CADDO PARISH COMMISSION
 505 TRAVIS STREET, GOVERNMENT PLAZA
 PUBLIC NOTICE
 WORK SESSION AGENDA
 Streaming at 
www.caddo.org
October 3, 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:


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.

Master Plan Update

8.

REPORTS:

Administrator Report
8.I.

Administrative Report

9.

COMMISSION REMARKS:

Communiques, reports, and other items related to Work Session Agenda. 
10.

PRESIDENT'S REPORT:

11.

OLD BUSINESS:

 

12.

NEW BUSINESS:

12.I.

Authorize Introduction of Ordinance No. 6161 of 2022

AN ORDINANCE AMENDING THE 2022 BUDGET OF ESTIMATED REVENUES AND EXPENDITURES FOR THE ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT FUND TO CARRYOVER THE 2021 APPROPRIATION FOR THE AFRICAN AMERICAN CHAMBER OF COMMERCE AND TO OTHERWISE PROVIDE WITH RESPECT THERETO

(Jackson) 

Documents:
  1. Ord-6261-SBAACC.pdf
12.II.

Authorize Introduction of Ordinance No. 6162 of 2022

AN ORDINANCE GRANTING APPROVAL FOR AN ADDITIONAL SEPTIC SYSTEM AT 153 MONIQUE DRIVE, SHREVEPORT, LOUISIANA, AND TO OTHERWISE PROVIDE WITH RESPECT THERETO

(Atkins) 

12.III.

Authorize Resolution No 46 of 2022

A RESOLUTION TO PROVIDE AN ANNUAL CERTIFICATION TO THE STATE OF LOUISIANA DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION AND DEVELOPMENT IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE OFF-SYSTEM BRIDGE REPLACEMENT PROGRAM, AND TO OTHERWISE PROVIDE WITH RESPECT THERETO

(Public Works) 

12.IV.

Authorize Special Resolution of Acknowledgement for Breast Cancer Awareness Month

(Gage Watts) 

12.V.

Authorize Special Resolution of Acknowledgement for Domestic Violence Awareness Month

(Gage- Watts) 

12.VI.

Authorize Consideration of Appointment of James Martin to Caddo Parish Fire District No. 8

Appoint James Martin to Caddo Parish Fire District No. 8 to fill the unexpired term of Claude Jackson. Term to expire January 1, 2024.

(Commissioner Hopkins)

12.VII.

Authorize Consideration of Appointment of Stacy Fuselier Pierce to the Caddo Fire District 5 Board.

Appointment Stacy Fuselier Pierce to the Caddo Fire District 5 Board to fill the unexpired term of Wayne Woodruff, Term to expire 12-4-2022.

(Atkins) 

Documents:
  1. STACEY F PIERCE.pdf
12.VIII.

Authorize Consideration of Recommendations concerning Recognition of POW-MIA

Committee Recommends the addition of a POW MIA flag to any Parish Flagpole where the American flag is flown. The Committee also recommends the inclusion of the language, "and please remember our POW-MIAs," when calling for the Pledge of Allegiance. 

(Veterans Affairs Committee) 

12.IX.

Authorize Approval for Commissioner Travel to 2022 Keep Louisiana Beautiful Conference

(Taliaferro) 

12.X.

COMMISSION WILL CONVENE INTO EXECUTIVE SESSION

Executive Session regarding litigation – La. Gaming Control Board (and La. Racing Commission) vs. Lafourche Parish (and Caddo Parish), No. 722,256, 19th Judicial District Court, East Baton Rouge Parish

(Parish Attorney) 

12.XI.

Authorize consideration of a moratorium on enforcement of Ord. No. 6240 of 2022 relative to occupational license requirements of off track betting establishments.

(Parish Attorney)

13.

COMMUNIQUES AND COMMITTEE REPORTS:

14.

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


15.

CONSENT AGENDA:

15.I.

Ordinance No. 6259 of 2022

AN ORDINANCE AMENDING THE BUDGET OF ESTIMATED REVENUES AND EXPENDITURES FOR THE RIVERBOAT FUND AND THE OIL AND GAS FUND TO PROVIDE AN ADDITIONAL APPROPRIATION FOR THE SAFE SUMMER PROGRAM AND TO OTHERWISE PROVIDE WITH RESPECT THERETO

(Jackson) 

16.

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.