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Meeting Name: City Council Agenda status: Final
Meeting date/time: 8/6/2018 2:00 PM Minutes status: Final  
Meeting location: Du Burns Council Chamber, 4th floor, City Hall
Special Meeting of the Baltimore City Council
Published agenda: Agenda Agenda Published minutes: Journal - Special Meeting - 8/6/18 Journal - Special Meeting - 8/6/18  
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18-0199 0 Charter Amendment - Office of the Inspector GeneralMayor and City Council Res.Charter Amendment - Office of the Inspector General For the purpose of creating an independent Office of the Inspector General headed by an Inspector General; establishing the process for appointing and terminating the Inspector General; establishing the powers and duties of the Office of the Inspector General; appointing the Inspector General to serve as the Executive Director of the Board of Ethics; granting the Inspector General the authority to cancel or suspend certain contracts with the concurrence of the City Solicitor; setting a minimum guaranteed funding level for the Office of the Inspector General; setting a minimum guaranteed compensation level for the Inspector General; granting the Inspector General the power to issue subpoenas; requiring the Office of the Inspector General to issue an annual public report; requiring City employees and officials to forward certain types of complaints to the Office of the Inspector General; requiring the Office of the Inspector General to keep the identities of complainants confidential to the extent allowed by law; establishing procedu   Action details Not available
18-0229 0 Charter Amendment - Fair Election FundMayor and City Council Res.Charter Amendment - Fair Election Fund For the purpose of authorizing the establishment of a continuing, nonlapsing Fair Election Fund, to be used exclusively to administer a public financing option for political campaigns for Baltimore City elected offices; authorizing the Mayor and City Council to dedicate revenue to the Fair Election Fund by ordinance; establishing a Fair election Fund Commission to administer the Fund; and submitting this amendment to the qualified voters of the City for adoption or rejection.   Action details Not available
EA18-0150 0 Avery B. StrachanExecutive NominationAvery B. Strachan Member - Board of Municipal and Zoning Appeals - District 11Assigned  Action details Not available
EA18-0151 0 Dowindlyn A. AlexanderExecutive NominationDowindlyn A. Alexander Member - Baltimore City Commission for WomenAssigned  Action details Not available
EA18-0152 0 Brittany HarrisExecutive NominationBrittany Harris Member - Baltimore City Commission for Women - District 12Assigned  Action details Not available
EA18-0153 0 Brina I. BoldenExecutive NominationBrina I. Bolden Member - Baltimore City Commission for Women - District 6Assigned  Action details Not available
EA18-0154 0 Karen Y. BondExecutive NominationKaren Y. Bond Member - Baltimore City Commission for Women - District 14Assigned  Action details Not available
EA18-0155 0 Dawn L. BrownExecutive NominationDawn L. Brown Member - Baltimore City Commission for Women - District 7Assigned  Action details Not available
EA18-0156 0 Catalina ByrdExecutive NominationCatalina Byrd Member - Baltimore City Commission for Women - District 11Assigned  Action details Not available
EA18-0157 0 Pamela CurtisExecutive NominationPamela Curtis Member - Baltimore City Commission for Women - District 6Assigned  Action details Not available
EA18-0158 0 Edna Lawrence WilliamsExecutive NominationEdna Lawrence Williams Member - Baltimore City Commission for Women - District 11Assigned  Action details Not available
EA18-0159 0 Elizabeth GetzoffExecutive NominationElizabeth Getzoff Member - Baltimore City Commission for WomenAssigned  Action details Not available
EA18-0160 0 Khaliah HarrisExecutive NominationKhaliah Harris Member - Baltimore City Commission for Women - District 14Assigned  Action details Not available
EA18-0161 0 Nianta HollowayExecutive NominationNianta Holloway Member - Baltimore City Commission for Women - District 12Assigned  Action details Not available
EA18-0162 0 Mykel HunterExecutive NominationMykel Hunter Member - Baltimore City Commission for Women - District 7Assigned  Action details Not available
EA18-0163 0 Angela D. LaPrade-NealExecutive NominationAngela D. LaPrade-Neal Member - Baltimore City Commission for Women - District 13Assigned  Action details Not available
EA18-0164 0 Gloria E. LuckettExecutive NominationGloria E. Luckett Member - Baltimore City Commission for WomenAssigned  Action details Not available
EA18-0165 0 Shantay M. McKinilyExecutive NominationShantay M. McKinily Member - Baltimore City Commission for Women - District 2Assigned  Action details Not available
EA18-0166 0 Michele McNeill-EmeryExecutive NominationMichele McNeill-Emery Member - Baltimore City Commission for WomenAssigned  Action details Not available
EA18-0167 0 Veronica OwensExecutive NominationVeronica Owens Member - Baltimore City Commission for Women - District 7Assigned  Action details Not available
EA18-0168 0 Sharmaine K. Taylor-AndersonExecutive NominationSharmaine K. Taylor-Anderson Member - Baltimore City Commission for Women - District 8Assigned  Action details Not available
EA18-0169 0 Michelle WilliamsExecutive NominationMichelle Williams Member - Baltimore City Commission for WomenAssigned  Action details Not available
18-0271 0 Charter Amendment - Inalienability of Sewer and Water-Supply SystemsMayor and City Council Res.Charter Amendment - Inalienability of Sewer and Water-Supply Systems For the purpose of declaring the inalienability of the City’s sewer system and water-supply system; excepting the sewer and water-supply systems, their operations and uses, from the Charter provisions otherwise authorizing the grant of franchises or rights relating to the operation or use of public property or places; and submitting this amendment to the qualified voters of the City for adoption or rejection.Assigned  Action details Not available
18-0272 0 Zoning - Sign RegulationsOrdinanceZoning - Sign Regulations For the purpose of repealing and replacing Title 17 {“Signs”} of the Zoning Code of Baltimore City to create a new method for the classification and review of signs; creating standards for signs by zoning district; creating a new method for the creation of Areas of Special Signage Control and corresponding Signage Plans; defining and redefining related terms; conforming related sections; and generally relating to the zoning and development laws of Baltimore City.Assigned  Action details Not available
18-0273 0 Repeal of Ordinance 11-562 - 6709 Pulaski Highway Planned Unit DevelopmentOrdinanceRepeal of Ordinance 11-562 - 6709 Pulaski Highway Planned Unit Development For the purpose of repealing Ordinance 11-562, which designated certain property as an Industrial Planned Unit Development known as 6709 Pulaski Highway; and providing for a special effective date.Assigned  Action details Not available
18-0274 0 Commercial Vehicle Monitoring SystemOrdinanceCommercial Vehicle Monitoring System For the purpose of modifying the governing standards of Baltimore City’s commercial vehicle monitoring system.Assigned  Action details Not available
18-0275 0 Unidentifiable Vehicles - Immediate TowingOrdinanceUnidentifiable Vehicles - Immediate Towing For the purpose of prohibiting the parking of unidentifiable vehicles on City streets; authorizing the immediate removal of unidentifiable vehicles parked on City streets; setting a certain penalty; and generally relating to unidentifiable vehicles.Assigned  Action details Not available
18-0094R 0 Baltimore City Comprehensive Economic Development Projects BriefingCity Council ResolutionBaltimore City Comprehensive Economic Development Projects Briefing For the purpose of requesting that the Director of the Department of Planning, the Head of the Capital Improvement Program in the Department of Planning, the President and Chief Executive Officer and the Executive Vice President of Baltimore Development Corporation, the Director of the Department of Transportation, the Director of the Department of Public Works, the Commissioner of the Department of Housing and Community Development, the Director of the Department of General Services, and the Director of the Department of Recreation and Parks provide a comprehensive and detailed briefing on each of his or her agency’s economic development projects and on each project’s supporting financial resources and incentives, for the projects that are and will be occurring in each of the 14 City Council Districts.Assigned  Action details Not available
18-0095R 0 Baltimore City Public Schools and the Use of Bottled WaterCity Council ResolutionBaltimore City Public Schools and the Use of Bottled Water For the purpose of requesting the CEO of the Baltimore City Public School System, the Director of Baltimore City’s Department of Public Works, and the Health Commissioner to appear before the City Council to provide information about why the water fountains in City schools are not being used, about the costs to the school system for the use of bottled water since 2007, about the results of water testing in the schools since 2007, and about any plans to restore school water fountains and other water use equipment to safe use.Assigned  Action details Not available
18-0096R 0 Request for Federal Action - Move Back From the Brink and Toward Nuclear DisarmamentCity Council ResolutionRequest for Federal Action - Move Back From the Brink and Toward Nuclear Disarmament For the purpose of calling on Congress to act to move back from the brink of a policy that makes nuclear war more likely.Adopted  Action details Not available
18-0266 0 Supplementary General Fund Operating Appropriation - Fire Department - $4,000,000OrdinanceSupplementary General Fund Operating Appropriation - Fire Department - $4,000,000 For the purpose of providing a Supplementary General Fund Operating Appropriation in the amount of $4,000,000 to the Fire Department - Service 602 (Fire Suppression and Emergency Rescue), to provide funding for additional operating expenses; and providing for a special effective date.3rd Reader, for final passage  Action details Not available
18-0268 0 Ordinance of Estimates Fiscal Year 2019 Capital Contribution to the Operating Budget of the Baltimore City Board of School Commissioners for Fiscal Year 2019Mayor and City Council Res.Ordinance of Estimates Fiscal Year 2019 Capital Contribution to the Operating Budget of the Baltimore City Board of School Commissioners for Fiscal Year 2019 For the purpose of stating that Baltimore City’s Capital Budget contribution to Baltimore City’s Public Schools Capital Budget, as shown in Ordinance 18-139, is $19,000,000, instead of what was stated in Resolution 18-07, the Operating Budget for the Baltimore City Board of School Commissioners; and providing for a special effective date.3rd Reader, for final passage  Action details Not available
17-0134 0 City Streets - Opening - North Castle Street and 4 Alleys of Varying Widths Lying Between East Eager Street, North Chester Street, Ashland Avenue, and North Washington StreetOrdinanceCity Streets - Opening - North Castle Street and 4 Alleys of Varying Widths Lying Between East Eager Street, North Chester Street, Ashland Avenue, and North Washington Street For the purpose of condemning and opening North Castle Street and 4 alleys of varying widths lying between East Eager Street, North Chester Street, Ashland Avenue, and North Washington Street, as shown on Plat 304-A-7 in the Office of the Department of Transportation; and providing for a special effective date.3rd Reader, for final passage  Action details Not available
17-0135 0 City Streets - Closing - North Castle Street and 8 Alleys of Varying Widths Lying Between East Eager Street, North Chester Street, Ashland Street, and North Washington StreetOrdinanceCity Streets - Closing - North Castle Street and 8 Alleys of Varying Widths Lying Between East Eager Street, North Chester Street, Ashland Street, and North Washington Street For the purpose of condemning and closing North Castle Street and 8 alleys of varying widths lying between East Eager Street, North Chester Street, Ashland Avenue, and North Washington Street, as shown on Plat 304-A-7A in the Office of the Department of Transportation; and providing for a special effective date.3rd Reader, for final passage  Action details Not available
17-0136 0 City Streets - Opening - Portion of Proctor AlleyOrdinanceCity Streets - Opening - Portion of Proctor Alley For the purpose of condemning and opening a portion of Proctor Alley, bounded by East Biddle Street, Homewood Avenue, East Chase Street, and Greenmount Avenue, as shown on Plat 284-A-14 in the Office of the Department of Transportation; and providing for a special effective date.3rd Reader, for final passage  Action details Not available
17-0137 0 City Streets - Closing - Proctor Street, a Portion of Proctor Alley, and a 10-Foot Alley Lying Between East Biddle Street, Homewood Avenue, East Chase Street, and Greenmount AvenueOrdinanceCity Streets - Closing - Proctor Street, a Portion of Proctor Alley, and a 10-Foot Alley Lying Between East Biddle Street, Homewood Avenue, East Chase Street, and Greenmount Avenue For the purpose of condemning and closing Proctor Street, a portion of Proctor Alley, and a 10-foot alley lying between East Biddle Street, Homewood Avenue, East Chase Street, and Greenmount Avenue, as shown on Plat 284-A-14A in the Office of the Department of Transportation; and providing for a special effective date.3rd Reader, for final passage  Action details Not available
18-0219 0 City Property - Naming the Fire Station, Located at 5714 Eastern Avenue, to be the Konstantine Prevas Fire StationOrdinanceCity Property - Naming the Fire Station, Located at 5714 Eastern Avenue, to be the Konstantine Prevas Fire Station For the purpose of naming the fire station, located at 5714 Eastern Avenue, to be the Konstantine Prevas Fire Station.3rd Reader, for final passage  Action details Not available
18-0253 0 City Property - Naming the Footbridge Over Stoney Run to be the Amy Mickel FootbridgeOrdinanceCity Property - Naming the Footbridge Over Stoney Run to be the Amy Mickel Footbridge For the purpose of naming the footbridge, located approximately 100 feet north of University Parkway over Stoney Run, to be to be the Amy Mickel Footbridge.3rd Reader, for final passage  Action details Not available
18-0259 0 Fire Code - Repealing Appendix DOrdinanceFire Code - Repealing Appendix D For the purpose of amending the City Fire Code to repeal Appendix D {“Fire Apparatus Access Roads”}; and providing for a special effective date.3rd Reader, for final passage  Action details Not available
18-0267 0 City Property - Renaming Lyndhurst Elementary/Middle School Building to Wildwood Elementary/Middle School BuildingOrdinanceCity Property - Renaming Lyndhurst Elementary/Middle School Building to Wildwood Elementary/Middle School Building For the purpose of changing the name of Lyndhurst Elementary/Middle School Building, located at 621 Wildwood Parkway, to Wildwood Elementary/Middle School Building.3rd Reader, for final passage  Action details Not available
17-0164 0 Zoning - Conditional Use Conversion of a Single-Family Dwelling Unit to 2 Dwelling Units in the R-8 Zoning District - Variances - 2240 East Baltimore StreetOrdinanceZoning - Conditional Use Conversion of a Single-Family Dwelling Unit to 2 Dwelling Units in the R-8 Zoning District - Variances - 2240 East Baltimore Street For the purpose of permitting, subject to certain conditions, the conversion of a single-family dwelling unit to 2 dwelling units in the R-8 Zoning District on the property known as 2240 East Baltimore Street (Block 1723, Lot 039), as outlined in red on the accompanying plat; and granting variances from certain bulk regulations (lot area) and certain off-street parking regulations.3rd Reader, for final passage  Action details Not available
18-0218 0 Zoning - Conditional Use Conversion of a Single Family Dwelling Unit to 2 Dwelling Units in the R-8 Zoning District - Variances - 807 North Monroe StreetOrdinanceZoning - Conditional Use Conversion of a Single Family Dwelling Unit to 2 Dwelling Units in the R-8 Zoning District - Variances - 807 North Monroe Street For the purpose of permitting, subject to certain conditions, the conversion of a single-family dwelling unit to 2 dwelling units in the R-8 Zoning District on the property known as 807 North Monroe Street (Block 0084, Lot 046), as outlined in red on the accompanying plat; and granting variances from certain bulk, gross floor area, gross floor area per unit type, and off-street parking regulations.3rd Reader, for final passage  Action details Not available
18-0239 0 Zoning - Conditional Use Conversion of a Single Family Dwelling Unit to 2 Dwelling Units in the R-8 Zoning District - Variances - 1613 West Pratt StreetOrdinanceZoning - Conditional Use Conversion of a Single Family Dwelling Unit to 2 Dwelling Units in the R-8 Zoning District - Variances - 1613 West Pratt Street For the purpose of permitting, subject to certain conditions, the conversion of a single-family dwelling unit to 2 dwelling units in the R-8 Zoning District on the property known as 1613 West Pratt Street (Block 0262, Lot 007), as outlined in red on the accompanying plat; and granting variances from certain bulk (lot area size) and off-street parking requirements.3rd Reader, for final passage  Action details Not available
18-0269 0 Rezoning - 5601 Eastern AvenueOrdinanceRezoning - 5601 Eastern Avenue For the purpose of changing the zoning for the property known as 5601 Eastern Avenue (Block 6694, Lot 028), as outlined in red on the accompanying plat, from the I-2 Zoning District to the C-3 Zoning District.3rd Reader, for final passage  Action details Not available
18-0187 0 Zoning - Use Regulation - Live EntertainmentOrdinanceZoning - Use Regulation - Live Entertainment For the purpose of clarifying that, in a certain circumstance, the Mayor and City Council may approve a conditional use for live entertainment; and providing that live entertainment in the C-4 Zoning District requires conditional use approval by Ordinance of the Mayor and City Council.Approved and Sent to the Mayor  Action details Not available
18-0209 0 Zoning Code - ModificationsOrdinanceZoning Code - Modifications For the purpose of making needed improvements to certain provisions that, during the course of actively implementing the new Zoning Code, were discovered to be functionally impractical or otherwise in need of modification to abate previously unanticipated consequences; correcting various errors, omissions, and inconsistencies; correcting, clarifying, and conforming various references and terminology; and generally relating to the zoning and development laws of the City of Baltimore.Approved and Sent to the Mayor  Action details Not available
18-0210 0 Zoning - Conditional Use - Amending Ordinance 16-469OrdinanceZoning - Conditional Use - Amending Ordinance 16-469 For the purpose of amending Ordinance 16-469 to reauthorize and continue the permission for the establishment, maintenance, and operation of a parking lot for the parking of 4 or more automobiles on the property known as 4001 Roland Avenue; providing for the automatic termination of this Ordinance; and providing for a special effective date.Approved and Sent to the Mayor  Action details Not available