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Commission Committee Reports - C6  B




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 MAY 20, 2019 SUSTAINABILITY AND RESILIENCY COMMITTEE MEETING: 1. REVIEW OF RESILIENCE STRATEGY WORKPLAN - PLANNED AND IN PROGRESS RESILIENCY PROJECTS. 2. DISCUSSION ON CITY OF MIAMI BEACH STORMWATER, SANITARY SEWER, AND WATER INFRASTRUCTURE BEST MANAGEMENT PRACTICES. 3. UPDATE ON THE PUMP STATION PLUMES ON WEST AVENUE. 4. DISCUSS THE USE OF PESTICIDES, HERBICIDES, AND FERTILIZERS ON BOTH PUBLIC AND PRIVATE PROPERTIES. 5. CONSIDER ADOPTING WORLD SEA TURTLE DAY ON JUNE 16 EVERY YEAR IN THE CITY OF MIAMI BEACH AND CREATING TURTLE-FRIENDLY ACTIVITIES TO COMMEMORATE THE OCCASION. 6. SUSTAINABILITY COMMITTEE REPORT. 7. DISCUSSION REGARDING HOW GREEN INFRASTRUCTURE INCLUDING LIVING OR HYBRID SHORELINES CAN COMPLEMENT GREY INFRASTRUCTURE IN OUR CLIMATE ADAPTATION ON-GOING WORK. 8. DISCUSSION REFERRING A TASK TO THE CITY MANAGER’S READY TEAM IN ORDER TO BOTH OPTIMIZE PUBLIC ENGAGEMENT AND FACILITATE TIMELY COMPLETION OF PROJECTS. 9. DISCUSS UPDATES TO THE CITY CODE REFERENCING TURTLE NESTING. 10. DISCUSSION REGARDING EXPLORING THE CITY OF MIAMI BEACH JOINING THE AMERICAN FLOOD COALITION. 11. DISCUSSION REGARDING PRIVATE SEAWALLS. 12. DISCUSSION ON REPURPOSING OUR GOLF COURSES FOR THE FUTURE. 13. DISCUSSION ON ARTIFICIAL REEFS. 14. DISCUSSION ON EXPANDING THE PLASTIC BAG ORDINANCE IN MIAMI BEACH. 15. AN ORDINANCE OF THE MAYOR AND THE CITY COMMISSION OF THE CITY OF MIAMI BEACH, FLORIDA, AMENDING CHAPTER 46 OF THE CODE OF THE CITY OF MIAMI BEACH, ENTITLED "ENVIRONMENT," BY CREATING ARTICLE VIII THEREOF, TO BE ENTITLED "SALE OF SUNSCREEN PRODUCTS," TO PROHIBIT THE SALE OF SUNSCREEN PRODUCTS CONTAINING OXYBENZONE OR OCTINOXATE, OR BOTH; AND, PROVIDING FOR REPEALER, SEVERABILITY, CODIFICATION, AND AN EFFECTIVE DATE. 16. REVIEW CITY PERFORMANCE, PROGRAMS, AND IMPROVEMENT OPPORTUNITIES AS IT PERTAINS TO LITTER AND CLEANLINESS.

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May 2019 After-Action