City Council Meeting Agenda
THE NEXT FORMAL MEETING OF CITY COUNCIL WILL BE HELD ON FEBRUARY 26, 2019, BEGINNING AT 5:00 P.M. IN THE COUNCIL CHAMBER - 2ND FLOOR OF CITY HALL. BELOW PLEASE FIND THE COMPLETE ON-LINE AGENDA FROM COUNCIL'S LAST MEETING. PLEASE CONTACT CITY CLERK MAGGIE BURLESON AT MBURLESON@ASHVEVILLENC.GOV IF YOU HAVE ANY QUESTIONS.
PRIOR TO FEBRUARY 12 FORMAL MEETING, AT 3:00 P.M. IN THE COUNCIL CHAMBER, CITY COUNCIL WILL HOLD A BUDGET BRIEFING TO PROVIDE COUNCIL AN UPDATE ON THE CAPITAL IMPROVEMENT PROGRAM. Documents
Tuesday, February 12, 2019 - 5:00 p.m.
Council Chamber - City Hall - 70 Court Plaza
Pledge of Allegiance
II. CONSENT AGENDA:
A. Approval of the minutes of the formal meeting held on January 22, 2019. Document
B. Ordinance to change the speed limit along sections of Lyman Street and Riverside Drive from 30 mph to 25 mph. Documents
C. Resolution authorizing the City Manager to execute a construction agreement with Cooper Construction Company, Inc., for the North Fork Bridge Transmission Line Bypass Project. Documents
D. Resolution authorizing the City Manager to sign an amended grant agreement with the Buncombe County Tourism Development Authority reducing a previous award of $1,000,000 to $25,000 in Tourism Product Development funds for the Amboy Road crossing and river access. Documents
E. Resolution authorizing the City Manager to execute a contract with NHM Constructors for the improvement to the storm drainage, sidewalk and bus travel lanes at the ART Bus Station on Coxe Avenue. Documents
F. Resolution authorizing the City Manager to apply for, and accept if awarded, grant funding from the N.C. Dept. of Environmental Quality for the purpose of reducing contamination in the recycling stream and improve material content. Documents
G. Resolution setting a public hearing on March 12, 2019, to permanently close an unopened right-of-way off Fairfax Avenue. Documents
H. Resolution authorizing the City Manager to execute a Supplemental Agreement with GHD Consulting, Inc., for
professional engineering services for the Treatment Improvements and Residuals Disposal Options Project. Documents
I. Resolution authorizing the City Manager to enter into a contract with Patton Construction Group Inc. for the Hill Street and Bingham Road Sidewalk Project. Documents
J. Budget amendment in the amount of $14,500 to move funds from the General Fund to the Special Revenue Fund for the scope of work amendment to the Bike Share Feasibility Study. Documents
K.1. Resolution authorizing the City Manager to utilize excess liability insurance recovery funds for property and liability claims. Documents
2. Budget amendment, in the amount of $301,592.38, of insurance recovery funds received to be utilized towards property and liability claims expenses.
L. Resolution in support of a statewide initiative for legislative funding to re-establish a passenger rail connection for Western North Carolina. Documents
III. PRESENTATIONS AND REPORTS:
CITY COUNCIL HAS ESTABLISHED THE FOLLOWING TIME LIMITS FOR PUBLIC HEARINGS:
- APPLICANTS HAVE UP TO TEN MINUTES TO COMPLETE A PRESENTATION.
- 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.
IV. PUBLIC HEARINGS:
A. Public hearing to consider an amendment to the conditions of Ordinance No. 4722 for the conditional zoning of
property located at 275 and 281 Hazel Mill Road. Documents
V. UNFINISHED BUSINESS:
VI. NEW BUSINESS:
A. Resolution adopting a Down Payment Assistance Policy. - This action will be continued until February 26. 2019.
B. Boards & Commissions: (Council to determine who, if any, to interview) Documents
- Board of Electrical Examiners Documents
- Citizens-Police Advisory Committee Documents
- Sustainability Advisory Committee on Energy & the Environment Documents