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LEGISLATIVE AND INTERGOVERNMENTAL AFFAIRS COMMITTEE MEETING
TUESDAY, MARCH 3, 2015
11:00 A.M.
PRE-COUNCIL CHAMBER, CITY HALL
1000 THROCKMORTON STREET, FORT WORTH, TEXAS

FORT WORTH HOUSING FINANCE CORPORATION MEETING
1:30 P.M.
TUESDAY, MARCH 3, 2015

PRE-COUNCIL CHAMBER, CITY HALL
1000 THROCKMORTON STREET, FORT WORTH, TEXAS

PRE-COUNCIL MEETING
TUESDAY, MARCH 3, 2015
2:00 P.M.

(NOTE TIME CHANGE)
PRE-COUNCIL CHAMBER, CITY HALL
1000 THROCKMORTON STREET, FORT WORTH, TEXAS


1.    Report of the City Manager - David Cooke, City Manager
 
  

a. Changes to the City Council Agenda
b. Upcoming and Recent Events
c. Organizational Updates and Employee Recognition(s)
d. Informal Reports
        IR 9707:  Proposed Zoning Ordinance Text Amendments for Certain
                        Definitions and for Interpretation Appeals

     Attachment(s):
 IR 9707 - Attached .pdf
 
           IR 9708:  Police Chief Search Update
     Attachment(s):
 IR 9708 - Attached .pdf
 
           IR 9709:  Code Compliance/Fort Worth Police Department: Educational
                        Campaign:  Fence Them In - It's The Law
     Attachment(s):
 IR 9709 - Attached .pdf
 
           IR 9710:  Utilization Of Two-Person Fire Department Emergency Response
                        Vehicle in Far North
     Attachment(s):
 IR 9710 - Attached .pdf
 
  

        IR 9711:  Public Notification to Water Customers Regarding a Drinking
                        Water Treatment Technique Violation

     Attachment(s):
 IR 9711 - Attached .pdf
  
2.    Current Agenda Items - City Council Members
  
3.    Responses to Items Continued from a Previous Week
 
   a.     SP-14-004   -   (COUNCIL DISTRICT 2 - Sal Espino) - August Stanislawski/TX Industrial Scrap, 3800 N. Commerce Street; Amend "PD-764" site plan to add permanent office for shredder. (Recommended for Approval as Amended by the Zoning Commission to update site plan to include armature radius) (Continued from February 3, 2015 by Council Member Scarth on behalf of Mayor Pro-Tem Espino)
 
   b.     ZC-14-103   -   (COUNCIL DISTRICT - ALL) - City of Fort Worth Planning & Development: Text Amendment: Urban Forestry; An Ordinance amending the Zoning Ordinance of the City of Fort Worth, being Ordinance No. 13896, as amended, codified as Appendix "A" of the Code of the City of Fort Worth (1986), by amending:  
  

  

Chapter 6, "Development Standards" of Article 3, "Landscaping, Buffers, and Urban Forestry" to revise Section 6.302 "Urban Forestry" Regulations Relating to Tree Coverage, Preservation, Planting and Maintenance; and

  

Amend Chapter 9, "Definitions," Section 9.101, "Defined Terms" to Revise and add Definitions related to Urban Forestry

  

To review the proposed amendments:

  

http://www.fortworthtexas.gov/planninganddevelopment/zoningcommission.aspx (Recommended for Approval by the Zoning Commission) (Continued from February 3, 2015 by Council Member Bivens)

 
   c.     ZC-14-147   -   (COUNCIL DISTRICT 6 - Jungus Jordan) - AM Pate, Jr. et al, 6500-6800 Block Dirks Road/Altamesa Boulevard; from: Unzoned to: "A-5" One-Family, "PD/G" Planned Development for all uses in "G" Intensive Commercial and "PD/MU-2" Planned Development for all uses in "MU-2" High Intensity Mixed-Use with exclusions and development standards; site plan waiver recommended. (Recommended for Approval as Amended by the Zoning Commission to PD/G and PD/MU-2) (Continued from January 27, 2015 by Council Member Jordan)
 
   d.     ZC-14-169   -   (COUNCIL DISTRICT 5) - Prosper Bank, 15239 FAA Boulevard; from: "J" Medium Industrial to: "PD/J" Planned Development for all uses in "J" Medium Industrial plus game room; site plan included. (Recommended for Approval by the Zoning Commission) (Continued from February 17, 2015 by Council Member Bivens)
 
   e.     ZC-14-172   -   (COUNCIL DISTRICT 2 - Sal Espino) - Baldemar Martinez, 2405 & 2409 NW 20th Street; from: "A-5" One-Family to: "E" Neighborhood Commercial (Recommended for Approval by the Zoning Commission) (Continued from February 3, 2015 by Council Member Scarth on behalf of Mayor Pro-Tem Espino)   
  
4.    Overview on Significant Zoning Cases - Dana Burghdoff, Planning and Development
  
5.    Update on I-35W Reconstruction Project - Robert Hinkle, North Tarrant Express Mobility Partners and Brian Barth, Texas Department of Transportation
  
6.    Briefing on Results of Walking Audits - Randle Harwood, Planning and Development Department and Dan Burden, Blue Zones, LLC
  
7.    Briefing on the First Quarter Fiscal Year 2015 Financial Results - Aaron Bovos, Financial Management Services
  
8.    Legislative Update - David Cooke, City Manager
  
9.    City Council Requests for Future Agenda Items and/or Reports
  
10.    Executive Session (PRE-COUNCIL CHAMBER) - SEE ATTACHMENT A
   Attachment(s):
 Executive Session Agenda - Attachment A.pdf
  

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