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PUBLIC NOTICE


The Gulf County Board of County Commissioners will hold a Special Meeting on Tuesday, September 25, 2018 at 8:00 a.m., E.T. in the Donald H. Butler Commission Chamber located in the Robert M. Moore Administration Building at the Gulf County Courthouse Complex in Port St. Joe, Florida to discuss the F.E.MA. Flood Map Revisions.

SANDY QUINN, JR.
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

The Gulf County Tourist Development Council will hold a Advisory Board meeting on Wednesday November 7, 2018, at 9:00 AM E.T. in the County Emergency Operations Center located at Building 300 at 1000 Cecil G. Costin, Sr. BLVD, Port St. Joe, Florida, 32456

Patti Fisher
Chairperson

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

A Public Hearing will be held before the Gulf County Planning and Development Review Board (PDRB) on Monday, October 15, 2018 at 8:45 a.m. EST and thereafter a Quasi-Judicial Hearing before the Gulf County Board of County Commissioners (BOCC) meeting on Tuesday, October 23, 2018 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. Variance Request - APPLICANTS:  Jenny MASSEE & Lynsey D. CARROLL - LOCATION:  Parcel ID #03708-005R - 9406 Olive Avenue - on the corner of Olive Avenue and Nutmeg Street - Beacon Hill Subdivision -  Plat Book 1 - Page 2 - Lot 1 - Section 30 - Township 6 South - Range 11 West:  Requesting a seven and one half (7.5’) foot or a nine and one half (9.5’) foot roadside building setback variance into the twenty (20) foot  roadside building setback off of Nutmeg Street.   

2. Variance Requirements, Philosophy and Fees.   

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.


 


 

PUBLIC NOTICE

The Gulf County Board of County Commissioners will hold a Special Meeting on Monday, September 17, 2018 at 4pm ET in the Donald H. Butler Commission Chamber located in the Robert M. Moore Administration Building at the Gulf County Courthouse Complex in Port St Joe, Florida to discuss the following:

A)     Beach Renourishment Project                         
(Chairman*9/13*4:04pm)
B)     Lister Landing Lease                                           
(Chairman*9/13*4:04pm) 
C)     JAG Grant - $23,000                                              
(Chairman*9/13*4:04pm)
D)     FEMA Grant - Sheriff                                           
(Chairman*9/13*4:04pm)
E)     Reject Bid #1718-23-CEI David B.                     
(Chairman*9/13*4:04pm)
                     Langston Drive Sidewalk
F)     FEMA Flood Map Revisions                               
(Chairman*9/13*4:15pm)
G)    Award Bid #1718-28 - Purchase                      
(Horton*9/14*9:45am)
                       Adulticides

SANDY QUINN, JR.
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 pupose, 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

The Gulf County Board of County Commissioners will hold their Second and Final Public Hearing regarding the tentative budget for Fiscal Year 2018-2019 on Thursday, September 20, 2018 at 5:01pm, ET in the Donald H. Butler Commission Chamber located in the Robert M. Moore Administration Building at Gulf County Courthouse Complex in Port St Joe, Florida. The public is encouraged to attend.

Sandy Quinn, Jr.
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.


 

 

ATTENTION RESIDENTS OF

GULF COUNTY, FLORIDA


                                  STATE HOUSING INITIATIVES PARTNERSHIP (SHIP) FUNDING

 Gulf County has committed funding ($350,000.00) from the State Housing Initiatives Partnership (SHIP) Program to provide Housing Rehabilitation assistance and Purchase Assistance for approved Very Low, Low, and Moderate income single-family housing units throughout the County.  Applications for the SHIP Program WILL NOT be made available until the Homeowner Application Workshops to be conducted on 23 July, 2018, and 26 July, 2018, at the times and location described below.  For additional information or to see if you qualify in the Very Low, Low and Moderate Income category contact Joe Paul at 850-229-6125 or Lianna Sagins at 229-6144.  If you are unable to attend either workshop, the SHIP applications will be available AFTER 26 July, 2018, at the addresses listed below. 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 at (850) 229-6125.

Robert Moore Administration Building, Room 311-312
1000 Cecil G. Costin, Sr. Boulevard
Port St. Joe, FL 32456

Additionally, the applications are available online on the County’s website after July 26, 2018 at www.gulfcounty-fl.gov, or you may request an application or additional information by contacting Joe Paul at 850-229-6125.  Upon completion, applications must be submitted to Joe Paul, at the Robert Moore Administration Building, 1000 Cecil G. Costin, Sr. Boulevard, Port St. Joe, FL 32456. Completed S.H.I.P. applications may only be submitted from 26 July, 2018 thru 9 August, 2018, between the hours of 7:30 a.m.-5:00 p.m., E.T., in the rooms 311 or 312.  Only completed applications will be accepted.

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HOMEOWNER APPLICATION WORKSHOPS

 The Homeowner Application Workshops will be conducted in the Board of County Commissioners’ Chambers at the Robert Moore Administration Building, 1000 Cecil G. Costin, Sr. Boulevard, Port St. Joe, FL 32456.  The County’s Homeowner Application Workshops will include a general presentation on the SHIP Programs and applications, followed by individual sessions with residents requiring assistance with the applications. The first workshop will be on 23 July. 2018 2:00 p.m. ET.  For your convenience, there will be two Homeowner Application Workshops conducted on 23 July, 2018, one at 2:00 p.m. E.T. and one at 5:00 p.m. E.T. The other workshop will be held in Wewahitchka at the Extension office on 26 July, 2018 at 5:00pm Central time. Should you have any questions regarding these workshops, please contact Joe Paul at 850-229-6125 or Lianna Sagins 229-6144.

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/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: Lianna Sagins, 1000 Cecil G. Costin Sr., Blvd., Room 312, 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.