COF seal 2020 blueCity 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



August 9, 2022

7:30 p.m.    

Mayor Mary Katherine Greenlaw, Presiding


Agenda

1.

Call to Order


2.

Invocation

Councilor Matthew J. Kelly
3.

Pledge of Allegiance

Councilor Jason N. Graham
4.

Presentations

5.

Consent Agenda

A.

Resolution 22-__, Approving the Virginia Juvenile Community Crime Control Plan for Fiscal Years 2023 and 2024

Documents:
  1. 5a VJCCCA.pdf
B.

Resolution 22-___, Amending the Fiscal Year 2023 Budget to Appropriate Funds in the City Grants Fund for Department of Criminal Justice Services Grant Funds for Police School Resource Officers

Documents:
  1. 5b DCJS Grant.pdf
C.

Ordinance 22-13, Second Read, Renewing a Lease with the Central Rappahannock Heritage Center for Use of the Former Maury School Gymnasium

Documents:
  1. 5c CRCH Lease.pdf
D.

Ordinance 22-__, First Read, Updating the City Code Drug Blight Provisions to Reflect Changes in State Law

Documents:
  1. 5d Drug Blight.pdf
E.

Transmittal of Unified Development Text Amendment Restating and Confirming the 10% Rule in the Planned Development- Commercial District

F.

Transmittal of Unified Development Text Amendment Modifying the Planned Development – Mixed Use Regulations

Documents:
  1. 5f PDMU.pdf
G.

Transmittal of Board and Commission Minutes

G.i.

Architectural Review Board – August 9, 2021

Documents:
  1. 5g1 ARB 8-9-21.pdf
G.ii.

Architectural Review Board – August 23, 2021

Documents:
  1. 5g2 ARB 8-23-21.pdf
G.iii.

Architectural Review Board – September 20, 2021

Documents:
  1. 5g3 ARB 9-20-21.pdf
G.iv.

Architectural Review Board – May 23, 2022

Documents:
  1. 5g4 ARB 5-23-22.pdf
G.v.

Parking Advisory Committee – May 9, 2021

Documents:
  1. 5g5 PAC 5-9-21.pdf
G.vi.

Parking Advisory Committee – March 7, 2022

Documents:
  1. 5g6 PAC 3-7-22.pdf
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.

Ordinance 22-__, First Read, Authorizing the Sale of the Visitor Center and the Adjacent Parking Lot to the Fredericksburg Economic Development Authority

B.

Ordinance 22-__, First Read, Granting a “Federal Interest” in the Riverfront Park, as a Condition to Accepting the Department of Commerce’s Economic Development Administration $1.2 Million Grant for Park Improvements and Stage Construction

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

9.

Minutes

A.

Work Session – June 14, 2022

B.

Work Session – June 28, 2022

C.

Regular Session – July 12, 2022

10.

City Manager Agenda

A.

Resolution 22-__, Approving a Letter of Intent with Washington Heritage Museums for the Conveyance of the Mary Washington Monument Property

Documents:
  1. 10a MWM LOI.pdf
B.

Resolution 22-__, Initiating Amendments to the Comprehensive Plan, Official Zoning Map, and Unified Development Ordinance, in Order to Create a New “Special Tourism and Events Overlay District,” and to Apply it to Approximately 56 Acres of Land Near to, and Including, the Multipurpose Stadium

C.

Resolution 22-__, Initiating Amendments to the Unified Development Ordinance Section 72-53, “Parking,” to Clarify Existing Off-Street Parking Requirements and Amend the Minimum Parking Standards for Automobile Towing and Impoundment, Automotive Service, and Indoor Recreation Uses

D.

Resolution 22-___, First Read, Amending the Fiscal Year 2023 Budget to Appropriate Funds in the Fredericksburg Regional Transit Fund and Fredericksburg Regional Transit Capital Fund for the Purchase of Land

E.

Resolution 22-___, First Read, Amending the Fiscal Year 2022 Budget for Fredericksburg Public Schools to Appropriate Funds for Retention Bonuses

F.

City Manager’s Update

G.

Calendar

Documents:
  1. 10g Calendar.pdf
11.

Adjournment