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2014-182-2161 - Turkey Drive Event  18605 NW 27th Avenue    Miami Gardens, Florida 33056    City of Miami Gardens Agenda Cover Memo Council Meeting Date: October 22, 2014 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 X Funding Source: Special Events #01‐ 12‐01‐512‐492‐00 for $1,250.00 Advertising Requirement: (Enter X in box) Yes No X Contract/P.O. Required: (Enter X in box) Yes No RFP/RFQ/Bid #: N/A X 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 Communcation Strategic Plan Obj./Strategy: (list the specific objective/strategy this item will address)N/A X Sponsor Name Lisa C. Davis Council Member Department:Mayor/City Council   Short Title:    A RESOLUTION OF THE CITY COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF MIAMI GARDENS, FLORIDA, SUPPORTING THE FOURTH ANNUAL TURKEY GIVEAWAY EVENT TO BE HELD ON FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 21, 2014, AT CLOVERLEAF PARK; AUTHORIZING A SPONSORSHIP, IN THE AMOUNT ONE THOUSAND TWO HUNDRED FIFTY DOLLARS ($1,250.00), FROM THE SPECIAL EVENTS FUND; PROVIDING FOR THE ADOPTION OF REPRESENTATIONS; PROVIDING FOR AN EFFECTIVE DATE. Staff Summary:  For the past four (4) years, Councilwoman Lisa C. Davis has sponsored a “Turkey Give-A-Way event. The turkeys with all the trimmings for a great Thanksgiving Family Meal provided to those City of Miami Gardens residents who register prior to the event; however, no one is ever turned away. ITEM K-1) CONSENT AGENDA RESOLUTION 4th Annual Turkey Giveaway Event   18605 NW 27th Avenue    Miami Gardens, Florida 33056    Over three hundred (300) turkeys were provided for last year’s event. The event is mainly funded by contributions from the business community. In order to ensure the success of this year’s event, Councilwoman Davis is requesting sponsorship in the amount of $1,250.00, to be allocated from Account No. 01-12-01-512-492- 00, “Special Events.” It is Councilwoman Davis’ intent to solicit outside donations to offset the cost of the event. Proposed Action:    That the City Council approve the attached Resolution.   Attachment: