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For Immediate Release:
March 02, 2015
Media Contact:
Ela Pestano

Ludlam Trail Corridor Charrette Public Workshop to Take Place in District 7 on March 9

(MIAMI) – The Miami-Dade County Department of Regulatory & Economic Resources (RER), Development Services Division, invites the public to participate in a public design workshop (known as charrette) to discuss future development of the Ludlam Trail Corridor. This charrette will focus specifically on the part of the Corridor that runs through District 7, from Southwest 40th Street to State Road 878 (Snapper Creek Expressway).

County Commissioner Xavier L. Suarez will host the workshop in District 7 on Monday, March 9 at 6 p.m. at South Miami Senior High School, 6856 SW 53rd St. District 7 residents are encouraged to bring their ideas and actively participate in this ongoing community effort to plan the Corridor’s future. To view the flyer, visit

Design studio sessions where participants can assist County Architects and Planners in designing conceptual plans for the Corridor will take place following the workshops. Studio sessions will be held in the multipurpose room at the Gibson Bethel Community Center, 6701 SW 58th Place, South Miami, on March 10, 11 and 12 from 2 to 8 p.m. A follow-up meeting will be scheduled to present the community’s vision to the public.

Ludlam Trail is envisioned as a linear park stretching 6.2 miles from Miami International Airport to Dadeland Mall between SW 69th and 70th avenues. 
For more information, contact Nathan Kogon, Assistant Director, RER Development Services Division, at 305-375-2842.