Public Information Meeting

Hertz Arena sculpture

hertz arenaRepresentatives for Hertz Arena presented their plans for a 13.5-foot-tall stylized stainless-steel sculpture of an ice hockey player to be displayed on a raised pedestal 8 foot tall. The sculpture will be lighted at night.

The sides of the pedestal will be used to display plaques of some of the groups associated with the arena.

The sculpture is to be located at the Arena’s southeast corner in the outdoor plaza. This location is between the south and east main entry to the Arena which provides maximum visibility for visitors and vehicles traveling along I-75.  (Presentation)

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Public Hearings

The Commons Club at the Brooks

Commons ClubRepresentative for The Commons Club presented their plans for a 5,000 square foot addition to the existing Health and Lifestyle Center building located on Coconut Road in The Brooks.

They described plans for expanding their existing group fitness room, workout area and massage rooms as well as rehabbing the locker rooms.  They are proposing to paint the building taupe with rust roof tiles.  They determined no additional parking is necessary to accommodate members.  Connectivity includes walkways around the building, adjacent buildings and along the roadway.

Eight live oaks will be removed and replaced with 20-foot live oaks placed away from the building but five other existing live oaks will be salvaged.  (Presentation)

The Board approved this application.

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