For Immediate Release
January 29, 2016
Contact: Nicole Singletary
Miami Lakes, FL -The Town of Miami Lakes and its Charter Revision Commission would like to encourage all interested residents to attend their upcoming meeting on Saturday, January 30th beginning at 10am in Council Chambers at Town Hall.
If you are unable to attend in person, you may submit ideas, questions, concerns or recommendations via email to Town Clerk Gina Inguanzo : email@example.com
As part of the Town's goal to be fully transparent, the Town of Miami Lakes takes pride in the efforts taken to make information readily available to all Miami Lakes residents. Video of the Charter Revision Commission meetings can now be viewed by visiting www.miamilakes-fl.gov/meetings and click on the “Meetings” tab. Council, and Planning and Zoning Meetings can also be found via this link.
Every 10 years, the Town Council is required to appoint 7 individuals to serve on the Charter Revision Commission in accordance with Section 7.4 of the Town's Charter. The Charter Revision Commission is charged with reviewing the Town Charter, outlining findings and making recommendations to amend if necessary.
At the December Council Meeting, the Town Council appointed the following individuals to the Commission:
•Mr. Roberto Alonso appointed by Councilman Frank Mingo
•Mr. Dave Bennett appointed by Vice Mayor Tim Daubert
•Mr. Josh Dieguez appointed by Councilman Tony Lama
•Mr. Ramiro Inguanzo appointed by Councilman Nelson Rodriguez
•Mr. George Lopez appointed by Mayor Michael Pizzi
•Mrs. Claudia Luces appointed by Councilman Ceasar Mestre
•Mrs. Mirtha Mendez appointed by Councilman Manny Cid
In addition, Mayor Pizzi appointed Councilman Ceasar Mestre to serve as the non-voting member of this Commission.
The Commission is tasked with the responsibility of reviewing our Town Charter and offer amendments for the Council to submit to our residents for voting. This Commission is bound by the State of Florida Sunshine Laws.
The Commission meets regularly on the 2nd and 4th Monday of each month at 6:00pm in Council Chambers at Town Hall. Please visit www.miamilakes-fl.gov/calendar for a complete list of meeting dates and times.
For further information please contact the Town of Miami Lakes at (305) 364-6100.