Wednesday, September 27, 2006

MUNICIPAL CODE ENFORCEMENT BOARD - August

CITY OF TAMPA
MUNICIPAL CODE ENFORCEMENT BOARD
Sean V. Donnelly August 23, 2006
Code Enforcement Board Chairman 9:00 am - 6:30pm


1. CASE #: 05-02314 LEWIS LUDE LIFE ESTATE
212 W GENESEE ST 212 W GENESEE ST
165726.0000, FL 33603 TAMPA, FL 33603
ISSUED: 01/27/2005 INSPECTOR: MIKE WILLIAMS 274-5545
REHEARING REQUEST
Case was continued from the 07/26/06 CEB hearing, due to the
lack of a quorum.
Case was heard 04/12/06 respondent was not present.
Violations: 13-43 and 13-45 (a) (1), Cited for removal of a
34" protected tree, with requirement to plant 17-2" trees or
pay $5,100 to Tree trust Fund by 06/14/06. (Fine $45.00 per
day) Respondent is asking for amended order with lower
requirments, citing financial hardship.
DISPOSITION: Lude Lewis was present. Motion:
(Donnelly/Kane) Board moved to amend the prior Order for
this case, leaving all findings except to strike the $45 per
day fine for non compliance. Vote: 7/0
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2. CASE #: 05-18714 CREATIVE HOUSING OF TAMPA INC
610 E NORTH ST 2911 W EL PRADO BLVD
163102.0100, FL 33604 TAMPA, FL 33629
REHEARING REQUEST
Case continued from the 7/26/06 CEB hearing, due to the lack
of a quorum.
Case heard 01/25/06, D/l 04/26/06, fine $50.00 per day.
Violations: 19-236, 27-238, 27-271, and 27-294 (Failure to
obtain special use and off street parking regarding church
use in residential zoning) Respondent applied to be reviewed
by Council for the special use permit, but has lost the case
with council. Use will be terminated, but respondent is
seeking amended order for time limit.
DISPOSITION: Sevine Collier was present. Motion:
(Kane/Gray) The Board found the case complied by the
Inspection Office and moved to reduce the fine to zero.
Vote: 7/0

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9. CASE #: 05-29519 WORTHINGTON MYLES D JR
611 E POCAHONTAS AV 611 E POCAHONTAS AVE
162539.0000, FL 33604 TAMPA, FL 33604
FINE REDUCTION REQUEST
Case continued from the 07/26/06 CEB hearing, due to the
lack of a quorum.
Case heard 04/05/06 D/L 05/10/06, Fine $75.00 per day. Case
complied 05/22/06 Fine $825.00 Violations: 19-49, 19-232,
27-148, and 27-233.
DISPOSITION: Respondent not present. Chairman read letter
into record, explaining request. Motion: (Faulk/Fuller)
That the Board reduce the fine to Administriative Cost of
$250 and that fine must be paid by 09/27/06, or full fine is
due. Vote 7/0
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11. CASE #: 05-31611 HOLLAND MARK L
206 W PLYMOUTH ST 3109 N OLA AVE
182247.0000, FL 33603 TAMPA, FL 33603
ISSUED: 12/13/2005 INSPECTOR: MIKE WILLIAMS 274-5545
NOT GUILTY PLEA
Case was continued from the CEB hearing on 07/26/06, due to
the lack of a quoruum. Previously, the Respondent was
asking for a 30 day continuance, in order to retain new
counsel. The previous attorney has taken a job with the
Florida Attorney Generals Office.
CODE SECTIONS: 19-47, 19-49, 19-231, 19-232, 21-8, 27-77,
Table 4-1, 27-126 and 27-133
DISPOSITION: Mark Holland was present.
Motion: (Donnelly/Fuller) That the Board finds the case
guilty of 19-47, 19-49, 19-231, 19-232, 21-8, 27-77, Table
4-1, 27-126 and 27-133. Board made 2-part order indicating
that public nuisance and accumulations (19-47 and 19-49)
must be removed by 09/27/06. Fine $50 per day if D/L not
met. Additionally, that the remaining violations be
corrected by 01/24/2007. Fine $250 per day if D/L not met.
Vote: 7/0
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12. CASE #: 06-00771 FRITZ JOSEPH R AND LINDA G
4204 N NEBRASKA AV 4204 N NEBRASKA AVE
166374.0000, FL 33603 TAMPA, FL 33603
FINE REDUCTION REQUEST
Case continued from the 07/26/06 CEB hearing, due to the
lack of a quorum.
Case heard 05/17/06, D/L 06/21/06, Fine $30.00 per day.
Violations: 27-133 (c) illegal barbed wire fencing. Case
complied on 06/30/06, Fine $ 240.00
DISPOSITION: Joseph Fritz, respondent, was present.
Motion: (Kane/Gray) Board moved to reduce fine to zero.
Vote 7/0
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13. CASE #: 06-00872 HEYAMIE MARIBEL
1015 W HILLSBOROUGH AV 17041 BRIDLEPATH CT
104865.0000, FL 33603 LUTZ, FL 33558
REHEARING REQUEST FOR EXTENSION OF D/L
Case continued from the 07/26/06 CEB hearing, due to the
lack of a quorum.
Case heard by Board on 04/26/06, D/L 07/26/06. Violations:
5-104.6.2, 5-104.1 and 5-103.3. Fine $50.00 per day.
Respondent requesting rehearing to amend D/L due to
discovery that re-zoning request must be presented to City
Council.
DISPOSITION: Maribel Martinez, respondent was present.
Motion: (Kane/Gray) Board moved to deny the request.
Vote: 6/1 (Faulk no)
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14. CASE #: 06-00876 ANDERSON AMY R
315 W WILDER AV 315 W WILDER AVE
165126.0000, FL 33603 TAMPA, FL 33603
ISSUED: 01/19/2006 INSPECTOR: MIKE WILLIAMS 274-5545
CONTINUED NOT GUILTY PLEA
CODE SECTION :5-104.1, 5-104.6.2 and 5-103.3
Case continued from the CEB hearing on 07/26/06, due to the
lack of a quorum.
DISPOSITION: William and James Jenson present. Motion:
(Donnelly/Fuller) Board moved that the case be continued to
09/27/06 Boared hearing. Vote: 7/0
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21. CASE #: 06-02946 BLANCO ELIZABETH ANN
1014 E POWHATAN AV, &1/2 1014 E POWHATAN AVE
170822.0000, FL 33604 TAMPA, FL 33604
ISSUED: 02/15/2006 INSPECTOR: Kristin McRae 274-5545
CODE SECTION : 19-46, 19-49 (LISTED IN REMANDED
BECAUSE IT WAS LISTED TWICE BUT IT IS ACTIVE
DISPOSITION: Elizabeth Blanco, Respondent, was present.
Motion: (Brent/Gray) That the Board finds the case guilty
of 19-46 and 19-49 (illegal railroad tie wall in right of
way). D/L 11/22/06 Fine $1.00 per day if D/L not met.

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24. CASE #: 06-08041 HOLLAND WILLIAM M JR
6504 N 13TH ST 228 WILLOWICK AVE
170376.0000, FL 33604 TAMPA, FL 33617
ISSUED: 04/11/2006 INSPECTOR: Kristin McRae 274-5545
CODE SECTION : 19-46, 19-49, 19-50, 19-233, and
19-234
DISPOSITION: Respondent not present. DCE requested
continuance. Motion: (Kane/Fuller) That the Board
continue the hearing to 09//27/06 Board hearing. Vote 7/0

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26. CASE #: 06-08423 PRIDGEN HELEN
1303 E NEW ORLEANS AV 1303 E NEW ORLEANS AVE
171878.0000, FL 33603 TAMPA, FL 33603
ISSUED: 04/13/2006 INSPECTOR: LEE HARTMAN 274-5545
CODE SECTION : 19-47, 19-49, 19-56, 19-231, 19-232,
and 27-77 table 4-1
DISPOSITION: Attorney Ethan Lowe for repespondent was
present. Motion: (Gray/Faulk) Board moved to find case
Guilty of 19-47 (public nuisance) and 27-77, Table 4-1
(housing illegal number of residents in single family
housing). Board dropped 19-47, 19-49, 19-56, 19-231 and
19-232 as complied. D/L to comply 09/27/06 Fine $100 per
day if D/L not met. Amended motion to include: within the
next 30 calendar days the city may inspect the property
unannounced. Vote: 6/1 Donnelly, no

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34. CASE #: 06-12851 ALLWOOD RODERICK R
5407 N SUWANEE AV 2002 N VILLAGE AVE
164201.0000, FL 33604 TAMPA, FL 33612
ISSUED: 05/22/2006 INSPECTOR: DEBRA HANSON
CODE SECTION : 13-43, 13-45 (A) (1)
DISPOSITION: Roderick Allwood, Respondent, was present.
Motion: (Donnelly/Fuller) That the Board find the case
Guilty of cutting 2 and trimming 1 protected tree without
permit. Board ordered that the $91 triple permit fee be
paid, and that the respondent plant (5) 2" caliper trees or
pay $300 per 2" tree not planted, not to exceed $1,500, to
the Tree Trust Fund. D/L 10/25/06 Fine $25 per day if D/L
not met.

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56. CASE #: 06-00920 PENA VICTOR M
5301 N NEBRASKA AV 6413 WILSHIRE DR
171461.0000, FL 33603 TAMPA, FL 33615
CODE SECTION : 5-104.1, 5-104.6.2 and 5-103.3
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57. CASE #: 06-06346 DAVIS VICK W AND GAIL E
1201 E MOHAWK AV 1201 E MOHAWK AVE
171007.0000, FL 33604 TAMPA, FL 33604
CONTINUED NG CASE
CODE SECTION :19-49, 19-50, 19-56, 19-231
Case continued from the CEB hearing on 07/26/06, due to the
lack of a quorum.
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1 comment:

jaded1 said...

Damn, I wish you could pay traffic tickets at the code board.

Traffic court judges don't really care that it's a "financial hardship". People might be more inclined to comply if they knew they would be held financially accountable. What a joke.