Defunct and relocated teams During the 1904 gubernatorial race the strongest candidate Napoleon Bonaparte Broward promoted draining the Everglades He called the future of South Florida the "Empire of the Everglades" Soon after his successful election he began work to "drain that abominable pestilence-ridden swamp" and pushed the Florida legislature to form a group of commissioners to oversee reclamation of flooded lands in 1907 they established the Everglades Drainage District and began to study how to build the most effective canals and how to fund them Governor Broward ran for the U.S Senate in 1908 but lost Broward was paid by land developer Richard J Bolles to tour the state to promote drainage Elected to the Senate in 1910 Broward died before he could take office Land in the Everglades was being sold for $15 an acre a month after Broward died Meanwhile Henry Flagler continued to build railway stations at towns as soon as the populations warranted them, Community involvement 1.8% Irish In 2010 6.9% of the population (1,269,765) considered themselves to be of only American ancestry (regardless of race or ethnicity) Many of these were of English or Scotch-Irish descent; however their families have lived in the state for so long that they choose to identify as having "American" ancestry or do not know their ancestry in the 1980 United States census the largest ancestry group reported in Florida was English with 2,232,514 Floridians claiming that they were of English or mostly English American ancestry Some of their ancestry went back to the original thirteen colonies. The school district is currently being monitored by the Florida Department of Education due to having extremely low monetary reserves Since Carvalho's appointment reserves have increased from 0.5% to 1.3% of the operating budget; however this is well below the 5% recommended practice.; Future of the Everglades Demographics In 1957 North Dade Jr./Sr High School opened for grades seven through tenth grades As the years progressed the grades went higher until North Dade graduated its first class in 1960 After the class of 1966 it became a junior high school and it has remained so since junior high schools were phased out Also in this year Miami Dade Schools established the position of Security Assistant which would evolve into the Miami-Dade Public Schools Police Department.
Contents 4.1 Structure of county government 1890s: Fast growth and formation. . Downtown's largest and most popular parks are Bayfront Park Museum Park and Pace Park Bayfront Park is host to the free DWTWN Concert Series put on weekly in the park's amphitheater as well as various other annual events such as the Orange Drop for New Year's Bike Miami and the "America's Birthday Bash at Bayfront Park" for Independence Day Bayfront Park hosts many large outdoor concerts such as Warped Tour and Ultra Music Festival Formerly Bicentennial Park Museum Park has been redone and is now the site for new buildings for the Miami Art Museum and the Miami Science Museum. 3.7.2 Engineering Library Service Center 6.2 Police Department 3.2.3 Concourse G Miami Florida Business directory!