Village Environmental News

How to Save $100k in Taxpayer Dollars

Introduced in 2008 by Mayor Flinn, paperless production of e-Currents has saved $100,000 in taxpayer dollars by eliminating the cost -- and environmental impact -- of print newsletters.


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 are obtaining financing to make big improvements in their properties that lower utility bills, reduce repair costs, and increase property value. Read more.


Everything "Green" in Village Video

Check out this Earth Week video to see how Palmetto Bay recognizes Earth Day in a big way, with a full week of events each year -- leaving our Villagers "greening" from cheek to cheek.

Garden Club Honors 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.

Program Lures 65 Kids to Fishing Event

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

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.