Miami-Dade Legislative Item
File Number: 221087
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File Number: 221087 File Type: Resolution Status: Adopted
Version: 0 Reference: R-587-22 Control: Board of County Commissioners
File Name: DESIGNATING JUNE 24 AS CHAMPLAIN TOWERS REMEMBERANCE DAY Introduced: 5/10/2022
Requester: NONE Cost: Final Action: 6/14/2022
Agenda Date: 6/14/2022 Agenda Item Number: 11A2
Notes: Title: RESOLUTION DECLARING JUNE 24, 2022, AND EACH JUNE 24 THEREAFTER, AS CHAMPLAIN TOWERS SOUTH-SURFSIDE REMEMBRANCE DAY
Indexes:
  DESIGNATING
  REMEMBERANCE
Sponsors: Sally A. Heyman, Prime Sponsor
  Jose "Pepe" Diaz, Co-Sponsor
  Sen. Rene Garcia, Co-Sponsor
  Danielle Cohen Higgins, Co-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 6/14/2022 11A2 Adopted P

County Attorney 5/10/2022 Assigned Javier Zapata 5/10/2022

Legislative Text


TITLE
RESOLUTION DECLARING JUNE 24, 2022, AND EACH JUNE 24 THEREAFTER, AS CHAMPLAIN TOWERS SOUTH-SURFSIDE REMEMBRANCE DAY

BODY

WHEREAS, on June 24, 2021, Champlain Towers South, a 12-story beachfront residential condominium in Surfside, Florida, experienced a major structural collapse; and
WHEREAS, the structural collapse of the building tragically resulted in many fatalities among the building’s residents and visitors; and
WHEREAS, of the 98 individuals whose lives were lost in this tragedy, many were residents of Miami-Dade County and contributed to the fabric of our community; and
WHEREAS, families of the victims will gather on June 24, 2022 for a memorial event to honor and pay respects to those who are no longer with us; and
WHEREAS, this Board believes it is important to honor and remember the families and victims of the Champlain Towers South collapse in Surfside, and recognize their many contributions to our community,
NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED BY THE BOARD OF COUNTY COMMISSIONERS OF MIAMI-DADE COUNTY, FLORIDA, that this Board hereby declares June 24, 2022, and the day of June 24 each year thereafter, as Champlain Towers South-Surfside Remembrance Day in Miami-Dade County.



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