September 3, 2014 Special Meeting

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September 3, 2014 Special Meeting

TOWN OF I N D I A L A N T I C
Brevard County, Florida 32903
SPECIAL COUNCIL MEETING
September 3, 2014 Town Hall
MINUTES NO. 14-13

MINUTES OF A TOWN COUNCIL MEETING HELD IN THE INDIALANTIC TOWN HALL ON SEPTEMBER 3, 2014

PRESENT: Hon. Dave Berkman, Mayor
Hon. Loren Goldfarb, Deputy Mayor
Hon. Dick Dunn, Councilmember
Hon. Stuart Glass, Councilmember
Hon. Randy Greer, Councilmember
Christopher W. Chinault, Town Manager
Laura Eaton, Town Clerk

I. CALL TO ORDER AT 6:00 PM

Mayor Berkman called the meeting to order at 6:05 pm.

II. PLEDGE OF ALLEGIANCE

III. PUBLIC HEARING ON TENTATIVE 2014-2015 MILLAGE RATE AND BUDGET

A. Council discussion of tentative budget and proposed millage rate

B. Deputy Mayor Goldfarb read the following:

Public Announcement – the proposed millage rate is 6.5835 which is 6.25% over the roll back millage rate of 6.1963 due to the need to advance monies for public safety especially as it relates to maintaining police, fire and rescue communications and to maintain safe streets

C. Public hearings

1. Tentative budget

There were no public comments.

2. Tentative millage rate

There were no public comments.

D. Amend tentative budget (if necessary) and recompute millage rate (if necessary)

E. Adoption of tentative millage rate of 6.5835

Mayor Berkman moved to adopt a tentative millage rate of 6.5835. Deputy Mayor Goldfarb seconded. Motion carried unanimously.

F. Adoption of tentative budget in the amount of $4,211,462 and tentative general fund budget in the amount of $3,309,463

G. Mayor Berkman moved to adopt a tentative budget in the amount of $4,211,462 and tentative general fund budget in the amount of $3,309,463. Councilmember Glass seconded. Motion carried unanimously.

H. Mayor Berkman read the following:

Public Announcement – the final hearing on the tentative millage rate and the tentative budget will be held on September 16, 2014 at 7:00 pm.

IV. ADJOURNMENT

The meeting adjourned at 6:10 pm.
TOWN OF INDIALANTIC

____________________________
Dave Berkman
Mayor

ATTEST: _____________________
Laura Eaton
Town Clerk