Senior Beautification Grant

Senior Beautification Grant

Currently this program is closed with the City of Miami Gardens.

Please follow the link for information on how to apply with Miami-Dade County's Beautification Program.

In an effort to encourage City of Miami Gardens homeowners to upgrade and maintain the aesthetics of their home and community, the City has created the Miami Gardens Beautification Initiative. The goal of the program is to improve curb appeal, assist homeowners with creating outdoor spaces they can enjoy and feel proud of, while fostering community pride.

The program will provide homeowners who are senior citizens with a one-time award in an amount not to exceed $5,000, towards the upkeep of their property’s exterior. This includes the following activities: exterior painting, pressure washing, light landscaping, and repairs to fencing and walkways. 

To qualify for assistance via Miami Gardens Beautification applicant(s) must meet ALL of the following criteria:

    Must be 55 years of age or older

    Applicant(s) must own and occupy subject property within the City limits

    Property must be the applicant/s primary residence and homesteaded

    Applicant(s) must have lived in the primary residence for a minimum of 3 years

    Be current on all existing mortgage(s) and tax assessments

    Have an annual household income, which does not exceed 120% of the Area


Median Income     

Household Size
1 Person
2 People
3 People4 People5 People6 People
120% AMI$75,960.00$86,880.00$97,680.00$180,480.00$117,240.00$125,880.00

 

 Exterior Painting & Pressure Washing

    Applicant must comply with the City of Miami Gardens color pallet when choosing a paint color.


 Aesthetic-Based Landscaping

    Installation of hedges, sod and small plants/flowers

    Planting of shrubs.  


 Concrete Asphalt Restorations 

    Driveway restoration/repairs

    Walkway repairs


  Hardware/Misc. 

    Includes cost related to removal of debris and installation of plant     boxes,     fencing, tree stabilizers, walkway upgrade, etc.

FUNDING SOURCE 

The City of Miami Gardens will utilize funds from various sources including the State Housing Initiative Partnership program (SHIP) and Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) for this beautification project.