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Natchitoches City Council will have a pre-council meeting beginning at 5:00 p.m. and ending at 5:30 p.m. to discuss non-agenda items. The City Council meeting will begin promptly at 5:30 p.m. on the second and fourth Monday of each month and will be reserved to only items on the Agenda. The public is invited to both the pre-council meetings and council meetings with the understanding that items not on the agenda will not be discussed at the scheduled council meetings, but the public is welcome to discuss any topic at the pre-council meetings. The City Council Meetings are held at the Natchitoches City Council Chambers located at 716 Second Street, Natchitoches, Louisiana.
NATCHITOCHES CITY COUNCIL MEETING
AUGUST 23, 2021
A G E N D A
- CALL TO ORDER
- PLEDGE OF ALLEGIANCE
- READING AND APPROVAL OF THE MINUTES OF AUGUST 9, 2021
- SPECIAL RECOGNITION: Daryl “Sweetie” Walker – 1st Place Winner Central City BBQ Team.
- SPECIAL RECOGNITION: Track and Field Participants at the 2021 AAU National
- ORDINANCES – FINAL:
#042 Petite Ordinance Authorizing The Mayor Of The City Of Natchitoches, Ronnie Williams, To Execute A Lease In Favor Of The Louisiana Agricultural Finance Agency, Of That Property Located In The Natchitoches Regional Airport, Described As Lot 10, And Further Providing For Advertising Of The Lease And An Effective Date.
#072 Elie Resolution Authorizing The Mayor To Approve The Capital Improvement Plan (CIP)For Financial Assistance From The State Of Louisiana DOTD, Division of Aviation For The Natchitoches Regional Airport.
#073 Nielsen Resolution Authorizing The Mayor To Advertise For Bids For Liquid Chlorine For The Water Treatment Plant (Bid No. 0643)
#074 Smith Resolution Authorizing The Mayor To Advertise For Bids For Caustic Soda For The Water Treatment Plant (Bid No. 0642)
#075 Harrington Resolution Approving A Temporary Site License With New Cingular Wireless PCS And Authorizing The Mayor Of The City Of Natchitoches, Ronnie Williams, Jr., To Execute Same On Behalf Of The City Of Natchitoches, Louisiana.
#076 Petite Resolution Confirming The Mayor’s Appointment For Chief of Police For The City Of Natchitoches.
#077 Nielsen Resolution Authorizing Mayor Ronnie Williams, Jr., To Hire Carollo Engineers, MAVA Engineering, LLC, EJES Inc., And Shuler Consulting Company For Grant Application Submitted To The Louisiana Division Of Administration For Funding Under Water Sector Program.
#078 Harrington Resolution Of The City Of Natchitoches, State Of Louisiana, Providing For The Creation Of A Master Plan For The Economic Development Of The City Of Natchitoches In Cooperation With The Parish Of Natchitoches, To The Extent The Parties Are Able To Agree Upon A Cost-Sharing Structure For The Implementation Thereof, And Providing For Other Matters In Connection Therewith.
- UPDATE – Merchant McIntyre & Associates, LLC
- FINANCIAL REPORT – Debbie Miley
- The next scheduled City Council meeting will be Monday, September 13, 2021.
- The City of Natchitoches offices will be closed on Friday, September 3, 2021 for Employee Appreciation Day and Monday, September 6, 2021 in honor of Labor Day.
NOTICE TO THE PUBLIC
In accordance with the Americans with Disabilities Act, if you need special assistance, please contact the City Clerk’s Office at (318) 352-2772 describing the assistance that is necessary. If you wish to address the Council, please complete the “Request to Address City Council” form located on the entrance table.