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City Council Agenda

   
 

Tuesday, February 24, 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:  February10, 2015

 

APPROVAL OF MINUTES:  February 10, 2015

 

NON-AGENDA ITEMS FROM PUBLIC:  30 Minute Time Limit

 

PUBLIC REQUESTS, PRESENTATIONS, AWARDS, MEMORIALS:

 

  1. Proclamation recognizing March 2015 as American Red Cross Month  – Ralph Pandure (mtg)

  2. Update on Myrtle Beach Sports Center – John McDonald (ws)

 

CONSENT AGENDA

 

2nd Reading Ordinance 2015-6  An ordinance to authorize approximately 6,000 sq ft of encroachments into Courtyard Drive right-of-way as it enters The Park neighborhood for the purpose of replacing and enhancing landscaping.

 

2nd Reading Ordinance 2015-8  An ordinance to amend Appendix A, Zoning, Article 17 Design and Performance Standards, Section 1702.C to amend requirements for lot mechanical equipment screening in single family residential developments. 

 

2nd Reading Ordinance 2015-10  An ordinance to rezone approximately 0.8 acres along 5th Ave S (portion of TMS 181-00-01-038) from RMM (Residential Multifamily Medium Density) to RMH-MH (Residential Multifamily High Density – Manufactured Home Park).

 

2nd Reading Ordinance 2015-11  An ordinance to amend Ordinance 2014-18, Section 11-22, Appendix A Rate Schedule, and Class 8 Rates of Article II, Chapter 11, Business Licenses to correct certain scrivener’s errors..

 

1ST Reading Ordinance 2015-12  An ordinance to approve Law Enforcement Assistance Agreements.

 

Resolution R2015-9 granting a Special Event Permit for the Oceanfront Merchants Association’s 2015 Myrtle Beach Boardwalk St. Patrick’s Day celebration on March 14-15, 2015, and affirming the city’s co-sponsorship. 

 

Resolution R2015-10 affirming the city’s co-sponsorship of the “Carolina Country Music Festival” on June 5 – 7, 2015, for the purposes of promoting the event and covering direct city festival-related expenses.

 

Resolution R2015-11 endorsing the updated 2011 Horry County Solid Waste Management Plan as created by the Horry County Solid Waste Authority, Inc.

 

Resolution R2015-12 to accept the dedication of that certain roadway known as Coventry Boulevard, Phase 3, located within the Clemson Tract, between US Highway 17 Bypass and the Withers Preserve Development.

 

Resolution R2015-14 granting a Special Event Permit for the “Coastal Uncorked Food, Wine & Spirits Festival” on June 4-6, 2015, and affirming the city’s co-sponsorship.

 

Motion M2015-24  to grant a Special Event Permit for the “Omar Shrine Annual Smoke on the Beach” to be held at the Sea Mist Oceanfront Resort parking lot on Friday and Saturday, April 17 and 18, 2015, between the hours of 10:00 am and 10:00 pm.  The Event includes the closing of 12th Avenue S between Ocean Boulevard and Yaupon Drive.  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 M2015-25 to grant a Special Event Permit for the “Omar Shrine Annual Smoke on the Beach” to be held at the Sea Mist Oceanfront Resort parking lot on Friday and Saturday, October 2 and 3, 2015, between the hours of 10:00 am and 10:00 pm.  The event includes the closing of 12th Avenue S between Ocean Boulevard and Yaupon Drive.  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 M2015-26  to appoint/reappoint three members to the Chapin Memorial Library Board.  The terms of James K. Bingham, Richard L. Patelunas and Susan Stevens will expire March 23, 2015.

 

Motion M2015-27  to appoint/reappoint 1 member to the Seniors Advisory Committee.  The term of Tammy Lail will expire March 8, 2015.

 

Motion M2015-29 to accept a public contribution from Ocean Forest in the amount of $9,270 to fund the removal and replacement of concrete adjacent to the Ocean Forest Villa property.

 

Motion M2015-30 to accept a grant in the amount of $300,000 from the Air Base Redevelopment Authority to fund improvements at Savannah’s Playground and to authorize the City Manager to amend the Grant Agreement with Savannah’s Playground, Inc., to provide for the sub-granting of these funds.

 

Motion M2015-31 to accept a grant In the amount of $300,000 from the Air Base Redevelopment Authority to fund walking trails in the Air Base Redevelopment Area.

 

Motion M2015-32 to appropriate from the Undesignated Balance of the General Fund a total of $57,289 for in-kind services that various City departments will provide to the “Carolina Country Music Festival”.

 

REGULAR AGENDA

 

2nd Reading Ordinance 2014-87  An ordinance to rezone 0.21 acres located at 404 17th Ave N from MU-H (Mixed Use High Density) to Planned Unit Development (17th Ave N PUD).

 

2nd Reading Ordinance 2014-88  An ordinance to abandon and close:  (A) two oceanfront alleyways that are 20 feet wide and (B) five alleyways between North Ocean Boulevard and Withers Drive each of which are 20 feet wide, in furtherance of the 17th Avenue Planned Unit Development.

 

2nd Reading Ordinance 2014-89  An ordinance to amend and restate a Planned Unit Development known as the 17th Avenue North Planned Unit Development.

 

Motion M2015-15 to consider the recommendations of the local Accommodations Tax Advisory Committee for Tourism Related Expenditures, as defined in SC Code Sec. 6-410(4)(a), for 2015-16.

 

Motion M2015-28 to declare certain vehicles abandoned or derelict pursuant to the authority of Article 41 of Title 56 South Carolina Code of Laws 2001.  Memo shows seven vehicles.

 

NON-AGENDA ITEMS FROM THE PUBLIC

 

COMMUNICATIONS FROM CITY BOARDS/COMMISSION MEMBERS

 

COMMUNICATIONS FROM CITY COUNCIL AND CITY MANAGER

 

  1. Review December Financial Statement.

 

REPORTS AND INFORMATION PRESENTATIONS FROM CITY STAFF

 

EXECUTIVE SESSION

 

ADJOURNMENT

   
         
             
 

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