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The Sunny Isles Beach branch library will be closed for renovations beginning Monday, April 19 until further notice.

Library Closed

The Miami-Dade County Sunny Isles Beach branch library will be closed for renovations beginning Monday, April 19 until further notice. The library will continue to have curbside services (underneath the 1st floor parking garage) for patrons who wish to pick up reserved materials and/or return items. We encourage residents to take advantage of online library services or visit the nearby …

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Miami-Dade County curfew has been lifted effective Monday, April 12 at 12:01 AM.

Miami-Dade County Curfew Lifted

Countywide Curfew Lifted Miami-Dade County has issued Amendment 5 to Emergency Order 27-20, lifting the countywide curfew effective Monday, April 12 at 12:01 AM. In addition, Miami-Dade County has issued Amendment 1 to Emergency Order 33-20, removing the requirement that restaurants and food service establishments with seating for more than eight people close during the hours of the curfew. This requirement …

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Hospitality Job Fair in Sunny Isles Beach

Hospitality Job Fair in Sunny Isles Beach

Date: Saturday, April 17, 2021 Time: 10 am – 2 pm Location: Sunny Isles Beach Government Center, 18070 Collins Avenue The Hospitality Job Fair at the Sunny Isles Beach Government Center is a unique opportunity for residents of the local community to connect with some of the largest employers in Sunny Isles Beach. Participating employers include some of the most …

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COVID-19 Variants and the Importance of Staying Vigilant

Hand holding needle for coronavirus vaccine

By George “Bud” Scholl, Mayor (Thursday, April 1, 2021) – With the State of Florida expanding eligibility for the coronavirus vaccination, we are working toward reaching a fully vaccinated community. But the risk of COVID-19 is still present. As the coronavirus spreads over time, it is more susceptible to mutation, which is how we are seeing new variants arise around …

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Traffic and Pedestrian Safety Initiatives in Sunny Isles Beach

Pedestrians crossing Collins Avenue using a crosswalk.

By Christopher J. Russo, City Manager (Thursday, April 1, 2021) – Given the nature of our roads, population, and location, traffic volume and congestion are inevitable. We can all agree that additional measures on the road better protect our community. I want to share what action the City is taking to make the streets of Sunny Isles Beach safer for …

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The Importance of Home Rule

View of Sunny Isles Beach skyline and intracoastal waterway

By Alex Lama, Commissioner (Thursday, April 1, 2021) – At the end of January 2021, I watched with alarm as State legislators introduced bills that intend to erode local government’s abilities to protect and improve their communities. The relentless pursuit of certain Tallahassee legislators to exert power over municipalities’ own affairs is distressing and should remind local leaders and communities …

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Making Our Roads Safer for Pedestrians and Bicyclists

Traffic on Collins Avenue

By Dana Goldman, Commissioner (Thursday, April 1, 2021) – Among the tragedies that have rocked our community this past year, two stand out. The motorist collisions with a bicyclist on Collins Avenue and a pedestrian on Sunny Isles Boulevard, both fatal and both involving minors who live here, have shaken our residents to the very core. Words cannot adequately express …

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Multi-Agency Collection Day

Multi-Agency Collection Day Electronics Recycling, Shred-a-thon & DEA Drug Take Back

Electronics Recycling, Shred-A-Thon & DEA Drug Takeback As part of our dedication to being ECOMMITTED, the Sunny Isles Beach Police Department is partnering with multiple local agencies to provide residents a safe way to dispose of their personal documents, prescription medications, and recycle any old electronics. Residents can bring their items to Bill Bird Marina at Haulover Park on Sunday, April …

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Storm Drain Cleaning

Cleaning storm drains

(Friday, March 26, 2021) – The City of Sunny Isles Beach is gearing up for the Florida rainy season. You may see EnviroWaste trucks around the city cleaning and clearing out storm drains. The cleaning process consists of pumping water from the drains, filtering it of waste, and returning the clean water to the drains. Sunny Isles Beach has 170 …

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Mobile COVID-19 Testing in Sunny Isles Beach

Mobile COVID-19 Testing in collaboration with Miami-Dade County

The City of Sunny Isles Beach in partnership with Miami-Dade County offers FREE COVID-19 oral testing for Miami-Dade County residents ages 5+. When Every Monday 12 – 8 pm Location Sunny Isles Beach Government Center 1st Floor Parking Garage 18070 Collins Avenue You may pre-register for an appointment at mdc.nomihealth.com/signup. Walk-ups will be accepted, but pre-registration is encouraged. For additional …

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