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Call Code Enforcement Hotline to report environmental crimes

Call Code Enforcement Hotline to report environmental crimes

Call Code Enforcement Hotline to report environmental crimesIf you have a complaint regarding illicit discharges and illegal dumping on city streets or waterways, call the City of Coral Gables Code Enforcement Hotline at 305- 441-5777.

The City of Coral Gables Code Enforcement Division is responsible for addressing all illicit discharges and illegal dumping issues that occur within city limits. It is important to report liquid waste discharges or spills into drains, waterways or onto the open ground.

Active citizens can help protect the environment by reporting spills of pesticides, sewage overflows from any source, smoke or dust emissions from any facility, any severe odor or vapor that affects the eyes and breathing, or any turbid water in the waterways, canals, or Biscayne Bay.

Residents or businesses are encouraged to document any illicit discharge or illegal dumping incidents, note the description of the person/vehicle, any vehicle markings or license tag number, and contact the city’s Code Enforcement Hotline.

The City of Coral Gables Code Enforcement Hotline operates from 7:30 a.m. to 7 p.m. on Monday through Friday and from 7:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Saturdays and Sundays. If an incident occurs outside of these hours, contact the Police Department Non-Emergency Number at 305-442-1600 or Miami-Dade County by calling 3-1-1.