Council Chamber 776 NE 125 Street 2nd Floor North Miami, FL 33161
The board shall consist of five (5) individuals whose residences are located within the city and/or who own businesses within the city and who are appointed by the city council. All members shall serve a term of two (2) years.
The mayor and each city councilmember may each nominate one (1) member for appointment to the board. Upon expiration of a term. subsequent appointments for two (2) years shall be made. Any member may be reappointed by the city council for not more than four (4) consecutive terms. Appointments to fill a vacancy shall be for the remainder of the unexpired term.
Three (3) affirmative votes of the city council shall be required to remove any board member, and no cause need be shown for removal. Any board member who has two (2) consecutive unexcused absences shall automatically forfeit board membership.
About the Board
The nuisance abatement board is to serve as a quasi-judicial forum in which controversies over the existence of public nuisances may be resolved in the public interest while according due process of law.
On May 25, 2010, by Ordinance 1295, the Nuisance Abatement Board updated its nuisance regulations.