The City of Norfolk

CITY COUNCIL
REVISED AGENDA
TUESDAY, JULY 23, 2019

 
Worksession Agenda
3:00 PM City Hall - Mayor's 10th Floor Conference Room
 
Closed Session
  • Personnel Matter
 
Worksession
5:00 PM City Hall - 10th Floor Conference Room
 
Agenda Overview
Douglas L. Smith, City Manager
 
The Railyard at Lambert's Point
George M. Homewood, Director of Planning
 
Draft City of Norfolk Property Map
Catheryn R. Whitesell, Deputy City Manager
 
Dinner & Closed Session
  • Real Estate Matter
  • Contract Negotiations
 
Announcement of Meeting
 
Formal Session
7:00 PM - Council Chambers, City Hall, 11th Floor
 
Prayer
Prayer to be offered by Chaplain Dexter Wilson, Kingdom Harvest Ministries, followed by the Pledge of Allegiance.
 
Invitation to Bid
 
IB-1
INVITATION TO BID scheduled this day under the State law, public notice having been inserted in the local press by the City Clerk to accept bids for a lease with a term of five (5) years, with the option to extend the term of the lease for up to three (3) additional periods of five (5) years each, for approximately 1,000 usable square feet of the building located at 280 Park Avenue in the City of Norfolk.
 
Public Hearings
 
PH-1
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 approving a Lease Agreement with Old Dominion University for the lease of city owned property located at 501 Boush Street.
 
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 Equity Development Corporation, for an amendment to the Future Land Use Map within the City’s General Plan, Planorfolk2030, from Institutional to Multifamily Corridor and for a change of zoning from SF-6 (Single Family) to MF-NS (Multi-Family- Neighborhood Scale on property located at 8501, 8511 Chesapeake
Boulevard and 8506 Old Ocean View Road
.
 
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 Sunset Grill, for a change of zoning from SF-T (Single Family-Traditional) to Conditional C-N (Neighborhood Commercial) and for a Conditional Use Permit to operate a restaurant with extended hours of operation on property located at 4027 Bowdens Ferry Road.
 
PH-4
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 Jason Edelman, for a change of zoning from I-L (Industrial-Light) to C-N (Neighborhood-Commercial) and for a Conditional Use Permit to operate a Bed and Breakfast on property located at 1231 Boissevain Avenue.
 
PH-5
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 Kenneth and Karen Whitley, for a change of zoning from Conditional MF-NS (Multi-Family – Neighborhood Scale) to SF-6 (Single-Family 6) on property located at 1435, 1439, 1443 Kempsville Road and 5739 and 5749 Cornick Road.
 
PH-6
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 City Planning Commission, to modify Appendix C in the Table of Contents within plaNorfolk2030 to adopt by reference A Vision for Wards Corner: Urban Development Area Plan and to modify several actions in the Land Use and Neighborhood Chapters pertaining to the Wards Corner area.
 
PH-7
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 City Planning Commission, for a Zoning Text Amendment to Section 3.9.7(J)(a) “General Standards” of the Norfolk Zoning Ordinance to clarify flood elevation requirements for equipment and ductwork.
 
PH-8
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 City Planning Commission, for a Zoning Text Amendment to Section 2.4.4 “Conditional Rezoning” of the Norfolk Zoning Ordinance to allow proffers for residential rezoning.
 
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 donation in the amount of $67,500 from the Elizabeth River Trail Foundation and appropriating and authorizing the expenditure of $67,500 from the construction of an ADA-accessible canoe/kayak launch at Plum Point Park.
 
C-2
Letter from the City Manager and an Ordinance entitled, An Ordinance permitting 10th Bay Condos, LLC to encroach into City property at 9503-9511 10th Bay Street, with a community pier with electrical services.
 
C-3
Letter from the City Manager and an Ordinance entitled, An Ordinance permitting Suzanne Cobb to encroach into the right-of-way at 1334 Milton Street with a safety handrail.
 
C-4
Letter from the City Manager and an Ordinance entitled, An Ordinance granting Natalie, L.L.C. permission to encroach into the right-of-way at 4314 Colley Avenue approximately 643 square feet for the purpose of outdoor dining and approving the terms and conditions of the Encroachment Agreement.
 
C-5
Letter from the City Manager and an Ordinance entitled, An Ordinance accepting a donation of $60,500 from the Friends of Norfolk’s Environment to be used to purchase trees and plant materials for the establishment of Living Legacy Groves at certain locations.
 
C-6
Letter from the City Manager and an Ordinance entitled, An Ordinance accepting, appropriating and authorizing the expenditure of a Grant Award of $112,316 from the Virginia Department of Behavioral Health and Developmental Services for the Norfolk Community Services Board to provide support to the Program of Assertive Treatment Team (PACT) and the individuals whom the PACT Team serves.
 
C-7
Letter from the City Manager and an Ordinance entitled, An Ordinance accepting the gift of a SONAR EMILY with associated training from the Naval Air Warfare Center Aircraft Division Patuxent River valued at $40,000.00 to support the search and rescue efforts for the inland and coastal waters of Norfolk, Virginia.
 
C-8
Letter from the City Manager and an Ordinance entitled, An Ordinance accepting, appropriating and authorizing the expenditure of the FY2020 Addiction Recovery Program Grant Award of $38,400.00 from Virginia Department of Criminal Justice Services (VDCJS), for the Norfolk Sheriff’s Office.
 
C-9
Letter from the City Manager and an Ordinance entitled, An Ordinance approving a Right of Entry and License Agreement permitting the Junior League of Norfolk-Virginia Beach to enter upon and use the school property at Little Creek Elementary School for the purpose of the “Elevate to Educate” Project.
 
C-10
Letter from the City Manager and an Ordinance entitled, An Ordinance approving a License Agreement with Zagster, Inc. for the establishment, installation, operation and maintenance of Bicycle Share Stations on public rightsof-way and on other city-owned property.
 
Regular Agenda
 
R-1
Letter from the City Manager and an Ordinance entitled, “An Ordinance approving a Lease Agreement between TM MacArthur Center L.P., as Lessor, and the City of Norfolk, as Lessee, for the lease of space number 287 within MacArthur Center for use for rotating Art Exhibits,” will be introduced in writing and read by its title.
 
R-2
Letter from the City Manager and an Ordinance entitled, “An Ordinance authorizing the issuance and sale by the City of Norfolk, Virginia, of up to $370,000,000 in General Obligation Refunding Bonds to refund earlier bond issues,” will be introduced in writing and read by its title.
 
R-3
Letter from the City Manager and an Ordinance entitled, “An Ordinance to amend and reordain Chapter 2.1 of the Norfolk City Code, 1979, SO AS TO authorize the City Manager to set minimum standards for City employment,” will be introduced in writing and read by its title.
 
R-4
Letter from the City Manager and an Ordinance entitled, “An Ordinance authorizing the City Manager to negotiate an Agreement in substantial conformity with the terms and conditions of the attached Purchase and Sale Agreement, for the purpose of purchasing certain property known as SS Westminster Avenue parcels, in the Chesterfield area of the City of Norfolk, for the Ohio Creek Watershed Improvement Project, authorizing and purchase of said property, and authorizing the expenditure of a sum of up to $11,315 for such purpose from funds heretofore appropriated,” will be introduced in writing and read by its title.
 
R-5
Letter from the City Manager and an Ordinance entitled, “An Ordinance authorizing the City Manager to negotiate an Agreement in substantial conformity with the terms and conditions of the attached Easement Purchase Agreement for the purpose of construction and maintaining a berm at 716 Filer Street, in the City of Norfolk, for the Ohio Creek Watershed Improvement Project, authorizing and purchase of said easement, and authorizing the expenditure of a sum of up to $11,200.00 for such purpose from funds heretofore appropriated,” 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 Sections 34.3-1 and 34.3-12 of the Norfolk City Code, 1979, as amended, so as to add the definition of Pedicab Tours and the fare rates allowed for Pedicab Tours,” will be introduced in writing and read by its title.
 
R-7
Letter from the City Manager and an Ordinance entitled, “An Ordinance approving a First Amendment to Lease Agreement between the City of Norfolk, as Landlord, and Granby Station Holdings, LLC, as Tenant, delaying the base rent commencement date from June 8, 2019 to December 8, 2019 and authorizing the City Manager to execute the First Amendment to Lease Agreement on behalf of the City of Norfolk,” will be introduced in writing and read by its title.
 
R-8
Letter from the City Attorney and a Resolution entitled, “A Resolution to rename the Norfolk Boxing and Fitness Center at Harbor Park, the Pernell “Sweet Pea” Whitaker Boxing and Fitness Center at Harbor Park,” will be introduced in writing and read by its title.
 
R-9
Letter from the City Manager and an Ordinance entitled, “An Ordinance approving a First Amendment to Purchase and Sale Agreement between the City of Norfolk, as Seller, and EDC Homes – The Tern, LLC, as Developer, SO AS TO approve changes to the design of the commercial building that is part of the project and authorizing the City Manager to execute the First Amendment to Purchase and Sale Agreement on behalf of the City of Norfolk,” will be introduced in writing and read by its title.