Council selects Board members and approves stormwater plan on March 1, 2017

//Council selects Board members and approves stormwater plan on March 1, 2017

The Village Council interviewed applicants for the Planning & Zoning Board and Design Review Board positions which are to expire on March 31.

Selected for the Planning & Zoning Board were Anthony Gargano and John Yarbrough; both will serve three-year terms ending on March 31, 2020.

Selected for the Design Review Board were Scott Anderson, Barry Jones, Bill Prysi and Patty Whitehead, all whom will serve two-year terms, ending on March 31, 2019.

Action Items

Stormwater master plan consultant agreement

The Village Council approved a stormwater master plan agreement with J.R. Evans Engineering, an Estero-based business, to be completed by approximately July 2018.  Cost of the plan is $286,360.

The scope of work includes a great number of items including reviewing historic flow data from the Estero River, Halfway Creek and Spring Creek watersheds, collecting information on previous problem areas and recommending drainage improvement plans to improve water quality and conveyance, among others. (Stormwater Master Plan Consultant Agreement)

Additional details are available in the minutes of this meeting.  Residents may also view the archived meeting by going to the Village website

A Council Workshop is scheduled for 9:30 a.m., Thursday, March 9, 2017.