About Us

Our Mission

Committed to facilitating and safeguarding the public hearing process for City of Miami departments and residents.


Hearing Boards is a Division within the Planning department. Hearing Boards processes applications, petitions, advertisings, signs of posting, notifications to property owners and neighborhood associations, open violation cases and liens, and schedules public hearings and meetings to be held by the Planning and Zoning portion of the City Commission, the Planning, Zoning and Appeals Board, the Code Enforcement Board, the Ticketing Appellate hearings, the Nuisance Abatement Board and the Arts in Public Places Board. Hearing Boards also assists with other boards such as the Waterfront Advisory Board. Staff keep all records, cases and documents pertaining to orders, resolutions and motions issued by the aforementioned boards in accordance with State of Florida retention requirements. Staff also process the recording of liens and issues releases of liens related to code enforcement, ticketing and lot clearing. Staff is also responsible for the scheduling of all meetings at Miami City Hall, Commission Chambers and Staff Room.

Contact Us

City of Miami Hearing Boards
Miami Riverside Center (MRC)
444 Southwest 2nd Avenue, 3rd Floor
Miami, Florida 33130

Main Number: 305.416.2030

Hours of Operation

Monday through Friday, except holidays
8:00 AM - 11:30 AM: Available to walk-in visitors
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM: Available by appointment and for appeals