We don’t need any national studies to tell us Miami has terrible traffic. We know this firsthand… and even though we are all stuck in the gridlock, studies show that women, mothers in particular, are the ones most affected by the long commutes. We met with a group of South Florida moms to find out why.
Florida law requires drivers stay at least three feet from bike riders who share the road. Break the buffer and get ticketed. But with Lee County being one of those most dangerous in the country for riders, you think there would be more tickets. Surprisingly, there aren’t many.
In court papers, lead law firm Jones Day and others that helped Detroit navigate its historic debt restructuring made a case—at the request of U.S. Bankruptcy Judge Steven Rhodes—for why their hourly billing rates and final tab are reasonable. Officials at Jones Day, who pointed out they had already cut $17.7 million from their tab, defended the $53.7 million in fees charged for roughly 17 months’ work.