Save the live oak tree at 2800 Shipping Ave. The Village Council has filed an appeal to deny a permit to build a duplex at 2800 Shipping Ave. because it would require removal of one of the Grove's most important live oak trees. The City of Miami Historic, Environmental, and Preservation Board (HEPB) will consider the appeal at its meeting of Tues., March 2, 2021 at 3 p.m. Read the Village Council's resolution to file the appeal here. Read our letter to the HEPB here. To leave a pre-recorded comment, call 305-250-5343. The agenda item is #8302.

GroveConnect: Re-Imagining Mobility in Coconut Grove, an Action Plan. This report from a working group comprised of representatives of Grove 2030, the Coconut Grove Village Council, and Bike Coconut Grove was published on November 20, 2020. To download a copy, click here.

Village Council Meetings During Covid-19

After cancelling its April and May 2020 meetings because of Covid-19, the Village Council began meeting through Zoom in June. The Council will hold Zoom meetings until it is safe to meet again at City Hall.

To view recent meetings on Zoom recordings click on the links below:

July 2020 (Miami-Dade County District 7 Candidate Forum, meeting starts 5 min. in)
No meeting in August 2020
October 2020 (meeting starts 5 min. in)
November 2020 (meeting starts 3 min. in)
January 2021

The March 2021 meeting will be held via Zoom on Mon., March 15, 2021, at 6 p.m. The Zoom link and agenda will be posted one week beforehand.

OUR MISSION: The Coconut Grove Village Council advocates for and represents the diverse residents and business owners of Coconut Grove, with its focus on safe, naturally beautiful, and sustainable neighborhoods linked to its historic origins while embracing bike-friendly and pedestrian-oriented pathways to a prosperous urban core.

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