NEWS ANNOUNCEMENTS

Inspector General 7th Quarterly Report of G.O. Bond Program
This report is written in compliance with Section 2-256(j) of the City of Miami Beach Code, which requires the Office of the Inspector...
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Project Update: Middle Beach Beachwalk
Starting on December 22, the street-ends at 27 and 39 streets will reopen. The contractor will continue to finalize the remaining street-ends at 26...
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Project Implementation Update #20
The purpose of this Letter to the Commission is to advise you on the status of the implementation of the 42 General Obligation Bond projects approved by the...
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Project Update: Bayshore Park
The former Par 3 Golf Course at 2795 Prairie Avenue is being developed into Bayshore Park, a planned passive park for the enjoyment of Miami Beach residents. The project is in the permitting...
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Project Update: Middle Beach Beachwalk
Starting today, the street-ends located at 40 and 43 streets were reopened. The contractor will continue to finalize the remaining...
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Press Release: Miami Beach and Nature Conservancy Break Ground on Brittany Bay Park Living Shoreline
The City of Miami Beach will hold a groundbreaking ceremony on Tuesday, Nov. 16...
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Construction Notice: 7 Street Paving
The City of Miami Beach will commence sidewalk, roadway, curb and gutter restoration work on 7 Street...
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Virtual Presentation: Mid-Beach Reforestation
Watch a recorded virtual presentation to learn about Mid-Beach reforestation efforts as part of the Urban Forestry Master Plan project...
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Project Update: Middle Beach Beachwalk
The City of Miami Beach is working diligently to open the remaining nine street-ends between...
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Skate Park – 10/12/21 Public Meeting Presentation
View the 10/12 public meeting presentation on preliminary plans for the North Beach Skate Park project...
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Project Implementation Update #19
As of September 23, 2021, a total of 32 out of 42 Tranche 1 projects are in some form of "Active" status and 8 projects...
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Inspector General 6th Quarterly Report of G.O. Bond Program
This report is written in compliance with Section 2-256(j) of the City of Miami Beach Code, which requires the Office of the Inspector...
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Fire Station 1 Design – 10/5/21 Public Meeting Presentation
See the presentation that was shown at the October 5 public meeting on the 30% design for Fire Station #1...
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Construction Notice: Streets & Sidewalks on Pennsylvania Ave.
The City of Miami Beach will start sidewalk, roadway, curb and gutter restoration work on Pennsylvania Avenue from 11 Street up to Lincoln Road to improve...
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Project Update: Middle Beach Beachwalk
The City of Miami Beach is working diligently to open the remaining 11 street-ends between 24 and 45 streets as soon as it is safe to do so. This week, the street-ends located at 25 and...
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Virtual Public Meeting Invitation: Fire Station #1
Please join the City of Miami Beach for a virtual public presentation on the design of Fire Station #1...
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Inspector General 5th Quarterly Report of G.O. Bond Program
This report is written in compliance with Section 2-256(j) of the City of Miami Beach Code, which requires the Office of the Inspector General (OIG)...
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‘What’s Good Miami Beach’ Video Interview: Allison Novack, G.O. Bond Program
President and CEO of the Miami Beach Chamber of Commerce, Jerry Libbin, interviews Allison Novack of the G.O. Bond Program...
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Construction Advisory: North Beach Beachwalk
The city is commencing the improvements to North Shore Open Space Park with construction of the new North Beach Beachwalk from 79 Street to 87 Street. This addition is the final link in the citywide network...
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Press Release: Miami Beach Continues to Grow its Urban Tree Canopy
Miami-Dade County’s Neat Streets Miami Program has awarded the City of Miami Beach $34,500 to fund the planting of canopy trees in the Normandy Shores neighborhood. Leveraging matching funds from the city’s General Obligation...
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Project Implementation Update No. 18
The G.O. Bond Dashboard has been updated to incorporate all changes associated with the revised implementation plan, approved by the City Commission on April...
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Par 3 / Bayshore Park Project Update
The project is in the permitting phase with Miami-Dade County Environmental Resources Management (DERM) and the City of Miami Beach Building Department. Final...
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Project Implementation Update No. 17
The purpose of this Letter to Commission (LTC) is to advise you on the status of the implementation of the 39 General Obligation...
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Press Release: Brittany Bay Park Living Shoreline
The Miami Beach City Commission voted unanimously last week to award a $1.8 million contract for the renovation of Brittany Bay Park. The project includes construction of a living...
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Project Implementation Update No. 16
As of April 29 2021, a total of 28 out of 39 Tranche 1 projects are in some sort of "Active" status and projects are completed. Chart 1...
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Middle Beach Beachwalk: Project Advisory!
The segment of the Middle Beach Recreational Corridor (Beachwalk) from 29 to 32 streets and from 36 to 45 streets will be opening...
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Inspector General Fourth Quarterly Report of G.O. Bond Program
This report is written in compliance with Section 2-256U of the City of Miami Beach Code, which requires the Office of the Inspector General (OIG), on a quarterly basis, to prepare and submit to the...
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Project Implementation Update No. 15
As of March 25, 2021, a total of 29 out of 39 Tranche 1projects are in some form of "Active" status and 7 projects are completed. Chart 1...
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Meridian & Prairie Avenue Tree Planting Advisory
Construction will begin the week of April 5 with completion expected by the beginning of May. The...
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Advisory: Middle Beach Beachwalk to Begin Reopening
The southern segment of the Beachwalk from 24 to 29 streets will open on Friday, April 2, 2021. Construction continues at the...
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AECOM Final Report: 41 Street Corridor Conceptual Streetscape Design
The Conceptual Design incorporates streetscape recommendations for 41st Street in the area...
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Construction Notice! Street & Sidewalks on N. Bay Road
Starting on April 12, the contractor will begin roadway, sidewalk and concrete gutter restoration of damaged areas from North Bay Road and...
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Project Implementation Update No. 14
As of March 10, 2021, a total of 30 out of 39 Tranche 1 projects are in some form of “Active” status and 6 projects are completed. Approximately $35.4 million dollars have been expended and...
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March 24 Virtual Public Meeting Invitation: Normandy Traffic Calming
Join the City of Miami Beach for a public meeting on traffic calming improvements in the Normandy Isles...
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Construction Notice! 85 Street Sidewalk Restoration
From March 8 through March 12, sidewalks on the north side of 85 Street between Harding Avenue and Byron Avenue will be restored...
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March 4 Virtual Public Meeting Invitation: Bayshore Traffic Calming
Join the City of Miami Beach for a public meeting on traffic calming improvements in the Bayshore neighborhood...
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Project Implementation Update – No. 13
As of January 15, 2021, a total of 30 out of 39 Tranche 1 projects are in some form of "Active" status and 6 projects are completed. Approximately $34.5 million dollars have been expended and another $23.1 million...
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Construction Notice – Middle Beach Street & Sidewalks
Beginning on February 16, Metro Express will begin sidewalk and concrete gutter restoration. Milling and resurfacing of the following streets will take place during this phase...
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Lake Pancoast Reforestation Notice!
Construction work related to the project will begin mid to late January 2021. The contractor, Visualscape Inc., will be planting new trees on the city public right....
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Construction Advisory: Meridian Avenue Streets & Sidewalks!
Beginning on January 21, Metro Express will begin sidewalk and concrete gutter restoration of damaged areas on Meridian Avenue from Dade Boulevard to 28 Street...
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MB Chamber of Commerce, Real Estate Council Presentation
The G.O. Bond Program Team showed the following presentation to the Miami Beach Chamber of Commerce's Real Estate Council at its January...
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Project Implementation Update #12
Approximately $33.1 million dollars have been expended and another $24.1 million are encumbered for a total of $57.3 million. Chart 2 below shows the full breakdown of the expenditures broken...
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Press Release: Construction Set to Begin on Final Segment of Beachwalk
Construction is set to begin in early 2021 on the final segment of the Beachwalk, a more than 7-mile oceanfront promenade that will span the entire length of the city from South Beach through North Beach...
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Construction Update! Middle Beach Beachwalk
The City of Miami Beach continues work on the Beachwalk project between 24 and 45 streets, including 11 street ends...
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Inspector General Third Quarterly Report of G.O. Bond Program
This report is written in compliance with Miami Beach ordinance 2019-4239 which requires the Office of the Inspector General (OIG)...
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Commission Memo: GO#40: 41 Street Corridor Conceptual Streetscape Design
AECOM and city staff will be requesting approval from the Mayor and City Commission on December 9 2020, for the 41st Street Corridor conceptual streetscape design...
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Construction Advisory! Meridian Avenue Pavement Striping
Work on Meridian Avenue starts Monday November 30, and is expected to last one week. The city's contractor, Metro Express, will start re-striping from 16 Street heading north...
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Construction Advisory! Drexel Ave. Street Pavement!
Work on Drexel Avenue starts Monday, November 9 and is expected to last approximately two weeks, one for each side. The city's contractor, Metro Express, will start on the West half of...
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Construction Advisory! 12 Street Pavement
The City of Miami Beach will start asphalt restoration work on 12 Street between Michigan Avenue and Alton Road. The road will be milled and resurfaced for better and safer mobility, creating a smooth new...
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AECOM Releases Survey Results for the 41 Street Corridor Streetscape Project!
After a public meeting that was held on 10/1 and a one-week-long open feedback session that followed, AECOM has presented final survey results for streetscape preferences...
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Program Team to Present to MB Chamber of Commerce Construction Council
The Miami Beach Chamber of Commerce Construction & Development Council will hear a presentation, followed by discussion, with the Program Team...
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Project Implementation Update #11
The purpose of this Letter to the Commission is to advise on the status of the implementation of the 38 General Obligation Bond (G.O. Bond) Projects approved by the...
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Middle Beach Beachwalk: Construction Update!
The preexisting wooden boardwalk has been completely demolished and work is taking place along the entire project limit. Please note that due to the nature of the project, some areas may not see work taking place for a few...
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41 Street Corridor – Schematic Design Options
See two schematic design options presented by AECOM to revitalize the 41 Street Corridor with the G.O. Bond-funded $15M budget...
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Bayshore Park / Par 3 Project Update
The City of Miami Beach has submitted the required environmental reports and received preliminary approval for the design of the lake by Miami-Dade County Environmental...
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41 Street Corridor Revitalization Project – Public Meeting Invitation!
A virtual public meeting will be held by AECOM and the City of Miami Beach, to present potential schematic design options to the community for their feedback...
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Project Update! Middle Beach Beachwalk
The City of Miami Beach continues work on the Beachwalk project between 23 and 45 streets, including 11 street ends. The preexisting wooden boardwalk has been completely..
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Construction Notice! Cameras on the Beachwalk
With G.O. Bond funding, the Miami Beach Police Department (MBPD) is expanding the city's CCTV security camera system to cover the Beachwalk between 14 Place and 23 Street. The contractor will be directionally boring...
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Construction Notice! Meridian Avenue Street Pavement
We are repaving sections of roadway that were identified as cracked or deteriorated. Meridian Avenue will be paved and striped between 17 Street and Dade...
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Inspector General Releases 2nd Quarterly Report on G.O. Bond Program
This report is written in compliance with Miami Beach Ordinance 2019-4239 which requires the Office of the Inspector General, on a quarterly basis, to prepare and...
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Press Release: Miami Beach Continues to Grow Its Urban Tree Canopy
The City of Miami Beach continues its General Obligation Bond-funded reforestation efforts with its strong partnership with Neat Streets Miami...
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Street Tree Master Plan – Reforestation Update
This year’s G.O. Bond funded South Beach Reforestation Project will plant 65 trees within the Palm View, Flamingo, and South of Fifth Neighborhoods. Trees will be planted along selected city rights-of-way and open spaces. The G.O. Bond Reforestation Project has planted over 650 trees...
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Program Implementation Update #10
The purpose of this Letter to Commission is to advise on the status of the implementation of the 38 GO Bond projects approved by the City Commission on the first tranche of funding in the...
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Invitation: 41 Street Corridor Public Presentation
The City of Miami Beach has engaged with AECOM to design a Master Plan for the 41 Street Corridor. Please join a virtual Mayor’s Blue Ribbon 41 Street Committee meeting to view the presentation and provide public feedback on...
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Project Implementation Update #9
The one-year anniversary of the launch of the first tranche of funding ("Tranche 1") of the G.O. Bond Program occurred last month. Despite the impacts of COVID-19, the administration continues to meet...
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Middle Beach Beachwalk Construction Notice!
The City of Miami Beach continues work on the Beachwalk project between 24 and 45 streets, including 11 street ends. The preexisting wooden boardwalk has been completely demolished and work is...
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Design Criteria for the 72 Street Community Complex Project
Today, the city held a virtual presentation to unveil details of the Design Criteria Package (DCP) for the major project in North Beach. See the presentation...
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Inspector General Releases First Quarterly Report of G.O. Bond Program
The Office of the Inspector General has conducted its first audit of the G.O. Bond Program, releasing its first official report. This report is expected quarterly...
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Nautilus Drive Street/Sidewalk Construction Notice!
Beginning on May 4 for approximately three weeks, the City of Miami Beach will begin repaving Nautilus Drive from W 42 to W 46 streets. The contractor will provide access to residents at all times...
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North Bay Road Street/Sidewalk Construction Notice!
Beginning on April 13, the City of Miami Beach will begin resurfacing and repaving North Bay Road between Alton Road and 41 Street.
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13 Street Street/Sidewalk Construction Notice!
Beginning on April 13 for one week, the City of Miami Beach will begin removing the existing surface and repaving 13 Street between Alton Road and Michigan Avenue...
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Project Implementation Update #8
A total of 33 out of 57 G.O. Bond projects are in some form of "Active" status and 3 projects are completed. Approximately $15.4 million dollars have been spent and another $26.3 million are encumbered for a total of $41.7 million...
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Palm View Street/Sidewalk Construction Notice!
Deteriorated streets and sidewalks will be repaved, resurfaced and gutters will be renovated to improve drainage in the following areas...
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Project Implementation Update #7
A total of 31 out of 57 G.O. Bond projects are in some form of "Active" status and 3 projects are completed. Approximately $13.9 million dollars have been spent and another $21.2 million are encumbered for a total of $35 million....
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Palm & Hibiscus Construction Update
The landscaping tree protection, removal and relocation phase is complete. Installation of the new irrigation system in the median is underway...
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Project Implementation Update #6
The purpose of this Letter to the Commission ("LTC") is to advise you on the status of the implementation of the 38 General Obligation Bond (G.O. Bond) Projects approved by the City Commission for the first tranche of funding (Tranche 1) in the...
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New Year, New View – MB Magazine
Late last year, the City of Miami Beach launched its first open data platform for the benefit of public access and information...
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Flamingo Park Street/Sidewalk Construction Notice!
Deteriorated streets and sidewalks will be repaved, resurfaced and gutters will be renovated to improve drainage in the following areas...
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Normandy Isle Street/Sidewalk Construction Notice!
Deteriorated streets and sidewalks will be repaved and resurfaced, and gutters will be renovated to improve drainage in the following areas...
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Project Implementation Update #5
The purpose of this Letter to Commission (LTC) is to advise on the status of the implementation of the 38 G.O. Bond projects approved by the City Commission for the...
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Nautilus Traffic Calming Construction Notice!
On Tuesday, December 10, the city will begin stamping the asphalt pattern on the newly constructed speed tables throughout the Nautilus neighborhood. Speed tables are midblock traffic calming devices that...
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Middle Beach Beachwalk Ph3 Construction Notice!
The Mid-Beach Beachwalk project, between streets 24 and 45, has commenced construction. Work will begin at the south end working north. Construction will take approximately...
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Miami Beach Celebrates Groundbreaking, Phase 3 of Beachwalk
Join the City of Miami Beach at the 37 Street Boardwalk for a groundbreaking ceremony for phase 3 of the Middle Beach Beachwalk on Wednesday, November 20 at 4 p.m...
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Palm & Hibiscus Landscaping Notice!
The city is beautifying Palm and Hibiscus Islands by improving the landscape within the medians. Work will be scheduled for Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m...
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Project Implementation Update #4
The purpose of this Letter to the Commission ("LTC") is to advise you on the status of the implementation of the 38 G.O. Bond Projects approved by the City Commission for the first tranche of funding in the amount of $152,466,449 including issuance costs...
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Lenox Street Pavement Construction Notice
Deteriorated streets and sidewalks will be repaved and resurfaced, and gutters will be renovated to improve drainage on Lenox Ave. between 6 and 11 Streets...
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City’s First Inspector General to Begin Duties
On November 6, 2018, 81 percent of Miami Beach voters approved an amendment to the City Charter, which created the City of Miami Beach Office of Inspector General; established the functions of the office; provided the Inspector General with the power to subpoena witnesses, administer oaths, and require...
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From the MB Magazine: Voice In Action! A Promising First Year
Only one year in to the G.O. Bond Program and just six months after the first issuance of bond funding, the city has made major headway on project implementation. Today, 14 of the 57 total projects are either under construction or complete - laying the groundwork for...
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Message from the Mayor: Your G.O. Bond
Mayor's Deep Dive: Since passage of the G.O. Bonds just 11 months ago, we already have 28 active projects in progress - from citywide street and sidewalk repaving to park improvements to traffic calming measures...
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Miami Beach Unveils New 4K Technology with New World Symphony in SoundScape Park
Join the City of Miami Beach for the debut of the 4K Ultra High Definition (UHD) visual technology at SoundScape Park. Approved by Miami Beach voters...
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Nautilus Traffic Calming Construction Notice 2
On Monday, September 30, the contractor is scheduled to begin working two speed tables along Nautilus Drive between 46 Street and...
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LTC: G.O. Bond Project Dashboard Launch
After months of designing and troubleshooting the G.O. Bond Program team is ready to formally launch its new "Project Dashboard" tab on the website www.GOMBINFO.com . The Project Dashboard is the result of a collective city effort to make all G.O. Bond project...
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Nautilus Traffic Calming Construction Notice
The city will begin constructing speed tables along 47 Street. Speed tables are midblock traffic calming devices that raise the entire wheelbase of a vehicle to reduce its travel speed. The installation...
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New World Symphony Presents 100th WALLCAST Concert, Unveiling New Technology
The New World Symphony, America’s Orchestral Academy (NWS), will present its 100th WALLCAST® concert on Opening Night – Saturday, October 12, 2019 at 7:30 PM... The WALLCAST® concert will be the first-ever to be presented in...
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Ribbon Cutting Ceremony for Nautilus’ Polo Park
Join the City of Miami Beach for a ribbon-cutting ceremony at Nautilus' Polo Park to celebrate the recently completed construction that was funded as part of the city's $439 million total General Obligation (G.O.)...
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August 2019 – Project Implementation Update #3
The purpose of this Letter to the Commission ("LTC") is to advise you on the status of the implementation of the 38 General Obligation Bond (G .O. Bond) Projects approved by the City Commission for the first tranche of funding (Tranche 1)...
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Tree Planting Begins in North Beach
As part of the G.O. Bond-funded project to expand the city's urban tree canopy, the city has partnered with Neat Streets Miami to start reforestation efforts in Normandy Isles neighborhoods and Brittany Bay Park...
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Miami Beach Continues to Grow its Urban Tree Canopy
Known for its unique urban tree canopy, the City of Miami Beach will soon be welcoming more trees into its green lush environment. Awarded a $40,000 grant from Neat Streets Miami...
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Construction Advisory! Street & Sidewalk Work Continues on 15 Street
Street paving and sidewalk improvement work continues on to 15 Street between Washington Avenue and Lenox Avenue. Read the notice for information...
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GO#5: BAYWALK (Pedestrian Bridge) – Design Renderings
The City Commission endorsed a new design for the pedestrian bridge project that will welcome drivers as they enter Miami Beach from the MacArthur Causeway...
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