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2017-133-3238 - Setting Millage Rate FY2017-2018RESOLUTION NO. 2017-133-3238 A RESOLUTION OF THE CITY OF MIAMI GARDENS, FLORIDA, ADOPTING A PROPOSED MILLAGE RATE AT A PUBLIC HEARING TO BE LEVIED FOR THE FISCAL YEAR COMMENCING OCTOBER 1, 2017, THROUGH SEPTEMBER 30, 2018 FOR OPERATING PURPOSES; ESTABLISHING THE ROLLBACK RATE; ESTABLISHING THE DEBT MILLAGE RATE APPROVED BY THE ELECTORATE; SETTING A DATE AND TIME FOR A FINAL PUBLIC HEARING TO ADOPT THE FINAL MILLAGE RATE; PROVIDING FOR DIRECTIONS TO THE CITY CLERK; AND PROVIDING FOR AN EFFECTIVE DATE. WHEREAS, on July 26, 2017, the City Council adopted Resolution No. 2017-130-3235 determining a "not to exceed" Operating Millage Rate and a Debt Millage Rate for the fiscal year commencing October 1, 2017 ("Fiscal Year 2017- 2018"), and scheduling the public hearings required by Section 200.065 of the Florida Statutes to be held on September 12, 2017 at 6:00 p.m., and September 27, 2017, at 6:00 p.m. and WHEREAS, the City Manager has recommended an annual budget for Fiscal Year 2017-2018 commencing October 1, 2017, and WHEREAS, the public and all interested parties have had the opportunity to address their comments to the City Council and the City Council has considered the comments of the public regarding the millage rate, NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED BY THE CITY COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF MIAMI GARDENS, FLORIDA, AS FOLLOWS: Section! ADOPTION OF REPRESENTATIONS: The foregoing Whereas paragraphs are hereby ratified and confirmed as being true, and the same are hereby made a specific part of this Resolution. RESOLUTION NO. 2017-133-3238 Section 2. COMPUTATION OF THE ROLLBACK RATE: The roll-back rate for FY 2017-2018 is 6.3876 mills. Sections. ADOPTION OF PROPOSED MILLAGE RATE. The City Council hereby adopts and establishes the proposed Operating Millage Rate for the City of Miami Gardens for FY 2017-2018 at 6.9363 mills, which is $6.9363 per $1,000.00 of taxable property value within the City of Miami Gardens, Florida. The percent increase of this millage rate over the roll-back rate is 8.59%. Section 4. ADOPTION OF VOTED MILLAGE RATE: The City Council hereby adopts and establishes the Voted Millage Rate for the City of Miami Gardens for FY 2017-2018 at 1.0565 mill, which is $1.0565 per $1,000 of taxable value within the City of Miami Gardens, Florida. Section 5. The City's aggregate millage rate is 7.9928 (a combined total Millage of 6.9363 Mills for operating and 1.0565 Mills for debt service). Section 6. ESTABLISHMENT OF DATE, TIME AND PLACE OF PUBLIC HEARING: The date, time and place of the public hearing to adopt a final millage rate and budget for Fiscal Year 2017-2018 is hereby set for Wednesday, September 27, 2017 at 6:00 p.m. at the City of Miami Gardens City Council Chambers, 18605 N.W. 27 Ave., Miami Gardens, FL 33056. Section 7: DIRECTIONS TO THE CITY CLERK: The City Clerk is directed to advertise said public hearing as required by law and to certify copies of this resolution to the Property Appraiser, Tax Collector and the Miami-Dade County Board of County Commissioners. RESOLUTION NO. 2017-133-3238 Section 6. EFFECTIVE DATE: This resolution shall be effective immediately upon its adoption. PASSED AND ADOPTED BY THE CITY COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF MIAMI GARDENS AT ITS SPECIAL MEETING HELD ON SEPTEMBER 12, 2017 ATTEST: Oliver Gilbert III. MAYOR RONETTA TAYLOR/CMC, CITY CLERK Reviewed by: SONJA K. DICKENS, ESQ. City Attorney SPONSORED BY: Cameron Benson, City Manager MOVED BY: /JadMs. SECONDED BY: VOTE: VOTE: Mayor Oliver Gilbert III i/^Yes) (No) Vice Mayor Erhabor Ighodaro ^(Yes) (No) Councilwoman Lillie Q. Odom iX(Yes) (No) Councilwomen Lisa Davis i/tYes) (No) Councilman Rodney Harris. jZlYes) (No) Councilwoman Felicia Robinson t^(Yes) (No) ^ i. Councilman David Williams, Jr. (Yes) (No) AjCH ' RESOLUTION NO. 2017-133-3238 18605 NW 27 Ave., Miami Gardens, Florida 33056 City of Miami Gardens Agenda Cover Memo Council Meeting Date: Sept. 12, 2017 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: Advertising Requirement: (Enter X in box) Yes No X Contract/P.O. Required: (Enter X in box) Yes No RFP/RFQ/Bid #: 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 Communication Strategic Plan Obj./Strategy: (list the specific objective/strategy this item will address) N/A X Sponsor Name Cameron Benson, City Manager Department: City Manager City Manager’ s Office Short Title: A RESOLUTION OF THE CITY OF MIAMI GARDENS, FLORIDA, ADOPTING A PROPOSED MILLAGE RATE AT A PUBLIC HEARING TO BE LEVIED FOR THE FISCAL YEAR COMMENCING OCTOBER 1, 2017, THROUGH SEPTEMBER 30, 2018 FOR OPERATING PURPOSES; ESTABLISHING THE ROLLBACK RATE; ESTABLISHING THE DEBT MILLAGE RATE APPROVED BY THE ELECTORATE; SETTING A DATE AND TIME FOR A FINAL PUBLIC HEARING TO ADOPT THE FINAL MILLAGE RATE; PROVIDING FOR DIRECTIONS TO THE CITY CLERK; AND PROVIDING FOR AN EFFECTIVE DATE. . Staff Summary: This is a public hearing and approval setting the proposed operating millage rate and voted debt service rate millage rate for FY 17-18 budgetary year. The operating millage rate is established at 6.9363 for fiscal year beginning October 1, 2017 and the voted debt service millage rate is 1.0565. The aggregate millage rate for the fiscal year is 7.9928. The Final Budget Hearing date is schedule on September 27, 2017 at 6:00 p.m. 18605 NW 27 Ave., Miami Gardens, Florida 33056 Proposed Action: Recommend Council approval of the Millage Rate resolution. Attachment: None