Ordinances

2023 Ordinances

  • Ordinance 23-319 | AN ORDINANCE OF THE TOWN OF MIAMI LAKES, FLORIDA, PROVIDING FOR A SHORT TERMINTERFUND LOAN FROM UNRESTRICTED GENERAL FUND BALANCE TO CAPITAL PROJECT FUND IN AN AMOUNT NOT TO EXCEED $2,500,000
  • Ordinance 23-318 | APPROVING AND ADOPTING THE BUDGET FOR THE TOWN OF MIAMI LAKES FOR FISCAL YEAR 2023-2024
  • Ordinance 23-317 | ADOPTING THE MILLAGE RATE OF THE TOWN OF MIAMI LAKES FOR THE FISCAL YEAR COMMENCING OCTOBER 1, 2023 THROUGH SEPTEMBER 30, 2024, PURSUANT TO SECTION 200.065, FLORIDA STATUTES
  • Ordinance 23-316 | APPROVING, ADOPTING AND RATIFYING SPECIAL ASSESSMENT DISTRICT RATES FOR SPECIAL TAXING DISTRICTS, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO SECURITY GUARD AND MULTIPURPOSE MAINTENANCE
  • Ordinance 23-315 | AMENDING TITLE TO READ “TREES AND BIRDS”
  • Ordinance 23-314 | ADOPTING, A NON-AD V ALOREM ASSESSMENT ROLL FOR SPECIAL TAXING DISTRICTS
  • Ordinance 23-313 | AMENDING THE OFFICIAL ZONING MAP TO REZONE A 2.06 +/-ACRE PROPERTY LOCATED AT 6699 WINDMILL GATE RD, AS MORE PARTICULARLY DESCRIBED AT ATTACHMENT “A”, FROM THE RU-TH, RESIDENTIAL TOWNHOUSE DISTRICT, TO BU-2, MEDIUM DENSITY BUSINESS DISTRICT
  • Ordinance 23-312 | AUTHORIZING A LOAN IN THE AGGREGATE PRINCIPAL AMOUNT OF NOT EXCEEDING $20,000,000, IN THE FORM OF A NON-REVOLVING LINE OF CREDIT, FOR THE PURPOSE OF PROVIDING LIQUIDITY FINANCING FOR THE PROJECT DESCRIBED HEREIN
  • Ordinance 23-311 | AMENDING CHAPTER 17 BY CREATING SECTION 17-3 OF THE TOWN OF MIAMI LAKES CODE OF ORDINANCE
  • Ordinance 23-310 | AMENDING THE TOWN’S FISCAL YEAR 2022-2023 BUDGET ESTABLISHED BY ORDINANCE NO. 22-307
  • Ordinance 23-309 | AMENDING CHAPTER 13, BY CREATING ARTICLE XIII, TO BE ENTITLED “WATER QUALITY,” ESTABLISHING PURPOSE AND INTENT OF THE ARTICLE

2022 Ordinances

  • Ordinance 22-308 | AMENDING THE TOWN OF MIAMI LAKES CODE OF ORDINANCES TO REPEAL CHAPTER 4 BUILDINGS AND BUILDING REGULATIONS, ARTICLE VI DEVELOPMENT WITHIN FLOOD HAZARD DISTRICTS OF THE MIAMI LAKES CODE OF ORDINANCES
  • Ordinance 22-307 | APPROVING AND ADOPTING THE BUDGET FOR THE TOWN OF MIAMI LAKES FOR FISCAL YEAR 2022-2023
  • Ordinance 22-306 | ADOPTING THE MILLAGE RATE OF THE TOWN FOR THE FISCAL YEAR COMMENCING OCTOBER 1, 2022 THROUGH SEPTEMBER 30, 2023, PURSUANT TO SECTION 200.065, FLORIDA STATUTES
  • Ordinance 22-305 | AMENDING CHAPTER 13, THE LAND DEVELOPMENT CODE, ARTICLE IX, TITLED “SIGNS”
  • Ordinance 22-304 | AMENDING ORDINANCE NO. 21-285 AMENDING THE TOWN’S FISCAL YEAR 2021-2022 BUDGET AS AMENDED BY ORDINANCE 22-292, AND AMENDED BY ORDINANCE 22-297
  • Ordinance 22-303 | AMENDING CHAPTER 17, OFFENSES AND MISCELLANEOUS PROVISIONS OF THE TOWN OF MIAMI LAKES CODE OF ORDINANCE AND CREATING SECTION 17-2 TITLED “MALICIOUS DEFACEMENT AND MARKING OF REAL PROPERTY”; PROVIDING FOR INCLUSION INTO THE CODE
  • Ordinance 22-302 | AMENDING CHAPTER 13, ARTICLE VI OF THE TOWN OF MIAMI LAKES CODE OF ORDINANCE, CREATING DIVISION 3, TITLED “SHORT TERM RENTALS”
  • Ordinance 22-301 | AMENDING CHAPTER 16, CREATING ARTICLE IV TO BE ENTITLED, “REGISTRATION OF FORECLOSURE MORTGAGES AND VACANT PROPERTY”
  • Ordinance 22-300 | PURSUANT TO THE REQUIREMENTS OF THE GENERAL LAWS AND THE CONSTITUTION OF THE STATE OF FLORIDA AND THE TOWN OF MIAMI LAKES CHARTER, FOR THE HOLDING OF A BOND REFERENDUM ELECTION IN CONJUNCTION WITH THE REGULAR MUNICIPAL ELECTION OF THE TOWN OF MIAMI LAKES, FLORIDA, ON NOVEMBER 8, 2022
  • Ordinance 22-299 | ADOPTING, A NON-AD VALOREM ASSESSMENT ROLL FOR NEIGHBORHOOD SERVICE DISTRICTS
  • Ordinance 22-298 | AMENDING CHAPTER 13, ARTICLE VI, SECTION 13-1606, TITLED “BOATS AND WATERCRAFT” OF THE TOWN OF MIAMI LAKES CODE OF ORDINANCE
  • Ordinance 22-297 | AMENDING ORDINANCE NO. 21-285, AS AMENDED BY ORDINANCE 22-292, AMENDING THE TOWN’S FISCAL YEAR 2021-2022 BUDGET
  • Ordinance 22-296 | PURSUANT TO THE REQUIREMENTS OF THE GENERAL LAWS AND THE CONSTITUTION OF THE STATE OF FLORIDA AND THE TOWN OF MIAMI LAKES CHARTER, FOR THE HOLDING OF A BOND REFERENDUM ELECTION IN CONJUNCTION WITH THE REGULAR MUNICIPAL ELECTION OF THE TOWN OF MIAMI LAKES, FLORIDA, ON NOVEMBER 8, 2022
  • Ordinance 22-295 | RELATING TO PUBLIC PRIVATE PARTNERSHIPS AND UNSOLICITED PROPOSALS; AMENDING CHAPTER 2, ARTICLE V “CONTRACTS AND PURCHASING” TO ADD DIVISION 4 ENTITLED “PUBLIC PRIVATE PARTNERSHIPS”
  • Ordinance 22-294 | AMENDING CHAPTER 13, OF THE LAND DEVELOPMENT CODE, SECTION 13- 1614 TITLED “COMPLIANCE WITH FAA RULES”, PROVIDING FOR INCLUSION INTO THE CODE
  • Ordinance 22-293 | AMENDING CHAPTER 39 “TRAFFIC AND VEHICLES”, CREATING ARTICLE III “GOLFCARTS”
  • Ordinance 22-292 | AMENDING ORDINANCE NO. 21-285 AMENDING THE TOWN’S FISCAL YEAR 2021-2022 BUDGET
  • Ordinance 22-291 | AMENDING CHAPTER 18, ESTABLISHING ARTICLE X, TITLED “PRIVATE LAKE MAINTENANCE PARK LICENSE AND USE PROGRAM” OF THE TOWN OF MIAMI LAKES CODE OF ORDINANCE; PROVIDING FOR INCLUSION INTO THE CODE
  • Ordinance 22-290 | AMENDING CHAPTER 13, THE LAND DEVELOPMENT CODE, SECTION 13-449 TITLED “SWALE AREAS”, AND SECTION 13- 1508 “DRIVEWAYS AND PARKING SPACES”
  • Ordinance 22-289 | AMENDING CHAPTER 13, THE LAND DEVELOPMENT CODE, ARTICLE IX, TITLED “SIGNS”
  • Ordinance 22-288 | AMENDING CHAPTER 13, SECTION 13-2116, TITLED “PROCESS” OF THE TOWN OF MIAMI LAKES CODE OF ORDINANCE; PROVIDING FOR INCLUSION INTO THE CODE
  • Ordinance 22-287 | AMENDING ARTICLE III, SECTION 2-55 OF THE TOWN CODE TITLED “TOWN MANAGER”
  • Ordinance 22-286 | DELETING CHAPTER 4, ARTICLE V OF THE TOWN OF MIAMI LAKES CODE OF ORDINANCES, AND CREATING CHAPTER 13, ARTICLE VII, SECTION 13-1704 TITLED “GREEN BUILDING PROGRAM”

2021 Ordinances

  • Ordinance 21-285 | APPROVING AND ADOPTING THE BUDGET FOR THE TOWN OF MIAMI LAKES FOR FISCAL YEAR 2021-2022
  • Ordinance 21-284 | ADOPTING THE MILLAGE RATE OF THE TOWN FOR THE FISCAL YEAR COMMENCING OCTOBER 1, 2021 THROUGH SEPTEMBER 30, 2022, PURSUANT TO SECTION 200.065, FLORIDA STATUTES
  • Ordinance 21-283 | RELATING TO EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT, AMENDING CHAPTER 2 “ADMINISTRATION”, OF THE TOWN CODE, CREATING ARICLE VII, TITLED EMERGENCY PROCEDURES, PROVIDING FOR FINDINGS OF FACT, INTENT AND PURPOSE
  • Ordinance 21-282 | APPROVING, ADOPTING, A NON-AD VALOREM ASSESSMENT ROLL FOR SPECIAL TAXING DISTRICTS
  • Ordinance 21-281 | AMENDING CHAPTER 13 “LAND DEVELOPMENT CODE”, ARTICLE V ” ALLOWABLE ENCROACHMENTS INTO THE REQUIRED YARDS AND EXCEPTIONS TO THE MAXIMUM PERMITTED HEIGHTS” , SECTION 13-1508 “DRIVEWAYS AND PARKING SPACES”
  • Ordinance 21-280 | PROVIDING FOR A SHORT TERM INTERFUND LOAN FROM UNRESTRICTED GENERAL FUND BALANCE TO CAPITAL FUNDS IN AN AMOUNT NOT TO EXCEED $2,500,000
  • Ordinance 21-279 | AUTHORIZING THE ISSUANCE OF NOT TO EXCEED $15,500,000 AGGREGATE PRINCIPAL AMOUNT OF STORMWATER UTILITY SYSTEM REVENUE BONDS, SERIES 2021, TO PROVIDE FUNDS, TOGETHER WITH OTHER AVAILABLE MONEYS, TO FINANCE THE COSTS OF IMPROVEMENTS TO THE TOWN’S STORMWATER UTILITY SYSTEM
  • Ordinance 21-278 | RELATING TO TRANSPORTATION REGULATIONS
  • Ordinance 21-277 | AMENDING CHAPTER 13 OF THE TOWN OF MIAMI LAKES CODE OF ORDINANCE, CREATING ARTICLE XII TITLED “NAMING RIGHTS AND SPONSORSHIP POLICY” PROVIDING FOR INCLUSION INTO THE CODE
  • Ordinance 21-276 | RELATING TO ZONING; AMENDING SECTION 13-799.7, “CANNABIS DISPENSARIES, MEDICAL MARIJUANA TREATMENT FACILITIES, AND INDEPENDENT TESTING LABORATORIES”
  • Ordinance 21-275 | AMENDING ORDINANCE NO. 20-269 AS AMENDED BY ORDINANCE NO. 20-270 AND 21-272, AMENDING THE TOWN’S FISCAL YEAR 2020-2021 BUDGET
  • Ordinance 21-274 | RELATING TO LANDSCAPE REGULATIONS
  • Ordinance 21-273 | AMENDING ARTICLE IV, DIVISION 2, SECTION 2-102 TITLED “GENERAL FUND RESERVES”
  • Ordinance 21-272 | AMENDING ORDINANCE NO. 20-269, AND AMENDED BY ORDINANCE NO. 20-270 AMENDING THE TOWN’S FISCAL YEAR 2020-2021 BUDGET; PROVIDING FOR EXPENDITURE OF FUNDS

2020 Ordinances

  • Ordinance 20-271 | RELATING TO PERMITTED MATERIALS FOR TOWNHOUSE, SINGLE-FAMILY AND TWO-FAMILY CANOPIES AND ACCESSORY BUILDINGS
  • Ordinance 20-270 | MODIFYING THE BUDGET APPROVED BY ORDINANCE NO. 20-269
  • Ordinance 20-269 | APPROVING AND ADOPTING THE BUDGET FOR THE TOWN OF MIAMI LAKES FOR FISCAL YEAR 2020-2021
  • Ordinance 20-268 | ADOPTING THE MILLAGE RATE OF  THE TOWN  FOR  THE  FISCAL  YEAR COMMENCING OCTOBER 1, 2020 THROUGH SEPTEMBER 30, 2021, PURSUANT TO SECTION 200.065, FLORIDA STATUTES
  • Ordinance 20-267 | MODIFYING THE BUDGET APPROVED BY  ORDINANCE NO. 19-251 AND AMENDED BY ORDINANCE 20 – 258
  • Ordinance 20-266 | AMENDING CHAPTER 35, ARTICLE III, COMMUNICATION FACILITIES IN PUBLIC RIGHTS-OF-WAY, DIVISION 3 PERMITTING AND PLACEMENT OF COMMUNICATION FACILITIES IN THE PUBLIC RIGHTS-OF-WAY
  • Ordinance 20-265 | APPROVING, ADOPTING, A NON-AD VALOREM ASSESSMENT ROLL FOR SPECIAL TAXING DISTRICTS
  • Ordinance 20-264 | AMENDING CHAPTER 13, ARTICLE IV, DIVISION 3, RU-TH TOWNHOUSE DISTRCT, SEC. 13-444, DEVELOPMENT REGULATIONS; PROVIDING FOR SERVERABILITY
  • Ordinance 20-263 | AMENDING CHAPTER 13, ARTICLE VI, DIVISION 1, CREATING SECTION 13-1617. – SCHOOL FACILITIES SAFETY CONSIDERATIONS, PROVIDING FOR REPEAL OF LAWS IN CONFLICT
  • Ordinance 20-262 | RELATING TO ATTACHED CANOPIES FOR SINGLE-FAMILY AND TWO-FAMILY BUILDINGS
  • Ordinance 20-261 | RELATING TO ENCROACHMENTS BEYOND THE TIE-LINE FOR WATERFRONT SINGLE-FAMILY AND TWO-FAMILY BUILDINGS
  • Ordinance 20-260 | RELATING TO MOBILITY FEES; AMENDING CHAPTER 13, “LAND DEVELOPMENT CODE”, AT ARTICLE X, “CONCURRENCY REGULATIONS AND MITIGATION OF DEVELOPMENT IMPACTS”, DIVISION 2, “MOBILITY FEE”; PROVIDING FOR REPEAL OF LAWS IN CONFLICT
  • Ordinance 20-259 | RELATING TO DRIVEWAYS IN RESIDENTIAL DISTRICTS
  • Ordinance 20-258 | AMENDING ORDINANCE NO. 19-251; AMENDING THE TOWN’S FISCAL YEAR 2019-2020 BUDGET
  • Ordinance 20-257 | AUTHORIZING A LOAN IN THE AGGREGATE PRINCIPAL AMOUNT OF NOT EXCEEDING $15,000,000, IN THE FORM OF A NON-REVOLVING LINE OF CREDIT, FOR THE PURPOSE OF PROVIDING LIQUIDITY FINANCING FOR THE PROJECT DESCRIBED HEREIN
  • Ordinance 20-256 | AMENDING ARTICLE IV, DIVISION 2, SECTION 2-102 TITLED “GENERAL FUND RESERVES”
  • Ordinance 20-255 | RELATING TO ALLOWABLE USES IN COMMERCIAL DISTRICTS
  • Ordinance 20-254 | AMENDING CHAPTER 12, LAW ENFORCEMENT, CREATING ARTICLE IV, TITLED “SALE OF NICOTINE VAPORIZERS (E-CIGARETTES), LIQUID NICOTINE TO MINORS AND POSSESSION BY MINORS PROHIBITED, PROVIDING FOR SIGNAGE REQUIREMENTS”

2019 Ordinances

  • Ordinance 19-253 | RELATING TO PERMITTED FENCE HEIGHTS FOR SINGLE-FAMILY AND TWO-FAMILY BUILDINGS
  • Ordinance 19-252 | RELATING TO SOLAR ENERGY SYSTEMS
  • Ordinance 19-251 | APPROVING AND ADOPTING THE BUDGET FOR THE TOWN OF MIAMI LAKES FOR FISCAL YEAR 2019-20
  • Ordinance 19-250 | ADOPTING THE MILLAGE RATE OF THE TOWN FOR THE FISCAL YEAR COMMENCING OCTOBER 1, 2019 THROUGH SEPTEMBER 30, 2020, PURSUANT TO SECTION 200.065, FLORIDA STATUTES
  • Ordinance 19-249 | APPROVING, ADOPTING, A NON-AD VALOREM ASSESSMENT ROLL FOR SPECIAL TAXING DISTRICTS
  • Ordinance 19-248 | AMENDING CHAPTER 13, “LAND DEVELOPMENT CODE”, AT ARTICLE XI, “FEES”, AT SECTION 13-2102, RELATING TO VARIANCE APPLICATION FEES
  • Ordinance 19-247 | CREATING REGULATIONS FOR THE USE OF FPL FRANCHISE FEES
  • Ordinance 19-246 | GRANTING TO FLORIDA POWER & LIGHT COMPANY, ITS SUCCESSORS AND ASSIGNS, AN ELECTRIC FRANCHISE, IMPOSING PROVISIONS AND CONDITIONS RELATING THERETO, PROVIDING FOR MONTHLY PAYMENTS TO THE TOWN OF MIAMI LAKES
  • Ordinance 19-245 | AMENDING CHAPTER 35, STREET, SIDEWALKS AND OTHER PUBLIC PLACES, CREATING DIVISION 7, TITLED “DOCKLESS MOBILITY”, PERMITTING AND REGULATING THE PLACEMENT AND USE OF DOCKLESS BICYCLES AND SCOOTERS ON THE TOWN’S RIGHTS-OF-WAY
  • Ordinance 19-244 | RELATING TO PARKING OF COMMERCIAL VEHICLES
  • Ordinance 19-243 | AMENDING ORDINANCE NO. 18-230, AS AMENDED BY ORDINANCE 2019-237
  • Ordinance 19-242 | RELATING TO ZONING; AMENDING CHAPTER 13, LAND DEVELOPMENT CODE, AT ARTICLE V, SECTION 13-1507, ENTITLED “DECKS AND WALKWAYS,” PERMITTING A DECK TO BE LOCATED WITHIN THE REQUIRED STREET SIDE YARD SETBACK OF CORNER LOTS FOR PROPERTIES ZONED RU-1Z
  • Ordinance 19-241 | AMENDING SECTION 2.55(c) OF THE TOWN CODE, TITLE TOWN MANAGER SELECTION AND APPOINTMENT
  • Ordinance 19-240 | AMENDING SECTION 2.56(c) OF THE TOWN CODE, TITLED TOWN ATTORNEY SELECTION AND APPOINTMENT
  • Ordinance 19-239 | RELATING TO PREVENTION OF HUMAN TRAFFICKING; AMENDING CHAPTER 13, “LAND DEVELOPMENT CODE”, AT ARTICLE IV, “ZONING DISTRICT REGULATIONS”, PROVIDING FOR FINDINGS OF FACT, INTENT AND PURPOSE
  • Ordinance 19-238 | AMENDING CHAPTER 35, “STREETS, SIDEWALKS AND OTHER PUBLIC PLACES”, AT ARTICLE I, “IN GENERAL”, AT SECTION 35-4 THROUGH 35-6, PROVIDING FOR THE ADOPTION OF NEW FEES AND PENALTIES AND AMENDMENT OF FEES BY RESOLUTION
  • Ordinance 19-237 | AMENDING ORDINANCE NO. 18-230; AMENDING THE TOWN’S FISCAL YEAR 2018-2019 BUDGET
  • Ordinance 19-236 | RELATING TO CHAPTER 2, ARTICLE IV, FINANCE, REGARDING THE ESTABLISHMENT OF A LONG-TERM INFRASTRUCTURE RENEWAL AND REPLACEMENT FUND; PROVIDING FOR AUTHORITY
  • Ordinance 19-235 | RELATING TO LANDSCAPING; AMENDING SECTION 13-1701, ENTITLED “REQUIRED LANDSCAPING,” OF THE LAND DEVELOPMENT CODE