CITY COUNCIL MEETINGS: Minutes and Agendas
The City Council meets every Tuesday
9:00 a.m. - Pre Council Meeting in the Council Conference Room on the 9th Floor of the South Tower in Government Plaza.
10:30 a.m. - The Council Meeting begins in Government Plaza Auditorium on the First Floor.
Council agenda for Dec 01, 2015
MOBILE CITY COUNCIL MEETING
Tuesday, December 1, 2015, 9:00 a.m.
1. CALL TO ORDER:
Pastor W. A. James, III
Grace & Truth Christian Fellowship Church
3. PLEDGE OF ALLEGIANCE:
4. ROLL CALL - CITY CLERK:
Meeting 9:00 a.m.
5. STATEMENT OF RULES BY COUNCIL PRESIDENT:
6. APPROVAL OF MINUTES:
7. COMMUNICATIONS FROM THE MAYOR:
8. REPORTS OF COMMITTEES:
9. NEW COMMITTEE ASSIGNMENTS:
10. ADOPTION OF THE AGENDA:
Request of Elaine Henderson, Child Advocacy Center, for a waiver of the Noise Ordinance at Cathedral Square (Downtown Cajun Cook-off) on March 19, 2016, from 10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. (District 1).
12. PRESENTATION OF PETITIONS AND OTHER COMMUNICATIONS TO THE COUNCIL:
13. ORDINANCES HELD OVER:
28-090 Amend Chapter 28, Article III, Discrimination in Housing of the Mobile City Code (sponsored by Councilmember Richardson) (submitted by Jim Rossler, Council Attorney).
64-091 Rezone property at 2825 Spring Hill Avenue (southeast corner of Spring Hill Avenue and Davenport Avenue, and southwest corner of Spring Hill Avenue and McLean Avenue, extending to the north side of Haas Avenue) from R-1 to B-3 (District 1) (Applicant: Springhill & Davenport, LLC).
64-092 Rezone property at 304 South Broad Street and 903 Augusta Street (southwest corner of South Broad Street and Augusta Street) from R-1 to R-3 (District 2) (Applicant: Barton & Shumer Engineering, LLC).
64-093 Rezone property at 139 East Drive (east side of East Drive extending to the west side of Long Road (not open), 90’+ north of Windham Court) from R-3 to R-3 (District 6) (Applicant: Zimmer Development Company).
14. RESOLUTIONS HELD OVER:
09-773 Re-allocate $270,000.00 from Capital Project #1103 Financial/Equipment Software Upgrades to General Fund 100 Maintenance & Repairs to consolidate the maintenance costs on Municipal Information Technology systems (sponsored by Councilmember Gregory) (submitted by Pat Aldrich, Accounting Department).
09-774 Re-allocate $25,515.67 from Capital Project NPDES Equipment Litter Boat to Capital Project Litter Trap/Site Improvements (sponsored by Councilmember Small & Mayor Stimpson) (submitted by Relya Mallory, Finance Department).
09-775 Re-allocate $16,029.90 from Capital Project Engineering ROW to Capital Project Litter Trap/Site Improvements (sponsored by Councilmember Small & Mayor Stimpson) (submitted by Relya Mallory, Finance Department).
21-776 Authorize contract with Neel-Schaffer, Inc. for development of access improvement plans at Cottage Hill Road and Carriage Hill Subdivision, $30,000.00 (sponsored by Councilmember Rich & Mayor Stimpson) (submitted by Jennifer White, Traffic Engineering Department).
21-777 Authorize contract with Neel-Schaffer, Inc. for redesign of the intersection of Airport Boulevard cut-off road and East Interstate 65 Service Road, $25,000.00 (sponsored by Councilmember Daves & Mayor Stimpson) (submitted by Jennifer White, Traffic Engineering Department).
21-778 Authorize contract with Bill Smith Electric, Inc. for Maitre Park-field lighting upgrade, $271,800.00 (sponsored by Councilmember Small & Mayor Stimpson) (submitted by Kimberly Harden, Architectural Engineering Department).
21-779 Authorize contract with MaxServices Group to assist the City in meeting new IRS tracking and reporting requirements of the Affordable Care Act (not to exceed $30,000.00 per year) (sponsored by Councilmember Daves & Mayor Stimpson) (submitted by Don Rose, Procurement Department).
35-780 Authorize renewal of lease agreement with St. Stephens Square Partners for storage space used by the Mobile Public Library (sponsored by Mayor Stimpson & Councilmember Richardson) (submitted by John Olszewski, Real Estate Department).
09-781 Re-allocate $38,182.99 from Capital Project Engineering ROW Testing to Capital Project Litter Trap/Site Improvements (sponsored by Councilmember Small & Mayor Stimpson) (submitted by Relya Mallory, Finance Department).
15. ORDINANCES BEING INTRODUCED:
34-094 Amend Chapter 34 of the Mobile City Code Entitled “Licenses and Taxation” regarding special rules for new businesses (sponsored by Councilmember Daves & Mayor Stimpson) (submitted by Paul Wesch, Finance Department).
HELD OVER FOR ONE WEEK
16-A. CONSENT RESOLUTIONS BEING INTRODUCED:
03-782 Concur in the appointment of Charles E. Story to the Mobile County Department of Human Resources Board (sponsored by City Council and Mayor Stimspon).
03-783 Re-appoint Sister Lucindia Claghorn to the Advisory Commission on the Disabled (sponsored by Councilmember Manzie).
03-784 Re-appoint Wanda Earl to the History Museum of Mobile Board (sponsored by Councilmember Richardson).
03-785 Re-appoint Dr. Joaquin Holloway and appoint Daniel Todd Drummond to the Mobile Downtown Redevelopment Authority (sponsored by Councilmembers Richardson & Daves).
03-786 Re-appoint William Wimberly and Angeneka Powell to the Mobile Civic Center Advisory Board (sponsored by Councilmember Richardson).
03-787 Re-appoint Chassity Ebbole to the Citizens’ Parks and Recreation Advisory Committee (sponsored by Councilmember Richardson).
03-788 Re-appoint Carlotta Shinn Russell to the Keep Mobile Beautiful Commission (sponsored by Councilmember Richardson).
37-789 Recommend approval to the ABC Board for issuance of a Retail Beer/Table Wine (Off Premises Only) license for All Stop at Springhill, 4675 Springhill Avenue (sponsored by Councilmember Gregory).
37-790 Recommend approval to the ABC Board for issuance of a Restaurant Retail Liquor license for Chitown Dawgz, 1222 Hillcrest Road, Suite D (sponsored by Councilmember Rich).
37-791 Recommend approval to the ABC Board for issuance of a Retail Beer/Table Wine (Off Premises Only) license for Bottoms Up Grocery, 1300 Pecan Street (sponsored by Councilmember Manzie).
58-792 Declare weeds noxious, Group #1530.
58-793 Authorize removal of weeds, Group #1528.
58-794 Assess cost for removal of weeds, Group #1517.
17. CALL FOR PUBLIC HEARINGS: (scheduled for January 5, 2016)
41-795 Call for public hearing to rezone property at 7054 Howells Ferry Road (northeast corner of Howells Ferry Road and Cody Road) from R-1 and B-2, to B-2 (District 7) (Applicant: Robert Brown).
District 1 – Councilmember Fred Richardson
District 2 – Councilmember Levon Manzie
District 3 – Councilmember C. J. Small
District 4 - Councilmember John Williams
District 5 – Councilmember Joel Daves
District 6 – Councilmember Bess Rich
District 7 – Councilmember Gina Gregory
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