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Posted on: August 16, 2017

Are You New to Our Village?

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If you just recently moved to Palmetto Bay and need some assistance in getting all set up, look no more!  We have created an online "New Resident Guide" that contains a lot of the information you seek, all in one place.  Our co...

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Posted on: August 14, 2017

Important Message Concerning New Traffic Circle

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IMPORTANT MESSAGE:  We have received reports that the temporary signs placed at the site to alert drivers of the detour locations are being moved.  We are asking everyone to please refrain from moving ANY of these signs.  Doing ...

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Posted on: August 14, 2017

MDPD Wants You to Have a 9 pm Routine

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MDPD has started a new #9PMRoutine Campaign designed to get everyone into a nightly routine to check and lock your cars, lock your home & turn on outside lights. Let's all help out and deter criminal activity with these simple steps!

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Posted on: August 14, 2017

Our Age-Friendly Initiative Survey is Ending

As part of our Age-Friendly initiative, we have been conducting a survey among residents 50 years old and over to gain a better understanding of the community's views and needs as we age.  The survey is closing this Friday, August 18th.  ...

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Posted on: August 14, 2017

Your Village @ Work- August 14, 2017

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Read about our After School Programs, Save the Date for our 15 Year Anniversary and see what else is happening in August and September in this latest edition of Your Village @ Workfor the week of August 14, 2017.

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Posted on: August 11, 2017

Record Requests Are Online!

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Need to view and/or copy a public record?  Not only can you now submit your request online, but we are also posting all records on our website for easy access.  The records are uploaded to the Public Record Requests Archives on a weekly ...

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Posted on: August 11, 2017

You Are Cordially Invited to Our 15-Year Anniversary Celebration

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On September 10, 2017, Palmetto Bay turns 15 and we are celebrating with you!  This significant date marks the official 15-Year Anniversary of the Village of Palmetto Bay as a duly incorporated municipality and in recognition of this significant ...

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Posted on: August 11, 2017

Read About the Many After School Programs We Have to Offer

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The Village of Palmetto Bay's Parks & Recreation Department has a full line up of enriched and specialty after school programs for children between 4 and 11 years of age.  Palmetto Bay has partnered with 7 different providers to bring a varie...

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Posted on: August 8, 2017

87th Ave. Bridge and More to be Discussed

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County Commissioner Daniella Levine Cava invites all Palmetto Bay residents to join a community discussion related to proposed changes to SW 87th Avenue, including a potential bridge connection, along with other traffic-related county initiatives. &nb...

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Posted on: August 4, 2017

Village-wide Traffic Calming Update

In this issue, read about the proposed 25 MPH reduction in neighborhood streets, find out more about the upcoming traffic circle and more!  Additionally, Commissioner Daniella Levine Cava invites you to a community discussion forum to talk about ...

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Posted on: August 4, 2017

FPL Conducts Line Clearing Maintenance in Palmetto Bay

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Florida Power and Light has advised the Village of its planned maintenance line clearing in four areas affecting Palmetto Bay.  Click on the substation links below to see a map of that area.  We are awaiting information on a project star...

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Posted on: August 4, 2017

Traffic Detours Continue for FDOT's SW 152 St Project

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Coral Reef Drive Project Update- 8/4/17 SR 992/Coral Reef Drive/SW 152 Street 

from SR 821/HEFT/Florida’s Turnpike to SR 5/US 1/South Dixie Highway

Project Identification Numbers: 433286-1/2-52-01 

 

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Posted on: July 24, 2017

44, 254 Sq. Ft. of Tree Canopy to be Replanted by FCI Palmetto Bay, LLC

Miami-Dade County's Department of Regulatory and Economic Resources (formerly known as DERM) approved FCI Palmetto Bay, LLC's tree removal application in accordance with Atlantico at Palmetto Bay's site plan. Over 25,000 square feet of tree canopy was app...

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Posted on: July 24, 2017

Sidewalk Repairs Underway at SW 87 Ave. between SW 146-148 St.

Please be advised that the Village of Palmetto Bay's Public Services Department began sidewalk improvements in the area of SW 87 Avenue between SW 146-148 Streets.

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Posted on: July 20, 2017

DUV Recommendations Lauded by Council

This  past Wednesday, July 19th, renowned architect & planner, Victor Dover presented his team's recommendations for updating the current Downtown Urban Village (DUV) code, which are now available online.   Download or view the DUV A...

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Posted on: July 21, 2017

FPL to Conduct Third Quarter Tree Trimming Maintenance

Florida Power and Light will be conducting tree trimming in various locations along SW 152 Street between US-1 and Ludlam Road (67 Avenue) beginning soon. See boundary map below. Please use caution when driving in these areas.

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Posted on: July 20, 2017

Proposed Waste Fee Increase Notification

Miami-Dade County's Department of Solid Waste Management has begun notifying residents of a proposed waste fee increase; residents should expect to receive the proposed $25 waste fee increase notification in the mail sometime early next week. 

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Posted on: July 20, 2017

Village Traffic Updates to be Sent Biweekly Beginning Aug. 4

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Beginning in September of 2016, the Village of Palmetto Bay began publishing a Weekly Traffic Calming Update every Friday at 6 pm. As we near the final stages for the Village-wide Comprehensive Traffic Calming Plan, the publication has been renamed the Vi...

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Posted on: July 19, 2017

Palmetto Bay Schools Score All "A's"

Congratulations to Palmetto Bay's amazing schools for achieving all A's and for a successful 2016-2017 school year.

On Wednesday, June 28, 2017, the Florida Department of Education released the preliminary 2016-2017 School Performance Grades for all school...

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Posted on: July 12, 2017

Inside Palmetto Bay

Watch our short newscast, Inside Palmetto Bay, as Jackie and Greg bring you a recap of Village activities for the month of June and also share with you other important dates and information.

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Posted on: July 6, 2017

Traffic Calming Recommendations Online

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After months of data gathering and public input, the Village’s traffic engineering consultant, Marlin Engineering presented its recommendations to Village residents during a Traffic Town Hall at Village Hall this past Wednesday, July 5th. &n...

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Posted on: June 30, 2017

Storm Drains Treated with Mosquito Dunks

The Village’s Public Services Department has treated a total of 1,663 storm drains with mosquito dunks as of Thursday, June 29th. To see the areas treated so far, please click here

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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 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 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 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 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: 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: 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

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 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 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 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 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 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: 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: 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: 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

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

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 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

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 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: 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: 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 21, 2017

Downtown Urban Village Code

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

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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 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

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: 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: 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 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: 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: 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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