CGPD Welcomes 8 New Officers

On Friday, December 17th, the Coral Gables Police Department welcomed 8 new officers to the department. Chief Edward J. Hudak, Jr. administered the oath of office to Officer Gregory DiCarlo, Officer Christopher Pena, Officer Stephanie LaRicci, Officer Casey Rivera, Officer…

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Fun This Weekend In Coral Gables

Every Day – Coral Gables Holiday Park Come and enjoy the beauty of the Winter season at the Coral Gables Holiday Park.The holiday playground is located at Merrick Park, in front of City Hall from 10:00AM to 10:00PM. Entry is…

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Planning & Zoning Board Votes For Partial Reversing Of Biltmore Section Upzoning With Recommendation To Reverse Entirely

On Wednesday, December 8th, the Coral Gables Planning and Zoning Board voted unanimously to support the City reversing the upzoning of the Biltmore Section south of Biltmore Way, following the “mistake” that led to its upzoning in February of this…

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Fun This Weekend In Coral Gables

Here are some fun things to do in Coral Gables this week and weekend! Wednesday-Sunday, December 8-January 2 – Coral Gables Holiday Park Come and enjoy the beauty of the Winter season at the Coral Gables Holiday Park.The holiday playground…

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Staff “Mistake” Leads To Biltmore Section Upzoning To Maximum Height Of 190.5 Feet

On February 9th, the City Commission took a vote to make changes to the City’s zoning code, which were explained to residents as a slate of necessary clarifications to the zoning code. As part of a sunshine meeting on February…

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Commission Meeting Recap (12/7/2021)

Below is a copy of the Commission Digest for this Commission meeting with the brief explanations of discussion taken and/or final votes cast by the Commission on December 7th. Discussion/explanation can be found in blue. If opening on a smartphone,…

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Agenda Digest: Commission Meeting (12/7/2021)

On December 7, 2021, the Coral Gables City Commission will hold its next City Commission meeting. Here are some of the more notable items on the agenda for this upcoming meeting. Click here to see the full agenda. Non-credited quotes…

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Inside The U: Vice Mayor Mena’s Boss Seeks To Build 50,000 Seat Stadium At Coral Gables Senior High

Over the weekend, Inside the U published an article where they state a source has informed them that Vice Mayor Michael Mena’s boss, John Ruiz, is seeking to fund a UM Football stadium at the site of Coral Gables Senior…

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Commission Seeks To Approve Coral Gables Version Of Hot Wheels Ultimate Garage, Against Resident Wishes

As the holidays approach, the commercials for new toys and gadgets fill the airwaves, tv screens and the web. Since I was a child, the Hot Wheels play sets were the best new toys I could ever hope to get….

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This Week In Coral Gables

Here is a list of important dates with events taking place in the City Beautiful this week. December 1st – Trash Pit Warnings & Fines On December 1st, the City will officially begin warning and placing fines on households that…

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