City Council Meeting

Tuesday, June 19, 2012, 5:30 PM
Public Safety Complex (Gainesville Justice Center)
Municipal Court Room
701 Queen City Parkway
Gainesville, GA 30501


 
INVOCATION:
 
 
PLEDGE OF ALLEGIANCE:
 
 
SPECIAL RECOGNITION:
 
Gainesville High School Girls and Boys Golf Teams
 
 
CITIZEN’S ISSUES:
 
 
CONSENT AGENDA:
 
Minutes:
  1. February 21, 2012
 
 
BUDGET HEARING:
 
Presentation of FY2013 Proposed Budget
 
Public Comments regarding proposed budget
 
Second Reading: Ordinance No. 2012-13
FY2013 Ad Valorem Tax Rate for the City of Gainesville
(Exclusive of the Gainesville Board of Education)
AN ORDINANCE OF THE MAYOR AND COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF GAINESVILLE, GEORGIA, TO FIX THE AD VALOREM TAX RATE FOR THE CITY OF GAINESVILLE, GEORGIA EXCLUSIVE OF ACTIVITIES OF THE GAINESVILLE BOARD OF EDUCATION FOR THE FISCAL YEAR 2013; AND OTHER PURPOSES.
 
First Reading:        06/05/2012
Published:        06/08/2012
Passed:  
 
Second Reading: Ordinance No. 2012-14
FY2013 Ad Valorem Tax Rate for the Gainesville Board of Education
AN ORDINANCE OF THE MAYOR AND COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF GAINESVILLE, GEORGIA, TO FIX THE AD VALOREM TAX RATE FOR THE GAINESVILLE BOARD OF EDUCATION FOR THE FISCAL YEAR 2013; AND OTHER PURPOSES.
 
First Reading:        06/05/2012
Published:        06/08/2012
Passed:  
 
Resolution AR-2012-___   Adoption of Fiscal Year 2013 Budget
 
 
GENERAL LEGISLATION:
 
Second Reading: Ordinance No. 2012-12                                               
Amend Chapter 1-6 Entitled Personnel
AN ORDINANCE TO AMEND CHAPTER 1-6 ENTITLED “PERSONNEL” OF THE CODE OF ORDINANCES OF THE CITY OF GAINESVILLE, GEORGIA; TO AMEND SECTION 1-6-50 TO ESTABLISH A MERIT PERSONNEL ADMINISTRATION IN WHICH ALL PERSONNEL MATTERS OF THE CITY SHALL BE DETERMINED SOLELY ON THE BASIS OF MERIT AND QUALIFICATIONS, WITHOUT REGARD TO RACE, COLOR, SEX, AGE, NATIONAL ORIGIN, DISABILITY OR POLITICAL AFFILIATION; TO AMEND SECTION 1-6-51 TO PROVIDE FOR THE ADOPTION OF EMPLOYEE POLICIES AND PROCEDURES; TO REPEAL CONFLICTING ORDINANCES; TO PROVIDE FOR SEVERABILITY; TO PROVIDE FOR CODIFICATION; TO PROVIDE FOR AN EFFECTIVE DATE; AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES.
 
First Reading:        06/05/2012
Published:        06/08/2012
Passed:  
 
 
RESOLUTIONS:
 
  1. BR-2012-___  Amendment to Personnel Policies and Procedures
  2. PR-2012-___  Bureau of Justice Assistance Bulletproof Vest Partnership Grant Program
FY12-13
 
 
ANNEXATION / ZONING:
 
Second Reading:  Ordinance No. 2012-15
Annex 2.3± acres at 1198 Marler Street
AN ORDINANCE ANNEXING A 2.3± ACRES TRACT LOCATED ON THE SOUTHWESTERN CORNER OF THE INTERSECTION OF MARLER STREET AND HANCOCK AVENUE (A/K/A 1198 MARLER STREET); ADJACENT TO BUT NOT NOW WITHIN THE CORPORATE LIMITS OF THE CITY OF GAINESVILLE, GEORGIA; REPEALING CONFLICTING ORDINANCES; TO PROVIDE FOR SEVERABILITY; TO PROVIDE FOR AN EFFECTIVE DATE; AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES.  (Amendment to City Limit Boundary)
 
First Reading:        06/05/2012
Published:        06/08/2012
Passed:  
 
Second Reading:  Ordinance No. 2012-16
Zone 2.3± acres at 1198 Marler Street
AN ORDINANCE AMENDING THE ZONING MAP OF THE CITY OF GAINESVILLE, GEORGIA BY ESTABLISHING THE ZONING ON A 2.3± ACRES TRACT LOCATED ON THE SOUTHWESTERN CORNER OF THE INTERSECTION OF MARLER STREET AND HANCOCK AVENUE (A/K/A 1198 MARLER STREET) AT THE TIME OF ANNEXATION AS HEAVY INDUSTRIAL (H-I); REPEALING CONFLICTING ORDINANCES; TO PROVIDE FOR SEVERABILITY; TO PROVIDE FOR AN EFFECTIVE DATE; AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES.  (Amendment to Zoning Map)
 
First Reading:        06/05/2012
Published:        06/08/2012
Passed:  
 
Second Reading:  Ordinance No. 2012-17
Annex 0.68± acres at 1868 Thompson Bridge Road
AN ORDINANCE ANNEXING A 0.68± ACRE TRACT LOCATED ON THE EAST SIDE OF THOMPSON BRIDGE ROAD, SOUTH OF ITS INTERSECTION WITH SANDRIDGE COURT (A/K/A 1868 THOMPSON BRIDGE ROAD); ADJACENT TO BUT NOT NOW WITHIN THE CORPORATE LIMITS OF THE CITY OF GAINESVILLE, GEORGIA; REPEALING CONFLICTING ORDINANCES; TO PROVIDE FOR SEVERABILITY; TO PROVIDE FOR AN EFFECTIVE DATE; AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES.  (Amendment to City Limit Boundary)
 
First Reading:        06/05/2012
Published:        06/08/2012
Passed:  
 
Second Reading:  Ordinance No. 2012-18
Zone 0.68± acres at 1868 Thompson Bridge Road
AN ORDINANCE AMENDING THE ZONING MAP OF THE CITY OF GAINESVILLE, GEORGIA BY ESTABLISHING THE ZONING ON A 0.68± ACRE TRACT LOCATED ON THE EAST SIDE OF THOMPSON BRIDGE ROAD, SOUTH OF ITS INTERSECTION WITH SANDRIDGE COURT (A/K/A 1868 THOMPSON BRIDGE ROAD) AT THE TIME OF ANNEXATION AS GENERAL BUSINESS (G-B); REPEALING CONFLICTING ORDINANCES; TO PROVIDE FOR SEVERABILITY; TO PROVIDE FOR AN EFFECTIVE DATE; AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES.  (Amendment to Zoning Map)
 
First Reading:        06/05/2012
Published:        06/08/2012
Passed:  
 
Second Reading:  Ordinance No. 2012-19
Annex 68.223± acres at 601 White Sulphur Road
AN ORDINANCE ANNEXING A 68.223± ACRES TRACT LOCATED ON THE NORTH AND SOUTH SIDE OF JESSE JEWELL PARKWAY, BETWEEN AND ACROSS FROM ITS INTERSECTION WITH LIMESTONE PARKWAY AND WHITE SULPHUR ROAD (A/K/A 601 WHITE SULPHUR ROAD); ADJACENT TO BUT NOT NOW WITHIN THE CORPORATE LIMITS OF THE CITY OF GAINESVILLE, GEORGIA; REPEALING CONFLICTING ORDINANCES; TO PROVIDE FOR SEVERABILITY; TO PROVIDE FOR AN EFFECTIVE DATE; AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES.  (Amendment to City Limit Boundary)
 
First Reading:        06/05/2012
Published:        06/08/2012
Passed:  
 
Second Reading:  Ordinance No. 2012-20
Zone 68.223± acres at 601 White Sulphur Road
AN ORDINANCE AMENDING THE ZONING MAP OF THE CITY OF GAINESVILLE, GEORGIA BY ESTABLISHING THE ZONING ON A 68.223± ACRES TRACT LOCATED ON THE NORTH AND SOUTH SIDE OF JESSE JEWELL PARKWAY, BETWEEN AND ACROSS FROM ITS INTERSECTION WITH LIMESTONE PARKWAY AND WHITE SULPHUR ROAD (A/K/A 601 WHITE SULPHUR ROAD) AT THE TIME OF ANNEXATION AS PLANNED UNIT DEVELOPMENT, WITH CONDITIONS (P-U-D-c); REPEALING CONFLICTING ORDINANCES; TO PROVIDE FOR SEVERABILITY; TO PROVIDE FOR AN EFFECTIVE DATE; AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES.  (Amendment to Zoning Map)
 
First Reading:        06/05/2012
Published:        06/08/2012
Passed:  
 
Second Reading:  Ordinance No. 2012-21
Abandon 0.39± acres unopened portion at Walker Street
AN ORDINANCE OFFICIALLY DISCONTINUING, CLOSING AND ABANDONING, WITH CONDITION, A 0.39± ACRE (465±LINEAR FEET) UNOPENED PORTION OF WALKER STREET RIGHT-OF-WAY; WITH ALL ACREAGE BEING LOCATED WITHIN THE CORPORATE LIMITS OF THE CITY OF GAINESVILLE, GEORGIA; TO RESERVE A UTILITY EASEMENT THE FULL WIDTH OF THE RIGHTS-OF-WAY TO CONSTRUCT AND MAINTAIN EXISTING AND FUTURE UTILITIES; TO REPEAL CONFLICTING ORDINANCES; TO PROVIDE FOR SEVERABILITY; TO PROVIDE FOR AN EFFECTIVE DATE; AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES.
 
First Reading:        06/05/2012
Published:        06/08/2012
Passed:  
 
 
PUBLIC HEARINGS:
 
Planning Items:
 
1)   Adoption of the Annual Update to the Capital Improvements Element (CIE) and Short Term Work Program.
 
                        Council Action:            _____________________________________
                                                                                    (One Resolution)
 
 
REPORT:
 
Community Development, Planning Division
Action taken by the Gainesville Planning and Appeals Board on June 12, 2012 and new items to be referred to the Planning and Appeals Board.
 
 
CITY MANAGER’S ISSUES:
 
CITY ATTORNEY ISSUES:
 
CITY CLERK ISSUES:
 
EXECUTIVE SESSION:
 
ADJOURNMENT: