CADDO PARISH COMMISSION
505 TRAVIS STREET, GOVERNMENT PLAZA
PUBLIC NOTICE
WORK SESSION AGENDA
Streaming at
www.caddo.org
MAY 20, 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 must fill out a comment card and forward to the President or the Clerk of the Commission

 Comments by any citizen will be limited to 3 minutes

6.

VISITORS:

 

6.I.

Mr. Adam Bailey, MPC Community Planning & Design Manager

Brief update regarding Shreveport/Caddo Master Plan Committee

(Commissioner Louis Johnson)
7.

REPORTS:

Administrator Report

8.

COMMISSION REMARKS

Communiques, reports and other items related to Work Session Agenda.

 

9.

PRESIDENT'S REPORT:

 

10.

OLD BUSINESS:

11.

NEW BUSINESS:

11.I.

Zoning Case 19-300-P, In Regards to Ordinance No. 5879 of 2019

TO AMEND VOLUME II OF THE CODE OF ORDINANCES OF THE PARISH OF CADDO, AS AMENDED, THE CADDO PARISH UNIFORM DEVELOPMENT CODE, BY AMENDING THE ZONING OF PROPERTY LOCATED ON THE SOUTHWEST CORNER OF WILLIAMSON WAY AND UNION PACIFIC LINE FROM R-E, RESIDENTIAL ESTATE DISTRICT TO I-1, LIGHT INDUSTRIAL DISTRICT

(District 11)

11.II.

Authorize Introduction of Ordinance No. 5880 of 2019

AMENDING SECTION 30-52 OF THE CODE OF ORDINANCES RELATIVE TO REGULATION OF NONINDUSTRIAL WASTE, GARBAGE, AND JUNK, TO INCLUDE PROPERTY IN VIOLATION OF CHAPTER 30, ARTICLE II, DILAPIDATED AND DANGEROUS BUILDINGS AND STRUCTURES

(Commissioner Lyndon Johnson)

11.III.

Authorize Introduction of Ordinance No. 5881 of 2019

AMENDING THE BUDGET OF ESTIMATED REVENUES AND EXPENDITURES FOR THE ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT FUND IN THE AMOUNT OF $20,000 TO PROVIDE AN APPROPRIATION FOR THE SMALL BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT CENTER

(Economic Development Committee)

11.IV.

Authorize Resolution No. 40 of 2019

A RESOLUTION APPROVING TERNIUM USA, INC. FOR PARTICIPATION IN THE INDUSTRIAL TAX EXEMPTION PROGRAM AT 2500 RON BEAN, BLD, SHREVEPORT PROJECT SITE

(Economic Development Board)

11.V.

Authorize Resolution No. 41 of 2019

PROCLAIMING MAY AS “SKIN CANCER AWARENESS MONTH” IN CADDO PARISH

(Commissioner Gage-Watts)

11.VI.

Authorize Resolution No. 42 of 2019

PROCLAIMING MAY AS “NATIONAL STROKE AWARENESS MONTH” IN CADDO PARISH

(Commissioner Gage-Watts)

11.VII.

Authorize Louisiana Community Development Block Grant (LCDBG) Project Selection

COMMISSION TO MAKE PROJECT SELECTION TO FORWARD TO THE STATE FOR POSSIBLE FUNDING RELATIVE TO THE LCDBG PROGRAM.

 

(Administration)

11.VIII.

Authorize Special Resolution of Recognition to the Booker T. Washington Girls Track Team

Recognizing the Booker T. Washington Girls Track Team, Louisiana Track and Field 4A Girls State Runner-up. 

(Commissioners Cawthorne and Jackson)
11.IX.

Authorize Special Reading and Recognition of Resolution No. 36 of 2019

National Maritime Day Resolution

(Commissioners Gage-Watts and Middleton)
12.

COMMUNIQUES/COMMITTEE REPORTS:

13.

CITIZENS COMMENTS (late arrivals)

Citizens who wish to address the Commission must fill out a comment card and forward to the President or the Clerk of the Commission

 Comments by any citizen will be limited to 3 minutes

14.

CONSENT AGENDA

14.I.

Ordinance No. 5875 of 2019

TO SET THE GENERAL PURPOSE MILLAGES AND SPECIAL PURPOSE MILLAGES AND TO INSTRUCT THE TAX ASSESSOR TO INCLUDE SAID MILLAGES ON THE TAX ROLL OF THE PARISH OF CADDO FOR THE YEAR 2019

(Finance)

14.II.

Ordinance No. 5876 of 2019

TO ADOPT THE VALUES FIXED, OR TO BE FIXED BY THE LOUISIANA TAX COMMISSION ON ALL ASSESSMENTS FOR RAILWAYS AND OTHER PUBLIC SERVICE CORPORATIONS, AND TO INSTRUCT THE ASSESSOR TO EXTEND SUCH ASSESSMENTS AND VALUES ON THE TAX ROLL OF THE PARISH OF CADDO FOR THE YEAR 2019

(Finance)

14.III.

Ordinance No. 5877 of 2019

SETTING THE ASSESSMENT OF PROPERTY CLASSIFIED AS TIMBERLANDS AND TO INSTRUCT THE ASSESSOR TO INCLUDE SAID ASSESSMENT ON THE TAX ROLL OF THE PARISH OF CADDO FOR THE YEAR 2019

(Finance)

14.IV.

Ordinance No. 5878 of 2019

SETTING THE PARISH MILLAGE FOR THE PURPOSE OF PAYING PRINCIPAL AND INTEREST, DUE IN 2019 ON OUTSTANDING PARISH BOND ISSUES AND TO INSTRUCT THE ASSESSOR TO INCLUDE SAID MILLAGE ON THE TAX ROLL OF THE PARISH OF CADDO FOR THE YEAR 2019
 

(Finance)
15.

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.