CADDO PARISH COMMISSION
505 TRAVIS STREET, GOVERNMENT PLAZA
PUBLIC NOTICE
REGULAR MEETING AGENDA
Streaming at
www.caddo.org
APRIL 4, 2019
3:30 P.M.

1.

ROLL CALL:

Commissioners:

              Dominick          District 1                      Gage-Watts      District 7

             Johnson, LB     District 2                       Middleton         District 8

             Jackson            District 3                       Atkins               District 9

             Linn                  District 4                        Chavez            District 10

             Bowman            District 5                       Smith               District 11

             Cawthorne        District 6                       Johnson, L       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.
4.

AGENDA ADDITIONS:

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:

 

7.

SPECIAL RESOLUTIONS:

 

7.I.

Special Resolution of Recognition

Special Resolution of Recognition to the following Shreveport/Caddo Parish Civil Rights Activists:
                   Dr. Harry Blake
                   Dr. C.O. Simpkins, Sr.
                   Dr. Louis Pendleton
                   Maxine Sarpy
                   Jesse N. Stone, Jr., Esq.
                   Rev. C.C. McLain
                   Mamie Love Wallace
                   Bernice Smith

 (Commissioners Lyndon Johnson and Gage-Watts )
7.II.

Special Resolution of Recognition to Mr. Chris Opp

Recognizing Local Community Artist

(Commissioner Chavez)
8.

ADOPT REGULAR SESSION MINUTES FROM MARCH 21, 2019

 
9.

COMMUNIQUES AND COMMITTEE REPORTS:


Administration response to information requests from Commissioners


10.

PRESIDENT'S REPORT:

11.

PUBLIC HEARING ON ZONING ORDINANCES AND CASES:

11.I.

Ordinance No. 5862 of 2019 in regards to Zoning Case P-4-19

AMENDING THE ZONING OF PROPERTY LOCATED ON THE SOUTHWEST CORNER OF LAKESHORE DRIVE AND INTERSTATE TWENTY, CADDO PARISH, LA., FROM R-A, RURAL AGRICULTURAL DISTRICT TO R-1-7(PUD), SINGLE-FAMILY RESIDENTIAL DISTRICT
(Technical errors in title and description)

(District 7)

11.II.

Ordinance No. 5863 of 2019 in regards to Zoning Case P-7-19

AMENDING THE ZONING OF PROPERTY LOCATED APPROXIMATELY TWO HUNDRED AND FORTY (240) FEET NORTHWEST OF REGMAR DRIVE, CADDO PARISH, LA., FROM R-1-7, SINGLE-FAMILY RESIDENTIAL DISTRICT TO C-1, NEIGHBORHOOD COMMERCIAL DISTRICT


(District 2)

12.

PUBLIC HEARING ON ORDINANCES:

12.I.

Ordinance No. 5864 of 2019

TO CLOSE AND ABANDON A PORTION OF A ROAD DEDICATION AND A PORTION OF AN ALLEY DEDICATION IN THE VILLAGE OF RODESSA

(District 1)

13.

ZONING ORDINANCES: (For final passage)

13.I.

Ordinance No. 5862 of 2019 in regards to Zoning Case P-4-19

AMENDING THE ZONING OF PROPERTY LOCATED ON THE SOUTHWEST CORNER OF LAKESHORE DRIVE AND INTERSTATE TWENTY, CADDO PARISH, LA., FROM R-A, RURAL AGRICULTURAL DISTRICT TO R-1-7(PUD), SINGLE-FAMILY RESIDENTIAL DISTRICT
(Technical errors in title and description)

(District 7)

13.II.

Ordinance No. 5863 of 2019 in regards to Zoning Case P-7-19

AMENDING THE ZONING OF PROPERTY LOCATED APPROXIMATELY TWO HUNDRED AND FORTY (240) FEET NORTHWEST OF REGMAR DRIVE, CADDO PARISH, LA., FROM R-1-7, SINGLE-FAMILY RESIDENTIAL DISTRICT TO C-1, NEIGHBORHOOD COMMERCIAL DISTRICT


(District 2)

14.

ORDINANCES: (for final passage)

14.I.

Ordinance No. 5845 of 20189

AMENDING THE BUDGET OF ESTIMATED REVENUES AND EXPENDITURES FOR THE GENERAL FUND IN THE AMOUNT OF $20,000 TO PROVIDE AN APPROPRIATION FOR CRIME PREVENTION AND CITIZEN PARTICIPATION
(Delayed from March 7 Regular Session)

(Commissioners Lyndon Johnson and Gage-Watts)
(Long Range Committee)

14.II.

Ordinance No. 5858 of 2019

AN ORDINANCE AMENDING THE BUDGET OF ESTIMATED REVENUES & EXPENDITURES FOR THE GENERAL FUND AND THE CAPITAL OUTLAY FUND IN THE AMOUNT OF $45,000 TO PROVIDE AN APPROPRIATION FOR A COSMETOLOGY PROGRAM AT THE RE-ENTRY FACILITY AT CCC
(Public Hearing held March 7, 2019. Delayed for final passage on April 4, 2019)

(Commissioners Gage-Watts and Bowman)

14.III.

Ordinance No. 5864 of 2019

TO CLOSE AND ABANDON A PORTION OF A ROAD DEDICATION AND A PORTION OF AN ALLEY DEDICATION IN THE VILLAGE OF RODESSA

(District 1)

15.

ZONING ORDINANCES (For introduction by Title)

 

15.I.

Zoning Case P-4-19 in regards to Ordinance No. 5865 of 2019

AMENDING THE ZONING OF PROPERTY LOCATED ON THE SOUTHWEST CORNER OF LAKESHORE DRIVE AND INTERSTATE TWO TWENTY, CADDO PARISH, LA., FROM R-A, RURAL AGRICULTURAL DISTRICT TO R-1-7(PUD), SINGLE-FAMILY RESIDENTIAL DISTRICT.

(District 7)
16.

ORDINANCES: (For introduction by title)

 

16.I.

Ordinance No. 5866 of 2019

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

(Appropriations Committee)

16.II.

Ordinance No. 5867 of 2019

AMENDING THE BUDGET OF ESTIMATED REVENUES AND EXPENDITURES FOR THE RIVERBOAT FUND IN THE AMOUNT OF $20,000 TO PROVIDE AN APPROPRIATION FOR THE STUFFED SHRIMP FESTIVAL

(Appropriations Committee)

17.

WORK SESSION MINUTES APRIL 1, 2019

        RATIFY WORK SESSION MINUTES
Documents:
  1. WS-1-APRIL-2019.pdf
18.

RESOLUTIONS:

18.I.

Resolution No. 19 of 2019

AUTHORIZING THE PARISH ADMINISTRATOR TO REQUEST ADMINISTRATIVE CONSULTANT’S PROPOSAL FOR SERVICES

(Administration)

18.II.

Resolution No. 20 of 2019

AUTHORIZING THE PARISH ADMINISTRATOR TO REQUEST ENGINEER'S QUALIFICATIONS STATEMENTS

(Administration)

18.III.

Resolution No. 21 of 2019

OPPOSITION OF ALL PROPOSED LEGISLATION THAT TRANSFERS THE ADMINISTRATION AND COLLECTI0N OF LOCAL SALES & USE TAXES TO THE LOUISIANA DEPARTMENT OF REVENUE

(Commissioners Lyndon Johnson and Gage-Watts)

18.IV.

Resolution No. 22 of 2019

TO RELOCATE POLLING PLACE FOR PRECINCT NO. 139 AND PRECINCT NO. 157 FROM CADDO FIRE DISTRICT 7, STATION 5, 122 CROOM STREET, MOORINGSPORT, LA 71060 TO MOORINGSPORT ELEMENTARY SCHOOL GYM, 602 LATIMER STREET, MOORINGSPORT, LA 71060

(District 1)

18.V.

Resoution No. 23 of 2019

PROCLAIMING AND SUPPORTING APRIL AS NATIONAL AUTISM AWARENESS MONTH

(Commissioner Gage-Watts)

18.VI.

Resolution No. 24 of 2019

PROCLAIMING AND SUPPORTING APRIL AS NATIONAL CHILD ABUSE PREVENTION MONTH

(Commissioner Gage-Watts)

19.

OLD BUSINESS:

20.

NEW BUSINESS:

20.I.

Confirmation of Appointments/Reappointment to the Animal Shelter Services Board

Confirm the following Appointment/Reappointment to the Animal Services Board:

    1. Dr. Brad Everson       (Veterinarian)                                  (R)

    2. Ms. Catherine Alfred  (Animal Establishment Operator)   (A)   
     
    3. Mr. Alfred Barrow       (Health Unit Representative)          (A)

                   (Commissioner Louis Johnson)
21.

COMMUNIQUES AND COMMITTEE REPORTS

22.

CITIZEN COMMENTS (Late Arrivals)

23.

ADJOURN:





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