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AGENDA

MARCH 2, 2004 - COUNCIL MEETING - 9:00 A.M.
GEORGE A. SMITH MEETING ROOM

I. CALL TO ORDER.

II. INVOCATION AND PLEDGE OF ALLEGIANCE TO FLAG.

(COUNCILMAN ERNEST BROOKS, II)

III. ROLL CALL.

IV. APPROVAL OF MINUTES OF FEBRUARY 3, 2004 MEETING.

V. PROCLAMATIONS.

VI. INVITATION FOR PUBLIC COMMENT.

VII. PUBLIC HEARINGS:

1. Consideration of an Ordinance to Annex, a Resolution to adopt a Plan of Service, and an Ordinance to Zone an area referred to as “Northpointe Extension”, located at the west end of the existing Northpointe Subdivision, comprising 10.982 acres more or less.

2. Consideration of an Ordinance to zone property located on the north side of Whitehall Street, just east of Dr. F.E. Wright Drive from A-O/I-2 (Agriculture-Open land/Light Industrial) District to B-5 (Highway Business) District, comprising 13.8 acres more or less.

3. Consideration of an Ordinance to Amend the City Code Relative to Limitation of Dogs and Cats.

4. Consideration of an Ordinance to Amend the City Code Relative to Tree Trimmer Requirements.

5. Consideration of an Ordinance to Amend the City Code Relative to Abandoned/Unsafe Structure Board-Up Procedures.

6. Consideration of an Ordinance to Amend the City Code Relative to Passenger Vehicle for Hire Services.

7. Consideration of an application for a Certificate of Public Convenience and Necessity for Rodney Curry to operate a business known as Jackson Taxi Service.

VIII. SECOND READING:

1. Consideration of an Ordinance to rezone property located west of North Highland Avenue across from Parker Drive from RS (Single Family Residential) to B-5 (Highway Business) District, comprising 14.75 acres more or less, submitted by Les Jaco on behalf of Highland Green Investment Company LTD.

2. Consideration of an Ordinance to close and abandon Still Street and unnamed alley adjoining Still Street.

3. Consideration of an Ordinance to amend Title 17 of the City Code regarding charges for garbage collection.

IX. NEW BUSINESS:

1. Consideration of a Resolution submitted by the Industrial Development Board for the City of Jackson to enter into a Project Circle Agreement with Toyota Motor Manufacturing North America, Inc.

2. Consideration of a contract in the amount of $7,000 with Barge, Waggoner, Sumner and Cannon for conversion of softball fields to soccer fields at Kate Campbell Robertson Park.

3. Consideration of change order #1 from Watson Roofing for $2145 for reroofing a porch on the tornado damaged Groundskeeping Building.

4. Consideration of a contract in the amount of $10,585 with Martin Paving Company for asphalting the inline hockey parking lot at North Park.

5. Consideration of a contract in the amount of $112,192.15 with Ford Construction Company for State Street Bridge replacement.

6. Consideration of a contract in the amount of $506,621 with Scott Spectator Seating for platform seating at the Civic Center.

7. Consideration of a contract in the amount of $24,768 with U. S. Lawn for yearly lawn care at Riverside Cemetery.

8. Consideration of change order #1 from Keystone Construction Company for $57,167 to restore the Fairgrounds Park to the pre-tornado condition.

9. Consideration of a contract in the amount of $69,000 with Reese Roofers for roofing tornado damaged Fire Station #5.

10. Consideration of a contract in the amount of $109,500 with Jack Hornsby Electric for generators for Fire Stations #1, #2, and #5.

11. Consideration of a contract in the amount of $147,667.70 with Desoto County Electric for traffic signalization on Carriage House Drive.

12. Request of the Jackson Fire Department to donate a 1987 Chevy Step Van to the Madison County Sheriff’s Department.

13. Request to donate a 1991 Caprice station wagon to Area Relief Ministries for use by Disaster Recovery Services.

14. Consideration of budget amendments.

15. Proposed agreement with Wildlife Adventures.

16. Board Appointments:

  • Jackson Transit Authority – Reappointment of Richard Donnell and Donna Hodge

17. Invoices over $10,000.

X. ADJOURN.


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