• Winter Park City Commission Meeting Summary

  • Winter Park City Commission Meeting Summary

    Winter Park City Commission Meeting Summary

    Upcoming Meetings of Interest

    • Orange Avenue Overlay District Virtual Work Session: Today, June 25, at 1 p.m.
      • Transfer of Residential Development Rights and Existing Public Right of Ways
    • Virtual Commission Meeting: Wednesday, July 8, at 3:30 p.m.
    How To Access Virtual Meeting
     
    City Manager’s 90-Day Report  View Report
    The report outlines department goals for projects pertaining to:
    • Fiscal Stewardship
    • Intelligent Growth and Development
    • Investment in Public Assets and Infrastructure
    • Exceptional Quality of Life 
    For further review, Staff will provide the Commission:
    • An update of the new Library & Events Center
    • The status of Civil Service Board review of Police Department Policies and Procedures
    • A cost benefit analysis of the Killarney neighborhood annexation
    • Details supporting the realignment of Bennet and Executive Drives
    • Parks and Recreation and Greenway status
    • The CRA project listing, which was approved in January
    Budget Review Schedule FY 2021  View Budget Review Schedule
    Staff budget presentations will begin Wednesday, July 8. The review and approval process ends Sept. 23.
     
    Advisory Board Appointments 
    • The Commission acknowledged and accepted all nominations. View Commission Appointments
    • Appointments to the Police Officers and Firefighters Pension Boards were also finalized.
    • Sheila DeCiccio will represent the Commission on the Winter Park Library Board of Trustees.
    • Board service of two years is one full term; less than 2 years is considered a partial term. 
    Micromobility Ordinance
    • The Commission approved in its first ready an ordinance on micro-vehicles which are “not powered by humans.”
    • Its boundaries include the Central Business District and Hannibal Square Neighborhood Commercial District.
    • The ordinance will be reviewed by the City’s Transportation Advisory Board before its second reading. 
    Approval of Parcel Donation for FDOT Road Improvements
    • The Commission approved the second reading of ordinances granting FDOT a city-owned 20’ x 250’ parcel.
    • FDOT will widen the westbound turn lane serving the intersection of Fairbanks and Orlando Avenues
    Orange Avenue Overlay District
    • Work sessions will be held weekly to study the OAO, beginning this week (June 25 at 1 p.m).
    • The scope of work (data analysis) proposed by GAI Consultants was revisited and approved.
    • How the City chooses to meet GAI’s suggested goals with be studied by Planning Department Staff. 
    Other Discussions
    • The Commission denied requests for work sessions from developers of the Henderson Hotel and the Hotel on Pennsylvania.
    • The Commission will hear the first reading of the proposed moratorium on development at their July 8 meeting.
    • The East Central Florida Regional Planning Council presented their regional resilience collaborative efforts (public, private and academic) for future and comprehensive sustainability.
    • Public support for investigating systemic racism is an issue the Commission seeks to pursue and clarify. The City will issue a statement supporting diversity and opposing systemic racism.
     
    To provide comments prior to a Commission meeting, please send them to MayorandCommissioners@cityofwinterpark.org

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