The City of Norfolk

CITY COUNCIL
AGENDA
TUESDAY, DECEMBER 11, 2018

 
Worksession Agenda
4:30 PM City Hall - 10th Floor Conference Room
 
Agenda Overview
Douglas L. Smith, City Manager
 
Florence After-Action Report
Jim Redick, Director, Emergency Operations Center
 
E-Scooters Recommendation
Jessica Dennis, Management Analyst
 
City Council Calendar
Douglas L. Smith, City Manager
 
Recycling Update
Richard Broad, Director of Public Works
 
Dinner & Closed Session
  • Real Estate Matters
 
Announcement of Meeting
 
Formal Session
7:00 PM - Council Chambers, City Hall, 11th Floor
 
Prayer
Prayer to be offered by Reverend Canon Win Lewis, Christ & St. Luke’s Episcopal Church, followed by the Pledge of Allegiance.
 
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, on the application of the City Planning Commission, for a Zoning Text Amendment to Sections 2.3.5, “Board of Zoning Appeals Procedure,” 2.4.11, “Variance (Zoning),” 5.11.9, “Small Cell Facility,” and 7.6, “Remedies and Penalties,” of the Norfolk Zoning Ordinance to modify the grounds for granting variances, maximum penalties for ongoing zoning violations, and regulations for wireless communication infrastructure to reflect changes made in state law.
 
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, for a Zoning Text Amendment to Section 3.6.11, “Principal, Accessory, and Temporary Use Table for Historic and Cultural Conservation Base Zoning Districts” of the Norfolk Zoning Ordinance to allow “School, Secondary” in the HC-G1 (Ghent Historic and Cultural Conservation) District by Conditional Use Permit.
 
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 Little Creek Marina, LLC, for a closure of a certain parcel of land at the eastern section of Bath Street from Pretty Lake Avenue, southwesterly to the eastern branch of Little Creek and a portion of the western portion of Bath Street, from the eastern branch of Little Creek.
 
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 Monument Development Seventeen, LLC, for a change of zoning from MF-NS (Multi-Family-Neighborhood-Scale) and Park Place NRO (Neighborhood Resilience Overlay) to Conditional C-N (Neighborhood Commercial) District at 117-123 W. 26th Street.
 
PH-5
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 a Lease Agreement with Scotland Farms, LLC for the Lease of City owned property located at 456 Harrell Road in the City of Chesapeake.
 
PH-6
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 Purchase and Sale Agreement between the City of Norfolk, as seller, and Unity Properties, LLC, as purchaser, and authorizing the conveyance of real property located at 815, 819, 823, 825, 827, and 829 Park Avenue and 1513 Bond Street.
 
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 granting a Conditional Use Permit authorizing the sale of alcoholic beverages for off-premises consumption at an establishment named “Aldi” on property located at 1050 North Military Highway.
 
C-2
Letter from the City Manager and an Ordinance entitled, An Ordinance granting a Conditional Use Permit authorizing the sale of alcoholic beverages for off-premises consumption at an establishment named “Café Stella” on property located at 116 Granby Street.
 
C-3
Letter from the City Manager and an Ordinance entitled, An Ordinance granting Conditional Use Permits to authorize the operation of a restaurant operating after 12:00 midnight and a commercial recreation center named “Circuit Social” on property located at 258 Granby Street.
 
C-4
Letter from the City Manager and an Ordinance entitled, An Ordinance granting a Conditional Use Permit to authorize the operation of a banquet hall named “Swagath Plaza” on property located at 920 North Military Highway.
 
C-5
Letter from the City Manager and an Ordinance entitled, An Ordinance granting a Conditional Use Permit authorizing the sale of alcoholic beverages for off-premises consumption at an establishment named “The Veil Brewing Company” on property located at 2314 Colonial Avenue.
 
C-6
Letter from the City Manager and an Ordinance entitled, An Ordinance permitting Monument Development Ten, LLC to encroach into the right-of-way at 201-209 W. 25th Street with an egress entry door with awning and two egress entry doors with concrete stoops and stairs.
 
C-7
Letter from the City Manager and an Ordinance entitled, An Ordinance permitting Monument Development Ten, LLC to encroach into the right-of-way at 226-228 W. 24th Street with an awning and out-swinging door.
 
C-8
Letter from the City Manager and an Ordinance entitled, An Ordinance permitting Monument Development Ten, LLC to encroach into the right-of-way at 2301 Omohundro Avenue with multiple egress doors.
 
C-9
Letter from the City Manager and an Ordinance entitled, An Ordinance permitting SC Royster, LLC to encroach into the rights-of-way of Granby Street and City Hall Avenue at 201 Granby Street with a canopy and two signs.
 
C-10
Letter from the City Manager and an Ordinance entitled, An Ordinance accepting a $32,557 from the Commonwealth of Virginia, Department of Environmental Quality Grant for Litter Prevention, Recycling, and Environmental Educational Programs and appropriating and authorizing the expenditure of the grant funds for these programs.
 
C-11
Letter from the City Manager and an Ordinance entitled, An Ordinance accepting a $741,924 grant from the Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention and the Department of Justice for the 2018 Second Chances Act Addressing the needs of Incarcerated Parents with Minor Children Program and appropriating and authorizing the expenditure of the funds for the program by the Norfolk Sheriff’s Office.
 
C-12
Letter from the City Manager and an Ordinance entitled, An Ordinance to amend and reordain Sections 25-646, 649 and 654 of the Norfolk City Code, 1979, SO AS TO add one new speed limit, one new right turn on red prohibition, and eleven new stop intersections.
 
C-13
Letter from the City Manager and an Ordinance entitled, An Ordinance granting a Conditional Use Permit to authorize a secondary school on property located at 739 Yarmouth Street.
 
Regular Agenda
 
R-1
Letter from the City Manager and an Ordinance entitled, “An Ordinance approving a right of entry permitting Colston Jones to go upon and use certain City owned properties numbered and designated as 1351 and 1371 Hanson Avenue for multiple dates for a Cyclocross competition event,” will be introduced in writing and read by its title.
 
R-2
Letter from the City Manager and an Ordinance entitled, “An Ordinance approving a Twelfth Lease Amendment between St. Paul Associates, L.L.L.P, as Lessor, and the City of Norfolk, as Lessee, by which the City renews its Lease for those certain premises located in the St. Paul Office Building at 125 St. Paul’s Boulevard designated as Suite 200 and releases Suite 205 as part of the leased premises; authorizing the City Manager to execute the amendment on behalf of the City of Norfolk; and authorizing the expenditure of a sum of up to $8,082.84 from funds heretofore appropriated to cover the rent payments for the remainder of the fiscal year 2018-2019,” will be introduced in writing and read by its title.
 
R-3
Letter from the City Manager and a Resolution entitled, “A Resolution approving the exercise by the Norfolk Redevelopment and Housing Authority of powers conferred by the Virginia Housing Authorities Law, Chapter 1, Title 36 of the Code of Virginia of 1950, as amended, in conjunction with the issuance of Revenue Bonds in the amount of up to $250,000,000 the proceeds of which will be loaned to Fort Norfolk Retirement Community, Inc. (The ‘Applicant’), to assist the Applicant in financing the expansion and renovation of Harbor’s Edge Continuing Care Retirement Community located at One Colley Avenue, Norfolk, Virginia, and financing certain related costs and reserves and upon which the City shall not have any payment obligation,” will be introduced in writing and read by its title.
 
R-4
Letter from the City Manager and an Ordinance entitled, “An Ordinance approving a right of entry Agreement permitting the New Hope Church of God in Christ to go upon and use certain City owned property numbered and designed as 616, 618 and 620 W. 35th Street,” will be introduced in writing and read by its title.