first_imgZoning bylaws for adult entertainment establishments aren’t defined as such in our city, instead being placed under the liquor establishment umbrella, which is defined as “a development where the primary purpose is to sell liquor. Typical uses include but are not limited to beverage rooms, cocktail lounge, cabarets, nightclubs and neighbourhood pubs.”Liquor establishments are permitted in parts of the downtown core, general commercial and service commercial areas, which the city sees as a potential conflict given the varied uses within these zones.City staff is now seeking direction for council to review, define and establish suitable separation in potential locations for adult entertainment.- Advertisement -The city is now be holding off on distributing development permits, building permits, and business licenses for adult entertainment establishments until the amendment is completed.City staff is working on a full report outlining options for council.last_img read more

first_imgNORTHWEST MIAMI-DADE, FLA. (WSVN) – Publix has donated over $2 million to 74 nonprofit organizations across South Florida.All the money was raised through their Food for All fundraiser, a three-week campaign that runs every November asking customers to add an extra $1, $3 or $5 to their bill.The company said this year was more important than any other year.“A lot of the organizations receiving funding here today have special missions that are dedicated towards food and hunger, homelessness prevention and also disaster relief and recovery after Hurricane Irma,” said Publix spokesperson Nicole Krauss.Food for All is a part of Making Change, a charitable organization Publix has partnered with since 1988.Copyright 2019 Sunbeam Television Corp. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.last_img read more