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Tampa City Council

Thursday, January 30, 2014

5:01 p.m.

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>>CHARLIE MIRANDA: Roll call.

>>MIKE SUAREZ: Here.

>>YVONNE CAPIN: Here.

>>FRANK REDDICK: Here.

>>MARY MULHERN: Here.

>>HARRY COHEN: Here.

>>LISA MONTELIONE: Here.

>>CHARLIE MIRANDA: Here.

Item number 1 is a public hearing non-quasi-judicial

proceeding regarding the chapter 27, zoning map.

05:02:52 We'll go from there.

05:02:54 Yes, ma'am.

05:02:54 >> Rebecca Kert, legal department.

05:02:58 What you have before you is an ordinance for first reading,

05:03:00 revising the chapter 27 ordinance regarding the Barrio

05:03:03 Latino Commission.

05:03:05 It has been workshopped both with the public and with City

05:03:08 Council, has been sent to the Planning Commission where you

05:03:10 have a positive recommendation.

05:03:13 Mr. Fernandez and I, as requested, had earlier offered to

05:03:16 meet with all of you and met with all of you who expressed

05:03:20 an interest individually, and you have both -- you have the

05:03:23 straight ordinance, which is adopting an entirely new code,

05:03:27 as well as you had requested to the best of our ability a

05:03:30 strike-through comparison, as well as of a memorandum from

05:03:37 Mr. Fernandez outlining the differences, and we are both

05:03:39 here if you have any questions.

05:03:43 >>CHARLIE MIRANDA: This is a public hearing.

05:03:44 Anyone in the audience care to speak?

05:03:49 Any comments by City Council? I have a motion to close by

05:03:51 Mr. Reddick.

05:03:52 Second by Mr. Cohen.

05:03:53 Further discussion by council members?

05:03:54 All in favor of the motion?

05:03:56 Opposed nay? The ayes have it unanimously.

05:03:59 Mr. Reddick, since you moved to close, can you read the

05:04:01 ordinance, please?

05:04:02 >>FRANK REDDICK: Move an ordinance being presented for

05:04:12 first reading consideration, an ordinance of the city of




05:04:15 Tampa, Florida making comprehensive revisions to the City of

05:04:18 Tampa code of ordinances, chapter 27, zoning, and land

05:04:22 development, by repealing or readopting chapter 27, article

05:04:26 2, subdivision 1, Barrio Latino commission, Ybor Historic

05:04:32 District, to amend and reorganize provisions, repealing all

05:04:36 ordinances or parts of ordinances in conflict, providing for

05:04:40 severability, providing an effective date.

05:04:42 >>CHARLIE MIRANDA: I have a motion by Mr. Reddick, a second

05:04:44 by Mr. Cohen.

05:04:45 Further discussion by council members?

05:04:46 All in favor? Opposed?

05:04:50 >>THE CLERK: Motion carried unanimously.

05:04:52 Second reading and adoption will be on February 20th at

05:04:54 9:30 a.m.

05:04:55 >>CHARLIE MIRANDA: Just for the record, I need a motion to

05:04:57 receive and file any documents -- I'm sorry, who made the

05:05:01 motion?

05:05:01 Mrs. Montelione, second by Mr. Cohen to receive and file all

05:05:05 the documents.

05:05:06 All in favor? Opposed?

05:05:07 The ayes have it unanimously.

05:05:09 We do have information reports from this morning.

05:05:12 Mr. Suarez?

05:05:13 >>MIKE SUAREZ: None right now.

05:05:16 >>YVONNE CAPIN: None.




05:05:17 >>HARRY COHEN: I do have one.

05:05:22 (off microphone)

05:05:23 I would like to ask for a commendation to our good friend

05:05:26 Leila Blevins, who is retiring tomorrow.

05:05:28 After nine years with the clerk's office here and over 33

05:05:32 years with Hillsborough County, and I think over 40 years in

05:05:35 public service.

05:05:36 Just a thank you.

05:05:37 So I would like to ask for that commendation at the CRA

05:05:42 meeting on February 13th at 9:00 a.m.

05:05:45 >>CHARLIE MIRANDA: Seconded by Mr. Suarez.

05:05:46 All in favor of the motion?

05:05:47 Opposed everybody? The ayes have it unanimously.

05:05:50 Mr. Reddick?

05:05:51 >>FRANK REDDICK: Thank you, Mr. Chair.

05:05:52 Just a couple items.

05:05:54 One, I am going to request that Cathy Coyle to appear before

05:05:59 council on February 6th for staff report to be address

05:06:02 the S-1 application that was applied for by WalMart on East

05:06:07 Hillsborough Avenue.

05:06:12 >> I have a motion by Mr. Reddick.

05:06:13 Seconded by Mrs. Mulhern.

05:06:15 All in favor of that motion?

05:06:17 Opposed?

05:06:18 The ayes have it unanimously.




05:06:19 >>FRANK REDDICK: Second, request Mike Herr appear before

05:06:25 Council on February 20 under staff report to address the

05:06:28 solid waste pickup.

05:06:30 >>CHARLIE MIRANDA: I have a motion by Mr. Reddick, second by

05:06:32 Mr. Suarez.

05:06:33 All in favor of that motion?

05:06:35 Opposed?

05:06:35 The ayes have it unanimously.

05:06:38 Anything else, sir?

05:06:39 Thank you.

05:06:39 Ms. Mulhern?

05:06:41 >>MARY MULHERN: Thank you, Mr. Chairman.

05:06:42 I have two items.

05:06:43 One, I would like to present a commendation to the Women's

05:06:46 History Month Planning Committee at our meeting on February

05:06:49 27th.

05:06:50 >> Second.

05:06:51 >>CHARLIE MIRANDA: Motion by Mrs. Mulhern, second by Mrs.

05:06:54 Montelione.

05:06:55 Questions by council members?

05:06:56 All in favor? Opposed? The ayes have it unanimously.

05:06:59 >>MARY MULHERN: Secondly, I would like to present a

05:07:02 resolution for council's consideration on February 6th

05:07:06 supporting the Sierra Club's Floridian Clean Water

05:07:10 Declaration.




05:07:10 >>HARRY COHEN: Second.

05:07:13 >>CHARLIE MIRANDA: I have a -- the second was so close.

05:07:18 I have a motion by Mrs. Mulhern, seconded by Ms. Capin on a

05:07:23 close vote with Mr. Cohen.

05:07:24 The two Cs.

05:07:26 All in favor? Opposed?

05:07:28 The ayes have it unanimously.

05:07:29 Anything else?

05:07:31 >>MARY MULHERN: That's it.

05:07:32 >>LISA MONTELIONE: Thank you, Mr. Chairman.

05:07:34 I have a request for the council to present a commendation

05:07:39 February 27th at 9:00 a.m. to CH2M Hill for the work

05:07:44 that they did over the holidays at Belle Witter elementary?

05:07:49 >> Motion by Mrs. Montlione. Seconded by Mr. Cohen.

05:07:50 All in favor of that motion please indicate by saying aye.

05:07:53 Opposed nay?

05:07:54 The ayes have it unanimously.

05:07:56 >>LISA MONTELIONE: And the second is for Christopher

05:07:58 Liguori who did tremendous work for the children over the

05:08:04 holidays at Belle Witter elementary.

05:08:08 >>CHARLIE MIRANDA: Seconded again with a close vote for the

05:08:11 two Cs.

05:08:13 Mr. Cohen was a little louder.

05:08:16 I have a second by Mr. Cohen.

05:08:18 Third by Ms. Capin.




05:08:20 All in favor of that motion?

05:08:22 Opposed?

05:08:23 The ayes have it unanimously.

05:08:24 Anything else?

05:08:25 >>LISA MONTELIONE: That's all, sir.

05:08:27 >>CHARLIE MIRANDA: Anyone else in the audience care to

05:08:28 speak? All 500 of you are satisfied?

05:08:31 Thank you so much.

05:08:32 Anything else to come before this council?

05:08:34 We stand adjourned.

05:08:37 (Meeting adjourned)

05:25:24



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