District 8 – Commissioner Levine Cava
- Keep Kids on Track during after school hours with Miami-Dade Parks Fit2Play™ It’s 3 p.m. The school bell rings. Now what? For a majority of the nation’s youth, the hours from the time school lets out to the moment families are reunited are becoming a period of loneliness and boredom. The U.S. Department of Justice, Office of Justice Programs, points out that juvenile violence peaks in the after ...
- The Value of Parks The iconic components of most major cities are found in their parks. Central Park in New York, Chicago’s Millennium Park, Boston Manor Park in Boston and San Francisco’s Golden State Park, to name a few. What these cities knew early on was that not only do these parks transform their city’s skyline, but they also ...
In The News
- Gibraltar Private Field Study Scholarship Program grants 180 Miami-Dade students a visit to the Deering Estate Gibraltar Private Field Study Scholarship Program grants 180 Miami-Dade students a visit to the Deering Estate
- ArtCare Conservation Lecture Series at the Deering Estate The Deering Estate is proud to present the first program in a lecture series on Thursday, November 16th from 8:00 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. with partner ArtCare Miami. The lecture is presented by ArtCare Director Rustin Levenson who will discuss her book, “Seeing Through Paintings” (Yale University Press). The book describes using the materials and techniques ...