INFORMATION ON THIS AGENDA IS SUBJECT TO REVISION
CITY COUNCIL WILL BE HOLDING PRE-ARRANGED INTERVIEWS FOR THE RECREATION
BOARD AND PLANNING & ZONING COMMISSION BEGINNING AT 1:50 P.M. IN ROOM 209 OF CITY HALL.
City Council Regular Meeting
October 28 2014 - 5:00 p.m.
City Hall Building
The following has been set as the tentative agenda for the October 28, 2014, 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
- Proclamation proclaiming November, 2014, as "Adoption Awareness Month"
II. CONSENT AGENDA:
A. Approval of the minutes of the meeting held on October 14, 2014. Documents
B. Ordinance enacting and/or changing the speed limits as follows: 20 mph speed limit on Oakwood Street from Haywood Road to
End of City Maintenance; and 25 mph speed limit on Catawba Street from Broadway Street to Cumberland Avenue, Cisco Road
from Old Haw Creek Road to End of City Maintenance, Red Oak Road from Lakeshore Drive to Ellenwood Drive, and Waynesville
Avenue from Craven Street to Westwood Place. Documents
C. Resolution setting a public hearing on December 9, 2014, to close a portion of Westover Alley. Documents
D. Resolution amending the 2014 City Council meeting schedule to cancel the November 25, 2014, City Council formal meeting. Documents
E.1. Resolution authorizing the City Manager to enter into an agreement with the North Carolina Governor’s Highway Safety Program
for highway safety grant funds. Documents
2. Budget amendment, in the amount of $20,000, from the North Carolina Governor's Highway Safety Program, to provide a regional
law enforcement liaison and fund equipment and training.
F. Resolution authorizing the City Clerk to advertise for upset bids for the sale of City-owned property at 30 Rock Hill Place.
III. Presentations and Reports:
A. Main Water Transmission Line Project Update Documents
B. Domestic Violence Comprehensive Plan Documents
C. Duke Energy Progress Update on Asheville Plant and Future Plans for the Plant
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. Public hearing to consider permanently closing an unnamed alley off Broad Street. - Request to continue to January 13, 2015.
B. Public hearing to consider permanently closing a portion of Bradley Street. - This public hearing has been withdrawn from
V. UNFINISHED BUSINESS:
A. Consideration of naming rights for the corner of the Asheville Art Museum's programmable area in front of the new Asheville
Art Museum on the corner of Biltmore Avenue and Patton Avenue to be named SECU Plaza. Documents
VI. NEW BUSINESS:
A. Resolution appointing members to the Planning & Zoning Commission. Documents Goldstein Carter Mathews Alberice Ollendorff Hudson
B. Resolution appointing a member to the Recreation Board. Documents
VII. INFORMAL DISCUSSION AND PUBLIC COMMENT:
BOARD/COMMISSION VACANCIES: Alcoholic Beverage Control Board; and Noise Ordinance Appeals Board. Deadline is Wednesday,
November 5, 2014, at 5:00 p.m. Call 259-5601 for an application form.