Miami Shores, Florida Print
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Lead Agency: Village of Miami Shores Planning and Zoning Board
Action Plan Download
Miami Shores developed its action plan by recognizing the need to support an aging population and to create a better quality of life for older people and caregivers in their community. Miami Shores will work to modify several community policies, programs and services that are aimed at improving the quality of lives of older adults, create social programs that provide assistance and resources to older adults, and build a safer and more walkable and transit-oriented community.
Action Plan Highlights
Outdoor SpacesEnsure accessible modifications to outdoor spaces by promoting accessible seating in parks where residents can easily sit, enjoy and experience nature.
Social ParticipationEngage older adults to participate more in community social activities by promoting arts, recreation, leisure and educational activities.
Respect and InclusionDevelop a plan to increase intergenerational activities by enhancing funding to expand programs and services that engage and empower older adults.