Mayor
John Gunter
Council Members
District 1: Gloria Raso Tate
District 2: Dan Sheppard
District 3: Tom Hayden
District 4: Jennifer I. Nelson
District 5: Robert M. Welsh
District 6: Keith E. Long
District 7: Jessica Cosden

 
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Cape Coral, FL
City Manager
Rob Hernandez
City Attorney
Dolores Menendez
City Auditor
Andrea R. Russell
City Clerk
Kimberly Bruns

AGENDA FOR THE SPECIAL MEETING OF THE
CAPE CORAL CITY COUNCIL

 September 22, 20225:05 PM Council Chambers

PLEDGE OF CIVILITY

We will be respectful of each other even when we disagree.
We will direct all comments to the issues. We will avoid personal attacks.

 

VIDEO

VIDEO1.MEETING CALLED TO ORDER
A.MAYOR GUNTER
2.INVOCATION/MOMENT OF SILENCE
A.COUNCILMEMBER WELSH
3.PLEDGE OF ALLEGIANCE
A.COUNCILMEMBER WELSH
4.ROLL CALL
A.MAYOR GUNTER, COUNCIL MEMBERS COSDEN, HAYDEN, LONG, NELSON, SHEPPARD, TATE, WELSH
VIDEO5.CITIZENS INPUT TIME
A maximum of 60 minutes is set for input of citizens on matters concerning the City Government; 3 minutes per individual.
VIDEO6.ORDINANCES/RESOLUTIONS - PUBLIC HEARINGS
A.Ordinance 80-22 Second and Final Public Hearing

WHAT THE ORDINANCE ACCOMPLISHES:

An ordinance to establish and levy ad valorem taxes within the corporate limits of the City of Cape Coral, Florida, for the tax year 2022; providing for the ad valorem taxes in the amount of 5.3694 mills ($5.3694 per $1,000) based on the assessed value on non-exempt real and personal property located within the City limits of the City of Cape Coral; providing for the levy of ad valorem taxes in the amount of 0.0471 mills ($.0471 per $1,000) based on the assessed value of the appropriate real and personal property located within the City limits of the City of Cape Coral, for funds for annual debt services for the City of Cape Coral, Florida General Obligation Bond (Bank of America), Series 2019 and the City of Cape Coral, Florida, General Obligation Bonds, Series 2021; providing for the manner of assessment and collection; providing severability; repealing all  Ordinance in conflict with this Ordinance;  providing an effective date.

 

B.Ordinance 81-22 Second and Final Public Hearing

WHAT THE ORDINANCE ACCOMPLISHES:

The ordinance adopts the City of Cape Coral Operating Budget, Revenues and Expenditures, and Capital Budget for the Fiscal Year 2023 for the City of Cape Coral, Florida, and repeals all ordinances in conflict with this ordinance.

VIDEO7.TIME AND PLACE OF FUTURE MEETINGS
A.A Committee of the Whole Meeting is Scheduled for Wednesday, September 28, 2022, at 9:00 a.m. in Council Chambers
B.A Special Meeting of the Cape Coral City Council is Scheduled for Wednesday, September 28, 2022, beginning at 1:00 p.m. in Conference Room 220A
8.MOTION TO ADJOURN

This agenda should not be viewed as containing definitive information on matters of law with respect to ordinance and resolution summaries.

GENERAL RULES AND PROCEDURES REGARDING 
THE CAPE CORAL CITY COUNCIL AGENDA 

In accordance with the Americans with Disabilities Act and Section of 286.26, Florida Statutes, persons with disabilities needing special accommodation to participate in this meeting should contact the Office of the City Clerk at least forty-eight (48) hours prior to the meeting. If hearing impaired, telephone the Florida Relay Service Numbers, 1-800-955-8771 (TDD) or 1-800-955-8770 (v) for assistance. 

Persons wishing to address Council under Citizens Input or the Consent Agenda may do so during the designated times at each meeting.  No prior scheduling is necessary.  All speakers must have their presentations approved by the City Clerk's office no later than 3:00 PM the day of the meeting. 

Any citizen may appear before the City Council at the scheduled PUBLIC HEARING/INPUT to comment on the specific agenda item being considered. No prior scheduling is necessary. 

When recognized by the presiding officer, a speaker shall address the City Council from the designated speaker's lectern, and shall state his or her name and whom, if anyone, he or she represents.  An address shall only be required if necessary to comply with a federal, state of local law.

Copies of the agenda are available in the main lobby of Cape Coral City Hall and in the City Council Office, 1015 Cultural Park Boulevard. Copies of all back-up documentation are also available for review in the lobby of Council Chambers. You are asked to refrain from removing any documentation. If you desire copies, please request they be made for you. Copies are 15 cents per page. Agendas and back-up documentation are also available on-line on the City website (capecoral.net) after 4:00 PM on the Thursday prior to the Council Meeting.