The owner of the University of Miami Life Science and Technology Park has requested county funding to support a $112.1 million expansion with a mixed-use hotel and innovation center. . . . Wexford Miami said it would partner with the non-profit American Communities Trust to develop a community engagement program and education area residents.
The expansion of the UM Life Science and Technology Park would have a shared lobby with a micro food market of local vendors, restaurant, café and daycare center; a 90,000-square-foot innovation event and workspace; 53,000 square feet of office space; and a 148-key hotel with related amenities.