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Council minutes for Oct 27, 2015

MUNICIPAL BUILDING, MOBILE, ALABAMA, OCTOBER 27, 2015

The Council of the City of Mobile, Alabama, met in the Pre-Council Conference Room of the Mobile Government Plaza on Tuesday, October 27, 2015, at 9:00 a.m.

Present:
Chair: Gregory
Councilmembers: Richardson, Small, Williams, Daves, Rich
Absent: Manzie

The meeting was called to order. The Council reviewed and discussed the agenda for their meeting to be held today at 10:30 a.m.

The Presiding Officer adjourned the meeting.

Approved: November 10, 2015

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PRESIDENT OF THE COUNCIL

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CITY CLERK


MUNICIPAL BUILDING, MOBILE, ALABAMA, OCTOBER 27, 2015

The Council of the City of Mobile, Alabama, met in the Auditorium of the Mobile Government Plaza on Tuesday, October 27, 2015, at 10:30 a.m., in regular meeting.

The meeting was called to order by Assistant City Clerk Mary Ann Merchant.

Imam Ronald Ali, Mobile Masjid of Islam, offered an invocation.

The Presiding Officer led the Pledge of Allegiance.

Present on Roll Call:

Chair: Gregory
Councilmembers: Richardson, Small, Williams, Daves, Rich
Absent: Manzie

STATEMENT OF RULES BY COUNCIL PRESIDENT:

The Presiding Officer stated that all cell phones must be turned off and dispensed with the reading of the following Rules concerning communications with the City Council, with the exception of #1, #2 and #4:

1) Any person desiring to address the Council must register upon entering the meeting area. When addressing the Council, the speaker must state his/her name and address.

2) Each speaker is allowed five minutes to address the Council. A bell will sound to indicate the end of 4 minutes. One minute is allowed for summarizing. The second bell indicates the time has expired.

3) To maintain decorum, there will be no undue applause and/or public outcry allowed.

4) When addressing the Council, there is to be no personal address to any individual Councilmember. All statements are to be made to the Chair who will recognize any Councilmember who wishes to respond.

5) Any person desiring to speak to the Council on a non-agenda item must contact the City Clerk's Office no later than 2:00 p.m. on the Thursday prior to the Council Meeting. The subject he/she wishes to address must be identified. Any person attending the meeting who has not given proper notice to the Clerk's Office and wishes to speak on a non-agenda item will not be allowed to address the Council.

6) Those persons desiring to speak on agenda items must indicate the resolution, ordinance, appeal, or public hearing item on arrival when signing in for the meeting.

APPROVAL OF MINUTES:

The minutes of the meetings of October 6, 13 and 20, 2015, were approved as submitted.

COMMUNICATIONS FROM THE MAYOR:

Mayor Stimpson welcomed a group of French students who are visiting with students from Baker High School for two weeks.

Mayor Stimpson advised that he wrote a letter to Secretary of the Navy Ray Mabus requesting him to name a Navy ship as the 5th USS Mobile.

Mayor Stimpson remarked that the City of Mobile's very first Industry Day was held last week. Close to 100 consultants and contractors came to learn more about the 2016 Capital Improvement Plan (CIP). He added that this year alone, Mobile will undertake nearly 200 projects to repair, replace and construct streets, sidewalks, ditches and parks across the City.

Mayor Stimpson advised that the Mobile Museum of Art participated in an open house at Harmon Recreation Center this past Saturday. Classes were led by the Museum School of prestigious artists. Volunteers from the University of Mobile previously painted the walls of the Center. He stated that he plans to continue this program in all city community centers.

Mayor Stimpson thanked the Royal Street Cafe for hosting his “Chat and Chew.” He advised that his next Chat and Chew will be October 29 at Wintzell's on Airport Boulevard.

Mayor Stimpson stated that he was recently informed that Governor Kasich of Ohio, who is running for the Republican nominee for President, will be in Mobile on November 3, 2015, 5:00 p.m., at Wintzell’s on Dauphin Street. He stated that this is the second presidential candidate to come to Mobile.

Mayor Stimpson informed the Council that he will be hosting Mayor Kong Jaekwang and a delegation from Mobile’s sister city, Pyeongtaek City, South Korea, beginning this afternoon.

Councilmember Williams introduced the students from this year’s class of the Tillman’s Corner Area Learning Leadership (TALL) Class.

ADOPTION OF THE AGENDA:

Councilmember Small moved for the adoption of the agenda, which motion was seconded by Councilmember Richardson, and the vote was as follows:

Ayes: Richardson, Small, Williams, Daves, Rich, Gregory
Nays: None

The vote was then announced by the Assistant City Clerk, whereupon the Presiding Officer declared the agenda adopted.

APPEALS:

(1) The Council considered the request of Charlie Hardin for a waiver of the Noise Ordinance at 2418 St. Stephens Road on November 28, 2015, from 6:00 p.m. until 11:00 p.m. (District 1).

There being no objections, Councilmember Small moved that the waiver be granted, which motion was seconded by Councilmember Williams, and the vote was as follows:

Ayes: Richardson, Small, Williams, Daves, Rich, Gregory
Nays: None

The vote was then announced by the Assistant City Clerk, whereupon the Presiding Officer declared the waiver granted.

(2) The Council considered the request of Bob Morgan for a waiver of the Noise Ordinance at 2530 River Forest Drive on December 19, 2015, from 6:00 p.m. until 10:00 p.m. (District 3).

There being no objections, Councilmember Small moved that the waiver be granted, which motion was seconded by Councilmember Williams, and the vote was as follows:

Ayes: Richardson, Small, Williams, Daves, Rich, Gregory
Nays: None

The vote was then announced by the Assistant City Clerk, whereupon the Presiding Officer declared the waiver granted.

(3) The Council considered the request of Sabrina Russell for a waiver of the Noise Ordinance at 1260 Carlton Acres West on October 31, 2015, from 3:00 p.m. until 10:00 p.m. (District 3).

There being no objections, Councilmember Small moved that the waiver be granted, which motion was seconded by Councilmember Williams, and the vote was as follows:

Ayes: Richardson, Small, Williams, Daves, Rich, Gregory
Nays: None

The vote was then announced by the Assistant City Clerk, whereupon the Presiding Officer declared the waiver granted.

(4) The Council considered the request of Sharitye Renee Seay for a waiver of the Noise Ordinance at 3916 Del Monte Court on October 31, 2015, from 8:00 p.m. until 10:00 p.m. (District 3).

There being no objections, Councilmember Small moved that the waiver be granted, which motion was seconded by Councilmember Williams, and the vote was as follows:

Ayes: Richardson, Small, Williams, Daves, Rich, Gregory
Nays: None

The vote was then announced by the Assistant City Clerk, whereupon the Presiding Officer declared the waiver granted.

(5) The Council considered the request of Scott Tindle, Greater Gulf State Fair, 1035 Cody Road North, for a waiver of the Noise Ordinance on October 30 through November 8, 2015, from 4:00 p.m. until 10:00 p.m. (11:00 p.m. on Saturday nights and 12:00 a.m. on Friday nights) (District 7).

There being no objections, Councilmember Small moved that the waiver be granted, which motion was seconded by Councilmember Williams, and the vote was as follows:

Ayes: Richardson, Small, Williams, Daves, Rich, Gregory
Nays: None
The vote was then announced by the Assistant City Clerk, whereupon the Presiding Officer declared the waiver granted.

(6) The Council considered the request of Leslie Calin for a waiver of the Noise Ordinance at 3165 Newcastle Drive on October 30, 2015, from 6:00 p.m. until 10:00 p.m. (District 7 P.J.).

There being no objections, Councilmember Small moved that the waiver be granted, which motion was seconded by Councilmember Williams, and the vote was as follows:

Ayes: Richardson, Small, Williams, Daves, Rich, Gregory
Nays: None

The vote was then announced by the Assistant City Clerk, whereupon the Presiding Officer declared the waiver granted.

PRESENTATION OF PETITIONS AND OTHER COMMUNICATIONS TO THE COUNCIL:

None.

RESOLUTIONS HELD OVER:

AUTHORIZE MEMORANDUM OF UNDERSTANDING WITH THE UNIVERSITY OF SOUTH ALABMA TO AUTHORIZE THE CITY TO ADMINISTER THE FY15 SEXUAL ASSAULT KIT INITIATIVE (SAKI) GRANT. The following resolution which was introduced and read at the regular meeting of Tuesday, October 20, 2015, and was laid over for one (1) week until the regular meeting of Tuesday, October 27, 2015, was called up by the Presiding Officer.

RESOLUTION 01-693-2015

Sponsored by: Mayor Stimpson

BE IT RESOLVED BY THE CITY COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF MOBILE, ALABAMA, that the Mayor and the City Clerk be, and they hereby are, authorized and directed to execute and attest, respectively, for and on behalf of the City of Mobile, the Memorandum of Understanding by and between the University of South Alabama and the City of Mobile to authorize the City to administer a U. S. Department of Justice, Bureau of Justice Assistance Grant known as the "FY15 Sexual Assault Kit Initiative (SAKI) Grant." A copy of said Memorandum of Understanding is on file in the office of the City Clerk.

The resolution was read by the Assistant City Clerk; whereupon Councilmember Rich moved that the resolution be adopted, which was seconded by Councilmember Williams, and the vote was as follows:

Ayes: Richardson, Small, Williams, Rich, Daves, Gregory
Nays: None

The vote was then announced by the Assistant City Clerk, whereupon the Presiding Officer declared the resolution adopted.

AUTHORIZE AGREEMENT WITH PARK FIRST OF ALABAMA, LLC, TO MANAGE PARKING OPERATIONS FOR THE CRUISE TERMINAL PARKING GARAGE AND FACILITATING EXPANDED PUBLIC PARKING ACCESS TO THE FACILITY. The following resolution which was introduced and read at the regular meeting of Tuesday, October 20, 2015, and was laid over for one (1) week until the regular meeting of Tuesday, October 27, 2015, was called up by the Presiding Officer.

RESOLUTION 01-694-2015

Sponsored by: Councilmember Gregory and Mayor Stimpson

BE IT RESOLVED BY THE CITY COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF MOBILE, ALABAMA, that the Mayor and the City Clerk be, and they hereby are, authorized and directed to execute and attest, respectively, for and on behalf of the City of Mobile, an agreement with Park First of Alabama, LLC, for services as outlined in the agreement attached hereto and made a part hereof as though set forth in full. A copy of said agreement is on file in the office of the City Clerk.

The resolution was read by the Assistant City Clerk; whereupon Councilmember Richardson moved that the resolution be adopted, which was seconded by Councilmember Daves, and the vote was as follows:

Ayes: Richardson, Small, Williams, Rich, Daves, Gregory
Nays: None

The vote was then announced by the Assistant City Clerk, whereupon the Presiding Officer declared the resolution adopted.

AUTHORIZE CONTRACT WITH KONE, INC., FOR WEST REGIONAL LIBRARY-REPAIR HYDRAULIC PASSENGER ELEVATOR, $12,842.00. The following resolution which was introduced and read at the regular meeting of Tuesday, October 20, 2015, and was laid over for one (1) week until the regular meeting of Tuesday, October 27, 2015, was called up by the Presiding Officer.

RESOLUTION 21-695-2015

Sponsored by Councilmember Williams and Mayor Stimpson

BE IT RESOLVED BY THE CITY COUNCIL OF MOBILE, ALABAMA, that the Mayor and the City Clerk be, and they hereby are, authorized and directed to execute and attest, respectively, for and on behalf of the City of Mobile, a Contract, by and between the City of Mobile, and the company listed below, for work as outlined in the contract attached hereto and made a part hereof as though set forth in full. A copy of said contract is on file in the office of the City Clerk.

Name of Company: KONE, Inc.

Project Name: West Regional Library
Repair Hydraulic Passenger Elevator

Project Number: LI-171-15

Amount: $12,842.00

The resolution was read by the Assistant City Clerk; whereupon Councilmember Rich moved that the resolution be adopted, which was seconded by Councilmember Richardson, and the vote was as follows:

Ayes: Richardson, Small, Williams, Rich, Daves, Gregory
Nays: None

The vote was then announced by the Assistant City Clerk, whereupon the Presiding Officer declared the resolution adopted.

AUTHORIZE CONTRACT WITH HARRIS CONTRACTING SERVICES, INC., FOR MOBILE MUSEUM OF ART-ELECTRICAL IMPROVEMENTS, $35,382.00. The following resolution which was introduced and read at the regular meeting of Tuesday, October 20, 2015, and was laid over for one (1) week until the regular meeting of Tuesday, October 27, 2015, was called up by the Presiding Officer.

RESOLUTION 21-696-2015
Sponsored by: Councilmember Gregory and Mayor Stimpson

BE IT RESOLVED BY THE CITY COUNCIL OF MOBILE, ALABAMA, that the Mayor and the City Clerk be, and they hereby are, authorized and directed to execute and attest, respectively, for and on behalf of the City of Mobile, a Contract, by and between the City of Mobile, and the company listed below, for work as outlined in the contract attached hereto and made a part hereof as though set forth in full. A copy of said contract is on file in the office of the City Clerk.

Name of Company: Harris Contracting Services, Inc.

Project Name: Mobile Museum of Art — Electrical Improvement

Project Number: MU-003-15

Amount: $35,382.00

The resolution was read by the Assistant City Clerk; whereupon Councilmember Rich moved that the resolution be adopted, which was seconded by Councilmember Richardson, and the vote was as follows:

Ayes: Richardson, Small, Williams, Rich, Daves, Gregory
Nays: None

The vote was then announced by the Assistant City Clerk, whereupon the Presiding Officer declared the resolution adopted.

AUTHORIZE CONTRACT WITH AMERICAN TENNIS COURTS, INC., FOR LYONS PARK IMPROVEMENTS-TENNIS COURT RESURFACING, $38,524.00. The following resolution which was introduced and read at the regular meeting of Tuesday, October 20, 2015, and was laid over for one (1) week until the regular meeting of Tuesday, October 27, 2015, was called up by the Presiding Officer.

RESOLUTION 21-697-2015

Sponsored by Councilmember Manzie and Mayor Stimpson

BE IT RESOLVED BY THE CITY COUNCIL OF MOBILE, ALABAMA, that the Mayor and the City Clerk be, and they hereby are, authorized and directed to execute and attest, respectively, for and on behalf of the City of Mobile, a Contract, by and between the City of Mobile, and the company listed below, for work as outlined in the contract attached hereto and made a part hereof as though set forth in full. A copy of said contract is on file in the office of the City Clerk.

Name of Company: American Tennis Courts, Inc.

Project Name: Lyons Park Improvements Tennis Court Resurfacing

Project Number: PR-168-15

Amount: $38,524.00 (Capital Improvements FY '16)

The resolution was read by the Assistant City Clerk; whereupon Councilmember Rich moved that the resolution be adopted, which was seconded by Councilmember Richardson, and the vote was as follows:

Ayes: Richardson, Small, Williams, Rich, Daves, Gregory
Nays: None

The vote was then announced by the Assistant City Clerk, whereupon the Presiding Officer declared the resolution adopted.

AUTHORIZE CONTRACT WITH HUTCHINSON, MOORE & RAUCH, LLC, FOR MOORE’S CREEK EAST BRANCH-2016 DRAINAGE IMPROVEMENTS (2016 CIP PROGRAM), $20,750.00. The following resolution which was introduced and read at the regular meeting of Tuesday, October 20, 2015, and was laid over for one (1) week until the regular meeting of Tuesday, October 27, 2015, was called up by the Presiding Officer.

RESOLUTION 21-698-2015

Sponsored by Councilmember Williams and Mayor Stimpson

BE IT RESOLVED BY THE CITY COUNCIL OF MOBILE, ALABAMA, that the Mayor and the City Clerk be, and they hereby are, authorized and directed to execute and attest, respectively, for and on behalf of the City of Mobile, a contract, by and between the City of Mobile and the company listed below, for work as outlined in the contract attached hereto and made a part hereof as set forth in full, subject to the company signing the contract and furnishing the required bonds and insurance. A copy of said executed contract will be on file in the office of the City Clerk.

Name of Company: Hutchinson, Moore & Rauch, LLC

Project Name: (2016 CIP Program) Moore's Creek East Branch –
2016 Drainage Improvements;

COM Project No. 2016-202-05

Estimated Cost. $20,750.00

The resolution was read by the Assistant City Clerk; whereupon Councilmember Rich moved that the resolution be adopted, which was seconded by Councilmember Richardson, and the vote was as follows:

Ayes: Richardson, Small, Williams, Rich, Daves, Gregory
Nays: None

The vote was then announced by the Assistant City Clerk, whereupon the Presiding Officer declared the resolution adopted.

AUTHORIZE CONTRACT WITH HUTCHINSON, MOORE & RAUCH, LLC, FOR MOBILE INFIRMARY BOULEVARD AT SPRINGHILL AVENUE-2016 DRAINAGE IMPROVEMENTS (2016 CIP PROGRAM), $25,000.00. The following resolution which was introduced and read at the regular meeting of Tuesday, October 20, 2015, and was laid over for one (1) week until the regular meeting of Tuesday, October 27, 2015, was called up by the Presiding Officer.

RESOLUTION 21-699-2015

Sponsored by Councilmember Richardson and Mayor Stimpson

BE IT RESOLVED BY THE CITY COUNCIL OF MOBILE, ALABAMA, that the Mayor and the City Clerk be, and they hereby are, authorized and directed to execute and attest, respectively, for and on behalf of the City of Mobile, a contract, by and between the City of Mobile and the company listed below, for work as outlined in the contract attached hereto and made a part hereof as set forth in full, subject to the company signing the contract and furnishing the required bonds and insurance. A copy of said executed contract will be on file in the office of the City Clerk.

Name of Company: Hutchinson, Moore & Rauch, LLC

Project Name: (2016 CIP Program) Mobile Infirmary Blvd. at Springhill
Avenue

COM Project No. 2016-202-08

Estimated Cost: $25,000.00

The resolution was read by the Assistant City Clerk; whereupon Councilmember Daves moved that the resolution be adopted, which was seconded by Councilmember Small, and the vote was as follows:

Ayes: Richardson, Small, Williams, Rich, Daves, Gregory
Nays: None

The vote was then announced by the Assistant City Clerk, whereupon the Presiding Officer declared the resolution adopted.

Councilmember Richardson remarked that this contract is for the engineering work to correct the drainage problems at Springhill Avenue and Mobile Infirmary Boulevard. A construction contract will be approved within the next few months.

GRANT EASEMENT TO ALABAMA POWER COMPANY FOR UNDERGROUND POWER IN MIDTOWN. The following resolution which was introduced and read at the regular meeting of Tuesday, October 20, 2015, and was laid over for one (1) week until the regular meeting of Tuesday, October 27, 2015, was called up by the Presiding Officer.

RESOLUTION 25-700-2015

Sponsored by Councilmember Richardson and Mayor Stimpson

BE IT RESOLVED BY THE CITY COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF MOBILE, ALABAMA, that the Mayor and City Clerk be, and they hereby are, authorized and directed to execute and attest, respectively, for and on behalf of the City of Mobile, an easement to ALABAMA POWER COMPANY as set out in Easement WE # A6553-00A016, copy of which is attached hereto and made a part hereof as though fully set forth herein, for and in consideration of the sum of ONE AND NO/100 ($1.00) DOLLARS, needed for underground power service for two (2) houses being built next to City owned property.

The resolution was read by the Assistant City Clerk; whereupon Councilmember Daves moved that the resolution be adopted, which was seconded by Councilmember Small, and the vote was as follows:

Ayes: Richardson, Small, Williams, Rich, Daves, Gregory
Nays: None

The vote was then announced by the Assistant City Clerk, whereupon the Presiding Officer declared the resolution adopted.

SUSPENSION OF RULES FOR IMMEDIATE CONSIDERATION OF RESOLUTIONS BEING INTRODUCED FOR FIRST TIME:

Councilmember Richardson moved for the suspension of the rules for the immediate consideration of Resolutions 03-702 through 58-704 and Resolution 21-717. The motion was seconded by Councilmember Gregory, and the vote was as follows:

Ayes: Richardson, Small, Williams, Rich, Daves, Gregory
Nays: None

The Presiding Officer declared unanimous consent granted for Resolutions 03-702 through 58-704 and Resolution 21-717. Resolutions 09-705 through 35-713 will be laid over for one (1) week according to procedure.

CONSENT RESOLUTIONS BEING INTRODUCED:

APPOINT GEORGIANNE GRAY BARTON TO THE MOBILE CITY-COUNTY YOUTH COUNCIL. The following resolution was introduced by Councilmember Richardson.

RESOLUTION 03-702-2015

Sponsored by: Councilmember Williams
BE IT RESOLVED BY THE CITY COUNCIL OF MOBILE, ALABAMA, that Georgianne Gray Barton is hereby appointed to the Mobile City-County Youth Council effective immediately.

The resolution was read by the Assistant City Clerk; whereupon Councilmember Richardson moved that the resolution be adopted, which was seconded by Councilmember Williams, and the vote was as follows:

Ayes: Richardson, Small, Williams, Rich, Daves, Gregory
Nays: None

The vote was then announced by the Assistant City Clerk, whereupon the Presiding Officer declared the resolution adopted.

RECOMMEND APPROVAL TO THE ABC BOARD FOR ISSUANCE OF A RETAIL BEER/TABLE WINE (OFF PREMISES ONLY) LICENSE FOR WAL-MART NEIGHBORHOOD MARKET, 2570 GOVERNMENT BOULEVARD. The following resolution was introduced by Councilmember Daves.

RESOLUTION 37-703-2015

Sponsored by: Councilmember Daves

BE IT RESOLVED BY THE CITY COUNCIL OF MOBILE, ALABAMA, that the following application to the Alabama Alcoholic Beverage Control Board of the State of Alabama, is hereby recommended for grant of such license by said Board.

Type of Application: Retail Beer/Table Wine
(Off Premises Only)

Submitted by: Walmart Stores East LP

Location: Wal-Mart Neighborhood Market #5740
2570 Government Blvd.
Mobile, AL 36606

The resolution was read by the Assistant City Clerk; whereupon Councilmember Daves moved that the resolution be adopted, which was seconded by Councilmember Small, and the vote was as follows:

Ayes: Richardson, Small, Williams, Rich, Daves, Gregory
Nays: None

The vote was then announced by the Assistant City Clerk, whereupon the Presiding Officer declared the resolution adopted.

DECLARE WEEDS NOXIOUS, GROUP #1528. The following resolution was introduced by Councilmember Rich.

RESOLUTION 58-704-2015

A RESOLUTION DECLARING WEEDS GROWING UPON THE STREETS OR SIDEWALKS AND UPON PRIVATE PROPERTY WITHIN THE CORPORATE LIMITS OF THE CITY OF MOBILE TO BE NOXIOUS OR DANGEROUS AND TO BE PUBLIC NUISANCES AND PROVIDING FOR THE ABATEMENT OF SUCH NUISANCES.

WHEREAS, a survey has been made to determine the properties upon which or in front of which noxious or dangerous weeds are growing and the agents or employees of the City of Mobile have obtained the legal description of parcels of property in the City of Mobile upon which or in front of which such weeds are growing, and it has been determined to follow the provisions of Act No. 329 of the Legislature of the State of Alabama, approved on April 28, 1988, and to have caused such weeds to be cut or otherwise abated as public nuisances:

NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED BY THE CITY COUNCIL OF MOBILE AS FOLLOWS:

SECTION 1: It has been determined by the City Council of Mobile that the weeds growing on the privately owned lots or parcels of land described in Exhibit "A," a copy of which is on file in the Office of the City Clerk and made a part thereof as though set forth in full, known as Group #1528 under the caption "NOXIOUS OR DANGEROUS WEEDS GROWING ON PROPERTY," are noxious and dangerous, and such weeds are hereby declared to be public nuisances. The properties upon which such weeds are growing are all located within the corporate limits of the City of Mobile, about the streets referred to in the description which are more particularly described in said Exhibit "A."

SECTION 2: The weeds growing on or in front of the above described parcels of property shall be abated by the removal of such noxious or dangerous weeds or they will be removed and the nuisances abated by the City of Mobile, in which case the cost of such removal will be assessed against the respective parcels of lands from which such weeds are removed, and such cost will constitute a lien upon such respective parcels of land until paid. A public meeting is hereby called to be held in the Auditorium of the Mobile Government Plaza, 205 Government Street, Mobile, Alabama, on the 1st day of December, 2015, at ten thirty a.m., for the purpose of hearing any objections to the declarations contained in this resolution and to the proposed removal of such weeds, at which time all objections will be heard and given due consideration by the City Council of Mobile; and it is directed that there shall be conspicuously posted in front of each parcel of property, a notice headed "NOTICE TO DESTROY WEEDS," such heading to be in words not less than one inch in height and substantially in the form set out in such Act No. 329, approved April 29, 1988.

The resolution was read by the Assistant City Clerk; whereupon Councilmember Rich moved that the resolution be adopted, which was seconded by Councilmember Small, and the vote was as follows:

Ayes: Richardson, Small, Williams, Rich, Daves, Gregory
Nays: None

The vote was then announced by the Assistant City Clerk, whereupon the Presiding Officer declared the resolution adopted.

AUTHORIZE CONTRACT WITH JAMES H. ADAMS & SON CONSTRUCTION COMPANY, INC. FOR GRELOT ROAD AT SUGAR CREEK-EMERGENCY CULVERT REPAIRS, $144,444.00. The following resolution was introduced by Councilmember Rich.

RESOLUTION 21-717-2015

Sponsored by: Councilmember Rich and Mayor Stimpson

BE IT RESOLVED BY THE CITY COUNCIL OF MOBILE, ALABAMA, that the Mayor and the City Clerk be, and they hereby are, authorized and directed to execute and attest, respectively, for and on behalf of the City of Mobile, a contract, by and between the City of Mobile and the company listed below, for work as outlined in the contract attached hereto and made a part hereof as set forth in full, subject to the company signing the contract and furnishing the required bonds and insurance. A copy of said executed contract will be on file in the office of the City Clerk.

Name of Company: James H. Adams & Son Construction Co., Inc.

Project Name: Grelot Road at Sugar Creek – Emergency Culvert
Repairs

COM Project No. 2016-202-13

Estimated Cost: $144,444.00

The resolution was read by the Assistant City Clerk; whereupon Councilmember Rich moved that the resolution be adopted, which was seconded by Councilmember Williams, and the vote was as follows:

Ayes: Richardson, Small, Williams, Rich, Daves, Gregory
Nays: None

The vote was then announced by the Assistant City Clerk, whereupon the Presiding Officer declared the resolution adopted.

RESOLUTIONS BEING INTRODUCED:

AUTHORIZE THE TRANSFER OF $2,500.00 FROM DISTRICT 7 DISCRETIONARY FUND ACCOUNT 8006 TO CAPITAL IMPROVEMENTS FUND 551, CAPITAL PROJECT #448, TRAFFIC ENGINEERING-STREET TRAFFIC IMPROVEMENTS FOR INSTALLATION OF STREET SIGNS AND POSTS IN LEBARON WOODS. The following resolution was laid over for one (1) week to the regular meeting of Tuesday, November 3, 2015.

RESOLUTION 09-705-2015

Sponsored by: Councilmember Gregory

BE IT RESOLVED BY THE COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF MOBILE, ALABAMA, that the following transfer be made from the General Fund (Fund 100) to the Capital Improvements Fund (Fund 551):

Transfer $2,500.00 from the General Fund 100 District Seven Discretionary Account 8006 to the Capital Improvement Fund 551, Capital Project 448, Traffic Engineering — Street Traffic Improvements for the installation of five decorative street signs and posts for the LaBaron Woods Subdivision.

AUTHORIZE CONTRACT WITH MCCRORY & WILLIAMS, INC. TO PREPARE DESIGN PLANS FOR SIDEWALK RAMPS AND IN-FILL ALONG DAUPHIN ISLAND PARKWAY (BETWEEN LEVENE ROAD AND CEDAR PARK ROAD), $12,480.00. The following resolution was laid over for one (1) week to the regular meeting of Tuesday, November 3, 2015.

RESOLUTION 21-706-2015

Sponsored by: Councilmember Small and Mayor Stimpson

BE IT RESOLVED BY THE CITY COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF MOBILE, ALABAMA, that the Mayor and the City Clerk be, and they hereby are, authorized and directed to execute and attest, respectively, for and on behalf of the City of Mobile, a Contract, by and between the City of Mobile, and the company listed below; to prepare design plans for sidewalk ramps and infill sidewalks along Dauphin Island Parkway, between Levene Road and Cedar Park Road, as outlined in the Contract attached hereto and made a part hereof as though set forth in full. A copy of said Contract is on file in the office of the City Clerk.

Name of Company: McCrory & Williams, Inc.

City of Mobile Project No: 2016-165-01

Amount: $12,480.00

AUTHORIZE CONTRACT WITH WILLARD ROGERS PAINTING CONTRACTORS, INC. FOR HISTORY MUSEUM-BALCONY WALL REPAIRS, $26,158.00. The following resolution was laid over for one (1) week to the regular meeting of Tuesday, November 3, 2015.

RESOLUTION 21-707-2015

Sponsored by: Councilmember Manzie and Mayor Stimpson

BE IT RESOLVED BY THE CITY COUNCIL OF MOBILE, ALABAMA, that the Mayor and the City Clerk be, and they hereby are, authorized and directed to execute and attest, respectively, for and on behalf of the City of Mobile, a Contract, by and between the City of Mobile, and the company listed below, for work as outlined in the contract attached hereto and made a part hereof as though set forth in full. A copy of said contract is on file in the office of the City Clerk.

Name of Company: Willard Rogers Painting Contractors, Inc.

Project Name: History Museum — Balcony Wall Repairs

Project Number: MU-132-15

Amount: $26,158.00

AUTHORIZE CONTRACT WITH R. CARTER & ASSOCIATES, INC., FOR VENT HOOD CLEANING AT VARIOUS CITY OF MOBILE LOCATIONS, $16,900.00. The following resolution was laid over for one (1) week to the regular meeting of Tuesday, November 3, 2015.

RESOLUTION 21-708-2015

Sponsored by: Councilmember Gregory and Mayor Stimpson

BE IT RESOLVED BY THE CITY COUNCIL OF MOBILE, ALABAMA, that the Mayor and the City Clerk be, and they hereby are, authorized and directed to execute and attest, respectively, for and on behalf of the City of Mobile, a Contract, by and between the City of Mobile, and the company listed below, for work as outlined in the contract attached hereto and made a part hereof as though set forth in full. A copy of said contract is on file in the office of the City Clerk.

Name of Company: R. Carter & Associates, Inc.

Project Name: Vent Hood Cleaning
Various City of Mobile Locations
Project Number: SC-167-15

Amount: $16,900.00

AUTHORIZE CONTRACT WITH JUBILEE LANDSCAPE MANAGEMENT, INC. FOR MOBILE MUSEUM OF ART-LANDSCAPING MAINTENANCE, $59,055.00 (3 YEAR CONTRACT). The following resolution was laid over for one (1) week to the regular meeting of Tuesday, November 3, 2015.

RESOLUTION 21-709-2015

Sponsored by: Councilmember Gregory and Mayor Stimpson

BE IT RESOLVED BY THE CITY COUNCIL OF MOBILE, ALABAMA, that the Mayor and the City Clerk be, and they hereby are, authorized and directed to execute and attest, respectively, for and on behalf of the City of Mobile, a Contract, by and between the City of Mobile, and the company listed below, for work as outlined in the contract attached hereto and made a part hereof as though set forth in full. A copy of said contract is on file in the office of the City Clerk.

Name of Company: Jubilee Landscape Management, Inc.

Project Name: Mobile Museum of Art — Landscaping Maintenance

Project Number: SC-166-16

Amount: $19,685.00 (1st Yr. Initial Term)
$19,685.00 (2"d Yr. First Additional Term)
$19,685.00 (3rd Yr. Second Additional Term)
$59,055.00 3 Year Contract

AUTHORIZE CONTRACT WITH UNIVERSAL GLASS COMPANY, INC. FOR MOBILE MUSEUM OF ART-EUROPEAN GALLERY DOORS, $14,785.00. The following resolution was laid over for one (1) week to the regular meeting of Tuesday, November 3, 2015.

RESOLUTION 21-710-2015

Sponsored by: Councilmember Gregory and Mayor Stimpson

BE IT RESOLVED BY THE CITY COUNCIL OF MOBILE, ALABAMA, that the Mayor and the City Clerk be, and they hereby are, authorized and directed to execute and attest, respectively, for and on behalf of the City of Mobile, a Contract, by and between the City of Mobile, and the company listed below, for work as outlined in the contract attached hereto and made a part hereof as though set forth in full. A copy of said contract is on file in the office of the City Clerk.

Name of Company: Universal Glass Co., Inc.

Project Name: Mobile Museum of Art — European Gallery Doors

Project Number: MU-018-16

Amount: $14,785.00

AUTHORIZE CONTRACT WITH G & K SERVICES FOR RENTAL OF UNIFORMS, FLOOR MATS AND RUNNERS FOR VARIOUS CITY BUILDINGS, $50,000.00. The following resolution was laid over for one (1) week to the regular meeting of Tuesday, November 3, 2015.

RESOLUTION 21-711-2015

Sponsored by: Councilmember Gregory and Mayor Stimpson

BE IT RESOLVED BY THE CITY COUNCIL OF MOBILE, ALABAMA, that the Mayor and City Clerk be, and they hereby are, authorized and directed to execute and attest, respectively, for and on behalf of the City of Mobile, a contract, by and between the City of Mobile and G & K Services as outlined in the contract attached hereto and made a part hereof as though set forth in full. A copy of said contract is on file in the Office of the City Clerk.

AMEND 2010 AND 2011 ACTION PLANS FOR RE-ALLOCATION OF CDBG FUNDS FOR THE THREE MILE CREEK BIKING AND WALKING TRAIL. The following resolution was laid over for one (1) week to the regular meeting of Tuesday, November 3, 2015.

RESOLUTION 31-712-2015

Sponsored by: Councilmembers Richardson and Manzie and Mayor Stimpson
WHEREAS, the City of Mobile receives grant funds from the United States Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) Program, under Title I of the Housing and Community Development Act of 1974, as amended. The CDBG Program is designed to develop viable communities by providing decent housing, a suitable living environment, and expanded economic opportunities for low and moderate-income persons, households, and neighborhoods; and

WHEREAS, the City periodically reallocates funds between eligible activities within the CDBG program in accordance with the Citizen Participation Plan, and a 30-day public comment period for the proposed amendment below expired on October 20, 2015 with no comments received;

BE IT RESOLVED BY THE CITY COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF MOBILE, ALABAMA, that the 2010 and 2011 Action Plans are amended in accordance with the table below to reflect reallocation of funds:

ACTIVITY REDUCTION INCREASE

Community & Business Development
Center/Economic Development (2011) ($171,392)

MHB — Property Upkeep (2010) ($41,996)

Three Mile Creek Biking & Walking Trail $213,388

TOTAL ($213,388) $213,388

BE IT FURTHER RESOLVED that the Mayor or his designee, is directed and authorized to act on behalf of the City of Mobile in the filing of the Amendments to the 2010 and 2011 Action Plans with HUD, and that this authorization extends to the execution of all required certifications, agreements, and loan documents as well as all other actions required by said Federal funds.

A copy of this Amendment shall remain on file in the office of the City Clerk.

AUTHORIZE LEASE AGREEMENT WITH AUSTAL USA FOR THE ALABAMA CRUISE TERMINAL DOCK AND WHARF. The following resolution was laid over for one (1) week to the regular meeting of Tuesday, November 3, 2015.

RESOLUTION 35-713-2015

Sponsored by: Councilmembers Daves and Mayor Stimpson

BE IT RESOLVED BY THE CITY COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF MOBILE, ALABAMA, that the Mayor and the City Clerk be, and they hereby are, authorized and directed to execute and attest, respectively, for and on behalf of the City of Mobile, an Agreement for Lease between the City of Mobile and Austal USA, LLC, for lease of the dock and wharf of the Alabama Cruise Terminal, as outlined in the agreement attached hereto and made a part hereof as though set forth in full herein. A copy of said agreement is on file in the office of the City Clerk.

CALL FOR PUBLIC HEARINGS:
CALL FOR PUBLIC HEARING TO REZONE PROPERTY AT 2825 SPRING HILL AVENUE (SOUTHEAST CORNER OF SPRING HILL AVENUE AND DAVENPORT AVENUE AND SOUTHWEST CORNER OF SPRINGHILL AVENUE AND MCLEAN AVENUE, EXTENDING TO THE NORTH SIDE OF HAAS AVENUE) FROM R-1 TO B-3 (DISTRICT 1). The following resolution was introduced by Councilmember Rich.
RESOLUTION 41-714-2015

BE IT RESOLVED BY THE CITY COUNCIL OF MOBILE, ALABAMA, that the City Clerk be, and she hereby is, instructed to publish the attached proposed amendment to the Zoning Ordinance at least once a week for two consecutive weeks in a newspaper of general circulation within the municipality, together with the attached notice stating the time and place that said proposed amendment is to be considered by the City Council, and further stating that at such time and place all persons who desire shall have an opportunity of being heard in opposition to or in favor of such amendment.

NOTICE OF HEARING ON PROPOSED AMENDMENT TO THE ZONING ORDINANCE

Notice is hereby given that the City Council of Mobile proposes to consider the adoption of the attached amendment to the Ordinance adopted on the 16th day of May, 1967, and known as the "Zoning Ordinance." The adoption of such amendment will be considered by the City Council of Mobile in the Mobile Government Plaza Auditorium, 205 Government Street, Mobile, Alabama, on the 24th day of November, 2015, at 10:30 a.m. At such time and place all persons who desire shall have an opportunity to be heard in opposition to, or in favor of the amendment. Furthermore, the City Council, at this public hearing, may consider zoning classifications other than that sought by the applicant for this property. This notice is published pursuant to a resolution of the City Council of Mobile adopted on the 27th day of October, 2015.

AN ORDINANCE AMENDING THE ORDINANCE ADOPTED BY THE BOARD OF COMMISSIONERS OF THE CITY OF MOBILE ON THE 16TH DAY OF MAY, 1967, SAID ORDINANCE BEING COMMONLY KNOWN AS THE ZONING ORDINANCE.

BE IT ORDAINED BY THE CITY COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF MOBILE AS FOLLOWS:

Section One: That the Ordinance commonly known as the Zoning Ordinance and adopted on May 16, 1967, together with the Zoning Map of the City of Mobile, 1967, be, and the same hereby is changed and altered in respect to that certain property in the City of Mobile, State of Alabama, described as follows to-wit:

BEGINNING AT THE NORTHWEST CORNER OF LOT 106, HAAS PLACE AS RECORDED IN DEED BOOK 153, PAGE 266 IN THE OFFICE OF THE JUDGE OF PROBATE MOBILE COUNTY, ALABAMA SAID POINT ALSO BEING THE INTERSECTION OF THE SOUTH LINE OF SPRING HILL AVENUE WITH THE EAST LINE OF DAVENPORT AVENUE; THENCE RUN S-64°49'34"-E ALONG SAID SOUTH LINE OF SPRING HILL AVENUE, 264.14 FEET TO THE INTERSECTION OF SAID SOUTH LINE WITH THE WEST LINE OF MCLEAN AVENUE; THENCE RUN S-00°42'46"-W ALONG SAID WEST LINE OF MCLEAN AVENUE, 456.44 FEET OT THE INTERSECTION OF SAID WEST LINE WITH THE NORTH LINE OF HAAS AVENUE; THENCE RUN N-89°37'04"-W ALONG SAID NORTH LINE OF HAAS AVENUE, 506.15 FEET TO THE INTERSECTION OF SAID NORTH LINE WITH AFOREMENTIONED EAST LINE OF DAVENPORT AVENUE, THENCE RUN N-25°45'16"-E ALONG SAID EAST LINE OF DAVENPORT AVENUE, 627.74 FEET TO THE POINT OF BEGINNING, CONTAINING 4.55 ACRES, MORE OR LESS.

The classification of said property is hereby changed from R-1, Single-Family Residential District, to B-3, Community Business District, and it shall hereafter be lawful to construct on such property any structures permitted by the Ordinance of May 16, 1967, commonly known as the Zoning Ordinance and to use said premises for any use permitted by the terms of said Ordinance in a B-3, Community Business District, provided, however, that the plans for any structure or building sought to be erected on said property shall be in compliance with the building laws of the City of Mobile, and that any structure shall be approved by the Building Inspector of the City of Mobile, and that any such structure be erected only in compliance with such laws, including the requirements of said Zoning Ordinance of May 16, 1967, and further provided, however, that no lot or parcel of land herein above described shall be used for any use allowed in a B-3, Community Business District, until all of the conditions set forth below have been complied with: 1) completion of the Subdivision process; and 2) full compliance with all municipal codes and ordinances.
Section Two: This Ordinance shall be in force and effect from and after its adoption and publication.

The resolution was read by the Assistant City Clerk; whereupon Councilmember Rich moved that the resolution be adopted, which was seconded by Councilmember Small, and the vote was as follows:

Ayes: Richardson, Small, Williams, Rich, Daves, Gregory
Nays: None

Councilmember Richardson noted that this rezoning is for a major retail outlet in the Crichton community and should enhance the entire area.

The vote was then announced by the Assistant City Clerk, whereupon the Presiding Officer declared the resolution adopted.

CALL FOR PUBLIC HEARING TO 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). The following resolution was introduced by Councilmember Rich.
RESOLUTION 41-714-2015

BE IT RESOLVED BY THE CITY COUNCIL OF MOBILE, ALABAMA, that the City Clerk be, and she hereby is, instructed to publish the attached proposed amendment to the Zoning Ordinance at least once a week for two consecutive weeks in a newspaper of general circulation within the municipality, together with the attached notice stating the time and place that said proposed amendment is to be considered by the City Council, and further stating that at such time and place all persons who desire shall have an opportunity of being heard in opposition to or in favor of such amendment.

NOTICE OF HEARING ON PROPOSED AMENDMENT TO THE ZONING ORDINANCE

Notice is hereby given that the City Council of Mobile proposes to consider the adoption of the attached amendment to the Ordinance adopted on the 16th day of May, 1967, and known as the "Zoning Ordinance." The adoption of such amendment will be considered by the City Council of Mobile in the Mobile Government Plaza Auditorium, 205 Government Street, Mobile, Alabama, on the 24th day of November, 2015, at 10:30 a.m. At such time and place all persons who desire shall have an opportunity to be heard in opposition to, or in favor of the amendment. Furthermore, the City Council, at this public hearing, may consider zoning classifications other than that sought by the applicant for this property. This notice is published pursuant to a resolution of the City Council of Mobile adopted on the 27th day of October, 2015.

AN ORDINANCE AMENDING THE ORDINANCE ADOPTED BY THE BOARD OF COMMISSIONERS OF THE CITY OF MOBILE ON THE 16TH DAY OF MAY, 1967, SAID ORDINANCE BEING COMMONLY KNOWN AS THE ZONING ORDINANCE.

BE IT ORDAINED BY THE CITY COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF MOBILE AS FOLLOWS:

Section One: That the Ordinance commonly known as the Zoning Ordinance and adopted on May 16, 1967, together with the Zoning Map of the City of Mobile, 1967, be, and the same hereby is changed and altered in respect to that certain property in the City of Mobile, State of Alabama, described as follows to-wit:

LOTS 1, 2, 3, 8, 9, 10 AND THE WEST 10 FEET OF LOT 7, BLOCK 84, WEST GORDON DIVISION OF THE FAVRE TRACT, ACCORDING TO THE PLAT THEREOF RECORDED IN DEED BOOK 34, PAGE 150-151, OF THE RECORDS IN THE OFFICE OF THE JUDGE OF PROBATE, MOBILE COUNTY, ALABAMA.

The classification of said property is hereby changed from R-1, Single-Family Residential District, to R-3, Multiple-Family District, and it shall hereafter be lawful to construct on such property any structures permitted by the Ordinance of May 16, 1967, commonly known as the Zoning Ordinance and to use said premises for any use permitted by the terms of said Ordinance in a R-3, Multiple-Family District, provided, however, that the plans for any structure or building sought to be erected on said property shall be in compliance with the building laws of the City of Mobile, and that any structure shall be approved by the Building Inspector of the City of Mobile, and that any such structure be erected only in compliance with such laws, including the requirements of said Zoning Ordinance of May 16, 1967, and further provided, however, that no lot or parcel of land herein above described shall be used for any use allowed in a R-3, Multiple-Family District, until all of the conditions set forth below have been complied with: 1) completion of the Subdivision process; 2) site is limited to an approved Planned Unit Development; and 3) full compliance with all municipal codes and ordinances.

Section Two: This Ordinance shall be in force and effect from and after adoption and publication.

The resolution was read by the Assistant City Clerk; whereupon Councilmember Rich moved that the resolution be adopted, which was seconded by Councilmember Small, and the vote was as follows:

Ayes: Richardson, Small, Williams, Rich, Daves, Gregory
Nays: None

The vote was then announced by the Assistant City Clerk, whereupon the Presiding Officer declared the resolution adopted.

CALL FOR PUBLIC HEARING TO 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). The following resolution was introduced by Councilmember Rich.
RESOLUTION 41-714-2015

BE IT RESOLVED BY THE CITY COUNCIL OF MOBILE, ALABAMA, that the City Clerk be, and she hereby is, instructed to publish the attached proposed amendment to the Zoning Ordinance at least once a week for two consecutive weeks in a newspaper of general circulation within the municipality, together with the attached notice stating the time and place that said proposed amendment is to be considered by the City Council, and further stating that at such time and place all persons who desire shall have an opportunity of being heard in opposition to or in favor of such amendment.

NOTICE OF HEARING ON PROPOSED AMENDMENT TO THE ZONING ORDINANCE

Notice is hereby given that the City Council of Mobile proposes to consider the adoption of the attached amendment to the Ordinance adopted on the 16th day of May, 1967, and known as the "Zoning Ordinance." The adoption of such amendment will be considered by the City Council of Mobile in the Mobile Government Plaza Auditorium, 205 Government Street, Mobile, Alabama, on the 24th day of November, 2015, at 10:30 a.m. At such time and place all persons who desire shall have an opportunity to be heard in opposition to, or in favor of the amendment. Furthermore, the City Council, at this public hearing, may consider zoning classifications other than that sought by the applicant for this property. This notice is published pursuant to a resolution of the City Council of Mobile adopted on the 27th day of October, 2015.

AN ORDINANCE AMENDING THE ORDINANCE ADOPTED BY THE BOARD OF COMMISSIONERS OF THE CITY OF MOBILE ON THE 16TH DAY OF MAY, 1967, SAID ORDINANCE BEING COMMONLY KNOWN AS THE ZONING ORDINANCE.

BE IT ORDAINED BY THE CITY COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF MOBILE AS FOLLOWS:

Section One: That the Ordinance commonly known as the Zoning Ordinance and adopted on May 16, 1967, together with the Zoning Map of the City of Mobile, 1967, be, and the same hereby is changed and altered in respect to that certain property in the City of Mobile, State of Alabama, described as follows to-wit:

BEGINNING AT THE NORTHWEST CORNER OF YORKTOWN, AS PER PLAT RECORDED IN MAP BOOK 34, PAGE 64 OF THE PROBATE COURT RECORDS OF MOBILE COUNTY, ALABAMA; SAID POINT BEING THE SOUTHWEST CORNER OF LOT 28, BLOCK 2 KAHN DIVISION OF WESTERN HILLS, AS PER PLAT RECORDED IN MAP BOOK 3, PAGES 390-391 OF SAID PROBATE COURT RECORDS OF MOBILE COUNTY ALABAMA; SAID POINT ALSO BEING ON THE EAST RIGHT OF WAY LINE OF EAST DRIVE; THENCE ALONG SAID EAST RIGHT OF WAY LINE OF EAST DRIVE AND WEST BOUNDARY OF SAID LOT 28, BLOCK 2 KAHN DIVISION OF WESTERN HILLS, RUN N 00°28'28" W 139.00 FEET TO THE NORTHWEST CORNER OF SAID LOT 28 BLOCK 2, KAHN DIVISION OF WESTERN HILLS; THENCE ALONG THE NORTH BOUNDARY OF SAID LOT 28 BLOCK 2 KAHN DIVISION OF WESTERN HILLS RUN N 89°31'00" E 626.02 FEET TO NORTHEAST CORNER OF SAID LOT 28. BLOCK 2, KAHN DIVISION OF WESTERN HILLS; THENCE RUN N 89°53'19" E 109.22 FEET TO A POINT THENCE RUN N 00°20'18" W 59.00 FEET TO A POINT; THENCE RUN N 89°22'37" E 195.00 FEET TO A POINT; THENCE RUN N 00°07'16" E 80.00 FEET TO A POINT; THENCE RUN N 89°23'36"E 303.90 FEET TO A POINT ON THE WEST RIGHT OF WAY LINE OF LONG STREET; THENCE ALONG SAID WEST RIGHT OF WAY LINE OF LONG STREET, RUN S 00°24'50" E 486.14 FEET TO A POINT; THENCE RUN S 89°43'26" W 200 FEET, MORE OR LESS, TO A POINT ON THE CENTERLINE OF TWELVE MILE CREEK; THENCE ALONG THE MEANDERINGS OF SAID CENTERLINE OF TWELVE MILE CREEK, RUN SOUTH'WESTWARDLY 400 FEET, MORE OR LESS, TO A POINT; THENCE RUN S89°46'40" W 232 FEET, MORE OR LESS, TO A POINT ON THE EAST BOUNDARY OF THE AFOREMENTIONED BLOCK 2, KAHN DIVISION OF WESTERN HILLS; THENCE ALONG SAID EAST BOUNDARY OF BLOCK 2, WESTERN HILLS KAHN DIVISION; RUN N 00°05'05"W 277.74 FEET TO THE SOUTHEAST CORNER OF THE AFOREMENTIONED YORKTOWN; THENCE ALONG THE EAST BOUNDARY OF SAID YORKTOWN, RUN N 00°24'24"W 277.80 FEET TO THE NORTHEAST CORNER OF SAID YORKTOWN; THENCE ALONG THE NORTH BOUNDARY OF SAID YORKTOWN, RUN S 89°31'00"W 625.63 FEET TO THE POINT OF BEGINNING. CONTAINING 10.6 ACRES, MORE OR LESS.

The classification of said property is hereby changed from R-3, Multiple-Family District, to R-3, Multiple-Family District, and it shall hereafter be lawful to construct on such property any structures permitted by the Ordinance of May 16, 1967, commonly known as the Zoning Ordinance and to use said premises for any use permitted by the terms of said Ordinance in a R-3, Multiple-Family District, provided, however, that the plans for any structure or building sought to be erected on said property shall be in compliance with the building laws of the City of Mobile, and that any structure shall be approved by the Building Inspector of the City of Mobile, and that any such structure be erected only in compliance with such laws, including the requirements of said Zoning Ordinance of May 16, 1967, and further provided, however, that no lot or parcel of land herein above described shall be used for any use allowed in a R-3, Multiple-Family District, until all of the conditions set forth below have been complied with: 1) Limited to an approved Planned Unit Development; 2) Completion of the Subdivision process; 3) Vehicular access to East Drive to be gated and limited to emergency vehicles only; and 4) Full compliance with all other municipal codes and ordinances.

Section Two: This Ordinance shall be in force and effect from and after its adoption and publication.

The resolution was read by the Assistant City Clerk; whereupon Councilmember Rich moved that the resolution be adopted, which was seconded by Councilmember Small, and the vote was as follows:

Ayes: Richardson, Small, Williams, Rich, Daves, Gregory
Nays: None

The vote was then announced by the Assistant City Clerk, whereupon the Presiding Officer declared the resolution adopted.

ANNOUNCEMENTS:

Councilmember Daves announced that the next meeting of the Finance Committee will be December 1, 2015, at 2:00 p.m., in the City Council Conference Room. Mr. Wesch will give a report on the year end 2015 financials.

Councilmember Richardson informed the Council that the Toulminville Community Meeting will be held on Thursday, November 19, 2015, at 6:00 p.m., in the Toulminville Library.

Councilmember Richardson commented that he had some developers in his office last week who are interested in developing the property at Bayshore Avenue and Old Shell Road. They told him that they were concerned about crime in the area even though they did not have any evidence to prove that. He stated that his district is the safest in the city but when citizens keep on holding “stop the madness” and “stop the violence” rallies, it sends the wrong message.

Councilmember Richardson asked the Mayor to investigate who is responsible for all the piles of tree limbs on the right-of-way. He said that they have been there for at least three weeks, and they are killing the grass.

Councilmember Rich reminded the citizens that the comment period for Map for Mobile is about to end. The Planning Commission will hold a public hearing on it on November 5.

Councilmember Rich advised that she had the pleasure of attending the Best Robotics Game Day at the USA Mitchell Center this past Saturday.

Councilmember Rich stated that the Public Safety Committee is tentatively set to meet on November 17. She said that she will check with the Police Chief to confirm.

Councilmember Small mentioned that he attended the B. C. Rain High School homecoming at Trimmier Park this past Friday. He thanked the Mayor and the administration for the improvements at Trimmier Park.

Councilmember Small noted that on Halloween evening he will be at the Mt. Sinai Missionary Baptist Church at 4:00 p.m. and at Christian United Church at 6:00 p.m. for Hallelujah Night.

Councilmember Small announced that the Maysville Community Action Group will be having their community Halloween party at the Fairfield Place Subdivision.

Councilmember Small asked citizens who have experienced flooding during the recent heavy rains to call 311 to report it.

Councilmember Small advised that the Oakdale Community Action Group will be having their annual Thanksgiving dinner on November 12, 2015, 12:00 noon, at the Taylor Park Community Center.

Councilmember Small stated that the Riverside Baptist Church will hold their annual Thanksgiving service on November 22, 2015, 6:00 p.m.

Councilmember Small and Councilmember Williams urged citizens to drive slowly on Halloween evening.

Councilmember Gregory stated that she also attended the Best Robotics Game Day on Saturday. She advised that Davidson High School came in first place.

Councilmember Gregory commented that she attended the Williamsburg Neighborhood Block Party last Saturday.

Councilmember Gregory mentioned that the Alpine Hills Beautification Committee held a clean-up this past Saturday. However, by Sunday morning the litter was back on the right-of-way.

The Presiding Officer adjourned the meeting at approximately 11:13 a.m.

Approved: November 10, 2015

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COUNCIL PRESIDENT


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ASSISTANT CITY CLERK




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