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Board of County Commissioners
Leon County, Florida
Regular Public Meeting
Tuesday, March 7, 2017, 3:00 p.m.
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Original Post Date - 3/7/2017 3:00:00 PM

Revised Agenda Outline
Posted on May 7, 2017

Invocation and Pledge of Allegiance


Invocation by Reverend Candace McKibben, Chaplain with Big Bend Hospice Church

Pledge of Allegiance by Commissioner Mary Ann Lindley


Awards and Presentations 



  • Proclamation Recognizing the 100-year Anniversary of the American Red Cross
    (Commissioner Desloge)
  • ADD-ON Proclamation Recognizing National Association of Women in Construction Week, March 5-11, 2017
    (Commissioner Lindley)
  • County's Healthy Weight Community Champion Award
    (Claudia Blackburn, Florida Department of Health-Leon)
  Item 1

Approval of Minutes: October 27, 2016 Joint County/City Affordable Housing Workshop; January 24, 2017 Regular Meeting, and February 7, 2017 Regular Meeting 
(Clerk of the Court/ Finance/ Board Secretary)

  Item 2

Approval of Payment of Bills and Vouchers Submitted for February 7, 2017 and Pre-Approval of Payment of Bills and Vouchers for the Period of February 8 through March 6, 2017
(County Administrator/ Office of Financial Stewardship/ Office of Management & Budget)

  Item 3

Transition of Emergency Management Services
(County Administrator/ Office of Financial Stewardship/ Office of Management & Budget)


  Item 4

Commissioner Appointments to the Contractor's License & Examination Board, the Science Adivsory Committee and the Water Resources Committee
(County Administrator/ County Administration)

  Item 5

“Division of Animal Control Ordinance Administration Procedures and Guidelines" Policy
(County Administrator/ Public Safety/ Animal Control)

  Item 6

License Agreement between Leon County and Lttle League Baseball, District 20
(County Administrator/ Office of Resources Stewardship/ Parks & Recreation))

  Item 7

Washington Square Development Status Report and License Agreement for use of Right-of-Way
(County Administrator/ Public Works/ Engineering Services)

  Item 8

Amendment to Leon County's 2017 Legislative Priorities to Support Legislation that Protects Funding for Future Development of the SunTrail
(County Administrator/ County Administration)


Status Reports: (These items are included under Consent))
  Item 9

Code Enforcement Board and the Code Compliance Program 2015-2016 Annual Report
(County Administrator/ Development Support & Environmental Management/ Permit & Code Services)

  Item 10

Status Report on Leon County's Employee Volunteer Services Program
(County Administrator/ Office of Human Services & Community Partnerships/ Volunteer Services)

  Item 11

Supervised Pretrial Release Division's Annual Report
(County Administrator/ Office of Intervention & Detention Alternatives)


Consent Items Pulled for Discussion

Citizens to be Heard on Non-Agendaed Items
3-minute limit per speaker; there will not be any discussion by the Commission


General Business  
  Item 12

Yard Waste Processing Agreement for the Solid Waste Facility
(County Administrator/ Public Works/ Solid Waste Mangaement)

  Item 13

Establishment of the FY 2018 Maximum Discretionary Funding Levels and Initial Budget Policy Guidance
(County Administrator/ Office of Financial Stewardship/ Office of Management & Budget)

  Item 14

Full Board Appointments to the Apalachee Regional Planning Council, CareerSource Capital Region Board and the Tourism Development Council
(County Administrator/ County Administration)



Scheduled Public Hearings, 6:00 p.m.


  Item 15

First & Only Public Hearing to Consider an Ordinance Amending Chapter 5, 6, 10, and 14 to Streamline the Nuisance Abtement Process, Reorganize & Rename Chapter 14, and Make Consistent with Florida Law
(County Admisitrator/ County Attorney)

  Item 16

First of Two Public Hearings to Consider Proposed Amendments to Chapter 10 Article VI, Division 8, Entitled "Supplementary Regulations for Specific Uses" to Add a New Section 10-6.819, Entitled "Medical Marijuana Dispensing Facilities"
(County Administrator/ County Attorney/ Development Support & Environmental Management)



Citizens to be Heard on Non-Agendaed Items
3-minute limit per speaker; Commission may discuss issues that are brought forth by speakers.





Items from the County Attorney


Items from the County Administrator


Discussion Items by Commissioners




  • none


The next Regular Board of County Commissioner's Meeting is scheduled for

Tuesday, April 4, 2017 at 3:00 p.m.


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