Loading...
2011-198-1590 - Zero Tolerance Policy related to Graffiti City of Miami Gardens Agenda Cover Memo Council Meeting Date: December 14 2011 Item Type: Resolution Ordinance Other X Fiscal Impact: Yes No Ordinance Reading: 1st Reading 2nd Reading x Public Hearing: Yes No Yes No x Funding Source: Advertising Requirement: Yes No x Contract/P.O. Required: Yes No RFP/RFQ/Bid #: x Strategic Plan Related Yes No Strategic Plan Priority Area: Enhance Organizational Bus. & Economic Dev Public Safety Quality of Education Qual. of Life & City Image Communication Strategic Plan Obj./Strategy: (list the specific objective/strategy this item will address) Sponsor Name Mayor Shirley Gibson Department: Mayor/Council Short Title: A RESOLUTION OF THE CITY COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF MIAMI GARDENS, FLORIDA, ADOPTING A ZERO TOLERANCE POLICY RELATED TO GRAFFITI; PROVIDING FOR THE ADOPTION OF REPRESENTATIONS; PROVIDING FOR DIRECTIONS TO THE CITY MANAGER; PROVIDING FOR AN EFFECTIVE DATE. Staff Summary: With the declining economy, rising unemployment and reductions in municipal maintenance funds, there is a noticeable increase in graffiti and vandalism across Miami Dade County. The City of Miami Gardens currently has an ordinance prohibiting graffiti on any public or private building. Miami‚ÄźDade County is requesting that Cities adopt a zero tolerance policy in support of the eradication, enforcement, and prevention of graffiti, to ensure that the standards and safety of the residents and business owners remain intact. ITEM K-3) CONSENT AGENDA RESOLUTION Zero Tolerance Policy on Graffiti 1515 NW 167 Street, Building 5 Suite 200 Miami Gardens, Florida 33169 Proposed Action: It is recommended that the City Council approve the attached Resolution. Attachment: