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1994-37 Supporting Position of NW Council of Mayors Reso to Direct Public Sv Commission to Direct Phone Co to Initiate Calling Usage StudeisRESOLUTION NO. 94 - 37 A RESOLUTION OF THE CITY COMMISSION OF THE CITY OF PARKLAND, FLORIDA SUPPORTING THE POSITION OF THE NORTHWEST BROWARD COUNTY, FLORIDA, COUNCIL OF MAYORS REQUESTING THE PUBLIC SERVICE COMMISSION TO DIRECT THE TELEPHONE COMPANY TO INITIATE APPROPRIATE CALLING USAGE STUDIES WHEREAS, the City Commission of the City of Parkland, Florida finds and determines that it is in the best interest of the citizens to support the position of the Northwest Broward County, Florida, Council of Mayors to direct the telephone company to initiate appropriate calling usage studies as described in the attached proposed Resolution attached hereto and made a part hereof; NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED BY THE CITY COMMISSION OF THE CITY OF PARKLAND, FLORIDA, that: Section 1. The City Commission hereby adopts this Resolution supporting the position of the Northwest Broward County, Florida, Council of Mayors. Section 2. That this Resolution shall be in full force and effect immediately upon its passage and adoption. PASSED AND ADOPTED THIS 1ST DAY OF JUNE 1994. SAL GLIARA, SUSAN ARMSTRONG, C.M.C. CLERK 1 A RESOLUTION OF THE NORTHWEST 2 HROWARD COUNTY, FLORIDA, COUNCIL 3 (THE "COUNCIL") OF MAYORS REQUESTING 4 THE PUBLIC SERVICE COMMISSION TO 5 DIRECT THE TELEPHONE COMPANY TO 6 INITIATE APPROPRIATE CALLING USAGE 7 STUDIES IN ORDER TO ESTABLISH 8 EXTENSIVE AREA SERVICE BETWEEN THE 9 CORAL SPRINGS EXCHANGE AND THE 10 HOLLYWOOD, NORTH DADE, MIAMI, 11 PERRINE AND HOMESTEAD EXCHANGES; 12 BETWEEN THE POMPANO EXCHANGE AND THE 13 HOLLYWOOD, NORTH DADE, MIAMI,_ 14 PERRINE AND HOMESTEAD EXCHANGES; 15 BETWEEN THE FORT LAUDERDALE EXCHANGE 16 AND THE PERRINE AND HOMESTEAD 17 EXCHANGES; AND BETWEEN THE 18 HOLLYWOOD EXCHANGE AND THE PERRINE 19 AND HOMESTEAD EXCHANGES; PROVIDING 20 FOR AN EFFECTIVE DATE. 21 22 WHEREAS, Broward County and .Dade County have grown 23 dramatically in recent years; and 24 WHEREAS, a significant amount of growth is attributable to the 25 migration of businesses and families between Broward County and 26 Dade County; and 27 WHEREAS, the businesses and families located in Broward County 28 and those located in Dade County share common interests, and 29 therefore share the need for economical methods of communication 30 between the two counties; and 31 WHEREAS, the Florida Public Service Commission hits authorized 32 a flat rate extended area calling service between certain, but not 33 all, exchanges located in Broward County and Dade County, and 34 fairness demands that the other exchanges not so served be afforded 35 extended are service as well; and SSG/mr 5/2/94 (a: \<nt et d2)nwcamct . re 1 WHEREAS, Section 25-4.059 of the Florida Administrative Code 2 permits the Board of County .Commissioners of Broward County to 3 request the Public Service Commission to direct the telephone 4 company to initiate studies to determine whether to extend the 5 areas of telephone service in order to accommodate the increasing 6 need for economical communication between Broward-County and Dade 7 County; and 8 WHEREAS, it has come to the attention of the Northwest Council 9 of Mayors that Broward County intends to adopt a Resolution to the 10 Public Service Commission to initiate the appropriate calling usage 11 studies pursuant to the aforesaid Florida Administrative Code 12 Section which the Council supports and endorses pursuant to this 13 Resolution; and 14 WHEREAS, the Council further requests and encourages member 15 municipalities in the Council to have their City Councils and City 16 Commissions adopt similar resolutions supporting the request of 17 Broward County and encouraging the Public Service Commission to aCt 18 favorably upon the requests contained in this Resolution; 19 NOW, THEREFORE BE IT RESOLVED by the membership of the 20 Northwest Broward County, Florida Council of Mayors that: 21 Section 1. The Northwest Broward County, Florida, Council 22 of Mayors requests the Public Service Commission to direct the 23 telephone company to initiate appropriate calling usage studies in 24 order to establish extended area service as follows: 25 a. between the Coral Springs exchange and the Hollywood, 26 North Dade, Miami, Perrine and Homestead exchanges; SSG/mr S/2/94 IeA(nlad2)nwcounct.resl VAMP 7 of 4 1 b. between the Deerfield exchange and the Hollywood, North- 2 Dade, Miami, Perrine and Homestead .exchanges; 3 c. between the Pompano exchange and the Hollywood, North 4 Dade, Miami, Perrine, and Homestead exchanges; 5 d. between the Fort Lauderdale exchange and -the Perrine and 6 Homestead exchanges; and 7 e. between the Hollywood exchange and the Perrine and 8 Homestead exchanges. 9 Section 2. The Northwest Broward County, Florida, Council 10 of Mayors hereby further encourages and requests member cities, 11 through their city councils and city commissions, to adopt similar 12 resolutions supporting the Board of County Commissioners of Broward 13 County in their request to the Public Service Commission to 14 initiate appropriate calling usage studies as described herein and 15 to furthermore request the Public Service Commission to act upon 16 the calling usage studies in order to establish extended area 17 service as described in this Resolution. 18 Section 3. This Resolution shall become effective upon its 19 adoption. 20 ADOPTED this day of , 1994. 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 SSG/mr 5/2/94 ia:\(ntaud2)nucounct.res] CITY OF TAMARAC NORMAN ABRAMOWITZ, MAYOR CITY OF PLANTATION FRANK VELTRX, MAYOR 1 2 3 1 5 6 7 8 9 0 1 2 3 4 5 .6 .7 .8 .9 0 1 2 3 4 .5 6 :7 .8 :9 10 31 12 33 ;4 ;6 38 $9 E1 -2 3 4 5 6 SSG/or S/2/94 G:\(nle d2)nwcouncl.rec] CITY OF CORAL SPRINGS JOHN SOMMERER, MAYOR CITY OF MARGATE MITCH ANTON, MAYOR CITY OF LAUDERDALE LAKES ALFONSO GEREFFI, MAYOR CITY OF PARKLAND SAL PAGLIARA, MAYOR CITY OF NORTH LAUDERDALE JACK BRADY, MAYOR CITY OF LAUDERHILL ILENE LIEBERMAN, MAYOR CITY OF COCONUT CREEK RONALD GREENSTEINMAYOR CITY OF SUNRISE STEVE EFFMAN, MAYOR June 2, 1994 Mayor Ron Greenstein City of Coconut Creek 4800 West Copans Road Coconut Creek, Florida 33063 CrrY OF PARKLAND 6500 Parkside Drive Parkland. Florida 33067 (305) 753-5040 • FAX (305) 341-5161 Re: Resolution No. 94-37: Public Service Commission/Telephone Company Dear Mayor Greenstein: Enclosed please find a copy of Resolution No. 94-37 passed by the Parkland City Commission on June 1, 1994 requesting the Public Service Commission to direct the telephone company to initiate appropriate calling usage studies between Broward and Dade Counties. If I can be of any further assistance, please do not hesitate to call me. Sincerely, Susan Armstrong, C.M.C. City Clerk •*: Printed on recycled paper