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Posted on: July 8, 2019

Code Compliance Master Hearing Schedule

The Code Compliance Division has a hearing every third Tuesday of every month excluding August and December. This hearing is for residents who have received citations for violations on their properties and have appealed the citations. Below is the calenda...
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Posted on: August 23, 2019

Mobility Hubs Survey

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The Village of Palmetto Bay was awarded a grant from the Miami-Dade Transportation Planning Organization to conduct a local area Strategic Miami Area Rapid Transit (SMART) Moves Study for the purpose of enhancing connectivity between the Village and the S...

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Posted on: August 24, 2019

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Posted on: August 23, 2019

Weather Update

The Miami-Dade County Office of Emergency Management is monitoring an area of low pressure east of the upper Keys.  Current location: 25°N / 79.5°W (Approximately 70 miles Southeast of Miami-Dade County)

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Posted on: August 22, 2019

Florida Power & Light to Offer Solar Option

 FPL is introducing "SolarTogether", a new voluntary solar program that it says will give FPL customers an alternate option to participate in solar energy, while earning bill credits that offset energy use and reduce bills.  Cl...
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Posted on: August 22, 2019

Swimming Advisories Issued in Miami Dade County

Click here to view the swimming advisory issued by the Miami-Dade County Department of Health:
It is recommended that you not swim at these locations at this time:
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Posted on: August 21, 2019

Mayor Interviews National Weather Service Meteorologist for Hurricane Preparedness

To help keep Palmetto Bay prepared for hurricane season, Mayor Karyn Cunningham chats with NWS Meteorologist Robert Molleda. To access the YouTube video interview, click here.

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Posted on: August 20, 2019

Blood Drive Coming to Village Hall

Take a few minutes of your day to donate blood on Friday, August 30th from 1 pm-3 pm. Participants to receive voucher for two free movie tickets and a sub sandwich. A wellness check-up is also included. 

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Posted on: August 20, 2019

Coyote Safety Tips from the FWC

While generally frightened of humans, coyotes are common in Florida and a Palmetto Bay family recently lost a pet to attack. The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission reminds us of these tips to help keep domestic animals safe. You can also wa...

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Posted on: August 19, 2019

Mayor Issues Statement on Coyotes

From Palmetto Bay Mayor Karyn Cunningham:“We’re so sorry that a Palmetto Bay family has lost its beloved pet to what appears to have been a coyote attack. We have reached out to the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission on ...

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Posted on: August 19, 2019

Movie and Panel Discussion

On Saturday, September 7th at 6 pm, St. Thomas Lutheran Church will screen the documentary, "How Berlin got the Blues”, about a clandestine unit in Berlin whose main protagonist was a Blues singer caught between the Wall of Communism and th...

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Posted on: August 17, 2019

Recreational Activities for Students

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Palmetto Bay is here to help, offering plenty of recreational, after-school and "no school day" activities for your children. Click on the VOPB Play-by-Play for all of the wonderful options for your youngsters!

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Posted on: August 8, 2019

Be Hurricane Ready!

Disaster Resources on the go. Download the FREE Ready Miami-Dade Mobile App. Prepare. Track. Recover

BE HURRICANE READY: Have up-to-the minute hurricane info with you at all times by downloading the FREE Ready Miami-Dade mobile app into your phone! #TeamPB #PBalwaysworkingforyou iOS: http://bit.ly/ReadyMDCiOSAndroid: ht...

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Posted on: August 7, 2019

Health Advisory

HEALTH ADVISORY: The Florida Department of Health in Miami-Dade County has issued an Advisory after a confirmed case of locally acquired Dengue. The Village of Palmetto Bay is taking proactive measures by placing mosquito repellent tablets in open drains....

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Posted on: August 7, 2019

GRAND OPENING: Wednesday at Jimmy John's Gourmet Sandwich Shop

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GRAND OPENING: Mayor Cunningham joined franchisee Wade Copeland at Jimmy John's Gourmet Sandwich shop on Wednesday, for a ribbon-cutting welcoming this new business to the Village of Palmetto Bay.  The store is located at 9823 Hibiscus St.
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Posted on: July 27, 2019

National Night Out/Movie Night

National Night Out, August 6! Festivities start at 6:30pm and movie starts at 8:30pm

Get to know members of the Palmetto Bay Policing Unit and enjoy some fun activities for the youngsters; a bounce house, bicycle helmet fittings and more will start at 6:30, then at 8:30, it's Beverly Hills Chihuahua 2. Be sure to bring lawn chairs/blanket...
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Posted on: August 3, 2019

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Posted on: August 2, 2019

August is Child Safety Month

The state of Florida says August is Child safety month and urges caution in school zones.

 FLHSMV is educating the public on all aspects of child safety in and around vehicles in conjunction with the Florida Department of Children and Families, Florida Department of Education, Florida Department of Transportation, Florida Sheriffs Ass...

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Posted on: August 1, 2019

Palmetto Bay Business Association

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Networking in Palmetto Bay: The rain didn't stop Village business folks from attending their monthly meeting of the Palmetto Bay Business Association today.

The guest speaker was Michael Finney, President and CEO of The Miami-Dade Beacon Council. He explai...

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Posted on: July 31, 2019

Special Council Meeting

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To access video from the 7/30/2018 meeting, please click here.

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Posted on: July 31, 2019

Local Planning Agency/Public Hearing

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Posted on: July 30, 2019

Special Council Meeting/DUV Planning Session #8 Video

To view the Special Council Meeting/DUV Planning Session #8 video from Monday, July 29th, please click here.

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Posted on: July 30, 2019

Budget Meeting Video

To view the Budget Meeting/Workshop Video from Monday, July 29th, please click here.

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Posted on: July 30, 2019

Tree Advisory Board Video

To view the Tree Advisory Board Video from Monday, July 29th, please click here.

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Posted on: July 29, 2019

Florida's Sales Tax Holiday

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This Friday: Get ready to shop! Florida’s back-to-school sales tax holiday will start August 2nd and run through Tuesday, August 6th.

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Posted on: July 26, 2019

Freebee Operational on Saturdays Too

Scooting around Palmetto Bay on Saturday?  Why use your car?  Get Freebee and enjoy a fun, FREE, battery-powered ride around town.  Download the app RIDE FREEBEE and you're all set. 
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Posted on: July 27, 2019

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Posted on: July 26, 2019

Construction Begins on SW 161 St & 162 St

Beginning Friday, 8/26: The Miami-Dade County Water and Sewer Department is starting construction to install new pipes at SW 161 ST & SW 162 ST BET SW 80 AVE & SW 78 AVE. This door hanger was delivered to all affected residents; any quest...
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Posted on: July 23, 2019

PLEASE DRIVE WITH CAUTION:

Maintenance work will begin on the obelisk sculpture in the traffic circle on 168th St. and 87th Avenue on Wednesday, July 24th.  Streets will NOT be closed, but drivers will see scaffolding in place within the basin. The work is expected to take...
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Posted on: July 22, 2019

Ribbon has been cut on Freebee

A ribbon-cutting and inaugural rides were the order of the day for the launch of "Freebee" at Palmetto Bay Park on Monday.

Mayor Cunningham was joined by Vice Mayor DuBois, Councilmembers Matson and Fiore, happy residents and Freebee founders in ...

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Posted on: July 21, 2019

Turkey Point Siren Testing

The Miami Dade Fire Dept. announces that FPL wll be conducting Turkey Point siren maintenance from 7/22 - 7/24 between the hours of 8 am 5:30 pm.
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Posted on: July 20, 2019

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Posted on: July 18, 2019

Tri-City Seniors Outing Underway

As part of an arrangement between the three municipalities, fans headed to Marlins Park from Village Hall after a sendoff from Mayor Karyn Cunningham.  This group is  enjoying a cool ride to the park as well as primo seats and lunch. &am...

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Posted on: July 16, 2019

Vice Mayor Condemns 'Baylink' Decision

In a press release this afternoon, Palmetto Bay Vice Mayor John Dubois condemns the county's "Baylink" decision at the expense of South Dade's transportation needs: Access it here

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Posted on: July 16, 2019

Hurricane Preparedness:

Street-by-Street Storm Drain Clean-up Now Underway: We are now on Zone  2 with two more to follow, which  occur on a weekly schedule. Already, the following streets have been cleared:
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Posted on: July 15, 2019

2019 Back-to-School Tax Free Holiday

During this sales tax holiday period, qualifying items will be exempt from tax including: certain school supplies selling for $15 or less per item; and clothing, footwear, and certain accessories selling for $60 or less per item; and computers and certain...
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Posted on: July 13, 2019

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Posted on: July 12, 2019

Turnpike Entrance Has New Configuration

From the Florida Department of Transportation: As part of the widening project on Florida’s Turnpike between Eureka Drive and Killian Parkway, the northbound Florida’s Turnpike entrance ramp from SW 117th Avenue/SW 152nd Street will op...
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Posted on: July 11, 2019

Mangowood Estates Honored

Let's hear it for Mangowood Estates! Their residents received congratulations and a proclamation from Mayor Cunningham and Council on July 4th for serving as models of pride and patriotism of our great country.

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Posted on: July 9, 2019

July 4th Crowds Set Record

An amazing night was had this July 4th, and the Village has many people to thank.  To access full details and some amazing photos from this year's "Independence Day Extravaganza" click here.
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Posted on: July 9, 2019

July Council Summary

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Posted on: July 8, 2019

Code Compliance Master Hearing Schedule

The Code Compliance Division has a hearing every third Tuesday of every month excluding August and December. This hearing is for residents who have received citations for violations on their properties and have appealed the citations. Below is the calenda...
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Posted on: July 5, 2019

PARTIAL CLOSURE OF FRANJO ROAD TO BEGIN THIS WEEK

Phase 2 of the Franjo Rd. reconstruction project is tentatively set to begin on July 10th, 2019.  It will include the closure of Franjo Rd. from SW 180th St to US 1 for a period of 100 days or until October 16, 2019

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Posted on: July 6, 2019

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Posted on: July 3, 2019

Franjo Road Update

Phase 2 of the Franjo Rd. reconstruction project is underway as of  July 10th, 2019.  It includes the closure of Franjo Rd. from SW 180th St to US 1 for a period of 100 days or until October 16, 2019

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Posted on: July 1, 2019

DUV Mixed-Use Public Outreach Meeting

On Wednesday, July 10th at 7 pm at Village Hall, i3 Interests LLC, the selected proposer of a downtown mixed-use development project will be holding a community public outreach meeting, and seeking input.

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Posted on: April 10, 2019

Palmetto Bay Website Compliance

The Village of Palmetto Bay is committed to ensuring accessibility of its website to people with disabilities, and is actively working to increase the accessibility and usability of the website to all users.

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Posted on: June 29, 2019

Your Village at Work

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Posted on: June 18, 2019

FPL Franchise Fees Presentation

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Posted on: June 25, 2019

Palmetto Bay Educator Honored

June 24th 2019 was declared Dr. Bill Butler Day in Palmetto Bay! A surprise proclamation was bestowed on this distinguished 93-year old gentleman, who has lived in the Village for 50 years. Dr. Butler spent 33 years as Director of Student Affairs at the ...

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Posted on: June 19, 2019

Passport Services

Due to high passport workload levels this summer, the U.S. Department of State has advised that the processing time for routine service is now 6 to 8 weeks. The processing time for expedited service remains at 2 to 4 weeks. Applicants wishing to expedite ...

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Posted on: June 18, 2019

Short Term Enforcement Presentation

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Posted on: June 18, 2019

Medical Marijuana Regulation Presentation

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Posted on: June 18, 2019

FPL Line Clearing/Trimming

A notice from FPL: Third Quarter 2019 planned maintenance line clearing includes certain neighborhoods of Pametto Bay. The trimming of these circuits is scheduled to start soon. Please see attached boundary map for your reference. 

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Posted on: June 18, 2019

Florida Automated Vehicles Program

Did you know? The Florida Department of Transportation has an online home for the Florida Automated Vehicles (FAV) program. The FAV initiative is helping to educate the public by engaging stakeholders, developing research and pilot projects, and creating ...
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Posted on: June 18, 2019

Miami-Dade TPO Update

The Miami-Dade County Transportation Planning Organization has issued updates and long-term planning on MDX and expressway projects in their recent newsletter; details here.
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Posted on: June 17, 2019

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Posted on: June 12, 2019

County to Install New Water Main

The Miami-Dade Water and Sewer Department has informed our Public Services Department that preliminary design is underway for the installation of 1,349 linear feet of 8-inch water main along SW 88th PL between SW 178th St and 181st Terrace.  We w...
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Posted on: June 12, 2019

Mayor Cunningham Featured

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Posted on: June 11, 2019

IBus Metrorail Shuttle One-Year Anniversary

Hard to believe, but already a year has passed since launching our successful IBus Shuttle program.  Each day, two shuttles traverse from Holy Rosary St. Richard's Catholic Church to the Metrorail Dadeland South Station, offering riders a conveni...
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Posted on: May 14, 2019

MDFR Chief Retiring

Transfer of Command Ceremony is Friday morning AT 10 am  for Dave Downey.  Watch LIVE 👉http://bit.ly/2Hfno9I 
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Posted on: April 29, 2019

Fantastic Turnout

FANTASTIC TURNOUT for our first "Serve with the Mayor/Street-by-Street" Volunteer Day on Saturday.  Folks lent a hand to paint the brick wall along 184th St., and to wash/paint the home of a local veteran. In addition, Mayor Cunningham ...
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Posted on: April 24, 2019

Volunteer Opportunities

Starting this Saturday in Palmetto Bay, we will be hosting quarterly  projects  that will allow us to serve together as a community and assist those in the Village who need a helping hand. On Saturday the 27th, join us for our first &quo...

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Posted on: April 18, 2019

Notice Regarding Former FPL Property

We'd like to let residents know of developments regarding the 71-acre property at SW 67th Avenue and SW 152nd Street in Palmetto Bay.  On Wednesday, April 17, 2019 the owner of the property, Yacht Club by Luxcom, withdrew an application for resid...

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Posted on: April 17, 2019

An Exciting Announcement for Seniors:

Starting in May, an entire schedule of Senior Programs will be offered at the historic, newly renovated Perrine Community House at Palmetto Bay. Classes include Floral arranging, Tempo Technology, Knitting, Art Classes, a Domino Tournament, and of course,...

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Posted on: April 16, 2019

Councilmember for a Day

Join District 1 Councilmember Patrick Fiore on April 27th, the last Saturday morning of the month and traverse the village while discussing areas of concern in Palmetto Bay. Please contact him at Pfiore@Palmettobay-fl.gov for details. 

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Posted on: April 15, 2019

Your Village at Work

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Posted on: April 8, 2019

Engine Push-in Ceremony Today

Join us at MDFR station #50 as we welcome a new fire truck to Palmetto Bay.  The ceremonial "Push-in" will take place at the station, 9798 E. Hibiscus St., adjacent to Village Hall. 3 pm.
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Posted on: April 9, 2019

SEA LEVEL RISE WORKSHOP AT DEERING ESTATE:

SEA LEVEL RISE WORKSHOP AT DEERING ESTATE: Miami-Dade County will host a series of public workshops where members of the public will have the opportunity to express their views concerning the social, environmental and economic impacts of sea level rise. L...
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Posted on: April 8, 2019

Education Advisory Board Meeting Live Streaming

A recording of today's meeting (Monday, 04-08-2019) can be seen on our website.
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Posted on: April 8, 2019

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Posted on: April 8, 2019

New Fire Engine Gets the "All Hands on Deck" Treatment

MDFR Station 50 in Palmetto Bay welcomed a new fire truck with a traditional push-in today. Yes, the unit was literally pushed in by hand by everyone who gathered, just like they did with the old horse-drawn fire units years and years ago! Fire Chief Dave...
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Posted on: April 8, 2019

Coffee with a Cop

Join members of the Palmetto Bay Policing Unit this Wednesday from 8 am - 10 am at Panera Bread, 13743 S. Dixie Hwy from 8 am to 10 am. Have a cup of coffee and chat one on one about issues of concern. #TeamPB
 
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Posted on: April 4, 2019

FRIDAY, 4/5/2019 VILLAGE HALL HOURS UPDATE

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Village Hall will be open today from 11 am until 5 pm. Building and permitting will remain closed.

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Posted on: April 6, 2019

Mayor Cunningham Announces Suspect Apprehension Following Village Hall Vandalism

In a press conference Saturday night 4-06-2019 from Village Hall, the Mayor announced the following:

"We have confirmed that the individual suspected of breaking into Village Hall late Wednesday night is now in custody and being processed.  A...

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Posted on: April 4, 2019

About Roundabouts!

TO AVOID ACCIDENTS: When using a traffic circle or roundabout, always yield to traffic inside the circle and use caution. Be especially careful of pedestrians and bicyclists.  

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Posted on: April 3, 2019

TRAFFIC UPDATE: County Project

TRAFFIC UPDATE: A sewer line installation project began today from 174th Street East of US1 to the lift station on 95th Avenue. The project is estimated to run from 3 -4 weeks. Please pardon the inconvenience.

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Posted on: April 2, 2019

Village Attorney Retiring

At last night's regular council meeting, Attorney Dexter Lehtinen announced he is retiring from his post as Palmetto Bay Village Attorney. While he said he is not retiring from the practice of law, Mr. Lehtinen reflected, "It's been five years, three...

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Posted on: April 2, 2019

Proclamations:

Before last night's Regular Council Meeting, the Mayor and Councilmembers recognized Palmetto Bay Resident Sheila Frazier and Palmetto Bay's finest Policing Unit. Frazier, was recognized for receiving the 2019 Volunteer of the Year Award from Fairchild Tr...

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Posted on: April 1, 2019

Your Village at Work

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Posted on: April 1, 2019

People's Dock Update

Miami-Dade County has now scheduled the timeline for the design, permitting and construction of "The People's Dock"  in Palmetto Bay next to the Deering Estate, as well as the Mangrove Boardwalk. The issued timeline is as follows:

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Posted on: March 25, 2019

Shade Tree Giveaway

In honor of Earth Week, free shade trees will be distributed to residents on a first-come first-serve basis. Saturday, April 20th, from 8 am - 11 am at Ludovici Park, 17641 Old Cutler Road.  Proof of residency required.  Limit one tree p...

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Posted on: March 25, 2019

Earth Day Event

The Village Parks & Recreation Department will host its annual Earth Day Event-Bike-B-Que on Saturday, April 13th from 10am-2pm at Coral Reef Park (on the SW 77th Avenue park entrance). This event will be full of activities including: an escorted, sce...

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Posted on: March 25, 2019

Flood Meeting

The South Florida Regional Planning Council will hold a public meeting to discuss a new state statute on flooding and local preparedness; the implications of sea level rise and flood risks. Thursday, March 28th, 5-7 pm at Village Hall. 

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Posted on: March 21, 2019

Eagle Court of Honor

Vice Mayor John DuBois recognized Tyler Benjamin with a proclamation for all of his outstanding achievements and receiving the Eagle Court of Honor. 

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Posted on: March 13, 2019

Purple Heart Parking to be Unveiled

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Tomorrow, at a meeting of the Military Affairs Committee at the newly renovated Perrine Community House at Palmetto Bay, designated Purple Heart parking will be unveiled at the facility.  8:00 am, 900 Perrine Avenue.

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Posted on: March 5, 2019

Palmetto Bay's Green Efforts Honored

Your Village prides itself on being "green" and today, at its annual luncheon in Orlando, The Florida Green Building Coalition (FGBC) recognized Palmetto Bay as a "Certified Green Local Government" finalist, a distinction earned in 201...

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Posted on: February 25, 2019

Positive Palmetto Bay

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Enjoy this fun video highlighting the assets of our wonderful Palmetto Bay Community.  From our parks to our transportation system, our Village is home to many assets!

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Posted on: February 20, 2019

MDFR Chief Submits Palmetto Bay Annual Report

2018 was a busy year for firefighters in Palmetto Bay.  To see the complete annual report/photos, click here.

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Posted on: February 19, 2019

Superintendent Alberto Carvalho at Palmetto Bay Village Hall

"Safety in schools is not a privilege, it's a right, an assumption that should never be denied. Nothing is more important."The Superintendent signed a Memorandum of Understanding with the Village of Palmetto Bay today. The MOU formally declares ...
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Posted on: February 11, 2019

Weekly Police Reports

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Posted on: February 8, 2019

Proposed Parks Master Plan

Click here to see the Proposed Parks Master Plan Presentation that took place on Monday, February 4, 2019 at our Special Council Meeting.   If you would like to see the entire Special Council meeting, please click here.

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Posted on: January 30, 2019

Franjo Road Improvements Presentation

Click here for Sacyr's presentation on roadway and complete infrastructure improvements at Monday night's Special Council Meeting.

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Posted on: January 28, 2019

Palmetto Bay Nominated for "Safe Streets Award"

Your Village has been nominated for this honor by the Safe Streets Summit, a collaborative effort between the Miami-Dade Transportation Planning Organization, the Broward Metropolitan Planning Organization as well as the Palm Beach Transportation Planning...

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Posted on: December 4, 2018

IBUS Park & Ride App

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Download our free app for Android and IPhone to see schedules and real-time shuttle tracking. Simply enter "Palmetto Bay IBUS" in your app store. Like the shuttle itself, this app is free!

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Posted on: January 24, 2019

Town Hall Video

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A recording of Wednesday night's "Town Hall:  A Safer Community" is now available for viewing.  Mayor Karyn Cunningham facilitated a meeting between officials of the Palmetto Bay Policing Unit and residents. &...

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Posted on: December 6, 2018

Lock it or Lose it

Follow these easy tips to ensure you don't become a victim of car burglary.  The MDPD's Palmetto Bay Policing Unit is promoting its "Lock it or Lose it" campaign to help you stay safe. 

 

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Posted on: January 15, 2019

More Positive Changes for Palmetto Bay!

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More positive changes are coming to Palmetto Bay! if you haven't noticed the main entry points to the Village are experiencing a noticeable "facelift" with new landscaping to beautify the locations. So far, new flowering plants and trees have be...

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Posted on: January 9, 2019

Traffic Calming Town Hall Meeting Presentation

If you weren't able to attend Monday night's Traffic Calming Town Hall Meeting 

Click here to view the presentation by Marlin Engineering. 

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Posted on: January 7, 2019

Street-by-Street Initiative

We know how frustrating it is to see problems on your street, and feel as though it's an uphill battle to get them fixed. Mayor Karyn Cunningham along with administration and staff have begun canvassing all Village streets to assess issues that need atten...

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Posted on: November 21, 2018

Canal Town Hall Summary

Canal Town Hall News:  Monday night at Village Hall, a discussion was held regarding issues facing homeowners who live along the C-100A canal.   Palmetto Bay Mayor Karyn Cunningham along with guest speakers County Commissioner Daniella L...
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Posted on: December 4, 2018

File a Police Report:

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There are several options available should you ever need to file a police report in Palmetto Bay.  This quick video explains how. 

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Posted on: August 27, 2018

Report Traffic Concerns Online

Speeders, stop sign runners in your Palmetto Bay neighborhood?   Now you can let police know by filling out an online report that's quick and simple. You tell us what's going on and where, and we'll look into it.  Thank you! 

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Posted on: November 6, 2018

New Mayor, Council Members

The Village congratulates Palmetto Bay Mayor-elect Karyn Cunningham, District 1 Council Member-elect Patrick Fiore, and District 3 Council Member-elect Marsha Matson. All will be sworn into office at Village Hall on December 5, 2018. We thank all resident...

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Posted on: July 16, 2018

Last week's Presentations are up on our website.

In case you weren't able to make it to Village Hall last week, our two presentations are up on our website for viewing. On Thursday, we had a lecture on Working Towards a Sustainable, Smart and Resilient Village. And on Friday, we had Consultants Dover, K...

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Posted on: July 13, 2018

Tonight: Consultants Present Village Code Revisions

The DUV Code Revisions will be presented tonight at 7 PM, Village Hall.  Dover, Kohl and Partners will present. Click here to be redirected to Downtown Page where you can view the documents.

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Posted on: July 12, 2018

Downtown Urban Village Code Revisions are up on our website

The Downtown Urban Village Code Revisions are up on our website and ready for viewing. They're separated into 3 different files because of their size. Downtown District pages 1-30, 31-60 and 61-92.  Click here to be redirected to Downtown Page.

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Posted on: June 29, 2018

Village to Get New Trees Thanks to County Grant

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The Village of Palmetto Bay has been awarded by Miami-Dade Neat Streets through the Street Tree Matching Grant Program funds to plant trees in our Village to increase tree canopy and improve shade on our roads and sidewalks. There will be a total of 35 tr...

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Posted on: June 25, 2018

Congratulations to our Village of Parks

Congratulations to our Village of Parks. Coral Reef, Palmetto Bay and Perrine Wayside Dog Park were recognized as Florida-Friendly Landscapes. Thank you to our Parks staff for protecting Florida's environment and enhancing the community by successfully im...

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Posted on: June 18, 2018

Recycle Right

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Here's a link to the recyclables accepted by Miami Dade County, which reminds us to load your blue recycle can with approved materials only, or it will be left full. Thank you!

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News Flash

Posted on: August 8, 2019

BE HURRICANE READY

Disaster Resources on the go. Download the FREE Ready Miami-Dade Mobile App. Prepare. Track. Recover

BE HURRICANE READY: Have up-to-the minute hurricane info with you at all times by downloading the FREE Ready Miami-Dade mobile app into your phone! #TeamPB #PBalwaysworkingforyou iOS: http://bit.ly/ReadyMDCiOSAndroid: ht...

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Posted on: July 16, 2019

Hurricane Preparedness:

Street-by-Street Storm Drain Clean-up Now Underway: We are now on Zone  2 with two more to follow, which  occur on a weekly schedule. Already, the following streets have been cleared:
  • 7841 SW 182 Terrace
  • SW 168 Street & 82 Court
  • SW 175 ...
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Hurricane & Emergency Preparedness News
Posted on: June 29, 2018

Prune, Don't "Top" Your Trees

Tree City USA has published this article on how to properly care for large trees.  They advise that cutting branches too severely is actually detrimental to healthy tree life and safety.

CLICK HERE TO READ ARTICLE

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Hurricane & Emergency Preparedness News

News Flash

Posted on: June 17, 2019

County Orders Additional Mosquito Spraying

Regular routes now include heavily-trafficked urban areas such as Coral Gables, Brickell, Coconut Grove, Bal Harbour, South Miami, Little Haiti and more. 

 

Media Contact: 

Michael Mutmmut@miamidade.gov3053101451 305-592-1187

Moniqu...

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Mosquito & Pest Control News
Posted on: June 15, 2017

Storm Drains Treated with Mosquito Dunks

The Village’s Public Services Department has treated a total of 1,085 storm drains with mosquito dunks as of Thursday, June 15th. To see the areas treated so far, please click here

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Mosquito & Pest Control News
Posted on: December 27, 2016

Mosquito Protection Awareness

We encourage all residents to visit our Mosquito Protection Awareness page for updates, links and information about the Zika virus and protecting yourself and your home from mosquitoes.

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Mosquito & Pest Control News

News Flash

Posted on: June 20, 2018

Age-friendly Communities Presentation

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On Tuesday, June 26th, The Village of Palmetto Bay hosted an "Age-friendly Communities" lecture. A representative from Urban Health Solutions on behalf of AARP was our guest speaker. You can view her presentation, click here.

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Posted on: October 15, 2018

Join us tonight for the Committee of the Whole Meeting

Tonight there will be a Committee of the Whole Meeting at 6 PM at Village Hall to discuss the DUV. Click here for presentation. 

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Posted on: July 16, 2018

Last week's Presentations are up on our website.

In case you weren't able to make it to Village Hall last week, our two presentations are up on our website for viewing. On Thursday, we had a lecture on Working Towards a Sustainable, Smart and Resilient Village. And on Friday, we had Consultants Dover, K...

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Posted on: July 12, 2018

Downtown Urban Village Code Revisions are up on our website

The Downtown Urban Village Code Revisions are up on our website and ready for viewing. They're separated into 3 different files because of their size. Downtown District pages 1-30, 31-60 and 61-92.  Click here to be redirected to Downtown Page.

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Posted on: August 2, 2018

History of DUV Presentation Posted

The August 1, 2018 Town Hall PowerPoint on the history of downtown Palmetto Bay zoning by Councilmember David Singer is now online..https://www.palmettobay-fl.gov/DocumentCenter/View/6084/The-Village-of-Palmetto-Bay-Zoning-History

You can also view video o...

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Posted on: June 14, 2018

Jeff Speck Lecture Video

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The July 13, 2018  lecture by City Planner Jeff Speck at Village Hall is now available on video for you to enjoy. Thank you to all who attended.

Jeff Speck, AICP, CNU-A, LEED-AP, Honorary ASLA

Principal, Speck & Associates LLC

Jeff Speck is a ci...

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Posted on: January 30, 2019

Franjo Road Improvements Presentation

Click here for Sacyr's presentation on roadway and complete infrastructure improvements at Monday night's Special Council Meeting.

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Palmetto Bay Downtown News
Posted on: June 6, 2017

Village of Palmetto Bay Wins Smart Growth Excellence Award

The Smart Growth Partnership is pleased to announce that the Village of Palmetto Bay and Bermello Ajamil & Partners were selected as the winner of this year’s Smart Growth Excellence Award. Click here to view official press release. 

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Palmetto Bay Downtown News
Posted on: June 2, 2017

Property gains slow in Miami-Dade amid ‘relative weakness’ in market

Miami-Dade’s real estate market saw growth slow to 5 percent at the start of 2017, but more than $8 billion in new construction should provide local governments some breathing room at budget time.

The 5 percent gain for existing properties in Miami-Dade is...

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Palmetto Bay Downtown News
Posted on: March 21, 2017

Downtown Urban Village Code

Wondering what the DUV is?  Learn about the Downtown Urban Village code in this short but informational video.

Palmetto Bay Downtown News
Posted on: March 21, 2017

Downtown Redevelopment Presentation

If you missed the presentation by renowned land planner and architect, Victor Dover, FAICP, LEED-AP, CNU-ACCREDITED, catch it again on WBAY or watch it now on your computer or mobile device. 

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Palmetto Bay Downtown News

News Flash

Posted on: March 7, 2019

Historic Perrine House at Palmetto Bay Reopens

Two ceremonies, first a ribbon cutting at 11:30, then a sold-out International Women's Day celebration in the evening are set for tomorrow, March 8th.  Read all about it!

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Parks & Recreation
Posted on: March 1, 2019

Bike 305/Bike to Work Day Teamwork

At 6:30 this morning, Palmetto Bay Mayor Karyn Cunningham led fellow bikers from Village Hall to the University Metrorail Station for the county-wide "Bike to Work Day" event. 26 municipalities took part in the annual gathering designed to reduc...

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Parks & Recreation
Posted on: June 25, 2018

Congratulations to our Village of Parks

Congratulations to our Village of Parks. Coral Reef, Palmetto Bay and Perrine Wayside Dog Park were recognized as Florida-Friendly Landscapes. Thank you to our Parks staff for protecting Florida's environment and enhancing the community by successfully im...

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Posted on: April 15, 2019

2019 Flashlight Egg Hunt-Egg Hunt event sold out!

The 2019 Flashlight Egg Hunt-Egg Hunt event is sold out and therefore, tickets are no longer available.

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Parks & Recreation
Posted on: April 26, 2019

Annual Resource and Health Fair

On Tuesday May 21st, Palmetto Bay is co-sponsoring the Annual Resource and Health Fair for active adults 55+. FREE! You'll learn about community resources and receive health information from senior-related exhibitors from the health and medical field, ins...

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Parks & Recreation
Posted on: April 26, 2019

Seniors Dominoes Tournament

FUN! If you're 55+ and love a good game of Dominoes, join our tournament! It's open to all Seniors in Palmetto Bay, Pinecrest and Cutler Bay; Thursday May 16th from 6 pm - 9 pm at the newly refurbished Perrine Community House at Palmetto Bay. To sign up, ...

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Parks & Recreation
Posted on: May 1, 2019

Palmetto Bay at Deering Memorial Day Celebration

 On Saturday, May 25th, Palmetto Bay residents will receive FREE admission to a Memorial Day weekend celebration on the grounds of Deering Estate. There will be a military parade, scavenger hunt, live bands and DJ, giant board games, tours, vendo...

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Parks & Recreation
Posted on: April 30, 2019

SENIOR GAME DAY NEW LOCATION

SENIOR GAME DAY NEW LOCATION: This Thursday, May 2nd will be the first "Senior Game Day" in its new location. Be sure to register to join us at "Perrine Community House at Palmetto Bay" at 11 am. 900 SW 97th Ave.
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Parks & Recreation
Posted on: February 8, 2019

Proposed Parks Master Plan

Click here to see the Proposed Parks Master Plan Presentation that took place on Monday, February 4, 2019 at our Special Council Meeting. 

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Parks & Recreation
Posted on: October 19, 2018

Parks Master Plan Survey

Please take a moment to fill out our Parks Master Plan Survey. Thank you!

https://www.surveylegend.com/survey/#/d29yZHByZXNzNDcwNzI=~-LMhHCRv0jVHvugqerRO

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Posted on: June 11, 2018

Summer Camp Starts Today, Schedule Posted

Summer Camp Flyer

A schedule of events is posted for Palmetto Bay's Summer Camp at Coral Reef Elementary School.   Registration  is still open for all or part of  the summertime fun.  Activities, snacks and field trips included!...

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Posted on: July 17, 2018

We've Set the Date: Palmetto Bay Bridal Expo

The annual event will take place at Thalatta Estate from 5 pm-8 pm on September 30, 2018. Last year, Irma decided to rain on our parade, but this year's Bridal Expo is back with plenty of pinache!  Be sure to join us. 

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Posted on: April 18, 2019

Congratulations to Southwood Middle!

CONGRATULATIONS: Southwood Middle School's Amelia Ovalle won this years Earth Week art contest with the theme, "Protect our Species". On Thursday, Amelia was presented with a proclamation from Mayor and Council, presented by Vice Mayor John DuBo...

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Parks & Recreation
Posted on: November 27, 2018

More Seats Added for Holiday Lights & Dine

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By popular demand, the Village has made available extra seating for Friday night's "Holiday Lights and Dine" event at Village Hall. This is a ticket-only event, and reservations will be taken on a first-come first served basis. $10 for adults an...

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Parks & Recreation
Posted on: October 19, 2018

Parks Master Plan Survey

Please take a moment to fill out our Parks Master Plan Survey. Thank you!

https://www.surveylegend.com/survey/#/d29yZHByZXNzNDcwNzI=~-LMhHCRv0jVHvugqerRO

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Posted on: September 27, 2018

Big Bash & XGLOsive Tennis

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Join us this Saturday, September 29th for #SummerofNetGeneration BIG BASH at Coral Reef Park from 5 - 7 PM. This is a FREE Family Festival. You don't want to miss the XGLOsive blacklight tennis event from 7:30 - 10 PM ($10) there are a s...

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Posted on: September 5, 2018

Seniors Night Out

If you are 65-plus, join your friends in the Village as we head to Marlins Park to watch the "Fish" take on the Cincinnati Reds on Thursday night, September 20th.  Free ticket, food voucher and transportation.  You must sign up...

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Posted on: June 11, 2018

Summer Camp Starts Today, Schedule Posted

Summer Camp Flyer

A schedule of events is posted (see link below) for Palmetto Bay's Summer Camp at Coral Reef Elementary School.   Registration  is still open for all or part of  the summertime fun.  Activities, snacks and fiel...

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Posted on: April 21, 2017

Bridget Allison Pier Playground Dedication

Please join us on Saturday, May 13th at Coral Reef Park for the Bridget Allison Pier Playground Dedication in memory of Bridget, daughter of our former (and first) Village Clerk, who passed away in 2011.  Bridget was born on May 13, 2004 and atte...

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Parks & Recreation

News Flash

Posted on: July 1, 2019

DUV Mixed-Use Public Outreach Meeting

On Wednesday, July 10th at 7 pm at Village Hall, i3 Interests LLC, the selected proposer of a downtown mixed-use development project will be holding a community public outreach meeting, and seeking input.

ADA ACCOMODATIONS: In accordance with the Americans...

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Planning & Zoning News
Posted on: June 18, 2019

Medical Marijuana Regulation Presentation

Medical Marijuana Regulation

ADA ACCOMODATIONS: In accordance with the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990, persons needing special accommodation, a sign language interpreter, or hearing impaired to participate in this proceeding should contact the Vil...

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Planning & Zoning News
Posted on: June 18, 2019

Short Term Enforcement Presentation

Short Term Enforcement

ADA ACCOMODATIONS: In accordance with the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990, persons needing special accommodation, a sign language interpreter, or hearing impaired to participate in this proceeding should contact the Village C...

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Planning & Zoning News
Posted on: June 20, 2018

Age-friendly Communities Presentation

Age-friendly Communities Lecture_flyer_1

On Tuesday, June 26th, The Village of Palmetto Bay hosted an "Age-friendly Communities" lecture. A representative from Urban Health Solutions on behalf of AARP was our guest speaker. You can view her presentation, click here.

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Posted on: June 22, 2018

Age-friendly Communities Lecture

Age-friendly Communities Lecture_flyer_1

On Tuesday, June 26, 2018, a representative from Urban Health Solutions on behalf of AARP will be our guest speaker.  Isabel Kilzi Rovira's talk is the second lecture in an ongoing series of presentations on "liveable cities".  ...

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Planning & Zoning News
Posted on: April 18, 2019

Notice Regarding Former FPL Property

We'd like to let residents know of developments regarding the 71-acre property at SW 67th Avenue and SW 152nd Street in Palmetto Bay.  On Wednesday, April 17, 2019 the owner of the property, Yacht Club by Luxcom, withdrew an application for resid...

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Planning & Zoning News
Posted on: July 16, 2018

Last week's Presentations are up on our website.

In case you weren't able to make it to Village Hall last week, our two presentations are up on our website for viewing. On Thursday, we had a lecture on Working Towards a Sustainable, Smart and Resilient Village. And on Friday, we had Consultants Dover, K...

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Posted on: July 13, 2018

Tonight: Consultants Present Village Code Revisions

The DUV Code Revisions will be presented tonight at 7 PM, Village Hall.  Dover, Kohl and Partners will present. Click here to be redirected to Downtown Page where you can view the documents.

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Posted on: July 12, 2018

Downtown Urban Village Code Revisions are up on our website

The Downtown Urban Village Code Revisions are up on our website and ready for viewing. They're separated into 3 different files because of their size. Downtown District pages 1-30, 31-60 and 61-92.  Click here to be redirected to Downtown Page.

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Posted on: November 1, 2018

Jeff Speck: Walkable City Video

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The July 13, 2018  lecture by City Planner Jeff Speck at Village Hall is now available on video for you to enjoy. Thank you to all who attended.

Jeff Speck, AICP, CNU-A, LEED-AP, Honorary ASLA

Principal, Speck & Associates LLC

Jeff Speck is a ci...

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News Flash

Posted on: April 4, 2019

Suspect's Name and Photo Released

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Miami-Dade Police have issued a suspect's name and photo following last night's vandalism at Village Hall. They are actively searching for this individual, but so far, no arrest has been made.  If you have any information about this suspect, plea...

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Police Department
Posted on: February 11, 2019

Two Southwood Middle Students Arrested for Social Media Threats

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We’d like to make residents aware of an incident that evolved over the weekend, involving two 7th graders at Southwood Middle School. On Sunday, a teacher at the school received a social media message threatening violence towards the school, herself and h...
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Police Department
Posted on: January 25, 2019

Village Crime Rate Drops for Fourth Consecutive Year

2018 saw a decrease of 9% from prior year according to statistics presented in "A Safer Community Town Hall" at the Palmetto Bay Municipal Center this week.  These statistics were presented by Major Maria Guerra and Lt. Antonio Rodrigue...

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Police Department
Posted on: January 24, 2019

A "Safer Town Hall" Video

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A recording of Wednesday night's "Town Hall:  A Safer Community" is now available for viewing.  Mayor Karyn Cunningham facilitated a meeting between officials of the Palmetto Bay Policing Unit and residents. &...

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Police Department
Posted on: December 6, 2018

Lock it or Lose it

Follow these easy tips to ensure you don't become a victim of car burglary.  The MDPD's Palmetto Bay Policing Unit is promoting its "Lock it or Lose it" campaign to help you stay safe. 

 

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Police Department
Posted on: January 23, 2019

POLICE UPDATE: Armed Robbery

Police Update

Police Update: An armed robbery was reported earlier today in Palmetto Bay. According to officials, a man withdrew money from an ATM at Chase Bank at US 1 and 152nd St. He was followed home and was robbed at gunpoint. The thief made off with $100 in cash ...

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Police Department
Posted on: January 9, 2019

Crimemapping.com

This link will allow you to see weekly crime statistics via map.  Simply enter the location you are interested in.

https://www.crimemapping.com/map/location/33157?id

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Police Department
Posted on: December 6, 2018

Lock it or Lose it

Follow these easy tips to ensure you don't become a victim of car burglary.  The MDPD's Palmetto Bay Policing Unit is promoting its "Lock it or Lose it" campaign to help you stay safe. 

 

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Police Department
Posted on: August 27, 2018

Report Traffic Concerns Online

Speeders, stop sign runners in your Palmetto Bay neighborhood?   Now you can let police know by filling out an online report that's quick and simple. You tell us what's going on and where, and we'll look into it.  Thank you! 

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Posted on: December 4, 2018

File a Police Report:

Mari Guerra (Major Promotion)

There are several options available should you ever need to file a police report in Palmetto Bay.  This quick video explains how. 

(Right) MDPD Major Maria Guerra, Commander, Palmetto Bay Policing Unit.

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Police Department
Posted on: November 19, 2018

PB Police Commander Guerra Promoted to Major

Congratulations MAJOR Maria Guerra!  The Commander of Palmetto Bay's policing unit, "Mari" Guerra has been promoted to the rank of Major by the Miami-Dade Police Department. 
Major Guerra started her career in law enfor...
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Police Department
Posted on: October 25, 2018

Drop in Crime Continues in Palmetto Bay

Statistics just released by Miami Dade County Show a two-year trend in crime reduction continues in Palmetto Bay.  Our Village Crime Prevention Unit was also recognized for outstanding proactive measures to stop crime before it starts. Keeping yo...

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Police Department
Posted on: April 3, 2018

SAVE THE DATE: April 28th Prescription Drug Take Back Day

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Palmetto Bay and all of Miami Dade County is participating in the Drug Enforcement Administration's "National Take-Back Initiative".  The "take-back day" aims to provide a safe, convenient and responsible means of disposing of...

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Police Department
Posted on: May 8, 2017

Lock It or Lose It!

Have you heard about the "Lock It or Lose It" campaign? If not, our Palmetto Bay Policing Unit Commander Major Serralta is here to give you some helpful tips that can help prevent vehicle burglaries in our community! Watch video here.

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Police Department

News Flash

Posted on: July 26, 2019

Construction Begins on SW 161 St & 162 St

Beginning Friday, 8/26: The Miami-Dade County Water and Sewer Department is starting construction to install new pipes at SW 161 ST & SW 162 ST BET SW 80 AVE & SW 78 AVE. This door hanger was delivered to all affected residents; any quest...
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Public Services
Posted on: July 16, 2019

Hurricane Preparedness:

Street-by-Street Storm Drain Clean-up Now Underway: We are now on Zone  2 with two more to follow, which  occur on a weekly schedule. Already, the following streets have been cleared:
  • 7841 SW 182 Terrace
  • SW 168 Street & 82 Court
  • SW 175 ...
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Public Services
Posted on: July 3, 2019

Franjo Road Update

Phase 2 of the Franjo Rd. reconstruction project is underway as of  July 10th, 2019.  It includes the closure of Franjo Rd. from SW 180th St to US 1 for a period of 100 days or until October 16, 2019

Unlike phase 1 - NO BUSINESSE...

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Public Services
Posted on: June 12, 2019

County to Install New Water Main

The Miami-Dade Water and Sewer Department has informed our Public Services Department that preliminary design is underway for the installation of 1,349 linear feet of 8-inch water main along SW 88th PL between SW 178th St and 181st Terrace.  We w...
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Public Services
Posted on: December 4, 2018

IBUS Park & Ride App

ibus app screenshot

Download our free app for Android and IPhone to see schedules and real-time shuttle tracking. Simply enter "Palmetto Bay IBUS" in your app store. Like the shuttle itself, this app is free!

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Posted on: November 21, 2018

Canal Town Hall Summary

Canal Town Hall News:  Monday night at Village Hall, a discussion was held regarding issues facing homeowners who live along the C-100A canal.   Palmetto Bay Mayor Karyn Cunningham along with guest speakers County Commissioner Daniella L...
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Public Services
Posted on: December 18, 2018

Street-by-Street Initiative

We know how frustrating it is to see problems on your street, and feel as though it's an uphill battle to get them fixed. Mayor Karyn Cunningham along with administration and staff have begun canvassing all Village streets to assess issues that n...

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Street by Street Initiative Public Services
Posted on: January 15, 2019

More Positive Changes for Palmetto Bay!

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More positive changes are coming to Palmetto Bay! if you haven't noticed the main entry points to the Village are experiencing a noticeable "facelift" with new landscaping to beautify the locations. So far, new flowering plants and trees have be...

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Posted on: November 27, 2018

IBUS Park & Ride Time Change

IBUS SCHEDULE 112018

Please take notice that the IBus will now pick up at 6:30 PM instead of 6:40 PM. This change is effective immediately. 

Additional Info... Public Services
Posted on: January 30, 2019

Franjo Road Improvements Presentation

Click here for Sacyr's presentation on roadway and complete infrastructure improvements at Monday night's Special Council Meeting.

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Public Services
Posted on: June 29, 2018

The Village of Palmetto Bay has been awarded by Miami-Dade Neat Streets

Public Notice Statement_2018 Street Tree

The Village of Palmetto Bay has been awarded by Miami-Dade Neat Streets through the Street Tree Matching Grant Program funds to plant trees in our Village to increase tree canopy and improve shade on our roads and sidewalks. There will be a total of 35 tr...

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Additional Info... Public Services

News Flash

Posted on: July 26, 2019

Construction Begins on SW 161 St & 162 St

Miami-Dade County Installing New Pipes

Beginning Friday, 8/26: The Miami-Dade County Water and Sewer Department is starting construction to install new pipes at SW 161 ST & SW 162 ST BET SW 80 AVE & SW 78 AVE. This door hanger was delivered to all affected residents; any quest...
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Traffic & Transit News
Posted on: July 12, 2019

Turnpike Entrance Has New Configuration

SW 117th Ave/SW 152nd Ramp Affected

From the Florida Department of Transportation: As part of the widening project on Florida’s Turnpike between Eureka Drive and Killian Parkway, the northbound Florida’s Turnpike entrance ramp from SW 117th Avenue/SW 152nd Street will open in a new configur...
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Traffic & Transit News
Posted on: July 3, 2019

Franjo Road Update

Phase II Construction Now Underway

Phase 2 of the Franjo Rd. reconstruction project is underway as of  July 10th, 2019.  It includes the closure of Franjo Rd. from SW 180th St to US 1 for a period of 100 days or until October 16, 2019

Unlike phase 1 - NO BUSINESSE...

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Traffic & Transit News
Posted on: December 4, 2018

IBUS Park & Ride App

ibus app screenshot

Download our free app for Android and IPhone to see schedules and real-time shuttle tracking.

Download our free app for Android and IPhone to see schedules and real-time shuttle tracking. Simply enter "Palmetto Bay IBUS" in your app store. Like the shuttle itself, this app is free!

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Posted on: June 18, 2019

Florida Automated Vehicles Program

The FDOT is developing pilot projects they want you to learn about

Did you know? The Florida Department of Transportation has an online home for the Florida Automated Vehicles (FAV) program. The FAV initiative is helping to educate the public by engaging stakeholders, developing research and pilot projects, and creating ...
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Traffic & Transit News
Posted on: June 11, 2019

IBus Metrorail Shuttle One-Year Anniversary

Thank you for helping to make this traffic-reducing option a success

Hard to believe, but already a year has passed since launching our successful IBus Shuttle program.  Each day, two shuttles traverse from Holy Rosary St. Richard's Catholic Church to the Metrorail Dadeland South Station, offering riders a conveni...
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Traffic & Transit News
Posted on: August 27, 2018

Report Traffic Concerns Online

Speeders, stop sign runners in your Palmetto Bay neighborhood?

Speeders, stop sign runners in your Palmetto Bay neighborhood?   Now you can let police know by filling out an online report that's quick and simple. You tell us what's going on and where, and we'll look into it.  Thank you! 

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Additional Info... Traffic & Transit News
Posted on: June 18, 2019

Miami-Dade TPO Update

See the latest newsletter with MDX and turnpike planning

The Miami-Dade County Transportation Planning Organization has issued updates and long-term planning on MDX and expressway projects in their recent newsletter; details here.
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Traffic & Transit News
Posted on: April 4, 2019

About Roundabouts!

When using a traffic circle or roundabout, always yield to traffic inside the circle

TO AVOID ACCIDENTS: When using a traffic circle or roundabout, always yield to traffic inside the circle and use caution. Be especially careful of pedestrians and bicyclists.  

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Traffic & Transit News
Posted on: January 28, 2019

Palmetto Bay Nominated for "Safe Streets Award"

Your Village has been nominated for this honor by the Safe Streets Summit,

Your Village has been nominated for this honor by the Safe Streets Summit, a collaborative effort between the Miami-Dade Transportation Planning Organization, the Broward Metropolitan Planning Organization as well as the Palm Beach Transportation Planning...

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Traffic & Transit News
Posted on: January 30, 2019

Franjo Road Improvements Presentation

At Monday night's Special Council Meeting there was a presentation on roadway and complete infrastructure improvements by Sacyr.

Click here for Sacyr's presentation on roadway and complete infrastructure improvements at Monday night's Special Council Meeting.

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Traffic & Transit News
Posted on: April 3, 2019

TRAFFIC UPDATE: County Project

A sewer line installation project began today from 174th Street East of US1 to the lift station on 95th Avenue.

TRAFFIC UPDATE: A sewer line installation project began today from 174th Street East of US1 to the lift station on 95th Avenue. The project is estimated to run from 3 -4 weeks. Please pardon the inconvenience.

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Traffic & Transit News
Posted on: February 12, 2019

Franjo Road Closure Begins Wednesday, February 13th

In an ongoing construction project

In an ongoing construction project, Franjo Road will be closed between SW 184TH Street and SW 180TH Street beginning February 13, 2019.

Here are some Q&A's about the closure and detour:

Will both lanes be closed at all times?RESPONSE: Yes, both lanes wi...

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Traffic & Transit News
Posted on: January 30, 2019

Upcoming Franjo Road Detour:

franjo road notice of MOT

In an ongoing redevelopment project,

In an ongoing redevelopment project, Franjo Road will be closed from SW 184 St to SW 180 St (local traffic only) beginning February 5th. Detour route through SW 180th St - 94th Ave - SW 184th St.  See notice.

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Traffic & Transit News
Posted on: January 9, 2019

Traffic Calming Town Hall Meeting Presentation

If you weren't able to attend Monday night's Traffic Calming Town Hall Meeting, here's the presentation.

If you weren't able to attend Monday night's Traffic Calming Town Hall Meeting 

Click here to view the presentation by Marlin Engineering. 

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Traffic & Transit News
Posted on: October 24, 2018

Traffic Circle Rules: A Video

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Traffic Circles are designed to keep traffic flowing and reduce accidents.  Here's a quick, instructional video on how they work.

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Additional Info... Traffic & Transit News
Posted on: October 22, 2018

Traffic at 174th St. & 87th Ave Addressed

The Village of Palmetto Bay has contacted Miami Dade County to seek traffic calming at the intersection of 174th Street and 87th Avenue.  As documented by the memo sent by Palmetto Bay Public Services Director Dio Torres to Miami Dade County,  it is extre...

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Traffic & Transit News
Posted on: February 6, 2017

SMART Plan Update

Following a meeting with the Miami-Dade County Department of Transportation and Public Works on January 27, recent updates were made to the Strategic Miami Area Rapid Transit "SMART" Plan. Click here to view the updated plan an...

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Traffic & Transit News

News Flash

Posted on: November 6, 2018

New Mayor, Council Members

The Village congratulates Palmetto Bay Mayor-elect Karyn Cunningham, District 1 Council Member-elect Patrick Fiore, and District 3 Council Member-elect Marsha Matson. All will be sworn into office at Village Hall on December 5, 2018. We thank all resident...

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Village Council News & Announcements - Councilmember Marsha Matson

News Flash

Posted on: February 4, 2019

Councilmember for a Day

Join District 1 Councilmember Patrick Fiore as he inaugurates "Councilmember for a Day."  As this video explains, together you'll tour the Village and point out areas of concern.  The first date is February 23rd.  To p...

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Village Council News & Announcements - Councilmember Patrick Fiore
Posted on: November 6, 2018

New Mayor, Council Members

The Village congratulates Palmetto Bay Mayor-elect Karyn Cunningham, District 1 Council Member-elect Patrick Fiore, and District 3 Council Member-elect Marsha Matson. All will be sworn into office at Village Hall on December 5, 2018. We thank all resident...

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Village Council News & Announcements - Councilmember Patrick Fiore

News Flash

Posted on: March 12, 2019

This afternoon: Kids Town Hall

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Join Mayor Cunningham on Wednesday, March 13th as she leads a discussion with students, parents and experts on safe social media usage for children. Students aged 8-12 are invited.  It takes place at Howard Drive Elementary School at 2:15 pm. &am...

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Village Council News & Announcements - Mayor Karyn Cunningham
Posted on: March 1, 2019

Bike 305/Bike to Work Day Teamwork

At 6:30 this morning, Palmetto Bay Mayor Karyn Cunningham led fellow bikers from Village Hall to the University Metrorail Station for the county-wide "Bike to Work Day" event. 26 municipalities took part in the annual gathering designed to reduc...

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Village Council News & Announcements - Mayor Karyn Cunningham
Posted on: March 1, 2019

Palmetto Bay Supports our Businesses

Mayor Karyn Cunningham and Florida Lieutenant Governor Jeanette Nunez joined Miami Acura GM Jack Hanania as the dealership unveiled its new showroom this week at 16601 S. Dixie Hwy. While this location has been home to Miami Acura for many years, the old ...

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Village Council News & Announcements - Mayor Karyn Cunningham
Posted on: April 6, 2019

Mayor Cunningham Announces Suspect Apprehension Following Village Hall Vandalism

In a press conference Saturday night 4-06-2019 from Village Hall, the Mayor announced the following:

"We have confirmed that the individual suspected of breaking into Village Hall late Wednesday night is now in custody and being processed.  A...

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Village Council News & Announcements - Mayor Karyn Cunningham
Posted on: February 15, 2019

Mayor, Council in Tallahassee This Week

Multiple Meetings Held in State Capitol with lawmakers to advance Village, State Agenda. Palmetto Bay's Mayor Karyn Cunningham, Vice Mayor John DuBois, Councilmember Patrick Fiore, Councilmember Marsha Matson and staff spent much of this week in our state...

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Village Council News & Announcements - Mayor Karyn Cunningham
Posted on: April 24, 2019

Volunteer Opportunities

Starting this Saturday in Palmetto Bay, we will be hosting quarterly  projects  that will allow us to serve together as a community and assist those in the Village who need a helping hand. On Saturday the 27th, join us for our first &quo...

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Village Council News & Announcements - Mayor Karyn Cunningham
Posted on: January 15, 2019

More Positive Changes for Palmetto Bay!

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More positive changes are coming to Palmetto Bay! if you haven't noticed the main entry points to the Village are experiencing a noticeable "facelift" with new landscaping to beautify the locations. So far, new flowering plants and trees have be...

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Additional Info... Village Council News & Announcements - Mayor Karyn Cunningham

News Flash

News Flash

Posted on: January 7, 2019

Septic Systems Vulnerable to Sea Level Rise

Read this informative report prepared by various departments within Miami-Dade County and the Florida Department of Health providing an overview of how septic systems may be impacted by current and future water levels.

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Village Environmental News
Posted on: January 7, 2019

Street-by-Street Initiative

We know how frustrating it is to see problems on your street, and feel as though it's an uphill battle to get them fixed. Mayor Karyn Cunningham along with administration and staff have begun canvassing all Village streets to assess issues that need atten...

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Additional Info... Village Environmental News
Posted on: May 3, 2017

Responsible Gardening Series

Join the Village of Palmetto Bay for a FREE Responsible Gardening Workshop at Thalatta Estate (17301 Old Cutler Road). Learn how to understand this sub-tropic place we call home. Register online by May 7th! Minimum of 8 participants required.

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Village Environmental News
Posted on: April 25, 2017

7th Annual "Shade Palmetto Bay" Tree Giveaway a Success

We’d like to thank the residents who participated in the 7th Annual Tree Giveaway event as part of our Earth Day celebration. With help from Mayor Flinn and Councilwoman Cunningham, staff distributed nearly 80 free native trees this past Saturda...

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Village Environmental News
Posted on: April 9, 2016

Learn "Why Water Matters"

If you could not make it to the "Why Water Matters" community forum presented by County Commissioner Daniella Levine Cava, you can still catch it on WBAY or on-demand video.

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Village Environmental News
Posted on: May 3, 2010

Ygrene Disclaimer

Many Village of Palmetto Bay residents have received mailers and solicitations in the mail recently from Ygrene offering a program that finances energy efficiency, renewable energy, and water conservation upgrades. The mailer appears to suggest that Ygren...

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Village Environmental News
Posted on: May 3, 2009

Everything "Green" in Village Video

Check out this video to see how Palmetto Bay recognizes Earth Day in our own way, with a full week of events in previous years. Also, this video by MiamiHal video will leave you "greening" from cheek to cheek.

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Village Environmental News
Posted on: January 1, 2008

$100k in Taxpayer Savings

Since Mayor Flinn introduced paperless production of e-Currents in 2008, the Village continues to reduce the environmental impact and the cost to taxpayers of print newsletter production -- a total of $100,000 to date.

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Village Environmental News