Countywide studies addressing specific issues relating to land use, public services, environmental, and related planning issues, and preparation of "functional" plans addressing such issues are conducted by the Long Range Planning Unit.
Large Area Studies
Includes studies and maps that feature:
- An Agriculture & Rural Area study
- Vacant land and conservation maps
- The Rock Mining Overlap Map
Small Area Studies and Plans
Miami-Dade County's small area studies seek to develop the community's vision for its growth and future development
Read studies produced of key business and industrial corridors in Miami-Dade County.
Agriculture and Rural Area Study
The Study Area includes all land that is: (1.) planned for Agricultural use in Miami-Dade County’s Comprehensive Development Land Use Plan; (2.) zoned AU (Agricultural Use); (3.) has an agricultural property tax exemption, or is; (4.) currently in agricultural use.
Urban Design Manual
The Urban Design Manual provides criteria to be used by designers, developers and County staff, all of whom are responsible for aspects of physical development in the County.
GreenPrint: Our Design for a Sustainable Future addresses Miami-Dade County's plan to reduce greenhouse gas emissions, address climate change and promote a sustainable way of living.
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