Historical Hurt Building

Homebuyer Education Workshop - Spanish
Saturday, August 15, 2015
8:45am - 5:30pm

For more information and to register, click here.

Homebuyer Education Workshop
Saturday, August 29, 2015
8:45am - 5:30pm

For more information and to register, click here.

OLCDC & partners teach about the environment at Magnolia North Park

On July 8, 2015, Citizens for a Better South Florida and OLCDC presented a special environmental education program at Magnolia North Park. Participants learned about native plants, wildlife, conservation and sustainability through hands-on and experiential activities.



OLCDC hosting 2015 Summer Math & Robotics Camp



From July 7 through July 31, OLCDC and partners are conducting a free Summer Camp for middle school students, combining exciting robotics with a fun focus on preparation for the mathematics sections of the FSA.

Students are attending daily classes in mathematics; enjoying hands-on robotics activities; participating in weekly field trips; learning about careers in science, technology, engineering and mathematics; and talking with inspirational guest speakers.



OLCDC wins KaBOOM grant to build playground at Park City Apartments

OLCDC has been selected to create a new play space at our Park City Apartments, 845 NW 155 Lane, Miami, FL 33169. OLCDC, the CarMax Foundation and other partners will design and build the space to provide a safe and engaging place for resident children to play.

This grant is OLCDC's second from KaBOOM. OLCDC used the first grant to build the Magnolia North Community Park in early 2014, the first park ever built in Magnolia North.



OLCDC and partners present META 5 & new art exhibit @ the ARC

On June 28, 2015, OLCDC and partners presented the 5th edition of META. The event served as the opening reception for a new exhibition in honor of Caribbean Heritage Month: "Islas: Contemporary Caribbean Visions," which will display @ the ARC thorugh July 22nd.

For more information, visit www.opalockaart.com.



OLCDC wins 2015 Community Grant for Magnolia North Park!

OLCDC received a $20,000.00 grant from the Miami Foundation to increase fitness and health for Opa-locka residents. The grant will enable OLCDC to install outdoor fitness machines at Magnolia North Community Park, which was built by OLCDC and community volunteers in 2014 and to hire trainers who will come twice weekly to work with residents at the park.



Ric-Man International seeks entire new Mainline Pipe Crew

Ric-Man International, Inc., an underground utility contractor founded in 1965 that performs over $20 million dollars per year in municipal construction projects, is looking to form an entire new Mainline Pipe Crew (Pipeline Foreman, Backhoe Operator, Loader Operator, Pipelayer, Tailman, Laborers).  See job descriptions and pay rates.



OLCDC and partners present River of Art/Taste of Opa-locka @ the ARC


The June 23rd River of Art/Taste of Opa-locka featured ten amazing local artists, a showcase of hot local bands, and tastings by several Opa-Locka restaurants. For more information, visit www.opalockaart.com.

Tuesday, June 23, 2015
6:00pm - 10:00pm



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