Miami-Dade County sets up ‘help line’ for residents who need temporary hotel rooms to isolate. Program open to those who test positive — or risk getting exposed in their household — to COVID-19 MIAMI ( July 18, 2020 ) — Miami-Dade County residents who need temporary hotel rooms to isolate during… Read More
The Emergency Rental Assistance Program (ERAP) provides a one-time benefit to assist with one month’s rent to Miami-Dade County low and moderate-income households experiencing financial hardship as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic. To qualify, your household must: Earn no more than 80% of the County Area… Read More
Dear City Residents, In accordance with Miami-Dade County, there is a countywide curfew from 10 p.m. to 6 a.m. until further notice. Do your part to help prevent the spread of COVID-19. Remember that you are safer at home. To report business violations you can contact… Read More
INDEPENDENCE DAY CELEBRATION CANCELED DUE TO COVID-19 PUBLIC HEALTH CONCERNS Sweetwater (Jun 30, 2020) – Mayor Orlando Lopez made a proactive decision to cancel the City of Sweetwater’s Annual Independence Day Celebration in the wake of health and safety concerns due to COVID-19. Unfortunately, coronavirus continues to affect our nation… Read More
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE June 30, 2020 Media Contact Daniela Lara 786-559-1312 NORTHERN SWEETWATER DRAINAGE IMPROVEMENT PROJECTS Sweetwater (June 30, 2020) – The City of Sweetwater Grants Division along with its Engineering Division are joining for the development of a drainage improvement project on the Northern side of… Read More
Make Sweetwater count in the 2020 Census! According to recent data, our City has a response rate of 60.6 percent. Taking the 2020 Census helps build a better future for our community. The census count determines how much money the City gets to support education, healthcare, housing, infrastructure, parks, schools,… Read More
Effective Monday, June 15, 2020, Sweetwater City Hall will reopen for business with certain limitations in effect to control against the spread of coronavirus. 1. Visitors must wear face masks. Visitors without masks will not be permitted inside City Hall. 2. No more than three (3) visitors at a time… Read More
Effective as of Monday, June 8, 2020, the Miami-Dade County Mayor Carlos A. Gimenez has lifted the countywide curfew. Comenzando desde el lunes, 8 de junio del 2020, el alcalde del Condado Miami-Dade Carlos A. Gimenez suspendió el toque de queda en todo el condado.
#UPDATE We have lifted our 8 p.m. to 6 a.m. curfew. We will be following Miami-Dade County’s curfew from 9 p.m. to 6 a.m. #ACTUALIZACIÓN Hemos levantado el toque de queda de nuestra ciudad de 8 p.m. a 6 a.m. Continuáremos siguiendo el toque de queda implementado por el condado… Read More
Dear residents, Effective at 3 p.m., Mayor Orlando Lopez has implemented a curfew in the City of Sweetwater from 8 p.m. until 6 am. in light of the peaceful protest organized on the FIU campus. To read the Declaration of Emergency, please click here.