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Meeting Name: BOARD OF HEALTH Agenda status: Final
Meeting date/time: 9/7/2023 5:30 PM Minutes status: Final  
Meeting location: City Hall, 200 E Wells St, Rm 303
Published agenda: Agenda Agenda Published minutes: Minutes Minutes  
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     This meeting will be in-person with a virtual option. Join Zoom Meeting https://zoom.us/j/99209923533?pwd=OEJ1MXRyWVk5eWtUUDBteTllYlZLZz09 Meeting ID: 992 0992 3533 Passcode: 337213 One tap mobile +13017158592,,99209923533#,,,,*337213# US (Washington DC) +13126266799,,99209923533#,,,,*337213# US (Chicago)    Not available
   1. Call to Order    Not available
     Chair Caroline Gomez-Tom called the meeting to order at 5:31 pm    Not available
   2. Roll Call    Not available
     Present: Ruthie Burich-Weatherly, Caroline Gomez-Tom, Bria Grant, Wujie Zhang, Ald. JoCasta Zamarripa and Ericka Sinclair Absent: Excused: Dr. Ian Martin Remove Julie Means from the agenda header     Not available
   3. Approval of July 6, 2023 Board meeting minutes    Not available
     Board member Ruthie Burich-Weatherly motioned to approve, Board member Wujie Zhang seconded, the motion passed with all in favor and none opposed.    Not available
   4. Election of Board Officers    Not available
     Chair: Board member Ruthie Burich-Weatherly nominated Board member Caroline Gomez-Tom for Chair, Board member Ericka Sinclair seconded the motion, with all in favor and none opposed. Vice Chair: Board member Ericka Sinclair nominated Board member Ruthie Burich-Weatherly for Vice Chair, Board member Wujie Zhang seconded the motion, with all in favor and none opposed.     Not available
   5. Communication from Commissioner, Dr. Mike Totoraitis    Not available
     Commissioner Totoraitis presented a health department update including current priorities such as accreditation, RNC planning, performance management, Community Health Improvement Plan (MKE Elevate), Office of Violence Prevention transition, Board vacancies and Substance Use Disorder Strategic Plan. The presentation also included an update regarding the West Nile virus, and COVID-19.    Not available
   6. Presentation from Emergency Preparedness Director, Dr. Nick Tomaro, regarding the City of Milwaukee’s 2024 Republican National Convention Planning Update    Not available
     Standing Agenda Items:    Not available
   7. Home Environmental Health (Lead Program)    Not available
     An in-depth lead update will be presented at the next Board meeting.     Not available
   8. Office of Violence Prevention (OVP)    Not available
     An update will be provided at the Board next meeting.    Not available
   9. Discussion and Possible Action on frequency of Board of Health meetings    Not available
     No changes were made. The meeting will continue to be held bi-monthly on the first Thursday of the month from 5:30 to 7:30 pm.    Not available
   10. MHD Board Member and Branch Collaboration Updates     Not available
     No new updates.    Not available
   11. Future agenda items [Next board meeting, Thursday, November 2, 2023 @ 5:30 pm]    Not available
   12. Adjournment    Not available
     Vice Chair Ruthie Burich-Weatherly motioned to adjourn, Board member Ericka Sinclair seconded the motion passed with all in favor. The meeting was adjourned at 6:54 pm.    Not available
     In the event that Common Council members who are not members of this committee attend this meeting, this meeting may also simultaneously constitute a meeting of the Common Council or any of the following committees: Community and Economic Development, Finance and Personnel, Judiciary and Legislation, Licenses, Public Safety and Health, Public Works, Zoning, Neighborhoods & Development, and/or Steering and Rules. Whether a simultaneous meeting is occurring depends on whether the presence of one or more of the Common Council member results in a quorum of the Common Council or any of the above committees, and, if there is a quorum of another committee, whether any agenda items listed above involve matters within that committee’s realm of authority. In the event that a simultaneous meeting is occurring, no action other than information gathering will be taken at the simultaneous meeting.     Not available
     Upon reasonable notice, efforts will be made to accommodate the needs of persons with disabilities through sign language interpreters or auxiliary aids. For additional information or to request this service, contact the City Clerk's Office ADA Coordinator at 286-2998, (FAX)286-3456, (TDD)286-2025 or by writing to the Coordinator at Room 205, City Hall, 200 E. Wells Street, Milwaukee, WI 53202.    Not available
     City Hall and the Zeidler Municipal Building are accessible by "The Hop" City Hall Stations, the MCTS Green Line, Gold Line, 14, 15, 19, 30, 33, and 57 bus routes. Visit https://www.ridemcts.com/ for more information.     Not available
     Bike racks are available on Water Street, Market Street, and Broadway, and a Bublr Bike Share station is located on the northeast corner of Kilbourn Avenue and Water Street.    Not available
     Limited parking for persons attending meetings in City Hall is available at reduced rates (5 hour limit) at the Milwaukee Center on the southwest corner of East Kilbourn and North Water Street. Parking tickets must be validated in the first floor Information Booth in City Hall.    Not available
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