Florida Governor, Ron DeSantis signed the Freedom First Budget for Fiscal Year 2022 – 2023.  The budget totals $109.9 billion and includes $1.24 billion in tax relief for Floridians.

Thanks to former Florida Senator (now Education Secretary) and MSSH Alum, Manny Diaz, and State Representative, Miami Springs resident, and MSSH Alum, Bryan Avila, Miami Springs and Virginia Gardens were able to get $5.265 Million approved for local projects.

Preferred Partner
Hole 19

Miami Springs will receive $3.5 Million and Virginia Gardens will receive $1.765 Million.

Approved Miami Springs Projects

Miami Springs City Hall

INFRASTRUCTURE:  $2.75 Million

The following infrastructure improvements were approved by the Governor.  These are long lasting projects that will benefit the community for years to come.

  • Miami Springs will receive $2 Million to improve South Drive and provide Stormwater Improvements.
  • The City will receive $750,000 for a new Hook Square Pump House.

SERVICES:  $750,000

Funding for services are by nature short term.  In this case, the State is providing $750,000 for Senior Meals and Services.  That’s over $14,000 per week to fund Senior Meals and Services.

  • $750,000 approved for Senior Center Supplemental Meals and Services

Approved Virginia Gardens Projects

Seal of the Village of Virginia Gardens

INFRASTRUCTURE:  $1.765 Million

The following infrastructure improvements were approved by the Governor for the Village of Virginia Gardens.  These are long lasting projects that will benefit VG residents for years to come.

  • VG will receive $850,000 for Central Drainage Improvements
  • VG will also receive $915,000 for drainage improvements to the Municipal Complex

 

Preferred Partners
The Better Taco 600
Hole 19
ATACO BY DIVINO
Milam's Markets in Miami Springs
Hialeah Hospital 600 Width
Woodys Backyard Grill
Miami Tax Expert
All Dade Pavers
Firenze Group, Corp. Financing Made Easy
Twice As Sweet Cakes and Cupcakes
CIMA MED SPA
CIMA Medical Center Miami Springs
I AM TALENT VOICE SUMMER CAMP AT GAIA POP
BDC Construction
Mathnasium Doral
Concepcion Law Criminal Defense, Personal Injury
The Leonard Real Estate Group

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