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Town of Cutler Bay, Florida News and Events

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HEADLINES

  • April 17th: Cutler Bay Movie Night
  • April 19th: Earth Day Festival At Pinecrest Gardens
  • April 22nd: "Open Mic Night" at Town Hall

  • Earth Week Celebrations in Palmetto Bay
  • Information on Crime In Our Community

LOCAL EVENTS

Cutler Bay Movie Night

April 17th, 7pm. Cutler Bay's recent movie night was rained out and has been rescheduled. Come enjoy "The Lego Movie" at Lakes by the Bay Park. See the flyer for more information.

Earth Day Festival At Pinecrest Gardens

Sunday, April 19th from noon to 4pm. Celebrate Earth Day at Pinecrest Gardens. Earth Day activities include workshops, healthy food demonstrations, plant sales, an eco-fashion show, green vendors, crafts and more. Admission is FREE. For more information, visit their website.

"Open Mic Night" at Town Hall

April 22nd, 7 - 9pm. The town council and staff will hold an open microphone town hall meeting to allow residents an opportunity to discuss issues of concern, ask questions, or suggest ideas to the town council and staff. This meeting is the residents opportunity to discuss issues in an informal setting. The meeting takes place at town hall located at 10720 Caribbean Blvd. See the flyer for more information.

Citizens Academy

Saturday, April 25th, 8:30am - 3:30pm. The Good Government Initiative is offering a one day workshop for residents to learn how to best communicate with their local government and advocate effectively. The event takes place at Vizcaya, Village Garage, 3251 S. Miami Ave. Cost is $25.00 and is the event is limited to 35 participants. For information on speakers and registration information, visit goodgov.net.

Bike-B-Que & Rodeo

Saturday, April 25th, 11am - 3pm (registration begins at 10:30). The Town of Cutler Bay and the village of Palmetto Bay join together to celebrate Earth Week with a 5.5 mile bike ride from Lakes by the Bay Park, and stopping at Ludovici Park for a free barbecue and kids activities. Preregistration forms and helmets are required and must be turned in by April 23rd at 4pm. For more information, read the flyer.

Run Fur Fun- Dog Benefit, Dogs Welcome- WOOF

April 26th, 4pm (registration begins 2pm.). Put on your running shoes and get moving for a great cause. Participate in either a 5K run/walk or 1-mile walk run/walk benefiting Paws 4 You Rescue, saving dogs from being euthanized. While you're at it, have your dog join you in the fun or borrow one from their "Rent A Dog Booth". Participants will receive refreshments, a draw string backpack, T-shirts and bandannas while supplies last. Registered students can get 4 community service hours. The event takes place at Killian Greens Golf Club, 9980 SW 104th Street. For advance registration, fees, and additional information visit their website at paws4you.org.



COMMUNITY ANNOUNCEMENTS

Earth Week Celebrations in Palmetto Bay

Palmetto Bay is celebrating Earth Week with a variety of activities including tree give-aways, movie nights, contests, lady bug releases and much more. Visit palmettobaygreen.com for a full list of activities.

Cutler Bay 16th Best Place To Invest In Real Estate

Cutler Bay ranked 16 in Nerdwallet's review of 227 Communities in Florida. The consumer based economic site based their ratings on the marketability of homes, affordability, growth and tax rates. To read the article and see what other communities made their list, visit their website.

Summer Camp Equals Summer Fun

June 4th marks the end of the school year. The town of Cutler Bay's Summer Camp for kids is a fun way for your 6 - 12 year old to fill their summer with a variety of fun activities. For more information, see the camp flyer and download the registration form..

Information on Crime In Our Community

How safe is your community or street? Find out where crimes are taking place by visiting crimemapping.com. Is a sexual offender or predator living near you? Visit this miamidade.gov website to find out. Visit this link for Cutler Bay monthly crime report statistics.

Mangrove-Kayak Adventures

Various Dates. The town of Palmetto Bay offers a monthly 3-hour guided kayak tour where participants can learn more about mangroves and how they are an important part of our ecosystem. The tours launch from Thalatta Estate, 17301 Old Cutler Road. Space is limited and you must register in advance. For more information, read the flyer.

Sign The Petition For Solar Rights

Florida is one of only five states that do not allow residents to purchase electricity from companies that will install solar panels onto your home or business. Sign the petition to end this prohibition. Visit flsolarchoice.org.

Book Drive

Do you have any new or gently used children's books that are collecting dust? Drop them off at select Miami-Dade Police locations and put them back into circulation. See the flyer for the closest drop-off locations.

Free Online Courses Available

Miami-Dade library card holders can now access free technology training taught by experts. To find out more, visit mdpls.org.

More Development, More Traffic on Old Cutler Road

Development of 9 acres of uplands on Old Cutler Road adjacent to Cutler Bay Coastal Wetlands could move forward bringing a potential 4 story buildings, and additional traffic to our community. Find out more by visiting livablecutler.blogspot.com.



CUTLER BAY GOVERNMENT

Cutler Bay Government Information

For more information about the town's charter, agendas, ordinances, how to contact town officials, the town's website, and more, visit our Cutler Bay Government page.

Town Council Meeting and Agenda

Wednesday, April 15th, 7pm. The meetings take place at Cutler Bay Town Hall, located at 10720 Caribbean Boulevard. You can read the agenda when available at cutlerbay.legistar.com.

Cutler Bay Strategic Master Plan: 2014-2019

See the Town of Cutler Bay's Strategic Plan for the years 2014 through 2019.



MISCELLANEOUS LINKS OF INTEREST

Cutler Bay Mini-Bus Information

The Cutler Bay Mini-Bus is in service Monday through Saturday from 8:30 am until 5:35 pm. The fare is 25 cents. See the brochure for general route information, approximate arrival times, and a detailed map of individual bus stops. The Cutler Bay local (#200) is also tracked on the County Transit page. Get information on your smartphone at miamidade.gov/transit/mobile/ or download the Miami Dade Transit Tracker app at miamidade.gov/transit/transit-tracker-app.

Garage Sale locations

One man's trash is another man's treasure. Find out where local garage sales are taking place by visiting these websites. Miami on the Cheap and the websites for The Village of Palmetto Bay and the Village of Pinecrest.

Watering Schedule

Watering is not allowed between 10am and 4pm. Odd-numbered street address may water on Wednesdays and/or Saturdays, even numbered addresses Thursdays and/or Sundays. For more information, visit miamidade.gov/waterconservation.

Events At The South Dade Cultural Arts Center

For Ticket / Event information for the South Dade Cultural Arts Center, visit smdcac.org/events.

Find The Cheapest Local Gas Prices

Visit this website to compare local gas prices GasBuddy.com.

Cutler Bay 2010 Census Information

Find Traffic Hot Spots

Movies At Southland Mall Regal Cinemas



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