Titusville Environmental Commission 05/11/22

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CITY OF TITUSVILLE

TITUSVILLE ENVIRONMENTAL COMMISSION

NOTICE OF REGULAR MEETING

May 11, 2022

City Hall in Council Chamber

555 S. Washington Avenue Titusville, Florida 32796

5:30 PM



Notice


All persons who anticipate speaking on any Public Hearing item must fill out an Oath Card to be heard on that agenda item and sign the oath contained thereon. These cards are located on the table near the entrance to the Council Chamber or may be obtained from the Recording Secretary. This meeting will be conducted in accordance to the procedures adopted in Resolution #24-1997

Those speaking in favor of a request will be heard first, those opposed will be heard second, and those who wish to make a public comment on the item will speak third. The applicant may make a brief rebuttal if necessary. A representative from either side, for or against, may cross-examine a witness.

Anyone who speaks is considered a witness. If you have photographs, sketches, or documents that you desire for the Commission to consider, they must be submitted into evidence and will be retained by the City. Please submit such exhibits to the Recording Secretary.

Please be advised that the following board members, Linwood V. Rice and Thomas Perez, are dual-members for Planning and Zoning Commission and Titusville Environmental Commission, and these board members are permissible participants at each of these respective board meetings.

1.    CALL TO ORDER        

2.    ROLL CALL        

3.    DETERMINATION OF A QUORUM        

4.    PLEDGE OF ALLEGIANCE        

5.    APPROVAL OF MINUTES        

A.    Minutes April 13, 2022        

Approve        

6.    PETITIONS AND REQUESTS FROM PUBLIC PRESENT (non-Agenda Items)        

7.    OLD BUSINESS        

A.    Urban Forestry Plan        

Review the item and make a recommendation as necessary

B.    Functions of the Titusville Tree Board        

Review the item and make a recommendation as necessary        

C.    Tree List in Technical Manual        

Make Recommendation to City Council as Necessary        

8.    NEW BUSINESS        

A.    Conditional Use Permit (CUP) #2-2022 Independence Recycling        

Make a recommendation on Conditional Use Permit No. 2-2022 to operate a concrete recycling facility at 84 Golden Knights Boulevard.  (This is a quasi-judicial item.)

The City Council considered this request at their April 12, 2022 meeting and tabled the item to allow this item to be reviewed by the Titusville Environmental Commission.

The Planning and Zoning Commission considered this request at their April 6, 2022 meeting and recommended approval, 4-2, with staff's conditions and the following four additional conditions: 1. The stock pile areas be treated as impervious surface for stormwater calculations. 2. A 50 foot tree preservation buffer be in the front along Golden Knight Blvd be required but a reduction on the north and west buffers to 25 feet. 3. The quarterly report for testing be shared with the City of Titusville every quarter. 4. The emergency response procedures be reviewed and approved by staff during the site plan review process.   One member voted no because this location is too close to the Indian River Lagoon.  One member voted no because of the location and concerns with chemicals and runoff.  

B.    Semi-Annual Report - May 2022        

Approve the TEC Semi-Annual Report to be sent to City Council.        

9.    PETITIONS AND REQUESTS FROM PUBLIC PRESENT        

10.    REPORTS        

11.    DISCUSSION OF FUTURE AGENDA ITEMS        

12.    ADJOURNMENT        

Any person who decides to appeal any decision of the Titusville Environmental Commission with respect to any matter considered at this meeting 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.

The City desires to accommodate persons with disabilities. Accordingly, any physically handicapped person, pursuant to Chapter 286.26 Florida Statutes, should at least 48 hours prior to the meeting, submit a written request to the chairperson of the meeting that the physically handicapped person desires to attend.