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Meeting Name: City Council Agenda status: Final
Meeting date/time: 3/27/2023 6:00 PM Minutes status: Draft  
Meeting location: Council Chamber, 2nd Floor - City Hall
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CD.2023.107 1  Council Document Office of Community Wealth Building Annual Performance Report - 2022   Not available Not available
CD.2023.099 1  Council Document March 27, 2023 Citizen Comment Period Speakers List   Not available Not available
CD.2023.097 1  Council Document March 6, 2023 Special Meeting Minutes   Not available Not available
CD.2023.095 1  Council Document March 13, 2023 Informal Meeting Minutes   Not available Not available
CD.2023.100 1  Council Document March 13, 2023 Formal Meeting Minutes   Not available Not available
ORD. 2022-191 11. OrdinanceTo repeal ch. 16, art. II (§§ 16-19-16-31) of the City Code; to amend ch. 30, art. VI, div. 10.1 by adding therein a new section 30-691.1:1, concerning definitions for the Affordable Dwelling Unit Density Program; and to amend City Code §§ 30-691, 30-691.1, 30-691.2, 30-691.3, 30-691.4, 30-691.6, 30-691.7, 30-691.8, 30-691.9, 30-691.11, for the purpose of revising the Affordable Housing Dwelling Unit Density Program as authorized by Va. Code § 15.2-2305.1.   Not available Not available
ORD. 2023-046 12. OrdinanceTo install one speed table in the 2100 block of Wood Street. (6th District)   Not available Not available
ORD. 2023-057 13. OrdinanceTo repeal Ord. No. 2008-189-2009-171, adopted Oct. 26, 2009, which prohibited the installation of a roundabout at the intersection of Hermitage Road and Laburnum Avenue.   Not available Not available
ORD. 2023-060 14. OrdinanceTo rezone the properties known as 1400 Bryan Street, 1402 Bryan Street, 1404 Bryan Street, and 1406 Bryan Street from the R-6 Single-Family Attached Residential District to the R-63 Multifamily Urban Residential District. (6th District)   Not available Not available
ORD. 2023-061 15. OrdinanceTo rezone the property known as 2104 Sale Street from the R-6 Single-Family Attached Residential District and the R-53 Multifamily Residential District to the R-63 Multifamily Urban Residential District and the property known as 2108 Sale Street from the R-6 Single-Family Attached Residential District to the R-63 Multifamily Urban Residential District. (6th District)   Not available Not available
ORD. 2023-062 16. OrdinanceTo authorize the special use of the properties known as 1005 North 27th Street and 1007 North 27th Street, for the purpose of one single-family detached dwelling and one single-family attached dwelling, upon certain terms and conditions. (7th District)   Not available Not available
ORD. 2023-063 17. OrdinanceTo authorize the special use of the property known as 707 North 31st Street for the purpose of four single-family attached dwellings, upon certain terms and conditions. (7th District)   Not available Not available
ORD. 2023-064 18. OrdinanceTo authorize the special use of the property known as 201 West Blake Lane, for the purpose of two single-family detached dwellings, upon certain terms and conditions. (5th District)   Not available Not available
ORD. 2023-065 29. OrdinanceTo authorize the special use of the property known as 822 Blanton Avenue for the purpose of two single-family detached dwellings, upon certain terms and conditions. (5th District)   Not available Not available
ORD. 2023-066 310. OrdinanceTo authorize the special use of the property known as 310 West Brookland Park Boulevard for the purpose of a mixed-use building with outdoor dining, upon certain terms and conditions. (3rd District)   Not available Not available
ORD. 2023-067 211. OrdinanceTo authorize the special use of the property known as 1619 West Cary Street for the purpose of two two-family detached dwellings, upon certain terms and conditions. (5th District)   Not available Not available
ORD. 2023-068 112. OrdinanceTo authorize the special use of the property known as 3600 Grove Avenue for the purpose of a multifamily dwelling containing up to 260 dwelling units and amenity spaces, with off-street parking, upon certain terms and conditions. (1st District)   Not available Not available
ORD. 2023-069 113. OrdinanceTo authorize the Chief Administrative Officer, for and on behalf of the City of Richmond, to execute a First Amendment to Franchise Agreement by and between the City of Richmond and Waste Management of Virginia, Inc., for the purpose of linking fee adjustments to certain changes in the United States Bureau of Labor Statistics’ Consumer Price Index.   Not available Not available
ORD. 2023-070 114. OrdinanceTo authorize the Chief Administrative Officer, for and on behalf of the City of Richmond, to execute an Exercise of Renewal Option and Second Amendment to Operating and Maintenance Agreement between the City of Richmond and Richmond First Tee, for the purpose of providing for the use by Richmond First Tee of City-owned real estate known as the Elson Redmond Memorial Driving Range located at 400 School Street to provide golf, learning facilities, and educational programs for area youth. (3rd District)   Not available Not available
ORD. 2023-080 115. OrdinanceTo amend Ord. No. 2022-055, adopted May 9, 2022, which adopted the Fiscal Year 2022-2023 General Fund Budget and made appropriations pursuant thereto, to (i) re-appropriate $1,752,480.00 of the Fiscal Year 2021-2022 fund balance excess identified in the Fiscal Year 2022 Annual Comprehensive Financial Report as a Special Purpose assignment (ii) create a new line item entitled “Great Aspirations Scholarship Program, Inc. (Pathways Program - Great Aspirations Scholarship Program)” in the Non-Departmental Agency, and (iii) appropriate such $1,752,480.00 to such new line item in the Non-Departmental agency, for the purpose of funding the creation of the Pathways Program for new Richmond Public Schools’ graduates.   Not available Not available
ORD. 2023-081 116. OrdinanceTo authorize the Chief Administrative Officer to accept funds in the amount of $12,882.00 from the Virginia Department of Motor Vehicles and to amend Ord. No. 2022-056, which adopted the Fiscal Year 202-2023 Special Fund Budget by increasing estimated revenues and the amount appropriated to the Department of Police’s DMV Traffic Enforcement and Safety Initiative Special Fund by $12,882.00 for the purpose of funding police traffic enforcement and safety initiatives in the city of Richmond.   Not available Not available
ORD. 2023-082 117. OrdinanceTo authorize the Chief Administrative Officer to accept funds in the amount of $50,000.00 from the Virginia Department of Criminal Justice Services, and to appropriate the increase to the Fiscal Year 2022-2023 Special Fund Budget by increasing estimated revenues and the amount appropriated to the Department of Police’s Department of Criminal Justice Services Special Fund by $50,000.00, for the purpose of supporting law enforcement training to reduce violent crime in the city of Richmond.   Not available Not available
ORD. 2023-083 118. OrdinanceTo amend Ord. No. 2022-055, adopted May 9, 2022, which adopted the Fiscal Year 2022-2023 General Fund Budget and made appropriations pursuant thereto, to (i) transfer $75,000.00 from the Department of Public Works agency (ii) create a new line item entitled “Venture Richmond Inc. (Graffiti Removal - Downtown)” in the Non-Departmental agency, and (iii) appropriate such $75,000.00 to such new line item in the Non-Departmental agency, for the purpose of funding graffiti removal in the downtown service area.   Not available Not available
ORD. 2023-084 119. OrdinanceTo authorize the Chief Administrative Officer, for and on behalf of the City of Richmond, to execute a Cooperation Agreement between the City of Richmond and the Economic Development Authority of the City of Richmond, Virginia for the purpose of providing grants and technical assistance to small businesses in the city of Richmond.   Not available Not available
ORD. 2023-085 120. OrdinanceTo amend City Code §§ 2-1187, concerning the creation of the History and Culture Commission, 2-1188, concerning composition, 2-1189, concerning qualifications, 2-1191, concerning duties, and 2-1192, concerning administration.   Not available Not available
ORD. 2023-086 121. OrdinanceTo amend Ord. No. 2022-104, adopted April 25, 2022, as previously amended by Ord. No. 2022-243, adopted Sept. 12, 2022, which authorized the Chief Administrative Officer to issue grants, loans, or a combination thereof from the City’s 1st Tranche of American Rescue Plan Act of 2021 funds to certain entities in designated amounts and authorized the Chief Administrative Officer, for and on behalf of the City, to execute all necessary documents to affect such issuance for the purpose of financing the construction and preservation of single-family and multifamily dwellings, to provide for a revised list of entities eligible for the issuance of such grants, loans, or a combination thereof.   Not available Not available
ORD. 2023-087 122. OrdinanceTo authorize the Chief Administrative Officer, for and on behalf of the City of Richmond, to execute a Deed of Quitclaim of Utility Easement between the City of Richmond and Roane Atlantic LLC, for the purpose of vacating by quitclaim deed certain easements on the property known as 1809 Roane Street, for nominal consideration, to Roane Atlantic LLC. (3rd District)   Not available Not available
ORD. 2023-088 123. OrdinanceTo authorize the Chief Administrative Officer to submit a HOME - ARP Allocation Plan to the United States Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) for the receipt of Home Investment Partnerships - American Rescue Plan (HOME - ARP) Program funds in the amount of $5,840,854.00.   Not available Not available
ORD. 2023-089 124. OrdinanceTo authorize the Chief Administrative Officer, for and on behalf of the City of Richmond, to execute a City of Richmond Grant Contract between the City of Richmond and the James River Association to provide funding for the implementation of green infrastructure improvements to increase stormwater management at a certain library of the City known as the East End Branch located at 1200 North 25th Street. (7th District)   Not available Not available
RES. 2023-R018 125. ResolutionTo set a public hearing on a proposed Tourism Improvement District Plan.   Not available Not available
ORD. 2023-071 126. OrdinanceTo adopt the annual budget, which includes all of the separate current expense budgets for the general operation of the City government and for each utility as defined in ch. 13 of the City Charter, for the fiscal year commencing Jul.1. 2023, and ending Jun. 30, 2024, and to appropriate the estimated revenues for such fiscal year for the objects and purposes stated in such budget.   Not available Not available
ORD. 2023-072 127. OrdinanceTo appropriate and to provide funds for financing the school budget for the fiscal year commencing Jul. 1, 2023, and ending Jun. 30, 2024.   Not available Not available
ORD. 2023-073 128. OrdinanceTo accept a program of proposed Capital Improvement Projects for the fiscal year beginning Jul. 1, 2023, and for the four fiscal years thereafter; to adopt a Capital Budget for the fiscal year beginning Jul. 1, 2023; and to determine the means of financing the same.   Not available Not available
ORD. 2023-074 129. OrdinanceTo adopt a new pay plan for the City for Fiscal Year 2023-2024 and to repeal Ord. No. 2018-319, adopted Jan. 14, 2019, and all amendatory ordinances thereto.   Not available Not available
ORD. 2023-075 130. OrdinanceTo repeal City Code § 2-1265, concerning personnel rules; to amend City Code §§ 1-4, concerning miscellaneous ordinances not affected by the City Code, 2-927, concerning general powers and duties of the Personnel Board, 2-1210, concerning publication of certain hiring policies, 2-1264, concerning the creation of the personnel system, 2-1289, concerning classified service, 2-1293, concerning prohibited practices, 2-1295, concerning prohibited working relationships between family members, 2-1301.2, concerning definitions, and 26-103, concerning the general powers and assistants for the City Assessor; and to repeal Ord. No. 2013-10-98, concerning personnel rules for the classified service.   Not available Not available
ORD. 2023-076 131. OrdinanceTo amend ch. 2, art. IV of the City Code by adding therein a new div. 25, consisting of §§ 2-763-2-765, concerning the Office of Intergovernmental Affairs, and to amend City Code § 22-317, concerning additional retirement allowances for certain City officials.   Not available Not available
ORD. 2023-077 132. OrdinanceTo authorize the issuance of general obligation public improvement bonds of the City of Richmond in the maximum principal amount of $285,000,000 to finance the cost of school projects and general capital improvement projects of the City for the following purposes and uses: construction, reconstruction, improvements and equipment for public schools; construction, reconstruction, improvement and equipment for various infrastructure needs, including traffic control facilities, streets, sidewalks and other public ways, bridges, storm sewers, drains and culverts, and refuse disposal facilities; to make grants or loans to assist in financing capital expenditures for the purposes of promoting the development of housing projects for the benefit of persons with low or moderate incomes; participation in redevelopment, conservation and community development programs, including the construction, reconstruction, improvement and equipment for targeted public facilities included in these programs; construction, reconstruction, improvements and equipment for public institutional, operational, cultu   Not available Not available
ORD. 2023-078 133. OrdinanceTo authorize the issuance of general obligation public improvement bonds of the City of Richmond in the maximum principal amount of $27,555,000 to finance the cost of capital improvement projects of the stormwater utility of the City for the following purposes and uses: replacement of and upgrades to the stormwater facilities, including but not limited to, construction, reconstruction, improvements, rehabilitation and upgrades of stormwater sewers and associated facilities; new and replacement infrastructure of the storm sewer system, drainage structures, catch basins, ditches, storm sewer pipes, culverts, green infrastructure; acquisition of real property therefor as appropriate; and equipment for various infrastructure needs; and authorizes the Director of Finance, with the approval of the Chief Administrative Officer, for and on behalf of the City, to sell such bonds for such capital improvement projects, to provide for the form, details and payment of such bonds and to authorize the issuance of notes of the City in anticipation of the issuance of such bonds, and to authorize the    Not available Not available
ORD. 2023-079 134. OrdinanceTo authorize the issuance of public utility revenue bonds of the City of Richmond in the maximum principal amount of $206,032,820 to finance the cost of capital improvement projects of the gas, water and wastewater utilities and public utilities buildings and facilities for the following purposes and uses: enlargement, extension, repair, replacement, improvement and equipping of the gas plant and transmission lines; enlargement, extension, repair, replacement, improvement and equipping of the waterworks plant and transmission lines; enlargement, extension, repair, replacement, improvement and equipping of the wastewater plant and intercepting lines; construction, reconstruction, repair, replacement, and improvement of sanitary and storm water sewers, pumping stations, drains and culverts; construction, reconstruction, repair, replacement, improvement and equipping of public utility buildings and facilities therefor, including but not limited to the stores division; and acquisition of real property and real property rights (including without limitation easements and rights-of-way) the   Not available Not available