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Police Department
For off-duty Police services/ staffing and fees, please contact Off-duty office at 305.673.7823.

Fire Department
For off-duty Fire services/ staffing and fees, please contact Jorge Linares, Fire Special Events Coordinator at or call 786.276.2620.

Parking Space Rental
If your event needs to utilize on-street parking you must complete and submit a rental request. Please click here for more information: Parking Space Rental.

Building Department - Building Permits Fees and Temporary Occupant Loads
If you are erecting temporary structure such as Tents; Fencing; Staging; Electrical; Bleachers; Pluming (Restroom(s) / Port-a-lets); Pool Covers; you will require temporary structure permits. In addition, if you are exceeding your permanent occupancy load you may need to apply for a Temporary Occupant Load at Building. Please contact the Building Department for fee schedule please call 305.673.7610 or visit

Sanitation Department - Sand sifter and Dumpster
Alfonso Ritchey 305.673.7616.

Public Works
If you are encroaching or placing any of the following items such as a Crane or any other type heavy machinery on the Public Right of Way or sidewalk, you must obtain a Right of Way permit from the City’s Public Works Department 305.673.7080.

Parks & Recreation
If you are holding an event in a City park or any other grass area and have temporary structures or any other items that may damage the grass; you may have to arrange a pre-event walkthrough to the event site. A Parks Department Supervisor or designee will mark sprinkler lines. In addition a post event walkthrough may be performed to asses any damage to grass or irrigation lines if any. Damages are at the applicant/ producers expense. For public restroom/staffing, contact Carlos DaCruz 305.673.7000 x6287.

Ocean Rescue Division
For off-duty Ocean Rescue/ Lifeguard services/ staffing and fees, please contact 305.673.7714.

Code Compliance
305.673.7555 Main.

Ocean Rescue
305.673.7714 Main.

Finance Department -Licensing
305.673.7420 Main.

Miami-Dade County Beach Operations
305.868.7075 Main.