Posts Categorized: Community

Map: The Not-So-Many Parks of Miami-Dade County

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This comes to us via Matt Toro at Transit Miami… I kept it simple: only beaches, municipal-operated, and county-operated parks were included. These criteria effectively excluded the following uses, which are part of Miami-Dade County’s default “Park” category: Recreational Vehicle Parks/Camps Private Recreational Facilities Associated with Private Residential Developments Private Recreational Camps/Areas Cemeteries Golf courses… Read more »

Some Like it Hot at HistoryMiami

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The Some Like It Hot exhibit on display at History Miami until April 27 recognizes Miami’s flourishing art scene, and emphasizes the “hot” phenomenon of art in the streets, a recent development that has redefined the local art community. Continually inspired by Miami’s climate, sandy beaches, nightlife, history, and distinct blend of Latin American, Caribbean, and… Read more »

Event-Arts and Development Program: Building Smart and Beautiful

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Click here to register Join the SE FL/Caribbean District Council of the Urban Land Institute as we explore synergies between art and real estate. The program will review opportunities to expand art in real estate development and its impact on community building and place-making. This event will examine both the challenges and the business case for the… Read more »

Movie Date Night: The Human Scale

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Please join the Knight Foundation at the O Cinema in Wynwood on Tuesday March 25 for a free screening of the film “The Human Scale” by Jan Gehl (77 minutes, English, 2012) followed by panel discussion. Fifty percent of the world’s population lives in urban areas. By 2050, this will increase to 80 percent. Life in a mega city… Read more »