New Miami Lakes zip code bill introduced in U.S. House

U.S. Congressman Mario Diaz-Balart said he recently introduced legislation to create a unique and independent zip code for the Town of Miami Lakes. “I just introduced legislation similar to what the House passed last year that will create a unique ZIP Code for the Town of ...

Town to consult with County on annexation ideas

A Miami Lakes lawmaker seeking to shield the town from development in nearby unincorporated areas, is proposing to annex commercial properties to control the zoning and add revenues to the town’s tax base.The areas Councilmember Nelson Rodriguez is targeting are near Opa-locka ...

Community members recognized by Council

Community members recognized by Council
At the February 7 Town Council meeting, several community members were recognized for their accomplishing and community support.Boy Scout Troop 584, Cub Scout Pack 484, and Girl Scout Troop 584 ...

Ed Gansert’s stained glass Florida map now hangs in Mayor’s office

Ed Gansert’s stained glass Florida map now hangs in Mayor’s office
When Mayor Manny Cid was knocking on doors and visiting neighbors during his recent campaign, he came across the home of longtime residents Joan and Ed Gansert. Invited to come in, Cid was in awe ...

Mario Diaz-Balart staff available Feb. 22

Staff members from the Office of U.S. Congressman Mario Diaz-Balart will be on hand to discuss federal issues and address constituents’ concerns, at 2:30 p.m. on Wednesday, February 22, at the Miami Lakes Branch Library, 6699 Windmill Gate Road.Following executive orders signed ...

BGEC Civics students visit state capitol and request legislative help

BGEC Civics students visit state capitol and request legislative help
Bob Graham Education Center students in the Civic Engagement Academy got a civics lesson earlier this month from State Senator Rene Garcia, State Representative Manny Diaz Jr., and Miami Lakes ...

Council approves preliminary plat for balance of Town Center

At the January 17 regular meeting, Council members approved The Graham Companies’ preliminary plat application, consistent with the approved site plan for the completion of Town Center and consistent with the Town Center Zoning District unanimously adopted by the Council on ...

Town officials, residents establish objectives for 2026 Strategic Plan

To its residents, Miami Lakes is widely recognized as a welcoming community with “extraordinary beauty” where state of the art planning concepts create vibrant hubs that are safe and friendly to all people. And that’s the town’s vision for the next nine years, ...

Lock It or Lose It Campaign results in 20 percent reduction in vehicle burglaries

In May 2016, Councilmember Ceasar Mestre, in partnership with the Town’s Public Safety Committee and Police Department, spearheaded the “Lock It or Lose It” awareness campaign aimed at encouraging community residents to lock their vehicles and remove any ...

ML teens invited to enjoy February activities at ‘The Spot’

Miami Lakes Youth Center “The Spot,” will host several fun and exciting programs for middle and high schools students from 6 to 8 p.m. during February at 6075 Miami Lakes Drive.Wednesday, February 1 is Music Day. February 1st is known as “The Day the Music ...

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