Entries by Laura Dominguez

Fund the Byron Carlyle

Three years ago, the Byron Carlyle Theater was deemed unsuitable for operations and shut down. Now, it’s at risk of being demolished. As your City Commissioner, I’ve always been a supporter of smart development that benefits our city and our residents. And the Byron Carlyle offers us a great opportunity to use a city asset […]

My statement on the City Commissioner’s race

I’ve had the honor to serve our community for nearly four years, and I am entirely focused on campaigning hard over the next two months to continue to earn the trust of our voters. Recently, a lawsuit was filed against my opponent in the race for Miami Beach City Commission, Group 2, claiming that he […]

We have an opponent

Dear Neighbors and Friends, Today, an opponent entered our race. While this raises the stakes of our campaign, it doesn’t change my priorities. I’m very proud of what we’ve accomplished together in the last four years. And my focus will remain on taking serious actions addressing the important issues facing Miami Beach. I’m ready to […]

Join me Tuesday, September 7 at 8:30 am

BREAKING NEWS: Mayor Philip Levine has endorsed my campaign! Happy Labor Day! As your Commissioner, I’ve made it my priority to work with unions across Miami Beach – and I’m humbled by their continued support. Enjoy the holiday – for those who continue to ensure Miami Beach runs smoothly and effectively, THANK YOU! Join us […]

Dramatically increasing public safety resources

BREAKING NEWS: Mark is proud to have again earned the support of community leader Frank Del Vecchio! The number one job of local government is maintaining and improving public safety. And as your City Commissioner, I’ve fought hard to keep our community safe. These efforts have been widely recognized in the community including the endorsement […]

Helping homeowners adapt to sea level rise

BREAKING NEWS: Mark is proud to again receive the SAVE endorsement! SAVE is recognized as South Florida’s longest serving organization dedicated to protecting the LGBTQ community against discrimination.    Sea level rise is a scientific fact and a real risk to South Florida — particularly for residents of Miami Beach. And as flooding continues to […]

My priorities for Miami Beach

For the past four years, I’ve been fighting for Miami Beach residents on the City Commission, working to enhance our public safety and improve our quality of life. I’m proud of what we’ve accomplished together; however, we clearly have more work ahead. Here are some of my priorities in my next term: My top priority […]

Reflecting on resiliency

Resiliency and climate change are critical issues for our community, and there’s no denying that we’re going to face significant challenges as we address flooding, rising sea levels, and hurricanes. I have faith that we can come together as a community to meet and overcome the difficulties that lie ahead for Miami Beach, which is […]

Miami Today Features Aris Papadopoulos in its Annual ‘Best of Miami’ Issue

MIAMI, June 9, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — Resilience Action Fund (RAF), a nonprofit organization dedicated to educating and guiding the public on creating more resilient homes and communities, announced today that it has been featured in the annual “Best of Miami” issue of Miami Today. This year’s theme, “Best of Miami in Recovery Mode,” highlighted the people, businesses and organizations who are setting the […]