CADDO PARISH COMMISSION
505 TRAVIS STREET, GOVERNMENT PLAZA
PUBLIC NOTICE
REGULAR MEETING AGENDA
Streaming at
www.caddo.org
March 5, 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 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.

ADOPT REGULAR SESSION MINUTES FROM FEBRUARY 20, 2020

8.

SPECIAL RESOLUTIONS:

 

8.I.

Special Resolution of Recognition to Susan Moffitt

SPECIAL RESOLUTION OF RECOGNITION TO MS. SUSAN MOFFITT FOR 2020 TIME DEALER OF THE YEAR AWARD

(Commissioner Chavez)
9.

COMMUNIQUES AND COMMITTEE REPORTS:


Administration response to information requests from Commissioners



9.I.

NOTICE:

Notice is hereby given that at its meeting to be held on Thursday, April 9, 2020 at 3:30 p.m. at Government Plaza Building, 505 Travis Street, Shreveport, Louisiana, the Caddo Parish Commission plans to consider adopting a resolution ordering and calling an election to be held in Caddo Parish to authorize the renewal of ad valorem taxes
10.

PRESIDENT'S REPORT:

11.

PUBLIC HEARING ON ZONING ORDINANCES AND CASES:

12.

PUBLIC HEARING ON ORDINANCES:

13.

ZONING ORDINANCES: (For final passage)

14.

ORDINANCES: (for final passage)

15.

ZONING ORDINANCES (For introduction by Title)

 

16.

ORDINANCES: (For introduction by title)

 

16.I.

Ordinance No. 5946 of 2020

AN ORDINANCE AMENDING THE BUDGET OF ESTIMATED REVENUES & EXPENDITURES FOR THE RIVERBOAT FUND TO PROVIDE AN APPROPRIATION FOR THE SOUTHERN HILLS HOMEOWNERS ASSOCIATION (SHHA) AND TO OTHERWISE PROVIDE WITH RESPECT THERETO

(Commissioner Chavez)
16.II.

Ordinance No. 5947 of 2020

AN ORDINANCE AMENDING THE BUDGET OF ESTIMATED REVENUES & EXPENDITURES FOR THE ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT FUND TO PROVIDE AN APPROPRIATION TO STRATEGIC ACTION COUNCIL OF NORTHWEST LOUISIANA AND TO OTHERWISE PROVIDE WITH RESPECT THERETO 

(Economic Development Committee)
16.III.

Ordinance No. 5948 of 2020

AN ORDINANCE AMENDING THE BUDGET OF ESTIMATED REVENUES & EXPENDITURES FOR THE RIVERBOAT FUND IN THE AMOUNT OF $7,000 TO PROVIDE AN APPROPRIATION TO IVY CROWN COMMUNITY SERVICES, INC., AND TO OTHERWISE PROVIDE WITH RESPECT THERETO 

(Appropriations Committee)
16.IV.

Ordinance No. 5949 of 2020

AN ORDINANCE TO DEEM PROPERTY SURPLUS AND AUTHORIZE THE SALE OF SURPLUS PROPERTY OWNED BY THE PARISH OF CADDO, AND TO OTHERWISE PROVIDE WITH RESPECT THERETO

(Public Works)
17.

WORK SESSION MINUTES FEBRUARY 18, 2020 & MARCH 2, 2020

RATIFY WORK SESSION MINUTES
18.

RESOLUTIONS:

18.I.

Resolution No. 15 of 2020

A RESOLUTION RELATIVE TO THE LOUISIANA DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION AND LOCAL ROAD SAFETY PROGRAM; TO AUTHORIZE THE PARISH TO PARTICIPATE IN THE PROGRAM AND TO ENTER INTO ANY NECESSARY AGREEMENTS WITH LOUISIANA DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION, AND TO OTHERWISE PROVIDE WITH RESPECT THERETO

(Public Works)
19.

OLD BUSINESS:

19.I.

Confirm appointment to the Metropolitan Planning Commission

AUTHORIZE APPOINTMENT TO FILL THE EXPIRED TERM OF MR. RONNIE REMEDIES. TERM TO EXPIRE JANUARY 1, 2026

1.     MS. LASONYA MOORE (GAGE-WATTS)
2.     MS. LAURA NEUBERT (CHAVEZ)
20.

NEW BUSINESS:

20.I.

COMMISSION WILL CONVENE INTO EXECUTIVE SESSION

Executive Session to discuss litigation regarding Case No. 620773 in First Judicial District Court 

(Commissioner Jackson)
21.

COMMUNIQUES AND COMMITTEE REPORTS

22.

CITIZEN COMMENTS (Late Arrivals)

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.