Pembroke Pines Commission Cancels Fire/EMS/Water Contract, Creating Roadblock for ICE Jail
Well, Pines government pretty much agrees.
Planners and lawyers at the Corrections Corporation of America are going to show up for work this morning with a significant task ahead of them: figuring out how to provide water, sewer, and emergency services to the ICE detention facility they want to build in Southwest Ranches. They were counting on Pembroke Pines, which last year signed a pretty hefty contract to provide those services -- including a clause to provide more than a million bucks' worth of water, which one commissioner said she didn't know she had voted on.
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