To provide the City with creative and innovative guidance for the effective implementation of land use development, planning, transportation, housing, and environmental policies, plans and programs. The intent is to maintain the City as a safe, vital and attractive community and enhance the high quality of life, health, safety, and welfare within the residential and business communities in association with the preservation of the historical heritage.
To provide governmental services and physical infrastructure which will enhance our citizens pride in their community and which will assist the City of Coral Gables to become a visionary Global City.
To provide technical expertise and representation to City staff, regulators and publicly oriented organization in order to facilitate public policy decision and actions that enhance and protect the interests and well being of the City and the region.
To provide cost effective services that efficiently utilize City resources.
To provide adequate training to personnel for personal and professional development and assist in motivation and retention of a competent and cohesive work force that delivers effective and efficient services.
To provide the public guidance and assistance that promotes responsible decision making and public awareness of City policies, programs and services related to land use, real property development, transportation and environmental protection.