Summary of Actions

CITY COUNCIL
SUMMARY OF ACTIONS
February 5, 2019


Certificates of Recognition to the 2018-2019 Citizen Leadership Academy Graduates.  Mayor Hal Rose and City Manager Scott Morgan presented certificates to the graduates of the 2018-2019 West Melbourne Citizen Leadership Academy.


Amend the Future Land Use Map Designation for a 7.92-acre Property Owned by Kathleen A. Klair. Council held a public hearing and unanimously approved the first reading of Ordinance No. 2019-02, a small scale comprehensive plan map amendment (SSA-2018-05) to change the future land use designation for a 7.92-acre property located on the west side of Columbia Lane from Brevard County Residential 2 (RES-2) to City of West Melbourne Industrial (IND), and set the matter for public hearing and adoption on February 19, 2019.


Rezoning for a 7.92 acre property owned by Kathleen A. Klair.  Council held a public hearing and unanimously approved the first reading of Ordinance No. 2019-03, rezoning a 7.92 acre property located on the west side of Columbia Lane from Brevard County Transient Tourist Commercial (TU-2) to City of West Melbourne Light Industrial and Warehousing (M-1) and set the matter for public hearing and adoption on February 19, 2019.  Council also unanimously approved the binding development plan, and authorized the Mayor to execute the same upon approval of Ordinance No. 2019-03 at second reading.


Consent Agenda.  Council unanimously approved the following consent items:


•  The Regular City Council meeting minutes for Tuesday, January 15, 2019.

•  The renewal of the county-wide Mutual Aid Agreement between Brevard County law enforcement agencies, including the West Melbourne Police Department.


Property Acquisition on Stephenson Drive for Neighborhood Drainage Improvements.  Council unanimously confirmed and ratified the City Manager’s offer to purchase the property located at 205 Stephenson Drive for the amount of $94,000, and authorized and directed the City Manager to take all actions necessary to close on the property.  Council also unanimously approved Resolution No. 2019-03, providing for an interfund loan from the General Fund to the Stormwater Special Revenue Fund and amending the Stormwater Special Revenue Fund Budget.


Proposal to City of Melbourne Regarding “Sawgrass Lakes West” Development.  Council unanimously approved proposing to the City Council of the City of Melbourne the following:  (1) that Melbourne honor a portion of the de-annexation request from the owners of the 300-acre “Sawgrass Lakes West” site and de-annex approximately 150 acres of the 300 acres, which would then be annexed into West Melbourne; (2) that West Melbourne will provide immediate sewer service to the entire 300 acres, including the portion to remain within the city limits of Melbourne; and (3) that West Melbourne offers to provide water service to the entire 300 acres if Melbourne so desires; and (4) that West Melbourne become responsible for ownership and maintenance of Norfolk Parkway through the entirety of the 300 acres and to the western limit of the contiguous property owned by Errorhead, Inc. and directed staff to approach Errorhead on possible annexation into West Melbourne.


For additional information on these matters, call the City Clerk’s office at 321-837-7774.  City Council will meet again on Tuesday, February 19, 2019, after which this page will be updated.