Dec 302012

Miami-Dade County residents can replace older-model toilets with High-Efficiency models.

Single-family residential property owners or tenants, as well as multi-family property owners, may receive a $50 rebate with the purchase and installation of a WaterSense-certified High-Efficiency toilet.

The residential property must have been built prior to 1996. To quality for the rebate, you must submit the appropriate application form, the original purchase receipt and packaging information from the manufacturer showing that the toilet is WaterSense-certified. For more information visit

Nov 292012

The third chance this year for Miami-Dade County residents to adopt two trees will take place on Saturday, December 1.

Mango trees only will be available at the following event, on a first-come, first-served basis.
Saturday, Dec. 1, 9 a.m. – noon at Gold Coast Railroad Museum.

Miami-Dade single-family or duplex homeowners are eligible to receive 2 free trees per year, even if they have adopted trees in past years.

At the event, residents can exchange their old showerheads and standard light bulbs for high-efficiency showerheads and compact fluorescent light bulbs.

For more information, email or call (305) 372-6784.

Gold Coast Railroad Museum 12450 SW 152nd St., Miami (enter at Zoo Miami), 33177