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Commission Committee Reports - C6  A




COMMISSION MEMORANDUM

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



SUBJECT:REPORT OF THE APRIL 23, 2019 SUSTAINABILITY AND RESILIENCY COMMITTEE MEETING: 1. REVIEW OF RESILIENCE STRATEGY WORKPLAN - PLANNED AND IN PROGRESS RESILIENCY PROJECTS. 2. SUSTAINABILITY COMMITTEE. 3. DISCUSSION ON EXPANDING THE PLASTIC BAG ORDINANCE IN MIAMI BEACH. 4 DISCUSS A COMPOSTING PROGRAM IN NORTH BEACH SIMILAR TO THE PROGRAM AT THE MIAMI BEACH BOTANICAL GARDEN. 5. DISCUSSION REGARDING HOW GREEN INFRASTRUCTURE INCLUDING LIVING OR HYBRID SHORELINES CAN COMPLEMENT GREY INFRASTRUCTURE IN OUR CLIMATE ADAPTATION ON-GOING WORK. 6. MEMO TO REPORT ON MIAMI BEACH SPECIAL EVENTS AND THE ENVIRONMENTALLY FRIENDLY GUIDELINES AND PROCEDURE. 7. DISCUSSION ON CONSIDERING A NEIGHBORHOOD BIRD SANCTUARY PROJECT. 8. A RESOLUTION OF THE MAYOR AND CITY COMMISSION OF THE CITY OF MIAMI BEACH, FLORIDA, ACCEPTING THE RECOMMENDATION OF THE SUSTAINABILITY AND RESILIENCY COMMITTEE, AND APPROVING AN AMENDMENT TO THE RULES AND REGULATIONS FOR BEACHFRONT CONCESSION OPERATIONS, TO REQUIRE ALL UPLAND OWNER CONCESSIONAIRES AND THEIR THIRD PARTY CONCESSION OPERATORS TO UTILIZE 100% REUSABLE WARES IN CONNECTION WITH THEIR BEACH FRONT CONCESSION OPERATIONS, INCLUDING THE DELIVERY, SERVICE, AND CONSUMPTION OF FOOD AND BEVERAGES; PROVIDED THAT SAID AMENDMENT BE REFERRED TO THE SUSTAINABILITY AND RESILIENCY COMMITTEE, FOR DISCUSSION AND COMMENT, PRIOR TO FINAL APPROVAL BY THE CITY COMMISSION. 9. DISCUSS THE PUMP STATION PLUMES ON WEST AVENUE. 10. DISCUSS THE USE OF PESTICIDES, HERBICIDES, AND FERTILIZERS ON BOTH PUBLIC AND PRIVATE PROPERTIES. 11. DISCUSS UPDATES TO THE CITY CODE REFERENCING TURTLE NESTING. 12. DISCUSSION REGARDING EXPLORING THE CITY OF MIAMI BEACH JOINING THE AMERICAN FLOOD COALITION. 13. DISCUSSION REGARDING PRIVATE SEAWALLS. 14. DISCUSSION ON CITY OF MIAMI BEACH STORMWATER, SANITARY SEWER, AND WATER INFRASTRUCTURE BEST MANAGEMENT PRACTICES. 15. DISCUSSION ON PARKING INCENTIVES FOR "SMARTWAY" (ILEV - INHERENTLY LOW EMISSION) VEHICLES. 16. DISCUSSION ON REPURPOSING OUR GOLF COURSES FOR THE FUTURE. 17. DISCUSSION ON ARTIFICIAL REEFS.

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