Winners announced in Miami Lakes photo contest

Winners announced in Miami Lakes photo contest
The Town announced winners of the “Capture a Miami Lakes Moment” photo contest.Jae Kim was the first place winner with a beautiful photo of Picnic Park West.Monique Metzcus placed ...

Florida CFO visits Miami Lakes to study rock blasting operations

Florida CFO visits Miami Lakes to study rock blasting operations
Florida Chief Financial Officer Jimmy Patronis paid a visit to Miami Lakes as part of the state’s plan to study the rock miner’s blasting operations, which residents claim cause ...

Town prepares to retrofit nearly 900 streetlights with energy saving LED bulbs

Miami Lakes is one of the first municipalities in South Florida to convert all Town-owned streetlights to LED. The project, part of the Town’s strategic initiatives, will replace approximately 900 streetlights throughout Miami Lakes, including standard streetlights (called ...

Graham meets with Civic Engagement students

Graham meets with Civic Engagement students
Students from the Civics Engagement Academy (CEA) at Bob Graham Education Center (BGEC) spent the summer reading and meeting in small groups to prepare for the upcoming school year. This included ...

ML lawmakers to discuss 2017 budget

Town of Miami Lakes lawmakers and residents will discuss the budget for next year at a workshop, which is scheduled for Thursday, August 25, at 6:30 p.m. at Town Hall, 6601 Main Street. The estimated $16.5 million spending plan, at the same millage rate of 2.335 for property ...

MTPO Governing Board approves grants for two priority projects

The Miami-Dade Transportation Planning Organization (MTPO) Governing Board recently approved the list of 2017 Transportation Alternatives Program priority projects which includes two submitted by the Town of Miami Lakes.The N.W. 59 Avenue project calls for the creation of sidewalks, ...

Asst. Town Manager Andrea Agha is candidate for ICMA Credentialed Mgr

Miami Lakes assistant Town Manager Andrea Agha recently received the International City/County Management Association (ICMA) Credentialed Manager Candidate designation. She will become an ICMA Credential Manager in November 2018.Agha is one of over 1,400 local government management ...

Marilyn Ruano confirmed as new councilmember

Marilyn Ruano confirmed as new councilmember
It’s official. Marilyn Ruano is the newest Miami Lakes Town Council member following an unanimous vote to replace vice mayor Tony Lama, who resigned after he accepted a job offer with Amazon ...

Town Council to August 2018

Town Council to August 2018
The new look Miami Lakes Town Council poses for a portrait following the swearing-in of new Councilmember Marilyn Ruano and the election of Nelson Rodriguez as Vice Mayor at a Special Meeting in ...

Lawmakers seek funding to complete Optimist Park

At the July 25 Miami Lakes Town Council meeting, lawmakers approved Councilmember Tim Daubert’s recommendation to locate monies and explore other funding options to accelerate the build out of Miami Lakes Optimist Park.The recreation facility has been in the town’s parks ...

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