Polling sites will open today in Miami-Dade for an election that might not actually come to pass. Yes, you can head to several early-voting sites beginning today to cast your ballot on the contentious Dolphin Stadium renovation referendum, but the election might end up just getting cancelled.
No one has ever accused Miami-Dade County and the State of Florida of being beacons of democracy at its finest, so it's really no surprise we find ourselves in a position of voting in an election that might not even be officially held.
That hasn't happened yet, and the legislative session ends May 3. So if the bill isn't passed by Friday, the election will be called off.
"We remain very confident as we head into the last week that the elected officials in Tallahassee will allow the voters in Miami-Dade County to have the final say in this matter, and we're looking forward to the referendum on May 14," team CEO Mike Dee said, according to the Huffington Post.