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Top Services

Topics of Interest

Animals & Pets

Helping pets find a forever home. Caring for animals that have been lost, mistreated or abandoned. Where to get a license for your pet or for going fishing.

Building & Construction

Reviewing building plans for code compliance. Getting a permit. Scheduling an inspection. Getting a contractor’s license. Approval of building construction products. Applying for a zoning change.

Government & Legislation

Register to vote and participate in upcoming elections. Your elected officials represent your interests to set priorities and pass legislation to protect our quality of life. They approve the annual budget which funds our public services and capital improvements.

Home & Neighborhood

Neighborhood services range from water to waste. Code enforcement helps maintain our quality of life. Land development planning promotes social, civic and physical activity by design.

Jobs & Internships

Miami-Dade County is a rewarding place to work, with great benefits and a stimulating work environment. Learn about how to apply for a County job, the hiring process, internships and much more!

Public Safety

Reducing crime by providing essential police and correctional services. Effectively intervening with arrested youth. Fire and rescue services for emergencies. Disaster planning, response, and recovery.

Housing & Social Services

From health services for the uninsured to affordable housing for first time homebuyers, we’re ready to lend a hand when you need one. Our wide range of services help residents with their special needs.

Transportation & Travel

Building and maintaining roadways, bridges, sidewalks and bikeways. Providing public transit options like bus, rail and special transportation services. Regulating passenger transport businesses. Providing international gateways through our airport and seaport.

Parks & Recreation

Great spaces like parks, libraries, beaches, marinas and museums. From after school programs to performing arts, our programming provides world-class cultural opportunities.

News & Events

Public meetings, social media sessions on FY 2017-18 Proposed Budget

August 14, 2017 — Management and Budget

Eight Proposed Budget public meetings will take place across Miami-Dade County on Aug. 22 and Aug. 24, as well as two social media sessions on Aug. 23.

Don't miss out on the partial solar eclipse activities and viewings

August 14, 2017 — Communications Department

Join us for one of the many special eclipse-related activities and viewings the County has to offer.

Support Zoo Miami's outreach programs and wildlife conservation mission

August 16, 2017 — Parks, Recreation and Open Spaces

You are encouraged to support Zoo Miami with outreach programs for local schools and to further its wildlife conservation mission on Aug. 31.

Clear the Shelters is back this Saturday

August 17, 2017 — Animal Services

Join us Saturday, August 19, in this nationwide effort to give every shelter pet a loving home.