Public Notice of Rulemaking and Meeting – District Board of Trustees of Miami Dade College

The District Board of Trustees of Miami Dade College will hold its monthly meeting on Tuesday, January 15, 2019.  The meeting will begin at 8:00 a.m.  It will be held  at the Wolfson Campus located at 300 N.E. 2nd Avenue, Miami, Florida in the  James K. Batten Community Room (Room 2106).

During the meeting, a Public Hearing will be held pertaining to the amendment of the following Rule:

Policy V-35 – Animals on Campus

The amended Rule will include reference to the definition of service animals contained in the Americans with Disabilities Act and update language.

Section 1001.64, Florida Statutes;
Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990 (ADA); and
Americans with Disabilities Act Amendment Act of 2008 (ADAAA)

If requested within twenty-one (21) days of this Notice, a hearing will be held at the time, date and place listed below:

8:00 a.m.
January 15, 2019
Miami Dade College
300 N.E. 2nd Avenue
James K. Batten Community Room – Room 2106
Miami, Florida 33132

The person to be contacted regarding the proposed rule amendment is Nanette C. Orange, Paralegal, Office of Legal Affairs, Miami Dade College, 300 N.E. 2nd Avenue, Miami, Florida 33132.

A copy of the preliminary text, when available, can be obtained at no cost by submitting a written request to Nanette C. Orange at the address given above.

Iliana Castillo-Frick – Vice Provost, Human Resources

Eduardo J. Padrón, Ph.D. – College President
Lenore P. Rodicio, Ph.D. – Executive Vice President and Provost

At the meeting, the Board of Trustees may also discuss potential real estate transactions.

If a person decides to appeal any decision made with respect to this or any other matter considered at this meeting, he or she will need to ensure that a verbatim record of the proceedings is made, which includes the testimony and evidence upon which the appeal is to be heard.

Individuals with disabilities as defined under the Americans with Disabilities Act who wish to attend the meeting and need special accommodations can request them by calling  (305)237-0269 or through the Florida Relay System (1-800-955-8771) not later than   seven (7) days prior to the meeting on this notice.

Dated this 13th day of December 2018

Eduardo J. Padrón
Secretary to the  District Board of Trustees

Publication of this Notice on the 14th day of December 2018