TOURISM, CULTURE & ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT - BOARDS & COMMITTEES
The Tourism and Development Department supports multiple volunteer boards and committees. To apply to serve on a City board or committee please visit the City Clerk (Hot Link to Clerk’s Page) Office or call them at 305-673-7411. The following is a list and brief description of the boards and committees supported by TCD.ART IN PUBLIC PLACES COMMITTEEThe art in public places committee reviews proposals for permanent and temporary works of public art and makes recommendations to the city commission for such works of art and an appropriate site for works of art. CONVENTION CENTER ADVISORY BOARDThe mission of the board is to act in an advisory capacity to the city commission on matters regarding operation of the convention center, to ensure that highest quality in management and operation by the management group of both the Miami Beach Convention Center; to monitor and consult on the relationship of the Greater Miami and the Beaches Convention and Visitors Bureau with the Miami Beach Convention Center; and to ensure the highest quality of maintenance of the facilities.CULTURAL ARTS COUNCILThe cultural arts council (CAC) develops, coordinates and promotes the performing and visual arts in the city for the enjoyment, education, cultural enrichment and benefit of the residents of and visitors to the city. The CAC also develops and establishes criteria and guidelines for review and funding of qualified not-for-profit arts organizations.
FINE ARTS BOARD
Since 1975 the Fine Arts Board's main activity has been the production of the annual Miami Beach Festival of the Arts, a two-day outdoor art exhibit and sale usually held on the second weekend in February.
PRODUCTION INDUSTRY COUNCILThe purpose of the production industry council is to benefit the city by encouraging the expansion and well-being of the entertainment, production and media industries and by making recommendations to the city commission.
OCEAN DRIVE TASK FORCE
The purpose of the Ocean Drive Task Force was to provide the City Commission with recommendations on ways to improve the Ocean Drive District.
Ocean Drive Task Force Recommendations