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Dr. Ralph Rosado, Affiliate Fellow at the Metropolitan Center, to receive planning award


The American Planning Association (APA) Florida Executive Committee and the 2015 Awards Committee selected the Neighbors Unit to Create Coral Villas Park for an APA Florida Award of Merit in the Grassroots Initiatives category.

The Metropolitan Center is a Platinum Sponsor of the 2015 APA Florida Conference


The annual conference of the American Planning Association, Florida chapter, will be held from September 8-11, 2015, in Hollywood, FL.

The Metro Newsletter


The official newsletter of the Metropolitan Center, The Metro, is now available. The first issue of 2015 is filled with events, projects, and training programs from the past year. Take a look at what we've been up to!

Upcoming Events

Local Economic Development Tools and Techniques

08/26/2015 08:00 AM

Local Economic Development Course (LED) focuses on the fundamental concepts, tools and skills needed to be successful in today’s economic and business environment. The LED Course will provide the participant with comprehensive understanding of the key planning and management competencies required to be a successful economic development official.

Grant Writing Series

09/01/2015 08:00 AM

The Metropolitan Center is offering grants writing training and certification.

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Miami, FL 33131
Tel: 305-779-7879
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1930 SW 145th Avenue
Miramar, FL 33027
Tel: 954-438-8603
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