All code cases in Monroe County are heard by a Special Magistrate. The Special Magistrate has the authority to subpoena witnesses and records, order rulings on violations, assess fines and order liens to be placed upon property.
Property owners cited by code compliance are given a reasonable amount of time to bring their property into compliance before the case is referred to the Speical Magistrate.
Monroe County Special Magistrate Rules of Procedure
The Monroe County Code Compliance Special Magistrate, in Section 8-30 shall have the power to adopt rules for the conduct of hearings. To read more: Rules Of Procedure.
- 2019 Meeting Schedule
- 2020 Meeting Schedule
- 2021 Meeting Schedule
- Monroe County Government Regional Center - VIA ZOOM WEBINAR
2798 Overseas Hwy.
Marathon, FL 33050
Mile Marker 47.5
- 9 a.m.
2021 Special Magistrate Hearings will be conducted via ZOOM WEBINAR (until further notice). Please contact Nicole Petrick, Liaison via email at: Petrick-Nicole@monroecounty-fl.gov or call 305-289-2810 for zoom webinar links/phone invitation (specific to each hearing date).
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