Regular City Council Meeting Agenda for Sept. 24, 2013

Fenwick, Robin via port-orange.us 11:23 AM (4 hours ago) to City, DeptHeads, Greg To: Mayor Allen Green Vice Mayor Donald Burnette Council Member Bob Ford Council Member Drew Bastian Council Member Dennis Kennedy Here is the agenda link for Tuesday night’s Regular City Council Meeting: https://www.port-orange.org/documents/meetings/regular/2013-09-24/agenda.htm There will also be a link shortly for the Special…

Council Agenda Item #36 – SAFER Grant

Fom: Mark Schaefer [mailto:mark@mark-schaefer.com] Sent: Tuesday, September 17, 2013 8:22 AM To: Kisela, Greg Cc: Bob Ford; Kennedy, Dennis; Burnette, Don; Bastian, Drew; Roberts, Margaret; Green, Allen; Fenwick, Robin Subject: Agenda Item 36 – SAFER Grant Manager Kisela, I have a few questions and document requests that relate to agenda item 36. Item 36 –…

Hydroflousilicic Acid To Be Added to Port Orange Drinking Water?

Ted Noftall 7:28 PM Thank you Steve, It would appear you have forwarded some generic product data sheets for an industrial grade Fluoride containing a bold letter disclaimer that reads in part “……. NO WARRANTY OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR ANY PARTICULAR PURPOSE, OR ANY OTHER WARRANTY IS EXPRESSED OR IS IMPLIED REGARDING THE ACCURACY OR…

All In The Family ?

 Submitted on 2013/09/16 at 4:26 pm ALL IN THE FAMILY http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Uc6lSUuZEOM&feature=player_detailpage WAYNE SAUNDERS Another one of Greg Kisela’s strategic hires and an integral part of the Kisela dream team. Unfortunately for the Council, the citizens of Port Orange, and Port Orange employees this is another selection of a key administrative employee that was forced to…

Were City Medians Deliberately Butchered and Scalped ?

  If you were wondering why the medians along Dunlawton appear to be butchered and scalped it is because they are.   That’s right folks.  On Friday past,  Manager Kisela,  having been stung by his incompetent decision to re-hire Glenco Lawn Services,  ordered his even more incompetent Public Works director to have her department  cut those…

“I Do Not Want To Hear About The Book”

  Ted Noftall 10:12 PM         Pat,  I was told by a reliable source that in a utilities staff meeting,  chaired by the then acting director some time after the former utilities resigned,  a senior staff person  told  everyone present that he had retrieved the “little red book”   detailing the phony payroll…

Should the FEDS Get Involved Under the RICO Act ?

 Submitted on 2013/09/15 at 4:23 pm As much as I like this website unfortunately the average Port Orange citizen is not reading what is on here. This is a bedroom community of 57,000 people that do not obsess about city politics. When they get home from work or golfing or whatever they watch Dancing with…

A Troubled Director for a Troubled Department

Palmetto Pal <palmettopal95@gmail.com> 12:52 PM         Seems  like our brand new Utilities Director  resigned  as director of the Palm Bay utilities department only days before a critical report was released that would have likely led to his termination  and then forgot to mention that fact when he found new employment in Barefoot…

Does Port Orange need a City Council and Mayor?

Resident says: September 12, 2013 at 11:13 pm (Edit) Here we go again. Why does Port Orange need a City Council and Mayor? The previous manager railroaded the taxpayers for millions and gave himself and the responsible parties a nice padded retirement. Council didn’t like it but had no say it was the Managers call.…

Is the Glencoe Owner Related To Anyone At City Hall ?

Rivera, Cynthia via port-orange.us  3:38 PM       to City, Greg   From: bh423@port-orange.org [mailto:bh423@port-orange.org] Sent: Thursday, September 12, 2013 4:32 PM To: Rivera, Cynthia Subject: Message from KMBT_423  Greg;  1) Was it your sole decision to go with Glencoe? 2) If not, who made the recommendation to you to utilize Glencoe? 3) If the…

500,000 Gallons of Water Disappears in Port Orange

Rivera, Cynthia via port-orange.us  3:40 PM       to City, Greg, Wayne, Kristine   Please see attached letter received. From: bh423@port-orange.org [mailto:bh423@port-orange.org] Sent: Thursday, September 12, 2013 4:32 PM To: Rivera, Cynthia Subject: Message from KMBT_423 Half of Million Gallons of water disappears in Port Orange See homeowner complaint  <- or Scrolling window

Mowing Contract !

Mowing Contract? September 10, 2013 9:06 AM From: “Bob Ford” <bford@port-orange.org> To: “Greg Kisela” <gkisela@port-orange.org> Yesterday evening, I found out that the City is providing an interim mowing contract to a company recently terminated by the City for a violation of their previous contract (maintain insurance). This is an important violation since it places the…

The Ghost of the Former Rogue Public Works Director Returns.

TuffTurf   … Mr. Pike proclaimed. ‘I will cut your throats before I fire another one of my employees’ …. ” It was clear that Mr. Pike was making reference to the fear that private contract vendors could provide landscaping service cheaper than the City could do them in house, which could ultimately result in the…

Can You Spell Football Stadium ?????

Constance Dogood <constancedogood76@gmail.com> 8:16 PM       to me, Hank      Port Orange taxpayers now  understand  why Councilman Burnette said Tuesday evening that this would be the last year for  low taxes in Port Orange.  Boy do they understand. Seems like Tax-hike Don  does not think it fair that other Cities and the County  are raising their millage…