Voters Guide to the 2020 Election and Miami Beach Ballot Initiatives

Susan Askew
Susan Askew

Voters Guide to the 2020 Election and Miami Beach Ballot Initiatives:

Six local questions on the ballot this year

Voters in Miami Beach, in addition to national, state, and county elections, will also decide on six ballot initiatives, three of which pertain to a proposal to develop and upgrade the Miami Beach Marina. Also on the ballot, three FAR (Floor Area Ratio) questions including one related to a proposed expansion of the Wolfsonian Museum.

What you need to know….

Important Dates

Deadline to register: October 5
Register here

Early voting: October 19 through November 1 from 7 am to 7 pm

Election Day: Tuesday, November 3
Polling sites open 7 am to 7 pm

Schedule and details from the City of Miami Beach 2020 Voters Guide
Find it here in English and Spanish
How, where, when to vote

There are many ways to vote this year based on your comfort level during the COVID pandemic. Details here
Local ballot questions

Miami Beach voters will be asked to weigh in on six ballot questions:

Miami Beach Marina (Questions 1, 2, and 3)

Reconstruction of original floor plates w/in interior of historic buildings (Question 4)

Wolfsonian Expansion (Question 5)
Excluding certain areas of a building from calculation of “floor area” (Question 6)


Sample Ballot: Miami-Dade County

Click here to see the sample ballot which includes the national, state and county races and ballot questions.

Sample Ballot: City of Miami Beach

The only items on the ballot specific to Miami Beach are the six ballot questions but if you want to see the ballot, click here.