FXBG_Lockup_2City of Fredericksburg, VirginiaHon. Mary Katherine Greenlaw, Mayor
 Hon. Charlie L. Frye, Jr., Vice-Mayor, Ward Four
 Hon. Kerry P. Devine, At-Large
 Hon. Matthew J. Kelly, At-Large
 Hon. Jason N. Graham, Ward One
 Hon. Jonathan A. Gerlach, Ward Two
 Hon. Timothy P. Duffy, Ph.D., Ward Three
City Council

AGENDA

 
Council Chambers
715 Princess Anne Street
Fredericksburg, Virginia  22401



March 8, 2022

7:30 p.m.    

Mary Katherine Greenlaw, Presiding


Agenda

1.

Call to Order


2.

Invocation

Vice-Mayor Charlie L. Frye, Jr.
3.

Pledge of Allegiance

Councilor Jason N. Graham
4.

Presentations

A.

Virginia Railway Express - Train Station Improvements, Resolution Consenting to the Issuance of Bonds, and Briefing on Project Supported by the Bonds

B.

City Manager’s Fiscal Year 2023 Recommended Budget – Tim Baroody

C.

COVID-19 Update – Fire Chief Mike Jones

5.

Consent Agenda

A.

Transmittal of a Resolution Releasing Fund Balance Assigned for Pandemic Response and Assigning Fund Balance for Jail Stabilization and Future Capital Projects

B.

Resolution 22-__, Consenting to the Issuance of Bonds for Virginia Railway Express

C.

Transmittal of Board and Commission Minutes

C.i.

Clean and Green Commission – December 6, 2021

6.

Public Hearing

Citizens who wish to participate in the public hearing remotely will be able to send their comments in writing by (1) U.S. Mail, (2) email to the Clerk of Council. Comments must be received at least one hour in advance of the meeting  for example, comments will be accepted until 4:30 p.m. on nights with a 5:30 work session. The plan is to read these comments out loud during the public hearing portion of the City Council meeting. The standard rules apply to public comments: the person must identify himself or herself by name and address, including zip code, limit his or her remarks to 5 minutes or less for those attending the meeting in person and 3 minutes for submitted letters (read aloud) and address a topic of City business. Decorum in the Council Chambers will be maintained.  Comments that are not relevant to City business and behavior that is disruptive, such as applause, are inappropriate and out of order.. 

A.

Annual Action Plan for the Community Development Block Grant Program – The Community Planning and Building Department is soliciting comments from the public on the development of the 2022-2023 Annual Action Plan for the expenditure of anticipated Community Development Block Grant funds

7.

Comments from the Public


City Council provides this opportunity each regular meeting for comments from citizens who have signed up with the Clerk of Council to speak before the start of the meeting.   Citizens who wish to participate in the public comment period remotely can send their comments in writing by (1) U.S. Mail, (2) email to the Clerk of Council. Comments must be received at least four hours in advance of the meeting – for example, comments will be accepted until 1:30 p.m., on nights with a 5:30 p.m. work session.  The plan is to read these comments out loud during the public comment portion of the City Council meeting. The standard rules apply to public comments: the person must identify himself or herself by name and address, including zip code, limit his or her remarks to 5 minutes or less for those attending the meeting in person and 3 minutes for submitted letters (read aloud) with a 40-minute cap on the read letters.  To be fair to everyone, please observe the five-minute time limit and yield the floor when the Clerk of Council indicates that your time has expired.  Decorum in the Council Chambers will be maintained.   Comments that are not relevant to City business and behavior that is disruptive, such as applause, are inappropriate and out of order.



8.

Council Agenda

A.

Resolution 22-__, Supporting the Ukrainian People – Councilor Gerlach

9.

Minutes

A.

Work Session – October 12, 2021

B.

Regular Session – February 22, 2022

10.

City Manager Agenda

A.

Ordinance 22-__, First Read, Amending Ordinance 22-01 to Revise the Local Redistricting Plan Adopted on February 8, 2022, and Amending City Code Chapter 30, Section 30-1, “Election Districts,” to Adjust District Boundaries in Accordance with the Revised Redistricting Plan

B.

Resolution 22-__, Initiating Formal Review of the Draft Capital Impacts Study

C.

City Manager’s Update

D.

Calendar

Documents:
  1. 10d Calendar.pdf
11.

Closed Session

A.

Under Virginia Code 2.2-3711(A)(3) for discussion or consideration of acquisition of real property for a public purpose, or of the disposition of publicly held real property, namely, for a new fire station site, where discussion in an open meeting would adversely affect the bargaining position or negotiating strategy of the public body.

B.

Resolution 22-__, Certification of Closed Meeting

12.

Adjournment