Belle Isle

Area: Belle Isle, Miami Beach, FL 33139

Contact: Scott Diffenderfer ; ; 305.458.3334

Membership Requirements: Resident of Belle Isle

Meeting Schedule/Calendar: Board meets approximately 6 times per year. General Membership Meetings are called as needed at a minimum of once a year.

Mission of Association: The Belle Isle Residents Association is a voice for residents interested in preserving and improving the quality of life on Belle Isle. The Association is concerned with safety, security, traffic control, ease of parking, noise control, park beautification, cleanliness, open spaces, planning, development, licensing, permitting, and all issues that may affect the residents and their quality of life on Belle Isle.

Summary of Accomplishments: Established in December, 2004. Residents Voted for a Board of Directors and adopted By Laws.  The Belle Isle Residents Association was incorporated in January, 2008.  Association provides residents with a forum for airing concerns while fostering a sense of community. Worked with the City of Miami Beach to develop and implement a Residential Parking Program.

Established an information and communication web site:

Association has established communication with the City of Miami Beach CIP Department regarding Renovation of Belle Isle Park, sidewalks, streets and pumping station, Public Works Department regarding renovation of Collins Canal and Miami Dade Public Works Dept. regarding traffic and safety issues.