February 28, 2012

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February 28, 2012

TOWN OF I N D I A L A N T I C
Brevard County, Florida 32903
LOCAL PLANNING AGENCY/ZONING AND PLANNING BOARD
February 28, 2012 5:30 PM Indialantic Town Hall
MINUTES NO. 12-04

MINUTES OF A ZONING AND PLANNING BOARD MEETING HELD IN THE INDIALANTIC TOWN HALL ON FEBRUARY 28, 2012

PRESENT: John MacNeill, Chairman
Rick Bertel, Member
Tom Kleving, Vice-Chairman
Mike McCabe, 1st Alternate
Anne Mayer, 2nd Alternate
Cliff Stokes, Bldg. Official
Christopher W. Chinault, Town Manager
Jennifer Fortin, Secretary

ABSENT: Nancee Hay, Member (excused)
Dan Sullivan, Member (excused)

1. CALL TO ORDER AT 5:30 PM

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

2. ELECTION OF OFFICERS

A. Chairman

Vice-Chairman Kleving moved to nominate John MacNeill. Mr. Bertel seconded. Motion carried unanimously.

B. Vice-Chairman

Chairman MacNeill moved to nominate Tom Kleving. Mr. McCabe seconded. Motion carried unanimously.

3. APPROVAL OF PRIOR MEETING MINUTES

A. Minutes 12-03, January 24, 2012

Vice-Chairman Kleving moved to approve the minutes as written. Ms. Mayer seconded. Motion carried unanimously.

4. APPLICATIONS

A Site Plan Approval – TVR Construction, on behalf of the owner, Paragon Realty, LLC, E ½ of Lots 6 and 19 and all of Lots 7 to 10, 15 to 18, Blk. 15, 325 Fifth Avenue, Indialantic, Florida 32903

Tim Reese, from TVR Construction, presented the site plan for a mechanical room to be added for the new elevator.

Mr. Stokes recommended approval of the plan stating that the proposed mechanical room will be a self-contained room. This site plan increases the project footprint over the previously approved site plan that allowed for the elevator.

Vice-Chairman Kleving moved to approve the site plan as submitted. Mr. Bertel seconded. Motion carried unanimously.

5. REPORTS AND DISCUSSIONS

A. Discussion of definition of principal building Code Section 17-4(51)

Lawrence Maxwell, from Spacecoast Architects, requested that the Board consider an amendment to the definition of principal building.

Mr. Bertel moved to recommend that the following changes be added to Town Code Section 17-4(51)-Principal Building – “A building in which is conducted the principal use of the lot on which it is suited. In a residential district any dwelling shall be deemed the principal building on the lot on which the same is situated. An attached carport, shed, garage or any other structure with one or more walls or part of one wall being a part of the principal building and structurally dependent totally or in part of the principal building, or a covered walkway that could be open sided that is structurally attached to the principal building and carport, shed, or garage and that meets required hurricane force winds, shall be deemed part of the principal building, but a detached and structurally independent carport, garage, or other structure shall be deemed an accessory building,” and that this recommendation be forwarded to the Town Attorney for word smithing and then forwarded to Town Council. Vice-Chairman Kleving seconded. Motion carried unanimously.

B. Ordinance 12-06 – amending Code Section 17-106.3 – 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.

Vice-Chairman Kleving moved to find Ordinance 12-06 consistent with the Town’s adopted Comprehensive Plan, and in particular, Policy 1.1, Objective 1, Future Land Use Element of the Plan. Mr. Bertel seconded. Motion carried with Chairman MacNeill, Vice-Chairman Kleving, Mr. Bertel, and Ms. Mayer voting “aye” and Mr. McCabe voting “nay”.

C. Discussion of Code Section 17-103(b)(3)(g) – RV/Boat Parking

Vice-Chairman Kleving moved to make no change to Code Section 17-103(b)(3)(g). Mr. McCabe seconded. Motion carried with all in favor.

D. Discussion of Town Code Section 17-112 Skateboard Ramps

The Board discussed having restrictions on skateboard use and requested that Town Manager Chinault draft language for the March meeting.

6. REPORT FROM BUILDING OFFICIAL

A. Reports are included in packets for informational pages to the Board.

7. ADJOURNMENT

Ms. Mayer moved to adjourn the meeting at 7:28 pm. Vice-Chairman Kleving seconded. Motion carried unanimously.

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John MacNeill, Chairman

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Jennifer Fortin, Secretary