CADDO PARISH COMMISSION
505 TRAVIS STREET, GOVERNMENT PLAZA
PUBLIC NOTICE
WORK SESSION AGENDA
Streaming at
www.caddo.org
January 21, 2020
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.


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.

2030 Master Plan Update

7.

REPORTS:

Administrator Report

8.

COMMISSION REMARKS

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


 

9.

PRESIDENT'S REPORT:

 

10.

OLD BUSINESS:

10.I.

Special Resolution of Recognition Lowder Baking Company

RESOLUTION OF RECOGNITION TO LOWDER BAKING COMPANY, 2020 KING CAKE RECOGNITION

(Commissioner Chavez)
11.

NEW BUSINESS:

11.I.

Authorize Resolution No. 6 of 2020

A RESOLUTION TO RELOCATE POLLING PLACE FOR PRECINCT NOS. 88, 114, 133, AND 163 FROM CALVARY UNITED PENTECOSTAL CHURCH, 6811 WOOLWORTH ROAD, SHREVEPORT, LOUISIANA 71129 TO WALNUT HILL ELEMENTARY MIDDLE SCHOOL, 9360 WOOLWORTH ROAD, SHREVEPORT, LOUISIANA 71129, AND OTHERWISE PROVIDING WITH RESPECT THERETO


11.II.

Authorize Resolution No. 7 of 2020

A RESOLUTION TO RECOGNIZE THE 70TH ANNIVERSARY OF BOOKER T. WASHINGTON HIGH SCHOOL, AND TO OTHERWISE PROVIDE WITH RESPECT THERETO

(Commissioner Jackson)
11.III.

Request LADOTD to perform a market study at the intersection of LA 1 North and MLK for left turn going north

(Commissioner Jackson)
11.IV.

Authorize Appointment to the Metropolitan Planning Commission

AUTHORIZE APPOINTMENT OF MS. LAURA NEUBERT  TO THE METROPOLITAN PLANNING COMMISSION, TERM TO EXPIRE JANUARY 1, 2026.

(Commissioner Chavez)
11.V.

Authorize Removal of Mr. LeMar Flukers from the Industrial Development Board. Term Expires August 22, 2025.

(Commissioner Jackson)
11.VI.

Authorize appointment of Marvin Muhammed to fill the unexpired term of Mr. LeMar Flukers. Term to expire August 22, 2025

(Commissioner Jackson) 
11.VII.

Authorize appointment to fill the expired term of Mr. Roger DeKay on the Industrial Development Board. Term to expire August 22, 2025.

1. Mr. William C. Bradford  (Atkins)
2. Mr. Demetrius Norman   (Young)
3. Ms. Earnestine Smith (Taliaferro)
4. Kay Proby-Waller  (Epperson)
11.VIII.

Authorize Special Resolution of Recognition

RESOLUTION OF RECOGNITION TO MR. DOUG DOMINICK FOR YEARS OF SERVICE AS CADDO PARISH COMMISSIONER

(Commissioner Hopkins)
11.IX.

Authorize discussion of start date and pay for Commission Clerk.

(Commissioner Chavez)
11.X.

Authorize the Parish Attorney to request an ethics opinion regarding Jeff Everson’s employment as Caddo Parish Commission Clerk.

(Commissioner Johnson)
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. 5941 OF 2020

 AN ORDINANCE AMENDING THE BUDGET OF ESTIMATED REVENUES AND EXPENDITURES FOR THE ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT FUND IN THE AMOUNT OF $10,000 TO PROVIDE AN APPROPRIATION FOR THE SHOWTIME BOXING EVENT AND TO OTHERWISE PROVIDE WITH RESPECT THERETO

(Commissioners Chavez & Johnson)


14.II.

RESOLUTION NO. 2 OF 2020

A RESOLUTION TO AMEND THE CADDO PARISH COMMISSION BYLAWS TO REQUIRE RESUMES FOR COMMISSION APPOINTMENTS, AND OTHERWISE PROVIDING WITH RESPECT THERETO.

(Commissioner Jackson)


14.III.

Confirm appointment of Ms. Susan Stevenson to the Caddo Fire District No. 4 Board. Term to expire January 1, 2022

(District 11)
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.