October 25, 2011

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October 25, 2011

TOWN OF I N D I A L A N T I C
Brevard County, Florida 32903
LOCAL PLANNING AGENCY/ZONING AND PLANNING BOARD
October 25, 2011 5:30 PM Indialantic Town Hall
MINUTES NO. 12-01

MINUTES OF A ZONING AND PLANNING BOARD MEETING HELD IN THE INDIALANTIC TOWN HALL ON OCTOBER 25, 2011

PRESENT: John MacNeill, Chairman
Nancee Hay, Member
Rick Bertel, Member
Mike McCabe, 1st Alternate
Cliff Stokes, Bldg. Official
Christopher W. Chinault, Town Manager
Laura Eaton, Secretary

ABSENT: Tom Kleving, Member Jill Hoffman, 2nd Alternate
Dan Sullivan, Member (excused)

1. CALL TO ORDER AT 5:30 PM

Chairman MacNeill called the meeting to order at 5:30 pm.

2. APPROVAL OF PRIOR MEETING MINUTES

A. Minutes 11-10, July 26, 2011

Ms. Hay moved to approve the minutes. Mr. Bertel seconded. Motion carried unanimously.

3. APPLICATIONS

4. REPORTS AND DISCUSSIONS

A. Ordinance 12-02 – Related to the Florida Building Code – to find consistent with the Town’s adopted Comprehensive Plan, and in particular, Policy 1.1, Objective 1, Future Land Use Element of the Plan

Town Manager Chinault presented background information on the ordinance noting that the Town has been operating under the Florida Building Code since it was adopted by the State in March of 2002.

Mr. McCabe moved to find Ordinance 12-02 consistent with Comprehensive Plan Policy 1.1, Objective 1, Future Land Use Element. Ms. Hay seconded. Motion carried unanimously.

B. To consider an item brought up at the 10/18/11 Council meeting as to whether the Board desires to restrict the parking of vehicles on front lawns in the residential district

Chairman MacNeill advised that this is based on a resident’s complaint made at the Town Council meeting. He stated that washing vehicles in the grass instead of on paved driveways prevents contaminated runoff and is better for the environment.

Town Manager Chinault advised that there are adequate safeguards in the code to protect property values and noted that some properties do not have standard driveways.

It was the consensus of the Board to take no action.

5. REPORT FROM BUILDING OFFICIAL

A. Reports included in packets as informational pages to the Board

6. ADJOURNMENT

Ms. Hay moved to adjourn the meeting at 5:50 pm. Mr. McCabe seconded. Motion carried unanimously.

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John MacNeill, Chairman

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Laura Eaton, Secretary