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Modello Park Public Meeting Thursday, February 8, 2018 6 p.m.

MIAMI (February 01, 2018)

The Miami-Dade County Parks, Recreation and Open Spaces Department, in collaboration with the Department of Regulatory and Economic Resources (RER) Division of Environmental Resources Management (DERM), will be hosting a Public Meeting regarding the environmental findings and the status of a corrective action plan for Modello Park located at 28450 SW 152 Avenue, Homestead, Florida. The meeting will be held on Thursday, February 8, 2018 at 6pm at the Naranja Branch Library, 14850 SW 280 Street, Naranja, FL 33032.

The meeting will address the findings from the Modello Park soil sampling. The sampling was part of an effort to screen all parks located in the Miami-Dade Parks system for potential contamination. A total of 220 Miami-Dade County parks have been determined to be safe for current public use.