As we continue our recovery and cleanup efforts, please visit the Emergency website for the latest information on openings and closings in Miami-Dade County.
Welcome to District 4
As the Commissioner for District 4, let me first welcome you to the County’s website. We hope you find it useful and easy to navigate.
District 4 is located in the northeastern corner of Miami-Dade County. The boundaries start at the county line and extend south along the oceanfront to Miami Beach. The 13 cities that comprise this district include Golden Beach, Aventura, North Miami Beach, North Miami, Sunny Isles Beach, Surfside, Bal Harbour, Bay Harbor Islands, Biscayne Park, Indian Creek, Miami Beach, Miami Shores and North Bay Village.
Our Miami-Dade website will give you greater access to the services we provide to residents of Miami-Dade County. You also have the opportunity to view important items involving the Board of County Commissioners on a regular basis.
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Local Vendor Outreach Exchange 2018
Commissioner Sally Heyman, in collaboration with the Internal Services Department Strategic Procurement Division, will host a Local Vendor Outreach Exchange on November 14 from 6 to 8 p.m. at the Northeast Dade/ Aventura Library, for local businesses as well as individuals who want to learn more about opportunities to become a registered vendor and do business with Miami-Dade County.
Free spay/neuter for cats on Oct. 14
Commissioner Heyman will sponsor a free spay/neuter event for cats in District 4 on on Sunday, Oct. 14, 2018, at Bal Harbour Recreation Center, 18 Bal Bay Drive, in Bal Harbour. Call 3-1-1 to make an appointment. All cats must be dropped off at 7:30 a.m.
Commissioner Heyman opens skate park at Haulover Beach
On August 7, Commissioner Sally A. Heyman, with five sponsor city mayors, officially opened a state-of-the-art skate park and Pump Track at Haulover Beach Park.
FDOT Work Program Public Hearings
The Florida Department of Transportation will be hosting a series of public hearings on the FDOT District 6 Five-Year Work Program. For locations, dates and times, visit the FDOT District 6 website.
International Champions Cup Women's Tournament at Hard Rock Stadium
Commissioner Heyman cheered on the ICC Women’s Soccer Tournament at Hard Rock Stadium on July 26. Here she is with the girls’ Strike Team.
Pelican Harbor Marina Boat Ramp Parking Lot Construction Project
The Miami-Dade Parks, Recreation and Open Spaces Department is embarking on a beautification project at the Pelican Harbor Marina Boat Ramp Parking Lot located on the south side of 1275 NE 79th St, Miami, FL 33138. The department anticipates a construction start date of September 2018 and the project is estimated to be completed by the Fall of 2019. The project will be executed in three (3) phases so that the boat ramp remains open at all times with approximately 40 parking spaces available to patrons. This project includes renovating the existing parking lot and creating a new layout to improve traffic flow. There will be a new right-turn lane eastbound into the main entrance, a new 8-foot-wide pedestrian walkway, new lighting and landscaping, new drainage swales and catch basins. The existing asphalt will be removed and will be re-graded, resurfaced and restriped. For more information on this construction project, go to the Miami-Dade Parks, Recreation and Open Spaces Department website.
Wounded Warriors Solider Ride Send Off
Temperatures in the low 40s and we are out in force for the 9th Annual Wounded Warriors Solider Ride. Aventura Marketing Council always creating and facilitating such a special event. So proud of our Vets, the Wounded Warriors and their support team. Hope to be there for the 10th annual ride send off.
A special thank you to our Hurricane Heroes
Commissioner Heyman extends a special thank you to our Hurricane Heroes:
• North Miami Interim Police Chief Larry Juriga for securing POD distributions.
• Miami-Dade Police Department Major Adrian Cummings for enhanced law enforcement officers.
• City of North Miami Beach for safely evacuating vulnerable residents at nursing home.
Help reduce Flooding...Keep Streets and Storm Drains Clean
The heavy rains that recently impacted Miami-Dade County demonstrate of keeping storm drains clear from debris. Miami-Dade County's Department of Transportation and Public Works (DTPW), with the assistance of other County Departments and Miami-Dade County Commissioner Sally Heyman, District 4, have launched a public education campaign to remind landscapers and residents that they shouldn't blow grass clippings onto the streets and into the storm drainage system.
Forget the repairs, Miami-Dade needs a new courthouse
The courthouse was constructed from 1925 through 1928, when Model Ts rumbled up Flagler Street and Dade County had a population of under 43,000. Today, our county’s population is more than 2.6 million, and more than 1 million people visit the courthouse annually, including 65,000 citizens called for jury duty, people using the law library and thousands of lawyers, litigants and witnesses.
It is time to face reality and build a properly sized courthouse suited for modern times rather than the times of the Model T.
Lighthouse for the Blind
Check out "Field of Dreams" a special report about Miami Lighthouse's blind and visually impaired children playing Beep Baseball as recently featured by WSVN Channel 7. It explores the baseball experience through the eyes of the blind and visually impaired and will open your eyes to a new spin on a classic sport that has dreams coming through loud and clear
Help animals in need!
Supporters of Miami-Dade County Animal Services Department can now make donations to the Animal Services Trust Fund online!
Communities Putting Prevention to Work
Communities Putting Prevention to Work has funded the Action Institute, a national program which supports local communities in their efforts to stem the tide in our national epidemics of tobacco use and obesity. Miami-Dade County officials have taken the lead to bring this program here and implement effective solutions to these daunting health problems.Back to Top Page Last Edited: Thu Oct 11, 2018 10:26:22 AM
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