Asheville City Council Agenda 02.26.13By
Your Asheville City Council reconvenes this Tuesday for an evening of deliberation and decision making. You can see the agenda after the jump, or click here to see it with all the supporting documentation. Let me know what you think.
City Council Regular Meeting – February 26, 2013 – 5:00 p.m.
City Hall Building
Pledge of Allegiance
Invocation to be given by Councilman Bothwell.
– Recognition of the AHS/SILSA Marching Band
II. CONSENT AGENDA:
A. Approval of the minutes of the regular meeting held on February 12, 2013.
B. Resolution authorizing the Mayor to accept a transfer of real property from Buncombe County for the purpose of implementing the Craven Street Improvement Project.
C. Resolution authorizing the City Manager and City Attorney to review the Pack Place lease arrangement.
D. Resolution authorizing execution of easement to Progress Energy Carolinas Inc. for electric power service to Airport Fire/Rescue Facility.
E. Resolution amending the 2013 City Council meeting schedule to (1) include a special meeting on the Charlotte Street Comprehensive Traffic Study Report on April 30, 2013, at 3:30 p.m. in the First Floor North Conference Room of City Hall; (2) cancel the July 30, 2013, and October 29, 2013, community meetings; and (3) add a budget worksession on March 12, 2012, and March 19, 2012, at 2:00 p.m. in the First Floor North Conference Room of City Hall.
F. Resolution authorizing the standardization of Asheville Police Department purchases for consistency in operation and functionality as follows:
1. Glock Inc. for pistols
2. Safariland Duty Gear for leather and nylon tactical duty gear
3. Laser Technology Inc. for speed and distant lasers
4. Taser International for tasers
5. Safairland LLC for tactical body armor and rifle plates
III. PRESENTATIONS AND REPORTS:
1. Neighborhood Advisory Committee
2. Noise Ordinance Appeals Board
3. Mayor’s Committee for Citizens witih Disability
4. Water Resources
B. Quarterly Reports
– Boards & Commissions Committee Chair Reports: Finance Committee, Planning & Economic Development Committee, Public Safety Committee
– Strategic Operating Plan
– Financial Report
IV. PUBLIC HEARINGS:
A. Public hearing to consider rezoning 152 Montford Avenue from RM-8 Residential Multi-Family Medium Density District to Neighborhood Business District.
B. Public hearing to consider an amendment to the Unified Development Ordinance to provide additional clarification for two-story requirements for new construction and allowances for one-story additions to existing buildings and for accessory structures.
V. UNFINISHED BUSINESS:
A. Consideration of adoption of Findings of Fact to support the resolution to close Moody Avenue.
VI. NEW BUSINESS:
VII. INFORMAL DISCUSSION AND PUBLIC COMMENT: