Miami-Dade Legislative Item
File Number: 120344
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File Number: 120344 File Type: Resolution Status: Adopted
Version: 0 Reference: R-245-12 Control: Board of County Commissioners
File Name: STATE CODESIGNATION HAITIAN/AMERICAN HISTORICAL SOCIETY STR Introduced: 2/22/2012
Requester: NONE Cost: Final Action: 3/6/2012
Agenda Date: 3/6/2012 Agenda Item Number: 11A21
Notes: Title: RESOLUTION APPROVING THE STATE CODESIGNATION OF NE 127TH STREET FROM NE 6TH AVENUE TO WEST DIXIE HIGHWAY AS ''‘HAITIAN/AMERICAN HISTORICAL SOCIETY STREET''
Indexes: CO-DESIGNATING
Sponsors: Jean Monestime, Prime Sponsor
  Rebeca Sosa, Co-Sponsor
Sunset Provision: No Effective Date: Expiration Date:
Registered Lobbyist: None Listed


Legislative History

Acting Body Date Agenda Item Action Sent To Due Date Returned Pass/Fail

Board of County Commissioners 3/6/2012 11A21 Adopted P

County Attorney 2/22/2012 Assigned Debra Herman

Legislative Text


TITLE
RESOLUTION APPROVING THE STATE CODESIGNATION OF NE 127TH STREET FROM NE 6TH AVENUE TO WEST DIXIE HIGHWAY AS ‘‘HAITIAN/AMERICAN HISTORICAL SOCIETY STREET”

BODY
WHEREAS, On June 11, 2010, the Florida Legislature passed House Bill 1033, codesignating NE 127th Street from NE 6th Avenue to West Dixie Highway as “Haitian/American Historical Society Street”; and
WHEREAS, On May 17, 2011, the City of North Miami approved Resolution R-2011-62 supporting the codesignation by the Florida Legislature of NE 127th Street from NE 6th Avenue to West Dixie Highway as “Haitian/American Historical Society Street,” a copy of which is attached and incorporated herein; and
WHEREAS, the Haitian American Historical Society was founded in 2001 as a non-profit organization dedicated to promoting the intellectual study of Haiti’s past; and
WHEREAS, the Haitian American Historical Society is dedicated to researching, compiling, and presenting information regarding historical contributions by Haitians, to ensure an understanding and appreciation of the important role of Haitians throughout history; and
WHEREAS, section 334.071, Florida Statutes, provides that the installation of road designation signs shall be contingent on the applicable county or city commission passing a resolution in support of the particular honorary road designation; and
WHEREAS, the portion of NE 127th Street from NE 6th Avenue to West Dixie Highway is located within the boundaries of the City of North Miami; and
WHEREAS, the legislation directs the Florida Department of Transportation to erect suitable markers for these street designations; and
WHEREAS, the City of North Miami wants the County to install signage indicating this codesignation on County street signs and traffic signal mast arms; and
WHEREAS, this codesignation is located in County Commission District 2,
NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED BY THE BOARD OF COUNTY COMMISSIONERS OF MIAMI-DADE COUNTY, FLORIDA, that this Board:
Section 1. Approves the codesignation of NE 127th Street from NE 6th Avenue to West Dixie Highway as ‘‘Haitian/American Historical Society Street.’’
Section 2. Directs the Clerk of the Board to transmit certified copies of this Resolution to the Secretary of the Florida Department of Transportation, the Clerk of the City of North Miami, the City Manager of the City of North Miami, the United States Postal Service, the Traffic Signals and Signs Division of the Public Works and Waste Management Department and Land Development/Right-of-Way Division of the Public Works and Waste Management Department, the North Miami Police Department and the Miami-Dade Fire Rescue Department.



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