Kids help design new Kaboom playground at Park City Apartments
On August 18, 2015, Park City kids helped design a new play space at OLCDC's Park City Apartments at 845 NW 155 Lane, Miami, FL 33169. OLCDC, the CarMax Foundation and other partners will build the space to provide a safe and engaging place for resident children to play.
Refer at-risk elementary students to the OLCDC's Keeping Our Promise program
Recognizing the importance of providing a comprehensive system of care to improve outcomes for children and support their families, the
OLCDC and partners have developed Keeping Our Promise (KOP). KOP provides
behavioral health, physical health, and education services to elementary school
students displaying at-risk behaviors and attending schools in the
Opa-locka area to positively affect their educational performance. The program
focuses on building more supportive communities, improving coordination of
services, and strengthening cohesive engagement among schools, families,
agencies, and service providers.
Student referrals to KOP can be submitted by schools, local churches, law enforcement agencies, local child and family service providers, etc. To make a referral, complete and fax the Referral Form to (305) 919-4053.
Engrave a brick at Magnolia North Community Park!
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OLCDC seeks Statements of Qualifications from General Contractors
OLCDC seeks Statements of Qualifications from qualified General Contractors for new construction and rehabilitation of single family and multifamily housing.
OLCDC issues RFQ for architectural and engineering services
OLCDC is seeking Statements of Qualifications from qualified individuals or firms to provide architectural, engineering, and financial consulting services for pre-development and development activities for single family housing, multifamily housing, vacant land, economic development, and community development projects.
OLCDC issues RFQ for financial consulting services
OLCDC is seeking Statements of Qualifications from qualified individuals or firms to provide financial consulting services for pre-development and development activities for single family housing, multifamily housing, vacant land, economic development, and community development projects.
First barricades down @ Magnolia North!
On Thursday, November 8, 2012, at 15050 Duval Street in Magnolia North, OLCDC celebrated removal of the first of the infamous metal barricades that have divided Opa-locka for the past 25 years. Barricade removal is a step in the OLCDC's revitalization plan for the area, which includes quality housing, engaged citizens, local jobs, and community assets that will transform Opa-locka into a true "Community of Choice."
~Click here to read the November 16 South Florida Business Journal story about barricade removal and the OLCDC's community revitalization plan.
~Click here to read November 15 Miami Herald coverage.
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