PASCAGOULA CITY COUNCILĀ 
Regular Meeting - Tuesday, May 5, 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.

PRESENTATION

6.

COMMUNITY RECOGNITION:



6.a.

Mayor's Youth Council

Recognize Members in Attendance
7.

PUBLIC HEARING - PROPERTY CLEANUP:

7.a.

Property Cleanup for Determination of Whether or Not Property is to be Declared a Public Menace at 1418 Polk Avenue (Tabled from April 7, 2020)

Submitted By
Donovan Scruggs
Documents:
  1. 1418 Polk .pdf
8.

CONSENT AGENDA:*

8.a.

Resolution Approving and Adopting City Council Minutes of April 7, 2020

Submitted By
Karen Kennedy
8.b.

Resolution Approving Budget Amendment 20.20

Submitted By
Charlene Kerkow
8.c.

Resolution Approving Budget Amendment 20.21

Submitted By
Charlene Kerkow
8.d.

Resolution Authorizing Compton Engineering Task Order 003 Southern Rail Commission Pascagoula Depot Restoration

Budgeted Item
Grant
Submitted By
Aleta Raley
8.e.

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

Submitted By
Michael Moore
8.f.

Resolution Approving One-Way Non-Disclosure Agreement

Submitted By
Matt Chapman
9.

CITY MANAGER


9.a.

Resolution Approving Mississippi Power Street Light Replacement Proposal



Budgeted Item
Grant
Submitted By
Michael Silverman
9.b.

Resolution Approving Mississippi Power Lighting Design Options as Part of Ingalls Avenue Roadway Improvements

Submitted By
Michael Silverman
9.c.

Tidelands Funds Potential Projects

Submitted By
Michael Silverman
9.d.

Recreation Bond Funds Potential Projects

Submitted By
Michael Silverman
9.e.

Resolution Approving Submission of GOMESA Proposals

Budgeted Item
Grant
Submitted By
Aleta Raley
10.

CITY ATTORNEY:

10.a.

Ordinance Abolishing Municipal Election Commission

Submitted By
Michael Moore
11.

CLAIMS DOCKET:

11.a.

DOCKET OF CLAIMS 050520

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

MAYOR/COUNCIL ITEMS:


13.

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  
14.

Councilwoman Colmer

15.

Councilman Jones

16.

Councilman Fornett

17.

Councilman Burrow

18.

Councilman Parker

19.

Councilman Tipton

20.

EXECUTIVE SESSION:

Litigation; Potential Litigation; and Transaction of Business, Discussions re: Purchase or Sale of Lands 

21.

RECESS

May 19, 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.