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Posted on: June 27, 2017

Budget Workshop & Special Council Meetings

Join us tonight for a Budget Workshop followed by two consecutive Special Council Meetings beginning at 7 pm at Village Hall. You can also watch them from your computer via livestreaming or on WBAY.

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Posted on: June 26, 2017

Independence Day Road Closure Information

On Tuesday, July 4, 2017, the Village of Palmetto Bay will be hosting a special event in commemoration of our nation’s Independence Day. The festivities will include games, food and drink concessions, live music, rides, and of course, no 4th of ...

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Posted on: June 26, 2017

Take the EAR 2018 Survey

Every seven years, the Comprehensive Development Master Plan (CDMP) is reviewed and updated as required per Chapter 163 of the Florida Statutes, a process known as an Evaluation and Appraisal Report (EAR). The EAR includes an evaluation ...

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Posted on: June 21, 2017

90-Day Pilot Project on SW 84 Avenue & SW 165 Terrace Update

The Village of Palmetto Bay has received several complaints from residents concerning the temporary road delineators installed on SW 84 Avenue pursuant to Resolutions 2016-131 and 2016-94. Consequently, the Village will re-examine the project at an upcomi...

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Posted on: June 21, 2017

SW 86 Avenue between 169 & 170 Terrace Reopened

Contractors are on-site installing speed tables on SW 86 Avenue between 169 & 170 Terrace after temporarily closing down the street due to yesterday’s sudden rainfall. Please use caution when driving in this area. 

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Posted on: June 16, 2017

FDOT Scheduled Roadway Project Underway

 All traffic on SW 152 Street/Coral Reef Drive from just west of SW 93 Avenue to just west of SW 97 Avenue has been shifted to the south side of the roadway. The westbound and eastbound travel lanes have been reduced to one lane in each direction...

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Posted on: June 15, 2017

Permanent Speed Table Installations

The installation of permanent speed tables on SW 86th Avenue between SW 172nd Street and SW 168th Street have been completed and the installation of speed tables on SW 90th Avenue between SW 170th Street and SW 174th Street is currently underway. Delays c...

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Posted on: June 15, 2017

Roadway Resurfacing Project

Resurfacing and asphalting of Village roadways continues this week. 

The following areas have been completed:

  • SW 84th Avenue from SW 160th St to SW 163rd St
  • SW 85th Avenue from SW 152nd St to SW 160th St
  • SW 86th Avenue from SW 152nd St to SW 159th St...
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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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Posted on: June 15, 2017

Village-wide Sidewalk Repair Project Near Complete

The Public Services Department is almost done with its annual Village-wide sidewalk improvement project. Click here to view the list of the repairs that are currently being performed throughout the Village. The list specifies all of the areas that will be...

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Posted on: June 14, 2017

School Crossing Guards wanted

Looking for a part-time job?  The Miami-Dade County Police Department is looking for qualified candidates to fill several spots as School Crossing Guards.  If you’re interested, read this flyer for more information.

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Posted on: June 9, 2017

Weekly Traffic Calming Update

The Village of Palmetto Bay has received several complaints from residents concerning the temporary road delineators installed on SW 84 Avenue pursuant to Resolutions 2016-131 and 2016-94. Consequently, the Village will re-examine the project at an upcomi...

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Posted on: June 8, 2017

Budget Workshop

If you were unable to join us for last night’s Budget Workshop, watch it from your computer via livestreaming or on WBAY. To view Village Manager Silva’s Budget Workshop presentation, please click here. If you’re using Google...

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Posted on: June 6, 2017

Hurricane Preparedness Workshop Raffle Winner

We would like to extend a congratulations to Village of Palmetto Bay resident, Kristina Cunetta, for being our generator raffle winner at the Hurricane Preparedness Workshop.  We hope you received valuable information from our several vendors/age...

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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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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.

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Posted on: May 23, 2017

Letter to Mayor Gimenez Regarding Light Rail Extension to South Dade

The Village of Palmetto Bay with the Town Cutler Bay have issued a letter to Miami-Dade County Mayor Gimenez to express disagreement with new direction to replace light rail with autonomous vehicles. Click here to view a copy of the letter.

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Posted on: May 17, 2017

Palmetto Bay Village Council Successfully Postpones Bridging on SW 87 Avenue Recommendation

Thanks to the collaborative efforts of the  Cutler Bay and Palmetto Bay Village Councils, led by Mayor Flinn and Mayor Bell and District 8 Commissioner Daniella Levine Cava, we are pleased to announce that the proposed bridging&...

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Posted on: May 17, 2017

Palmetto Bay Recognized as a Playful City USA for the 8th Time

The Village of Palmetto Bay has just been recognized by KaBOOM! as a 2017 Playful City USA community for the 8th year in a row! Together we are incorporating play into our programs, policies, and infrastructure to make our community more kid- and family-f...

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Posted on: May 11, 2017

Telephonic Town Hall Meeting

We would like to thank the over 1,000 residents who participated in our Telephonic Town Hall Meeting on Tuesday, May 16th to primarily discuss the county’s bridge proposal for SW 87th Avenue along other traffic-related issues. Due to the volume ...

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Posted on: May 9, 2017

Palmetto Bay Village Council Continue to Strongly Oppose Bridging on SW 87 Avenue

It has come to the attention of the Village Administration that the MDC Department of Transportation and Public Works is proposing the bridging of SW 87 Avenue from SW 164 Street to SW 163 Terrace and that a recommendation to include funding for the proje...

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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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Posted on: May 8, 2017

MDC Pilot Program on Old Cutler Road and SW 136 Street Ends

The county's traffic pilot project on Old Cutler Road and SW 136 Street has been completed and therefore the County has determined that the left turn lane will remain permanently closed. 

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Posted on: May 8, 2017

Temporary Speed Table Installations

The temporary speed tables on SW 180 Street between 77 Avenue and 78 Place have been removed and will be relocated and installed on SW 143 Street between 77 Avenue and 78 Avenue. Please use caution when driving in these areas. Delays can be expected.

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Posted on: May 1, 2017

Register for Summer Camp & Tennis Camp

Calling all parents! Registration for Summer Camp and Tennis Camp is available online and at the Coral Reef Park Tennis Window! For your convenience, please click here to download the required forms for your child to participate in this year’s S...

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Posted on: April 25, 2017

Village Statement Regarding Palmer Trinity School

As many of you have probably heard, an incident occurred at Palmer Trinity School yesterday involving one of its students. Our Policing Unit quickly and swiftly responded to anonymous tips and averted all potential danger. The student su...

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Posted on: April 21, 2017

"Shade Palmetto Bay" Annual Free Tree Giveaway

As part of our Earth Day series of events, residents can stop by Ludovici Park from 8-11 am and pick up any one of the FREE trees available. One tree per residence, please! Residents must provide their own transportation for the trees/saplings and photo I...

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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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Posted on: April 21, 2017

FIU Master of Public Administration Information Session

Please join FIU for a Master of Public Administration (MPA) information session on Tuesday, April 25 at the Village Hall starting at 6 pm. The MPA program is top-ranked, nationally recognized, and accredited by NASPAA—The Global Standard in Publ...

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Posted on: April 21, 2017

Parks Workshops

We would like to thank everyone who participated in our series of Parks Master Plan Workshops. We know how important the future of our parks is to our residents and want to make sure your feedback and input is heard. The information collected will help us...

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Posted on: April 21, 2017

Police Activity

A situation developed earlier today in the area near SW 87th Avenue and 141th Street.  The Palmetto Bay Policing Unit was present in full force after being notified of a potential suicide attempt.  The subject is safe and has been transp...

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Posted on: April 21, 2017

SFWMD Governing Board Issues Water Shortage Warning

Due to falling water levels and extremely dry conditions that are expected to linger, the South Florida Water Management District (SFWMD) Governing Board issued a water shortage warning to all 8.1 million residents in the agency's 16 counties. Please clic...

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Posted on: April 11, 2017

District 1 Public Traffic Meeting

We'd like to thank our District 1 residents for attending and participating in our first of three public traffic meetings with the Village's traffic engineer, Marlin Engineering. Please click here to view Tuesday night&...

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Posted on: April 11, 2017

Inside Palmetto Bay- March Recap

Get in the know!  Check out the latest edition of "Inside Palmetto Bay" as Greg and Jackie bring you a recap of all that happened in the Village during the month of March, from our Annual Picnic Celebration to the most current legislati...

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Posted on: April 11, 2017

The Bridget Allison Pier Playground

The long awaited bronze plaque in memory of Bridget Allison Pier is coming soon to Coral Reef Park! A Council-adopted resolution named the playground after Village resident Bridget Allison Pier. The Bridget Allison Pier Playground will feature new equipme...

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Posted on: March 31, 2017

Mayor Attends Florida League of Cities (FLC) 2017 Legislative Action Days

Village of Palmetto Bay Mayor Eugene Flinn attended the Florida League of Cities (FLC) 2017 Legislative Action Days. Attendees were provided with detailed information on the League’s legislative priorities and positions. Click here to review the...

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Posted on: March 31, 2017

Spring-Summer Play-by-Play Recreation Guide

Hot off the press! The Spring-Summer Edition of our Play-by-Play Recreation Guide is now available featuring the artwork of Fabien Lilavois (8th grade) from Southwood Middle School who won our Earth Day Art Contest!

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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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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.

Posted on: March 21, 2017

Traffic & Mobility Town Hall

Thank you to everyone who came out for the Traffic and Mobility Town Hall last night. Special thanks to MPO Executive Director Aileen Boucle, MDC Deputy Director Frank Guyamier and Commissioner Levine Cava.  Transit and...

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Posted on: March 13, 2017

Palmetto Bay Turns 15!

This year, the Village of Palmetto Bay celebrates 15 years of incorporation. Take a look at our 15 Year Anniversary Commemorative Edition with Community Newspaper and get a glimpse into how our Village has evolved over the past 15 years and learn about Pa...

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Posted on: March 13, 2017

Rabies Alert

The Florida Department of Health (DOH) in Miami-Dade has confirmed a second raccoon, killed by a car in the Kendall area, has tested positive for rabies and has prompted a 60 day alert. In response, DOH-Miami-Dade is extending the rabies alert boundaries ...

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Posted on: March 13, 2017

Temporary Speed Hump Installations Continue This Week

Temporary Speed Humps on SW 78 Avenue between SW 144 Street and 139 Terrace have been completed. We will continue to post information about upcoming removals and installation related to the Temporary Speed Hump program here and on social...

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Posted on: March 13, 2017

Village Begins Sidewalk Improvements

The Public Services Dept. has begun its annual village-wide sidewalk improvement project. More details will soon be provided about the project.  In the meantime, please contact Public Services at 305-969-5011 to report any sidew...

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Posted on: March 13, 2017

Village Manager & Mayor Address MDC Board of Commissioners

Village Manager, Edward Silva, addressed the Board of County Commissioners at the Chairman's Policy Council Meeting on Thursday, March 9, in support of the SMART plan and the South Dade transit corridor in particular. Mayor Eugene Flinn also addr...

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Posted on: February 16, 2017

FPL Maintenance Line Clearing In Progress

Florida Power and Light has begun maintenance line clearing and trimming throughout the Village and along US-1. The maintenance work happening here and here is expected to be completed by the end of the month. Please us...

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Posted on: February 16, 2017

Safe Routes to School Improvements Town Workshop

On Wednesday, February 8, the Village of Palmetto Bay together with design engineer, R.J. Behar hosted a town workshop to discuss the details of the Coral Reef Elementary and Perrine Elementary Safe Routes to School (SRTS) improvements project designed to...

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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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Posted on: January 31, 2017

2017 Legislative Priorities for the Village

The 2017 State Legislative Session is currently underway.  See the legislative priorities for the Village of Palmetto Bay this year.

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Posted on: January 31, 2017

MDC To Provide Public Notice When Removing Traffic Control Devices From County Roads

Following a resolution passed by the Palmetto Bay Village Council in 2016 and after much community input, our County Commissioner Daniella Levine Cava passed a resolution directing Mayor Gimenez or his designee to develop a plan to provi...

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Posted on: January 24, 2017

You Can Do It With "Get Fit Palmetto Bay 2017"

You Can Do It With "Get Fit Palmetto Bay 2017"... a yearlong fitness and wellness program for the entire community.  Take advantage of wellness workshops, fitness classes and more throughout 2017 to reach your personal fitness ...

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Posted on: January 20, 2017

Miami-Dade County Marine Patrol in C100 Canal

In collaboration with Miami-Dade County Police, initial police patroling through the canal that runs through the village took place on Friday, Jan. 20. Here is a photo of our County Marine Patrol at work within Palmetto Bay municipal bou...

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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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