City Council Minutes
City Council Minutes

Thursday, April 12,2018



ST. GEORGE CITY COUNCIL MINUTES

WORK MEETING

APRIL 12, 2018, 4:00 P.M.

ADMINISTRATIVE CONFERENCE ROOM

 

PRESENT:

Mayor Jon Pike

Councilmember Jimmie Hughes

Councilmember Michele Randall

Councilmember Joe Bowcutt

Councilmember Bette Arial

Councilmember Ed Baca

City Manager Adam Lenhard

City Attorney Shawn Guzman

City Recorder Christina Fernandez

 

OPENING:   

Mayor Pike called the meeting to order and welcomed all in attendance.  The invocation was offered by Carmella Fitzpatrick with the Unity Center of Positive Living and The Pledge of Allegiance to the Flag was led by Councilmember Hughes.

 

TRAVEL TO THE FOLLOWING LOCATIONS FOR SITE VISITS:

The Councilmembers travelled to the following locations for site visits:

 

      Pedestrian bridge and trail located at 1224 South River Road.

      Fields at Little Valley located at 2350 East Horseman Park Drive.

      St. James Park located at 741 St. James Lane

      Green houses located at 950 South 390 East.

      Sandtown Park located at 600 North Bluff Street

 

Following the site visit, the Councilmembers returned to the Administrative Conference Room for the remainder of the meeting.

 

City Attorney Shawn Guzman mentioned the reader board on Bluff Street.  He explained YESCO installed a new reader board on the Dixie Center for the City. Further, they agreed to give the City a larger reader board for approximately $41,000, half of the typical cost.

 

The consensus of the Council is to move forward

 

ST. GEORGE AREA ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT ANNUAL REPORT:

Jeriah Threlfall, Executive Director of the St. George Area Economic Development presented a PowerPoint presentation covering the following topics:  St. George Area Economic Development; Fulltime Staff; Board Members; 2018 Focus Area; Interactive Website: Industry Mapping Tool; Current Business Recruitment Projects; Recent Business Expansion Projects; Nontraditional Projects; New Members: 2017; Summit Financial Review; ROI – Business Recruitment and Expansion Projects; and Annual ROI – Property Taxes Collected.

 

Councilmember Arial left the meeting.

 

 

 

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DISCUSSION REGARDING PROPOSED CHANGES TO THE RESIDENTIAL CENTRAL CITY (RCC) ZONING ORDINANCE:

Planning & Zoning Manager John Willis presented a PowerPoint presentation covering the following topics: Goals; Aerial Map; Article F Residential Central City Zone; 10-7F-3 Development Standards; Downtown Land Use Inventory; Architectural Design Standards; Harvard Ave and 1100 East, SLC; Architectural Design Standards; Current Design Standards; 10-7F-4: and Architectural Design Standards.

 

REPORTS FROM MAYOR, COUNCILMEMBERS, AND CITY MANAGER:

No reports were given.

 

ADJOURN TO A CLOSED SESSION:

MOTION:      A motion was made by Councilmember Hughes to adjourn to a closed session to discuss a potential property sale.

SECOND:        The motion was seconded by Councilmember Randall.

VOTE:             Mayor Pike called for a roll call vote, as follows:

 

Councilmember Hughes – aye

Councilmember Randall – aye

Councilmember Bowcutt – aye

 

Councilmember Baca – aye

         

The vote was unanimous and the motion carried.

 

          The meeting adjourned following the closed session.

 

 

           

                                     

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Christina Fernandez, City Recorder