Meeting Name: City Council Agenda status: Final
Meeting date/time: 4/8/2024 6:00 PM Minutes status: Final  
Meeting location: Council Chamber, 2nd Floor - City Hall
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CD.2024.102 1  Council Document 20240408 Formal Awards and Recognitions Ceremony Docket   Action details Not available
CD.2024.100 1  Council Document April 8, 2024 Public Comment Period Speakers List   Action details Not available
ORD. 2024-049 11. OrdinanceTo authorize the special use of the properties known as 1 Rear North Auburn Avenue and 3145 Rear Floyd Avenue for the purpose of a surface parking lot, garages, and electric vehicle charging stations, upon certain terms and conditions. (As Amended) (1st District)amended and continued  Action details Not available
ORD. 2024-073 12. OrdinanceTo amend Ord. No. 2023-071, adopted May 8, 2023, which adopted the Fiscal Year 2023-2024 General Fund Budget and made appropriations pursuant thereto, to (i) create certain new line items in the Non-Departmental agency, (ii) transfer [$830,485.00] $865,000.00 from the Office of Sustainability, and (iii) appropriate such [$830,485.00] $865,000.00 to the new line items in the Non-Departmental agency, all for the purpose of providing grants to certain entities to facilitate the implementation of neighborhood climate resilience projects. (As Amended)amended and continued  Action details Not available
ORD. 2024-078 13. OrdinanceTo erect all-way stop signs at the intersection of Grayland Avenue and South Sheppard Street. (5th District)continued   Action details Not available
ORD. 2024-079 14. OrdinanceTo erect all-way stop signs at the intersection of Parkwood Avenue and McCloy Street. (5th District)continued   Action details Not available
ORD. 2024-094 115. OrdinanceTo amend City Code § 11-36, concerning exemptions to sound control, for the purpose of modifying the hours during which the City’s refuse collection and sanitation services shall be exempted from the requirements of the City’s sound control provisions.continued and referred back   Action details Not available
ORD. 2024-084 15. OrdinanceTo amend and reordain Ord. No. 2019-300, adopted Nov. 12, 2019, which authorized the special use of the property known as 1217 West Leigh Street for the purpose of a veterinary clinic, to expand the veterinary use and to revise the plans, upon certain terms and conditions. (2nd District)adoptedPass Action details Not available
ORD. 2024-085 16. OrdinanceTo authorize the special use of the property known as 1205 North 34th Street for the purpose of two single-family attached dwellings, certain terms and conditions. (7th District)adoptedPass Action details Not available
ORD. 2024-086 17. OrdinanceTo authorize the special use of the property known as 2727 West Broad Street for the purpose of a restaurant use with a nightclub that is open until 2:00 a.m., upon certain terms and conditions. (2nd District)adoptedPass Action details Not available
ORD. 2024-087 18. OrdinanceTo authorize the special use of the property known as 5224 Bryce Lane for the purpose of a day nursery for up to 12 children, upon certain terms and conditions. (9th District)adoptedFail Action details Not available
ORD. 2024-088 19. OrdinanceTo authorize the special use of the property known as 2127 Idlewood Avenue for the purpose of a dwelling unit within an accessory building to a single-family attached dwelling, upon certain terms and conditions. (5th District)adoptedPass Action details Not available
ORD. 2024-089 110. OrdinanceTo authorize the special use of the property known as 3001 West Leigh Street for the purpose of a mixed-use building with outdoor dining, upon certain terms and conditions. (2nd District)adoptedFail Action details Not available
ORD. 2024-090 111. OrdinanceTo authorize the special use of the property known as 2430 Rucker Lane for the purpose of up to two single-family detached dwellings, upon certain terms and conditions. (8th District)adoptedPass Action details Not available
ORD. 2024-091 112. OrdinanceTo close to public use and travel a portion of public right-of-way located on the west side of Pear Street at its intersection with East Cary Street, consisting of 842 ± square feet, upon certain terms and conditions. (7th District)adoptedPass Action details Not available
ORD. 2024-092 113. OrdinanceTo authorize the Chief Administrative Officer, for and on behalf of the City of Richmond, to accept funds in the amount of $10,000.00 from The United States Conference of Mayors, and to amend the Fiscal Year 2023-2024 Special Fund Budget by creating a new special fund for the Office of Community Wealth Building called the Grant - RVA Doulas-in-Training Special Fund, and to appropriate the increase to the Fiscal Year 2023-2024 Special Fund Budget by increasing estimated revenues and the amount appropriated to the Office of Community Wealth Building’s Grant - RVA Doulas-in-Training Special Fund by $10,000.00, for the purpose funding the implementation of the RVA Doulas-in-Training program.adoptedPass Action details Not available
ORD. 2024-093 114. OrdinanceTo authorize the Chief Administrative Officer, for and on behalf of the City of Richmond, to accept funds in the amount of $3,320,000.00 from the Virginia Department of Criminal Justice Services, and to amend the Fiscal Year 2023-2024 Special Fund Budget by creating a new special fund for the Department of Justice Services called Safer Communities Special Fund, and to appropriate the increase to the Fiscal Year 2023-2024 Special Fund Budget by increasing revenues and the amount appropriated to the Department of Justice Services’ Safer Communities Special Fund by $3,320,000.00, for the purpose of funding the implementation of the Safer Community Program.adoptedPass Action details Not available
ORD. 2024-095 116. OrdinanceTo declare surplus and direct the conveyance of the City-owned real estate known as 4809 Old Warwick Road, consisting of 0.308± acres, for nominal consideration to United Parents Against Lead & Other Environmental Hazards for the purpose of facilitating the continued use of the property to provide assistance to residents of the city of Richmond impacted by lead poisoning and other environmental hazards.adoptedPass Action details Not available
ORD. 2024-049 11. OrdinanceTo authorize the special use of the properties known as 1 Rear North Auburn Avenue and 3145 Rear Floyd Avenue for the purpose of a surface parking lot, garages, and electric vehicle charging stations, upon certain terms and conditions. (As Amended) (1st District)   Action details Not available
ORD. 2024-073 12. OrdinanceTo amend Ord. No. 2023-071, adopted May 8, 2023, which adopted the Fiscal Year 2023-2024 General Fund Budget and made appropriations pursuant thereto, to (i) create certain new line items in the Non-Departmental agency, (ii) transfer [$830,485.00] $865,000.00 from the Office of Sustainability, and (iii) appropriate such [$830,485.00] $865,000.00 to the new line items in the Non-Departmental agency, all for the purpose of providing grants to certain entities to facilitate the implementation of neighborhood climate resilience projects. (As Amended)   Action details Not available
RES. 2024-R014 117. ResolutionTo support an economically mixed project to be located on the property known as 500 Maury Street pursuant to Va. Code § 36-55.30:2. (6th District)adopted  Action details Not available
CD.2024.096 1  Council Document March 25, 2024 Informal Meeting Minutes   Action details Not available
CD.2024.101 1  Council Document March 25, 2024 Formal Meeting Minutes   Action details Not available
CD.2024.105 1  Council Document April 8, 2024 Introduction Papers List   Action details Not available
ORD. 2024-105 118. OrdinanceTo amend Ord. No. 2023-088, adopted Mar. 27, 2023, which authorized 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, to authorize the Chief Administrative to submit an amended HOME - ARP Allocation Plan.introduced and referred  Action details Not available
ORD. 2024-106 119. OrdinanceTo authorize the Chief Administrative Officer, for and on behalf of the City of Richmond, to accept a donation of construction services valued at approximately $600,000.00 from Capital Trees and, in connection therewith, to execute a Right-of-Entry Agreement between the City of Richmond and Capital Trees, all for the purpose of facilitating the construction of erosion and sediment control, park trails and fixture installation, planting, and landscaping for Hotchkiss Field Community Center located at 701 East Brookland Park Boulevard in the city of Richmond. (6th District)introduced and referred  Action details Not available
ORD. 2024-107 120. OrdinanceTo authorize the Chief Administrative Officer, for and on behalf of the City of Richmond, to execute a Lease Agreement between the City of Richmond, as tenant, and 300 Franklin, LLC, as landlord, for the purpose of leasing a portion of the property located at 300 East Franklin Street, consisting of 113,319± square feet, for office space and associated parking for the use of the City’s Department of Social Services. (6th District)introduced and referred  Action details Not available
ORD. 2024-108 121. OrdinanceTo authorize the Chief Administrative Officer, for and on behalf of the City of Richmond, to execute a Memorandum of Understanding Property Analytics Firm Infrastructure Grant Program between the City of Richmond, the Commonwealth of Virginia, CoStar Realty Information, Inc., the Virginia Economic Development Partnership Authority, and the Economic Development Authority of the City of Richmond for the purpose of providing CoStar Realty Information, Inc., with incentives for the development of infrastructure of existing and planned facilities at its regional headquarters located at 501 South 5th Street and 600 Tredegar Street in the city of Richmond. (6th District)introduced and referred  Action details Not available
ORD. 2024-109 122. OrdinanceTo authorize the Chief Administrative Officer, for and on behalf of the City of Richmond, to execute a Property Tax Grant Performance Agreement between the City of Richmond, CoStar Realty Information, Inc., and the Economic Development Authority of the City of Richmond for the purpose of providing a grant to CoStar Realty Information, Inc., to expand, equip, improve, and operate its regional headquarters located at 501 South 5th Street and 600 Tredegar Street in the city of Richmond. (6th District)introduced and referred  Action details Not available
ORD. 2024-110 123. OrdinanceTo authorize the Chief Administrative Officer, for an on behalf of the City of Richmond, to accept grant funds in the amount of $100,000,000.00 from the Virginia Department of Environmental Quality and to appropriate the increase to the Fiscal Year 2023-2024 Capital Budget by increasing estimated revenues and the amount appropriated to the Department of Public Utilities’ Combined Sewer Overflow project in the Utilities category by $100,000,000.00 for the purpose of funding the Combined Sewer Overflow project.introduced and referred  Action details Not available
ORD. 2024-111 124. OrdinanceTo authorize the issuance of general obligation public improvement bonds of the City of Richmond in the maximum principal amount of $170,000,000 to finance the costs of the design, acquisition, construction and equipping of a new baseball stadium to be developed in connection with the redevelopment of the area known as the “Diamond District” and to pay the issuance and financing costs incurred in connection with such bonds (including, but not limited to, certain capitalized interest on such bonds); to authorize 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 project, 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.introduced and referred  Action details Not available
ORD. 2024-112 125. OrdinanceTo create the Diamond District Community Development Authority.introduced and referred  Action details Not available
ORD. 2024-113 126. OrdinanceTo authorize the Chief Administrative Officer, for and on behalf of the City of Richmond, to execute the Diamond District Redevelopment Project Purchase and Sale and Development Agreement by and between the City of Richmond, Virginia, Diamond District Partners, LLC, and the Economic Development Authority of the City of Richmond, Virginia, for the purpose of providing for the financing, construction, maintenance, and operation of public improvements and private development within an area generally known as the Diamond District along North Arthur Ashe Boulevard and Hermitage Road.introduced and referred  Action details Not available
ORD. 2024-114 127. OrdinanceTo approve a plan to finance certain public infrastructure in connection with the redevelopment of the area known as the “Diamond District” through the issuance of revenue bonds by the Economic Development Authority of the City of Richmond, Virginia (the “Authority”); to approve the form of a Cooperation Agreement pursuant to which the City of Richmond, Virginia (the “City”), will undertake, subject to annual appropriation by the Council of the City of sufficient amounts for such purposes, to make available to the Authority such funds as may be necessary to enable the Authority to (a) satisfy its undertakings pursuant to the Purchase and Sale and Development Agreement, the Stadium Development Agreement and the Stadium Lease, each to be entered into in connection with the Diamond District redevelopment project, (b) pay the debt service on the revenue bonds to be issued to finance such public infrastructure and (c) pay certain other costs and fees and fund other obligations required pursuant to the terms of the financing documents pursuant to which such revenue bonds are to be issued; introduced and referred  Action details Not available
ORD. 2024-115 128. OrdinanceTo amend ch. 9, art. III, of the City Code by adding therein a new section 9-58.1, concerning polling place licenses.introduced and referred  Action details Not available
ORD. 2024-116 129. OrdinanceTo authorize the special use of the property known as 1515 Chamberlayne Parkway for the purpose of a mixed-use building containing up to 91 dwelling units, upon certain terms and conditions. (3rd District)introduced and referred  Action details Not available
ORD. 2024-117 130. OrdinanceTo authorize the special use of the properties known as 2902 ½ East Franklin Street and 2904 East Franklin Street for the purpose of two single-family detached dwellings, upon certain terms and conditions. (7th District)introduced and referred  Action details Not available
ORD. 2024-118 131. OrdinanceTo authorize the special use of the property known as 1210 West Franklin Street for the purpose of a multifamily dwelling containing up to three dwelling units, upon certain terms and conditions. (2nd District)introduced and referred  Action details Not available
ORD. 2024-119 132. OrdinanceTo authorize the special use of the property known as 3704 Lawson Street for the purpose of up to four two-family detached dwellings which may contain permanent supportive housing uses, upon certain terms and conditions. (5th District)introduced and referred  Action details Not available