October 13, 2004
The Vines Country Club – The Perry Room
Meeting Time: 5:10 P. M.
Members in Attendance: Al O’Donnell, Gordon Lyons, Wayne Robinson, Joe McHarris, Tom O’Dea, Peter Sargent, Ron Dillon
Members Absent: Bill Prysi
Minutes by: Scott Wickett
Meeting Minutes of September 8, 2004
Presentation by: Don Green, Reynold, Smith, and Hills, Inc.
Architectural improvement over last presentation satisfied the committee
Requested taller plants (could be accent palm group or large shrub/small tree) on blank wall panels on exposure facing Corkscrew Road, Applicant agreed to revising landscape plan Hampton Inn
Fee: Not Received
Presentation by: Michael Bou-Sliman, Hampton Inn
Front façade did not meet intent of Estero communities requested Mediterranean architecture; asked architect to forward several simple sketches to committee members (via email) for review/comment prior to next month’s meeting
Horizontal roofline at top of building a significant problem, It needs additional design elements to break up horizontal form of roof
Presentation by: Theresa Artuso, Hole Montes, Inc.
Appreciated the common-sense approach of moving some of lake-buffer plantings to rear of lake, which allows for water views from U. S. 41
Approved without further commentWildcat Run
Presentation by: Jim Kurtz, Wildcat Run Club Association, Inc.
Committee thanks Wildcat Run for presentation of interior community projectCypress Shadows Maintenance Building Buffer
Presentation by: Conceptus, Inc.
Comments/Suggestions:Committee requested that building and roof be painted forest greenLarger-size plant material is noted on plan itself, but not clear on plant listOther buffer areas to be reviewed as planning is finalized
Fee: None Required
Presentation by: Ron Dillon, Oakbrook, Inc.
No Development Orders were discussed
Continuing updates as project continues on quarterly basis
Navona at the Colony—Committee suggested the residence hire appropriate professional to provide design concepts for their design workshop or ask individuals for a volunteer effort. Designs should illustrate what residents would support for submittal to WCI for review and comment.
Committee feels WCI has made some enhancements to the parking garage design from the sketches provided by Erickson Architects. It is unclear how WCI plans to provide planting areas, drainage and irrigation to plants shown atop the garage structure.
Next EDRC Meeting will be Held on Wednesday, November 10, 2004, 5:00 P.M. at The Vines Country Club – The Perry Room