Special City Council Meeting - August 12, 2020 at 5:00 PM

  1. Agenda





TO: The Honorable Mayor and City Council


FROM: William S. Larese, City Manager


SUBJECT: City Council Special Meeting


DATE: August 12, 2020 AT 5:00 PM


MEETING LOCATION: Council Chamber at City Hall, 555 South Washington Avenue, Titusville, FL 32796


The purpose of this meeting is as follows:


1. Staff Presentation - Staff presentation of the Fiscal Year 2021 Proposed Budget.


2. Petitions from the Public Present - As this is a special meeting, the comments

must relate directly to the meeting.


3. Fiscal Year 2021 Budget Workshop - Council Discussion on appropriation of Fiscal Year 2021 Budget based on a proposed millage rate of $7.2145 mils and an approved tentative rate of $7.9360 mils.


The City Council meeting may be conducted by utilizing communications media technology (CMT), as provided in section 120.54(5)(b)2, Florida Statutes without having a quorum of Council physically present in the Council Chambers. In order to help prevent the spread of the COVID-19 (Coronavirus) and to comply with all local, state, and federal laws and guidelines regarding social distancing and social gatherings, designated seating shall be provided for the public within City Hall. Individual speakers shall, when directed to do so, be given the opportunity to speak on agenda items at City Hall during the meeting in accordance with City of Titusville Resolution No. 16-2020. Signs held by speakers are permissible, but no tripods, easels, props or other demonstrative aids shall be brought into City Hall. In addition to the regular broadcasts of the Council meeting via closed circuit television and livestream YouTube video, which may be accessed through the City's website, video and audio of the meeting will also be provided within City Hall for the public in attendance. As an additional method for public participation the public may submit written comments, via email to

city.agenda@titusville.com or by regular mail to City Council's attention at City Hall, 555 S. Washington Ave, Titusville, FL 32796. Written comments must be received by 5:00 p.m. prior to the start of the meeting and include the senders name, address and the subject line must specify the agenda item being addressed. All comments will be disseminated to the Council members and made a part of the public record prior to any action being taken. Speakers who appear in person will be subject to screening for symptoms of COVID-19 and any persons exhibiting symptoms of COVID-19 will not be permitted to enter City Hall.


Any person who decides to appeal any decision of the City Council 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.


Applicants for land use and zoning related items are advised that the resumes of staff members who prepare applicable staff reports are on file in the City Clerk's Office.


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 that the physically handicapped person desires to attend the meeting.