8/29/17 City Council Meeting Action Agenda

CITY OF PINE LAKE

CITY COUNCIL ACTION AGENDA

AUGUST 29, 2017

7:00 PM

Call to order Mayor Melanie Hammet at 7:00 pm. – Council members Megan Pulsts, Jean Bordeaux, Augusta Woods, Brandy Hall and Tonja Holder. Also present was City Attorney Laurel Henderson and Chief of Police Sarai Y’Hudah-Green.  City Administrator Valerie Caldwell was not present.

 Pledge of Allegiance was led by Hammet.

Announcements/Communication

Adoption of Agenda – The amendments are as following: Hammet request to remove the Executive Session Minutes of 6/27 & 8/14/17 from the Consent Agenda and Review of Fee Schedule from New Business; Woods request to remove Report on DeKalb Workforce from New Business; Hall request to add the Stand-4-Forest Resolution to New Business; Pulsts request to add the Parking Assessment Report from Green under Old Business.  Pulsts motioned to adopt the amended agenda; 2nd by Holder. 5-0

Public Comments

CONSENT AGENDA

Minutes of meeting held:

  • Minutes of 08/14/17 meeting
  • Executive Session Minutes of 06/27/17 and 08/14/17 – Removed from consent agenda.

Bordeaux motioned to approve the minutes of 8/14/17; 2nd by Holder. 5-0

OLD BUSINESS

SPLOST Resolution – Project List– Pulsts motioned to approve; 2nd by Bordeaux. There was a brief discussion and placed on the 9/11 agenda to determine Town Hall Meeting on this.  5-0

Parking Assessment Report-Chief Green – There was discussion with no action taken on this item and will be placed on a future agenda.

Resolution for Annexation Map-Pulsts motioned to approve; 2nd by Holder. 5-0

 

Report on Makers Market – Council member Woods– There was report with no action taken on this item.

Report on DeKalb Workforce – Council member Woods – This item was removed from the agenda.

Review of Fee Schedule– This item was removed from the agenda.

Public Comments

Mayor’s Comments

Council Comment

Executive Session to discuss potential Real Estate transaction-8:23 p.m. Holder motioned to enter executive session; 2nd by Hall. 5-0. There was no action taken on this item. Pulsts motioned to adjourn and enter back into the regular meeting; 2nd by Bordeaux at 8:40 pm. 5-0

Adjournment– Holder motioned to adjourn; 2nd by Woods at 8:40 p.m. 5-0.

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Labor Day: Offices Closed 9/4/17

City Offices

will be closed

Monday, September 4, 2017

in observance of

” Labor Day “

Have a Safe Holiday!

Mayor Melanie Hammet

&

City Council

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8/14/17 ACTION AGENDA

CITY OF PINE LAKE

CITY COUNCIL ACTION AGENDA

AUGUST 14, 2017

7:00 PM

Call to order by Mayor Melanie Hammet at 7:00 pm. – Council members Megan Pulsts, Jean Bordeaux, Augusta Woods, Brandy Hall and Tonja Holder. Also present was City Administrator Valerie Caldwell, City Attorney Laurel Henderson and Chief of Police Sarai Y’Hudah-Green. 

Pledge of Allegiance was led by Hammet.

Announcements/Communication

Adoption of Agenda Pulsts amended the agenda by moving the Annexation Map Review to the top of Old Business and the first Public Comment afterwards, seconded by Holder. 5-0.

Public Comments

Recognition of Marcus Grant Pulsts presented a Commendation Letter to Mr. Grant for the rescue of a drowning individual at the beach on August 2, 2017.

CONSENT AGENDA

Minutes of meeting held:

  • Revised Minutes of 07/10/17 meeting
  • Minutes of July 25, 2017 meeting

Bordeaux requested removal from the consent agenda of the minutes of 07/25 for clarification of the revised Facilities Rental Agreement.  Item addressed under old business. Holder motioned to approve the consent agenda consisting of revised minutes of  07/10/17 only, seconded by Bordeaux. 5-0.

OLD BUSINESS

Bordeaux asked for clarification of the revised Facilities Rental Agreement as it related to the resident and non-resident. There was discussion and Holder provided clarification. Motion to approve 07/25/17 minutes was made by Bordeaux, seconded by Holder and approved 5-0.

NEW BUSINESS

Annexation Map Review There was discussion and public comments on this item.  Action on the map will be scheduled for a future meeting.

Public Comment

Budget AmendmentPulsts motioned to approve the amendment; seconded by Holder. 5-0.

Special Purpose Option Sales Tax (SPLOST) Draft Project ListThere was a brief discussion on the project list with revisions. No action was taken on this item.

Public Comments

Mayor’s Comments

Council Comments

Executive Session to discuss potential Real Estate transactionHolder motioned to enter into executive session; seconded by Pulsts. 5-0. There was no action taken on this item. Pulsts motioned to enter back into the regular meeting; seconded by Holder at 9:21 pm. 5-0.

AdjournmentPulsts motioned to adjourn; seconded by Bordeaux at 9:22 pm. 5-0.

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8/14/2017 Council Meeting Agenda

CITY OF PINE LAKE

CITY COUNCIL AGENDA

AUGUST 14, 2017

7:00 PM

Call to order

Pledge of Allegiance

Announcements/Communication

Adoption of Agenda

Public Comments

 

Recognition of Marcus Grant

 

CONSENT AGENDA

 All matters listed under this item are routine or have been previously discussed by the City Council and will be enacted by one motion.  There will not be separate discussion of these items.  If discussion is desired, that item will be removed from the consent agenda and will be considered separately.

 Minutes of meeting held:

  • Revised Minutes of 07/17/17 meeting
  • Minutes of July 25, 2017 meeting

 NEW BUSINESS

Budget Amendment

Special Purpose Option Sales Tax (SPLOST) Draft Project List

Annexation Map Review

 

Public Comments

Mayor’s Comments

Council Comment

Executive Session to discuss potential Real Estate transaction

Adjournment

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7/17/17 Special Called Meeting

MEETING NOTICE

The Pine Lake City Council will hold a Special Called Meeting to on Monday July 17, 2017 in the Council Chambers, 459 Pine Drive, Pine Lake GA, beginning at 8:30 am.  The purpose of this meeting is to consider appointment of a consultant to provide professional services.

 

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City Hall Closed July 4th

NOTICE

City Offices

will be closed

July 4, 2017

in observance of

Independence Day

-end-

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6/27/2017 City Council Meeting Agenda

CITY OF PINE LAKE

CITY COUNCIL AGENDA

JUNE 27, 2017                                                                    

6:00 PM

Call to order

Pledge of Allegiance

Announcements/Communication

Adoption of Agenda

Public Comments

 

PUBLIC HEARING

Final Public Hearing for input into the setting of 2017 Millage Rate

Adoption of Resolution Establishing 2017 Millage Rate

 

CONSENT AGENDA

 All matters listed under this item are routine or have been previously discussed by the City Council and will be enacted by one motion.  There will not be separate discussion of these items.  If discussion is requested, that item will be removed from the consent agenda and will be considered separately.

Approval of Minutes of meetings held:

  • 05/30/17
  • 06/12/17

OLD BUSINESS

Update for Memorial Sound Sculpture Installation – Council member Holder

Facility Rental Use Policy Update – Council member Holder

 

NEW BUSINESS

Adoption Resolution for Budget Amendment

 

Public Comments

Mayor’s Comments

Council Comment

Executive Session – Personnel

Adjournment

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6/20/2017 Joint Annexation Meeting

MEETING NOTICE

The Annexation Committee will hold a joint meeting with members of Council on Tuesday, June 20, 2017 at the Clubhouse beginning at 6:30 pm.

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Notice of Property Tax Increase

NOTICE OF PROPERTY TAX INCREASE

The City of Pine Lake Mayor and City Council have tentatively adopted a millage rate which will require an increase in property taxes by 14.51 percent.  All concerned citizens are invited to the public hearing on this tax increase to be held at the Courthouse/Council Chambers, 459 Pine Drive, Pine Lake, GA on June 22, 2017 at 7:00 p.m.

Times and places of additional public hearings on this tax increase are at the same location on June 24, 2017 at 9:00 a.m. and June 27, 2017 at 6:00 p.m.

This tentative increase will result in a millage rate of 22.200 Mills, an increase of 2.813 mills. Without this tentative tax increase, the millage rate will be no more than 19.387 mills. 

The proposed tax increase for a home with a fair market value of

$125,000 is approximately $129.40 and the proposed tax increase for nonhomestead property with a fair market value of $200,000 is approximately $225.04.

 

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Notice: Public Hearing on June 22, 2017 Re: Setting the Millage Rate

NOTICE

Public Hearing for Millage Rate

The Mayor and City Council will hold a Public Hearing on Thursday, June 22, 2017 at the Courthouse/Council Chambers, 459 Pine Drive, Pine Lake, GA 30072 beginning at 7:00 PM.  The purpose of this meeting is to hold a public hearing to solicit input for the setting of the millage rate.  The millage rate will be adopted at the June 27th meeting.

The public is invited to attend and be heard.

 

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