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NOTICE OF PUBLIC MEETING

Notice Published:  05/10/2019               12:00 pm                   Notice Published: 05/10/2019 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  on Monday, May 13, 2019  at 3:00 PM and its Regular Meeting, Tuesday, May 14, 2019 at 3:00 P.M. Both meetings will be held in the Government Chambers at Government Plaza (505 Travis Street). 
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ADMINISTRATIVE CONFERENCE
May 13, 2019
AND
CITY COUNCIL MEETING AGENDA 
May 14, 2019
1.

Call to order

2.

Invocation

3.

Roll call

4.

Approval of Minutes: Administrative Conference, City Council Meeting and Amendment to Proceedings

April 22, 2019       April 23, 2019      April 9, 2019 - Amendment 
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)
Budget to Actual Financial Report (Res 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:

Shreveport Airport Authority Dr. Benjamin Foster (Postponed on April 23, 2019)
Mr. Kenneth Morrow (Postponed on April 23, 2019)
Asst to the Superintendent of Streets and Drainage Edward Savannah
Asst Director of Recreation/Athletic Division SPAR Pershing Mero
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 57

Authorizing the Mayor to accept a monetary donation of $75,000 from Judah and Astrid Hertz to the City of Shreveport, LA, to be utilized by the Shreveport Public Assembly and Recreation Department for Project Swim, and otherwise provide with respect thereto.
 

Res 58

Accepting dedication of the streets and servitudes for utilities and drainage as shown on the ROW Dedication Plat, The Grove and otherwise providing with respect thereto. (D/Boucher)
 

Res 59

To recognize Ralph D. Balentine and to dedicate the 3400 and 3500 Blocks of Mansfield Road for his commitment and contributions to the City of Shreveport and to otherwise provide with respect thereto (D/Boucher)
 

Res 60

A Resolution whereby the Mayor is making a recommendation to the City Council for its approval regarding the amount and type of various insurance premiums and to authorize the Mayor to execute payment to the agent of record for the purpose of binding insurance and to otherwise provide with respect thereto.  Amendment No. 1
B.

Introduction of Resolutions (Not to be Adopted Prior to May 28, 2019)

 

RES 61

Authorizing the Shreveport Airport Authority to execute a permanent right-of-way and easement with Southwestern Electric Power Company and to otherwise provide with respect thereto.
 

Res 62

Adopting the System Survey and Compliance Questionnaire required by the Legislative Auditors Office of the State of Louisiana and otherwise to provide with respect thereto.

 


 

Res 63

Authorizing the Mayor to accept a monetary donation of $20,000 from the Brookshire Grocery Company to the City of Shreveport, Louisiana, to be utilized by the Shreveport Police Department and the Shreveport Fire Department, and to otherwise provide with respect thereto
 

Res 64

Selecting The Times as the Official Journal for the City of Shreveport for the period commencing July 1, 2019 through June 30, 2020 and otherwise providing with respect thereto
 

Res 65

Approving the budget for the Caddo-Shreveport Sales and Use Tax Commission for the fiscal year beginning  July 1, 2019; and otherwise providing with respect thereto.
C.

Introduction of Ordinances (Not to be Adopted Prior to May 28, 2019)

 

Ord 58

Rescinding ordinances 33 of 2009, 54 of 2011, and 136 of 2013: and removing vehicular flow restrictions on Baker Street, Fannin Street, and North Street in section 37 (T18N-R14W), and to otherwise provide with respect thereto: (B/Fuller) (Public Hearing required prior to adoption) 
 

Ord 59

To create and establish a “No Through Truck Route” on Mackey Lane between Jewella Avenue and Walker Road pursuant to Section 90-123 and Section 90-124 of the Code of Ordinances, City of Shreveport, Louisiana, and to otherwise provide with respect thereto (E/Flurry)
Documents:
  1. ORD - Mackey Ln.pdf
 

Ord 60

Creating stop intersections in the Lucien Field Estates within the city limits of the City of Shreveport and to otherwise provide with respect thereto (E/Flurry)
 

Ord 61

Amending the 2019 Riverfront Development Fund Budget, appropriating the funds authorized therein, and otherwise providing with respect thereto
 

Ord 62

ZONING CASE:  19-300-C:  An Ordinance to amend the official zoning map of the City of Shreveport Unified Development Code, by rezoning property located between Fourth Street and Creswell Avenue, approximately four hundred and twenty five feet northeast of Marshall Street, Shreveport, Caddo Parish, LA., from I-MU, Industrial Mixed Use District, to I-2, Heavy Industrial District, and to otherwise provide with respect thereto (B/Fuller)
Documents:
  1. 19-300-C. CC.pdf
 

Ord 63

ZONING CASE: 19-303-C:  An Ordinance to amend the official zoning map of the City of Shreveport Unified Development Code, by rezoning property located on the northwest corner of Greenwood Road and Danny R. Wimberly Road, Shreveport, Caddo Parish, LA., from C-3 General Commercial District, to C-4 Heavy Commercial District, and to otherwise provide with respect thereto (G/Bowman)
Documents:
  1. 19-303-C. CC.pdf
 

Ord 64

ZONING CASE: 19-305-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 Linwood Avenue and West Sixty Third Street, Shreveport, Caddo Parish, LA., from R-1-5, Single-Family Residential District to, to I-1, Light Industrial District, and to otherwise provide with respect thereto (B/Fuller)
Documents:
  1. 19-305-C.CC.pdf
D.

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

 

Ord 27

To repeal and replace Article VII Purchases, in Chapter 26 Finance, of the City of Shreveport, Louisiana, Code of Ordinances, relative to purchases, and to otherwise provide with respect thereto (C/Nickelson)  Amendment No. 1     Amendment No. 2     Amendment No. 3   Amendment No. 4 (Postponed on April 23, 2019)
 

Ord 44

Amending the City of Shreveport, Louisiana, 2019 General Fund Budget, appropriating the funds authorized herein and to otherwise provide with respect thereto (Crossing Guard) (Postponed on April 23, 2019)
 

Ord 50

Amending the City of Shreveport, Louisiana, 2019 Capital Improvements Budget, appropriating the funds authorized herein and to otherwise provide with respect thereto.
 

Ord 51

An ordinance amending the 2019 General Fund Budget, appropriating the funds authorized herein and otherwise providing with respect thereto.
 

Ord 52

Amending the 2019 General Fund Budget appropriating funds authorized herein and otherwise providing respect thereto.
 

Ord 53

To amend and reenact certain sections of Chapter 94 of the Code of Ordinances, City of Shreveport, Louisiana, relative to utilities and to otherwise provide with respect thereto.  Amendment No. 1
 

Ord 54

ZONING Case No:  C-24-19: 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 East Seventieth Street and East Bert Kouns Industrial Loop, Shreveport, Caddo Parish, LA., from R-1-7, Single Family Residential District to C-3, General Commercial District, and to otherwise provide with respect thereto. (D/Boucher)
Documents:
  1. C-24-19 paclet.pdf
 

Ord 55

ZONING Case No:  C-25-19: An Ordinance to amend the official zoning map of the City of Shreveport Unified Development Code, by rezoning property located on 1925 Cross Lake Boulevard, Shreveport, Caddo Parish, LA., from C-1 Neighborhood Commercial District to R-1-7, Single-Family Residential District, and to otherwise provide with respect thereto. (G/Bowman)
Documents:
  1. C-25-19 packet.pdf
 

Ord 56

ZONING Case No:  C-27-19: An Ordinance to amend the official zoning map of the City of Shreveport Unified Development Code, by rezoning property located on the west side of Linwood Avenue, between Bolinger Street and Wilkinson Street, Shreveport, Caddo Parish, LA., from I-2, Heavy Industrial District and C-3, General Commercial District to C-4, Heavy Commercial District, and to otherwise provide with respect thereto. (B/Fuller)
Documents:
  1. C-27-19 Packet.pdf
 

Ord 57

ZONING Case No.:  C-30-19: An Ordinance to amend the official zoning map of the City of Shreveport Unified Development Code, by rezoning property located on the southeast corner of West Bert Kouns Industrial Loop and Westport, Shreveport, Caddo Parish, LA., from C-3, General Commercial District to I-1, Light Industrial District, and to otherwise provide with respect thereto. (G/Bowman)
Documents:
  1. C-30-19 packet.pdf
10.

Tabled Legislation

A.

Ordinances/Resolutions:

 

(1) Ordinance No. 26 of 2019:

To revise Article IV, Division 3A of the City of Shreveport, Louisiana, Code of Ordinances, relative to the duties and responsibilities of the Deputy Chief of Police, and to otherwise provide with respect thereto (Tabled on April 23, 2019)
11.

Appeals

A.

Property Standards Appeals

 

PSD1800146

5231 Broadway Ave, Shreveport, LA (F/Green) Ms. Juanita Johnson, 1924 Jamison, Shreveport, LA (A/Bradford) (Postponed April 8, 2019 until July 8, 2019)

B.

Alcoholic Beverage Ordinance Appeals:

None.
C.

Metropolitan Planning Commission and ZBA Appeals:

D.

Other Appeals

 

SOB Appeals: None.

 

Taxi Appeals: None.

12.

Clerk's Report:

The following confirmation and appointment letters were received from the Mayor on May 13, 2019 and are subject for confirmation at the May 28, 2019 Council Meeting:
Historical Preservation Commission Jazmin Jernigan – 3 year term
Dr. Frederic Washington – 3 year term
Dr. Cheryl White  - 3 year term
Assistant City Attorney Courtney N. Ray




13.

Clerk's Report: None

14.

Additional Communications:

A.

Additional Communications from the Mayor

B.

Additional Communications from Council Members

15.

EXECUTIVE SESSION: None.

16.

Adjournment

 
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Jerry Bowman, Jr., Chairman 

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Arthur G. Thompson, Clerk of Council