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Fax: 305-460-5261
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405 Biltmore Way
Coral Gables,

Development Review Committee

  1. The Development Review Committee (DRC) meets on the Friday before the last Friday of the month, and is an administrative and technical committee that provides input on technical issues raised by a development project for consistency with policies established by the City Commission, specifically the Zoning Code and the City Code. The DRC is composed of representatives from the following disciplines: Planning and Zoning, Building, Fire, Police, Public Services, Historical Resources, Parking, Public Works, and other departments as determined by the City Manager. The Chairperson is designated by the Development Services Director. Although the Committee meetings are open to the public, no decision is made at the meeting and public comment is not intended to be solicited. (Sec. 2-803 Zoning Code)

    What's New   

    1. Due to COVID-19 recommendations, all DRC meetings are held on Zoom at In addition, a dedicated phone line will be available so that any individual may listen to the meeting by dialing: (305) 461-6769, Meeting ID: 910 4240 1311.
    2. The public may comment on an agenda item using the City’s e-comment function once the DRC meeting’s agenda is published at:
    3. The public may also send an email to The public comment period for any e-comments or emails shall conclude by the close-of-business the day prior to the DRC meeting. 
    4. Comments given by the DRC Staff members are publicly available after each monthly meeting under “Reviews” when viewing the DRC plan on EnerGov at:

    Effective September 23rd, 2014 the City of Coral Gables now requires a tree survey and tree protection plan when applying for an application for Development Review Committee.

    Meeting Schedule

    Click here for Agendas and submittals.


Beginning September 1st:

To better serve our Coral Gables Building Department we are implementing a new and improved permitting software that will help facilitate permit submittals and reviews. This will provide a user friendly customer experience along with an improved look! We thank you for your patience and understanding. We look forward to providing a more streamlined approach and improved experience. 

****Important information regarding COVID-19****

 COVID-19 and construction site guidelines.

You may also schedule your inspections online through our website.

Building Division/ BOA- 405 Biltmore Way 3rd Floor - Hours 7:30am-2:30pm

Microfilm- 405 Biltmore Way (Mezzanine) Hours

  •                Monday and Friday 7:30am-12:00pm
  •                Tuesday/Wednesday/Thursday -7:30am-3:30pm