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File #: 21-101    Version: 1 Name:
Type: Request Status: Passed
File created: 1/14/2021 In control: City Commission
On agenda: 2/2/2021 Final action: 2/2/2021
Title: RATIFICATION OF EMERGENCY REGULATIONS RELATED TO COVID-19 ACTIVATED UNDER CHAPTER 95 OF THE DELRAY BEACH CODE OF ORDINANCES
Sponsors: City Attorney Department
Attachments: 1. Agenda Cover Report, 2. 44th extension of State of Emergency - COVID -19, 3. 45th Extension State of Emergency - COVID, 4. Res. 41-21 - COVID Adopting PBC 2021-001 - Extending Facial Coverings Directives thru Feb 19 2021

TO:                                          Mayor and Commissioners

FROM:                     Lynn Gelin, City Attorney

DATE:                     February 2, 2021

 

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RATIFICATION OF EMERGENCY REGULATIONS RELATED TO COVID-19 ACTIVATED UNDER CHAPTER 95 OF THE DELRAY BEACH CODE OF ORDINANCES

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Recommended Action:

Recommendation

Motion to Ratify the 44th and 45th Extensions of the State of Emergency for COVID -19 and Resolution No. 41-21.

 

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Background:

Chapter 95 of the Code of Ordinances provides the necessary organization, powers, and authority to enable the use of City resources during a state of emergency.  On March 13, 2020, the City Commission of the City of Delray Beach declared a state of emergency due to the spread of the Novel Coronavirus Disease-2019 (COVID-19).  Thereafter, due to the continued spread of COVID 19 and its impacts on the City of Delray Beach, Interim City Manager Jennifer Alvarez executed the following emergency regulations in order to protect the public health, safety and welfare of the residents of the Delray Beach and the public at large:

                     

                     44th Extension of the Declaration of Emergency dated 1/13/21 extending the local state of emergency for 7 days;

                     45th Extension of the Declaration of Emergency dated 1/20/21 extending the local state of emergency for 7 days;

                     Resolution No. 41-21: Extending Facial Covering Directives.

 

Pursuant to section 95.05(B) of the Delray Beach Code of Ordinances, the City Commission shall confirm any declaration of state of emergency and all emergency regulations activated or rescinded under the provisions of Chapter 95.

 

City Attorney Review:

Approved as to form and legal sufficiency.