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4962 2022-06-20 Zoning Zoning Application No. Z0322-0238, amending Ordinance No. 4753 and the official zoning map by revising the concept plan and development standards and adding two parcels to the approved planned development to allow an industrial business park, thereby approving a change of zoning from R-3 and R-1, Single Family Residential, to Planned Development – Industrial on property located at 380 State Highway 352 and 180 Long Creek Road, respectively; repealing all ordinances in conflict with the provisions of this ordinance; providing a severability clause; providing a penalty not to exceed $2,000.00; providing for publication; and providing an effective date.

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4961 2022-06-20 Penal - Traffic Amending the Mesquite City Code by making certain additions and deletions under Chapter 9 “Motor Vehicles and Traffic,” Article II, Division 1, Section 9-38 (Designated Enforcement Agents and Duties) thereby adding additional authorized city enforcement agents related to parking violations; and revising section 9-41 (presumptions) to make general updates and revisions to the existing presumption, and add a new rebuttable presumption whereby unattended vehicles are presumed left by owner of said vehicle; providing a conflicts resolution clause; providing a severability clause; providing a penalty in accordance with Mesquite City Code, Chapter 1, Section 1-6 (General Penalties); providing for publication; and declaring an effective date.

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4960 2022-06-06 Issuance of Bonds Authorize the issuance and sale of City of Mesquite, Texas Combination Tax and Limited Surplus Revenue Certificates of Obligation, in one or more series in the aggregate principal amount of not to exceed $32,000,000; levying a tax in payment thereof; awarding the sale thereof; prescribing the form of said certificates; approving execution and delivery of a paying agent agreement; approving the official statement; approving and enacting other provisions relating thereto.

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4959 2022-05-16 Zoning Zoning Application No. 0322-0237, submitted by Kyle Coker of LGE Texas, LLC, for a change of zoning from Commercial to Planned Development – Commercial to allow an industrial business park at 19400 IH-635, the 2100 through 2300 blocks of Orlando Avenue, and 2403 and 2501 Westwood Ave.

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4958 2022-05-16 Approp - Budget Amending the budget for the fiscal year 2021-22 as heretofore approved by Ordinance No. 4886 of the City of Mesquite, Texas, adopted on August 16, 2021, appropriating and setting aside the necessary funds out of the general and other revenues of the City of Mesquite for fiscal year 2021-22 for the maintenance and operation of various departments and activities of the City, for capital and other improvements of the City and for all other expenditures included in said amended budget; and providing a severability clause.

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4957 2022-05-02 City Council Districts Approving the redistricting of the City’s single member council districts and establishing new district boundary lines for Mesquite City Councilmember elections based on 2020 census data; and providing for an effective date.

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4956 2022-05-02 Zoning Zoning Application No. Z0122-0223, submitted by Natasha Williams, for a change of zoning from General Retail to General Retail with a Conditional Use Permit (CUP) to allow child daycare services with modifications to the Special Conditions for loading/unloading at 1935 Faithon P. Lucas, Sr., Boulevard.

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4955 2022-05-02 Tax Amending the Mesquite City Code by revising Chapter 2, Article III, Division 2 – Hotel Occupancy Tax, Sec. 2-76 – Definitions, regarding repealing and replacing the definition for “Hotel” to align with State Law; providing for a repealer clause; providing for a severability clause; and providing for an effective date thereof

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4954 2022-05-02 Code - Residential Amending the Mesquite City Code by repealing Chapter 7 titled “Housing” and replacing with new Chapter 7 titled “Housing and Minimum Property Standards;” included in the new chapter will be new Article I titled “In General;” and new Article II titled “Fair Housing” and said article will retain the existing text and provisions for fair housing; and new Article III titled “Property Maintenance Code” adopts the 2018 International Property Maintenance Code (I.P.M.C.), and making certain additions and deletions referred to as “Local Amendments” to the 2018 Edition of the International Code published by the International Code Council (I.C.C.); and new Article IV retains existing provisions in Chapter 5 for “Substandard, Dilapidated, and Dangerous Buildings & Other Structures” but those provisions will be moved from Chapter 5 and placed here instead in Chapter 7; and new Article V titled “Residential Rental Property – Landlord and Tenant Regulations” will revise the Residential Rental Property Landlord and Tenant Regulations and provide for general updates, and adding divisions for “multi-family rental units,” “single-family rental units – long-term rentals,” and “single-family rental units – short-term rentals;” and providing for reservations of other articles in Chapter 7 for future City initiatives and programs related to housing and minimum property standards; and revising Appendix D – Comprehensive Fee Schedule regarding fees for rental property licenses and related matters; and providing a conflicts resolution clause; providing a severability clause; providing a savings clause; providing a penalty clause with a fine not to exceed $2,000; providing for publication; and declaring an effective date.

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4953 2022-05-02 Code - Residential Amending Mesquite City Code, Chapter 5, Article XI, Division 2, Section 5-581, Local Amendments to the International Residential Code, 2018 Edition, to remove the rental regulations for revision and placement in Chapter 7; providing a conflicts resolution clause; providing a severability clause; providing a savings clause; providing a penalty clause with a fine not to exceed $2,000; providing for publication; and declaring an effective date.

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4952 2022-04-04 Zoning Zoning Application No. Z0222-0235 and Zoning Text Amendment No. 2022-01, submitted by the City of Mesquite as the applicant, for a change of zoning, making a map amendment to the Official Zoning Map of the City of Mesquite, by adding the designation “ML” for an individually designated local Mesquite Landmark, located at 701 East Kearney Street, the Lawrence Farmstead (Opal Lawrence Historical Park); and making a Zoning Text Amendment No. 2022-01 to the Mesquite Zoning Ordinance, amending Part 8, Section 8-200 “Mesquite Landmarks” by adding the above named property as a designated local Mesquite Landmark (“ML”), to the City of Mesquite, Texas Landmark Register of Historic Places.

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4951 2022-04-04 Creation of Boards Amending the Mesquite City Code, Chapter 20 “Boards, Commissions, and Committees” adding new Division 4 “Economic Development Advisory Board” to Article V, thereby creating the Mesquite Economic Development Advisory Board (“MEDA Board”); and making certain other related additions or deletions; providing a severability clause; and declaring an effective date.

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4950 2022-04-04 Code - Building Amending Chapter 5 of the Mesquite City Code by revising Article I, Division 1, making certain additions and deletions to Sec. 5-4 “Certain Regulations Regarding Building Products, Materials, or Aesthetic Methods Prohibited” to align with changes in state law; and amending Division 2, by making certain additions and deletions to Sec. 5-6 revising the title to “National Model Codes – Board and City Council Review and Adoption” and to clarify the process and procedures for adoption of International Model Codes, and any local amendments thereto, thereby aligning with changes made in state law.

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4949 2022-04-04 Emergency Operation Plan An emergency measure ordinance of the City of Mesquite, Texas, authorized pursuant to Mesquite City Charter, Article IV, Section 18 and Section 19; continuing the Mayor’s Declaration of Local State of Disaster for Public Health Emergency related to Covid-19 issued on March 23, 2020, and as previously continued and authorized by the following 2020 ordinances, Ordinance No. 4773, No. 4781, No. 4784, No. 4793, No. 4804, and No. 4822; and 2021 ordinances, Ordinance No. 4836, No. 4844, No. 4858, No. 4879, No. 4902; and 2022 ordinances, Ordinance No. 4933; confirming the continued activation of the City’s Emergency Management Plans; adopting and approving certain rules and orders to protect the health and safety of persons in the City and to help abate the public health emergency; authorizing the City Manager or his designee to make certain decisions and to take necessary actions to meet City objectives to have city government remain functional while providing essential governmental services during this rapidly changing environment created by the public health emergency; making various findings and provisions related to the subject; making it an offense to fail to comply with a state, local, or interjurisdictional emergency management plan or any rule, order, or ordinance adopted under the plan.

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4948 2022-04-04 Issuance of Bonds Authorizing the issuance of City of Mesquite, Texas Municipal Drainage Utility System Revenue Bonds, Series 2022 in the not to exceed aggregate principal amount of $4,250,000, approving an Official Statement, approving the execution and delivery of a Purchase Agreement, making provisions for the security thereof; approving and enacting other provisions relating thereto.

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4947 2022-04-04 Issuance of Bonds Authorizing the issuance and sale of City of Mesquite, Texas, General Obligation Refunding and Improvement Bonds, Series 2022 in the aggregate principal amount not to exceed $21,500,000; levying a tax in payment thereof; prescribing the form of said bonds; approving execution and delivery of a Bond Purchase Agreement, a Deposit Agreement and an Escrow Agreement; approving the Official Statement; and enacting other provisions relating thereto.

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4946 2022-04-04 Issuance of Bonds Authorizing the issuance of City of Mesquite, Texas, Waterworks and Sewer System Revenue Refunding and Improvement Bonds, Series 2022 in the aggregate principal amount of not to exceed $39,500,000 approving an official statement; making provisions for the security thereof; authorizing the execution and delivery of a purchase agreement, a deposit agreement and an escrow agreement; providing an effective date; approving and enacting other provisions relating thereto.

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4945 2022-03-21 Code - Energy Conservation Amend Chapter 5 of the Mesquite City Code by revising Article XII – Energy Conservation Code (I.E.C.C.) by making certain additions and deletions to the local amendments of the 2018 Edition of the International Code published by the International Code Council (I.C.C.) regarding appeals of administrative decisions and an exception to the standards for how a person may insulate certain buildings over 100,000 square feet.

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4944 2022-03-21 Tax Approving an amended Project Plan and Reinvestment Zone Financing Plan for Reinvestment Zone Number Twelve, City of Mesquite, Texas (IH-20 Business Park) (the “Zone”); increasing the total estimated project costs for the Zone; making a finding regarding feasibility; providing repealer and severability clauses; and providing an effective date thereof.

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4943 2022-03-21 Parks Adopting standards of care associated with the City’s Recreation Programs titled “2022 Youth Programs Standards of Care”; repealing Ordinance No. 4847; providing a general repealing clause; providing a conflicts resolution clause; providing a severability clause; and declaring an effective date.
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