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by Shannon Halley
Thu Oct 01, 2020 2:54 pm
Forum: City of Austin Council Message Board
Topic: Tovo Item 40
Replies: 0
Views: 283

Tovo Item 40

Please find below a link to CM Tovo's amendment to Item 40:

http://assets.austintexas.gov/austincou ... 45230.docx
by Shannon Halley
Thu Oct 01, 2020 2:48 pm
Forum: City of Austin Council Message Board
Topic: SAVES Funding Resolution
Replies: 5
Views: 1121

Re: SAVES Funding Resolution

Council Member Kathie Tovo October 1, 2020 Proposed Amendment Item 52 • By 10/8/20, the City Manager shall provide information about the impact on Chapter 380 businesses if economic incentives payments for performance in Fiscal Year 2021 were decreased by 75% or 50%.   • By 10/8/20, the City Manager...
by Shannon Halley
Thu Oct 01, 2020 2:29 pm
Forum: City of Austin Council Message Board
Topic: Item 55 - Economic Development Corporation
Replies: 0
Views: 243

Item 55 - Economic Development Corporation

Please find below amendments to Item 55 offered CM Tovo. Additions are marked by asterisks in Appendix B on p. 2: Council Member Kathie Tovo October 1, 2020 Amendments to Item #55 The composition of the Board shall consist of the President and representatives that hold a strong background, understan...
by Shannon Halley
Thu Sep 17, 2020 8:37 pm
Forum: City of Austin Council Message Board
Topic: Save Austin's Vital Economic Sectors (“SAVES”)
Replies: 17
Views: 3684

Save Austin's Vital Economic Sectors (“SAVES”)

Revised amendment for item 62: Insert the following BE IT FURTHER RESOLVED after line 172: In particular, the City Manager shall bring forward an ordinance or ordinances on October 1, 2020, to place into a designated business preservation fund the following payments: temporary use of right-of-way fe...
by Shannon Halley
Thu Sep 17, 2020 8:10 pm
Forum: City of Austin Council Message Board
Topic: Tovo direction for Convention Center items 18, 48, and 95
Replies: 0
Views: 303

Tovo direction for Convention Center items 18, 48, and 95

The City Council directs the City Manager as follows: 1) The Convention Center expansion – and all actions to advance that project – should substantially align with the placemaking imperatives of the Palm District Planning Initiative (formerly referred to as “Palm District Master Plan”) as expressed...
by Shannon Halley
Thu Sep 17, 2020 9:50 am
Forum: City of Austin Council Message Board
Topic: Save Austin's Vital Economic Sectors (“SAVES”)
Replies: 17
Views: 3684

Re: Save Austin's Vital Economic Sectors (“SAVES”)

Below please find a revised motion from CM Tovo: Revised Motion (9.17.20) Item 62 (SAVES) Insert the following Whereas: WHEREAS, City Council has passed several resolutions to provide relief to musicians and music venues, including Resolution No. 20200409-086, directing the City Manager to create th...
by Shannon Halley
Tue Sep 15, 2020 5:08 pm
Forum: City of Austin Council Message Board
Topic: Save Austin's Vital Economic Sectors (“SAVES”)
Replies: 17
Views: 3684

Re: Save Austin's Vital Economic Sectors (“SAVES”)

Please find below a revised motion for item 62: Insert the following BE IT FURTHER RESOLVED: The Council directs the City Manager to return to Council by October 1, 2020, with an ordinance to place into a designated fund the following payments: temporary use of right-of-way fees, alley and street va...
by Shannon Halley
Tue Sep 15, 2020 2:05 pm
Forum: City of Austin Council Message Board
Topic: Save Austin's Vital Economic Sectors (“SAVES”)
Replies: 17
Views: 3684

Re: Save Austin's Vital Economic Sectors (“SAVES”)

Below please find two amendments CM Tovo plans to bring forward Thursday: Insert the following Whereas: WHEREAS, City Council has passed several resolutions to provide relief to musicians and music venues, including Resolution No. 20200409-086, directing the City Manager to create the Live Music Dis...
by Shannon Halley
Wed Dec 11, 2019 11:31 am
Forum: City of Austin Council Message Board
Topic: Tovo 12-11 Amendments
Replies: 0
Views: 2835

Tovo 12-11 Amendments

Please find a link below to the amendments CM Tovo's distributed today.


http://assets.austintexas.gov/austincou ... 12807.docx
by Shannon Halley
Thu May 02, 2019 2:23 pm
Forum: City of Austin Council Message Board
Topic: Amendments to the LDC Draft for our May 2 meeting
Replies: 9
Views: 7631

Re: Amendments to the LDC Draft for our May 2 meeting

Please find a link below to CM Tovo's amendments 6-12 (note: there is no Amendment 9):

http://assets.austintexas.gov/austincou ... 34426.docx
by Shannon Halley
Fri Sep 09, 2016 3:33 pm
Forum: City of Austin Council Message Board
Topic: park lighting proposal clarification
Replies: 1
Views: 4179

park lighting proposal clarification

As a follow up to the discussion of including lighting in parks under the Service Area Lighting component of the Community Benefit Charge. The information we received from PARD staff ( $1.9 million) was for the entire budget for electric service of all PARD facilities. The lighting costs of parks un...
by Shannon Halley
Wed Feb 10, 2016 3:52 pm
Forum: City of Austin Council Message Board
Topic: Pilot Knob PUD questions
Replies: 1
Views: 4137

Pilot Knob PUD questions

Below please find questions from MPT Tovo following up on the 2/9/16 work session and the information contained in the 2/8/16 memo. These have been submitted to the formal Q/A process as well: 1. Please describe the items that will be contained within the Development Agreement and the estimated time...
by Shannon Halley
Wed Feb 03, 2016 2:13 pm
Forum: City of Austin Council Message Board
Topic: artspace
Replies: 1
Views: 4218

artspace

Below please find some info on artspace an amendment language the MPT Tovo plans to propose tomorrow How does Artspace determine who is an artist? (This and further information about artspace can be found at this link: http://www.artspace.org/): "We define the term “artist” broadly to comprise a wid...
by Shannon Halley
Wed Dec 16, 2015 4:04 pm
Forum: City of Austin Council Message Board
Topic: Item 57 - Amendments to Waterfront Overlay IFC
Replies: 1
Views: 4951

Item 57 - Amendments to Waterfront Overlay IFC

Mayor Pro Tem Tovo will be proposing the following amendment to item 57, which initates code amendments to the Festival Beach Subdistrict of the Waterfront Overlay: BE IT FURTHER RESOLVED That prior to presenting this ordinance to the City Council for consideration, the City Manager is directed to e...
by Shannon Halley
Wed Oct 21, 2015 11:21 am
Forum: City of Austin Council Message Board
Topic: DRAFT: Resolution on water usage over-billing
Replies: 5
Views: 12207

Re: DRAFT: Resolution on water usage over-billing

Mayor Pro Tem Tovo may not be able to make it to today's Public Utilities Committee. She woudl appreciate it if one of the committee members could inquire whether collections are being suspended for customers who are requesting that their account be investigated.

Thank you,
Shannon
by Shannon Halley
Mon Aug 17, 2015 11:32 am
Forum: City of Austin Council Message Board
Topic: Draft density bonus resolution re: affordable housing
Replies: 0
Views: 3489

Draft density bonus resolution re: affordable housing

Hello all, Mayor Pro Tem Kathie Tovo will be presenting the following resolution at this afternoon's Planning and Neighborhoods Committee: http://assets.austintexas.gov/austincouncilforum/5C-20150817111639.pdf. Here is a summary of the resolution for your convenience: http://assets.austintexas.gov/a...
by Shannon Halley
Tue Aug 11, 2015 12:37 pm
Forum: City of Austin Council Message Board
Topic: Hotel Occupancy Tax and historic preservation
Replies: 0
Views: 3564

Hotel Occupancy Tax and historic preservation

Please find below a link to a previous budget question that the Mayor Pro Tem mentioned in today's worksession regarding the use of HOT for historic preservation:

http://www.austintexas.gov/budget/cbq/i ... D=2651CEDB
by Shannon Halley
Thu Jun 25, 2015 10:16 am
Forum: City of Austin Council Message Board
Topic: Joint Financial Budget and Bonds Update - Friday
Replies: 0
Views: 3984

Joint Financial Budget and Bonds Update - Friday

Please note Agenda Item 2: Joint Financial Budget and Bonds Update (Discussion)
on the agenda of the Austin City Council/AISD/Travis County Commissioner's Court joint Subcommittees Meeting scheduled for Friday June 26th at 11:30 pm at the Travis County Commissioners Court.
by Shannon Halley
Thu May 07, 2015 2:05 pm
Forum: City of Austin Council Message Board
Topic: Item 26 Revised language
Replies: 4
Views: 9572

Re: Item 26 Revised Back-up

RESOLUTION NO. WHEREAS, the proposed Capital Area Metropolitan Planning Organization (CAMPO) 2040 Regional Transportation Plan includes a series of expansions and improvements to MoPac Expressway (MoPac) and State Highway 45 SW (SH 45 SW) that taken together, constitute a single project effectively ...
by Shannon Halley
Mon Apr 06, 2015 2:23 pm
Forum: City of Austin Council Message Board
Topic: Integrated Water Resource Planning Task Force (IWRPTF)
Replies: 0
Views: 4393

Integrated Water Resource Planning Task Force (IWRPTF)

The April 7th meeting of the Integrated Water Resource Planning Task Force (IWRPTF) has been rescheduled due to lack of a quorum. The meeting has been rescheduled for April 21st. I understand that there will be an opportunity to appoint board and commission members at the April 16 council meeting pr...
by Shannon Halley
Mon Mar 09, 2015 11:41 am
Forum: City of Austin Council Message Board
Topic: Parkland Events Task Force
Replies: 0
Views: 6983

Parkland Events Task Force

Deena Estrada in hte City Clerk's Office has shared the following information with us: - A webpage has been created and listed in the pick list on the Boards & Commissions Information Center homepage. Please see the direct link to this page: http://austintexas.gov/petf - Interested applicants are en...
by Shannon Halley
Fri Feb 13, 2015 1:49 pm
Forum: City of Austin Council Message Board
Topic: Revised Schedule for Policy Workshops
Replies: 13
Views: 26795

Re: Parks and Open Space Forum

Regarding the Parks and Open Space policy forum, we have worked closely with Mike Personett and Matt Hollon at WPD, and Willie Conrad from AWU BCCP, who are amazing resources on the topic of open space and green infrastructure. Matt has recently launched Phase 2 of the Watershed Protection Ordinance...
by Shannon Halley
Tue Feb 10, 2015 1:45 pm
Forum: City of Austin Council Message Board
Topic: IWRP Task Force recs with bios LINK
Replies: 1
Views: 4813

IWRP Task Force recs with bios LINK

Please find below a link to the spreadsheed of recommendations with brief bios for the Task Force:

http://assets.austintexas.gov/austincou ... 133941.xls

Also, the correct link for the board web site is:

http://austintexas.gov/aiwrpctf

Best,
Shannon
by Shannon Halley
Tue Feb 10, 2015 10:26 am
Forum: City of Austin Council Message Board
Topic: Integrated Water Planning Task Force recs
Replies: 4
Views: 9358

Re: Integrated Water Planning Task Force recs

In response to CM Pool’s post requesting more info about appointment process: The link to the web site set up for the IWRP Task Force can be found here: http://www.ci.austin.tx.us/boards/results.cfm?bid=100176 In the past, interested applicant have filled out applications on the board and commission...