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City Council Meeting

Tuesday, November 6, 2012, 5:30 PM
Public Safety Complex (Gainesville Justice Center)
Municipal Court Room
701 Queen City Parkway
Gainesville, GA 30501


INVOCATION:
 
 
PLEDGE OF ALLEGIANCE:
 
 
PROCLAMATION:
 
Footloose for Fitness
 
 
CITIZEN’S ISSUES:
 
 
CONSENT AGENDA:
 
Minutes
  1. April 17, 2012 Council Meeting
  2. May 1, 2012 Council Meeting
  3. May 15, 2012 Council Meeting
  4. June 5, 2012 Council Meeting
  5. June 19, 2012 Council Meeting
  6. July 3, 2012 Council Meeting
  7. July 17, 2012 Council Meeting
  8. July 23, 2012 Local Option Sales Tax Meeting
  9. August 2, 2012 Called Council Meeting
 
Resolutions:
  1. AR-2012-___        Regarding Fourth Quarter Budget Adjustment for FY2012
  2. CR-2012-___  Jingle Mingle
  3. PR-2012-___        Adding Montrose Drive Storm Drain Repairs into Year 23 Sanitary Sewer
                             Repairs Contract II
  1. PR-2012-___        Amendment to 2010 Annual Action Plan Community Development Block
                             Grant Program
  1. PR-2012-___  GDOT 2013 Local Maintenance and Improvement Grant (LMIG)
  2. PR-2012-___ Ratification of Submittal of an Application for Historical Marker (Cooper Pants
                  Factory)
 
 

GENERAL LEGISLATION:
 
Proposed Ordinance
Amendment to Chapter 6-4 Entitled Alcoholic Beverages
AN ORDINANCE TO AMEND TITLE 6 ENTITLED “LICENSES, PERMITS AND BUSINESS REGULATIONS” OF THE CODE OF ORDINANCES OF THE CITY OF GAINESVILLE, GEORGIA; TO AMEND THE DEFINITION OF SCHOOL AS PROVIDED IN SECTION 6-4-26; TO AMEND SECTION 6-4-28(a) TO REMOVE THE DISTANCE REQUIREMENTS FOR DISPENSING MALT BEVERAGES AND/OR WINE NEAR COLLEGES AND UNIVERSITIES; TO AMEND SECTION 6-4-28(c) TO REMOVE THE DISTANCE REQUIREMENTS FOR DISPENSING DISTILLED SPIRITS NEAR A COLLEGE BUILDING OR COLLEGE CAMPUS; TO AMEND THE HEADING OF SECTION 6-4-38 TO DELETE REFERENCE TO THE GEORGIA MOUNTAINS CENTER; TO AMEND SECTION 6-4-38(a), (c), (e), (f) AND (g) TO DELETE REFERENCE TO THE GEORGIA MOUNTAINS CENTER; TO AMEND SECTION 6-4-38(a),(c(1)), (c(4)), (e), (f), AND (g) TO DELETE REFERENCES TO THE GEORGIA MOUNTAIN CENTER; TO AMEND SECTION 6-4-50 TO DELETE REFERENCE TO THE GEORGIA MOUNTAIN CENTER.
 
TO REPEAL CONFLICTING ORDINANCES; TO PROVIDE FOR SEVERABILITY; TO PROVIDE FOR CODIFICATION; TO PROVIDE FOR AN EFFECTIVE DATE; AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES.
 
Proposed Ordinance
Amendment to Title 6 to Provide Chapter 6-16 Entitled  Licenses, Permits and Business Requirements (Pawn Shop Ordinance)
AN ORDINANCE BY THE MAYOR AND CITY COUNCIL FOR THE CITY OF GAINESVILLE, GEORGIA TO AMEND TITLE 6 TO PROVIDE CHAPTER 16 ENTITLED “LICENSES, PERMITS AND BUSINESS REQUIREMENTS” OF THE CODE OF ORDINANCES OF THE CITY OF GAINESVILLE, GEORGIA; TO PROVIDE CHAPTER 6-16 ENTITLED “PAWNBROKERS AND SECONDHAND DEALERS”; TO PROVIDE FOR DEFINITIONS; TO PROVIDE FOR ENFORCEMENT; TO PROVIDE FOR PERMITTING; TO PROVIDE FOR APPLICATION PROCEDURES; TO PROVIDE FOR A RECORD OF TRANSACTIONS; TO PROVIDE FOR DISPOSAL OF ARTICLES; TO PROVIDE FOR AGE REQUIREMENTS; TO PROVIDE FOR DISPOSITION OF LOST OR STOLEN ITEMS; TO PROVIDE FOR APPEALS; TO PROVIDE FOR VIOLATIONS; TO PROVIDE PENALTIES; TO PROVIDE FOR SEVERABILITY; TO PROVIDE FOR AN EFFECTIVE DATE; TO REPEAL ALL ORDINANCES AND PARTS OF ORDINANCES IN CONFLICT HEREWITH; AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES.
 
 
PUBLIC HEARING:
 
Annexation/Zoning Items
 
1)   Request from Grelove, LLC to annex a 2.36±acres tract located at the southeast side of the intersection of Athens Highway and Old County Dump Road, across from its intersection with Athens Street (a/k/a 1800 Athens Highway) and to establish zoning as General Business (G-B).
Ward Number:                 Three
Tax Parcel Number(s):   15-032-000-035
Request:                          Retail and restaurant use
 
Council Action:            ___________________________________
                                                                                    (Two Ordinances)
 
2)   Request from the Harold R. Westbrook to abandon a 0.115± acreunopened cul-de-sac portion of Longstreet Circle south of its intersection with Longstreet Trail having a zoning classification of Residential-I (R-I). 
Ward Number:                 Two
Request:                          Abandonment of right-of-way
 
Council Action:            ___________________________________
                                                                                    (One Ordinance)
 
 
CITY MANAGER’S ISSUES:
 
 
CITY ATTORNEY ISSUES:
 
Proposed Ordinance
Amendment to Title 10, Chapter 10-1-61 Entitled Schedule of Fees as it pertains to Pawnbrokers
AN ORDINANCE TO AMEND TITLE 10, CHAPTER 10-1-61 ENTITLED “SCHEDULE OF FEES” OF THE CODE OF ORDINANCES OF THE CITY OF GAINESVILLE, GEORGIA TO AMEND SECTION 10-1-61(1) TO ADD A REGULATORY FEE FOR A PAWNBROKER AND A FEE FOR THE CHANGE OF LOCATION, MANAGING AGENT AND/OR REGISTERED AGENT; TO REPEAL CONFLICTING ORDINANCES; TO PROVIDE FOR SEVERABILITY; TO PROVIDE FOR CODIFICATION; TO PROVIDE FOR AN EFFECTIVE DATE; AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES.
 
 
CITY CLERK ISSUES:
 
 
EXECUTIVE SESSION:
 
 
ADJOURNMENT: