The new Zoning Verification Letter (ZVL) application allows constituents to apply and pay for their Zoning Verification online and receive electronic copies of the letter. Applicants can submit back-up documentation using email. The new online process expedites and improves the processing time for ZVL's.
The Planning and Zoning Department in collaboration with the Wynwood Business Improvement District (BID), has assessed a proposal to establish the City of Miami's first Neighborhood Revitalization District (NRD) within the Wynwood Arts District.
City Commission Public
Hearing Thursday, September 25, 2015
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Miami 21 represents the “Miami of the 21st
Century” and entails a holistic approach to land use
and urban planning. It provides a clear vision for the
City that is supported by specific guidelines and
regulations so that future generations can reap the
benefits of well-balanced neighborhoods and rich
quality of life.
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The Hearing Boards Section processes applications, petitions, advertisings, signs of posting, notifications to property owners, open violation cases and liens, and schedules public hearings to be held by the Planning and Zoning portion of the City Commission, the Planning, Zoning and Appeals Board (PZAB), the Code Enforcement Board, the Ticketing Appellate Board, the Nuisance Abatement Board, and the Waterfront Advisory Board. Learn more
The Zoning Section of the Planning & Zoning Department provides policy guidance for the
future development of the City of Miami by interpreting and administering the Zoning Ordinance and
other City, County, State, and Federal regulations pertaining to the land development regulations for
the construction of buildings in the review of building plans.
About Planning and ZoningThe Planning & Zoning Department provides policy guidance for future development of the City of Miami by preparing neighborhood plans; administering, interpreting, and preparing amendments to the Zoning Ordinance and the Miami Comprehensive Neighborhood Plan; preparing recommendations to and administering the Zoning Board, Planning Advisory Board, Historic and Environmental Preservation Board, and other hearing boards; and collecting and analyzing demographic, physical, social, and economic data on the City of Miami.
Zoning Hours of Operations
Please note Zoning's customer service hours are:
Monday and Friday: 8:00 am - 2:30 pm Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday: 9:00 am - 2:30 pm
A DERM representative is also available on site on Monday, Wednesday, and Friday from 8:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. The DERM representative will be able to process Certificate of Use applications and answer minor/preliminary questions from customers.