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Summary of Actions

 

CITY COUNCIL
SUMMARY OF ACTIONS
August 15, 2017


Presentation of a Certificate of Completion for Institute for Elected Municipal Officials.  Mayor Rose presented a Certificate of Completion to Council Member Barbara A. Smith for completing the Institute for Elected Municipal Officials.

 

Introduction of New Police Officer.  Police Chief Rick Wiley introduced Police Officer Kevin Krukoski.


Police Pension Plan Amendments.  Council held a public hearing and unanimously adopted Ordinance No. 2017-10 amending the Police Officers’ Pension Plan to reflect changes to the Plan resulting from the collective bargaining agreement dated April 18, 2017, and confirmed an interpretation of the Plan made by the Police Pension board on May 4, 2016.

 

Amend the Future Land Use Map of the Horizon 2030 Comprehensive Plan to add the Town Center Overlay Designation to the Map.  Council held a public hearing and unanimously approved the transmittal of the large scale map amendment to the City’s comprehensive plan, adding the new future land use overlay designation, the “Town Center Overlay” to the Future Land Use map.

 

New Zoning Districts – “Commercial New Haven” and “Commercial Wickham”, Consolidations of Multiple Commercial Zoning Districts.  Council held a public hearing and unanimously approved the first reading of Ordinance No. 2017-12, creating the “Commercial New Haven” and “Commercial Wickham” zoning districts in the City’s Community Redevelopment Area, and set the matter for public hearing and adoption on September 5, 2017.

 

Annexation of 3390 Fell Road – Single Family Property (Adjacent to West Melbourne Community Park).  Council held a public hearing and unanimously approved the first reading of Ordinance No. 2017-11, annexing the property at 3390 Fell Road, and set the matter for public hearing and adoption on September 5, 2017.  

 

Consent Agenda.  Council unanimously approved the following:

 

  • The Regular City Council meeting minutes for Tuesday, July 18, 2017. 
  • The Third Quarter FY2017 Budget Status Report.
  • The FY 2017-2018 Administrative Expense Budget for Police Officers’ Pension Plan.
  • The donation of Forfeiture Funds in the amount of $1,000 to sponsor Clue at the Zoo to support Crosswinds Youth Services.
  • The Stormwater Interlocal Agreement with Brevard County.

 

City Contribution to Privately Constructed Public Sewer Line (Life Style Homes / Fell Road).  Council unanimously approved a Sewer Utility Agreement with Life Style Home Builders, Inc. (“Life Style”) for the installation of a 4” PVC public sewer force main along Fell Road, together with related facilities.

Confirmation of City Manager’s Appointment of City Clerk.  Council unanimously confirmed the appointment of Cynthia Hanscom as City Clerk.

Position Reclassification.  Council unanimously adopted Resolution No. 2017-21 approving a position reclassification in the Parks & Recreation Department from a Recreation Manager to a Parks & Recreation Director.


Professional Engineering Task Order for Wood Haven Manor Drainage Improvement Project.  Council unanimously authorized the City Manager to execute the professional engineering task order for the Wood Haven Manor Drainage Improvements Project in the not-to-exceed amount of $87,805.


Professional Engineering Task Order for the Sylvan Estates Area Septic-to-Sewer Study.  Council unanimously authorized the City Manager to execute the professional engineering task order with Infrastructure Solution Services for the Sylvan Estates Area Septic-to-Sewer Study in the not to-exceed amount of $38,400.


Masci General Contractor, Inc. v. Brevard County, et al. – Multiple Party Representation Authorization and Waiver.  Council unanimously authorized the continued representation of both the City of West Melbourne and the City of Melbourne by Robert E. Bonner, Esq. and Meier, Bonner, Muszynski, O’Dell & Harvey, P.A. in the matter of Masci General Contractor, Inc. v. Brevard County, et al.


Christmas Display Options.  Council chose, 6-1 with Mayor Rose opposing, a Christmas display option.


For additional information on these matters, call the City Clerk’s office at 321-837-7774.  City Council will meet again on Tuesday, September 5, 2017, after which this page will be updated.