Amended Agenda
 City of Dunnellon
 City Council Workshop 
 20750 River Drive, Dunnellon, FL 34431
October 6, 2021

5:30 p.m.

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Dunnellon City Council Workshop will be held on October 6, 2021, 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, October 6, 2021.  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, September 29, 2021 to the City's website and City Hall bulletin board. The agenda was amended on September 30, 2021 to add item #19.


Public Comments


Dunnellon Chamber & Business Association Report


Board Reports


Presentation - Florida Paddling Trail Association/Blue Ways Community Program, Dorsey DeMaster


Presentation - Rainbow Springs State Park 2021 Draft Unit Management Plan - Park Manager, Larry Steed


Presentation - Recreation Impact on the Rainbow River - Bill Vibbert


Letter of Support Request - Phil Wiechmann, Vitas Healthcare (Hospice Care in Dunnellon)


Letter of Support Request - Kerry Irons, Adventure Cycling Association (US Bicycle Route 15 Through Dunnellon)


Letter of Support Request - Marion County Legislative Appropriation Request for Dunnellon Trail Project


Two Rivers Music Festival 2021 Request for Alcohol Waiver


Council Discussion - Dunnellon Chamber and Business Association Request for Assistance with Tourism Website


Council Discussion - Fencing Retention Area on CR484


Council Discussion - CRA Advisory Board


Council Discussion - US 41 Pedestrian Crosswalk


Council Discussion - Modular Buildings


Presentation - Park N Charge Initiative - Councilwoman Cubbage and Troy Slattery, Public Works Manager


Process for Declaring City Owned Property as Surplus and Disposal of Same, Located in the CRA District at 11808 North Ohio Street, Pursuant to Florida Statute 163.380


Credit Card Processing Fee - Finance Officer, Jan Smith


Road Grading, Dunnellon Heights - Troy Slattery, Public Works Manager (Amended Agenda to Add Item


Council Comments


Department Head Comments

  • Request for Presentation - Proposed Planned Unit Development Project

City Attorney Comments


Public Comments

Tentative Agenda for Council Meeting Monday, October 11, 2021 at 5:30 p.m.

Consent Agenda

  • Approval of Minutes
  • 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 10:00 p.m. on October 16, 2021 for
    Application PZ20210371 2021 Two Rivers Music Festival and restricted to the areas shown on
    the attached map. Please note: the event will take place on East Pennsylvania Avenue only and
    including Ernie Mills Park on Bostick Street where indicated
  • Approve Letter of Support for Vitas Healthcare
  • Approve Letter of Support for Adventure Cycling Association
  • Approve Letter of Support for Dunnellon Trail Project
  • Authorize Staff to Advertise #BID2021-02
  • Authorize Staff to Implement a Credit Card Processing Fee and Create a Resolution Authorizing the Collection of the Fee
Regular Agenda
  • Resolution #RES2021-17, Declaring Property Owned by the City, Property ID NO. 3380-1359-00, as Surplus Property

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:  

October 11, 2021 Council Meeting - 5:30 pm

November 3, 2021 Council Workshop - 5:30 pm

November 8, 2021 CRA Meeting - 5:00 pm

November 8, 2021 Council Meeting - 5:30 pm