Advocacy Arena


Neighbors invited to Town Hall on Ballot Amendments

Senator José Javier Rodriguez has gathered advocates and experts together for a Town Hall meeting on Wed., Oct. 3 on the 12 proposed constitutional amendments to appear on the November 6 general election ballot. There’s an array of issues to be considered. This meeting promises to help voters sort out issues to make informed choices at the polls. The event will take place at the Interamerican Campus of Miami Dade College, 627 SW 27th Ave, Miami, FL 33135.

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Speak Up Today for City Approval of the Mater Brickell Preparatory Academy School Project

Brickell families and residents, WE NEED YOU! To make our dream of a new Mater Brickell Preparatory Academy a reality we need your input TODAY.
Brickell has quickly become one of Miami’s most rapidly growing areas and a focal point for new businesses, young professionals, and growing families. The growth and transformation of the area has exacerbated the need for a high-quality educational option for the children of the urban core. With options limited and thousands of stu…

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DDA Walkthrough 1

“Pounding the Pavement” to Safeguard Brickell’s Quality of Life

Representatives from BHA, the City of Miami and other Brickell area stakeholders undertook walk throughs of the Brickell area to identify “quality of  life” issues needing to be addressed. BHA extends its thanks to the Miami DDA and Commissioner Ken Russell’s office for arranging the two walk-through events through our community. On April 17, 2018 the Miami DDA’s Quality of Life committee spearheaded a walk through of Brickell’s Financial District.  BHA in collaboration wit…

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New Playground Overview

New 1814 Park Playground Open and a Big Hit with Brickell Families

BHA, Brickell residents and other City stakeholders celebrated the official opening of the newly renovated playground at 1814 Park in a ribbon cutting ceremony on Wednesday, June 27. Sparked by requests from Brickell families and backed by BHA, the City of Miami has completed installation of new playground equipment at our Brickell tots’ favorite park.

The new equipment is better geared for little ones, and replaces the modern equipment which was designed for use by olde…

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Neighbors’ Input Sought on Proposed Coral Way Traffic Circle

FDOT recently completed a planning study examining a potential roundabout at the intersection of SR 972/Coral Way (SW 13th Street/SW 3rd Avenue) and SW 15th Road. Neighbors are invited to a public meeting about the project on September 12, 6:00 p.m. at the Little Havana NET Office where residents will be asked for input. FDOT reps will also be on hand at the BHA Mixer on August 29 with information about the study.

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Miami-Dade Transit asking residents for input

Miami-Dade County has a variety of County and Municipal transit services. They are requesting residents’ input on these transit services to better serve our needs. Please take few minutes to complete the survey by clicking the link provided below. All responses will be kept confidential and anonymous. If you have questions regarding this survey or need a paper copy of the survey, please contact Richard Denis of Infinite Source Communications at 305-573-0089 or email richard@…

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Column: Viewpoint that Simpson Park could be so much more

By Robert Green, owner of the 1550 Brickell Apartment complex, reflecting on what the Brickell community needs and his concept that Simpson Park could fulfill some of those needs. All viewpoints are welcome to the BHA Editor.

Nearly 30 years ago, we built 1550 Brickell Apartments. It was the first rental community to be built in the Brickell corridor and, while it has been substantially modernized and transformed since then, we continue to operate it as a rental today.

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June BHA Membership Meeting a “Can’t Miss” with Urban Core Education Summit

BHA cordially invites you to join us for our “end of the school year” Urban Core Education Summit meeting, where we bring key stakeholders and leaders together to discuss the educational needs of families living in Brickell and Miami’s urban core.

The Urban Core Education Summit meeting is scheduled to take place Thursday, June 21st at 7 p.m. The meeting will be hosted at Emerald at Brickell which is located at 218 SE 14th Street. BHA extends its sincere gratitude to…

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1814 Brickell Park Playground Ribbon Cutting June 27

The new play equipment is in and we are ready to cut the ribbon on Wednesday, June 27, at 10 a.m.! Sparked by requests from Brickell moms with toddlers and backed by BHA, the City of Miami has completed installation of new playground equipment at our Brickell tots’ favorite park. The new equipment is better geared for little ones, and replaces the modern equipment designed for older kids. Thank you City of Miami Parks Director Kirwin, Mayor Suarez and Commissioner Russell f…

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Take the BHA Member Survey Today

Board Members, Community Association and Property Managers are invited to tell BHA leaders what you want to learn about, and what issues are most important to you through this quick, three-minute survey.
Click here to take the survey…

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