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Meet Assistant City Manager Eduardo Santamaria

Coral Gables, The City Beautiful

Ed Santamaria

Eduardo “Ed” Santamaria
Assistant City Manager for
Operations and Infrastructure


Mailing address: 
405 Biltmore Way
Coral Gables, FL 33134

Eduardo Santamaria, P.E. was appointed as Assistant City Manager of Coral Gables in November 2018. In this role, Santamaria has direct oversight for the departments of Public Works, Development Services, Parking, Economic Development, Community Recreation, Information Technology, and Historical Resources and Cultural Arts.

Prior to this role, Santamaria served as the Director of Public Works beginning in 2016. Before joining Coral Gables, he served as Director of Public Works for the City of Miami with oversight for an $80 million budget. He has held positions of increasing responsibility throughout his more than 25-year career in the public sector.  

Santamaria is a graduate of Florida International University where he received a Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering. He is a registered State of Florida Professional Engineer, a State of Florida Certified General Contractor, a certified LEED AP, and a Certified ENVSP.