Alyna M. Bello

City partners with Miami-Dade’s smoke detector program

Homestead Residents Eligible for Free Smoke Detectors and Installation

By Alyna Bello…. City of Homestead Mayor and Council and the Miami-Dade Fire Rescue (MDFR) department have joined forces to distribute and install free smoke detectors throughout the community. Through a MDFR grant, Homestead residents are eligible to participate in the smoke detector installation program and receive a ten-year lithium …

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City of Hire Head Hunter for City Manager Search

Vice Mayor Judy Waldma

By Alyna Bello…. The City of Homestead will hire a head hunter to select their next City Manager after the resignation of former City Manager Sergio Purrinos. Julio Brea is Acting City Manager until a permanent City Manager is hired. Vice Mayor Judy Waldman, Management Review Committee Chairperson, is coordinating …

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City of Homestead hires new CRA Director

New CRA Director Jordan Leonard

By Alyna Bello…. After months of interviewing qualified applicants, the City of Homestead has selected Mr. Jordan W. Leonard as Director of its Community Redevelopment Agency (CRA). The CRA is responsible for the revitalization of the Community Redevelopment Area, a specific area within Homestead city limits. This department implements strategies …

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