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COMMISSION MEMORANDUM

TO:Honorable Mayor and Members of the City Commission 
FROM:Commissioner Steven Meiner 
DATE:February  12, 2020
 



SUBJECT:DISCUSSION AND REFERRAL TO THE FINANCE AND ECONOMIC RESILIENCY COMMITTEE TO REVIEW THE ECONOMIC IMPACT OF SUPER BOWL 2020 AND THE MIAMI HERALD ARTICLE REGARDING TALKS OF A FREE CONCERT.

ANALYSIS

This is a two-part discussion regarding the Super Bowl. The first part pertains to the economic benefit that the Super Bowl provided to the City vis-à-vis revenue (taxes, tickets, and parking fees, etc.) in relation to the cost and incentives given to the Super Bowl Host Committee. The second part is to discuss the Miami Herald article (link below) of a free concert. The purpose of the discussions is to contribute to the City’s lessons learned repository so that there is continuous improvement in the future planning of large-scale events.

 

https://www.miamiherald.com/news/local/community/miami-dade/miami-beach/article239731343.html

 

Please feel free to contact Amadeus Huff for additional information.

Applicable Area

Citywide
Is this a "Residents Right to Know" item, pursuant to City Code Section 2-14? Does this item utilize G.O. Bond Funds?
No No 
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Commissioner Steven Meiner