Media Contact: Eunicia Baker, MPA - Senior Public Information Officer
City of North Miami
305-893.6511 Ext. 12160
ebaker@northmiamifl.gov

NORTH MIAMI PROMOTES GREEN AWARENESS AT WEEKEND EVENTS

North Miami, FL – 4/24/2018

Vice Mayor, Carol Keys, Esq. invites the community to Go Green in the City of North Miami at the annual Green Awareness Fair and Clean-Up, on Saturday, April 28.   

Volunteers are needed at three Earth Day Clean-Up events occurring simultaneously throughout the City. Earth Day Clean-Up projects will take place from 8:30 – 11:30 a.m. at Enchanted Forest Elaine Gordon Park, located at 1725 NE 135th Street, the Clyde Judson Community Center, at 12100 NW 16th Avenue and areas surrounding the North Miami City Hall, 776 NE 125th Street. Bus transportation to all clean-up sites is available from the North Miami Community Planning and Development Department, 12400 NE 8th Avenue. Tasks for volunteers include tidying public spaces and gardening. Volunteers of all ages are welcome. Volunteer requirements and early registration forms are available online at NorthMiamiFL.gov/Celebrate.   

Residents may also join the Vice Mayor from 10 a.m. - 2 p.m. at MOCA Plaza, located at 770 NE 125th Street, at the Green Awareness Fair and Recycling Event. This event features environmentally conscious businesses and organizations. It will include free paper shredding, electronic waste disposal and green awareness demonstrations. This event also offers resources focused on energy efficiency, environmental conservation, sustainable landscaping and alternative energy sources. Representatives from the Florida Department of Transportation will be on-hand to engage with residents about the launch of the FDOT Anti-Litter initiative in North Miami and other areas of Miami-Dade County. This initiative promotes local highway safety through litter elimination.   

To learn more about the Earth Day Clean-Up, contact Francisco Medranda at  305-893-6511, Ext. 12110, or fmedranda@northmiamifl.gov. For more information about the Green Awareness Fair and Recycling Event, contact Lian Plass at 305-893-6511, Ext. 19012, or lplass@northmiamifl.gov
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