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NOTE: Public Notices remain on this page until they are replaced by new notices.
Consequently, some may remain after the date of the meeting, event, or hearing.


Public Notice

The Downtown Issue Subcommittee will meet Thursday October 30, 2014, beginning
at 1:00 p.m. in the J. B Johnson Conference Room in the City Managers office, third
floor – City Hall, 112 S. Osceola Avenue. Councilmembers Bill Jonson and Jay Polglaze
will be in attendance.


Public Notice

The Downtown Issue Subcommittee will meet Thursday October 16, 2014, beginning
at 1:00 p.m. in the J. B Johnson Conference Room in the City Managers office, third
floor – City Hall, 112 S. Osceola Avenue. Councilmembers Bill Jonson and Jay Polglaze
will be in attendance.


Public Notice

A meeting to review the proposals from RFP #36-14 (Consulting and Maintenance
Services for Operating a Cathodic Protection System in a Natural Gas Distribution
System) will be held Friday September 26, 2014, 2:00 pm in Room 130 of the
Municipal Services Building 100 S. Myrtle Avenue



Notice of Meeting

Florida Gas Utility will hold an Executive Committee Meeting at 11:00 a.m. on Thursday, September 25, 2014 at the
Florida Municipal Power Agency located at 8553 Commodity Circle, Orlando, FL 32819
Contact: Offices of Florida Gas Utility 4619 NW 53rd Avenue Gainesville, FL 32653

One or more participants in the above referenced public meeting may participate by telephone. At the above location there will be a speaker telephone so that any interested person can attend this public meeting and be fully informed of the discussions taking place either in person or by telephone communication. Anyone wishing to participate by telephone may call Florida Gas Utility at 352-334-0770 to receive the dial- in information. Anyone deciding to appeal a decision made by the Executive Committee with respect to any matter considered at the meeting will need to ensure that a verbatim record of the proceeding is made, which record includes the testimony and evidence upon which the appeal is based. A copy of the agenda may be obtained by writing in care of
Florida Gas Utility, 4619 NW 53rd Avenue, Gainesville, FL 32653.


NOTICE OF PUBLIC MEETING
PRE-CONSTRUCTION MEETING

FOR

 Wood Valley Traffic Calming Project
(07-0039-EN)

DATE:
Tuesday, September 09, 2014

TIME:
1:00 – 2:00 P.M.

LOCATION:
MUNICIPAL SERVICES BUILDING
100 SOUTH MYRTLE AVE.
FIRST FLOOR CONFERENCE ROOM #130
CLEARWATER, FLORIDA


NOTICE PUBLIC MEETING

PRE-CONSTRUCTION CONFERENCE FOR

LIFT STATIONS 29, 46 & 50 IMPROVEMENTS
(PROJECT #13-0047-UT)

THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 11, 2014
TIME 1:30 P.M.


LOCATION:
PUBLIC UTILITIES DEPARTMENT
PUBLIC WORKS COMPLEX
1650 N. Arcturas Ave.
Building C Large Conference Room
Clearwater, FL 33765


Public Notice

Collective bargaining between the City of Clearwater and Communications Workers of America,
Local 3179 to be held on Friday September 5, 2014 beginning at 2:00 p.m. in the MSB room 130
located at 100 S Myrtle Avenue in Clearwater.


Public Notice

Collective bargaining between the City of Clearwater and Communications Workers of America,
Local 3179 to be held on Tuesday September 9, 2014 beginning at 2:00 p.m. in the Fire
Training Facility – Worcester room located at 1716 North Belcher Road in Clearwater.


Notice of Meeting

Florida Gas Utility will hold a
Strategic Planning Committee Meeting Conference Call

At4:00 p.m. on Thursday, September 4, 2014

Contact:
Offices of Florida Gas Utility 4619 NW 53rd Avenue Gainesville, FL 32653

One or more participants in the above referenced public meeting may participate by telephone. At the above location there will be a speaker telephone so that any interested person can attend this public meeting and be fully informed of the discussions taking place either in person or by telephone communication. Anyone wishing to participate by telephone may call Florida Gas Utility at 352-334-0770 to receive the dial- in information. Anyone deciding to appeal a decision made by the Strategic Planning Committee with respect to any matter considered at the meeting will need to ensure that a verbatim record of the proceeding is made, which record includes the testimony and evidence upon which the appeal is based. A copy of the agenda may be obtained by writing in care of
Florida Gas Utility, 4619  NW 53rd Avenue, Gainesville, FL 32653.


Notice of Meeting

Florida Gas Utility will hold a
Credit Committee Meeting Conference Call

at 2:30 p.m. on Friday, September 5, 2014

Contact:
Offices of Florida Gas Utility 4619 NW 53rd Avenue Gainesville, FL 32653

One or more participants in the above referenced public meeting may participate by telephone. At the above location there will be a speaker telephone so that any interested person can attend this public meeting and be fully informed of the discussions taking place either in person or by telephone communication. Anyone wishing to participate by telephone may call Florida Gas Utility at 352-334-0770 to receive the dial- in information. Anyone deciding to appeal a decision made by the Credit Committee with respect to any matter considered at the meeting will need to ensure that a verbatim record of the proceeding is made, which record includes the testimony and evidence upon which the appeal is based. A copy of the agenda may be obtained by writing in care of Florida Gas Utility, 4619 NW 53rd Avenue, Gainesville, FL 32653.


CITY OF CLEARWATER
NOTICE OF COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT BOARD PUBLIC HEARINGS

The Community Development Board of the City of Clearwater, Florida, will hold public hearings on Tuesday, September 16, 2014, beginning at 1:00 p.m., in the City Council Chambers, in City Hall, 3rd floor, 112 South Osceola Ave, Clearwater, Florida, to consider the following requests:

NOTE: All persons wishing to address an item need to be present at the BEGINNING of the meeting.  Those cases that are not contested by the applicant, staff, neighboring property owners, etc. will be placed on a consent agenda and approved by a single vote at the beginning of the meeting.

  1. Yarab Holdings, LLC (Dr. Ashraf Ragab, M.D.) is requesting Flexible Development approval to allow a 24,966 sq. ft. Medical Clinic (conversion of 17,590 square feet of existing office floor area, and construction of a new 7,376 sq. ft. building) in conjunction with an existing Office in the Commercial (C) District with a lot area of 1.1 acres; a lot width of 280.73 ft. (along Aurora Avenue), 100.14 ft. (along Gulf to Bay Blvd.) and 130 ft. (along Hercules Ave.); front (west) setbacks of 1.4 ft. (to pavement), 8.8 ft. to (existing building), and 25.2 (to new building); front (east) setbacks of 15.3 ft. (to pavement) and 106 ft. (to proposed building); front (south) setbacks of 14.7 ft. (to existing pavement) and 45 ft. (to existing building); side (east) setbacks of zero ft. (to existing driveway) and 13.50 ft. (to existing building); and a side (south) setback of 1.5 ft. (to existing pavement); building heights of 24.1 ft. (to mid-point of pitched roof of new building) and 36 ft. (to flat roof of existing building); and 48 off-street parking spaces as a Comprehensive Infill Redevelopment Project pursuant to Sec. 2-704.E., Community Development Code, along with an existing two-unit attached dwelling and a nonconforming non-residential off-street parking lot in the High Density Residential (HDR) District which are a part of, but not being improved by, this application; as well as a reduction to the width of the west perimeter landscape buffer from 15 ft. to zero ft., a reduction to the width of the north perimeter landscape buffer from 10 feet to zero feet, a reduction to the width of the south perimeter landscape buffer from 15 ft. to 14.1 ft. and from five ft. wide to 1.1 ft., and a reduction to the width of the east perimeter landscape buffer from five ft. to zero ft., and a reduction to the foundation landscape buffer from five ft. to zero ft. as part of a Comprehensive Landscape Program pursuant to Sec. 3-1402.G., Community Development Code.  (Proposed Use: : Medical Clinic) at 401, 403, 405 & 407 S. Aurora Ave. & 1988 Gulf to Bay Blvd., Parcel Nos. 13-29-15-83494-003-0040, 13-29-15-82494-003-0050, 13-29-15-00000-240-0700, & 13-29-15-82512-001-0040.  Assigned Planner:  Kevin W. Nurnberger, Planner III, (727) 562-4567 x2502.  FLD2014-06018.
  1. Decade Gulf Coast Hotel Partners, LP & J.K. Gulfview, LLC. are requesting Flexible Development approval to amend a previously approved Level II Flexible Development application to permit an increase in intensity of use of an additional 30 overnight accommodation units under the provisions of Community Development Code Sec. 4-406.B..  (Proposed Use: Overnight Accommodations (344 units) with associated accessory uses including restaurant, meeting space, ballroom, retail, spa and gym) at 521 S. Gulfview Blvd., Parcel No. 17-29-15-00000-220-0200.  Assigned Planner:  Mark T. Parry, AICP, Planner III, (727) 562-4741.  FLD2014-06019.
  1. East Development Associates, LLC is appealing, pursuant to Sec. 4-501.A.3., Community Development Code, the denial of a Level One (Flexible Standard Development) application to permit a retail sales and service use with a height of 26.25 ft. as measured from grade to the top of the roof deck and 55 parking spaces in the Downtown (D) District under the provisions of Sec. 2-902.Q., Community Development Code.  (Proposed Use: Retail Sales and Service) at 703 &705 Court St. & 700 Chestnut Street, Parcel Nos. 15-29-15-54450-014-0010, 15-29-15-54450-014-0040, & 15-29-15-54450-014-0080.  Assigned Planner:  Mark T. Parry, AICP, Planner III, (727) 562-4741.  APP2014-00003.

Interested parties may appear and be heard at the hearing or file written notice of approval or objection with the Planning and Development Director or City Clerk prior to the hearing.  Any person who decides to appeal any decision made by the Board or Council, with respect to any matter considered at such hearings, will need to request a record of the proceedings and, for such purpose, 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 per Florida Statute 286.0105.  Community Development Code Sec 4-206 states that party status shall be granted by the Board in quasi-judicial cases if the person requesting such status demonstrates that s/he is substantially affected.  Party status entitles parties to personally testify, present evidence, argument and witnesses, cross-examine witnesses, appeal the decision and speak on reconsideration requests, and needs to be requested and obtained during the case discussion before the CDB.

An oath will be administered swearing in all persons giving testimony in quasi-judicial public hearing cases.  If you wish to speak at the meeting, please wait to be recognized, then state and spell your name and provide your address.  Persons without party status speaking before the CDB shall be limited to three minutes unless an individual is representing a group in which case the Chairperson may authorize a reasonable amount of time up to 10 minutes. 

Five days prior to the meeting, staff reports and recommendations on the above requests will be available for review by interested parties between the hours of 8:30 a.m. and 4:30 p.m., weekdays, at the City of Clearwater, Planning and Development Department, 100 S. Myrtle Ave., Clearwater, FL 33756.  Please contact the assigned planner at 562-4567 to discuss any questions or concerns about the project and/or to better understand the proposal and review the site plan.

Michael Delk                                                                            Rosemarie Call, MPA,CMC
Planning and Development Director                                        City Clerk
City of Clearwater
P.O. Box 4748, Clearwater, FL 33758-4748

NOTE:  Applicant or representative must be present at the hearing.

A COPY OF THIS AD IN LARGE PRINT IS AVAILABLE IN OFFICIAL RECORDS AND LEGISLATIVE SERVICES.  ANY PERSON WITH A DISABILITY REQUIRING REASONABLE ACCOMMODATION IN ORDER TO PARTICIPATE IN THIS MEETING SHOULD CALL (727) 562-4093 WITH THEIR REQUEST.

To learn more about presenting to Clearwater boards and City Council, go to
http://clearwater.granicus.com/ViewPublisher.php?view_id=11 and click on "Resident Engagement Video." You can also check the informational video out from any Clearwater public library.

Ad:  9-5-14

CITY OF CLEARWATER PUBLIC HEARING NOTICE
ANNEXATION, LAND USE PLAN AND ZONING ATLAS AMENDMENTS

The City of Clearwater, Florida, proposes to adopt the following ordinances:

ORDINANCE 8581-14

AN ORDINANCE OF THE CITY OF CLEARWATER, FLORIDA, ANNEXING CERTAIN REAL PROPERTIES LOCATED GENERALLY SOUTH OF UNION STREET, EAST OF DOUGLAS AVENUE, NORTH OF SUNSET POINT ROAD (STATE ROAD 576), AND WEST OF KINGS HIGHWAY, CONSISTING OF PORTIONS OF SECTION 03, TOWNSHIP 29 NORTH, RANGE 15 EAST , WHOSE POST OFFICE ADDRESSES ARE 1260 PALM STREET AND 1283 PALM STREET , TOGETHER WITH ALL ABUTTING RIGHT OF WAY OF PALM STREET AND BETTY LANE , INTO THE CORPORATE LIMITS OF THE CITY, AND REDEFINING THE BOUNDARY LINES OF THE CITY TO INCLUDE SAID ADDITION; PROVIDING AN EFFECTIVE DATE. 

ORDINANCE 8582-14

AN ORDINANCE OF THE CITY OF CLEARWATER, FLORIDA, AMENDING THE FUTURE LAND USE PLAN ELEMENT OF THE COMPREHENSIVE PLAN OF THE CITY, TO DESIGNATE THE LAND USE FOR CERTAIN REAL PROPERTIES LOCATED GENERALLY SOUTH OF UNION STREET, EAST OF DOUGLAS AVENUE, NORTH OF SUNSET POINT ROAD (STATE ROAD 576), AND WEST OF KINGS HIGHWAY, CONSISTING OF PORTIONS OF SECTION 03, TOWNSHIP 29 NORTH, RANGE 15 EAST, WHOSE POST OFFICE ADDRESSES ARE 1260 PALM STREET AND 1283 PALM STREET , TOGETHER WITH ALL ABUTTING RIGHT OF WAY OF PALM STREET AND BETTY LANE , UPON ANNEXATION INTO THE CITY OF CLEARWATER, AS RESIDENTIAL URBAN (RU); PROVIDING AN EFFECTIVE DATE. 

ORDINANCE 8583-14

AN ORDINANCE OF THE CITY OF CLEARWATER, FLORIDA, AMENDING THE ZONING ATLAS OF THE CITY BY ZONING CERTAIN REAL PROPERTIES LOCATED GENERALLY SOUTH OF UNION STREET, EAST OF DOUGLAS AVENUE, NORTH OF SUNSET POINT ROAD (STATE ROAD 576), AND WEST OF KINGS HIGHWAY, CONSISTING OF PORTIONS OF SECTION 03, TOWNSHIP 29 NORTH, RANGE 15 EAST , WHOSE POST OFFICE ADDRESSES ARE 1260 PALM STREET AND 1283 PALM STREET , TOGETHER WITH ALL ABUTTING RIGHT OF WAY OF PALM STREET AND BETTY LANE , UPON ANNEXATION INTO THE CITY OF CLEARWATER, AS LOW MEDIUM DENSITY RESIDENTIAL (LMDR); PROVIDING AN EFFECTIVE DATE. 

Schedule of Public Hearings:
Thursday, September 18, 2014 before the City Council (1st Reading), at 6:00 p.m.
Thursday, October 2, 2014 before the City Council (2nd Reading), at 6:00 p.m.

All public hearings on the ordinances will be held in Council Chambers, 3rd floor of City Hall, 112 South Osceola Ave, Clearwater, Florida. The ordinance and complete legal description of the property proposed for annexation, by metes and bounds, may be inspected or obtained at Official Records & Legislative Services, located at City Hall.  (Darlene A. FuerstANX2014-07012 Assigned Planner: Kyle Brotherton, Planner II (727) 562-4626

Interested parties may appear and be heard at the hearing or file written notice of approval or objection with the Planning and Development Director or City Clerk prior to the hearing.  Any person who decides to appeal any decision made by the Board or Council, with respect to any matter considered at such hearings, will need to request a record of the proceedings and, for such purpose, 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 per Florida Statute 286.0105. 

Michael Delk                                                                                                              Rosemarie Call, MPA, CMC
Planning and Development Director                                                                            City Clerk
City of Clearwater
P.O. Box 4748, Clearwater, FL 33758-4748

A COPY OF THIS AD IN LARGE PRINT IS AVAILABLE IN OFFICIAL RECORDS & LEGISLATIVE SERVICES.  ANY PERSON WITH A DISABILITY REQUIRING REASONABLE ACCOMMODATION IN ORDER TO PARTICIPATE IN THIS MEETING SHOULD CALL (727) 562-4093 WITH THEIR REQUEST.

To learn more about presenting to Clearwater boards and City Council, go to
http://clearwater.granicus.com/ASX.php?publish_id=13 and click on "Resident Engagement Video." You can also check the informational video out from any Clearwater public library.

Ad:  9/5/14 & 9/19/14


CITY OF CLEARWATER
NOTICE OF INTENT TO CONSIDER
AN AMENDMENT TO A DEVELOPMENT AGREEMENT

A public hearing will be conducted before the Community Development Board on September 16, 2014, beginning at 1:00 PM (or as soon thereafter as the matter may be heard), in City Council Chambers, 3rd floor of City Hall, 112 South Osceola Ave., Clearwater, Florida, to consider the Second Amendment to the First Amended and Restated Agreement for the Development of Property between the City of Clearwater and K & P Clearwater Estate, LLC for property located at 100 Coronado Drive and legally described as Parcel Nos. 07-29-15-52380-000-0440; 07-29-15-52380-000-0940; 07-29-15-52380-000-0480; 07-29-15-52380-000-0530 and 07-29-15-52380-000-0550. DVA2014-07005

The request is a Second Amendment to the First Amended and Restated Development Agreement which will allow a 450-room overnight accommodation use (163.6 rooms/acre on 2.75 acres at a height of 150 feet (as measured from base flood elevation to the roof deck) as per Beach by Design and Section 4-606 of the Community Development Code.  The proposed amendment allows up to 200 of the 450 overnight accommodation units to be time share units and makes various minor amendments including amending Exhibit O and Exhibit B. Assigned Planner: Mark Parry, Planner III (727) 562-4741

Interested parties may appear to be heard or file written notice of approval or objections with the Planning and Development Department or the City Clerk prior to or during the public hearing.  Any person who decides to appeal any decision made by the Council, with respect to any matter considered at such hearings, will need a record of the proceedings and, for such purpose, 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 per Florida Statute 286.0105.

Additional information, including the Development Agreement, is available in the Planning Department at the Municipal Services Building, 100 S. Myrtle Avenue, Clearwater, Florida, or call 562-4567.

Michael Delk                                                                     Rosemarie Call, MPA, CMC
Planning and Development Director                                City Clerk
City of Clearwater
P.O. Box 4748, Clearwater, FL 33758-4748

A COPY OF THIS AD IN LARGE PRINT IS AVAILABLE IN THE CITY CLERK DEPARTMENT.  ANY PERSON WITH A DISABILITY REQUIRING REASONABLE ACCOMMODATIONS IN ORDER TO PARTICIPATE IN THIS MEETING SHOULD CALL THE CITY CLERK DEPARTMENT WITH THEIR REQUEST AT (727) 562-4090.

To learn more about presenting to Clearwater boards and City Council, go to http://clearwater.granicus.com/ViewPublisher.php?view_id=11 and click on "Resident Engagement Video." You can also check the informational video out from any Clearwater public library.

Ad: 09-5-14


CITY OF CLEARWATER PUBLIC HEARING NOTICE
ANNEXATION, LAND USE PLAN AND ZONING ATLAS AMENDMENTS

The City of Clearwater, Florida, proposes to adopt the following ordinances:

ORDINANCE NO. 8588-14

AN ORDINANCE OF THE CITY OF CLEARWATER, FLORIDA, ANNEXING CERTAIN REAL PROPERTY LOCATED ON THE WEST SIDE OF CALUMET STREET, APPROXIMATELY 2,300 FEET SOUTH OF SUNSET POINT ROAD , CONSISTING OF METES & BOUNDS TRACT 34/271 IN SECTION 01 TOWNSHIP 29 S, RANGE 15 E , WHOSE POST OFFICE ADDRESS IS 1710 CALUMET STREET, CLEARWATER, FLORIDA 33765, INTO THE CORPORATE LIMITS OF THE CITY, AND REDEFINING THE BOUNDARY LINES OF THE CITY TO INCLUDE SAID ADDITION; PROVIDING AN EFFECTIVE DATE

ORDINANCE NO.  8589-14

AN ORDINANCE OF THE CITY OF CLEARWATER, FLORIDA, AMENDING THE FUTURE LAND USE PLAN ELEMENT OF THE COMPREHENSIVE PLAN OF THE CITY, TO DESIGNATE THE LAND USE FOR CERTAIN REAL PROPERTY LOCATED ON THE WEST SIDE OF CALUMET STREET, APPROXIMATELY 2,300 FEET SOUTH OF SUNSET POINT ROAD, CONSISTING OF METES & BOUNDS TRACT 34/271 IN SECTION 01 TOWNSHIP 29 S, RANGE 15 E, WHOSE POST OFFICE ADDRESS IS 1710 CALUMET STREET, CLEARWATER, FLORIDA 33765, UPON ANNEXATION INTO THE CITY OF CLEARWATER, AS INDUSTRIAL GENERAL (IG); PROVIDING AN EFFECTIVE DATE. 

ORDINANCE NO. 8590-14

AN ORDINANCE OF THE CITY OF CLEARWATER, FLORIDA, AMENDING THE ZONING ATLAS OF THE CITY BY ZONING CERTAIN REAL PROPERTY LOCATED ON THE WEST SIDE OF CALUMET STREET, APPROXIMATELY 2,300 FEET SOUTH OF SUNSET POINT ROAD, CONSISTING OF METES & BOUNDS TRACT 34/271 IN SECTION 01 TOWNSHIP 29 S, RANGE 15 E, WHOSE POST OFFICE ADDRESS IS 1710 CALUMET STREET, CLEARWATER, FLORIDA 33765, UPON ANNEXATION INTO THE CITY OF CLEARWATER, AS INDUSTRIAL RESEARCH AND TECHNOLOGY (IRT); PROVIDING AN EFFECTIVE DATE. 

Schedule of Public Hearings:
Thursday, September 18, 2014 before the City Council (1st Reading), at 6:00 p.m.
Thursday, October 2, 2014 before the City Council (2nd Reading), at 6:00 p.m.

All public hearings on the ordinances will be held in Council Chambers, 3rd floor of City Hall, 112 South Osceola Ave, Clearwater, Florida. The ordinance and complete legal description of the property proposed for annexation, by metes and bounds, may be inspected or obtained at Official Records & Legislative Services, located at City Hall.  (Instrument TransformersANX2014-07010 Assigned Planner: Katie See (727) 562-4557

Interested parties may appear and be heard at the hearing or file written notice of approval or objection with the Planning and Development Director or City Clerk prior to the hearing.  Any person who decides to appeal any decision made by the Board or Council, with respect to any matter considered at such hearings, will need to request a record of the proceedings and, for such purpose, 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 per Florida Statute 286.0105. 

Michael Delk                                                                                                              Rosemarie Call, MPA, CMC
Planning and Development Director                                                                            City Clerk
City of Clearwater
P.O. Box 4748, Clearwater, FL 33758-4748

A COPY OF THIS AD IN LARGE PRINT IS AVAILABLE IN OFFICIAL RECORDS & LEGISLATIVE SERVICES.  ANY PERSON WITH A DISABILITY REQUIRING REASONABLE ACCOMMODATION IN ORDER TO PARTICIPATE IN THIS MEETING SHOULD CALL (727) 562-4093 WITH THEIR REQUEST.

To learn more about presenting to Clearwater boards and City Council, go to
http://clearwater.granicus.com/ASX.php?publish_id=13 and click on "Resident Engagement Video." You can also check the informational video out from any Clearwater public library.

Ad:  9/5/14 & 9/19/14

CITY OF CLEARWATER
NOTICE OF CITY COUNCIL
PUBLIC HEARING

The City Council of the City of Clearwater, Florida, will hold a public hearing on September 18, 2014, beginning at 6:00 p.m., or as soon thereafter as the matter may be heard, in the City Council Chambers, in City Hall, 3rd floor, 112 South Osceola Ave, Clearwater, Florida, to consider the vacation of:

A Portion of the 30 foot Right-of Way to be vacated and described as:
All of the Right-of-Way abutting the South lot lines of Lots 8, 9, 10 and 11 of Block 1, and the North lot lines of Lots 8, 9, 10 and 11 of Block 2, all properties described in the plat "Moase and Harrison" located in Hillsborough Plat Book 2, Page 85 of the Public Records of Pinellas County, FL. (VAC2014-01)

Interested parties may appear and be heard at the hearings or file written notice of approval or objection with the City Clerk prior to the hearings.  Any person who decides to appeal any decision made by the City Council, with respect to any matter considered at such hearings, will need a record of the proceedings and, for such purpose, 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 per Florida Statute 286.0105.

City of Clearwater                                                                                         Rosemarie Call, MPA, CMC
P.O. Box 4748                                                                                                                        City Clerk
Clearwater, FL 33758-4748

A COPY OF THIS AD IN LARGE PRINT IS AVAILABLE IN THE OFFICIAL RECORDS AND LEGISLATIVE SERVICES DEPT. ANY PERSON WITH A DISABILITY REQUIRING REASONABLE ACCOMMODATION IN ORDER TO PARTICIPATE IN THIS MEETING SHOULD CALL THE OFFICIAL RECORDS AND LEGISLATIVE SERVICES DEPT WITH THEIR REQUEST AT (727) 562-4090.

To learn more about presenting to Clearwater boards and City Council, go to
http://clearwater.granicus.com/ViewPublisher.php?view_id=11 and click on "Resident Engagement Video." You can also check the informational video out from any Clearwater public library.

Ad dates: 9/5/14 & 9/12/14

CITY OF CLEARWATER
NOTICE OF INTENT TO CONSIDER
A DEVELOPMENT AGREEMENT

A public hearing will be conducted before the City Council on September 4, 2014, beginning at 6:00 PM (or as soon thereafter as the matter may be heard), in City Council Chambers, 3rd floor of City Hall, 112 South Osceola Ave., Clearwater, Florida, to consider Resolution 14-25 approving a Development Agreement between the City of Clearwater and Mainstream Partners VIII, LTD for property located at 405 Coronado Drive and legally described as Parcel Nos. 08/29/15/17622/000/0010, 08/29/15/17622/000/0020, 08/29/15/17622/000/0030, 08/29/15/17622/000/0050, 08/29/15/17622/000/0110. HDA2013-08006 Assigned Planner: Mark Parry: 727-562-4741

The Development Agreement will allow a 166-room overnight accommodation use (126 rooms/acre on 1.32 acres, including the allocation of 100 rooms from the Hotel Density Reserve) at a height of 100 feet (as measured from base flood elevation to the roof deck) as per Beach by Design and Section 4-606 of the Community Development Code.

Interested parties may appear to be heard or file written notice of approval or objections with the Planning and Development Department or the City Clerk prior to or during the public hearing.  Any person who decides to appeal any decision made by the Council, with respect to any matter considered at such hearings, will need a record of the proceedings and, for such purpose, 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 per Florida Statute 286.0105.

Additional information, including the Development Agreement, is available in the Planning Department at the Municipal Services Building, 100 S. Myrtle Avenue, Clearwater, Florida, or call 562-4567.

Michael Delk                                                                     Rosemarie Call, MPA, CMC
Planning and Development Director                                City Clerk
City of Clearwater
P.O. Box 4748, Clearwater, FL 33758-4748

A COPY OF THIS AD IN LARGE PRINT IS AVAILABLE IN THE CITY CLERK DEPARTMENT.  ANY PERSON WITH A DISABILITY REQUIRING REASONABLE ACCOMMODATIONS IN ORDER TO PARTICIPATE IN THIS MEETING SHOULD CALL THE CITY CLERK DEPARTMENT WITH THEIR REQUEST AT (727) 562-4090.

To learn more about presenting to Clearwater boards and City Council, go to http://clearwater.granicus.com/ViewPublisher.php?view_id=11 and click on "Resident Engagement Video." You can also check the informational video out from any Clearwater public library.

Ad: 8/22/14


CITY OF CLEARWATER
NOTICE OF INTENT TO CONSIDER
A DEVELOPMENT AGREEMENT

A public hearing will be conducted before the City Council on September 4, 2014, beginning at 6:00 PM (or as soon thereafter as the matter may be heard), in City Council Chambers, 3rd floor of City Hall, 112 South Osceola Ave., Clearwater, Florida, to consider Resolution 14-29 approving a Development Agreement between the City of Clearwater and Alanik Properties; Anco Holdings, LLC; Nikana Holdings, LLC for property located at 401, 411 & 421 South Gulfview Boulevard and legally described as Parcel Nos. 07-29-15-52380-000-0720; 07-29-15-52380-000-0740; 07-29-15-52380-000-0760; 07-29-15-52380-000-1270 and 07-29-15-52380-000-1280. HDA2014-06004 Assigned Planner: Mark Parry (727) 562-4741

The Development Agreement will allow a 227-room overnight accommodation use (114 rooms/acre on 1.994 acres, including the allocation of 100 rooms from the Hotel Density Reserve) at a height of 140 feet (as measured from base flood elevation to the roof deck) as per Beach by Design and Section 4-606 of the Community Development Code.

Interested parties may appear to be heard or file written notice of approval or objections with the Planning and Development Department or the City Clerk prior to or during the public hearing.  Any person who decides to appeal any decision made by the Council, with respect to any matter considered at such hearings, will need a record of the proceedings and, for such purpose, 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 per Florida Statute 286.0105.

Additional information, including the Development Agreement, is available in the Planning Department at the Municipal Services Building, 100 S. Myrtle Avenue, Clearwater, Florida, or call 562-4567.

Michael Delk                                                                     Rosemarie Call, MPA, CMC
Planning and Development Director                                City Clerk
City of Clearwater
P.O. Box 4748, Clearwater, FL 33758-4748

A COPY OF THIS AD IN LARGE PRINT IS AVAILABLE IN THE CITY CLERK DEPARTMENT.  ANY PERSON WITH A DISABILITY REQUIRING REASONABLE ACCOMMODATIONS IN ORDER TO PARTICIPATE IN THIS MEETING SHOULD CALL THE CITY CLERK DEPARTMENT WITH THEIR REQUEST AT (727) 562-4090.

To learn more about presenting to Clearwater boards and City Council, go to http://clearwater.granicus.com/ViewPublisher.php?view_id=11 and click on "Resident Engagement Video." You can also check the informational video out from any Clearwater public library.

Ad: 8/22/14

Public Notice

The City of Clearwater Work Session scheduled for Tuesday, September 2, 2014, at 1:00 pm.
has been rescheduled to start at 2:30 pm., in Council Chambers, City Hall,
3rd floor, 112 S. Osceola Avenue, Clearwater, Florida.


August 21, 2014

The Members of the City Council:

Mayor George Cretekos
Vice-Mayor Doreen Hock-DiPolito
Councilmember William C. Jonson
Councilmember Jay Polglaze
Councilmember Hoyt Hamilton

at their usual places of residence,
Clearwater, Florida

NOTICE OF SPECIAL MEETING
ATTORNEY-CLIENT SESSION

An attorney-client session has been scheduled for September 4, 2014 at 5:00 pm in the Large Conference Room, third floor of City Hall, regarding David and Aileen Bair v. City of Clearwater, Case No. 13-002750-CI, pending in the Circuit Court, Sixth Judicial District, in and for Pinellas County, Florida, and is exempt from the provisions of the Sunshine Law.  In addition to the City Council, Pamela K. Akin, City Attorney, Paul Richard Hull, Assistant City Attorney, William B. Horne II, City Manager and Outside Counsel Jeffrey Hinds, Esq. from the law firm of Smolker, Bartlett, Schlosser, Loeb & Hinds, P.A. will be in attendance.

The entire session shall be recorded by a certified court reporter and the transcript shall be made part of public record upon conclusion of the litigation.

City of Clearwater                                                                   Rosemarie Call MPA, CMC
P.O. Box 4748                                                                                                     City Clerk
Clearwater, FL 33758-4748


CITY OF CLEARWATER
NOTICE OF INTENT TO CONSIDER
A DEVELOPMENT AGREEMENT

Public hearings will be conducted before the City Council on August 20, 2014, beginning at 1:00 PM (or as soon thereafter as the matter may be heard), in City Council Chambers, 3rd floor of City Hall, 112 South Osceola Ave., Clearwater, Florida, to consider Resolution 14-23, approving a Development Agreement between the City of Clearwater and PV-Pelican Walk, LLC (“Paradise”) for property located at 483 Mandalay Ave. legally described as Parcel Nos. 08-29-15-16434-001-0020 & 08-29-15-16416-002-0320 (DVA2014-06001)

Review, and recommendation to the City Council, of a Development Agreement between PV-Pelican Walk, LLC (“Paradise”) and the City of Clearwater, to allow for a parking garage with 642 parking spaces (including 11,482 square feet of retail sales and service space) in the Tourist (T) District as per Community Development Code Section 4-606.; proposed use: Parking garage, retail sales and services, restaurants. Assigned Planner: Kevin Nurnberger, Planner III (727) 562-4567 ext. 2502

A public hearing was previously held to consider requests for a Flexible Land Development (FLD2014-05013) for the above-described property.

Interested parties may appear to be heard or file written notice of approval or objections with the Planning and Development Department or the City Clerk prior to or during the public hearing.  Any person who decides to appeal any decision made by the Council, with respect to any matter considered at such hearings, will need a record of the proceedings and, for such purpose, 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 per Florida Statute 286.0105.

Additional information, including the Development Agreement, is available in the Planning Department at the Municipal Services Building, 100 S. Myrtle Avenue, Clearwater, Florida, or call 562-4567.

Michael Delk                                                                     Rosemarie Call, MPA, CMC
Planning and Development Director                                City Clerk
City of Clearwater
P.O. Box 4748, Clearwater, FL 33758-4748

A COPY OF THIS AD IN LARGE PRINT IS AVAILABLE IN THE CITY CLERK DEPARTMENT.  ANY PERSON WITH A DISABILITY REQUIRING REASONABLE ACCOMMODATIONS IN ORDER TO PARTICIPATE IN THIS MEETING SHOULD CALL THE CITY CLERK DEPARTMENT WITH THEIR REQUEST AT (727) 562-4090.

To learn more about presenting to Clearwater boards and City Council, go to
http://clearwater.granicus.com/ViewPublisher.php?view_id=11 and click on "Resident Engagement Video." You can also check the informational video out from any Clearwater public library.

Ad: 8/8/14



Public Notice

Collective bargaining between the City of Clearwater and Communications Workers of America,
Local 3179 to be held on Thursday August 28, 2014 beginning at 2:00 p.m. in the Fire Training
Facility – Worcester room located at 1716 North Belcher Road in Clearwater.



CITY OF CLEARWATER
NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING
PENNY FOR PINELLAS PROJECTS
CITY COUNCIL MEETING
Thursday, September 4, 2014 at 6:00 p.m.


A public hearing will be held by the City of Clearwater, in City Council Chambers, in City Hall, 3rd floor, 112 South Osceola Avenue, Clearwater, Florida, regarding the Penny for Pinellas project list for fiscal years 2014/15 through 2019/20 totaling $59,158,679 to fund capital projects under the Penny for Pinellas Plan.

Significant changes to the plan include:

  • Police Range Improvement – This project has been established in the amount of $1,700,000 for the reconstruction of the Police firing range at the Countryside Substation, which will include a new baffling and bullet containment system.
  • New AC System/Chiller for Police and MSB Facilities – This project has been established in the amount of $1,750,000 for the replacement of the air conditioning and chiller systems at the main Police Station and the Municipal Services Buildings.
  • Fire Engine Replacement - The infrastructure tax funding for this project has been increased in the amount of $549,830 to include the replacement of one of the City’s front line fire engines.
  • Replace Hangar “C” – This project has been established in the amount of $240,000 providing for the demolition and rebuilding of this hangar at the City’s Clearwater Airpark.

Interested parties may appear and be heard at the hearing or file written notice of approval or objection with the City Clerk prior to the hearing.  Any person who decides to appeal any decision made by the Council, with respect to any matter considered at such hearing, will need a record of the proceedings and, for such purpose, 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 per Florida Statute 286.0105.

All individuals speaking on public hearing items will be sworn in.

Rosemarie Call, CMC                                                  City of Clearwater
City Clerk                                                                    P.O. Box 4748, Clearwater, FL 33758-4748

 

A COPY OF THIS AD IN LARGE PRINT IS AVAILABLE IN THE OFFICIAL RECORDS & LEGISLATIVE SERVICES DEPARTMENT.  ANY PERSON WITH A DISABILITY REQUIRING REASONABLE ACCOMMODATION IN ORDER TO PARTICIPATE IN THIS MEETING SHOULD CALL THE OFFICIAL RECORDS & LEGISLATIVE SERVICES DEPARTMENT WITH THEIR REQUEST AT (727) 562-4090.

Ad: 8/29/14


Public Notice

Oral presentations for the Barefoot Beach House RFP #35-14 will take place on Thursday, August 21, 2014 from 9:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m., at the Municipal Services Building, Room 130, 100 S. Myrtle Avenue.  These presentations will be closed to the public.

A public meeting will begin 11:00 a.m. to discuss the proposals and presentations and make a final recommendation to bring before City Council.


Public Notice

A meeting of the Pension Investment Committee will be held Friday August 15, 2014
9:00A.M. in the Municipal Service Building Room 130, 100 S Myrtle Avenue.


Public Notice

Oral presentations for the Advanced Metering Infrastructure (AMI) RFQ #33-14 will take place on Wednesday, August 27, 2014, from 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 noon, at the Municipal Services Building, Room 130,100 S. Myrtle Avenue.  These presentations will be closed to the public.

A public meeting will begin at 1:00 p.m. to discuss the proposals and presentations and make a final recommendation to bring before City Council.  


Public Notice

A Closed Executive Session to discuss CWA Contract Negotiations will be held on
Monday, August 18, 2014 beginning at 11:30 a.m. in the City Managers Large
Conference Room 313, City Hall 112 S. Osceola Ave.


Public Notice

Collective bargaining between the City of Clearwater and Communications Workers of
America, Local 3179 to be held on Thursday August 14, 2014 beginning at 2:00 p.m.
in the Fire Training Facility – Worcester room located at 1716 North Belcher Road in Clearwater


NOTICE PUBLIC MEETING

MANDATORY PRE-BID CONFERENCE FOR

East WRF Generator and Marshall St.
WRF Lab Electrical Improvements
11-0025-UT

THURSDAY, AUGUST 7, 2014

10:30 A.M.

EAST WATER RECLAMATION FACILITY
BREAKROOM
3141 GULF TO BAY BLVD.
CLEARWATER, FL 33759-4506


NOTICE OF PUBLIC MEETING

PRE-CONSTRUCTION MEETING
FOR

Fire Station 48 Logan St. Driveway Improvements
(13-0005-FI)

DATE:
Wednesday, July 30, 2014

TIME:
1:30 – 2:30 P.M.

LOCATION:
MUNICIPAL SERVICES BUILDING
100 SOUTH MYRTLE AVE.
FIRST FLOOR CONFERENCE ROOM #130
CLEARWATER, FLORIDA



CITY OF CLEARWATER
NOTICE OF COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT BOARD PUBLIC HEARINGS

The Community Development Board of the City of Clearwater, Florida, will hold public hearings on Tuesday August 19, 2014,, beginning at 1:00 p.m., in the City Council Chambers, in City Hall, 3rd floor, 112 South Osceola Ave, Clearwater, Florida, to consider the following requests:

NOTE: All persons wishing to address an item need to be present at the BEGINNING of the meeting.  Those cases that are not contested by the applicant, staff, neighboring property owners, etc. will be placed on a consent agenda and approved by a single vote at the beginning of the meeting.

1.  Harbor Oaks Condominium Association is requesting An appeal from a Level One (Comprehensive Sign Program) approval decision pursuant to Community Development Code Section 4-502.A, that the requested additional attached sign as a Comprehensive Sign Program is inconsistent with the Comprehensive Sign Program flexibility criteria as set forth in Community Development Code Sections 3-1808.C.1.a and b..  (Proposed Use: Office) at 1001 South Ft. Harrison Ave., Parcel No. 16-29-15-36277-000-1010.  APP2014-00001 Assigned Planner: Matt Jackson (727) 562-4504

2.  Golden Shoreline, Ltd, Partnership is requesting Flexible Development application to convert 15.77 acres (686,941 square feet) of existing office area of the Arbor Shoreline Office Park into a 236 unit apartment complex within the Office (O) Zoning District with a side (west) setback of zero feet (to pavement) where 10 feet is required and 50 feet to building, a side (south) setback of zero feet (to paving) where 10 feet is required and 20 feet to building, a side (north) setback of 25 feet to paving and 15 feet to building, and a rear (east) setback of 118 feet to paving and 125 feet to building, a building height of 52 feet where 30 feet is the maximum height permitted, and proposed 440 parking spaces where 472 parking spaces are required as a Comprehensive Infill Redevelopment Project pursuant to Community Development Code (CDC) Section 2-1004.A along with a reduction in the required foundation and buffer plantings as part of a Comprehensive Landscape Program pursuant to CDC Section 3-1202.G..  (Proposed Use: Residential Apartments) at 19321 US Hwy 19 N., Parcel Nos. 20-29-16-01325-000-0010; 20-29-16-01325-000-0020; 20-29-16-01325-000-0001.  FLD2014-06016 Assigned Planner: Melissa Hauck-Baker, AICP, Planner II (727) 562-4567 ext. 2855

3.  Lawrence A. Seigel & Arelene W. Seigel are requesting Flexible Development application to allow a deck for an existing detached dwelling within the Low Medium Density Residential (LMDR) District with a rear (west) setback of 6.3 feet (to Coastal Construction Control Line) where 25 feet is required as a Residential Infill Project under the provisions of the Community Development Code Section 2-204.E. and CDC section 3-905.C..  (Proposed Use: detached dwelling) at 704 Eldorado Ave., Parcel No. 05-29-15-54666-002-0010FLD2014-06017 Assigned Planner: Kevin W. Nurnberger, Planner III (727) 562-4567 ext 2502

Interested parties may appear and be heard at the hearing or file written notice of approval or objection with the Planning and Development Director or City Clerk prior to the hearing.  Any person who decides to appeal any decision made by the Board or Council, with respect to any matter considered at such hearings, will need to request a record of the proceedings and, for such purpose, 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 per Florida Statute 286.0105.  Community Development Code Sec 4-206 states that party status shall be granted by the Board in quasi-judicial cases if the person requesting such status demonstrates that s/he is substantially affected.  Party status entitles parties to personally testify, present evidence, argument and witnesses, cross-examine witnesses, appeal the decision and speak on reconsideration requests, and needs to be requested and obtained during the case discussion before the CDB.

An oath will be administered swearing in all persons giving testimony in quasi-judicial public hearing cases.  If you wish to speak at the meeting, please wait to be recognized, then state and spell your name and provide your address.  Persons without party status speaking before the CDB shall be limited to three minutes unless an individual is representing a group in which case the Chairperson may authorize a reasonable amount of time up to 10 minutes. 

Five days prior to the meeting, staff reports and recommendations on the above requests will be available for review by interested parties between the hours of 8:30 a.m. and 4:30 p.m., weekdays, at the City of Clearwater, Planning and Development Department, 100 S. Myrtle Ave., Clearwater, FL 33756.  Please contact the assigned planner at 562-4567 to discuss any questions or concerns about the project and/or to better understand the proposal and review the site plan.

Michael Delk                                                                                 Rosemarie Call, MPA,CMC
Planning and Development Director                                              City Clerk
City of Clearwater
P.O. Box 4748, Clearwater, FL 33758-4748

NOTE:  Applicant or representative must be present at the hearing.

A COPY OF THIS AD IN LARGE PRINT IS AVAILABLE IN OFFICIAL RECORDS AND LEGISLATIVE SERVICES.  ANY PERSON WITH A DISABILITY REQUIRING REASONABLE ACCOMMODATION IN ORDER TO PARTICIPATE IN THIS MEETING SHOULD CALL (727) 562-4093 WITH THEIR REQUEST.

To learn more about presenting to Clearwater boards and City Council, go to
http://clearwater.granicus.com/ViewPublisher.php?view_id=11 and click on "Resident Engagement Video." You can also check the informational video out from any Clearwater public library.

Ad:  8/8/14

CITY OF CLEARWATER PUBLIC HEARING NOTICE
ANNEXATION, LAND USE PLAN AND ZONING ATLAS AMENDMENTS

The City of Clearwater, Florida, proposes to adopt the following ordinances:

ORDINANCE NO. 8576-14

AN ORDINANCE OF THE CITY OF CLEARWATER, FLORIDA, ANNEXING CERTAIN REAL PROPERTY LOCATED GENERALLY EAST OF US 19 AND WEST OF EL TRINIDAD DRIVE, NORTH OF STATE ROAD 590 AND SOUTH OF SUNSET POINT ROAD (STATE ROAD 576) , CONSISTING OF PORTIONS OF SECTION 5, TOWNSHIP 29 SOUTH, RANGE 16 EAST , WHOSE POST OFFICE ADDRESSES ARE 2723/2725 SOUTH DRIVE, 2741 SOUTH DRIVE, 2738 WOODRING DRIVE, 2709 WOODRING DRIVE, 2700 MORNINGSIDE DRIVE, 2715 MORNINGSIDE DRIVE, 2718 TERRACE DRIVE AND 1752 EVANS DRIVE, 1813 CARLTON DRIVE, ALL IN CLEARWATER, FLORIDA 33759, TOGETHER WITH CERTAIN RIGHT OF WAYS OF: SOUTH DRIVE, WOODRING DRIVE, MORNINGSIDE DRIVE, EVANS DRIVE AND TERRACE DRIVE , INTO THE CORPORATE LIMITS OF THE CITY, AND REDEFINING THE BOUNDARY LINES OF THE CITY TO INCLUDE SAID ADDITION; PROVIDING AN EFFECTIVE DATE. 

ORDINANCE NO. 8577-14

AN ORDINANCE OF THE CITY OF CLEARWATER, FLORIDA, AMENDING THE FUTURE LAND USE PLAN ELEMENT OF THE COMPREHENSIVE PLAN OF THE CITY, TO DESIGNATE THE LAND USE FOR CERTAIN REAL PROPERTIES LOCATED GENERALLY EAST OF US 19 AND WEST OF EL TRINIDAD DRIVE, NORTH OF STATE ROAD 590 AND SOUTH OF SUNSET POINT ROAD (STATE ROAD 576), CONSISTING OF PORTIONS OF SECTION 5, TOWNSHIP 29 SOUTH, RANGE 16 EAST , WHOSE POST OFFICE ADDRESSES ARE 2723/2725 SOUTH DRIVE, 2741 SOUTH DRIVE, 2738 WOODRING DRIVE, 2709 WOODRING DRIVE, 2700 MORNINGSIDE DRIVE, 2715 MORNINGSIDE DRIVE, 2718 TERRACE DRIVE AND 1752 EVANS DRIVE, 1813 CARLTON DRIVE, ALL IN CLEARWATER, FLORIDA 33759, TOGETHER WITH CERTAIN RIGHT OF WAYS OF: SOUTH DRIVE, WOODRING DRIVE, MORNINGSIDE DRIVE, EVANS DRIVE AND TERRACE DRIVE, UPON ANNEXATION INTO THE CITY OF CLEARWATER, AS RESIDENTIAL LOW (RL), RESIDENTIAL MEDIUM (RM), PRESERVATION (P) AND DRAINGAGE FEATURE OVERLAY; PROVIDING AN EFFECTIVE DATE. 

ORDINANCE NO. 8578 -14

AN ORDINANCE OF THE CITY OF CLEARWATER, FLORIDA, AMENDING THE ZONING ATLAS OF THE CITY BY ZONING CERTAIN REAL PROPERTIES LOCATED GENERALLY EAST OF US 19 AND WEST OF EL TRINIDAD DRIVE, NORTH OF STATE ROAD 590 AND SOUTH OF SUNSET POINT ROAD (STATE ROAD 576), CONSISTING OF PORTIONS OF SECTION 5, TOWNSHIP 29 SOUTH, RANGE 16 EAST , WHOSE POST OFFICE ADDRESSES ARE 2723/2725 SOUTH DRIVE, 2741 SOUTH DRIVE, 2738 WOODRING DRIVE, 2709 WOODRING DRIVE, 2700 MORNINGSIDE DRIVE, 2715 MORNINGSIDE DRIVE, 2718 TERRACE DRIVE AND 1752 EVANS DRIVE, 1813 CARLTON DRIVE, ALL IN CLEARWATER, FLORIDA 33759, TOGETHER WITH CERTAIN RIGHT OF WAYS OF: SOUTH DRIVE, WOODRING DRIVE, MORNINGSIDE DRIVE, EVANS DRIVE AND TERRACE DRIVE , UPON ANNEXATION INTO THE CITY OF CLEARWATER, AS LOW MEDIUM DENSITY RESIDENTAL (LMDR), MEDIUM DENSITY RESIDENTAL (MDR), AND PRESERVATION (P); PROVIDING AN EFFECTIVE DATE. 
Schedule of Public Hearings:
Wednesday, August 20, 2014 before the City Council (1st Reading), at 6:00 p.m.
Thursday, September 4, 2014 before the City Council (2nd Reading), at 6:00 p.m.

All public hearings on the ordinances will be held in Council Chambers, 3rd floor of City Hall, 112 South Osceola Ave, Clearwater, Florida. The ordinance and complete legal description of the property proposed for annexation, by metes and bounds, may be inspected or obtained at Official Records & Legislative Services, located at City Hall.  (William Manfred & Regula Holzhauer; James H. Hunter; Abigail Co, LLC; Beverly Clark; ; Brent Thomas & Kristi Nicole Dubendorff; Camilo Dothe-Tlanepantla; Catherine Johnston; Owner – 2738 Woodring DrATA2014-05002 Assigned Planner: Katie See (727) 562-4557  

Interested parties may appear and be heard at the hearing or file written notice of approval or objection with the Planning and Development Director or City Clerk prior to the hearing.  Any person who decides to appeal any decision made by the Board or Council, with respect to any matter considered at such hearings, will need to request a record of the proceedings and, for such purpose, 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 per Florida Statute 286.0105. 

Michael Delk                                                                                                              Rosemarie Call, MPA, CMC
Planning and Development Director                                                                            City Clerk
City of Clearwater
P.O. Box 4748, Clearwater, FL 33758-4748
A COPY OF THIS AD IN LARGE PRINT IS AVAILABLE IN OFFICIAL RECORDS & LEGISLATIVE SERVICES.  ANY PERSON WITH A DISABILITY REQUIRING REASONABLE ACCOMMODATION IN ORDER TO PARTICIPATE IN THIS MEETING SHOULD CALL (727) 562-4093 WITH THEIR REQUEST.

To learn more about presenting to Clearwater boards and City Council, go to
http://clearwater.granicus.com/ASX.php?publish_id=13 and click on "Resident Engagement Video." You can also check the informational video out from any Clearwater public library.

Ad:  8/1/14 & 8/15/14

CITY OF CLEARWATER
NOTICE OF INTENT TO CONSIDER
A DEVELOPMENT AGREEMENT

Public hearings will be conducted before the Community Development Board on August 19, 2014, beginning at 1:00 PM (or as soon thereafter as the matter may be heard), in City Council Chambers, 3rd floor of City Hall, 112 South Osceola Ave., Clearwater, Florida, to consider approving a Development Agreement between the City of Clearwater and PV-Pelican Walk, LLC (“Paradise”) for property located at 483 Mandalay Ave. legally described as Parcel Nos. 08-29-15-16434-001-0020 & 08-29-15-16416-002-0320 (DVA2014-06001)

Review, and recommendation to the City Council, of a Development Agreement between PV-Pelican Walk, LLC (“Paradise”) and the City of Clearwater, to allow for a parking garage with 642 parking spaces (including 11,482 square feet of retail sales and service space) in the Tourist (T) District as per Community Development Code Section 4-606.; proposed use: Parking garage, retail sales and services, restaurants. Assigned Planner: Kevin Nurnberger, Planner III (727) 562-4567 ext. 2502

A public hearing was previously held to consider requests for a Flexible Land Development (FLD2014-05013) for the above-described property.

Interested parties may appear to be heard or file written notice of approval or objections with the Planning and Development Department or the City Clerk prior to or during the public hearing.  Any person who decides to appeal any decision made by the Council, with respect to any matter considered at such hearings, will need a record of the proceedings and, for such purpose, 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 per Florida Statute 286.0105.

Additional information, including the Development Agreement, is available in the Planning Department at the Municipal Services Building, 100 S. Myrtle Avenue, Clearwater, Florida, or call 562-4567.

Michael Delk                                                                     Rosemarie Call, MPA, CMC
Planning and Development Director                                City Clerk
City of Clearwater
P.O. Box 4748, Clearwater, FL 33758-4748

A COPY OF THIS AD IN LARGE PRINT IS AVAILABLE IN THE CITY CLERK DEPARTMENT.  ANY PERSON WITH A DISABILITY REQUIRING REASONABLE ACCOMMODATIONS IN ORDER TO PARTICIPATE IN THIS MEETING SHOULD CALL THE CITY CLERK DEPARTMENT WITH THEIR REQUEST AT (727) 562-4090.

To learn more about presenting to Clearwater boards and City Council, go to
http://clearwater.granicus.com/ViewPublisher.php?view_id=11 and click on "Resident Engagement Video." You can also check the informational video out from any Clearwater public library.

Ad: 8/8/14



CITY OF CLEARWATER
NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING

PENNY FOR PINELLAS PROJECTS
CITY COUNCIL MEETING

Thursday, August 7, 2014
6:00 p.m.

A public hearing will be held by the City of Clearwater, in City Council Chambers, in City Hall, 3rd floor, 112 South Osceola Avenue, Clearwater, Florida, regarding the use of Penny for Pinellas funding for the following project:

The following currently approved project reflects changes in scope and funding level:

Countryside Library  – The Countryside Library project provides for the construction of a new library in the Countryside area.  A scope change is necessary to the project to provide for the inclusion of HVAC upgrades and chiller costs for the Countryside Recreation Center as part of the construction contract.  In addition, additional funding of $812,668 of Penny for Pinellas infrastructure funds will be allocated to the project for this work.

This project is currently funded with $6,250,000, of Penny for Pinellas funds.  Final budget proposal for this plan necessitates an increase of $812,668 to bring the total Penny for Pinellas funding to $7,062,668 for this project for capital construction of the facility.

Interested parties may appear and be heard at the hearing or file written notice of approval or objection with the City Clerk prior to the hearing.  Any person who decides to appeal any decision made by the Commission, with respect to any matter considered at such hearing, will need a record of the proceedings and, for such purpose, 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 per Florida Statute 286.0105.

All individuals speaking on public hearing items will be sworn in.

Rosemarie Call, CMC                                                  City of Clearwater
City Clerk                                                                    P.O. Box 4748, Clearwater, FL 33758-4748

A COPY OF THIS AD IN LARGE PRINT IS AVAILABLE IN THE CITY CLERK DEPARTMENT.  ANY PERSON WITH A DISABILITY REQUIRING REASONABLE ACCOMMODATION IN ORDER TO PARTICIPATE IN THIS MEETING SHOULD CALL THE CITY CLERK DEPT WITH THEIR REQUEST AT (727) 562-4090.

Ad: 8/1/14

PUBLIC NOTICE

A Special Meeting of the Parks and Recreation Advisory Board has been scheduled for Tuesday July 29, 2014, at 6:30 PM in the Hurley Conference Room on the second floor of the Administration Office of Long Center, located at 1501 N. Belcher Road Clearwater, FL.


Public Notice

A meeting to rate the submittals for RFQ 33-14, Professional Services for Automated Metering Infrastructure will be held
Wednesday July 30, 2014 beginning at 2:30 p.m. room 130 of the Municipal Service Building 100 S. Myrtle Avenue.



Public Notice

Collective bargaining between the City of Clearwater and Communications Workers of America, Local 3179 to be held on
Monday July 21, 2014, beginning at 2:00 p.m. in the Fire Training Facility – Worcester room
located at 1716 North Belcher Road in Clearwater.


Public Notice

A Selection Committee Meeting for Downtown Development Board RFQ for Audit Services will be held
Wednesday, July 16, 2014 at 4:30 p.m. in Economic Development Conference Room, City Hall 112 S. Osceola Avenue.


CITY OF CLEARWATER
NOTICE OF COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT BOARD PUBLIC HEARINGS

The Community Development Board of the City of Clearwater, Florida, will hold public hearings on Tuesday, July 15, 2014, beginning at 1:00 PM, in the City Council Chambers, in City Hall, 3rd floor, 112 South Osceola Ave, Clearwater, Florida, to consider the following requests:

NOTE: All persons wishing to address an item need to be present at the BEGINNING of the meeting.  Those cases that are not contested by the applicant, staff, neighboring property owners, etc. will be placed on a consent agenda and approved by a single vote at the beginning of the meeting.

1. City of Clearwater and the City of Clearwater Community Redevelopment Agency is requesting Flexible Development application to permit a Mixed Use with up to 257 attached dwelling units (including up to 76 dwelling units from the Public Amenities Incentive Pool or as otherwise consistent with a Development Agreement approved by City Council and the Community Redevelopment Agency) within five buildings up to 75 feet, as measured from grade, to the top of roof deck (with up to an additional 16 feet to top of parapet walls/architectural embellishments for the purposes of screening mechanical equipment), 300 parking spaces (including eight handicap spaces) (1.16 parking spaces per dwelling unit) dedicated to the residential component, and up to 24,000 square feet of commercial space (up to 15,000 to be allotted from the Pool as consistent with a Development Agreement approved by City Council and the Community Redevelopment Agency) including restaurant, retail and non-residential space within seven Live/Work units with zero parking spaces dedicated to the non-residential component in the Downtown (D) District as a Comprehensive Infill Redevelopment Project, under the provisions of Community Development Code (CDC) Section 2-903.D; and to permit more than 10 parking spaces in a row, permit  shade trees within five feet of impervious surface and permit a landscape island less than eight feet in width as part of a Comprehensive Landscape Program under the provisions of CDC Section 3-1202.G and a Preliminary Plat.  [Proposed Use: Mixed Use; Attached Dwellings (257 units including seven Live/Work units); 15,000 square feet of commercial space including space within seven Live/Work units)] at 901 Cleveland St., Parcel Nos. 15-29-15-54450-002-0090; 15-29-15-00000-220-0900; 15-29-15-16830-002-0160; 15-29-15-53928-005-0012; 15-29-15-53928-005-0010; 15-29-15-57010-000-0990; 15-29-15-57010-000-0980; 15-29-15-57010-000-0970; 15-29-15-57010-000-0960; 15-29-15-57010-000-0950; 15-29-15-57010-000-0520; 15-29-15-57010-000-0510; 15-29-15-57010-000-0500; 15-29-15-57010-000-0490; 15-29-15-57010-000-0480; 15-29-15-57010-000-0470; 15-29-15-57010-000-0460; 15-29-15-57010-000-0450; 15-29-15-57010-000-0440; 15-29-15-57010-000-0430; 15-29-15-57010-000-0420; 15-29-15-57010-000-0400; 15-29-15-57010-000-0390; 15-29-15-57010-000-0380; 15-29-15-57010-000-0750; 15-29-15-57010-000-0360; 15-29-15-57010-000-0340; 15-29-15-57010-000-0330; 15-29-15-57010-000-0320; 15-29-15-57010-000-0300; 15-29-15-57010-000-0290; 15-29-15-57010-000-0280; 15-29-15-57010-000-0260; 15-29-15-57010-000-0250; 15-29-15-57010-000-0240; 15-29-15-57010-000-0230; 15-29-15-57010-000-0220; 15-29-15-57010-000-0210; 15-29-15-57010-000-0200; 15-29-15-57010-000-0190; 15-29-15-57010-000-0560; 15-29-15-57010-000-0550; 15-29-15-57010-000-0540; 15-29-15-57010-000-0530; 15-29-15-57010-000-0370; 15-29-15-16830-002-0180; 15-29-15-57010-000-0003; 15-29-15-57010-000-0180; 15-29-15-57010-000-0170; 15-29-15-57010-000-0160; 15-29-15-57010-000-0810; 15-29-15-57010-000-0800; 15-29-15-57010-000-0790; 15-29-15-57010-000-0780; 15-29-15-57010-000-0770; 15-29-15-57010-000-0760; 15-29-15-57010-000-1000; 15-29-15-57010-000-0640; 15-29-15-57010-000-0630; 15-29-15-57010-000-0620; 15-29-15-57010-000-0610; 15-29-15-57010-000-0600; 15-29-15-57010-000-0580; 15-29-15-57010-000-0570; 15-29-15-57010-000-0940; 15-29-15-57010-000-0930; 15-29-15-57010-000-0920; 15-29-15-57010-000-0910; 15-29-15-57010-000-0900; 15-29-15-57010-000-0890; 15-29-15-57010-000-0870; 15-29-15-57010-000-0860; 15-29-15-57010-000-0850; 15-29-15-57010-000-0840; 15-29-15-57010-000-0830; 15-29-15-57010-000-0820; 15-29-15-57010-000-0410; 15-29-15-57010-000-0350; 15-29-15-57010-000-0880; 15-29-15-57010-000-0270; 15-29-15-57010-000-0590; 15-29-15-57010-000-0310FLD2014-02005/PLT20142014-02002 Assigned Planner: Mark T. Parry, AICP, Planner III (727) 562-4741

2. Gulf to Bay Boulevard, LLC is requesting Flexible Development application to permit 12,800 square feet of medical clinic use within an existing 20,866 square foot building in the Commercial (C) District with a lot area of 41,988 square feet, a lot width of 150 feet along Gulf to Bay Boulevard, front (south) setbacks of 15.2 feet (to pavement) and 68.1 feet (to building), side (east) setbacks of 2.6 feet (to pavement) and 50.6 feet (to building), side (west) setbacks of zero feet (to pavement) and 39 feet (to building), rear (north) setbacks of 1.2 feet (to pavement) and 66.9 feet (to building), a building height of 42.4 (to top of flat roof), and 88 off-street parking spaces as a Comprehensive Infill Redevelopment Project pursuant to  Community Development Code (CDC) Section 2-704.E; and a reduction to a portion of the width of the side (east) perimeter landscape buffer from five feet to 2.6 feet, a reduction to a portion of the width of the side (west) perimeter landscape buffer from five feet to zero feet, a reduction to the width of the rear (north) perimeter landscape buffer from five feet to zero feet, a reduction to the required eight foot dimension from back of curb to back of curb for an interior landscape island from eight to 4.06 feet, a reduction in the amount of required trees from 45 to 14 and an increase in the number of parking spaces allowed in a row from 10 to 13 spaces as part of a Comprehensive Landscape Program pursuant to CDC Section 3-1202.G. (Proposed Use: Medical Clinic) at 2560 Gulf to Bay Blvd., Parcel No. 18-29-16-85681-000-0010FLD2014-04012 Assigned Planner: Matt Jackson, Planner III (727) 562-4504

3.  Pelican Walk Plaza Investors, LLC is requesting Flexible Development application to permit a parking garage with 642 parking spaces (including 11,482 square feet of retail sales and service space) in the Tourist (T) District with a lot area of 73,363 square feet, a lot width of 350 feet (along Poinsettia) and 302 feet (along Mandalay Avenue), a front (east) setback of zero feet (to building), a side (north) setback of zero feet (to concrete walkway) and 5.2 feet (to building), a side (south) setback of zero feet (to concrete walkway) and 5.2 feet (to building), a building height of 75.3  feet (from grade) to top of flat roof and 96.11 feet (to elevator and other mechanical equipment), as a Comprehensive Infill Redevelopment Project under the provisions of CDC Section 2-803.D.; and a reduction to the foundation landscape buffer from five feet wide to zero feet as part of a Comprehensive Landscape Program under the provisions of 3-1202.G..  (Proposed Use: Retail Plaza and Parking Garage) at 483 Mandalay Ave., Parcel Nos. 08-29-15-16434-001-0020; 08-29-15-16416-002-0320. FLD2014-05013 Assigned Planner: Kevin Nurnberger, Planner III (727) 562-4567 ext. 2502

Interested parties may appear and be heard at the hearing or file written notice of approval or objection with the Planning and Development Director or City Clerk prior to the hearing.  Any person who decides to appeal any decision made by the Board or Council, with respect to any matter considered at such hearings, will need to request a record of the proceedings and, for such purpose, 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 per Florida Statute 286.0105.  Community Development Code Sec 4-206 states that party status shall be granted by the Board in quasi-judicial cases if the person requesting such status demonstrates that s/he is substantially affected.  Party status entitles parties to personally testify, present evidence, argument and witnesses, cross-examine witnesses, appeal the decision and speak on reconsideration requests, and needs to be requested and obtained during the case discussion before the CDB.

An oath will be administered swearing in all persons giving testimony in quasi-judicial public hearing cases.  If you wish to speak at the meeting, please wait to be recognized, then state and spell your name and provide your address.  Persons without party status speaking before the CDB shall be limited to three minutes unless an individual is representing a group in which case the Chairperson may authorize a reasonable amount of time up to 10 minutes. 

Five days prior to the meeting, staff reports and recommendations on the above requests will be available for review by interested parties between the hours of 8:30 a.m. and 4:30 p.m., weekdays, at the City of Clearwater, Planning and Development Department, 100 S. Myrtle Ave., Clearwater, FL 33756.  Please contact the assigned planner at 562-4567 to discuss any questions or concerns about the project and/or to better understand the proposal and review the site plan.

Michael Delk                                                                                 Rosemarie Call, MPA,CMC
Planning and Development Director                                              City Clerk
City of Clearwater
P.O. Box 4748, Clearwater, FL 33758-4748

NOTE:  Applicant or representative must be present at the hearing.

A COPY OF THIS AD IN LARGE PRINT IS AVAILABLE IN OFFICIAL RECORDS AND LEGISLATIVE SERVICES.  ANY PERSON WITH A DISABILITY REQUIRING REASONABLE ACCOMMODATION IN ORDER TO PARTICIPATE IN THIS MEETING SHOULD CALL (727) 562-4093 WITH THEIR REQUEST.

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NOTICE OF AMENDMENT TO THE CLEARWATER COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT CODE

The City of Clearwater proposes to adopt the following ordinance:

ORDINANCE NO. 8570-14

AN ORDINANCE OF THE City of Clearwater, Florida, RELATING TO noise; AMENDING SECTION 3-1508 a, CleARWATER cOMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT CODE, tO CLARIFY THE pROHIBITED NOISES; amending section 3-1508 B 5, to clarify THE PROHIBITED SOUND THAT IS EMITTED BY RADIOS, AMPLIFIERS, AND OTHER SOUND PRODUCING DEVICES;AMENDING SECTION 3-1508 D TO CLARIFY THE SOUNDS RELATING TO THE EXISTENCE OF AN EMERGENCY AND THE PROCEDURES FOR OBTAINING A SPECIAL EVENT PERMIT AND TO DELETE the exception pertaining to religious WORSHIP ACTIVITIES; PROVIDING AN EFFECTIVE DATE.

Schedule of Public Hearings:
Tuesday, July 15, 2014 before the Community Development Board, at 1:00 p.m.
Thursday, July 17, 2014 before the City Council (1st Reading), at 6:00 p.m.
Thursday, August 7, 2014 before the City Council (2nd Reading), at 6:00 p.m.

All public hearings on the ordinances will be held in the City Council Chambers, in City Hall, 3rd floor, 112 South Osceola Ave, Clearwater, Florida.  TA2014-00002

Additional information is available in the Planning Department at the Municipal Services Building, 100 South Myrtle Ave, Clearwater, Florida.

Florida Statute 286.0105 states:  Any person appealing a decision of this board must have a record of the proceedings to support such an appeal.  A person making an appeal will need to ensure that a verbatim record, including testimony and evidence, is made.  The inclusion of this statement does not create or imply a right to appeal the decision to be made at this hearing if the right to an appeal does not exist as a matter of law.

Citizens may appear to be heard or file written notice of approval or objection with the Planning and Development Director or the City Clerk prior to or during the public hearing.

A COPY OF THIS AD IN LARGE PRINT IS AVAILABLE IN THE OFFICIAL RECORDS & LEGISLATIVE SERVICES DEPT.  ANY PERSON WITH A DISABILITY REQUIRING REASONABLE ACCOMMODATION IN ORDER TO PARTICIPATE IN THIS MEETING SHOULD CALL OFFICIAL RECORDS & LEGISLATIVE SERVICES WITH THEIR REQUEST AT (727) 562-4093.

City of Clearwater                                                                                                                 Rosemarie Call, MPA, CMC
P.O. Box 4748                                                                                                                                                City Clerk
Clearwater, Fl 33758-4748

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CITY OF CLEARWATER PUBLIC HEARING NOTICE
LAND USE PLAN AND ZONING ATLAS AMENDMENTS

NOTE: All persons wishing to address an item need to be present at the BEGINNING of the Community Development Board meeting.  Those cases that are not contested by the applicant, staff, neighboring property owners, etc. will be placed on a consent agenda and approved by a single vote at the beginning of the meeting.

The City of Clearwater, Florida, proposes to adopt the following ordinances:

ORDINANCE NO. 8573-14

AN ORDINANCE OF THE CITY OF CLEARWATER, FLORIDA, AMENDING THE FUTURE LAND USE PLAN ELEMENT OF THE COMPREHENSIVE PLAN OF THE CITY, TO CHANGE THE LAND USE DESIGNATION FOR CERTAIN REAL PROPERTY LOCATED AT GENERALLY WEST OF N. MCMULLEN BOOTH ROAD AND EAST OF BAYVIEW AVENUE, NORTH OF CHERRY LANE AND SOUTH OF CLEVELAND STREET, CONSISTING OF A PORTION OF THE SOUTH ½ OF THE SOUTHEAST ¼ OF THE NORTHWEST ¼ OF THE NORTHWEST ¼ OF SECTION 16 TOWNSHIP 29 S RANGE 16 E, WHOSE POST OFFICE ADDRESSES ARE 3049 CLEVELAND STREET, 3053 CLEVELAND STREET, 3048 CHERRY LANE, AND 3054 CHERRY LANE, CLEARWATER, FLORIDA 33759; FROM  RESIDENTIAL URBAN (RU) TO INSTITUTIONAL (I); PROVIDING AN EFFECTIVE DATE. 

ORDINANCE NO. 8574-14

AN ORDINANCE OF THE CITY OF CLEARWATER, FLORIDA, AMENDING THE ZONING ATLAS OF THE CITY BY REZONING CERTAIN PROPERTY LOCATED GENERALLY WEST OF N. McMULLEN BOOTH ROAD AND EAST OF BAYVIEW AVENUE, NORTH OF CHERRY LANE AND SOUTH OF CLEVELAND STREET , CONSISTING OF A PORTION OF THE SOUTH ½ OF THE SOUTHEAST ¼ OF THE NORTHWEST ¼ OF THE NORTHWEST ¼ OF SECTION 16 TOWNSHIP 29 S RANGE 16 E , WHOSE POST OFFICE ADDRESSES ARE 3049 CLEVELAND STREET, 3053 CLEVELAND STREET, 3048 CHERRY LANE, AND 3054 CHERRY LANE, CLEARWATER, FLORIDA 33759 ; FROM LOW MEDIUM DENSITY RESIDENTIAL (LMDR) TO INSTITUTIONAL (I) PROVIDING AN EFFECTIVE DATE. 

Schedule of Public Hearings:
Tuesday, July 15, 2014 before the Community Development Board, at 1:00 p.m.
Wednesday, August 20, 2014 before the City Council (1st Reading), at 6:00 p.m.
Thursday, September 4, 2014 before the City Council (2nd Reading), at 6:00 p.m.

All public hearings on the ordinances will be held in Council Chambers, 3rd floor of City Hall, 112 South Osceola Ave., Clearwater, Florida. (First Baptist Church of ClearwaterLUP2014-04001/REZ2014-04001  Assigned Planner Kate See (727) 562-4557

Interested parties may appear and be heard at the hearing or file written notice of approval or objection with the Planning and Development Director or City Clerk prior to the hearing.  Any person who decides to appeal any decision made by the Board or Council, with respect to any matter considered at such hearings, will need to request a record of the proceedings and, for such purpose, 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 per Florida Statute 286.0105.  Community Development Code Sec 4-206 states that party status shall be granted by the Board in quasi-judicial cases if the person requesting such status demonstrates that s/he is substantially affected.  Party status entitles parties to personally testify, present evidence, argument and witnesses, cross-examine witnesses, appeal the decision and speak on reconsideration requests, and needs to be requested and obtained during the case discussion before the CDB.

An oath will be administered swearing in all persons giving testimony in quasi-judicial public hearing cases.  If you wish to speak at the meeting, please wait to be recognized, then state and spell your name and provide your address.  Persons without party status speaking before the CDB shall be limited to three minutes unless an individual is representing a group in which case the Chairperson may authorize a reasonable amount of time up to 10 minutes.  The Community Development Board will review the case and make a recommendation to the City Council for final disposition.

Five days prior to the CDB meeting, staff reports and recommendations on the above requests will be available for review by interested parties between the hours of 8:30 a.m. and 4:30 p.m., weekdays, at the City of Clearwater, Planning and Development Department, 100 S. Myrtle Ave., Clearwater, FL 33756.  Please contact the Planning Department 562-4567 to discuss any questions or concerns about the project and/or to better understand the proposal.

Michael Delk                                                                                                                Rosemarie Call, MPA, CMC
Planning and Development Director                                                                              City Clerk
City of Clearwater
P.O. Box 4748, Clearwater, FL 33758-4748

A COPY OF THIS AD IN LARGE PRINT IS AVAILABLE IN OFFICIAL RECORDS & LEGISLATIVE SERVICES.  ANY PERSON WITH A DISABILITY REQUIRING REASONABLE ACCOMMODATION IN ORDER TO PARTICIPATE IN THIS MEETING SHOULD CALL (727) 562-4093 WITH THEIR REQUEST.

To learn more about presenting to Clearwater boards and City Council, go to
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Ad:  7/4/14 & 8/22/14


Public Notice

The selection committee for RFP 19-14, Barefoot Beach House will meet to discuss ranking and make their final recommendations
Friday July 18, 2014 at  2:00 pm in conference room 130 of the Municipal Service Building, 100 S. Myrtle Avenue.

NOTICE PUBLIC MEETING

MANDATORY PRE-BID CONFERENCE
FOR

LIFT STATIONS 29, 46 AND 50 IMPROVEMENTS
PROJECT #13-0047-UT

THURSDAY, JUNE 26, 2014

10:00 A.M.

MUNICIPAL SERVICES BUILDING
100 SOUTH MYRTLE AVENUE
FIRST FLOOR
CONFERENCE ROOM #130
CLEARWATER, FLORIDA


NOTICE PUBLIC MEETING

SELECTION COMMITTEE PRESENTATION REVIEWS

PARKING VIOLATION PROCESSING SERVICES RFP#22-14

MONDAY, JUNE 30, 2014

 2:00 P.M.

MUNICIPAL SERVICES BUILDING
100 SOUTH MYRTLE AVENUE
SECOND FLOOR
ENGINEERING CONFERENCE ROOM #221
CLEARWATER, FLORIDA


NOTICE OF MEETING

Florida Gas Utility will hold a Board of Directors Meeting at 9:00 a.m. on Friday, June 27, 2014

at the Sandpearl Resort 500 Mandalay Ave Clearwater Beach, FL 33767

Contact: Offices of Florida Gas Utility 4619 NW 53rd Avenue Gainesville, FL 32653

One or more participants in the above referenced public meeting may participate by telephone. At the above location there will be a speaker telephone so that any interested person can attend this public meeting and be fully informed of the discussions taking place either in person or by telephone communication.

Anyone wishing to participate by telephone may call Florida Gas Utility at
352-334-0770 to receive the dial-in information.

Anyone deciding to appeal a decision made by the Executive Committee with respect to any matter considered at the meeting will need to ensure that a verbatim record of the proceeding is made, which record includes the testimony and evidence upon which the appeal is based. 

A copy of the agenda may be obtained by writing in care of
Florida Gas Utility, 4619 NW 53rd Avenue, Gainesville, FL 32653.



NOTICE PUBLIC MEETING

PRE-CONSTRUCTION CONFERENCE
FOR

SAFETY HARBOR SANITARY SEWER FLOW METER REPLACEMENTS
 (PROJECT #11-0035-UT)

 

MONDAY, JUNE 16, 2014

TIME – 8:00 A.M.

LOCATION:
PUBLIC UTILITIES DEPARTMENT
Public Works Complex
1650 N. Arcturas Ave.
Building C – Large Conference Room
Clearwater, FL 33765


PUBLIC NOTICE

A presentation will be given by Urban Land Institute Advisory Panel Friday June 20, 2014, 8:30 am at The Hilton Hotel, 400 Mandalay Avenue Clearwater, FL.  One or more Councilmembers may be in attendance.


PUBLIC NOTICE

The Downtown Achievement Awards VIP Reception with Urban Land Institute Advisory Panelists will be held Monday June 16, 2014, 5:00 pm at The Capitol Theatre, 405 Cleveland Street Clearwater, FL.  One or more Councilmembers may be in attendance.


PUBLIC NOTICE

A welcome diner with Urban Land Institute (ULI) Advisory Panelists and City of Clearwater staff will be held Sunday June 15, 2014 at 6:00 pm at Island Way Grill, 20 Island Way Clearwater, FL.  One or more Councilmembers may be in attendance.


PUBLIC NOTICE

Collective bargaining between the City of Clearwater and Communications Workers of America, Local 3179 to be held on Wednesday June 18, 2010 beginning at 2:00 p.m. in the Fire Training Facility – Worcester room located at 1716 North Belcher Road in Clearwater.


NOTICE OF FUNDING AVAILABILITY
CITY OF CLEARWATER, FL
FY 2014-2015
STATE HOUSING INITIATIVES PARTNERSHIP (SHIP) PROGRAM

The City of Clearwater is expected to receive $499,545 for fiscal year 2014-2015 funding distributed through and operated under the State Housing Initiatives Partnership (SHIP) Program. Eligible strategies are down payment and closing costs assistance for newly constructed homes, down payment and closing cost assistance for existing homes, owner occupied rehabilitation, multi-family housing and other activities included in its Local Housing Assistance Plan. A copy of the Local Housing Assistance Plan is available from the contact person identified below.

These funds will primarily be used to assist eligible homebuyers in the purchase of homes within the city limits of Clearwater. For current homeowners, rehabilitation assistance may be provided to assist with code deficiencies within their dwellings.

Preference will be given to persons with special needs as defined in section 393.063, Florida Statutes.

Assistance is available to households whose maximum income is at or below 80% of Area Median Income (AMI). 

For further information, contact Terry Malcolm-Smith at 727-562-4036 or visit the City of Clearwater Economic Development & Housing Department located at 112 South Osceola Avenue, Clearwater, between the hours of 8:30 a.m. through 5:00 p.m.

Ad: 6/13/14


NOTICE OF PUBLIC COMMENT AND AVAILABILITY OF VIEWING
OF
PROPOSED
CITY OF CLEARWATER
FY 2014 - 2015
CONSOLIDATED ACTION PLAN SUMMARY

The overall goal of the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development - Community Planning and Development programs are to develop viable urban communities by providing decent housing and a suitable living environment and expanding economic opportunities principally for very-low to moderate income persons. The primary means toward this end is to extend and strengthen partnerships among all levels of government and the private sector, including for-profit and non-profit organizations, in the production and operation of affordable housing.

 The City of Clearwater proposes to fund the activities listed below with Community Development Block Grant Program Funds (CDBG), HOME Investment Partnership Program Funds (HOME), State Housing Initiatives Partnership Program (SHIP) and estimated program income.  Please note that funding for these and other projects not listed may increase or decrease based upon program income, prior period adjustments and/or final federal or state allocations. Due to these and other factors, the City reserves the right to add or delete projects.

PROPOSED FUNDING RESOURCES

Community Development Block Grant Program – Entitlement

$

          726,298

HOME Investment Partnership Program - Entitlement

 

299,956

HOME Investment Partnership Program – Program Income

 

  88,448

Neighborhood Stabilization Program 3 – Program Income

 

    5,000

Pinellas County Housing Trust Program  - Program Income

 

    5,000

State Housing Initiatives Partnership Program - Entitlement                           

 

499,545

State Housing Initiatives Partnership Program – Program Income

 

121,000

TOTAL

$

 1,745,247

 

 

 

LIST OF PROPOSED ACTIVITIES

 

 

 

 

 

Program Administration

 

 

Community Development Block Grant Program - Entitlement

$

 145,259

HOME Investment Partnership Program - Entitlement

 

   29,995

HOME Investment Partnership Program – Program Income

 

     8,844

State Housing Initiatives Partnership Program - Entitlement

 

   49,954

State Housing Initiatives Partnership Program – Program Income

 

   12,100

Neighborhood Stabilization Program 3 – Program Income

 

        500

Pinellas County Housing Trust Program

 

        500

 

 

 

Public Services

 

 

Housing Counseling Program

$

     7,000

Martin Luther King, Jr. Neighborhood Family Center

 

   12,000

Intercultural Advocacy Institute

 

   15,000

Westcare of Florida

 

   12,000

Religious Community Services – Grace House Service

 

18,000

Pinellas Opportunity Council – Chore Services                                 

 

   18,000

Gulf Coast Legal Services, Inc. – Fair Housing

 

   12,000

Community Service Foundation – Fair Housing

 

     4,000

Safety Harbor Neighborhood Family Center, Inc.

 

   11,988

Paint Your Heart Out

 

   10,000

Homeless Emergency Project

 

   15,000

 

 

 

Public Facilities and Improvements

 

 

Directions for Mental Health – Office Renovations

$

   50,000

Religious Community Services – Grace House

 

   50,000

Kimberly Home – Daycare to Office Renovations

 

   50,000

 

 

 

Economic Development

 

 

Economic Development – Program Delivery

$

   10,000

 

 

 

Acquisition/Infill Housing

 

 

City of Clearwater Infill Housing – Program Delivery                        

$

   10,000

Housing Rehabilitation

 

 

City of Clearwater Program Delivery Costs

$

  110,000

 

 

 

Housing Pool - SF/MF - DPA, Infill, Rehabilitation, New Construction

$

      1,038,113

-  Tampa Bay Community Development Corporation

 

 

-  Largo Area Housing Development Corporation

 

 

-  Community Service Foundation, Inc.

 

 

-  Habitat for Humanity of Pinellas County

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

HOME Program  - CHDO Set-Aside (15% of Allocation)

$

 44,994.00

 

 

 

TOTAL FUNDING

$

      1,745,247

                                                                                                                                
The public comment period begins on June 16, 2014 and ends on July 16, 2014. Please send any comments to Michael Holmes, Housing Manager, City of Clearwater’s Economic Development and Housing Department - Housing Division, P.O. Box 4748, Clearwater, FL, 33758-4748 or you may contact Mr. Holmes at
727-562-4032.

A draft copy of the proposed City of Clearwater FY 2014-2015 Consolidated Action Plan will be available on June 13, 2014 for viewing at the following locations:

City Clerk's Office, 2nd Floor                            City of Clearwater - Library East Branch
City Hall, 112 S. Osceola Ave.                          2251 Drew Street
Clearwater, FL  33756                                     Clearwater, FL  33756
           
City of Clearwater
Economic Development & Housing Dept. -
Housing Division
City Hall, 1st Floor
112 S. Osceola Avenue
Clearwater, FL  33756

Ad: 06/06/14


CITY OF CLEARWATER
NOTICE OF COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT BOARD PUBLIC HEARINGS

The Community Development Board of the City of Clearwater, Florida, will hold public hearings on Tuesday, June 17, 2014, beginning at 1:00 PM, in the City Council Chambers, in City Hall, 3rd floor, 112 South Osceola Ave, Clearwater, Florida, to consider the following requests:

NOTE: All persons wishing to address an item need to be present at the BEGINNING of the meeting.  Those cases that are not contested by the applicant, staff, neighboring property owners, etc. will be placed on a consent agenda and approved by a single vote at the beginning of the meeting.

1.  Xania, Incorporated, James Lampathakis is requesting Flexible Development application to allow 418 square feet of Restaurant use in an existing 1,357 square foot building in the Tourist(T) District with a lot area of 0.32 acres (1,374 square feet), a lot width of 60 feet (along Mandalay Avenue) and 22.9 feet (along Kendall Street), front (east and south) setbacks of zero feet (to building), side (north and west) setbacks of zero feet (to building), zero parking spaces and  a building height of 12 feet (to top of flat roof) as a Comprehensive Infill Redevelopment Project pursuant to Community Development Code Section 2-803.D as well as a reduction to the required foundation landscaping area width from five feet to zero feet as a part of a Comprehensive Landscape Program pursuant to Community Development Code section 3-1202.G.  (Proposed Use: Restaurant) at 600 Mandalay Ave., Parcel No. 05-29-15-16362-007-0102FLD2014-02002 Assigned Planner: Matt Jackson, Planner III (727) 562-4504

2.  City of Clearwater and the City of Clearwater Community Redevelopment Agency are requesting Flexible Development application to permit a Mixed Use including 257 attached dwelling units (including 76 dwelling units from the Public Amenities Incentive Pool) within five buildings ranging in height between 30 and 43 feet, as measured from grade, to the top of roof deck (with up to an additional 16 feet to top of parapet walls/architectural embellishments for the purposes of screening mechanical equipment),  300 parking spaces (including eight handicap spaces) (1.16 parking spaces per dwelling unit), and 4,000 square feet of restaurant and 8,996 square feet of retail space and 10,409 square feet of Live/Work units with zero parking spaces in the Downtown (D) District as a Comprehensive Infill Redevelopment Project, under the provisions of Community Development Code (CDC) Section 2-903.D; and to permit more than 10 parking spaces in a row, permit  shade trees within five feet of impervious surface and permit a landscape island less than eight feet in width as part of a Comprehensive Landscape Program under the provisions of CDC Section 3-1202.G and a Preliminary Plat.  [Proposed Use: Mixed Use; Attached Dwellings (257 units including seven Live/Work units); Restaurant (4,000 square feet); Retail Sales Service (8,996 square feet); seven Live/Work units (10,409 square feet)] at 901 Cleveland St., Parcel Nos. 15-29-15-54450-002-0090; 15-29-15-00000-220-0900; 15-29-15-16830-002-0160; 15-29-15-53928-005-0012; 15-29-15-53928-005-0010; 15-29-15-57010-000-0990; 15-29-15-57010-000-0980; 15-29-15-57010-000-0970; 15-29-15-57010-000-0960; 15-29-15-57010-000-0950; 15-29-15-57010-000-0520; 15-29-15-57010-000-0510; 15-29-15-57010-000-0500; 15-29-15-57010-000-0490; 15-29-15-57010-000-0480; 15-29-15-57010-000-0470; 15-29-15-57010-000-0460; 15-29-15-57010-000-0450; 15-29-15-57010-000-0440; 15-29-15-57010-000-0430; 15-29-15-57010-000-0420; 15-29-15-57010-000-0400; 15-29-15-57010-000-0390; 15-29-15-57010-000-0380; 15-29-15-57010-000-0750; 15-29-15-57010-000-0360; 15-29-15-57010-000-0340; 15-29-15-57010-000-0330; 15-29-15-57010-000-0320; 15-29-15-57010-000-0300; 15-29-15-57010-000-0290; 15-29-15-57010-000-0280; 15-29-15-57010-000-0260; 15-29-15-57010-000-0250; 15-29-15-57010-000-0240; 15-29-15-57010-000-0230; 15-29-15-57010-000-0220; 15-29-15-57010-000-0210; 15-29-15-57010-000-0200; 15-29-15-57010-000-0190; 15-29-15-57010-000-0560; 15-29-15-57010-000-0550; 15-29-15-57010-000-0540; 15-29-15-57010-000-0530; 15-29-15-57010-000-0370; 15-29-15-16830-002-0180; 15-29-15-57010-000-0003; 15-29-15-57010-000-0180; 15-29-15-57010-000-0170; 15-29-15-57010-000-0160; 15-29-15-57010-000-0810; 15-29-15-57010-000-0800; 15-29-15-57010-000-0790; 15-29-15-57010-000-0780; 15-29-15-57010-000-0770; 15-29-15-57010-000-0760; 15-29-15-57010-000-1000; 15-29-15-57010-000-0640; 15-29-15-57010-000-0630; 15-29-15-57010-000-0620; 15-29-15-57010-000-0610; 15-29-15-57010-000-0600; 15-29-15-57010-000-0580; 15-29-15-57010-000-0570; 15-29-15-57010-000-0940; 15-29-15-57010-000-0930; 15-29-15-57010-000-0920; 15-29-15-57010-000-0910; 15-29-15-57010-000-0900; 15-29-15-57010-000-0890; 15-29-15-57010-000-0870; 15-29-15-57010-000-0860; 15-29-15-57010-000-0850; 15-29-15-57010-000-0840; 15-29-15-57010-000-0830; 15-29-15-57010-000-0820; 15-29-15-57010-000-0410; 15-29-15-57010-000-0350; 15-29-15-57010-000-0880; 15-29-15-57010-000-0270; 15-29-15-57010-000-0590; 15-29-15-57010-000-0310FLD2014-02005 Assigned Planner: Mark T. Parry, AICP, Planner III (727) 562-4741

3.  John Frangedis Living Trust is requesting Flexible Development application to permit a restaurant in the Tourist (T) District with a lot area of 6,229 square feet, a lot width of 60 feet (along Gulfview Boulevard), a front (west) setback of zero feet (to sidewalk) and 32 feet (to building), a side (north) setback of zero feet (to sidewalk), four feet (to building overhang) and six feet (to building), a side (south) setback of zero feet (to sidewalk) and zero feet (to building), a rear (east) setback of zero feet (to sidewalk) and ten feet (to building), a building height of 15 feet (to roof deck), 21.5 feet (to midpoint) and 32 feet (top of architectural pylon) with zero parking spaces as a Comprehensive Infill Redevelopment Project, under the provisions of Community Development Code Section 2-803.L, with a two-year development order and a reduction to the foundation landscape requirement on the front (south) facade from five feet to zero feet as a Comprehensive Landscape Program under the provisions of Community Development Code Section 3-1202.G. (Proposed Use: Restaurant) at 437 S. Gulfview Blvd., Parcel No. 07-29-15-52380-000-0810. FLD2014-04011 Assigned Planner: Melissa Hauck-Baker, AICP, Planner II (727) 562-4567 ext. 2885

Interested parties may appear and be heard at the hearing or file written notice of approval or objection with the Planning and Development Director or City Clerk prior to the hearing.  Any person who decides to appeal any decision made by the Board or Council, with respect to any matter considered at such hearings, will need to request a record of the proceedings and, for such purpose, 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 per Florida Statute 286.0105.  Community Development Code Sec 4-206 states that party status shall be granted by the Board in quasi-judicial cases if the person requesting such status demonstrates that s/he is substantially affected.  Party status entitles parties to personally testify, present evidence, argument and witnesses, cross-examine witnesses, appeal the decision and speak on reconsideration requests, and needs to be requested and obtained during the case discussion before the CDB.

An oath will be administered swearing in all persons giving testimony in quasi-judicial public hearing cases.  If you wish to speak at the meeting, please wait to be recognized, then state and spell your name and provide your address.  Persons without party status speaking before the CDB shall be limited to three minutes unless an individual is representing a group in which case the Chairperson may authorize a reasonable amount of time up to 10 minutes. 

Five days prior to the meeting, staff reports and recommendations on the above requests will be available for review by interested parties between the hours of 8:30 a.m. and 4:30 p.m., weekdays, at the City of Clearwater, Planning and Development Department, 100 S. Myrtle Ave., Clearwater, FL 33756.  Please contact the assigned planner at 562-4567 to discuss any questions or concerns about the project and/or to better understand the proposal and review the site plan.

Michael Delk                                                                                  Rosemarie Call, MPA,CMC
Planning and Development Director                                                   City Clerk
City of Clearwater
P.O. Box 4748, Clearwater, FL 33758-4748

NOTE:  Applicant or representative must be present at the hearing.

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