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NATCHITOCHES CITY COUNCIL MEETING
February 14, 2022
A G E N D A
1. CALL TO ORDER
3. PLEDGE OF ALLEGIANCE
4. READING AND APPROVAL OF THE MINUTES OF JANUARY 24, 2022.
#012 Elie Resolution Proclaiming The Month Of February 2022 As African American History Month In The City Of Natchitoches.
6. ORDINANCES – FINAL:
#006 Harrington Ordinance Amending The 2021-2022 Budget To Reflect Additional Revenues and Expenditures.
7. ORDINANCES – INTRODUCTION:
#008 Petite Ordinance, Upon The Recommendations Of The Finance Department, That The City Of Natchitoches Enter Into An Agricultural Lease Of A 96.82 Acre Tract, More Or Less, With Russell & Mary Edith Stacy Farms, And Authorizing The Mayor, Ronnie Williams, Jr., To Execute Said Lease On Behalf Of The City Of Natchitoches, And To Provide For Advertising.
#009 Nielsen Ordinance To Amend And Reenact Section 30-42 (C) Of The Code Of Ordinance Of The City Of Natchitoches, Which Is Located In Article Iv Of Section 30 Of The Code Of Ordinances Of The City Of Natchitoches, Entitled “Utilities” Said Amendments Being Made To Implement Changes In The Rate Schedule For Water For Industrial Users Inside The City Limits, Which New Rate Structure Has Been Proposed Following A Water Rate Study, Providing For Advertising, Further Providing For Severability, And Further Providing For A Repealer
#010 Elie An Ordinance To Designate Funds From The American Rescue Plan To The City Of Natchitoches Police Department To Otherwise Provide With Respect Thereto.
#011 Harrington Ordinance Creating The River South Commons Economic Development District, State Of Louisiana And Defining The Boundaries Thereof; Appointing Special Counsel; And Otherwise Providing With Respect Thereto.
#012 Petite An Ordinance Approving That Instrument Titled Cooperative Endeavor Agreement Between The City Of Natchitoches And Chick-Fil-A, Inc., Which Agreement Provides For Cost Sharing For The Installation Of Infrastructure, Including Traffic And Drainage, Which Improvements Will Serve The Proposed Restaurant Facility At The Corner Of E. 5th Street And Highway 494.
#013 Nielsen Resolution Approving An Amendment To Change Order No. 6 Increasing The Contract Total To Include Pavie Street For The Phase 3 Street Rehabilitation (BID NO. 0629)
#014 Harrington Resolution Authorizing The Mayor To Execute A Certificate Of Substantial Completion To The Contract Between The City Of Natchitoches And Regional Construction For Phase 3 Street Rehabilitation (Bid No. 0629)
#015 Petite Resolution Authorizing The Mayor To Advertise And Accept Bids For (1) 750 KVA 3 Phase Pad Mount Transformer (Bid No. 0645)
#016 Elie Resolution Appointing The Finance Director For The City Of Natchitoches
• The next scheduled City Council meeting will be Monday, February 28, 2022.
• The offices of the City of Natchitoches will be closed
Monday, February 21, 2022 in honor of President’s Day.
NOTICE TO THE PUBLIC
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