Natchitoches City Council will have a pre-council meeting on Monday, June 27 beginning at 5 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.
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A G E N D A
CALL TO ORDER
PLEDGE OF ALLEGIANCE
READING AND APPROVAL OF THE MINUTES OF JUNE 13, 2022.
SPECIAL GUEST: Sarah Troncale – Louisiana National Guard, Youth Challenge
ORDINANCES – FINAL:
#037 Harrington Ordinance Authorizing The Mayor Of The City Of Natchitoches, Ronnie Williams, To Execute A Lease With Option To Purchase For The Lease And Eventual Purchase Of Tract Located At 1608 Texas Street, From John Barry Guillet, Said Lease Providing For A Three Year Term With An Option To Purchase At Any Time During The Term Of The Lease, To Provide For Advertising, And A Savings Clause.
#038 Petite A Third Supplemental Bond Ordinance Authorizing The Issuance By The City Of Natchitoches, State Of Louisiana Of Its Taxable Utilities Revenue Bonds, Series 2022, In An Amount Not To Exceed Nine Hundred Thirty-Five Thousand Dollars ($935,000), Prescribing The Form, Terms And Conditions Of Said Bonds; Providing For The Payment Thereof; Entering Into Certain Other Covenants And Agreements In Connection With The Security And Payment Of Said Bonds; Selling Said Bonds To The Clean Water State Revolving Fund; Authorizing The Execution Of A Loan And Pledge Agreement And Other Loan Documents With The Louisiana Department Of Environmental Quality; Providing For The Delivery Of The Bonds To Said Department; And Providing For Other Matters In Connection Therewith.
#039 Harrington Ordinance To Designate Funds From The American Rescue Plan For Use By The City Of Natchitoches To Provide Funding For Infrastructure Improvements And To Otherwise Provide With Respect Thereto.
ORDINANCE – INTRODUCTION:
#040 Nielsen Ordinance Amending the 2022 – 2023 Budget To Reflect Additional Revenues and Expenditures.
#056 Smith Resolution Approving A Temporary Site License With New Cingular Wireless PCS And Authorizing The Mayor Of The City Of Natchitoches, Ronnie Williams, Jr., To Execute Same On Behalf Of The City Of Natchitoches, Louisiana.
#057 Elie Resolution Authorizing The Mayor To Enter Into A Contract With BXS Insurance For The Travelers Insurance Group Casualty Package Insurance Renewal Effective June 30, 2022 Through June 30, 2023.
#058 Nielsen Resolution Authorizing The Mayor To Execute Change Order No. 2 To The Contract Between The City Of Natchitoches And Williams Equipment Services, LLC, For FY 2021-22 Phase 1 Street Rehabilitation (BID NO. 0641)
#059 Petite Resolution Of The City Of Natchitoches, State Of Louisiana, Providing For The Support Of The Economic Development In The Western Areas Of The City Of Natchitoches In Cooperation With The Natchitoches Industrial Development Board, The Proposed Texas Street Economic Development District, Or Such Other Special Districts As May Be Created By The City Of Natchitoches From Time To Time, Subject To The Approval Of The Governing Authorities Of Any Such Boards Or Districts, And Providing For Other Matters In Connection Therewith.
#060 Smith Resolution Appointing The City Attorney And Assistant City Attorneys For The City Of Natchitoches.
#061 Elie Resolution Appointing Members To The City Planning Commission For The City Of Natchitoches.
The next scheduled City Council meeting will be Monday, July 11, 2022.
The Offices of the City of Natchitoches will be CLOSED Monday, July 4, 2022 in honor of Independence Day.