Agenda for January 13 City Council Meeting – TONIGHT WITH TIME CHANGE

Natchitoches City Council will have a pre-council meeting on Monday, January 13 beginning at 4:30 p.m. and ending at 5:00 p.m. to discuss non-agenda items. The City Council meeting will begin promptly at 5:00 p.m. 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 Council Chambers at 716 Second Street, Natchitoches, Louisiana. The newly renovated Natchitoches Council Chambers are located at 716 Second Street.

PROCLAMATIONS:

#002 Batiste Proclamation Declaring Martin Luther King, Jr., Day.

PLANNING & ZONING – INTRODUCTION:

#005 Harrington Ordinance Amending Ordinance No. 64 Of 2001 By Changing

Zoning Classification Of Property Described As Follows:

Lot Containing 1.132 Acres – Described As Situated In Block 10 Of Jacob Lieber Subdivision, No. 6 As Shown On Plat Recorded In Conveyance Book 614, Page 671, from R-3 Residence Multiple Family to R-3 Residence Multiple Family, Special Exception to operate Save the Children Head Start. (1504 Gold St.)

#006 Morrow Ordinance Amending Ordinance No. 64 Of 2001 By Changing

Zoning Classification Of Property Described As Follows:

Lot East Side Williams Avenue, 75 Feet Front By 371 Feet – 4 Inches, North By Corley And Thomas, West By Street, South By Lilly, from R-1 Residential to R-1 Residential, Special Exception to operate a Bed & Breakfast. (219 Williams Ave.)

2019 – ORDINANCES – FINAL:

053 Nielsen Ordinance Approving The Acquisition Of A Tract Of Land Situated In Section 81, Township 9 North, Range 7 West, From Bruce Family Holdings, L.L.C., For The Consideration Of Eight Thousand Dollars, Authorizing The Mayor Of The City Of Natchitoches, Lee Posey, 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.

#054 Mims Ordinance Approving The Acquisition Of A Tract Of Land Situated In Section 81, Township 9 North, Range 7 West, From Waymon W. Ham, Jr. And Rose Ham, For The Consideration Of Eight Thousand Five Hundred Dollars, Authorizing The Mayor Of The City Of Natchitoches, Lee Posey, 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.

#056 Nielsen Ordinance Restating The Policy Of The City Of Natchitoches Regarding Sick Leave And To Amend And Reenact The Personnel Policies Manual Of The City Of Natchitoches To Amend The Section Entitled “Sick Leave”, Providing For Advertising, Further Providing For Severability, And Further Providing For A Repealer And Effective Date Of Ordinance.

#057 Morrow Ordinance Authorizing The Mayor Of The City Of Natchitoches To Award The Bid For Caustic Soda For The Water Treatment Plant (Bid No. 0622)

#058 Morrow Ordinance Approving The Exercise Of An Option To Repurchase Or In The Alternative An Extension Of The Option To Repurchase In Favor Of The City Of Natchitoches To Repurchase A 15.0 Acre Tract Of Land In Section 74, Township 9 North, Range 7 West, From Ledet’s Louisiana Seafood, L.L.C., And Authorizing The Mayor, Lee Posey, To Exercise The Option To Repurchase And Repurchase The Property, Or In The Alternative Execute An Extension Of Option And Any Other Documents That May Be Necessary, And To Provide For Advertising.

#059 Harrington Ordinance Approving The Acquisition Of A Tract Of Land Situated In Section 138, Township 9 North, Range 7 West, From Chester Corley, For The Total Consideration Of Three Hundred Thousand Seven Hundred Three Dollars, Authorizing The Mayor Of The City Of Natchitoches, Lee Posey, 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.

2020 ORDINANCES – INTRODUCTION:

#002 Harrington Ordinance Approving The Acquisition Of The Hanger Located On Lot 3 Of The Natchitoches Regional Airport From Harold G. Foster And Laurie M. Berry, For The Consideration Of Thirteen Thousand Dollars, Authorizing The Mayor Of The City Of Natchitoches, Lee Posey, To Execute A Cash Sale Deed On Behalf Of The City For The Acquisition Of The Hanger And To Execute Any And All Other Related Documents That Might Be Necessary And Proper, To Provide For Advertising, And A Savings Clause.

#003 Nielsen Ordinance Amending Ordinance Number 042 Of 2019 Which Said Ordinance Approved The Acquisition Of A Tract Of Land Situated On The Western Right Of Way Of Sixth Street In The City Of Natchitoches, From Eagle Distributing Of Shreveport, Inc., For The Total Consideration Of Four Hundred Thousand Dollars, And Further Authorized The Mayor Of The City Of Natchitoches, Lee Posey, 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.

#004 Mims Ordinance Extending The City Limits Of The City Of Natchitoches Annexing Property Situated To The North And West Of The Current Corporate Limits Of The City Of Natchitoches, Located In Sections 13, 14, 125, 126, 132 And 134, Township 9 North, Range 7 West, Natchitoches Parish, Louisiana, And Adjacent To The Existing Municipal Limits Of The City Of Natchitoches, Being A Total Of 275 Acres, More Or Less, And Further Providing For The Fixing Of A Public Hearing, Advertisement, Fixing Council District For Same, Fixing Zoning Classification And Providing For An Effective Date Of The Ordinance.

#007 Harrington Ordinance Amending the 2019-2020 Budget to Reflect Additional Revenues And Expenditures.

RESOLUTIONS:

#001 Batiste A Resolution Authorizing The Mayor To Execute A Certificate Of Substantial Completion To The Contract Between The City Of Natchitoches And Delta Specialty Contractors, LLC For The New Perimeter Fence And Repair The Existing Fence At The Natchitoches Regional Airport LA DOTD Project Nos.H.014026

(Bid No. 0619)

ANNOUNCEMENTS:

The City of Natchitoches offices will be closed Monday, January 20, 2020 in honor of Martin Luther King, Jr.

The next scheduled City Council meeting will be Monday, January 27, 2020.