Tex Ziadie, former Springs Building Director, passes away

We are sad to report the passing of Tex Ziadie aka Tex Ford, the former City of Miami Springs Director of Building and Code Compliance.  Our thoughts and prayers go out to his friends and family.  Learn more about Tex and his full life below: “Tex Ford was born on Valentine‚Äôs Day, 1952, in Wichita […]

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All Angels Raising Funds for New Playground

All Angels Episcopal Church in Miami Springs is seeking help to build a new playground. They setup a Go Fund me page to help reach their goal of $15,000.  Through the energetic efforts of the All Angels PTO, our Academy has been awarded a  $15,000 “Let’s Play Construction Grant” from the Dr. Pepper/Snapple Group and […]

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Carnival Worker Commits Suicide at Blessed Trinity

A sad day at Blessed Trinity Catholic Church today as one of the carnival workers setting up for the annual Blessed Trinity Parish Festival committed suicide. The children were not exposed to the situation or ever in danger.  According to Local 10, a volunteer found the man in a storage trailer this morning.  One source […]

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Deer Run Floods After Crews Break Water Pipe

Deer Run was briefly flooded Wednesday afternoon, just east of Curtiss Parkway, after crews working on installing new Verizon Fiber lines cut through a water pipe causing water to gush and flood the roadway and yards of the immediate homes nearby.  One home had water intrusion in the garage causing some minor damage.  Also, due […]

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City of Miami Springs Sued over Annexation

According to an article by Theo Karantsalis published in The Miami Herald, the City of Miami Springs is being sued by some of the owners of property along the Milam Dairy corridor that is part of the proposed annexation and boundary expansion of Miami Springs. The area boundaries are just west of the city from the […]

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Miami Springs Middle Carbon Monoxide Leak Sends 14 Adults to Local Hospitals

According to an article published in the Miami Herald by Elizabeth Koh and Kyra Gurney, 14 Miami Springs Middle School cafeteria workers were sent to local hospitals after a carbon monoxide leak caused dizziness and nausea. According to the report, 17 fire rescue teams were dispatched to the school. Fortunately, no students were affected. Click […]

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Pumpkin Patch & Harvest Festival Oct 12 – 31

Poinciana United Methodist Church will be hosting the annual Harvest Festival and Pumpkin Patch on Curtiss Parkway in Miami Springs.   Bring cash and purchase great pumpkins for jack o lanterns or great tasting pumpkin pies.  Speaking of pies, they have home made pies available on a limited basis.   And don’t forget to bring the kiddies […]

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Royal Poinciana Train Track Crossing CLOSED through Tuesday

Royal Poinciana Train Track Crossing CLOSED through Tuesday!  YOU CANNOT ENTER OR EXIT THROUGH MEDLEY! Gulfstream Engineering is resurfacing the railroad tracks for FEC (Florida East Coast Railway).  North Royal Poinciana is completely blocked off through Tuesday, October 10th at midnight.     Alternate routes include NW 36 street and/or entering and exiting Miami Springs through […]

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Hurricane Irma Debris Collection Update

OCT 9 Debris Collection Update: As of Sunday night, the City of Miami Springs had collected 63,800 cubic yards of debris or roughly 51% of the estimated 125,000 total cubic yards of debris created by Hurricane Irma. According to the City,  the Contractor has three trucks working Apache, Nightingale and Oriole areas. One truck is […]

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Hurricane Debris Pickup May Go Past Halloween

According to an article published in The Miami Herald, the debris clean up process in Miami Springs may not be completed until the week of November 9th. The reason is money. In order for the City of Miami Springs (as well as every other municipality) to be reimbursed by FEMA, the city must follow specific rules.  […]

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Hurricane Debris Clean Up

The City of Miami Springs is reporting that it has  picked up 14,169 cubic yards of debris from swales and alleys last week. As you can see in the attached map provided by the city, the Contractor has divided the city into four sections and has crews in each clearing areas. “The initial process is […]

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Services for John Cavalier, Jr this Saturday

Beloved former Mayor of Miami Springs John Cavalier, Jr’s services have been changed to Saturday, September 23rd at noon at Blessed Trinity Catholic Church (4020 Curtis Parkway, Miami Springs, FL 33166.)  The service will be followed by a reception at the Miami Springs Woman’s Club, directly across from the City Hall Chambers he warmly served […]

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Schools Re-Open Monday, September 18

Miami-Dade County Schools are Re-Opening Monday, September 18th after schools were closed all of last week and 2 school days the week prior due to Hurricane Irma.  While many students may have enjoyed the Hurricane Break, it’s a positive sign that things are getting back to normal in Miami Springs and the rest of South […]

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