Miami-Dade Health Department


Health Officials Test Kids Who Played At Toxic Miami Park

Testing is underway on parents and children who have played in and around Olinda Park after toxic levels of chemicals were found in the soil.


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Miami-Dade Given $14.7M Grant For Health, Human Services

Miami-Dade County is in a better place when it comes to health. The county was rewarded a $14.7 million grant from the federal government which will help improve health practices and promote wellness.


Public Works crews work to repair a sewer main break at Harding Avenue and 71st Street on Miami Beach.  (Source: CBS4)

Waters Off Miami Beach Now Safe After Sewer Main Break

County officials have now deemed a stretch of Biscayne Bay near North Bay Village safe for swimmers and boaters after last week’s massive sewer main break.


Hobie Beach

Swim Advisory Still In Place At Causeway’s Hobie Beach

Swimming still a no-go at Hobie Beach five days after water samples deemed it unsafe.



Is Miami Beach Home To One Of The Nation’s Dirtiest Hotels?

This week, the world’s largest travel website,, announced the ten dirtiest hotels in America and one South Florida hotel made TripAdvisor’s list.



South Florida Company Battling Bed Bugs

As the battle against bed bugs plays out nationwide, a South Florida company is doing something to help out homeowners struggling with the pesky critters.