City Council Agenda for August 9 Meeting – Tonight

Natchitoches City Council will have a pre-council meeting on Monday, Aug. 9 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.

Face masks are required for everyone during the meeting, regardless of vaccination status. Social distancing is encouraged.

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A G E N D A

CALL TO ORDER

INVOCATION

PLEDGE OF ALLEGIANCE

READING AND APPROVAL OF THE MINUTES OF JULY 26, 2021

SPECIAL RECOGNITION: Brandon Rachal signed as an undrafted free agent and will play in the Summer League as a member of the Brooklyn Nets in Vegas.

ORDINANCES – FINAL:
#043 Elie Ordinance Amending The 2021-2022 Budget To Reflect Additional

Revenues And Expenditures

RESOLUTIONS:
#062 Nielsen Resolution Designating Friday, September 3, 2021 As An Official Holiday For The Employees Of The City Of Natchitoches For The Year 2021.

#063 Smith Resolution Confirming The Appointment Of Donald Forest, Sr., As The Public Works Director For The City Of Natchitoches.

#064 Nielsen Resolution Authorizing The Mayor To Advertise And Accept Bids For Renovation Of The Texas And Pacific Railroad Depot.

#065 Harrington Resolution Authorizing The Mayor To Accept And Execute A Grant Agreement From The Federal Aviation Administration For The Airport Rescue Grant Awarded To The Natchitoches Regional Airport.

#066 Elie Resolution Authorizing The Mayor To Accept And Execute A Grant Agreement From The Federal Aviation Administration To Reconstruct Runway (Runway 7-25 And Taxiway B1) Project At The Natchitoches Regional Airport.

#067 Nielsen Resolution Authorizing The Mayor To Accept And Execute A Grant Agreement From The Federal Aviation Administration To Reconstruct Taxiway (Taxiway B1) Project At The Natchitoches Regional Airport.

#068 Smith Resolution Authorizing The Mayor To Execute Change Order No. 2 To The Contract Between The City Of Natchitoches And ASB Utility For The Water Treatment System Renovations, Backwash Effluent Transfer System. (Bid No. 0626)

#069 Harrington Resolution Authorizing The Mayor To Execute A Certificate Of Substantial Completion To The Contract Between The City Of Natchitoches And ASB Utility Construction For The Water Treatment System Renovations, Backwash Effluent Transfer System (Bid No. 0626)

#070 Elie Resolution Authorizing The Execution Of An Agreement For Redistricting Services With Data Center, LLC And To Otherwise Provide With Respect Thereto.

#071 Nielsen Resolution Authorizing The Execution Of A Retainer Agreement With Beasley, Allen, Crow, Methvin, Portis & Miles, P.C.; The Gori Law Firm; Washington & Wells, LLC; Goza & Honnold, LLP; Wagstaff & Cartmell, LLP; Panish, Shea & Boyle, LLP; Baron & Budd, P.C.; And Walkup Melodia Kelly & Schoenberger, P.C. And To Otherwise Provide With Respect Thereto.

ANNOUNCEMENTS:
The next scheduled City Council meeting will be Monday, August 23, 2021.


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