A G E N D A

REGULAR MEETING OF MAYOR AND COUNCIL OF SEPTEMBER 6, 2011

 

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 and Council of August 15, 2011

2. Regular Meeting of Mayor and Council of August 15, 2011

3. Special Meeting of Mayor and Council of August 18, 2011

 

VI.         Comment Period by Public

 

VII.      Recess for Public Hearing

 

VIII. Open Public Hearing to receive comments on the proposed millage rate

 

SUMMARY AND BACKGROUND: This is the third public hearing required to receive comments on the proposed millage rate. The current millage rate is 13.343 mills, the proposed millage rate is 14.743 mills.

 

IX.         Close Public Hearing and reconvene meeting

 

X.           Agenda Items

 

 

 

1. Consider an Ordinance by the City Council of the City of

Forest Park to establish the final ad valorem tax millage rate for the City of Forest Park, Georgia to provide for severability; and for other purposes

 

2. Consider an Ordinance to amend the Charter of the City of Forest Park, Georgia, Section 5-11 pertaining to changing of Wards; to reflect results of 2010 Census; to provide for severability; to repeal all Ordinances and parts of Ordinances and Resolutions in conflict herewith; to provide an effective date; and for other purposes (First Reading)

 

3.    Consider an Ordinance by the City Council for the City of Forest Park, Georgia, to amend the Code of Ordinances of the City of Forest Park, Georgia, specifically Title 2, Chapter 1 Thereof, so as to add Qualifications to be eligible to run for the Office of Mayor and the Office of Council Member; to repeal all Ordinances and parts of Ordinances in conflict herewith; to provide an effective date; and for other purposes

 

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

Forest Park, Georgia, authorizing the Mayor to execute the Supplemental Agreement with the Georgia Department of Transportation for the LCI Downtown Main Street Streetscape Project STP 00004-00 (472); to provide that all other terms and conditions of the agreement, other than the time of performance and compensation and payment, shall remain the same; and for other purposes

SUMMARY AND BACKGROUND: This Ordinance is to request authorization for the Mayor to execute Supplemental Agreement No. 1 with the Georgia Department of Transportation for the LCI Downtown Main Street Streetscape project. The Original Agreement dated June 16, 2010 is modified to increase the completion time for the project and to increase construction costs associated with Change Orders for the project. All other terms and conditions of the Original Agreement shall remain the same.

 

 

 

 

 

 

5.    Consider an Ordinance by the City Council for the City of Forest park, Georgia, to create two new positions: A Facility Maintenance Coordinator in the Department of Police Services, and an Operations Officer, Emergency Medical Services; to provide for severability; to repeal all Ordinances and parts of Ordinances in conflict herewith; to provide an effective date; and for other purposes

 

XI.         Legal Matters

 

XII.       Committee Reports

 

XIII.    Comments by Governing Body

 

XIV.     Adjournment