City Council agenda for Dec. 13

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                                                                                                                                                                                                   NATCHITOCHES CITY COUNCIL MEETING

December 13, 2021

5:30 P.M.

 

A G E N D A

 

  1. CALL TO ORDER

 

  1. INVOCATION

 

  1. PLEDGE OF ALLEGIANCE

 

  1. READING AND APPROVAL OF THE MINUTES OF NOVEMBER 22, 2021

 

  1. UPDATE ON HOPEVILLE APARTMENTS

 

  1. PLANNING & ZONING – INTRODUCTION:

#061   Nielsen                       Ordinance Amending Ordinance No. 64 Of 2001 By Changing

Zoning Classification Of Property Described As Follows:

 

Lots, 2, 3,4 5, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, Block “E” Of Keegan Addition, Less 2,271 Square Feet To Highway Department And Lot 5, Block “E” Of Keegan Addition, Less 797.6 Square Feet To Highway Department. (Corner Of East 5th And Keyser Ave.)

 

 

 

  1. ORDINANCES – FINAL:

#059    Petite              Ordinance Approving An Amendment To That Lease Entered Into With The United States Government For The Lease All Or A Portion Of The Property Located At 607 Trudeau Street/Depot Street And 720 Sixth Street, Natchitoches, Louisiana, And Authorizing The Execution Of The Lease Amendment By The Mayor, Ronnie Williams, Jr., After Due Compliance With The Law, And Further Providing For Advertising Of The Lease Amendment And An Effective Date.

 

  1. ORDINANCES – INTRODUCTION:

#060    Nielsen          Ordinance Approving The Acquisition Of A Tract Of Land Situated In Section 10, Township 8 North, Range 7 West, From Elizabeth S. Arthur, Et Al, For The Total Consideration Of Eighty Three Thousand Dollars, Authorizing The Mayor Of The City Of Natchitoches, Ronnie Williams, To Execute A Cash Sale Deed On Behalf Of The City For The Acquisition Of The Tract And To Execute Any And All Other Related Documents That Might Be Necessary And Proper, To Provide For Advertising, And A Savings Clause.

 

 

 

 

  1. RESOLUTIONS:

#102   Smith              Resolution Of The City Of Natchitoches, State Of Louisiana, Approving The Execution Of An Assignment Agreement Assigning The Interests Of JBL Communications, LLC DBA V1fiber To Neo Network Development, Inc. In The Instrument Titled Memorandum Of Understanding Between The City Of Natchitoches And JBL Communications, LLC DBA V1fiber, And Authorizing The Mayor Of The City Of Natchitoches, Ronnie Williams, Jr. To Execute Same.

 

#103  Elie                              Resolution Authorizing The Mayor To Enter Into A Contract With Employers Risk Management Services As The Workers Compensation Third Party Administrator For The City Of Natchitoches

 

#104  Harrrington     Resolution Authorizing The Mayor To Execute An Agreement With The Louisiana Department Of Transportation And Development (LADOTD) For Agricultural Apron –  Phase I (Design)

 

#105  Petite                  Resolution Appointing The Finance Director For The City Of  Natchitoches

 

#106   Smith                          Resolution Authorizing To Execute An Intergovernmental Agreement (IGA) Between Natchitoches Parish Fire Protection District 6, A Political Subdivision Of Natchitoches Parish In Louisiana (“Grantee”), And The Following: The City OfNatchitoches, By And Through Its Fire Department; Natchitoches Parish Fire Protection District 1; Natchitoches Parish Fire Protection District 2; Natchitoches Parish Fire Protection District 3; Natchitoches Parish Fire Protection District 4; Natchitoches Parish Fire Protection District 5; Natchitoches Parish Fire Protection District 7; Natchitoches Parish Fire Protection District 8; Natchitoches Parish Fire ProtectionDistrict 9; Natchitoches Parish Fire Protection District 10

#107  Elie                   Resolution In Support For A Grant Application Submitted To FEMA For The Assistance To Firefighters Grant (AFG) Program For Personal Protective Equipment

 

#108  Harrington                  Resolution Authorizing The Mayor To Enter Into A Contract With Midwest Employers Casualty Company For The Workers’ Compensation Excess Coverage Policy For The City Of Natchitoches

 

  1. ANNOUNCEMENTS:

The next scheduled City Council meeting will be

                                                   January 10, 2022.

 

There will not be a City Council meeting on Monday,       December 27, 2021.

 

The City of Natchitoches offices will be closed Thursday, December 23rd, Friday, December 24, 2021 for the Christmas Holidays and Thursday, December 30, 2021 & Friday, December 31, 2021 for New Years.

 

  1. ADJOURNMENT:

 

 

 

 

NOTICE TO THE PUBLIC

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