Town Commission

MELBOURNE BEACH TOWN COMMISSION

  • The Town of Melbourne Beach | Town Commission meets on the 3rd Wednesday of each month at 6:30 pm at the Community Center at 509 Ocean Ave, Melbourne Beach, FL 32951. Throughout each month, the Town Commission may also meet for workshops and special meetings. Watch the town calendar for upcoming meetings. Residents and public are welcome.
  • Phone: (321) 724-5860, Fax: (321) 984-8994

Town Commission

Photo Left to Right:  Commissioner Tom Davis, Vice-Mayor Margot Dorfman, Mayor Jim Simmons, Commissioner Gail Gowdy.  Absent from photo is Commissioner Steve Walters.

Elected Officials / Members of the Commission

Click on the official’s name below to view their biography.

MemberTerm of Office
Mayor Jim Simmons11/2017
Vice Mayor Margot Dorfman11/2016
Commissioner Tom Davis11/2018 (appointed to fill term until 11/2016)
Commissioner Gail Gowdy11/2016
Commissioner Steve Walters11/2016
About the Town Commission

The Town of Melbourne Beach operates under a Commission-Manager form of municipal government. The Town Commission consists of five members: the Mayor, elected as such and four Commissioners-at-Large. Each Commissioner and the Mayor are elected for three year terms. The Vice Mayor is elected annually by the Commission.

The Town Commission appoints a Town Manager, Town Clerk and Town Attorney. The Town Manager is the Chief Administrative Officer of the Town – supervisor and manager of all public business and affairs of the Town – under the direction and supervision of the Town Commission. The Town Clerk is the Clerk of the Commission, Chief Elections Officer and custodian of all Town records, books and documents. The Town Attorney is the legal advisor and attorney to the officers of the Town in matters affecting the Town; prepares and endorses written instruments in which the Town is concerned; and performs other duties as the Commission may require.

All other employees of the Town are under the Direction of the Town Manager.

Town Commission Meetings and Public Records

DateTimeMeeting TypeLocationAgendaAgenda PacketMinutesRecording
September 21, 20166:30 pmRegular MeetingCommunity CenterAgendaAgenda PacketRecording
September 7, 20165:30 pmSpecial MeetingCommunity CenterAgendaAgenda PacketRecording
September 2, 201612:30 pmSpecial MeetingCommunity CenterAgendaAgenda PacketRecording
August 31, 20163:30 pmBudget WorkshopMasny RoomAgendan/aRecording
August 17, 20166:30 pmRegular Meeting MeetingCommunity CenterAgendaAgenda PacketRecording
August 3, 20165:30 pmSpecial MeetingMasny RoomAgendaAgenda PacketMinutesRecording
August 3, 2016WorkshopMasny RoomAgendaAgenda PacketMinutesRecording
July 20, 20166:30 pmRegular MeetingCommunity CenterAgendaAgenda PacketMinutesRecording
July 6, 20165:30 pmWorkshop (including Budget)Masny RoomAgendaAgenda PacketMinutesRecording
June 22, 20163:00 pmBudget WorkshopMasny RoomAgendaAgenda PacketMinutesRecording
June 15, 20166:30 pmRegular MeetingCommunity CenterAgendaAgenda PacketMinutesRecording
June 1, 20165:30 pmWorkshopMasny RoomAgendaAgenda PacketMinutesRecording
May 25, 20163:00 pmWorkshopMasny RoomAgendaAgenda PacketMinutesRecording
May 18, 20166:30 pmRegular MeetingCommunity CenterAgendaAgenda PacketMinutesRecording
May 4, 20165:30 pmWorkshopMasny RoomAgendaAgenda PacketMinutesRecording
April 20, 2016Special MeetingCommunity CenterAgendaAgenda PacketMinutesRecording
April 20, 20166:30 pmRegular MeetingCommunity CenterAgendaAgenda PacketMinutesRecording
April 5, 20164:30 pmSpecial MeetingMasny RoomAgendaAgenda PacketRecording
April 4, 20166:30 pmWorkshopMasny RoomAgendaAgenda PacketMinutesRecording
March 31, 20162:00 pmWorkshop & SpecialMasny RoomAgendaAgenda PacketMinutes
March 29, 20166:30 pmSpecial MeetingCommunity CenterAgendaAgenda PacketMinutesRecording
March 28, 20169:00 pmWorkshopMasny RoomAgendaAgenda PacketMinutes
March 16, 20166:30 pmRegular MeetingCommunity CenterAgendaAgenda PacketMinutesRecording
March 2, 20165:30 pmSpecial MeetingCommunity CenterAgendaAgenda PacketMinutesRecording
February 17, 20166:30 pmRegular MeetingCommunity CenterAgendaAgenda PacketMinutesRecording
February 17, 20166:30 pmPublic HearingCommunity CenterAgendaAgenda PacketMinutesRecording
February 4, 20166:00 pmSpecial MeetingCommunity CenterAgendaAgenda PacketMinutesRecording
February 4, 20165:30 pmWorkshopCommunity CenterAgendaAgenda PacketMinutesRecording
January 20, 20166:30 pmRegular MeetingCommunity CenterAgendaAgenda PacketMinutesRecording
January 6, 20165:30 pmWorkshopCommunity CenterAgendaAgenda PacketMinutesRecording
December 30, 20159:00 amSpecial MeetingMasny RoomAgendaAgendaAgenda
December 22, 20159:00 amWorkshop & Special MeeetingMasny RoomAgendaAgendaAgenda
December 16, 20151:00 pmWorkshopCommunity Center AgendaAgendaAgenda
December 16, 20153:00 pmSpecial MeetingCommunity Center AgendaAgendaAgendaRecording
December 16, 20156:30 pmRegular MeetingCommunity Center AgendaAgendaAgendaRecording
December 10, 20154:30 pmWorkshopMasny RoomAgendaAgendaAgenda
December 8, 201510:00 amWorkshopMasny RoomAgendaAgendaAgenda
December 3, 20151:00 pmWorkshopMasny RoomAgendaAgendaAgenda
December 2, 20156:30 pmRegular MeetingCommunity Center AgendaAgendaAgendaRecording
November 18, 20156:30 pmRegular MeetingCommunity Center AgendaAgendaAgendaRecording
October 21, 20156:30 pmRegular MeetingCommunity Center AgendaAgendaAgendaRecording
October 19, 20154:00 pmSpecial MeetingMasny RoomAgendaNAAgenda
October 8, 20154:00 pmWorkshop & Special MeeetingMasny RoomAgendaAgendaAgenda
October 6, 20155:00 pmWorkshopMasny RoomAgendaAgendaAgenda
September 29, 20156:00 pmJoint WorkshopMasny RoomAgendaAgendaAgenda
September 28, 20155:00 pmWorkshopMasny RoomAgendaAgendaAgenda
September 24, 20155:00 pmWorkshopMasny RoomAgendaAgendaAgenda
September 22, 20155:00 pmWorkshopMasny RoomAgendaAgendaAgenda
September 21, 20156:30 pmSpecial MeetingCommunity Center AgendaAgendaAgendaRecording
September 16, 20156:30 pmRegular MeetingCommunity Center AgendaAgendaAgendaRecording
September 10, 20156:30 pmSpecial Budget HearingCommunity Center AgendaAgendaAgendaRecording
September 2, 20151:00 pmWorkshopMasny RoomAgendaNAAgenda
August 31, 20153:00 pmSpecial MeetingMasny RoomAgendaAgendaAgenda
August 27, 20152:00 pmBudget WorkshopMasny RoomAgendaAgendaAgenda
August 27, 20153:00 pmWorkshopMasny RoomAgendaAgendaAgenda
August 24, 20153:00 pmWorkshopMasny RoomAgendaAgendaAgenda
August 24, 2015Immediately Following WorkshopSpecial MeetingMasny RoomAgendaAgendaAgenda
August 20, 20153:00 pmWorkshopMasny RoomAgendaAgendaAgenda
August 19, 20156:30 pmRegular MeetingCommunity Center AgendaAgendaAgendaRecording
August 10, 20153:00 pmWorkshopMasny RoomAgendaAgendaAgenda
August 3, 20153:00 pmSpecial MeetingMasny RoomAgendaNAAgenda
July 23, 20153:00 pmWorkshopMasny RoomAgendaAgendaAgenda
July 23, 2015Immediately Following WorkshopSpecial MeetingMasny RoomAgendaNAAgenda
July 20, 20153:00 pmWorkshopMasny RoomAgendaAgendaAgenda
July 16, 20153:00 pmWorkshopMasny RoomAgendaNAAgenda
July 15, 20156:30 pmRegular MeetingCommunity Center AgendaAgendaAgendaRecording
July 13, 20153:00 pmWorkshopMasny RoomAgendaAgendaAgenda
June 17, 20156:30 pmRegular MeetingCommunity Center AgendaAgendaAgendaRecording
May 20, 20156:30 pmRegular MeetingCommunity Center AgendaAgendaAgendaRecording
May 6, 20155:30 pmWorkshopMasny RoomAgendaAgendaAgenda
May 6, 2015Immediately Following WorkshopSpecial MeetingMasny RoomAgendaAgenda
April 27, 20154:30 pmSpecial MeetingMasny RoomAgendaNAAgenda
April 21, 20154:00 pmWorkshopMasny RoomAgendaNAAgenda
April 21, 2015Immediately Following WorkshopSpecial MeetingMasny RoomAgendaNA
April 20, 20155:00 pmWorkshopMasny RoomAgendaNAAgenda
April 15, 20156:30 pmRegular MeetingCommunity Center AgendaAgendaAgendaRecording
April 8, 20155:00 pmWorkshopMasny RoomAgendaNAAgenda
April 1, 20154:00 pmWorkshopMasny RoomAgendaNAAgenda
March 19, 20156:30 pmRegular MeetingCommunity Center AgendaAgendaAgendaRecording
February 18, 20156:30 pmRegular MeetingCommunity Center AgendaAgendaAgendaRecording
February 4, 20155:30 pmWorkshopCommunity Center AgendaAgendaAgendaRecording
January 21, 20156:30 pmRegular MeetingCommunity Center AgendaAgendaAgendaRecording
January 7, 20155:30 pmWorkshopCommunity Center AgendaAgendaAgendaRecording

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