NAVIGATION

April 28, 2016

Politics

Succeeding Raul Martinez

| 1/1/2006

Julio Robaina
Julio Robaina
Editor's Note: This is a corrected photo

In a landslide vote, Julio Robaina has been elected mayor of Hialeah, succeeding Raul Martinez, who stepped down after nearly 25 years as chief executive of this Cuban-American stronghold. Hialeah is Florida's fifth-largest city, with a population of more than 210,000. Robaina, a longtime city council member, is considered a protégé of the widely popular Martinez.


Julio Robaina
Julio Robaina
Editor's Note: This is a corrected photo

In a landslide vote, Julio Robaina has been elected mayor of Hialeah, succeeding Raul Martinez, who stepped down after nearly 25 years as chief executive of this Cuban-American stronghold. Hialeah is Florida's fifth-largest city, with a population of more than 210,000. Robaina, a longtime city council member, is considered a protégé of the widely popular Martinez.Julio Robaina
Editor's Note: This is a corrected photo

In a landslide vote, Julio Robaina has been elected mayor of Hialeah, succeeding Raul Martinez, who stepped down after nearly 25 years as chief executive of this Cuban-American stronghold. Hialeah is Florida's fifth-largest city, with a population of more than 210,000. Robaina, a longtime city council member, is considered a protégé of the widely popular Martinez

Tags: Miami-Dade

Digital Access

DIRECT DIGITAL ACCESS
Add digital to your current subscription, purchase a single digital issue, or start a new subscription to Florida Trend.

TABLE OF CONTENTS
An overview of the features and articles in this month's issue of Florida Trend.

ACCESS THIS ISSUE »

Florida Business News

Florida Trend Video Pick

Curbing food misrepresentation
Curbing food misrepresentation

Florida's Agriculture Commissioner Wednesday said the state needs to better understand the definition of "Fresh from Florida," and more thoroughly police the claims restaurateurs make to customers.

Earlier Videos | Viewpoints@FloridaTrend

Ballot Box

Do you think Gov. Scott and members of his cabinet will come to an agreement on the state insurance commissioner appointment on Friday?

  • Yes
  • Maybe by Monday, May 2
  • No, and -- we should accept outgoing Insurance Commissioner Kevin McCarty's offer to stay on until they can find a replacement

See Results

Ballot Box
Subscribe