Summary of Actions

September 21, 2022

Presentation to Senator Debbie Mayfield.  City Council presented a plaque to Senator Debbie Mayfield in appreciation of her support for appropriations for flood risk reduction in a City neighborhood.

Presentation to Home Depot Foundation.  Mayor Rose presented a plaque to Frank Branson and Home Depot Store #0260 for the contribution from the Home Depot Foundation to the landscaping at the Police Department building in remembrance of Captain Carlos R. Navedo.   

Jacobs/CH2M Annual Client Wastewater Operations Report. Representatives from Jacobs/CH2M presented the Annual Client Wastewater Operations Report on the City’s Ray Bullard Water Reclamation Facility.   

FY 2022-2023 Millage Rate and Budget.  Following the public hearing and the required announcement on the rolled-back millage rate, Council unanimously adopted Resolution No. 2022-20 setting the fiscal year 2022-2023 millage rate of 2.1186, and adopted Resolution No. 2022-21 approving the 2022-23 budget.

Annexation of Property at 1340 S. Wickham Road.  Council held a public hearing and approved the first reading of Ordinance No. 2022-21, annexing the property at 1340 S. Wickham Road.   

Parking Code Amendment.  Council unanimously agreed to continue the public hearing for the staff’s proposed parking space ratio changes until October 18, 2022, so that staff can conduct further research and make Planning & Zoning Board suggested changes.

Comprehensive Plan Map Amendment, Rezoning, Development Agreement and Mixed Use Code Amendment for ITG Mixed Use Office/Townhomes at Pinecrest.  Council unanimously agreed to continue the public hearings for the future land use map amendment, rezoning, development agreement and staff’s proposed zoning district mixed use changes until October 18, 2022, so that the development team can make changes to the development agreement.

Consent Agenda.  Council unanimously approved the following consent items:

  • Regular City Council meeting minutes for Tuesday, September 7, 2022, as amended.
  • Fiscal year 2022-2023 law enforcement dispatch services agreement in the annual amount of $129,893.30, and authorized the City Manager to execute the agreement on behalf of the City.    

Engineering Concept Study – Fell Road Extension. Council unanimously approved withdrawing any further consideration for the Fell Road extension in the comprehensive plan.

Purchase of Police Department Vehicles and Associated Equipment.  Council unanimously authorized the purchase of three (3) Ford Interceptor SUV pursuit rated vehicles and the expenditures to outfit the vehicles with necessary equipment.

Recreation Impact Fee Agreement for Epoch West Melbourne. Council unanimously approved the Recreation Impact Fee Credit Agreement with Epoch West Melbourne, LLC providing for payment of a recreation fee in lieu of dedication of park or recreation areas.

Appointments to the Parks & Recreation Advisory Board.   Council unanimously appointed Amy Donahue Benet and Gail Jackson to fill two vacancies on the Parks & Recreation Advisory Board with terms ending November 2023.  

For additional information on these matters, call the City Clerk’s office at 321-837-7774. City Council will meet again on Wednesday, October 4, 2022, after which this page will be updated.