Summary of Actions

CITY COUNCIL
SUMMARY OF ACTIONS
June 16, 2020

Budget Workshop – Proposed FY 2020-2021 Operating Budget.  Council discussed the proposed October 1, 2020, to September 30, 2021, budget, developed in accordance with the Council’s stated budgetary priority projects and programs.

Introduction of New Employee.  Parks and Recreation Director Rich Boprey introduced Recreation Worker Ben Lara, who started with the City on June 4, 2020.

Proposed City Charter Amendments.  Council held a final public hearing, and unanimously approved Ordinance No. 2020-02 to include five referendum questions for City Charter amendments for voters to consider as part of the November 3, 2020 ballot.

Food Truck Pilot Program.  Council held a public hearing and unanimously approved Ordinance No. 2020-01 to establish a one year pilot program for food trucks.

Code Changes to Allow Temporary Housing After Declared Disaster.  Council held a public hearing and unanimously approved the first reading of Ordinance Number 2020-03, to allow temporary housing for State declared disasters, and set the matter for public hearing and adoption on July 7, 2020.

Code Changes to Chapter 86.  Council held a public hearing and unanimously approved the first reading of Ordinance No. 2020-04, to modify Chapter 86, Subdivisions, and set the matter for public hearing and adoption on July 7, 2020.

Consent Agenda.  Council unanimously approved the following consent items:

  • The City Council meeting minutes for Tuesday, June 2, 2020.
  • The purchase of one 2020 Ford Ranger XL Crew Cab in the amount of $24,950 from Bozard Ford through the Florida Sheriff’s Association piggyback bid for the Parks and Recreation Department

Interlocal Agreement with Brevard County.  Council unanimously approved an interlocal agreement with Brevard County for use of CARES Act funding for reimbursement of certain direct City expenses of responding to the COVID-19 pandemic.

Grant-Funded Back-up Generators for Sewer Collection System.  Council unanimously approved awarding the purchase of the two mobile diesel generators to ACF Standby Systems, through the Florida Sheriff’s Association, in the amount of $172,820.

Florida League of Cities 94th Annual Conference. Council unanimously designated Mayor Hal Rose to be the voting delegate for the Florida League of Cities annual conference business meeting.

For additional information on these matters, call the City Clerk’s office at 321-837-7774.  City Council will meet again on Tuesday, July 7, 2020, after which this page will be updated.