Council Action Summary 6-4-18 Meeting

June 5th, 2018 by Miranda Jones

Approval of RESOLUTION NO. 2018-20, 2018 to ratify certified election results of the May 22, 2018 Kennesaw Special Election for Council Post 2 as provided by Cobb County Board of Elections & Registration.  Vote taken, approved 4-0.  Motion carried.

Oaths of Office were administered to newly elected Post 2 City Councilmember, Tracey Viars by Judge Phil Taylor.

Approval of settlement terms as outlined in a written agreement in relation to a civil lawsuit brought by Speedway, LLC and Ellison Lake Partners, LLC (Plaintiffs) against the City of Kennesaw (Defendant) (Civil Action No. 17-1-4508-40 Cobb County Superior Court) challenging the City’s denial of a rezoning request (Reference RZ017-05) on a 3.4 acre tract of land located at 2155 Cobb Parkway and identified as tax parcel 20017501110 (Tract B on the Ellison Lake Roadway Dedication Plat prepared by Ellison Lake Partners, LLC and recorded in Plat Book 222, Page 35, of the Cobb County Superior Court deed records, Cobb County, Georgia).  Vote taken, approved unanimously, 5-0.  Motion carried.

Approval of RESOLUTION NO. 2018-21, 2018 adopting the updates to the Capital Improvement Element and Short Term Work Program (CIE/STWP) report covering the five-year period of 2018-2022.   Vote taken, approved unanimously, 5-0.  Motion carried.

Approve ORDINANCE NO. 2018-09, 2018 revisions and repeal Article III, Chapter 46, of the City Code of Ordinance and replace it with Unified Development Code (UDC) Section 3.02.00 entitled “Soil Erosion, Sedimentation And Pollution Control Ordinance.”   Vote taken, approved unanimously, 5-0.  Motion carried.

Central Business District (CBD) project approval submitted by Kennesaw Loft B and B, LLC for property located at 2881 Main Street, as conditioned.  Vote taken, approved, 4-1 (Mayor Protem Blinkhorn opposed).  Motion carried.

Due cause hearing to determine the status of the alcoholic beverage license of ABC Liquor Company, Inc. d/b/a Bottle Shop, located at 2774 Cobb Parkway, Suite 111, Kennesaw, Georgia 30152.  Licensee/owner: Rajeev Bhardwaj.  Vote taken to accept stipulations of 14 days suspension, approved unanimously, 5-0.  Motion carried.

Due cause hearing to determine the status of the alcoholic beverage license of Publix Super Markets, Inc. #1077 d/b/a Publix, located at 2090 Baker Road, Kennesaw, Georgia 30144.  Licensee: Timothy Lowe.  Vote taken to postpone to June 18th meeting, approved unanimously, 5-0.  Motion carried.

Consent Agenda, approved unanimously, 5-0.  Motion carried.

Approve RESOLUTION NO. 2018-22, 2018 authorizing a Certification of Agreement for the allocation and distribution of proceeds from the title Ad Valorem Tax.