Levy County Commission Agenda for Tuesday, Feb. 19, meeting

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February 19, 2013


Call to Order


Pledge to Flag


9:00 a.m. — Public Hearing — Rob Corbitt, Director, Levy County Development

Consider approval of Hardship Variance No. 1-13; Cynthia Alford.


9:15 a.m. — Tammy Jones, Supervisor of Elections

Request approval of matching funds for the Federal Election Activities Grant.


9:30 a.m. — Donna L. Fagan, Executive Director, Another Way Inc.

Present to the Board two grants Another Way has applied for and obtain signatures required by the grantor which will provide certification of local government approval.


9:45 a.m. — Mike West, 911 Coordinator, Levy County Sheriff’s Office

Request Chair’s signature on the Intrado, Inc. software license agreement.


10:00 a.m. — Jeffrey Winter, Project Manager, Jordan & Associates

Request approval of Modification Number Two to the CDBG Grant Agreement.


10:15 a.m. — David Pieklik, Executive Director, Nature Coast Business Development Council

Request three appointments to the Enterprise Zone Development Agency.

Karen Smith; Realtor, Bronson Chamber of Commerce.

Jack Schofield; Realtor, Inglis-Withlacoochee Area Chamber of Commerce.

Bill Hammond; City of Chiefland Building and Zoning Director.


10:30 a.m. — Terry Hansen, Florida Department of Environmental Protection

Presentation: Basin Management Action Plans (BMAPs) for the Suwannee River Basin and Rainbow Springs.


10:45 a.m. — Jack Wert, Executive Director for Naples, Marco Island Everglades Convention and Visitors Bureau

Carol McQueen, Levy County Tourism Director

Presentation: Levy County Tourism and its economic benefit.


11:00 a.m. — Public Comments

- Complete public comment form and submit to clerk

- State your full name and address

- Discussion must be limited to a maximum of three (3) minutes per person




County Coordinator – Fred Moody

Discussion and direction on appointments to the Local RESTORE Act Advisory Committee.


Correspondence – Karen Blackburn

Presenting a request from North Florida Economic Development Partnership, requesting Chair’s signature on two letters; re-designation of Levy County as a Rural Area of Critical Economic Concern and a letter of support for the North Florida Economic Development partnership’s Rural Development Grant.


Public Safety - David Knowles, Director

• Request approval to advertise a “Request for Proposal” for a Medical Director to serve Levy County.

• Request approval to advertise a “Request for Proposals” for Emergency Medical Services (EMS) billing and collections services.

• Request approval to purchase two (2) stair-chairs.


Road - Bruce Greenlee, Administrative Road Superintendent

Presenting a request from homeowner to pave NE 132 Terrace, NE 95 Street and NE 137 Court a/k/a LCR 1052.


County Attorney – Anne Bast Brown

Conduct workshop to discuss and provide direction on ordinance amending hours of sale, consumption and service of alcoholic beverages.



Commissioner Meeks

Commissioner Johnson

Commissioner Joyner

Commissioner Bell

* Building Official Job Description/Salary Range

Commissioner Stevens


Approval of Expenditures


Approval of Minutes: Regular Meeting February 5, 2013




REMINDER: Executive Session at the COUNTY ATTORNEY’S OFFICE CONFERENCE ROOM at 1:00 p.m. following meeting.


If a person decides to appeal any decision made by the board with respect to any matter considered at this meeting, he or she will need a record of the proceedings, and that, for such purpose, he or she may need to ensure that a verbatim record of the proceedings is made, which record includes the testimony and evidence upon which the appeal is to be based.


NOTICE REGARDING THE AMERICANS WITH DISABILITIES ACT OF 1990. In accordance with the Americans with Disabilities Act, persons needing special accommodations to participate in this proceeding should contact the OFFICE OF THE COUNTY COMMISSION no later than seven (7) days prior to the proceeding at (352) 486-5217, Bronson, Florida.