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Posted on: November 24, 2020

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 26, 2020 and Friday, November 27, 2020 in observance of Thanksgiving.  Offices will reopen at normal business hours on Monday, November 30, 2020.

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Posted on: November 24, 2020

New COVID-19 Housing Assistance Available to Homestead Residents

Woman Stressed about Bills

City of Homestead residents now have access to a new COVID-19 Housing Assistance Program.  Several municipalities within Miami-Dade County, including the City of Homestead, have created a Housing Assistance Program using CARES Act Funds. &nbs...

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Posted on: November 9, 2020

City of Homestead Issues State of Emergency Related to Tropical Storm Eta

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The City of Homestead has issued a State of Emergency in response to the impacts of Tropical Storm Eta.  This State of Emergency is a measure that allows the City of Homestead to respond to recovery needs without the burdens of bureaucracy.&n...

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Posted on: November 8, 2020

HPS Sanitation Service Suspended November 9, 2020 Due to Tropical Storm Eta

HPS Sanitation Truck

Attention HPS Customers!  All HPS Sanitation pickups are suspended Monday, November 9, 2020 due to Tropical Storm Eta.

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Posted on: November 8, 2020

HPS Energy Reminds Customers of Outage Reporting Procedures

HPS Energy Line Crew

As Tropical Storm Eta approaches, HPS Energy is reminding customers that outages can be reported at www.cityofhomestead.com/outage. However, customers should keep in mind that is unsafe for crews to work with winds above 35mph. As soon as wind speed decre...

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Posted on: November 8, 2020

Tropical Storm Eta City Services Updates

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In light of the anticipated impacts of Tropical Storm Eta, City Parks closed and Trolley Service was suspended effective 12pm Sunday, November, 8, 2020.  The Offices of the City of Homestead will be closed Monday, November 9, 2020.  Resi...

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Posted on: November 2, 2020

HPS Energy Receives Florida Municipal Electric Association “Building Strong Communities” Award

HPS Energy

Homestead Public Services (HPS) Energy received statewide recognition at the Florida Municipal Electric Association (FMEA) Energy Connections Virtual Conference for its efforts to offer extra community services through the Homestead Energy Lend a Hand Pro...

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Posted on: October 9, 2020

HPS Energy Joins FMEA Hurricane Recovery Mission to Louisiana

HPS Mutual Aid Crews Louisiana 2020

Homestead Public Services (HPS) Energy crews are joining more than 140 Florida public power personnel and Florida Municipal Electric Association (FMEA) utilities headed to Louisiana to assist with power restoration efforts as Hurricane Delta approaches la...

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Posted on: October 1, 2020

Homestead Public Services Warns of Potential Water Testing Scam

HPS Scam Alerts

The City of Homestead would like to alert its residents about scams that have been reported by Homestead Public Services customers. A supposed utilities representative visits a home or business purporting to be conducting water testing.  Once adm...

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Posted on: September 24, 2020

Watch Now - 2020 Tribute to City Staff

Parks Staff in Masks

Together, we'll get through this!  Our 2020 Tribute to Staff is a message to everyone in the Homestead community.  While this year has brought unprecedented challenges, it has also shown us how much we can accomplish together.  ...

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Posted on: September 17, 2020

City of Homestead COVID-19 Recovery Grants

COVID-19

The City of Homestead and the Homestead Community Redevelopment Agency (CRA) have launched three programs designed to help residents and businesses that have been impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic.  The City of Homestead CDBG Rent & Utilities...

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Posted on: August 21, 2020

City of Homestead Monitoring Tropical Storm Laura

TS Laura News Item

The City of Homestead is currently monitoring the path of Tropical Storm Laura.  While it is too early to tell what impacts, if any, may be seen here in Homestead, the City urges all residents to make sure their emergency kits are up to date. &am...

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Posted on: August 20, 2020

HPS Sanitation Reminds Residents to be Mindful of Bulky Water Prior to Potential Storms

HPS Sanitation Truck

HPS Sanitation is reminding customers to not begin tree pruning or put out large quantities of bulky waste immediately before potential storm events.  The accumulated debris may not be able to be collected prior to the storm due to excessive dema...

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Posted on: August 10, 2020

Reminder to Residents to Respond to the 2020 Census

2020 Census Flyer

The City of Homestead is reminding residents there is still time to fill out the 2020 Census.  As of August 10, 2020, only 54% of households have responded.

The Census matters because it will determine how billions of dollars in federal funding ar...

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Posted on: July 31, 2020

Tropical Storm Warning Issued for Homestead, City Parks to Close August 1, 2020

Hurricane Isaias Satellite Image

Homestead is currently under a tropical storm warning as Hurricane Isaias continues its track. Due to the expected arrival of tropical storm conditions on Saturday, August 1, 2020, all City of Homestead Parks will be closed. General storm preparedness tip...

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Posted on: July 31, 2020

Tropical Storm Watch Issued for Homestead

Hurricane Isaias Satellite Image

Homestead is currently under a tropical storm watch as Hurricane Isaias continues its track. The City of Homestead is continuing to monitor the progress of the storm and will keep residents updated of additional notices or modifications to city services. ...

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Posted on: July 30, 2020

City Staff Monitoring Tropical Storm Isaias

Isaias Track 07.30.2020

The City of Homestead is currently monitoring the path of Tropical Storm Isaias and will keep residents advised of watches, warnings, and any other notices. At this time, there are no planned sandbag distributions or modifications to City Services. Genera...

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Posted on: July 30, 2020

Director of HPS Energy Reelected as Chair of Statewide Power Agency

HPS FMPA Election

Homestead Public Services Energy Director Barbara Quiñones was reelected Chair of the Board of Directors for the Florida Municipal Power Agency (FMPA).   This is her second term as Chair. Quiñones previously served as FMPA&a...

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Posted on: July 8, 2020

Additional Business Restrictions Issued due to Spike in COVID-19 Infections

COVID-19

Beginning Thursday, July 9, 2020, Miami-Dade County has ordered all ballrooms, banquet facilities, and party venues to close to the public.  Restaurants and cafeterias must close for indoor dining, but may remain open for outdoor dining between t...

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Posted on: July 2, 2020

Face Masks are Mandatory in Public in all of Miami-Dade County, Including Homestead

COVID-19

Effective immediately, all persons throughout Miami-Dade County, including Homestead, shall wear a mask or other facial covering when in public.  However, masks and other facial coverings are not required in the following circumstances: ...
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Posted on: June 24, 2020

Homestead Public Services Alerts Customers of Normal Payment Policies Effective July 1, 2020

HPS Logo

Homestead Public Services (HPS) is alerting customers to important updates regarding its policies and customer accounts.  In March, HPS responded to the COVID-19 pandemic by suspending late fees and non-payment shutoffs for all customers, and in ...

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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: 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 27, 2020

Homestead Public Services Warns of Potential Utility Scams

HPS Scam Alerts

The City of Homestead would like to alert its residents about scams that have been reported by Homestead Public Services customers. A supposed utilities representative calls a home or business and asks customers to make a utility payment over the phone by...

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Posted on: May 18, 2020

HPS Energy Recognized for Achievement in Utility Safety

HPS Energy Staff Pose

Homestead Public Services (HPS) Energy received statewide recognition from the Florida Municipal Electric Association (FMEA) for its continued commitment to safety during the past year. This recognition reflects Homestead’s commitment to protect...

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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: May 1, 2020

HPS Sanitation Reminds Communities of Bulky Waste Rules and Fights to End Illegal Dumping

HPS Sanitation Staff in Masks

Bulky Waste & Illegal Dumping

Over the past several weeks, Homestead Public Services (HPS) Sanitation has seen a large increase in bulky waste volume and illegal dumping.  HPS Sanitation Staff has been working diligently to maintain a consiste...

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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 23, 2020

Homestead Public Services Energy Lowers Bill 27% in Response to COVID-19

HPS Energy Lowers Bill

In response to the COVID-19 pandemic, Homestead Public Service (HPS) Energy is lowering bills for customers.  In the month of May, residential customers will receive a one-time bill credit of 27%.  Due to the hardship many are facing, HP...

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Posted on: April 16, 2020

HPS Water Expands Outdoor Watering Restrictions due to Drought Conditions

Girl with Hose

In addition to Homestead Public Services (HPS) Water’s existing permanent outdoor watering restrictions, further limitations have been implemented to mirror the more stringent water conservation order recently issued by the South Florida Water M...

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Posted on: April 20, 2020

HPS Energy Recognized as Reliable Public Power Provider

HPS Energy Staff

Homestead Public Services Energy (HPS Energy) has earned a Reliable Public Power Provider (RP3)® Diamond Level designation from the American Public Power Association for providing reliable and safe electric service.  This is the highest l...

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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 6, 2020

Homestead Public Services Sanitation Requests Customers Limit Bulky Waste

HPS Sanitation Truck

Homestead Public Service (HPS) Sanitation is requesting the assistance of its customers in ensuring continuity of operations for solid waste collection.  Currently, HPS Sanitation crews are experiencing a much higher than normal volume of bulky w...

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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

Homestead Public Services Water Reminds Customers of “What to Flush”

HPS Water

Homestead Public Service (HPS) Water is requesting the assistance of its customers in protecting the wastewater system.  Due to the current COVID-19 outbreak, people are cleaning and disinfecting more frequently with bleach wipes and potentially ...

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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

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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 18, 2020

Homestead Public Services Announces Accommodations for Customers due to COVID-19 Outbreak

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In light of the ongoing COVID-19 outbreak and restrictions imposed by Miami-Dade County Emergency Orders,  Homestead Public Services (HPS) is offering accommodations to its customers including the suspension of non-payment shut-offs and a waiver ...

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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 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: 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 5, 2020

City of Homestead Launches New Downtown Homestead Social Media Presence

Downtown Homestead Logo

In an on-going effort to connect with residents and visitors alike, the City of Homestead is launching a new Instagram account for Downtown Homestead. The page is being used as another channel to provide the public with timely information about news and e...

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Posted on: December 31, 2019

2020 Solid Waste Schedule Now Available

HPS Sanitation Reminder

We have GOOD NEWS for you! The increased level of service that was provided by the City of Homestead, increasing the collection of recyclables and bulky waste from twice a month to once a week, at no additional cost will continue in 2020. Your re...

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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 10, 2019

Holiday Hours

Holiday Hours 2017

The Offices of the City of Homestead will be closed at 12pm on Friday, December 13, 2019 and will reopen at normal business hours on Monday, December 16, 2019.  There will be no service interruptions to the Homestead Trolley or HPS Sanitation rou...

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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 27, 2019

Solid Waste Holiday Hours & Closings

HPS Solid Waste Truck

The Solid Waste office and drop off location will be closed on Thursday, November 28, 2019 and Friday, November 29, 2019 in observance of Thanksgiving and will reopen at normal business hours Saturday, November 30, 2019.  Recycling, Trash, and Bu...

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Posted on: November 25, 2019

Homestead Public Services Warns of Potential Utility Scams

HPS Scam Alerts

The City of Homestead would like to alert its residents about scams that have been reported by Homestead Public Services customers. A supposed utilities representative calls a home or business and asks customers to make a utility payment over the phone by...

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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 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: September 13, 2019

Homestead Public Services Warns of Potential Utility Scams

HPS Scam Alerts

The City of Homestead would like to alert its residents about scams that have been reported by Homestead Public Services customers. A supposed utilities representative calls a home or business and asks customers to make a utility payment over the phone by...

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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 30, 2019

City of Homestead Additional Sandbag Distribution for Hurricane Dorian

Hurricane Dorian Sandbag Distribution

In light of the expected impacts of Hurricane Dorian, the City of Homestead will offer sandbag distributions for residents on Saturday, August 31, 2019 from 10am to 4pm at Roby George Park (211 SW 11th Avenue, Homestead, FL 33030) and the Homestead Sports...

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Posted on: August 30, 2019

Hurricane Dorian Updates 12:30 PM Friday, August 30, 2019

Hurricane Dorian Update

The City of Homestead is continuing to monitor Hurricane Dorian and encourages all Homestead residents to check their hurricane plans.  The current forecast shows impacts to Homestead coming as early as Sunday morning.  There is currentl...
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Posted on: August 29, 2019

City of Homestead Sandbag Distribution for Hurricane Dorian

Hurricane Dorian Sandbag Distribution

In light of the expected impacts of Hurricane Dorian, the City of Homestead will offer sandbag distributions for residents on Friday, August 30, 2019 from 12pm to 7pm at Roby George Park (211 SW 11th Avenue, Homestead, FL 33030) and the Homestead Sports C...

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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: July 17, 2019

Director of HPS Energy Elected as Chair of Statewide Power Agency

HPS Energy Director Chair FMPA 2019

Homestead Public Services Energy Director Barbara Quiñones was elected Chair of the Board of Directors for the Florida Municipal Power Agency (FMPA).   She replaces outgoing Chair Bill Conrad and has served as Vice Chair of the Board since 2014. ...

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Posted on: July 5, 2019

Solid Waste Pickups Delayed or Rescheduled

HPS Solid Waste Truck

Sanitation pickups at the following communities were not completed and will be picked up on Tuesday, July 9, 2019 instead.  For questions please call 305-224-4860.

  • Bimini
  • Belize
  • Mirage
  • Leeward I
  • Leeward II
  • Bali
  • Fiji
  • Antillean
  • Martinique
  • Fresno
  • Sonoma
  • Mendoci...
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Posted on: July 2, 2019

Inside Homestead July 2019

Inside Homestead

We’re talking about hurricane prep, record low crime stats, and the best fireworks show in South Florida. Tune in now to find out more about what's happening in your community on Inside Homestead.

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Posted on: June 27, 2019

Solid Waste Holiday Hours & Closings

HPS Solid Waste Truck

Solid waste will be closed Thursday, July 4th. Solid waste service will run on Wednesday July 3rd instead of July 4th and will resume normal operations on Friday, July 5th.

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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 1, 2019

Homestead Public Services Recognizes National Electrical Safety Month

HPS Energy

In recognition of National Electrical Safety Month, Homestead Public Services is urging Homestead residents and businesses to review important electric safety measures that can prevent electrically related fatalities, injuries and property loss b...

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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: 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 28, 2019

Homestead, Let's Recycle!

Recycling  Bin

It's not always easy to remember what you can and can't recycle. Watch this new video to learn more about how you can make sure Homestead is recycling right. For more information visit www.cityofhomestead.com/recycle or call 305-224-4860.

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Posted on: December 21, 2018

2019 Solid Waste Schedule Now Available

HPS Sanitation Reminder

We have GOOD NEWS for you! The increased level of service that was provided by the City of Homestead, increasing the collection of recyclables and bulky waste from twice a month to once a week, at no additional cost will continu...

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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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