Nelson Rodriguez marks 30 years as a firefighter for the City of Coral Gables

Nelson Rodriguez marks 30 years as a firefighter for the City of Coral Gables
  Miami Lakes Vice Mayor Nelson Rodriguez recently celebrated his 30th year as a Coral Gables firefighter. “I truly cannot have done it without the support of my family, especially my ...

Town's first Food and Wine Festival set for March 3 at Optimist Park Clubhouse

  Miami Lakes and its Economic Development Committee are co-hosting the first Town’s first Food and Wine Festival scheduled from 5 to 9 p.m. on Saturday, March 3, at the Miami Lakes Optimist Clubhouse and Park. The event will feature fine food, wine, and specialty beer, ...

Final call for sponsors and vendors to participate in Family Health and Wellness Fair scheduled on Feb. 10

  Miami Lakes Elderly Affairs Committee has issued a last call for health and wellness vendors and sponsors to sign up for the Town’s 4th annual Family Health and Wellness Fair scheduled from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Saturday, February 10, at the Mary Collins Community Center, ...

Mayor Manny Cid issues endorsement for resident Eleane Sosa-Bruzon, a Miami-Dade County Court Judge Group 33 candidate

Mayor Manny Cid issues endorsement for resident Eleane Sosa-Bruzon, a Miami-Dade County Court Judge Group 33 candidate
  Miami Lakes Mayor Manny Cid recently endorsed longtime resident Eleane Sosa-Bruzon in her bid for Miami-Dade County Court Judge. Sosa-Bruzon, a Cuban-American who is the first in her ...

Mayor Cid stresses need for committed candidates while speaking at Chamber lunch

Mayor Cid stresses need for committed candidates while speaking at Chamber lunch
This year, the Miami Lakes Town Council and residents will make perhaps the biggest decisions for the town’s future, choosing a new town manager and a field of candidates to fill four ...

The Spot Youth Center hosts Zoo Miami field trip

The Spot Youth Center hosts Zoo Miami field trip
  Middle and high school students are invited to join “The Spot” Youth Center for a field trip to Zoo Miami from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Saturday, January 20. Zoo Miami, also known ...

The Spot has January events

Miami Lakes Youth Center will be hosting several fun and exciting programs for middle and high school students at “The Spot” in from 6 to 8 p.m. during January at 6075 Miami Lakes Drive. Friday, January 12 - Trivia Challenge. Who knows “The Spot” best! Join in ...

Home Improvement Expo set on Super Saturday Jan. 20

Miami Lakes Neighborhood Improvement Committee (NIC) will present its 1st Annual Home Improvement Expo from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Saturday, January 20, at the Mary Collins Community Center, 15151 N.W. 82 Avenue, as part of Super Saturday at the Park. Attendees can turn their home from a ...

Miami Lakes Vice Mayor Frank Mingo qualifies for District 103 candidacy after successful petition campaign

Miami Lakes Vice Mayor Frank Mingo qualifies for District 103 candidacy after successful petition campaign
Miami Lakes Vice Mayor Frank Mingo has been busy at work asking District 103 constituents to sign a petition which would qualify him to run for State Representative in 2018, to represent the town ...

Town seeks nominations for Women of Distinction Awards Luncheon March 3

Miami Lakes’ Cultural Affairs Committee is seeking nominations for its Women of Distinction Awards Luncheon in honor of Women’s History Month which is scheduled at 11 a.m. on Saturday, March 3, at the Roberto Alonso Community Center, 16500 N.W. 87 Avenue. The Nomination ...

Public Information session on Freebee transportation services set for January 11

Public Information session on Freebee transportation services set for January 11
The Town of Miami Lakes will host a public information meeting at 6 p.m. on Thursday, January 11, at Town Hall, 6601 Main Street, to introduce the new transportation services provided by Freebee ...

Create online registrations for Winter Youth classes on Jan. 8

Residents interested in registering their child or children to participate in the Town of Miami Lakes Archery, Golf, Pre-Teen Fitness, and Start Smart Soccer programs are encouraged to create an online registration account by visiting www.miamilakes-fl.gov/parkres. Online registration ...

Major changes coming to Town of Miami Lakes

A lot has changed in Miami Lakes since its incorporation in December 2000. There are more homes, schools and businesses that have replaced many of the town’s iconic cow pastures.  Miami Lakes is growing, but it is also working hard to hold on to its small town feel. Home to ...

Council settles Dunn lawsuit over road projects

Developer Lowell S. Dunn II sued the town of Miami Lakes for a breach of contract over a development agreement following a comment which suggested the developer was still responsible for making roadway improvements after his family sold the property to the Lennar Corporation. For the ...

Council recognizes retiring MDFR Battalion Chief Abel Fernandez

Council recognizes retiring MDFR Battalion Chief Abel Fernandez
At the December 5 Town Council meeting, Chief Abel Fernandez, Battalion Chief of Miami-Dade Fire Rescue Station 64 in Miami Lakes, was recognized due to his upcoming retirement. He was commended ...

Council hires engineers to student bridge impacts

A dispute over an FDOT traffic study which suggested opening two 1-75 overpasses near Miami Lakes wouldn’t cause a considerable impact to the town’s congested roadways sparked Miami Lakes Town Council members to conduct their own study to determine the amount of additional ...

Miami Lakes introduces Bike-Sharing for more mobility

Miami Lakes introduces Bike-Sharing for more mobility
Miami Lakes will kick-off its new partnership with SPIN Bike-Sharing Company during the Neighborhood Improvement Committee’s (NIC) Community Bike Ride on Saturday, December 9. Community Bike ...

‘A Night of Art and Culture’ planned for December 14

Art is an adventure that never ends! Join the Miami Lakes Cultural Affairs Committee, together with its Adult Painting Class students, for “A Night of Art and Culture” art exhibition and reception at 6 p.m. on Thursday, December 14, at Town Hall, 6601 Main Street. Attendees ...

Balance assessments are available for Town seniors

Miami Lakes Elderly Affairs Committee is inviting seniors, 55 and over, to participate in the free Balance Assessments provided by St. Catherine’s West Rehabilitation Hospital. A licensed Physical and Occupational Therapist will provide seniors with a Balance Screening to ...

Former mayor again amends his $3 million town lawsuit

Former Miami Lakes mayor Michael Pizzi amended his lawsuit against the town following a recent court’s decision to dismiss the litigation in which he’s seeking about $3 million in attorney’s fees from his criminal trial on federal public corruption charges in ...

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