Dogs & People Adjust to Dog Park

The new Dog Park at Margaret Pace Park was featured in an article this month’s  Biscayne Times. Read the article by BT Contributor James Teeple.  Better than Before We know the park is a definite improvement of how it was before. It is just going to take some time for everyone to adjust—dogs and people alike. What’s your view?  

Rising Tides, Part 2

Beyond the high tides, South Florida water is changing Rising sea levels are expected to drive saltwater intrusion westward, threatening drinking water Beaches and bay could become saltier and more polluted as seas rise and oceans get warmer A projected decrease in rain will only make matters worse The Miami Herald continued with a series of articles explaining how and…

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Rising Tides, Part 1

Think about it: If climate projections hold true, entire region will face flood-control overhaul On the Beach, damage to cars, businesses and homes from flooding — both from high tides and rains — had steadily mounted. …rebuilding South Florida to survive rising seas will come at considerable cost.  Then there are the ripple effects of years of construction, traffic jams…

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Flooded Downtown

Article and photos by: David Pina, President of Downtown Neighbors Alliance (DNA)    There’s been many artistic adaptations to the “InStinkerator” as it’s affectionately known…at one time it was to be an art project for students.  More importantly, the bigger issue is the inability for the out-dated pump station to remove the vast amounts of water due to heavy rain…

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Aug 26 – Meeting Agenda

Wednesday, August 26, 2015 MEETING AGENDA 7:00 pm – Welcoming Remarks / Summary of Activities The Homeless – Is the new development enough? Homeless Trust – Victoria Mallett Downtown Development Authority – Police Dept – P.O. James Bernat  Volunteer Cleanup.Org – Endless energy in cleaning the coast of our waterways Dave Doebler and Dara Shoenwald CRA Update on Neighborhood Improvements:  Pieter…

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June 18 meeting report

Thank you for your Interest in our community and attending the June 18th meeting of the Biscayne Neighborhoods Association.  We hope that it lived up to your expectations. We had the attendance and the participation not only of our neighbors but also the authorities. New Projects and Updates Margaret Pace Park Our achieved goal of a Dog Run in Margaret…

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