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              occasionally this season also brings an influx of short-term   September 25, 2021
              and/or vacation rentals.
                                                                    LRA Committee Reports
              Page 15 of your newly-printed 2021 Landings Residential
              Association Membership Directory highlights the following   Public Works Committee
              information from the office of Vice Mayor Heather Moraitis   By Tom Brinkley, Chair
              regarding this issue and is being reprinted below in an effort
              to help you address this situation, should it arise. Only the   All of the surface utility pipes have been cleaned of corrosion
              City of Fort Lauderdale can help address this problem.  and repainted. See below.                 (cont. pg. 8)
              Recently the City enforced these guidelines for a Landings
              resident who took the steps outlined below. The key to success
              is being diligent in reporting and keeping a record of each
              violation. After three violations, the issue should be filed with
              the courts and will be addressed by them.

              VACATION RENTAL CODE VIOLATIONS
              - Gatherings exceeding 20 people. Up to four children under the
              age of 13 do not count towards the occupancy/gathering limits.
              - Excessive noise between the hours of 10:00 pm - 7:00 am.
              Noise that is excessive beyond a period of one (1) minute or
              longer at a distance of twenty-five (25) feet or more when
              measured from a source property line.
              - Excessive noise between 7:00 am and 10:00 pm. Noise that

              is  excessive  beyond  a  period  of  1  minute  or  longer at  a
              distance  of  fifty  (50)  feet  or  more  when  measured  from  a
              source property line.
              - No more than two persons per sleeping room. Solid waste
              containers lingering. Solid waste containers should not be
              placed out before 6:00 pm the day before pick-up and must
              be removed before midnight the day of pickup.
              - Vehicles parked on the street. No on-street parking. All
              vehicles must be parked within the driveway.
              - Unregistered properties operating as vacation rental properties.
              Use the following link to see if a property is registered:
              www.fortlauderdale.gov/departments/sustainable-development/
              community-enhancement-and-compliance/administrative-
              services/vacation-rental-program/registration-enforcement
              How to File a Complaint. Call 954-828-5207. Monday –
              Friday. 8:00 am to 4:00 pm. After hours, call 954-828-8000.
              Or email complaints to: vrinfo@fortlauderdale.gov.
              Fine Amounts and Suspensions. The citation amount for
              registered and unregistered vacation rentals is $200.00 for
              uncontested violations and $275.00 for contested violations.
              - Three violations: 180-day suspension
              - Four violations: 365-day suspension
              - An additional 30 days for a maximum of 12 months
               for every other violation (i.e., five violations are 395
               days suspended)


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