Miami-Dade County Commissioner Jean Monestime and the Miami-Dade Affordable Housing Foundation will welcome a low-income family to their new home at 810 NW 115 Street on Wednesday, Sept. 25 at 2 p.m. The new three-bedroom, two-bath home stands on a once derelict abandoned lot that was donated to the Foundation by Miami-Dade County. The Foundation provided the construction financing and administration and homebuyer counseling.
Commissioner Barnes in partnership with Women on a Mission and the Law Offices of Suzanne St. Luce will host a free Citizenship Drive on Saturday, October 5 from 10AM to 2PM at the Broward County Miramar Branch Library located at 2050 Civic Center Place. The drive will assist individuals seeking U.S. citizenship assistance. Attendees must provide the following information and documents:
Today,  Governor Rick Scott kicked-off the “It’s Your Money” tax cut tour, with his first stop in West Palm Beach. The Governor recently announced his plans to cut taxes and fees for Florida families by $500 million in the next proposed budget. The Governor’s tour is a chance for Floridians to discuss taxes and fees they want to see reduced to help Florida families and job creators.
Commissioner Audrey M. Edmonson joined the Miami-Dade County Parks Foundation in thanking UnitedHealthcare volunteers at the National Day of Service and Remembrance Project held Sept. 7, 2013 at District 3's Olinda Park, 2101 N.W. 51 St., Miami. The Foundation received funding from United Healthcare through CVBS EcoMedia's WellnessAd for improvements at the recently refurbished park which included installation of shade structure  for the fitness court, which features outdoor strength training and cardio exercise equipment.