Sunny News

New Community Conversations Series: Family Edition

Aerial view of Sunny Isles Beach

By Fabiola Stuyvesant, Commissioner (Monday, June 3, 2024) – Building upon the resounding success of Commissioner Viscarra’s Residents’ Academy and Vice-Mayor Lama’s Senior Roundtable, I’m excited to announce the launch of the SIB Community Conversations Series: Family Edition (CCS). At the CCS meetings, I will host a series of conversations centered on family, education, and community matters. The idea is …

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A Message from the Mayor: Stand Up for our Principles

"A half-mile long pier on north Miami Beach in the Sunny Isles Beach community, the Newport Fishing Pier is located adjacent to pier park at the intersection of Collins Avenue and Sunny Isles Boulevard. Built in 1982, the pier has been a popular angling destination for decades." Ref: traveltips.usatoday.com/saltwater-pier-fishing-miami-5948... Sunny Isles, Miami, Florida.

By Larisa Svechin, Mayor (Monday, June 3, 2024) – It is important for each of us to stand up for our principles and support what we value. As a country and a city, we revere democracy, freedom of religion, the value of the First Amendment, and the United States Constitution. As citizens, we support all that proliferates these values. It is …

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Safety in Sunny Isles Beach

Traffic on Collins Avenue

By Jerry Joseph, Commissioner (Thursday, May 2, 2023) – Traffic safety is a number one priority in Sunny Isles Beach. At the April 18, 2024 Commission Workshop, I proposed for immediate action that our SIBPD and Parking Code Enforcement prioritize the elimination of FedEx, UPS, Amazon, Uber, and Lyft drivers from stopping or parking in the right lanes of Collins …

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Florida Legislative Highlights for 2024

"A half-mile long pier on north Miami Beach in the Sunny Isles Beach community, the Newport Fishing Pier is located adjacent to pier park at the intersection of Collins Avenue and Sunny Isles Boulevard. Built in 1982, the pier has been a popular angling destination for decades." Ref: traveltips.usatoday.com/saltwater-pier-fishing-miami-5948... Sunny Isles, Miami, Florida.

By Alex Lama, Vice Mayor (Thursday, May 2, 2024) – The State of Florida concluded another regular legislative session on March 8, and I would like to highlight a few legislative results that affect us at a municipal and personal level. Residential Building Permits HB 267 (Esposito) and SB 684 (DiCeglie) are comprehensive building permit bills that passed and are …

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A Message from the Mayor: Summer Camp

City of Sunny Isles Beach Summer Camp

By Larisa Svechin, Mayor (Wednesday, May 1, 2024) – As we quickly approach the summer season and the school year comes to a close, our Cultural and Community Services Department is gearing up for Summer Camp. Registration is now open for children ages 5 to 15 to join in the adventure, with activities ranging from field trips to games, and …

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Sunny Spaces Art Contest

Sunny Spaces Art Contest

We’re shining a spotlight on our talented local artists with the Sunny Spaces Art Contest. This Contest offers artists, who are residents of Sunny Isles Beach, the chance to create a lasting impact in our community. Participants will either paint or hand draw an original 8” X 8” piece that incorporates the theme of Parks and Open Spaces. If selected, …

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A Message from the Police Chief, Edward Santiago: Passover Holiday

message from police chief edward santiago

As we approach the upcoming Passover holiday, I want to assure the Sunny Isles Beach community that our police department is taking extra measures to ensure everyone’s safety. Our officers will continue to be on heightened alert throughout the holiday by increasing their presence at Jewish institutions and houses of worship. Your safety is our top priority, and we are committed to …

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