A G E N D A

 

REGULAR MEETING OF MAYOR AND COUNCIL OF JULY 3, 2006

 

           

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.      Regular Meeting of Mayor and Council of  June 19, 2006

 

            VI.      Comment Period by Public

 

VII.         Agenda Items  

 

1.         Amendment to Retail Alcohol license for liquor, beer and wine

TIKU, Inc. D/B/A Forest Park Bottle Shop, 4467 Jonesboro Road

 

2.      Consider A Resolution by the City Council of the City of   

Forest Park authorizing the Mayor to execute License Agreements with the Southern Crescent Swim League for the use of the Indoor Pool and Gym to conduct a swim meet at a rate of twenty five dollars ($25) per hour; to provide for severability; to provide an effective date and for other purposes

 

SUMMARY AND BACKGROUND:  The Southern Crescent Swim League is requesting the use of Forest Park Indoor Pool and Gym to conduct the League Championship Meet.  The Meet will be held on Saturday, July 15th, 8 a.m.- 4 p.m.  The League consists of eight teams from Clayton, Henry and Fayette Counties.  Approximately 300 swimmers. This License Agreement is a revocable license agreement and specifications for the use of City of Forest Park facilities and vending concessions and includes liability insurance, general release, indemnification and hold harmless provisions.

 

3.      Ordinance by the City Council of the City of Forest Park 

authorizing  the Mayor execute an Agreement with the JAG for an Edward Byrne Memorial Justice Assistance Grant, 2006-f4537-ga-dj award year 2006 in the amount of fourteen thousand, nine hundred and ninety one dollars to be added into the budget of the Police Department, to provide an effective date; and for other purposes

 

SUMMARY AND BACKGROUND: The Forest Park Police Department has been offered an Edward Byrne Memorial Justice Assistance Grant for award year 2006  in the amount of fourteen thousand, nine hundred and ninety one dollars.  The primary purpose of this grant is to help equip the Forest Park Police Training Unit, which is a unit designed to better train officers to provide the best trained law enforcement officers for the citizens of the City of Forest Park.

 

4.      Consider a Resolution by the City Council for the City of

Forest Park, to authorize the donation of Surplus Cell phones to the Battered Women’s Association and the Senior Citizens; to provide for severability; to repeal all resolutions and parts of resolutions in conflict herewith; to provide an effective date; and for other purposes

 

SUMMARY AND BACKGROUND:  Forest Park City Council voted to declare certain city property including cell phone surplus with Resolution 06-25 and 06-34.  The Police Department request authorization to donate surplus cell phones to Senior Citizens.  Service for the phones has been terminated and the phones are only capable of calling 911 in case of an emergency.  This resolution request authorization to donate surplus cell phones to the groups identified above.    

 

5.      Consider an Ordinance to extend the Moratorium for up to an Additional ninety days on the acceptance of applications for the permitting of, and on the permitting of, “PLACES OF ASSEMBLY”, as defined herein, within the “DOWNTOWN FOREST PARK AREA”, as defined herein; to provide for the purposes of the Moratorium, to provide for findings of fact, to provide for the imposition of the Moratorium and for the duration of the Moratorium; to provide for an appeal process; to provide for severability; to provide an effective date; to repeal all ordinances and parts of ordinances in conflict herewith to the extent of such conflict; and for other purposes

 

SUMMARY AND BACKGROUND:  This Ordinance extends the current Moratorium on permits for places of assembly in the downtown area of the City for an additional ninety days.        

                       

VIII.      Legal Matters

 

IX.             Committee Reports

 

X.                 Comments by Governing Body

 

XI.             Adjournment