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Coral Gables Founder

George Merrick

Beginning in 1922, Merrick began carving out a town along the lines of the City Beautiful. He designed this new town in great detail, featuring wide, tree-lined boulevards, delicate bridges and sedate urban golf courses. Merrick’s secret was his passionate devotion to aesthetics. He wanted to focus on the finest details of this town not just on the major ideas behind the project. 

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Encouraging and facilitating active resident participation in all quality of life issues affecting our community, including land use, transportation, safety and security matters.

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We are here to uphold the vision in which George Merrick used to lay the foundation of Coral Gables long ago. Our vision of The City Beautiful.

For Residents, by Residents.