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This Week in South Florida: Daniella Levine Cava

Daniella Levine Cava has been the Mayor of Miami-Dade County for barely six months and for her, and residents, it’s been a whirlwind.
Daniella Levine Cava has been the Mayor of Miami-Dade County for barely six months and for her, and residents, it’s been a whirlwind.

PEMBROKE PARK, Fla. – Daniella Levine Cava has been the Mayor of Miami-Dade County for barely six months and for her, and residents, it’s been a whirlwind.

First, the pandemic.

Getting vaccine into the county and into the arms of those who live here, trying to enforce mask and distancing regulations as Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis pushed back.

She has also been trying to restart the cruise industry.

Now the mayor is stepping forward with a plan to reduce gun violence.

She joined This Week in South Florida hosts Glenna Milberg and Michael Putney to discuss, and their conversation can be seen at the top of this page.


About the Authors:

Glenna Milberg joined Local 10 News in September 1999 to report on South Florida's top stories and community issues. She also serves as co-host on Local 10's public affairs broadcast, "This Week in South Florida."

Michael Putney came to Local 10 in 1989 to become senior political reporter and host of "This Week In South Florida with Michael Putney." He is Local 10's senior political reporter.