City Council Agenda


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The City Council will hold virtual American Rescue Plan Act worksessions to hear applicant presentations on Tuesday, February 1, 2022, from 10:00 a.m. – Noon; and on Wednesday, February 2, 2022, from 11:00 a.m. –  1:00 p.m.  No public comment will be accepted at the worksessions.  Pursuant to North Carolina General Statute § 166A-19.24(f) these will be remote worksessions which the public can access by any of the following means found at https://publicinput.com/J1325  

The next formal meeting of the Asheville City Council will be held on Tuesday, February 8, beginning at 5:00 p.m.  This meeting will remain remote.  

For your convenience, below please find the complete online 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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 CITY COUNCIL FORMAL MEETING
January 25, 2022 – 5:00 p.m.
AGENDA

Pursuant to North Carolina General Statute § 166A-19.24(f) this will be a remote meeting which the public can access by any of the following means found at https://publicinput.com/E4784

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Pledge of Allegiance

I. Proclamations:  

II. Consent Agenda:

A.   Approval of the minutes of the formal meeting held on  January 11, 2022.   Documents

B.   Resolution authorizing the City Manager to enter into a contract with Motorola Solutions, Inc. to extend the Mach Alert station alerting system to the Broadway Public Safety Station.    Documents

C.   Resolution approving the use of owner’s preferred alternates for Lochinvar boiler systems for the Shiloh Community Center and Montford Community Center HVAC Modernization projects.   Documents

D.   Resolution authorizing the City Manager to execute an agreement with the N.C. Dept. of Transportation (NCDOT) for reimbursement of construction costs related to the NCDOT’s request for concrete curb and gutter to be installed during the City’s upcoming Patton Avenue Sidewalk Project.    Documents

E.   Resolution authorizing the City Manager to apply to the N.C. Dept. of Transportation for Section 5303 Metropolitan Planning Program annual funding to fund a portion of existing Transit Planning Division personnel budget, and if successful, to sign all appropriate agreements.     Documents

F.   Resolution authorizing the City Manager to enter into a lease agreement with DeWine Seeds – Silver Dollar Baseball LLC for City-owned property at 30 Buchanan Place.     REVISED Documents

G.   Resolution authorizing the City Manager to continue the Vehicle Rental Contract with TLG Leasing, Inc., until the Sanitation fleet is stabilized through repair of current trucks or receipt of newly purchased vehicles.    Documents

H.   Resolution amending the 2022 City Council meeting schedule to add virtual American Rescue Plan Act worksessions on Tuesday, February 1, 2022, beginning at 10:00 a.m. and on Wednesday, February 2, 2022, beginning at 11:00 a.m.     Documents

I.    Resolution reappointing Chris Pelly to the Metropolitan Sewerage District Board of Directors.   Documents

III. Presentations and Reports: 

A.   Manager’s Report – Update on Climate Justice Plan    Documents

IV. Public Hearings:  

CITY COUNCIL HAS ESTABLISHED THE FOLLOWING TIME LIMITS FOR PUBLIC HEARINGS:

  • INDIVIDUALS HAVE UP TO THREE MINUTES TO SPEAK TO CITY COUNCIL.
  • PUBLIC COMMENT PERIOD FOR ANY ITEM MAY NOT EXCEED ONE HOUR

A.   Public hearing to consider an amendment to (1) Chapter 7 of the Code of Ordinances to update membership and appointments to the Design Review Committee; and (2) Chapter 2, Article III of the Code of Ordinances in order to align roles and responsibilities of the Asheville Area Riverfront Redevelopment Commission with the Unified Development ordinance related to design review.     Documents    PowerPoint

B.   Public hearing to consider conditionally zoning 343 and 357 W. Haywood Street from Community Business I District to Community Business II District/Conditional Zone.    This public hearing will be continued to February 22, 2022.

C.   Public hearing to consider an amendment to a conditional zoning of property located at 324 Biltmore Avenue.   Documents    PowerPoint

V.   Unfinished Business 

VI.  New Business

VII. Informal Discussion and Public Comment

VIII.  Adjournment

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Contact Information

Maggie Burleson, City Clerk
828-259-5601

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