March 13, 2001

 

 

Salt Lake City Council

 

AGENDA

 

City Council Chambers

City & County Building

451 South State Street, Room 315

Salt Lake City, Utah

 

Tuesday, March 13, 2001

6:30 p.m.

 

5:30 p.m., some Council Members may dine together in Room 343 at the City & County Building.  (The room is open to the public.)

 

A.  WORK SESSION:  (briefing time lengths are approximations only.)

      6:00-6:25 p.m., Room 326, City & County Building, 451 South State Street.

(Items from the following list that Council is unable to complete in Work Session from 6:00-6:25 p.m. will be addressed in a Work Session setting following the Consent Agenda.)

1.     Report of the Executive Director, including review of Council information items and announcements.  (Estimated time:  5 minutes)

2.     The Council will interview Joe Henderson prior to consideration of his appointment to the Recreation Advisory Board.  (Estimated time:  5 minutes)

3.     The Council will interview David Asman prior to his appointment to the Arts Council.  (Estimated time:  5 minutes)

4.     The Council will interview Teresa C. Queris prior to her appointment to the Transportation Advisory Board.  (Estimated time:  5 minutes)

5.     The Council will receive an update regarding planning for the 2002 Winter Olympic Games.  (Estimated time:  15 minutes)

6.     The Council will receive a briefing regarding a proposed ordinance relating to an increase in permit fees for excavation work in the Public Way.  (Estimated time:  5 minutes)

7.     The Council will receive a briefing regarding the University Light Rail Enhancement Fund expenditures as proposed by the Community Coordination Team.  (Estimated time:  5 minutes)

8.     The Council will receive a briefing regarding Petition No. 400-00-13, a legislative action initiated by Council Member Dave Buhler relating to provisions of Chapter 24 of the Zoning Ordinance for residential height interpretation.  (Estimated time:  10 minutes)

9.     The Council will receive a briefing regarding a request from the Salt Lake City Housing Authority for a $175,000 loan from the Community Development Block Grant Housing Match Fund for the Valor House project providing transitional housing for homeless veterans.  (Estimated time:  5 minutes)

10.   The Council will consider entering into an Executive Session to discuss the acquisition (purchase, exchange, or lease) of real property in keeping with Utah Code.  (Estimated time:  10 minutes)

11.   The Council will consider entering into an Executive Session to discuss labor negotiations in keeping with Utah Code.  (Estimated time:  10 minutes)


B.     OPENING CEREMONY:

1.      Pledge of Allegiance.

2.      Approval of March 6, 2001 minutes.

 

C.   COMMENTS:

 

1.  Questions to the Mayor from the City Council.

2.  Comments to the City Council (Comments are taken on any item not scheduled for a public hearing, as well as on any other City business.  Comments are limited to two minutes.)


D.  PUBLIC HEARINGS:

 

E. NEW BUSINESS:

1.  Ordinance:  Horse-drawn Carriages
Consider adopting an ordinance enacting Section 5.37.008, Salt Lake City Code, pertaining to the definition of animal services, and amending Sections 5.37.080, 5.37.105, 5.37.110, 5.37.115, 5.37.120, 5.37.125, 5.37.150, 5.37.170, 8.16.025, 8.16.035, 8.16.045, 8.16.055, 8.16.060, pertaining to horse-drawn carriages.
(O 01-6)

          Staff Recommendation:            Refer to Consent Agenda March 20, 2001.

2.  Ordinance:  Railroad Horns and Whistles Restrictions
Consider adopting an ordinance enacting Section 14.44.090, Salt Lake City Code, relating to restrictions of railroad horns and whistles.
(O 01-7)

          Staff Recommendation:            Refer to Consent Agenda March 20, 2001.


F.  UNFINISHED BUSINESS:

1.  Resolution:  Salt Lake City, Salt Lake County, Utah General Obligation Refunding Bonds, Series 2001
Consider adopting a resolution confirming the sale and authorizing the issuance of up to $24,000,000 principal amount of general obligation refunding bonds of the City; and providing for related matters.
(Q 01-2)

     Staff Recommendation:                 Adopt.



G. CONSENT:

1.   Ordinance:  Set date – Petition No. 400-00-33, a request by T. King, Sceptor Properties LLC, for a text amendment to the Residential Office Zoning District to allow office uses in existing buildings on lots less than 20,000 square feet in size
Set date of April 3, 2001 at 6:00 p.m. to accept public comment and consider adopting an ordinance amending portions of the Salt Lake City Zoning Code regarding the Residential Office (RO) Zoning District.
(P 01-4)

  Staff Recommendation:            Set date.

 

2.   Ordinance:  Sierra Pacific Communications Telecommunication Franchise (housekeeping matter)
Consider adopting an ordinance granting to Sierra Pacific Communications and its successors, a telecommunication franchise.
(C 00-821)

  Staff Recommendation:            Adopt.

3.   Ordinance:  Adelphia Business Solutions Operations, Inc. Telecommunication Franchise (housekeeping matter)
Consider adopting an ordinance granting to Adelphia Business Solutions Operations, Inc., and its successors, a telecommunication franchise.
(C 00-822)

  Staff Recommendation:            Adopt.

4.   Board Reappointment:  Nano Podolsky, Youth City Government Advisory Board
Consider approving the reappointment of Nano Podolsky to the Youth City Government Advisory Board for a term extending through January 1, 2004.
(I 01-1)

  Staff Recommendation:            Approve.



5.   Board Reappointment:  June Wang, Board of Appeals and Examiners
Consider approving the appointment of June Wang to the Board of Appeals and Examiners for a term extending through March 3, 2006.
(I 01-12)

  Staff Recommendation:            Approve.

6.   Board Appointment:  Ross Romero, Board of Adjustment
Consider approving the appointment of Ross Romero to the Board of Adjustment for a term extending through December 31, 2005.
(I 01-4)

  Staff Recommendation:            Approve.

7.   Board Appointment:  Lavone Liddle Gamonal, Mosquito Abatement District
Consider approving the appointment of Lavone Liddle Gamonal to the Mosquito Abatement District for a term extending through December 31, 2004.
(I 01-2)

  Staff Recommendation:            Approve.

8.   Board Appointment:  Donald Hartley, City & County Building Conservancy and Use Committee
Consider approving the appointment of Donald Hartley to the City & County Building Conservancy and Use Committee for a term extending through July 1, 2002.
(I 01-13)

  Staff Recommendation:            Approve.

9.   Board Appointment:  Shirley McLaughlan, Housing Appeals and Advisory Board (HAAB)
Consider approving the appointment of Shirley McLaughlan to the Housing Appeals and Advisory Board (HAAB) for a term extending through December 31, 2004.
(I 01-14)

  Staff Recommendation:            Approve.

10.  Board Appointment:  Katharine D. Deiss, Recreation Advisory Board
Consider approving the appointment of Katharine D. Deiss to the Recreation Advisory Board for a term extending through January 17, 2005. 
(I 01-15)

  Staff Recommendation:            Approve.

11.  Board Appointment:  Jerome Johnson, Capital Improvement Program Citizen Board
Consider approving the appointment of Jerome Johnson to the Capital Improvement Program Citizen Board for a term extending through June 3, 2002.
(I 01-16)

  Staff Recommendation:            Approve.

12.  Board Appointment:  Kent K. Nelson, Planning Commission
Consider approving the appointment of Kent K. Nelson to the Planning Commission for a term extending through July 1, 2002.
(I 01-11)

  Staff Recommendation:            Approve.