TAMPA CITY COUNCIL NOTICE OF HYBRID LIVE AND VIRTUAL SPECIAL CALL WORKSHOP

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TAMPA CITY COUNCIL NOTICE OF HYBRID LIVE AND VIRTUAL SPECIAL CALL WORKSHOP
315 E KENNEDY BLVD
Old City Hall
TAMPA, FL 33602
United States

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                                                                TAMPA CITY COUNCIL

                                                  NOTICE OF HYBRID LIVE AND VIRTUAL
                                                            SPECIAL CALL WORKSHOP

Date:                    Monday, October 18, 2021

Time:                    10:00 AM

Location:              Old City Hall

                              315 E. Kennedy Blvd.

                              Tampa FL 33602

Agenda:               https://tampa.gov/agendas

           

This Special Call Workshop of Tampa City Council will be conducted with a live in-person quorum of the Tampa City Council present in City Council Chambers. However, in light of continuing COVID-19 government-issued health standards or guidance in effect, members of the public shall have the ability to participate “virtually” through what is referred to by Florida Statutes and rules as “communications media technology” (“CMT”).

The workshop is being held for the purpose of discussing whether to add additional meetings of City Council, and to discuss any changes to City Council’s scheduling and agendas.

The public and citizens of the City of Tampa will be able to watch, listen or view this meeting on:

Cable TV:      Spectrum Channel 640

            Frontier Channel 15

Internet:        https://www.tampa.gov/livestream

The public is invited to participate in the public hearing virtually by using what is referred to by State of Florida statutes and rules as “communications media technology” (“CMT”) and by the following alternative methods:

1. Send written comments by internet or web at https://www.tampa.gov/PublicComment 

2. Send written comments by email to TampaCityCouncil@tampagov.net

3. Send written comments by US Mail to City of Tampa City Clerk, 315 E. Kennedy Blvd., 3rd Floor, Tampa, FL 33602.

4. Speak remotely during public comment with the use of audio CMT:

Complete the form at https://www.tampa.gov/PublicComment AND state on the form under “Request Type” that you wish to speak live during the public comment period. You will then be contacted with additional instructions on how to participate live by audio only through the use of CMT. Registration for speaking remotely must be requested no later than 5:00 PM, Friday, October 15, 2021.  Persons requiring help in accessing this means of public participation should call 813-274-8397 for assistance.

5. Participate by using CMT available at Old City Hall:

Persons, including those who may not have access to a communications media device, have the option of participating via communications media technology, which will be made available to the public by the City of Tampa, during the hybrid live/virtual meeting, at:

Old City Hall

315 E. Kennedy Blvd., Tampa, FL 33602 (2nd Floor)

PLEASE NOTE: Use of masks and social distancing inside the building are encouraged.

                       

In accordance with the Americans with Disabilities Act (“ADA”) and Section 286.26, Florida Statutes, persons with disabilities needing a reasonable accommodation to participate in this public hearing or meeting should contact the City of Tampa’s ADA Coordinator at least 48 hours prior to the proceeding.  The ADA Coordinator may be contacted via phone at 813-274-3964, email at TampaADA@tampagov.net, or by submitting an ADA - Accommodations Request form available online at https://tampa.gov/ADARequest.

For additional information, please contact City Council Attorney Martin Shelby at Martin.Shelby@tampa.gov or 813-274-8131.