The Port of Miami is the cruise capital of the world with more than 1,000 cruise ships per day and over 1.5 million passengers per year. Last year, more than 5,500 calls were made to the port, and in the first half of this year alone, there were almost 2,200, according to the port's website.
Since 1963, when Fort Meyers Station was closed, Collier County has been added to the Miami Station jurisdiction. Lee County was expanded in 2005 to include Fort Myers Station and the Port of Miami.
Dania's current, non-continuous city boundaries were caused by the area being chosen to remain part of the City of Hollywood. The Dania Beach boundaries are the result of an agreement between Dade, Broward, Lee and Collier counties. Dade, Broward and Lee counties (Colliers) are a stretch of land that spans 635 miles of coastline.
When Harvey hit the Texas coast, the National Flood Program insured more than $1.2 billion in damage to homes and businesses in the region. Private insurers paid out $900,000 in claims for just over 1,700 flood damages, worth nearly $8 billion, according to the National Flood Insurance Program. The payouts included $7.5 million for property damage in Dania Beach, $2.4 million in Collier County and $3.8 million each in Broward and Lee counties, spokesman John Mills said.
After the storm, 60 percent of the damage came from the temperate zone, but Wright said storms did not always follow the outlines of flood maps. Wright blames hurricane tracking maps in part for the problem, which can mislead homeowners about the actual risk. If homeowners in Florida are likely to rely on flood maps to decide whether to buy insurance, check your driving license instead. The law requires homeowners with government-backed mortgages and other types of mortgages to purchase insurance.
In the Appropriates Act of 1925, Congress expanded the scope of Border Patrol activity to the Coast Guard, and the number of Border Patrol agents on the Florida coast has continued to rise significantly. Staff have been increased to combat the growing smuggling of aircraft from Cuba. Preventing illegal departures of private aircraft "there are primary concerns attributed to Cuba's proximity to the Bahamas, but there is no direct link between the presence of US Customs and Border Protection personnel in Florida and illegal smuggling.
The Dania Beach Station is located on the peninsula in southern Florida bordering Palm Beach County, Broward County and Miami-Dade County. Greater South Florida, which had 5,564,635 people at the 2010 census, is the second largest city in the United States after New York City. According to the US Customs and Border Protection (CBP), more than 1.5 million illegal immigrants from Cuba are eligible to enter the United States. Cubans and other law-breakers are further burdened by the potential for illegal entry.
In 2000, the median income of a city household was $34,125, and for families $37,405, according to the 2010 Census. In 2010, the median family income in Dania Beach, with a population of 5,564,635 and a median income of $35,842, was $27,921 and $39,743, respectively.
In 2000, 21.4% lived with a child under 18, 16.1% were 65 years or older and 34.9% were a married couple living together. In 2010, the population was distributed among all income levels: 46.0% were non-family, 14.2% were family households, 12.5% were single parents and 14% were married couples. Of these families, 34% of female households and 28.3% of male households were below the poverty line, including 14% of female households without children under 18 and 10.6% of households with children over 16, according to the 2010 Census. Among men - only families in Dania Beach in 2010 and 2000 were married, 22.8% and 18.7% respectively, in terms of both income and number of children in the household, while 14% and 1% had a housekeeper without a husband, respectively.
The area formerly assigned to Homestead Border Patrol Station was assigned as Miami Station in 1966, after the Homestead closed. The only US Customs and Border Protection (CBP) station is located at the intersection of I-95 and I / 595 in Dania Beach.
The American Maritime Officers are headquartered in Dania Beach, as are the main daily newspaper and the only hand-rolled cigar store in South Florida.
With eleven years of experience in the insurance industry, our goal as an agency is to build long-term relationships with our customers. We also want to make sure that we educate our customers before they sell their policies and make sure they understand what they are buying. I am fluent in English, Spanish and Portuguese, which gives me a great insight into the people who help us with insurance issues.
I grew up in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada and moved to Hollywood with my parents in 1979. I have been in the Fort Lauderdale - Dania beach area for many years now. I am based in Hollywood and Danias and am now a member of the board of trustees of the Broward County Board of Education (BOCA). Olsen Middle School is the local public middle school, and South Browards High School in neighboring Hollywood, Florida, serves the area. In high school, I met some of my first black students at the first black - only black - school in Florida.