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Posted on: December 20, 2022

Councilwoman Bailey Thanks Chief Centeno and Fire Station 16 for Community Safety Donation

Fire Station 16 and Councilwoman Bailey pose after receiving award

Florida has one of the highest rates of unintentional drownings among children in the United States, a statistic that Councilwoman Jenifer N. Bailey is working to change with the help of Firefighter Chief Ricardo Centeno and Fire Station 16.  At ...

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City of Homestead News
Posted on: October 19, 2022

Councilwoman Bailey Recognizes Homestead Elks Lodge 81st Anniversary

Man speaking to microphone accepting Proclamation

At the September 2022 Special Council Presentation Ceremony, Councilwoman Jenifer Bailey presented a proclamation to the Homestead Elks Lodge #1078 to celebrate their 81st Anniversary. The Elks Lodge is an international organization that has chapters all ...

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City of Homestead News
Posted on: October 14, 2022

Councilwoman Bailey’s Artist in the Spotlight Features Talented Artists from Art in the Park

Woman speaking into microphone for presentation

Arts and cultural activity is an essential dimension of communities and community building processes. It depends heavily on having an effective system of support and Councilwoman Jenifer Bailey wants to ensure that artists in the community are supported t...

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City of Homestead News
Posted on: October 7, 2022

City of Homestead Approves Donation to Hurricane Ian Relief Efforts, Encourages Residents to Donate

Donate today Graphic Hurricane Ian

At the Wednesday, October 5th, 2022  Special Call meeting Mayor and Council approved for the City of Homestead to donate $10,000 towards Hurricane Ian relief efforts.

If residents would like to donate to those affected by Hurricane Ian, the City o...

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City of Homestead News
Posted on: September 14, 2022

Councilwoman Bailey’s Artist in the Spotlight Looking for Local Artists

Artist in the spotlight graphic

Homestead’s Councilwoman Jenifer Bailey is looking for local artists to participate in the Artist in the Spotlight program.  Participating artists will be able to display their artwork in the Seminole Theatre lobby for a period of two m...

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City of Homestead News
Posted on: September 6, 2022

Councilwoman Bailey Awards Scholarship to Local Art Organizations

Bailey Presenting Award

At the July Special Council Presentation Ceremony, Councilwoman Jenifer Bailey awarded four local organizations a scholarship to help them advance and thrive in the community. The recipients were Prodigy Dance Studio, Build Your Own Legacy, Homestead High...

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City of Homestead News
Posted on: June 17, 2022

Councilwoman Bailey Recognizes local Homestead Students for their Triumph at Disney’s Magic Bake Off

Councilwoman Bailey with Boys that Bake Recipients

At the Special Council Presentation Ceremony, Councilwoman Jenifer Bailey recognized Homestead students Aaron and Michael Berry for winning Disney’s Magic Bake off with certificates of recognition. This televised competition consists of three te...

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City of Homestead News
Posted on: June 15, 2022

Councilwoman Bailey’s Artist in the Spotlight Features Students from Advanced Achievers Academy

Councilwoman with Artist in the Spotlight Recipients

Teaching arts at a young age has been proven to help not only in building academic skills and boosting academic performance, but also helps engage and empower young people. This was the inspiration behind Councilwoman Bailey’s selection of the student art...

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City of Homestead News
Posted on: May 17, 2022

Councilwoman Bailey Presents Proclamation to Declare April 2022 as Fair Housing Month

Councilwoman Bailey presenting Fair housing proclamation

At the April Special Council Presentation Ceremony, Councilwoman Jenifer Bailey presented a proclamation to celebrate the 54th anniversary of the passage of the Fair Housing Act and declare April 2022 as Fair Housing Month. This act established a national...

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City of Homestead News
Posted on: May 16, 2022

Councilwoman Bailey Recognizes Homestead Senior High Band for Excellence at Statewide Competition

Councilwoman Bailey Presenting Award to Students

At the  Special Council Presentation Ceremony, Councilwoman Jenifer Bailey recognized the Homestead Senior High School Band for displaying extraordinary excellence at statewide competition. They attended the Florida Bandmasters Association Solo &...

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City of Homestead News
Posted on: March 31, 2022

Councilwoman Bailey’s Honors the Life and Legacy of Local Homestead Educator

Councilwoman Bailey Reading Proclamation

At the March Special Council Presentation, Councilwoman Jenifer Bailey honored the life and legacy of Homestead resident Mr. Everett E. Sewer. Mr. Sewer was an educator at the West Homestead K-8 Center for over 30 years. He led the 5,000 Role Models mento...

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City of Homestead News
Posted on: May 7, 2021

Inside Homestead Interviews Councilwoman Jenifer N. Bailey

Inside Homestead

Councilwoman Jenifer N. Bailey sat down with Inside Homestead to discuss COVID-19, plans for the future, and arts in Homestead.  Watch now to find out more!

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Posted on: January 31, 2022

Councilwoman Bailey’s Artist in the Spotlight Kicks Off for 2022

Artists standing with artwork for Artist in the Spotlight January

Life in South Florida offers unique subject matter for artistic pursuits, like the endless sunshine, beautiful beaches, and charismatic wildlife. This was the inspiration for Councilwoman Jenifer N. Bailey’s selection of Homestead Center for the Arts as h...

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City of Homestead News