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PUBLIC NOTICE

The Gulf County Board of County Commissioners will hold a Special Meeting on Monday, March 1, 2021 at 3:00 p.m., E.T. in the Donald H. Butler Commissioner Board Room at the Robert M. Moore Administration Building, Gulf County Courthouse Complex, Port St. Joe, Florida to discuss the following:

A) Reject Bid #2021-11 * General Contractors - Hurricane
      Loss Mitigation Program                                                                                  
(Hammond * 2/23 * 10:39 a.m.)
B) Rebid General Contractors – Hurricane
      Loss Mitigation Program                                                                                  
(Hammond * 2/23 * 10:39 a.m.)
C) Administrative Update & Report                                                                     
(Hammond * 2/23 * 10:39 a.m.)

SANDY QUINN, JR.
CHAIRMAN


**Any citizens wishing to submit comment, questions or content during agenda items under which proposed actions of the Commission will be considered shall submit their comments, questions or content to questions@gulfcounty-fl.gov, with the Gulf County Speaking Ordinance and guidelines still in effect and applicable to any and all submissions.

Pursuant to F.S. 286.0105: If a person decides to appeal any decision made by the board, agency or commission, with respect to any matter considered at such meeting or hearing, he will need a record of the proceedings, and that, for such purpose, he may need to ensure that a verbatim record of the proceedings is made, which record includes the testimony and evidence upon which the appeal is to be based.

Americans with Disabilities Act
If you are hearing or speech impaired, please contact Gulf County by utilizing and making the necessary arrangements with the Florida Coordination Council for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing at 866-602-3275.

Additional postings per request and direction of County Administration and County Attorney’s offices:
Public posting on Gulf County Courthouse, Gulf County Administration Building entrance, Gulf County Commission Website for public distribution and notice.


PUBLIC NOTICE

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Gulf County Board of County Commissioners will hold two public hearings to discuss and consider the adoptions of the following Ordinance with the following title:

AN ORDINANCE BY THE GULF COUNTY BOARD OF COUNTY COMMISSIONERS TO AMEND LAND DEVELOPMENT CODE SECTION 4.02.00 FLOODPLAIN MANAGEMENT (ORDINANCE 2020-09) TO MAKE MODIFICATIONS TO BRING THE REGULATIONS INTO AGREEMENT WITH THE CURRENT FEMA-APPROVED MODEL ORDINANCE; TO ADOPT PRELIMINARY FLOOD INSURANCE RATE MAPS AND BASE FLOOD ELEVATION DATA; TO REPEAL LOCAL ADMINISTRATIVE AMENDMENTS TO THE FLORIDA BUILDING CODE; TO MODIFY AND ADOPT LOCAL TECHNICAL AMENDMENTS TO THE FLORIDA BUILDING CODE; PROVIDING FOR APPLICABILITY; SEVERABILITY; AND AN EFFECTIVE DATE.

A reading, introduction and public hearing will be held during the Gulf County Board of County Commissioner’s Regular Meeting on Tuesday, January 26, 2021 at 9:00 a.m. (Eastern) to be held in the Donald H. Butler Commissioner Chamber and meeting room in the Robert M. Moore Administration Building, Gulf County Courthouse Complex, Port St. Joe, Florida.

All interested persons may appear and be heard with respect to the proposed Ordinance. If a person decides to appeal any decisions made by the Gulf County Commission with respect to any matter considered at this hearing, he/she will need a record of the proceedings and that for such purpose he/she may need to ensure a verbatim record of the proceedings made and which would include any evidence upon which the appeal is to be based.

A copy of the proposed Ordinance is available for inspection on weekdays between the hours of 9:00 a.m. est., and 5:00 p.m. est. at the Office of the Clerk of Court, Gulf County Courthouse, 1000 C.G. Costin, Sr., Blvd., Port St. Joe, Florida, 32456.

BOARD OF COUNTY COMMISSIONERS
GULF COUNTY, FLORIDA
BY: SANDY QUINN, CHAIRMAN



    PUBLIC NOTICE

 GULF COUNTY BOARD OF COUNTY COMMISSIONERS
BEAR WISE FUNDING


Gulf County, in cooperation with Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC) and Waste Pro, has developed a plan to install bear resistant clips to existing trash receptacles, in order to reduce human-bear conflicts. The following information is available on this pilot program:

PROJECT DESCRIPTION:

Gulf County will purchase a kit (set of 2 metal gate hasps and installation hardware) to be installed on either side of a regular 96-gallon tote, which will be attached to both the lid and the can. Residents can obtain the kits as follows:

1. Residents can pick them up at Gulf County Grants at 1000 Cecil G Costin Sr Blvd,
Port St. Joe, Monday-Thursday from 7:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m., E.T.

2. Each resident will be required to fill out a form stating their name, address and the
number of kits received, along with their signature verifying their correct
information and receipt of the product. (Application)

3. Applications must be returned to Gulf County BOCC, Administration, Attention:
Grants Department, 1000 Cecil G. Costin Sr., Blvd., Room 312, Port St. Joe, FL 32456.
(850)227-2393, Monday-Thursday, 7:00 a.m.-5:30 p.m., E.T.

4. Residents are responsible for installing the equipment on the cans. The procedure
on trash day will be that the resident will unlock the can(s) on the morning of trash pickup.
This program will only work if everyone works together in order to create a
smooth transition.