Instructions for Virtual Commission Meeting

Introduction

A VIRTUAL regular meeting of the Miami City Commission will be held on Thursday, October 22, 2020, at 9:00 a.m. and broadcast from Miami City Hall.

The City Commission Meeting will be held as a VIRTUAL MEETING with elected officials and City staff participating through video conferencing. This virtual meeting will be broadcasted live for members of the public to view on the City’s website (www.miamigov.com/tv), Facebook, Twitter, Periscope, YouTube and Channel 77 (Comcast only for residents living in the City of Miami).

See viewing and feedback instructions for this meeting, below, under "How to Provide Comment". 

Public Comment will open Monday, October 19th.

How to View Meetings

You can view the virtual meeting live on Miami TV, Periscope, You Tube, or Comcast channel 77 (City of Miami). 

How to Provide Comment

(For the October 22th, 2020 Regular City Commission Meeting)

Select from one of the four options below. 

Voice Message

You can provide your comments via the dedicated City of Miami public comment voicemail. These messages will be played during the virtual commission meeting. You may only submit one two (2) minute message for this City Commission meeting. If you submit multiple messages, the City will only play the first two (2) minutes of all your submitted comments during the public comment portion of the meeting. The additional submission(s) that exceed the two (2) minutes allotted will not be played at the City Commission meeting but they will be will be distributed to the Elected Officials and City Administration for consideration and made part of the public record. 

Submissions must include your full name and address. This message must be sent by October 21, 2020 by 5 p.m. Any submissions received after the deadline may not be played during the meeting but will be included as part of the record. 

305-250-5353

Click to call on mobile

Online Comment Form

You can provide your comments relevant to this meeting via our online form. All form fields are required for submission. These comments will be distributed to the Elected Officials and City Administration, and will be included in the public record. The deadline to submit to the online form will occur when the chair closes public comment during the meeting. 

Visit miamigov.com/public-comment to complete the form or click below.

Visit Public Comment Form

Upload a Video

You can provide public comments by submitting a video to be played during the meeting.  You may only submit one two (2) minute video for this City Commission meeting. If you submit multiple videos, the City will only play the first two (2) minutes of all your submitted comments during the public comment portion of the meeting. The additional submission(s) that exceed the two (2) minutes allotted will not be played at the City Commission meeting but they will be will be distributed to the Elected Officials and City Administration for consideration and made part of the public record.

Submissions must include your full name and address. This message must be sent by 5 p.m. on October 21, 2020. Any submissions received after the deadline may not be played during the meeting but will be included as part of the record.

Upload a Video

Telephone Live Comments

You can provide live, public comments via telephone during the commission meeting. You must register online* to address the commission during the meeting.  

Remember, you may choose to either submit a video/voicemail for public comment (miamigov.com/virtualmeeting), use the comment form, or register for the live public comment.  You may only select one option for public comment.

  • Assuming your registration is complete and accurate, you will receive a call from the City of Miami the morning of October 22nd 2020 during the public comments portion.  Live comments will begin at approximately  9:15 a.m. on the day of the commission meeting until the chair closes public comment.

Live comment registration will close at 5 p.m. on October 21, 2020.

*If you need help, or feel unsure about online registration, you may register via voice mail at 305-250-5350. You must leave your phone #, name, and full address. 

Live Public Comment Registration