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Code Enforcement - Special Magistrate
CITY OF BARTOW
CODE ENFORCEMENT - SPECIAL MAGISTRATE HEARING
TUESDAY, AUGUST 27, 2019, AT 9:00 A.M. (EST) OR AS SOON THEREAFTER AS POSSIBLE
CITY HALL COMMISSION CHAMBERS, 450 NORTH WILSON AVENUE, BARTOW, FL 33830

AGENDA

1. CALL TO ORDER

2. PLEDGE OF ALLEGIANCE TO THE FLAG

3. APPROVAL OF THE MINUTES

a. June 25, 2019
b. July 23, 2019

4. EXPLANATION OF PROCEDURE AND SWEARING IN

5. AGENDA MODIFICATION

6. CONSENT AGENDA – All matters listed under this section are considered to be routine and action will be accomplished by one motion without a separate discussion of each item. If discussion is desired by the Special Magistrate, that item(s) will be removed from the Consent Agenda and considered separately.

A. AFFIDAVITS OF NON-COMPLIANCE / FINE CERTIFICATIONS

i. CASE NO. 47875 RESPONDENT: LAQULLA JENNINGS SIMS LOCATION: 965 LAUREL ST. E
DAILY FINE: $100 DAYS PAST DUE: 201
FINES: $20,100.00 COSTS: $3,260.04

ii. CASE NO. 49869 RESPONDENT: VELMON COLLINS LOCATION: 2395 BOOKER ST.
DAILY FINE: $100 DAYS PAST DUE: 30
FINES: $3,000.00 COSTS: $332.00

iii. CASE NO. 49894 RESPONDENT: BENJAMIN COLON BENITEZ LOCATION: 750 POLK ST.
DAILY FINE: $100 DAYS PAST DUE: 67
FINES: $6,700.00 COSTS: $331.00

iv. CASE NO. 50515 RESPONDENT: REY DAVID BRAVO & RAQUEL PEREZ LOCATION: 1195 E. SUMMERLIN ST.
DAILY FINE: $150 DAYS PAST DUE: 4
FINES: $600.00 COSTS: $357.00

v. CASE NO. 50529 RESPONDENT: CATHY ESTELE YOUNG WHISTIN LOCATION: 990 1ST AVE.
DAILY FINE: $25 DAYS PAST DUE: 62
FINES: $1,550.00 COSTS: $282.00

7. OLD BUSINESS - NONE

8. NEW VIOLATIONS

a. CASE NO. 50454 RESPONDENT: TERRY LEWIS
LOCATION: 540 S. ORANGE AVE.
VIOLATION(S):
(1) § 604.3, MPMS – ELECTRICAL SYSTEM HAZARDS
(2) § 302.7, MPMS – ACCESSORY STRUCTURE
(3) § 304.4, MPMS – STRUCTURAL MEMBERS
(4) § 304.10, MPMS – STAIRWAYS, DECKS, PORCHES & BALCONIES
(5) § 304.6, MPMS – EXTERIOR WALLS
(6) § 304.13, MPMS – WINDOWS, SKYLIGHT & DOOR FRAMES
(7) § 304.19, MPMS – SKIRTING AROUND FOUNDATIONS
(8) § 302.8, MPMS – MOTOR VEHICLE
(9) § 302.4, MPMS – WEEDS AND OVERGROWTH
(10) § 302.1, MPMS – SANITATION & STORAGE OF MATERIALS
(11) § 309.1, MPMS – INFESTATIONS
(12) § 304.2, MPMS – PROTECTIVE TREATMENT
(13) § 108.1.5, MPMS – DANGEROUS STRUCTURE OR PREMISES
DATE OF VIOLATION: 06/12/2019
TO BE CORRECTED BY: 07/29/2019

b. CASE NO. 50517 RESPONDENT: WILLARD R. ROBERT
LOCATION: 860 LYLE ST. E
VIOLATION(S):
(1) § 302.1 MPMS – SANITATION AND STORAGE OF MATERIALS
(2) § 304.2, MPMS – PROTECTIVE TREATMENT
DATE OF VIOLATION: 06/21/2019
TO BE CORRECTED BY: 08/05/2019


c. CASE NO. 50543 RESPONDENT: KNA REAL ESTATE INVESTMENTS LLC
LOCATION: 1160 AUSTIN ST.
VIOLATION(S):
(1) § 302.1 MPMS – SANITATION AND STORAGE OF MATERIALS
(2) § § 302.4, MPMS – WEEDS & OVERGROWTH
(3) § 304.8, MPMS – DECORATIVE FEATURES
(4) § 304.7, MPMS – ROOFS & DRAINAGE
(5) § 304.15, MPMS – DOORS
(6) § 304.2, MPMS – PROTECTIVE TREATMENT
(7) § 304.13.1, MPMS - GLAZING
DATE OF VIOLATION: 06/25/2019
TO BE CORRECTED BY: 07/25/2019

d. CASE NO. 50588 RESPONDENT: ESTATE OF HARVEY JACKSON, JR. & SUNSERIA EASON
LOCATION: 1605 MARTIN LUTHER KING JR. BLVD.
VIOLATION(S):
(1) § 302.4, MPMS – WEEDS & OVERGROWTH
(2) § 308.2, MPMS – DISPOSAL OF RUBBISH
DATE OF VIOLATION: 07/02/2019
TO BE CORRECTED BY: 08/02/2019

e. CASE NO. 50652 RESPONDENT: ESSAU CONEY & MINNIE CONEY
LOCATION: 0 MAIN ST. W
VIOLATION(S):
(1) § 302.4, MPMS – WEEDS & OVERGROWTH
(2) § 308.2, MPMS – DISPOSAL OF RUBBISH
DATE OF VIOLATION: 07/10/2019
TO BE CORRECTED BY: 08/10/2019

f. CASE NO. 50702 RESPONDENT: ARCHIE LEE BROOME
LOCATION: 0 10TH AVE. S.
VIOLATION(S):
(1) § 308.4, MPMS – WEEDS & OVERGROWTH
DATE OF VIOLATION: 07/12/2019
TO BE CORRECTED BY: 07/26/2019

g. CASE NO. 50703 RESPONDENT: IMPERIAL S P CORP.
LOCATION: 780 W. DAVIDSON ST., LOT 66
VIOLATION(S):
(1) § 108.1.1, MPMS – UNSAFE STRUCTURES
(2) § 106.3, MPMS – DECLARATION OF NUISANCE; DEMAND FOR REMOVAL OR CORRECTION
(3) § 105.1, FBC – PERMIT REQUIRED
DATE OF VIOLATION: 06/21/2019
TO BE CORRECTED BY: 07/21/2019

h. CASE NO. 50862 RESPONDENT: S3 INVESTMENTS II LLC
LOCATION: 420 S. 9TH ST.
VIOLATION(S):
(1) § 302.4, MPMS – WEEDS & OVERGROWTH
DATE OF VIOLATION: 08/01/2019
TO BE CORRECTED BY: 08/15/2019


9. REPEAT VIOLATIONS - NONE

10. DEMOLITION REQUESTS - NONE

11. REDUCTION REQUESTS

a. CASE NO. 37511 RESPONDENT: MATTHEW KOWALEC
LOCATION: 765 S. THIRD AVE.
DATE OF VIOLATION: 11/17/2015
DATE OF ORDER: 12/08/2015
DATE COMPLIANCE DUE: 12/22/2015
DATE CORRECTED: 07/05/2019
DAYS PAST DUE: 1290
DAILY FINE AMOUNT: $25.00
FINES: $32,250.00 COSTS: $0.00

b. CASE NO. 47875 RESPONDENT: LAQULLA JENNINGS SIMS
LOCATION: 965 LAUREL ST. E
DATE OF VIOLATION: 08/17/2018
DATE OF ORDER: 10/30/2018
DATE COMPLIANCE DUE: 11/26/2018
DATE CORRECTED: 06/15/2019
DAYS PAST DUE: 201
DAILY FINE AMOUNT: $100.00
FINES: $20,100.00 COSTS: $3,260.04

12. ADJOURNMENT

(References to “MPMS” are to the Minimum Property Maintenance Standards of the City of Bartow as adopted by the Bartow Property Improvement Regulations Ordinance of 2012 (“BPIRO”), § 18-16, Code of Ord. of the City of Bartow, Fla. References to the “FBC” are to the Florida Building Code as modified by BPIRO, §§ 18-1, 18-2, Code of Ord. of the City of Bartow, Fla. References to “ULDC” are to the Unified Land Development Code of the City of Bartow, Fla.)


Please be advised that if you desire to appeal from any decisions made as a result of the above hearing or meeting, you will need a record of the proceedings and in some cases a verbatim record is required. You must make your own arrangements to produce this record. (Florida Statute 286.0105). If you are a person with a disability who needs any accommodation in order to participate in this proceeding, you are entitled, at no cost to you, to the provision of certain assistance. Please contact the City Clerk’s Office at 450 N. Wilson Avenue, P.O. Box 1069, Bartow, Florida 33831-1069 or phone (863) 534-0100 within 2 working days of your receipt of this meeting notification; if you are hearing or voice impaired, call 1-800-955-8771. Posted at City Hall, Bartow Public Library, and the City’s website www.cityofbartow.net on August 23, 2019.
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