Miami-Dade Mayor Daniella Levine Cava Declares Affordability Crisis, Announces Urgent Solutions


MIAMI ( April 07, 2022 ) — 

On Friday, April 8, Miami-Dade Mayor Daniella Levine Cava will address the affordability crisis in Miami-Dade County with actions her administration is taking to deal with the crisis. The housing market in South Florida has become out of reach for many residents. Rents have increased over 30% in the last year, stifling economic development and placing strains on the ability of local businesses to find and retain workers. The mayor will also announce an executive directive, as well as additional funding for residents experiencing rent hikes.Who:Miami-Dade County Mayor Daniella Levine Cava
Dr. Michael Liu, Director of Public Housing and Community Services
Eulois Cleckley, Director and CEO of Transportation and Public Works
Lourdes M. Gomez, AICP, Director of Regulatory and Economic Resources
Alex Muñoz, Director of Internal Services
Cynthia Everett, Assistant Director of Community Action and Human ServicesWhat:Announcement of affordability crisis
Launch of mayor’s executive directive
Announcement of additional funds for residents that are extremely rent burdenedWhen:April 08, 2022 — 11:00 a.m.Where:Stephen P. Clark Government Center
111 NW 1st Street
29th Floor
Miami, FL 33128