Hammond City Council Agenda – January 12, 2021

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HAMMOND CITY COUNCIL
PUBLIC HEARING
AGENDA
312 EAST CHARLES STREET
HAMMOND, LOUISIANA
January 12, 2021
5:30pm

I. CALL TO ORDER:

II. ROLL CALL:

III. ELECTION:

A. President-

B. Vice President-

IV. PUBLIC HEARING:

1. An Ordinance to annex 16.889 acres (parcel#16TR80000033) requested by Hudson Industrial Park, LLC located at the NE corner of Industrial Park Rd and Shelton Rd. in accordance with survey by George D. Sullivan, Zone as I-L, and to be placed in City Council District #1 (Z-2020-09-00086) Recommend approval by the Zoning Commission. (Tracie Schillace)

2. An Ordinance to transfer $14,665.18 from the Downtown Development District Fund (207) Balance to the line item of Sidewalk Improvements within the DDD Fund (20775100 – 570302). Attachment#1 Attachment#2 (Chelsea Tallo Little)

HAMMOND CITY COUNCIL
REGULAR SESSIONAGENDA
312 EAST CHARLES STREET
HAMMOND, LOUISIANA
January 12, 2021
6:00pm or at conclusion of Public Hearing

I. CALL TO ORDER:

II. ROLL CALL:

III. PRAYER:

IV. PLEDGE OF ALLEGIANCE: All veterans and active military, please render the proper salute.

V. REPORTS:

1. Council:

2. Mayor:

VI. Minutes of December 22, 2020

VII. RESOLUTIONS

A. OLD BUSINESS: NONE

B. NEW BUSINESS:

1. A resolution to approve the Tax Exemption Application #20190323-ITE for Pratt (Delta Container) that was approved by the Board of Commerce and Industry on November 13, 2020. Attachment#1 Attachment#2 Attachment#3 (Reuben Rangel)

2. A resolution to approve the Tax Exemption Application #20190259-ITE for GMel, LLC that was approved by the Board of Commerce and Industry on November 13, 2020. Attachment#1 Attachment#2 Attachment#3 (Reuben Rangel)

3. A resolution to approve Cracker Barrel Old Country Store located at 201 Westin Oaks Drive, Hammond La., 70403 to sell High/Low alcohol on premise. The ownership is Cracker Barrel Old Country Store, Inc. (Laura Hammet)

4. A resolution to approve Split A Burger located at 201 E. Thomas St., Hammond La., 70401 to sell High/Low alcohol on premise. The ownership is Split A Burger, LLC. (Laura Hammet)

5. A resolution to reappoint Jennifer White to the Hammond Historic District Commission for a four-year term from January 1, 2021 – December 31, 2024. (Lacy Landrum)

6. A resolution to reappoint Ryan Faulk to the Hammond Historic District Commission for a four-year term from January 1, 2021 – December 31, 2024. (Lacy Landrum)

7. A resolution to reappoint Jessica Shirey to the Hammond Historic District Commission for a four-year term from January 1, 2021 – December 31, 2024. (Lacy Landrum)

8. A resolution to reappoint John Exnicios to the Hammond Historic District Commission for a four-year term from January 1, 2021 – December 31, 2024. (Lacy Landrum)

VIII. FINAL ADOPTION OF ORDINANCE:

1. Final adoption of an Ordinance to annex 16.889 acres (parcel#16TR80000033) requested by Hudson Industrial Park, LLC located at the NE corner of Industrial Park Rd and Shelton Rd. in accordance with survey by George D. Sullivan, Zone as I-L, and to be placed in City Council District #1 (Z-2020-09-00086) Recommend approval by the Zoning Commission. (Tracie Schillace)

2.Final adoption of an Ordinance to transfer $14,665.18 from the Downtown Development District Fund (207) Balance to the line item of Sidewalk Improvements within the DDD Fund (20775100 – 570302). Attachment#1 Attachment#2 (Chelsea Tallo Little)

IX. INTRODUCTION OF ORDINANCE AND SET OF PUBLIC HEARING:

1. Introduction for an Ordinance to accept final subdivision plat and construction plans for “PS-2” Major Subdivision (22 single family lots & greenspace), acceptance of dedication of all public improvements in accordance with final plat by John E. Bonneau & Associates, Inc. and construction drawings by Webb M. Anderson dated revised 12/23/2020, and acceptance of 1 year performance bond in the amount of $428,520.00 request by Gulf Coast Housing Partnership, Inc. located at 1105 Hewitt Rd; Zoned RS-11.A (SUB-2020-10-00138) Recommend Approval by Planning Commission (Tracie Schillace)

X. ADJOURN:

I, COUNCIL CLERK, TONIA BANKS, OF THE HAMMOND CITY COUNCIL, DO HEREBY CERTIFY THAT THE ABOVE AND FOREGOING WAS POSTED AT THE COUNCIL’S CHAMBERS AT 312 EAST CHARLES STREET, HAMMOND, LOUISIANA, IN ACCORDANCE WITH LA R.S. 42:19, ON OR BEFORE THE 11th Day of JANUAY 2021 at 4:00pm.
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