Janet considers herself a south Florida native, having moved to Miami in middle school from California. She studied political science at the University of Florida with an additional concentration in Spanish and Latin American Studies. Janet also studied at the Universidad Autónoma de Guadalajara, México to further her Spanish language studies. She is fluent Spanish, and is c... Read More
The south Gables boundary is cordoned between SW 57 Avenue east to SW 42 Avenue (LeJeune Road) and south to SW 136 Street and north to US1. (S Dixie Highway).
The verdant fabric of the neighborhoods embraces parks and golf courses, including Deering Bay Yacht and Country Club and Fairchild Botanic Gardens. The south Gables meanders along the blue waters of Biscayne Bay and offers several gated waterfront communities with access to the bay and Atlantic Ocean such as Gables Estates, Gables-by-the-Sea, Cocoplum and Journey’s End. Old Cutler Road curves and twists with its historic banyan trees, offering shade lined bike paths, jogging trails and picnic areas. Jaycee Park offers fenced green spaces with basketball and tennis courts, picnic tables and a playground for preschool and school age children.
Within a short distance from the south Gables, you can enjoy theater, museums and restaurants in the central commercial district. Schools in The City of Coral Gables offer excellent choices for your student, including a selection of international programs.
There are three easy ways to get around The City of Coral Gables no matter where you are:
*The courtesy Coral Gables Trolley system connects downtown Coral Gables to the Miami- Dade transit including metrorail and metrobus.
*Free local transit through the central business district in freebee’s on-demand electric vehicles * A centralized valet program makes it easy to drop off your car at a valet stand and pick it up later at another valet location.
“The City Beautiful” makes frequenting gallery nights, live theater, movies, and restaurants easy and comfortable.
Enjoy seasonal farmers market, holiday celebrations with fireworks, restaurant week and art festivals – The City of Coral Gables is the place to live and play! We’ve provided several links for you to be able to peruse what our City offers:
33143 – South Gables, Waterfront
33143 – South Gables, Dry Lot
33156 – South Gables, Waterfront
33146 – South Gables, Dry Lot
Houses of Worship
Restaurants (Here is just a sampling, there are many, many, more)