A representative of the Orange Bowl Committee appeared before the Commission and expressed appreciation to the County Commission, the County Mayor, and the County Manager for their support of the Orange Bowl game. The Orange Bowl Committee provided each Commissioner, the Mayor and the County Manager with a replica helmet of the 74th FedEx Orange Bowl game that featured Kansas University and Virginia Tech. He pointed out the Orange Bowl Committee would host the 75th annual FedEx Orange Bowl game January 1, 2009, and the Bowl Championship Series National Championship game January 8, 2009.
Commissioner Diaz expressed appreciation to the Orange Bowl Committee for working closely with the Miami-Dade Sports Commission.
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