City Council- 2/13

TOMORROW NIGHT WE ARE BACK WITH CITY COUNCIL! Get excited and check out the agenda. Most things of interest (East Grace Street and School Funding) were continued and there is nothing left on the regular agenda. Some items of interest on the consent agenda include giving the Commonwealth of VA land on Brown's Island for the Emancipation Proclamation Statue and money for promoting breastfeeding in Richmond. 


Appointments, Reappointments, and Citizen Comment

  • Appointments and Reappointments

    • Kimberly Ruth Adams- Aging and Disabilities Advisory Board
    • John E. Boyer- Board of Fire Appeals
    • Michael David McNeel- Board of Directors of the Central VA Waste Management Authority
    • Edward Gilchrist- Commission of Architectural Review
    • Gerald Jason Hendricks- Commission of Architectural Review
    • David Johannas- Urban Design Committee
    • Judge David Cheek- Community Criminal Justice Board
    • Jesse T. Ellington, III- Board of Trustees of the Richmond Retirement System
    • Mark Johnson, Rachel Sneed, and Emily Yeatts- Sister Cities Commission
    • Elliot Haspel, Ceonna Johnson, Patrice Shelton- Maggie L. Walker Initiative Citizens Advisory Board
    • Kathryn Giles Harnsberger, Josie Rose Mace, Leah Page, James C. Parrish, Jr., Riqia E. Taylor- Task Force on the Establishment of a Human Rights Commission


  • Citizen Speakers List

    • Record currently unavailable online--- MYSTERY CITIZEN SPEAKERS! 


  • ORD 2014- 93: Continued to March 27, 2017
    • Establish an Advisory Task Force for the Economic Revitalization of South Richmond
  • ORD 2016-264: Continued to March 13, 2017
    • establishment of a residential permit parking district in the Carver Neighborhood
  • ORD 2017-001: Continued to February 27, 2017
    • Amend City Code concerning when certain fiscal and economic impact statements are required
  • RES 2016-R007- Continued to March 13, 2017
    • Make Department of Planning and Development Review responsible for mailing notices of City Planning Commission Meetings instead of the Office of the City Clerk
  • ORD 2016-140- Continued to February 27, 2017
    • School Funding 
  • ORD 2016-270- Continued to February 27, 2017
    • Sale of East Grace properties to City Center Development for $3.9M
  • RES 2016-R016
    • Establish policy that council will appoint no person to the Board of Commissioners of RRHA for more than 2 consecutive full terms

Consent Agenda

  • ORD 2015-245
    • Rezone 2801 East Main Street from M-1 Light Industrial District to the B-5 Central Business District
  • ORD 2016-221
    • amend Chesapeake Bay Preservation Areas Map
  • ORD 2016-304
    • Amend city code to add a section regarding temporary restriction of access to metered parking
  • ORD 2016-312
    • Rezone 1207 School Street and 1207A School Street from M2 Heavy Industrial to B7 Mixed-Use Business
  • ORD 2016-314
    • Authorize 2704 Woodrow Avenue for the purpose of a day nursery for up to 12 children
  • ORD 2017-002
    • Authorize CAO to execute a computer-aided dispatch user agreement between Richmond and Richmond Ambulance Authority
  • ORD 2017-003
    • Authorize CAO to accept $3M from U.S. Department of Transportation for the Main Street Station Multi-Modal Transportation Center project
  • ORD 2017-004
    • Authorize CAO to accept $760K from Virginia Department of Rail and Public Transportation for the Main Street Station Multi-Modal Transportation Center project
  • ORD 2017-005
  • ORD 2017-006
    • Authorize CAO to accept $26K in registration fees from the 2016 Adverse Childhood Experiences and Community Resilience Summit to provide funding for expenses from the August 2016 summit
  • ORD 2017-007
    • Authorize CAO to accept $30K from Virginia Foundation for Healthy Youth for promoting innovative breastfeeding initiatives
  • RES 2016-R092
    • Express City's position on policy questions regarding Transit Network Plan 
  • RES 2017-R008
    • Approve $1,100.00 from Council District Funds for the 6th district to pay Youth Ministry Entertainment for entertainment services at quarterly Northside youth summits in 2016
  • REST 2017-R009
    • Adopt Citizen Participation Plan 

Regular Agenda