Pursuant to Section 3.9A of the El Paso City Charter, the following Ordinances were properly introduced at a Regular Council Meeting on SEPTEMBER 16, 2014:
Notice is hereby given that, during a regular meeting of the City Council held on September 16, 2014, the Mayor has approved and the City Council has passed the following Ordinances:
ORDINANCE 018242 An Ordinance changing the zoning of a Portion of Lot 1, Block 1, Miramonte Industrial Park Unit 1, Replat “A”, City of El Paso, El Paso County, Texas from P-I/sc (Planned-Industrial/special contract) to C-4/sc (Commercial/special contract). The penalty is as provided for in Chapter 20.24 of the El Paso City Code. Subject Property: West of Doniphan & South of Montoya. Property Owner: RDG-PDI Center, LLC. PZRZ13-00038
ORDINANCE 018243 An Ordinance changing the zoning of Tract 56, S.A. & M.G.R.R. Survey No. 267, 144 Thorn Avenue, City of El Paso, El Paso County, Texas from R-4 (Residential) to A-O (Apartment/Office). The penalty is as provided for in Chapter 20.24 of the El Paso City Code. Subject Property: 144 Thorn Avenue. Property Owner: Trans-American Communications, Inc. PZRZ14-00025.
ORDINANCE 018244 An Ordinance amending Title 20 (Zoning), Chapter 20.02 (General Provisions and Definitions) Creating a New Credit Access Business and Pawnshop use and definition, amending Chapter 20.10 (Supplemental Use Regulations) to add appropriate standards and regulations for Credit Access Businesses and amending Appendix A (Table of Permissible Uses) to allow Credit Access Businesses in Commercial districts by Special Permit and Appendix C (Parking Regulations) of the El Paso City Code. The Penalty is as provided for in Chapter 20.24 of the El Paso City Code.
ODINANCE 018245 An ordinance amending Title 20 (Zoning), Chapter 20.02 (Definitions) to amend the definition of monument sign; Chapter 20.18 (Sign Regulations), Article II (Administration) Section 20.18.140 (Prohibited Signs) to remove the prohibition of roof signs and roof-mounted signs; Article IV (On-Premise Sign Regulations), Section 20.18.400 (General) to add administrative procedures for exceptions to sign standards; Section 20.18.440 (COP, C-1, P-C, P-I, R-MU, G-MU, and I-MU Districts) to amend the requirements for wall signs and to add perpendicular sign standards; Section 20.18.450 (C-2, C-3, C-4, Q, M-1, M-2 and M-3 Districts) to amend the definition of interstate or freeway frontage, to amend the requirements for wall signs, and to add roof and perpendicular sign standards; Section 20.18.455 (C-2, C-3, C-4, Q, M-1, M-2 and M-3 Districts) creating a new section to add requirements for shopping center sign plans; and 20.18.460 (C-5 District) to add roof sign standards. The penalty is as provided for in Chapter 20.24 of the El Paso City Code.
ORDINANCE 018246 An Ordinance amending Title 15 (Public Services), Chapter 15.08. (Street Rentals), Section 15.08.120 (Special Privilege Licenses and Permits), to include a new type of encroachment for sidewalk retail vending in Table 1-1, and to add Subsection R (Sidewalk Retail Vending) to allow for and establish standards for sidewalk retail vending. Penalty is as provided in Section 15.08.125 of the El Paso City Code.
ORDINANCE 018247 An Ordinance amending paragraph 2 of Ordinance 017959 to read as follows: Use of Proceeds. The City shall use the net proceeds from the sale of the property municipally known and numbered as 800 S. Piedras aka 2914 E. Paisano for the design and construction of a roundabout at the intersection of Findley and S. Raynor Street in the area around Barrio Park.