Commissioner Jose "Pepe" Diaz

District 12 encompasses an area of Western Miami-Dade and includes the City of Doral, a portion of Hialeah, Hialeah Gardens, MedleySweetwater and Virginia Gardens and a large portion of unincorporated Miami-Dade County.
Voters in District 12 first elected José "Pepe" Diaz to the Miami-Dade Board of County Commissioners in September 2002. Commissioner Diaz was reelected in August 2018.

Commissioner Jose Pepe Diaz

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County Services Garbage Pickup

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News & Events

Commissioners Diaz and Gilbert elected as next County Commission Chairman and Vice Chairman

The Miami-Dade County Commission on Nov. 19 unanimously elected Commissioner Jose “Pepe” Diaz as the Commission’s next Chairman, and Oliver G. Gilbert III as the next Vice Chairman. Their two-year term as Chairman and Vice Chairman will begin on Jan. 1, 2021.

New County Mayor, Commissioners sworn into office

The five newly elected members of the Miami-Dade Board of County Commissioners, as well as a reelected commissioner, were installed at a ceremony on Tuesday, Nov. 17 in the Stephen P. Clark Center Commission Chambers. Mayor-elect Daniella Levine Cava was sworn in as Miami-Dade County Mayor at 3:30 p.m. at the Adrienne Arsht Center.

COVID-19 Relief programs for Veterans

On July 16, 2020, Commissioner Diaz and the Miami-Dade Board of County Commissioners unanimously approved a total of $20 million in federal CARES Act funding to develop programs to assist veterans and active military with housing, basic needs assistance and small business grants.

Veterans small business owners can now apply for grant under new COVID-19 relief program spearheaded by Commissioner Diaz

Veterans and active duty military personnel with small businesses can now apply for up to $25,000 in grant money to help them weather the COVID-19 crisis under a new program established by legislation sponsored by Miami-Dade County Commissioner Jose “Pepe” Diaz.

Miami-Dade County monitoring COVID-19

Miami-Dade County officials continue to work with local, state and federal agencies in monitoring COVID-19, part of the coronavirus family. Follow all County updates.

Dolphin Station Park and Ride Transit Facility

Coming this fall, the Dolphin Station Park and Ride Transit Terminal Facility located at 11897 NW 12th Street, will accommodate a new Bus Rapid Transit along the Dolphin Expressway connecting to Downtown, along with several other local bus routes, and the potential for growth to include rail.
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