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Budget Message for the 2019-2020 Fiscal Year

Budget Message Fiscal Year 2019 - 2020. Office of the City Manager

By Christopher J. Russo, City Manager In Accordance with Article IV Section 4.5 of the Charter of the City of Sunny Isles Beach, it is my honor and privilege to submit the Proposed Budget for fiscal year 2019-2020. The filing of the 2019-2020 Fiscal Year Budget represents my fourteenth Budget as your City Manager. Our assessed value has increased almost …

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The Future of our Town Center District

Hit Pause on all new projects for one year. Proposed moratorium

Leer en español    Читать по русски By Christopher J. Russo, City Manager (Friday, September 13, 2019) – Your opinion is important as Sunny Isles Beach moves forward to address growth issues that will define the future of our Town Center District. City staff is available to answer your questions so you may better understand the issue. We welcome your …

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Booogie by the Beach Wristbands on Sale Now!

Booogie by the Beach

Purchase your wristbands for the City of Sunny Isles Beach’s annual Halloween Event! Friday, October 25, & Saturday, October 26, 20197 – 10 pmPelican Community Park18115 North Bay Rd. Don’t miss our annual Halloween event at Pelican Community Park on Friday, Oct. 25 & Saturday, Oct. 26, featuring our famous two-story Haunted House, rides, games, treats, live entertainment and costume contest! Wristbands …

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SIBAlert Contest

SIBAlert Contest: Register To Win

Register or update your contact info during the month of September to be entered to win a prize! It’s that time of year to prepare and update everything storm-related. Just like you check your batteries for charge, you should also check to ensure your contact information, including your phone number, is up-to-date on SIBAlert. If you have not yet signed …

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Update on Utility Undergrounding Project

Golden Shores Sign

By Christopher J. Russo, City Manager (Thursday, September 5, 2019) – For the last five years, the City has undertaken one of its most complicated and extensive capital improvement projects: Utility Undergrounding. With multiple phases reaching across the entire length of Sunny Isles Beach, the Utility Undergrounding has involved more than 10 outside providers and agencies and laid more than …

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Preserving Quality of Life for All Residents

View of Sunny Isles Beach

By Jeniffer Viscarra, Commissioner (Thursday, September 5, 2019) – In early 2019, I learned that the City’s land-use plan, known as the Comprehensive Plan, requires a correction. With regards to the Town Center District, the Plan has not been legally compliant since 2007 and became non-compliant again for a different reason in 2011. However, six buildings that included many residences …

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Put it Down: Focus on Driving, It’s the Law

Man texting while driving

By Dwight P. Snyder, Police Chief (Thursday, September 5, 2019) – As part of our traffic safety initiative, our police department is committed to providing updated educational awareness to our residents and guests to help keep everyone safe. As you probably heard, on July 1, 2019, the “Florida Ban on Texting While Driving” law went into effect, making “texting” while …

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Renew Your Short-Term Vacation Rental License

Short-Term Vacation Rental License Renewals

(Thursday, September 5, 2019) – Beginning September 2, you can renew your short-term vacation rental license with the Planning and Zoning Department. All licenses expire on September 30, 2019, and owners or responsible parties must submit renewal applications. Licenses can be renewed online through your portal account. The license renewal fee is $400 each, which includes the Short- Term Vacation …

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City of Sunny Isles Beach Bahamas Hurricane Relief

City of Sunny Isles Beach Bahamas Hurricane Relief

Donations Accepted at the Sunny Isles Beach Government Center (Wednesday, September 4, 2019) – The City of Sunny Isles Beach will be accepting donations of critical supplies for those affected by Hurricane Dorian in the Bahamas. All received items will be sent to Miami-Dade County who is sending all supplies directly to the Bahamian Government. You can drop off supplies …

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