AMENDED

A G E N D A

 

REGULAR MEETING OF MAYOR AND COUNCIL OF APRIL 5, 2010

 

                        6:00  Work Session

                                    Discussion of Agenda Items

 

           

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 & Council of March 15, 2010

2.      Regular Meeting of Mayor & Council of March 15, 2010

3.      Special Meeting of Mayor & Council of March 24, 2010

           

VI.             Comment Period by Public

 

VII.         Recess for Public Hearing

 

VIII.      Open Public Hearing to receive comments on the draft Comprehensive Plan Partial Update.      

 

            SUMMARY AND BACKGROUND:  The purpose of the public               hearing is to transmit the Forest Park Comprehensive Plan           Partial Update to the Atlanta Regional Commission and Georgia Department of Community Affairs for review and comment.              Following the ARC and DCA review, another public hearing will be held for adoption of the final document.

 

IX.             Close Public Hearing

 

X.                 Open Public Hearing to receive comments with regard to the proposed rezoning of a parcel of property lying in Land Lot 19 of the 13th District

 

                       

 

                       

                        SUMMARY AND BACKGROUND:   The current zoning classification of the property is R-95 Single Family Residential and the petition would be to rezone the parcel to Planned Unit Development (PUD).  The property owner is Ernest W. Lee.  The rezoning is sought to utilize a portion of the property as a borrow pit (a borrow pit is an excavated pit or hole created to provide earth that can be used on another site).

 

                        The Planning and Zoning Board held a public hearing on Wednesday, March 24th and the motion to approve the petition died for lack of a second.

 

XI.             Close Public Hearing and reconvene meeting

 

XII.          Agenda items

 

1.      Swearing-In Ceremony – Teen Council

 

2.      Proclamation – Lois Collins

 

3.      Consider a Resolution of the City Council of the City of Forest Park, Georgia, authorizing the transmittal of a partial update to the City’s Comprehensive Plan to the Atlanta Regional Commission and the State of Georgia for review and comment pursuant to Georgia Local Planning requirements, Chapter 110-12-1-08, Rules of the Georgia Department of Community Affairs; to provide for an effective date; and for other purposes

 

4.      Consider a rezoning request of a parcel of property lying in Land Lot 19 of the 13th District, owned by Ernest W. Lee, from R-95 Single Family Residential to Planned Unit Development (PUD) 

 

5.      Consider a Resolution by the City Council of the City of

      Forest Park declaring certain City property, listed on         Exhibit A, to be surplus property and to provide for its proper disposal either by auction or other methods pursuant to the City’s Ordinances; and for other purposes

 

 

 

 

6.      Consider a Resolution by the City of Forest Park recognizing

      Georgia Cities Week, April 18-24, 2010 and encouraging all            citizens to support the celebration and corresponding activities

 

7.  Consider an Ordinance by the City Council of Forest Park, Georgia, to amend Title 4, Chapter 2, Article B of the Code of Ordinances of the City pertaining to Fire Prevention and Protection, and adding the requirement for Sprinkler Systems in new residential and multi-family dwellings 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

 

8.      Consider a Resolution by the City of Forest Park recognizing

      and supporting Southern Regional Medical Center’s

      Certificate of Need Application to offer Open Heart Surgery;

      to provide an effective date; and for other purposes

 

XIII.      Legal Matters

 

XIV.       Committee Reports

 

XV.           Comments by Governing Body

 

XVI.       Adjournment