Miami-Dade County postpones removal of Miami Lakes park at Northwest 170th Street

Government By Linda Trischitta and David L. Snelling Thursday, March 25, 2021

Miami-Dade County’s plan to remove a Miami Lakes pocket park and barriers to a bridge on March 27 if the town didn’t take them down was put on hold Thursday. The park -- at Northwest 170th Street on the east side of the bridge...

Council approves funding stormwater projects, fee hike

Government By Linda Trischitta, Editor Thursday, March 18, 2021

The town council approved an increase to the stormwater utility fee property owners pay and will go to the municipal bond market later this year to raise $15.5 million. Bond proceeds will fund new capital improvements as part of the...

Council approves use of artificial turf

Government By David Snelling, Reporter Thursday, March 18, 2021

The Town of Miami Lakes is allowing property owners to replace their natural grass with artificial turf, but only in certain areas. The second, final vote on a new ordinance was made during the council meeting on March 9. Prior to the...

How to contact your elected officials

Government Thursday, March 18, 2021

U.S. Congress Sen. Marco Rubio, R-Fla. 7400 SW 87th Ave. Suite 270 Miami, Fla. 33166 305-596-4224 Twitter: @SenRubioPress   Sen. Rick Scott, R-Fla. 901 Ponce de Leon Blvd. Suite 505 Miami, FL...

Photo contest entries due March 24th

Government Thursday, March 18, 2021

If you love Miami Lakes, show it in pictures by entering the “2021: 20 Years of Growing Beautifully” photo contest. Judges want to see how photographers capture the hometown feel and stunning views of the community, the town...

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