PASCAGOULA CITY COUNCILĀ 
Recessed Regular Meeting - Tuesday, March 17, 2020 at 6:00 p.m.


1.

WELCOME AND CALL TO ORDER:

 Mayor Steve Demetropoulos
2.

INVOCATION:

Councilman Felix Fornett
3.

PLEDGE OF ALLEGIANCE:

Councilman Matt Parker
4.

AMENDMENTS TO AGENDA:

Mayor

At-Large

Ward 1

Ward 2

Ward 3

Ward 4

Ward 5

City Manager

City Attorney


5.

PROCLAMATION


5.a.

Proclamation regarding the Novel Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19) Outbreak

Submitted By
Michael Silverman
6.

ADDRESS THE COUNCIL:

6.a.

Civic Action Committee Presentation

Submitted By
Michael Silverman
6.b.

George Pickett Presentation

Submitted By
Michael Silverman
6.c.

Gulf Regional Planning Commission Presentation

Submitted By
Michael Silverman
6.d.

Police Department Presentation

Budgeted Item
No
Submitted By
Michael Silverman
6.e.

Mississippi Maritime Museum Presentation

Submitted By
Michael Silverman
7.

COMMUNITY RECOGNITION:



7.a.

Mayor's Youth Council

Recognize Members in Attendance
8.

PUBLIC HEARING:


8.a.

Notice of Public Hearing re: Tax Increment Financing Plan for Denny Avenue

8.b.

Adopt Resolution to Approve Minutes of the Pascagoula Planning Board Meeting of March 11, 2020

Budgeted Item
N/A
Submitted By
Donovan Scruggs
8.c.

Adopt a Resolution to Accept the Planning Board's Recommendation to Deny the Request for Variances to Locate an Auto Wrecker Service at 1415 and 1423 Kenneth Avenue

Budgeted Item
N/A
Submitted By
Donovan Scruggs
9.

CONSENT AGENDA:*

9.a.

Resolution Adopting and Approving City Council Minutes of January 21, 2020

Submitted By
Karen Kennedy
9.b.

Resolution Adopting and Approving City Council Minutes of January 22, 2020

Submitted By
Karen Kennedy
9.c.

Resolution Adopting and Approving City Council Minutes of January 29, 2020

Submitted By
Karen Kennedy
9.d.

Resolution Adopting and Approving City Council Minutes of February 4, 2020

Submitted By
Karen Kennedy
9.e.

Resolution Adopting and Approving City Council Minutes of February 18, 2020

Submitted By
Karen Kennedy
9.f.

Resolution Adopting and Approving City Council Minutes of February 24, 2020

Submitted By
Karen Kennedy
9.g.

Resolution Adopting and Approving City Council Minutes of March 3, 2020

Submitted By
Karen Kennedy
9.h.

Resolution Approving Budget Amendment 20.17

Submitted By
Michael Silverman
9.i.

Resolution Authorizing Advertisement for Backflow Preventers

Submitted By
Cathy Turner
9.j.

Resolution Approving the Renewal of the Business Automobile Insurance Policy for 2020-2021

Budgeted Item
Yes
Submitted By
Justin Larsen
9.l.

Resolution Approving Proposal for Concrete Crushing Services

Submitted By
Michael Moore
9.m.

Resolution Approving Revenue & Expenditure Report February, 2020

Submitted By
Carol Groen
10.

CITY MANAGER


10.a.

Pascagoula Sportsplex Concessions RFP

Submitted By
Michael Silverman
10.b.

Pascagoula Sportsplex Tournament Coordinator

Submitted By
Michael Silverman
10.c.

GOMESA Potential Projects

Submitted By
Michael Silverman
10.d.

Community Relations Officer Proposal

Submitted By
Michael Silverman
11.

CLAIMS DOCKET:

11.a.

DOCKET OF CLAIMS 031720

Approve Order for Docket of Claims.
Budgeted Item
Yes
Submitted By
Karen Pittman
12.

MAYOR/COUNCIL ITEMS:


13.

Mayor

I.     APPEARANCE AND BEAUTIFICATION
         A.     Littering Initiative
         B.     Beautification and upkeep/grass and week control
                   1.     Establish a City maintenance plan

II.     BARRIERS TO REPOPULATION 
         A.     Meeting with Realtors
         B.     Communication of Abatements & Discounts
         C.     Facts on Taxes and Insurance

III.     COMMUNICATIONS
         A.     Email Newsletter
         B.     Community Report
         C.     Report to the City 
         D.     Marketing Plan for the city 

IV.     MEET WITH SCHOOL BOARD

V.     MEET WITH INDUSTRY LEADERS

VI.     MEET WITH CHURCH LEADERS

VII.     NON-TRADITIONAL REVENUE GENERATION
         A.     Grant Writer
         B.     BP Projects  
14.

EXECUTIVE SESSION:

Transaction of Business and Discussion regarding Expansion of a Business or Industry, Potential Litigation and Personnel

15.

ADJOURN:

*.Consent Agenda - All matters listed under Consent Agenda, are considered to be routine by the City Council and will be enacted by one motion. There will not be a separate discussion of these items. If discussion is desired, that item will be removed from the Consent Agenda and will be considered separately.