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by Julie Montgomery
Thu Feb 25, 2021 12:04 pm
Forum: City of Austin Council Message Board
Topic: Item 6 on 2/25
Replies: 6
Views: 491

Re: Item 6 on 2/25

On behalf of Council Member Ellis: Colleagues, I appreciate all these amendments to help us mitigate the impacts of the current disaster, to gain greater insight into the City's emergency response to this disaster, and to better prepare us for future disasters. Once we have addressed the current cri...
by Julie Montgomery
Wed Jan 27, 2021 1:48 pm
Forum: City of Austin Council Message Board
Topic: HealthSouth Item #13 January 26, 2021 Motion Sheet
Replies: 3
Views: 477

Re: HealthSouth Item #13 January 26, 2021 Motion Sheet

My apologies, here is the correct link for the redline of the CM Ellis amendment:
http://assets.austintexas.gov/austincou ... 133933.pdf
by Julie Montgomery
Wed Jan 27, 2021 1:35 pm
Forum: City of Austin Council Message Board
Topic: HealthSouth Item #13 January 26, 2021 Motion Sheet
Replies: 3
Views: 477

Re: HealthSouth Item #13 January 26, 2021 Motion Sheet

CM Ellis would like to suggest the following amendment to CM Tovo's direction: "• Ensure that, at a minimum, the Economic Development Department, Finance Department, Office of Real Estate, Parks and Recreation Department, Austin Transportation Department, and Housing and Planning are deeply involved...
by Julie Montgomery
Thu Dec 10, 2020 8:55 am
Forum: City of Austin Council Message Board
Topic: Item 61
Replies: 2
Views: 734

Re: Item 61

On behalf of CM Ellis, please see the following direction to the City Manager for your consideration on Item 61 today, related creating and maintaining an online data reporting tool for the Street Impact Fee program: "City Council directs the City Manager to create and maintain a publicly accessible...
by Julie Montgomery
Wed Sep 30, 2020 10:21 pm
Forum: City of Austin Council Message Board
Topic: Item 11 - DSD Contractor Registration - CM Ellis Motion
Replies: 0
Views: 683

Item 11 - DSD Contractor Registration - CM Ellis Motion

On behalf of CM Ellis, please find below a new motion sheet for Item 11 on the October 1 agenda, the DSD Contractor Registration Program resolution. A few elements (subpoints d-g) have been updated or clarified from the September 17 motion sheet V2, based on discussions with DSD staff, but it is lar...
by Julie Montgomery
Thu Sep 17, 2020 2:00 pm
Forum: City of Austin Council Message Board
Topic: Item 12 - DSD Contractor Registration - CM Ellis Motion
Replies: 1
Views: 805

Re: Item 12 - DSD Contractor Registration - CM Ellis Motion

Please find below Version 2 of the CM Ellis motion sheet for Item 12, which incorporates feedback from Law regarding sub-point (e). It is otherwise identical to Version 1. Thank you.

http://assets.austintexas.gov/austincou ... 35816.docx
by Julie Montgomery
Thu Sep 17, 2020 10:09 am
Forum: City of Austin Council Message Board
Topic: Item 12 - DSD Contractor Registration - CM Ellis Motion
Replies: 1
Views: 805

Item 12 - DSD Contractor Registration - CM Ellis Motion

Good morning. Please find below a motion sheet from CM Ellis for Item 12 (the DSD Contractor Registration Program resolution), which reflects the discussion at work session and includes many of CM Flannigan's ideas to strengthen the resolution. CM Ellis appreciates his collaboration on this amendmen...
by Julie Montgomery
Wed Aug 12, 2020 1:08 pm
Forum: City of Austin Council Message Board
Topic: CM Ellis Clean Creeks Crew Budget Amendment & Rider - Revised Docs
Replies: 0
Views: 825

CM Ellis Clean Creeks Crew Budget Amendment & Rider - Revised Docs

On behalf of CM Ellis, please find the following revised documents for the Clean Creeks Crew budget amendment. CM Ellis thanks her cosponsors CM Alter, CM Pool, and CM Harper-Madison for their support and contributions to this amendment and rider. Amendment Form (unchanged from previous posting, oth...
by Julie Montgomery
Wed Jul 29, 2020 1:49 pm
Forum: City of Austin Council Message Board
Topic: Item 90 - July 29th Agenda
Replies: 3
Views: 1385

Re: Item 90 - July 29th Agenda

Here is the Legal-formatted version 2 of Item 90:
http://assets.austintexas.gov/austincou ... 122841.pdf

CM Ellis appreciates her colleagues' support for this item today and looks forward to the work ahead.
by Julie Montgomery
Wed Jul 29, 2020 9:22 am
Forum: City of Austin Council Message Board
Topic: Item 90 - July 29th Agenda
Replies: 3
Views: 1385

Re: Item 90 - July 29th Agenda

On behalf of CM Ellis, please find below a red-lined version 2 of Item 90, which incorporates the proposed amendments from CM Flannigan and CM Alter:

http://assets.austintexas.gov/austincou ... 91557.docx

When the Legal-formatted version is available, we will post that as well.
by Julie Montgomery
Tue Feb 11, 2020 12:55 pm
Forum: City of Austin Council Message Board
Topic: UPDATE: LDC Amendments
Replies: 7
Views: 4885

Re: UPDATE: LDC Amendments

Council Member Ellis intends to bring the following amendment to Harper-Madison-10, which she hopes will be accepted as friendly: [HARPER-MADISON–10] IMPERVIOUS COVER EXEMPTIONS The Land Development Code staff shall consider and specify partial or full exclusions to impervious cover calculations, if...
by Julie Montgomery
Tue Feb 11, 2020 11:07 am
Forum: City of Austin Council Message Board
Topic: UPDATE: LDC Amendments
Replies: 7
Views: 4885

Re: UPDATE: LDC Amendments

Council Member Ellis intends to bring the following clarifying amendment to Ellis-1: [ELLIS–1] BARTON SPRINGS ZONE COMMERCIAL ZONING REVIEW Re-review the application of comparable equivalent zoning categories for commercial properties within the Barton Springs Zone to ensure appropriate water qualit...
by Julie Montgomery
Fri Feb 07, 2020 4:52 pm
Forum: City of Austin Council Message Board
Topic: Ellis LDC 2nd Reading Amendments
Replies: 0
Views: 3017

Ellis LDC 2nd Reading Amendments

On behalf of CM Ellis, please see the attached amendments she plans to offer at second reading:
http://assets.austintexas.gov/austincou ... 65220.docx
by Julie Montgomery
Mon Dec 09, 2019 8:06 pm
Forum: City of Austin Council Message Board
Topic: TOVO LDC Amendments 12/6 12:00 pm
Replies: 5
Views: 3623

Re: TOVO LDC Amendments 12/6 12:00 pm

Council Member Ellis will bring the following amendment to Tovo #17: http://assets.austintexas.gov/austincouncilforum/47-20191209200155.docx The above document shows the full red-lined version, but for simplicity of viewing, the amended language proposed is as follows: "Prohibit non-owner-occupied S...
by Julie Montgomery
Fri Dec 06, 2019 3:18 pm
Forum: City of Austin Council Message Board
Topic: Ellis Direction on High-Opportunity Missing Middle Mapping
Replies: 0
Views: 2594

Ellis Direction on High-Opportunity Missing Middle Mapping

Dear colleagues, Here is an amendment I have drafted regarding the mapping of missing middle housing in high-opportunity areas. I'm interested in your thoughts and welcome your feedback as together we pursue a more equitable, sustainable future for our city. The goal of this amendment is to ensure w...
by Julie Montgomery
Tue Dec 03, 2019 5:59 pm
Forum: City of Austin Council Message Board
Topic: Direction for a Heritage Tree Preservation Bonus
Replies: 1
Views: 1624

Direction for a Heritage Tree Preservation Bonus

Posted on behalf of Council Member Ellis: Dear Colleagues, Thank you all for the great discussion at today's work session. I look forward to continuing it tomorrow! Since the topic of a Heritage Tree Preservation Bonus Program came up today (thank you, Council Member Harper-Madison!), I want to shar...
by Julie Montgomery
Sun Oct 20, 2019 11:20 pm
Forum: City of Austin Council Message Board
Topic: Scope and Schedule for 1st Reading Action on draft Land Development Code revision
Replies: 4
Views: 5183

Re: Scope and Schedule for 1st Reading Action on draft Land Development Code revision

Posted on behalf of Council Member Ellis: Thank you, Mayor, for your suggestions regarding the scope and schedule for Council’s first reading of the draft LDC revisions. I concur with this plan, especially with regards to keeping our discussion high-level and policy-focused for this initial action. ...
by Julie Montgomery
Mon Sep 09, 2019 12:59 pm
Forum: City of Austin Council Message Board
Topic: Budget Adoption
Replies: 14
Views: 9166

Re: Budget Adoption

On behalf of Council Member Ellis, please find the attached budget amendment and associated budget direction for your consideration: Summary: Maintain the Clean Community Fee at its current FY 2018-2019 level, pending a report back from the City Manager with additional information no later than Nove...
by Julie Montgomery
Wed Aug 21, 2019 5:26 pm
Forum: City of Austin Council Message Board
Topic: Item 15: Faulk renovation
Replies: 1
Views: 2006

Re: Item 15: Faulk renovation

On behalf of Council Member Ellis: Thank you, Council Member Flannigan, for proposing this amendment to the Faulk renovation resolution. Like you, I would like to see this beautiful, historic City asset used to its highest purpose and enjoyed by as many residents as possible, especially given its lo...
by Julie Montgomery
Thu May 02, 2019 11:45 am
Forum: City of Austin Council Message Board
Topic: Amendments to the LDC Draft for our May 2 meeting
Replies: 9
Views: 8669

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

Council Member Ellis intends to bring the following motion sheet for discussion this afternoon, which amends CM Pool’s proposed amendment to Question 1, Section 4, letters a-d, and incorporates CM Harper-Madison’s proposed amendment into letter a: http://assets.austintexas.gov/austincouncilforum/BE-...
by Julie Montgomery
Thu Apr 25, 2019 2:06 am
Forum: City of Austin Council Message Board
Topic: LDC Direction Policy Direction Document
Replies: 22
Views: 18345

Re: LDC Direction Policy Direction Document

On behalf of Council Member Ellis: Dear colleagues, Thank you all for your thoughtful posts on how we can best shape the land development code revisions to achieve our community's goals! I look forward to discussing them at our meeting. In addition to "Amendment A" posted earlier by the Mayor to ref...
by Julie Montgomery
Wed Apr 10, 2019 6:19 pm
Forum: City of Austin Council Message Board
Topic: Item #33: Austin Strategic Mobility Plan (ASMP)
Replies: 9
Views: 9036

Re: Item #33: Austin Strategic Mobility Plan (ASMP)

On behalf of CM Ellis: Dear colleagues, I intend to bring one amendment tomorrow regarding the Transit Enhancement Program (formerly Transit Priority Policy), following our discussion with staff at work session. This amendment aligns with existing staff plans, and they are comfortable with the langu...
by Julie Montgomery
Wed Mar 27, 2019 1:45 pm
Forum: City of Austin Council Message Board
Topic: Item #14 (3/28) - Amendments to SD23 Mobility Outcome
Replies: 3
Views: 4358

Item #14 (3/28) - Amendments to SD23 Mobility Outcome

On behalf of Council Member Ellis: Dear colleagues, Since receiving the latest draft of the SD23 Mobility Outcome document last week, my office has developed some amendments to the strategies and metrics that I plan to offer for Council's consideration. We have been working with the Office of Perfor...
by Julie Montgomery
Mon Mar 25, 2019 5:53 pm
Forum: City of Austin Council Message Board
Topic: Item #40 (3/28) - Accelerated Multimodal Projects Resolution
Replies: 0
Views: 3506

Item #40 (3/28) - Accelerated Multimodal Projects Resolution

On behalf of Council Member Ellis:

Dear colleagues:

I just wanted to let you know the reason I have pulled Item #40 for discussion at work session tomorrow is to offer a friendly amendment to make the resolution language match the posting language with respect to the word "transit."

Thanks!
Paige