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Agenda: City Council Mtg for web
Date 2/1/2005
   
Item: 20.  INTRODUCTION OF ORDINANCES PURSUANT TO SECTION 3.9 OF THE EL PASO CITY CHARTER:  (Regular City Council Agenda)
   
 

ACTION TAKEN: APPROVED

20A. AN ORDINANCE AMENDING TITLE 2 OF THE MUNICIPAL CODE OF THE CITY OF EL PASO (ADMINISTRATION AND PERSONNEL), BY ADDING A NEW CHAPTER 2.38 (BUILDING AND STANDARDS COMMISSION), AUTHORIZED BY TEXAS LOCAL GOVERNMENT CODE §54.043, TO HEAR AND DETERMINE CASES CONCERNING VIOLATIONS OF CHAPTER 18.50 OF THE MUNICIPAL CODE WITHOUT FURTHER APPEAL TO CITY COUNCIL; THE CIVIL PENALTY FOR VIOLATION OF A COMMISSION ORDER NOT TO EXCEED ONE-THOUSAND DOLLARS ($1,000.00) PER DAY PER VIOLATION FOR NON-HOMESTEAD PROPERTY AND ($10.00) PER DAY PER VIOLATION FOR HOMESTEAD PROPERTY AS PROVIDED IN SECTION 2.38.110 OF THE MUNICIPAL CODE.

[BUILDING PERMITS AND INSPECTIONS, R. ALAN SHUBERT, (915) 541-4557]

20B. AN ORDINANCE AMENDING TITLE 18 (BUILDING AND CONSTRUCTION) OF THE EL PASO MUNICIPAL CODE, BY DELETING CHAPTER 18.52 (UNSAFE STRUCTURES AND CONDITIONS) AND CREATING CHAPTER 18.50 (PROPERTY MAINTENANCE CODE), AND ADOPTING THE 2003 EDITION OF THE INTERNATIONAL PROPERTY MAINTENANCE CODE TO PROVIDE MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS AND STANDARDS FOR THE USE, OCCUPANCY AND MAINTENANCE OF EXISTING STRUCTURES AND PREMISES. THE PENALTY BEING AS PROVIDED IN SECTION 18.02.107 OF NO MORE THAN TWO-THOUSAND DOLLARS ($2,000.00) PER DAY PER VIOLATION.

[BUILDING PERMITS AND INSPECTIONS, R. ALAN SHUBERT, (915) 541-4557]

PUBLIC HEARING WILL BE HELD ON FEBRUARY 15, 2005 FOR ITEMS 20A - 20B

20C. AN ORDINANCE CHANGING THE ZONING OF A PORTION OF WFF INDUSTRIES PARK UNIT ONE, REPLATS A&B AND A PORTION OF WFF INDUSTRIES PARK UNIT TWO, EL PASO, EL PASO COUNTY, TEXAS, FROM M-1 (LIGHT MANUFACTURING) TO R-5 (RESIDENTIAL). THE PENALTY BEING AS PROVIDED IN CHAPTER 20.68 OF THE EL PASO MUNICIPAL CODE. APPLICANT: GEODE LIMITED PARTNERSHIP. ZON04-00133. (DISTRICT 4)

[PLANNING, RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT, JORGE ROUSSELIN, (915) 541-4723]

PUBLIC HEARING WILL BE HELD ON FEBRUARY 22, 2005 FOR ITEM 20C

PUBLIC HEARINGS WILL BE HELD AS PART OF THE REGULAR CITY COUNCIL MEETING WHICH BEGINS AT APPROXIMATELY 9AM. ALL INTERESTED PERSONS PRESENT SHALL HAVE AN OPPORTUNITY TO BE HEARD AT THAT TIME. AFTER THE PUBLIC HEARINGS, COUNCIL MAY ALSO DELAY TAKING ACTION ON ORDINANCES, NO REQUIREMENT IS MADE BY SECTION 3.9B OF THE EL PASO CITY CHARTER TO PUBLISH ANY FURTHER NOTICE. COPIES OF ALL ORDINANCES ARE AVAILABLE FOR REVIEW IN THE CITY CLERK'S OFFICE, 2 CIVIC CENTER PLAZA, MONDAY THROUGH FRIDAY, 8AM TO 5PM.

   
Votes:
DISTRICT OFFICIAL VOTE
1 Rep. Austin YES
2 Rep. Cushing YES
3 Rep. Lozano YES
4 Rep. Cook YES
5 Rep. Ortega YES
6 Rep. Escobar YES
7 Rep. Rojas DID NOT VOTE
8 Rep. Cobos YES
- Mayor Wardy DID NOT VOTE
 

 
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