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Commissioner Suarez Sponsors Father’s Day Events

Commissioner Suarez Sponsors Father's Day Events

Throughout the month of June, Commissioner Suarez and staff celebrated Father’s Day with local seniors, by hosting multiple parties at District 4 senior centers. The festivities included DJ's, dancing, games, and cake. A blast was had by all in attendance!

Miami-Dade College Student Government Inauguration

On Wednesday, July 1st, Commissioner Suarez attended the Miami-Dade College Student Government Inauguration. An invigorating experience, Commissioner Suarez is excited to see what these young leaders will contribute to their campus.

 

Commissioner Suarez speaking at a Groundbreaking

Ludlam Trail & Railroad Walk

Providing safe outdoor spots for kids and adults to enjoy goes hand in hand with the promotion of a healthy lifestyle, both of which are important to Commissioner Suarez.

 

The D4 Office Presents Checks to Several Orgs

All In a Day’s Work

From a joint commission meeting with Key Biscayne, an affordable housing roundtable discussion at his office in City Hall, to a neighborhood crime watch meeting in Flagami: Commissioner Suarez’ usual busy routine to better the City of Miami.

Commissioner Suarez Leading the Sunshine Meeting on TriRail

Commissioner Swim For a Cause

On July 3rd, Commissioner Suarez joined forces with producer, Billy Corben, to swim against City of Miami Commissioner Marc Sarnoff, and Miami Dade County Commissioner Xavier Suarez. While Commissioner Suarez won the swim, the real winners were the children of Coconut Grove. Each swimmer donated $1,000 to cover the swimming fee at Virrick Park for kids this summer.

Hurricane Preparedness

Commissioner Suarez Leads Hurricane Preparedness for Seniors

In the event of a weather emergency, such as a hurricane, it is important to be prepared. On April 29th Commissioner Suarez lead an exercise on being hurricane-ready for local senior citizens at Centro Badia. While the residents enjoyed meals, City staff spoke to them about hurricane-related risks, and collected emergency contact information. There is no such thing as being "too prepared!"

 

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Affordable Housing Roundtable Discussions

Commissioner Suarez is resolved to combat the lack of affordable housing options for our residents. To this end, he has gathered periodically with community and industry leaders at City Hall to conduct affordable housing roundtable discussions, during which viable solutions to this city-wide issue have been discussed.

 

Suarez with NET Employees

Neighborhood Enhancement Team

Commissioner Suarez alongside the great members of the Neighborhood Enhancement Team. NET is a department that assists in enforcing the City’s code, and provides information to constituents on the myriad of resources available to them through the City.  They work daily to improve the quality and accessibility of these services, easily accessible in your own neighborhood NET office. To learn more about the NET, click here.

Commissioner Suarez Speaking with Residents

Englewood Community Walks

Twice a week during the months of March and April, Commissioner Suarez and his staff visited the Englewood neighborhood and gained feedback from residents regarding ongoing capital improvement projects to their sewers and sidewalks. Projects such as this are completed with the intention of improving the residents’ daily lives, and Commissioner Suarez believes maintaining a pulse on the residents’ thoughts as to the quality of work being performed is crucial.

 

Commissioner Suarez talks to a resident about her concerns

Englewood Community Walks

Twice a week during the months of March and April, Commissioner Suarez and his staff visited the Englewood neighborhood and gained feedback from residents regarding ongoing capital improvement projects to their sewers and sidewalks. Projects such as this are completed with the intention of improving the residents’ daily lives, and Commissioner Suarez believes maintaining a pulse on the residents’ thoughts as to the quality of work being performed is crucial.

 

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FDOT Public Hearing - September 24, 2015

Learn more about the upcoming FDOT Work Program Public Hearing on September, 24th, 2015, by clicking here (embed link: http://www.fdotmiamidade.com/work-program-public-hearings.html). This hearing, open to any and all, will be held to discuss ongoing and upcoming work projects throughout District 4, and the City of Miami. Hope to see you there!


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Mother's Day Events at District 4 Senior Centers

Commissioner Suarez and his staff spent days at two area Senior Centers, La Badia & Smathers, to celebrate Mother's Day. A great time was had by all in attendance, as the live DJ, raffle, desserts, and dancing kept everyone rocking throughout both parties.

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On November 17th 2009, Francis X. Suarez was sworn in as Commissioner of District 4, and so began a new era in the sprawling district which runs from 69th Ave. to U.S.1. Prior to running for public office, Commissioner Suarez founded Edge Title Company, Inc., a successful real-estate and mortgage firm. Commissioner Suarez is also an attorney by profession, specializing in real-estate and corporate transactions. He began his law career as an associate at the Miami law firm of Haley Sinagra Paul and Toland, PA., where he focused on commercial litigation matters and general transactional cases. He then went on to serve as general counsel to Doctors Management Group, a private organization, which provides consulting services for those in the medical field. He is also a certified member of the Florida and Federal Bar Associations.

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