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NOTICE OF PUBLIC MEETING 
Notice Posted: 7/9/2021      12:00 PM   

               

Public Notice: Notice is hereby given that the City Council of the City of Shreveport shall hold its Administrative Conference and Regular Meeting on Tuesday, July 13, 2021, at 3:00 P.M. The combined meeting will be held in the Government Chamber at Government Plaza (505 Travis Street).
 
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ADMINISTRATIVE CONFERENCE
AND
CITY COUNCIL MEETING AGENDA
July 13, 2021

1.

Call to order

2.

Invocation

3.

Roll call

4.

Approval of Minutes: Administrative Conference and City Council Meeting

                June 22, 2021

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)
Surety Bond Forfeitures Report (Resolution 238 of 2010)
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) (Public Comments on any matter of public concern regardless of whether the item is on the agenda)

C.

Confirmation and Appointments

Interim Chief Financial Officer - Kasey Brown
Human Resource Board - Willie Henderson Sr.
Interim Airport Director - Stephanie Tucker


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 87

Authorizing the Mayor to execute a Contract between the City of Shreveport, Louisiana and C. Edwards Concepts, LLC. to provide curbside recycling within the limits of Shreveport and to otherwise provide with respect thereto

 

RES 88

Authorizing the execution of a retainer agreement with Kenneth Antee, Jr., a Professional Law Corporation relative to solid waste litigation and to otherwise provide with respect thereto

 

RES 89

Ordering and calling a special election to be held in the City of Shreveport, State of Louisiana, to authorize the incurring of debt and issuance of bonds therein; making application to the State Bond Commission and providing for other matters in connection therewith.

 

RES 90

To amend Resolution 15 of 2021, which authorized the institution of expropriation proceedings against certain described property within the City of Shreveport and otherwise providing with respect thereto.

B.

Introduction of Resolutions (Not to be adopted prior to July 27, 2021)

C.

Introduction of Ordinances (Not to be adopted prior to July 27, 2021)

 

ORD 100

Amending the 2021 budget for the General Fund and otherwise providing with respect thereto

Documents:
  1. City Council GF.pdf
 

ORD 101

Amending the 2021 General Fund Budget and to otherwise provide with respect thereto.

 

ORD 102

Amending the 2021 Community Development Special Revenue Fund Budget and to otherwise provide with respect thereto.

 

ORD 103

Amending the 2021 General Fund Budget and to otherwise provide with respect thereto.

 

ORD 104

Amending the 2021 Street Special Revenue Fund Budget, and otherwise providing with respect thereto.

Documents:
  1. PW companion.pdf
 

ORD 105

Amending the 2021 budget funding contractual services provided to SporTran by Metro Management Associates, Inc. and otherwise providing with respect thereto

 

ORD 106

Amending the 2021 Capital Improvements Budget and otherwise providing with respect thereto

 

ORD 107

ANNEXATION: TAG NO. 21-02: An ordinance to annex property in Section 21 (T16N-R13W), Caddo Parish, Louisiana, into the City Limits of the City of Shreveport and to otherwise provide with respect thereto. (public hearing required - July 27, 2021) (D/Boucher)

 


D.

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

 

ORD 82

Declaring the city’s interest in certain vacant land as surplus, and our intention to donate certain vacant land acquired by Community Development, to Fuller Center for Housing of Northwest Louisiana, Inc.; and to otherwise provide with respect thereto  (Not to be adopted prior to July 13, 2021)
 

ORD 83

Declaring the City's interest in certain house and land as surplus, and our intention to donate certain house and land acquired by Community Development to the Grace Project, Inc; and to otherwise provide with respect thereto. (Not to be adopted prior to July 13, 2021)
 

ORD 86

Amending the 2021 Capital Projects Fund Budget and to otherwise provide with respect thereto. 

Documents:
  1. New FS 8.pdf
 

ORD 87

Amending the 2021 General Fund Budget and to otherwise provide with respect thereto.

 

ORD 88

Amending the 2021 General Fund Budget and to otherwise provide with respect thereto.

 

ORD 89

Amending the 2021 Riverfront Development Special Revenue Fund Budget and to otherwise provide with respect thereto.

 

ORD 90

Amending the 2021 Solid Waste Enterprise Fund Budget and to otherwise provide with respect thereto.

Documents:
  1. SW companion.pdf
 

ORD 91

To amend the Metropolitan Planning Commission’s fee schedule for the City of Shreveport, Louisiana, Unified Development Code relative to fees for the Short-Term Rental Property, and to otherwise provide with respect thereto.

 

ORD 92

To amend various articles and sections in the City of Shreveport, Louisiana, Unified Development Code, relative to Short-Term Rental Property, and to otherwise provide with respect thereto.

 

ORD 94

To repeal Section 50-212 (a)(10) and to amend Section 50-212 (b) of Article V of the Code of Ordinances of the City of Shreveport relative to the Smokefree Air Act and to otherwise provide with respect thereto. (E/Flurry)

 

ORD 95

To amend various articles and sections in the City of Shreveport, Louisiana, Unified Development Code, related to the review and approval processes made by the City Engineer, in an attempt to better expedite the permitting process and to otherwise provide with respect thereto.

 

ORD 96

Zoning Case No. 21-39-C: An ordinance to amend the official zoning map of the City Of Shreveport Unified Development Code, by rezoning property located on the southwest corner of West 80th Street and St. Vincent Avenue, Shreveport, Caddo Parish, Louisiana, from C-2, Corridor Commercial District To C-3, General Commercial District. (F/Green)

 

ORD 97

Zoning Case No. 21-53-C: An ordinance to amend the official zoning map of the City Of Shreveport Unified Development Code, by rezoning property located on the north side of East 61st Street, approximately one hundred forty feet west of Fairfield Avenue, Shreveport, Caddo Parish, Louisiana, from R-1-7, Single Family Residential District To C-1, Neighborhood Commercial District. (C/Nickelson)

 

ORD 98

Zoning Case No. 21-59-C: An ordinance to amend the official zoning map of the City Of Shreveport Unified Development Code, by rezoning property located on the south side of Topeka Street, approximately one hundred seventy feet west of Centenary Boulevard, Shreveport, Caddo Parish, Louisiana, from C-2, Corridor Commercial District To R-3, Multi-Family Residential District. (B/Fuller)

 

ORD 99

Zoning Case No. 21-64-C: An ordinance to amend the official zoning map of the City Of Shreveport Unified Development Code, by rezoning property located on the southwest corner of Curtis Lane And Revere Avenue, Shreveport, Caddo Parish, Louisiana, From R-1-7, Single Family Residential District To R-1-10, Single Family Residential District. (A/Taylor)

10.

Tabled Legislation

A.

Ordinances/Resolutions:

 

Ord 104

Amending Chapter 78, Article II, Division 3 of the City of Shreveport, Louisiana, Code of Ordinances relative to poles and wires and to otherwise provide with respect thereto (C/Nickelson) (Tabled on October 27, 2020)

 

ORD 50

Amending Section 2-31 of the Code of Ordinances of the City of Shreveport to provide for an increase in the salary of the Mayor, and to otherwise provide with respect thereto. (C/Nickelson, G/Bowman) (Tabled on April 27, 2021)
 

ORD 51

Amending Section 2-32 of the Code of Ordinances of the City of Shreveport to provide for an increase in the salaries of members of the City Council, and to otherwise provide with respect thereto. (C/Nickelson, G/Bowman) (Tabled April 27, 2021)
 

ORD 72

To amend certain portions of Chapter 26 of the City of Shreveport Code of Ordinances relative to the architectural and engineering selection process, and otherwise providing with respect thereto. (B/Fuller) Amendment No. 1 (Tabled June 22, 2021) 

 

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)

11.

Appeals

A.

Property Standards Appeals: NONE

B.

Alcoholic Beverage Ordinance Appeals

ALCOHOL PERMIT APPEAL - CIRCLE K – JEWELLA INVESTMENTS

Denial of application of Emam Hajali for alcohol permit for Circle K – Jewella Investments, 6976 Jewella Ave, Shreveport, LA (F/Green) (Postponed June 22, 2021)


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 letter of appointment was received from the Mayor’s office on July 8, 2021, and is subject for confirmation on July 27, 2021) 

Deputy Building Official for the Division of Permits - John Barnard 

14.

Additional Communications


A.

Additional Communications from the Mayor


B.

Additional Communications from Council Members


15.

EXECUTIVE SESSION: NONE


16.

Adjournment

 

_________________________________
James Flurry, Chairman

____________________________________
Danielle A. Farr-Ewing, Clerk of Council