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by Steve Adler
Wed Apr 01, 2020 6:27 am
Forum: City of Austin Council Message Board
Topic: April 9 Council Meeting
Replies: 0
Views: 185

April 9 Council Meeting

Colleagues, As we continue our Council Meetings with remote options, here is how I propose that the April 9th meeting work: WORK SESSION • We plan to hold a Work Session for 4/7 • Like normal, this may include briefing(s), executive session, and pulled agenda items • Council Members are encouraged t...
by Steve Adler
Tue Mar 24, 2020 5:46 pm
Forum: City of Austin Council Message Board
Topic: Austin Energy Generation Plan
Replies: 2
Views: 558

Re: Austin Energy Generation Plan

CM Tovo, Thanks for your suggestion to move forward with approving Item 2 on Thursday. I agree with your suggestion that Council move to approve the plan this Thursday, along with the four recommendations that the RMC and EUC agreed on. My understanding is that those four recommendations will be add...
by Steve Adler
Thu Mar 19, 2020 12:43 pm
Forum: City of Austin Council Message Board
Topic: March Council Meetings
Replies: 6
Views: 918

Re: March Council Meetings

Colleagues, A few updates on details for the 3/26 Council Meeting. (new start time will be 2 pm). Consent Items • The Agenda Office will be sending out information on which items may be postponed or withdrawn. • Any council questions or concerns should be sent to the Agenda Office for responses and ...
by Steve Adler
Tue Mar 17, 2020 3:15 pm
Forum: City of Austin Council Message Board
Topic: March Council Meetings
Replies: 6
Views: 918

March Council Meetings

Colleagues, As we limit gatherings and practice social distancing to prevent the spread of COVID-19, I propose the following after talking with the City Manager and staff: REGULAR COUNCIL MEETINGS • Cancel the 3/24 Work Session • Hold a very limited, brief meeting on 3/26 only for items that can be ...
by Steve Adler
Thu Mar 12, 2020 5:11 pm
Forum: City of Austin Council Message Board
Topic: 3rd Reading of Land Development Code Revision
Replies: 0
Views: 982

3rd Reading of Land Development Code Revision

Colleagues, I look forward to finishing our important work together to adopt a new land development code. I believe Staff intends to publish the 3rd Reading code text and zoning map sometime around March 20th. The agenda office has worked to identify a schedule for 3rd Reading that works for all our...
by Steve Adler
Thu Feb 13, 2020 6:04 pm
Forum: City of Austin Council Message Board
Topic: LDC Amendments Traunch 2
Replies: 0
Views: 1407

LDC Amendments Traunch 2

Colleagues,

Here is Traunch 2 of LDC Amendments. Let us know if we need to correct anything. This includes Council Member Harper-Madison's original Traunch 2 amendments.

http://assets.austintexas.gov/austincou ... 180137.pdf
by Steve Adler
Thu Feb 13, 2020 2:26 pm
Forum: City of Austin Council Message Board
Topic: 02/13/2020 LDC Schedule
Replies: 1
Views: 667

Re: 02/13/2020 LDC Schedule

Colleagues,

I plan to head down to chambers to reconvene at 2:30 PM.
by Steve Adler
Thu Feb 13, 2020 12:32 pm
Forum: City of Austin Council Message Board
Topic: 02/13/2020 LDC Schedule
Replies: 1
Views: 667

02/13/2020 LDC Schedule

Colleagues,

We will reconvene this afternoon at 230 PM or earlier if the Mobility Committee ends earlier.
by Steve Adler
Wed Feb 12, 2020 7:30 pm
Forum: City of Austin Council Message Board
Topic: UPDATE: LDC Amendments
Replies: 7
Views: 1808

Re: UPDATE: LDC Amendments

Linked here is the updated version of ADLER RES1 which was earlier tabled. I will also distribute copies on the dais this evening.

http://assets.austintexas.gov/austincou ... 192402.pdf
by Steve Adler
Tue Feb 11, 2020 4:48 pm
Forum: City of Austin Council Message Board
Topic: UPDATE: LDC Amendments
Replies: 7
Views: 1808

Re: UPDATE: LDC Amendments

I intend to introduce this proposed amendment to Kitchen-1

http://assets.austintexas.gov/austincou ... 164500.pdf
by Steve Adler
Tue Feb 11, 2020 9:02 am
Forum: City of Austin Council Message Board
Topic: UPDATE: LDC Amendments
Replies: 7
Views: 1808

UPDATE: LDC Amendments

Colleagues, There were some amendment numbering and order changes posted last night. We are prepared to work off of the original document posted yesterday morning and yellow sheets with these changes. However, in case it is helpful, we are posting a revised list of amendments (V2) that captures the ...
by Steve Adler
Mon Feb 10, 2020 4:27 pm
Forum: City of Austin Council Message Board
Topic: LDC Special Called Meeting, Feb 11
Replies: 0
Views: 1275

LDC Special Called Meeting, Feb 11

Colleagues, I would like to lay out the process for the Special Called Meeting on the Land Development Code tomorrow, February 11 - We will start the meeting at 10:30 am - I will start by laying out the schedule for the day, we can talk at this point about an end time for the meeting. I recommend th...
by Steve Adler
Mon Feb 10, 2020 5:25 am
Forum: City of Austin Council Message Board
Topic: LDC 2nd Reading Amendments
Replies: 0
Views: 1358

LDC 2nd Reading Amendments

Colleagues, I look forward to our work on the new land development code this week. Similar to 1st reading, we have posted here a document to facilitate our discussion which includes all amendments posted by Council Members. We have sorted the proposed amendments by the topic areas we have been using...
by Steve Adler
Fri Feb 07, 2020 4:21 pm
Forum: City of Austin Council Message Board
Topic: LDC Amendments
Replies: 0
Views: 1276

LDC Amendments

Colleagues,

I plan to offer the following amendments for second reading: http://assets.austintexas.gov/austincou ... 61632.docx
by Steve Adler
Thu Jan 30, 2020 6:04 pm
Forum: City of Austin Council Message Board
Topic: 2nd Reading of Land Development Code Rewrite
Replies: 2
Views: 1637

2nd Reading of Land Development Code Rewrite

Colleagues, I look forward to continuing our important work together to adopt a new land development code. At this week’s Housing and Planning Committee, staff announced their intention to publish a revised code text and zoning map with changes reflecting the direction Council provided at 1st Readin...
by Steve Adler
Fri Jan 17, 2020 2:55 pm
Forum: City of Austin Council Message Board
Topic: Council Committees 2020
Replies: 2
Views: 1039

Re: Council Committees 2020

Thank you Council Member Tovo.

For others, if you prefer to keep all your appointments the same, no need to respond. But if you would like any changes, please respond here.

-s
by Steve Adler
Wed Jan 15, 2020 11:02 am
Forum: City of Austin Council Message Board
Topic: Council Committees 2020
Replies: 2
Views: 1039

Council Committees 2020

Colleagues, At the first Work Session of the year, we typically have a discussion about Council Committees and Intergovernmental Committees. I will be not able to attend the 1/21 Work Session, so we will post that discussion for the 2/4 Work Session instead. As a reminder, per Ordinance 20180510-019...
by Steve Adler
Wed Dec 11, 2019 12:21 pm
Forum: City of Austin Council Message Board
Topic: 12/11 LDC 1st Reading
Replies: 1
Views: 1376

Re: 12/11 LDC 1st Reading

Our colleagues are back. Let's re-convene.
by Steve Adler
Wed Dec 11, 2019 9:49 am
Forum: City of Austin Council Message Board
Topic: 12/11 LDC 1st Reading
Replies: 1
Views: 1376

12/11 LDC 1st Reading

Colleagues,

Posted below is an updated list of 2nd Group Amendments and Programmatic Items based on our actions yesterday. I believe we may be missing some updated items from Council Member Tovo she may bring this morning.

http://assets.austintexas.gov/austincou ... 94824.docx
by Steve Adler
Tue Dec 10, 2019 3:38 pm
Forum: City of Austin Council Message Board
Topic: LDC Special Called Meeting
Replies: 0
Views: 1569

LDC Special Called Meeting

Colleagues,
We will plan to re-convene the meeting at 8pm this evening.
by Steve Adler
Tue Dec 10, 2019 2:08 pm
Forum: City of Austin Council Message Board
Topic: LDC 1st Reading 2nd Group of Amendments etc
Replies: 0
Views: 1453

LDC 1st Reading 2nd Group of Amendments etc

Colleagues, Thank you all for the progress we have made thus far. We have compiled the amendments posted after Friday and other items we decided to move in to the second group, as well as those we discussed as being programmatic in the following document. Please let us know if we missed anything. ht...
by Steve Adler
Mon Dec 09, 2019 8:05 am
Forum: City of Austin Council Message Board
Topic: 12/09 LDC First Reading
Replies: 1
Views: 924

Re: 12/09 LDC First Reading

Colleagues, To facilitate today's work, I have posted below an updated version of staff's base motion document and included all amendments posted by Council Members. We have sorted the proposed amendments by the topic areas we have been using. http://assets.austintexas.gov/austincouncilforum/2D-2019...
by Steve Adler
Mon Dec 09, 2019 12:40 am
Forum: City of Austin Council Message Board
Topic: 12/09 LDC First Reading
Replies: 1
Views: 924

12/09 LDC First Reading

At Monday’s meeting: a. let’s see if we can handle the motel matter first and get that done… I’ve spoken with CM Tovo and there’s some statements that need to get into the record. b. on LDC: i. We’ll begin with the base motion… ii. We’ll then go thru each Council Member’s posted amendments, as if pr...
by Steve Adler
Fri Dec 06, 2019 3:41 pm
Forum: City of Austin Council Message Board
Topic: LDC Amendments / Direction
Replies: 4
Views: 1238

Re: LDC Amendments / Direction

Below is a link to my proposed amendments, including one I may not end up bringing forward on Monday.
http://assets.austintexas.gov/austincou ... 53552.docx