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Spring Fling Tickets on Sale Now!

Saturday, March 11, 2017 6:00 p.m. Pelican Community Park 18115 North Bay Road Celebrate spring with your friends and neighbors with a night full of dancing, food, and fun. Get your tickets early as this event has always sold out in advance. Tickets Tickets for guests with SIB Resident ID Cards are $10 each. Guests without SIB Resident ID Cards …

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Egg Scramble Wristbands On Sale Now!

Saturday, April 15, 2017 10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. Pelican Community Park 18115 North Bay Road Enjoy a fun filled day of games, rides, crafts and music. The event will start with our annual egg hunt promptly at 10:00 a.m. where participants ages 12 and under will receive a special bag, and scramble through thousands of beach balls to collect …

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Use Your Smart Phone or Tablet To Stay Connected to Events, Programs and Alerts in the City of Sunny Isles Beach

Tuesday, February 14, 2017 —  Sunny Isles Beach has a variety of communication channels that enable residents and visitors to receive the most current and up-to-date information on programs, events and emergencies in the City. To receive City information, sign up to follow and turn on alerts for each application from Twitter, Facebook, to eSIBi email alerts. Choose to follow …

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College Scholarship Applications Available for SIB Seniors

SIB College Scholarships logo.

Saturday, January 14, 2017 Each year the City of Sunny Isles Beach awards college scholarship money to well-deserving Sunny Isles Beach high school seniors. Seniors are able to apply for these scholarships by filling out a scholarship application and writing a 200-300 word essay on a certain topic. Applicants must have been residents of Sunny Isles Beach for a year prior …

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What to do if you Find a Dead, Injured or Stranded Sea Turtle on the Beach

Sunday, January 29, 2017 — Sea Turtles are protected by the US Endangered Species Act of 1973 and Florida Statute Chapter 370. It is illegal to harm or harass sea turtles, their nests or hatchlings. The Miami Dade County Sea Turtle Program (MDCSTCP) responds to reports of dead or injured sea turtles throughout all of Miami Dade County. Data such …

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Traffic Congestion on Collins Avenue & Pedestrian Safety

Friday, January 27, 2017 By Mayor George “Bud” Scholl As I have written in the past, studies have proven that most of the traffic on Collins is a result of commuters driving through the City to other destinations. As South Florida’s population has increased, daily traffic has overflowed from I-95 to Biscayne Boulevard to Collins Avenue. As our City has grown, …

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Recognizing our City’s Employees

Friday, January 27, 2017 By Chris Russo, City Manager Upon my return as City Manager in 2012, I realized how many dedicated employees had remained with the City from the early formative years. I also met many new faces of young energetic members of the staff. So impressed with their skills, experiences and dedication, I thought it time to constitute …

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New Program to Pair Two Valuable Assets

Thursday, January 26, 2017 — By Commissioner Larisa Svechin With the new year come new possibilities. Our fortuitous City continues to offer both world-class recreation and exceptional education. Two of Sunny Isles Beach’s sizable assets are our seniors (greater than 2,500) and the school children (more than 2,000). While the former built our City, the latter will be entrusted to …

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City Projects Resume After Holiday Break

174th Street Project

Thursday, January 26, 2017 — By Commissioner Jeanette Gatto It’s time to welcome back our snowbirds and tourists from across the globe that choose our City as a vacation destination. The City decided to limit ongoing construction during the school break; so the week before Christmas we made the decision to cease work on Samson Park, the pedestrian / emergency …

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20 Years: From “Sunny Isles” to “Sunny Isles Beach”

Thursday, January 26, 2017 By Chris Russo, City Manager This spring marks the 20th anniversary of the activities that led to the formation of the City of Sunny Isles Beach. When you explore this City, you should know, twenty years ago this area looked quite different and wasn’t even a city. It didn’t become what you see today until it …

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