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For Immediate Release:
May 21, 2012

Media Contact:
Suzy Trutie
strutie@miamidade.gov
305-375-1545



Miami-Dade County Charter Review Task Force Members to hold Sunshine Meeting on May 22 to discuss incorporation and annexation

 


(Miami-Dade County, FL) -- 
Members of the Miami-Dade County Charter Review Task Force will hold a sunshine meeting on Tuesday, May 22, 2012, at 11:00 a.m., at the Stephen P. Clark Center, 111 NW 1st Street, 29th Floor, Conference Room 29-A, to discuss issues related to incorporation and annexation.  The meeting is open to the public. 

Proceedings of the Task Force are conducted in accordance with the Government in the Sunshine Law (FS 286.011) and the Citizens' Bill of Rights of the Miami-Dade County Home Rule Charter.

On March 8, 2012, the Miami-Dade Board of County Commissioners approved Resolution R-253-12 creating a Charter Review Task Force.  The Task Force is charged with reviewing the Home Rule Charter of Miami-Dade County; studying the final report of the 2008 Charter Review Task Force; reviewing amendments submitted to the voters since 2008; inviting knowledgeable members of the community to appear; conducting public hearings; hosting regional public meetings; and providing written recommendations to be presented to the Board of County Commissioners at their July 17, 2012 meeting.

The Task Force consists of 20 members, 13 of the members are appointed by each County Commissioner, one by the Mayor of Miami-Dade County, four by each of the four largest cities in the County, and two by the Miami-Dade League of Cities. 

For more information about the Charter Review Task Force, visit http://www.miamidade.gov/charter/task-force-2012.asp


 
Who: Miami-Dade County Charter Review Task Force

What:Miami-Dade County Charter Review Task Force Sunshine Meeting to discuss issues related to Incorporation and Annexation

When: May 22, 2012, 11:00 a.m.

Where:

Stephen P. Clark Center
111 NW 1st Street
29th Floor
Conference Room 29-A
Miami, FL 33128




 

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OFFICE OF THE MAYOR
Stephen P. Clark Center
111 NW 1st Street, 29th Floor Miami, Florida 33128
(305) 375-5071