A Broward landmark, the Hurricane Rollercoaster is no more. The Hurricane was the tallest wooden amusement ride in the State of Florida. The demolition is the first step in the construction of a 102 acre shopping center named Dania Pointe. The project's first phase is expected to open in the fall of 2017 and encompasses 35 acres.

Thursday, 17 March 2016 16:14

March First Friday Recap

On March fourth South Florida AGC Members gathered for the first, South Florida AGC First Friday Luncheon. Over sixty members of the construction community were in attendance to hear City of Miami Commissioner Francis Suarez discuss Transportation in South Florida and what projects are most likely to be seen in the future.

Congratulations to South Florida AGC Member Coastal Construction on their being selected to build the $2 billion Miami World Center project.

The South Florida AGC's, First Friday Luncheon provides members of the construction community with a forum to create or reinforce existing relationships with other professionals while learning about timely issues affecting the industry. This month we will be at Ft. Lauderdale's Boatyard restaurant. Join us for cocktails, conversation and content!

Congratulations to South Florida AGC Member Coastal Construction on their being selected to build the $2 billion Miami World Center project. The developers broke ground on phase-one of the retail component and on the sixty-story Paramount Miami Worldcenter Condominium.

2016 Regular Session of the Florida Legislature - This week the legislative session passed the half-way mark. Both chambers spent a considerable amount of time debating their respective budget proposals on the floor and are now postured to conference.

The links below detail the Miami Dade Green Building Expedited Plan Review Program.

The South Florida Chapter of Associated General Contractors of America is happy to announce the hiring of Carlos Carrillo as Executive Director. Mr. Carrillo comes to us after spending the past five years as Miami-Dade Regional Vice President for Associated Builders & Contractors Florida East Coast Chapter.

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