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2012-030-1625 - February as Black History Month 1515 NW 167 Street, Building 5 Suite 200 Miami Gardens, Florida 33169 City of Miami Gardens Agenda Cover Memo Council Meeting Date: February 8, 2012 Item Type: (Enter X in box) Resolution Ordinance Other X Fiscal Impact: (Enter X in box) Yes No Ordinance Reading: (Enter X in box) 1st Reading 2nd Reading X Public Hearing: (Enter X in box) Yes No Yes No Funding Source: N/A Advertising Requirement: (Enter X in box) Yes No X Contract/P.O. Required: (Enter X in box) Yes No RFP/RFQ/Bid #: X N/A Strategic Plan Related (Enter X in box) Yes No Strategic Plan Priority Area: Enhance Organizational Bus. & Economic Dev Public Safety Quality of Education Qual. of Life & City Image Communication Strategic Plan Objective/Strategy: (list the specific objective/strategy this item will address) N/A X Sponsor Name Councilwoman Lisa Davis Department: Office of the Mayor and Council Short Title: A RESOLUTION OF THE CITY COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF MIAMI GARDENS, FLORIDA, COMMEMORATING FEBRUARY AS BLACK HISTORY MONTH; DIRECTING THE CITY MANAGER TO PROVIDE INFORMATION ON THE CITY’S WEBSITE RELATING TO THE BLACK HISTORY MONTH EVENT; PROVIDING FOR THE ADOPTION OF REPRESENTATIONS; PROVIDING FOR AN EFFECTIVE DATE. Staff Summary: February is celebrated nationwide as Black History Month. As such, Councilwoman Lisa Davis would like the City to acknowledge Black History Month by creating a “City of Miami Gardens Black History” Month link on the City’s website. This webpage would detail the history of the City of Miami Gardens. Councilwoman Lisa Davis is seeking authority from the City Council to direct the City Manager to create a webpage on the City’s website to include the history of the City of Miami Gardens. Proposed Action: To approve the attached resolution commemorating black history month and establishing a “Our Black History” month webpage. ITEM K-16) CONSENT AGENDA RESOLUTION Black History Month