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Chapel Hill Town Council Agenda

Monday, March 5, 2007

*REVISED March 2, 2007

Town Council Regular Business Meeting

Agenda Item

  1. Ceremonies: None.
  2. Public Forums and Hearings: None
  3. Petitions by citizens and announcements by Council members.
    1. Petitions by citizens on items not on the agenda.
    2. Petitions by citizens on items on the agenda.
    3. Announcements by Council members.
  4. Consent agenda: action items (R-1). (Any item may be removed for separate discussion at the next regular business meeting.) [Estimated Time: 10 minutes]
    1. Minutes for November 20 and December 4, 2006.
    2. Nominations to various Boards and Committees (R-2).
    3. Resolution Authorizing Disposition of a Town Surplus Refuse Truck (R-3).
    4. Coker Hills Neighborhood Conservation District Continuation of Public Hearing (R-4).
    5. Revision of Comprehensive Design Guidelines regarding Duplexes (R-5).
    6. Preservation Agreement for the Old Library/Chapel Hill Museum Building (R-6).
  5. Information items: None
Main Discussion
  1. Request for Expedited Processing of a Special Use Permit Application for the Purefoy Road Subdivision (Staff Presenter: JB Culpepper, Planning Director) [Estimated Time: 30 minutes] (R-7).

*6.1 Stormwater Report (Presenter: Alan Rimer, Chairman Stormwater Management Utility Advisory Board) [Estimated time: 15 minutes] (no attachment).

  1. Draft Durham-Chapel Hill-Carrboro Metropolitan Planning Organization 2035 Long Range Transportation Socio-Economic Plan (Staff Presenter: David Bonk, Long Range and Transportation Coordinator) [Estimated Time: 30 minutes] (R-8)
  2. Petitions:
    1. By the Mayor and Council Members.
    2. By the Manager and Attorney.
  3. Reserved for discussion of consent agenda items if necessary.
  4. Request for closed session to discuss property acquisition, personnel, and litigation matters.