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COUNCIL AGENDA 7-24-17

DRAFT MINUTES 7-10-17

ADOBE PDF COUNCIL PACK 7-24-17

COMMUNICATIONS
1.  Glinda Craigmyle, Mayor's Office memorandum re: application Military Service Club - Change of Manager from Jack Scarbrough, for Concord Café, Bldg 2501 Camp Robinson, NLR by Jason Smith.

2.  Glinda Craigmyle, Mayor's Office memorandum re: application Military Service Club - Change of Manager from Jack Scarbrough, for Rock Lounge, Bldg 5305 Camp Robinson, NLR by Jason Smith.

3.  Glinda Craigmyle, Mayor's Office memorandum re: application Post ExchangeChange of Manager from Jack Scarbrough, for AR Nat'l Guard M, W & R Fund, Inc., Bldg 5305 Camp Robinson, North Little Rock by Jason Smith.

4.  Glinda Craigmyle, Mayor's Office memorandum re: application Restaurant Mixed Drink - Replacement from Brian Biggs, for Carino's Italian Kitchen, 4221 Warden Road, by Brian Biggs.

5.  Glinda Craigmyle, Mayor's Office memorandum re: application Restaurant Mixed Drink - Change of Manager from Jeff Seymour, for Chuy's, 5105 Warden Road, by Patrick M. McCleary.

6.  Glinda Craigmyle, Mayor's Office memorandum re: application Restaurant Mixed Drink - Change of Manager from Ed Askew for Hawgz Blues Café, 5524 John F. Kennedy Blvd, by Kimberly D. Davis.

7.  Julie Fisher, Mayor’s Office email from Teresa Schultz, Passport America Campground Director Assistant, including testimonial from member.

8.  Glinda Craigmyle, Mayor’s Office memorandum re: Retail Beer off Premises – Change of Manager from Rajwinder Kaur for Super Stop Arena, 623 North Cypress, by Balbir Singh.

PRESENTATIONS
Margaret Powell – Director External Affairs – Sister City Host Families and South Korean guests.

SCHEDULED PUBLIC HEARING(S) 3 minutes
Please sign in with the City Clerk before the meeting convenes at 6:00 p.m. 
Reconvene - O-17-47 re: Adopting General Service Rules & Regulations for NLR Electric Department

CITIZENS PUBLIC COMMENT ON NUMBERED LEGISLATION 3 minutes
Please sign in with the City Clerk before the meeting convenes at 6:00 p.m.
INCLUDES ALL PUBLIC HEARINGS

UNFINISHED BUSINESS
O-17-47      Mayor Smith
Adopting General Service Rules & Regulations for the North Little Rock Electric Department
Read 3 times previously and held___Reconvene a public hearing this date

O-17-56      Mayor Smith, Aldermen Taylor and Robinson
Granting a Conditional Use to allow a Warehouse with offices in a C-4 zone for property located on Michaela Drive (applicant: D&D Sun Control – Dietz)
Adopted, returned to agenda for vote on Emergency Clause_____________

CONSENT AGENDA
None filed.

NEW BUSINESS
RESOLUTIONS
R-17-115    Mayor Smith
Appointing Debra Wood to the position previously held by Connie Woodard on the North Little Rock History Commission
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R-17-116    Mayor Smith
Approving the Financial Management Plan for transferring funds and adjusting budget amounts in the 2016 CDBG Program
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R-17-117    Mayor Smith
Declaring certain city-owned items and other equipment as surplus; providing for auction thereof
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R-17-118    Mayor Smith
Authorizing the Mayor and City Clerk to sell certain vacant property generally located west of Pike Avenue and south of the intersection of Rockwater Boulevard and Rockwater Roundabout
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R-17-119     Mayor Smith
Authorizing acceptance of a settlement offer from River City Ministries to forego a lien being placed by the City of North Little Rock against certain property currently owned by Vonda Bailey and being located at 1118 East Washington Avenue
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R-17-120    Mayor Smith
Establishing procedures for remote participation at City Council Meetings
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R-17-121    Mayor Smith
Declaring certain buildings, houses and other structures located at 4801 Alpha Street in the City of North Little Rock to constitute a public nuisance and condemning said structures; providing a period of time for property owner to abate said nuisance (owner: Keith L. Smith; Mortgage holder - Hunt Property Management LLC c/o John & Nancy Hunt)
________________________________________Convene a public hearing

R-17-122    Mayor Smith
Declaring certain buildings, houses and other structures located at 4213 Coral Street in the City of North Little Rock to constitute a public nuisance and condemning said structures; providing a period of time for property owner to abate said nuisance (owner: David Johnson Sr. and Lillie Mae Johnson)
________________________________________Convene a public hearing

R-17-123    Mayor Smith
Declaring certain buildings, houses and other structures located at 221 Laurel Street in the City of North Little Rock to constitute a public nuisance and condemning said structures; providing a period of time for property owner to abate said nuisance (owner: Jerry Brockinton Revoc Tr)
________________________________________Convene a public hearing

R-17-124    Mayor Smith
Declaring certain buildings, houses and other structures located at 1122 East Washington Avenue in the City of North Little Rock to constitute a public nuisance and condemning said structures; providing a period of time for property owner to abate said nuisance (owner: Jerry Brockinton Revoc Tr)
________________________________________Convene a public hearing

R-17-125    Mayor Smith
Certifying the amount of a clean up lien to be filed with the Pulaski County Tax Collector against certain real property located at 221 Prairie View Drive ($3,478.13)

________________________________________Convene a public hearing

R-17-126    Mayor Smith
Certifying the amount of a clean up lien to be filed with the Pulaski County Tax Collector against certain real property located at 2112 East Washington Avenue ($3,691.97)

________________________________________Convene a public hearing

R-17-127    Mayor Smith
Certifying the amount of a clean up lien to be filed with the Pulaski County Tax Collector against certain real property located 2621 East 2nd Street ($3,086.25)
________________________________________Convene a public hearing

R-17-128    Mayor Smith
Certifying the amount of a clean up lien to be filed with the Pulaski County Tax Collector against certain real property located at 1118 East Washington Avenue ($8,382.00)
________________________________________Convene a public hearing

R-17-129    Mayor Smith
Certifying the amount of a clean up lien to be filed with the Pulaski County Tax Collector against certain real property located at 210 East 18th Street ($3,325.26)
________________________________________Convene a public hearing

R-17-130    Mayor Smith
Approving and certifying amounts of liens to be filed with the Pulaski County Tax Collector against certain real properties in the City of North Little Rock, Arkansas as a result of grass cutting expenses and abatement of other nuisances
________________________________________Convene a public hearing

ORDINANCES
O-17-57      Mayor Smith
Amending the 2017 Quota Ordinance (Ordinance No. 8871) for the North Little Rock City Clerk’s Office and Code Enforcement Department
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O-17-58      Mayor Smith
Waiving formal bidding requirements for remediation of sink holes at the Burns Park ADA Playground; appropriating funds
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PUBLIC COMMENT ON NON-AGENDA ITEMS
All persons wishing to speak must have completed a public comment card and return it to the City Clerk before this meeting is convened; speakers have 3 minutes to address their topic

Respectfully submitted,
Diane Whitbey, CAMC / MMC
City Clerk and Treasurer         

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