Posts Tagged: Morningside

Historic Morningside. One of Miami’s Best Neighborhoods?

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One of my favorite Miami neighborhoods to bike around has to be Morningside.  Located in the Upper Eastside of Miami it is one of the oldest neighborhoods in the city. Morningside was a planned subdivision with tree-lined boulevards that sprang up in the 1920’s with a predominantly Mediterranean Revival style of architecture.  Homes built in… Read more »

Upper Eastside Neighborhood Conservation District

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Tomorrow evening at Legion Park a meeting will be held to discuss the establishment of an Upper East Side Neighborhood Conservation District (NCD). The City of Miami is proposing to create a NCD which would include the communities of Belle Meade, Morningside, Palm Grove, Shorecrest, Bayside and the MiMo Historic District. Although the NCD already… Read more »

Smackdown-County vs. City: Let’s Get Ready to Rumble Over Gated Communities!

Posted by & filed under Cyclists & Pedestrians, Quality of Life, Urbanism.

Last night I attended the Belle Meade Homeowners Association Meeting at Legion Park. On the agenda was more discussion about the Belle Meade fence.  The Belle Meade HOA wants a fence on NE 6th Court in a desperate attempt to reduce crime in Belle Meade. This proposed fence would have gates that open and close,… Read more »