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2017-202-3307 - Scuba and SnorkelingRESOLUTION NO. 2017-202-3307 A RESOLUTION OF THE CITY COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF MIAMI GARDENS, FLORIDA. DIRECTING THE CITY MANAGER TO OFFER SNORKELING AND SCUBA LESSONS AT A CITY POOL FOR THE PURPOSE OF LEARNING THE BASIC PRINCIPLES AND SKILLS NEEDED; PROVIDING FOR THE ADOPTION OF REPRESENTATIONS; PROVIDING FOR AN EFFECTIVE DATE. WHEREAS, Mayor Gilbert is requesting that snorkeling and scuba lessons be implemented at a City pool as soon as practical but if necessary, at the beginning of the new 2018-2019 Fiscal Year, and WHEREAS, this will expand recreational programming and increase use of the City pool sites, and WHEREAS, the purpose of this is to learn the basic principles and skills needed for snorkeling and scuba diving, and WHEREAS, Mayor Gilbert proposes that the City offer snorkeling and scuba lessons to the City of Miami Gardens Residence, NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED BY THE CITY COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF MIAMI GARDENS, FLORIDA AS FOLLOWS: Section 1: 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. Section 2: AUTHORIZATION: The City Council of the City of Miami Gardens hereby directs the City Manager to offer snorkeling and scuba lessons at a City pool. Section 3: EFFECTIVE DATE: This Resolution shall take effect immediately upon its final passage. PASSED AND ADOPTED BY THE CITY COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF MIAMI GARDENS AT ITS REGULAR MEETING HELD ON DECEMBER 13, 2017. OLIVER GILBERT, III, MAYOR ATTEST: TfuL RONETTA TAYLOR, /MC, CITY CLERK PREPARED BY: SONJA KNIGHTON DICKENS, CITY ATTORNEY SPONSORED BY: MAYOR OLIVER GILBERT, III Moved by: Vice Mayor Ighodaro Seconded by: Councllwomen Odom and Davis VOTE: 7-0 Mayor Oliver Gilbert, III _x_(Yes) (No) Vice Mayor Erhabor Ighodaro, Ph.D. _x_ (Yes) (No) Councilwoman Lisa C. Davis _x_ (Yes) (No) Councilman Rodney Harris x (Yes) (No) Councilwoman Lillie 0. Odom x (Yes) (No) Councilwoman Felicia Robinson x (Yes) (No) Councilman David Williams Jr x (Yes) (No) Resolution No. 2017-202-3301 Page 2 18605 N.W. 27th Avenue Miami Gardens, Florida 33056 City of Miami Gardens Agenda Cover Memo Council Meeting Date: December 13, 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 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 #: 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) X Sponsor Name Mayor Oliver Gilbert Department: Mayor and City Council Short Title: A RESOLUTION OF THE CITY COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF MIAMI GARDENS, FLORIDA, DIRECTING THE CITY MANAGER TO OFFER SNORKELING AND SCUBA LESSONS AT A CITY POOL FOR THE PURPOSE OF LEARNING THE BASIC PRINCIPLES AND SKILLS NEEDED; PROVIDING FOR THE ADOPTION OF REPRESENTATIONS; PROVIDING FOR AN EFFECTIVE DATE. Staff Summary: Mayor Gilbert is requesting that snorkeling and scuba lessons be implemented at a City pool as soon as practical but if necessary, at the beginning of the new 2018-2019 Fiscal Year. This will expand recreational programming and increase use of the City pool sites. The purpose of this is to learn the basic principles and skills needed for snorkeling and scuba diving. Mayor Gilbert proposes that the City offer snorkeling and scuba lessons to the City of Miami Gardens Residence Fiscal Impact Proposed Action: Recommend City Council to approve this resolution. Attachment: N/A ADD ON ITEM