CADDO PARISH COMMISSION
 505 TRAVIS STREET, GOVERNMENT PLAZA
 PUBLIC NOTICE
 WORK SESSION AGENDA
 Streaming at 
www.caddo.org
July 5th, 2022
 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


Jones                   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.


4.

AGENDA ADDITIONS:


4.I.

Potential Agenda Addition: Authorize Special Resolution of Remembrance for Shreveport City Marshall Charlie Caldwell

(Johnson) 

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
          


6.

VISITORS:

 

7.

REPORTS:

Administrator Report
7.I.

Administrative 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.

Authorize Introduction of Ordinance No. 6244 of 2022 in relation to 22-1- CTAP

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 extend the notification area for mailed notices, to establish the provisions for the Neighborhood Participation Plan, and to otherwise provide with respect thereto.

(Parish Planning Commission) 

11.II.

Authorize Introduction of Ordinance No. 6245 of 2022 in relation to Case. No 22-11-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 NORTH SIDE OF NORTH LAKESHORE DRIVE AT THE INTERSECTION OF FAIRLANE CIRCLE, CADDO PARISH, LA., FROM R-1-7 SINGLE-FAMILY RESIDENTIAL ZONING DISTRICT TO R-A RURAL-AGRICULTURAL ZONING DISTRICT, AND TO OTHERWISE PROVIDE WITH RESPECT THERETO

(District 2) 


11.III.

Authorize Introduction of Ordinance No. 6246 of 2022

AN ORDINANCE AMENDING THE BUDGET OF ESTIMATED REVENUES AND EXPENDITURES FOR THE RIVERBOAT FUND FOR THE YEAR 2022 TO PROVIDE AN ADDITIONAL APPROPRIATION FOR ROBINSON’S RESCUE AND TO OTHERWISE PROVIDE WITH RESPECT THERETO

11.IV.

Authorize Resolution No. 37 of 2022

A RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING THE PARISH ATTORNEY TO FILE SUIT ON BEHALF OF THE PARISH CHALLENGING THE ANNEXATION BY THE TOWN OF GREENWOOD OF LANDS IN SECTION 22, TOWNSHIP 17 NORTH, RANGE 15 WEST AND RELATED MATTERS, AND OTHERWISE PROVIDING WITH RESPECT THERETO. 

(Epperson) 

11.V.

Authorize Resolution 38 of 2022

Urging and Requesting the Registrar of Voters to redesignate the 2nd Caddo early voting site from the Hamilton Branch of the Library to the Louisiana State Exhibit Museum.

(Gage-Watts) 

11.VI.

Authorize Special Resolution Proclaiming July as Parks and Recreation Month

(Parks & Recreation) 

11.VII.

Special Resolution Recognizing the Shreveport Nationals 7 & Under Baseball Team

(Jones) 

11.VIII.

Special Resolution Recognizing the Northwest Louisiana Sickle Cell Softball Tournament

(Gage-Watts)

11.IX.

Authorize Gary Joiner as a Visitor for Regular Session agenda

(Chavez)

12.

COMMUNIQUES AND COMMITTEE REPORTS:

13.

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


14.

CONSENT AGENDA:

14.I.

Ordinance 6242 of 2022 in Relation to Zoning Case 21-39-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 NORTH SIDE OF WELLS ISLAND ROAD, APPROXIMATELY EIGHT HUNDRED FEET NORTHWEST OF REVERSE DRIVE CADDO PARISH, LA., FROM R-1-7 SINGLE FAMILY RESIDENTIAL DISTRICT AND NA, NATURAL AREAS DISTRICT TO OS, OPEN SPACE DISTRICT, AND TO OTHERWISE PROVIDE WITH RESPECT THERETO 

(District 3)

14.II.

Ordinance 6243 of 2022 in Relation to Zoning Case 22-7-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 NORTH SIDE OF OLD MOORINGSPORT ROAD, APPROXIMATELY TWO THOUSAND THREE HUNDRED- AND FIFTY-FEET EAST OF NORTH MARKET STREET, CADDO PARISH, LA., FROM TRACT A R-A RURAL-AGRICULTURAL ZONING DISTRICT TO R-1-7, SINGLE FAMILY RESIDENTIAL AND TRACT B FROM R-A RURAL-AGRICULTURAL DISTRICT TO R-1-5 SINGLE- FAMILY RESIDENTIAL DISTRICT, AND TO OTHERWISE PROVIDE WITH RESPECT THERETO 

(District 2)

14.III.

Ordinance No. 6240 of 2022

AN ORDINANCE TO ADOPT SECTION 12-27 RELATIVE TO OCCUPATIONAL LICENSES, ENACTING PROVISIONS REGARDING VIDEO POKER TRUCK STOPS, PARI-MUTUEL FACILITIES AND OFF TRACK WAGERING FACILITIES, TO PROHIBIT WITHIN A CERTAIN DISTANCE FROM PARTICULAR FACILITIES OR PROPERTIES, AND TO OTHERWISE PROVIDE WITH RESPECT THERETO

(Hopkins, Long Range Planning Committee)    


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.