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09 Sep WINNING PUBLIC SPACE CHALLENGE IDEAS ADDRESS YOUTH VIOLENCE THROUGH ACTIVATED COMMUNITY PARKS

As violence against youth makes headlines in Greater Miami, local communities continue pushing solutions that create safe spaces for the more than half-a-million young people living here. Studies connecting parks to reduced crime rates have led major metro areas across the country, including Philadelphia, Providence and...

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07 Sep COMMUNITY-DRIVEN COALITION TO BREAK CYCLE OF YOUTH VIOLENCE

Pictured above: Miami-Dade Superintendent Alberto Carvalho speaks at the Miami-Dade Children's Court House, where “Together for Children,” a coalition that includes law enforcement, Miami-Dade Schools, nonprofit groups, local politicians, businesses and other stakeholders, announced the compiling of data that would identify 2,000 children that are...

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25 May 100 RESILIENT CITIES AND THE ROCKEFELLER FOUNDATION WELCOME GREATER MIAMI AND THE BEACHES INTO GLOBAL RESILIENCE-BUILDING NETWORK

Today Miami-Dade County Mayor Carlos A. Gimenez, Miami Mayor Tomás P. Regalado, and Miami Beach Mayor Philip Levine, joined by The Rockefeller Foundation Chief Operating Officer Peter Madonia and Amy Armstrong, Director of City Relationships at 100 Resilient Cities, celebrated their region’s selection to the...

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