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PUBLIC NOTICE

The Gulf County Board of County Commissioners Subcommittee on Salinas Park will hold a meeting on Tuesday, August 16th, 2022 at 2:00 p.m., E.T. at the Gulf County Emergency Operations Center at 1000 Cecil G. Costin, Sr. BLVD, Port St. Joe, Florida, 32456

1) Continued planning and development of Salinas Park and related matters.

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.



PUBLIC NOTICE

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Gulf County Board of County Commissioners will hold a public hearing to consider the following proposed abandonment of a county right of way for the Board of County Commission’s consideration of adoption of a resolution granting this abandonment in accordance with Florida Statute §§336. Specifically, Gulf County has authorized the commencement of the abandonment process and has requested consideration of abandonment for the following right of way or platted alleyway:

1. Proposed abandonment of the platted right of way located in block 16 of the Beacon Hill Sub-division. A 15ft alley between Cowries St. and Helmet St. (District II)

The listed public hearing will be held during the Gulf County Board of County Commissioner’s regular meeting on Tuesday August 23, 2022 called for 9:00 a.m. est. 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 pursuant to Florida Statute 197.3632 and Florida Statute 125.

All interested persons may appear and be heard with respect to the proposed abandonment. 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 complete legal description is available for inspection on weekdays between the hours of 9:00 a.m. est., and 5:00 p.m. est. at the Planning Department, 1000 C.G. Costin, Sr., Blvd. Room 400, Port St. Joe, Florida, 32456.

Should the Commission grant the proposed abandonments following the public hearings, a resolution shall be adopted memorializing the action and published thereafter within thirty (30) days.

BOARD OF COUNTY COMMISSIONERS
GULF COUNTY, FLORIDA
BY: SANDY QUINN, CHAIRMAN
Ad Date: August 4, 2022


ATTENTION RESIDENTS OF
GULF COUNTY, FLORIDA
STATE HOUSING INITIATIVES PARTNERSHIP (SHIP) FUNDING

Gulf County has as a small amount of remaining funds from 2019-2020 funding year, Florida Housing Finance Corporation SHIP funds to provide Housing Rehabilitation and Purchase assistance, for approved Very Low-income single-family housing units, in Gulf County. Applications for the SHIP Program WILL be made available on 18 August 2022 starting at 8:00am EST at the office listed below. For additional information or to see if you qualify in the Very Low category contact Joe Paul or Lynn Lanier at (850)229-6125. If you are unable to come to the office, the SHIP applications will be available on the Gulf County BOCC web site at http://www.gulfcounty-fl.gov. The hours of operation for our offices are Monday-Thursday, 7:00 a.m.-5:30 p.m., E.T. For additional information regarding the County’s SHIP Program, please contact Joe Paul or Lynn Lanier at (850) 229-6125. Applications will be accepted for 2019-2020 funding until all funds are expended.

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


Upon completion, applications must be submitted to Lynn Lanier, at the Robert Moore Administration Building, 1000 Cecil G. Costin, Sr. Boulevard, Port St. Joe, FL 32456. Completed S.H.I.P. applications may be submitted from 18 August 2022 until all funds are expended. Only completed applications will be accepted.


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



PUBLIC NOTICE

The Gulf County Board of County Commissioners Subcommittee on Salinas Park will hold a meeting on Tuesday, August 16th, 2022 at 2:00 p.m., E.T. at the Gulf County Commissioner Board Room located in the Administration Building at 1000 Cecil G. Costin, Sr. BLVD, Port St. Joe, Florida, 32456

1) Continued planning and development of Salinas Park and related matters.


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.



PUBLIC NOTICE

The Gulf County Tourist Development Council will hold an Advisory Board meeting on Tuesday, August 2nd, 2022, at 2:00 PM E.T. in the Gulf County Commissioner Board Room located in the Administration Building at 1000 Cecil G. Costin, Sr. BLVD, Port St. Joe, Florida, 32456

Blake Rish
Chairman


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.”



PUBLIC NOTICE


NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Gulf County Board of County Commissioners will hold a public hearing to consider the following proposed abandonment of a county right of way for the Board of County Commission’s consideration of adoption of a resolution granting this abandonment in accordance with Florida Statute §§336. Specifically, Gulf County has authorized the commencement of the abandonment process and has requested consideration of abandonment for the following right of way or platted alleyway:

1. Proposed abandonment of the platted right of way located in block 16 of the Beacon Hill Sub-division. A 15ft alley between Cowries St. and Helmet St. (District II)

The listed public hearing will be held during the Gulf County Board of County Commissioner’s regular meeting on Tuesday July 26, 2022 called for 9:00 a.m. est. 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 pursuant to Florida Statute 197.3632 and Florida Statute 125.

All interested persons may appear and be heard with respect to the proposed abandonment. 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 complete legal description is available for inspection on weekdays between the hours of 9:00 a.m. est., and 5:00 p.m. est. at the Planning Department, 1000 C.G. Costin, Sr., Blvd. Room 400, Port St. Joe, Florida, 32456.

Should the Commission grant the proposed abandonments following the public hearings, a resolution shall be adopted memorializing the action and published thereafter within thirty (30) days.

BOARD OF COUNTY COMMISSIONERS
GULF COUNTY, FLORIDA
BY: SANDY QUINN, CHAIRMAN
Ad Date: 07/11/2022


ORDINANCE NO. 2022-

A ordinance establishing fees for Residential and Commercial construction permits, inspection fees for checking plans, mechanical, electrical, plumbing, solar, and gas systems; permit fee for driveway culvert; permit fee for moving building and other structures; permit fees for roofing; permit fee for Florida Building Code Modular homes; permit fee for HUD/DCA manufactured homes; establishing a reinspection fee; providing penalties for not first obtaining permits and paying fees; establishing a requirement that ALL habitable structures in Gulf County be designed and stamped by a Florida licensed architect or engineer with advance building code coarse; adoption of the Florida Building Code; establishing one uniform wind zone for Gulf County; providing a severability clause; providing a repealed clause; and providing for an effective date

Whereas it is appropriate to monitor, inspect, and control inspection throughout Gulf County; and
Whereas the Gulf County Board of County Commissioners has determined that it is appropriate for uniform standards and fees to be established; and
Whereas the cost of providing the services relating to construction activities should be paid by the recipients of the services and not be subsidized by other revenue from taxpayers; and
Whereas it is appropriate and necessary to adjust the fees charged for services in order to keep up with the costs of providing services; now, therefore,

BE IT ORDANINED BY THE BOARD OF COUNTY COMMISSIONERS OF GULF COUNTY, FLORIDA, as follows:

Section 1. Ordinance Number 2001-13 is hereby repealed.

Section 2. All building, construction, alterations, additions, improvements and other activities requiring a permit and/or inspection, pursuant to the latest editions of the Florida Building Code, Florida Residential Code, Florida Mechanical Code, Florida Plumbing Code, Florida Existing Building Code, Florida Fuel Gas Code, Florida Energy Conservation Code, Florida Accessibility Code; Florida Fire Prevention Code and National Electric Code, shall conform to all requirements of the applicable code and/or Gulf County Ordinance, and shall pay fees set out herein.

Section 3. The building permit fees shall be set by Gulf County as per the following fee schedule:
Total Valuation
$1,000 to $50,000 $20.00 for the first $1000 plus $6.00 for each additional thousand or fraction thereof, to including $50,000.
$50,000 to $250,000 $265 for first $50,000 plus $5.00 for each additional thousand or fraction thereof, to and including $250,000
$250,000 and up $1065 for the first $250,000 plus $4.00 for each additional thousand or fraction thereof

Section 4. Plan-Check Fees: Shall be one-half the building permit fee

Section 5. Moving Fee shall be $250.00 plus all applicable building permit fees
Demolition Fees shall be: $75.00 base fee, plus $.50 for every 1,000 cu.ft or contract price, using the above fee schedule, without a plan check fee
Driveway culvert permit Fees: Shall be $100.00 up to 28ft in length and $300.00 29ft in length and longer.
Preliminary manufactured home inspection fee:
IN-County $75.00
Out of County $75.00 base plus $2.00 per mile to and from
All permit(s) will have a Florida Building Code Surcharge

Section 6. Electrical permits fee shall be set forth as follows:
Residential electric permit fee $75.00 base plus $25.00 per thousand sq/ft or any portion thereof.
Residential Service up-grade permit shall be $75.00.
Residential Temp/power pole permit shall be $75.00
RV power pole permit fee $75.00
Accessory Structure electrical permit fee $75.00 must be over 100ft from existing power to be approved.
Water well Service electrical permit fee $75.00
Commercial electric permit fee $150.00 base up to 1000 sq ft plus $30.00 for each additional thousand sq/ft or any portion thereof.
Commercial Service up-grade permit shall be $150.00
Commercial Temp/power pole permit shall be $75.00

Section 7. Plumbing permit fee shall be set forth as follows:
Residential plumbing permit fee $75.00 base plus $25.00 per thousand sq/ft. or any portion thereof.
Commercial plumbing permit fee $150.00 base plus $25.00 per thousand sq/ft. or any portion thereof.

Section 8. Mechanical/HVAC permit fee shall be set forth as follows:
Mechanical/HVAC permit fee $75.00 base plus $25.00 per thousand sq/ft or any portion thereof.
Commercial Mechanical/HVA permit fee $150.00 base plus $25.00 per thousand sq/ft or any portion thereof.

Section 9. Fuel/Gas permit fee shall be set forth as follows:
Residential Fuel/Gas permit fee $75.00 base plus $25.00 per thousand sq/ft. or any portion thereof.
Commercial Fuel/Gas permit fee $150.00 base plus $25.00 per thousand sq/ft or any portion thereof.

Section 10. Roofing permit fee shall be set forth as follows:
Residential Shingle roof permit fee $75.00
Residential Metal roof permit fee $100.00
Commercial roof permit fee $150.00

Section 11. Solar panel permits fee shall be set forth as follows:
Solar panel permit fee $75.00 base plus $25.00 per thousand sq/ft. or any portion thereof and may also require a Residential Service up-grade permit.

Section 12. Elevator permit fee shall be set forth as follows:
Residential elevator permit fee $250.00
Commercial elevator permit fee $500.00

Section 13. DCA/HUD manufactured home permit fee shall be set forth as follows
DCA/HUD manufactured home permit fee $150.00 per section
DCA/HUD modular home permit fee $150.00 per section

Section 14. Florida Building Code Modular home permit fee shall be set forth as follows:
F.B.C Modular home permit fee $400.00 per section

Section 15. Scope of work permit fee shall be set forth as follows:
Scope of Work permit fee $75.00 base plus valuation

Section 16. Swimming pool permit fee shall be set forth as follows:
Residential Swimming pool permit Fee: Shall be $175.00
Commercial Swimming pool permit Fee: Shall be $300.00
Swimming pool electric permit Fee: Shall be $75.00

Section 17. Accessory structure permit fee shall be set forth as follows:
Pole Barn permit fee $75.00 base plus valuation
Shed permit fee $75.00 base plus valuation
DEP dune walk-over permit fee $75.00 plus valuation
Dock permit fee $75.00 base plus valuation
Carport permit fee $75.00 base plus valuation
All other permit(s) deemed Accessory structure shall have a fee of $75.00 base plus valuation

Section 18. Reinspection fee shall be $75.00

Section 19. In the event any activity for which a permit is required, is begun, or progresses without first obtaining the appropriate permit(s), the fee(s) set out of Gulf County, shall be double. The payment of the double fee shall not relieve the permittee from fully complying with all requirements of the applicable code(s) and or Gulf County Ordinance(s).

Section 20. Private provider service being used for the propose of plan review will be assed a Gulf County Planning Department review fee of $350.00

Section 21. Before electrical power (electricity) can be allowed to be connected to any habitable structure in Gulf County, smoke detectors must be installed per N.E.C code

Section 22. RV power pole will be limited to 100 amp service
Water well service will be limited to 60 amp service
Accessory Structure service will be limited to 100 amp service unless otherwise approved by the Building Official

Section 23. Post construction survey will be required on all parcel(s) of land less than 1 acre, or if the Building Official deems it necessary to maintain proper setbacks

Section 24. The valuation of the construction shall be determined by the Building Official, based upon the latest version of the International Code Council building valuation data. The valuation of construction within the DEP coastal control line shall be 20% more than the “good” value of single-family dwellings.

Section 25. All of Gulf County, including both City of Port St. Joe and City of Wewahitchka, shall be designated a 140 mph with 3 second gust or per the latest edition of the Florida Building Code wind zone map

Section 26. All habitable structures constructed within Gulf County, must have raised sealed designed plans or digitally stamped plans, by a Florida Licensed Architect or Florida Licensed Engineer with advanced building code coarse.

Section 27. Unconventional construction used for the purpose of habitable space must be approved by the T.A.C. committee and the Planning Development Review Board.

Section 28. All habitable structures being relocated to Gulf County, or being moved from within Gulf County, must be inspected by a Florida License Engineer or Architect, who will certify the structural conformance with the present FBC codes, and/or design appropriate rehabilitation, to bring the structure up to present code or comply with the FBC existing building code.

Section 29. If any part of this ordinance is held to be unconstitutionally void, or invalid, the validity of the remaining part of the ordinance shall not be affected thereby

Section 30. Any other ordinance or portion of any ordinance in force at the time this ordinance becomes effective, which may conflict with the provisions of this ordinance, shall be deemed to have been replaced and repealed to the extent of such conflict, otherwise, the same shall remain in full force and effect.

Section 31. Permit(s) fees shall be updated by the Building Official and/or County Administrator when deemed necessary.

Section 32. This ordinance shall become effective June 1, 2022

ADOPTED this _______ day of _______________, 2022

GULF COUNTY BOARD OF COUNTY COMMISSIONERS

By:______________________________
Sandy Quinn, Chairman

ATTEST
_________________________________
Rebecca L. Norris
Clerk



PUBLIC NOTICE

AN ORDINANCE OF GULF COUNTY, FLORIDA; WHEREBY REPEALING AND REPLACING GULF COUNTY ORDINANCE NO. 2015-08 THERETO TITLED “ALLOWING FOR VEHICULAR TRAFFIC ON CERTAIN COASTAL BEACHES WITHIN GULF COUNTY, FLORIDA” OR COMMONLY REFERRED TO AS THE “BEACH DRIVING ORDINANCE”; REPEALING THE ORDINANCE IN ITS ENTIRETY AND REPLACING ALL PRIOR AMENDMENTS AND REGULATIONS TO THE ORDINANCE HEREIN; HEREINAFTER PROVIDING FOR A PERMIT AND REQUIREMENTS TO OBTAIN THE SAME; PROVIDING FOR AMENDED PERMIT FEES AND ADMINISTRATIVE AUTHORITY FOR ESTABLISHING FUTURE PERMIT RATES; ESTABLISHING A SYSTEM FOR MONITORING THE ISSUANCE OF DECALS; ESTABLISHING THE FORMAT FOR DECALS; LIMITING AND DESIGNATING BEACH ACCESS POINTS; PROVIDING FOR A SPEED LIMIT; PROVIDING FOR RULES FOR OPERATION OF VEHICLES ON THE BEACHES; PROVIDING FOR PENALTY FOR VIOLATION; PROVIDING FOR REPEALER, SEVERABILITY, MODIFICATIONS THAT MAY ARISE FROM CONSIDERATION AT PUBLIC HEARING; PROVIDING FOR AN EFFECTIVE DATE.


BEACH DRIVING ORDINANCE AMENDMENT - APRIL 2022


GULF COUNTY, FLORIDA PUBLIC HEARING NOTICE

SPANISH TRANSLATION
HAITIAN CREOLE TRANSLATION

The Gulf County Board of Commissioners is considering applying to the Florida Department of Economic Opportunity for Community Development Block Grant - Mitigation funds under the Rebuild Florida Mitigation General Infrastructure Program (GIP) for Hurricane Michael. This program is not designed for individual homeowner repairs or assistance.
The Florida Department of Economic Opportunity (DEO) has allocated $46,926,000 in funding for the Rebuild Florida GIP through the Community Development Block Grant – Mitigation (CDBG-MIT) Program by the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) to provide funding opportunities for local governments and state agencies to develop large-scale mitigation activities that allow Florida communities to better withstand future disasters.
Entities that are located in the HUD and State designated MID areas that experienced Hurricane Michael storm damage are eligible to apply for funding if the project complies with the Rebuild Florida Mitigation GIP Guidelines for Hurricane Michael Impacted Communities. Projects must mitigate one or more of the following hazard risks: flooding, severe storms, tropical cyclones, coastal erosion and wildfires. Projects must also protect one or more of the following critical lifelines: Safety and Security, Food, Water and Shelter, Health and Medical, Energy, Communication, Transportation and Hazardous Materials.
These funds must meet a CDBG-DR National Objective such as:
•benefit low and moderate (L/M) income persons and/or areas; or
•address a severe and recently-arising urgent community welfare or health need.
The Gulf County Board of Commissioners intend to apply for the following projects to receive funding under the Rebuild Florida GIP.
1) Americus Ditch – Estimated Project Cost: $5,460,000
2) Overstreet Drainage – Estimated Project Cost: $2,625,000
3) South Dianna Street Bridge – Estimated Project Cost: $4,725,000
A public hearing to provide specific details regarding the proposed projects, program requirements, and the application process and to obtain citizen comments concerning the County’s applications shall be held at Gulf County Board of County Commissioners, 1000 Cecil G. Costin Sr. Blvd. Port St. Joe, FL 32456 on Monday, May 23, 2022, at 3 p.m., E.T. For information concerning the public hearing, contact Clay Smallwood at 850-229-6106 or by e-mail at [email protected].
A public comment period to obtain citizen comments concerning the County’s intent to apply for these specific projects shall be open until 5:00 p.m., E.T. on June 3, 2022. Any comments must be received by Clay Smallwood via e-mail at [email protected] and will be submitted with the application. Specific details regarding the proposed project, program requirements, and the application are available by contacting Clay Smallwood.
Any person requiring a special accommodation at this posting because of a disability or physical impairment should contact Clay Smallwood.
If you are hearing or speech impaired, and you possess TDD equipment, you may contact the Clay Smallwood, County Engineer using the Florida Dual Party Relay System, which can be reached at 1- 800-955-8770 (Voice) or 1-800-955-7661(TDD).
Any non-English speaking person wishing to comment or receive more information regarding this posting should contact Clay Smallwood at 850-229-6106 or by e-mail at [email protected] at least five calendar days prior to the end of the comment period and an interpreter will be provided.
Gulf County does not expect that anyone will be permanently displaced as a result of CDBG-MIT funded activities.
Applications are due to the Florida Department of Economic Opportunity on or before June 10, 2022. Public hearing information and any comments received will be submitted as an addendum to the application filed on June 10, 2022.

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


PUBLIC NOTICE

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Gulf County Board of County Commissioners will hold a Public Hearing to discuss and consider the adoption of the following Ordinances with the following titles:

1. AN ORDINANCE AMENDING THE COMPREHENSIVE PLAN OF GULF COUNTY, FLORIDA BY AND THROUGH PROCEDURES REQUIRED FOR SMALL-SCALE LAND USE MAP AMENDMENT PURSUANT TO AUTHORITY UNDER FLORIDA STATUTE 163.3187 AND FLORIDA STATUTE 125; SPECIFICALLY AMENDING PARCEL ID #06076-004R - SECTION 13, TOWNSHIP 8 SOUTH, RANGE 11 WEST – SR 30A / US HWY. 98 – 6.18 AC, GULF COUNTY, FLORIDA FROM AGRICULTURE TO MIXED COMMERCIAL/RESIDENTIAL; PROVIDING FOR REPEALER, SEVERABILITY, MODIFICATIONS THAT MAY ARISE FROM CONSIDERATION AT PUBLIC HEARING; PROVIDING FOR AN EFFECTIVE DATE.

2. AN ORDINANCE AMENDING THE COMPREHENSIVE PLAN OF GULF COUNTY, FLORIDA BY AND THROUGH PROCEDURES REQUIRED FOR SMALL-SCALE LAND USE MAP AMENDMENT PURSUANT TO AUTHORITY UNDER FLORIDA STATUTE 163.3187 AND FLORIDA STATUTE 125; SPECIFICALLY AMENDING PARCEL ID #03516-010R - SECTION 7, TOWNSHIP 6 SOUTH, RANGE 11 WEST – 3369 CR. 386 S. – 0.87 AC, GULF COUNTY, FLORIDA FROM RESIDENTIAL TO MIXED COMMERCIAL/RESIDENTIAL; PROVIDING FOR REPEALER, SEVERABILITY, MODIFICATIONS THAT MAY ARISE FROM CONSIDERATION AT PUBLIC HEARING; PROVIDING FOR AN EFFECTIVE DATE.

3. AN ORDINANCE AMENDING THE COMPREHENSIVE PLAN OF GULF COUNTY, FLORIDA BY AND THROUGH PROCEDURES REQUIRED FOR SMALL-SCALE LAND USE MAP AMENDMENT PURSUANT TO AUTHORITY UNDER FLORIDA STATUTE 163.3187 AND FLORIDA STATUTE 125; SPECIFICALLY AMENDING PARCEL ID #02596-000R - SECTION 36, TOWNSHIP 4 SOUTH, RANGE 10 WEST – 2620 HWY. 71 S. – 1.35 AC, GULF COUNTY, FLORIDA FROM RESIDENTIAL TO MIXED COMMERCIAL/RESIDENTIAL; PROVIDING FOR REPEALER, SEVERABILITY, MODIFICATIONS THAT MAY ARISE FROM CONSIDERATION AT PUBLIC HEARING; PROVIDING FOR AN EFFECTIVE DATE.

4. AN ORDINANCE AMENDING THE COMPREHENSIVE PLAN OF GULF COUNTY, FLORIDA BY AND THROUGH PROCEDURES REQUIRED FOR SMALL-SCALE LAND USE MAP AMENDMENT PURSUANT TO AUTHORITY UNDER FLORIDA STATUTE 163.3187 AND FLORIDA STATUTE 125; SPECIFICALLY AMENDING PARCEL ID #03515-010R - SECTION 7, TOWNSHIP 6 SOUTH, RANGE 11 WEST – 3320 CR. 386 S. – 2 AC, GULF COUNTY, FLORIDA FROM RESIDENTIAL TO MIXED COMMERCIAL/RESIDENTIAL; PROVIDING FOR REPEALER, SEVERABILITY, MODIFICATIONS THAT MAY ARISE FROM CONSIDERATION AT PUBLIC HEARING; PROVIDING FOR AN EFFECTIVE DATE.

5. AN ORDINANCE AMENDING THE COMPREHENSIVE PLAN OF GULF COUNTY, FLORIDA BY AND THROUGH PROCEDURES REQUIRED FOR SMALL-SCALE LAND USE MAP AMENDMENT PURSUANT TO AUTHORITY UNDER FLORIDA STATUTE 163.3187 AND FLORIDA STATUTE 125; SPECIFICALLY AMENDING PARCEL ID #01102-000R - SECTION 30, TOWNSHIP 6 SOUTH, RANGE 9 WEST – 10370 S. HWY. 71 – 5.70 AC, GULF COUNTY, FLORIDA FROM AGRICULTURE TO MIXED COMMERCIAL/RESIDENTIAL; PROVIDING FOR REPEALER, SEVERABILITY, MODIFICATIONS THAT MAY ARISE FROM CONSIDERATION AT PUBLIC HEARING; PROVIDING FOR AN EFFECTIVE DATE.

6. AN ORDINANCE AMENDING THE COMPREHENSIVE PLAN OF GULF COUNTY, FLORIDA BY AND THROUGH PROCEDURES REQUIRED FOR SMALL-SCALE LAND USE MAP AMENDMENT PURSUANT TO AUTHORITY UNDER FLORIDA STATUTE 163.3187 AND FLORIDA STATUTE 125; SPECIFICALLY AMENDING PARCEL ID #03072-050R - SECTION 19, TOWNSHIP 8 SOUTH, RANGE 10 WEST – US E. HWY 98 – 5 AC, GULF COUNTY, FLORIDA FROM AGRICULTURE TO MIXED COMMERCIAL/RESIDENTIAL; PROVIDING FOR REPEALER, SEVERABILITY, MODIFICATIONS THAT MAY ARISE FROM CONSIDERATION AT PUBLIC HEARING; PROVIDING FOR AN EFFECTIVE DATE.

7. AN ORDINANCE AMENDING THE COMPREHENSIVE PLAN OF GULF COUNTY, FLORIDA BY AND THROUGH PROCEDURES REQUIRED FOR SMALL-SCALE LAND USE MAP AMENDMENT PURSUANT TO AUTHORITY UNDER FLORIDA STATUTE 163.3187 AND FLORIDA STATUTE 125; SPECIFICALLY AMENDING PARCEL ID #01545-046R - SECTION 10, TOWNSHIP 4 SOUTH, RANGE 10 WEST – 187 MICHAEL ST. – 1.48 AC, GULF COUNTY, FLORIDA FROM RESIDENTIAL TO MIXED COMMERCIAL/RESIDENTIAL; PROVIDING FOR REPEALER, SEVERABILITY, MODIFICATIONS THAT MAY ARISE FROM CONSIDERATION AT PUBLIC HEARING; PROVIDING FOR AN EFFECTIVE DATE.

8. AN ORDINANCE AMENDING THE COMPREHENSIVE PLAN OF GULF COUNTY, FLORIDA BY AND THROUGH PROCEDURES REQUIRED FOR SMALL-SCALE LAND USE MAP AMENDMENT PURSUANT TO AUTHORITY UNDER FLORIDA STATUTE 163.3187 AND FLORIDA STATUTE 125; SPECIFICALLY AMENDING PARCEL ID #01102-000R - SECTION 30, TOWNSHIP 6 SOUTH, RANGE 9 WEST – 10370 S. HWY. 71 – 5.70 AC, GULF COUNTY, FLORIDA FROM AGRICULTURE TO MIXED COMMERCIAL/RESIDENTIAL; PROVIDING FOR REPEALER, SEVERABILITY, MODIFICATIONS THAT MAY ARISE FROM CONSIDERATION AT PUBLIC HEARING; PROVIDING FOR AN EFFECTIVE DATE.

9. A ORDINANCE ESTABLISHING FEES FOR RESIDENTIAL AND COMMERCIAL CONSTRUCTION PERMITS, INSPECTION FEES FOR PLAN REVIEW, MECHANICAL, ELECTRICAL, PLUMBING, SOLAR, AND GAS SYSTEMS; PERMIT FEE FOR DRIVEWAY CULVERT, PERMIT FEE FOR MOVING BUILDING AND OTHER STRUCTURES; PERMIT FEES FOR ROOFING; PERMIT FEE FOR FLORIDA BUILDING CODE MODULAR HOMES; PERMIT FEE FOR HUD/DCA MANUFACTURED HOMES; ESTABLISHING A REINSPECTION FEE; ESTABLISHING A REQUIREMENT THAT ALL HABITABLE STRUCTURES IN GULF COUNTY BE DESIGNED AND STAMPED BY A FLORIDA LICENSED ARCHITECT OR ENGINEER WITH ADVANCE BUILDING CODE COURSE; ADOPTION OF THE FLORIDA BUILDING CODE; ESTABLISHING ONE UNIFORM WIND ZONE FOR GULF COUNTY; PROVIDING FOR REPEALER, SEVERABILITY, MODIFICATIONS THAT MAY ARISE FROM CONSIDERATION AT PUBLIC HEARING; PROVIDING FOR AN EFFECTIVE DATE.

10. AN ORDINANCE OF GULF COUNTY, FLORIDA; WHEREBY REPEALING AND REPLACING GULF COUNTY ORDINANCE NO. 2015-08 THERETO TITLED “ALLOWING FOR VEHICULAR TRAFFIC ON CERTAIN COASTAL BEACHES WITHIN GULF COUNTY, FLORIDA”; REPEALING THE ORDINANCE IN ITS ENTIRETY AND REPLACING ALL PRIOR AMENDMENTS AND REGULATIONS TO THE ORDINANCE HEREIN; HEREINAFTER PROVIDING FOR A PERMIT AND REQUIEMENTS TO OBTAIN THE SAME; PROVIDING FOR AMENDED PERMIT FEES AND AUTHORITY FOR ESTABLISHING FUTURE PERMIT RATES; ESTABLISHING A SYSTEM FOR MONITORING THE ISSUANCE OF DECALS; ESTABLISHING THE FORMAT FOR DECALS; LIMITING AND DESIGNATING BEACH ACCESS POINTS; PROVIDING FOR A SPEED LIMIT; PROVIDING FOR RULES FOR OPERATION OF VEHICLES ON THE BEACHES; PROVIDING FOR PENALTY FOR VIOLATION; PROVIDING FOR REPEALER, SEVERABILITY, MODIFICATIONS THAT MAY ARISE FROM CONSIDERATION AT PUBLIC HEARING; PROVIDING FOR AN EFFECTIVE DATE.

The first reading, introduction and Public hearings will be held during the Gulf County Board of County Commissioner’s Regular Meeting on Tuesday, April 26, 2022 at 9:00 a.m. (Eastern) and a second and final reading, introduction and Public Hearing will be held on Tuesday, May 24, 2022 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 ordinances. 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 ordinances are 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., Room 149, 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.