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Posted on: June 23, 2020

City of Homestead Reminds Residents of Facial Coverings Emergency Order

Masks are Mandatory

In light of the increase in positive COVID-19 cases seen in Homestead and across Miami-Dade County, the City of Homestead is reminding resident that the use of a face mask is mandatory when working in or visiting grocery stores, restaurants, pharmacies, c...

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Posted on: June 5, 2020

City Announces Additional Openings for Homestead’s New Normal Effective June 8th

New Normal Graphic Green

Beginning Monday, June 8, 2020, additional businesses that were closed due to COVID-19 will be allowed to reopen with restrictions on capacity and requirements for social distancing and enhanced sanitation that will help to reduce the spread of COVID-19 w...

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Posted on: June 2, 2020

Inside Homestead Special Report: HPD Community Message

Inside Homestead

Welcome to an Inside Homestead Special Report with a message from the Homestead Police Department.  Click here to watch now in English.

Bienvenido a Inside Homestead con un mensaje especial del Departamento de Policía de Homestead. &...

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Posted on: May 31, 2020

Updated: Curfew in Effect Nightly 9pm - 6am Until Further Notice

Curfew Notice

Effective May 31, 2020, a curfew is in effect from 9pm until 6am nightly throughout all of Miami-Dade County, including the City of Homestead.  The curfew will remain in effect until further notice.

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Posted on: May 29, 2020

City Announces Additional Openings for Homestead’s New Normal Effective June 1st

New Normal Graphic Green

Beginning Monday, June 1, 2020, additional businesses that were closed due to COVID-19 will be allowed to reopen with restrictions on capacity and requirements for social distancing and enhanced sanitation that will help to reduce the spread of COVID-19 w...

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Posted on: May 28, 2020

Homestead CRA Launches COVID-19 Recovery Grants

Homestead CRA Building

The Homestead Community Redevelopment Agency (CRA) has launched two programs designed to help residents and businesses within the CRA Area that have been impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic.  The Rent & Utilities Assistance Grant Program will p...

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Posted on: May 5, 2020

2020 Hurricane Preparedness Guide

Hurricane Preparedness Guide

Hurricane season officially begins June 1st and ends November 30th.  It is time to start making preparations such as tree trimming and cleaning out unwanted debris. The City urges all residents to prepare now.  Find more resources and in...

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Posted on: April 30, 2020

City of Homestead Addresses “New Normal” as Florida Begins to Open after COVID-19

New Normal Graphic

As the City of Homestead begins to move towards a “new normal” in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic, City Officials are reminding residents that the emergency orders mandating the closure of non-essential business and mandating the use...

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Posted on: April 28, 2020

Select Homestead Parks to Reopen as City Starts “New Normal”

People Running at Blakey Park

Select Homestead Parks will reopen on Wednesday, April 29, 2020 as the City of Homestead and all of Miami-Dade County begins to move towards a “new normal” in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic.  City Officials are also remindi...

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Posted on: April 10, 2020

Face Masks Mandatory at Essential Businesses in Homestead

COVID-19

The use of a face mask is mandatory when working in or visiting an essential business such as a grocery store, restaurant, pharmacy, construction site, public transit vehicle, vehicle for hire, or other location where social distancing measure are not pos...

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Posted on: April 8, 2020

City of Homestead Issues Emergency Order Urging Residents to Wear Masks in Public

COVID-19

The City of Homestead has issued an order urging residents to wear a mask or other personal protective equipment while out in public.  This is an additional safety measure being implemented under the State of Emergency declared in response to the...

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Posted on: April 7, 2020

City of Homestead COVID-19 Update: April 7, 2020

The City of Homestead’s Emergency Management Staff continues to address the COVID-19 pandemic with public safety measures designed to decrease transmission of the virus and protect residents and staff.  As of 10am, Tuesday, April 7, 202...

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Posted on: April 1, 2020

Inside Homestead Special Report: COVID-19 April 1, 2020

Inside Homestead

As the City continues to navigate the ongoing pandemic, each department has been taking measures to ensure continuity of service and protect the health and safety of residents and employees alike – including following the Governor’s la...

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Posted on: March 26, 2020

Inside Homestead Special Report: COVID-19 March 26, 2020

Inside Homestead

City of Homestead Staff is continuing to monitor the developing situation surrounding COVID-19.  As of March 27, 2020 a curfew will be in effect from 10pm to 5am to help the City and Police Department better protect residents and property. Watch ...

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Posted on: March 26, 2020

City of Homestead to Issue Curfew in Response to COVID-19

Curfew Notice

The City of Homestead and Homestead Police Department will issue a curfew effective nightly from 10pm to 5am beginning at 10pm on Friday, March 27, 2020.  This curfew is an additional safety measure being implemented under the State of Emergency ...

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Posted on: March 20, 2020

City of Homestead Launches Special Trolley Service for Senior Citizens

Homestead Trolley

Beginning Tuesday, March 24, 2020, the City of Homestead will launch a special Senior Service of its free Trolley on Tuesdays and Wednesdays from 6am to 10am.  The new service is designed to provide access to Publix’s special Senior Hou...

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Posted on: March 19, 2020

Inside Homestead Special Report: COVID-19 March 19, 2020

Inside Homestead

City of Homestead Staff is continuing to monitor the developing situation surrounding COVID-19.  Major updates for this Inside Homestead Special Report include the closure of all City Parks and closure of non-essential businesses.  Watch...

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Posted on: March 19, 2020

City of Homestead Launches Coronavirus Hotline

Coronavirus Hotline Graphic

As of Friday, March 20, 2020, the City of Homestead will launch a Coronavirus Hotline for residents to get the resources and answers they need during the current coronavirus, or COVID-19, outbreak.  Phone lines are open 8am – 5pm Monday...

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Posted on: March 19, 2020

City of Homestead COVID-19 Update: March 19, 2020

COVID-19

City of Homestead Staff is continuing to monitor the developing situation surrounding COVID-19.  Staff is in contact with Miami-Dade County, the State of Florida, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), and other agencies following ...

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Posted on: March 17, 2020

Inside Homestead Special Report: COVID-19 March 17, 2020

Inside Homestead

The City of Homestead declared a State of Emergency Tuesday, March 17, 2020 in response to the national and regional outbreak of the 2019 novel coronavirus, COVID-19. By declaring a state of emergency, the City is ensuring ample time, resources, and flexi...

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Posted on: March 17, 2020

City of Homestead Emergency Management Staff Monitoring COVID-19

COVID-19

The City of Homestead declared a State of Emergency Tuesday, March 17, 2020 in response to the national and regional outbreak of the 2019 novel coronavirus, COVID-19.  By declaring a state of emergency, the City is ensuring ample time, resources,...

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Posted on: March 17, 2020

Homestead National Parks Trolley Service Suspended

Homestead Trolley

In light of the ongoing COVID-19 outbreak, the closing of National Parks Visitors Centers, and the suspension of Ranger-led Programs, the Homestead National Parks Trolley service will be suspended until further notice.

The National Parks Trolley is the onl...

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Posted on: March 16, 2020

Inside Homestead Special Report: COVID-19 March 16, 2020

Inside Homestead

Inside Homestead is bringing you the latest information on the Coronavirus, or COVID-19, as it relates to the City of Homestead.  Already, City Staff has implemented deep cleans and sanitization protocols at all City Facilities in the interest of...

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Posted on: March 16, 2020

City of Homestead COVID-19 Update: March 16, 2020

COVID-19

City of Homestead Staff is continuing to monitor the developing situation surrounding COVID-19 and has implemented deep cleans and sanitization protocols at all City Facilities in the interest of protecting residents and employees. Staff is in contact wit...

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Posted on: March 13, 2020

City of Homestead Staff Monitoring COVID-19

COVID-19

City of Homestead Staff is continuing to monitor the developing situation surrounding COVID-19 and has implemented deep cleans and sanitization protocols at all City Facilities in the interest of protecting residents and employees.  Staff is in c...

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Posted on: March 3, 2020

Homestead CRA & Councilwoman Bailey to Host Pioneer Village Neighborhood Meeting

Homestead CRA Building

The City of Homestead Community Redevelopment Agency (CRA) and Councilwoman Jenifer N. Bailey will host a Neighborhood Meeting for Pioneer Village on Wednesday, March 11, 2020 6pm - 9pm at the Homestead CRA Building located at 212 NW 1st Avenue, Homestead...

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Posted on: February 25, 2020

Homestead Eco Fair Draws Hundreds to Connect with Nature

Homestead Eco Fair 2020 Event Photo

Downtown Homestead bustled with activity as families from all over South Florida came to the Homestead Eco Fair – an annual event dedicated to connecting with nature and celebrating Homestead’s leadership in environmental stewardship. ...

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Posted on: February 14, 2020

Inside Homestead February 2020

Inside Homestead

In this episode of Inside Homestead we’re talking about social media, community events, and the city’s financial fitness.  Inside Homestead starts right now…

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Posted on: February 4, 2020

Connect with Nature at the Homestead Eco Fair!

Eco Fair 2020 News Item

Encounter live animals, try local organic foods, enjoy live music, learn about South Florida ecosystems, take the Trolley to the National Parks, and more…all at the sixth annual Homestead Eco-Fair!  The FREE event will take place on Sa...

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Posted on: January 23, 2020

Homestead City Council Appoints City Manager

City Logo Blue Background

On January 22, 2020 the Homestead City Council appointed Cate McCaffrey as the City Manager.  Previously, the Council made a unanimous appointment of Ms. McCaffrey as the Interim City Manager.  She has been an integral part of city admin...

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Posted on: December 31, 2019

Inside Homestead December 2019

Inside Homestead

Happy Holidays! The December 2019 edition of Inside Homestead will bring you up to date on the exciting happenings of this year and give you a sneak peek at what's ahead in 2020.

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Posted on: December 23, 2019

Holiday Hours & Closings

Holiday Hours 2017

The Offices of the City of Homestead will be closed Wednesday, December 25th & Thursday, December 26th and will reopen at normal business hours on December 27th.  The City's free Trolley service will not run on Wednesday, December 25th and wi...

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Posted on: December 19, 2019

Homestead’s Award-Winning National Parks Trolley Returns

National Parks Trolley 2020 Flyer

Homestead’s award-winning National Parks Trolley service returns Saturday, January 4, 2020 offering a free ride, free guided tour, and free admission to Everglades & Biscayne National Parks every weekend through April 12, 2020.  The Trolley h...

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Posted on: December 12, 2019

Celebrate the Holiday Season with a Visit to Your National Parks!

Holiday Trolley 2019 Flyer

Enjoy the beautiful South Florida weather, explore nature, encounter wildlife, and spend time with family this Holiday Season on the Homestead National Parks Trolley.  The City of Homestead is offering a special Holiday Service of the Trolley eve...

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Posted on: November 29, 2019

Inside Homestead November 2019

Inside Homestead

In this episode of Inside Homestead we're talking about milestones in Downtown Homestead, holiday happenings, and important safety tips.  Watch now to find out more!

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Posted on: November 25, 2019

Offices of the City of Homestead Closed in Observance of Thanksgiving

Thanksgiving Hours

The Offices of the City of Homestead will be closed on Thursday, November 28, 2019 and Friday, November 29, 2019 in observance of Thanksgiving.  Offices will reopen at normal business hours on Monday, December 2, 2019.

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Posted on: November 6, 2019

City Offices Closed for Veterans Day

Veterans Day

The Offices of the City of Homestead will be closed Monday, November 11, 2019 in observance of Veterans Day.  Offices will reopen at normal business hours on Tuesday, November 12, 2019.

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Posted on: October 31, 2019

More than 5,000 People Celebrate the Debut of Homestead Station

Homestead Station Grand Debut

The picturesque streets of Downtown Homestead were filled with bustling activity on Saturday, October 26th when more than 5,000 celebrated the Grand Debut of Homestead Station.  The festivities included a parade, headlining performance by DJ Irie...

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Posted on: October 23, 2019

Inside Homestead October 2019

Inside Homestead

Big news this month for the City of Homestead! We're talking about the Homestead Station Grand Opening, city events, financial updates, and award-winning TV. Inside Homestead starts right now...

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Posted on: October 21, 2019

Homestead Station Grand Opening Parking & Traffic Information

Homestead Station Grand Opening News

Here are a few things you’ll need to know going into the big day Saturday, October 26, 2019 4pm-8pm:

  • The address for Homestead Station is 4 South Krome Avenue, Homestead, FL 33030.
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Posted on: October 4, 2019

City of Homestead to Celebrate Grand Opening of Homestead Station

Homestead Station Grand Opening News

Movies, bowling, and a transit center are coming to Downtown Homestead.  The Grand Opening of Homestead Station, located at 4 South Krome Avenue, Homestead, Fla., will take place on Saturday, October 26, 2019 from 4pm to 8pm.  The event ...

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Posted on: September 10, 2019

Meet Your Perfect Match at the Homestead Community Redevelopment Agency

Group of Entrepreneurs

The City of Homestead Community Redevelopment Agency (CRA) wants to help local businesses find their perfect match at the Small Business Matchmaker on Thursday, September 26, 2019 from 1:30pm to 7:00pm at the Phichol Williams Community Center, 951 SW 4th ...

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Posted on: September 3, 2019

State of Emergency Lifted, City Operations Normal

City Hall Exterior

The City of Homestead has lifted the State of Emergency originally declared Friday, August 30, 2019 in response to Hurricane Dorian. All City operations are running on a normal schedule.

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Posted on: August 31, 2019

City Offices Closed for Labor Day, Emergency Management Staff Remains Vigilant

Labor Day Hours

The Offices of the City of Homestead will be closed Monday, September 2, 2019 in observance of Labor Day.  Emergency Management Staff is still monitoring the progress of Hurricane Dorian and encourages residents to remain prepared.  Emer...

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Posted on: August 31, 2019

Significant Impacts from Hurricane Dorian Unlikely, Staff Still Monitoring the Storm

Hurricane Dorian Update

The latest forecast for Hurricane Dorian looks promising for Homestead.  As of now, it is unlikely that we will feel significant impacts, but there is a possibility of Tropical Force winds.  The City of Homestead urges residents to remai...

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Posted on: August 30, 2019

City of Homestead Emergency Management Staff Monitoring Hurricane Dorian

State of Emergency Hurricane Dorian Update

The City of Homestead declared a State of Emergency Friday, August 30, 2019 in response to Hurricane Dorian – a major Category 3 storm approaching Florida. By declaring a state of emergency, the City is ensuring ample time, resources, and flexibility to g...

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Posted on: August 29, 2019

City of Homestead Monitoring Hurricane Dorian, HPS Sanitation Pickups May Be Affected

Hurricane Dorian Update

The City of Homestead is currently monitoring Hurricane Dorian and encourages all Homestead residents to check their hurricane plans. It is too early to know the exact impacts for South Florida, but wind and rain impacts are likely late this weekend into ...

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Posted on: August 13, 2019

Inside Homestead August 2019

Inside Homestead

This episode has good news about Homestead schools, the latest on entertainment and retail in Downtown Homestead, and HPD's Cookies with Rookies event. Inside Homestead starts right now…

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Posted on: August 8, 2019

Homestead & Miami Dade College Invest in Homestead’s Future with Student Success Center

MDC Success Center Signing Ceremony 2019

The City of Homestead and Miami Dade College (MDC) embarked on the next step in revitalizing Downtown Homestead this Wednesday when leaders from both organizations memorialized a property transfer for MDC’s future Student Success Center across from City H...

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Posted on: July 30, 2019

Homestead & Miami Dade College to Host Signing Ceremony for Future Student Success Center

MDC Signing Ceremony 2019

The City of Homestead and Miami Dade College (MDC) will embark on the next step in revitalizing Downtown Homestead by memorializing a property transfer for MDC’s future Student Success Center across from City Hall.  A Signing Ceremony will take p...

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Posted on: July 11, 2019

Watch the Homestead Station Topping Off Video

Homestead Station Tops Off

Homestead Station celebrated its Topping Off, which is the completion of its vertical construction. That’s one step closer to the opening of a transit center, movies, bowling, dining, and video arcade in Downtown Homestead this October!  This sho...

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Posted on: July 1, 2019

Historic Homestead Town Hall Museum to be Lit in Honor of Homestead Pioneer

Town Hall Lighting and Memorial New Date

The City of Homestead and the Historic Homestead Town Hall Museum will host a Lighting Ceremony and Memorial for former Homestead Vice Mayor and Museum Director Ruth Campbell on Wednesday, July 10th from 7:00pm until 9:00pm at the Historic Homestead Town ...

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Posted on: June 24, 2019

EVENT POSTPONED: Historic Homestead Town Hall Museum to be Lit in Honor of Homestead Pioneer

Town Hall Lighting and Memorial

This event has been postponed due to weather.  A new date will be announced soon.

The City of Homestead and the Historic Homestead Town Hall Museum will host a Lighting Ceremony and Memorial for former Homestead Vice Mayor and Museum Director Ruth...

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Posted on: June 17, 2019

New Hours at the Historic Homestead Town Hall Museum

Miami Museum Month 2018

The Historic Homestead Town Hall Museum located at 41 North Krome Avenue, Homestead, FL 33030 will now operate Wednesday through Saturday from 1pm until 5pm.  

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Posted on: May 31, 2019

2019 Hurricane Preparedness Guide

Hurricane Preparedness Guide

Hurricane season officially begins June 1st and ends November 30th.  It is time to start making preparations such as tree trimming and cleaning out unwanted debris. The City urges all residents to prepare now.  Find more resources and in...

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Posted on: May 23, 2019

Offices of the City of Homestead Closed in Observance of Memorial Day

Memorial Day

The Offices of the City of Homestead will be closed Monday, May 27, 2019 and there will be no Trolley Service in observance of Memorial Day.  Offices will reopen at normal business hours and Trolley Service will resume as usual on Tuesday, May 28...

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Posted on: May 13, 2019

Homestead Builds the Future with Homestead Cybrary Construction Job Fair

Cybrary Construction Job Fair 2019 Post May

Homestead residents signed up to build the future at the Homestead Cybrary Construction Job Fair hosted at the Phichol Williams Community Center.  Attendees met with multiple companies representing various trades that will help build the Homestea...

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Posted on: May 13, 2019

Homestead’s 8th Annual Military Appreciation Day a Huge Success

Military Appreciation Day Post 2019

The picturesque streets of Historic Downtown Homestead transformed for Military Appreciation Day as military and civilians came together for a day of food, drinks, music, and performances.  The eighth annual community event was a chance to celebr...

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Posted on: May 9, 2019

Build Your Future at the Homestead Cybrary Construction Job Fair

Cybrary Construction Job Fair 2019

Build your future at the Homestead Cybrary Construction Job Fair Saturday, May 11, 2019 from 11am to 2pm at the Phichol Williams Community Center (951 SW 4th Street, Homestead, FL 33030).  Attendees will have the chance to meet with multiple comp...

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Posted on: April 29, 2019

Councilwoman Bailey and the Southwest Advisory Committee to Host Art in the Park

Art in the Park 2019

Councilwoman Jenifer N. Bailey and the Southwest Advisory Committee (SWAC) will host Art in the Park presented by ArtWalk Homestead on Saturday, May 25, 2019 from 12pm to 4pm.  The free event will take place at Blakey Park, located at 600 SW 14th...

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Posted on: April 29, 2019

2019 Registration Now Open for CareerSource South Florida & Homestead Summer Job Program

Career Source

The City of Homestead and CareerSource South Florida (CSSF) have partnered once again to find jobs for local students while school is out.

Enrollment is now open for the 3rd Annual Summer Youth Employment Program (SYEP), designed to place kids in entry-lev...

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Posted on: April 25, 2019

Inside Homestead April 2019

Inside Homestead

On this episode of Inside Homestead, we're talking about events in Downtown, big honors for Homestead Police, and the Special Olympics.  Watch now to find out more...

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Posted on: April 23, 2019

Military and Civilians Connect at Homestead Military Appreciation Day

Military Appreciation Day 2019 News

On Saturday, May 11th, Historic Downtown Homestead will transform into a showcase of all things military from 2pm to 7pm as specialized military vehicles and interactive displays take over for the 8th annual Military Appreciation Day.  The free c...

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Posted on: April 18, 2019

CDBG Grant Funding Available for Senior Citizen Programming

CDBG Senior Citizen Programming Grant

The City of Homestead is offering $72,000.00 of Community Development Block Grant Program funds for FY 2018-2019 to fund Senior Citizen Activities, with special attention focused on the Southwest Area of Homestead, and $112,000 to fund Senior Citizen Acti...

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Posted on: March 13, 2019

Inside Homestead March 2019

Inside Homestead

In this episode of Inside Homestead, we're talking about downtown developments, science Saturdays, and your National Parks.  Watch now to find out more!

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Posted on: February 14, 2019

Inside Homestead February 2019

Inside Homestead

In this episode of Inside Homestead, we're giving you a recap of exciting past events and a heads up on events coming your way.  Watch now to find out more!

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Posted on: February 12, 2019

City Offices Closed Presidents' Day

Presidents Day 2018

The Offices of the City of Homestead will be closed Monday, February 18, 2019 for Presidents' Day. We will reopen at normal business hours on Tuesday, February 19, 2019.

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Posted on: February 4, 2019

Discover South Florida at the Homestead Eco Fair

Eco Fair 2019 Web News

Encounter live animals, try local organic foods, enjoy live music, learn about South Florida ecosystems, take the Trolley to the National Parks, and more…all at the fifth annual Homestead Eco-Fair!  The FREE event will take place on Saturday, Feb...

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Posted on: January 16, 2019

2019 MLK Weekend Events

MLK 2018 Events

Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Community Breakfast—Friday, January 18, 2019 7AM

Phichol Williams Community Center, 951 Southwest 4th Street, Homestead, FL 33030 (FREE)

This annual gathering is a morning of celebration and contemplation as everyone from disting...

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Posted on: December 21, 2018

Inside Homestead December 2018

Inside Homestead

In this episode of Inside Homestead, we're talking about holiday happenings, community events, and our neighboring National Parks.  Watch now to find out more!

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Posted on: November 16, 2018

Inside Homestead November 2018

Inside Homestead

In this episode of Inside Homestead, we're recapping Downtown events, getting ready for the holidays, and giving you updates on the NASCAR Championship weekend.  Watch now to find out more!

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Posted on: November 9, 2018

Offices of the City of Homestead Closed in Observance of Veterans Day

Veterans Day

The Offices of the City of Homestead will be closed Monday, November 12, 2018 and will reopen at normal business hours Tuesday, November 13, 2018.

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Posted on: October 23, 2018

Homestead’s Seminole Theatre Lights New Marquee

Seminole Lights New Marquee

Hundreds gathered for the countdown as Homestead’s Mayor & Council lighted the Seminole Theatre’s new marquee overlooking Krome Avenue.  As the marquee illuminated with a blaze of neon and a burst confetti, the crowd cheered and made their wa...

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Posted on: October 22, 2018

Watch the 2018 Tribute to City Staff

2018 Tribute to City Staff

City of Homestead staff is here for you no matter what...there ain't no mountain high and ain't no valley low enough to keep us from serving you every day.  Watch the 2018 Tribute to City Staff now!

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Posted on: October 17, 2018

Homestead CRA Hosts Grant Workshop for Not-for-Profit Organizations

CRA FY 2019 Not for Profit Grant Workshop

The City of Homestead Community Redevelopment Agency (CRA) will host grant workshops for Not-for-Profit Organizations Monday, October 29, 2018 at 10:00AM & Tuesday, October 30, 2018 at 5:30PM in the Main Conference Room (Room 335) at Homestead City Ha...

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Posted on: October 12, 2018

Homestead Celebrates New Marquee for the Historic Seminole Theatre

Seminole Theatre Marquee Lighting Web News

The City of Homestead invites the community to “step into the limelight” with the Seminole Theatre at a special celebration for the lighting of its new marquee Thursday, October 18th at 7PM at 18 North Krome Avenue, Homestead, Florida.  Guests wi...

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Posted on: October 3, 2018

Inside Homestead October 2018

Inside Homestead

On this episode of Inside Homestead we’re talking about traffic relief for commuters, good news for taxpayers, and some big wins for the City.  Watch now to find out more.

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Posted on: August 2, 2018

Inside Homestead July 2018

Inside Homestead

On this episode of Inside Homestead, we’re talking about downtown revitalization, small business assistance, and tons of summer fun.  Inside Homestead starts right now...

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Posted on: July 25, 2018

Meet Your Perfect Match at the Homestead Community Redevelopment Agency

CRA Loan Matchmaker Web News

The City of Homestead Community Redevelopment Agency (CRA) wants to help local businesses in the CRA Area find their perfect match at the Small Business Lender Matchmaker on Tuesday, August 7th from 1:30pm to 4:30pm and 5:00pm to 8:00pm at the Homestead C...

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Posted on: July 12, 2018

Vice Mayor Shelley’s Artist in the Spotlight Looking for Local Artists

Vice Mayor Shelley Artist in the Spotlight December 2017

Homestead Vice Mayor Stephen R. Shelley is looking for local artists to participate in his Artist in the Spotlight program.  Participating artists will be able to display their artwork in the Seminole Theatre lobby for a period of two months and ...

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Posted on: July 3, 2018

Temporary Hours at Historic Homestead Town Hall Museum

Miami Museum Month 2018

The Historic Homestead Town Hall Museum at 43 N. Krome Ave. will be open every Saturday 1PM-5PM and available for special access by calling 305-230-9572 until further notice.

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Posted on: May 14, 2018

Construction Begins With a Bang at Homestead Station in Downtown Homestead

Homestead Station Construck Kick Off Event

More than a thousand people gathered to celebrate the first new commercial development in Downtown Homestead in decades.  The event marked the start of construction on Homestead Station, a major development that will feature a Showbiz Cinemas fam...

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Posted on: May 30, 2018

2018 Hurricane Preparedness Guide

Hurricane Preparedness Guide

Hurricane season officially begins June 1st and ends November 30th.  It is time to start making preparations such as tree trimming and cleaning out unwanted debris. The City urges all residents to prepare now.  Find more resources and in...

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Posted on: April 18, 2018

Community Relations Board to Host Neighborhood Cleanup

Project Clean Streets

Join the Homestead/Florida City Community Relations Board for the Project Clean Streets neighborhood cleanup Saturday, April 21, 2018 at 9AM.  The meetup location is Blakey Park, 600 SW 14th Avenue, Homestead, FL 33030.

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Posted on: January 3, 2018

Homestead Launches New Website

Website Updates

The City of Homestead launched a new website at www.cityofhomestead.com.  The new site not only presents a complete new design that highlights the spirit of our community, but also offers residents, visitors, and businesses intuitive tools that w...

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