Summary of Actions



September 18, 2018

Introduction of New Employee.  Police Chief Wiley introduced Police Officer Adam Butler, who started with the City on September 7.

Interview an Applicant for the Board of Adjustment.  Council conducted an interview of Hugh Nicolay for a vacancy on the Board of Adjustment.  

Adoption of Final FY 2018-2019 Millage Rate and Budget.  Council held a public hearing and adopted, by a 5-2 vote, with Mayor Rose and Council Member Dittmore opposed, Resolution No. 2018-21 setting the fiscal year 2018-2019 millage rate at 2.6017 mills.  Council also adopted Resolution No. 2018-22 approving the 2018-2019 budget by a 5-2 vote, with Mayor Rose and Council Member Dittmore opposed.

Preliminary Plat for John’s Landing Subdivision.  Council held a public hearing and unanimously approved the preliminary plat for John’s Landing Subdivision.

Amendment to C-1 and C-P for Hotel Room Minimum Square Footage.  Council unanimously approved continuing the public hearing for the second reading of Ordinance No. 2018-14 to date certain – October 2, 2018. 

Consent Agenda.  Council unanimously approved the following:

•    Regular City Council meeting minutes for Tuesday, September 4, 2018.

•    Final Plat for Phase Two of Cypress Landings residential subdivision south of Imagine Way and east of Hollywood Boulevard.

•    Adoption of Resolution No. 2018-23 accepting the dedication of the water distribution system and sanitary sewer system, drainage system and road improvements for the Eber Cove subdivision, and authorized the City Manager to sign the Bill of Sale.

Appointment of City of West Melbourne Representative to Melbourne-Tillman Water Control District Board of Directors.  Council unanimously appointed Keith Jerdon to serve as the City of West Melbourne’s representative on the Board of Directors of the Melbourne-Tillman Water Control District for a 3-year term ending September 30, 2021.

City Council Annual Review of Police Chief Wiley’s Performance.  Council unanimously accepted the summary results of Police Chief Wiley’s annual performance evaluation.

City Council Annual Review of City Attorney Richardson’s Performance.  Council unanimously accepted the summary results of City Attorney Richardson’s annual performance evaluation.

Oasis Apartments: Gated Community and Recreation Fee Agreement.  By a 6-1 vote, with Mayor Rose opposed, Council approved a recreation fee payment in lieu of dedication of land or park for recreation areas from Picerne Development Corp for Oasis Apartments.  Council also unanimously approved Oasis Apartments to be a gated community.

Annual Increases for City Manager, City Attorney and Chief of Police.  Council unanimously approved a 5 percent salary increase for the City Attorney, and 4 percent salary increases for the City Manager and Police Chief, all to be effective October 1, 2018.

For additional information on these matters, call the City Clerk’s office at 321-837-7774.  City Council will meet again on Tuesday, October 2, 2018, after which this page will be updated.