Agenda Report March 12, 2012
Community Redevelopment Agency Meeting March 12, 2012 has been canceled.
CITY OF PLANT CITY
REGULAR MEETING OF THE CITY COMMISSION
Monday, March 12, 2012
7:30p.m. Sadye Gibbs Martin Auditorium, City Hall
1. Meeting called to order by Mayor-Commissioner Daniel D. Raulerson.
2. Invocation by Reverend Fred Harold, New Life Community Church followed by
the Pledge of Allegiance to the Flag.
3. Consent Agenda: Items listed on the consent agenda are considered routine and will
be adopted by one motion. There will be no discussion of the items
on the consent agenda unless discussion is requested by a member
of the Commission, City Manager or City Attorney. If so requested,
that item will be removed from the consent agenda and will be
(a) Resolution approving Regular Minutes February 27, 2012.
(b) Resolution accepting bid and award of contract to E. T. MacKenzie of Florida, Inc.
for the Sydney Road Reclaimed Water Project.
(c) Resolution approving the sale of property located at 1508 Old Sydney Road to
Southern Hospitality Real Estate.
(d) Resolution approving third modification to agreement with Hillsborough County
relating to the funding of the Community Development Block Grant Program for
Fiscal Years 2009-2010.
(e) Resolution appointing Michael Cameron as member of the Board of Trustees of the
Safety Employees Pension Trust Fund.
4. Reports of Officers, Boards and Committees:
(a) City Manager
(b) City Attorney
(c) City Clerk
(a) Presentation of a proclamation declaring the week of March 11, 2012 as "Girl Scout
Week in Plant City."
(b) Presentation of a proclamation declaring the week for May 20-26, 2012 as "National
Public Works Week in Plant City."
6. Introduction and adoption of Resolutions and Ordinances:
(a) Public hearing on an ordinance amending Chapter 102, Article VII, Plant City Code,
regarding buffering, landscaping and tree requirements and amending Chapter 98,
Article II, Plant City Code, regarding land alteration.
(b) Public hearing on an ordinance for Laura Street PB-2011-13, rezoning property from
Residential-1 to Community Unit District, entitled Laura Street Community Unit
(c) Public hearing on an ordinance to vacate alley abutting East Line of Lot 9, Block 6
and west line of Lot 6, of Gilchrist Subdivision.
(d) Resolution accepting drainage easement deed from Larry and Virginia Tharrington
and approving deeds to Larry and Virginia Tharrington for Eastside Canal drainage
Staff Report - see item 6(c)
(e) Resolution setting public hearings on an ordinance regarding tatoo parlors and body
piercing establishments within the C-1A Neighborhood Business District.
(f) Resolution setting public hearing on 1st Cycle 2012 Comprehensive Plan Amendments.
(g) Resolution authorizing the filing of eminent domain proceedings to acquire fee
simple title to certain real estate for public municipal purposes.
(a) Visitors not on the agenda.
By authority of Resolution No. 30-1993, all matters to be brought before the
Commission must be reported to the City Clerk's Office by 5:00 p.m. on Tuesday
preceding each regular meeting of the City Commission.
IF A PERSON DECIDES TO APPEAL ANY DECISION MADE BY THE CITY
COMMISSION WITH RESPECT TO ANY MATTER CONSIDERED AT SUCH
MEETING, HE WILL NEED A RECORD OF THE PROCEEDINGS, AND FOR
SUCH PURPOSE HE 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.
IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE AMERICAN DISABILITIES ACT, ANY PERSON
WITH A DISABILITY REQUIRING REASONABLE ACCOMMODATION IN
ORDER TO PARTICIPATE IN THIS MEETING SHOULD CALL THE CITY
CLERK AT (813) 659-4200 AT LEAST 48 HOURS PRIOR TO THE