CADDO PARISH COMMISSION
505 TRAVIS STREET, GOVERNMENT PLAZA
PUBLIC NOTICE
REGULAR MEETING AGENDA
Streaming at
www.caddo.org
February 4, 2021
3:30 P.M.

1.

ROLL CALL:

Commissioners:    
      

Hopkins                 District 1                       Gage-Watts                District 7


Johnson                District 2                       Taliaferro                     District 8


Jackson                District 3                       Atkins                          District 9


Young                   District 4                       Chavez                        District 10


Burrell                  District 5                       Lazarus                       District 11


Cawthorne           District 6                       Epperson                     District 12


2.

INVOCATION:

3.

PLEDGE OF ALLEGIANCE:

Veterans and active military members saluting during recitation of the Pledge of Allegiance would be appropriate, should you wish to do so.
3.I.

Patriotic Music

4.

AGENDA ADDITIONS:

4.I.

Motion To Approve Consideration Of Items Under La.R.S. 42:17.1 (2/3 Vote Required)

 (Commission Clerk's Office)
4.I.i.

Certificate for Teleconference 02.04.21

5.

CITIZENS COMMENTS:

Citizens who wish to address the Commission on any issue other than zoning, please fill out a comment card located in the chamber foyer and return to the President or the Clerk of the Commission.  Individual comments are limited to 3 minutes
          

NOTE:  Citizens who wish to address the Commission on matters relative to public hearings (items listed on the agenda only) will be limited to a cumulative total of 15 minutes each, for or against an issue. Those who wish to speak or make a presentation are asked to select their speakers and address the points they wish considered with this limitation in mind.



6.

VISITORS:

6.I.

A Moment in Black History

(Commissioner Johnson)
7.

ADOPT REGULAR SESSION MINUTES:

7.I.

Regular Session Minutes January 21st, 2021

8.

SPECIAL RESOLUTIONS:


8.I.

Special Resolution of Remembrance for Scott Perry

RESOLUTION OF RECOGNITION AND REMEMBERANCE FOR SCOTT PERRY
(Commissioner Johnson)
9.

COMMUNIQUES AND COMMITTEE REPORTS:

Administration response to information requests from Commissioners
10.

PRESIDENT'S REPORT:

11.

PUBLIC HEARING ON ZONING ORDINANCES & CASES:

 

11.I.

Public Hearing for Ordinance No. 6024 Of 2021 In Relation To Zoning Case 20-11-P

AN ORDINANCE TO AMEND VOLUME II OF THE CODE OF ORDINANCES OF THE PARISH OF CADDO, AS AMENDED, THE CADDO PARISH UNIFIED DEVELOPMENT CODE, BY AMENDING THE ZONING OF PROPERTY LOCATED ON THE SOUTH SIDE OF GREENWOOD ROAD AT CALDERWOOD DRIVE, CADDO PARISH, LA, FROM R-A RURAL-AGRICULTURAL ZONING DISTRICT TO C-1 NEIGHBORHOOD COMMERCIAL ZONING DISTRICT, C-3 GENERAL COMMERCIAL ZONING DISTRICT, AND I-MU, INDUSTRIAL MIXED USE ZONING DISTRICT AND TO OTHERWISE PROVIDE WITH RESPECT THERETO 

(District 12)
11.II.

Public Hearing for Ordinance No. 6025 of 2021 In Relation to Zoning Case 20-14-P

AN ORDINANCE TO AMEND VOLUME II OF THE CODE OF ORDINANCES OF THE PARISH OF CADDO, AS AMENDED, THE CADDO PARISH UNIFIED DEVELOPMENT CODE, BY AMENDING THE ZONING OF PROPERTY LOCATED ON THE WEST END OF NEWBURN LANE, CADDO PARISH, LA, FROM R-1-12, SINGLE FAMILY RESIDENTIAL DISTRICT TO R-1-7, SINGLE FAMILY RESIDENTIAL DISTRICT AND TO OTHERWISE PROVIDE WITH RESPECT THERETO

(District 9)
12.

PUBLIC HEARING ON ORDINANCES:

 

12.I.

Public Hearing for Ordinance No. 6026 of 2021

AN ORDINANCE TO AMEND VOLUME II OF THE CODE OF ORDINANCES OF THE PARISH OF CADDO, AS AMENDED, THE CADDO PARISH UNIFIED DEVELOPMENT CODE, TO ESTABLISH R-1-10 SINGLE-FAMILY RESIDENTIAL ZONING DISTRICT BY AMENDING ARTICLE 3, ZONING DISTRICTS AND ZONING MAP; BY AMENDING ARTICLE 4, ZONING DISTRICTS; BY AMENDING ARTICLE 5, USES; BY AMENDING ARTICLE 7, REGARDING THE ON-SITE DEVELOPMENT STANDARDS; BY AMENDING ARTICLE 9, SIGN REGULATIONS; BY AMENDING ARTICLE 10, LANDSCAPE AND TREE PRESERVATION AND TO OTHERWISE PROVIDE WITH RESPECT THERETO

(Parish Attorney)
12.II.

Public Hearing for Ordinance No. 6027 of 2021

AN ORDINANCE AMENDING THE BUDGET OF ESTIMATED REVENUES & EXPENDITURES FOR THE GENERAL FUND FOR THE YEAR 2021 TO PROVIDE AN APPROPRIATION TO THE ONE HUNDRED MEN OF SHREVEPORT FOR FUNDS REMAINING AT DECEMBER 31, 2020 TO PROVIDE COVID-19 TESTING AND TO OTHERWISE PROVIDE WITH RESPECT THERETO

(Commissioner Cawthorne)
12.III.

Public Hearing for Ordinance No. 6028 of 2021

AN ORDINANCE AMENDING THE BUDGET OF ESTIMATED REVENUES AND EXPENDITURES FOR THE RIVERBOAT FUND TO PROVIDE AN APPROPRIATION OF $21,000 FOR THE SALVATION ARMY’S MERKLE CENTER OF HOPE FOR FUNDS REMAINING AT DECEMBER 31, 2019 AND TO OTHERWISE PROVIDE WITH RESPECT THERETO

(Commissioner Jackson)
12.IV.

Public Hearing for Ordinance No. 6029 of 2021

AN ORDINANCE TO AMEND AND REENACT ARTICLE III OF CHAPTER 19 RELATIVE TO DR. E. EDWARD JONES HOUSING TRUST FUND, TO PROVIDE FOR THE INCLUSION OF GRANTS WITHIN FUNDING SOURCES, TO PROVIDE FOR APPLICATIONS AND AWARD OF GRANTS TO APPROPRIATE RECIPIENTS, AND TO OTHERWISE PROVIDE WITH RESPECT THERETO

(Commissioner Jackson)
13.

ZONING ORDINANCES (for final passage):

13.I.

Ordinance No. 6024 Of 2021 In Relation To Zoning Case 20-11-P

AN ORDINANCE TO AMEND VOLUME II OF THE CODE OF ORDINANCES OF THE PARISH OF CADDO, AS AMENDED, THE CADDO PARISH UNIFIED DEVELOPMENT CODE, BY AMENDING THE ZONING OF PROPERTY LOCATED ON THE SOUTH SIDE OF GREENWOOD ROAD AT CALDERWOOD DRIVE, CADDO PARISH, LA, FROM R-A RURAL-AGRICULTURAL ZONING DISTRICT TO C-1 NEIGHBORHOOD COMMERCIAL ZONING DISTRICT, C-3 GENERAL COMMERCIAL ZONING DISTRICT, AND I-MU, INDUSTRIAL MIXED USE ZONING DISTRICT AND TO OTHERWISE PROVIDE WITH RESPECT THERETO 

(District 12)
13.II.

Ordinance No. 6025 of 2021 In Relation to Zoning Case 20-14-P

AN ORDINANCE TO AMEND VOLUME II OF THE CODE OF ORDINANCES OF THE PARISH OF CADDO, AS AMENDED, THE CADDO PARISH UNIFIED DEVELOPMENT CODE, BY AMENDING THE ZONING OF PROPERTY LOCATED ON THE WEST END OF NEWBURN LANE, CADDO PARISH, LA, FROM R-1-12, SINGLE FAMILY RESIDENTIAL DISTRICT TO R-1-7, SINGLE FAMILY RESIDENTIAL DISTRICT AND TO OTHERWISE PROVIDE WITH RESPECT THERETO

(District 9)
14.

ORDINANCES (for final passage):

14.I.

Ordinance No. 6026 of 2021

AN ORDINANCE TO AMEND VOLUME II OF THE CODE OF ORDINANCES OF THE PARISH OF CADDO, AS AMENDED, THE CADDO PARISH UNIFIED DEVELOPMENT CODE, TO ESTABLISH R-1-10 SINGLE-FAMILY RESIDENTIAL ZONING DISTRICT BY AMENDING ARTICLE 3, ZONING DISTRICTS AND ZONING MAP; BY AMENDING ARTICLE 4, ZONING DISTRICTS; BY AMENDING ARTICLE 5, USES; BY AMENDING ARTICLE 7, REGARDING THE ON-SITE DEVELOPMENT STANDARDS; BY AMENDING ARTICLE 9, SIGN REGULATIONS; BY AMENDING ARTICLE 10, LANDSCAPE AND TREE PRESERVATION AND TO OTHERWISE PROVIDE WITH RESPECT THERETO

(Parish Attorney)
14.II.

Ordinance No. 6027 of 2021

AN ORDINANCE AMENDING THE BUDGET OF ESTIMATED REVENUES & EXPENDITURES FOR THE GENERAL FUND FOR THE YEAR 2021 TO PROVIDE AN APPROPRIATION TO THE ONE HUNDRED MEN OF SHREVEPORT FOR FUNDS REMAINING AT DECEMBER 31, 2020 TO PROVIDE COVID-19 TESTING AND TO OTHERWISE PROVIDE WITH RESPECT THERETO

(Commissioner Cawthorne)
14.III.

Ordinance No. 6028 of 2021

AN ORDINANCE AMENDING THE BUDGET OF ESTIMATED REVENUES AND EXPENDITURES FOR THE RIVERBOAT FUND TO PROVIDE AN APPROPRIATION OF $21,000 FOR THE SALVATION ARMY’S MERKLE CENTER OF HOPE FOR FUNDS REMAINING AT DECEMBER 31, 2019 AND TO OTHERWISE PROVIDE WITH RESPECT THERETO

(Commissioner Jackson)
14.IV.

Ordinance No. 6029 of 2021

AN ORDINANCE TO AMEND AND REENACT ARTICLE III OF CHAPTER 19 RELATIVE TO DR. E. EDWARD JONES HOUSING TRUST FUND, TO PROVIDE FOR THE INCLUSION OF GRANTS WITHIN FUNDING SOURCES, TO PROVIDE FOR APPLICATIONS AND AWARD OF GRANTS TO APPROPRIATE RECIPIENTS, AND TO OTHERWISE PROVIDE WITH RESPECT THERETO

(Commissioner Jackson)
15.

ZONING ORDINANCES (for introduction by title):

16.

ORDINANCES (for introduction by title):

16.I.

Introduce Ordinance No. 6030 of 2021

AN ORDINANCE DECLARING THE INTENT OF THE PARISH UNDER LA.R.S. 47:2236 TO ACQUIRE FULL OWNERSHIP INTEREST IN FIVE PARCELS, NAMELY LOT 5, BLOCK 14, WEST END SUBDIVISION, SHREVEPORT (GEO. NO. 171402-052-0005-00 ); LOT 11, BLOCK 14, WEST END SUBDIVISION, SHREVEPORT (GEO. NO.171402-052-0011-00); LOT 10, BLOCK 14, WEST END SUBDIVISION, SHREVEPORT (GEO. NO. 171402-052-0010-00); LOT 20 AND THE EAST HALF OF LOT 21, BLOCK 1, CURRIE SUBDIVISION, SHREVEPORT (GEO. NO. 171402-021-0020-00) AND LOT 7, BLOCK 9, CURRIE SUBDIVISION, SHREVEPORT (GEO. NO. 171402-029-0007-00), AND TO OTHERWISE PROVIDE WITH RESPECT THERETO
(Commissioner Jackson)
16.II.

Introduce Ordinance No. 6032 of 2021

AN ORDINANCE TO ACCEPT AN ADDITIONAL 375 FEET OF THE DEDICATION OF PAXTON ROAD INTO THE PARISH OF CADDO ROAD SYSTEM, AND TO OTHERWISE PROVIDE WITH RESPECT THERETO
(District 10)
16.III.

Introduce Ordinance No. 6033 of 2021

AN ORDINANCE AUTHORIZING THE SALE OF SURPLUS FLEET VEHICLES AND EQUIPMENT OWNED BY THE PARISH OF CADDO AND TO OTHERWISE PROVIDE WITH RESPECT THERETO 
(Commissioner Hopkins)
16.IV.

Introduce Ordinance No. 6034 of 2021

AN ORDINANCE AMENDING THE BUDGET OF ESTIMATED REVENUES AND EXPENDITURES FOR THE RIVERBOAT FUND IN THE AMOUNT OF $15,000 TO PROVIDE AN APPROPRIATION FOR THE NORWELA COUNCIL, BOY SCOUTS OF AMERICA AND TO OTHERWISE PROVIDE WITH RESPECT THERETO
(Commissioner Gage-Watts & Jackson)
17.

WORK SESSION MINUTES:

17.I.

Work Session Minutes February 1, 2021

18.

RESOLUTIONS:

18.I.

Resolution No. 21 of 2021

A RESOLUTION PROCLAIMING FEBRUARY AS “AMERICAN HEART MONTH” IN CADDO PARISH
(Commissioner Gage-Watts)
19.

OLD BUSINESS:

20.

NEW BUSINESS:





21.

COMMUNIQUES AND COMMITTEE REPORTS:

 

22.

CITIZENS COMMENTS (late arrivals):

Citizens who wish to address the Commission on any issue other than zoning, please fill out a comment card located in the chamber foyer and return to the President or the Clerk of the Commission.  Individual comments are limited to 3 minutes
         
NOTE:  Citizens who wish to address the Commission on matters relative to public hearings (items listed on the agenda only) will be limited to a cumulative total of 15 minutes each, for or against an issue. Those who wish to speak or make a presentation are asked to select their speakers and address the points they wish considered with this limitation in mind.



23.

ADJOURN:


To all persons desiring to attend and observe a meeting of the Caddo Parish Commission, or who wish to present information to the body: If you have physical limitations that require special accommodations in order for you to attend and participate in a meeting of the Caddo Parish Commission, please contact the office of the Caddo Parish Commission Clerk at (318) 226-6596, at least 24 hours in advance of the meeting so that an effort can be made to provide those accommodations.