PASCAGOULA CITY COUNCIL 
Regular Meeting - Tuesday, October 3, 2023 at 6:00 p.m. 

 

1.

WELCOME AND CALL TO ORDER:

Mayor Jay Willis  


2.

INVOCATION:

Tracy Martin 

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.

COMMUNITY RECOGNITION:



5.a.

Proclamations


1.

Proclamation honoring Billy and Jeannene Crocker

Submitted By
Tina Hill
 
6.

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.  

7.

PUBLIC HEARING - PROPERTY CLEANUP:

7.a.

Property Cleanup for Determination of Whether or not Property is to be Declared a Public Menace at 1103 Cherokee Street

Submitted By
Tina Hill
7.b.

Property Cleanup for Determination of Whether or not Property is to be Declared a Public Menace at 1107 Cherokee

Submitted By
Tina Hill
Documents:
  1. 1107 Cherokee.pdf
7.c.

Property Cleanup for Determination of Whether or not Property is to be Declared a Public Menace at 2110 8th Street

Submitted By
Tina Hill
Documents:
  1. 2110 8th st.pdf
7.d.

Property Cleanup for Determination of Whether or not Property is to be Declared a Public Menace at 2112 Seneca Street

Submitted By
Tina Hill
Documents:
  1. 2112 Seneca.pdf
7.e.

Property Cleanup for Determination of Whether or not Property is to be Declared a Public Menace at 2209 Lewis

Submitted By
Tina Hill
Documents:
  1. 2209 Lewis.pdf
7.f.

Property Cleanup for Determination of Whether or not Property is to be Declared a Public Menace at 2219 Catalpa

Submitted By
Tina Hill
Documents:
  1. 2219 Catalpa.pdf
7.g.

Property Cleanup for Determination of Whether or not Property is to be Declared a Public Menace at 2402 Edgewood

Submitted By
Tina Hill
Documents:
  1. 2402 Edgewood.pdf
7.h.

Property Cleanup for Determination of Whether or not Property is to be Declared a Public Menace at 3814 Victor

Submitted By
Tina Hill
Documents:
  1. 3814 Victor.pdf
8.

CONSENT AGENDA:*

8.a.

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

Submitted By
Karen Kennedy
8.b.

Resolution Accepting Pascagoula Redevelopment Authority August 21, 2023 Minutes

Submitted By
Michael Silverman
8.c.

Resolution Approving Amendment to Maintenance Agreement with Jani-King for City Hall and Utilities Building

Submitted By
Karen Kennedy
8.d.

Resolution Accepting 2023 Justice Assistance Grant Award

Budgeted Item
Grant
Submitted By
Aleta Raley
 
8.e.

Resolution Enrolling Liens on Properties Cleaned Pursuant to MS Code Section 21-19-11 (1900 Denny Ave. and 2610 Belair St.)

Submitted By
Karen Kennedy
8.f.

Resolution Committing Match Funds for RESTORE Act Lowery Island Project

Budgeted Item
Grant
Submitted By
Aleta Raley
8.g.

Ordinance Renewing Franchise Agreement with Cable One, Inc. d/b/a Sparklight

Submitted By
Michael Moore
8.h.

Order Establishing Petty Cash Fund for FY23-24

Submitted By
Karen Pittman
8.i.

Order Setting a Hearing to Determine if the Property Located at 711 Herrick is a Menace to Public Health, Safety and Welfare

Submitted By
Tina Hill
8.j.

Resolution Requesting Resumes for Jackson County Utility Authority Vacancy

Submitted By
Michael Silverman
9.

CITY MANAGER


9.a.

LaPointe Krebs Foundation Applicant Interviews

Submitted By
Michael Silverman
 
9.b.

Resolution Approving Quote for Dock Street Void Fill and Bulkhead Stabilization

Submitted By
Michael Silverman
9.c.

Resolution Approving Quote for Cleaning at 819 Jackson Avenue

Submitted By
Michael Silverman
9.d.

Resolution Approving Gulf Regional Planning Commission Request for Funding to Support 14th Street Road Improvements Study

Submitted By
Michael Silverman
9.e.

Resolution Approving Closeout for Briarwood Estates Subdivision Drainage Improvements Project

Submitted By
Michael Silverman
10.

CITY ATTORNEY:

10.a.

Ordinance Amending Chapter 82, Article VII, Section 82-423 of Code of Ordinances re: Pedestrian Safety

Submitted By
Michael Moore
 
11.

CLAIMS DOCKET:

11.a.

DOCKET OF CLAIMS 100323

Budgeted Item
Yes
Submitted By
Karen Pittman
12.

MAYOR/COUNCIL ITEMS:


12.a.

Mayor Willis

12.b.

Councilman Gatchell

12.c.

Councilman Hyde

12.d.

Councilman Fornett

12.e.

Councilman Walker

12.f.

Councilman Parker

12.g.

Councilman Blythe

13.

EXECUTIVE SESSION:

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

14.

RECESS:

Tuesday, October 17, 2023 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.