Village Environmental News

Responsible Gardening Workshops

Responsible Gardening workshops all summer at Thalatta Estate, presented by a Master Gardener in partnership with UF/Miami-Dade County Extension. See e-Currents or call 305-259-1234 for info.

Thalatta Lures 65 Kids to Fishing Event

"Get a Kid Fishing" is the big fish tale of the season as about 65 kids and family members gathered at Thalatta Estate, July 11, for a full day of fishing and boating skills training. See our photo gallery.

Garden Club Honors Local Homeowner

The board of the Palmetto Bay Garden Club formally presented the Garden of the Year Award to Dr. Lloyd Wruble at their May 27 meeting. Read more, and get news coverage in the Palmetto Bay News.

Eco-Tour & Awareness at Thalatta

The monthly Mangrove Kayak Adventure program at Thalatta Estate has been expanded. Contact us now for availability thru Nov. 2014. Upon confirmation complete this registration. Also see photos.

YGrene Offers PACE Financing

Commercial property owners in Palmetto Bay can obtain financing to make improvements in their buildings that can lower utility bills, reduce repair costs, and increase property value. Read more.

Thanks for Pledging to Conserve

Thanks for participating in the Mayor's Challenge, Wyland Foundation's water-reduction campaign. Mayor Stanczyk reports preliminary results show Palmetto Bay placed 4th, nationally. Read more.

Everything "Green" in Village Video

Check out this Earth Week video to see how our small Village recognizes Earth Day in a big way, with a full week of events each year. Our annual celebration leaves Villagers "greening" from cheek to cheek.

Earth Week Offers a World of Green Activities

Palmetto Bay celebrates Earth Day with an entire week of events for Villagers of all ages. The 2014 celebration included Movie Night, Tree Give-Away, poster contest, and lady bug releases. Our bicycle event and Eco-Kayak Tour also were hugely successful. Read more.

Stormwater Management Made Easy

Click here for Palmetto Bay's extensive resource section of the Village website on how to protect our stormwater system and the environment. There's also a Kids Corner and a handy FAQ section.

Municipal Complex Ranks #1

Palmetto Bay's Village Hall Complex is featured by the U.S. Green Building Council as Platinum-LEED Certified facility. Read more -- and join us for an overview of this magnificent facility by viewing this Video Showcase feature.


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