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File #: 20-1684   
Status: Agenda Ready
File created: 9/16/2020 In control: REQUEST TO SET FOR PUBLIC HEARING
On agenda: 10/6/2020 Final action:
Title: MOTION TO ADOPT Resolution No. 2020-509 directing the County Administrator to publish Notice of Public Hearing to be held on Tuesday, October 20, 2020, at 10:00 a.m. in the County Commissioners' Meeting Room (Room 422), Governmental Center, 115 South Andrews Avenue, Fort Lauderdale, Florida, to consider the application of Hyde Shipping Corporation for the granting of the renewal of a nonexclusive franchise for a five-year term, from November 4, 2020, through November 3, 2025, to provide steamship agent services at Port Everglades.
Indexes: Established Commission Goals
Attachments: 1. Exhibit 1 - Resolution, 2. Exhibit 2 - Notice to Publish, 3. Exhibit 3 - Application
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Broward County Commission Regular Meeting
Director's Name: Jonathan Daniels
Department: Port Everglades Division: Business Administration

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Requested Action
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MOTION TO ADOPT Resolution No. 2020-509 directing the County Administrator to publish Notice of Public Hearing to be held on Tuesday, October 20, 2020, at 10:00 a.m. in the County Commissioners' Meeting Room (Room 422), Governmental Center, 115 South Andrews Avenue, Fort Lauderdale, Florida, to consider the application of Hyde Shipping Corporation for the granting of the renewal of a nonexclusive franchise for a five-year term, from November 4, 2020, through November 3, 2025, to provide steamship agent services at Port Everglades.

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Why Action is Necessary
Public hearing is required pursuant to Chapter 94-429, Laws of Florida, and Section 32.22.a of the Broward County Administrative Code. Franchises are granted pursuant to Chapter 32 of the Broward County Administrative Code.

What Action Accomplishes
It allows a Public Hearing date to be set and notices to be published twice in local newspapers.

Is this Action Goal Related
Yes

Previous Action Taken
None.

Summary Explanation/Background
THE PORT EVERGLADES DEPARTMENT RECOMMENDS APPROVAL.

This action supports the Broward County Board of County Commissioners' ("Board") Value of "Ensuring economic opportunities for Broward's diverse population and businesses" and the Goal to "Increase the economic strength and impact of revenue-generating County enterprises balancing economic, environmental, and community needs."

On September 17, 2015 (Item No. 9-PH), the Board granted renewal of a nonexclusive franchise to Hyde Shipping Corporation ("Hyde") to provide steamship agent services at Port Everglades for a five-year term, from November 4, 2015, through November 3, 2020.

Staff has reviewed the steamship agent franchise renewal application against the enumerated renewal criteria set forth in Chapter 32 of the Broward County Ad...

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