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Please note: this meeting's minutes have not been finalized yet. Actions taken on legislation and their results are not available.
Meeting Name: BOARD OF HEALTH Agenda status: Final
Meeting date/time: 11/2/2023 5:30 PM Minutes status: Draft  
Meeting location: City Hall, 200 E Wells St, Rm 303
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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 Not available
   1. Call to Order     Not available Not available
     Chair Caroline Gomez-Tom called the meeting to order at 5:30 pm.    Not available Not available
   2. Roll Call     Not available Not available
     Present: Caroline Gomez-Tom, Ruthie Burich-Weatherly, Bria Grant, Dr. Ian Martin, Ericka Sinclair, and Wujie Zhang Absent: Excused: Ald. JoCasta Zamarripa     Not available Not available
   3. Approval of September 7, 2023 Board meeting minutes     Not available Not available
     Vice-Chair Ruthie Burich-Weatherly motioned to approve, Board member Bria Grant seconded, the motion passed with all in favor and none opposed.    Not available Not available
   4. Communication from Commissioner, Dr. Mike Totoraitis    Not available Not available
     Commissioner Totoraitis presented a health department update regarding measles (cases, exposure and secondary cases).    Not available Not available
  0  Communication relating to those documents submitted to the Board of Health for its meetings in 2023.    Not available Not available
   5. Presentation from Deputy Commissioner Bailey Murph, regarding Policy, Innovation and Engagement (PIE) Division initiatives update    Not available Not available
     Commissioner Totoraitis presented the Policy, Innovation and Engagement Division update for Deputy Commissioner Murph which included racial equity initiatives such as the City’s Office of Equity & Inclusion, REaL (Race, Ethnicity, and Language) Data Policy, MHD’s Equity Committee upcoming activities, and MKE Elevate [vision and mission statements, timeline, executive summary, priorities and goals, implementation partners and next steps].    Not available Not available
     Standing Agenda Items:     Not available Not available
   6. Home Environmental Health (Lead Program)     Not available Not available
     Environmental Health Deputy Commissioner Tyler Weber and Director of Home Environmental Health, Michael Mannan presented a Lead Program update regarding the enforcement process [changes, tools of enforcement, objectives, partnerships, landlord education and outreach, tenant education, Lead Safe Registry, Land Management System (LMS), operations improvement, collaborations, inspection fees, and challenges].    Not available Not available
   7. Office of Violence Prevention (OVP)    Not available Not available
     Commissioner Totoraitis presented an update regarding the transition of the Office of Violence Prevention from the Health Department to the Department of Administration.    Not available Not available
   8. MHD Board Member and Branch Collaboration updates     Not available Not available
     Board member Dr. Ian Martin met with Director of Medical Services Dr. Heather Paradis regarding the Medical Services branch.    Not available Not available
   9. Future agenda items [Next board meeting, Thursday, January 4, 2024 @ 5:30 pm]    Not available Not available
   10. Adjournment    Not available Not available
     Board member Bria Grant motioned to adjourn, Vice-Chair Ruthie Burich-Weatherly seconded the motion passed with all in favor. The meeting was adjourned at 7:10 pm.    Not available 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 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 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 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 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 Not available
     Persons engaged in lobbying as defined in s. 305-43-4 of the Milwaukee Code of Ordinances are required to register with the City Clerk's Office License Division. Registered lobbyists appearing before a Common Council committee are required to identify themselves as such. More information is available at http://city.milwaukee.gov/Lobbying.    Not available Not available