PASCAGOULA CITY COUNCIL 
Regular Meeting - Tuesday, January 2, 2024 at 6:00 p.m. 

 

1.

WELCOME AND CALL TO ORDER:

Mayor Jay Willis  


2.

INVOCATION:

Rev. Jeff Floyd

3.

PLEDGE OF ALLEGIANCE:

Councilman Patrick Gatchell 




4.

AMENDMENTS TO AGENDA:

Mayor

At-Large

Ward 1

Ward 2

Ward 3

Ward 4

Ward 5

City Manager

City Attorney


5.

PUBLIC COMMENTS:

We're pleased to provide an opportunity at each meeting for comments by citizens, limited to 3 minutes of speaking time per speaker and no more than a total of 30 minutes.  The Public Comment section of the agenda is not a question and answer session.  The Mayor, Council and other administration officials will take all comments under advisement and may respond or take other potential action at a later time, if warranted.  

 
6.

PUBLIC HEARING - PROPERTY CLEANUP:

6.a.

Property Cleanup for Determination of Whether or not Property is to be Declared a Public Menace at 1004 Williams Street

Submitted By
Karen Kennedy
6.b.

Property Cleanup for Determination of Whether or Not Property is to be Declared a Public Menace at 825 School Street

Submitted By
Tina Hill
6.c.

Property Cleanup for Determination of Whether or Not Property is to be Declared a Public Menace at 2010 21st Street

Submitted By
Karen Kennedy
7.

CONSENT AGENDA:*

7.a.

Resolution Approving and Adopting City Council Minutes of December 19, 2023

Submitted By
Karen Kennedy
7.b.

Resolution Accepting Pascagoula Redevelopment Authority November 20, 2023 Minutes

Submitted By
Michael Silverman
7.c.

Resolution Providing Final Approval for 4414 Market Street Residential Tax Exemption

Submitted By
Michael Silverman
 
7.d.

Resolution Approving East Pascagoula Police Substation Demolition Quotes

Submitted By
Michael Silverman
7.e.

Resolution Approving Water Meter Indemnity Agreement for Pascagoula Center, LLC

Submitted By
Michael Silverman
7.f.

Resolution Requesting Resumes from Citizens of Pascagoula Interested in Serving on Pascagoula Library Board

Submitted By
Karen Kennedy
7.g.

Resolution Requesting Resumes from Citizens of Pascagoula Interested in Serving on Pascagoula-Gautier School District Board of Trustees

Submitted By
Karen Kennedy
7.h.

Resolution Appointing Representatives to Serve on the Jackson County Utility Authority Advisory Finance Committee

Submitted By
Michael Silverman
7.i.

Resolution Approving Pascagoula Sports Complex Facility Use Agreement

Submitted By
Michael Silverman
 
7.j.

Order Setting a Hearing to Determine if the Property Located at 1102 Buena Vista is a Menace to Public Health, Safety and Welfare

Submitted By
Tina Hill
7.k.

Order Setting a Hearing to Determine if the Property Located at 1710 Parsley Avenue is a Menace to Public Health, Safety and Welfare

Submitted By
Tina Hill
7.l.

Order Setting a Hearing to Determine if the Property Located at 2403 Chicot is a Menace to Public Health, Safety and Welfare

Submitted By
Tina Hill
7.m.

Order Setting a Hearing to Determine if the Property Located at 3303 Ingalls Avenue is a Menace to Public Health, Safety and Welfare

Submitted By
Tina Hill
8.

CITY MANAGER


8.a.

Resolution Providing Preliminary Approval for Residential Tax Abatement at 712 Belair Street

Submitted By
Michael Silverman
9.

CLAIMS DOCKET:

9.a.

DOCKET OF CLAIMS 010224

Budgeted Item
Yes
Submitted By
Karen Pittman
 
10.

MAYOR/COUNCIL ITEMS:


10.a.

Mayor Willis

10.b.

Councilman Hyde

10.c.

Councilman Fornett

10.d.

Councilman Walker

10.e.

Councilman Parker

10.f.

Councilman Blythe

10.g.

Councilman Gatchell

11.

EXECUTIVE SESSION:

Transaction of business, Discussions regarding Expansion or Business or Industry; Transaction of Business, Discussions regarding Purchase or Sale of Land and Potential Litigation 

12.

RECESS:

Tuesday, January 16, 2024 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.