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Beach Sand Renourishment Project

Beach Renourishment Underway from November 4 – January 17

Beach Renourishment MOT Map

(Monday, October 21, 2019) – The Estates at Acqualina project will be completing a beach sand re-nourishment from approximately Terracina Avenue (northern City limit) to 185 Street. During this time, the beach will remain open but access may be partially modified. A temporary construction fence will be set up on the beach in the affected areas for the safety of …

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Beach Sand Renourishment

Ocean tide on the beach

By Alex Lama, Commissioner (Friday, May 24, 2019) – A delegation from our city traveled to Tallahassee in April to attend the State Legislative Sessions and meet with representatives of the Florida Department of Environmental Protection (FDEP) to discuss beach sand renourishment. Last year, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers completed a sand renourishment project that brought 150,000 cubic yards …

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Capital Projects Update

FDOT Roadway Construction Project

By Christopher J. Russo, City Manager Friday, June 29, 2018 — We’ve come a long way since December when I last updated you on citywide capital projects. At this time I’m happy to report that the Florida Department of Transportation (FDOT) is in the process of completing the paving of Collins Avenue through our City. They have milled the old …

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City Benefits from Developer’s Sand Renourishment Project

Beach after the beach sand renourishment project adds more sand to Sunny Isles Beach beaches.

Please be advised that a small truck haul beach renourishment event is scheduled to commence Monday, April 9, 2018. As a permit requirement, the Armani Casa project will renourish a portion of the public beach. This project is smaller than the recent U.S. Army Corps of Engineers project and will provide for approximately 28,500 cubic yards of sand to be placed between 17901 …

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Beach Sand Renourishment Project Update

Workers and uniloader on the beach moving sand for the Beach Renourishment Project.

By George “Bud” Scholl, Mayor Saturday, January 27, 2018 — When you think of Sunny Isles Beach, the first thing that may come to mind is the pristine beach spanning across the eastern coastline of our magnificent city. What might not come to mind is the extensive planning, lobbying for funding and regulation changes, and labor it takes to maintain …

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Update on Active Capital Projects

Dumptruck dumps sand on the beach during the Beach Sand Renourishment Project.

Thursday, November 30, 2017 — By Chris Russo, City Manager If you have not seen any of the City’s media releases or status reports on the various projects currently in progress, here is a run through of the major ones for your convenience. The beach sand renourishment project is underway with the placement of almost 2000,000 cubic yards of sand.  …

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Sunny Isles Beach Renourishment Project Starts Soon

Aerial view of the beach and Newport Fishing Pier, showing the eroding beachline.

Tuesday, October 31, 2017 — The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Jacksonville District announces that construction starts soon for the Sunny Isles Beach renourishment project. The $8.6 million project is part of the Miami-Dade County Beach Erosion Control and Hurricane Protection Project. The Corps’ contractor, Eastman Aggregate Enterprises, LLC of Lake Worth, Florida, will place approximately 140,000 cubic yards of …

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US Army Corps of Engineers Awards Contract for Sunny Isles Beach Shoreline Renourishment Project

Aerial photo of the Sunny Isles Beach shoreline.

Monday, August 14, 2017 — Article by: Erica Skolte 561-340-1527 Erica.A.Skolte@usace.army.mil The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Jacksonville District awarded a contract on August 9 to Eastman Aggregate Enterprises, LLC of Lake Worth, Florida, for $8,605,564.33, for the Sunny Isles Beach shoreline renourishment project, part of the Miami-Dade County Beach Erosion Control and Hurricane Protection Project. Eastman Aggregate will renourish critically …

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