Services that Bruce A. Miller and Associates provide can generally be described as coordination advisor to the developer/owner. Services normally include:

  • Analysis of development and land use potential of identified sites for proposed projects, including zoning, building code and other restrictions on the site.
  • Attendance at pre-development and construction meetings to determine processes necessary to alleviate unnecessary delays.
  • Utilization of computer fluency which allows for clear and concise applicable historical data listings, computer-generated permit/plan check status listings, responsibility assignment logs, as well as other inspection or engineering-related record-keeping formats enabling expedi┬Čtious project close-out. Tailored listings and logs unique to each project may be created as required.
  • Processing and advising on Land-Use entitlements.
  • Building Permit processing including coordination of issuance of Certificate of Occupancy, if applicable.
  • Permit processing including establishing reasonable bond amounts, coordination of field compliance and "as-built" submittals, and exoneration of bonds in a timely manner.
  • Review of plan/site documents prior to submittal to agencies (to insure completeness and correctness).
  • Coordination of on-site and off-site inspections with appropriate City staff (Building & Safety, Fire Department, Transportation, Public Works, etc.); and, Processing modification/variance requests to Commission or Council level (if unable to secure administrative approval).
  • Land supply and redevelopment studies.
  • Provide expert witness as it pertains to Los Angeles City codes which regulate development.