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NOTICE OF PUBLIC MEETING

Notice Posted: 12/19/2013    1:00 pm                               Notice Published: 12/19/2013 leo 
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Public Notice: Notice is hereby given that the City Council of the City of Shreveport shall hold its Administrative Conference and City Council Meeting on Friday, December 20, 2013 at 2:00 p.m. Both meetings will be held in the Government Chambers at Government Plaza (505 Travis Street).
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ADMINISTRATIVE CONFERENCE
AND
CITY COUNCIL MEETING AGENDAS
December 20, 2013

1.
Call to order
2.
Invocation
3.
Roll call
4.
Approval of minutes Administrative Conference and City Council Meeting
                       December 9, 2013         December 10, 2013                 
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 (Res 7 of 2003)
Revenue Collection Plan & Implementation Report (Res. 114 of 2009)
Surety Bond Forfeitures Report (Res. 238 of 2010)
Master Plan Committee Report (Res. 132 of 2012)
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 Sec 1.11 of the Rules of Procedure)
C.
Confirmation and Appointments:
Shreveport-Bossier Convention & Tourist Bureau’s Board     Ms. Tari Bradford (Reappt)
Assistant Director-Property Standards                                    Mr. Terrence Green
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 206
Authorizing the Mayor to execute a contract agreement between the City of Shreveport and Denny Drive Water System 9DBA Eagle Water, Inc.) for emergency connection of water supply service, and to otherwise provide with respect thereto. (Postponed December 10, 2013)
 
Res 212
A resolution to repeal Resolution No. 133 of 2012 which authorized the execution of a Cooperative Endeavor Agreement with the Red River Waterway District relative to the construction and maintenance of a dog park on land owned by the City of Shreveport adjacent to the Red River in Shreveport; encouraging the exploration of cost-efficient options for construction and maintenance of a dog park at other locations within the City of Shreveport; and to otherwise provide with respect thereto. (Postponed December 10, 2013)
 
Res 213
Expressing no opposition to the waiver of Section 26-57 of the Code of Ordinances; reaffirming the findings and the directives of resolution Number 120 of 2013 regarding the collection of overcharges from the 2011 General Obligation Bond Election; and to otherwise provide with respect thereto. (Postponed December 10, 2013)

 
Res 215
Recognizing the Shreveport Council of Neighborhoods as an official organization of representatives of the Shreveport Community and a resource to the City of Shreveport Administration and City Council and to otherwise provide with respect thereto (A/McCulloch)
 
Res 217
Declaring the City’s interest in certain adjudicated properties as surplus, and otherwise providing with respect thereto. (A/McCulloch, B/Everson, and G/S. Jenkins)
 
Res 218
Urging and requesting the Shreveport Metropolitan Planning Commission of Caddo Parish to include two members of the Shreveport City Council on the committee responsible for interviewing and selecting the Executive Director of the Shreveport Metropolitan Planning Commission of Caddo Parish, and otherwise providing with respect thereto.
 
Res 219
Suspending certain provisions of Chapter 10 relative to Alcoholic Beverages on March 2, 2014 relative to dispensing, sale and/or consumption of alcoholic beverages at 4041 Fern Avenue for Marilynn’s Place, Mardi Gras Celebration and to otherwise provide with respect thereto. (C/O. Jenkins)
B.
Introduction of Resolutions (Not to be adopted prior to January 14 2014)
 
Res 220
A resolution authorizing the execution of a Cooperative Endeavor Agreement with the Red River Waterway District and the Shreveport Dog Park Alliance relative to the construction and maintenance of a dog park on land adjacent to the Red River in Shreveport; and to otherwise provide with respect thereto.
C.
Introduction of Ordinances (Not to be adopted prior to January 14, 2014)
 
Ord 163
An ordinance declaring the city’s intention to acquire full ownership of certain adjudicated properties for the Ledbetter Heights Land Banking Project and otherwise providing with respect thereto. (B/Everson) Map
 
Ord 164
164 Repealing Ordinance Number 149 of 2013, and Chapter 39 of the Code of Ordinances titled Human Relations which said Ordinance enacted, and to otherwise provide with respect thereto. (E/Webb)
Documents: Repeal Ord 149r.pdf
 
Ord 165
ZONING - C-83-13: An ordinance amending Chapter 106 of the Code of Ordinances, the City Of Shreveport Zoning Ordinance, by rezoning property located on the north side of Kirby Place 200 feet east of Creswell Avenue, Shreveport, Caddo Parish, LA, be and the same is hereby changed from R-1H, Urban, One Family Residence District to R-1H-E, Urban, One Family Residence/Extended Use District limited to “temporary housing for nine veterans limited to approximately 18 months” only, and to otherwise provide with respect thereto. (B/Everson) PDF Package
D.
Ordinances on Second Reading and Final Passage (Numbers are assigned Ordinance Numbers)
 
Ord 161
Amending the 2013 Capital Improvements Budget, and to otherwise provide with respect thereto. (Noise Compatibility Plan Study Update) (Not to be adopted prior to January 14, 2014)
 
Ord 162
Amending Section 66-151 of the Code of Ordinances relative to sick leave donations and to otherwise provide with respect thereto. (Not to be adopted prior to January 14, 2014)
 
Ord 156
ZONING Appeal C-77-13: Amending Chapter 106 of the Code of Ordinances, the City of Shreveport zoning ordinances by rezoning property located on the SW cornier of Emery Street and Hearne Avenue, Shreveport, Caddo Parish, LA from R-2, Suburban Multi-Family Residence District to B-2, Neighborhood Business District, and to otherwise provide with respect thereto. (G/S. Jenkins)  (Postponed November 26, 2013 until December 20, 2013) Revised Site Plan
Documents: C-77-13.pdf
10.
Tabled Legislation
A.
Ordinances:
 
1. Ordinance No. 170 of 2012
Amending and reenacting portions of Chapter 90 of the Code of Ordinances relative to Residential Parking Permit Zones, and to otherwise provide with respect thereto. (B/Everson) (Tabled December 11, 2012)
 
2. ORDINANCE NO. 89 OF 2011
An ordinance amending and reenacting Chapter 74 of the Code of Ordinances relative to Solid Waste Collections, and to otherwise provide with respect thereto. Amendment No. 1 (G/S. Jenkins) (Tabled August 13, 2013)
 
3. Ordinance No. 90 of 2013:
Amending and reenacting Section 102-47 of the Code of Ordinances relative to insurance required for Vehicles for Hire and to otherwise provide with respect thereto (F/Shyne) Amendment No. 1
 
4. ORDINANCE NO. 96 OF 2013:
Amending and reenact Chapter 14 of the Code of Ordinances by adding Article V relative to fowl and to otherwise provide with respect thereto. (B/Everson) (Tabled September 10, 2013)
Documents: chicken ord.pdf
11.
Appeals
A.
Property Standards Appeals
 
PSD1000086:
2837 Logan Street, Shreveport, LA (G/S. Jenkins) Ms. Carolyn Ivory Wilson, 3646 Del Rio Street, Shreveport, LA 71109 (G/Jenkins) (Postponed November 11, 2013 until December 20, 2013)
 
PSD1300151
3015 Catherine St., Shreveport, LA (A/McCulloch) Mr. Larry Davenport, 2245 Soda Lake Circle, Shreveport, LA 71107 (Postponed November 25,2013 until January 13, 2014)
 
PSD1000141:
728 Austin Pl, Shreveport, LA (B/Everson) Ms. Deborah Bryant, 9640 Tammy, Shreveport, LA 71106 (Caddo Parish) (Postponed December 9, 2013 until February 24, 2014)
 
PSD1300082
5918 Attaway Street, Shreveport, LA (F/Shyne) Mr. Jerome Fields, 5954 Attaway Street, Shreveport, LA 71108 (F/Shyne) (Postponed November 11, 2013 until December 20, 2013)
 
PSD 1300135
795 W. 70TH Street, Shreveport, LA (F/Shyne) Mr. Liaqat Ali, 550 Atkins Avenue, Shreveport, LA 71104 (B/Everson) (Postponed November 11, 2013 until January 13, 2014)
 
PSD1300218
360 E. 68th Street, Shreveport, LA (C/O. Jenkins) Mr. Daniel Southern, 368 E. 68th Street, Shreveport, LA 71106 (C/O. Jenkins) (Postponed November 25, 2013 until February 24, 2014)
 
PSD1300137
1447 Hollywood Avenue, Shreveport, LA (F/Shyne) Ms. Mary Dickens, 6004 Fox Ridge, Shreveport, LA 71129 (G/S. Jenkins) (Postponed November 25, 2013 until January 27, 2014)
 
PSD1300117
 276 Wall Street, Shreveport, LA (B/Everson) Mr. Jarrod C. Hammonds, 2714 Phelps Road, Shreveport, LA &1107 (A/McCulloch) (Postponed December 9, 2013 until January 13, 2013)
 
PSG1300472
PSG1300472 3649 Darien Street, Shreveport, LA (G/S. Jenkins) Mr. Kevin Belcher, P.O. Box 3313, Shreveport, LA 71133 (Postponed December 9, 2013 until January 13, 2013) 
B.
Alcoholic Beverage Ordinance Appeals
C.
Metropolitan Planning Commission Appeals and Zoning Board of Appeals
D.
Other Appeals
E.
Taxi Appeals
12.
Reports from officers, boards, and committees
13.
Clerk's Report

 
14.
The Council Resolves itself into a Committee of the Whole at the Regular Meeting only for communication and miscellaneous matters:
A.
Approval of Minutes
December 10, 2013
B.
Communication from the Mayor
C.
Communications from Council Members
D.
Public Comments
15.
The Committee "rises and reports" (reconvenes the regular council meeting).


 
16.
Adjournment
  Joe Shyne, Chairman

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  Arthur G. Thompson, Clerk of Council