City of Coral Gables

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File #: 18-8182    Version: 1 Name:
Type: Minutes Status: Noted and Filed
File created: 12/5/2018 In control: City Commission
On agenda: 12/11/2018 Final action: 12/11/2018
Enactment date: Enactment #:
Title: Advisory Board on Disability Affairs Meeting of November 7, 2018.
Attachments: 1. Cov Memo mins 11 07 18, 2. 11 07 18 Attendance Form CITY CLERK OFC, 3. 11-07-18 Meeting Minutes


Advisory Board on Disability Affairs Meeting of November 7, 2018. 


A quorum was reached.

Recap of Adventure Day for All Event - Ms. Carolina Vester                      

There were approximately 200 participants registered at event, 40 vendors between resources and activities as well as 43 tents set up. 


Review of Advisory Board on Disability Affairs Annual Accomplishment Report


Supper Club Update - Ms. Debbie Dietz

Ms. Dietz advised that the last Supper Club event held was a very active lively group.  Ms. Dietz stated that for the last two months they have partnered

with the FIU (Florida International University) Embrace Project and several of their members have joined in, therefore expanding.


Discussion on Proposed Plastic Straw Ban - Ms. Stephanie Throckmorton - Assistant City Attorney

Ms. Throckmorton conducted presentation and addressed concerns regarding proposed plastic straw ban. Ms. Throckmorton advised she will be present at next Board meeting


Next meeting scheduled for: December 5, 2018