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Summary of Actions


May 16, 2017

Town Center Overlay District and Prohibition of New Service Stations on Minton Road from Helen Street to the I-95 Overpass.  Council held a public hearing and unanimously approved Ordinance No. 2017-08 creating the town center overlay zoning district to allow future code changes related to the East Central Florida Regional Planning Council’s study and prohibiting future service stations on a section of Minton Road between the I-95 overpass and Helen Street.

Ordinance No. 2017-09, Moratorium on Medical Marijuana Treatment Center Dispensing Facilities.  Council held a public hearing and unanimously approved Ordinance No. 2017-09 extending the moratorium on medical marijuana dispensaries within the City, and on the issuance of business tax receipts, development orders or permits for such facilities within the City, for a period of 180 days.

Consent Agenda.  Council unanimously approved the following:

  • The Regular City Council meeting minutes for Tuesday, May 2, 2017.
  • Resolution No. 2017-18, appropriating the FY2016 CRA fund balance in the amount of $104,008 to the U.S. 192 Street Lighting Project.

Employee Benefit Plan Providers for Plan Year August 1, 2017 – July 31, 2018.
  Council unanimously adopted Resolution No. 2017-16 approving the City’s employee medical insurance plan provided by Health First Health Plans, dental, life, disability and employee assistance plans provided by the Lincoln Financial Group, vision plan provided by Advantica, health reimbursement arrangement and flexible spending account administration provided by Ameriflex, and supplemental insurance plans provided by Colonial Life.

Addition of Position.  Council adopted, 6-1 with Council Member Bentley opposed, Resolution No. 2017-17 approving a new position of Public Works Crew Leader in the Public Works Department.

Final Plat Approval for Sawgrass Lakes Phases Three, Four and Five.  Council unanimously approved the final plats (subdivision layouts) for Sawgrass Lakes Phases Three, Four and Five.


U.S. 192 Decorative Street Lighting Project Pole and Fixture Purchase, FPL “Make Ready” Costs, and Engineering Construction Services.  Council approved 5-2, with Deputy Mayor Young and Council Member Mettrick opposed, 1) the purchase of light poles and fixtures for the U.S. 192 Decorative Street Lighting project in the amount of $517,225.02, 2) the “make ready” power pole cost to be paid to FPL in the amount of $148,120.40, and 3) authorized the City Manager to execute the Letter of Agreement with Neel-Schaffer, Inc., for construction engineering services in the ‘not to exceed’ amount of $112,680.

West Melbourne Community Park Phase 2A Project.  Council unanimously awarded the bid for the West Melbourne Community Park Phase 2A Project to ME Site Development in the amount of $268,699.90.

For additional information on these matters, call the City Clerk’s office at 321-837-7774.  City Council will meet again on Tuesday, May 16, 2017, after which this page will be updated.