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CITY COUNCIL
REVISED AGENDA

TUESDAY, JANUARY 23, 2018

 
Work Session Agenda
City Hall - 10th Floor Conference Room
 
Dinner & Worksession - 4:30
 
Closed Session
  • Legal Matter
 
Agenda Overview
Douglas L. Smith, City Manager
 
FY 2017 Audit Results & CAFR Presentation
Cheryl Xystros, KPMG
John Sanderlin, City Auditor
Christine Garczynski, Director of Finance
 
Zoning Ordinance
George Homewood, Director of Planning
 
Discussion on Mid-Year Retreat
Douglas L. Smith, City Manager
 
Budget Vignette
Greg Patrick, Budget Director
 
Announcement of Meeting
 
Formal Session
7:00 PM - Council Chambers, City Hall, 11th Floor
 
Prayer
Prayer to be offered by Reverend John Gray, Union Mission Ministries, followed by the Pledge of Allegiance.
 
Public Hearings
 
PH-1
Matter of a public hearing scheduled this day under the State law, public notice having been inserted in the local press by the City Clerk, to hear comments on approving a Lease Agreement with Friends of the Pagoda and Oriental Garden Foundation for the lease of city owned property located at 265 W. Tazewell Street.

 (PASSED BY AT THE DECEMBER 12, 2017 AND JANUARY 9, 2018 MEETINGS)
 
PH-2
PUBLIC HEARING scheduled this day under the State law, public notice having been inserted in the local press by the City Clerk, on the application of the City Planning Commission to amend the City’s General Plan, Planorfolk2030, SO AS TO revise actions and character districts and to adopt the Coastal Character District Pattern Book in support of a new Zoning Ordinance.
 
PH-3
PUBLIC HEARING scheduled this day under the State law, public notice having been inserted in the local press by the City Clerk, on the application of the City Planning Commission to adopt a new Zoning Ordinance and to repeal the existing Zoning Ordinance for the City of Norfolk. Read more on the Zoning Ordinance.
 
PH-4
PUBLIC HEARING scheduled this day under the State law, public notice having been inserted in the local press by the City Clerk, to hear comments authorizing the issuance and sale by the City of Norfolk, Virginia, of up to $85,000,000 in water revenue bonds.
 
Consent Agenda
ALL MATTERS LISTED UNDER THE CONSENT AGENDA WILL BE ENACTED BY ONE MOTION IN THE FORM LISTED. IF DISCUSSION IS DESIRED ON ANY ITEM, IT WILL BE REMOVED FROM THE CONSENT AGENDA AND CONSIDERED SEPARATELY.
 
C-1
Letter from the City Manager and an Ordinance entitled, An Ordinance accepting a $896,000.00 grant from the Virginia Department of Transportation FY 2018 Transportation Alternatives Program to the City for the Fort Norfolk phase of the Elizabeth River Trail Project and for the Granby Street Bike Lane Project, appropriating and authorizing the expenditure of the grant funds and authorizing the expenditure of up to $224,000.00 in local matching funds to support the projects.
 
C-2
Letter from the City Manager and an Ordinance entitled, An Ordinance accepting $7,030.00 from the Virginia Department of Criminal Justice for the purchase of Naloxone for use by the Norfolk Police Department and appropriating and authorizing the expenditure of the funds for the purchase Naloxone.
 
Regular Agenda
 
R-1
Letter from the City Manager and an Ordinance entitled, “An Ordinance approving the donation from the North Atlantic Treaty Organization of a gift of three road signs that acknowledge the City of Norfolk as the home of the only North American NATO Headquarters; authorizing the City Manager to accept this gift on behalf of the City of Norfolk and to execute a letter agreement detailing the donation and acceptance of the gift; and to do all things necessary to appropriately display the signs,” will be introduced in writing and read by its title.
 
R-2
Matter of an Invitation to Bid scheduled this day pursuant under State Law, public notice having been inserted in the local press by the City Clerk to accept bids for a long term Wireless Facilities Franchise Agreement, with a term of ten years with up to three renewal terms of fiver years each in the City’s right-of-way.

(PASSED BY AT THE MEETING OF JANUARY 9, 2018)
 
R-3
Letter from the City Manager and a Resolution entitled, “A Resolution authorizing the City Manager to initiate a process for the development of a plan to revitalize that area of the City comprised of the Tidewater Gardens, Young Terrace and Calvert Square communities,” will be introduced in writing and read by its title.
 
R-4
Letter from the City Manager and an Ordinance entitled, “An Ordinance accepting the conveyance of a perpetual public facilities easement by Thomas S. Carnes, Special Receiver for the Chesterfield Heights Corporation to the City of Norfolk and authorizing the City Manager to accept the Easement of behalf of the City,” will be introduced in writing and read by its title.
 
R-5
Letter from the City Manager and an Ordinance entitled, “An Ordinance permitting Jura Corporation and F.M.J Limited Partnership to encroach onto City of Norfolk property located adjacent to 952 W. 21st Street with an existing parking area,” will be introduced in writing and read by its title.
 
R-6
Letter from the City Manager and an Ordinance entitled, “An Ordinance to amend and reordain Chapter 2 of the Norfolk City Code, 1979 SO AS TO add a new article numbered XIX entitled the Mayor’s Advisory Commission on Climate Change Mitigation and Adaptation,” will be introduced in writing and read by its title.