In accordance with the Executive Office of the Governor Orders 20-69, and 20-91, the BTS Board will hold the next scheduled Board meeting as a virtual public meeting on the Zoom platform.
*How to Provide Comments or Speak at the Meeting
Members of the public who wish to address the BTS Board as part of the Citizens to be Heard portion of the agenda are limited to 3 minutes and will be invited to be heard as Agenda Item #4.
Those wishing to address the body or those wishing to watch the meeting may do so virtually at https://zoom.us/j/95523431431?pwd=aXpvRTQ4VjZBNHRoWjJEeUU5aVFGUT09 or by calling in to the Zoom meeting at one of the following numbers: 1-312-626-6799, 1-646-558-8656, 1-253-215-8782, 1-301-715-8592, 1-346-248- 7799, 1-669-900-9128, 877-853-5257 (toll free) or 888-475-4499 (toll free). Closed captioning will be provided. You will be asked to enter a Webinar ID number. That number is 955 2343 1431.
Pinellas County BTS public participation and decorum rules
Decorum for virtual meetings
Please be respectful of others' opinions, and refrain from making personal attacks. Any person who becomes disorderly or who fails to confine remarks to the identified subject or business at hand shall be cautioned by the Chair and given the opportunity to conclude remarks on the subject in a decorous manner and within the designated time limit. Any person failing to comply as cautioned may be barred from making any additional comments during the meeting by the Chair.
If the Chair declares an individual out of order, he or she may be muted by the moderator.
All remarks shall be addressed to the BTS Board as a body and not to any member thereof.
No person, other than a member of the BTS Board and the person having the floor, may be permitted to enter any discussion, either directly or through a member of the BTS Board, without permission of the Chair. No question may be asked except through the Chair.
Speakers should make their comments concise and to the point.
Persons with disabilities who need reasonable accommodations to effectively participate in this meeting are asked to contact Pinellas County’s Office of Human Rights by emailing requests to firstname.lastname@example.org at least three (3) business days in advance of the need for reasonable accommodation. You may also call (727) 464-4882. More information about the ADA, and requests for reasonable accommodation, may be found at www.pinellascounty.org/humanrights/ada.
Persons are advised that, if they decide to appeal any decision made at this meeting/hearing, they will need a verbatim record of the proceedings, and, for such purposes, they 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.