The 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.
You may watch LIVE:
SPECIAL RECOGNITION: Natchitoches Central High School Orchestra for their outstanding performances at the 2021 WorldStrides Virtual Festival Series – 1st place Outstanding Orchestra Award, the Adjudicator Award, and Gold in the String Orchestra 3A Classification.
PLANNING & ZONING – INTRODUCTION:
#037 Petite Ordinance Amending Ordinance No. 64 Of 2001 By Changing
Zoning Classification Of Property Described As Follows:
Lot Northwest Corner Front Street & Touline Street, 194.9 Feet Front Of Front Street By 162 Feet. (506 & 512 Front St) Mayeaux’s Steak and Seafood
ORDINANCES – FINAL:
#026 Smith Ordinance Declaring Certain Buildings Unsafe And Recommending That Same Be Demolished Or Put Into Repair To Comply With The Building Code, Authorizing Notice To Be Served, Fixing Hearing Date And Appointing Curator To Represent Absentees.
#032 Harrington Ordinance Authorizing The Mayor Of The City Of Natchitoches To Award The Bid For Christmas Lighting Supplies.(BID NO. 0637)
#033 Elie Ordinance Approving The Terms And Form Of A Cooperative Endeavor Agreement Between The City Of Natchitoches And Crime Stoppers Of Natchitoches, Inc. And Authorizing The Mayor To Execute The Cooperative Endeavor Agreement (CEA) Between The City Of Natchitoches And Crime Stoppers Of Natchitoches, Inc. And Further Providing For Severability, And Further Providing For A Repealer And Effective Date Of Ordinance.
#034 Nielsen Ordinance Authorizing The City To Lease A Warehouse Located At The Southern End Of The ADM Mill Site Being Located Between Mill Street And The Railroad Right Of Way To Weyerhaeuser Trus Joist Setting The Terms And Conditions Of Same, And Authorizing The Execution Of The Lease By The Mayor, Ronnie Williams, Jr., After Due Compliance With The Law, And Further Providing For Advertising Of The Lease And An Effective Date.
#035 Harrington Ordinance Of The City Of Natchitoches, Louisiana, Approving That Instrument Titled Cooperative Endeavor Agreement Between The City Of Natchitoches And Commcare Natchitoches, Which Agreement Provides For Cost Sharing For The Installation Of Utility Infrastructure, Including Electric, Water And Sanitary Sewer, Which Improvements Will Serve The Proposed Nursing Home Facility At 781 Louisiana Highway 494, As Well As Provide For Upgrades To The Existing Infrastructure And Accommodate Future Development In The Area; Prescribing Terms And Conditions For Said Agreement, And Authorizing The Mayor Of The City Of Natchitoches, Ronnie Williams, Jr., To Execute Same, And Finally To Ratify And Affirm A Prior Resolution.
#036 Smith Ordinance Of The City Of Natchitoches, Louisiana, Ratifying And Affirming Resolution No. 007 Of 2021.
ORDINANCES – INTRODUCTION:
#038 Nielsen Ordinance Authorizing The Mayor Of The City Of Natchitoches To Award The Bid For The Runway 7-25 And Taxiway B-1 Reconstruction Project At Natchitoches Regional Airport (Bid No. 0636)
#039 Elie Ordinance Amending the 2021 – 2022 Budget To Reflect Additional Revenues and Expenditures.
#040 Harrington Ordinance Approving The Terms And Form Of A Cooperative Endeavor Agreement Between The City Of Natchitoches And Natchitoches Community Alliance Foundation, Inc. D/B/A Natchitoches Economic Development Alliance And Authorizing The Mayor To Execute The Cooperative Endeavor Agreement (CEA) Between The City Of Natchitoches And Natchitoches Economic Development Alliance Which Will Provide For A Facade Grant Program For Texas Street And Washington Street Corridors And Further Providing For Severability, And Further Providing For A Repealer And Effective Date Of Ordinance.
#041 Petite Ordinance Authorizing The Execution Of A Memorandum Of Understanding Between The City Of Natchitoches (“City”) And The Boys And Girls Clubs Of Acadiana, (“BGC), Whereby BGC Will Operate Within The Ben Johnson Auditorium Providing Educational And Recreational Programming For A Period Of Three Years, Providing For Funding From The City For BGC Programming, And Providing For Other Matters Related Thereto.
#044 Petite Resolution Fixing The Time, Day, Date And Place Of Regular Meetings Of The City Council Of The City Of Natchitoches For The Next Twelve Months.
#045 Elie Resolution Establishing Meeting Times And Places Of: Natchitoches Planning Commission, Historic District Commission, Airport Advisory Commission, and Waterworks District No.1.
#046 Nielsen Resolution Appointing Members To The City Planning Commission For the City Of Natchitoches.
#047 Smith Resolution Appointing Members To The Natchitoches Historic District Commission For The City Of Natchitoches.
#048 Harrington Resolution Appointing Stacy McQueary As Clerk Of The Council For The City Of Natchitoches.
#049 Nielsen Resolution Appointing The City Attorney And Assistant City Attorneys For The City Of Natchitoches.
#050 Petite Resolution Appointing The Auditor For The City Of Natchitoches.
#051 Elie Resolution Appointing the Fiscal Agent For The City Of Natchitoches.
#052 Nielsen Resolution Designating The Natchitoches Times As the Official Legal Journal For The City Of Natchitoches For The Next Twelve Months.
#053 Smith Resolution Authorizing The Mayor To Enter Into A Contract With Alliant Insurance Services Inc., For The One Beacon Insurance Group Casualty Package Insurance Renewal Effective June 30, 2021 Through June 30, 2022.
The next scheduled City Council meeting will be Monday, June 28, 2021.