Little Gasparilla Advisory Committee Meeting May 5, 2005
Call to Order—Bob Hill, Chairman called the meeting to order at 9:00 a.m. at the HideAway Bay Beach Club meeting room.
Public Notice—Notice of this meeting was posted on the Charlotte County website.
Determination of A Quorum—A quorum was met. The committee members
present in person were Bob Hill, Dick Stickle, Rande Ridenour, & Jimmy Lewis. Dick Bublitz, Mac McCarthy, Ken Bonds was not present. Martina Kuche, Charlotte County Planner, was present.
Approvals of Minutes—Rande Ridenour made a motion to waive the approval of
the minutes until the next meeting after several corrections are identified and the minutes are amended. Jimmy Lewis gave the second. Those present approved the motion.
Introduction of Guest: There was no guest speaker.
Continuation of Discussion Relating to Documents For Submission to Community Development Board for Use in Searching Out Consultant Candidates—The LGPOA statement was amended and resubmitted for consideration by the Advisory Committee. There were no changes recommended on the amended statement. Dick Stickle made a motion to accept this LGPOA statement for inclusion of documents delivered to Community Development Department for the compilation of the RLI to recruit consultant candidates. Rande Ridenour gave the second. All present voted to approve. The statement is attached to and made a part of these minutes. They appear at the end of the minutes as Attachment #1.
Jimmy Lewis requested a provision that provides for the two existing condominium developments on the island be protected by a grand-father clause should future zoning changes prohibit the rebuilding of these existing condominiums if damaged. Various individuals raised many related questions. Martina Kuche offered to bring out a land development supervisor to come out and respond to these kind of concerns and questions. Martina will try to have some answers for the next meeting. Dick Stickle made a motion to instruct the Community Development Department to include the assurance in the community plan that the existing condominium developments be allowed to rebuild should they be partially or totally damaged. Jimmy Lewis gave the second. All present voted to approve.
Bob Hill reports that the bylaws are not ready for presentation to the committee. The document will be available at the next meeting.