DOWNLOAD PDF PACKET PRINT AGENDA

C I T Y  O F  F O R T  P I E R C E
 
CITY COMMISSION AGENDA
 

Regular Meeting - Monday, May 16, 2016 - 6:30 p.m.
City Hall - City Commission Chambers, 100 North U.S. #1, Fort Pierce, Florida
 
             
1.   CALL TO ORDER
 
2.   OPENING PRAYER - Reverend George Welch, White City United Methodist Church
 
3.   PLEDGE OF ALLEGIANCE
 
4.   ROLL CALL
 
5.   APPROVAL OF MINUTES
 
  Approval of minutes from the April 27, 2016 special meeting, May 2, 2016 regular meeting and May 4, 2016 special meeting. Click to View
 
6.   PROCLAMATIONS
 
a.   National Safe Boating Week Proclamation being received by Sean Hart and John Thompson, US Coast Guard Flotilla 58 Click to View
 
b.   Public Works Week Proclamation being received by Mike Reals, City of Fort Pierce Public Works Manager Click to View
 
c.   Emergency Services Week Proclamation being received by St. Lucie County Fire District Click to View
 
d.   Presentation of a plaque by Will Armstead, Executive Director of the Boys & Girls Clubs of St. Lucie County. Click to View
 
7.   LETTERS TO COMMISSION
 
a.   Letter from South Beach Friends thanking Officer Elizabeth Louis for her participation in the rescue of a pelican that was entangled in a fishing line. Click to View
 
b.   Letter from Sheila Dobie thanking and complimenting Officer McWilliams for saving her life on March 29, 2016. Click to View
 
c.   Email from Shaniek Maynard, Executive Director, Roundtable of St. Lucie County, thanking Mike Reals and Michelle Kubitschek for their support and contribution to the success of the Kids at Hope Spring Break Camp, which was hosted at the River Walk Center and Historic City Hall from March 22 - 24, 2016. Click to View
 
d.   Letter from Christopher L. Elg, Chief of Police, Tequesta Police Department, commending Officer Nick McWilliams for going above and beyond in providing assistance to his department, which led to the arrest of a serial armed robber. Click to View
 
8.   COMMENTS FROM THE PUBLIC ON AGENDA ITEMS NOT REQUIRING PUBLIC HEARINGS

Any person who wishes to comment on an agenda item which is not under Public Hearings on the Agenda may be heard at this time and must sign up to speak in advance. Please limit your comments to three (3) minutes or less, as directed by the Mayor, as this section of the Agenda is limited to thirty minutes. The City Commission will not be able to take any official actions under Comments from the Public. Speakers will address the Mayor, Commissioners, and the Public with respect. Inappropriate language will not be tolerated.

----
 
9.   ADDITIONS OR DELETIONS TO AGENDA AND APPROVAL OF AGENDA
 
10.   CONSENT AGENDA
 
a.   Approval of Lease Agreement between the City of Fort Pierce and Jetty View, LLC for a one-year term to create a temporary parking lot along Seaway Drive in the amount of $48,000.00 annually. Click to View
 
b.   Approval of the purchase of CivicHR Human Resources Premium Package Module from CivicPlus in the amount of $13,162.00 Click to View
 
c.   Request to waive interest, penalties, and administrative fees in the amount of $363.54 for Lot Clearing Lien against 2805 Serenity Circle, Ft. Pierce, FL, 34979, Property ID #2432-800-0090-000-6 which was previously owned by James Yackley, 55 Via Sonrisa, San Clemente, CA 92673 and currently owned by Jay E. Stewart, PO Box 13138, Ft. Pierce, FL 34979 leaving a balance of  $220.78 payable in 60 days. Click to View
 
d.   Request to reduce code enforcement fines in the amount of $1,088,550.00 against 114 Maple Avenue, Ft. Pierce, FL 34982, Parcel ID #2422-504-0027-000-4 which was previously owned by Yves Guerrier, 114 Maple Avenue, Ft. Pierce, FL 34982 and currently owned by Bank of America, 7887 Safeguard Circle, Valley View, OH 44125 to $8,500.00 payable in 60 days. Click to View
 
11.   PUBLIC HEARINGS
 
12.   MISCELLANEOUS REPORTS & REQUESTS
 
a.   Sunrise Theatre Foundation brief presentation by Charles Hayek followed by a request for a brick-sale in front of the Theatre by Michael K. Horowitz
 
Click to View
 
b.   Special Presentation on Fire District Referendum - Fire Chief Buddy Emerson Click to View
 
c.   Annual Report on the Retirement & Benefit System Click to View
 
d.   Monthly Financial Report for the Month ending April 30, 2016 Click to View
 
13.   CITY COMMISSION
 
a.   Resolution 16-R20 appointing and reappointing members to the City of Fort Pierce Police Officers' Supplemental Pension Fund Board of Trustees. Click to View
 
b.   Resolution 16-R21 Adopting Amended Citizen Participation Plan Click to View
 
c.   Resolution No. 16-R22 approving the recording of the 13th Street Maintenance Map extending from Moore's Creek to Avenue E.  Click to View
 
d.   Resolution No. 16-R23 providing limited authorizations for management, the Special Magistrates and the Code Enforcement Board to mitigate lien reduction requests when specific criteria are met. Click to View
 
e.   Resolution 16-R24 Approving the City's Participation in the Indian River Lagoon Regional Compact. Click to View
 
f.   Consideration of letter of support of Manatee Observation and Education Center (MOEC) to endorse its grant application to the Florida Division of Cultural Affairs for general operation support for 2017-2018. Click to View
 
14.   COMMENTS FROM THE PUBLIC

Any person who wishes to comment on any subject may be heard at this time. Please limit your comments to three (3) minutes or less, as directed by the Mayor, as this section of the Agenda is limited to thirty minutes. The City Commission will not be able to take any official actions under Comments from the Public. Speakers will address the Mayor, Commissioners, and the Public with respect. Inappropriate language will not be tolerated.
 
15.   COMMENTS FROM THE CITY MANAGER
 
16.   COMMENTS FROM THE COMMISSION
 
17.   ADJOURNMENT
 
 
Pursuant to Section 286.0105, Florida Statutes, the City hereby advises you that if you or another person decide to appeal any decision made by the City Commission with respect to any matter considered at its meeting or hearing, that you or said person will need a record of the proceedings, and that for such purpose, affected persons may need to insure that a verbatim record of the proceedings is made, which record includes the testimony and evidence upon which the appeal is to be based.  This notice does not constitute consent by the City for the introduction or admission into evidence of otherwise inadmissible or irrelevant evidence, nor does it authorize challenges or appeals not otherwise allowed by law. 
 
In accordance with the Americans with Disabilities Act and Section 286.26, Florida Statutes, persons with disabilities needing special accommodation to participate in this meeting should contact the City Clerk’s Office at (772) 467-3052 at least 48 hours prior to the meeting.

    

Level double AA conformance,
                W3C WAI Web Content Accessibility Guidelines 2.0

AgendaQuick ©2005 - 2020 Destiny Software Inc. All Rights Reserved.