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City ClerkCity Clerk: Walter Foeman
Deputy City Clerk: Billy Urquia
Operational Service Coordinator: Yolande Davis
Operational Service Assistant: Imelys Sansores
Secretary: Susan DaCosta

About Our Office

The City Clerk is one of three constitutional officers appointed by the City Commission and serves as the Corporate Secretary to the Municipal Corporation, the official Secretary to the City Commission, Official Records Custodian, as well as Supervisor of Elections for the City of Coral Gables.

As Corporate Secretary, the City Clerk's Office is the keeper of all original contracts and agreements between the City and third parties, bid openings, request for proposals, recorded restricted covenants, reports, information, letters, memos, etc., and also attends bond validation proceedings on an as-needed basis. As a Secretary to the City Commission, the City Clerk's Office is the keeper of all City Commission minutes, public notices along with support documentation, legislation (i.e. resolutions and ordinances), the subsequent codification of ordinances via the Municipal Code Corporation, board meeting schedules, board minutes along with attendance records, agendas, meeting notices for all City Advisory Boards and Committees. The Election function entails the administration, supervision and certification of Municipal, Retirement Board, Trial Board, and BID Elections, as well as any Charter Amendment, Special Referenda (inducing Bond Elections), and Straw Ballot issues. In furtherance of our Records Management Program, this office sets guidelines and standards for all City Records, incorporates management technologies, and establishes a repository for inactive, archival and vital records. Special projects include collaborative projects and cost sharing approaches for digital archival preservation (i.e. "Talking Book" and Digital Photographic Collection). Direct services include: notarization of City and non-City related documents, customer service regarding public information requests via letters, phone, over the counter and the Internet, (excluding records production pursuant to subpoena decus tecum). The City Clerk's Office has been designated as a Passport Acceptance Facility.


Contact us:
City Clerk’s Office
405 Biltmore Way, First Floor
Coral Gables, FL 33134
Phone: 305-460-5210
Fax: 305-460-5309
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Last updated: 12/18/2014 10:59:40 AM