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 Mar 15, 2016
MOBILE CITY COUNCIL MEETING
Tuesday, March 15, 2016, 10:30 a.m.
1. CALL TO ORDER:
Pastor Marvin C. Lue, Jr.
Stewart Memorial CME Church
3. PLEDGE OF ALLEGIANCE:
4. ROLL CALL - CITY CLERK:
9:00 a.m. Pre-Council Meeting WILLIAMS ABSENT
10:30 a.m. Meeting WILLIAM ABSENT
5. STATEMENT OF RULES BY COUNCIL PRESIDENT:
6. APPROVAL OF MINUTES:
March 10, 2016
7. COMMUNICATIONS FROM THE MAYOR:
8. REPORTS OF COMMITTEES:
9. NEW COMMITTEE ASSIGNMENTS:
10. ADOPTION OF THE AGENDA:
Request of Diane Glover for a waiver of the Noise Ordinance at 1227 Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Avenue on March 19, 2016, from 5:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m. (District 2).
Request of Edward Flotte, SouthSounds Music & Arts Festival/Mobile Arts Council, for a waiver of the Noise Ordinance at Cathedral Square, O’Daly’s Irish Pub, 564 Dauphin Street on April 8 through April 10, 2016, from 11:00 a.m. – 11:00 p.m. (District 2).
Request of Monica Peters for a waiver of the Noise Ordinance at 1303 Windsor Avenue on March 19, 2016, from 4:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m. (District 3).
12. PUBLIC HEARINGS:
Public hearing to rezone property at 3500 and 3520 Government Boulevard (north side of West I-65 Service Road South, 510’± east of Lakeside Drive) from I-1 and B-3 to B-3 (District 4) (Applicant: Southern Building Structures, Inc.)
13. PRESENTATION OF PETITIONS AND OTHER COMMUNICATIONS TO THE COUNCIL:
14. RESOLUTIONS HELD OVER:
01-155 Authorize agreement with BMI Dependent Audit Services, LLC, to conduct dependent audit of the City’s health plan; to collect Tobacco Attestation Forms; and to collect an EEO-4 survey, $34,186.00 (sponsored by Councilmember Daves and Mayor Stimpson) (submitted by Leslie Rey, Human Resources Director).
21-156 Authorize contract with PPM Consultants, Inc., for Ladd Stadium Annual Ground Water Monitoring/Statistical Evaluation, $12,905.55 (sponsored by Councilmember Manzie and Mayor Stimpson) (submitted by Nick Amberger, Engineering Department).
21-157 Authorize contract with Harris Contracting Services, Inc., for Hank Aaron Stadium – Power Quality Improvements, $49,900.00 (sponsored by Councilmember Williams and Mayor Stimpson) (submitted by Kimberly Harden, Architectural Engineering Department).
21-158 Authorize contract with PRA Government Services, LLC, d/b/a RDS, to discover unlicensed businesses that have not been identified by the City Revenue Department (sponsored by Councilmember Daves and Mayor Stimpson) (submitted by Gwendolyn Hall, Revenue Department).
25-159 Accept permanent sidewalk and drainage easements from Westwood Plaza, LLC, needed for Thomas Road intersection improvements (sponsored by Councilmember Rich and Mayor Stimpson) (submitted by John Olszewski, Real Estate Department).
21-161 Authorize contract with Thompson Engineering, Inc., for City of Mobile, Alabama Cruise Terminal, Mooring Hardware Inspection Services, $14,900.00 (sponsored by Councilmember Manzie and Mayor Stimpson) (submitted by Kimberly Harden, Architectural Department).
15. ORDINANCES BEING INTRODUCED:
64-011 Rezone property at 3500 and 3520 Government Boulevard (north side of West I-65 Service Road South, 510’± east of Lakeside Drive) from I-1 and B-3 to B-3 (District 4) (Applicant: Southern Building Structures, Inc.)
02-012 Ordinance to amend the Rules of Procedure for the Mayor-Council form of government to clarify the requirements for placing an item on the City Council Meeting agenda (sponsored by Councilmember Richardson) (submitted by Jim Rossler, City Attorney).
16. CONSENT RESOLUTIONS BEING INTRODUCED:
03-165 Confirm the Mayor’s appointment of Lance Covan to the Mobile Airport Authority (sponsored by Councilmember Daves and Mayor Stimpson).
03-166 Reappoint Catherine O’Keefe and Vincent Lang to the Citizen’s Parks and Recreation Advisory Committee (sponsored by Councilmembers Rich and Gregory).
03-167 Reappoint Jeremy B. Milling to the Board of Adjustment (sponsored by Councilmember Daves).
31-168 Authorize memorandum of understanding authorizing the City to submit application to the U. S. Department of Justice Office of Violence on Women (OVW) for the FY 16 Improving Criminal Justice Responses to Sexual Assault, Domestic Violence, Dating Violence and Stalking grant program in the amount of $450,000.00 (no local match) (sponsored by Mayor Stimpson) (submitted by Chief James Barber, Mobile Police Department).
31-169 Authorize the Mayor to apply, accept and receive funding for FY 16 DOJ-OVW Improving Criminal Justice Responses to Sexual Assault, Domestic Violence, Dating Violence and Stalking Grant Program, $450,000.00 (no local match) (sponsored by Mayor Stimpson) (submitted by Chief James Barber, Mobile Police Department).
31-170 Authorize the City to apply for the FY 2015 Staffing for Adequate Fire and Emergency Response Grants Program, $2,800,000.00 (no local match) (sponsored by Mayor Stimpson) (submitted by Assistant Chief William Pappas, Mobile Fire-Rescue).
37-171 Recommend approval to the ABC Board for issuance of a Special Events Retail License for Lucky Fest 2016 (March 17, 2016), 3692 Airport Boulevard (parking lot) (sponsored by Councilmember Daves).
37-172 Recommend approval to the ABC Board for issuance of a Retail Beer/Table Wine (Off Premises Only) License for Bebo’s Express #6, 6377 Old Shell Road (sponsored by Councilmember Rich).
37-173 Recommend approval to the ABC Board for issuance of a Retail Beer/Table Wine (Off Premises Only) License for Murphy Express #8764, 150 Springdale Boulevard (sponsored by Councilmember Daves).
58-174 Add Faith Lawn Care & Contractor Services, LLC to the list of private contractors to abate properties declared public nuisances.
58-175 Assess cost for removal of weeds, Group #1518.
21-176 Authorize contract amendment with SMG and Alabama Power Company to use identified City premises for purposes of a staging area for personnel and equipment for repairing storm damage (sponsored by Councilmember Manzie and Mayor Stimpson) (submitted by Ricardo Woods, Legal Department).
21-177 Authorize contract with McElhenney Construction Company, LLC, for Toulminville Sidewalks 2014 CDBG Project, $791,649.05 (D1; COM Project No. 2014-202-13) (sponsored by Councilmember Richardson and Mayor Stimpson) (submitted by Nick Amberger, Engineering Department).
03-179 Reappoint Stewart Brooks to the Board of Electrical Examiners (sponsored by Councilmember Rich).
01-180 Authorize agreement with Marion Steinfels for the performance of certain tasks relating to the management of communication services and resources for the City Council (sponsored by Councilmember Gregory) (submitted by Jim Rossler, City Attorney).
17. CALL FOR PUBLIC HEARINGS: (scheduled for April 12, 2016)
41-178 Call for public hearing to rezone property at 2724 Old Shell Road and 104 and 106 Bay Shore Avenue (northeast corner of Old Shell Road and Bay Shore Avenue) from LB-2, B-2 and R-1 to B-2, to allow a retail business and restaurant (District 1) (Applicant: E Square, LLC).
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