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Resolutions - R7  D




COMMISSION MEMORANDUM

TO:Honorable Mayor and Members of the City Commission 
FROM:Jimmy L. Morales, City Manager 
DATE:June  5, 2019
 



SUBJECT:

A RESOLUTION OF THE MAYOR ND CITY COMMISSION OF THE CITY OF MIAMI BEACH, FLORIDA, ACCEPTING THE RECOMMENDATION OF THE CITY MANAGER PURSUANT TO INVITATION TO NEGOTIATE (ITN) NO. 2019-138-KB, FOR HYDROPONIC FARMING PARTNERSHIP (THE "PROJECT"), AND AUTHORIZING THE ADMINISTRATION TO ENTER INTO SIMULTANEOUS NEGOTIATIONS WITH FREIGHT FARMS, INC., THE TOP RANKED PROPOSER, AND ENERGY COST SOLUTIONS GROUP, LLC, THE SECOND HIGHEST RANKED PROPOSER, WITH SUCH NEGOTIATIONS TO INCLUDE FINAL SITE SELECTION, SITE DEVELOPMENT, SELECTION OF PLANT MATERIALS, COMMUNITY INVOLVEMENT, AND FINANCIAL CONSIDERATIONS FOR THE PROJECT; FURTHER, PROVIDING THAT THE FINAL SELECTION OF THE RECOMMENDED PROPOSER, AND FINAL SCOPE FOR THE PROJECT, SHALL BE SUBJECT TO THE PRIOR APPROVAL OF THE MAYOR AND CITY COMMISSION.


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