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Miami Beach Rising Above
1700 Convention Center Drive
Miami Beach, Florida 33139
Phone: 305.673.7010

Your Business

Your Business

We encourage all businesses to strive to be as environmentally friendly as possible. Simple steps like implementing a recycling program or switching from disposable to reusable plastics can provide many benefits to the environment. These benefits can include waste reduction, energy conservation, water conservation, pollution prevention, and improved indoor air quality.

Recycling &
Waste Reduction

Styrofoam Ban

Flood Insurance

EnvironmentalPermitting

Environmental permits are required to be in compliance with the environmental regulations set by the agencies in the U.S. and must be obtained before construction begins.

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Environmental Regulations

In order to protect, preserve, and manage Florida’s valuable environmental resources, regulations are set by the federal, state, county, and city governments

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SustainableHospitality Council

The Greater Miami and the Beaches Hotel Association’s Sustainable Hospitality Council was created to advance the awareness and adoption of sustainable practices by providing guidance, expertise and resources to Association members.

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Green Businesses

There are many businesses options that can provide your green business with a certification to highlight your sustainable practices.

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Resiliency
Strategy

Read the city’s action plan that outlines projects and initiatives specifically tailored to Miami Beach’s strengths and vulnerabilities.

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Bloomberg
Challenge

Miami Beach has been selected as a Champion City in the 2018 Bloomberg Mayor's Challenge.

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FEMA Flood
Zone Map

93% of Miami Beach is considered to be in a flood risk area. Find out where your property stands.

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Elevation
Calculator

This GIS-based tool translates technical terms and measurements for the street elevation portion of infrastructure improvements.

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Urban Land
Institute

Learn about ULI's independent report on the city's ongoing resiliency efforts and stormwater management program.