City Logo 1782 City of Fredericksburg, Virginia Hon. 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


January 26, 2021
7:30 p.m.
Mary Katherine Greenlaw, Presiding

The City Council Meeting will hold an e-meeting pursuant to and in compliance with City Council Ord. 20-05. The public is encourage to access the meeting though the broadcast on Cox Channel 84 and Verizon Channel 42.  The meetings can also be viewed on our www.regionalwebtv.com/fredcc or accessed through Facebook at www.facebook.com/FXBGgov

Agenda

1.

Call to Order

“This Meeting is being held electronically by “Go to Meeting” application, pursuant to City Council Ordinance 20-05, An Ordinance to Address Continuity of City Government during the Pendency of a Pandemic Disaster. 

The members participating are: [List members by name]

Members of the public have been invited to access this meeting by public access television Cox Channel 84, Verizon Channel 42, online at www.regionalwebtv.com/fredcc or accessed through Facebook at facebook.com/FXBGgov

2.

Invocation

Councilor Matthew J. Kelly
3.

Pledge of Allegiance

Mayor Mary Katherine Greenlaw
4.

Presentations

A.

COVID-19 (Coronavirus) Update – Fire Chief Mike Jones

5.

Consent Agenda

A.

Resolution 21-__, Amending the Fiscal Year 2021 Budget to Appropriate a Grant for Fire Department Water Rescue Operations

Documents:
  1. 5a Fire Grant.pdf
B.

Transmittal of Calendar Year Council Meeting Schedule

C.

Transmittal of Board and Commissions Minutes

C.i.

Clean and Green Commission – November 9, 2020

C.ii.

Economic Development Authority – December 3, 2020

Documents:
  1. 5c2 EDA 12-3-20.pdf
C.iii.

Economic Development Authority – December 21, 2020

C.iv.

Green Commission – June 9, 2020

C.v.

Green Commission – July 14, 2020

C.vi.

Green Commission – September 10, 2020

C.vii.

Green Commission – October 13, 2020

C.viii.

Green Commission – November 10, 2020

C.ix.

Green Commission – December 8, 2020

C.x.

Public Transit Advisory Board – October 7, 2020

6.

Public Hearing

Citizens who wish to participate in the public hearing 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.  
A.

Resolution 21-__, First & Second Reading, Amending the Fiscal Year 2021 City and School Budgets to Appropriate Budgeted Funds

7.

Comments from the Public

Citizens who wish to participate in the public comment period 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

9.

Minutes

A.

Public Hearing – January 12, 2021

B.

Regular Session – January 12, 2021

10.

Boards and Commission Appointments

A.

Resolution 21-__, Member Revision to the City Towing and Recovery Board

B.

Fredericksburg Clean & Green Commission - Kimberly Bastress

Documents:
  1. 10b.pdf
11.

City Manager Agenda

A.

Ordinance 21-__, First Read, Amending the Unified Development Ordinance §72-32.2, Commercial Downtown District, §72-40.2, Use Table, §72-41.2 Institutional Uses, §72-53.1 Off-Street Parking and Loading, and §72-84 Definitions, to Modify the Commercial Downtown (CD) Zoning District Regulations to Permit Additional Project-Based Residential Density, Clarify Rules for Mixed-Use Projects, and Update Permitted Uses

B.

Resolution 21-__, Accepting Streets in the Vicinity of Celebrate Virginia South and Stonewall Heights Subdivision into the City Street System and Petitioning the Virginia Department of Transportation to Accept the Streets into the State Street System

C.

Resolution 21-__, Authorizing the City Manager to Renew a Lease with Mayfield Civic Association for the W.L. Harris Playground

D.

Ordinance 21-__, First Read, Amending § 58-453 of the City Code to Increase the Maximum Fees for Towing a Motor Vehicle from Private Property

Documents:
  1. 11d Towing Fees.pdf
E.

Resolution 21-__, Endorsement of Fredericksburg Regional Transit’s I-395/95 Commuter Choice Program Route 2 Project Applications

F.

City Manager’s Update

G.

Calendar

Documents:
  1. 11G Calendar.pdf
12.

Adjournment