Traffic & Transportation


Sign the Petition for Signalized Crosswalk on Brickell’s Southern End

BHA encourages you to let public officials hear from you that Brickell Avenue needs a safe, signalized pedestrian crosswalk at the southern end of the Avenue, around SE 25th Road. BHA has long advocated for this need, and our County Commissioner Xavier Suarez has urged us to create this petition to help the Brickell voice be heard. Please sign the petition and share it with your fellow residents!

Click here to sign the petition…

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Progress pledged on three major advocacy items

Editor’s Note: In late August BHA learned of positive forward action on three of our major advocacy items that neighbors have been patiently awaiting: 1814 Brickell Park Playground Renovation; Left Turn Arrows at SE 15th Road & Brickell; Replacement of Crosswalks. Since that time and right before we sent this issue to press, we experienced Hurricane Irma. Naturally, the timetable for each of these projects will be delayed since they rely on city and county functions and…

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Access to High Quality Schools in Miami’s Urban Core Takes Center Stage

BHA thanks everyone who attended the 2nd Annual Urban Core Education Forum. We could not have accomplished nor had the success we did without your participation.

Community events like the 2nd Annual Urban Core Education Forum are only possible through the generous support of many stakeholders. BHA would like to extend its gratitude to our friends at the Downtown Neighbors Alliance (DNA) and all the other Urban Core stakeholders who helped make this year’s Education Forum…

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Mater Brickell Academy Update

BHA was honored to have held its first “Off-Brickell” meeting/event early the New Year at Mater Grove Academy. Leaders at Mater Academy, developers of a new charter school for the Brickell area—Mater Brickell Preparatory Academy—generously hosted our BHA board meeting in January (17th) to see one of their facilities firsthand and discuss plans for their Brickell school.

BHA board members Ernesto Cuesta a…

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Meeting on Jan. 17 to focus on Brickell charter school

Leaders at Mater Academy, developers of a new charter school for the Brickell area—Mater Brickell Preparatory Academy—have invited BHA to see one of their facilities firsthand and discuss plans for their Brickell school at their January 17 Board Meeting, from 6:00-8:00 pm at Mater Grove Academy. All interested residents are welcome.

Mater Grove is located just off U.S. 1 at 2805 SW 32 Ave., Miami, 33133. (From Brickell, go south on U.S. 1 to 32 Ave, turn right. It’s …

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Pooches Paraded at 3rd Annual Event

The 3rd annual Pooch Parade was great fun at Mary Brickell Village on Saturday morning, October 29. Three dozen amazing pooch-pal pairs braved the rainy skies to participate in the comPETition. (See Photo Gallery below from last year.)
BHA thanks its partners at Mary Brickell Village for hosting this fun morning with major support from:

Mercedes-Benz of Coral Gables
Brickell City Centre
It’s Always  Sunny Dog Walkers
KW Property Management and Consulting


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Miami Bike Tours: Bike to the Barnacle!

Meet at Dade Heritage Trust on Sunday, September 11 at 9:45 a.m. to take off at 10:00 a.m. to Bike to the Barnacle in Coconut Grove! This Florida State Park venue features the bayfront historic home of Commodore Ralph Munroe. You’ll be treated to a private tour from Park staff to see the home and grounds of one of Miami’s early pioneers.

The monthly bike tours are co-presented by Green Mobility Network and Brickell Bikes and are safe, fun and informative. Kids must be ov…

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The Underline: Brickell Backyard Pop Up Outdoor Gym Ribbon Cutting

Brickell neighbors are invited to The Underline: Brickell Backyard Pop Up Outdoor Gym Ribbon Cutting, Tuesday, August 23, 10:15 a.m.

Join Miami-Dade County Mayor Carlos Gimenez, Parks, Recreation and Open Spaces & Transit Departments and Friends of The Underline to celebrate the opening of the new pop-up exercise and fitness area at the Brickell Metrorail station. Activities begin at 10:15 with a yoga demonstration courtesy Baptist Health South Florida, 10:30 ribbon cu…

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Brickell Neighbors: Back to School time already!

Mercy Hospital invites all Brickell neighbors to their annual Back to School Splash Bash, featuring fun for kids of all ages! It all takes place on the Mercy Campus, South Shore by the Bay. Take the trolley!

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Miami Marathon This Sunday, Jan. 24

More than 25,000 runners will take part in the marathon and run along a course of 26.2 miles of roadways this Sunday. The Start Line Access opens at 5:00 am, the Opening Ceremony is at 5:45 am and the race starts at 6:00 am. The racers cross the finish line at Bayfront Park. See the course map, a link to turn-by-turn directions, bus detours, and more below:

Event Details
For turn by turn directions of the race course,  click here.

To learn more about this event, clic…

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