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  • Honor Flight Information for WWII Veterans

    Honor Flight South Florida is looking for WWII Veterans who have not had the opportunity to participate in an honor flight to give each of these extraordinary veterans a chance to visit his/her memorial in Washington D.C. The next Honor Flight will depart from MIA on Saturday, October 8th. The flight is free of charge for each WWII Veteran. For more information, click here.

  • Proposed Village Charter Amendments and Annexation Question

    At the July 11 Council Meeting, the Village Council adopted Resolution 2016-56 relating to the proposed Village Charter Amendments and Annexation Question with the adopted ballot language to be placed on the ballot and submitted to the electors.

  • Village Gets Final Approval of $7.5 Million Grant

    Palmetto Bay received final approval of its multi-million dollar grant award from the County Commission yesterday.  Grant funds will be used toward the transformation of Franjo Road and other infrastructure improvements in the future downtown area.  See the press release and conceptual photoPosted 7/20/16

  • SEPT 25 - 4th Annual Bridal Expo

    Join us for our 4th Annual Bridal Expo on Saturday, September 25 from 5-8 pm at the stunning Thalatta Estate. Each year, the Bridal Expo attracts top notch vendors to meet all your needs for a special event while you enjoy Thalatta Estate on the beautiful Biscayne Bay. For more information or if you would like to participate as a vendor, please click here.

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  • VILLAGE MEETINGS & EVENTS

    AUG 01-05 - radKIDS: Register your child for safety edu. course, Coral Reef Elem. Cafeteria, 9-11 am
    AUG 02 - Sunshine Meeting: Regarding upcoming Village events, Village Hall, 5 pm
    AUG 02 - Education Advisory Committee: Share input at committee meeting, Village Hall, 6:30 pm
    AUG 02 - Zoning Workshop: Wksp will be held in Maria Montessori Room, 14850 SW 67 Ave, 6:30 pm
    AUG 03 - COW Workshop: Participate in Committee of the Whole workshop, Village Hall, 6 pm
    AUG 03 - Town Hall Meeting: Share input at budget workshop, Village Hall, 7pm
    AUG 03 - Special Council Meeting: Participate in Special Council Meeting, Village Hall, 8 pm
    AUG 07 - Purple Heart City Proclamation Ceremony: Click here for info, 16401 SW 90 Avenue, 1 pm
    AUG 10 - Town Hall Meeting: Re traffic calming for area of SW 148 Street, Village Hall, 7 pm
    AUG 12 - Date Night: Register here for our sushi rolling class, Thalatta Estate, 7:30pm
    AUG 13 - Back to School Bash: Register here for back to school giveaways, PB Park, 10am - 12pm
    AUG 17 - Dr. Feldman Back To School: Come meet your school board member, Village Hall, 1-2:30 pm
    AUG 22 - Veteran's Park Advisory Committee: Share input at meeting, 16401 SW 90 Avenue, 7 pm
    AUG 26 - School's In Session Carnival: Celebrate the start of school, Coral Reef Park, 2-5 pm
    SEPT 10 - CPR Non-Certification Course: Click here for info, Feller Comm. Room @ Ludovici Park, 9am
    SEPT 12 - Special Council Meeting: First Budget Hearing for FY 16-17 Budget, Village Hall, 7 pm
    SEPT 12 - Regular Council Meeting: Participate in our monthly Council Meeting, Village Hall, 7pm
    SEPT 14 - PB Partnership: Share input at committee meeting, Feller Comm. Room @ Ludovici, 6:30 pm
    SEPT 22 - CPR Non-Certification Course: Click here for info, Feller Comm. Room @ Ludovici Park, 6pm
    SEPT 25 - Bridal Expo: Join us for our 4th Annual Bridal Expo. Click here for info, Thalatta Estate, 5-8 pm
     

     

    VILLAGE NEWS

    MDC Elections is Seeking Poll Workers ... Miami-Dade County Elections is actively recruiting poll workers for the remainder of the 2016 election season. For more information, please click here. Posted 7/27/16

    Spend Your Summer in Palmetto Bay ... Online registration for Camp Palmetto Bay & Tennis Summer Camp is still open. Check out the camp flyer, parent survival guide, and calendar of events for camp dates, locations, fees and camp program information. Posted 7/27/16

    The 2016 Back-to-School Sales Tax Holiday ... This year's tax holiday runs from August 5 through August 7, 2016. During this sales tax holiday period, Florida law directs that no sales tax or local option tax will be collected on purchases of clothing, footwear, and certain accessories selling for $60 or less per item, and certain school supplies selling for $15 or less per item. For more information, click here. Posted 7/25/16

    The Deering Estate Announces Blue Star Museums Participation ... The program is a collaboration among the National Endowment for the Arts, Blue Star Families, the Department of Defense, and more than 2,000 museums across America to offer free admission to the nation’s active duty military personnel including National Guard and Reserve and their families now through Labor Day, Sept. 5. Read more. Posted 7/25/16

    SFWMD: No Tax Increase for Sixth Consecutive Year ... The South Florida Water Management District (SFWMD) Governing Board this month continued its commitment to reduce the tax burden on South Florida property owners for a sixth consecutive year. Read more. Posted 7/25/16

    Budget Workshop ... On Tuesday, July 19, the Village held its second Budget Workshop, focusing primarily on user fees, for this budget season. Click here to view the presentation. Posted 7/22/16

    Dogs of Summer Special Thanks...Thank you to everyone who participated in the tri-city and county dog training and adoption event this past Saturday at Coral Reef Park and particularly to our neighboring cities of Pinecrest and Cutler Bay and to our Commissioner Levine Cava for making this possible.  Posted 7/18/16

    Styrofoam Ban ... Due to its negative impact on the environment, the Palmetto Bay Council passed Ordinance 2016-10 prohibiting the sale or use of expanded polystyrene (styrofoam) by Village contractors. More recently, the Board of County Commissioners declared that styrofoam products in all county parks, marinas, and beaches will be banned starting in the Summer of 2017.  Posted 7/14/16

    SFWMD Continues Actions to Address Blue-Green Algae ... Since Gov. Rick Scott declared a state of emergency because of blue-green algal blooms in South Florida waterways, the South Florida Water Management District has been pursuing actions to address the impact of the blooms. Read more. Posted 7/14/16

    radKIDS Skills Save Child from Possible Abductor ... In South Jordan, Utah, a child was able to escape an abduction by using his radKIDS physical skills. Over 150 children have been able to successfully escape an attempted abduction using their radKIDS knowledge. Presently, the Palmetto Bay Policing Unit is the only unit in Miami-Dade County offering this safety course. If you are interested in finding out more information about the Palmetto Bay Policing Unit's upcoming radKIDS course, please call 305-278-4000.  Posted 7/12/16

    Golf Cart Safety...In the wake of the recent golf cart accident where children were injured, Mayor Flinn would like to remind everyone of how important it is to follow safety and traffic rules when operating a golf cart.  Palmetto Bay has a Golf Cart Ordinance detailing the requirements for all golf carts in the Village.  Our prayers are with the families of the children involved and we all hope for a speedy and full recovery.  Please be mindful that the accident is still under investigation.  Posted 7/5/16

    Zika Flash Report #5 ... The Miami-Dade County Emergency Operations Center has issued Flash Report #5 regarding the Zika Virus. Click here to read the full report.  Posted 7/5/16

    Office of Emergency Management Survey ... The resident survey from the Miami-Dade Office of Emergency Management is still open.  The purpose of the survey is to better understand the emergency evacuation and disaster preparedness needs of county residents. All completed surveys are eligible for a prize drawing.  Take survey here. Posted 7/5/16- Updated 7/15/16

    Residents: Beware of IRS Scam ... Should you receive a United States Treasury scam telephone call or if you believe that you have been a victim of an IRS Impersonation Scam, please click here to report it.  Posted

    Mayor Flinn wants you to know: “Yes, we have alligators in our SFWMD canals” ... Mayor Flinn responds to some concerns by providing information concerning alligators that periodically are found in our community canals.  You can read his blog post from June 16, 2016, which has informational links and a Guide on living with Alligators. Posted 6/17/16

    Miami Dade County Hurricane Guide ... Miami Dade County is offering great resources and informational links to help residents remain prepared during Hurricane Season. Posted 6/9/16

     

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