A G E N D A

 

REGULAR MEETING OF MAYOR AND COUNCIL OF DECEMBER 7, 2009

 

                       

           

I.                   Call to Order – 7:00 p.m. – Mayor Corine Deyton

 

II.               Invocation

 

III.            Pledge of Allegiance

 

IV.             Roll Call

 

V.                Approval of Minutes  

 

1.      Work Session of Mayor and Council of  November 16, 2009

2.      Regular Meeting of Mayor and Council of November 16, 2009

 

VI.             Comment Period by Public

 

VII.         Recess for Public Hearing

 

VIII.      Open Public Hearing to receive comments with regard to the proposed amendment to the zoning Ordinance

 

                        SUMMARY AND BACKGROUND:  At issue, is an ordinance to amend the Zoning Ordinance of the City of Forest Park, by adding a new Article “L” to be entitled “Forest Park Main Street Overlay District” so as to prescribe new district design guidelines.  The subject ordinance, also amends the zoning map by creating and establishing an overlay district.  The area includes Main Street and Forest parkway between West Street and Jonesboro Road, Jonesboro Road between Marie Street and Forest Parkway and nearby side streets within the area.  The Planning and Zoning Board (Planning Commission) held a public hearing on this issue on November 18, 2009 at 7:30 p.m. in the Agnes B. Bateman Community Development Building and subsequently voted unanimously to recommend the approval of the subject ordinance.

 

IX.             Close Public Hearing

 

X.                 Open Public Hearing to receive comments with regard to an ordinance to comprehensively amend and revise the City’s existing ordinance providing for the licensing and regulation of adult entertainment establishments in the City, Title 9, Chapter 12 of the City’s Code of Ordinances

 

XI.             Close Public Hearing and reconvene meeting

 

XII.          Agenda Items

 

                                    Renewal of retail alcohol license for beer and wine

 

                        1.  Ekta Agencies International, Inc. D/B/A Shell Food Mart,

                             4209 Jonesboro Road, no exceptions noted

 

                        2.  SeanKwik Way, Inc. D/B/A Shell Food Mart, 4806 Jonesboro                                Road, no exceptions noted

 

3.      Clipper Petroleum, Inc. D/B/A Circle M Food Shop #57, 4950 Old Dixie Highway, no exceptions noted

 

4.      Teeko Investments, Inc. D/B/A Jonesboro Food Mart, 4700 Jonesboro Road, Suite A, no exceptions noted

 

5.      Naeem Inc. D/B/A Clayton Express, 4233 Thurmond Road, no exceptions noted

 

6.      SNZ, Inc. D/B/A Chevron Food Mart, 4441 Jonesboro Road, no exceptions noted

 

                                    Renewal of retail alcohol license for beer only

 

7.      Carniceria El Progreso, El Progreso #4, 4095 Jonesboro Road, no exceptions noted

 

                        8.  Carniceria Garcias #5, Inc. D/B/A Carniceria Garcias #5,

                             4460 Jonesboro Road, no exceptions noted

 

 

9.  Consider an Ordinance by the City Council for the City of

     Forest Park, to authorize the acquisition and purchase of        

     Certain Real Estate in the City for a purchase price of less  

     than the appraised value; to provide for temporary funding of

     said purchase from the General fund of the City; to provide

     for reimbursement to the General Fund from funds received

     from the “SPLOST” tax in 2009; to provide for severability; to

     repeal all Ordinances and parts of Ordinances in conflict

     herewith; to provide an effective date; and for other purposes

 

10.Consider an Ordinance to amend the Zoning Ordinance of

     the City of Forest Park, Georgia by adding a new Article “L” to be entitled “Forest Park Main Street Overlay District,” so as to prescribe new district design guidelines; to repeal conflicting ordinances; and for other purposes

 

11.Consider an Ordinance by the City Council for the City of  Forest Park, to amend Title 9, Chapter 12 of the Code of Ordinances of the City pertaining to the regulation and licensing of adult entertainment establishments, by repealing the existing Title 9, Chapter 12, and substituting in lieu thereof a new Title 9, Chapter 12 to provide for the comprehensive regulation and licensing of adult entertainment establishments in the City; to provide for severability; to repeal all Ordinances and parts of ordinances in conflict herewith; to provide an effective date; and for other purposes

 

12.Consider an Ordinance by the City Council for the City of Forest Park, Georgia, to repeal certain portions of Section 9-2-2- of the Code of Ordinances of the City pertaining to residency requirements for obtaining a City License for the retail sale of liquor by the package; to maintain all other applicable regulations and prohibitions on such sales; to provide for severability; to repeal all Ordinances and parts of Ordinances in conflict herewith; to provide an effective date; and for other purposes

 

                        13. Consider a Resolution by the Mayor and City Council of

                               Forest Park, Georgia to apply for HUD funding through the         Community Development Block Grant Program (CDBG) for Curb and Gutter, Sidewalks, and Storm Water piping on various streets in the Sidewalks to Schools, Phase I and Phase II projects, realignment of Lake Drive and Main Street, replacement of the Recreation Building Roof and replacement of Community Buildings 3 & 4 with one large facility and to accept the HUD funding through the CDBG Program once it becomes available and for other lawful purposes

 

                              SUMMARY AND BACKGROUND:  This resolution is requesting authorization for the City of Forest Park to apply for HUD funding through the Community Development Block Grant program to various projects and to accept the funding once it becomes available.

                             

XIII.      Legal Matters

 

XIV.       Committee Reports

 

XV.           Comments by Governing Body

 

XVI.       Adjournment