Your Village @ Work - April 21, 2018
Tree Giveaway This Morning,
 Earth Day Celebrated Sunday at Coral Reef Park
Today's the day! Come and get your  free shade tree! The giveaway is happening at Ludovici Park from 8 am - 11 am.

(Proof of PB residency required. One tree per residence).

Species of Trees Available on a first-come, first-serve basis:
  •  Green and Silver Buttonwoods
  •  Verawood
  •  Geiger Tree
  •  Allspice
  •  Frangipani
  •  Gumbo Limbo
  •  Moringa
  •  Calusia
  •  Pink Oleander
  •  Desert Cassia
  • Crepe Myrtle
  • Wild Tamarind

  • An escorted, scenic bike ride in Palmetto Bay
  • A discovery/nature walk and animal encounter
  • A DJ and Farmer's Market
  • Pet adoptions by Miami-Dade County's H.O.P.E Express
  • A canal clean-up aboard kayaks
  • BMX Demo Course and so much more!
Starting at 1:30 pm, the family-filled festivities will start with an escorted 5-mile bike ride along the Old Cutler Bike Trail visiting some of Palmetto Bay's beautiful landmarks. Led by Palmetto Bay's own cycling guru and environmental advocate EricTullberg and Mayor Eugene Flinn, bikers will take off at 1:30 pm sharp and return back to Coral Reef Park by 2:15 pm. This event is recommended for children 10 years of age and up. Online registration for the bike ride is open . Helmets and bike locks are required for the ride. Also at 1:30, you're invited to take part in a canal clean-up aboard kayaks. Registration will be done at the park. A limited number of kayaks will be provided. Participants with their own kayaks or paddle boards are invited to bring them to the park.
Earth Week Gets Buggy
First Graders at Howard Drive Elementary release ladybugs onto the shrubbery on Monday. They learned they can protect the leaves from damaging insects without having to use harmful pesticides.
Transitway Workshop "Save the Dates"
The Miami-Dade County Department of Transportation and Public Works will conduct three (3) Alternatives Public Workshops next month. Listed are the dates and locations:
Tuesday, May 22, 2018 
6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. 
Palmetto Bay Golf Course
Community Room
Wednesday, May 23, 2018 
6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. 
City of Florida City Chambers
Thursday, May 24, 2018 
6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. 
The Southland Mall
Park and enter near DSW and Ulta
Other Highlights
Coming Next Week
Save the Dates