City Council to Consider Charter Amendments, Brumbelow Road Traffic Light, on Monday

Also on the City Council meeting agenda is a proposed resolution in the matter of Michael E. Bodker vs. City of Johns Creek.

The City Council will hold its first Work Session of the year at 5 p.m. on Monday, Jan 27, followed by a regularly scheduled City Council meeting at 7 p.m.

Following is a highlight of topics on the two agendas. The full agendas are available on the city's website

On the Work Session agenda:

  • Traffic signal at the Brumbelow and Nesbit Ferry road intersections. Council will review an Intergovernmental Agreement (IGA) with the City of Roswell to provide for the installation and ongoing maintenance of the traffic signal.
Highlights of other discussions:
  • Street Resurfacing: Council to discuss a proposed resolution of a Funding Pledge for Street Resurfacing.
  • Special Election: Council to discuss a Call for a Special Election to fill the Council Posts 4 and 6 on May 20.
  • Charter Changes: Council to discuss changes to the city charter for sections 3.23, 3.25, 3.26, 3.27, 4.12 and 6.24. Click here to access the city charter sections: 3.23, 3.25, 3.26 and 3.27 which involve the City Manager.  Click here to access the city charter section 4.12 which involves the City Attorney. Click here to access the city charter section 6.24 which involves the operating budget.
Click here for the Work Session agenda packet to see the proposed changes.

And below are highlights of the City Council meeting agenda. Click here to view a complete agenda and here for the agenda packet.

Highlights of Jan. 27 meeting:
  • Update on the RFQ for Public Meeting Broadcasting
  • Update on the Massage parlor Ordinance Amendments
  • State Legislative Updates

Wages Funeral Home: Rezoning to allow a driveway for the funeral home on the 10900 block of Bell Road. PUBLIC HEARING

Barnwell Road Pedestrian and Safety Improvements: Council to consider approving the GDOT agreement for the PFA project.

Zoning Map Amendment: Council to consider amending the zoning map to allow for two single family lots on the 9300 block of Brumbelow Road. PUBLIC HEARING

Zoning Map Amendment: Council to consider amending the zoning map to allow for the construction of a 49-lot townhouse development on the 10600 block of State Bridge Road and the 4800 block of Morton Road. PUBLIC HEARING

Set Special Election Date and qualifying fees to fill the vacant Post 4 and 6 city council seats.

Council to consider a proposed resolution in the matter of Michael E. Bodker vs. City of Johns Creek.

Visit the city's website to view the complete agenda and agenda packet for this meeting.

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Duke January 27, 2014 at 08:03 AM
I've clicked the links in this article but can find no reference to what the proposed changes are in the city charter. Judy or someone - wondering if we can get more information...
Mark E January 27, 2014 at 08:27 AM
Duke, you can find the proposed changes on the johns creek website. Go to the home page, click on the "About" tab, then click on "City Council", then click on the left hand side of the page "Agenda and minutes". A page will pop up with agenda and minutes from the current agenda to several months worth of agenda and minutes. Click on the work session "packet" for the meeting for Jan. 27th and you will find all the information regarding the proposed changes.


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