Florida City Government Week

Government Week
Councilwoman Mary Estimé-Irvin encourages residents, business owners, local schools and Florida City Government Weekcommunity organizations, to join the city of North Miami in celebrating Florida City Government week. Through Florida City Government Week, the Florida League of Cities strives to bring awareness to city governments’ role in enhancing the quality of life in communities.

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Monday, October 19

Florida City Government WeekVirtual North Miami City Hall Tour Premiere

4:00 pm
Join Councilwoman Estimé-Irvin as she takes you on a virtual tour of our City of North Miami Departments to increase your knowledge of how the City serves the public.
Join via:
NoMi TV- Comcast: Channel 77, U-Verse: Channel 99
YouTube.com/CityofNorthMiami 


Florida City Government WeekSurviving An Active Shooter Workshop

6:00 to 8:00 pm
Griffing Community Center
12220 Griffing Blvd.
North Miami, FL 33161
Face masks are required for this event. Social distancing guidelines will be followed. The North Miami Police Department will provide a FREE session for the general public. Attendees will learn techniques to survive an active shooter incident. 

A maximum of 25 participants will be permitted for the in-person presentation.
RSVP is required, email gsmith@northmiamipolice.com by 5:00 pm on Friday, October 16, 2020.
This presentation will also be available virtually in English, Creole, and Spanish.
Join via: northmiami.zoom.us/j/85407312381
Audio and Video capabilities will be needed to participate via Zoom.


Tuesday, October 20

Florida City Government WeekBrunch Edition of Virtual Talks With the Councilwoman:

Featuring State Representative Elect Christopher Benjamin

11:00 am
Join your elected officials as they engage in a virtual breakfast recipe exchange, while discussing State Representative Elect Benjamin vision for North Miami.
Join via:
Facebook.com/NorthMiamiFL
YouTube.com/CityofNorthMiami


Florida City Government WeekNorth Miami Youth Council Activation - Youth Get to NoMi

4:00 pm
You’re invited to a virtual introduction of to 2020-2021 North Miami Youth Council. The purpose of the North Miami Youth Council is to provide the youth of North Miami will an opportunity to learn about government, participate City of North Miami’s governmental processes, represent and articulate the needs of the City’s youth, and advise the Mayor and City Council on matters affecting the youth and teen population.
Join via:
www.northmiamifl.gov/youthcouncilwebinar


Florida City Government WeekState of District 3 Address

7:00 pm
Councilwoman Mary Estimé-Irvin cordially invites you to virtually attend her inaugural North Miami State of District 3 Address


View via:
Facebook.com/NorthMiamiFL
YouTube.com/CityofNorthMiami
NoMi TV
- Comcast Channel 77 and U-verse Channel 99


Wednesday, October 21

Florida City Government WeekStorytime With the Councilwoman, Featuring Be My Neighbor,

by John D. Ivanko and Maya Ajmera

10:00 am

View via:
NoMi TV
- Comcast Channel 77 and U-verse Channel 99

Florida City Government WeekBrunch Edition of Virtual Talks With the Councilwoman:

Featuring State Senator Jason Pizzo

11:00 am
Join your elected officials for a virtual breakfast, where they will teach you how to make their favorite egg sandwich, while discussing new legislation Senator Pizzo is supporting to benefit North Miami.
Join via:
Facebook.com/NorthMiamiFL
YouTube.com/CityofNorthMiami


Florida City Government WeekStorytime With the Councilwoman, What Can a Citizen Do,

by Dave Eggers

1:00 pm

View via:
NoMi TV
- Comcast Channel 77 and U-verse Channel 99

Florida City Government WeekWednesday Walk and Talk With Code Compliance

Due to the weather conditions this event has been canceled.

2:30 to 3:30 pm
We will walk through District 3, to speak with residents and explain the “ins and outs” of Code Compliance. This is a great way, to meet your area representative and your friendly local Code Compliance Offices.
Visiting area: NE 137 Street- NE140 Street along 7th - 10th Avenue


MOCAMOCA Makers, Ages 8 and Up

6:30 pm
Participants will follow along as we paint a unique version of artist Ernesto Maranje’s monarch butterfly, learn about the importance of our native wildlife, and how the City of North Miami celebrates beauty around every corner. Advanced registration is required to receive your art box to follow along.
Register at www.northmiamifl.gov/makers


Thursday, October 22

Business Lgw_17_1.fwuncheon with Councilwoman, Featuring

North Miami Community Redevelopment Agency (CRA)

12:00 to 1:00 pm
Keynote Speaker: Rasha Soray-Cameau , CRA Executive Director
Join Councilwoman Estime-Irvin and the Haitian American Chamber of Commerce of Florida, as they host a luncheon with the businesses of West Dixie Hwy, North East 6th Avenue and other commercial areas to discuss economic sustainability in the COVID-19 pandemic.

Join via northmiamifl.gov/businesslunch
Meeting ID: 814 6104 7078
Passcode: 449112 

We encourage participants to support our local restaurants by ordering lunch from KC Healthy Cooking. The first 20 guests to register will receive a free meal. View the menu and register for lunch at kocoyehcuisine.com.


Florida City Government WeekDistrict 3 Annual Town Hall Meeting

6:30 to 8:00 pm
Join Councilwoman for a District 3 Town Hall meeting as we focus on new projects within our District. Participating Departments include: Community Planning & Development (CP&D), the North Miami Community Redevelopment Agency (NMCRA) and Public Works Department.
Join via www.northmiamifl.gov/townhall




Friday, October 23

Florida City Government WeekBrunch Edition of Virtual Talks With the Councilwoman:

Featuring Vice Mayor Alix Desulme

11:00 am
During a virtual lunch, your elected officials will teach you how to make their favorite lunch item, while discussing Social Services available to residents of North Miami.
Join via:
Facebook.com/NorthMiamiFL
YouTube.com/CityofNorthMiami


Florida City Government WeekCommunity Bike Ride With the North Miami Police Athletic League (NMPAL)

4:00 pm
Start location:
North Miami Police Department
700 NE 124 Street
North Miami, FL 33161
Join Councilwoman, North Miami Police Chief Larry Juriga, and the NMPAL as they guide the local youth on a bike ride through the City. Share your perspective during a light conversation on the role and responsibility of the North Miami Police Department and how they influence our community. Bring your bike. Helmets are required.
RSVP for the Community Bike Ride by calling 305-891-0294 ext. 23208.



Saturday, October 24

Florida City Government WeekNoMi Community Clean-up

Due to the weather conditions this event has been canceled.

8:00 to 10:00 am
Starting point:
City Hall:
776 NE 125 Street
North Miami, FL 33161

Join volunteers as we clean our North Miami Community. Supplies will be provided.

Please register here to volunteer in this event

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Florida City Government WeekDrive-In Movie, Featuring Black Panther

Gates Open at 6:00 pm
Movie begins at 8:00 pm
Location:
13599 NE 9th Avenue
Free entrance, guest must remain in their car to enjoy the featured film, rated PG-13. 

A variety of food-for-purchase options will be available through various on-site food trucks. A flyer will be distributed to guests with instruction on how to order and pay for their food on-line.


Sunday, October 25

Florida City Government WeekNoMi Clergy Appreciation Month

Join Councilwoman Estime-Irvin as she recognizes local pastors for their continuous guidance and support of the North Miami community.


Pastor Wismy Athouriste Honored
Fraternity Haitian Baptist Church
13300 NE 7 Avenue
North Miami, FL 33161
Service: 10:30 am

Pastor Gregory Toussaint Honored
Tabernacle of Glory of Miami
990 NE 125th St.
North Miami, FL 33161
Service: 12:00 pm



For more information, contact the Office of Mayor and Council at 305-895-9818.

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