NOTICE OF SPECIAL COMMISSION MEETING - 11/18/20, 9:30AM
Published on November 16, 2020
Pursuant to Section 2-33(l) of the Code of the City of Miami, Florida, as amended, a special meeting of the Miami City Commission will be held on Wednesday, November 18, 2020 at 9:30 a.m. in the City Commission chambers located at Miami City Hall, 3500 Pan American Dr, Miami, FL 33133. The purpose of the Special Commission Meeting will be to accept and to allocate funds being received from Miami Dade-County in relation to the Coronavirus Aid, Relief and Economic Security Act (the "CARES Act"). The County and the City have executed an interlocal agreement allowing for $8.554 million to be used by the City to assist those affected by Covid-19 within the City of Miami.
The November 18, 2020 Special City Commission Meeting will be broadcast 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).
For your information, members of the public can leave prerecorded public comment by calling 305-250-5373 for agenda items that are scheduled to be heard at this special meeting. The prerecorded public comment will be played during the special meeting. Additionally, members of the public may also submit a prerecorded video of your public comment to be shown at the special meeting. The deadline to submit prerecorded phone and prerecorded video messages is November 17, 2020 by 5:00 p.m. Phone and video messages submitted after the deadline may not be played during the special meeting. Finally, public comment may also be submitted via an online comment form and will be distributed to the Elected Officials and City Administration and made part of the public record. The deadline to submit public comment via the online comment form will occur when the Chairperson closes public comment for the special meeting.
Members of the public may also preregister to provide live public comment by phone during the special meeting. You may preregister by phone by calling 305-250-5378 or online at https://www.miamigov.com/Government/Live-Public-Comment. Members of the public that preregistered will receive a call from the City on the morning of the special meeting (approximately 9:30 a.m.) to address the City Commission by phone during the public comment portion of the special meeting. The deadline to preregister to provide live public comment by phone is November 17, 2020 by 5:00 p.m. Public comment may also be provided live at City Hall, 3500 Pan American Drive, Miami, Florida, subject to any and all COVID-19 rules, regulations, and procedures.
**Please visit https://www.miamigov.com/virtualmeeting for detailed instructions on how to provide public comment using any of the previously mentioned options.**
A copy of the agenda for the Special City Commission meeting will be available at: http://miamifl.iqm2.com/Citizens/Default.aspx
Should any person desire to appeal any decision of the City Commission with respect to any matter to be considered at this special meeting, that person shall ensure that a verbatim record of the proceedings is made including all testimony and evidence upon which any appeal may be based (F.S. 286.0105).
In accordance with the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990, persons needing special accommodations to participate in this proceeding may contact the Office of the City Clerk at (305) 250-5361 (Voice) no later than two (2) business day prior to the proceeding. TTY users may call via 711 (Florida Relay Service) no later than two (2) business day prior to the proceeding.