The Myrtle Beach City Council meets on the second and fourth Tuesday of each month. The workshop is at 9 a.m., followed by the regular meeting at 2 p.m.
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City Council Agenda
Tuesday, May 14, 2013
9:00 a.m., Workshop
Floor Conference Room, City Hall
937 Broadway Street, Myrtle Beach, SC 29577
2:00 p.m., Council Meeting
Ted C. Collins Law Enforcement Center
1101 North Oak Street, Myrtle Beach, SC 29577
John Rhodes, Mayor
W. Wayne Gray, Mayor Pro Tem
Susan Grissom Means
Dr. Philip Render
CITIZENS ARE INVITED TO ATTEND AND PARTICIPATE. THOSE WHO WISH TO ADDRESS COUNCIL ARE ASKED TO SIGN IN BEFORE THE MEETING AND STATE THEIR NAMES PRIOR TO SPEAKING. A TOTAL OF 30 MINUTES WILL BE PROVIDED AT THE BEGINNING OF THE MEETING FOR NON-AGENDA PUBLIC ISSUES. ADDITIONAL TIME WILL BE PROVIDED AT THE END OF THE MEETING AS NEEDED.
ANYONE WHO REQUIRES AN AUXILIARY AID OR SERVICE FOR EFFECTIVE COMMUNICATION OR PARTICIPATION SHOULD CONTACT THE CITY CLERK’S OFFICE AT 843-918-1004 AS SOON AS POSSIBLE, BUT NO LATER THAN 48 HOURS BEFORE THE SCHEDULED EVENT.
NOTE: THE FOLLOWING PUBLIC HEARINGS WILL BE HELD AT THE TED C. COLLINS LAW ENFORCEMENT CENTER PRIOR TO THE START OF THE REGULAR MEETING:
2:00 P.M. PUBLIC HEARING FOR THE PURPOSE OF HEARING PUBLIC INPUT REGARDING IMPLEMENTATION OF A NEW FEE FOR FIRE SAFETY INSPECTIONS.
2:15 P.M. PUBLIC HEARING ON THE MUNICIPAL BUDGET FOR THE 2013-14 FISCAL YEAR.
CALL TO ORDER: Mayor John Rhodes
PLEDGE OF ALLEGIANCE
APPROVAL OF AGENDA
APPROVAL OF WORKSHOP MINUTES: May 7, 2013
APPROVAL OF MEETING MINUTES: April 23, 2013
NON-AGENDA ITEMS FROM PUBLIC: 30 Minute Time Limit
PUBLIC REQUESTS, PRESENTATIONS, AWARDS, MEMORIALS:
2nd Reading Ordinance 2013-24 An ordinance amending Section 902.10.1 to permit CEVMS in AC-3, and in Section 902.10.4 to allow animation in AC-3.
Resolution R2013-23 to amend the schedule of storm water fees according to the procedure specified in City Code Sec. 18-27. TO BE CONTINUED UNTIL 2ND READING OF BUDGET ORDINANCE.
Resolution R2013-24 calling upon County Council to continue to support the community’s Homelessness Initiative and to support the efforts of New Directions.
Resolution R2013-25 reaffirming the city’s commitment to move forward with tourism development.
Motion M2013-10 to replace James Patrick, Jr. on the Accommodations Tax Advisory Committee. Mr. Patrick does not wish to be reappointed.
Motion M2013-49 to grant a Special Event Permit for the Beach Wrestling – South Carolina State Championships to be held on the beach adjacent to the former oceanfront pavilion site on June 29, 2013, from 8:00 am until 6:00 pm, with registration on the beach front pavilion parcel. The City Manager is authorized to make changes to these plans as he deems necessary in keeping with the nature of the event and as circumstances dictate.
Motion M2013-50 to grant a Special Event Permit for the Crafty Rooster Beer Garden @ Myrtle Beach Mutiny soccer games to be held at Ashley Booth Field on May 17, June 8, June 14, June 19, June 22, and July 6, 2013, between the hours of 6:00 pm and 11:00 pm. The City Manager is authorized to make changes to these plans as he deems necessary in keeping with the nature of the event and as circumstances dictate.
Motion M2013-53 to acknowledge the U.S. Department of Justice preclearance for an Advisory Referendum regarding a performing arts facility.
Motion M2013-54 to accept a public contribution of $27,500 from the Citadel Place HOA to defray the cost of adding drainage, repairing the existing pavement section, and providing a 1.5” asphalt overlay over the entire roadway and parking area.
Motion M2013-55 to accept a grant in the amount of $445,467.55 from Horry County to defray the cost of landscaping at the US17/SC 707 (Backgate) interchange. Local match is not required.
Motion M2013-56 to accept a public contribution in the amount of $15 for the Perrin’s Path Project.
Motion M2013-57 to designate the Myrtle Beach Area Chamber of Commerce as the organization to manage and direct the expenditure of tourism advertising and promotion funds for the 2013-14 fiscal year per South Carolina Code Sec. 6-4-10(3). TO BE CONTINUED UNTIL 2ND READING OF BUDGET ORDINANCE.
Motion M2013-58 to approve grants to outside agencies for the fiscal year beginning July 1, 2013. TO BE CONTINUED UNTIL 2ND READING OF BUDGET ORDINANCE.
2nd Reading Ordinance 2013-25 An ordinance to amend Appendix A, Section 1245.6.7 of the Code of Ordinances of the City of Myrtle Beach to amend the maximum height in the OZ-50 District.
1st Reading Ordinance 2013-27 An ordinance to amend Chapter 14, Article XI, Rights of Way and Public Places to set forth the findings that justify and to define a protected zone where panhandling, begging, off premise canvassing, solicitation in exchange for contribution and commercial handbilling are prohibited; to refine certain definitions; to prohibit panhandling or begging in parks; to make unlawful the distribution of commercial or noncommercial handbills on the street ends abutting the Atlantic Ocean, the boardwalk or any public beach access; to prohibit certain wheeled devices as skateboards and rollerblades in specified areas and in specified manners of operation, as defined, and other changes.
1st Reading Ordinance 2013-28 An ordinance to amend Chapter 14, Article IV and V, in Article IV, to repeal existing Section 14-61 and to enact new Section 14-61 to redefine misdemeanor disorderly conduct; to repeal existing Section 14-63 and enact new Section 14-63 to redefine resisting arrest; physical interference with police officer, and police animals in the performance of public duties; enact new Section 14-64 to make unlawful using a false name and address in law enforcement action; enact in new Section 14-65 to make unlawful physical interference with pubic officials and employees while in the discharge of their duties; in Article V, offenses against public morals, to enact new Section 14-81 to make unlawful public urination and defecation; and enact new Section 14-82 to make unlawful public specified sexual activity.
1st Reading Ordinance 2013-29 An ordinance to amend Chapter 14, Offenses and Miscellaneous Provision, Article 1 In General, Section 14-1 Alcoholic Liquors to enact a definition of written safety plan, to repeal and reserve C through G as duplicative of state law on the subject; to amend H-1 to declare unlawful violations of the ordinance; to require a written safety plan after violation; to amend H-2 D to allow managed and supervised events in the parking lots according to permit; to amend H-3, 4 and 5 Corrective Actions for Incidences.
1st Reading Ordinance 2013-30 An ordinance to repeal ordinances duplicative of state law or other laws as follows:
Sec. 14-21. - Assault and Battery
1ST Reading Ordinance 2013-31 An ordinance to levy taxes and establish a municipal budget for the fiscal year beginning July 1, 2013 and ending June 30, 2014, and a capital improvements program for fiscal years 2014-2018.
1st Reading Ordinance 2013-32 An ordinance to amend Appendix A, Section 902.6.14.c of the Code of Ordinances of the City of Myrtle Beach to amend the signage requirements in the OZ-50 District.
1ST Reading Ordinance 2013-33 An ordinance to authorize approximately 250 sq. ft. of encroachments into North Ocean Blvd. right-of-way adjacent to 2806 N Ocean Blvd. for the purpose of placing brick pavers adjacent to the sidewalk.
1st Reading Ordinance 2013-34 An ordinance to authorize approximately 5,000 sq. ft. of encroachments into 69th Ave. North right-of-way adjacent to 311 69th Ave. N for the purpose of landscaping and driveway curbing.
Motion M2013-51 to issue a Rule to Show Cause to require the owner(s) or parties in interest of property known as 105 North Ocean Blvd. to show cause why they should not be ordered to bring the property into compliance with Chapter 10 of the Code of Ordinances of the City of Myrtle Beach.
Motion M2013-52 to issue a Rule to Show Cause to require the owner(s) or parties in interest of property known as 109 North Ocean Blvd. to show cause why they should not be ordered to bring the property into compliance with Chapter 10 of the Code of Ordinances of the City of Myrtle Beach.
NON-AGENDA ITEMS FROM THE PUBLIC
COMMUNICATIONS FROM CITY BOARDS/COMMISSION MEMBERS
COMMUNICATIONS FROM CITY COUNCIL AND CITY MANAGER
REPORTS AND INFORMATION PRESENTATIONS FROM CITY STAFF