PASCAGOULA CITY COUNCILĀ 
Regular Meeting - Tuesday, April 7, 2020 at 6:00 p.m.


1.

WELCOME AND CALL TO ORDER:

 Mayor Steve Demetropoulos
2.

INVOCATION:

Councilman Willie Jones
3.

PLEDGE OF ALLEGIANCE:

Councilman Scott Tipton
4.

AMENDMENTS TO AGENDA:

Mayor

At-Large

Ward 1

Ward 2

Ward 3

Ward 4

Ward 5

City Manager

City Attorney


5.

COMMUNITY RECOGNITION:



5.a.

Mayor's Youth Council

Recognize Members in Attendance
5.b.

Proclamations


1.

Proclamation- April as Child Abuse Prevention Month

Budgeted Item
N/A
Submitted By
Karen Strickland
6.

PUBLIC HEARING - PROPERTY CLEANUP:

6.a.

Property Cleanup for Determination of Whether or not Property is to be Declared a Public Menace at 1027 22nd Street

Submitted By
Karen Kennedy
Documents:
  1. 1027 22nd.pdf
6.b.

Property Cleanup for Determination of Whether or not Property is to be Declared a Public Menace at 1418 Polk Avenue

Submitted By
Karen Kennedy
Documents:
  1. 1418 Polk.pdf
6.c.

Property Cleanup for Determination of Whether or not Property is to be Declared a Public Menace at 5412 Monaco Street

Submitted By
Karen Kennedy
Documents:
  1. 5412 Monaco.pdf
7.

CONSENT AGENDA:*

7.a.

Resolution Approving and Adopting City Council Minutes of March 17, 2020

Submitted By
Karen Kennedy
7.b.

Resolution Approving and Adopting City Council Minutes of March 20, 2020

Submitted By
Karen Kennedy
7.c.

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

Submitted By
Karen Kennedy
7.d.

Resolution Adopting and Approving Special Call Minutes of March 31, 2020

Submitted By
Karen Kennedy
7.e.

Resolution Approving Budget Amendment 20.18

Submitted By
Charlene Kerkow
7.f.

Resolution Approving Budget Amendment 20.19

Submitted By
Charlene Kerkow
7.g.

Resolution Approving Amendments 2 and 3 of the Employee Health Care Plan for Plan Year 2019-2020

Budgeted Item
N/A
Submitted By
Justin Larsen
7.h.

Resolution Approving Submission of Dept of Justice Coronavirus Supplemental Funding

Budgeted Item
Grant
Submitted By
Aleta Raley
7.j.

Resolution regarding Emergency Building Cleaning

Submitted By
Michael Silverman
7.k.

Resolution Approving and Authorizing Emergency Repairs to Tucker Street Bridge

Submitted By
Michael Moore
7.l.

Resolution Approving Location Contract regarding Documentary Produced by ITN Productions

Submitted By
Michael Moore
7.m.

Resolution Approving the Renewal of the 2020-2021 Hull Policy

Budgeted Item
Yes
Submitted By
Justin Larsen
7.n.

Resolution Approving GRPC Board of Commissioners Vacancy

Submitted By
Michael Silverman
7.o.

Resolution Approving Concessions Services Agreement with Turf Masters

Budgeted Item
Yes
Submitted By
Michael Silverman
7.p.

Resolution Approving Memorandum of Agreement between US Coast Guard and Pascagoula Fire Department

Submitted By
Hyler Krebs
7.q.

Resolution Approving Memorandum of Agreement between US Coast Guard and Pascagoula Fire Department for USCGC Jacob Poroo

Submitted By
Hyler Krebs
7.r.

Resolution Approving Advertising for Ingalls Avenue Road Repairs Project

Submitted By
Michael Silverman
7.t.

Resolution Approving and Authorizing Electronic Payment System for Planning and Building Department

Submitted By
Michael Silverman
7.u.

Resolution Approving Conflict Waiver for Review and Negotiation of Memorandum of Understanding with the MS Maritime Museum

Budgeted Item
Yes
Submitted By
Michael Silverman
7.v.

Resolution Continuing Local Emergency regarding the Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) Outbreak

Submitted By
Michael Moore
8.

PLANNING AND BUILDING DEPARTMENT:

8.a.

Resolution Providing Preliminary Approval for a Central Business District Tax Abatement for a new business office by Keydog Investments, LLC

Budgeted Item
N/A
Submitted By
Donovan Scruggs
9.

CITY MANAGER


9.a.

Resolution Approving Quote for Manhole Repair South of Mercier Drive

Submitted By
Michael Silverman
9.b.

Resolution Approving Quote for Gravity Sewer Point Repair at Chicot Street and Highway 90 Intersection

Submitted By
Michael Silverman
9.c.

Resolution Approving Nelson Outdoors Vendor Agreement at Point Park

Submitted By
Michael Silverman
9.d.

Pascagoula Sports Facility Plaque

Submitted By
Michael Silverman
9.e.

Naming for Pascagoula Sports Facility

Budgeted Item
N/A
Submitted By
Michael Silverman
9.f.

Potential Infrastructure Projects with Jackson County Assistance

Submitted By
Michael Silverman
9.g.

Additional COVID-19 Mitigation Regulations

Submitted By
Michael Silverman
10.

CITY ATTORNEY:

11.

CLAIMS DOCKET:

11.a.

DOCKET OF CLAIMS 040720

APPROVE ORDER OF DOCKET OF CLAIMS.               
Budgeted Item
Yes
Submitted By
KRISTI SUMMERLIN
12.

MAYOR/COUNCIL ITEMS:


12.a.

Mayor Demetropoulos

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  
12.b.

Councilwoman Colmer

12.c.

Councilman Jones

12.d.

Councilman Fornett

12.e.

Councilman Burrow

12.f.

Councilman Parker

12.g.

Councilman Tipton

13.

EXECUTIVE SESSION:

Transaction of Business, Discussion re: Expansion of a Business or Industry; Transaction of Business, Discussions re: Purchase or Sale of Lands; and Potential Litigation 

14.

RECESS

April 21, 2020 at 6:00 p.m.
*.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.