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Posted on: August 2, 2020

Village Parks Open at Noon Today, Aug. 2

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PARKS UPDATE: Parks will open at 12 noon today. Tennis courts and skate park will remain closed for today and reopen tomorrow. The Emergency Declaration previously issued for Hurricane Isaias has been rescinded at this time.
 
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Posted on: July 31, 2020

Hurricane Isaias 5 PM Advisory

HURRICANE ISAIAS 5 PM ADVISORY: Miami-Dade County is in a Tropical Storm Warning. Hurricane warning is now in effect for portions of the Florida East Coast. Hurricane conditions are expected along portions of the Florida east coast late Saturday night. Da...
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Posted on: July 31, 2020

Hurricane Isaias Village Update, July 31, 2020

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Hurricane Isaias Village Update, July 31, 2020.  Catch the latest news regarding the storm.
  • Click here to read the update
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Posted on: July 31, 2020

Village Of Palmetto Bay Declares Local State Of Emergency

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LOCAL STATE OF EMERGENCY: The Village of Palmetto Bay has declared a Local State of Emergency in response to the imminent threat of Hurricane Isaias. This declaration will activate the emergency plans applicable to the Village in order to protect the heal...
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Posted on: July 31, 2020

Free Sand Distribution Today at 3 pm, Coral Reef Park

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FREE SAND DISTRIBUTION: We will have a FREE sand distribution today at Coral Reef Park (7895 S.W. 152nd Street, Palmetto Bay, FL 33157) from 3 - 7 p.m. Please make sure you bring your own bags, since they will have a limited amount on hand.  Than...

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Hurricane & Emergency Preparedness News
Posted on: July 31, 2020

ALL Parks Will Close Tonight At 8 PM

ALL Parks will be closing tonight at 8 p.m. until further notice. Once the storm passes, we will assess any damages and plan accordingly. #TeamPB #PBalwaysworkingforyou #BeHurricaneReady #BePrepared #StayInform...

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Posted on: July 31, 2020

Hurricane Watch For Portions Of The Florida East Coast

A hurricane watch has been issued for portions of the Florida East Coast. Nearly 78 million are now in the forecast cone.
Due to the uncertainty with Hurricane Isaias timing and track, it’s important to be paying attention to EVERY update.
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Hurricane & Emergency Preparedness News
Posted on: July 31, 2020

Hurricane Isaias 11 AM Advisory

HURRICANE ISAIAS 11 AM ADVISORY:

HURRICANE WATCH ISSUED FOR PORTIONS OF THE FLORIDA EAST COAST...SQUALLY WEATHER OVER THE SOUTHEASTERN BAHAMAS AND THE TURKS AND CAICOS ISLANDS SPREADING INTO THE CENTRAL BAHAMAS..

A Hurricane Warning is in effect for...* Nor...

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Hurricane & Emergency Preparedness News
Posted on: July 31, 2020

HURRICANE ISAIAS 8 AM ADVISORY

8 AM ADVISORY HURRICANE ISAIAS:

A Hurricane Warning continues in effect for...* Northwestern Bahamas including Andros Island, New Providence, Eleuthera, Abacos Islands, Berry Islands, Grand Bahamas Island, and Bimini* Southeastern Bahamas including the Ack...

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Hurricane & Emergency Preparedness News
Posted on: July 30, 2020

Tropical Storm Watch For East Coast Of Florida

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TROPICAL STORM WATCH FOR EAST COAST OF FLORIDA:  
At 5 p.m. AST, the center of Tropical Storm Isaias (pronounced "ees-ah-EE-ahs") was located about 155 miles (250 km) west-northwest of Punta Cana, Dominican Republic.
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Hurricane & Emergency Preparedness News
Posted on: July 30, 2020

Tropical Storm Isaias 11 AM Advisory

TROPICAL STORM ISAIAS: Here are the Key Messages regarding Tropical Storm Isaias, issued by NHC on Thursday at 11 a.m. AST - www.hurricanes.gov #TeamPB #PBalwaysworkingforyou #BeHurricaneReady #BePrepared #StayInformed 

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Posted on: July 30, 2020

Tropical Storm Isaias

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TROPICAL STORM ISAIAS:

At 8 a.m. AST, the center of Tropical Storm Isaias (pronounced "ees-ah-EE-ahs") was located over the Caribbean Sea about 125 miles (285 km) west of Ponce, Puerto Rico, and about 105 miles (175 km) east-southeast of Santo Do...

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Hurricane & Emergency Preparedness News
Posted on: July 29, 2020

Tracking Potential Tropical Cyclone Nine Update

At 2 p.m. AST, Potential Tropical Cyclone Nine is located about 105 miles (165 km) south of St. Croix and about 180 miles (285 km) south-southeast of San Juan, Puerto Rico. The system is moving toward the west-northwest near 23 mph (37 km/h), and this gen...

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Hurricane & Emergency Preparedness News
Posted on: July 29, 2020

Tracking Potential Tropical Cyclone Nine

TRACKING POTENTIAL TROPICAL CYCLONE NINE: Forecasts are predicting heavy rainfall and strong winds which could impact Florida beginning Saturday morning through early next week. Residents and visitors should continue to monitor the forecast and stay alert...
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Hurricane & Emergency Preparedness News
Posted on: July 28, 2020

Weather Advisory

WEATHER ADVISORY: These are the Key Messages regarding Potential Tropical Cyclone NIne issued by NHC at 5 p.m. www.hurricanes.gov #TeamPB #PBalwaysworkingforyou #BeHurricaneReady #BePrepared 

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Hurricane & Emergency Preparedness News
Posted on: July 28, 2020

Eyeing The Tropics

EYEING THE TROPICS: Potential Tropical Cyclone Nine is developing in the Atlantic. The forecast cone takes it into the Bahamas and South Florida this weekend as a tropical storm. #TeamPB #PBalwaysworkingforyou #BeHurricaneReady #BePrepared 

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Hurricane & Emergency Preparedness News
Posted on: July 28, 2020

Be Hurricane Ready!

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BE HURRICANE READY: Visit our Hurricane Preparedness page for all the information you need during this hurricane season. 
Here’s the 2020 Hurricane Guide for additional information. 
You can also downlo...
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Hurricane & Emergency Preparedness News
Posted on: July 23, 2020

Be Hurricane Ready

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HURRICANE PREPAREDNESS: So much has happened this year with COVID-19, that you might have forgotten we’re in the middle of Hurricane Season. Let’s make sure you take the time to plan and prepare so that you can reduce the impact any st...

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Hurricane & Emergency Preparedness News
Posted on: June 4, 2020

County Hurricane Resources

The Miami-Dade Office of Cultural Affairs releases resource guide for 2020 hurricane season. CLICK HERE TO ACCESS.

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Hurricane & Emergency Preparedness News
Posted on: May 27, 2020

NOAA Predicts an Above-Normal Hurricane Season This Year

To read the latest on the 2020 hurricane season from NOAA, CLICK HERE.

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Hurricane & Emergency Preparedness News
Posted on: May 12, 2020

Miami-Dade County's 2020 Hurricane Preparedness Guide

The hurricane season officially begins on June 1st.  Here’s what you need to be prepared. CLICK HERE TO VIEW AND DOWNLOAD GUIDE.

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Hurricane & Emergency Preparedness News
Posted on: August 30, 2019

Fill Them Up

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FILL THEM UP: Rather than buying bottled water, fill up plastic water containers for your family using Miami-Dade Water & Sewer Department.
This water can be used to drink, shower and even freeze for ice during and after a storm.
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Hurricane & Emergency Preparedness News
Posted on: August 29, 2019

Curbside Garbage, Waste Collection Services and Bulky Waste Pick up

Have questions about trash collection? 

Here's the latest from Miami-Dade County:

•NORMAL OPERATIONS:Curbside garbage and waste collection services will continue normal operations on Thursday, August 29th and Friday, August 30th. Following service,...

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Posted on: August 29, 2019

Pet Preparedness

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Whatever emergency plans you make for yourself for Hurricane #Dorian, remember to include your pets!

Check out this helpful infographic on how to prepare for a disaster, what goes inside your pet's emergency kit and what to do during a disaster.

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Hurricane & Emergency Preparedness News
Posted on: August 29, 2019

Be Prepared

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BE PREPARED: Take pictures of your home, inside and outside, prior and after a storm.

This will be helpful when you need to report storm damages to your insurance. 

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Hurricane & Emergency Preparedness News
Posted on: August 28, 2019

Hurricane Prep List

PREPARATION LIST: With all of Florida in the cone of concern ahead of Hurricane Dorian, you may be wondering what you can do right now to prepare. Again, do not place any tree limbs, yard clippings or other debris in your yard. Code officers are now inspe...

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Hurricane & Emergency Preparedness News
Posted on: August 23, 2019

Weather Update

The Miami-Dade Emergency Operations Center Now Monitoring TS Dorian, and issued this update as of Tuesday Morning, August 27, 2019:

Summary of Actions and Current Situation:

The Division of Emergency Management is monitoring Tropical Storm Dorian in the Atl...

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Hurricane & Emergency Preparedness News
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)

Forward Direction: N

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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
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Hurricane & Emergency Preparedness News
Posted on: August 28, 2019

Storm Preparations

While the path of TS Dorian is still uncertain, many of us are tending to hurricane preparations. While doing so, please refrain from placing tree cuttings in front of your homes. At this point, loose limbs/branches will pose a hazard under high wind cond...

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Hurricane & Emergency Preparedness News
Posted on: August 28, 2019

SFWMD lowers canal levels ahead of Dorian

The SFWMD is lowering water levels in canals throughout South Florida in anticipation of Hurricane Dorian's landfall. As of this hour, virtually all of our state is in the cone of concern. SFWMD officials ask all homeowners who live near waterways to chec...

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Hurricane & Emergency Preparedness News
Posted on: August 28, 2019

Wednesday 8/28 Weather Update

 TS Dorian strengthened slightly with maximum sustained winds of 60 mph while moving northwest at 13 mph.

A Hurricane Watch and Tropical Storm Warning is in effect for Puerto Rico, Vieques, Culebra and the U.S. Virgin Islands. A Tropical Storm War...

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Hurricane & Emergency Preparedness News
Posted on: August 28, 2019

SAFETY WARNING: Do not place piles of tree limbs, debris in your yard

For the safety of everyone, do NOT pile any trash, yard clippings or tree limbs in your yard. It is extremely dangerous, as many items could become projectiles in high winds. Miami-Dade County tells us their vehicles will continue to retrieve PREVIOUSLY S...

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Hurricane & Emergency Preparedness News
Posted on: August 28, 2019

11 am National Hurricane Center Update

At 11 am, the National Weather Service  issued this advisory on TS Dorian.

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Hurricane & Emergency Preparedness News
Posted on: August 26, 2019

Afternoon Weather Update

As Tropical Storm Dorian continues on it's west, northwesterly track, weather officials say any potential impact later this week for The Bahamas and Florida is highly uncertain given the potential for the system to interact with the high terrain of Hispan...
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