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Miami-Dade Tourist Development Council solicits nominations to fill board vacancies

Submission deadline EXTENDED Monday, April 15, 2021 at 4:00 p.m.

The Miami-Dade Tourist Development Council is soliciting nominations to fill vacancies on the board. Individuals meeting the qualifications and interested in the volunteer advisory board should submit a cover letter and resume via email to the Miami-Dade County Department of Cultural Affairs, attention Nikenna Benjamin, by Monday, April 15, 2021 at 4:00 p.m.

American Rescue Plan Webinar THURSDAY 3/18 - News to Use

Arts Action Fund Webinar: American Rescue Plan Act of 2021

Thursday, March 18, 2021 at 3:00 PM

Learn details of arts funding opportunities in the newly enacted American Rescue Plan Act of 2021. The webinar will be hosted by Americans for the Arts Chief Counsel and Arts Action Fund Executive Director Nina Ozlu Tunceli with several guest speakers. We will be reserving 45 minutes for Q&A. Submit your questions in advance here.

Please Participate: Next Week’s County Budget Meetings

Dear Colleagues,

Miami-Dade County Mayor Daniella Levine Cava is holding public meetings by Zoom next week for feedback on setting priorities for FY 2021-2022 budget.

It is important that the arts community is represented and heard. Please join one of this year's virtual public budget meetings and make sure your voice is heard in #OurCounty's budget priorities!

2021-2022 Virtual County Budget Meetings

Monday, February 22 at 6 pm

Tuesday, February 23 at 6 pm

Wednesday, February 24 at 6 pm

Deadlines for the 2021-2022 Spring Cycle Announced

The Miami-Dade County Department of Cultural Affairs has released guidelines and deadline schedules for the 2021-2022 spring cycle of arts and cultural grants programs available to Miami-Dade County based non-profit cultural groups. Guidelines containing information regarding eligibility requirements, funding requests and program criteria can be downloaded at  by clicking GRANTS / GRANTS FOR ORGANIZATIONS.

Miami-Dade County Wins Court Appeal

On December 23, 2020, the Third District Court of Appeals approved the County’s Coconut Grove Playhouse appeal. The Court agreed with the County’s argument that the City of Miami Mayor Francis Suarez’s veto of the County’s historic preservation certificate of appropriateness was a quasi-judicial act and that therefore the lower court wrongly found that it lacked jurisdiction to hear the case on the merits.


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