City Council Meeting Agenda
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Below please find the last formal meeting of City Council for your continued review.
March 13, 2018 - 5:00 p.m.
Council Chamber - 2nd Floor - City Hall
The following has been set as the tentative agenda for the March 13, 2018, regular meeting of the City Council. Information regarding City employees is governed by N.C. Gen. Stat. sec. 160A-168 – Council does not consider personnel matters in open session. At the conclusion of this agenda the meeting will be open for the presentation of other matters by members of Council and the public. Public comment will not be taken on items as to which no Council action will be taken at this meeting, including those items listed as reports or presentations or as discussion items. When Council action is anticipated as to any matter, it will be placed on a Council agenda for consideration, and public comment will be taken at that time.
Pledge of Allegiance
- March 24, 2018, from 8:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m. as "Earth Hour"
- April 3, 2018, as "National Service Recognition Day"
I. CONSENT AGENDA:
A. Approval of the minutes of the formal meeting held on February 27, 2018; and the special meeting held on March 5, 2018. Formal Meeting Special Meeting
B. Resolution supporting the N.C. Dept. of Transportation in funding, designing, and constructing improvements at the intersection of US 25 (Hendersonville Road) and SR 3503 (Overlook Road) in South Asheville. Documents
C. Resolution authorizing the City Manager to apply for and if awarded, accept funding from the French Broad River Metropolitan Planning Organization for Fiscal Year 2019 through Fiscal Year 2021 for approximately $18,000,000 in transportation funding. Documents
D. Budget amendment, in the amount of $750,000, from U.S. Cellular Center Operating Revenue, to increase the U.S. Cellular Center Fund budget to reflect updated Fiscal Year 2017-18 revenue and expenditure projections. Documents
E. Resolution supporting the sole source purchase of buses and related charging equipment from Proterra Inc. to comply with Federal Transit Administration-approved Low or No Emission Vehicle Grant program provisions. Documents
F. Resolution authorizing the City Manager to execute a Utility Construction Agreement with the N.C. Dept. of Transportation for the Upper Grassy Branch Extension Bridge No. 686 Waterline Relocation Project. Documents
G. Resolution authorizing the City Manager to execute a contract with Rogers Group, Inc. for the Year 2 Bond Resurfacing Project. Documents
H. Budget amendment, in the amount of $39,856, in the City’s Special Revenue Fund, to reflect additional amounts awarded by the State Division of Aging and Adult Services (DAAS), Housing and Homeless Unit. Documents
I. Resolution authorizing the City Manager to execute a contract with Equinox Environmental to create a Tree and Riparian Enhancements Plan for the River Arts District Transportation Improvement Program. Documents
A. Asheville Museum of Science Documents
B. Racial Justice Coalition
CITY COUNCIL HAS ESTABLISHED THE FOLLOWING TIME LIMITS FOR PUBLIC HEARINGS:
- APPLICANTS HAVE UP TO TEN MINUTES TO COMPLETE A PRESENTATION.
- ELECTRONIC PRESENTATIONS ARE LIMITED TO AGENDA ITEMS WITH PRESENTATION MATERIALS PROVIDED PRIOR TO THE MEETING BY
CITY STAFF, APPLICANTS, OR ORGANIZED OPPOSITION.
- INDIVIDUALS HAVE UP TO THREE MINUTES TO SPEAK TO CITY COUNCIL.
- A PERSON REPRESENTING A GROUP OF THREE OR MORE PERSONS (NOT INCLUDING THE SPEAKER) PRESENT IN THE COUNCIL CHAMBER
HAS UP TO 10 MINUTES TO ADDRESS CITY COUNCIL.
- PUBLIC COMMENT PERIOD FOR ANY ITEM MAY NOT EXCEED ONE HOUR.
- ADDITIONAL INFORMATION MAY BE PROVIDED IN HARD COPY AND/OR WRITTEN FORM.
IV. PUBLIC HEARINGS:
A. Resolution to permanently close a portion of Peachtree Street (Jake Rusher Park). Documents
B. Resolution to permanently close an unopened right-of-way located near 85 Deaver Street. Documents
C. Resolution to permanently close an unopened right-of-way located at the end of Deaver Street south of Howard Street. Documents
V. UNFINISHED BUSINESS:
VI. NEW BUSINESS:
A. Boards & Commissions: (Council to determine who, if any, to interview) Documents
- Audit Committee Documents
- Board of Adjustment (Alternates) Documents
- Homeless Initiative Advisory Committee Documents
- Multimodal Transportation Commission Documents
- Noise Ordinance Appeals Board Documents
- Recreation Board Documents
- Riverfront Area Redevelopment Commission Documents