Excessive traffic congestion negatively impacts the lives of residents countywide, but residents of the West End suffer substantially more than the average Miami-Dade County resident.I hope the rest of the County Commission can support him on this. Way to go Juan! But remember, building more/wider roads in like loosening your belt to lose weight. It doesn't address the issue.
With the issuing of this memorandum, I am respectfully urging the Administration and my colleagues on the Board of County Commissioners to support a building moratorium on new residential and commercial development in District 11 until we can develop a comprehensive plan that significantly alters the current path of the District.
No more development in the West End until traffic issues are addressed.
Sunday, April 10, 2016
Amen on the Horrific Traffic in Your District Commissioner Zapata. By Geniusofdespair
County Commissioner Juan Zapata is right that traffic is worst in his district. It is a nightmare. Here is what Commissioner Zapata is proposing: