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Adopt-a-Tree season kicks off on Sunday, June 4, at Miami-Dade College North Campus - Building #9, from 9 a.m. to noon.

old black and white phot of kids in a library

Join the Miami-Dade County Office of Historic Preservation, the Miami-Dade Public Library System, and HistoryMiami Museum for a fun, interactive day of activities to help preserve our county’s history.

The ordinance has specific rules for when, how much and where you can fertilize, how grass clippings and vegetative matter are to be handled, and what training is required for your business.

Mayor Levine Cava presenting with the OOR

Join the Office of Resilience for an online meeting series on the progress being made toward the goals of the Climate Action Strategy.

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To enable sustainable economic growth through smart regulatory strategies and business expansion efforts.

Our responsibilities include:

  • Enforcement of building codes and zoning regulations. Issuing of contractor licenses and approvals of construction materials and products. Protection of environmental and historic resources
  • Review of land development and construction permit applications for compliance with applicable building, zoning, environmental and public works codes, and with the County's Comprehensive Development Master Plan
  • Promotion of fair competition through consumer protection efforts (licensing, enforcement and mediation), and consumer education efforts focused on youth and families
  • Development and implementation of economic development strategies for the County overall as well as sector-specific initiatives in the agricultural, entertainment and trade industries
  • Economic research, land use planning and resilience initiatives to enable sound economic development and policies