Share to Facebook Share to Twitter Bookmark and Share
File #: 20-1772   
Status: Agenda Ready
File created: 10/20/2020 In control: PORT EVERGLADES DEPARTMENT
On agenda: 10/20/2020 Final action:
Title: MOTION TO AUTHORIZE submittal of an application to the U.S. Foreign-Trade Zones Board requesting approval of a Minor Boundary Modification of Foreign-Trade Zone No. 25 under the Alternative Site Framework to designate a new noncontiguous zone site consisting of 14,798 square feet of warehouse space located at 2201 SW 145th Ave. Unit 207, Miramar, FL 33027; and authorize the Port Everglades Department Chief Executive & Port Director to take all necessary administrative actions to effectuate same.
Indexes: Established Commission Goals
Attachments: 1. Exhibit 1 - Map, 2. Exhibit 2 - Application, 3. Exhibit 3 - Sample CBP Concurrence Letter
Date Action ByActionResultAction DetailsMeeting DetailsVideo
No records to display.
Broward County Commission Regular Meeting
Director's Name: Jonathan Daniels
Department: Port Everglades Division: Business Administration

Information
Requested Action
title
MOTION TO AUTHORIZE submittal of an application to the U.S. Foreign-Trade Zones Board requesting approval of a Minor Boundary Modification of Foreign-Trade Zone No. 25 under the Alternative Site Framework to designate a new noncontiguous zone site consisting of 14,798 square feet of warehouse space located at 2201 SW 145th Ave. Unit 207, Miramar, FL 33027; and authorize the Port Everglades Department Chief Executive & Port Director to take all necessary administrative actions to effectuate same.

body
Why Action is Necessary
Broward County Board of County Commissioners ("Board") authorization is required to submit an application for a Minor Boundary Modification to the U.S. Foreign-Trade Zones Board.

What Action Accomplishes
Authorizes the Port Everglades Department Chief Executive & Port Director to submit an application to the U.S. Foreign-Trade Zones Board for a Minor Boundary Modification of Foreign-Trade Zone No. 25 to designate a non-contiguous Foreign-Trade Zone site in Hollywood, FL.

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."

The Board is the Grantee of Foreign-Trade Zone ("FTZ") No. 25 ("Grantee") as authorized by the U.S. Foreign-Trade Zones Board ("FTZB"). The FTZB approves the boundaries where FTZ activity may take place under Broward County's FTZ Grant of Authority. FTZ No. 25 has approximately 81 activated acres of the designated 435 ac...

Click here for full text