Michelle Garcia

Prevention of home burglaries is primary thrust of PPD

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A burglary occurs every 14 seconds somewhere in the United States. In Pinecrest, home and vehicle burglaries are a crime of opportunity. Criminals many times target affluent communities where resident’s possessions are more desirable than in other less affluent areas. Home burglary prevention has been the Pinecrest Police Department’s main ...

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Village parks get lightning alert technology

State-of-the-art lightning-detection technology has been installed in Pinecrest parks to help protect Village residents and park visitors. Under the new lightning detection system, if there is a 97 percent chance of a lightning strike within two miles of the park, a warning horn will sound for 15 seconds. The system ...

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Residents invited to meeting on Stormwater Master Plan

Pinecrest officials have organized a Stormwater Master Plan open house meeting for residents to familiar them with the project’s planning process, the project schedule and its objectives. Residents are encouraged to bring questions as the engineers developing and implementing the plan will be present and available to address questions. The ...

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Pinecrest hosts 4th annual Relay for Life

Pinecrest hosts 4th annual Relay for Life

Cancer never sleeps and neither did Relay for Life participants during Pinecrest’s fourth annual version of the event that lasted from noon Saturday, March 1 until 8 a.m. Sunday, March 2 in Evelyn Greer Park. This year, the neighboring municipalities of Palmetto Bay and Cutler Bay joined Pinecrest to make ...

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