July 19, 2016

Town of Fort Myers Beach

Town Hall
2525 Estero Boulevard
Fort Myers Beach, Florida
July 19, 2016


  1. Call to Order
  2. Pledge of Allegiance
  3. Invocation
  4. Minutes
    1. Minutes of June 14, 2016
  1. VAR16-0003 – Wilfredo Rodriguez, 215 Nature View Court
  2. VAR16-0003 Staff Report
  3. Exhibit A, Exhibit B, Exhibit C
The applicant is seeking three variances (VAR) to develop a swimming pool in the front yard at 215 Nature View Court. The first is from LDC section 34-1174(b) which provides that no accessory use, building or structure shall be located closer to a street right-of-way line or street easement than the principal building to allow the development of a pool, as depicted on the site plan, in the front yard. The second is from LDC section 34-1744 which states that any fence or wall located in a front yard shall not exceed 42 inches in height to allow a 48 inch high fence in the front yard. The third requested variance is from LDC section 34-3131 which requires that on corner lots no obstruction will be planted or erected within the visibility triangle to allow the improvements as depicted on the proposed site plan.

  1. LDC Amendment - Floodplain Regulations
Amendments to Chapter 6, Article IV to coordinate the Town’s floodplain regulations with the latest version of the Florida Building Code (effective 2015) in accordance with guidance provided by the Florida Department of Emergency Management.

  1. EAR – Review Statutory Changes to the Community Planning Act & Proposed Letter to DEO
  2. ORD 09-03
Adjourn as LPA and reconvene as Historic Preservation Board

1. HDD16-0005 – The Sea Gypsy Inn

Adjourn as Historic Preservation Board and reconvene as LPA

  1. LPA Member Items and Reports
  2. LPA Attorney Items
  3. Community Development Items
  4. Items for next month’s Agenda
  5. Public Comment
  6. Adjournment
Next Meeting: August 9, 2016

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