MIAMI (CBSMiami) – A brand new effort in Miami-Dade County to make parks safer.
Over the previous a number of months, gun violence has claimed the lives of a number of younger kids in South Florida, a few of them at or close to parks.
On Monday, Miami-Dade County Mayor Daniella Levine Cava was at Gwyn Cherry Park the place a brand new initiative to maintain youngsters safer was introduced.
“Gun violence in these communities is actually a public well being emergency. It has taken too many lives, too many treasured younger folks’s lives, as properly,” she stated. “And the zip code and the neighborhood the place you reside mustn’t decide how one can reside a protected and wholesome life.”
The mayor added that every one residents are entitled and deserve a protected place to take pleasure in.