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Posted on: June 2, 2021

FEMA COVID-19 Aid

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Applications are officially open to receive up to $9,000 to help cove the cost to laying a love one to rest from FEMA.

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Posted on: April 29, 2021

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780 Fisherman Street, Opa-locka, FL 33054

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Posted on: February 4, 2021

State of the City Address

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Mayor Matthew Pigatt cordially invites you to view the City of Opa-locka 2021 State of the City Address presented on January 29, 2021.

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Posted on: November 9, 2020

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Posted on: May 28, 2020

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Posted on: January 10, 2020

New website coming soon!

As a part of the upgrade, we will be making the site ADA compliant.  This process requires us to unpublish many off the documents which we have in PDF format.  If you are in need of a specific document in electronic format please contact...Read on...

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Posted on: October 16, 2018

Report all overflows to the City and DERM

Please report all overflows to the City and DERM.   City of Opa-locka 24 hour emergency phone 786-471-4025.   DERM complaint desk 305-372-6955 EnvtlComplaints@miamidade.gov. Read on... Opa-locka News
Posted on: February 8, 2017

After Hours Support Line

Need after hours help? Call our new after hours support line @ 786-471-4025. Leave your name, phone number, and the nature of your call and will be in contact with you. Remember if you have an emergency always call 911.

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Posted on: January 27, 2016

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Posted on: July 28, 2014

Millions to come to Opa-locka: Greatest Transformation in City’s History

Mayor Myra L. Taylor and the City Commission made history by approving a citywide infrastructure improvement project. This comes after years of the City’s struggle with infrastructure challenges such as flooding, pot holes, and wastewater issues. The appr...Read on...

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Posted on: January 10, 2014

MetLife Foundation, Opa-locka Community Development Corp., City of Opa-locka and KaBOOM! Team Up to

More than 200 volunteers from MetLife Foundation; Cypress Financial Group, an office of MetLife; Opa-locka Community Development Corp.; the City of Opa-locka; organizers from KaBOOM! and residents of the Opa-locka community will join forces on Friday, Jan...Read on...

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Posted on: November 19, 2013

What makes a great playground? Kids know the answer!

On Tuesday, November 19, children ages 2 – 13 will put crayon to paper and draw their dream playgrounds.Elements from the children’s drawings will be incorporated into the final design for the new community playground to be built on Friday, January 24 at ...Read on...

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Posted on: July 30, 2013

Elected officials look to bring a Midtown atmosphere to Opa-locka

Opa-locka elected officials recently changed the city’s land-use codes to encourage developers to build a mix of restaurants, grocery stores, office buildings and multifamily housing along major Opa-locka roadways, in an effort to foster a concept similar...Read on...

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Posted on: May 10, 2013

“Fishing” with Vice-Mayor Kelley and the Opa-locka Seniors

“I am not giving away our spot,” City of Opa-locka’s Vice Mayor Joseph L. Kelley jovially responded when asked to reveal the lucky “honey hole,” where the size and the amount of the “catch” would make the most skilled fishermen envious enough to inquire a...Read on...

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Posted on: April 18, 2013

Opa-locka’s First Interactive Town Hall Meeting Held April 24, 2013

The City of Opa-locka will host its first-ever interactive Town Hall meeting on April 24, 2013 at 6:00 pm, offering residents an opportunity to attend and participate in person or via the web.

Residents can submit questions via email to live@opalockaf...Read on...

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Posted on: April 5, 2013

Opa-locka basketball team wins championship game

The Opa-locka basketball team, for 16 and under, won the FCAA league tournament championship game against Carver Ranches with a final score of 41 to 37 at American Senior High School.

The turning point in the championship game came when Antoine Linds...Read on...

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Posted on: January 14, 2013

District 1 County Commissioner Barbara Jordan Announces 2013 Mom & Pop Grant Program

Commissioner Jordan encouraged entrepreneurs in District 1 to apply for the Mom & Pop Small Business Grant Program. Small business owners looking to improve their companies applied for grants worth upwards of $5,000

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Posted on: December 17, 2012

Opa-locka earns recognition for financial reporting

For the sixth consecutive year in a row, Opa-locka was awarded the Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting by the Government Finance Officers Association of the United State and Canada for the city’s 2010-2011 comprehensive annual...Read on...

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Posted on: December 11, 2012

Opa-locka code enforcement resumes special master’s hearings

The city’s code enforcement department resumes its special master’s hearings in December - addressing a backlog of cases from January this year.

The hearings are scheduled for Wednesday, December 19 at 10:30 am and the following day Thursday, December...Read on...

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Posted on: October 22, 2012

DERM lifts sewer moratorium for downtown Opa-locka pump station

Miami-Dade Department of Environmental Resources Management lifted a four-year moratorium on Opa-locka’s sewer pump station 11A in September after the city completed needed repairs and upgrades on the 40-year old station.

The $840,000 in improvements ...Read on...

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Posted on: October 22, 2012

No Layoffs planned for the City of Opa-Locka

The City of Opa-Locka will not have layoffs as part of the upcoming fiscal year budget that starts on October 1st, city officials decided at last week’s commission meeting.

The decision comes at a time when most governmental agencies are looking to cu...Read on...

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Posted on: October 22, 2012

Dog shot: mauls women, police officer in Opa-locka

On September 19, City of Opa-locka police were called to 1210 Sharazad Blvd to help someone attacked by a dog. Officer Tamara Numa and Officer Wuihudson Francois arrived and found a large dog attacking Gloria Flores, 49, and Yaniv Moreno, 20, at 1210 Sha...Read on...

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Posted on: October 22, 2012

Opa-locka to host State Attorney’s voting integrity forum tonight

Tonight the City of Opa-locka is hosting a forum on maintaining the integrity of the voting process. Representatives from the Miami-Dade State Attorney’s Office Community Outreach Division and the Miami-Dade County Elections Department will speak and ans...Read on...

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Posted on: May 21, 2010

Home-ownership in The City of Opa-locka “A Viable Reality”

“It took a lot of patience to get here,” stated Mayor Joseph L. Kelley” during a Magnolia North Housing Redevelopment Town Hall Meeting on Thursday, April 22, 2010, where representatives from Habitat for Humanity met with City Officials, residents and Mia...[Read on...]

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