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Hurricane Irma Recovery

As we continue our recovery and cleanup efforts, please visit the Recovery website for the latest information on service updates in Miami-Dade County.

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

Second Proposed Budget hearing taking place Sept. 28

September 20, 2017 — Management and Budget

The public hearing will take place at 5:01 p.m. in the Stephen P. Clark Center commission chambers.

Tomorrow is Election Day

September 25, 2017 — Elections

Precincts will be open tomorrow morning at 7 a.m. awaiting voters for the State Senate District 40 and State Representative 116 Special Primary Election.

Revised - Learn more about the proposed waste fee increase

September 18, 2017 — Solid Waste Management

County Commissioners will consider a proposed $25 fee increase for residential solid waste customers at a public hearing at 2:00 p.m. Sept. 19.

Nominate an outstanding woman for In the Company of Women Awards

September 18, 2017 — Parks, Recreation and Open Spaces

Celebrate the 30th anniversary of the In the Company of Women awards by nominating an outstanding woman leader, now through Oct. 20.