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NOTICE OF PUBLIC MEETING 
Notice Posted: 5/20/2022      12:20 PM   

               

Public Notice: Notice is hereby given that the City Council of the City of Shreveport shall hold its Administrative Conference on Monday May 23, 2022, at 3:00 p.m. and its Regular Meeting, Tuesday, May 24, 2022, at 3:00 P.M. Both meetings will be held in the Government Chamber at Government Plaza (505 Travis Street).

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ADMINISTRATIVE CONFERENCE
May 23, 2022
 AND
CITY COUNCIL MEETING AGENDA

May 24, 2022




1.

Call to order

2.

Invocation

3.

Roll call

4.

Approval of Minutes: Administrative Conference and City Council Meeting

5.

Awards and Recognitions of Distinguished Guests, Communications of the Mayor relative to city business, and Required Reports

A.

Awards and recognition of distinguished guests by City Council members, not to exceed fifteen minutes

B.

Awards and recognition of distinguished guests by the Mayor, not to exceed fifteen minutes

C.

Communications of the Mayor relative to city business other than awards and recognition of distinguished guests

D.

Reports:

Property Standards Report (Resolution 7 of 2003)
Revenue Collection Plan & Implementation Report (Resolution 114 of 2009)
Master Plan Committee Report (Resolution 132 of 2012)
Budget to Actual Financial Report(Resolution 183 of 2017)

6.

Public Hearing: None

7.

Adding Items to the Agenda, Public Comments, Confirmations and Appointments

A.

Adding legislation to the agenda (regular meeting only) and public comments on motions to add items to the agenda

B.

Public Comments (In accordance with Section 1.11 of the Rules of Procedure) (Administrative Conference on any matter of public concern regardless of whether the item is on the agenda) (Regular Meeting on matters which are on the agenda)

 
C.

Confirmation and Appointments

Metropolitan Planning Commission - Rose Wilson McCulloch

8.

Consent Agenda Legislation

A.

To Introduce Routine Ordinances and Resolutions

 

Resolutions: None

 

Ordinances: None

B.

To Adopt Ordinances and Resolutions

 

Resolutions: None

 

Ordinances: None

9.

Regular Agenda Legislation

A.

Resolutions on Second Reading and Final Passage or Which will require Only One Reading

 

Res 69

To celebrate Shriners Hospitals for Children – Shreveport for 100 years of providing life-changing care to children, and to otherwise provide with respect thereto. (B/Fuller, C/Nickelson)

 

RES 73

Authorizing the Mayor to execute a Cooperative Endeavor Agreement between the City of Shreveport and the State of Louisiana Facility Planning and Control Division of Administration for the Greenwood Road Extension, (Greenwood Industrial Park Road-Asphalt Road), Planning and Construction and to otherwise provide with respect thereto.

 

RES 74

Authorizing the Mayor to dedicate the 1500 block of Abbie Street in honor of Pastor John H. James Sr., and otherwise providing with respect thereto. (A/Taylor)

 

RES 75

To dedicate the 1300 block of Milam Street in honor of Lloyd Thompson for his commitment and contributions to the City of Shreveport and to otherwise provide with respect thereto (B/Fuller)

Documents:
  1. Lloyd Thompson.pdf
 

RES 76

To declare June 2022 Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, and Queer (LGBTQ+) Pride Month and to otherwise provide with respect thereto. (B/Fuller)

Documents:
  1. Res Pride Month.pdf
 

RES 77

To celebrate Martin Specialty Coatings for 75 years in business and to show appreciation for their partnership with SPAR to rehabilitate and clean-up City parks, and to otherwise provide with respect thereto. (C/Nickelson)

 

Res 78

To dedicate the 1100 block of Texas Avenue in honor of Martha K. Carter for her commitment and contributions to the Emergency Communications Center, Caddo Parish Communications District Number One, for over 33 years, and to otherwise provide with respect thereto. (D/Boucher)

 

RES 79

Authorizing the City of Shreveport, Louisiana, Purchasing Agent to reject all bids received for A.C. Steere Repairs, Replacements, and Installations Re-Bid. Bid RFQ #22-512 and to otherwise provide with respect thereto.

B.

Introduction of Resolutions (Not to be adopted prior to June 14, 2022)

 

RES 80

Selecting The Times as the official journal for the City of Shreveport for the period commencing July 1, 2022 through June 30, 2023 and otherwise providing with respect thereto

 

RES 81

Approving the budget for the Caddo-Shreveport Sales and Use Tax Commission for the Fiscal year beginning July 1, 2022; and otherwise providing with respect thereto.

C.

Introduction of Ordinances (Not to be adopted prior to June 14, 2022)

 

ORD 67

Amending the 2022 budget for the Community Development Special Revenue Fund and otherwise providing with respect thereto (A/Taylor)

 

ORD 68

Amending the 2022 budget for the General Fund and otherwise providing with respect thereto (A/Taylor)

 

ORD 69

Amending the 2022 Riverfront-Development Special Revenue Fund Budget and to otherwise provide with respect thereto.

Documents:
  1. Executive 1.pdf
 

ORD 70

Amending the 2022 Retained Risk Fund budget and otherwise providing with respect thereto.

Documents:
  1. Retained Risk.pdf
 

ORD 71

Amending the 2022 Capital Projects Fund budget and to otherwise provide with respect thereto.

 

ORD 72

Amending the 2022 General Fund budget and to otherwise provide with respect thereto.

 

ORD 73

Declaring the City’s interest in certain vacant property as surplus, and our intention to transfer certain vacant property to the Shreveport Bossier African American Chamber of Commerce and to otherwise provide with respect thereto.

 

ORD 74

Amending Chapter 2, Section 2-27 of the Code of Ordinances of the City of Shreveport to reapportion the several council districts of the City and to otherwise provide with respect thereto.

 

ORD 75

To amend various articles and sections in the City of Shreveport, Louisiana, Unified Development Code, for the purpose of clarifying and updating various code provisions, and to otherwise provide with respect thereto.

 

ORD 76

Zoning Case No. 21-219-C: An Ordinance to amend the official zoning map of the City of Shreveport Unified Development Code, by rezoning property located North side of Quinton Street, approximately one hundred forty feet East of Hearne Avenue, Shreveport, Caddo Parish, LA., from R-2 multi-family residential district to C-2 corridor commercial district, and to otherwise provide with respect thereto (B/Fuller)

 

ORD 77

Zoning Case No. 22-23-C: An ordinance to amend the official zoning map of the City of Shreveport Unified Development Code, by rezoning property located north side of West 70th Street, approximately one thousand four hundred feet west of West Bert Kouns Industrial Loop, Shreveport, Caddo Parish, LA., R-A rural-agricultural zoning district to I-2 heavy industrial zoning district, and to otherwise provide with respect thereto (G/Bowman)

 

ORD 78

Zoning Case No. 22-52-C: An ordinance to amend the official zoning map of the City of Shreveport Unified Development Code, by rezoning property located west of the corner of West 71st Street and Saint Vincent Avenue, Shreveport, Caddo Parish, LA., R-1-7 to C-1, and to otherwise provide with respect thereto (F/Green)

 

ORD 79

Zoning Case No. 22-66-C: An ordinance to amend the official zoning map of the City of Shreveport Unified Development Code, by rezoning property located southwest corner of Wallace Avenue and West 72nd Street, Shreveport, Caddo Parish, LA., from R-1-7 Single-Family Residential Zoning District to R-2 Multi-Family Residential Zoning District, and to otherwise provide with respect thereto (F/Green)

 

ORD 80

Zoning Case No. 22-67-C: An ordinance to amend the official zoning map of the City of Shreveport Unified Development Code, by rezoning property located north side of West 70th Street, approximately seven hundred sixty feet east of Dinkins Drive, Shreveport, Caddo Parish, LA., from C-4 Heavy Commercial Zoning District to I-1 Light Industrial Zoning District, and to otherwise provide with respect thereto (G/Bowman)

D.

Ordinances on Second Reading and Final Passage (Numbers are assigned Ordinance Numbers)

 

ORD 61

To amend Chapter 102, Article II and IIIA of the City of Shreveport, Louisiana, Code of Ordinances relative to vehicle for hire license fees and taxicab fares, and to otherwise provide with respect thereto. (B/Fuller)

 

ORD 65

Amending the 2022 budget for the Streets Special Revenue Fund and otherwise providing with respect thereto. (F/Green)

 

ORD 66

Amending the 2022 Community Development Special Revenue Fund Budget and to otherwise provide with respect thereto.

10.

Tabled Legislation

A.

Ordinances/Resolutions:

 

RES 124

To establish an Intergovernmental committee, and to otherwise provide with respect thereto. (D/Boucher) (Tabled on November 9, 2021)

 

RES 166

A resolution in support of and establishing a Tax Increment Financing (TIF) District, a proposed public improvement district, wholly within the city limits of the City of Shreveport, and otherwise providing with respect thereto. (F/Green) (Tabled on January 11, 2022)

 

ORD 85

To amend certain portions of chapter 22 of the City of Shreveport Code of Ordinances relative to demolition delay in the Downtown Development District and otherwise providing with respect thereto (B/Fuller) (Tabled June 22, 2021)

 

ORD 149

Amending Section 10-69 of Chapter 10, Article IV, Division 2 of the City of Shreveport, Louisiana, Code of Ordinances with respect to the Fee and Term for alcoholic beverage handling employee cards, and to otherwise provide with respect thereto. (Tabled on December 14, 2021)

Documents:
  1. ABO 1.pdf
11.

Appeals

A.

Property Standards Appeals: NONE

B.

Alcoholic Beverage Ordinance Appeals: None

C.

Metropolitan Planning Commission and ZBA Appeals: NONE

D.

Other Appeals

 

SOB Appeals: None

 

Taxi Appeals: None

12.

Reports from officers, boards, and committees

13.

Clerk's Report

The following letters of appointments were received from the Mayor’s office on May 18, 2022, and are subject for confirmation on June 14, 2022.  
                                                                              Michael Brannan - Metropolitan Planning Commission 
                                                                           Brian Crawford, Toni Thibeaux – Zoning Board of Appeals


14.

Additional Communications

A.  Additional Communications from the Mayor
B.  Additional Communications from Council Members
15.

EXECUTIVE SESSION: May 23, 2022

Roy R. Cage
v. 
Raheem A.B. Roque and City of Shreveport
1st Judicial District Court
Caddo Parish, Louisiana
Docket No. 626,484-C


16.

Adjournment

 

_________________________________
James Green, Chairman

____________________________________
Danielle A. Farr-Ewing, Clerk of Council