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City Council Agenda

   
 

Tuesday, September 23, 2014 


   
 

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:  September 9, 2014

APPROVAL OF MINUTES:  September 9, 2014

NON-AGENDA ITEMS FROM PUBLIC:  30 Minute Time Limit

PUBLIC REQUESTS, PRESENTATIONS, AWARDS, MEMORIALS:

1.   Bicycle Survey Results – Sharon Thompson (ws)

2.   Recognition of City of Myrtle Beach Cultural & Leisure Services Recreation Division by South Carolina Parks and Recreation Association as Athletic Department of the Year. (mtg)

3.   Recognition of Bob Calamari as South Carolina Coach of the Year (awarded by the South Carolina Recreation and Parks Association). (mtg)

4.   Recognition of Youth Sports 10 & Under Girls Basketball Team as State Runner-Up (mtg)

5.   MBSC Update – John McDonald, General Manager (ws)

CONSENT AGENDA

2nd  Reading Ordinance 2014-67  An ordinance to approve a concessionaire agreement with Atlantic Golf Management for the operation and maintenance of Whispering Pines Golf Course.  TO BE CONTINUED

2nd Reading Ordinance 2014-72  An ordinance to approve a concessionaire agreement with Atlantic Golf Management for the operation and maintenance of the driving range adjacent to Whispering Pines Golf Course.  TO BE CONTINUED

2nd Reading Ordinance 2014-73  An ordinance to extend the corporate limits of the City of Myrtle Beach by annexing 7.87 acres located at 1900 Mr. Joe White Ave (TMS 173-00-03-002), and rezone said property from Horry County LI (Light Industrial) and MA1 (Light Manufacturing) to City of Myrtle Beach HC (Highway Commercial).

1st Reading Ordinance 2014-76  An ordinance to amend Ordinance No. 2014-38, the 2014-15 Budget Ordinance, to estimate revenue and establish appropriations for the Tourism Committee’s Area Business Disaster Recovery Symposium.

Resolution R2014-40 designating Patrick’s Mobile Home Park as the “Myrtle Manor Film District” and to approve the “Myrtle Manor” special event in that district from October 1, 2014 – December 31, 2014.

Resolution R2014-41 granting a Special Event Permit for the Oceanfront Merchants Association’s “2014 Boardwalk Fright Nights” from October 3 – November 1, 2014 and affirming the City’s co-sponsorship.

Resolution R2014-42 concerning the United States Environmental Protection Agency’s proposed CO2 (carbon dioxide) existing source rule.

Motion M2014-152 to appoint/reappoint one member to the Cultural Arts Advisory Committee. The term of Donna Crile has expired.

Motion M2014-155 granting a Special Event Permit to Myrtle Beach Zipline Adventure for “Zip of Frights” to be held October 1 – 31, 2014, between the hours of noon and midnight with activities including a light show to music.  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 M2014-156 to accept Justice Assistance Grant (JAG) no. 2014-DJ-BX-0426, from the United States Department of Justice, Bureau of Justice Assistance, in the amount of $37,139 for the purchase of tactical equipment.

Motion M2014-157 to accept Paul Coverdell Forensic Science Improvement Grant no. 2014-CD-BX-0026, from the United States Department of Justice, Bureau of Justice Assistance, in the amount of $113,869 for the purchase of forensic equipment and computer software.

Motion M2014-158 to approve participation in the Fifteenth Circuit Drug Enforcement Unit (DEU).

REGULAR AGENDA

2nd Reading Ordinance 2014-66  An ordinance to amend Article 14, Section 1407.C, and Article 15 adding new Section 1501.KK of the Zoning Code Rewrite to allow heavy durable goods sales as a conditional use in the Highway Commercial (HC) District, as adopted by Ordinance 2014-34 on June 10, 2014 Appendix A, Zoning Article HC, to allow outdoor display of heavy durable goods on lots of five (5) acres or more.

2nd Reading Ordinance 2014-70  An ordinance to amend Chapter 14, Article 1, Alcoholic Beverages, Drinking Places and Nightclubs, in Section 14-1 to amend the definition of nightclub; in Section 14-2 to enact a prohibition against exceeding occupancy postings or blocking emergency or posted exits; in Section 14-3 (A) to provide that the requirement of a safety plan is not intended to apply where service of beer, wine or liquor is incidental to a nonprofit fraternal or civic group event that is not open to the public at large, or to a restaurant whose primary business  purpose is food service, event rooms or banquet halls; and in Section 14-3 (B) to repeal Section 14-3 (B) 1 through 6 so that the 2:00 AM operational closing and after hours permit requirements and process no longer applies; and enacted in new Section 14-3 (B) the declaration that nothing contained herein affects public nuisance law; and adjust formatting, improve readability and correct minor grammatical errors.

2nd Reading Ordinance 2014-71  An ordinance to amend Section 1 of Ordinance No. 2014-38, the 2014-15 Budget Ordinance, to adopt tax rates consistent with the 2014 Horry County Reassessment and statutes governing the implementation of a reassessment.

2nd Reading Ordinance 2014-74  An ordinance to amend Chapter 10, Article II, Nuisances, Division One, Amending Sections 10-22 (B) (4) & (5); in Section 10-22 (B) (3) to specifically reference the requirements of an effective safety plan in Chapter 14, the failure of which constitutes a public nuisance, and in Section 10-22 (B) (5) to simplify the references to the Municipal Code and state law and to redefine excessive public safety response.

2nd Reading Ordinance 2014-75  An ordinance to amend Chapter 10, Article II, nuisances, by enacting a new Division 4, Graffiti.

Motion M2014-153 to authorize the city manager to dismiss or enforce the Order to Show Cause requiring the owner(s) or parties in interest of property known as 1207 3rd Avenue South, 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 M2014-154 to authorize the city manager to dismiss or enforce the Order to Show Cause requiring the owner(s) or parties in interest of property known as 2609 South 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 M2014-159 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 September 18, 2014 shows 9 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 July Financial Statement

EXECUTIVE SESSION

ADJOURNMENT
   
         
             
 

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