Amended Agenda
 City of Dunnellon
 City Council Workshop 
 20750 River Drive, Dunnellon, FL 34431
January 5, 2022

5:30 p.m.

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Dunnellon City Council Workshop will be held on January 5, 2022, at 5:30 p.m. at Dunnellon City Hall 

Public Comment- Anyone who wishes to provide public comment will be able to do so by participating in the City Council meeting in person, or via the Zoom "AUDIO ONLY" platform and/or telephone, by speaking during public comment portions of the meeting when recognized per the instructions below or by submitting written comments, evidence and/or written testimony in advance of the meeting via email to the City Clerk

Members of the public who would like to participate are encouraged to register in advance by Noon on Wednesday, January 5, 2022. Please see instructions below on how to register.

Instructions on How to Listen and/or Participate in the Meeting 

Attachment: Meeting Instructions (PDF)

Call to Order

Pledge of Allegiance

Opening Prayer/Moment of Silence (suggested time limit: 1 minute.  Mayor to request if any invitee is present to open with prayer; if no invitee is present, Mayor will ask if a Dunnellon citizen will volunteer. If no volunteers, a moment of silence will be offered. If a citizen outside of Dunnellon requests to open with prayer, (s)he may do so if no invitees/citizens volunteer.) 

Roll Call 

Proof of PublicationThe agenda was posted on Wednesday, December 29, 2021 to the City's website and City Hall bulletin board. The agenda was amended on December 30th to update backup for item #9, add backup to item #10 and add items #14, #15 and #16.


Public Comments


Dunnellon Chamber & Business Association Report


Board Reports


Presentation - EV Charging Stations, Joe Josephson


Presentation of Foxfire Realty Marketing Proposal and Listing Agreement for 11808 N. Ohio Street – Van Akin, Foxfire Realty


Proposal to Renew Contract for Annual Financial Audit with Powell & Jones CPAs for an Additional 3 Years Through Fiscal Year Ending September 30, 2024


Proposed Resolution #RES2022-01, Surplus Vehicles and Equipment (Backup to be Provided)


Police Vehicle Repair - Chief McQuaig


Proposed Agreement #AGR2022-01 And Proclamation #PRO2022-02 Dunnellon Blueway Community - Georgina Cid, Community Development Manager


Wayfinding Signs - Georgina Cid, Community Development Manager


Council Discussion - CRA Advisory Board


Discussion Points - Mayor White

  • 125th Anniversary Park Funds
  • Cost Analysis of Vendors and Consultants
  • Blue Run Park Restroom Project
  • Marion County Commission Meeting Regarding Turnpike Extension


  • PRO2021-10, Dunnellon School Choice
  • PRO2021-11, Centenarian Clinton Burns

Proposed Agreement #AGR2021-23 Marion County Animal Control Services


Special Event - Rainbow Springs Artist Co-Op (RSAC), Permission for Service and Consumption of Alcoholic Beverages


Reappointments for the Historic Board and Planning Commission


Council Comments


Department Head Comments


City Attorney Comments


Public Comments

Tentative Agenda for Council Meeting Monday, January 10, 2022 at 5:30 p.m.

Consent Agenda

  • Approval of Minutes
  • Authorize Mayor to Sign Amendment #5 to Agreement #AGR2009-03, Powell & Jones CPA's
  • Authorize Mayor to Sign Agreement #AGR2022-01 Dunnellon Blueway Memorandum of Understanding
  • Approve Proclamation #PRO2022-01,  Dunnellon School Choice  
  • Ratify Proclamation #PRO2021-11, Centenarian Clinton Burns 
  • Waive Sec. 6-4 of the City Code, Possession or Consumption on Public Property or on Private Property without Permission, During the hours of 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. on February 4, 2022, for Application #PZ20220089 for RSAC Special Event, restricted to the indoors of 20804 W. Pennsylvania Ave.
  • Approval of the Historic Board and Planning Commission Reappointments

Regular Agenda

  • Resolution #RES2021-16, Amending the March 2008 Blue Run Park Management Plan
  • Public Hearing - Ordinance #ORD2021-02, Blue Run Park
  • Final Reading Ordinance #ORD2021-02, Blue Run Park
  • Public Hearing - Ordinance #ORD2021-03, Animal Control
  • Final Reading Ordinance #ORD2021-03, Animal Control
  • Agreement #AGR2021-23, Marion County Animal Control Services
  • Resolution #RES2022-01, Surplus Vehicles and Equipment

Any Person Requiring a Special Accommodation at This Hearing Because of a Disability or Physical Impairment Should Contact the City Clerk at (352) 465-8500  at Least 48 Hours Prior to the Proceeding.  If a Person Desires to Appeal Any Decision with Respect to Any Matter Considered at the Above Meeting or Hearing, He or She Will Need a Record of the Proceeding, and for Such Purpose, He or She May Need to Ensure That a Verbatim Record of the Proceedings Is Made, Which Includes the Testimony and Evidence Upon Which the Appeal Is to Be Based.  The City Is Not Responsible for Any Mechanical Failure of Recording Equipment.

Future Meetings:  

January 10, 2022 Council Meeting - 5:30 pm