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LORAIN CITY COUNCIL
Regular Meeting Agenda
Monday, January 7, 2019 @ 6:00 p.m.
 
 
             
1.   OPENING OF COUNCIL: Prayer and the Pledge of Allegiance.
2.   ROLL CALL:
3.   DISPOSITION OF MINUTES:
a.   12/17/2018 Regular Meeting Minutes
b.   12/19/2018 Special Call Minutes
c.   12/21/2018 Special Call Minutes
d.   12/22/2018 Special Call Minutes
4.   CORRESPONDENCE AND/OR COMMUNICATIONS FROM THE MAYOR:   (None)
5.   CORRESPONDENCE FROM DIRECTORS, BOARDS, COMMISSIONS, ETC.:  
a.   2018 4th qtr Income Tax Receipts from 10/1/18 through 12/31/18. The report includes both the police levy and the road repair levy allocations.
b.   Lorain City Planning Commission met on Wednesday, January 2, 2019 and recommended approval for the final development plan of Lighthouse Village outparcel 1, B-3 Zoning. 
c.   Correspondence from the Lorain Planning Commission dated January 2, 2019, recommending approval for the rezoning of property located on Apple Avenue from R-3 Residential to B-2 General Business to allow for retail development.
d.   Correspondence from the Lorain Planning Commission dated January 2, 2019, recommending approval of the proposed amendment of the Planing and Zoning Code, Sections 1165.04 & 1167.03 to allow, as a conditional use, mini self-storage facilities in B-2 and B-3 districts and also amending Section 1121- Definitions to  add a definition for mini self-storage facilities. 
6.   CORRESPONDENCE FROM OTHER GOVERNMENTAL AGENCIES: (None)
7.   CORRESPONDENCE FROM THE GENERAL PUBLIC:
a.   Charter Communication's submission of quarterly franchise fees totalling $159,890.91 for the period from July 1, 2018 to September 30, 2018 to be deposited with the City Treasurer.
8.   COMMITTEE REPORTS:  (None)
9.   LEGISLATION - FIRST READING:
0.   ____Ord. amending Ord. No. 47-17, establishing terms of employment for temporary/seasonal or unskilled employees in the City of Lorain. 
0.   ____Ord. authorize the City of Lorain to enter into a CRA tax abatement agreement w/N and H LLC.
a.   ____Reso. authorizing the Treasurer to conduct an amnesty program to encourage the payment of delinquent income tax accounts. 
b.   ____Ord. creating Chapter 1548 "Portable Storage Units" of the Lorain Codified Ordinances Chapter 1548. 
c.   ____Ord. changing the name of All Pro Athletic Avenue to Silver Maple Way in the City of Lorain. 
d.   ____Ord. authorize the City of Lorain to enter into a CRA tax abatement agreement w/N and H LLC.
e.   ____Ord. authorizing the Safety/Service Director to accept the donation of real property known as "Old Lakeview School" for continued development with in the City of Lorain.
f.   ____Ord. amending Ord. No. 47-17, establishing terms of employment for temporary/seasonal or unskilled employees in the City of Lorain. 
g.   ____ Ord authorizing the Auditor to pay an invoice submitted by the Utilities Dept that invokes the Then & Now certification exception process.
10.   LEGISLATION - SECOND READING:  (None)
11.   LEGISLATION - THIRD READING:   (None)
12.   COMMITTEE CALLS:
13.   MISCELLANEOUS CONCERNS FROM COUNCIL:
14.   ADJOURNMENT.
 
AN EXECUTIVE SESSION, BY PROPER MOTION, WILL BE HELD IN ACCORDANCE WITH ORC 121.22 G (5) TO DISCUSS MATTERS REQUIRED TO BE KEPT CONFIDENTIAL BY FEDERAL LAW, RULES OR STATE STATUTES.
 
THINGS TO KNOW
In oberservance of Martin Luther King Day, City Hall will be closed on Monday, January 21.
The next regular Council Meeting will be on Tuesday, January 22!

JANUARY BULK PICK UP WILL BE THE WEEK OF JANUARY 13
LIVE CHRISTMAS TREES SHOULD BE PUT OUT ON YOUR COLLECTION DAY
DURING THE WEEKS OF JANUARY 14 & 21
Trees must be free of all lights, tinsel and ornaments. Trees larger than 4' need to be cut in half. Do not place trees in a bag!
 

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