Current Meeting Agenda

  

 

THE NEXT CITY COUNCIL FORMAL MEETING WILL BEGIN AT 5:00 P.M. ON TUESDAY, JUNE 9, 2015, IN THE COUNCIL CHAMBER, LOCATED ON THE 2ND FLOOR OF CITY HALL.

BELOW PLEASE FIND THE ENTIRE ON-LINE AGENDA FROM COUNCIL'S LAST MEETING.

PLEASE CONTACT CITY CLERK MAGGIE BURLESON AT MBURLESON@ASHEVILLENC.GOV IF YOU HAVE ANY QUESTIONS.

 

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Beginning at 3:26 p.m., City Council will be holding pre-arranged interviews for the Civil Service Board in Room 209 of City Hall.  At 4:00 p.m. City Council will be holding a reception recognizing Asheville-Buncombe Technical Community College President Dr. Dennis King in Room 209 of City Hall.     

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City Council
Regular Meeting
May 26, 2015 - 5:00 p.m.
Council Chamber - 2nd Floor - City Hall

   AGENDA  Agenda

The following has been set as the tentative agenda for the May 26, 2015, 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

I.   PROCLAMATIONS:

-               Recognition of Asheville-Buncombe Technical Community College President Dr. Dennis King

-               Recognition of USS ASHEVILLE 758

II.   CONSENT AGENDA:

A.         Approval of the minutes of the formal meeting held on May 12, 2015.  Documents

B.        Ordinance to enact a 20 mph speed limit on Sunset Drive from Baird Street to Griffing Boulevard-North;  and a 25 mph speed limit on (1) Glendale
            Avenue from Dogwood Road to Fairview Road, (2) Liberty Street from Fairview Road to Merchant Street, and (3) Pinecroft Road from Beaverdam
            Road to the end of City Maintenance.   Documents

C.        Resolution authorizing the City Manager to submit a grant application to the Buncombe County Tourism Tourism Development Authority for the 2015
           Tourism Product Development Funds to support riverfront destination development.   Documents

D.        Resolution authorizing the City Manager to convey 0.947 acres of real property located at the Asheville Regional Airport to the N.C. Dept. of
            Transportation for right-of-way purposes.    Documents

E.         Resolution authorizing the Purchasing Manager to dispose of surplus city-owned personal property (2004 John Deere 410G backhoe), valued at $30,000 
            or more.   Documents

F.         Resolution authorizing the City Manager enter into a special maintenance agreement with the N.C. Dept. of Transportation to allow public parking
            under a section of bridge # 322 and # 323 on the east side of the French Broad River in the River Arts District.  Documents

G.        Resolution authorizing the City Manager to enter into a four-year lease agreement with John Deere Credit for mowing and ball field maintenance 
            equipment.   Documents

H.        Resolution accepting Gratitude Drive as a city-maintained street.   Documents

I.          Resolution authorizing the Mayor to execute, on behalf of the City of Asheville, a Federal Aviation Administration Grant Agreement for Project No.
            3-37-0005-45-2015 for runway construction.   Documents

III.        Presentations and Reports:
 

A.          Presentation of the Fiscal Year 2015-16 Annual Operating Budget   Documents

B.          Financial Report   Documents

C.          National Citizen Survey Results

D.         Legislative Update

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 an amendment to a previously approved conditional zoning from Urban Place District/ Conditional Zoning to Urban
           Place District/Conditional Zoning to amend a previously approved mixed-use development project located at 146 Roberts Street.   Documents

B.        Public hearing to consider an amendment to the land use incentive grant for 146 Roberts Street (RAD Lofts).    Documents

C.        Public hearing to consider a land use incentive grant for River Mills Lofts, located at 300 Mill River Drive.   Documents

D.        Public hearing to consider a conditional zoning for property located at 53 Logan Circle from RM-8 Residential Multi-Family Medium Density District
            to RM-16/CZ Residential Multi-Family High Density District/Conditional Zoning for the construction of 16 townhome units, with conditions regarding
            setbacks, sidewalks and infrastructure improvements.   Documents

E.        Public hearing to consider a conditional zoning of property located at 29 Oak Hill Drive from RM-16 Residential Multi-Family High Density District to 
           RM-16/ CZ Residential Multi-Family High Density District/Conditional Zoning for the construction of 72 residential units in three buildings with
           associated infrastructure, with conditions for reduced building setbacks, reduced parking counts, and increase of residential density.   Documents

F.         Public hearing to consider an amendment to Article 13 of the Unified Development Ordinance to expand options for real estate and construction
            signage.   Documents

G.        Public hearing to consider an amendment to the Unified Development Ordinance to Section 7-8-1 to allow replacements of telecommunication towers
            and support structures in all zoning districts.   Documents

V. UNFINISHED BUSINESS:

VI.  NEW BUSINESS:

A.         Resolution appointing members to the Civil Service Board.   Documents

VII.  INFORMAL DISCUSSION AND PUBLIC COMMENT:

VIII. ADJOURNMENT.

BOARD/COMMISSION VACANCIES:  African American Heritage Commission; Board of Electrical Examiners; Civic Center Commission; Downtown Commission; Historic Resources Commission; Housing Authority; Multimodal Transportation Commission; Neighborhood Advisory Committee; Noise Ordinance Appeals Board; Public Art & Cultural Commission; and Recreation Board.  Deadline is Wednesday, June 3, 2015, at 5:00 p.m. Call 259-5601 for an application form. 

 

 

 

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