Jordan helps usher in new era at Sun Life Stadium
PHOTOs COURTESY OF MIAMI-DADE COUNTY
Leaders throughout Miami-Dade County recently assembled at Sun Life Stadium in Miami Gardens to witness the beginning of a major renovation of the Miami Dolphins’ home. Sporting hard hats and protective gear, public officials, community leaders and Miami’s business elite came out to celebrate the groundbreaking of this sports arena, which officials hope will attract future Super Bowl games and collegiate championships. Above: Construction workers begin moving seats and preparing to upgrade the Miami Dolphins’ home turf. Right: Commissioner Barbara Jordan, Miami Dolphins President & CEO Tom Garfinkel, Dolphins Owner Stephen Ross, and Miami-Dade County Mayor Carlos Gimenez sport hard hats as they tour Sun Life Stadium and witness the upgrades currently underway. According to the Miami Dolphins administration, conservative estimates indicate the stadium modernization project will bring at least 4,000 good paying jobs to Miami-Dade County.