September 23, 2015

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September 23, 2015

TOWN OF I N D I A L A N T I C
Brevard County, Florida 32903
SPECIAL COUNCIL MEETING
September 23, 2015 Town Hall
MINUTES NO. 15-13

MINUTES OF A SPECIAL TOWN COUNCIL MEETING HELD IN THE INDIALANTIC TOWN HALL ON SEPTEMBER 23, 2015

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

This meeting was tape recorded. Records are indexed and filed for ready reference where such have been summarized in typed minutes.

I. CALL TO ORDER AT 5:30 PM

Mayor Berkman called the meeting to order at 5:30 pm.

II. PLEDGE OF ALLEGIANCE

III. FINAL PUBLIC HEARING ON TENTATIVE 2015-2016 MILLAGE RATE AND BUDGET

A. Resolution 15-11 – Adoption of millage rate for 2015-2016

Mayor Berkman read the following announcement – the millage rate to be levied for the Town of Indialantic is 6.4695 which is a 4.02% increase over the rolled back millage rate of 6.2195 and is 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

1. Public hearing

The following people spoke on the proposed millage rate:

Kathleen Hubbard, 1438 S. Riverside Drive
Karen Turja, 303 Melbourne Avenue
Walt Fredrickson, 414 S. Riverside Drive
Chris Ullian, 610 S. Riverside Drive

2. Adoption

Deputy Mayor Glass moved to adopt Resolution 15-11. Councilmember Dunn seconded. Motion carried with Mayor Berkman voting “nay.”

B. Resolution 15-12 – Adoption of the 2015-2016 budget with a General Fund budget in the amount of $3,562,762 and a total budget of $4,784,894

1. Public hearing

There were no public comments.

2. Adoption

Deputy Mayor Glass moved to approve Resolution 15-12. Councilmember Hoffman seconded. Motion carried unanimously.

V. ADJOURNMENT

The meeting adjourned at 6:35 pm.

TOWN OF INDIALANTIC

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Dave Berkman
Mayor

ATTEST: _____________¬¬¬______________
Laura Eaton
Town Clerk