TCRPC Members

Joint Meeting
of the
Treasure Coast and South Florida Regional Planning Councils


October 25, 2019 ~ 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
Palm Beach Atlantic University - Lassiter Student Center/Weyenberg Center
900 South Olive Avenue, 2nd Floor
West Palm Beach, Florida 33401

Directions and Maps to Meeting Location

  1. Pledge of Allegiance
  2. Roll Call
  3. Chairs' Comments - The Honorable Susan Adams, Chair, TCRPC and The Honorable Greg Ross, Chair, SFRPC
  4. Agenda Approval
  5. Welcoming Remarks - Vicki Pugh, Vice President of Development, Palm Beach Atlantic University and The Honorable Mack Bernard, Mayor, Palm Beach County BOCC



Affordable Housing Issues, Solutions, and Joint Resolution TCSF #19-01       Presentation
Suzanne P. Cabrera, President & CEO, Housing Leadership Council of Palm Beach County, Inc. and Chair Florida Housing Coalition
The Honorable Mack Bernard, Mayor, Palm Beach County Commission
The Honorable Steve Geller, Commissioner, Broward County Broward County Commission, Presentation: Concept for Creating Additional Housing and Affordable Housing in Broward County

  7. National Flood Insurance Program Reauthorization Update - Presentation by The Honorable Quentin "Beam" Furr, Commissioner, Broward County Commission, and and Joint Resolution TCSF #19-02             Presentation
  8. Florida's Water Infrastructure Challenge Update - Presentation by Frank Bernardino, Partner, Anfield Consulting and Joint Resolution TCSF #19-03    Presentation
  9. Management Alternatives for Human Wastewater Biosolids - Presentation by Peter Janicki, CEO of Janicki Bioenergy and Joint Resolution TCSF #19-04        Presentation
  10. Florida Department of Environment Protection       
  • Priority Issues Update - Jason Andreotta, Director, Florida Department of Environmental Protection, SE District
  • Southeast Florida Coral Reef Tract Update - Joanna C. Walzcak, Southeast Regional Administrator, Florida Coastal Office, Florida DEP and Joint Resolution TCSF#19-5      Presentation
  11. Florida Transportation Plan 2020 Update - Presentation By Ken Jeffries of FDOT District 6 and Lois Bush of FDOT District 4     
  12. Regional Passenger Rail Update            
  • 2019 Regional Leadership and Excellence Award from the National Association of Regional Councils recognizing the SFRTA, TCRPC, and SFRPC for their Transit Oriented Development Educational Outreach Program
  • Tri-Rail Issues Update - Steven Abrams, Executive Director, SFRTA
  • Brightline/Virgin Trains USA Update - Russell "Rusty" Roberts, Brightline VP of Government Affairs    Presentation
  13. Public Comment
  14. Council Comment
  15. Adjournment

Pursuant to Chapter 286.0105, Florida Statutes, if a person decides to appeal any decision made by the Council with respect to any matter considered at such meeting or hearing, he may need to ensure that a verbatim record of the proceedings is made which record includes the testimony and evidence upon which the appeal is based.

Pursuant to the provisions of the Americans with Disabilities Act, any person requiring special accommodations to participate in this joint hearing is asked to advise the Agency at least 5 days before the hearing by contacting the Treasure Coast Regional Planning Council at one of the following: (1) 421 SW Camden Avenue, Stuart, Florida, 34994; (2) Phone 772.221.4060; (3) Fax 772.221.4067; or (4)  Additionally, please feel free to contact the South Florida Regional Planning Council at (1) One Oakwood Boulevard, Suite 221, Hollywood, Florida 33020; (2) Phone 954.924.3653; (3) Fax 954.924.3654; or (4)  If you are hearing or speech impaired, please contact the Agency using the Florida Relay Service, 1 (800) 955-8771 (TTY/VCO), 1 (800) 955-8770 (Voice), 1 (800) 955-8773 (Spanish).