Car Free Miami Beach

Car Free Miami Beach
Keeping an eye on local politics and upcoming votes and discussions on biking, walking, and public transit policy in Miami Beach – so you don't have to.
Created 14 Jul 2021
  • 🌎 A Car-Free Stroll Around The World
    23 Nov 2021 • 1 min read
    "If you plant roads, you will harvest traffic" Lord Mayor of Munich, 1972 Cities worldwide are rethinking how they use their urban space and creating more environmentally friendly streets focused on p...
  • ☀️ Transforming Miami Beach, a New Beginning for a New Commission
    12 Nov 2021 • 4 min read
    It’s a new dawn, and we are so close to having a newly elected board of city commissioners. Runoff elections for Group 1 and Group 3 commissioners are scheduled for next Tuesday, November 16. Early vo...
  • 💩 Miami Beach Is Reopening Ocean Drive to Cars
    29 Oct 2021 • 2 min read
    In 45 days Ocean Drive will be reopening to cars, following an impromptu vote that took place on Wednesday during what should have been a discussion item at City Commission. The vote happened on the s...
  • 🚘 Miami Beach Is Being Sued
    18 Oct 2021 • 1 min read
    Breaking (and unsurprising) news – the Suits are filing a lawsuit. The City of Miami Beach is getting sued by the Nakash family to bring cars back to Ocean Drive. Click here to check out this weekend’...
  • 💥 Here’s Who We’re Voting for in the Local Elections!
    13 Oct 2021 • 1 min read
    We’ve made our choice and will be casting our ballots for these candidates… MAYOR • Dan Gelber GROUP 1 • Kristen Rosen Gonzalez GROUP 2 • Mark Samuelian GROUP 3 • Mike Barrineau Wondering why them? Em...
  • 👀 We Asked, They Answered! Check Out Our Candidate Questionnaire!
    04 Oct 2021 • 23 min read
    Check out our questionnaire below to see what the Mayoral and Commission candidates have to say about the future of mobility in Miami Beach. CLICK HERE TO VIEW A SAMPLE BALLOT October 4 (Today!) → Dea...
  • 👔 The Suits vs. The People – A Workshop Recap (Ocean Drive Edition)
    01 Oct 2021 • 7 min read
    Last week, the City of Miami Beach held a workshop to discuss the future of Ocean Drive and Washington Ave – click here to watch the whole meeting. Turnout was big (both virtually and in-person), and ...
  • 🥊 The Fight for Walkable South Beach
    21 Sep 2021 • 1 min read
    QUICK LINKS → Click here to tune in to the Commission Workshop on Thursday at 3PM → Click here to add a reminder to your calendar → Scroll down for more details Ocean Drive, September 2021 Two of Miam...
  • 🍾 Voids, Mistakes, DUIs! A Commission Recap (in GIFs!)
    16 Sep 2021 • 5 min read
    Last Thursday, Miami Beach held a special commission meeting to discuss crime on Ocean Drive. Luckily, no action was taken, and commissioners have agreed to wait until next Thursday’s Ocean Drive and ...
  • 🦹 It's a Bird... It's a Plane... It's SuperCAR!
    07 Sep 2021 • 2 min read
    A special city commission will be held this Thursday to discuss crime -and possibly take action- on Ocean Drive. Details below. A horrendous murder occurred on Ocean Drive two weeks ago, a man was sho...
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