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Public Notice: ASHLAND CITY COUNCIL

October 12, 2023

BUSINESS MEETING AGENDA
Tuesday, October 17, 2023
Council Chambers, 1175 E Main Street

View on Channel 9 or Channels 180 and 181 (Charter Communications)

or live stream via rvtv.sou.edu select RVTV Prime.

HELD HYBRID (In-Person or Zoom Meeting Access)

Public testimony will be accepted for both general public forum items and agenda items. Please complete the online Public Testimony Form, for WRITTEN and ELECTRONIC testimony only. Indicate on the Public Testimony Form if you wish to provide WRITTEN testimony, or if you wish to speak ELECTRONICALLY during the meeting.

Please submit your testimony no later than 10:00 a.m. on the day of the meeting.

4:00 PM Executive Session

The Ashland City Council will hold an Executive Session for the following:

  1. Selection of City Attorney Finalists, pursuant to ORS 192.660(2)(a)
  2. City Manager Review, pursuant to ORS 192.660(2)(i)

6 p.m. Regular Business Meeting*

  1. CALL TO ORDER
    1. Land Acknowledgement**
  1. PLEDGE OF ALLEGIANCE
  2. ROLL CALL
  3. MAYOR’S ANNOUNCEMENTS
  4. APPROVAL OF MINUTES ***
    • Minutes of the October 2, 2023 – Study Session
      • Minutes of the October 3, 2023 – Business Meeting
  5. SPECIAL PRESENTATIONS
    • CFEC Parking Code Amendments Presentation
  6. CITY MANAGER REPORT
    • GIS Award Recognition
  7. PUBLIC FORUM (15 minutes)
  8. CONSENT AGENDA
    • Transportation Advisory Committee Appointment
  9. PUBLIC HEARINGS
  10. UNFINISHED BUSINESS
  11. NEW BUSINESS
    • City Council Elections to Fill City Recorder Vacancy, pursuant to City Charter Article III – Elective Officers, Section 4
  12. ORDINANCES, RESOLUTIONS AND CONTRACTS
    • Contract with OHRA for State Emergency Order Homeless Shelter Operations
    • A Resolution for Transitional Housing Accommodations
  13. OTHER BUSINESS FROM COUNCIL MEMBERS/REPORTS FROM COUNCIL LIAISONS
  14. ADJOURNMENT OF BUSINESS MEETING

In compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act, if you need special assistance to participate in this meeting, please contact the City Manager’s office at 541.488.6002 (TTY phone number 1.800.735.2900).  Notification 72 hours prior to the meeting will enable the City to make reasonable arrangements to ensure accessibility to the meeting (28 CFR 35.102-35.104 ADA Title I).

*    Items on the Agenda not considered due to time constraints are automatically continued to the next regularly scheduled Council meeting [AMC 2.04.030.(D)(3)]

**  LAND ACKNOWLEDGEMENT

We acknowledge and honor the aboriginal people on whose ancestral homelands we work—the Ikirakutsum Band of the Shasta Nation, as well as the diverse and vibrant Native communities who make their home here today. We honor the first stewards in the Rogue Valley and the lands we love and depend on: Tribes with ancestral lands in and surrounding the geography of the Ashland Watershed include the original past, present and future indigenous inhabitants of the Shasta, Takelma, and Athabaskan people.  We also recognize and acknowledge the Shasta village of K’wakhakha – “Where the Crow Lights” – that is now the Ashland City Plaza.

***Agendas and minutes for City of Ashland Council, Commission and Committee meetings may be found at the City website, ashland.or.us/Agendas.asp

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