Click for Myrtle Beach, South Carolina Forecast

 

 

Home | Vacation InfoWeather | Employment | FAQs


CITY COUNCIL


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.

Myrtle Beach City Council Meeting

Events | Meetings

 

Blue Box  Want to know what happened?  Minutes are available from earlier City Council meetings. 


Corner Icon The seven-member Myrtle Beach City Council includes six council members and a mayor, all elected at-large for staggered, four-year terms.  City Council hires the City Manager, who is the chief executive officer for the city.  City Council also appoints various boards, commissions and committees to assist with the work of governing.   


Blue Box  Visit the Friday Fax for this week's news, agendas and more.  Or, add your name to our list by sending us your e-mail address. 


Corner Icon Questions?  E-mail info@cityofmyrtlebeach.com or call (843) 918-1014.  

   

City Council Agenda

   
 

Tuesday, July 28, 2015


   
 

9:00 a.m., Workshop

First 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

 

CITY COUNCIL MEMBERS

John Rhodes, Mayor

Michael Chestnut, Mayor Pro Tem

W. Wayne Gray

Mike Lowder

Susan Grissom Means

Dr. Philip Render

Randal Wallace

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.

CALL TO ORDER:  Mayor John Rhodes

 

INVOCATION

 

PLEDGE OF ALLEGIANCE

 

APPROVAL OF AGENDA

 

APPROVAL OF WORKSHOP MINUTES:  July 14, 2015

 

APPROVAL OF MINUTES:  July 14, 2015

 

NON-AGENDA ITEMS FROM PUBLIC:  30 Minute Time Limit

 

PUBLIC REQUESTS, PRESENTATIONS, AWARDS, MEMORIALS: 

 

  1. Recognition of Alia Tereza Sadek, recipient of the Shirley Boone Scholarship awarded by the Friends of Chapin Library (mtg)

  2. Recognition of Azure Allen winner in both the South Carolina Teen Video Challenge for libraries and South Carolina Young Filmmakers Contest (mtg)

 

CONSENT AGENDA

 

2nd Reading Ordinance 2015-52  An ordinance to amend the Centre Point Planned Unit Development to reduce the percentage of residences required to have porches that extend a minimum of four (4) feet from the garage to the street.  

 

2nd Reading Ordinance 2015-53  An ordinance to authorize approximately 300 sq ft of awning encroachments into 21st Ave North right-of-way for the purpose of installing awnings on a building located at 2006 N Kings Hwy.

 

2nd Reading Ordinance 2015-54  An ordinance to amend Chapter 5, Beach and Boating Regulations, Section 5-10 to amend the sections of beach for surfing.

 

2nd Reading Ordinance 2015-56  An ordinance to amend Appendix A Zoning, Section 1603.C to adjust  reduce setback requirements in the mixed use-high density (MU-H) Zone as it exists in the Downtown Redevelopment Corporation (DRC) area. , and Section 1705 to restrict vehicular access from street ends in the Mixed Use-High Density (MU-H) Zone.   

 

1st Reading Ordinance 2015-58  An ordinance providing for the issuance and sale of not exceeding $8,000,000 General Obligation Refunding Bonds, Series 2015A, of the City of Myrtle Beach, South Carolina, fixing the form and details of the bonds; authorizing the City Manager to determine certain matters relating to the bonds; providing for the payment of the bonds and the disposition of the proceeds thereof; and other matters relating thereto.

 

1st Reading Ordinance 2015-59  An ordinance providing for the issuance and sale of not exceeding $2,000,000 General Obligation Refunding Bonds, Series 2015B, of the City of Myrtle Beach, South Carolina, fixing the form and details of the bonds; authorizing the City Manager to determine certain matters relating to the bonds; providing for the payment of the bonds and the disposition of the proceeds thereof; and other matters relating thereto.

 

1st Reading Ordinance 2015-60  An ordinance providing for the issuance and sale of not exceeding $8,750,000 General Obligation Refunding Bonds, Series 2015C, of the City of Myrtle Beach, South Carolina, fixing the form and details of the bonds; authorizing the City Manager to determine certain matters relating to the bonds; providing for the payment of the bonds and the disposition of the proceeds thereof; and other matters relating thereto.

 

1st Reading Ordinance 2015-62  An ordinance to amend Chapter 12, Motor Vehicles and Traffic, Article III, rename Division 2 Parking Meters and Timed Parking; to enact Section 12-131C establishing Timed Parking; in Section 12-132 to provide for deactivation; in Section 12-142 to provide for enforcement in the same manner as metered parking, and in 12-143 to provide for citation and adjudication for violations.

 

1st Reading Ordinance 2015-63  An ordinance to amend Chapter 12, Motor Vehicles and Traffic, Article III, Stopping, Standing and Parking, Division 1, Generally, by enacting Section 12-103 to prohibit the parking of trucks and oversized vehicles so as to block the view of a neighboring business’s sign.

 

Resolution R2015-41 granting a Special Event Permit for the Myrtle Beach Area Chamber of Commerce’s “10th Annual Beach, Boogie & BBQ Festival” on September 4 – 5, 2015, and affirming the city’s co-sponsorship.

 

Resolution R2015-42 supporting GOP Presidential Debate.

 

Motion M2015-134 to appoint/reappoint three members to the Bicycle and Pedestrian Committee.  The terms of Kathy Johnson, Thomas Vitt and Robert Bell will expire August 26, 2015. 

 

Motion M2015-137 to grant a Special Event Permit to East End Volleyball, Inc. for the “Big Shot Volleyball Series” to be held on the beach between 9th Avenue North and 15th Avenue North on October 10 – 11, 2015, between the hours of 8:00 am and 8:00 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 M2015-138 to grant a Special Event Permit for the “Native Sons Salt Games” on the former Pavilion sites and the beach between 8th and 9th Avenues North on June 4-5, 2016, between the hours of 8:00 am and 8:00 pm on Saturday and 8:00 am and 5:00 pm on Sunday.  The event includes the closing of Ocean Blvd. between 8th and 9th Avenues North on June 4 and 5, between the hours of 6:00 am and 9:00 pm.  This motion affirms the City’s co-sponsorship for advertising and promotional support.  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 M2015-139 to grant a Special Event Permit to Tabernacle of God Ministries for “America Restoration Tent Revival” on the former Pavilion site on August 31 – September 4, 2015, between the hours of 7:30 pm and 10:00 pm each day.  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 M2015-140 to accept a grant in the amount of $100,000 from the State of South Carolina to be passed through to Savannah’s Playground, Inc., and to authorize the amendment of the City’s April 3, 2015, Grant Agreement with Savannah’s Playground, Inc., accordingly.

 

REGULAR AGENDA

 

2nd Reading Ordinance 2015-57  An ordinance to amend the Table of Use in Article 14 Uses, Section 1407.C of the Zoning Code to add Parking Uses as permitted conditional uses in RMH Zones, when RMH is abutting or adjacent to MUM Zones, and to add new Section 1501.MM in Article 15, Section 1501 to provide for conditions..

 

1ST Reading Ordinance2015-61  An ordinance to amend Article 14 Uses, Section 1407.C of the Zoning Code to add “Outpatient Substance Abuse Clinics” as a conditional use in the WM (Warehouse and Manufacturing District, and to add new Section 1501.LL in Article 15, Section 1501 to provide for conditions.

 

Motion M2015-141 to declare certain vehicles abandoned or derelict pursuant to the authority of Article 41 of Title 56 South Carolina Code of Laws 2001.  Memo attached dated July 22, 2015 shows 14 vehicles.

 

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

 

  1. Review June 30, 2015, Preliminary Financial Statement and Implications for the 2016 Budget.

  2. Three hour parking restriction recommendations.

 

EXECUTIVE SESSION

 

ADJOURNMENT

   
         
             
 

City Seal Icon  Home    Umbrella Icon  Vacation Info    Sun Icon  Weather    Employment Icon  Employment    Events Icon  City Events    Meetings Icon  Meetings    FAQs Icon  FAQs

Orange Box  City Hall    Orange Box  Departments    Orange Box  Forms    Orange Box  Links    Orange Box  Recreation   Orange Box  Facilities    Orange Box  Services    Orange Box  Payments


 
   
   

Thank You for Visiting!

City Hall
937 Broadway Street
P.O. Box 2468, Myrtle Beach, SC 29578
(843) 918-1000   Fax: (843) 918-1028
 
© Copyright 2010.  The City of Myrtle Beach.  All rights reserved.