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File #: 17-814    Name:
Type: Report Status: Individual Item Ready
File created: 12/4/2017 In control: City Council
On agenda: 12/11/2017 Final action:
Title: Discuss and reconsider a waiver from the sidewalk requirement for the replat of a portion of Lots 13, 14, 18, and 19, City Block 1015, Establishing Lots 18R and 19R, City Block 1015, that was previously voted on by the City Council on November 27, 2017.
Attachments: 1. Aerial and Regional Transportation Plan Map, 2. Application, 3. Reduced Plat, 4. Sidewalk Exhibit, 5. Photographs of Subject Property, 6. Sec. 118-49 Sidewalks, 7. Sec. 118-11 Waiver, 8. Excerpt from Planning Commission Meeting Minutes of November 7, 2017
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Presenter
Presenter
Christopher Looney, Planning and Community Development Director
Contact Info
clooney@nbtexas.org

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Discuss and reconsider a waiver from the sidewalk requirement for the replat of a portion of Lots 13, 14, 18, and 19, City Block 1015, Establishing Lots 18R and 19R, City Block 1015, that was previously voted on by the City Council on November 27, 2017.

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BACKGROUND / RATIONALE:
This item has been placed on the agenda for reconsideration at the request of Mayor Pro Tem Peters.

Reconsideration Procedure:
At their meeting on November 27, 2017, City Council voted to waive the requirement for a sidewalk adjacent to Hill Avenue, and to require the cost of construction of a 4-foot wide public sidewalk adjacent to S. Academy Avenue be escrowed (5-2-0).

In order to reconsider the item:

1. A Councilmember who originally voted to approve the original item may make a motion to reconsider the item. One of the two that voted against the item may not make the motion. The motion must have a second, and be approved by a majority vote.

2. The City Council can then reconsider the original item on which a vote was originally taken which in this case is a sidewalk waiver item.

Section 2-38(d) of the Code of Ordinances states: "The motion to reconsider shall be used to reopen discussion for a vote on an item already acted upon. Reconsideration may only occur at the same meeting, or at the next meeting after the one at which the original action occurred. A motion to reconsider may only be made by a member who voted on the prevailing side of the original action. It requires a second, is not amendable, is debatable and requires a majority vote for adoption. The effect of the adoption of the motion to reconsider is immediately to place before the members again the item on which the vote was originally taken. Reconsideration of an item at a subsequent meeting requires the item to be placed on the agenda for that meetin...

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