Commissioners Regular Meeting Feb. 21

February 14th, 2020

The Commissioners Regular Meeting is scheduled for Friday, February 21, 2020, immediately following the Special Meeting at 3 p.m., in the City Hall Commissioners Room on the second floor. The meeting agenda includes:

Items on the Commissioners' agenda which are considered routine and non-controversial are marked with an asterisk (*) and will be acted upon by a single roll call vote of the Commissioners. There will not be any separate discussion of these items unless a member of the Commissioners so requests, in which event the matter shall be removed from the consent agenda and considered a separate item.

1. Call to Order

2. Pledge of Allegiance

3. Roll Call

4. Correspondence (relating to agenda items only)

5. Consider a vote of the Commissioners to accept the consent agenda.

6. Approval of Minutes*

  • Regular Meetings held on April 24, 2019, October 18, 2019, November 15, 2019, December 20, 2019, and January 17, 2020
  • Special Meeting held on October 19, 2018
  • Special Budget Workshop Meetings held on January 6, 2020, and January 17, 2020
  • Workshop Meetings held on October 7, 2019, November 4, 2019, December 9, 2019, and January 6, 2020

7. City Manager's Report

A. Street Aid Expenditure

8. City Solicitor's Report

9. Departmental Reports

A. Building & Licensing

B. Communications

C. Financial

D. Fire

E. Police

10. Board & Commission Reports

A. Board of Adjustment

B. Parks & Shade Tree Commission

C. Planning Commission

11. Committee Reports

A. Animal Issues

B. Bandstand/Convention Hall/Special Events

C. Boardwalk & Beach

Reports on recent Committee activity including implementing a new recycling program on the Boardwalk with new trash and recycling container color scheme and restroom improvement recommendations clarified.

D. Environment

E. Law Oversight

F. Mayor's Advisory Committee on Trees

G. Parking Advisory

H. Streets & Transportation

12. Liaison Reports

A. Chamber of Commerce

B. Historical Society

C. Main Street

D. Senior Center

13. Presentation by Heather Metz, City of Rehoboth Beach property owner and member of the Environment Committee, relating to her views regarding health hazards of Wireless Communications Facilities and 5G Technology.

14. Old Business

A. Further discussion of draft ordinance to amend Chapter 270 relating to Gross Floor Area.

B. Set resolution for public hearing on proposed ordinance to amend Chapter 270 relating to Gross Floor Area.

C. Consideration and possible vote to accept bid recommendation for Wayfinding/Signage Project.

D. Consideration and possible vote on acceptance of bid recommendation for construction of Grove Park Canal Access Project.

15. New Business

16. Commissioner Comments

17. Determine future meeting dates.

18. Citizen Comment

19. Adjournment


[Time may not allow for consideration of all agenda items.]

Citizen comment regarding Old Business and New Business will be heard during each agenda topic after discussion by the Commissioners or at the discretion of the Chair.  Speakers shall state their name and address.  Comments are limited to three (3) minutes or at the discretion of the Chair.  Comments on non-agenda items will be heard under "Citizen Comment".

Correspondence (relating to agenda items) and any additional documents relating to agenda items must be submitted no later than two full business days prior to the date and time of Commissioner meetings.

*For additional information or special accommodations, please call (302) 227-6181 (TDD Accessible) 24-hours prior to the meeting.

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