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 2:00 p.m.
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City Council Agenda
Tuesday, October 10, 2017
9:00 a.m., Workshop
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
Mike Lowder, Mayor Pro Tem
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.
9:00 A.M. PUBLIC HEARING: CITY COUNCIL WILL HOLD A PUBLIC HEARING AT 9:00 AM AT THE TED C. COLLINS LAW ENFORCEMENT CENTER, 1101 N OAK STREET, FOR THE PURPOSE OF REVIEWING THE ASSESSMENT ROLE FOR AREA “A” OF THE MUNICIPAL IMPROVEMENT DISTRICT LOCATED ON THE FORMER MYRTLE BEACH AIR FORCE BASE
CALL TO ORDER: Mayor John Rhodes
PLEDGE OF ALLEGIANCE
APPROVAL OF AGENDA
APPROVAL OF WORKSHOP MINUTES: September 26, 2017
APPROVAL OF MINUTES: September 26, 2017
NON-AGENDA ITEMS FROM PUBLIC: 30 Minute Time Limit
PUBLIC REQUESTS, PRESENTATIONS, AWARDS, MEMORIALS:
Resolution R2017-47 to adopt the floodplain management and hazard mitigation plan annual report for the City of Myrtle Beach.
Resolution R2017-48 recommending the naming of Thunderbolt Park Located at 2290 Farrow Parkway.
Motion M2017-75 to appoint one member to Cultural Arts Advisory Committee to replace Doris Hudson who has resigned. This expired July 10, 2017.
Committee recommends Rebecca A. Donevant who is a city resident.
Motion M2017-111 to appoint one member to the Human Rights Commission to replace Mary (Cookie) Goings who has taken a position with the City. This term expires February 22, 2018. We have no resumes from city residents at this time.
Motion M2017-121 to approve a Special Event Permit to BEI-Beach, LLC for the “Annual Tree Lighting Ceremony at The Market Common” in the area adjacent to the Grand 14 Cinema on November 18, 2017, with festivities beginning at 6:00 pm and lasting until 8:00 pm. Entertainment with games, balloon artist, trackless train, mascots, brass band, holiday choral, face painter, food vendors and Santa. The event will include partial closing of Reed St., and Deville St. (as shown in the site plan). 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 M2017-122 granting a Special Event Permit to the First Baptist Church for a Pumpkin Patch & Trunk and Treat fundraiser to be at the church at 500 4th Ave N., October 16, 2017 thru October 31, 2017 between the hours of 9:00 am to dusk including the annual Trunk and Treat candy giveaway in the parking lot on October 29th for the kids. Event set up will begin Sunday, October 16, 2017. 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 M2017-123 to appoint one member to the Convention Center Hotel Board of Directors to replace G. Yvette Jefferson who has resigned. This term expires July 25, 2019.
No resumes at this time.
Motion M2017-125 to accept a grant from the Myrtle Beach Air Base Redevelopment Authority in the amount of $200,000 for the purpose of renovating the former Air Force building at 2290 Farrow Parkway, creating an outdoor classroom, creating parking area, and amenities to support the building and trailhead in the linear park.
Ordinance 2017-47 to rezone 0.32 acres located on the south/west side of 26th Ave. S (TMS #186-08-02-025) from RMH (Residential Multifamily High Density) to MU-H (Mixed Use High Density) for the purpose of converting homes to short term rentals.
Resolution R2017-50 resolution setting forth the City Council’s plans to enhance public safety services provided to residents and guests of the City of Myrtle Beach.
Motion M2017-124 to declare certain vehicles abandoned or derelict pursuant to the authority of Article 41 of Title 56 South Carolina Code of Laws 2001. Memo dated October 4, 2017 shows 24 vehicles.
Motion M2017-126 to direct staff to discontinue the process of acquiring hotel room rebates (exception, unless the City or Sports Center is acting in the capacity of the event promoter).
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
Council may take action on matters discussed in Executive Session.