“Creating a better future for both business and residents.”
The Council often partners with community leaders, county and local municipality leaders, and other economic development groups to educate, provide resources, and assist our business community. The Council is often recognized for its efforts. In addition to assisting the business community, the Council organizes and participates in community clean-ups and fundraisers. The Council is creating a better future for both business and residents.
List of Accomplishments
Economic Development Council has assisted these businesses find a suitable and economically profitable location in South Miami-Dade:
- Mercedes of Cutler Bay
- Choice One Companies
- Busy Bee Car Wash
- Buffalo Wild Wings
- Precision Response Corporation (PRC)
- Maroone Nissan of Kendall
In 1992, after Hurricane Andrew destroyed numerous areas within South Florida, the Economic Development Council was influential in rebuilding South Miami-Dade. The Council is proud to have:
- Helped retain Cutler Ridge Mall, which is now known as Southland Mall.
- Spearheaded the approval for what is now Shoma Homes development.
- Influenced the formation of Palmetto Bay and Cutler Bay.
The Economic Development Council’s Local Community Impact
Assisted and provided advisory service with the Enterprise Zone process for the location and construction of the Point Building, soon to be the new home of Isaac Roofing and Forno 52, an Italian Bistro.
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