City of miami

  • Arts & Culture:

    Miami is home to many entertainment venues, theaters, museums, parks and performing arts centers. The newest addition to the Miami arts scene is the Adrienne Arsht Center for the Performing Arts, the second-largest performing arts center in the United States after the Lincoln Center in New York City, and is the home of the Florida Grand Opera.
  • Downtown Living:

    Downtown Miami pulsates with activity as commercial, cultural and leisure pursuits come together in the fastest growing area in Miami. The Brickell Area is a metropolitan residential community of tall buildings, hips bars and restaurants and an internationally diverse group of residents. Downtown Miami department stores and emporiums offer big city shopping with a cosmopolitan flair, while the area's diversity inspires dining delights in a variety of culinary styles. And of course, there are the amazing views from everywhere in Downtown.

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  • Business:

    Miami-Dade county offers excellent opportunities for new and expanding businesses. Areas within Miami-Dade have been designated as having economic development priority. Companies interested in relocating or expanding in Miami-Dade County have attractive local and state tax incentive programs available to them depending on these priority areas.
  • Resources:

    The Department of Regulatory and Economic Resources provides information for businesses in general:
    www.miamidade.gov/business
    The Beacon Council is Miami-Dade County's Official Economic Development Organization.
    www.beaconcouncil.com/web/
    Florida SBDC Network: Provides assistance and advice to new business owners and maintains a large reference library.
    floridasbdc.org
    Florida Guide Licenses & Permits: Links to state resources for obtaining licenses and permits.
    www.myflorida.com/taxonomy/business/starting%20a%20business%20in%20florida/
    Enterprise Florida: Florida's official economic development organization.
    www.enterpriseflorida.com
    City of Miami Business Incentives:
    http://www.miamigov.com/economicdevelopment/pages/BusinessIncentives/
    Miami Downtown Development Authority:
    http://www.miamidda.com/