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PUBLIC NOTICE

The Gulf County Board of County Commissioners will hold a Special Meeting on Monday, July 6, 2020 at 9:00 a.m., E.T. in the 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) Transfer Station                                                (Hammond * 7/1 * 1:58 p.m.)
B) Administrative Update & Report                  (Hammond * 7/1 * 1:58 p.m.)

SANDY QUINN, JR.
CHAIRMAN


** Please note the Administration and Courthouse complex have been closed by COVID-19 Emergency Declaration as of March 18th in conjunction with the Centers for Disease Control guidelines for public gatherings as well as Office of the Governor Executive Order No. 20-69 for public meetings. The meeting will be streamed live to the public at http://www.gulfcounty-fl.gov/**

**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

A Public Hearing will be held before the Gulf County Planning and Development Review Board (PDRB) on Monday, July 20, 2020 at 8:45 a.m. EST and thereafter a Quasi-Judicial Hearing before the Gulf County Board of County Commissioners (BOCC) meeting on Tuesday, July 28, 2020 at 9:00 a.m. EST. Both the Public Hearing and the Quasi-Judicial Hearing will be held in the Donald H. Butler Commission Chamber located in the Robert M. Moore Administration Building at the Gulf County Courthouse Complex, 1000 Cecil G. Costin Sr. Blvd., in Port St. Joe, Florida. The Public Hearing before the PDRB will be to discuss, review, and submit recommendations to the BOCC on the following:

 1. Final Plat Approval- Indian Pass Shores- APPLICANT: Peach Concepts 19, LLC. LOCATION: Parcel ID 03187-009R Section 21, Township 9 South, Range 10 West. Meeting APPEAL: Requesting approval for final plat.

The public is encouraged to attend and be heard on these matters. Information prior to the Public Hearing and Quasi-Judicial Hearing can be viewed at the Planning Department at 1000 Cecil G. Costin Sr. Blvd., Room 303.

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
Pursuant to the provisions of the Americans with Disabilities Act, any person requiring special accommodations to participate in this workshop/meeting is asked to advise the County at least 3 days before the workshop/meeting/ hearing by contacting: County Administrators Office at (850) 229-6106. 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.



ATTENTION RESIDENTS OF

GULF COUNTY, FLORIDA
HURRICANE HOUSING RECOVERY PROGRAM (HHRP) FUNDING

Gulf County has committed funding ($5,915,000.00) from the Florida Housing Finance Corporation HHRP funds to provide Housing Rehabilitation Assistance, Purchase Assistance and Demolition/Reconstruction for approved Very Low, Low, Moderate, and Median income single-family housing units, effected by Hurricane Michael, throughout Gulf County. There will be a third round of applications accepted only for Very-Low income level applicants only that live in Gulf County, were residents of Gulf County when hurricane “Michael” came in, and their home was damaged by the storm.

Applications for the HHRP Program are available beginning on July 13, 2020 at 8:00 a.m. until July 23, 2020, at 4:00 p.m., E.T. All applicants will need to make an appointment to turn in your application in order to verify completeness of applications. For additional information or to see if you qualify in the Very Low category, contact Michael Aiken at 850-229-6125. The hours of operation for our office is Monday-Thursday, 7:00 a.m.-5:30 p.m., E.T.

Robert Moore Administration Building, Room 311
1000 Cecil G. Costin, Sr. Boulevard
Port St. Joe, FL 32456

Additionally, the applications will be available online on the County’s website starting July 13, 2020 at http://www.gulfcounty-fl.gov or you may request an application or additional information by contacting Michael Aiken at 850-229-6125. Upon completion, applications must be submitted to Michael Aiken, at the Robert Moore Administration Building, 1000 Cecil G. Costin, Sr. Boulevard, Port St. Joe, FL 32456. Only completed applications will be accepted. BY APPOINTMENT ONLY!

Gulf County is an Equal Opportunity Employer, Handicapped Accessible and Fair Housing Jurisdiction.

 


   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 EDC 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: Jim McKnight, 1000 Cecil G. Costin Sr., Blvd., Port St. Joe, FL 32456. (850) 229-6144, 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 pick-up. This program will only work if everyone works together in order to create a smooth transition.