Welcome to District 11
Welcome to the District 11 website! I am honored to serve as your representative. This website is your connection to County government.
Visit here periodically to find out the latest information on County services, programs, and legislation that affects you. Please feel free to contact my office with any questions and concerns you may have – I am here to serve you.
Waiting List Opening for Gran Via Apartments for Efficiency and 1-Bedroom Units for Elderly Only
Miami-Dade Public Housing and Community Development (PHCD) will accept online pre-applications only from seniors with limited income (62 years or older by October 2013) who wish to be placed on its lottery-based waiting list for Gran Via Apartments, located at 12700 SW 8th Street, Miami, FL 33184, for zero/efficiency and one-bedroom units.
All pre-applications received during this period (June 10-17, 2013) will be considered as applying at the same time. Therefore, it does not matter if an application is received on the first or last day.
All pre-applications will go through a computerized lottery process and will be assigned a randomly selected ranking number. The pre-application, including instructions, income limits, frequently asked questions, will be available on PHCD’s website.
The following locations will be available to assist those with limited access to computers:
- Miami-Dade County Permitting and Information Center
11805 SW 26 Street, Miami, FL 33175
Monday, June 10 and Tuesday, June 11 from 9 a.m. - 3 p.m.
Wednesday, June 12 and Monday, June 17 from 9 a.m. - noon
- Lakeside Towers
7555 SW 152 Avenue Miami, FL 3319
Monday - Friday from 10 a.m. - 2 p.m.
June 1 marks the beginning of Hurricane Season, which runs from June 1 through November 30. I want to provide you with preplanning information, important phone numbers and links that I hope will be helpful to you and your loved ones.
Parks' Summer Camps Encourages Kids to Stay Active and Fit
This summer, get the kids away from the television and game systems and treat them to fresh air, awesome outdoor activities and the opportunity to make new friends and life-long memories by enrolling them in one of the exciting Fit2 Play, Green-It-Up Summer Camps offered by the Miami-Dade Parks, Recreation and Open Spaces Department.
Commissioners approve a Charrette and Corridor Study to provide a blueprint for the future aesthetics of the West Kendall Area
The Board of County Commissioners approved a Charrette and West Kendall Corridor Study Area, which focuses on Kendall Drive between SW 137th Avenue and SW 177. This provides an opportunity for land owners, business owners, area residents and local elected officials to work together towards a vision for the future of West Kendall.
Resolution to report the findings on the possibility of a West Dade Government Facility for unincorporated Miami-Dade is approved
Miami-Dade County Commissioners voted on a resolution asking Mayor Carlos Gimenez to study the feasibility of a West Dade Government center for the residents who live in the unincorporated areas of West Miami-Dade.
Get Free Help with Homeownership Problems
The Legal Services of Greater Miami, Inc. is offering free help with homeownership problems including foreclosure and mortgage modifications.
Juan Carlos Zapata, the first Colombian-American elected to the Miami-Dade County Commission, sworn as Commissioner of District 11
Juan Carlos Zapata, the first Colombian-American elected to the Miami-Dade County Commission, was sworn-in as District 11’s Commissioner on November 20, 2012 at South Miami Dade Cultural Arts Center.Back to Top Page Last Edited: Thu Jun 6, 2013 9:41:48 AM
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