CADDO PARISH COMMISSION
505 TRAVIS STREET, GOVERNMENT PLAZA
PUBLIC NOTICE
REGULAR MEETING AGENDA
 Streaming at 
www.caddo.org
August 19th, 2021
3:30 P.M.
 

NOTE: MASKS OR FACIAL COVERINGS REQUIRED IN CHAMBER 

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:

7.I.

Regular Session Minutes August 5, 2021

8.

SPECIAL RESOLUTIONS:


8.I.

Presentation of Special Resolution Honoring Irene Kamala Lacy

(Commissioner Burrell)

Documents:
  1. RR Lacy Final.pdf
8.II.

Special Resolution Honoring Caddo Centenarian Geneva Moore on her 106th Birthday

(Commissioner Jackson)

8.III.

Special Resolution Acknowledging Former State Representative Barbara Norton

(Commissioner Epperson)

8.IV.

Special Resolution Recognizing August as Children's Eye Health & Safety Awareness Month

(Commissioner Gage-Watts)

8.V.

Special Resolution Recognizing Vanessa Brown

(Commissioner Burrell)

9.

PUBLIC HEARING ON ZONING ORDINANCES & CASES:

 

9.I.

Public Hearing for Ordinance No. 6083 of 2021, in regards to Zoning Case No. 21-13-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 FLOURNOY LUCAS ROAD, APPROXIMATELY FIVE HUNDRED FIFTEEN FEET WEST OF WINDERWEEDLE ROAD, CADDO PARISH, LA., FROM R-A, RURAL AGRICULTURE DISTRICT TO R-A PUD, RURAL AGRICULTURE PLANNED UNIT DEVELOPMENT DISTRICT, AND TO OTHERWISE PROVIDE WITH RESPECT THERETO

(District 12- Epperson)

10.

PUBLIC HEARING ON ORDINANCES:

 

10.I.

Public Hearing for Ordinance No. 6099 of 2021

AN ORDINANCE AMENDING THE BUDGET OF ESTIMATED REVENUES AND EXPENDITURES FOR THE AMERICAN RESCUE PLAN FUND TO PROVIDE AN APPROPRIATION  FOR VACCINE & PANDEMIC COORDINATION EFFORTS AND TO OTHERWISE PROVIDE WITH RESPECT THERETO

(Pandemic Taskforce)

10.II.

Public Hearing For Ordinance No. 6101 of 2021

AN ORDINANCE AMENDING AND RE-ENACTING SECTION 32-46.1 OF THE CADDO PARISH CODE OF ORDINANCES REGARDING THE CARRYING OF WEAPONS, AND OTHERWISE PROVIDING WITH RESPECT THERETO

(Administration) 

11.

ZONING ORDINANCES (for final passage):

11.I.

Ordinance No. 6083 of 2021, in regards to Zoning Case No. 21-13-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 FLOURNOY LUCAS ROAD, APPROXIMATELY FIVE HUNDRED FIFTEEN FEET WEST OF WINDERWEEDLE ROAD, CADDO PARISH, LA., FROM R-A, RURAL AGRICULTURE DISTRICT TO R-A PUD, RURAL AGRICULTURE PLANNED UNIT DEVELOPMENT DISTRICT, AND TO OTHERWISE PROVIDE WITH RESPECT THERETO

(District 12- Epperson)

12.

ORDINANCES (for final passage):

12.I.

Ordinance No. 6099 of 2021

AN ORDINANCE AMENDING THE BUDGET OF ESTIMATED REVENUES AND EXPENDITURES FOR THE AMERICAN RESCUE PLAN FUND TO PROVIDE AN APPROPRIATION  FOR VACCINE & PANDEMIC COORDINATION EFFORTS AND TO OTHERWISE PROVIDE WITH RESPECT THERETO

(Pandemic Taskforce)

12.II.

Ordinance No. 6101 of 2021

AN ORDINANCE AMENDING AND RE-ENACTING SECTION 32-46.1 OF THE CADDO PARISH CODE OF ORDINANCES REGARDING THE CARRYING OF WEAPONS, AND OTHERWISE PROVIDING WITH RESPECT THERETO

(Administration) 

13.

ZONING ORDINANCES (for introduction by title):

13.I.

Introduce Ordinance 6102 Of 2021 In Relation To Zoning Case 21-27-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 ELLERBE ROAD AT THE END OF REDRICK DRIVE, CADDO PARISH, LA., FROM R-1-7, SINGLE-FAMILY RESIDENTIAL DISTRICT TO C-1, NEIGHBORHOOD COMMERCIAL DISTRICT, AND TO OTHERWISE PROVIDE WITH RESPECT THERETO

(District 10) 

14.

ORDINANCES (for introduction by title):

14.I.

Introduce Ordinance No. 6103 of 2021

AN ORDINANCE CREATING THE "AMAZON TIF DISTRICT, STATE OF LOUISIANA;" DEFINING THE BOUNDARIES THEREOF FROM WHICH AREA LOCAL SALES TAX, PROPERTY TAX AND HOTEL OCCUPANCY TAX INCREMENTS WILL BE DETERMINED AND USED TO FINANCE ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT PROJECTS IN ACCORDANCE WITH AND AS AUTHORIZED BY PART II OF CHAPTER 27 OF TITLE 33 OF THE LOUISIANA REVISED STATUTES OF 1950, AS AMENDED; AND PROVIDING FOR OTHER MATTERS IN CONNECTION WITH THE FOREGOING

(District 3)

15.

WORK SESSION MINUTES:

15.I.

Work Session Minutes August 16, 2021

16.

RESOLUTIONS:

16.I.

Resolution No. 62 of 2021

A RESOLUTION TO RELOCATE THE POLLING PLACE FOR PRECINCT 72 FROM LSUS BAPTIST STUDENT CENTER, ONE UNIVERSITY PLACE, SHREVEPORT, LOUISIANA 71115 TO UNIVERSITY ELEMENTARY SCHOOL, 9900 SMITHERMAN DRIVE, SHREVEPORT, LOUISIANA 71115, AND OTHERWISE PROVIDING WITH RESPECT THERETO.

(Administration)

16.II.

Resolution No. 63 of 2021

A RESOLUTION TO AUTHORIZE THE CADDO PARISH ADMINISTRATOR TO CONSENT TO THE ASSIGNMENT OF STATE AGENCY LEASES 19509, 20131, 20133 AND 20134, AND OTHERWISE PROVIDING WITH RESPECT THERETO

(District 11) 

16.III.

Resolution No. 64 of 2021

RESOLUTION REQUESTING REGISTRAR OF VOTERS AND CADDO PARISH ADMINISTRATOR TO TAKE ALL NECESSARY ACTION TO ADD AN EARLY VOTING LOCATION AT THE SHREVE MEMORIAL HAMILTON LIBRARY, AND OTHERWISE PROVIDING WITH RESPECT THERETO

(Commissioners Atkins, Chavez, Jackson, Lazarus, Taliaferro)

16.IV.

Resolution No. 65 of 2021

A RESOLUTION GIVING NOTICE OF INTENTION TO CREATE AN ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT DISTRICT, AND  OTHERWISE PROVIDING WITH RESPECT THERETO

(District 3)

17.

OLD BUSINESS:

17.I.

Action Relative to Oil & Gas Drilling in District 12

(Commissioner Epperson) 

18.

NEW BUSINESS:





18.I.

Confirm Appointments To The Juvenile Justice Citizen's Advisory Committee

Authorize the appointment of the following appointees to the Juvenile Justice Citizen's Advisory Committee:  

K.C. Kilpatrick Baird (District 1)

Jamar "Doc" Myers Montgomery (District 2)

Jessica Yeates (District 11)

Shelia Wimberly (District 7)

18.II.

Confirm Reappointment to the Caddo Industrial Development Board

Reappoint LaSonya Moore to the Industrial Development Board, term to expire 8-22-2027

(Commissioners Atkins & Gage-Watts)

18.III.

Confirm Reappointment to the Caddo Industrial Development Board

Reappoint Brad Schmidt to the Industrial Development Board, term to expire 8-22-2027

(Atkins)

18.IV.

Confirm Appointment to the Caddo Industrial Development Board

Authorize Appointment to the Caddo Industrial Development Board, Commission to appoint One. Term to expire 08-22-2027

Clay Hargett (Chavez)

Matt Wood (Johnson)

18.V.

Confirm Joint Appointment to the Zoning Board of Appeals

Authorize the Appointment of Andrew Crawford (confirmed by City of Shreveport on Tuesday, August 10th) to the Zoning Board of Appeals to fill the unexpired term of Brittney Dunn. Term to Expires 4-10-2024

19.

COMMUNIQUES AND COMMITTEE REPORTS:

 

19.I.

COMMUNIQUES AND COMMITTEE REPORTS:

Administration response to information requests from Commissioners
19.I.i.

PRESIDENT'S REPORT:

20.

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
         
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.



21.

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.