A platting intake has been submitted by Resorts World Miami LLC and Miami-Dade County for the Monorail Transit Subdivision. The filing is in accordance with the proposal to connect Downtown Miami to Miami Beach via a monorail transit system crossing over via the MacArthur Causeway, which is currently in the development stages. The elevated trunkline would begin at Genting Group’s Herald Plaza development site, where Resorts World Miami is planned, and end at Washington Avenue and 5th Street in Miami Beach.
The Federal Aviation Administration has approved and cleared the way for three towers at the proposed location for Resorts World Miami, a $3 billion – 13.9-acre mixed-use gaming, hotel and entertainment development along the waterfront in Miami’s Omni District just south of Edgewater. According to to the approval letters, the three structures are approved to rise 642-feet, 643-feet and 645-feet from the ground up, or 649-feet above sea level.