LimeBike Memorandum of Understanding

PLANNING BOARD MINUTES - FEBRUARY 11, 2016

FEBRUARY 11, 2016

THURSDAY, 6:30 P.M.

In Attendance:

Scott Davis, Public Works Director

David Dacquisto, Planning Director

Anthony Flores, Code Compliance Supervisor

 

1) Roll Call: Mr. Carlos Diaz, Mr. Sid Reese, Mr. Robert Abramitis, Mr. John Busta, Chairman Richard Fernandez

 

II) BOARD MEMBER DISCLOSURES - None

 

III) DISCUSSION –

 

1) Florida Friendly Landscaping, ground cover requirements.

 

Mr. Davis, Public Works Director and Anthony Flores, Code Compliance were present. The Board discussed landscaping, plantings in the swale and code compliance issues and efforts. The Board asked if Public Works could provide a list of plants that would always look good. Mr. Davis responds that there are too many variables that influence the living ground cover. There was discussion about allowing or prohibiting certain plants.

Mr. Flores went over the process that Code Enforcement takes in each case when dealing with violation of any code requirement. The issue will be on the February 25 agenda for a public hearing.

 

2. Front yard hedge height limit along high traffic streets, fence material and corner plots.

 

The Board discussed allowing taller hedges in the front yards of residences on busy streets. Mr. Dacquisto, Hedges in the rear and side height is now 6’ and the front is 3 ½. The Board commented on privacy and openness. The Board discussed the character of the village. The issue will be on the February 25 agenda for a public hearing.

 

IV) NEXT WORKSHOP – TBA. <

1) Agenda TBD.

 

V) NEXT REGULAR BOARD HEARING – February 25, 2015.

1) Agenda TBD.

VI) ADJOURNMENT