Short Term Rentals

This is just an FYI for owners who rent. Florida is getting tougher on short-term rentals as evidenced by this action from Miami-Dade. http://www.miamiherald.com/news/business/article179398156.html Owners who rent short-term should be aware that they need to comply with City ordinances regarding rentals and also abide by the Rules and Regulations of the MBYCC Association with regard to rentals. We have had a number of recent violations and will enforce the regulatory documents of the Association with all tools available....

Neighborhood Watch Meeting

There will be a Neighborhood Watch presentation in the MBYCC clubhouse on November 29 at 7 pm.  The meeting is open to everyone at the Yacht Club.   Deputy Obrien and our 2 Community Service Officers will be presenting a personal and property safety discussion and will entertain any and all questions.  This is a great opportunity to meet and talk to our local Officers.   We will post a notice on the bulletin board...

Hurricane Irma Disaster Relief Info

Following is information related to the recent disaster Hurricane Irma to be used by anyone who rents or owns their property or who receives food stamps. Duke Energy suspends late payment charges, estimated bills and disconnections during Florida storm restoration. If you lost power for more than 2 days and lost food, you may be reimbursed for that loss.  Call Duke Energy at 1-855-398-2370 Citizens who experienced any damage to their property as a result of Hurricane Irma can apply for federal assistance through FEMA by visiting www.DisasterAssistance.gov To apply by phone, call the number 1-800-621-3362 (TTY 1-800-462-7585 for speech- or hearing-impaired). Those considering hiring contractors to repair damages are advised to always verify that the contractor is licensed.  Previous phone #800-621-3364 is INVALID. Operation Blue Roof.   The recent hurricanes have left many homeowners with damaged roofs. Repairs to these roofs can take time. In order to mitigate additional damage that could result from rain, homeowners can have plastic sheeting installed over the damaged area by U.S. Army Corps of Engineers contractors, in a program provided by the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA).     The toll-free BLUE ROOF hotline number is 1-888-ROOF-BLU or 1-888-766-3258. For this information in Spanish, call 1-800-403-0573. Crisis Cleanup empowers relief organizations to instantly coordinate response efforts in real time, redirecting thousands of volunteers from to waiting lines to survivors’ basements. Crisis Cleanup was developed by and for field volunteers, team leaders, canvassers, and the people who work one-on-one with survivors whose homes have been affected by flood, tornadoes, earthquakes, wind, fire, or other disaster. Crisis Cleanup can respond to a new disaster the same day, permitting...

All power is on

Just a new week update. We have full power at the Yacht Club now and the staff worked through the weekend to get things back in order. We will be focusing on cleaning up the landscape this week, and also making further assessments on any damages, especially the gutters and downspouts and the main gate. Please feel free to notify the office of any possible damages you...