City Logo 1782City 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. William C. Withers, Jr., Ward Two
 Hon. Timothy P. Duffy, Ph.D., Ward Three
City Council

AGENDA

 
Council Chambers
715 Princess Anne Street
Fredericksburg, Virginia  22401



September 28, 2021

    7:30 p.m.    

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

A.

Presentation of United Way Benefit Golf Tournament Check

B.

Main Street Update on First Friday’s Sip and Stroll” Program – Ann Glavé

C.

COVID-19 Update – Chief Mike Jones

5.

Consent Agenda

A.

Resolution 21-75, Second Read, Amending the Fiscal Year 2022 Budget to Appropriate Federal Funding Made Available by the American Rescue Plan Act of 2021

Documents:
  1. 5A ARPA Funds.pdf
B.

Ordinance 21-23, Second Read, Rezoning Approximately 1.25 Acres of Land, Identified as 1201 Princess Anne Street, Along with the Adjacent Vacant Lot, from Commercial-Transitional CT to Residential R-4

C.

Ordinance 21-24, Second Read, Amending Fredericksburg City Code Chapter 70, Taxation, to Add a New Article XVI Imposing a Five-Cent Tax on Disposable Plastic Bags Provided to Consumers at Certain Retailers

D.

Ordinance 21-25, Second Read, Increasing the Elderly and Disabled Relief from Real Estate Taxes

E.

Resolution 21-__, Approving the 2020-2021 Consolidated Annual Performance and Evaluation Report

F.

Transmittal of Board and Commissions Minutes

F.i.

Economic Development Authority – August 9, 2021

Documents:
  1. 5f1 EDA 8-9-21.pdf
F.ii.

Fredericksburg Art Commission – June 16, 2021

F.iii.

Fredericksburg Art Commission – July 21, 2021

F.iv.

Fredericksburg Clean and Green Commission - July 12, 2021

F.v.

Planning Commission – July 14, 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) dropping them in the Deposit Box at City Hall, (2) U.S. Mail, (3) through a form on our website https://www.fredericksburgva.gov/677/Public-Comment or (4) 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 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 3 minutes or less (read aloud), and address a topic of City business.  
7.

Comments from the Public

Citizens who wish to participate in the public comment period remotely will be able to send their comments in writing by (1) dropping them in the Deposit Box at City Hall, (2) U.S. Mail, (3) through a form on our website https://www.fredericksburgva.gov/677/Public-Comment or (4) 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 3 minutes or less (read aloud), and address a topic of City business. Public comments are limited to a total of 40 minutes, with priority for comments from City residence or businesses.


8.

Council Agenda

A.

Board and Commissions Updates - Board of Social Services, Central Rappahannock Regional Library, Community Policy Management Team, Fredericksburg Area Museum, Fredericksburg Clean & Green Commission, Fredericksburg Regional Alliance, GWRC/FAMPO, Healthy Generations Area Agency on Aging, Main Street Board

9.

Minutes

A.

Work Session – May 13, 2021

B.

Work Session – May 14, 2021

See item 9A for documents

C.

Work Session – June 8, 2021

D.

Public Hearing – September 14, 2021

E.

Regular Session – September 14, 2021

10.

Boards and Commission Appointments

A.

Office On Youth Appointment – Dr. George Hummer

B.

Recreation Commission Appointment for School Board Representative

11.

City Manager Agenda

A.

Resolution 21-__, Amending the Fiscal Year 2022 Budget to Provide Funds to the Economic Development Authority to Supplement Grants to Businesses along U.S. Route 1 to Offset Costs of Changing the Name of U.S. Route 1 to Emancipation Highway

B.

Resolution 21-__, Creating the Cable Franchise Renewal Steering Committee

C.

Resolution 21-__, First Read, Amending the Fiscal Year 2021 Budget For Final Adjustments

D.

City Manager’s Update

E.

Calendar

Documents:
  1. 11e Calendar.pdf
12.

Adjournment