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COMMISSION MEMORANDUM

TO:Honorable Mayor and Members of the City Commission 
FROM:Rafael A. Paz, City Attorney 
DATE:March  27, 2023
 



SUBJECT:A RESOLUTION OF THE MAYOR AND CITY COMMISSION OF THE CITY OF MIAMI BEACH, FLORIDA, URGING THE MIAMI-DADE COUNTY BOARD OF COUNTY COMMISSIONERS (THE COUNTY) TO EXEMPT THE CITY OF MIAMI BEACH FROM ALL DEVELOPMENT STANDARDS AND MINIMUM FLOOR AREA RATIO REQUIREMENTS IN THE COUNTY’S RAPID TRANSIT ZONE AND SMART CORRIDOR SUBZONE, AS SET FORTH IN CHAPTER 33C OF THE COUNTY CODE, TO AVOID POTENTIAL CONFLICTS BETWEEN THE COUNTY CODE AND THE REQUIREMENTS OF THE CITY’S LAND DEVELOPMENT REGULATIONS AND CITY CHARTER, ELIMINATE ANY UNCERTAINTY RELATING TO THE DEVELOPMENT IMPACTS ASSOCIATED WITH THE COUNTY’S PROPOSED BEACH CORRIDOR/BAYLINK PROJECT (THE BAYLINK PROJECT), AND THEREBY ALLOW THE CITY COMMISSION AND THE CITY’S RESIDENTS TO CONSIDER THE MERITS OF THE BAYLINK PROJECT AS A POTENTIAL MASS TRANSIT OPTION, WITHOUT REGARD TO DEVELOPMENT CONCERNS.

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Pursuant to the request of Vice-Mayor Steven Meiner, the above-referenced Resolution is submitted for consideration by the Mayor and City Commission at the March 27, 2023 Commission meeting.

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Is this a "Residents Right to Know" item, pursuant to City Code Section 2-14? Does this item utilize G.O. Bond Funds?
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Office of the City Attorney
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Vice-Mayor Steven Meiner

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