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Canopy Roads Citizens Committee

 
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Responsibility:
- Assists in coordinating efforts of government, private sector, civic groups and individuals in an effort to protect, maintain, enhance and where applicable, re-evaluate canopy roads through the development of a long range canopy road management plan.
- Makes recommendations on matters related to canopy road preservation to the City and County Commissions. 

Created By:
BCC created ad hoc on October 8, 1991.
Made standing committee by both commissions in January 1993.
Leon County Code of Laws Sec. 10-4.202, Sec. 10-4.206
TYPE: Decision Making committee under Policy No. 03-15 

Appointments:
8 Citizen Members:
4 - appointed by Board of County Commissioners
4 - appointed by City Commission

Additional members:
1 - BOCC Commissioner to serve as a liaison (ex -officio) - appointed by the Full Board
1 - City Commissioner to serve as a liaison (ex-officio) - appointed by City
1 - Member of the Apalachee Land Conservancy (ex-officio, non voting)
Members of other groups may be included as ex-officio, non-voting members at the discretion of the committee.

(to apply for City appointed seats, please go to: http://www.talgov.com/transparency/boards.aspx) 

Terms:
3-year terms, expiring on October 31. Members shall not serve more than two consecutive terms per 2005 bylaws. Vacancies filled for remainder of unexpired term. 

Eligibility Criteria:
Members should consist of a balance of persons who have expertise in fields of forestry, local history, who live along a Canopy Road or who have demonstrated a willingness to serve for the enhancement of the community.

Members must be City or County residents. 

Schedule:
Third Wednesday of every other month (September, November, January, March, May & July) at 5:30 p.m. at the Renaissance Center, 2nd floor, GEM Conference Room, 435 N. Macomb Street. 

Contact Person/Staff:
Mindy Mohrman, Urban Forester
Tallahassee-Leon County Planning Dept.
435 North Macomb St.
Tallahassee, FL 32301
850-891-6415
Melinda.Mohrman@talgov.com

Jeremy Floyd, Principal Planner
Tallahassee-Leon County Planning Dept.
850-891-6427
email: Jeremy.Floyd@talgov.com

Sherri Calhoun
Recording Secretary
Tallahassee-Leon County Planning Dept.
850-891-6413
email: sherri.calhoun@talgov.com 

Members:

Britt, Katie

 

Begin Term: 7/13/2016
End Term: 10/31/2019
Type: three years

 

Original Date: 7/13/2016


Appointed by:
Board of County Commissioners

 

Notes:

 

Cowart, Marie

 

Begin Term: 7/13/2016
End Term: 10/31/2018
Type: unexpired term

 

Original Date: 7/13/2016


Appointed by:
Board of County Commissioners

 

Notes:

 

Lindley, Mary Ann
Leon County Board of County Commissioners

 

Begin Term: 12/13/2016
End Term: 12/31/2018
Type: two years

 

Original Date: 12/11/2012


Appointed by:
Board of County Commissioners

 

Notes: Commissioner serves as BOCC Liaison (ex-officio)

 

Wetherell, Ryan
Kimley-Horn & Associates, Inc.

 

Begin Term: 11/1/2016
End Term: 10/31/2019
Type: three years

 

Original Date: 10/25/2016


Appointed by:
Board of County Commissioners

 

Notes:

 

Withers, Pierce Todd

 

Begin Term: 7/13/2016
End Term: 10/31/2018
Type: unexpired term

 

Original Date: 7/13/2016


Appointed by:
Board of County Commissioners

 

Notes:

 

Reynolds, Megan

 

Begin Term: 11/9/2016
End Term: 10/31/2019
Type: three years

 

Original Date: 11/9/2016


Appointed by:
Tallahassee City Commission

 

Notes:

 

Sossong, Kevin

 

Begin Term: 11/9/2016
End Term: 10/31/2019
Type: three years

 

Original Date: 11/9/2016


Appointed by:
Tallahassee City Commission

 

Notes:

 

Watson, John

 

Begin Term: 10/1/2015
End Term: 10/31/2018
Type: three years

 

Original Date: 10/1/2015


Appointed by:
Tallahassee City Commission

 

Notes:

 

Ziffer, Gil
City of Tallahassee

 

Begin Term: 1/1/2010
Type: unlimited

 

Original Date:


Appointed by:
Tallahassee City Commission

 

Notes: Commissioner serves as City Liaison (ex-officio)