April Meeting Recap 2015

Palm Beach County League of Cities
April 27, 2015

We thank the City of Atlantis, Town of Haverhill and Southern Waste Systems for hosting us at the Atlantis Country Club.

Board Meeting The Board heard a presentation from the Inspector General John Carey regarding his preliminary budget.

The board approved the FY 2016 budget and dues.

The board appointed Councilman Jeff Hmara of Royal Palm Beach to the vacant regular seat on the Treasure Coast Regional Planning Council; Commissioner Paula Ryan of West Palm Beach to the alternate seat on the Water Resource Task Force; Managers Mo Thornton and Bill Thrasher to Ethics Drafting Committee; and recommended Deputy Mayor Robert Weinroth of Boca Raton to the Palm Tran Board.

The board voted "No Objection" to the amendments to the Countywide Animal Care & Control Ordinance.

The board heard committee reports from NLC Finance Administration & Intergovernmental Relations committee and the NLC Human Development committee.

General Membership Atlantis Mayor David Kintz and Haverhill Mayor Jay Foy welcomed the membership to Atlantis.

Our featured speaker was Carolyn Ansay, Esq on FEMA: De-obligationn.

The General Membership approved the 2015-2016 board of Directors slate. (for slate go to our About Us: Board of Directors page)

League Counsel Trela White updated us on pertinent legal issues (for full report go to our News:Meeting Notes page).

Executive Director Richard Radcliffe reminded everyone to reserve their seat for the Installation Gala in May.

Next month we will be installing the 2015-2016 Board of Directors at the Kravis Center. (You may view our calendar for the Gala information.) RSVP deadline is May 11th.