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Board of County Commissioners
Leon County, Florida
Tuesday, October 15, 2019, 3:00 p.m.
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Original Post Date - 10/7/2019

Revised Agenda Outline
Posted on 10/15/2019

Agenda Item #17
Posted on 10/15/2019


Invocation by Rev. Gene Strickland, Pastor of the First Responders Initiative
Pledge of Allegiance by Commissioner Bryan Desloge



  1. Minutes:  July 9, 2019 Regular Meeting (Revised)
    (Clerk of Court)
  2. Request to Schedule First and Only Public Hearing to Consider Adoption of Ordinance Amending Chapter 2, Article XII of the Leon County Code of Laws Entitled “Code of Ethics”
    (County Attorney/ County Administrator)
  1. Payment of Bills and Vouchers
    (County Administrator/ Office of Financial Stewardship/ Office of Management & Budget)
  2. Proposed Public Notice 2020 Tentative Meeting Schedule and Proposed 2020 Board Travel Schedule
    (County Administrator/ County Administration)
  3. Tallahassee-Leon County Commission on the Status of Women and Girls Annual Report and Joint County/City Agreement with The Oasis Center for Women & Girls
    (County Administrator/ County Administration)
  4. Ratification of Board Actions at the September 24, 2019 Workshop on the 2020 State and Federal Legislative Priorities
    (County Administrator/ County Administration)
  5. Consideration to Not Reschedule the Workshop on the Leon County Detention Facility Operations
    (County Administrator/ County Administration/ Office of Interventions & Detention Alternatives)
  6. Approval of Ground Lease with Tall Timbers Research, Inc. for the Bradfordville Volunteer Fire Department
    (County Administrator/ County Attorney/ Office of Financial Stewardship/ Emergency Medical Services)
  1. Florida Department of Health Emergency Medical Services County Grant
    (County Administrator/ Emergency Medical Services)
  2. Interlocal Agreement Memorializing a Communication System Between Public Safety Answering Points and First Responder Agencies
    (County Administrator/ Emergency Medical Services)
  1. Authorization to Proceed with the Development of a Mining Zoning District Ordinance
    County Administrator/ Development Support & Environmental Management)
  2. Authorization to Proceed with Drafting an Ordinance to Amend the Lake Protection Node Zoning District
    (County Administrator/ Development Support & Environmental Management)
  3. Letter of Support for Neighborhood Medical Center for the Health Resources and Services Administration Service Area Competition Grant
    (County Administrator/ Office of Human Services & Community Partnerships)
  4. Proposed Revised “Eligibility for Library Cards” Policy
    (County Administrator/ Library)
  5. FY 2020 LIFT Program Services Agreement with DISC Village and Public Safety Coordinating Council Funding Recommendation
    (County Administrator/ Office of Intervention & Detention Alternatives)
  1. Engineering Design Services for Phase I and Phase II of the Smith Creek Road (CR375) Bicycle Lanes and Safety Improvement Projects
    (County Administrator/ Public Works/ Purchasing)
  2. Annual Performance Review for the County Administrator, in Accordance with Board Policy No.11-6 “County Administrator Evaluation and Annual Reporting Process”

Status Reports: (These items are included under Consent.)

  1. Status Report on the Community Redevelopment Agency’s Arts, Cultural and Heritage Grant Program
    (County Administrator/ County Administration/ Tourism)
  2. PULLED - Status Report on Leon County’s Bicycle, Pedestrian and Trail Efforts
    (County Administrator/ PLACE/ Planning)

Consent Items Pulled for Discussion

  1. Status Report on Leon County’s Bicycle, Pedestrian and Trail Efforts
    (County Administrator/ Place/ Planning)

Citizens to be Heard on Non-Agendaed Items

3-minute limit per speaker; there will not be any discussion by the Commission.

General Business

  1. FY 2019-20 Board Retreat Overview
    (County Administrator/ County Administration)
  2. Advancement of Water Quality Strategic Initiatives, Including the Launch of Website
    (County Administrator/ Public Works/ Development Services & Environmental Management)
  3. Revised Building Permit Fee Methodology and Proposed Fee Study
    (County Administrator/ Development Support & Environmental Management)
  4. Ordinance Providing Civil Penalties for Misdemeanor Marijuana Possession
    (County Administrator/ County Attorney/ County Administration/ Office of Intervention & Detention Alternatives)
  5. Full Board Appointments to the Canopy Roads Citizens Committee, the Council on Culture and Arts, and the Tourist Development Council
    (County Administrator/ County Administration)
  6. Approval of a Short List of Candidates for the County Attorney Position
    (County Administrator/ County Attorney/ County Administration/ Human Resources)


  1. First and Only Public Hearing on a Proposed Ordinance Amending the Official Zoning Map to Change the Zoning Classification from the Bradfordville Commercial Auto-Oriented District (BC-1) Zoning District to the Bradfordville Commercial Services (BCS) Zoning District
    (County Administrator/ PLACE/ Planning)
  2. Second and Final Public Hearing to Adopt the Second Amendment to the Fallschase Development Agreement
    (County Administrator/ 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



The next  Board of County Commissioner’s meeting is tentatively scheduled for

Tuesday, October 29, 2019 at 12:30 p.m.

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