Commissioner René Garcia

René Garcia is a product of Northwest Dade. He was born and raised in the City of Hialeah. Commissioner Garcia’s passion for serving his community began more than 20 years ago as a Councilman in the City of Hialeah. As a State Representative, and then as a State Senator, Rene focused on helping those most in need. Giving a voice to the voiceless has always been Rene’s number one priority.
About Commissioner Garcia
Commissioner Rene Garcia

Inside District 13

Miami-Dade Green Garbage Pickup

Learn your parks, garbage and recycling pickup days, school boundaries, voting precincts and much more.

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Map of District 13 Boundaries

See our district boundaries and local office, libraries, police and fire stations.

District 13 Map
Watch BCC Meetings

Live and archived Commission meetings available now on our Webcasting system.

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All legislative items sponsored by the Commissioner can be found by following the links presented in this index which shows number and title. Click on the File Number to see the full title, text and legislative history, along with other details, for each item.

This link takes you directly to an advanced search page for Commission Legislation. You can search by Resolution Number, Title, Date or other fields.

Miami-Dade County's Legislative Information Center provides a variety of information about the County's legislative process.

See the list of Board of County Commission Minutes available for viewing from June 18, 1996 to present, and active Committees.

See the list of Board of County Commission and Committees Agendas available for viewing from June 18, 1996 to present.

News & Events

Mom and Pop Small Business Grants

Applications are no longer available. Completed applications will be accepted through April 5, no later than 4 p.m. Application must be hand delivered in a sealed envelope and placed in a drop box located at the District 13 Office 1490 West 68th Street, in Hialeah. 

Senator Garcia distributes COVID-19 vaccine in Hialeah

On Feb. 6, despite steady showers, Senator René Garcia, County Commissioner for District 13, facilitated the safe and effective distribution of the COVID-19 vaccine at San Lazaro Catholic Church in Hialeah, where 500 seniors received the Pfizer vaccine.

Commissioner René Garcia sworn into office

Commissioner René Garcia was sworn in on Tuesday, Nov. 17 at 2:30 p.m. Watch the ceremony.


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