Summary of Actions

April 16, 2019

Business of the Quarter.  Mayor Hal Rose presented the Second Quarter awards to Academy Sports and Walmart recognizing them for Business of the Quarter.

Introduction of New Employee.  City Manager Scott Morgan introduced Deputy Building Official Jim Parker, who started with the City on March 25.

Conduct Interviews for Vacancies on the Board of Adjustment.  Council conducted interviews of three candidates who expressed interest in serving on the Board of Adjustment.  Appointments have been scheduled for May 7, 2019.

Presentation to Mayor Hal Rose for Completion of IEMO III: The Leadership Challenge.  Deputy Mayor Pat Bentley presented Mayor Rose with the completion certification for IEMO III, which is an advanced course for elected officials provided by the Florida League of Cities.

Consent Agenda.  Council unanimously approved the Regular City Council meeting minutes for Tuesday, April 2, 2019.

Code Amendment to Require More than One Access to Residential Communities With 200 or More Dwelling Units.  Council approved, 6-1, with Council Member Gaffney opposed, the first reading of Ordinance No. 2019-08, adding requirements for more than one ingress and egress to residential communities with 200 dwelling units or more, and set the matter for public hearing and adoption for May 7, 2019.

Professional Engineering Task Order for Melbourne Estates/Henry Avenue Water Main Replacement Project.  Council unanimously authorized the City Manager to execute the professional engineering task order for the Melbourne Estates/Henry Avenue Water Main Replacement Project in the not-to-exceed amount of $143,770.

Council directed staff to research what other municipalities have done to restrict panhandling.

For additional information on these matters, call the City Clerk’s office at 321-837-7774.  City Council will meet again on Tuesday, May 7, 2019, after which this page will be updated.