The March 11, 2014, formal meeting of the Asheville City Council has been cancelled, due to a light agenda.
City Council will be holding a special meeting on Tuesday, March 18, 2014, at 1:00 p.m. in the First Floor North Conference Room of City Hall to (1) adopt a Resolution in Memory of Laurey Masterton; (2) adopt a Resolution in Memory of Martin Nesbitt; and (3) hold a legislative worksession.
The next formal meeting of City Council will be held on Tuesday, March 25, 2014, beginning at 5:00 p.m. in the Council Chamber, located on the 2nd floor of City Hall.
For your continued review, please find the complete on-line agenda from City Council's last formal meeting.
Please contact City Clerk Maggie Burleson at firstname.lastname@example.org
if you have questions.
City Council Regular Meeting
February 25, 2014 - 5:00 p.m.
City Hall Building
The following has been set as the agenda for the February 25, 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
- N.C. Fire Chief of the Year Recognitions
- Employee Recognitions
II. CONSENT AGENDA:
A. Approval of the minutes of the City Council annual retreat held on February 7-8, 2014, and the formal meeting held on February 11, 2014. Retreat Formal
B. Motion approving the Board of Alcoholic Beverage Control's Travel Policies adopted June 28, 2011. Documents
C. Resolution delegating to the City Manager/designee, the authority to exempt in writing, particular projects under $50,000, in accordance with Section
143-34.31 of Article 3D of Chapter 143 of the North Carolina General Statutes. Documents
D. Resolution authorizing the Mayor to enter into a Memorandum of Understanding to accept a donation of 48 acres of real property at 98 Desota Street from
Duke Energy Progress and enter into a Construction and Maintenance Agreement for joint stormwater improvements. Documents
E. Resolution authorizing the Mayor to accept two remnant parcels of real property from the N.C. Dept. of Transportation for the purpose of assembling the
property into existing right-of-way at Sweeten Creek Industrial Park. Documents
F. Resolution authorizing the City Manager to execute a contract with the North Carolina Water and Wastewater Agency Response Network for an intrastate
mutual aid and assistance agreement by and between water and wastewater utilities. Documents
G.1. Resolution authorizing the City Manager to accept funds awarded through the 2013 Byrne Justice Assistance Grant – Local Solicitation. Documents
2. Budget amendment, in the amount of $53,016, for the 2013 Byrne Justice Assistance Grant.
H. Budget amendment, in the amount of $1,084.89 to transfer funds from the Fiscal Year 2012 N.C. Dept. of Commerce allocation budget for the WNC Nature
Center, to the Fiscal Year 2014 allocation budget. Documents
III. PRESENTATIONS AND REPORTS:
A. Quarterly Reports
- Strategic Operating Plan Documents
- Financial Documents
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. Continuation of a public hearing to consider conditional zoning of 12.33 acres for a project known as The Avalon, located on Sweeten Creek Road, from
Industrial District to RM-16 Multi-Family High Density District/Conditional Zoning for the development of 8 multi-family buildings and 1 clubhouse
B. Public hearing to consider conditionally zoning property located at Quail Hollow Drive and Weston Road, from RS-4 Residential Single-Family Medium
Density District and Institutional District to RS-4 Residential Single-Family Medium Density District/Conditional Zoning to create a major subdivision. Documents
C. Public hearing to consider rezoning a portion of 101 Bruce Road from Institutional District to Commercial Industrial District. Documents
V. UNFINISHED BUSINESS: None.
VI. NEW BUSINESS:
A. Resolution adopting the Haywood Road Vision Plan. Documents
B. Resolution appointing members to the City-County African American Heritage Commission. Documents
C. Resolution appointing a member to the Asheville-Buncombe Historic Resources Commission. Documents
VII. INFORMAL DISCUSSION AND PUBLIC COMMENT:
BOARD/COMMISSION VACANCY: Citizens-Police Advisory Committee (south representative). Deadline is Wednesday, March 5, 2014, at 5:00 p.m. Call 259-5601 for an application form.