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200 S. Biscayne Blvd., 2929
Miami, Florida 33131

Biscayne Green: It's time to Reimagine the Boulevard!

The month-long Biscayne Green demonstration project, from January 6-26, 2017, will reimagine Biscayne Boulevard through Downtown as a more walkable and inviting place, transforming three of the medians in front of Bayfront Park into a temporary park and promenade. The project aims to create a greater sense of community and reclaim our city streets for the thousands of people who live, visit and work here each day. Enjoy music, food, fun activities and much more... 

> To find out more about this project and to view a full calendar of events, visit

Cultura - Jan 19 at Bayfront Park

CULTRA is a roving Open Mic held in a Downtown Miami park every third-Thursday from January to May. Produced in collaboration with Emerge Miami, CULTRA is an opportunity for local performers in all disciplines to showcase their skills for fellow Miamians in some of the most scenic public spaces Miami has to offer. Free event. January 19 @ Bayfront Park.

For more information on Cultra including a full schedule of events, click here.

La Feria del Mercado de San Miguel

Ambassador in Miami, the popular Spanish market, opens its doors in the heart of the city. This season comes with a rich and innovative twist in America, in celebrating 100 years of the popular Madrid market. LA FERIA is more than the letters of Mercado San Miguel, it is a gastronomic and cultural experience, which seeks to create a blend between the culinary traditions of Spain by offering products and talent of America. Come and enjoy this gastronomic explosion! More at


Inside the Investors Head - Tuesday, January 24
  This event will highlight Tamiami Angel Funds, funds organized to allow high net worth individuals and family offices an opportunity for active involvement in a diversified capital investment process with the goal of building a portfolio of high potential, emerging growth companies. This is the second investor group in our monthly series that hopes to bring investors to Miami in hopes of making key introductions that will lead to successful financing. This event will be held Tuesday, January 24 - 5:30-8:00pm @ mindwarehouse, 111 NE 1 Stree, 7th Floor.

> For additional information and to register click here


Request For Qualifications For Public Relations

The Downtown Development Authority of the City of Miami, Florida (“Miami DDA”) is seeking a qualified public relations firm to represent the Miami DDA (“Project”). The qualifying firm may perform a range of potential duties including: Miami DDA organization media relations strategies, Crisis communications, Media relations for Downtown Miami community events, projects and stakeholders, Development and execution of media strategies that market Downtown Miami as a destination, and Social Media Management. Submissions are due no later than February 16, 2017, at 5:00pm.

> To download full RFQ including application and important deadline, please click here. 

Available Job Positions at the Miami DDA

The Miami Downtown Development Authority (Miami DDA) has the following job openings available. To download position requirements, clicking on link below. 

Marketing Senior Manager

Planning, Design & Transportation Senior Manager 

If you are interested in applying, please forward a resume and letter of interest to the Miami Downtown Development Authority via email at


A public hearing will be held by the Downtown Development Authority (“Board”) of the City of Miami, Florida on January 20, 2017 at 8:30 a.m. at the Miami Downtown Development Authority Office, located at 200 S. Biscayne Boulevard, Suite 2929 – Conference Room, Miami, Florida, for the purpose of waiving the requirements of obtaining sealed bids, by a four-fifths (4/5ths) affirmative vote of the Board, for the procurement of administrative services for the Downtown Enhancement Team program which specifically employs formerly homeless individuals as part of an existing comprehensive rehabilitation program from Camillus House, Inc.; located at 1603 NW 7th Avenue, Miami, Florida, 33136 for the Downtown Development Authority of the City of Miami, on a contract basis for a two (2) year period, with the option to extend for three (3) additional twelve (12) month renewals, in an amount not to exceed $400,000 per twelve (12) month period.

Inquiries from other potential sources of such a service who feel that they might be able to satisfy the Miami DDA’s requirement for this item may contact Jennifer Rodero, Miami Downtown Development Authority at (305) 579-6675.

All interested persons are invited to appear and may be heard concerning such proposed acquisition. Should any person desire to appeal any decision of the Board of Directors with respect to any matter considered at this hearing, that person shall ensure that a verbatim record of the proceedings is made, including all testimony and evidence upon which any appeal may be based (F.S.286.0105).

In accordance with the American with Disabilities Act of 1990, persons needing special accommodations to participate may contact the Miami Downtown Development Authority at (305) 579-6675 no later than five (5) business days prior to the proceeding. TTY users may call via 711 (Florida Relay Service) no later than five (5) business days prior to the proceeding.

> Download Notice by clicking here. 

Karry Maravilla
Board Secretary

Miami DDA Sunshine Meetings

January 2017

Date/Time Committee Agenda
01/05/17 @ 10:30am Arts, Culture & Entertainment PDF
01/10/17 @ 9:00am Transit, Connectivity & Mobility - CANCELED  
01/12/17 @ 9:00am Quality of Life PDF
01/12/17 @ 4:00pm             Urban Placemaking  
01/13/17 @ 9:00am Executive Committee  
01/18/17 @ 9:00am

Business Development and Marketing - CANCELED


01/18/17 @ 4:00pm



01/20/17 @ 8:30am Board Meeting PDF


Sunshine Meetings

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