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25 Jan 2023

Aiken Mayor Rick Osbon hosted fellow elected officials, City staff, and members of the public for the City’s annual State of the City address. The event summarized the City’s successes from the past year before moving into the SRNL proposal to be considered in future weeks by Aiken City Council.
  • 16 participants
  • 1:04 hours
allegiance
citizens
amen
aiken
nation
welcoming
come
church
2023
honored
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24 Jan 2023

Aiken Mayor Rick Osbon hosted fellow elected officials, City staff, and members of the public for the City’s annual State of the City address. The event summarized the City’s successes from the past year before moving into the SRNL proposal to be considered in future weeks by Aiken City Council.
  • 16 participants
  • 1:05 hours
amen
allegiance
citizens
aiken
nation
welcoming
come
coalition
church
2023
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17 Jan 2023

Special City Council Meeting
January 17, 2023
5 PM

CALL TO ORDER
NEW BUSINESS: Consideration of:
1) First Reading and Public Hearing of an Ordinance to Amend Section 11-
2 of the City Code Regarding the Governance of the Municipal
Development Commission.
AN ORDINANCE AMENDING SECTION 11-2 OF THE AIKEN
CITY CODE REGARDING THE GOVERNANCE OF THE CITY OF
AIKEN MUNICIPAL DEVELOPMENT COMMISSION.

ADJOURNMENT
  • 21 participants
  • 1:19 hours
ordinances
councilman
council
councilwoman
governance
citizens
elects
appointed
amending
adjournment
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9 Jan 2023

City Council Meeting
January 9, 2023
7 PM

CALL TO ORDER
INVOCATION AND PLEDGE TO THE FLAG
GUIDELINES
ADDITIONS OR DELETIONS TO THE AGENDA

MINUTES:
(1) Consideration of the Minutes of the Work Session and Regular Meeting
on December 12, 2022.

NON-AGENDA ITEMS FROM THE PUBLIC (total time limited to 30
minutes and each speaker limited to three minutes.)

OLD BUSINESS: Further Consideration of:
(1) Discussion of Appointments to Boards, Commissions, and Committees.

NEW BUSINESS: Consideration of:
(1) First Reading of an Ordinance to Annex 29.82 Acres on Gregg Highway
NW and University Lane, Zone it Planned Residential (PR), and
Approval of a Concept Plan.
AN ORDINANCE TO ANNEX TO THE CORPORATE LIMITS OF
THE CITY OF AIKEN CERTAIN PROPERTY LOCATED AT THE
INTERSECTION OF GREGG HIGHWAY NW AN UNIVERSITY
LANE AND TO ZONE THE SAME PLANNED RESIDENTIAL (PR)
AND APPROVE THE PROPOSED CONCEPT PLAN.
(2) First Reading of an Ordinance to Annex 4.48 Acres, Zone 33.22 Acres
on Powderhouse Road as Planned Residential (PR), and Approve a
Concept Plan.
AN ORDINANCE TO ANNEX TO THE CORPORATE LIMITS OF
THE CITY OF AIKEN CERTAIN PROPERTY LOCATED ON
POWDERHOUSE ROAD AND TO ZONE THE SAME PLANNED
RESIDENTIAL (PR) AND APPROVE THE PROPOSED CONCEPT
PLAN.
(3) First Reading of an Ordinance Authorizing the City of Aiken to Enter
into an Agreement with Peach Properties, Inc.
AN ORDINANCE AUTHORIZING THE CITY OF AIKEN TO
ENTER INTO A PROPERTY DEVELOPMENT AGREEMENT WITH
PEACH PROPERTIES, INC.
(4) First Reading of an Ordinance Regarding the Membership of the
Municipal Development Commission.
AN ORDINANCE AMENDING SECTION 11-2 OF THE AIKEN
CITY CODE REGARDING THE MEMBERSHIP OF THE
MUNICIPAL DEVELOPMENT COMMISSION.

PETITIONS AND REQUESTS:
(1) Approval of a Resolution to Accept Deed of Dedication for Streets and
Water and Sanitary Sewer Lines and Easements in The Village at
Dupont Landing.
A RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING THE ACCEPTANCE OF TWO
DEEDS OF DEDICATION FROM THE VILLAGE AT DUPONT
LANDING, LLC.
(2) Resolution Authorizing the City of Aiken to Enter Into a Memorandum
of Understanding with Aiken Powderhouse, LLC.
A RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING THE CITY OF AIKEN TO ENTER
INTO A MEMORANDUM OF UNDERSTANDING WITH AIKEN
POWDERHOUSE, LLC.
(3) Approval of Aiken City Court Jury Box for 2023.
(4) Election Schedule for November 2023 General Election.

NON-AGENDA ITEMS FROM THE PUBLIC (each speaker limited to
three minutes):

INFORMATION
(a) Issues and Updates.
(b) Planning Commission Minutes for November 15, 2022.
(c) Board of Zoning Appeals Minutes for October 25, 2022.
(d) General Aviation Commission Minutes for September 13, 2022.
(e) Parks, Recreation and Tourism Department Reports for October and
November, 2022.
(f) Public Services Department Report for October, 2022
(g) Human Resource Department Reports for October, November, and
December, 2022.
(h) Human Resource Department Vacancy Report.

ADJOURNMENT
  • 27 participants
  • 1:52 hours
council
councilman
councilwoman
citizens
mayor
respectfully
approving
quorum
speak
prayer
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9 Jan 2023

City Council Meeting
January 9, 2023
7 PM

CALL TO ORDER
INVOCATION AND PLEDGE TO THE FLAG
GUIDELINES
ADDITIONS OR DELETIONS TO THE AGENDA

MINUTES:
(1) Consideration of the Minutes of the Work Session and Regular Meeting
on December 12, 2022.

NON-AGENDA ITEMS FROM THE PUBLIC (total time limited to 30
minutes and each speaker limited to three minutes.)

OLD BUSINESS: Further Consideration of:
(1) Discussion of Appointments to Boards, Commissions, and Committees.

NEW BUSINESS: Consideration of:
(1) First Reading of an Ordinance to Annex 29.82 Acres on Gregg Highway
NW and University Lane, Zone it Planned Residential (PR), and
Approval of a Concept Plan.
AN ORDINANCE TO ANNEX TO THE CORPORATE LIMITS OF
THE CITY OF AIKEN CERTAIN PROPERTY LOCATED AT THE
INTERSECTION OF GREGG HIGHWAY NW AN UNIVERSITY
LANE AND TO ZONE THE SAME PLANNED RESIDENTIAL (PR)
AND APPROVE THE PROPOSED CONCEPT PLAN.
(2) First Reading of an Ordinance to Annex 4.48 Acres, Zone 33.22 Acres
on Powderhouse Road as Planned Residential (PR), and Approve a
Concept Plan.
AN ORDINANCE TO ANNEX TO THE CORPORATE LIMITS OF
THE CITY OF AIKEN CERTAIN PROPERTY LOCATED ON
POWDERHOUSE ROAD AND TO ZONE THE SAME PLANNED
RESIDENTIAL (PR) AND APPROVE THE PROPOSED CONCEPT
PLAN.
(3) First Reading of an Ordinance Authorizing the City of Aiken to Enter
into an Agreement with Peach Properties, Inc.
AN ORDINANCE AUTHORIZING THE CITY OF AIKEN TO
ENTER INTO A PROPERTY DEVELOPMENT AGREEMENT WITH
PEACH PROPERTIES, INC.
(4) First Reading of an Ordinance Regarding the Membership of the
Municipal Development Commission.
AN ORDINANCE AMENDING SECTION 11-2 OF THE AIKEN
CITY CODE REGARDING THE MEMBERSHIP OF THE
MUNICIPAL DEVELOPMENT COMMISSION.

PETITIONS AND REQUESTS:
(1) Approval of a Resolution to Accept Deed of Dedication for Streets and
Water and Sanitary Sewer Lines and Easements in The Village at
Dupont Landing.
A RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING THE ACCEPTANCE OF TWO
DEEDS OF DEDICATION FROM THE VILLAGE AT DUPONT
LANDING, LLC.
(2) Resolution Authorizing the City of Aiken to Enter Into a Memorandum
of Understanding with Aiken Powderhouse, LLC.
A RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING THE CITY OF AIKEN TO ENTER
INTO A MEMORANDUM OF UNDERSTANDING WITH AIKEN
POWDERHOUSE, LLC.
(3) Approval of Aiken City Court Jury Box for 2023.
(4) Election Schedule for November 2023 General Election.

NON-AGENDA ITEMS FROM THE PUBLIC (each speaker limited to
three minutes):

INFORMATION
(a) Issues and Updates.
(b) Planning Commission Minutes for November 15, 2022.
(c) Board of Zoning Appeals Minutes for October 25, 2022.
(d) General Aviation Commission Minutes for September 13, 2022.
(e) Parks, Recreation and Tourism Department Reports for October and
November, 2022.
(f) Public Services Department Report for October, 2022
(g) Human Resource Department Reports for October, November, and
December, 2022.
(h) Human Resource Department Vacancy Report.

ADJOURNMENT
  • 30 participants
  • 1:56 hours
citizens
council
councilman
respectfully
thank
amen
quorum
speakers
meet
adjourn
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12 Dec 2022

City Council Meeting
December 12, 2022
7 PM

CALL TO ORDER
INVOCATION AND PLEDGE TO THE FLAG
GUIDELINES
ADDITIONS OR DELETIONS TO THE AGENDA

MINUTES:
1) Consideration of the Minutes of the Joint Executive Session on
November 21, 2022, the Work Session of November 28, 2022, and the
Regular Meeting of November 28, 2022.

PRESENTATIONS:
1) Recognition of Aiken High School Lady Hornets Volleyball Team for
Winning the 2022 South Carolina High School League AAAA State
Championship.

NON-AGENDA ITEMS FROM THE PUBLIC (total time limited to 30
minutes and each speaker limited to three minutes.):

OLD BUSINESS: Further Consideration of:
1) Approval of appointments and Discussion of Appointees to Various City
Boards, Commissions and Committees, Including the Planning
Commission and Recreation Commission.
2) Second Reading and Public Hearing of an Ordinance to Rezone Property
on Laurens Street and Rutland Drive to Planned Residential (PR) and
Approve a Concept Plan.
AN ORDINANCE AMENDING THE ZONING OF REAL ESTATE
OWNED BY VP RIVERSIDE, LLC FROM RESIDENTIAL SINGLEFAMILY (RS-10), OFFICE/INSTITUTIONAL (O) AND
INDUSTRIAL (I) TO PLANNED RESIDENTIAL (PR) AND TO
APPROVE A CONCEPT PLAN.
3) Second Reading and Public Hearing of an Ordinance to Annex Property
at 404 and 408 Silver Bluff Road and Zone it General Business.
AN ORDINANCE TO ANNEX CERTAIN PROPERTY LOCATED
AT 404 AND 408 SILVER BLUFF ROAD AND TO ZONE THE
SAME GENERAL BUSINESS (GB).
4) Second Reading and Public Hearing of an Ordinance to Annex Property
at 23 Russellwood Court and Zone it Residential Single-family (RS-15).
AN ORDINANCE TO ANNEX PROPERTY LOCATED AT 23
RUSSELLWOOD COURT AND TO ZONE THE SAME
RESIDENTIAL SINGLE-FAMILY (RS-15).
5) Second Reading and Public Hearing of an Ordinance to Rezone Property
at 1905 Whiskey Road and Approve a Concept Plan.
AN ORDINANCE AMENDING THE ZONING OF REAL ESTATE
OWNED BY REALTY INCOME CORPORATION FROM GENERAL
BUSINESS TO PLANNED COMMERCIAL (PC) AND TO APPROVE
A CONCEPT PLAN.

NEW BUSINESS: Consideration of:
none

PETITIONS AND REQUESTS:
1) Proposed City Council Meeting Schedule for 2023.
2) Request for Consideration of an Overlay District for Silver Bluff Road.

NON-AGENDA ITEMS FROM THE PUBLIC (each speaker limited to
three minutes):

INFORMATION
a) Issues and Updates.
b) Engineering and Utilities Department Report for November, 2022.

ADJOURNMENT
  • 17 participants
  • 1:12 hours
council
councilman
councilwoman
citizens
quorum
approving
ordinance
courteous
adjourn
speak
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28 Nov 2022

City Council Meeting
November 28, 2022
7 PM

CALL TO ORDER
INVOCATION AND PLEDGE TO THE FLAG
GUIDELINES
ADDITIONS OR DELETIONS TO THE AGENDA

I. MINUTES:
1) Consideration of the Minutes of the Work Session and Regular Meeting
of November 14, 2022.

II. PRESENTATIONS:
1) COVID- 19 Emergency Loan Program Partnership Appreciation.
III. NON-AGENDA ITEMS FROM THE PUBLIC (total time limited to 30
minutes and each speaker limited to three minutes.):

IV. OLD BUSINESS: Further Consideration of:
1) Approval of appointments and Discussion of Appointees to Various City
Boards, Commissions and Committees, Including the Recreation
Commission.
2) Second Reading and Public Hearing of an Ordinance to Annex 4.72
Acres on Silver Bluff Road and Village Green Boulevard and Zone the
Area Planned Residential ( PR) and Amend the Concept Plan for the
Village at Woodside.
AN ORDINANCE TO ANNEX PROPERTY OWNED BY CANDIDO
URTIAGA AND TO ZONE THE SAME PLANNED RESIDENTIAL
PR) AND APPROVE AMENDMENTS TO THE VILLAGE AT
WOODSIDE CONCEPT PLAN.
3) Second Reading and Public Hearing of an Ordinance Accepting the FY
2021-22 Audit.
AN ORDINANCE ACCEPTING THE FISCAL YEAR 2021- 2022
AUDITED FINANCIAL STATEMENTS AND AUTHORIZING
VARIANCES TO THE FISCAL YEAR 2021- 2022 BUDGET
ORDINANCE.
4) Second Reading and Public Hearing of an Ordinance for Adoption of
International Building Codes.
AN ORDINANCE TO AMEND CHAPTER 10 SECTION 10-2 OF
THE AIKEN CITY CODE TO INCORPORATE THE 2021 EDITIONS
OF THE INTERNATIONAL BUILDING CODE, WITH
MODIFICATIONS; INTERNATIONAL FIRE CODE, WITH
MODIFICATIONS; INTERNATIONAL FUEL GAS CODE, WITH
MODIFICATIONS; INTERNATIONAL PLUMBING CODE, WITH
MODIFICATIONS; INTERNATIONAL MECHANICAL CODE,
WITH MODIFICATIONS; INTERNATIONAL ENERGY
CONSERVATION CODE; THE INTERNATIONAL PROPERTY
MAINTENANCE CODE; THE INTERNATIONAL RESIDENTIAL
CODE, WITH MODIFICATIONS; THE INTERNATIONAL
SWIMMING POOL AND SPA CODE; AND THE 2020 EDITION OF
THE NFPA NATIONAL ELECTRICAL CODE, WITH
MODIFICATIONS.

V. NEW BUSINESS: Consideration of:
1) First Reading of a Ordinance to Annex Property at 404 and 408 Silver
Bluff Road and Zone it General Business.
2) First Reading of an Ordinance to Annex Property at 23 Russellwood
Court and Zone it Residential Single- family ( RS015).
3) First Reading of an Ordinance to Rezone Property on Laurens Street and
Rutland Drive to Planned Residential (PR) and Approve a Concept Plan.
4) First Reading of an Ordinance Rezone Property at 1905 Whiskey Road
to Planned Commercial (PC) and Approve a Concept Plan.

VI. PETITIONS AND REQUESTS:
1) Resolution to Appoint a Designee to Hear an Appeal of a Business
License Assessment.

VII. NON-AGENDA ITEMS FROM THE PUBLIC (each speaker limited to
three minutes):

VIII. INFORMATION
a) Issues and Updates.
b) Planning Commission Minutes for October 11, 2022.
c) Board of Zoning Appeals Minutes for September 27, 2022.
d) Public Services Department Reports for August and September, 2022.
e) Public Safety Department Reports for September and October, 2022.

IX. ADJOURNMENT
  • 38 participants
  • 2:59 hours
council
councilman
councilwoman
citizens
elected
approving
adjourn
courteous
amen
speaks
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14 Nov 2022

City Council Meeting
November 14, 2022
7 PM

CALL TO ORDER
INVOCATION AND PLEDGE TO THE FLAG
GUIDELINES
ADDITIONS OR DELETIONS TO THE AGENDA

I. MINUTES:
1) Consideration of the Minutes of the Work Session and Regular Meeting
of October 24, 2022.

II. PRESENTATIONS:
1) Update on Hitchcock Woods Stormwater Project.

III. NON-AGENDA ITEMS FROM THE PUBLIC (total time limited to 30
minutes and each speaker limited to three minutes.):

IV. OLD BUSINESS: Further Consideration of:
1) Approval of Appointments and Discussion of Appointees to Various
City Boards, Commissions and Committees, Including the Energy &
Environmental Committee.
2) Approval of a Resolution Reinstating Joshua Stewart to his Term as a
Member of the Design Review Board.
A RESOLUTION REINSTATING JOSHUA STEWART TO HIS
TERM AS A MEMBER OF THE DESIGN REVIEW BOARD.
3) Second Reading and Public Hearing of an Ordinance to Rescind
Ordinance No. 05092022B Regarding Conveyance of a Portion of the
Right of Way of Newberry Street Between Park Avenue and Richland
Avenue to RPM Development Partners, LLC.
AN ORDINANCE TO REPEAL ORDINANCE NO. 05092022B.
4) Second Reading and Public Hearing of an Ordinance to Annex Property
at 114 Marvin Drive and Zone it Residential Single-Family (RS-10).
AN ORDINANCE TO ANNEX PROPERTY LOCATED AT 114
MARVIN DRIVE AND TO ZONE THE SAME RESIDENTIAL
SINGLE- FAMILY RS- 10).
5) Second Reading and Public Hearing of an Ordinance to Approve an
Agreement Concerning Electric Service Rights Between Aiken Electric
Cooperative, Inc. and Dominion Energy South Carolina, Inc. and
Amending their Franchise Agreements.
AN ORDINANCE APPROVING AN AGREEMENT CONCERNING
ELECTRIC SERVICE RIGHTS BETWEEN AIKEN ELECTRIC
COOPERATIVE, INC. AND DOMINION ENERGY SOUTH
CAROLINA, INC. AND AMENDING THE FRANCHISE
AGREEMENTS WITH AIKEN ELECTRIC COOPERATIVE, INC.
AND DOMINION ENERGY SOUTH CAROLINA, INC.

V. NEW BUSINESS: Consideration of:
1) First Reading of an Ordinance Accepting the FY 2021-22 Audit.
AN ORDINANCE ACCEPTING THE FISCAL YEAR 2021- 2022
AUDITED FINANCIAL STATEMENTS AND AUTHORIZING
VARIANCES TO THE FISCAL YEAR 2021- 2022 BUDGET
ORDINANCE.
2) First Reading of an Ordinance for Adoption of International Building
Codes.
AN ORDINANCE TO AMEND CHAPTER 10 SECTION 10-2 OF
THE AIKEN CITY CODE TO INCORPORATE THE 2021 EDITIONS
OF THE INTERNATIONAL BUILDING CODE, WITH
MODIFICATIONS; INTERNATIONAL FIRE CODE, WITH
MODIFICATIONS; INTERNATIONAL FUEL GAS CODE, WITH
MODIFICATIONS; INTERNATIONAL PLUMBING CODE, WITH
MODIFICATIONS; INTERNATIONAL MECHANICAL CODE,
WITH MODIFICATIONS; INTERNATIONAL ENERGY
CONSERVATION CODE; THE INTERNATIONAL PROPERTY
MAINTENANCE CODE; THE INTERNATIONAL RESIDENTIAL
CODE, WITH MODIFICATIONS; THE INTERNATIONAL
SWIMMING POOL AND SPA CODE; AND THE 2020 EDITION OF
THE NFPA NATIONAL ELECTRICAL CODE, WITH
MODIFICATIONS.

VI. PETITIONS AND REQUESTS:
1) Resolution Authorizing the City of Aiken to Enter into an Agreement
with Debra Murphy, Fred Douglas McLean, Kathy M. McLean and
Mary Ann Fry.
A RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING THE CITY OF AIKEN TO ENTER INTO AN
AGREEMENT REGARDING DEDICATION AND DEVELOPMENT OF
PROPERTY WITH THE MCLEAN FAMILY.
2) Resolution Approving the Mission and Bylaws of the City of Aiken
Equine Committee.
A RESOLUTION APPROVING THE MISSION AND BYLAWS OF
THE CITY OF AIKEN EQUINE COMMITTEE.

VII. NON- AGENDA ITEMS FROM THE PUBLIC ( each speaker limited to
three minutes):

VIII. INFORMATION
a) Issues and Updates.
b) Community Development Committee Minutes for October 10, 2022.
c) General Aviation Commission Minutes for September 13, 2022.
d) Parks, Recreation & Tourism Report for September, 2022.
e) Human Resources Department Report for September, 2022.
f) Engineering & Utilities Department Report for October, 2022.

IX. ADJOURNMENT
  • 26 participants
  • 2:11 hours
council
councilman
councilwoman
greetings
citizens
elected
courteous
attending
speak
adjourn
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24 Oct 2022

City Council Meeting
October 24, 2022
7 PM

CALL TO ORDER
INVOCATION AND PLEDGE TO THE FLAG
GUIDELINES
ADDITIONS OR DELETIONS TO THE AGENDA

MINUTES:
1) Consideration of the Minutes of the Work Session and Regular Meeting
of October 10, 2022.

PRESENTATIONS:
1) Proclamations Recognizing Three Eagle Scouts.

NON- AGENDA ITEMS FROM THE PUBLIC ( total time limited to 30
minutes and each speaker limited to three minutes):

OLD BUSINESS: Further Consideration of:
1) Approval of Appointments and Discussion of Appointees to Various
City Boards, Commissions and Committees, Including the Energy &
Environmental Committee.
2) Second Reading and Public Hearing of an Ordinance to Adjust the 2022-
23 Budget to Include Accommodations Tax Funds for Visit Aiken/City
of Aiken Projects.
AN ORDINANCE AMENDING THE BUDGET OF THE CITY OF
AIKEN FOR THE FISCAL YEAR BEGINNING JULY 1, 2022, AND
ENDING JUNE 30, 2023.

NEW BUSINESS: Consideration of:
1) First Reading of an Ordinance to Annex Property at 114 Marvin Drive
and Zone it Residential Single- Family ( RS- 10).
AN ORDINANCE TO ANNEX PROPERTY LOCATED AT 114
MARVIN DRIVE AND TO ZONE THE SAME RESIDENTIAL
SINGLE- FAMILY ( RS- 10).
2) First Reading of an Ordinance to Approve an Agreement Concerning
Electric Service Rights Between Aiken Electric Cooperative, Inc. and
Dominion Energy South Carolina, Inc. and Amending their Franchise
Agreements.
AN ORDINANCE APPROVING AN AGREEMENT CONCERNING
ELECTRIC SERVICE RIGHTS BETWEEN AIKEN ELECTRIC
COOPERATIVE, INC. AND DOMINION ENERGY SOUTH
CAROLINA, INC. AND AMENDING THE FRANCHISE
AGREEMENTS WITH AIKEN ELECTRIC COOPERATIVE, INC.
AND DOMINION ENERGY SOUTH CAROLINA, INC.
3) First Reading of an Ordinance to Rescind Ordinance No. 05092022B
Regarding Conveyance of a Portion of the Right of Way of Newberry
Street Between Park Avenue and Richland Avenue to RPM
Development Partners, LLC.
AN ORDINANCE TO REPEAL ORDINANCE NO. 05092022B

PETITIONS AND REQUESTS:
none

NON-AGENDA ITEMS FROM THE PUBLIC (each speaker limited to
three minutes):

INFORMATION
a) Issues and Updates.
b) Planning Commission Minutes for September 13, 2022.
c) Design Review Board Minutes for September 6, 2022.
d) Board of Zoning Appeals Minutes for August 23, 2022.
e) Public Services Department Report for July, 2022.
f) Engineering & Utilities Department Report for September, 2022.

ADJOURNMENT
  • 14 participants
  • 1:10 hours
councilwoman
council
councilman
citizens
speaking
approving
adjourn
courteous
proclamations
hearings
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10 Oct 2022

City Council Meeting
October 10, 2022
7 PM

CALL TO ORDER
INVOCATION AND PLEDGE TO THE FLAG
GUIDELINES
ADDITIONS OR DELETIONS TO THE AGENDA

MINUTES:
1) Consideration of the Minutes of the Meeting of September 26, 2022.

PRESENTATIONS:
1) Proclamation Recognizing Bill Collins for his Service as a Tax Preparer
for the Volunteer Income Tax Assistance ( VITA) Program.

NONAGENDA ITEMS FROM THE PUBLIC (total time limited to 30
minutes and each speaker limited to three minutes):

OLD BUSINESS: Further Consideration of:
1) Approval of Appointments and Discussion of Appointees to Various
City Boards, Commissions and Committees, Including.....
2) Second Reading and Public Hearing of an Ordinance to Annex 475
Town Creek Road and Zone it Residential Single- Family ( RS- 15).
AN ORDINANCE TO ANNEX PROPERTY LOCATED AT 475
TOWN CREEK ROAD AND TO ZONE THE SAME RESIDENTIAL
SINGLE-FAMILY (RS-15).
3) Second Reading and Public Hearing of an Ordinance to Annex 123 and
154 Ginger Lane and Zone Them Planned Commercial ( PC).
AN ORDINANCE TO ANNEX PROPERTY LOCATED ON GINGER
LANE AND TO ZONE THE SAME PLANNED COMMERCIAL ( PC).

NEW BUSINESS: Consideration of:
1) First Reading of an Ordinance to Adjust the 2022- 23 Budget to Include
Accommodations Tax Funds for Visit Aiken/City of Aiken Projects.
AN ORDINANCE AMENDING THE BUDGET OF THE CITY OF
AIKEN FOR THE FISCAL YEAR BEGINNING JULY 1, 2022, AND
ENDING JUNE 30, 2023.

PETITIONS AND REQUESTS:
1) Approval of Memorandum of Understanding with Volunteer Income
Tax Assistance (VITA) Regarding Facility Space at the H. O. Weeks
Center.
2) Approval of Acceptance of Grant Award from S.C. Department of
Parks, Recreation and Tourism for Rehabilitation of Smith-Hazel Park
Project.

NONAGENDA ITEMS FROM THE PUBLIC (each speaker limited to
three minutes):

INFORMATION
a) Issues and Updates.
b) Senior Commission Minutes for August 23 and September 20, 2022.
c) Recreation Commission Minutes for August 16, 2022.
d) Parks, Recreation & Tourism Report for August, 2022.

ADJOURNMENT
  • 23 participants
  • 1:37 hours
council
councilman
citizens
councilwoman
ordinances
courteous
adjournment
speak
appointees
amen
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26 Sep 2022

City Council Meeting
September 26, 2022
7 PM

CALL TO ORDER
INVOCATION AND PLEDGE TO THE FLAG
GUIDELINES
ADDITIONS OR DELETIONS TO THE AGENDA

I. MINUTES:
1) Consideration of the Minutes of the Work Session and Regular Meeting
of September 12, 2022.

II. PRESENTATIONS:

III. NONAGENDA ITEMS FROM THE PUBLIC (total time limited to 30
minutes and each speaker limited to three minutes)

IV. OLD BUSINESS: Further Consideration of:
1) Approval of Appointments and Discussion of Appointees to Various
City Boards, Commissions and Committees, Including the General
Aviation Commission, Community Development Committee, Election
Commission and Recreation Commission.
2) Second Reading and Public Hearing of an Ordinance to Adjust the 2022-
23 Budget to Include Grant Funding for the School Resource Officers at
Schofield and Kennedy Middle Schools.
AN ORDINANCE AMENDING THE BUDGET OF THE CITY OF
AIKEN FOR THE FISCAL YEAR BEGINNING JULY 1, 2022, AND
ENDING JUNE 30, 2023.

V. NEW BUSINESS: Consideration of:
1) First Reading of an Ordinance to Annex 475 Town Creek Road and
Zone it Residential Single- Family ( RS- 15).
AN ORDINANCE TO ANNEX PROPERTY LOCATED AT 475 TOWN
CREEK ROAD AND TO ZONE THE SAME RESIDENTIAL SINGLEFAMILY ( RS- 15).
2) First Reading of an Ordinance to Annex 123 and 154 Ginger Lane and
Zone it Planned Commercial (PC).
AN ORDINANCE TO ANNEX PROPERTY LOCATED ON GINGER
LANE AND TO ZONE THE SAME PLANNED COMMERCIAL (PC).
3) First Reading of an Ordinance to Annex 4.72 Acres on Silver Bluff Road
and Village Green Boulevard and Zone the Area Planned Residential
PR) and Amend the Concept Plan for the Village at Woodside.
AN ORDINANCE TO ANNEX PROPERTY OWNED BY CANDIDO
URTIAGA AND TO ZONE THE SAME PLANNED RESIDENTIAL
PR) AND APPROVE AMENDMENTS TO THE VILLAGE AT
WOODSIDE CONCEPT PLAN.
4) First Reading and Public Hearing of an Ordinance Authorizing the City
of Aiken to Waive its Right of First Refusal for Lots 1 and 1A Owned
by Security Federal Bank Located in Aviation Business Park.
AN ORDINANCE AUTHORIZING THE CITY OF AIKEN TO
WAIVE ITS RIGHT OF FIRST REFUSAL IN THE PROPERTY
OWNED BY SECURITY FEDERAL BANK AND LOCATED IN
AVIATION BUSINESS PARK.

VI. PETITIONS AND REQUESTS:
1) Recommendations from Accommodations Tax Committee for
Allocation of Funds from the Fiscal Year 2021- 2022.
2) Approval of a Resolution to Provide City Water and Sewer Service to
Property on Vaucluse Road Near University Parkway (SC118).
A RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING THE PROVISION OF WATER AND
SANITARY SEWER UTILITY SERVICES TO PROPERTY LOCATED ON
VAUCLUSE ROAD.
3) Approval of a Resolution to Accept a Deed of Dedication for Water and
Sanitary Sewer Lines and Related Equipment for Chukker Creek
Landing Section 1.
A RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING THE ACCEPTANCE OF A DEED
OF DEDICATION FROM CC LANDINGS, LLC.

VII. NONAGENDA ITEMS FROM THE PUBLIC (each speaker limited to
three minutes).

VIII. INFORMATION
a) Issues and Updates.
b) Planning Commission Minutes for August 9, 2022.
c) Design Review Board Minutes for August 2, 2022.
d) Board of Zoning Appeals Minutes for July 26, 2022.
e) Senior Commission Minutes for July 19, 2022.

IX. ADJOURNMENT
  • 40 participants
  • 2:32 hours
councilmen
council
citizens
courteous
prayer
commend
chief
speaking
chairwoman
adjourn
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12 Sep 2022

City Council Meeting
September 12, 2022
7 PM

CALL TO ORDER
INVOCATION AND PLEDGE TO THE FLAG
GUIDELINES
ADDITIONS OR DELETIONS TO THE AGENDA

I. MINUTES:
1) Consideration of the Minutes of the Work Session and Regular Meeting
of August 22, 2022, and the Special Called Meeting of August 31, 2022.

II. PRESENTATIONS:
1) Presentation of Proclamation for Constitution Week.
2) Proclamation Designating September as Suicide Prevention Month.

III. NONAGENDA ITEMS FROM THE PUBLIC ( total time limited to 30
minutes and each speaker limited to three minutes).

IV. OLD BUSINESS: Further Consideration of:
1) Approval of Appointments and Discussion of Appointees to Various
City Boards, Commissions and Committees, including the Municipal
Development Commission and the General Aviation Commission.
2) Second Reading and Public Hearing of an Ordinance to Rezone Two
Parcels on Park Avenue and Beaufort Street from Light Industrial ( LI) to
Residential Multifamily Low Density (RMI).
AN ORDINANCE AMENDING THE ZONING OF REAL ESTATE
OWNED BY WILLIAM DALZELL FROM LIGHT INDUSTRIAL (LI)
TO RESIDENTIAL MULTIFAMILY LOW- DENSITY ( RML).
3) Second Reading and Public Hearing of an Ordinance to Annex Property
at 3514 Augustus Road and Zone it Residential Single-Family (RS-15).
AN ORDINANCE TO ANNEX PROPERTY LOCATED AT 3514
AUGUSTUS ROAD NW AND TO ZONE THE SAME RESIDENTIAL
SINGLE- FAMILY ( RS- 15).
4) Second Reading and Public Hearing of an Ordinance to Amend the City
Budget for Fiscal Year 2022-23.
AN ORDINANCE AMENDING THE BUDGET OF THE CITY OF
AIKEN FOR THE FISCAL YEAR BEGINNING JULY 1, 2022 AND
ENDING JUNE 30, 2023.

V. NEW BUSINESS: Consideration of:
1) First Reading of an Ordinance to Adjust the 2022- 23 Budget to Include
Grant Funding for the School Resource Officers at Schofield and
Kennedy Middle Schools.
AN ORDINANCE AMENDING THE BUDGET OF THE CITY OF
AIKEN FOR THE FISCAL YEAR BEGINNING JULY 1, 2022, AND
ENDING JUNE 30, 2023.
2) First Reading and Public Hearing of an Ordinance Authorizing the City
of Aiken to Waive its Right of First Refusal for Lots 1 and 1A Owned
by Security Federal Bank Located in Aviation Business Park.
AN ORDINANCE AUTHORIZING THE CITY OF AIKEN TO
WAIVE ITS RIGHT OF FIRST REFUSAL IN THE PROPERTY
OWNED BY SECURITY FEDERAL BANK AND LOCATED IN
AVIATION BUSINESS PARK.

VI. PETITIONS AND REQUESTS:
1) Approval of Resolution Designating CTC Funds for Resurfacing CityMaintained Streets.
A RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING THE CITY OF AIKEN TO
RECOMMEND TO THE AIKEN COUNTY TRANSPORTATION
COMMITTEE THE EXPENDITURE OF FUNDS ALLOCATED FOR
FISCAL YEAR 2022- 2023.

VII. NONAGENDA ITEMS FROM THE PUBLIC (each speaker limited to
three minutes).

VIII. INFORMATION
a) Issues and Updates.
b) Parks, Recreation & Tourism Department Report for July, 2022.
c) Human Resources Department Report for August, 2022.
d) Engineering and Utilities Department Report for August, 2022.

IX. ADJOURNMENT
  • 22 participants
  • 1:18 hours
council
councilman
citizens
commend
courteous
proclamations
approval
amen
adjournment
aiken
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22 Aug 2022

City Council Meeting
August 22, 2022
7 PM

CALL TO ORDER
INVOCATION AND PLEDGE TO THE FLAG
GUIDELINES
ADDITIONS OR DELETIONS TO THE AGENDA

I. MINUTES:
1) Consideration of the Minutes of the Regular Council Meeting of August
8, 2022

II. PRESENTATIONS:
1) Municipal Achievement Award Presentation

III. OLD BUSINESS: Further Consideration of:
1) Approval of Appointments and Discussion of Appointees to Various
City Boards, Commissions, and Committees, Including the Community
Development Committee.
2) Second Reading and Public Hearing of an Ordinance to Rezone Property
at 2223 Whiskey Road from General Business ( GB) to Planned
Commercial (PC).
AN ORDINANCE AMENDING THE ZONING OF REAL ESTATE
LOCATED AT 2223 WHISKEY ROAD FROM GENERAL
BUSINESS ( GB) TO PLANNED COMMERCIAL ( PC).
3) Second Reading and Public Hearing of a Ordinance to Amend the FY
2022-23 Budget to Include ARPA Funds.
AN ORDINANCE AMENDING THE BUDGET OF THE CITY OF
AIKEN FOR THE FISCAL YEAR BEGINNING JULY 1, 2022, AND
ENDING JUNE 30, 2023 FOR THE WATER AND SEWER FUND -
SEWER DISTRIBUTION DIVISION.
4) Second Reading and Public Hearing of an Ordinance Approving
Development Agreement with The South Company for Union Station on
Union Street.
AN ORDINANCE AUTHORIZING THE CITY OF AIKEN TO
ENTER INTO A DEVELOPMENT AGREEMENT WITH THE
SOUTH COMPANY FOR THE DEVELOPMENT OF PROPERTY
LOCATED ON UNION STREET SE ( TPN 121- 30-04-010.
5) Second Reading and Public Hearing of an Ordinance to Amend the
Zoning Ordinance Regarding Mobile Food Venders.
AN ORDINANCE AMENDING THE ZONING ORDINANCE TO
ALLOW MOBILE FOOD VENDING WITHIN A PLANNED
INSTITUTIONAL DISTRICT.

IV. NEW BUSINESS: Consideration of:
1) First Reading of an Ordinance to Rezone Two Parcels on Park Avenue
and Beaufort Street from Light Industrial (LI) to Residential Multifamily
Low Density ( RMI).
AN ORDINANCE AMENDING THE ZONING OF REAL ESTATE
OWNED BY WILLIAM DALZELL FROM LIGHT INDUSTRIAL (LI)
TO RESIDENTIAL MULTIFAMILY LOW- DENSITY ( RML).
2) First Reading of an Ordinance to Annex Property at 3514 Augustus
Road and Zone it Residential Single- Family ( RS- 15).
AN ORDINANCE TO ANNEX PROPERTY LOCATED AT 3514
AUGUSTUS ROAD NW AND TO ZONE THE SAME RESIDENTIAL
SINGLE- FAMILY ( RS- 15).
3) First Reading of an Ordinance to Amend the City Budget for Fiscal Year
2022- 2023.
AN ORDINANCE AMENDING THE BUDGET OF THE CITY OF
AIKEN FOR THE FISCAL YEAR BEGINNING JULY 1, 2022 AND
ENDING JUNE 30, 2023.

V. PETITIONS AND REQUESTS:
1) Approval of a Resolution to Provide Water Service to Property at 1410
Hampton Avenue.
A RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING THE PROVISION OF WATER
UTILITY SERVICES TO PROPERTY LOCATED AT 1410
HAMPTON AVENUE NW.
2) Approval to Reallocate Capital Projects Sales Tax IV Funds.
3) Approval of Acceptance of Grant Award from SC Department on Aging
for Renovations at Smith-Hazel Recreation Center.

VI. INFORMATION
a) Issues and Updates.
b) Planning Commission Minutes for July 12, 2022.
c) Design Review Board Minutes for May 3, June 21, and July 14, 2022.
d) Board of Zoning Appeals Minutes for June 28, 2022.
e) General Aviation Commission Minutes for March 8, 2022.
f) Human Resources Department Report for June, and July, 2022.
g) Public Services Department Report for June, 2022.

VII. ADJOURNMENT
  • 14 participants
  • 1:18 hours
council
councilman
citizens
councilwoman
approving
mayor
courteous
speakers
adjourn
aiken
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8 Aug 2022

City Council Meeting
August 8, 2022
7 PM

CALL TO ORDER
INVOCATION AND PLEDGE TO THE FLAG
GUIDELINES
ADDITIONS OR DELETIONS TO THE AGENDA

I. MINUTES:
1) Consideration of the Minutes of the Council Meeting of July 11, 2022.

II. PRESENTATIONS:
1) Proclamation Designating August 8, 2022, as Pet Welfare Day in Aiken.

III. OLD BUSINESS: Further Consideration of:
1) Discussion of Appointments to Boards, Commissions, and Committees.

IV. NEW BUSINESS: Consideration of:
1) First Reading of an Ordinance to Rezone Property at 2223 Whiskey
Road from General Business ( GB) to Planned Commercial ( PC).
AN ORDINANCE AMENDING THE ZONING OF REAL ESTATE
LOCATED AT 2223 WHISKEY ROAD FROM GENERAL
BUSINESS (GB) TO PLANNED COMMERCIAL (PC).
2) First Reading of an Ordinance to Amend the FY 2022-23 Budget to
Include ARPA Funds.
AN ORDINANCE AMENDING THE BUDGET OF THE CITY OF
AIKEN FOR THE FISCAL YEAR BEGINNING JULY 1, 2022, AND
ENDING JUNE 30, 2023 FOR THE WATER AND SEWER FUND -
SEWER DISTRIBUTION DIVISION.
3) First Reading of an Ordinance Approving Development Agreement with
The South Company for Union Station on Union Street SE.
AN ORDINANCE AUTHORIZING THE CITY OF AIKEN TO
ENTER INTO A DEVELOPMENT AGREEMENT WITH THE
SOUTH COMPANY FOR THE DEVELOPMENT OF PROPERTY
LOCATED ON UNION STREET SE (TPN 121-30-04-010).

V. PETITIONS AND REQUESTS:
1) Approval of Resolution to Provide Water and Sanitary Sewer Services to
Property Located off Powderhouse Road.
A RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING THE PROVISION OF WATER
AND SANITARY SEWER UTILITY SERVICES TO PROPERTY
LOCATED OFF POWDERHOUSE ROAD.
2) Approval of Resolution to Accept Deed of Dedication for Water,
Sanitary Sewer, and Storm Water Systems for Phase IV, Section 10-B in
Woodside.
A RESOLUTION AUTHJORIZING THE ACCEPTANCE OF A DEED
OF DEDICATION FROM RESERVE AT HOLLOW CREEK, LLC.
3) Approval of a Resolution to Accept Deed of Dedication for Water,
Sanitary Sewer, and Storm Water Systems for True Cedar Way in
Woodside.
A RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING THE ACCEPTANCE OF A DEED
OF DEDICATION FROM TRUE CEDAR WAY, LLC.
4) Adoption of Parks, Recreation & Tourism Department Master
Plan/Needs Assessment.
5) Adoption of Tourism Strategic Plan.
6) Acceptance of FAA Grant Award for Aiken Regional Airport Runway
Design Project.

VI. INFORMATION
a) Issues and Updates.
b) Planning Commission Minutes for June 14, 2022.
c) Board of Zoning Appeals Minutes for April 26, 2022.
d) Community Development Committee Minutes for April 11, 2022.
e) Parks, Recreation & Tourism Department Report for June, 2022.
f) Public Safety Department Report for June, 2022.
g) Engineering & Utilities Department Report for June and July, 2022.

VII. ADJOURNMENT
  • 12 participants
  • 1:00 hours
council
councilman
citizens
elected
mayor
approving
courteous
welcoming
speakers
adjournment
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11 Jul 2022

City Council Meeting
June 27, 2022
7 PM

CALL TO ORDER
INVOCATION AND PLEDGE TO THE FLAG
GUIDELINES
ADDITIONS OR DELETIONS TO THE AGENDA

I. MINUTES:
1) Consideration of the Minutes of the Council Meeting of June 27, 2022.

II. PRESENTATIONS:
1) Presentation from Aiken Business Coalition Entrepreneurship Program.

III. OLD BUSINESS: Further Consideration of:
1) Discussion of Appointments to Boards, Commissions, and Committees.
2) Second Reading and Public Hearing of an Ordinance to Annex Property
at 3508 Augustus Road and Zone it Residential Single-family (RS-15).
AN ORDINANCE TO ANNEX PROPERTY LOCATED AT 3508
AUGUSTUS ROAD NW AND TO ZONE THE SAME RESIDENTIAL
SINGLE- FAMILY ( RS- 15).
3) Second Reading and Public Hearing of an Ordinance to Rezone Property
at 828 Richland Avenue W. from Office/Institutional (O) to Planned
Residential ( PR).
AN ORDINANCE AMENDING THE ZONING OF REAL ESTATE
OWNED BY AIKEN COUNTY FROM OFFICE/ INSTITUTIONAL
O) TO PLANNED RESIDENTIAL (PR).
4) Second Reading and Public Hearing of an Ordinance to Rezone Property
at 137 Prosperity Lane from Limited Manufacturing ( LM) to Planned
Commercial (PC) and Approval of a Concept Plan.
AN ORDINANCE AMENDING THE ZONING OF REAL ESTATE
LOCATED AT 137 PROSPERITY LANE FROM LIMITED
MANUFACTURING ( LM) TO PLANNED COMMERCIAL ( PC).

IV. NEW BUSINESS: Consideration of:
1) First Reading of an Ordinance to Amend the City Code Regarding
Membership of the Municipal Development Commission.
AN ORDINANCE AMENDING SECTION 11-2 OF THE AIKEN
CITY CODE REGARDING THE MEMBERSHIP OF THE
MUNICIPAL DEVELOPMENT COMMISSION.
2) First Reading of an Ordinance to Amend the Zoning Ordinance
Regarding Mobile Food Vending.
AN ORDINANCE AMENDING THE ZONING ORDINANCE TO
ALLOW MOBILE FOOD VENDING WITHIN A PLANNED
INSTITUTIONAL DISTRICT.

V. PETITIONS AND REQUESTS:
None

VI. INFORMATION
a) Issues and Updates.
b) Parks, Recreation & Tourism Department Report for May, 2022.
c) Engineering & Utilities Department Report for May, 2022.

VII. ADJOURNMENT
  • 17 participants
  • 50 minutes
councilman
councilwoman
council
elected
citizens
convene
adjourn
courteous
bylaws
speaks
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27 Jun 2022

City Council Meeting
June 27, 2022
7 PM

00:00 START OF LIVESTREAM
06:02 CALL TO ORDER
06:13 INVOCATION AND PLEDGE TO THE FLAG
07:20 GUIDELINES
08:05 ADDITIONS OR DELETIONS TO THE AGENDA

MINUTES:
08:36 1) Consideration of the Regular Meeting Minutes for June 13, 2022.

PRESENTATIONS:
09:20 1) Recognition of Two Eagle Scouts.

OLD BUSINESS: Further Consideration of:
18:17 1) Discussion of Appointments to Boards, Commissions, and Committees.
18:50 2) Second Reading and Public Hearing of an Ordinance to Amend the FY
2021-22 Budget to Provide for Revenue and Expenditures for Several
Projects.
AN ORDINANCE AMENDING THE BUDGET OF THE CITY OF
AIKEN FOR THE FISCAL YEAR BEGINNING JULY 1, 2021, AND
ENDING JUNE 30, 2022.

NEW BUSINESS: Consideration of:
20:23 1) First Reading of an Ordinance to Rezone Property at 104 Florence Street
SW from Limited Professional ( LP) to Limited Business ( LB).
AN ORDINANCE AMENDING THE ZONING OF PROPERTY
LOCATED AT 104 FLORENCE STREET SW FROM LIMITED
PROFESSIONAL ( LP) TO LIMITED BUSINESS ( LB).
1:28:20 2) First Reading of an Ordinance to Annex Property at 3508 Augustus
Road and Zone it Residential Single-family (RS-15).
AN ORDINANCE TO ANNEX PROPERTY LOCATED AT 3508
AUGUSTUS ROAD NW AND TO ZONE THE SAME RESIDENTIAL
SINGLE- FAMILY ( RS- 15).
1:29:35 3) First Reading of an Ordinance to Rezone Property at 828 Richland
Avenue W. from Office/Institutional (O) to Planned Residential (PR).
AN ORDINANCE AMENDING THE ZONING OF REAL ESTATE
OWNED BY AIKEN CUNTY FROM OFFICE/INSTITUTIONAL (O)
TO PLANNED RESIDENTIAL ( PR).
1:34:41 4) First Reading of an Ordinance to Rezone Property at 137 Prosperity
Lane from Limited Manufacturing (LM) to Planned Commercial (PC)
and Approval of a Concept Plan.
AN ORDINANCE AMENDING THE ZONING OF REAL ESTATE
LOCATED AT 137 PROSPERITY LANE FROM LIMITED
MANUFACTURING ( LM) TO PLANNED COMMERCIAL ( PC).

PETITIONS AND REQUESTS:
1:43:32 1) Approval of an Agreement with the Aiken Community Theatre for Use
of the Amentum Center for the Performing Arts.
1:46:33 2) Request from Aiken Chamber of Commerce for Use of Park Avenue for
Aiken's Makin' Event.

INFORMATION
a) Issues and Updates.
b) Planning Commission Minutes for May 10, 2022.
c) Public Services Monthly Reports for April and May, 2022.

ADJOURNMENT
  • 22 participants
  • 1:50 hours
commend
councilman
citizens
amen
come
spoke
approval
aiken
invited
president
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13 Jun 2022

City Council Meeting
June 13, 2022
7 PM

CALL TO ORDER
INVOCATION AND PLEDGE TO THE FLAG
GUIDELINES
ADDITIONS OR DELETIONS TO THE AGENDA

MINUTES:
1) Consideration of the Work Session and Regular Meeting Minutes for
May 23, 2022, and the Special Meeting of May 26, 2022.

PRESENTATIONS:
1) Presentation of Smoke Free Palmetto Certification by SC Department of Health and Environmental Control.
2) Update on the Aiken Downtown Development Association by Haley
Knight.
3) Proclamation for Juneteenth.
4) Recognition of Scout Project.

OLD BUSINESS: Further Consideration of:
1) Approval of Appointments and Discussion of Appointees to Various
City Boards, Commissions, and Committees, Including but not Limited,
to the Design Review Board, Building Code Appeals Committee, Senior
Commission, Energy and Environmental Committee, Accommodations
Tax Committee, the Arts Commission, and the Recreation Commission.
2) Second Reading and Public Hearing of an Ordinance to Annex Property on Dougherty Road and Zone it Planned Residential ( PR).
AN ORDINANCE TO ANNEX TO THE CORPORATE LIMITS OF
THE CITY OF AIKEN CERTAIN PROPERTY OWNED BY
MICHAEL D. RUBIN FAMILY, LP LOCATED NORTH OF
DOUGHERTY ROAD AND TO ZONE THE SAME PLANNED
RESIDENTIAL (PR).
3) Second Reading and Public Hearing of an Ordinance to Annex 20.04 Acres on Whiskey Road and Powderhouse, Zone it Planned Commercial (Pc) and Approve the Concept Plan.
AN ORDINANCE TO ANNEX TO THE CORPORATE LIMITS OF
THE CITY OF AIKEN CERTAIN PROPERTY OWNED BY
FERRELL LAYFAYETTE HOLLEY, JR. REVOCABLE TRUST AND
TO ZONE THE SAME PLANNED COMMERCIAL ( PC) AND
APPROVE THE PROPOSED CONCEPT PLAN.
4) Second Reading and Public Hearing of an Ordinance Approving
Incentives Application for Community Action Partnership of North
Alabama for 60 Senior Apartments in Southview Estates Located on
Whiskey Road.
AN ORDINANCE AUTHORIZING CERTAIN ECONOMIC
DEVELOPMENT INCENTIVES, PURSUANT TO ORDINANCE NO.
08132018 OF THE CITY OF AIKEN CODE OF ORDINANCES, FOR
A PROJECT DEVELOPED BY COMMUNITY ACTION
PARTNERSHIP OF NORTH ALABAMA - SOUTHVIEW ESTATES;
APPROVING AN ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT INDUCEMENT
AND INCENTIVE AGREEMENT; AND OTHER MATTERS
RELATED THERETO.
5) Second Reading and Public Hearing of an Ordinance to Set the FY
2022-23 Millage Rate.
AN ORDINANCE TO PROVIDE FOR THE LEVY OF TAXES FOR
ORDINARY CITY PURPOSES IN THE CITY OF AIKEN FOR THE
FISCAL YEAR BEGINNING JULY 1, 2022, SET THE MILLAGE AT
SIXTY (60) MILLS AND TO PROVIDE FOR THE EXPENDITURES
THEREOF.
6) Second Reading and Public Hearing of an Ordinance to Adopt the Fiscal Year 2022-23 Budget.
AN ORDINANCE ADOPTING A BUDGET PROPOSED BY THE
CITY MANAGER, CONTAINING ESTIMATES OF PROPOSED
REVENUES AND EXPENDITURES BY THE CITY OF AIKEN FOR
THE FISCAL YEAR BEGINNING JULY 1, 2022, AND ENDING
JUNE 30, 2023, AND DECLARING THAT IT SHALL CONSTITUTE
THE BUDGET OF THE CITY OF AIKEN.

NEW BUSINESS: Consideration of:
1) First Reading of an Ordinance to Amend the FY 2021- 22 Budget to
Provide for Revenue and Expenditures for Several Projects.
AN ORDINANCE AMENDING THE BUDGET OF THE CITY OF
AIKEN FOR THE FISCAL YEAR BEGINNING JULY 1, 2021, AND
ENDING JUNE 30, 2022.

PETITIONS AND REQUESTS:
1) Request for Approval of a Fire Works Display at Generations Park on Sunday, June 26, 2022.
2) Approval of Request to Expend CPST III Funds for Repair of Pine Log Well Pump and Shaft.
3) Acceptance of Grant from SC Rural Infrastructure Authority for
Stormwater Project and Approval of Match Funding from CPST IV
funds

INFORMATION
a) Issues and Updates.
b) Arts Commission Minutes for March 29 2022,
c) Parks, Recreation & Tourism Department Report for April, 2022.
d) Engineering and Utilities Department Report for April, 2022.
e) Human Resources Department Report for May, 2022.

ADJOURNMENT
  • 12 participants
  • 1:21 hours
council
councilman
councilwoman
citizens
approving
amen
courteous
consultation
speak
adjourn
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23 May 2022

City Council Meeting
May 23, 2022
7 PM

CALL TO ORDER
INVOCATION AND PLEDGE TO THE FLAG
GUIDELINES
ADDITIONS OR DELETIONS TO THE AGENDA

MINUTES:
1) Consideration of the Minutes of the Work Session and Regular Meeting of May 9, 2022.

PRESENTATIONS:
1) Presentation of Green Horse Environmental Stewardship Awards by
Energy and Environmental Committee.

OLD BUSINESS: Further Consideration of:
1) Discussion of Appointees to Various City Boards, Commissions and
Committees.
2) Second Reading and Public Hearing of an Ordinance to Annex Property on University Parkway, Zone it Single- Family Attached ( RSA) and Approve a Concept Plan.
AN ORDINANCE TO ANNEX PROPERTY LOCATED ON
UNIVERSITY PARKWAY AND TO ZONE THE SAME SINGLE
FAMILY ATTACHED (RSA).
3) Second Reading and Public Hearing of an Ordinance to Establish New Charges for Water and Sewer Service.
AN ORDINANCE ESTABLISHING NEW CHARGES FOR WATER
AND SEWER SERVICE.

NEW BUSINESS: Consideration of:
1) First Reading of an Ordinance to Annex Property On Dougherty Road and Zone it Planned Residential (PR).
AN ORDINANCE TO ANNEX TO THE CORPORATE LIMITS OF
THE CITY OF AIKEN CERTAIN PROPERTY OWNED BY
MICHEAL D. RUBIN FAMILY, LP LOCATED NORTH OF
DOUGHERTY ROAD AND TO ZONE THE SAME PLANNED
RESIDENTIAL (PR).
2) First Reading of an Ordinance to Annex 20.04 Acres on Whiskey Road and Powderhouse, Zone it Planned Commercial (PC) and Approve the Concept Plan.
AN ORDINANCE TO ANNEX TO THE CORPORATE LIMITS OF
THE CITY OF AIKEN CERTAIN PROPERTY OWNED BY
FERRELL LAYFAYETTE HOLLEY, JR REVOCABLE TRUST AND
TO ZONE THE SAME PLANNED COMMERCIAL (PC) AND
APPROVE THE PROPOSED CONCEPT PLAN.
3) First Reading of an Ordinance to Rezone Two Parcels on Park Avenue and Beaufort Street from Light Industrial (LI) to Residential Multifamily Low Density ( RML).
AN ORDINANCE AMENDING THE ZONING OF REAL ESTATE
OWNED BY WILLIAM DALZELL FROM LIGHT INDUSTRIAL ( LI)
TO RESIDENTIAL MULTIFAMILY LOW-DENSITY (RML)
4) First Reading of an Ordinance Approving Incentives Application for
Community Action Partnership of North Alabama for 60 Senior
Apartments in Southview Estates Located on Whiskey Road.
AN ORDINANCE AUTHORIZING CERTAIN ECONOMIC
DEVELOPMENT INCENTIVES, PURSUANT TO ORDIANNCE NO.
08132018 OF THE CITY OF AIKEN CODE OF ORDINANCES, FOR
A PROJECT DEVELOPED BY COMMUNITY ACTION
PARTNERSHIP OF NORTH ALABAMA - SOUTHVIEW ESTATES;
APPROVING AN ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT INDUCEMENT
AND INCENTIVE AGREEMENT; AND OTHER MATTERS
RELATED THERETO.

PETITIONS AND REQUESTS:
1) Approval of Resolution to Continue to Participate in the Lower
Savannah Regional Housing Consortium.
A RESOLUTION AGREEING TO CONTINUE TO PARTICIPATE IN
THE LOWER SAVANNAH REGIONAL HOME CONSORTIUM.
2) Request for Approval for Expenditure of Capital Projects Sales Tax
Funds For Additional Work on the Sanitary Sewer Lines in Downtown
Grid.
3) Approval of Bid for Recreation Pump Station Force Main Replacement and Expenditure of Capital Projects Sales Tax IV Funds.
4) Reallocation of Capital Projects Sales Tax III Funds.
5) Banner Policy.

INFORMATION
a) Issues and Updates.
b) Planning Commission Minutes for April 12, 2022.
c) Design Review Board Minutes for March 1 and 17, and April 19, 2022.
d) Board of Zoning Appeals Minutes for March 22, 2022.

ADJOURNMENT
  • 14 participants
  • 1:37 hours
council
councilman
citizens
amen
mayor
thank
respectful
approving
speak
pledge
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9 May 2022

City Council Meeting
May 9, 2022
7 PM

CALL TO ORDER
INVOCATION AND PLEDGE TO THE FLAG
GUIDELINES
ADDITIONS OR DELETIONS TO THE AGENDA

I. MINUTES:
1) Consideration of the Minutes of the Work Session and Regular Meeting of April 25, 2022.

II. PRESENTATIONS:
1) Resolution for Mike Harvey Award for PSO Kevin Simmons.

III. OLD BUSINESS: Further Consideration of:
1) Approval of Appointments and Discussion of Appointees to Various
City Boards, Commissions, and Committees, Including but not Limited
to, the Recreation Commission.
2) Second Reading and Public Hearing of an Ordinance to Rezone Property at 2265 Whiskey Road and Approve a Concept Plan.
AN ORDINANCE AMENDING THE ZONING OF REAL ESTATE
LOCATED AT 2265 WHISKEY ROAD FROM GENERAL
BUSINESS (GB) TO PLANNED COMMERCIAL (PC).
3) Second Reading and Public Hearing of an Ordinance to Annex 5.873 Acres on Jefferson Davis Highway, Zone it Planned Commercial ( PC) and Approve a Concept Plan.
AN ORDINANCE TO ANNEX PROPERTY LOCATED AT THE
INTERSECTION OF JEFFERSON DAVIS HIGHWAY AND
ROBERT M. BELL PARKWAY AND TO ZONE THE SAME
PLANNED COMMERCIAL (PC).
4) Second Reading and Public Hearing of an Ordinance to Annex Property on University Parkway, Zone it Single-Family Attached (RSA) and Approve a Concept Plan.
AN ORDINANCE TO ANNEX PROPERTY LOCATED ON
UNIVERSITY PARKWAY AND TO ZONE THE SAME SINGLE
FAMILY ATTACHED (RSA)
5) Second Reading and Public Hearing of an Ordinance to Convey a
Portion of the 100 Block of Newberry Street SW to RPM Development
Partners, LLC.
AN ORDINANCE APPROVING THE CONVEYANCE OF A
PORTION OF THE 100 BLOCK OF NEWBERRY STREET SW TO
RPM DEVELOPMENT PARTNERS, LLC

IV. NEW BUSINESS: Consideration of:
1) First Reading and Public Hearing of an Ordinance to Establish New
Charges for Water and Sewer Service.
AN ORDINANCE ESTABLISHING NEW CHARGES FOR WATER
AND SEWER SERVICE.
2) First Reading of an Ordinance to Set the FY 2022-23 Millage Rate.
AN ORDINANCE TO PROVIDE FOR THE LEVY OF TAXES FOR
ORDINARY CITY PURPOSES IN THE CITY OF AIKEN FOR THE
FISCAL YEAR BEGINNING JULY 1, 2022, SET THE MILLAGE AT
SIXTY ( 60) MILLS AND TO PROVIDE FOR THE EXPENDITURES
THEREOF.
3) First Reading and Public Hearing of an Ordinance to Adopt the Fiscal Year 2022-23 Budget.
AN ORDINANCE ADOPTING A BUDGET PROPOSED BY THE
CITY MANAGER, CONTAINING ESTIMATES OF PROPOSED
REVENUES AND EXPENDITURES BY THE CITY OF AIKEN FOR
THE FISCAL YEAR BEGINNING JULY 1, 2022, AND ENDING
JUNE 30, 2023, AND DECLARING THAT IT SHALL CONSTITUTE
THE BUDGET OF THE CITY OF AIKEN.

V. PETITIONS AND REQUESTS:
1) Requests for Banners for Various Events.
2) Request to Approve a Fireworks Display on July 4, 2022, at The Reserve Club at Woodside.

VI. INFORMATION
a) Issues and Updates.
b) Community Development Committee Minutes for April 11, 2022.
c) Public Services Department Report for March, 2022
d) Human Resources Department Reports for March and April, 2022.
e) Airport Committee Minutes for January 11, 2022.

VII. ADJOURNMENT
  • 45 participants
  • 3:11 hours
council
councilman
councilwoman
citizens
elected
respectfully
approving
ordinances
amen
speak
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25 Apr 2022

City Council Meeting
April 25, 2022
7PM

CALL TO ORDER
INVOCATION AND PLEDGE TO THE FLAG
GUIDELINES
ADDITIONS OR DELETIONS TO THE AGENDA

MINUTES:
1) Consideration of the Minutes of the Work Session and Regular Meeting of April 11, 2022.

II. OLD BUSINESS: Further Consideration of:
1) Approval of Appointments and Discussion of Appointees to Various
City Boards, Commissions, and Committees.

III. NEW BUSINESS: Consideration of:
1) First Reading of an Ordinance to Rezone Property at 2265 Whiskey
Road and Approve a Concept Plan.
AN ORDINANCE AMENDING THE ZONING OF REAL ESTATE
LOCATED AT 2265 WHISKEY ROAD FROM GENERAL
BUSIENSS (GB) TO PLANNED COMMERCIAL (PC).
2) First Reading of an Ordinance to Annex 5.873 Acres on Jefferson Davis Highway, Zone it Planned Commercial (PC) and Approve a Concept Plan.
AN ORDINANCE TO ANNEX PROPERTY LOCATED AT THE
INTERSECTION OF JEFFERSON DAVIS HIGHWAY AND
ROBERT M. BELL PARKWAY AND TO ZONE THE SAME
PLANNED COMMERCIAL (PC).
3) First Reading of an Ordinance to Annex Property on University
Parkway, Zone it Single-Family Attached (RSA) and Approve a Concept Plan.
AN ORDINANCE TO ANNEX PROPERTY LOCATED ON
UNIVERSITY PARKWAY AND TO ZONE THE SAME SINGLE
FAMILY ATTACHED ( RSA).

IV. PETITIONS AND REQUESTS:
1) Approval of a Resolution to Provide Water and Sanitary Sewer Services to Advanced Manufacturing Collaborative (AMC) on Trolley Line Road.
A RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING THE PROVISION OF WATER
AND SANITARY SEWER UTILITY SERVICES TO PROPERTY
LOCATED ON TROLLEY LINE ROAD.
2) Approval of Bid for City Road Resurfacing.
3) Approval of Capital Projects Sales Tax III and IV Funds.
4) Approval of Resolution to Accept Deed of Dedication for Streets, Water and Sanitary Sewer Lines and Related Equipment for Powderhouse Landing, Phase V.
A RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING THE ACCEPTANCE OF A DEED
OF DEDICATION FOR ROADS, SANITARY SEWER AND WATER
FACILITIES IN POWDERHOUSE LANDING, PHASE V FROM
POWDERHOUSE DEVELOPMENT.

V. INFORMATION
a) Issues and Updates.
b) Planning Commission Minutes for March 15, 2022.
c) Board of Zoning Appeals for February 22, 2022.
d) Engineering and Utilities Report for March, 2022.
e) Human Resources Department Report on Vacancies.

VI. ADJOURNMENT
  • 11 participants
  • 44 minutes
citizens
amen
prayers
councilman
thank
speak
president
chief
adjourn
aiken
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11 Apr 2022

City Council Meeting
April 11, 2022
7 PM

CALL TO ORDER
INVOCATION AND PLEDGE TO THE FLAG
GUIDELINES
ADDITIONS OR DELETIONS TO THE AGENDA

I. MINUTES:
1) Consideration of the Minutes of the Joint Executive Session with AMDC on March 22, 2022, and the Work Session and Regular Meeting of March 28, 2022.

II. OLD BUSINESS: Further Consideration of:
1) Approval of Appointments and Discussion of Appointees to Various
City Boards, Commissions, and Committees.
2) Second Reading and Public Hearing of an Ordinance to Annex 13.75 Acres on Whiskey Road and Approval of a Concept Plan.
AN ORDINANCE TO ANNEX TO THE CORPORATE LIMITS OF
THE CITY OF AIKEN CERTAIN PROPERTY LOCATED WEST OF
WHISKEY ROAD AND NORTH OF STRATFORD DRIVE AND TO
ZONE THE SAME PLANNED RESIDENTIAL ( PR) AND TO
APPROVE A CONCEPT PLAN.
3) Second Reading and Public Hearing of an Ordinance Approving the
Quitclaim of a Strip of Property on Park Avenue SE to Yancy & Rogers, LLC.
AN ORDINANCE APPROVING THE QUITCLAIM OF A STRIP OF
PROPERTY ON PARK AVENUE TO YANCY & ROGERS, LLC.
4) Second Reading and Public Hearing of an Ordinance to Adjust the 2021-22 Budget to Include Grant Funding for Crime Analytics Software.
AN ORDINANCE AMENDING THE BUDGET OF THE CITY OF
AIKEN FOR THE FISCAL YEAR BEGINNING JULY 1, 2021, AND
ENDING JUNE 30, 2022.
5) Second Reading and Public Hearing of an Ordinance to Sell Lot on
Williamsburg Street NE to SCS Real Estate Holdings.
AN ORDINANCE APPROVING THE SALE OF PROPERTY
LOCATED AT 157 WILLIAMSBURG STREET NE TO SCS REAL
ESTATE HOLDINGS.

III. NEW BUSINESS: Consideration of:
1) Approval of Memorandum of Understanding with GreenGo Recycling LLC for Yard Debris.

IV. PETITIONS AND REQUESTS:
1) Approval of a Resolution to Accept Deed of Dedication for Sanitary
Sewer Lines in Summerton Village.
A RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING THE ACCEPTANCE OF A DEED
OF DEDICATION FROM BEAZLEY DEVELOPMENT COMPANY, INC.
2) Request for Placing Banners in the Downtown to Celebrate 75th
Anniversary of First Baptist Church Preschool.

V. INFORMATION
a) Issues and Updates.
b) Community Development Block Grant Annual Action Plan Executive
Summary.
c) Parks, Recreation & Tourism Department Report for February, 2022.
d) Public Services Department Report for February, 2022.

VI. ADJOURNMENT
  • 10 participants
  • 52 minutes
council
councilman
councilwoman
citizens
approving
ordinance
courteous
adjourn
speak
church
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28 Mar 2022

City Council Meeting
March 28, 2022
7 PM

CALL TO ORDER
INVOCATION AND PLEDGE TO THE FLAG
GUIDELINES
ADDITIONS OR DELETIONS TO THE AGENDA

I. MINUTES:
1) Consideration of the Minutes of the Work Session of March 7, 2022, and the Work Session and Regular Meetings of March 14, 2022.

II. PRESENTATIONS:
1) Proclamation Proclaiming April as Fair Housing Month.
2) Proclamation Naming April as Child Abuse Prevention Month and
Request to Plant a Garden of Pinwheels on Newberry Street.
3) Update on Hitchcock Woods Project.

III. OLD BUSINESS: Further Consideration of:
1) Approval of Appointments and Discussion of Appointees to Various
City Boards, Commissions, and Committees.

IV. NEW BUSINESS: Consideration of:
1) First Reading of an Ordinance to Convey a Portion of the 100 Block of Newberry Street SW to RPM Development Partners, LLC.
AN ORDINANCE APPROVING THE CONVEYANCE OF A
PORTION OF THE 100 BLOCK OF NEWBERRY STREET SW TO
RPM DEVELOPMENT PARTNERS, LLC.
2) First Reading of an Ordinance to Annex Property on Whiskey Road
North of Stratford Drive and Consider a Proposed Concept Plan.
AN ORDINANCE TO ANNEX TO THE CORPORATE LIMITS OF
THE CITY OF AIKEN CERTAIN PROPERTY LOCATED WEST OF
WHISKEY ROAD AND NORTH OF STRATFORD DRIVE AND TO
ZONE THE SAME PLANNED RESIDENTIAL (PR) AND TO
APPROVE A CONCEPT PLAN.
3) First Reading of an Ordinance to Rezone Three Parcels on Park Avenue, Beaufort and Berkley Street and Consider Approval of a Concept Plan for Townhomes on the Parcels.
AN ORDINANCE AMENDING THE ZONING OF REAL ESTATE
LOCATED AT 1205 PARK AVENUE SE FROM LIGHT
INDUSTRIAL (LI) AND RESIDENTIAL MULTIFAMILY LOWDENSITY ( RML) TO SINGLE- FAMILY ATTACHED ( RSA) AND
APPROVAL OF A CONCEPT PLAN.
4) First Reading of an Ordinance Approving the Quitclaim of a Strip of
Property on Park Avenue SE to Yancy & Rogers, LLC.
AN ORDINANCE APPROVING THE QUITCLAIM OF A STRIP OF
PROPERTY ON PARK AVENUE TO YANCY & ROGERS, LLC.
5) Approval of Grant Award from the United States Department of Justice.
6) First Reading of an Ordinance to Adjust the 2021-22 Budget to Include Grant Funding for Crime Analytics Software.
AN ORDINANCE AMENDING THE BUDGET OF THE CITY OF
AIKEN FOR THE FISCAL YEAR BEGINNING JULY 1, 2021, AND
ENDING JUNE 30, 2022.

V. PETITIONS AND REQUESTS:
1) Approval of a Resolution to Accept Deed of Dedication for Certain
Streets, Sanitary Sewer Lines, Water Lines, and Storm Sewer Lines and Related Equipment in Danbrooke Village.
A RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING THE ACCEPTANCE OF A DEED
OF DEDICATION FROM BEAZLEY DEVELOPMENT COMPANY,
INC.
2) Recommendations from Accommodations Tax Committee for
Allocation of Funds from the 2022- 23 Cycle.
3) Approval of a Resolution Allocating the Proceeds from the Capital
Projects Sales Tax.
A RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING THE REALLOCATION OF
PROCEEDS FROM THE CAPITAL PROJECTS SALES TAX.
4) Approval of Capital Projects Sales Tax IV Funds.

VI. INFORMATION
a) Issues and Updates.
b) Planning Commission Minutes for February 15, 2022.
c) Design Review Board Minutes for January 4, February 1 and 17, 2022.
d) Board of Zoning Appeals Minutes for November 23, 2021, and January
6, 2022.
e) Human Resources Report for January, 2022.
f) Public Services Department Report for January, 2022.

VII. ADJOURNMENT
  • 34 participants
  • 3:10 hours
council
councilman
citizens
councilwoman
ordinances
elected
approving
courteous
notice
adjourn
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14 Mar 2022

City Council Meeting
March 14, 2022
7 PM

CALL TO ORDER
INVOCATION AND PLEDGE TO THE FLAG
GUIDELINES
ADDITIONS OR DELETIONS TO THE AGENDA

MINUTES:
1) Consideration of the Minutes of the Regular Meeting of February 28, 2022.

OLD BUSINESS: Further Consideration of:
1) Approval of Appointments and Discussion of Appointees to Various
Boards, Commissions and Committees.
2) Second Reading and Public Hearing of an Ordinance to Rezone 712
Chafee Lane SW from Residential Single-Family RS-15 to Limited
Professional ( LP).
AN ORDINANCE TO REZONE CERTAIN PROPERTY LOCATED
AT 712 CHAFEE LANE SW FROM RESIDENTIAL SINGLEFAMILY (RS-15) TO LIMITED PROFESSIONAL (LP).
3) Second Reading and Public Hearing of an Ordinance to Rezone 901 and 925 Park Avenue SE from General Business to Residential SingleFamily RS- 10.
AN ORDINANCE AMENDING THE ZONING OF REAL ESTATE
LOCATED AT 901 AND 925 PARK AVENUE SE FROM GENERAL
BUSINESS (GB) TO RESIDENTIAL SINGLE-FAMILY (RS-10).
4) Second Reading and Public Hearing of an Ordinance Providing for the Issuance and Sale of Water and Sewer System Revenue Bonds Not Exceeding $ 4,500,000.
A SERIES ORDINANCE PROVIDING FOR THE ISSUANCE AND
SALE OF WATER AND SEWER SYSTEM REVENUE BONDS OF
THE CITY OF AIKEN, SOUTH CAROLINA, IN THE AGGREGATE
PRINCIPAL AMOUNT OF NOT EXCEEDING $ 4,500, 000 AND
OTHER MATTERS RELATING THERETO.

NEW BUSINESS: Consideration of:
none

PETITIONS AND REQUESTS:
1) Request to Place Banners and Ribbons in the Downtown to Promote Events.

INFORMATION
a) Issues and Updates.
b) Arts Commission Minutes for February 1, 2022.
c) Public Services Department Report for December, 2021.
d) Public Safety Department Report for January, 2022.
e) Engineering & Utilities Department Report for February, 2022.

ADJOURNMENT
  • 7 participants
  • 37 minutes
citizens
councilman
courteous
amen
thank
chairman
appoint
counsel
come
adjourn
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28 Feb 2022

City Council Meeting
February 28, 2022
7 PM

CALL TO ORDER
INVOCATION AND PLEDGE TO THE FLAG
GUIDELINES
ADDITIONS OR DELETIONS TO THE AGENDA

MINUTES:
1) Consideration of the Minutes of the Regular Meeting of February 14, 2022.

OLD BUSINESS: Further Consideration of:
1) Approval of Appointments and Discussion of Appointees to Various
Boards, Commissions and Committees.
2) Second Reading and Public Hearing of an Ordinance to Revoke the
Annexation of Certain Property Formerly Owned by the City of Aiken
and Located Near Dougherty Road.
AN ORDINANCE TO REVOKE THE ANNEXATION OF CERTAIN
PROPERTY FORMERLY OWNED BY THE CITY OF AIKEN AND
LOCATED NEAR DOUGHERTY ROAD.

NEW BUSINESS: Consideration of:
1) First Reading of an Ordinance to Rezone 712 Chafee Lane SW from
Residential Single-Family RS-15 to Limited Professional (LP).
AN ORDINANCE TO REZONE CERTAIN PROPERTY LOCATED
AT 712 CHAFEE LANE SW FROM RESIDENTIAL SINGLEFAMILY ( RS- 15) TO LIMITED PROFESSIONAL ( LP).
2) First Reading of an Ordinance to Rezone 901 and 925 Park Avenue SE from General Business to Residential Single Family RS-10.
AN ORDINANCE AMENDING THE ZONING OF REAL ESTATE
LOCATED AT 901 AND 925 PARK AVENUE SE FROM GENERAL
BUSINESS ( GB) TO RESIDENTIAL SINGLE- FAMILY ( RS-10).
3) First Reading and Public Hearing of an Ordinance Providing for the
Issuance and Sale of Water and Sewer System Revenue Bonds Not
Exceeding $ 4,500,000.
A SERIES ORDINANCE PROVIDING FOR THE ISSUANCE AND
SALE OF WATER AND SEWER SYSTEM REVENUE BONDS OF
THE CITY OF AIKEN, SOUTH CAROLINA, IN THE AGGREGATE
PRINCIPAL AMOUNT OF NOT EXCEEDING $ 4,500, 000 AND
OTHER MATTERS RELATING THERETO.

PETITIONS AND REQUESTS:
1) A Resolution Authorizing the City of Aiken to Apply for a Grant from
the Land and Water Conservation Fund for Work Related to the SmithHazel Park Rehabilitation Project.
A RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING THE CITY OF AIKEN TO APPLY
FOR A GRANT FROM THE LAND AND WATER CONSERVATION
FUND FOR WORK RELATED TO THE SMITH- HAZEL PARK
REHABILITATION PROJECT.

INFORMATION
a) Issues and Updates.
b) Planning Commission Minutes for January 11, 2022.
c) Community Development Committee Minutes for January 24, 2022.
d) Engineering and Utilities Department Report for January, 2022.
e) Planning Commission Recommendations for 5 Year Capital
Improvement Program.

ADJOURNMENT
  • 13 participants
  • 60 minutes
council
councilman
councilwoman
citizens
mayor
courteous
amen
blessing
speakers
aiken
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14 Feb 2022

City Council Meeting
February 14, 2022
7 PM

CALL TO ORDER
INVOCATION AND PLEDGE TO THE FLAG
GUIDELINES
ADDITIONS OR DELETIONS TO THE AGENDA

MINUTES:
1) Consideration of the Minutes of the Regular Meeting of January 24, 2022, the Work Session of January 27, 2022, and the Executive Session of February 7, 2022.

OLD BUSINESS: Further Consideration of:
1) Approval of Appointments and Discussion of Appointees to Various
Boards, Commissions and Committees.
2) Second Reading and Public Hearing of an Ordinance to Amend the
Concept Plan for the Village at Woodside to Allow Construction of 14
Multi-family Apartments on Society Hill Drive.
AN ORDINANCE AMENDING THE CONCEPT PLAN FOR
PROPERTY LOCATED IN THE VILLAGE AT WOODSIDE.
3) Second Reading and Public Hearing of an Ordinance to Annex Property at 915 Brookhaven Drive and Zone it Planned Commercial ( PC).
AN ORDINANCE TO ANNEX PROPERTY LOCATED AT 915
BROOKHAVEN DRIVE AND TO ZONE THE SAME PLANNED
COMMERCIAL (PC).
4) Second Reading and Public Hearing of an Ordinance to Annex Property at 336 Savannah Drive and Zone it Residential Single- Family ( RS- 15).
AN ORDINANCE TO ANNEX PROPERTY LOCATED AT 336
SAVANNAH DRIVE AND TO ZONE THE SAME RESIDENTIAL
SINGLE-FAMILY (RS-15).
5) Second Reading and Public Hearing of an Ordinance to Annex Property at 109 Lynwood Drive and Zone it Residential Single-Family (RS-15).
AN ORDINANCE TO ANNEX PROPERTY LOCATED AT 109
LYNWOOD DRIVE AND TO ZONE THE SAME RESIDENTIAL
SINGLE- FAMILY ( RS- 15).
6) Second Reading and Public Hearing of an Ordinance to Annex Property at 183 East Pine Log Road and Zone it Residential Single-Family (RS10).
AN ORDINANCE TO ANNEX PROPERTY LOCATED AT 183 EAST
PINE LOG ROAD AND TO ZONE THE SAME RESIDENTIAL
SINGLE-FAMILY (RS-10).
7) Second Reading and Public Hearing of an Ordinance to Amend the FY 2021- 22 Budget for Several Items.
AN ORDINANCE AMENDING THE BUDGET OF THE CITY OF
AIKEN FOR THE FISCAL YEAR BEGINNING JULY 1, 2021, AND
ENDING JUNE 30, 2022.

NEW BUSINESS: Consideration of:
1) First Reading of an Ordinance to Revoke the Annexation of Certain
Property Formerly Owned by the City of Aiken and Located Near
Dougherty Road.
AN ORDINANCE TO REVOKE THE ANNEXATION OF CERTAIN
PROPERTY FORMERLY OWNED BY THE CITY OF AIKEN AND
LOCATED NEAR DOUGHERTY ROAD.
2) First Reading of an Ordinance to Sell Lot on Williamsburg Street to SCS Real Estate Holdings.
AN ORDINANCE APPROVING THE SALE OF PROPERTY
LOCATED AT 157 WILLIAMSBURG STREET NE TO SCS REAL
ESTATE HOLDINGS.
3) Approval of Aiken City Court Jury Box for 2022.

PETITIONS AND REQUESTS:
1) Request for Banners in the Downtown Area Promoting Community
Events.

INFORMATION
a) Issues and Updates.
b) Municipal Development Commission Minutes for December 14, 2021.
c) Recreation Commission Minutes for November 30, 2021.
d) Arts Commission Minutes for December 7, 2021.
e) Public Services Department Report for November, 2021.
f) Public Safety Department Report for December, 2021.
g) Human Resources Department Report for January, 2022.

ADJOURNMENT
  • 16 participants
  • 1:39 hours
councilman
council
councilwoman
citizens
elected
bylaws
greet
courteous
ceremony
speakers
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24 Jan 2022

City Council Meeting
January 24, 2022
7 PM

CALL TO ORDER
INVOCATION AND PLEDGE TO THE FLAG
GUIDELINES
ADDITIONS OR DELETIONS TO THE AGENDA

I. MINUTES:
1) Consideration of the Minutes of the Work Session and Regular Meeting of January 10, 2022.

II. OLD BUSINESS: Further Consideration of:
1) Approval of Appointments and Discussion of Appointees to Various
Boards, Commissions and Committees.
2) Second Reading and Public Hearing of an Ordinance to Amend Sec. 22-36 "Prohibited Noise Activities" of the City Code.
3) Second Reading and Public Hearing of an Ordinance to Approve a
Concept Plan for Property Located on Neilson Street.
4) Second Reading and Public Hearing of an Ordinance to Annex Two
Properties Owned by the City of Aiken Located Near Pawnee and
Neilson Street.
5) Second Reading and Public Hearing of an Ordinance to Annex Property at 902 Cherokee Street and Zone it Residential Single-Family (RS-10).
6) Second Reading and Public Hearing of an Ordinance to Annex Property at 1313 Evans Road and Zone it Residential Single- Family ( RS- 15).
7) Second Reading and Public Hearing of an Ordinance to Amend the FY 2021- 22 Budget to Provide Funding for Repairs to the Fire Suppression System at the Thoroughbred Racing Hall of Fame.
8) Second Reading and Public Hearing of an Ordinance to Adjust the FY 2021-22 Budget to Include Grant Funding for the School Resource
Officer at Kennedy Middle School.

III. NEW BUSINESS: Consideration of:
1) First Reading of an Ordinance to Amend the Concept Plan for the
Village at Woodside to Allow Construction of 14 Multi-family
Apartments on Society Hill Drive.
AN ORDINANCE AMENDING THE CONCEPT PLAN FOR
PROPERTY LOCATED IN THE VILLAGE AT WOODSIDE.
2) First Reading of an Ordinance to Annex Property at 915 Brookhaven Drive and Zone it Planned Commercial ( PC).
AN ORDINANCE TO ANNEX PROPERTY LOCATED AT 915
BROOKHAVEN DRIVE AND TO ZONE THE SAME PLANNED
COMMERCIAL ( PC).
3) First Reading of an Ordinance to Annex Property at 336 Savannah Drive and Zone it Residential Single- Family ( RS- 15).
AN ORDINANCE TO ANNEX PROPERTY LOCATED AT 336
SAVANNAH DRIVE AND TO ZONE THE SAME RESIDENTIAL
SINGLE- FAMILY ( RS- 15).
4) First Reading of an Ordinance to Annex Property at 109 Lynwood Drive and Zone it Residential Single-Family (RS-15).
AN ORDINANCE TO ANNEX PROPERTY LOCATED AT 109
LYNWOOD DRIVE AND TO ZONE THE SAME RESIDENTIAL
SINGLE- FAMILY ( RS- 15).
5) First Reading of an Ordinance to Annex Property at 183 East Pine Log Road and Zone it Residential Single-Family (RS-10).
AN ORDINANCE TO ANNEX PROPERTY LOCATED AT 183 EAST
PINE LOG ROAD AND TO ZONE THE SAME RESIDENTIAL
SINGLE- FAMILY ( RS- 10).
6) First Reading and Public Hearing of an Ordinance Approving the Sale of Two Parcels of Property to CTR, LLC.
AN ORDINANCE APPROVING THE SALE OF TWO PARCELS OF
PROPERTY TO CTR, LLC.
7) Resolution to Accept Conveyance of the Center for African American History, Art & Culture Center Property Located at 120 York Street NE to the City of Aiken.
A RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING THE ACCEPTANCE OF A DEED
FROM THE CENTER FOR AFRICAN AMERICAN HISTORY, ART
CULTURE FOR PROPERTY LOCATED AT 120 YORK STREET,
NORTHEAST.
8) First Reading of an Ordinance to Amend the FY 2021-22 Budget for
Several Items.
AN ORDINANCE AMENDING THE BUDGET OF THE CITY OF
AIKEN FOR THE FISCAL YEAR BEGINNING JULY 1, 2021, AND
ENDING JUNE 30, 2022.

IV. PETITIONS AND REQUESTS:
1) Approval of a Resolution to Accept Deed of Dedication for Water,
Sanitary Sewer, and Storm Water Systems and Related Equipment and Easements for Commonwealth Extension, Phase IV, Section 3-B in
Woodside.
A RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING THE ACCEPTANCE OF A DEED
OF DEDICATION FROM RESERVE AT HOLLOW CREEK, LLC.
2) Approval of a Resolution to Accept Deed of Dedication for Water and Sewer Lines in Townhomes of Chukker Creek Phase 2 A & B.
A RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING THE ACCEPTANCE OF A DEED OF
DEDICATION FROM J & M PROPERTY, LLC.
3) Request to Place Banners in the Downtown to Promote the Aiken Trials.

V. INFORMATION
a) Issues and Updates.
b) Planning Commission Minutes for December 14, 2021.
c) Design Review Board Minutes for December 7, 2021.
d) Senior Commission Minutes for December 21, 2021.
e) Engineering & Utilities Department Report for December, 2021.
f) Parks, Recreation & Tourism Department Report for December, 2021.
g) Public Safety Department Report for November, 2021.
h) Human Resources Department Report for December, 2021.

VI. ADJOURNMENT
  • 19 participants
  • 2:31 hours
citizens
councilman
council
courteous
thank
ordinances
adjourn
approving
covenants
notice
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10 Jan 2022

City Council Meeting
January 10, 2022
7PM

CALL TO ORDER
INVOCATION AND PLEDGE TO THE FLAG
GUIDELINES
ADDITIONS OR DELETIONS TO THE AGENDA

MINUTES:
1) Consideration of the Minutes of the Work Session and Regular Meeting of December 13, 2021.

OLD BUSINESS: Further Consideration of:
1) Approval of Appointments and Discussion of Appointees to Various
Boards, Commissions and Committees.
2) Second Reading and Public Hearing of an Ordinance for the City of
Aiken to Participate in the CDBG Section 108 Loan Guarantee Program.
AN ORDINANCE AUTHORIZING THE CITY OF AIKEN TO
ACCEPT A LOAN FROM THE UNITED STATES DEPARTMENT
OF HOUSING AND URBAN DEVELOPMENT FOR THE FUNDING
OF THE WILLIAMSBURG STREET REDEVELOPMENT PROJECT.

NEW BUSINESS: Consideration of:
1) First Reading of an Ordinance to Approve a Concept Plan for Property Located on Neilson Street.
AN ORDINANCE TO APPROVE THE CONCEPT PLAN FOR
PROPERTY LOCATED NEAR NEILSON STREET.
2) First Reading of an Ordinance to Annex Two Properties Owned by the City of Aiken Located Near Pawnee and Neilson Street.
AN ORDINANCE TO ANNEX TWO PROPERTIES TO THE CITY
OF AIKEN.
3) First Reading of an Ordinance to Annex Property at 902 Cherokee Street and Zone it Residential Single-family (RS-10).
AN ORDINANCE TO ANNEX PROPERTY LOCATED AT 902
CHEROKEE STREET AND TO ZONE THE SAME RESIDENTIAL
SINGLE- FAMILY ( RS- 10).
4) First Reading of an Ordinance to Annex Property at 1313 Evans Road and Zone It Residential Single-Family (RS-15).
AN ORDINANCE TO ANNEX PROPERTY LOCATED AT 1313
EVANS ROAD SW AND TO ZONE THE SAME RESIDENTIAL
SINGLE- FAMILY ( RS- 15).
5) First Reading of an Ordinance to Amend the FY 2021- 22 Budget to
Provide Funding for Repairs to the Fire Suppression System at the
Thoroughbred Racing Hall of Fame.
AN ORDINANCE AMENDING THE BUDGET OF THE CITY OF
AIKEN FOR THE FISCAL YEAR BEGINNING JULY 1, 2021, AND
ENDING JUNE 30, 2022.
6) First Reading of an Ordinance to Amend the City Code Regarding
Noise.
AN ORDINANCE AMENDING CHAPTER 22, ARTICLE II OF THE
AIKEN CITY CODE REGARDING NOISE.
7) Approval of Grant Award from the South Carolina Department of Public Safety for Kennedy Middle School Resource Officer.
8) First Reading of an Ordinance to Adjust the 2021-22 Budget to Include Grant Funding for the School Resource Officer at Kennedy Middle School.
AN ORDINANCE AMENDING THE BUDGET OF THE CITY OF
AIKEN FOR THE FISCAL YEAR BEGINNING JULY 1, 2021, AND
ENDING JUNE 30, 2022.

PETITIONS AND REQUESTS:
1) Approval of a Resolution to Provide Water and Sanitary Sewer Services to Property Located on Whiskey Road Near the Intersection of Whiskey Road and Southmeadows Boulevard.
A RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING THE PROVISION OF WATER
AND SANITARY SEWER UTILITY SERVICES TO PROPERTY
LOCATED ON WHISKEY ROAD.
2) Approval of a Resolution to Accept Deed of Dedication for Water and Sanitary Sewer Lines and Related Equipment for Townhomes of
Chukker Creek Phase 1.
A RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING THE ACCEPTANCE OF A DEED
OF DEDICATION FROM J & M PROPERTY, LLC
3) Approval of a Resolution to Accept Deed of Dedication for Street, Water and Sanitary Sewer Lines and Related Equipment for Powderhouse Landing, Phase IV.
A RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING THE ACCEPTANCE OF A DEED
OF DEDICATION FOR SORENSTEN DRIVE, AND SANITARY
SEWER AND WATER FACILITIES IN POWDERHOUSE
LANDING, PHASE IV FROM POWDERHOUSE DEVELOPMENT.
4) Approval of a Resolution to Accept Deed of Dedication for Water,
Sanitary Sewer, and Storm Sewer Systems, and Related Equipment and Easements in New London Apartments.
A RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING THE ACCEPTANCE OF A DEED
OF DEDICATION FOR WATER, SANITARY SEWER AND STORM
SEWER SYSTEMS IN NEW LONDON APARTMENTS FROM NEW
LONDON APARTMENTS, LLC.
5) Approval of a Resolution to Accept Deed of Dedication for Water,
Sanitary Sewer and Storm Water Systems and Related Equipment and
Easements for Oakmans Bluff in Woodside.
A RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING THE ACCEPTANCE OF A DEED
OF DEDICATION FROM RESERVE AT HOLLOW CREEK, LLC
6) Approval of Resolution to Authorize Renewing a Lease with Franclif
LLC Regarding Driveway Access to Wendy's Restaurant on Whiskey
Road.
A RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING RENEWAL OF A LEASE WITH
FRANCLIF, LLC.
7) Request to Place Banners in the Downtown to Promote Various Events.

INFORMATION
a) Issues and Updates.
b) Planning Commission Minutes for November 9, 2021.
c) Board of Zoning Appeals Minutes for July 27, 2021.
d) Design Review Board Minutes for November 2 and 4, 2021.
e) Municipal Development Committee Minutes for October 12, November 9, 23, and 30, 2021.

ADJOURNMENT
  • 7 participants
  • 58 minutes
citizens
council
councilman
mayor
courteous
ordinance
amen
adjourn
speak
aiken
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13 Dec 2021

City Council Meeting
December 13, 2021
7 PM

CALL TO ORDER
INVOCATION AND PLEDGE TO THE FLAG
GUIDELINES
ADDITIONS OR DELETIONS TO THE AGENDA

I. MINUTES:
1) Consideration of the Minutes of the Work Session and Regular Meeting of November 22, 2021.

II. OLD BUSINESS: Further Consideration of:
1) Approval of Appointments and Discussion of Appointees.
2) Second Reading and Public Hearing of an Ordinance to Amend Land
Development Regulations Regarding Dedication of Improvements.
AN ORDINANCE AMENDING SECTIONS 6.5 AND 3.2.2. OF THE
LAND DEVELOPMENT REGULATIONS OF THE CITY OF AIKEN
REGARDING DEDICATION OF IMPROVEMENTS AND FINAL
PLAT APPROVAL.
3) Second Reading and Public Hearing of an Ordinance to Amend the FY 2021- 22 Budget for Body Worn Camera Storage.
AN ORDINANCE AMENDING THE BUDGET OF THE CITY OF
AIKEN FOR THE FISCAL YEAR BEGINNING JULY 1, 2021, AND
ENDING JUNE 30, 2022.

III. NEW BUSINESS: Consideration of:
1) Approval of Mission and Vision for Arts Commission.
2) First Reading of an Ordinance for the City of Aiken to Participate in the CDBG Section 108 Loan Guarantee Program.
AN ORDINANCE AUTHORIZING THE CITY OF AIKEN TO
ACCEPT A LOAN FROM THE UNITED STATES DEPARTMENT
OF HOUSING AND URBAN DEVELOPMENT FOR THE FUNDING
OF THE WILLIAMSBURG STREET REDEVELOPMENT PROJECT.

IV. PETITIONS AND REQUESTS:
1) Approval of Resolution to Amend Policy Regarding Requests for Water and Sanitary Sewer Service to Unincorporated Areas.
A RESOLUTION TO AMEND CITY COUNCIL POLICY
REGARDING REQUESTS FOR WATER AND SANITARY SEWER
SERVICE TO UNINCORPORATED AREAS.
2) Request to Place Banners and Ribbons in the Downtown Area for
Human Trafficking Awareness Month.
3) Proposed City Council Meeting Schedule for 2022.

V. INFORMATION
a) Issues and Updates.
b) Arts Commission Minutes for October 5 and November 16, 2021.
c) Recreation Commission Minutes for October 19, 2021.
d) Recreation Department Report for October, 2021.
e) Public Safety Department Report for October, 2021.
f) Public Services Department Report for October, 2021.
g) Human Resources Report for November, 2021.
h) Engineering & Utilities Report for November, 2021.

VI. ADJOURNMENT
  • 6 participants
  • 40 minutes
council
councilmember
citizens
courteous
bylaws
amen
speak
adjourn
concern
aiken
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22 Nov 2021

City Council Meeting
November 22, 2021
7 PM

CALL TO ORDER
INVOCATION AND PLEDGE TO THE FLAG
GUIDELINES
ADDITIONS OR DELETIONS TO THE AGENDA

MINUTES:
1) Consideration of the Minutes of the Work Session and Regular Meeting of November 8, 2021.

PRESENTATIONS:
1) Election Commission Report on November 2, 2021, General Election.
2) Swearing In of Councilmembers.
3) Appointment of Mayor Pro Tempore.

OLD BUSINESS: Further Consideration of:
1) Approval of Appointments and Discussion of Appointees.
2) Second Reading and Public Hearing of an Ordinance Accepting the FY 2020-21 Audit.
AN ORDINANCE ACCEPTING THE FISCAL YEAR 2020- 2021
AUDITED FINANCIAL STATEMENTS AND AUTHORIZING
VARIANCES TO THE FISCAL YEAR 2020- 2021 BUDGET
ORDINANCE.
3) Second Reading and Public Hearing of an Ordinance to Amend the
2021- 22 Budget.
AN ORDINANCE AMENDING THE BUDGET OF THE CITY OF
AIKEN FOR THE FISCAL YEAR BEGINNING JULY 1, 2021, AND
ENDING JUNE 30, 2022, FOR ROAD MAINTENANCE FUND AND
THE GENERAL FUND.

NEW BUSINESS: Consideration of:
1) First Reading of an Ordinance to Amend Land Development Regulations Regarding Dedication of Improvements.
AN ORDINANCE AMENDING SECTIONS 6.5 AND 3.2.2 OF THE
LAND DEVELOPMENT REGULATIONS OF THE CITY OF AIKEN
REGARDING DEDICATION OF IMPROVEMENTS AND FINAL
PLAT APPROVAL.
2) First Reading of an Ordinance to Amend the FY 2021-22 Budget For Body Worn Camera Storage.
AN ORDINANCE AMENDING THE BUDGET OF THE CITY OF
AIKEN FOR THE FISCAL YEAR BEGINNING JULY 1, 2021, AND
ENDING JUNE 30, 2022.

PETITIONS AND REQUESTS:
1) Request to Use ARPA Funds for Aiken Business Alliance.
2) Approval of a Resolution to Accept Deed of Dedication of Streets,
Utility Systems and Easement in Deodar Plantation Section VIII.
A RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING THE ACCEPTANCE OF A DEED
OF DEDICATION FROM CROWELL & CO., INC.
3) Approval of a Resolution to Accept a Deed of Dedication of Streets, Utility Systems and Easement Located in Danbrooke Village Section 1.
A RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING THE ACCEPTANCE OF A DEED
OF DEDICATION FROM BEAZLEY DEVELOPMENT COMPANY,
INC.
4) Approval of a Resolution to Accept Deed of Dedication of the Willow Run Industrial Park Detention Pond.
A RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING THE ACCEPTANCE OF A DEED
OF DEDICATION OF THE WILLOW RUN INDUSTRIAL PARK
DETENTION POND.
5) A Resolution Certifying the Abandonment of Three Commercial
Buildings in the Aiken Mall Area on Whiskey Road for Purposes of
Receiving Tax Credits.
A RESOLUTION CERTIFYING CERTAIN REAL PROPERTIES IN
THE CITY OF AIKEN AS ABANDONED BUILDING SITES.
6) Approval of a Resolution Authorizing the City to Enter into a
Memorandum of Agreement with the SC Department of Transportation for Relocation of the Shaws Creek Water Line.
A RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING THE CITY OF AIKEN TO ENTER
INTO A MEMORANDUM OF AGREEMENT WITH THE SOUTH
CAROLINA DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION FOR
RELOCATION OF SHAWS CREEK WATER LINE.
7) Approval of Memorandum of Understanding Between U.S. Marine
Corps Forces, Special Operations Command and the City of Aiken, SC.
A RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING THE CITY OF AIKEN TO ENTER
INTO A MEMORANDUM OF UNDERSTANDING WITH U.S.
MARINE CORPS FORCES, SPECIAL OPERATIONS COMMAND.

INFORMATION
a) Issues and Updates.
b) Design Review Board Minutes for October 5, 2021.
c) Planning Commission Minutes for August 10 and October 12, 2021.
d) Engineering and Utilities Department Report for October, 2021.

ADJOURNMENT
  • 12 participants
  • 1:14 hours
prayer
councilman
amen
citizens
appreciative
respectfully
blessing
bylaws
chief
aiken
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8 Nov 2021

City Council Meeting
November 8, 2021
7 PM

CALL TO ORDER
INVOCATION AND PLEDGE TO THE FLAG
GUIDELINES
ADDITIONS OR DELETIONS TO THE AGENDA

I. MINUTES:
1) Consideration of the Minutes for the Work Session and Regular Meeting of October 25, 2021.

II. PRESENTATIONS:
1) Presentation of Green Horse Environmental Stewardship Awards by
Energy and Environmental Committee.

III. OLD BUSINESS: Further Consideration of:
1) Approval of Appointments and Discussion of Appointees.
2) Second Reading and Public Hearing of an Ordinance for an Installment Purchase Transaction to Finance the Municipal Building and Approve the Base Lease Agreement and Issuance of Bonds by the Aiken Public Facilities Corporation.
3) Second Reading and Public Hearing of an Ordinance to Set the City
Property Tax Millage Rate for Fiscal Year 2021-22 Due to Reassessment.
AN ORDINANCE TO AMEND THE MILLAGE RATE FOR THE
FISCAL YEAR BEGINNING JULY 1, 2021.
4) Second Reading and Public Hearing of an Ordinance to Annex Property Owned by the City of Aiken Located off Toolebeck Road.
AN ORDINANCE TO ANNEX TO THE CORPORATE LIMITS OF
THE CITY OF AIKEN CERTAIN PROPERTY OWNED BY THE
CITY OF AIKEN AND TO ZONE THE SAME RESIDENTIAL
SINGLE-FAMILY (RS-6).
5) Second Reading and Public Hearing of an Ordinance to Annex Property at 614 Boardman Road and Zone it Residential Single-Family (RS-10).
AN ORDINANCE TO ANNEX PROPERTY LOCATED AT 614
BOARDMAN ROAD AND TO ZONE THE SAME RESIDENTIAL
SINGLE-FAMILY (RS-10).
6) Second Reading and Public Hearing of an Ordinance to Annex 135
Springwood Drive and Zone it Residential Single- family ( RS- 15).
AN ORDINANCE TO ANNEX PROPERTY LOCATED AT 135
SPRINGWOOD DRIVE AND TO ZONE THE SAME RESIDENTIAL
SINGLE-FAMILY (RS-15).
7) Second Reading and Public Hearing of an Ordinance to Annex 1408
Moultrie Drive and Zone it Residential Single- family ( RS- 15).
AN ORDINANCE TO ANNEX PROPERTY LOCATED AT 1408
MOULTRIE DRIVE AND TO ZONE THE SAME SINGLE- FAMILY
RESIDENTIAL (RS-15).
8) Second Reading and Public Hearing of an Ordinance Approving
Incentives Application for Great Southern Homes for a 316 Unit Duplex Development off York Street NE / US 1 North.
AN ORDINANCE AUTHORIZING CERTAIN ECONOMIC
DEVELOPMENT INCENTIVES, PURSUANT TO ORDINANCE NO.
08132018 OF THE CITY OF AIKEN CODE OF ORDINANCES, FOR
A PROJECT DEVELOPED BY GREAT SOUTHERN HOMES -
JESSE BRAY, PALOMINO OAKS ( FORMERLY BUSHWILLOW
CIRCLE); APPROVING AN ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT
INDUCEMENT AND INCENTIVE AGREEMENT; AND OTHER
MATTERS RELATED THERETO.
9) Second Reading and Public Hearing of an Ordinance Approving
Incentives Application for Jesse Bray for 146 Single Family Homes in
Portrait Hills Located on University Parkway.
AN ORDINANCE AUTHORIZING CERTAIN ECONOMIC
DEVELOPMENT INCENTIVES, PURSUANT TO ORDINANCE NO.
08132018 OF THE CITY OF AIKEN CODE OF ORDINANCES, FOR
A PROJECT DEVELOPED BY JESSE BRAY - PORTRAIT HILLS;
APPROVING AN ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT INDUCEMENT
AND INCENTIVE AGREEMENT; AND OTHER MATTERS
RELATED THERETO.
10) Second Reading and Public Hearing of an Ordinance to Sell Lot at 820 Barnwell Avenue NE to Kristen and Luis Galvan.
AN ORDINANCE APPROVING THE SALE OF PROPERTY
LOCATED AT 820 BARNWELL AVENUE TO KRISTEN AND LUIS
GALVAN.
11) Second Reading and Public Hearing of an Ordinance to Sell Lot at 534 Newberry Street NW to Jose R. Cornejo.
AN ORDINANCE APPROVING THE SALE OF PROPERTY
LOCATED AT 534 NEWBERRY STREET NW TO JOSE R.
CORNEJO.

IV. NEW BUSINESS: Consideration of:
1) First Reading of Ordinance accepting the FY 2020-21 Audit.
AN ORDINANCE ACCEPTING THE FISCAL YEAR 2020- 2021
AUDITED FINANCIAL STATEMENTS AND AUTHORIZING
VARIANCES TO THE FISCAL YEAR 2020- 2021 BUDGET
ORDINANCE.
2) First Reading of an Ordinance to Amend the 2021-22 Budget.
AN ORDINANCE AMENDING THE BUDGET OF THE CITY OF
AIKEN FOR THE FISCAL YEAR BEGINNING JULY 1, 2021, AND
ENDING JUNE 30, 2022, FOR ROAD MAINTENANCE FUND AND
THE GENERAL FUND.

PETITIONS AND REQUESTS:
1) Approval of a Resolution to Accept Deed of Dedication of Branchwater Lane.
A RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING THE ACCEPTANCE OF A DEED
OF DEDICATION FOR BRANCHWATER LANE FROM WATERS
DEVELOPMENT CO., INC.
2) Approval of Resolution to Accept Deed of Dedication from Reserve at Hollow Creek for Utility Systems and Access Easements for Lines and Equipment in Woodside Plantation, Phase IV, Section 10.
A RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING THE ACCEPTANCE OF A DEED
OF DEDICATION FROM RESERVE AT HOLLOW CREEK, LLC.

VI. INFORMATION
a) Issues and Updates.
b) Public Safety Department Report for September, 2021.
c) Parks, Recreation & Tourism Department Report for September, 2021.
d) Human Resources Department Report for October, 2021.

VII. ADJOURNMENT
  • 8 participants
  • 55 minutes
council
citizens
councilwoman
courteous
ordinances
approving
amen
aiken
invited
adjourn
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25 Oct 2021

City Council Meeting
October 25, 2021
7 PM

CALL TO ORDER
INVOCATION AND PLEDGE TO THE FLAG
GUIDELINES
ADDITIONS OR DELETIONS TO THE AGENDA

MINUTES:
1) Consideration of the Minutes for the Work Session and Regular Meeting of October 11, 2021

OLD BUSINESS: Further Consideration of:
1) Approval of Appointments and Discussion of Appointees.
2) Second Reading and Public Hearing of an Ordinance to Adjust the 2021-22 Budget to Include Additional Funding for the School Resource
Officer at Schofield Middle School.
AN ORDINANCE AMENDING THE BUDGET OF THE CITY OF
AIKEN FOR THE FISCAL YEAR BEGINNING JULY 1, 2021, AND
ENDING JUNE 30, 2022.
3) Second Reading and Public Hearing of an Ordinance to Sell Property to SC Highway Department for Right of Way for U.S. 1 [Columbia Highway North] Bridge Replacement.
AN ORDINANCE AUTHORIZING THE CITY OF AIKEN TO
CONVEY REAL PROPERTY TO THE SOUTH CAROLINA
DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION.

NEW BUSINESS: Consideration of:
1) First Reading of an Ordinance for an Installment Purchase Transaction to Finance the Municipal Building and Approve the Base Lease Agreement and Issuance of Bonds by the Aiken Public Facilities
Corporation.
AN ORDINANCE AUTHORIZING THE CITY OF AIKEN, SOUTH
CAROLINA TO ENTER INTO AN INSTALLMENT PURCHASE
TRANSACTION TO FINANCE THE COSTS RELATING TO THE
ACQUISITION AND EQUIPPING OF A NEW CITY HALL
FACILITY; AUTHORIZING THE EXECUTION AND DELIVERY
OF VARIOUS DOCUMENTS RELATING TO SUCH
TRANSACTION INCLUDING THE BASE LEASE AGREEMENT
AND THE INSTALLMENT PURCHASE AND USE AGREEMENT;
APPROVING THE ISSUANCE OF NOT EXCEEDING $6,000,000
AGGREGATE PRINCIPAL AMOUNT OF INSTALLMENT
PURCHASE REVENUE BONDS BY THE AIKEN PUBLIC
FACILITIES CORPORATION; AND OTHER MATTERS RELATING
THERETO.
2) First Reading of an Ordinance to Set the City Property Tax Millage Rate for Fiscal Year 2021- 22 Due to Reassessment.
AN ORDINANCE TO AMEND THE MILLAGE RATE FOR THE
FISCAL YEAR BEGINNING JULY 1, 2021.
3) First Reading of an Ordinance to Annex Property Owned by the City of Aiken Located off Toolebeck Road.
AN ORDINANCE TO ANNEX TO THE CORPORATE LIMITS OF
THE CITY OF AIKEN CERTAIN PROPERTY OWNED BY THE
CITY OF AIKEN AND TO ZONE THE SAME RESIDENTIAL
SINGLE- FAMILY ( RS- 6).
4) First Reading of an Ordinance to Annex Property at 614 Boardman Road and Zone it Residential Single- Family ( RS- 10).
AN ORDINANCE TO ANNEX PROPERTY LOCATED AT 614
BOARDMAN ROAD AND TO ZONE THE SAME RESIDENTIAL
SINGLE- FAMILY ( RS- 10).
5) First Reading of an Ordinance to Annex 135 Springwood Drive and
Zone it Residential Single- family ( RS- 15).
AN ORDINANCE TO ANNEX PROPERTY LOCATED AT 135
SPRINGWOOD DRIVE AND TO ZONE THE SAME RESIDENTIAL
SINGLE- FAMILY ( RS- 15),
6) First Reading of an Ordinance to Annex 1408 Moultrie Drive and Zone it Residential Single-family (RS-15).
AN ORDINANCE TO ANNEX PROPERTY LOCATED AT 1408
MOULTRIE DRIVE AND TO ZONE THE SAME SINGLE-FAMILY
RESIDENTIAL ( RS- 15).
7) First Reading of an Ordinance Approving Incentives Application for
Great Southern Homes for a 316 Unit Duplex Development off York
Street NE / US 1 North.
AN ORDINANCE AUTHORIZING CERTAIN ECONOMIC
DEVELOPMENT INCENTIVES, PURSUANT TO ORDINANCE NO.
08132018 OF THE CITY OF AIKEN CODE OF ORDINANCES, FOR
A PROJECT DEVELOPED BY GREAT SOUTHERN HOMES -
JESSE BRAY, PALOMINO OAKS (FORMERLY BUSHWILLOW
CIRCLE); APPROVING AN ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT
INDUCEMENT AND INCENTIVE AGREEMENT; AND OTHER
MATTERS RELATED THERETO.
8) First Reading of an Ordinance Approving Incentives Application for
Jesse Bray for 146 Single Family Homes in Portrait Hills located on
University Parkway.
AN ORDINANCE AUTHORIZING CERTAIN ECONOMIC
DEVELOPMENT INCENTIVES, PURSUANT TO ORDINANCE NO.
08132018 OF THE CITY OF AIKEN CODE OF ORDINANCES, FOR
A PROJECT DEVELOPED BY JESSE BRAY - PORTRAIT HILLS;
APPROVING AN ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT INDUCEMENT
AND INCENTIVE AGREEMENT; AND OTHER MATTERS
RELATED THERETO.
9) First Reading of an Ordinance to Sell Lot at 820 Barnwell Avenue NE to Kristen and Luis Galvan.
AN ORDINANCE APPROVING THE SALE OF PROPERTY
LOCATED AT 820 BARNWELL AVENUE TO KRISTEN AND LUIS
GALVAN.
10) First Reading of an Ordinance to Sell Lot at 534 Newberry Street NW to Jose R. Cornejo.
AN ORDINANCE APPROVING THE SALE OF PROPERTY
LOCATED AT 534 NEWBERRY STREET NW TO JOSE R.
CORNEJO.

PETITIONS AND REQUESTS:
none

INFORMATION
a) Issues and Updates.
b) Board of Zoning Appeals Minutes for March 23, 2021.
c) Design Review Board Minutes for July 29, August 3, and September 7, 2021.
d) Aiken Municipal Development Commission Minutes for September 14
and 22, 2021.
e) Engineering & Utilities Report for September, 2021.
f) Utilities Manager Report for September, 2021.
g) Public Services Department Report for September, 2021.

ADJOURNMENT
  • 3 participants
  • 37 minutes
council
councilman
citizens
councilwoman
ordinances
approving
courteous
invitation
adjourn
speak
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11 Oct 2021

City Council Meeting
October 11, 2021
7 PM

CALL TO ORDER
INVOCATION AND PLEDGE TO THE FLAG
GUIDELINES
ADDITIONS OR DELETIONS TO THE AGENDA

MINUTES:
1) Consideration of the Minutes for the Regular Meeting of September 27, 2021

OLD BUSINESS: Further Consideration of:
1) Approval of Appointments and Discussion of Appointees.

NEW BUSINESS: Consideration of:
1) First Reading of an Ordinance to Adjust the 2021- 22 Budget to Include Additional Funding for the School Resource Officers.
AN ORDINANCE AMENDING THE BUDGET OF THE CITY OF
AIKEN FOR THE FISCAL YEAR BEGINNING JULY 1, 2021, AND
ENDING JUNE 30, 2022.
2) First Reading of an Ordinance to Sell Property to SC Highway
Department for Right of Way for U.S. 1 [Columbia Highway North]
Bridge Replacement.
AN ORDINANCE AUTHORIZING THE CITY OF AIKEN TO
CONVEY REAL PROPERTY TO THE SOUTH CAROLINA
DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION.
3) Approval of a Resolution to Designate Spending of One-Time County Transportation Committee ( CTC) Funds.
A RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING THE CITY OF AIKEN TO
RECOMMEND TO THE COUNTY TRANSPORTATION
COMMITTEE THE EXPENDITURE OF FUNDS ALLOCATED FOR
FISCAL YEAR 2021- 2022.

PETITIONS AND REQUESTS:
1) Request from Kiwanis Club to Hang Banners in the Downtown to
Promote Aiken's Bacon & Brews Event.

INFORMATION
a) Issues and Updates.
b) Aiken Municipal Development Commission Minutes for August 10,
2021.
c) Human Resources Report for September, 2021.

ADJOURNMENT
  • 7 participants
  • 35 minutes
council
councilwoman
councilman
approving
amen
thank
speak
courteous
adjourn
aiken
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27 Sep 2021

City Council Meeting
September 27, 2021
7 PM

CALL TO ORDER
INVOCATION AND PLEDGE TO THE FLAG
GUIDELINES
ADDITIONS OR DELETIONS TO THE AGENDA

MINUTES:
1) Consideration of the Minutes for the September 13, 2021, Meeting.

OLD BUSINESS: Further Consideration of:
1) Approval of Appointments and Discussion of Appointees.
2) Second Reading and Public Hearing of an Ordinance to Sell Lot on
Monetta Street in Governor Aiken Park to Susan Joline.
AN ORDINANCE APPROVING THE SALE OF PROPERTY
LOCATED ON MONETTA STREET TO SUSAN JOLINE.
3) Second Reading and Public Hearing of an Ordinance to Adjust the 2021-22 Budget to Include the Brownfields Grant.
AN ORDINANCE AMENDING THE BUDGET OF THE CITY OF
AIKEN FOR THE FISCAL YEAR BEGINNING JULY 1, 2021, AND
ENDING JUNE 30, 2022.

NEW BUSINESS: Consideration of:
1) Approval of a Master Services Agreement for Professional Airport
Engineering for the Aiken Regional Airport.

PETITIONS AND REQUESTS:
1) Recommendation from Accommodations Tax Committee for Allocation of Unspent Funds from the Fiscal Year 2020- 2021.

INFORMATION
a) Issues and Updates.
b) Human Resources Report for August, 2021.
c) Parks, Recreation & Tourism Report for August, 2021.
d) Public Services Department Reports for July and August, 2021.

ADJOURNMENT
  • 6 participants
  • 34 minutes
council
councilman
citizens
mayor
councilwoman
leaders
prayer
aiken
courteous
adjourning
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13 Sep 2021

City Council Meeting
September 13, 2021
7 PM

CALL TO ORDER
INVOCATION AND PLEDGE TO THE FLAG
GUIDELINES
ADDITIONS OR DELETIONS TO THE AGENDA

MINUTES:
1) Consideration of the Minutes for the Work Session and Regular Meeting of August 23, 2021.

PRESENTATIONS:
1) Proclamation Designating September 17 - 23, 2021, as Constitution
Week and Presentation of a Proclamation to the Esther Marion Chapter, Henry Middleton Chapter and Trenton Chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution, the Henry Laurens Chapter Sons of the American Revolution and the William Stroud Society of the Children of the American Revolution.
2) Presentation and Request by Pink Ribbonettes for Permission to Place Pink Ribbons in the Downtown for Breast Cancer Awareness Month.

OLD BUSINESS: Further Consideration of:
1) Discussion of Appointments to Boards, Commissions, and Committees.
2) Second Reading and Public Hearing of an Ordinance to Approve the
Sale of Property on Summit Drive to Scott and Adrienne Patterson.
AN ORDINANCE APPROVING THE SALE OF PROPERTY
LOCATED AT THE INTERSECTION OF SUMMIT DRIVE AND
BURGUNDY ROAD TO SCOTT AND ADRIENNE PATTERSON.
3) Second Reading and Public Hearing of an Ordinance to Amend the City Budget for Fiscal Year 2021- 22.
AN ORDINANCE AMENDING THE BUDGET OF THE CITY OF
AIKEN FOR THE FISCAL YEAR BEGINNING JULY 1, 2021 AND
ENDING JUNE 30, 2022.
4) Second Reading and Public Hearing of an Ordinance to Accept a State Revolving Fund Loan for Sand River Stormwater Best Management Practices Implementation.
A SERIES ORDINANCE APPROVING THE FINANCING OF
STORMWATER FACILITIES IN HITCHCOCK WOODS KNOWN AS
THE SAND RIVER STORMWATER BEST MANAGEMENT
PRACTICES IMPLEMENTATION PROJECT THROUGH THE
BORROWING OF NOT EXCEEDING FIVE MILLION SEVEN
HUNDRED SEVENTY- SEVEN THOUSAND EIGHTY TWO
DOLLARS ($5,777,082), PLUS CAPITALIZED INTEREST, IF ANY,
FROM THE STATE WATER POLLUTION CONTROL REVOLVING
FUND ( LOAN NUMBER X1-242-21-549-09), BY AGREEMENT
WITH THE SOUTH CAROLINA WATER QUALITY REVOLVING
FUND AUTHORITY, PURSUANT TO TITLE 48, CHAPTER 5, CODE
OF LAWS OF SOUTH CAROLINA 1976, AS AMENDED;
PROVIDING FOR THE AGREEMENT TO MAKE AND TO ACCEPT
A LOAN, THE EXECUTION AND DELIVERY OF A LOAN
AGREEMENT BETWEEN THE CITY OF AIKEN, SOUTH
CAROLINA AND THE SOUTH CAROLINA WATER QUALITY
REVOLVING FUND AUTHORITY, THE EXECUTION AND
DELIVERY OF A PROMISSORY NOTE FROM THE CITY OF
AIKEN, SOUTH CAROLINA TO THE SOUTH CAROLINA WATER
QUALITY REVOLVING FUND AUTHORITY; AND OTHER
MATTERS RELATING THERETO.
5) Second Reading and Public Hearing of an Ordinance to Annex Property at 788 Henry Street and Zone it Residential Single-family (RS-10).
AN ORDINANCE TO ANNEX TO THE CORPORATE LIMITS OF
THE CITY OF AIKEN CERTAIN PROPERTY LOCATED AT 788
HENRY STREET AND TO ZONE THE SAME RESIDENTIAL
SINGLE-FAMILY (RS-10).
6) Second Reading and Public Hearing of an Ordinance to Annex 1730 and 1314 Two Notch Road and Zone the Properties as Residential Single family (RS-10).
AN ORDINANCE TO ANNEX TWO PROPERTIES TO THE CITY
OF AIKEN.

NEW BUSINESS: Consideration of:
1) First Reading of an Ordinance to Sell Lot on Monetta Street in Governor Aiken Park to Susan Joline.
2) Acceptance of Brownfields Assessment Grant and First Reading of an Ordinance to Adjust the 2021-22 Budget to Include the Brownfields Grant.
AN ORDINANCE AMENDING THE BUDGET OF THE CITY OF
AIKEN FOR THE FISCAL YEAR BEGINNING JULY 1, 2021, AND
ENDING JUNE 30, 2022.

PETITIONS AND REQUESTS:
1) Request for Acceptance of Airport Rescue Grant Program Award for Aiken Regional Airport.
2) Request to Spend Capital Projects Sales Tax IV (CPST IV) Funds for
Playground Equipment.
3) Resolution Authorizing the City of Aiken to Enter into an Agreement
with Goodwyn Mills Cawood, LLC for Engineering Services for the
New Shaws Creek Water Plant.
A RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING THE CITY OF AIKEN TO ENTER
INTO AN AGREEMENT WITH GOODWYN MILLS CAWOOD, LLC
FOR ENGINEERING SERVICES.
4) Approval of Contract with Terracon Consultants for Environmental
Services Related to the Brownfields 2021 Assessment Grant.

INFORMATION
a) Issues and Updates.
b) Senior Commission Minutes for August 17, 2021.
c) Recreation Commission Minutes for August 17, 2021.
d) Aiken Municipal Development Commission Minutes for July 12, 2021.
e) Human Resources Department Report for July, 2021.
f) Parks, Recreation & Tourism Department Report for July, 2021.
g) Public Safety Department Report for July, 2021.

ADJOURNMENT
  • 9 participants
  • 49 minutes
council
councilwoman
councilman
citizens
approving
courteous
speak
adjourn
requesting
hearings
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23 Aug 2021

City Council Meeting
August 23, 2021
7 PM

CALL TO ORDER
INVOCATION AND PLEDGE TO THE FLAG
GUIDELINES
ADDITIONS OR DELETIONS TO THE AGENDA

MINUTES:
1) Consideration of the Minutes for the Work Session and Regular Meeting on August 9, 2021.

OLD BUSINESS: Further Consideration of:
1) Approval of Appointments and Discussion of Appointees.
2) Second Reading and Public Hearing of an Ordinance to Annex Property at 1754 Two Notch Road and Zone it Residential Single-family (RS-10).
3) Second Reading and Public Hearing of an Ordinance to Annex Property at 775 Westover Drive and Zone it Residential Single-family (RS-15).
4) Second Reading and Public Hearing of an Ordinance to Amend the
Zoning of Property on Majestic Oak Way and University Parkway and
Approve a Concept Plan.
5) Second Reading and Public Hearing of an Ordinance to Amend the
Zoning of 2285 Whiskey Road and Approve a Concept Plan.
6) Second Reading and Public Hearing of an Ordinance to Provide for the Issuance of General Obligation Bonds for the Parkway District and to Amend the Budget for FY 2021- 2022.
7) Second Reading and Public Hearing of an Ordinance to Amend the
2021-22 Budget to Include Funding for the Hitchcock Woods Stormwater Project.
8) Second Reading and Public Hearing of an Ordinance to Rescind the
Road Maintenance Fee.
9) Approval of Memorandum of Understanding with the SPCA.
10) Second Reading and Public Hearing of an Ordinance to Sell Property on Kershaw Street NE.
11) Second Reading and Public Hearing of an Ordinance to Approve the Sale of Property on Summit Drive to Scott and Adrienne Patterson.
12) Second Reading and Public Hearing of an Ordinance to Amend the
Stormwater Ordinance.

NEW BUSINESS: Consideration of:
1) First Reading of an Ordinance to Accept a State Revolving Fund Loan for Sand River Stormwater Best Management Practices Implementation.
2) First Reading of an Ordinance to Amend the FY 2021-22 Budget.
3) First Reading of an Ordinance to Annex 788 Henry Street and Zone it Residential Single- family ( RS- 10).
4) First Reading of an Ordinance to Annex 1730 and 1314 Two Notch
Road and Zone the Properties as Residential Single-family (RS-10).

PETITIONS AND REQUESTS:
none

INFORMATION
a) Issues and Updates.
b) Planning Commission Minutes for July 13, 2021.
c) Public Services Department Report for June, 2021.
d) Design Review Board Minutes for July 6, 2021.

ADJOURNMENT
  • 11 participants
  • 1:37 hours
citizens
respectfully
amen
councilman
speak
apologize
decorum
concern
church
adjourn
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9 Aug 2021

City Council Meeting
August 9, 2021
7 PM

CALL TO ORDER
INVOCATION AND PLEDGE TO THE FLAG
GUIDELINES
ADDITIONS OR DELETIONS TO THE AGENDA

MINUTES:
1) Consideration of the Minutes for the Meeting on July 12, 2021.

PRESENTATIONS:
1) Recognition of Success of USTA Tournament.
2) Proclamation Designating August 8 -14, 2021 as Health Center Week.

OLD BUSINESS: Further Consideration of:
1) Discussion of Appointments to Boards, Commissions, and Committees.

NEW BUSINESS: Consideration of:
1) First Reading of an Ordinance to Annex Property at 1754 Two Notch Road and Zone it Residential Single-family (RS-10).
AN ORDINANCE TO ANNEX PROPERTY LOCATED AT 1754
TWO NOTCH ROAD AND TO ZONE THE SAME RESIDENTIAL
SINGLE- FAMILY ( RS- 10).
2) First reading of an Ordinance to Annex Property at 775 Westover Drive and Zone it Residential Single-family (RS-15).
AN ORDINANCE TO ANNEX PROPERTY LOCATED AT 775
WESTOVER DRIVE AND TO ZONE THE SAME RESIDENTIAL
SINGLE- FAMILY ( RS- 15).
3) First Reading of an Ordinance to Amend the Zoning of Property on
Majestic Oak Way and University Parkway and Approve a Concept
Plan.
AN ORDINANCE TO AMEND THE ZONING OF PROPERTY
LOCATED AT THE INTERSECTION OF MAJESTIC OAK WAY
AND UNIVERSITY PARKWAY AND TO APPROVE A CONCEPT
PLAN.
4) First Reading of an Ordinance to Amend the Zoning of 2285 Whiskey Road and Approve a Concept Plan.
AN ORDINANCE TO AMEND THE ZONING OF PROPERTY
LOCATED AT 2285 WHISKEY ROAD AND TO APPROVE A
CONCEPT PLAN.
5) First Reading of an Ordinance to Provide for the Issuance of General Obligation Bonds for the Parkway District and to Amend the Budget for FY 2021- 2022.
AN ORDINANCE TO PROVIDE FOR THE ISSUANCE AND SALE
OF NOT EXCEEDING TEN MILLION DOLLARS ($ 10,000,000)
AGGREGATE PRINCIPAL AMOUNT OF GENERAL OBLIGATION
BONDS OR BOND ANTICIPATION NOTES OF THE CITY OF
AIKEN, SOUTH CAROLINA, TO PRESCRIBE THE PURPOSES FOR
WHICH THE PROCEEDS SHALL BE EXPENDED AND TO AMEND
THE CITY’ S BUDGET FOR THE FISCAL YEAR ENDING JUNE 30,
2022 TO SO PROVIDE, TO PROVIDE FOR THE PAYMENT
THEREOF, AND TO PROVIDE FOR OTHER MATTERS RELATING
THERETO.
6) First Reading of an Ordinance to Amend the 2021- 22 Budget to Include Funding for the Hitchcock Woods Stormwater Project.
AN ORDINANCE AMENDING THE BUDGET OF THE CITY OF AIKEN
FOR THE FISCAL YEAR BEGINNING JULY 1, 2021, AND ENDING
JUNE 30, 2022, FOR HOSPITALITY TAX FUND AND STORM WATER
FUND.

PETITIONS AND REQUESTS:
1) Approval of Memorandum of Understanding with the SPCA.
2) Resolution Authorizing a Draw Request for Advance of Proceeds from Aiken County from Capital Projects Sales Tax IV for the Purchase of Fire Trucks.
A RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING A DRAW REQUEST FOR
ADVANCE OF PROCEEDS FROM AIKEN COUNTY FROM THE
CAPITAL PROJECTS SALES TAX IV.
3) Request for Permission to Hang Banners in the Downtown Promoting the Symphony Orchestra Concerts and the Overflow Foundation Event.
4) Bid Award for Perth Court/ St. Andrews Drive Stormwater Pipe
Rehabilitation.

INFORMATION
a) Issues and Updates.
b) Planning Commission Minutes for June 15, 2021.
c) Design Review Board Minutes for June 1, 2021.
d) Municipal Development Commission Minutes for May 18 and June 8,
2021.
e) Recreation Commission Minutes for May 18, 2021.
f) Public Safety Department Report for June, 2021.
g) Parks, Recreation and Tourism Department Report for June, 2021.
h) Engineering and Utilities Department Report for July, 2021.

ADJOURNMENT
  • 20 participants
  • 1:43 hours
council
councilman
councilwoman
ordinance
citizens
appoint
proclamations
adjourn
courteous
speak
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12 Jul 2021

City Council Meeting
July 12, 2021
7 PM

CALL TO ORDER
INVOCATION AND PLEDGE TO THE FLAG
GUIDELINES
ADDITIONS OR DELETIONS TO THE AGENDA

MINUTES:
1) Consideration of the Minutes for the Work Session and Regular Meeting on June 28, 2021

PRESENTATIONS:
1) Recognition of Success of USTA Tennis Tournament

OLD BUSINESS: Further Consideration of:
1) Approval of Appointments to Boards, Commissions and Committees
and Discussion of Appointees.
2) Second Reading and Public Hearing of an Ordinance to Annex . 22 Acres of Property Owned by the City of Aiken Located Near Pawnee and Neilson Street.
AN ORDINANCE TO ANNEX TO THE CORPORATE LIMITS OF
THE CITY OF AIKEN CERTAIN PROPERTY OWNED BY THE
CITY OF AIKEN AND LOCATED NEAR PAWNEE AND NEILSON
STREET.
3) Second Reading and Public Hearing of an Ordinance to Annex Two
Parcels Containing 3.04 Acres Owned by the City of Aiken Located
Near Dougherty Road.
AN ORDINANCE TO ANNEX TO THE CORPORATE LIMITS OF
THE CITY OF AIKEN CERTAIN PROPERTY OWNED BY THE
CITY OF AIKEN AND LOCATED NEAR DOUGHERTY ROAD.
4) Second Reading and Public Hearing of an Ordinance to Sell Property on East Pine Log Road.
AN ORDINANCE APPROVING THE SALE OF PROPERTY
ADJACENT TO VIRGINIA ACRES SUBDIVISION NO. 3, LOT 11,
BLOCK " B" LOCATED ON EAST PINE LOG ROAD TO JARED
OSWALT/BUILD ON YOUR LAND, LLC.
5) Second Reading and Public Hearing of an Ordinance Approving a Lease of Real Estate Located on Wire Road to the South Carolina Educational Television Commission.
AN ORDINANCE APPROVING A LEASE OF REAL ESTATE
LOCATED ON WIRE ROAD TO SOUTH CAROLINA
EDUCATIONAL TELEVISION COMMISSION.

NEW BUSINESS: Consideration of:
1) First Reading of an Ordinance to Approve the Sale of Property on
Summit Drive to Scott and Adrienne Patterson.
AN ORDINANCE APPROVING THE SALE OF PROPERTY
LOCATED AT THE INTERSECTION OF SUMMIT DRIVE AND
BURGUNDY DRIVE TO SCOTT AND ADRIENNE PATTERSON.
2) First Reading of an Ordinance to Amend the Stormwater Ordinance.
AN ORDINANCE AMENDING CHAPTER 44, ARTICLE III OF THE
AIKEN CITY CODE REGARDING STORMWATER QUANTITY
AND QUALITY MANAGEMENT REQUIREMENTS.

PETITIONS AND REQUESTS:
1) Request for Banners Promoting the Home Expo to be Held at the Weeks Center on October 23, 2021.
2) Approval of Renewal of Memorandum of Understanding with the
SPCA.

INFORMATION
a) Issues and Updates.
b) Equine Committee Minutes for May 17, 2021.
Letter from Equine Committee and Proposed Tourism Ordinance
Changes.
c) Engineering & Utilities Department Report for June, 2021.
d) Human Resources Department Report for June, 2021.

ADJOURNMENT
  • 6 participants
  • 1:06 hours
council
councilman
councilwoman
citizens
ordinances
mayor
approving
adjourn
respectful
thank
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28 Jun 2021

City Council Meeting
June 28, 2021
7 PM

CALL TO ORDER
INVOCATION AND PLEDGE TO THE FLAG
GUIDELINES
ADDITIONS OR DELETIONS TO THE AGENDA

MINUTES:
1) Consideration of the Minutes for the Work Session and Regular
Meeting on June 14, 2021.

PRESENTATIONS:
1) Recognition of Award for City of Aiken Parkway Revitalization Project.

OLD BUSINESS: Further Consideration of:
1) Approval of Appointments to Boards, Commissions and Committees
and Discussion of Appointees.
2) Second Reading and Public Hearing of an Ordinance to Amend the FY 2020-21 Budget to Provide Emergency Funding for Repairs at the
Library Park.
AN ORDINANCE AMENDING THE BUDGET OF THE CITY OF
AIKEN FOR THE FISCAL YEAR BEGINNING JULY 1, 2020, AND
ENDING JUNE 30, 2021, FOR EMERGENCY REPAIR AT LIBRARY
PARK.
3) Second Reading and Public Hearing of an Ordinance to Enter into a
Development Agreement with CC Landing, LLC for the Development of Property Located on Chukker Creek Road.
AN ORDINANCE AUTHORIZING THE CITY OF AIKEN TO
ENTER INTO A DEVELOPMENT AGREEMENT WITH CC
LANDING, LLC FOR THE DEVELOPMENT OF PROPERTY
LOCATED ON CHUKKER CREEK ROAD ( TPN 123- 19-03-001).

NEW BUSINESS: Consideration of:
1) First Reading of an Ordinance to Annex Property Owned by the City of Aiken Located Near Pawnee and Neilson Street.
AN ORDINANCE TO ANNEX TO THE CORPORATE LIMITS OF
THE CITY OF AIKEN CERTAIN PROPERTY OWNED BY THE
CITY OF AIKEN AND LOCATED NEAR PAWNEE AND NEILSON
STREET.
2) First Reading of an Ordinance to Annex Property Owned by the City of Aiken Located Near Dougherty Road.
AN ORDINANCE TO ANNEX TO THE CORPORATE LIMITS OF
THE CITY OF AIKEN CERTAIN PROPERTY OWNED BY THE
CITY OF AIKEN AND LOCATED NEAR DOUGHERTY ROAD.
3) First Reading of an Ordinance to Sell Property on East Pine Log Road.
AN ORDINANCE APPROVING THE SALE OF PROPERTY
ADJACENT TO VIRGINIA ACRES SUBDIVISION NO. 3, LOT 11,
BLOCK "B" LOCATED ON EAST PINE LOG ROAD TO JARED
OSWALT/ BUILD ON YOUR LAND, LLC.

PETITIONS AND REQUESTS:
1) Request for Permission to Hang a Banner in the Downtown Promoting the Pineapple Festival.
2) Review of Bids for Hitchcock Woods Stormwater Project.
3) Resolution Approving an Application to the State Revolving Fund Loan Program for the Hitchcock Woods Stormwater Project.
A RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING THE CITY OF AIKEN TO MAKE
AN APPLICATION TO THE SOUTH CAROLINA WATER
QUALITY REVOLVING FUND AUTHORITY FOR A LOAN FROM
THE STATE WATER POLLUTION CONTROL REVOLVING FUND;
AND OTHER MATTERS RELATED THERETO
4) Approval of a 319 Grant for the Hitchcock Woods Stormwater Project.
5) Approval of a Resolution to Provide Water Service to Property at 138 Pine Cone Drive.
6) Resolution Authorizing the City of Aiken to Enter into a Memorandum of Understanding with James S. Watson, Jr., and Powderhouse Partners LLC.
A RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING THE CITY OF AIKEN TO ENTER
INTO A MEMORANDUM OF UNDERSTANDING WITH JAMES S.
WATSON, JR. AND POWDERHOUSE PARTNERS LLC.

INFORMATION
a) Issues and Updates.
b) Planning Commission Minutes for May 11, 2021.
c) Design Review Board Minutes for May 4, 2021.
d) Building Inspection Division Reports for December, 2020, January,
February, March, April, May, and June, 2021.
e) Public Services Department Report for May, 2021.

ADJOURNMENT
  • 13 participants
  • 1:41 hours
council
councilwoman
councilman
mayor
approving
thankful
speak
appointees
church
adjourn
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14 Jun 2021

City Council Meeting
June 14, 2021
7 PM

CALL TO ORDER
INVOCATION AND PLEDGE TO THE FLAG
GUIDELINES
ADDITIONS OR DELETIONS TO THE AGENDA

MINUTES:
1) Consideration of the Minutes for the Work Session and Regular Meeting on May 24, 2021.

PRESENTATIONS:
1) Recognition of Eagle Scouts Alexander Hanna and Phillip Perea.
2) Recognition of Athletics Division of the Parks, Recreation & Tourism
Department for Being Awarded the Better Sports for Kids Quality
Program Provider Designation.

OLD BUSINESS: Further Consideration of:
1) Approval of Appointments and Discussion of Appointees.
2) Second Reading and Public Hearing of an Ordinance to Set the FY
2021-22 Millage Rate.
3) Second Reading and Public Hearing of an Ordinance to Adopt a Budget for the Fiscal Year July 1, 2021-June 30, 2022.
4) Second Reading and Public Hearing of an Ordinance to Adjust the
Water and Sewer Rates.
5) Second Reading and Public Hearing of an Ordinance to Annex Property at 1922 Huntsman Drive and Zone it Residential Single- Family ( RS- 15).
6) Second Reading and Public Hearing of an Ordinance to Annex Property at 268 Springwood Drive and Zone it Residential Single- Family ( RS-15).
7) Second Reading and Public Hearing of an Ordinance to Annex 11.82 Acres of Property owned by the Michael D. Rubin Family LP and Zone It Planned Residential ( PR).
8) Second Reading and Public Hearing of an Ordinance to Annex Property Owned by the City of Aiken Located Near Pawnee and Neilson Street.
9) Second Reading and Public Hearing of an Ordinance to Sell Property at the Northwest Corner of Edgefield Avenue NW and Florence Street.
10) Second Reading and Public Hearing of an Ordinance Authorizing
Certain Economic Development Incentives for Construction of a 60-
Unit Affordable Apartment Complex for Seniors 55 and Older.

NEW BUSINESS: Consideration of:
1) First Reading of an Ordinance to Enter into a Development Agreement with CC Landing, LLC for the Development of Property located on Chukker Creek Road.
2) First Reading of an Ordinance to Amend the 2020-2021 Budget for
Repairs to the Library Park.
3) Approval of Resolution Accepting Acquisition of Remnants for Pawnee Neilson Connector.
4) Review of Bids for Hitchcock Woods Stormwater Project.
5) Resolution Approving Easements for Hitchcock Woods Stormwater
Project.
6) Approval of a 319 Grant for the Hitchcock Woods Stormwater Project.
7) Resolution Approving an Application to the State Revolving Fund Loan Program for the Hitchcock Woods Stormwater Project.

PETITIONS AND REQUESTS:
1) Approval of a Resolution to Provide Water Service to Property at 138 Pine Cone Drive.
2) Request from Aiken Chamber of Commerce for Use of Park Avenue for Aiken's Makin' Event.
3) Request to Approve a Fireworks Display on July 4, 2021, at The Reserve Club at Woodside.
4) Approval of Resolution to Continue to Participate in the Lower
Savannah Regional Housing Consortium.
5) Approval of a Mutual Aid Agreement with the Lexington County
Sheriff' s Department.
6) Resolution Adopting the Aiken County Hazardous Mitigation Plan 2021.

INFORMATION
a) Issues and Updates.
b) Aiken Municipal Development Commission Minutes for April 13, 2021.
c) Public Services Department Report for April, 2021.
d) Engineering and Utilities Department Report for May, 2021.
e) Human Resources Report for May, 2021.

ADJOURNMENT
  • 9 participants
  • 1:09 hours
council
councilman
councilwoman
citizens
ordinances
approving
proclamations
courteous
adjourn
speak
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24 May 2021

City Council Meeting
May 24, 2021
7 PM

CALL TO ORDER
INVOCATION AND PLEDGE TO THE FLAG
GUIDELINES
ADDITIONS OR DELETIONS TO THE AGENDA

MINUTES:
1) Consideration of the Minutes for the Special Meeting on May 5, 2021, and the Regular Meeting on May 10, 2021.

OLD BUSINESS: Further Consideration of:
1) Approval of Appointments and Discussion of Appointees.

NEW BUSINESS: Consideration of:
1) First Reading of an Ordinance to Adjust the Water and Sewer Rates.
AN ORDINANCE ESTABLISHING NEW CHARGES FOR WATER
AND SEWER SERVICE.
2) First Reading of an Ordinance to Annex Property at 1922 Huntsman Drive and Zone it Residential Single-family (RS-15).
AN ORDINANCE TO ANNEX PROPERTY LOCATED AT 1922
HUNTSMAN DRIVE AND TO ZONE THE SAME RESIDENTIAL
SINGLE- FAMILY ( RS- 15).
3) First Reading of an Ordinance to Annex Property at 268 Springwood Drive and Zone it Residential Single-family (RS-15).
AN ORDINANCE TO ANNEX PROPERTY LOCATED AT 268
SPRINGWOOD DRIVE AND TO ZONE THE SAME RESIDENTIAL
SINGLE- FAMILY ( RS- 15).
4) First Reading of an Ordinance to Annex 11.82 Acres of Property Owned by the Michael D. Rubin Family LP and Zone it Planned Residential (PR).
AN ORDINANCE TO ANNEX TO THE CORPORATE LIMITS OF
THE CITY OF AIKEN CERTAIN PROPERTY OWNED BY
MICHAEL D. RUBIN FAMILY LP AND LOCATED NEAR
PAWNEE AND NEILSON STREET AND TO ZONE THE SAME
PLANNED RESIDENTIAL (PR).
5) First Reading of an Ordinance to Annex Property Owned by the City of Aiken Located Near Pawnee and Neilson Street.
AN ORDINANCE TO ANNEX TO THE CORPORATE LIMITS OF
THE CITY OF AIKEN CERTAIN PROPERTY OWNED BY THE
CITY OF AIKEN AND LOCATED NEAR PAWNEE AND NEILSON
STREET.
6) First Reading of an Ordinance Authorizing Certain Economic
Development Incentives for Construction of a 60-Unit Affordable
Apartment Complex for Seniors 55 and Older.
AN ORDINANCE AUTHORIZING CERTAIN ECONOMIC
DEVELOPMENT INCENTIVES PURSUANT TO ORDINANCE NO.
08132018 OF THE CITY OF AIKEN CODE OF ORDINANCES, FOR
A PROJECT DEVELOPED BY ARON BOLDOG - THE MAGNOLIA;
APPROVING AN ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT INDUCEMENT
AND INCENTIVE AGREEMENT; AND OTHER MATTERS
RELATED THERETO.
7) First Reading of an Ordinance to Sell Property at the Northwest Corner of Edgefield Avenue NW and Florence Street.
AN ORDINANCE APPROVING THE SALE OF PROPERTY
LOCATED ON THE NORTHWEST CORNER OF EDGEFIELD
AVENUE NW AND FLORENCE STREET NW TO JONATHAN
LUPTON.

PETITIONS AND REQUESTS:
1) Approval of a Resolution to Provide Water Service to Property at 138 Pine Cone Drive.
A RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING THE PROVISION OF WATER
UTILITY SERVICE TO PROPERTY LOCATED AT 138 PINE CONE
ROAD.
2) Approval of Resolution to Purchase 1.0575 Acres of Land for Pawnee Neilson Connector.
A RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING THE PURCHASE OF REAL
ESTATE OWNED BY MICHAEL D. RUBIN FAMILY LIMITED
PARTNERSHIP.
3) Approval of Request for Banners in the Downtown to Promote Run
United Event in October, 2021.

INFORMATION
a) Issues and Updates.
b) Planning Commission Minutes for April 13, 2021.
c) Design Review Board Minutes for April 6, 2021.
d) Senior Commission Minutes for April 20, 2021.
e) Human Resources Report for April, 2021.
f) Parks, Recreation & Tourism Report for April, 2021.
g) Public Services Department Report for March, 2021.

ADJOURNMEN
  • 11 participants
  • 1:23 hours
council
councilwoman
citizens
respectfully
mayor
thank
amen
speak
pledge
aiken
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10 May 2021

City Council Meeting
May 10, 2021
7 PM

CALL TO ORDER
INVOCATION AND PLEDGE TO THE FLAG
GUIDELINES
ADDITIONS OR DELETIONS TO THE AGENDA

MINUTES:
1) Consideration of the Minutes for the Work Session and Regular Meeting on April 26, 2021

PRESENTATIONS:
1) Proclamation Proclaiming the Week of June 7-13, 2021, as Management Week in Aiken, SC

OLD BUSINESS: Further Consideration of:
1) Discussion of Appointments to Boards, Commissions and Committees.
2) Second Reading and Public Hearing of an Ordinance to Rezone Property on Columbia Highway at Bushwillow Circle and Approve a Concept Plan.
AN ORDINANCE TO AMEND THE ZONING OF PROPERTY
LOCATED AT THE INTERSECTION OF COLUMBIA HIGHWAY
AND BUSHWILLOW CIRCLE AND TO APPROVE A CONCEPT
PLAN.
3) Second Reading and Public Hearing of an Ordinance to Annex Property at 409 Pine Avenue and Zone it Residential Single- Family ( RS- 8).
AN ORDINANCE TO ANNEX PROPERTY LOCATED AT 409 PINE
AVENUE SE AND TO ZONE THE SAME RESIDENTIAL SINGLEFAMILY (RS-8).
4) Second Reading and Public Hearing of an Ordinance to Annex Property on East Pine Log Road and Zone it Planned Commercial (PC).
AN ORDINANCE TO ANNEX PROPERTY LOCATED ON EAST
PINE LOG ROAD AND TO ZONE THE SAME PLANNED
COMMERCIAL ( PC).
5) Second Reading and Public Hearing of an Ordinance Amending FY 20-21 Accommodations Tax Fund Budget to Provide Funding for the
Repair of Pickleball Courts.
AN ORDINANCE AMENDING THE BUDGET OF THE CITY OF
AIKEN FOR THE FISCAL YEAR BEGINNING JULY 1, 2020, AND
ENDING JUNE 30, 2021, FOR FUNDING OF ACCOMMODATIONS
TAX PROJECT - REPAIR OF PICKLEBALL COURTS.
6) Second Reading and Public Hearing of an Ordinance Authorizing
Certain Economic Development Incentives for Construction of a 72-Unit Affordable Multifamily Housing Development on Gregg Highway by Peaks of Aiken LP.,
AN ORDINANCE AUTHORIZING CERTAIN ECONOMIC
DEVELOPMENT INCENTIVES, PURSUANT TO ORDINANCE NO.
08132018 OF THE CITY OF AIKEN CODE OF ORDINANCES FOR
A PROJECT DEVELOPED BY PEAKS OF AIKEN LP; APPROVING
AN ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT INDUCEMENT AND
INCENTIVE AGREEMENT; AND OTHER MATTERS RELATED
THERETO.

NEW BUSINESS: Consideration of:
1) First Reading of an Ordinance to Set the FY 2021-22 Millage Rate.
AN ORDINANCE TO PROVIDE FOR THE LEVY OF TAXES FOR
ORDINARY CITY PURPOSES IN THE CITY OF AIKEN FOR THE
FISCAL YEAR BEGINNING JULY 1, 2021, SET THE MILLAGE AT
SIXTY-TWO (62) MILLS AND TO PROVIDE FOR THE
EXPENDITURES THEREOF.
2) First Reading and Public Hearing of an Ordinance to Adopt the Fiscal Year 2021-22 Budget.
AN ORDINANCE ADOPTING A BUDGET PROPOSED BY THE
CITY MANAGER, CONTAINING ESTIMATES OF PROPOSED
REVENUES AND EXPENDITURES BY THE CITY OF AIKEN FOR
THE FISCAL YEAR BEGINNING JULY 1, 2021, AND ENDING
JUNE 30, 2022, AND DECLARING THAT IT SHALL CONSTITUTE
THE BUDGET OF THE CITY OF AIKEN.
3) First Reading of an Ordinance to Adjust the Water and Sewer Rates.
AN ORDINANCE ESTABLISHING NEW CHARGES FOR WATER
AND SEWER SERVICE.

PETITIONS AND REQUESTS:
1) Resolution Authorizing the City of Aiken to Amend the Memorandum of Understanding with Michael D. Rubin Family L.P.
A RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING THE CITY OF AIKEN TO ENTER
INTO AN AMENDMENT TO MEMORANDUM OF
UNDERSTANDING WITH MICHAEL D. RUBIN FAMILY L.P.
2) Approval of Acceptance of FAA Grant for Aiken Regional Airport.

INFORMATION
a) Annexation Policy Recommendation from Planning Commission.
b) Issues and Updates.
c) Aiken Municipal Development Commission Minutes for February 16,
March 16, and Special Meeting on March17, 2021.
d) Human Resources Department Report for March, 2021.
e) Public Safety Department Report for March, 2021.
f) Engineering & Utilities and Utilities Manager Department Report for
April, 2021.

ADJOURNMENT
  • 10 participants
  • 1:16 hours
councilman
councilwoman
council
mayor
citizens
ordinances
approving
courteous
speak
adjourn
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5 May 2021

Special City Council Meeting
May 5, 2021
5 PM

CALL TO ORDER

NEW BUSINESS: Consideration of:
1) Consideration of a Resolution to Terminate the City's Face Covering Ordinance No. 11192020.
A RESOLUTION DECLARING THE TERMINATION OF THE CITY OF AIKEN FACE COVERING ORDINANCE, ORDINANCE NO. 11192020.

Adjournment
  • 19 participants
  • 1:27 hours
council
citizens
councilwoman
ordinances
respectful
approval
speak
welcomes
aiken
adjourn
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26 Apr 2021

City Council Meeting
April 26, 2021
7PM

CALL TO ORDER
INVOCATION AND PLEDGE TO THE FLAG
GUIDELINES
ADDITIONS OR DELETIONS TO THE AGENDA

MINUTES:
1) Consideration of the Minutes for the Work Session on April 5, 2021, and the Work Session and Regular Meeting on April 12, 2021.

PRESENTATIONS:
1) Presentation by Bandwagon on Marketing Strategies for the City of Aiken Tourism Division.
2) Update on Chesterfield Street Municipal Building.

OLD BUSINESS: Further Consideration of:
1) Discussion of Appointments to Boards, Commissions and Committees.

NEW BUSINESS: Consideration of:
1) First Reading of an Ordinance to Amend the Zoning Ordinance Regarding Limited Professional Zone.
AN ORDINANCE AMENDING THE ZONING ORDINANCE REGARDING LIMITED PROFESSIONAL TEXT AMENDMENTS.
2) First Reading of an Ordinance to Rezone Property on Columbia Highway at Bushwillow Circle and Approve a Concept Plan.
AN ORDINANCE TO AMEND THE ZONING OF PROPERTY LOCATED AT THE INTERSECTION OF COLUMBIA HIGHWAY AND BUSHWILLOW CIRCLE AND TO APPROVE A CONCEPT PLAN.
3) First Reading of an Ordinance to Annex Property at 409 Pine Avenue and Zone it Residential Single-Family (RS-8).
AN ORDINANCE TO ANNEX PROPERTY LOCATED AT 409 PINE AVENUE SE AND TO ZONE THE SAME RESIDENTIAL SINGLEFAMILY ( RS-8).
4) First Reading of an Ordinance to Annex Property on East Pine Log Road and Zone it Planned Commercial (PC).
AN ORDINANCE TO ANNEX PROPERTY LOCATED ON EAST PINE LOG ROAD AND TO ZONE THE SAME PLANNED COMMERCIAL ( PC).
5) First Reading of an Ordinance Amending FY 20-21 Accommodations Tax Fund Budget to Provide Funding for the Repair of Pickleball Courts.
AN ORDINANCE AMENDING THE BUDGET OF THE CITY OF AIKEN FOR THE FISCAL YEAR BEGINNING JULY 1, 2020, AND ENDING JUNE 30, 2021, FOR FUNDING OF ACCOMMODATIONS TAX PROJECT - REPAIR OF PICKLEBALL COURTS.
6) First Reading of an Ordinance Authorizing Certain Economic Development Incentives for Construction of a 72-Unit Affordable Multifamily Housing Development on Gregg Highway by Peaks of Aiken LP.
AN ORDINANCE AUTHORIZING CERTAIN ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT INCENTIVES, PURSUANT TO ORDINANCE NO. 08132018 OF THE CITY OF AIKEN CODE OF ORDINANCES, FOR A PROJECT DEVELOPED BY PEAKS OF AIKEN LP; APPROVING AN ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT INDUCEMENT AND INCENTIVE AGREEMENT; AND OTHER MATTERS RELATED THERETO.

PETITIONS AND REQUESTS:
1) 2021 New Horizons City Council Goals.

INFORMATION
a) Issues and Updates.
b) Recreation Commission Minutes for March 16, 2021.
c) Planning Commission Minutes for March 9, 2021.
d) Board of Zoning Appeals Minutes for February 23, 2021.
e) Design Review Board Minutes for February 2, Special Work Session Meeting on February 16, 2021, and March 2, 2021.
f) Engineering & Utilities Department Report for March, 2021.
g) Public Services Department Report for February, 2021.
h) Parks, Recreation & Tourism Department Report for March, 2021.

ADJOURNMENT
  • 13 participants
  • 1:34 hours
citizens
council
councilwoman
courteous
amen
commend
apologize
pledge
spoke
adjourn
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12 Apr 2021

City Council Meeting
April 12, 2021
7 PM

CALL TO ORDER
INVOCATION AND PLEDGE TO THE FLAG
GUIDELINES
ADDITIONS OR DELETIONS TO THE AGENDA

MINUTES:
1) Consideration of the Minutes for New Horizons Work Session on March 15, 2021, and the Work Session and Regular Meeting of March 22, 2021.

PRESENTATIONS:
1) Presentation by Lauren Virgo Regarding Events and Plans for Aiken County' s 150th Anniversary.
2) Proclamation Proclaiming April as Fair Housing Month.

OLD BUSINESS: Further Consideration of:
1) Discussion of Appointments to Boards, Commissions, and Committees.
2) Second Reading and Public Hearing of an Ordinance to Annex 5 Acres on Whiskey Road, Zone it Planned Residential, and Approve a Concept Plan.
AN ORDINANCE TO ANNEX TO THE CORPORATE LIMITS OF THE CITY OF AIKEN CERTAIN PROPERTY LOCATED ON WHISKEY ROAD AND TO ZONE THE SAME PLANNED RESIDENTIAL (PR) AND TO APPROVE A CONCEPT PLAN.
3) Second Reading and Public Hearing of an Ordinance to Annex Property at 116 Marvin Drive and Zone it Residential Single-family (RS-10).
AN ORDINANCE TO ANNEX TO THE CORPORATE LIMITS OF THE CITY OF AIKEN CERTAIN PROPERTY LOCATED AT 116 MARVIN DRIVE AND TO ZONE THE SAME RESIDENTIAL SINGLE- FAMILY ( RS-10).

NEW BUSINESS: Consideration of:
none

PETITIONS AND REQUESTS:
1) Request to Place Banners in the Downtown to Promote the Memorial Day Parade 2021, National Day of Prayer, and PRT Events.
2) Resolution Supporting the Relocation of the Vietnam War Memorial.
3) Consideration for Renaming of Two City-Owned Parks.

INFORMATION
a) Issues and Updates.
b) Municipal Development Commission Minutes for February 16, 2021.
c) Public Safety Department Report for February, 2021.
d) Human Resources Department Report for February, 2021.
e) CDBG Consolidated Plan and Annual Action Plan Executive Summary.

ADJOURNMENT
  • 9 participants
  • 54 minutes
councilwoman
councilman
council
citizens
respectfully
ordinance
capitol
quorum
speak
aiken
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22 Mar 2021

City Council Meeting
March 22, 2021
7 PM

CALL TO ORDER
INVOCATION AND PLEDGE TO THE FLAG
GUIDELINES
ADDITIONS OR DELETIONS TO THE AGENDA

I. MINUTES:
1) Consideration of the Minutes for the Work Session on March 3, 2021, and the Work Session and Regular Meeting on March 8, 2021.

II. OLD BUSINESS: Further Consideration of:
1) Discussion of Appointments to Boards, Commissions, and Committees.
2) Second Reading and Public Hearing of an Ordinance Amending the City Code to Adopt the 2022 Revised Model Business License Ordinance.
AN ORDINANCE AMENDING CHAPTER 12, ARTICLE II OF THE AIKEN CITY CODE TO ADOPT THE 2022 REVISED MODEL BUSINESS LICENSE ORDINANCE OF THE CITY OF AIKEN.
3) Second Reading and Public Hearing of an Ordinance Amending the FY 2020- 21 Budget for Funding to the Aiken Municipal Development Commission.
AN ORDINANCE AMENDING THE BUDGET OF THE CITY OF AIKEN FOR THE FISCAL YEAR BEGINNING JULY 1, 2020, AND ENDING JUNE 30, 2021, FOR FUNDING TO THE AIKEN MUNICIPAL DEVELOPMENT COMMISSION.

III. NEW BUSINESS: Consideration of:
1) First Reading of an Ordinance to Annex 5 Acres on Whiskey Road, Zone it Planned Residential, and Approve a Concept Plan.
AN ORDINANCE TO ANNEX TO THE CORPORATE LIMITS OF THE CITY OF AIKEN CERTAIN PROPERTY LOCATED ON WHISKEY ROAD AND TO ZONE THE SAME PLANNED RESIDENTIAL ( PR) AND TO APPROVE A CONCEPT PLAN.
2) First Reading of an Ordinance to Annex Property at 116 Marvin Drive and Zone it Residential Single-family (RS-10).
AN ORDINANCE TO ANNEX TO THE CORPORATE LIMITS OF THE CITY OF AIKEN CERTAIN PROPERTY LOCATED AT 116 MARVIN DRIVE AND TO ZONE THE SAME RESIDENTIAL SINGLE-FAMILY (RS-10).
3) Approval of AECOM Strategic Economic Development Action Plan.

IV. PETITIONS AND REQUESTS:
1) Approval of a Resolution to Provide Water and Sewer Services to Property located on Chukker Creek Road.
A RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING THE PROVISION OF WATER AND SANITARY SEWER UTILITY SERVICES TO PROPERTY LOCATED ON CHUKKER CREEK ROAD.
2) Approval of a Resolution to Provide Water Service to Property on East Pine Log Road.
A RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING THE PROVISION OF WATER UTILITY SERVICE TO PROPERTY LOCATED ON EAST PINE LOG ROAD.
3) Resolution Authorizing the City of Aiken to Enter into a Memorandum of Understanding with James S. Watson, Jr. and Powderhouse Partners, LLC.
A RESOLUTON AUTHORIZING THE CITY OF AIKEN TO ENTER INTO A MEMORANDUM OF UNDERSTANDING WITH JAMES S. WATSON, JR. AND POWDERHOUSE PARTNERS, LLC.

V. INFORMATION
a) Issues and Updates.
b) Planning Commission Minutes for February 9, 2021.
c) Engineering & Utilities Report and Utilities Manager Report for February, 2021.
d) Public Services Department Report for January, 2021.

VI. ADJOURNMENT
  • 9 participants
  • 28 minutes
council
councilwoman
councilman
mayor
courteous
amen
approval
speaker
chief
aiken
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22 Mar 2021

City Council Meeting
March 22, 2021
7 PM

CALL TO ORDER
INVOCATION AND PLEDGE TO THE FLAG
GUIDELINES
ADDITIONS OR DELETIONS TO THE AGENDA

I. MINUTES:
1) Consideration of the Minutes for the Work Session on March 3, 2021, and the Work Session and Regular Meeting on March 8, 2021.

II. OLD BUSINESS: Further Consideration of:
1) Discussion of Appointments to Boards, Commissions, and Committees.
2) Second Reading and Public Hearing of an Ordinance Amending the City Code to Adopt the 2022 Revised Model Business License Ordinance.
AN ORDINANCE AMENDING CHAPTER 12, ARTICLE II OF THE AIKEN CITY CODE TO ADOPT THE 2022 REVISED MODEL BUSINESS LICENSE ORDINANCE OF THE CITY OF AIKEN.
3) Second Reading and Public Hearing of an Ordinance Amending the FY 2020- 21 Budget for Funding to the Aiken Municipal Development Commission.
AN ORDINANCE AMENDING THE BUDGET OF THE CITY OF AIKEN FOR THE FISCAL YEAR BEGINNING JULY 1, 2020, AND ENDING JUNE 30, 2021, FOR FUNDING TO THE AIKEN MUNICIPAL DEVELOPMENT COMMISSION.

III. NEW BUSINESS: Consideration of:
1) First Reading of an Ordinance to Annex 5 Acres on Whiskey Road, Zone it Planned Residential, and Approve a Concept Plan.
AN ORDINANCE TO ANNEX TO THE CORPORATE LIMITS OF THE CITY OF AIKEN CERTAIN PROPERTY LOCATED ON WHISKEY ROAD AND TO ZONE THE SAME PLANNED RESIDENTIAL ( PR) AND TO APPROVE A CONCEPT PLAN.
2) First Reading of an Ordinance to Annex Property at 116 Marvin Drive and Zone it Residential Single-family (RS-10).
AN ORDINANCE TO ANNEX TO THE CORPORATE LIMITS OF THE CITY OF AIKEN CERTAIN PROPERTY LOCATED AT 116 MARVIN DRIVE AND TO ZONE THE SAME RESIDENTIAL SINGLE-FAMILY (RS-10).
3) Approval of AECOM Strategic Economic Development Action Plan.

IV. PETITIONS AND REQUESTS:
1) Approval of a Resolution to Provide Water and Sewer Services to Property located on Chukker Creek Road.
A RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING THE PROVISION OF WATER AND SANITARY SEWER UTILITY SERVICES TO PROPERTY LOCATED ON CHUKKER CREEK ROAD.
2) Approval of a Resolution to Provide Water Service to Property on East Pine Log Road.
A RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING THE PROVISION OF WATER UTILITY SERVICE TO PROPERTY LOCATED ON EAST PINE LOG ROAD.
3) Resolution Authorizing the City of Aiken to Enter into a Memorandum of Understanding with James S. Watson, Jr. and Powderhouse Partners, LLC.
A RESOLUTON AUTHORIZING THE CITY OF AIKEN TO ENTER INTO A MEMORANDUM OF UNDERSTANDING WITH JAMES S. WATSON, JR. AND POWDERHOUSE PARTNERS, LLC.

V. INFORMATION
a) Issues and Updates.
b) Planning Commission Minutes for February 9, 2021.
c) Engineering & Utilities Report and Utilities Manager Report for February, 2021.
d) Public Services Department Report for January, 2021.

VI. ADJOURNMENT
  • 17 participants
  • 1:31 hours
council
councilman
councilwoman
mayor
citizens
courteous
amen
appointing
speaker
aiken
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22 Mar 2021

City Council Meeting
March 22, 2021
7 PM

CALL TO ORDER
INVOCATION AND PLEDGE TO THE FLAG
GUIDELINES
ADDITIONS OR DELETIONS TO THE AGENDA

I. MINUTES:
1) Consideration of the Minutes for the Work Session on March 3, 2021, and the Work Session and Regular Meeting on March 8, 2021.

II. OLD BUSINESS: Further Consideration of:
1) Discussion of Appointments to Boards, Commissions, and Committees.
2) Second Reading and Public Hearing of an Ordinance Amending the City Code to Adopt the 2022 Revised Model Business License Ordinance.
AN ORDINANCE AMENDING CHAPTER 12, ARTICLE II OF THE AIKEN CITY CODE TO ADOPT THE 2022 REVISED MODEL BUSINESS LICENSE ORDINANCE OF THE CITY OF AIKEN.
3) Second Reading and Public Hearing of an Ordinance Amending the FY 2020- 21 Budget for Funding to the Aiken Municipal Development Commission.
AN ORDINANCE AMENDING THE BUDGET OF THE CITY OF AIKEN FOR THE FISCAL YEAR BEGINNING JULY 1, 2020, AND ENDING JUNE 30, 2021, FOR FUNDING TO THE AIKEN MUNICIPAL DEVELOPMENT COMMISSION.

III. NEW BUSINESS: Consideration of:
1) First Reading of an Ordinance to Annex 5 Acres on Whiskey Road, Zone it Planned Residential, and Approve a Concept Plan.
AN ORDINANCE TO ANNEX TO THE CORPORATE LIMITS OF THE CITY OF AIKEN CERTAIN PROPERTY LOCATED ON WHISKEY ROAD AND TO ZONE THE SAME PLANNED RESIDENTIAL ( PR) AND TO APPROVE A CONCEPT PLAN.
2) First Reading of an Ordinance to Annex Property at 116 Marvin Drive and Zone it Residential Single-family (RS-10).
AN ORDINANCE TO ANNEX TO THE CORPORATE LIMITS OF THE CITY OF AIKEN CERTAIN PROPERTY LOCATED AT 116 MARVIN DRIVE AND TO ZONE THE SAME RESIDENTIAL SINGLE-FAMILY (RS-10).
3) Approval of AECOM Strategic Economic Development Action Plan.

IV. PETITIONS AND REQUESTS:
1) Approval of a Resolution to Provide Water and Sewer Services to Property located on Chukker Creek Road.
A RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING THE PROVISION OF WATER AND SANITARY SEWER UTILITY SERVICES TO PROPERTY LOCATED ON CHUKKER CREEK ROAD.
2) Approval of a Resolution to Provide Water Service to Property on East Pine Log Road.
A RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING THE PROVISION OF WATER UTILITY SERVICE TO PROPERTY LOCATED ON EAST PINE LOG ROAD.
3) Resolution Authorizing the City of Aiken to Enter into a Memorandum of Understanding with James S. Watson, Jr. and Powderhouse Partners, LLC.
A RESOLUTON AUTHORIZING THE CITY OF AIKEN TO ENTER INTO A MEMORANDUM OF UNDERSTANDING WITH JAMES S. WATSON, JR. AND POWDERHOUSE PARTNERS, LLC.

V. INFORMATION
a) Issues and Updates.
b) Planning Commission Minutes for February 9, 2021.
c) Engineering & Utilities Report and Utilities Manager Report for February, 2021.
d) Public Services Department Report for January, 2021.

VI. ADJOURNMENT
  • 14 participants
  • 60 minutes
town
sidewalks
redevelopment
urbanization
residential
highway
walkability
needs
annexation
agree
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8 Mar 2021

City Council Meeting
March 8, 2021
7 PM

CALL TO ORDER
INVOCATION AND PLEDGE TO THE FLAG
GUIDELINES
ADDITIONS OR DELETIONS TO THE AGENDA

I. MINUTES:
1) Consideration of the Minutes for the Work Session and Regular Meeting on February 22, 2021.

II. PRESENTATIONS:
1) Update from the Aiken County Homeless Coalition by Roxana Sirk, Chair of the Homeless Coalition.

III. OLD BUSINESS: Further Consideration of:
1) Discussion of Appointees to Various City Boards, Commissions, and Committees.
2) Second Reading and Public Hearing of an Ordinance Amending the City Code to Adopt the 2022 Revised Model Business License Ordinance.
AN ORDINANCE AMENDING CHAPTER 12, ARTICLE II OF THE AIKEN CITY CODE TO ADOPT THE 2022 REVISED MODEL BUSINESS LICENSE ORDINANCE OF THE CITY OF AIKEN.
3) Second Reading and Public Hearing of an Ordinance to Annex Property at 420 Chatham Street and Zone it Residential Single- Family ( RS-10).
AN ORDINANCE TO ANNEX PROPERTY OWNED BY TRAVIS COURTNEY AND SKYLAR FOX AND LOCATED AT 420 CHATHAM STREET SE AND TO ZONE THE SAME RESIDENTIAL SINGLE-FAMILY (RS-10).
4) Second Reading and Public Hearing of an Ordinance to Annex Property at 110 Cedarwood Park and Zone it Residential Single-Family (RS-15).
AN ORDINANCE TO ANNEX TO THE CORPORATE LIMITS OF THE CITY OF AIKEN PROPERTY OWNED BY KENNETH OCHS AND LOCATED AT 127 CEDARWOOD PARK AND TO ZONE THE SAME RESIDENTIAL SINGLE-FAMILY (RS-15).
5) Second Reading and Public Hearing of an Ordinance Amending the FY 2020- 21 Budget for Purchase of a Compactor for the Downtown.
AN ORDINANCE AMENDING THE BUDGET OF THE CITY OF AIKEN FOR THE FISCAL YEAR BEGINNING JULY 1, 2020 AND ENDING JUNE 30, 2021, FOR PURCHASE OF COMPACTOR FOR THE DOWNTOWN.

IV. NEW BUSINESS: Consideration of:
1) First Reading of an Ordinance to Amend the FY 2020- 21 Budget For Funding to the Aiken Municipal Development Commission
AN ORDINANCE AMENDING THE BUDGET OF THE CITY OF AIKEN FOR THE FISCAL YEAR BEGINNING JULY 1, 2020 AND ENDING JUNE 30, 2021, FOR FUNDING TO THE AIKEN MUNICIPAL DEVELOPMENT COMMISSION.

V. PETITIONS AND REQUESTS:
1) Recommendations from Accommodations Tax Committee for Allocation of Funds from the 2021- 2022 Cycle.
2) Request by Cumbee Center for Permission to Place Teal Ribbons in the Downtown for Sexual Assault Awareness Month.

VI. INFORMATION
a) Issues and Updates.
b) Recreation Commission Minutes for January 19, 2021.
c) Aiken Municipal Development Commission Minutes for February 2, 2021.
d) Human Resources Department Report for January, 2021.
e) Public Safety Department Report for January, 2021.

VII. ADJOURNMENT
  • 15 participants
  • 1:09 hours
amen
citizens
thank
pray
councilman
compassionately
churches
chief
concern
convene
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22 Feb 2021

Aiken City Council Zoom Work Session
February 22, 2021
5 PM

Regular Meeting starts at 7 PM
You can send your comment for that meeting at:
PublicComment@CityofAikenSC.gov
  • 11 participants
  • 1:38 hours
council
anticipate
mayor
planning
presently
citizens
initiatives
reports
needs
reassessment
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22 Feb 2021

City Council Zoom Meeting
February 22, 2021
7 PM

You can send your comment at:
PublicComment@CityofAikenSC.gov

CALL TO ORDER
INVOCATION AND PLEDGE TO THE FLAG
GUIDELINES
ADDITIONS OR DELETIONS TO THE AGENDA

MINUTES:
1) Consideration of the Minutes of the February 8, 2021 , Council Meeting.

OLD BUSINESS: Further Consideration of:
1) Approval of Appointments and Discussion of Appointees to Various City
Boards , Commissions , and Committees.
2) Second Reading and Public Hearing of an Ordinance to Allow Council to
Hold Meetings Through Remote Communication Technology.
AN ORDINANCE AMENDING CHAPTER 2 OF THE AIKEN CITY
CODE TO ALLOW CITY COUNCIL MEETINGS TO USE REMOTE
COMMUNICATION TECHNOLOGY.
3) Second Reading and Public Hearing of an Ordinance to Amend the
Community Development Block Grant Budget to Include Revenue and
Expenditures for CARES Act Funds.
AN ORDINANCE AMENDING THE CDBG BUDGET OF THE CITY
OF AIKEN FOR THE FISCAL YEAR BEGINNING JULY 1, 2020, AND
ENDING JUNE 30, 2021, TO INCLUDE CARES ACT FUNDS.

III. NEW BUSINESS: Consideration of:
1) First Reading of an Ordinance Amending the City Code to Adopt the 2022
Revised Model Business License Ordinance.
AN ORDINANCE AMENDING CHAPTER 12, ARTICLE II OF THE
AIKEN CITY CODE TO ADOPT THE 2022 REVISED MODEL
BUSINESS LICENSE ORDINANCE OF THE CITY OF AIKEN.
2)First Reading of an Ordinance to Annex Property at 420 Chatham Street
and Zone it Residential Single-Family (RS-10).
AN ORDINANCE TO ANNEX PROPERTY OWNED BY TRAVIS
COURTNEY AND SKYLAR FOX AND LOCATED AT 420
CHATHAM STREET SE AND TO ZONE THE SAME RESIDENTIAL
SINGLE-FAMILY (RS-10).
3) First Reading of an Ordinance to Annex Property at 110 Cedarwood Park
and Zone it Residential Single- Family ( RS- 15).
AN ORDINANCE TO ANNEX TO THE CORPORATE LIMITS OF
THE CITY OF AIKEN PROPERTY OWNED BY KENNETH OCHS
AND LOCATED AT 127 CEDARWOOD PARK AND TO ZONE THE
SAME RESIDENTIAL SINGLE- FAMILY ( RS- 15).
4) First Reading of an Ordinance Amending the FY 2020- 21 Budget for
Purchase of a Compactor for the Downtown.
AN ORDINANCE AMENDING THE BUDGET OF THE CITY OF
AIKEN FOR THE FISCAL YEAR BEGINNING JULY 1, 2020 AND
ENDING JUNE 30, 2021, FOR PURCHASE OF COMPACTOR FOR
THE DOWNTOWN.

IV. PETITIONS AND REQUESTS:
1) Approval of Capital Projects Sales Tax III Funds for Valve and Hydrant
Replacement.

V. INFORMATION
a) Issues and Updates.
b) Planning Commission Minutes for January 12, 2021.
c) Design Review Board Minutes for January 5, 2021.
d) Parks, Recreation & Tourism Department Report for January, 2021.
e) Public Safety Department Report for December, 2020.
f) Planning Commission Recommendation for 5 Year Capital Improvement
Program.

VI. ADJOURNMENT
  • 10 participants
  • 37 minutes
amen
council
citizens
thankful
pledge
pray
ordinances
bless
invocation
amending
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8 Feb 2021

City Council Zoom Meeting
February 8, 2021
7 PM

If you have a comment, please send it to:
PublicComment@CityofAikenSC.gov

CALL TO ORDER
INVOCATION AND PLEDGE TO THE FLAG
GUIDELINES
ADDITIONS OR DELETIONS TO THE AGENDA

MINUTES:
1) Consideration of the Minutes of the Special Meeting on January 21, 2021,
and the Work Session and Regular Meeting of January 25, 2021.

PRESENTATIONS:
1) Proclamation Recognizing Aiken Senior Life Services for 50 Years'
Service to the Community.

OLD BUSINESS: Further Consideration of:
1) Discussion of Appointees to Various City Boards, Commissions, and
Committees.
2) Second Reading and Public Hearing of an Ordinance to Rezone Property
on Aldrich Street owned by Debra Grier from Residential Single-Family to
Residential Multifamily Low Density ( RML)
AN ORDINANCE AMENDING THE ZONING OF REAL ESTATE
OWNED BY DEBRA GRIER FROM RESIDENTIAL SINGLE- FAMILY
RS-10) TO RESIDENTIAL MULTIFAMILY LOW-DENSITY (RML).
3) Second Reading and Public Hearing of an Ordinance to Rezone Property at
222 Williamsburg Street SE from Light Industrial ( LI) to Residential
Single-Family (RS-10).
AN ORDINANCE TO REZONE CERTAIN PROPERTY OWNED BY
DOUG JONES FROM LIGHT INDUSTRIAL (LI) TO RESIDENTIAL
SINGLE- FAMILY ( RS- 10).
4) Second Reading and Public Hearing of an Ordinance Authorizing the City
of Aiken to Grant an Easement to William Russell Johnson and Janice
Johnson.
AN ORDINANCE AUTHORIZING THE CITY OF AIKEN TO GRANT
AN EASEMENT TO WILLIAM RUSSELL JOHNSON AND JANICE
JOHNSON.
5) Second Reading and Public Hearing of an Ordinance to Amend the City
Budget for Fiscal Year 2020-21.
AN ORDINANCE AMENDING THE BUDGET OF THE CITY OF
AIKEN FOR THE FISCAL YEAR BEGINNING JULY 1, 2020, AND
ENDING JUNE 30, 2021, FOR HOSPITALITY TAX PROJECTS AND
PUBLIC SOLID WASTE RECYCLING FEES.
6) Second Reading and Public Hearing of an Ordinance Granting Towing
Franchises for Involuntary Towing in the City of Aiken.
AN ORDINANCE GRANTING NONEXCLUSIVE TOWING
FRANCHISES FOR INVOLUNTARY TOWING WITHIN THE CITY
OF AIKEN.

NEW BUSINESS: Consideration of:
1) First Reading of an Ordinance to Allow Council to Hold Meetings
Through Remote Communication Technology.
AN ORDINANCE AMENDING CHAPTER 2 OF THE AIKEN CITY
CODE TO ALLOW CITY COUNCIL MEETINGS TO USE REMOTE
COMMUNICATION TECHNOLOGY.
2) First Reading of an Ordinance to Amend the Community Development
Block Grant Budget to Include Revenue and Expenditures for CARES Act
Funds.
AN ORDINANCE AMENDING THE CDBG BUDGET OF THE CITY
OF AIKEN FOR THE FISCAL YEAR BEGINNING JULY 1, 2020, AND
ENDING JUNE 30, 2021, TO INCLUDE CARES ACT FUNDS.

PETITIONS AND REQUESTS:
1) Approval of Resolution to Accept Deed of Dedication of Tahoe Drive,
Utility Systems and Access Easement for Lines and Equipment in
Powderhouse Landing Phase III.
A RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING THE ACCEPTANCE OF A DEED
OF DEDICATION FOR TAHOE DRIVE, AND SANITARY SEWER
AND WATER FACILITIES IN POWDERHOUSE LANDING, PHASE
III FROM POWDERHOUSE DEVELOPMENT, INC.

INFORMATION
a) Issues and Updates.
b) Public Services Department Report for December, 2020.
c) Aiken Municipal Development Commission Minutes for December 8 and
15, 2020, and January 15, 2021.

ADJOURNMENT
  • 10 participants
  • 53 minutes
citizens
council
councilwoman
respectful
thank
cityofakinsc
amen
comments
approval
aiken
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25 Jan 2021

Aiken City Council Zoom Work Session
January 25, 2021
5 PM
  • 9 participants
  • 52 minutes
council
planning
councilwoman
citizens
mayor
present
presentation
discussions
aiken
advisor
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25 Jan 2021

City Council Zoom Meeting
January 25, 2021
7 PM


CALL TO ORDER
INVOCATION AND PLEDGE TO THE FLAG
GUIDELINES
ADDITIONS OR DELETIONS TO THE AGENDA

I. MINUTES:
1) Consideration of the Minutes of the Regular Meeting of January 11, 2021.

II. OLD BUSINESS: Further Consideration of:
1) Approval of Appointments and Discussion of Appointees to Various City
Boards, Commissions, and Committees.
2) Second Reading and Public Hearing of an Ordinance to Annex Property
Known as Generations Park Owned by the City of Aiken Located on U. S.
Highway 1 North.
AN ORDINANCE TO ANNEX TO THE CORPORATE LIMITS OF
THE CITY OF AIKEN CERTAIN PROPERTY OWNED BY THE CITY
OF AIKEN AND KNOWN AS GENERATIONS PARK AND TO
APPROVE A CONCEPT PLAN.
3) Second Reading and Public Hearing of an Ordinance to Annex Property at
1929 Huntsman Drive and Zone it Residential Single-Family (RS-15).
AN ORDINANCE TO ANNEX PROPERTY LOATED AT 1929
HUNTSMAN DRIVE AND TO ZONE THE SAME RESIDENTIAL
SINGLE- FAMILY ( RS-15).

III. NEW BUSINESS: Consideration of:
1) First Reading of an Ordinance to Rezone Property on Aldrich Street owned
by Debra Grier from Residential Single Family to Residential Multifamily
Low Density ( RML).
AN ORDINANCE AMENDING THE ZONING OF REAL ESTATE
OWNED BY DEBRA GRIER FROM RESIDENTIAL SINGLE- FAMILY
RS-10) TO RESIDENTIAL MULTIFAMILY LOW-DENSITY (RML).
2) First Reading of an Ordinance to Rezone Property at 222 Williamsburg
Street SE from Light Industrial (LI) to Residential Single-Family (RS-10).
AN ORDINANCE TO REZONE CERTAIN PROPERTY OWNED BY
DOUG JONES FROM LIGHT INDUSTRIAL (LI) TO RESIDENTIAL
SINGLE- FAMILY ( RS- 10).
3) First Reading of an Ordinance Authorizing the City of Aiken to Grant an
Easement to William Russell Johnson and Janice Johnson.
AN ORDINANCE AUTHORIZING THE CITY OF AIKEN TO GRANT
AN EASEMENT TO WILLIAM RUSSELL JOHNSON AND JANICE
JOHNSON.
4) First Reading of an Ordinance to Amend the City Budget for Fiscal Year
2020- 21.
AN ORDINANCE AMENDING THE BUDGET OF THE CITY OF
AIKEN FOR THE FISCAL YEAR BEGINNING JULY 1, 2020, AND
ENDING JUNE 30, 2021, FOR HOSPITALITY TAX PROJECTS AND
PUBLIC SOLID WASTE RECYCLING FEES.
5) First Reading of an Ordinance Granting Towing Franchises for Involuntary
Towing in the City of Aiken.
AN ORDINANCE GRANTING NONEXCLUSIVE TOWING
FRANCHISES FOR INVOLUNTARY TOWING WITHIN THE CITY
OF AIKEN.

IV. PETITIONS AND REQUESTS:
1) Approval of a Resolution to Provide Water and Sewer Utilities to
Development on Edgefield Highway ( Highway 19) and Williams Lane.
A RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING THE PROVISION OF WATER AND
SEWER UTILITY SERVICES TO PROPERTY LOCATED ON
EDGEFIELD HIGHWAY.

V. INFORMATION
a) Issues and Updates.
b) Recreation Commission Minutes for November 17, 2020.
c) Senior Commission Minutes for December 15, 2020.
d) Planning Commission Minutes for December 15, 2020.
e) Design Review Board Minutes for December 1, 2020.
f) Public Safety Department Report for November, 2020.
g) Parks, Recreation and Tourism Report for December, 2020.

VI. ADJOURNMENT
  • 12 participants
  • 50 minutes
citizens
council
comments
respectful
thank
publiccomment
petitions
concern
bring
invocation
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21 Jan 2021

Special City Council Meeting
January 21, 2021
5 PM

Call to Order

NEW BUSINESS: Consideration of:
1) An Emergency Ordinance to Temporarily Suspend the Normal Operating Procedures of the Meetings of the Council and Boards and Commissions.
AN EMERGENCY ORDINANCE TO TEMPORARILY SUSPEND THE NORMAL OPERATING PROCEDURES OF THE MEETINGS OF THE COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF AIKEN AND THE BOARDS AND COMMISSIONS.

Adjournment
  • 7 participants
  • 18 minutes
ordinances
council
prayer
councilwoman
mayor
adjourn
thank
pledge
bring
emergency
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11 Jan 2021

City Council Meeting
January 11, 2021
7 PM

CALL TO ORDER
INVOCATION AND PLEDGE TO THE FLAG
GUIDELINES
ADDITIONS OR DELETIONS TO THE AGENDA

I. MINUTES:
1) Consideration of the Minutes of the Work Session and Regular Meeting of December 7, 2020.

II. OLD BUSINESS: Further Consideration of:
1) Approval of Appointments and Discussion of Appointees to Various City Boards, Commissions, and Committees.
2) Second Reading and Public Hearing of an Ordinance to Revise a Concept Plan for Property at 7000 Woodside Executive Court.
AN ORDINANCE APPROVING A REVISED CONCEPT PLAN FOR PROPERTY LOCATED AT 7000 WOODSIDE EXECUTIVE COURT.
3) Second Reading and Public Hearing of an Ordinance to Amend the FY 2020-21 Budget.
AN ORDINANCE AMENDING THE BUDGET OF THE CITY OF AIKEN FOR THE FISCAL YEAR BEGINNING JULY 1, 2020, AND ENDING JUNE 30, 2021 FOR ROAD MAINTENANCE.

III. NEW BUSINESS: Consideration of:
1) First Reading of an Ordinance to Annex Property Known as Generations Park Owned by the City of Aiken Located on U.S. Highway 1 North.
AN ORDINANCE TO ANNEX TO THE CORPORATE LIMITS OF THE CITY OF AIKEN CERTAIN PROPERTY OWNED BY THE CITY OF AIKEN AND KNOWN AS GENERATIONS PARK AND TO APPROVE A CONCEPT PLAN.
2) First Reading of an Ordinance to Annex Property at 1929 Huntsman Drive and Zone it Residential Single-Family (RS-15).
AN ORDINANCE TO ANNEX PROPERTY LOCATED AT 1929 HUNTSMAN DRIVE AND TO ZONE THE SAME RESIDENTIAL SINGLE- FAMILY ( RS-15).

IV. PETITIONS AND REQUESTS:
1) Approval of a Resolution to Provide Water and Sewer Utilities to Development on Edgefield Highway (Highway 19) and Williams Lane.
A RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING THE PROVISION OF WATER AND SEWER UTILITY SERVICES TO PROPERTY LOCATED ON EDGEFIELD HIGHWAY.
2) Approval of Aiken City Court Jury Box for 2021.
3) Election Schedule for November, 2021 General Election.

V. INFORMATION
a) Issues and Updates.
b) Planning Commission Minutes for November 10, 2020.
c) Design Review Board Minutes for November 3, 2020.
d) Board of Zoning Appeals Minutes for August 25, 2020.
e) Aiken Municipal Development Commission Minutes for October 20, November 17, and December 1, 2020.
f) Equine Committee Minutes for March 2 and September 21, 2020.
g) Parks, Recreation & Tourism Department Report for October and November, 2020.
h) Engineering & Utilities Department Report for November and December, 2020.
i) Building Inspections Reports for October and November, 2020.
j) Public Services Department Report for November, 2020.
k) Human Resources Department Report for December, 2020.

VI. ADJOURNMENT
  • 10 participants
  • 1:02 hours
council
citizens
councilwoman
amen
bylaws
leaders
attending
courteous
appoints
speak
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7 Dec 2020

City Council Meeting
December 7, 2020
7 PM

CALL TO ORDER
INVOCATION AND PLEDGE TO THE FLAG
GUIDELINES
ADDITIONS OR DELETIONS TO THE AGENDA

I. MINUTES:
1) Consideration of the Minutes of the Special Meeting of November 19, 2020, and Work Session and Regular Meeting of November 23, 2020.

II. OLD BUSINESS: Further Consideration of:
1) Approval of Appointments and Discussion of Appointees to Various City Boards, Commissions, and Committees.
2) Second Reading and Public Hearing of an Ordinance to Annex Three Properties - 501 Chatham Street, 619 Boardman Road, and 111 Westwood
AN ORDINANCE TO ANNEX THREE PROPERTIES TO THE CITY OF AIKEN.
3) Second Reading and Public Hearing of an Ordinance to Annex Property at 880 Banks Mill Road Owned by Andrew Phifer.
AN ORDINANCE TO ANNEX CERTAIN PROPERTY LOCATED AT 880 BANKS MILL ROAD AND TO ZONE THE SAME LIGHT INDUSTRIAL (LI).
4) Second Reading and Public Hearing of an Ordinance to Approve a Revised Concept Plan for Property on Old Airport Road.
AN ORDINANCE APPROVING A REVISED CONCEPT PLAN FOR PROPERTY LOCATED ON OLD AIRPORT ROAD.
5) Second Reading and Public Hearing of an Ordinance Adjusting the 202021 Budget.
AN ORDINANCE AMENDING THE BUDGET OF THE CITY OF AIKEN FOR THE FISCAL YEAR BEGINNING JULY 1, 2020, AND ENDING JUNE 30, 2021, FOR ROAD MAINTENANCE AND PURCHASE OF PROPERTY.
6) Second Reading and Public Hearing of an Ordinance to Sell Property in Governor Aiken Park to Tom and Christine Sherer.
AN ORDINANCE APPROVING THE SALE OF A LOT IN GOVERNOR AIKEN PARK TO TOM AND CHRISTINE SHERER.

III. NEW BUSINESS: Consideration of:
1) First Reading of an Ordinance to Amend the FY 2020- 21 Budget.
AN ORDINANCE AMENDING THE BUDGET OF THE CITY OF AIKEN FOR THE FISCAL YEAR BEGINNING JULY 1, 2020, AND ENDING JUNE 30, 2021 FOR ROAD MAINTENANCE.

IV. PETITIONS AND REQUESTS:
1) Request to Use CPST III Funds for Hitchcock Parkway Valve and Pipe Replacement.
2) Proposed City Council Meeting Schedule for 2021.

V. INFORMATION
a) Issues and Updates.
b) Design Review Board Minutes for October 6, 2020.
c) Public Services Department Report for October, 2020.
d) Public Safety Department Report for October, 2020.
e) Human Resources Department Report for October and November, 2020.

VI. ADJOURNMENT
  • 15 participants
  • 1:15 hours
respectful
citizens
remembrance
commend
solemnly
councilwoman
amen
apologize
opinions
december
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23 Nov 2020

City Council Meeting
November 23, 2020
7 PM

CALL TO ORDER
INVOCATION AND PLEDGE TO THE FLAG
GUIDELINES
ADDITIONS OR DELETIONS TO THE AGENDA

I. MINUTES:
1) Consideration of the Minutes of the Work Session and Regular Meeting of November 9, 2020, and the Special Called Meeting of November 12, 2020.

II. PRESENTATIONS:
1) Presentation of Appreciation for Council Support for the Hometown Hero Banner Project.

III. OLD BUSINESS: Further Consideration of:
1) Approval of Appointments and Discussion of Appointees to Various City Boards, Commissions, and Committees.
2) Second Reading and Public Hearing of an Ordinance Accepting the FY 2019- 20 Audit.
AN ORDINANCE ACCEPTING THE FISCAL YEAR 2019- 2020 AUDITED FINANCIAL STATEMENTS AND AUTHORIZING VARIANCES TO THE FISCAL YEAR 2019- 2020 BUDGET.
3) Second Reading and Public Hearing of an Ordinance Amending the Code Regarding the Demolition Program.
AN ORDINANCE AMENDING CHAPTER 10, SECTION 3 OF THE AIKEN CITY CODE REGARDING DEMOLITION OF BUILDINGS.

IV. NEW BUSINESS: Consideration of:
1) First Reading of an Ordinance to Annex Properties at 501 Chatham Street, 618 Boardman Road, and 111 Westwood Drive.
AN ORDINANCE TO ANNEX THREE PROPERTIES TO THE CITY OF AIKEN.
2) First Reading of an Ordinance to Annex Property at 880 Banks Mill Road Owned by Andrew Phifer.
AN ORDINANCE TO ANNEX CERTAIN PROPERTY LOCATED AT 880 BANKS MILL ROAD AND TO ZONE THE SAME LIGHT INDUSTRIAL ( LI).
3) First Reading of an Ordinance to Approve a Revised Concept Plan for Property on Old Airport Road.
AN ORDINANCE APPROVING A REVISED CONCEPT PLAN FOR PROPERTY LOCATED ON OLD AIRPORT ROAD.
4) Resolution Approving Reimbursement Agreement with Woodford Trace for Road Construction on Owens Street.
A RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING THE CITY OF AIKEN TO ENTER INTO A REIMBURSEMENT AGREEMENT WITH WOODFORD TRACE SC, LLC.
5) First Reading of an Ordinance Adjusting the 2020-21 Budget.
AN ORDINANCE AMENDING THE BUDGET OF THE CITY OF AIKEN FOR THE FISCAL YEAR BEGINNING JULY 1, 2020, AND ENDING JUNE 30, 2021, FOR ROAD MAINTENANCE AND PURCHASE OF PROPERTY.
6) First Reading of an Ordinance to Sell Property in Governor Aiken Park to Tom and Christine Sherer.
AN ORDINANCE APPROVING THE SALE OF A LOT IN GOVERNOR AIKEN PARK TO TOM AND CHRISTINE SHERER.

V. PETITIONS AND REQUESTS:
1) Request for Water Service for Property on U.S. Highway 1 North Known as Arbor Ridge.
A RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING THE CITY TO PROVIDE WATER UTILITY SERVICES TO PROPERTY LOCATED ON U.S. HIGHWAY 1 NORTH.

VI. INFORMATION
a) Issues and Updates.
b) Planning Commission Minutes for October 13, 2020.
c) Engineering and Utilities Report for October, 2020.

VII. ADJOURNMENT
  • 17 participants
  • 1:04 hours
council
citizens
councilman
courteous
ordinance
speak
commend
amen
concern
adjourn
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19 Nov 2020

Special City Council Meeting
November 19, 2020
6 PM

CALL TO ORDER
INVOCATION AND PLEDGE TO THE FLAG
GUIDELINES

I. OLD BUSINESS: Further Consideration of:
1) Second Reading and Public Hearing of an Ordinance Requiring Individuals to Wear Face Coverings in Food and Commercial Establishments.
AN ORDINANCE REQUIRING INDIVIDUALS TO WEAR FACE COVERINGS IN FOOD AND OTHER RETAIL AND COMMERCIAL ESTABLISHMENTS WHICH ARE OPEN TO THE PUBLIC AND MATTERS RELATED THERETO.

II. ADJOURNMENT
  • 41 participants
  • 3:04 hours
council
citizens
courteous
ordinances
decorum
hearings
speakers
prayer
adjourn
warning
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12 Nov 2020

Special City Council Meeting
November 12, 2020
5 PM

CALL TO ORDER
INVOCATION AND PLEDGE TO THE FLAG
GUIDELINES

I. NEW BUSINESS: Consideration of:
1) Consideration of an Emergency Ordinance Requiring Wearing of Face Coverings in Public Places.
AN EMERGENCY ORDINANCE REQUIRING INDIVIDUALS TO WEAR FACE COVERINGS IN FOOD AND OTHER RETAIL AND COMMERCIAL ESTABLISHMENTS WHICH ARE OPEN TO THE PUBLIC, AND MATTERS RELATED THERETO.
2) First Reading of an Ordinance Requiring Individuals to Wear Face Coverings in Food and Commercial Establishments.
AN ORDINANCE REQUIRING INDIVIDUALS TO WEAR FACE COVERINGS IN FOOD AND OTHER RETAIL AND COMMERCIAL ESTABLISHMENTS WHICH ARE OPEN TO THE PUBLIC, AND MATTERS RELATED THERETO.

II. ADJOURNMENT
  • 33 participants
  • 2:17 hours
citizens
council
councilman
ordinances
courteous
speak
leaders
notice
chief
hearings
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9 Nov 2020

City Council Meeting
November 9, 2020
7 PM

CALL TO ORDER
INVOCATION AND PLEDGE TO THE FLAG
GUIDELINES
ADDITIONS OR DELETIONS TO THE AGENDA

I. MINUTES:
1) Consideration of the Minutes of the Work Session and Regular Meeting of October 26, 2020.

II. PRESENTATIONS:
1) Proclamation Designating Hopelands Gardens Day and Recognizing the 50th Anniversary of Hopelands.
2) Recognition of Aiken Downtown Development Association.
3) Update by Jim Sheldon on the Work done by Arcadis on the Sewer Rehab Project.

III. OLD BUSINESS: Further Consideration of:
1) Discussion of Appointees to Various City Boards, Commissions, and Committees.
2) Second Reading and Public Hearing of an Ordinance to Annex a Lot on East Pine Log Road and Zone it Limited Business (LB).
AN ORDINANCE TO ANNEX TO THE CORPORATE LIMITS OF THE CITY OF AIKEN CERTAIN PROPERTY LOCATED ON EAST PINE LOG ROAD AND TO ZONE THE SAME LIMITED BUSINESS LB).
3) Second Reading and Public Hearing of an Ordinance to Revise a Concept Plan for Property at 7000 Woodside Executive Court.
AN ORDINANCE APPROVING A REVISED CONCEPT PLAN FOR PROPERTY LOCATED AT 7000 WOODSIDE EXECUTIVE COURT.

IV. NEW BUSINESS: Consideration of:
1) First Reading of an Ordinance Accepting the FY 2019- 20 Audit.
AN ORDINANCE ACCEPTING THE FISCAL YEAR 2019- 2020 AUDITED FINANCIAL STATEMENTS AND AUTHORIZING VARIANCES TO THE FISCAL YEAR 2019- 2020 BUDGET ORDINANCE.
2) First Reading of an Ordinance Amending the City Code Regarding Tourism.
AN ORDINANCE AMENDING CHAPTER 46, ARTICLE III OF THE AIKEN CITY CODE REGARDING TOURISM.
3) First Reading of an Ordinance Amending the Code Regarding Commercial Demo Program.
AN ORDINANCE AMENDING CHAPTER 10, SECTION 3 OF THE AIKEN CITY CODE REGARDING DEMOLITION OF BUILDINGS.

V. PETITIONS AND REQUESTS:
1) Request to Place Banners in the Downtown to Promote Events.
2) Resolution to Purchase Property at Mason Branch Road.
RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING THE PURCHASE OF A TRACT OF LAND LOCATED AT MASON BRANCH ROAD.

VI. INFORMATION
a) Issues and Updates.
b) Building Inspection Division Reports for July, August, and September, 2020.
c) Public Services Report for September, 2020.
d) Senior Commission Minutes for October 20, 2020.

VII. ADJOURNMENT
  • 15 participants
  • 1:33 hours
council
councilman
councilwoman
citizens
elected
approving
aiken
courteous
prayer
adjourn
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26 Oct 2020

City Council Meeting
October 26, 2020
7 PM

CALL TO ORDER
INVOCATION AND PLEDGE TO THE FLAG
GUIDELINES
ADDITIONS OR DELETIONS TO THE AGENDA

I. MINUTES:
1) Consideration of the Minutes of the Work Session and Regular Meeting of October 12, 2020, and the Special Meeting of October 19, 2020.

II. PRESENTATIONS:
1) Proclamation Recognizing "Shop Aiken Month."

III. OLD BUSINESS: Further Consideration of:
1) Approval of Appointments and Discussion of Appointees to Various City Boards, Commissions, and Committees.
2) Second Reading and Public Hearing of an Ordinance Amending the Charges for Fire Service.
AN ORDINANCE AMENDING THE CHARGES FOR FIRE SERVICE.

IV. NEW BUSINESS: Consideration of:
1) First Reading of an Ordinance to Annex a Lot on East Pine Log Road and Zone it Limited Business (LB).
AN ORDINANCE TO ANNEX TO THE CORPORATE LIMITS OF THE CITY OF AIKEN CERTAIN PROPERTY LOCATED ON EAST PINE LOG ROAD AND TO ZONE THE SAME LIMITED BUSINESS LB).
2) First Reading of an Ordinance to Revise a Concept Plan for Property at 7000 Woodside Executive Court.
AN ORDINANCE APPROVING A REVISED CONCEPT PLAN FOR PROPERTY LOCATED AT 7000 WOODSIDE EXECUTIVE COURT.

V. PETITIONS AND REQUESTS:
None

VI. INFORMATION
a) Issues and Updates.
b) Planning Commission Minutes for September 15, 2020.
c) Design Review Board Minutes for September 1, 2020.
d) Recreation Commission Minutes for September 15, 2020.
e) Human Resources Department Report for September, 2020.
f) Municipal Development Commission Minutes for September 15 and October 6, 2020.

VII. ADJOURNMENT
  • 9 participants
  • 26 minutes
citizens
councilman
respectful
amen
thank
approving
chairman
speak
requesting
amending
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19 Oct 2020

Special City Council Meeting
October 19, 2020
6 PM

CALL TO ORDER
INVOCATION AND PLEDGE TO THE FLAG
GUIDELINES

NEW BUSINESS: Consideration of:
1) First Reading and Public Hearing of an Ordinance Amending the Charges for Fire Service.
AN ORDINANCE AMENDING THE CHARGES FOR FIRE SERVICE.

ADJOURNMENT
  • 10 participants
  • 33 minutes
council
councilman
councilwoman
citizens
ordinance
counsel
speak
courteous
amending
hearings
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12 Oct 2020

City Council Meeting
October 12, 2020
7 PM

CALL TO ORDER
INVOCATION AND PLEDGE TO THE FLAG
GUIDELINES
ADDITIONS OR DELETIONS TO THE AGENDA

I. MINUTES:
1) Consideration of the Minutes of the Joint Council and Planning Commission Meeting on September 21, 2020, and the Work Session and Regular Meeting on September 28, 2020.

II. PRESENTATIONS:
1) Special Presentation.

III. OLD BUSINESS: Further Consideration of:
1) Approval of Appointments and Discussion of Appointees to Various City Boards, Commissions, and Committees.
2) Second Reading and Public Hearing of an Ordinance to Amend the Concept Plan for the Village at Woodside for the Relocation of Multifamily Apartment.
AN ORDINANCE AMENDING THE CONCEPT PLAN FOR PROPERTY LOCATED IN THE VILLAGE AT WOODSIDE.
3) Second Reading and Public Hearing of an Ordinance to Annex 4 Parsons Circle and Zone it Residential Single- Family ( RS-15).
AN ORDINANCE TO ANNEX PROPERTY LOCATED AT 4 PARSONS CIRCLE AND ADJOINING LOT AND TO ZONE THE SAME RESIDENTIAL SINGLE- FAMILY ( RS-15).
4) Second Reading and Public Hearing of an Ordinance to Transfer Property at 625 Aldrich Street NE.
AN ORDINANCE APPROVING THE SALE OF ONE PROPOERTY IN CROSLAND PARK TO DEBRA GRIER.
5) Second Reading and Public Hearing of an Ordinance for the Sale of Lot in Aviation Business Park from Security Federal to WTC Airport LLC.
AN ORDINANCE AUTHORIZING THE CITY OF AIKEN TO WAIVE ITS RIGHT OF FIRST REFUSAL IN THE PROPERTY OWNED BY SECURITY FEDERAL BANK AND LOCATED IN AVIATION BUSINESS PARK.
6) Second Reading and Public Hearing of an Ordinance Amending the 20202021 Budget and Approving the Emergency Repairs at the Woodside Lift Station. AN ORDINANCE AMENDING THE BUDGET OF THE CITY OF AIKEN FOR THE FISCAL YEAR BEGINNING JULY 1, 2020, AND ENDING JUNE 30,2021, FOR EMERGENCY SEWER REPAIR AT WOODSIDE SEWER LIFT STATION.

IV. NEW BUSINESS: Consideration of:
None.

V. PETITIONS AND REQUESTS:
1) Request for Use of Parkway on Barnwell Avenue Between Laurens Street and Newberry Street for Pumpkin Painting Day.
2) Resolution Authorizing Acceptance of a Deed of Dedication from Centennial Ave, LLC for Photinia Drive and Utilities.
A RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING THE ACCEPTANCE OF A DEED OF DEDICATION FOR PHOTINIA DRIVE AND UTILITIES LOCATED THEREIN FROM CENTENNIAL AVE, LLC.
3) Resolution Authorizing Acceptance of a Deed of Dedication from FCP Aiken, LLC for Corporate Parkway and Utilities.
A RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING THE ACCEPTANCE OF A DEED OF DEDICATION FOR CORPORATE PARKWAY EAST AND UTILITIES LOCATED THEREIN FROM FCP AIKEN, LLC.
4) Approval of Action Agenda Items for the Planning Commission for FY 2020- 2021.

VI. INFORMATION
a) Issues and Updates.
b) Equine Committee Minutes for September 21, 2020.
c) Municipal Development Commission Minutes for August 18, 2020.
d) Engineering and Utilities Department Report for September, 2020
e) Public Services Department Report for August, 2020.

VII. ADJOURNMENT
  • 15 participants
  • 1:17 hours
council
councilman
councilwoman
courteous
quorum
approving
amen
speak
chief
aiken
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12 Oct 2020

City Council Work Session
October 12, 2020
  • 16 participants
  • 1:16 hours
councilman
ordinance
committee
discussions
billing
fairly
administration
planning
rethink
notice
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28 Sep 2020

City Council Meeting
September 28, 2020
7 PM

06:10 CALL TO ORDER
INVOCATION AND PLEDGE TO THE FLAG
GUIDELINES
ADDITIONS OR DELETIONS TO THE AGENDA

I. MINUTES:
10:13 1) Consideration of the Minutes of the Special Meeting on September 10, 2020, and the Work Session and Regular Meetings on September 14, 2020.

II. OLD BUSINESS: Further Consideration of:
10:40 1) Approval of Appointments and Discussion of Appointees to Various City Boards, Commissions, and Committees.
12:15 2) Second Reading and Public Hearing of an Ordinance to Approve a Concept Plan for Property Located on Whiskey Road Between Stratford Drive and Sizemore Circle.
AN ORDINANCE APPROVING THE CONCEPT PLAN FOR PROPERTY LOCATED ON WHISKEY ROAD BETWEEN STRATFORD DRIVE AND SIZEMORE CIRCLE.
1:22:01 3) Second Reading and Public Hearing of an Ordinance to Enter Into a Lease Renewal Agreement with Aiken Aviation, Inc. as the Fixed Base Operator for the Aiken Regional Airport.
AN ORDINANCE AUTHORIZING THE MODIFICATION OF LEASE TERMS TO AIKEN AVIATION ENTERPRISES, INC. FOR THE PREMISES KNOWN AS THE AIKEN REGIONAL AIRPORT.

III. NEW BUSINESS: Consideration of:
1:48:57 1) First Reading of an Ordinance to Amend the Concept Plan for the Village at Woodside for the Relocation of Multifamily Apartments.
AN ORDINANCE AMENDING THE CONCEPT PLAN FOR PROPERTY LOCATED IN THE VILLAGE AT WOODSIDE.
2:31:56 2) First Reading of an Ordinance to Annex 4 Parsons Circle and Zone it Residential Single-Family (RS-15).
AN ORDINANCE TO ANNEX PROPERTY LOCATED AT 4 PARSONS CIRCLE AND ADJOINING LOT AND TO ZONE THE SAME RESIDENTIAL SINGLE- FAMILY ( RS-15).
2:34:00 3) First Reading of an Ordinance to Transfer Property at 625 Aldrich Street NE.
AN ORDINANCE APPROVING THE SALE OF ONE PROPERTY IN CROSLAND PARK TO DEBRA GRIER. 2:39:08 4) First Reading of an Ordinance for the Sale of Lot in Aviation Business Park from Security Federal to WTC Airport LLC.
AN ORDINANCE AUTHORIZING THE CITY OF AIKEN TO WAIVE ITS RIGHT OF FIRST REFUSAL IN THE PROPERTY OWNED BY SECURITY FEDERAL BANK AND LOCATED IN AVIATION BUSINESS PARK.
2:41:20 5) First Reading of an Ordinance Amending the 2020- 2021 Budget and Approving the Emergency Repairs at the Woodside Lift Station.
AN ORDINANCE AMENDING THE BUDGET OF THE CITY OF AIKEN FOR THE FISCAL YEAR BEGINNING JULY 1, 2020, AND ENDING JUNE 30, 2021, FOR EMERGENCY SEWER REPAIR AT WOODSIDE SEWER LIFT STATION.
2:44:06 6) Resolution Certifying the Abandonment of a Commercial Building at 107 Chesterfield Street S. for Purposes of Receiving State Tax Credits.
A RESOLUTION CERTIFYING THE ABANDONMENT OF A COMMERCIAL BUILDING AT 107 CHESTERFIELD STREET SOUTH FOR THE PURPOSES OF RECEIVING TAX CREDITS AS ALLOWED IN SECT. 12-67-100 OF SOUTH CAROLINA CODE OF LAWS, AND MATTERS RELATED THERETO.

IV. PETITIONS AND REQUESTS:
2:47:55 1) Approval of Resolution for Snow and Ice Removal Agreement with SCDOT.
A RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING THE CITY OF AIKEN TO ENTER INTO A CONTRACT WITH THE SOUTH CAROLINA DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION FOR SNOW AND ICE REMOVAL.
2) Resolution Authorizing the City to Enter into a Memorandum of Understanding with James S. Watson, Jr.
A RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING THE CITY OF AIKEN TO ENTER INTO A MEMORANDUM OF UNDERSTANDING WITH JAMES S. WATSON, JR.

V. INFORMATION
a) Issues and Updates.
b) Planning Commission Minutes for August 11, 2020.
c) Board of Zoning Appeals Minutes for July 28, 2020.
d) Design Review Board Minutes for August 4, 2020.
e) Equine Committee Minutes for January 6, 2020.
f) Public Safety Department Report for August, 2020.
g) Human Resources Department Report for August, 2020.
h) Parks, Recreation & Tourism Department Report for August, 2020.

VI. ADJOURNMENT
  • 33 participants
  • 2:51 hours
council
citizens
courteous
ordinances
amen
greeting
speaks
covenants
approving
chief
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14 Sep 2020

City Council Meeting
September 14, 2020
7PM

00:02 CALL TO ORDER
INVOCATION AND PLEDGE TO THE FLAG
GUIDELINES
ADDITIONS OR DELETIONS TO THE AGENDA

I. MINUTES:
03:12 1) Consideration of the Minutes of the Work Session and Regular Meeting of August 24, 2020.

II. OLD BUSINESS: Further Consideration of:
03:37 1) Approval of Appointments and Discussion of Appointees to Various City Boards, Commissions, and Committees.
05:31 2) A Motion to Take " A Resolution Authorizing the Provision of Water and Sanitary Sewer Utility Services to Property located on University Lane" off the Table.
06:32 3) Approval of a Resolution to Provide Water and Sewer Services to Property Located on University Lane off of University Parkway.
A RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING THE PROVISION OF WATER AND SANITARY SEWER UTILITY SERVICES TO PROPERTY LOCATED ON UNIVERSITY LANE.
16:03 4) Second Reading and Public Hearing of an Ordinance to Amend the FY 2020-21 Budget.
AN ORDINANCE AMENDING THE BUDGET OF THE CITY OF AIKEN FOR THE FISCAL YEAR BEGINNING JULY 1, 2020, AND ENDING JUNE 30 2021.
1:00:49 5) Second Reading and Public Hearing of an Ordinance to Amend Chapter 11 of the Aiken City Code Entitled "Municipal Development Commission."
AN ORDINANCE AMENDING SECTION 11-2 OF THE AIKEN CITY CODE REGARDING THE MEMBERSHIP OF THE MUNICIPAL DEVELOPMENT COMMISSION.

III. NEW BUSINESS: Consideration of:
1:03:22 1) First Reading of an Ordinance to Renew Lease with the Fixed Base Operator for the Aiken Regional Airport. AN ORDINANCE AUTHORIZING THE MODIFICATION OF LEASE TERMS TO AIKEN AVIATION ENTERPRISES, INC. FOR THE PREMISES KNOWN AS THE AIKEN REGIONAL AIRPORT.

IV. PETITIONS AND REQUESTS:
1:09:51 1) Request to Renew a Memorandum of Understanding with Joye in Aiken.
1:11:12 2) Request to Approve a Memorandum of Understanding with Aiken Symphony Orchestra.
1:13:13 3) Approval of Resolution to Designate Spending One-Time County Transportation Committee ( CTC) Funds. A RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING THE CITY OF AIKEN TO RECOMMEND TO THE AIKEN COUNTY TRANSPORTATION COMMITTEE THE EXPENDITURE OF FUNDS ALLOCATED FOR FISCAL YEAR 2020-2021.
1:15:27 4) Request to Place Banners in the Downtown Promoting Various Events.
1:16:58 5) Resolution to Purchase Property Located on Toolebeck Road From Dominion Energy. A RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING THE PURCHASE OF A TRACT OF LAND LOCATED ON TOOLEBECK ROAD.
1:20:19 6) A Resolution Authorizing the City of Aiken to Enter into an Agreement with the South Carolina Transportation Infrastructure Bank for the University Parkway Project. A RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING THE CITY OF AIKEN TO ENTER INTO AN AGREEMENT WITH THE SOUTH CAROLINA TRANSPORTATION INFRASTRUCTURE BANK.

1:22:12 V. INFORMATION
a) Issues and Updates.
b) Aiken Municipal Development Commission Minutes for May 26, June 2 and 16, July 7, and August 4, 2020.
c) Senior Commission Minutes for August 18, 2020.
d) Human Resources Department Report for July, 2020.
e) Engineering and Utilities Report and Utilities Manager Report for August, 2020.
f) Public Services Department Report for July, 2020.

VI. ADJOURNMENT
  • 15 participants
  • 1:29 hours
councilman
citizens
bylaws
courteous
elected
leaders
amen
speakers
meet
adjourn
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10 Sep 2020

Special City Council Meeting
September 10, 2020
7pm

I. CALL TO ORDER

II. NEW BUSINESS: Consideration of:
1) Consideration of an Ordinance to Extend the Requirement of Wearing Face Coverings in Public Places.
AN EMERGENCY ORDINANCE REQUIRING INDIVIDUALS TO WEAR FACE COVERINGS IN FOOD AND OTHER RETAIL AND COMMERCIAL ESTABLISHMENTS WHICH ARE OPEN TO THE PUBLIC, AND MATTERS RELATED THERETO.
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  • 33 participants
  • 2:17 hours
council
citizens
civility
ordinances
elected
amen
invitation
church
speakers
reconvene
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24 Aug 2020

CITY COUNCIL MEETING
AUGUST 24, 2020
7 P.M.

02:54 CALL TO ORDER
03:23 INVOCATION AND PLEDGE TO THE FLAG
04:12 GUIDELINES
05:00 ADDITIONS OR DELETIONS TO THE AGENDA

I. MINUTES:
05:40 1) Consideration of the Minutes of the Regular Meeting of August 10, 2020.

06:04 II. PRESENTATIONS:
1) Historical Marker for Aiken's Jewish Merchants.
2) Historical Marker for the Legare-Morgan House on Laurens Street.

III. OLD BUSINESS: Further Consideration of:
20:30 1) Approval of Appointments and Discussion of Appointees to Various City Boards, Commissions, and Committees.
23:28 2) Second Reading and Public Hearing of an Ordinance Authorizing Economic Development Incentives for a Project Developed by Woodford Trace SC LLC.
AN ORDINANCE AUTHORIZING CERTAIN ECONOMIC DEVEDLOPMENT INCENTIVES, PURSUANT TO ORDINANCE NO. 08122018 OF THE CITY OF AIKEN CODE OF ORDINANCES FOR A PROJECT DEVELOPED BY WOODFORD TRACE SC LLC; APPROVING AN ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT INDUCEMENT AND INCENTIVE AGREEMENT; AND OTHER MATTERS RELATED THERETO.
25:53 3) Second Reading and Public Hearing of an Ordinance to Annex 229 East Pine Log Road and Zone it Residential Single- Family ( RS-10).
AN ORDINANCE TO ANNEX PROPERTY OWNED BY AARON BAITY, AND TO ZONE THE SAME RESIDENTIAL SINGLEFAMILY (RS-10).
27:23 4) Second Reading and Public Hearing of an Ordinance to Annex .40 Acres Owned by LED of Aiken, Inc. Located at the Intersection of Park Avenue and Richland Avenue and Zone it General Business (GB).
AN ORDINANCE TO ANNEX TO THE CORPORATE LIMITS OF THE CITY OF AIKEN CERTAIN PROPERTY OWNED BY LED OF AIKEN, INC. AND LOCATED AT THE INTERSECTION OF PARK AVENUE SE AND RICHLAND AVENUE AND TO ZONE THE SAME GENERAL BUSINESS ( GB).
28:45 5) Second Reading and Public Hearing of an Ordinance to Annex 140.80 Acres Owned by Aiken Steeplechase Association Located at Old Wagener Road and Rudy Mason Parkway, Zone the Property Planned Residential PR) and Approve a Concept Plan.
AN ORDINANCE TO ANNEX TO THE CORPORATE LIMITS OF THE CITY OF AIKEN CERTAIN PROPERTY OWNED BY AIKEN STEEPLECHASE ASSOCIATION AND LOCATED AT THE INTERSECTION OF OLD WAGENER ROAD AND RUDY MASON PARKWAY AND TO ZONE THE SAME PLANNED RESIDENTIAL PR) AND TO APPROVE A CONCEPT PLAN.

IV. NEW BUSINESS: Consideration of:
31:25 1) Approval of a Federal Aviation Administration Grant for the Aiken Regional Airport.
35:11 2) First Reading of an Ordinance to Amend the FY 2020- 21 Budget.
AN ORDINANCE AMENDING THE BUDGET OF THE CITY OF AIKEN FOR THE FISCAL YEAR BEGINNING JULY 1, 2020, AND ENDING JUNE 30, 2021.
51:46 3) First Reading of an Ordinance to Amend Chapter 11 of the Aiken City Code Entitled " Municipal Development Commission."

V. PETITIONS AND REQUESTS:
1:04:40 1) Approval of a Resolution to Provide Water and Sanitary Sewer Service to a Subdivision Located on Powderhouse Road Near Athol Road.
A RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING THE PROVISION OF WATER AND SANITARY SEWER UTILITY SERVICES TO PROPERTY LOCATED ON POWDERHOUSE ROAD.
1:07:05 2) Resolution to Purchase Property at 1754 Columbia Highway North. A RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING THE PURCHASE OF A TRACT OF LAND TOTALLING 29.30 ACRES LOCATED AT 1754 COLUMBIA HIGHWAY NORTH.

1:10:07 VI. INFORMATION
a) Issues and Updates.
b) Planning Commission Minutes for July 14, 2020.
c) Design Review Board Minutes for July 7, 2020.
d) Board of Zoning Appeals Minutes for May 26, 2020.
e) Public Services Department Report for June, 2020.
f) Public Safety Department Report for July, 2020.

VII. ADJOURNMENT
  • 14 participants
  • 1:22 hours
council
councilman
councilwoman
mayor
ordinances
bylaws
appoints
courteous
speakers
amen
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10 Aug 2020

CITY COUNCIL MEETING
AUGUST 10, 2020
7 P.M.

05:46 CALL TO ORDER
05:52 INVOCATION AND PLEDGE TO THE FLAG
07:12 GUIDELINES
09:16 ADDITIONS OR DELETIONS TO THE AGENDA

I. MINUTES
10:11 1) Consideration of the Minutes of the Work Session and Regular Meeting of July 13, 2020.

II. PRESENTATIONS
10:36 1) Presentation by Citizens Review Board.

III. OLD BUSINESS: Further Consideration of:
31:56 1) Discussion of Appointees to Various City Boards, Commissions, and Committees.

IV. NEW BUSINESS: Consideration of:
32:42 1) First Reading of an Ordinance to Approve a Concept Plan for Property Located on Whiskey Road Between Stratford Drive and Sizemore Circle.
AN ORDINANCE APPROVING THE CONCEPT PLAN FOR PROPERTY LOCATED ON WHISKEY ROAD BETWEEN STRATFORD DRIVE AND SIZEMORE CIRCLE.
1:19:58 2) Resolution Approving the Aiken Municipal Development Corporation Downtown Redevelopment Plan.
A RESOLUTION ADOPTING REDEVELOPMENT PLAN ONE AS RECOMMENDED BY THE AIKEN MUNICIPAL DEVELOPMENT COMMISSION, AND MATTERS RELATED THERETO.
1:22:33 3) First Reading of an Ordinance Authorizing Economic Development Incentives for a Project Developed by Woodford Trace SC LLC.
AN ORDINANCE AUTHORIZING CERTAIN ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT INCENTIVES, PURSUANT TO ORDINANCE NO. 08132018 OF THE CITY OF AIKEN CODE OF ORDINANCES FOR A PROJECT DEVELOPED BY WOODFORD TRACE SC LLC; APPROVING AN ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT INDUCEMENT AND INCENTIVE AGREEMENT; AND OTHER MATTERS RELATED THERETO.
1:29:44 4) First Reading of an Ordinance to Annex 229 East Pine Log Road and Zone it Residential Single-Family (RS-10)
AN ORDINANCE TO ANNEX PROPERTY OWNED BY AARON BAITY, AND TO ZONE THE SAME RESIDENTIAL SINGLEFAMILY ( RS-10).
1:30:51 5) First Reading of an Ordinance to Annex . 40 Acres Owned by LED of Aiken, Inc. Located at the Intersection of Park Avenue and Richland Avenue and Zone it General Business ( GB).
AN ORDINANCE TO ANNEX TO THE CORPORATE LIMITS OF THE CITY OF AIKEN CERTAIN PROPERTY OWNED BY LED OF AIKEN, INC. AND LOCATED AT THE INTERSECTION OF PARK AVENUE SE AND RICHLAND AVENUE AND TO ZONE THE SAME GENERAL BUSINESS (GB).
1:32:30 6) First Reading of an Ordinance to Annex 140.80 Acres Owned by Aiken Steeplechase Association Located at Old Wagener Road and Rudy Mason Parkway, Zone the Property Planned Residential (PR) and Approve a Concept Plan.
AN ORDINANCE TO ANNEX TO THE CORPORATE LIMITS OF THE CITY OF AIKEN CERTAIN PROPERTY OWNED BY AIKEN STEEPLECASE ASSOCIATION AND LOCATED AT THE INTERSECTION OF OLD WAGENER ROAD AND RUDY MASON PARKWAY AND TO ZONE THE SAME PLANNED RESIDENTIAL PR) AND TO APPROVE A CONCEPT PLAN.

V. PETITIONS AND REQUESTS:
1:36:14 1) Recommendations from Accommodations Tax Committee for Allocation of Funds from 2019-20 Funding Cycle.
1:55:53 2) Approval of Resolution to Provide Water and Sewer Utility Services to 101 Dominion Drive.
A RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING THE PROVISION OF WATER AND SANITARY SEWER UTILITY SERVICES TO PROPERTY LOCATED AT 101 DOMINION DRIVE.
1:58:31 3) Approval of Resolution to Provide City Services to Property Located at Columbia Highway and I-20.
A RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING THE PROVISION OF WATER AND SANITARY SEWER UTILITY SERVICES TO PROPERTY LOCATED ON COLUMBIA HIGHWAY NORTH.
2:06:21 4) Approval of a Resolution to Provide Sanitary Sewer Service to Property Located Between Toolebeck Road and Charleston Highway.
A RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING THE PROVISION OF SANITARY SEWER UTILITY SERVICES TO PROPERTY LOCATED BETWEEN TOOLEBECK ROAD AND CHARLESTON HIGHWAY.
2:09:32 5) CONTINUED Approval of a Resolution to Provide Water and Sewer Services to Property Located on University Lane off of University Parkway.
A RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING THE PROVISION OF WATER AND SANITARY SEWER UTILITY SERVICES TO PROPERTY LOCATED ON UNIVERSITY LANE.
3:00:10 6) Request to Borrow Ahead from CPST IV Funds for Grant Match for Sewer Line Project.

3:01:32 VI. INFORMATION
a) Issues and Updates.
b) Planning Commission Minutes for June 9, 2020.
c) Design Review Board Minutes for June 2, 2020.
d) Community Development Committee Minutes for July 20, 2020.
e) Parks, Recreation & Tourism Department Report for June, 2020.
f) Public Safety Department Report for June, 2020.
g) Building Inspection Division Report for June, 2020.
h) Engineering & Utilities Department Report for July, 2020.
i) Utilities Manager Report for July, 2020.

VII. ADJOURNMENT
  • 37 participants
  • 3:11 hours
councilwoman
aiken
council
respectfully
citizens
prayer
thank
mayor
applaud
speaks
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13 Jul 2020

CITY COUNCIL
JULY 13, 2020
7 P.M.

10:33 CALL TO ORDER
10:47 INVOCATION AND PLEDGE TO THE FLAG
14:50 GUIDELINES
20:56 ADDITIONS OR DELETIONS TO THE AGENDA

I. MINUTES:
21:20 1) Consideration of the Minutes of the Work Session and Regular Meeting of June 22, 2020, and the Special Meeting of July 2, 2020.

II. NEW BUSINESS: Consideration of:
22:44 1) An Emergency Ordinance Requiring Individuals to Wear Masks in Food and Other Retail and Business Establishments.
AN EMERGENCY ORDINANCE REQUIRING INDIVIDUALS TO WEAR FACE COVERINGS IN FOOD AND OTHER RETAIL AND COMMERCIAL ESTABLISHMENTS WHICH ARE OPEN TO THE PUBLIC AND MATTERS RELATED THERETO.
2:41:00 2) First Reading of an Ordinance Requiring Individuals to Wear Face Coverings in Food and Commercial Establishments Which are Open to the Public.
AN ORDINANCE REQUIRING INDIVIDUALS TO WEAR FACE COVERINGS IN FOOD AND OTHER RETAIL AND COMMERCIAL ESTABLISHMENTS WHICH ARE OPEN TO THE PUBLIC, AND MATTER RELATED THERETO.

III. OLD BUSINESS: Further Consideration of:
2:41:12 1) Discussion of Appointees to Various City Boards, Commissions, and Committees.
2:41:56 2) Second Reading and Public Hearing of an Ordinance to Annex 622 Boardman Road and Zone it Residential Single-Family (RS-10).
AN ORDINANCE TO ANNEX PROPERTY LOCATED AT 622 BOARDMAN ROAD SE AND TO ZONE THE SAME RESIDENTIAL SINGLE-FAMILY (RS-10).
2:43:45 3) Second Reading and Public Hearing of an Ordinance to Amend the Old Aiken Overlay Design Guidelines Regarding Art.
AN ORDINANCE AMENDING THE OLD AIKEN OVERLAY DESIGN GUIDELINES FOR ART.
2:46:00 4) Second Reading and Public Hearing of an Ordinance to Approve the Issuance and Sale of Installment Purchase Revenue Bonds for the Aiken Public Facilities Corporation Public Safety Project.
AN ORDINANCE APPROVING THE ISSUANCE AND SALE OF A NOT EXCEEDING $8,725,000 INSTALLMENT PURCHASE REVENUE REFUNDING BOND ( CITY OF AIKEN PUBLIC SAFETY FACILITY PROJECT), SERIES 2020, OF THE AIKEN PUBLIC FACILITIES CORPORATION; AUTHORIZING THE MAYOR AND THE CITY MANAGER OF THE CITY TO DETERMINE CERTAIN MATTERS RELATING TO THE BOND; PROVIDING FOR THE PAYMENT OF THE BOND AND THE DISPOSITION OF THE PROCEEDS THEREOF; AND OTHER MATTERS RELATING THERETO.

IV. NEW BUSINESS: Consideration of:
2:51:18 1) A Resolution Supporting Changes to the City's Application Process.
A RESOLUTION SUPPORTING CHANGES TO THE CITY'S EMPLOYMENT APPLICATION PROCESS.

V. PETITIONS AND REQUESTS:
3:05:26 1) Request for Permission to Hang Banners in the Downtown to Promote Hops & Hogs Event.

VI. INFORMATION
a) Issues and Updates.
b) Senior Commission Minutes for June 16, 2020.
c) Public Services Department Report for May, 2020.
d) Engineering and Utilities and Utilities Manager Report for June, 2020.
e) Human Resources Report for June, 2020.

VII. ADJOURNMENT
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  • 3:12 hours
prayer
blessing
god
amen
church
righteousness
regard
abide
leaders
mayor
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13 Jul 2020

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  • 1:53 hours
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sidewalks
mayor
council
planning
project
approved
funding
report
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2 Jul 2020

CITY COUNCIL SPECIAL MEETING
JULY 2, 2020
2 P.M.

03:37 I. CALL TO ORDER

03:50 II. INVOCATION AND PLEDGE TO THE FLAG

III. NEW BUSINESS: Consideration of:
05:06 1) Resolution Encouraging Individuals to Wear Face Coverings in Retail and Foodservice Establishments and Matters Related Thereto.
A RESOLUTION ENCOURAGING INDIVIDUALS TO WEAR FACE COVERINGS IN RETAIL AND FOODSERVICE ESTABLISHMENTS, AND MATTERS RELATED THERETO.
  • 11 participants
  • 59 minutes
council
citizens
councilmember
respectful
leaders
church
praying
concern
bring
aiken
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22 Jun 2020

CITY COUNCIL AGENDA
JUNE 22, 2020
7 P.M.

05:55 CALL TO ORDER
06:18 INVOCATION AND PLEDGE TO THE FLAG
09:00 GUIDELINES
09:52 ADDITIONS OR DELETIONS TO THE AGENDA

I. MINUTES:
10:33 1) Consideration of the Minutes of the Work Session and Regular Meeting of June 8, 2020.

II. PRESENTATIONS:
10:53 1) Presentation by Recreation Department and Proclamation Designating July as Parks and Recreation Month.
21:24 2) Presentation by MCCI to City for Excellence Award.

III. OLD BUSINESS: Further Consideration of:
26:18 1) Approval of Appointments and Discussion of Appointees to Various City Boards, Commissions, and Committees.
27:59 2) Second Reading and Public Hearing of an Ordinance to Annex Property at Pine Log Road and Richardson's Lake Road and Approve a Concept Plan.
AN ORDINANCE TO ANNEX TO THE CORPORATE LIMITS OF THE CITY OF AIKEN CERTAIN PROPERTY OWNED BY ROBERT O. COLLINS AND LOCATED AT THE INTERSECTION OF PINE LOG ROAD AND RICHARDSON'S LAKE ROAD AND TO ZONE THE SAME PLANNED RESIDENTIAL ( PR) AND TO APPROVE A CONCEPT PLAN.
33:27 3) Second Reading and Public Hearing of an Ordinance to Adjust the Budget for an Emergency Repair to the Wire Road Lift Station.
AN ORDINANCE AMENDING THE BUDGET OF THE CITY OF AIKEN FOR THE FISCAL YEAR BEGINNING JULY 1, 2019, AND ENDING JUNE 30, 2020.
34:37 4) Second Reading and Public Hearing of an Ordinance to Grant a Temporary Construction Easement to Woodford Trace SC, LLC.
AN ORDINANCE AUTHORIZING THE CITY OF AIKEN TO GRANT A TEMPORARY CONSTRUCTION EASEMENT TO WOODFORD TRACE SE, LLC.
35:45 5) Second Reading and Public Hearing of an Ordinance Approving Transfer of Property to the Michael D. Rubin Family LP.
AN ORDINANCE APPROVING THE TRANSFER OF PROPERTY TO THE MICHAEL D. RUBIN FAMILY LP.

IV. NEW BUSINESS: Consideration of:
37:07 1) First Reading of an Ordinance to Annex 622 Boardman Road and Zone it Residential Single-Family (RS-10).
AN ORDINANCE TO ANNEX PROPERTY LOCATED AT 622 BOARDMAN ROAD SE AND TO ZONE THE SAME RESIDENTIAL SINGLE- FAMILY ( RS-10).
38:11 2) First Reading of an Ordinance to Amend the Old Aiken Overlay Design Guidelines Regarding Art.
AN ORDINANCE AMENDING THE OLD AIKEN OVERLAY DESIGN GUIDELINES FOR ART.
43:59 3) First Reading of an Ordinance to Approve the Issuance and Sale of Installment Purchase Revenue Bonds for the Aiken Public Facilities Corporation Public Safety Project.
AN ORDINANCE APPROVING THE ISSUANCE AND SALE OF AN INSTALLMENT PURCHASE REVENUE REFUNDING BOND ( CITY OF AIKEN PUBLIC SAFETY FACILITY PROJECT), SERIES 2020, OF THE AIKEN PUBLIC FACILITIES CORPORATION; AUTHORIZING THE MAYOR AND THE CITY MANAGER OF THE CITY TO DETERMINE CERTAIN MATTERS RELATING TO THE BOND; PROVIDING FOR THE PAYMENT OF THE BOND AND THE DISPOSITION OF THE PROCEEDS THEREOF; AND OTHER MATTERS RELATING THERETO.
47:36 4) Resolution Authorizing the City of Aiken to Accept a Grant from the US Department of Justice for the Coronavirus Emergency Supplemental Funding Project.
A RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING THE CITY OF AIKEN TO ACCEPT A GRANT FROM THE UNITED STATES DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE FOR THE CORONAVIRUS EMERGENCY SUPPLEMENTAL FUNDING PROJECT.

V. PETITIONS AND REQUESTS:
48:50 1) Approval of Resolution to Provide Water for Irrigation at 3393 Whiskey Road.
A RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING THE CITY TO PROVIDE WATER UTILITY SERVICES TO PROPERTY LOCATED AT 3393 WHISKEY ROAD.
51:14 2) Resolution to Enter into a Contract with the City Manager.
A RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING THE CITY OF AIKEN TO ENTER INTO A CONTRACTUAL ARRANGEMENT WITH THE CITY MANAGER.

VI. INFORMATION
a) Issues and Updates.
b) Recreation Commission Minutes for May 19, 2020.
c) Planning Commission Minutes for May 12, 2020.
d) Design Review Board Minutes for May 5, 2020.
e) Board of Zoning Appeals Minutes for February 25, and April 28, 2020.
f) Public Services Department Report for April, 2020.
g) Human Resources Report for May, 2020.

VII. ADJOURNMENT
  • 17 participants
  • 55 minutes
amen
citizens
thanked
councilwoman
quorum
leader
pray
church
come
aiken
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8 Jun 2020

City Council Meeting
June 8, 2020

10:00 CALL TO ORDER
10:36 INVOCATION AND PLEDGE TO THE FLAG
13:42 GUIDELINES
14:42 ADDITIONS OR DELETIONS TO THE AGENDA

I. MINUTES:
15:15 1) Consideration of the Minutes of the Work Session and Regular Meeting of May 11, 2020.

II. OLD BUSINESS: Further Consideration of:
15:41 1) Approval of Appointments and Discussion of Appointees to Various City Boards, Commissions, and Committees.
19:54 2) Second Reading and Public Hearing of an Ordinance Approving the Sale of 1417 Thorpe Lane to Dexter Smith.
AN ORDINANCE APPROVING THE SALE OF PROPERTY LOCATED AT 1417 THORPE LANE TO DEXTER SMITH.
21:19 3) Second Reading and Public Hearing of an Ordinance to Establish New Charges for Water and Sewer Service.
AN ORDINANCE ESTABLISHING NEW CHARGES FOR WATER AND SEWER SERVICE.
24:02 4) Second Reading and Public Hearing of an Ordinance to Establish Suburban Fire Fee Rates.
AN ORDINANCE ESTABLISHING NEW CHARGES FOR FIRE SERVICE.
26:17 5) Second Reading and Public Hearing of an Ordinance to Set the FY 202021 Millage Rate.
AN ORDINANCE TO PROVIDE FOR THE LEVY OF TAXES FOR ORDINARY CITY PURPOSES IN THE CITY OF AIKEN FOR THE FISCAL YEAR BEGINNING JULY 1, 2020, SET THE MILLAGE AT SIXTY- TWO ( 62) MILLS AND TO PROVIDE FOR THE EXPENDITURES THEREOF.
27:45 6) Second Reading and Public Hearing of an Ordinance Adopting Certain Line Item Expenditures for FY 20-21.
AN ORDINANCE ADOPTING PROPOSED CERTAIN LINE ITEM EXPENDITURES BY THE CITY OF AIKEN FOR THE FISCAL YEAR BEGINNING JULY 1, 2020, AND ENDING JUNE 30, 2021, BEING A PORTION OF THE BUDGET OF THE CITY OF AIKEN.
33:27 7) Second Reading and Public Hearing of an Ordinance to Adopt a Budget for FY 2020-21.
AN ORDINANCE ADOPTING A BUDGET PROPOSED BY THE CITY MANAGER, CONTAINING ESTIMATES OF PROPOSED REVENUES AND EXPENDITURES BY THE CITY OF AIKEN FOR THE FISCAL YEAR BEGINNING JULY 1, 2020, AND ENDING JUNE 30, 2021, AND DECLARING THAT IT SHALL CONSTITUTE THE BUDGET OF THE CITY OF AIKEN.
46:09 8) Second Reading and Public Hearing of an Ordinance to Amend the City Code to Regulate Street Performances.
AN ORDINANCE AMENDING THE AIKEN CITY CODE TO ADD CHAPTER 24, ARTICLE IV TO REGULATE STREET PERFORMANCES.

III. NEW BUSINESS: Consideration of:
1:00:20 1) First Reading of an Ordinance to Annex Property at Pine Log Road and Richardson' s Lake Road and Approve a Concept Plan.
AN ORDINANCE TO ANNEX TO THE CORPORATE LIMITS OF THE CITY OF AIKEN CERTAIN PROPERTY OWNED BY ROBERT O. COLLNS AND LOCATED AT THE INTERSECTION OF PINE LOG ROAD AND RICHARDSON'S LAKE ROAD AND TO ZONE THE SAME PLANNED RESIDENTIAL ( PR) AND TO APPROVE A CONCEPT PLAN.
1:21:22 2) First Reading of an Ordinance to Adjust the Budget for an Emergency Repair to the Wire Road Lift Station.
AN ORDINANCE AMENDING THE BUDGET OF THE CITY OF AIKEN FOR THE FISCAL YEAR BEGINNING JULY 1, 2019, AND ENDING JUNE 30, 2020.
1:22:26 3) Resolution to Acquire +/- 0.95 Acres of a Portion of a Parcel Located at 2301 South Centennial Avenue.
A RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING THE ACCEPTANCE OF PROPERTY FROM FCP AIKEN LLC.
1:25:07 4) First Reading of an Ordinance to Grant A Temporary Construction Easement to Woodford Trace SC, LLC.
AN ORDINANCE AUTHORIZING THE CITY OF AIKEN TO GRANT A TEMPORARY CONSTRUCTION EASEMENT TO WOODFORD TRACE SC, LLC.
1:26:36 5) First Reading of an Ordinance Approving Transfer of Property to the Michael D. Rubin Family LP.
AN ORDINANCE APPROVING THE TRANSFER OF PROPERTY TO THE MICHAEL D. RUBIN FAMILY LP.
IV. PETITIONS AND REQUESTS:
1:27:53 1) Application to Amend a State- Issued Certificate of Franchise Authority request by Comcast Cable Communications.
1:31:15 2) Acceptance of Rural Infrastructure Authority Grant for Highway 1 Sewer Project.
1:33:18 V. INFORMATION
a) Issues and Updates.
b) Planning Commission Minutes for April 14, 2020.
c) Design Review Board Minutes for April 7, 2020.
d) Human Resources Report for April, 2020.
e) Building Inspection Division Monthly Reports for April and May, 2020.
f) Engineering & Utilities Department Report for May, 2020.
VI. ADJOURNMENT
  • 16 participants
  • 1:40 hours
prayer
thank
citizens
leaders
blessings
respectful
council
abiding
covenants
aiken
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11 May 2020

00:05 CALL TO ORDER
00:18 INVOCATION AND PLEDGE TO THE FLAG
02:27 GUIDELINES
03:59 ADDITIONS OR DELETIONS TO THE AGENDA

I. MINUTES:

04:53 (1) Consideration of the Minutes of the Work Session and Regular Meeting of
April 27, 2020.

II. PRESENTATIONS:

05:24 (1) Update from Arcadis on the Downtown Sewer Project.

III. OLD BUSINESS: Further Consideration of:

31:49 (1) Approval of Appointments and Discussion of Appointees to Various City
Boards, Commissions and Committees.

35:27 (2) Second Reading and Public Hearing of an Ordinance to Rezone Property
on South Centennial Avenue from Office (O) to Planned Commercial (PC)
and Approve a Concept Plan.
AN ORDINANCE TO REZONE PROPERTY LOCATED ON SOUTH
CENTENNIAL AVENUE FROM OFFICE (O) TO PLANNED
COMMERCIAL (PC) AND TO APPROVE A CONCEPT PLAN.

37:47 (3) Second Reading and Public Hearing of an Ordinance to Authorize the City
of Aiken to Grant an Easement for Sewer to SEC Realty, Inc.
AN ORDINANCE AUTHORIZING THE CITY OF AIKEN TO GRANT
AN EASEMENT TO SEC REALTY, INC.

40:12 (4) Second Reading and Public Hearing of an Ordinance to Annex Property at
438 Monetta Street and Zone it Residential Single-Family (RS-10).
AN ORDINANCE TO ANNEX PROPERTY LOCATED AT 438
MONETTA STREET SE AND TO ZONE THE SAME RESIDENTIAL
SINGLE-FAMILY (RS-10).

41:37 (5) Second Reading and Public Hearing of an Ordinance to Annex 481 East
Pine Log Road and Zone it Residential Single-Family (RS-10).
AN ORDINANCE TO ANNEX PROPERTY LOCATED AT 481 EAST
PINE LOG ROAD AND TO ZONE THE SAME RESIDENTIAL
SINGLE-FAMILY (RS-10).

43:55 (6) Second Reading and Public Hearing of an Ordinance to Annex 1625
Richland Avenue E and Zone it General Business (GB).
AN ORDINANCE TO ANNEX TO THE CORPORATE LIMITS OF
THE CITY OF AIKEN CERTAIN PROPERTY LOCATED AT 1625
RICHLAND AVENUE EAST AND TO ZONE THE SAME GENERAL
BUSIENSS (GB).

46:03 (7) Second Reading and Public Hearing of an Ordinance to Amend the City
Code Regarding Special Tax Assessment for Rehabilitated Historic
Properties.
AN ORDINANCE AMENDING SECTION 38-8 OF THE AIKEN CITY
CODE REGARDING SPECIAL REAL PROPERTY TAX
ASSESSMENTS FOR REHABILITATED HISTORIC PROPERTIES.

IV. NEW BUSINESS: Consideration of:

49:35 (1) First Reading of an Ordinance Approving the Sale of 1417 Thorpe Lane to
Dexter Smith.
AN ORDINANCE APPROVING THE SALE OF PROPERTY
LOCATED AT 1417 THORPE LANE TO DEXTER SMITH.

53:40 (2) First Reading and Public Hearing of an Ordinance to Establish New
Charges for Water and Sewer Service.
AN ORDINANCE ESTABLISHING NEW CHARGES FOR WATER
AND SEWER SERVICE.

1:03:29 (3) First Reading and Public Hearing of an Ordinance to Establish Suburban
Fire Fee Rates.
AN ORDINANCE ESTABLISHING NEW CHARGES FOR FIRE SERVICE.

1:17:47 (4) First Reading of an Ordinance to Set the FY 2020-21 Millage Rate.
AN ORDINANCE TO PROVIDE FOR THE LEVY OF TAXES FOR
ORDINARY CITY PURPOSES IN THE CITY OF AIKEN FOR THE
FISCAL YEAR BEGINNING JULY 1, 2020, SET THE MILLAGE AT
SIXTY-TWO (62) MILLS AD TO PROVIDE FOR THE
EXPENDITURES THEREOF.

1:19:47 (5) First Reading of an Ordinance Adopting Certain Line Item Expenditures
for FY 20-21.
AN ORDINANCE ADOPTING PROPOSED CERTAIN LINE ITEM
EXPENDITURES BY THE CITY OF AIKEN FOR THE FISCAL YEAR
BEGINNING JULY 1, 2020, AND ENDING JUNE 30, 2021, BEING A
PORTION OF THE BUDGET OF THE CITY OF AIKEN.

1:27:37 (6) First Reading of an Ordinance to Adopt a Budget for FY 2020-21.
AN ORDINANCE ADOPTING A BUDGET PROPOSED BY THE CITY
MANAGER, CONTAINING ESTIMATES OF PROPOSED REVENUES
AND EXPENDITURES BY THE CITY OF AIKEN FOR THE FISCAL
YEAR BEGINNING JULY 1, 2020, AND ENDING JUNE 30, 2021,
AND DECLARING THAT IT SHALL CONSTITUTE THE BUDGET
OF THE CITY OF AIKEN.

1:37:53 (7) First Reading of an Ordinance to Amend the City Code to Regulate Street
Performances.
AN ORDINANCE AMENDING THE AIKEN CITY CODE TO ADD
CHAPTER 24, ARTICLE IV TO REGULATE STREET
PERFORMANCES.

(8) Approval of a Resolution to Adopt a Memorandum of Understanding for
Aiken County to Collect the City of Aiken Fire Fees.
A RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING THE CITY OF AIKEN TO ADOPT
A MEMORANDUM OF UNDERSTANDING WITH AIKEN COUNTY
FOR THE COLLECTION OF FIRE FEES (CONTINUED).

V. PETITIONS AND REQUESTS:

1:49:18 (1) Approval of Bid for Paving of City Streets.
1:51:12 (2) Approval to Spend Capital Projects Sales Tax III Funds for Replacement
Laptop Computers for Public Safety Patrol Vehicles.

1:53:50 VI. INFORMATION

(a) Issues and Updates.
(b) Engineering and Utilities Report for April, 2020.

VII. ADJOURNMENT


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  • 2:07 hours
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councilman
prayer
mayor
aiken
courteous
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11 May 2020

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  • 1:15 hours
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council
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councilman
savannah
citizens
elected
chairman
administration
aiken
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27 Apr 2020

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  • 43 minutes
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27 Apr 2020

City of Aiken
City Council Meeting Virtual Stream
April 27, 2020



00:26 CALL TO ORDER
00:33 INVOCATION AND PLEDGE TO THE FLAG
02:49 GUIDELINES
04:11 ADDITIONS OR DELETIONS TO THE AGENDA

I. MINUTES:
04:56 (1) Consideration of the Minutes of the Work Session and Regular Meeting of
April 13, 2020.


II. PRESENTATIONS:
05:19 (1) Proclamation Designating May as Homeownership Month.


III. OLD BUSINESS: Further Consideration of:
08:23 (1) Approval of Appointments and Discussion of Appointees to Various City
Boards, Commissions and Committees.
11:36 (2) Second Reading and Public Hearing of an Ordinance to Approve a
Concept Plan for the Aiken Mall Area at 2441 Whiskey Road. AN ORDINANCE TO APPROVE THE CONCEPT PLAN FOR PROPERTY LOCATED AT 2441 WHISKEY ROAD.



IV. NEW BUSINESS: Consideration of:
24:09 (1) First Reading of an Ordinance to Rezone Property on South Centennial
Avenue from Office (O) to Planned Commercial (PC) and Approve a
Concept Plan. AN ORDINANCE TO REZONE PROPERTY LOCATED ON SOUTH
CENTENNIAL AVENUE FROM OFFICE (O) TO PLANNED
COMMERCIAL (PC) AND TO APPROVE A CONCEPT PLAN.
28:06 (2) First Reading of an Ordinance to Authorize the City of Aiken to Grant an
Easement for Sewer to SEC Realty, Inc. AN ORDINANCE AUTHORIZING THE CITY OF AIKEN TO GRANT AN EASEMENT TO SEC REALTY, INC.
31:53 (3) First Reading of an Ordinance to Annex Property at 438 Monetta Street
and Zone it Residential Single-Family (RS-10). AN ORDINANCE TO ANNEX PROPERTY LOCATED AT 438 MONETTA STREET SE AND TO ZONE THE SAME RESIDENTIAL SINGLE-FAMILY (RS-10).
33:34 (4) First Reading of an Ordinance to Annex 481 East Pine Log Road and Zone it Residential Single-Family (RS-10). AN ORDINANCE TO ANNEX PROPERTY LOCATED AT 481 EAST PINE LOG ROAD AND TO ZONE THE SAME RESIDENTIAL SINGLE-FAMILY (RS-10).
35:12 (5) First Reading of an Ordinance to Annex 1625 Richland Avenue E and
Zone it General Business (GB). AN ORDINANCE TO ANNEX TO THE CORPORATE LIMITS OF
THE CITY OF AIKEN CERTAIN PROPERTY LOCATED AT 1625 RICHLAND AVENUE EAST AND TO ZONE THE SAME GENERAL BUSINESS (GB).
37:14 (6) First Reading of an Ordinance to Amend the City Code Regarding Special
Tax Assessment for Rehabilitated Historic Properties. AN ORDINANCE AMENDING SECTION 38-8 OF THE AIKEN CITY CODE REGARDING SPECIAL REAL PROPERTY TAX ASSESSMENTS FOR REHABILITATED HISTORIC PROPERTIES.


V. PETITIONS AND REQUESTS:
43:01 (1) Resolution to Authorize the Purchase of a Tract of Land from Oak Grove
Development, LLC. A RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING THE PURCHASE OF A TRACT OF LAND FROM OAK GROVE DEVELOPMENT, LLC.
48:50 (2) Award of Bid for Water Line Relocations for Hitchcock Parkway
Intersection Improvements.
56:40 (3) Resolution Authorizing the Acceptance of Property from the Michael D.
Rubin Family LP. A RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING THE ACCEPTANCE OF PROPERTY FROM THE MICHAEL D. RUBIN FAMILY LP.
01:00:01 (4) Resolution Approving an Application for the Federal BUILD Grant
Program. A RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING THE CITY OF AIKEN TO MAKE AN APPLICATION TO BETTER UTILIZING INVESTMENTS TO LEVERAGE DEVELOPMENT [BUILD] TRANSPORTATION DISCRETIONARY GRANT PROGRAM FOR FUNDS FOR THE WHISKEY ROAD CORRIDOR CONGESTION RELIEF.


01:05:50 VI. INFORMATION
(a) Issues and Updates.
(b) Design Review Board Minutes for March 3 and 10, 2020.
(c) Planning Commission Minutes for March 10, 2020.
(d) Human Resources Department Report for March, 2020.
(e) Public Services Report for March, 2020.


VII. ADJOURNMENT


You can send comments to any future meetings at publiccomment@cityofaikensc.gov
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  • 1:23 hours
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aiken
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13 Apr 2020

Start Time 00:09


City of Aiken

City Council Meeting Virtual Stream

April 13, 2020



00:09 CALL TO ORDER
00:14 INVOCATION AND PLEDGE TO THE FLAG
01:36 GUIDELINES
02:55 ADDITIONS OR DELETIONS TO THE AGENDA

I. MINUTES:
03:31 (1) Consideration of the Minutes of the Regular Meeting of March 23, 2020
and the Special Meeting of April 3, 2020.



II. PRESENTATIONS:
04:05 (1) Proclamation Proclaiming April as Fair Housing Month.



III. OLD BUSINESS: Further Consideration of:
07:13 (1) Approval of Appointments and Discussion of Appointees to Various City
Boards, Commissions and Committees.
09:37 (2) Second Reading and Public Hearing of an Ordinance to Approve a
Concept Plan for Six Townhomes on Grier Court.

AN ORDINANCE TO APPROVE THE CONCEPT PLAN FOR
PROPERTY LOCATED AT THE INTERSECTION OF TOWN CREEK
ROAD AND GRIER COURT.
13:16 (3) Second Reading and Public Hearing of an Ordinance to Annex 875 and
857 Lincoln Avenue and Zone them Residential Single-Family (RS-8).

AN ORDINANCE TO ANNEX TWO PROPERTIES TO THE CITY OF
AIKEN.


IV. NEW BUSINESS: Consideration of:

None


V. PETITIONS AND REQUESTS:

15:25 (1) Approval of Bid for Sandhurst Estates Berrie Road Sanitary Sewer
Improvements.


VI. INFORMATION
17:27 (a) Issues and Updates.
(b) Engineering & Utilities Report for March, 2020.


25:24 VII. ADJOURNMENT
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13 Apr 2020

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3 Apr 2020

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16 Mar 2020

The live stream had an audio issue and we have provided this backup
https://www.cityofaikensc.gov/wp-content/uploads/2020/03/proclamation-aiken.pdf
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9 Mar 2020

THE CITY OF AIKEN
CITY COUNCIL AGENDA
MARCH 9, 2020
7 P.M.

02:49 CALL TO ORDER
03:24 INVOCATION AND PLEDGE TO THE FLAG
04:45 GUIDELINES
07:06 ADDITIONS OR DELETIONS TO THE AGENDA

I. MINUTES:
07:53 (1) Consideration of the Minutes of the Work Session and Regular Meeting of February 24, 2020.

II. OLD BUSINESS: Further Consideration of:
08:22 (1) Approval of Appointments and Discussion of Appointees to Various City Boards, Commissions, and Committees.

10:27 (2) Second Reading and Public Hearing of an Ordinance to Annex 7 Georgann Lane and Zone it Residential Single-family (RS-10).
AN ORDINANCE TO ANNEX PROPERTY OWNED BY BEN AND AMY TRIANA AND LOCATED AT 7 GEORGANN LANE AND TO ZONE THE SAME RESIDENTIAL SINGLE-FAMILY (RS-10).

III. NEW BUSINESS: Consideration of:
12:10 (1) First Reading of an Ordinance to Adjust the 2019-20 Budget for Purchase of Vehicles.
AN ORDINANCE AMENDING THE BUDGET OF THE CITY OF AIKEN FOR THE FISCAL YEAR BEGINNING JULY 1, 2019, AND ENDING JUNE 30, 2020.

IV. PETITIONS AND REQUESTS:
16:30 (1) Approval of Marketing Agency for Parks, Recreation & Tourism Department.

28:39 (2) Approval of Memorandum of Understanding with Volunteer Income Tax Assistance Program (VITA) Regarding Facility Space at the H. O. Weeks Center.

34:43 (3) Approval of Requests for Banners to be Hung Downtown Promoting Various Events.

V. INFORMATION
(a) Issues and Updates.
(b) Community Development Committee Minutes for January 13, 2020.
(c) Building Inspection Division Reports for April, 2019 - January, 2020.
(d) Engineering and Utilities Department Report for February, 2020.
(e) Energy & Environmental Committee Minutes for December 10, 2019, January 8, 2020, and February 4, 2020.
(f) Senior Commission Minutes for February 18, 2020.

36:41 VI. ADJOURNMENT
  • 12 participants
  • 37 minutes
councilmembers
councilwoman
councilman
council
mayor
citizens
speakership
aiken
policy
adjourned
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10 Feb 2020

CITY COUNCIL AGENDA
FEBRUARY 10, 2020
7 P.M.

03:12 CALL TO ORDER

03:30 INVOCATION AND PLEDGE TO THE FLAG

04:48 GUIDELINES

05:37 ADDITIONS OR DELETIONS TO THE AGENDA

I. MINUTES:

06:31 (1) Consideration of the Minutes of the Work Session and Regular Meeting
of January 13, 2020.

II. PRESENTATIONS:

06:58 (1) Proclamation Designating February as American Heart Month.

11:58 (2) Proclamation Recognizing the 50th Anniversary of the Aiken County
Historical Museum.

15:42 (3) Bike Donated to public service

III. OLD BUSINESS: Further Consideration of:


20:26 (1) Approval of Appointments and Discussion of Appointees to Various
City Boards, Commissions, and Committees.

25:13 (2) Second Reading and Public Hearing of an Ordinance Amending Section
32-3 of the City Code Regarding Residential Yard Trash Collection.

AN ORDINANCE AMENDING SECTION 32-3 OF THE CODE OF
THE CITY OF AIKEN TO SET FORTH YARD REFUSE AND
MATERIALS COLLECTION PROCEDURES AND
RESPONSIBILITIES.

45:57 (3) Second Reading and Public Hearing of an Ordinance to Annex and Zone
Property at 211 Stone Drive and 1310 Evans Road.

AN ORDINANCE TO ANNEX TWO PROPERTIES TO THE CITY.

47:21 (4) Second Reading and Public Hearing of an Ordinance to Amend Section
42 of the City Code Replacing the Existing Traffic Management
Ordinance.

AN ORDINANCE AMENDING SECTION 42 OF THE AIKEN CITY
CODE.




50:00 (5) Second Reading and Public Hearing of an Ordinance to Amend the
Zoning Ordinance Regarding the Light Industrial Zone and Adding a
Planned Mixed Use Industrial District.

AN ORDINANCE AMENDING THE ZONING ORDINANCE
REGARDING LIGHT INDUSTRIAL ZONING AND CREATING
THE PLANNED MIXED-USE INDUSTRIAL DISTRICT.


IV. NEW BUSINESS: Consideration of:

1:02:53 (1) First Reading of an Ordinance to Annex 140 Vivion Drive and Zone it
Residential Single-family (RS-15).

AN ORDINANCE TO ANNEX PROPERTY LOCATED AT 140
VIVION DRIVE AND TO ZONE THE SAME RESIDENTIAL
SINGLE-FAMILY (RS-15).

1:04:00 (2) First Reading of an Ordinance to Amend the Concept Plan for Woodside
Plantation for the Village at Woodside Regarding Signage.

AN ORDINANCE AMENDING THE CONCEPT PLAN FOR
PROPERTY LOCATED IN THE VILLAGE AT WOODSIDE.

1:11:04 (3) First Reading of an Ordinance to Rezone Property at 150 and 160
Rutland Drive from Industrial (I) to General Business (GB).

AN ORDINANCE TO REZONE PROPERTY LOCATED AT 150
AND 160 RUTLAND DRIVE NW FROM INDUSTRIAL (I) TO
GENERAL BUSINESS (GB).

1:12:45 (4) First Reading of an Ordinance Granting Towing Franchises for
Involuntary Towing in the City of Aiken.

AN ORDINANCE GRANTING NONEXCLUSIVE TOWING
FRANCHISES FOR INVOLUNTARY TOWING WITHIN THE CITY
OF AIKEN.

1:18:22 (5) First Reading of an Ordinance to Rescind the Balance of the Aiken
Corporation Consolidated Loan with the City of Aiken.

AN ORDINANCE TO RESCIND THE BALANCE OF THE AIKEN
CORPORATION CONSOLIDATED LOAN WITH THE CITY OF
AIKEN.


1:20:29 (6) First Reading of an Ordinance to Prioritize Capital Projects Sales Tax IV
Projects.

AN ORDINANCE TO PRIORITIZE THE USE OF FUNDS FROM
THE CAPITAL PROJECT SALES TAX IV.

1:21:48 (7) First Reading of an Ordinance Authorizing the City to Enter into an
Agreement with Aiken County Regarding the Aiken County Capital
Projects Sales Tax IV.

AN ORDINANCE AUTHORIZING THE CITY OF AIKEN TO
ENTER INTO AN AGREEMENT WITH AIKEN COUNTY
REGARDING THE AIKEN COUNTY CAPITAL PROJECT SALES
TAX IV.

V. PETITIONS AND REQUESTS:

1:23:08 (1) Approval of a Resolution Authorizing the City of Aiken to Enter into a
Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with SE Palmetto LLC.

A RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING THE CITY OF AIKEN TO ENTER
INTO A MEMORANDUM OF UNDERSTANDING WITH SE
PALMETTO, LLC.



1:39:34 (2) Approval of a Resolution to Provide Water Utility Service to 951
Dougherty Road.

A RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING THE CITY TO PROVIDE WATER
UTILITY SERVICES TO PROPERTY LOCATED AT 951
DOUGHERTY ROAD.

1:42:45 (3) Approval of Resolution to Continue to Participate in the Lower
Savannah Regional Housing Consortium.

A RESOLUTION AGREEING TO CONTINUE TO PARTICIPATE IN
THE LOWER SAVANNAH REGIONAL HOME CONSORTIUM.

1:44:00 (4) Request for Banners to be Hung Downtown for Various Events.

1:44:47 (5) Approval of Emergency Stormwater Repairs at Chesterfield and Laurens
and Medinah Road.

1:46:47 (6) Approval of Emergency Water Line Repair at Laurens Street and
Edgefield Avenue.



1:47:00 ADJOURNMENT
  • 17 participants
  • 1:47 hours
councilmembers
council
councilwoman
citizens
ordinances
proclamations
amending
courteous
hearings
speaks
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13 Jan 2020

CALL TO ORDER

INVOCATION AND PLEDGE TO THE FLAG
GUIDELINES
05:27 ADDITIONS OR DELETIONS TO THE AGENDA

I. MINUTES:

6:00 (1) Consideration of the Minutes of the Work Session and Regular Meeting of
December 9, 2019.

II. OLD BUSINESS: Further Consideration of:

(1) Approval of Appointments and Discussion of Appointees to Various City
Boards, Commissions, and Committees
.
9:30 (2) Second Reading and Public Hearing of an Ordinance to Annex 4.56 Acres
Near Owens Street and Zone, it Planned Residential (PR) and Approve the
Concept Plan.

AN ORDINANCE TO ANNEX TO THE CORPORATE LIMITS OF
THE CITY OF AIKEN CERTAIN PROPERTY OWNED BY VSL
DEVELOPMENT, LLC AND LOCATED NEAR OWENS STREET
AND TO ZONE THE SAME PLANNED RESIDENTIAL (PR) AND TO
APPROVE A CONCEPT PLAN.

1:20:48 (3) Second Reading and Public Hearing of an Ordinance Authorizing the City
to Provide Certain Incentives to Aiken Steeplechase Association, Inc. to
Encourage Tourism and Economic Development Benefiting the City.

AN ORDINANCE AUTHORIZING THE CITY OF AIKEN, SOUTH
CAROLINA, TO PROVIDE CERTAIN INCENTIVES TO AIKEN
STEEPLECHASE ASSOCIATION, INC. TO ENCOURAGE TOURISM
AND ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT BENEFITING THE CITY, AND
OTHER MATTERS RELATED THERETO.


1:33:08 (4) Second Reading and Public Hearing of an Ordinance to Approve the Sale of Property at 135 Laurens Street SW.

AN ORDINANCE APPROVING THE SALE OF PROPERTY OWNED
BY THE CITY OF AIKEN LOCATED AT 135 LAURENS STREET SW.

2:04:40 (5) Second Reading and Public Hearing of an Ordinance Amending Section
32-3 of the City Code Regarding Residential Yard Trash Collection.

AN ORDINANCE AMENDING SECTION 32-3 OF THE CODE OF
THE CITY OF AIKEN TO SET FORTH YARD REFUSE AND
MATERIALS COLLECTION PROCEDURES AND
RESPONSIBILITIES.

2:29:00 (6) Second Reading and Public Hearing of an Ordinance Approving a Budget
Adjustment for Emergency Sewer Line Repair at Medical Park Drive.

AN ORDINANCE AMENDING THE BUDGET OF THE CITY OF
AIKEN FOR THE FISCAL YEAR BEGINNING JULY 1, 2019, AND
ENDING JUNE 30, 2020, FOR EMERGENCY SEWER REPAIR AT
MEDICAL PARK DRIVE.

III. NEW BUSINESS: Consideration of:

2:30:10 (1) First Reading of an Ordinance to Annex and Zone Property at 211 Stone
Drive and 1310 Evans Road.

AN ORDINANCE TO ANNEX TWO PROPERTIES TO THE CITY.

2:31:32 (2) First Reading of an Ordinance to Amend Section 42 of the City Code
Replacing the Existing Traffic Management Ordinance.

AN ORDINANCE AMENDING SECTION 42 OF THE AIKEN CITY
CODE.

2:36:45 (3) First Reading of an Ordinance to Amend the Zoning Ordinance Regarding
the Light Industrial Zone and Adding a Planned Mixed Use Industrial
District.

AN ORDINANCE AMENDING THE ZONING ORDINANCE
REGARDING LIGHT INDUSTRIAL ZONING AND CREATING THE
PLANNED MIXED-USE INDUSTRIAL DISTRICT.


IV. PETITIONS AND REQUESTS:

2:49:55 (1) Approval of Aiken City Court Jury Box for 2020.

2:50:42 (2) Request for Funding for Aiken Trials from Local Accommodations Tax
Fund.

2:52:18 (3) Request to Spend One-Time County Transportation Committee (CTC)
Funds.

2:54:00 (4) Request from the Parks, Recreation & Tourism Department for Permission to Hang Banners in the Downtown to Promote Various Events.

V. INFORMATION

(a) Issues and Updates.
(b) Planning Commission Minutes for November 12, 2019.
(c) Design Review Board Minutes for November 5, 2019.
(d) Board of Zoning Appeals Minutes for October 22, 2019.
(e) Human Resources Department Report for December 2019.
(f) Engineering and Utilities Department Report for December 2019.
(g) Parks, Recreation & Tourism Department Report for November 2019.
VI. ADJOURNMENT
  • 30 participants
  • 2:55 hours
councilmembers
councilman
council
mayor
church
citizens
prayers
respectfully
neighbor
notice
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9 Dec 2019

CITY COUNCIL AGENDA
DECEMBER 9, 2019
7 P.M.
CALL TO ORDER
2:55 INVOCATION AND PLEDGE TO THE FLAG

GUIDELINES

ADDITIONS OR DELETIONS TO THE AGENDA

I. MINUTES:

(1) Consideration of the Minutes of the Work Session and Regular Meeting of
November 25, 2019, and the Executive Session of December 3, 2019.

6:32 II. PRESENTATIONS:

6:54 (1) Recognition of Girl Scout Troop 1417 and Boy Scout Troop 421 for Scout
Projects.

12:28 (2) Proclamation Recognizing Women of Woodside and their Contributions to
the Community.

III. OLD BUSINESS: Further Consideration of:

27:00 (1) Approval of Appointments and Discussion of Appointees to Various City
Boards, Commissions, and Committees.

28:08 (2) Second Reading and Public Hearing of an Ordinance to Annex 10 Lots on
Branchwater Lane and Zone them Residential Single-Family (RS-15).

AN ORDINANCE TO ANNEX TO THE CORPORATE LIMITS OF
THE CITY OF AIKEN CERTAIN PROPERTY CONSISTING OF TEN
(10) LOTS AND 9.44 ACRES OF LAND, MORE OR LESS OWNED BY
SEVERAL OWNERS AND LOCATED ON BRANCHWATER LANE
AND TO ZONE THE SAME RESIDENTIAL SINGLE-FAMILY (RS-
15).



31:25 (3) Second Reading and Public Hearing of an Ordinance to Annex 327 East
Pine Log Road and Zone it Limited Business (LB).

AN ORDINANCE TO ANNEX PROPERTY OWNED BY CARL L.
JOHNSON AND TO ZONE THE SAME LIMITED BUSINESS (LB).


33:44 (4) Second Reading and Public Hearing of an Ordinance to Annex 1224
Williams Drive and Zone it Residential Single-Family (RS-15).

AN ORDINANCE TO ANNEX PROPERTY OWNED BY KARL AND
SHARON BANKERT AND TO ZONE THE SAME RESIDENTIAL
SINGLE-FAMILY (RS-15).

36:13(5) Second Reading and Public Hearing of an Ordinance to Amend the
Concept Plan for Woodside Executive Office Park on Silver Bluff Road.

AN ORDINANCE AMENDING THE CONCEPT PLAN FOR
PROPERTY LOCATED AT THE INTERSECTION OF SILVER BLUFF
ROAD AND WOODSIDE EXECUTIVE COURT.

39:22 (6) Second Reading and Public Hearing of an Ordinance for Adoption of
International Building Codes.

AN ORDINANCE TO AMEND CHAPTER 10 SECTION 10-2 OF THE
AIKEN CITY CODE TO INCORPORATE THE 2018 EDITIONS OF
THE INTERNATIONAL BUILDING CODE, WITH MODIFICATIONS,
INTERNATIONAL FIRE CODE, WITH MODIFICATIONS,
INTERNATIONAL FUEL GAS CODE, WITH MODIFICATIONS,
INTERNATIONAL PLUMBING CODE, WITH MODIFICATIONS,
INTERNATIONAL MECHANCIAL CODE, WITH MODIFICATIONS,
INTERNATIONAL ENERGY CONSERVATION CODE, THE
INTERNATIONAL PROPERTY MAINTENANCE CODE, THE
INTERNATIONAL RESIDENTIAL CODE, WITH MODIFICATIONS,
THE INTERNATIONAL SWIMMING POOL AND SPA CODE, AND
THE 2017 EDITION OF THE NFPA NATIONAL ELECTRICAL CODE.
(7) Second Reading and Public Hearing of an Ordinance Approving a Budget
Adjustment for Replacement of Six Public Safety Vehicles.

AN ORDINANCE AMENDING THE BUDGET OF THE CITY OF
AIKEN FOR THE FISCAL YEAR BEGINNING JULY 1, 2019, AND
ENDING JUNE 30, 2020, FOR REPLACEMENT OF SIX PUBLIC
SAFETY VEHICLES.



IV. NEW BUSINESS: Consideration of:

43:03 (1) First Reading of an Ordinance to Annex 4.56 Acres Near Owens Street and
Zone it Planned Residential (PR) and Approve the Concept Plan.

AN ORDINANCE TO ANNEX TO THE CORPORATE LIMITS OF
THE CITY OF AIKEN CERTAIN PROPERTY OWNED BY VSL
DEVELOPMENT, LLC AND LOCATED NEAR OWENS STREET
AND TO ZONE THE SAME PLANNED RESIDENTIAL (PR) AND TO
APPROVE A CONCEPT PLAN.



2:02:54 Recess



 2:11:39 (2) First Reading of an Ordinance Amending the Section 32-3 of the City Code regarding Residential Yard Trash Collection.

AN ORDINANCE AMENDING SECTION 32-3 OF THE CODE OF
THE CITY OF AIKEN TO SET FORTH YARD REFUSE AND
MATERIALS COLLECTION PROCEDURES AND
RESPONSIBILITIES.

2:15:00 (3) First Reading of an Ordinance Approving a Budget Adjustment for
Emergency Sewer Line Repair at Medical Park Drive.

AN ORDINANCE AMENDING THE BUDGET OF THE CITY OF
AIKEN FOR THE FISCAL YEAR BEGINNING JULY 1, 2019, AND
ENDING JUNE 30, 2020, FOR EMERGENCY SEWER REPAIR AT
MEDICAL PARK DRIVE.

2:16:51(4) First Reading of an Ordinance Authorizing the City to Provide Certain
Incentives to Aiken Steeplechase Association, Inc. to Encourage Tourism
and Economic Development Benefiting the City.

AN ORDINANCE AUTHORIZING THE CITY OF AIKEN, SOUTH
CAROLINA, TO PROVIDE CERTAIN INCENTIVES TO AIKEN
STEEPLECASE ASSOCIATION, INC. TO ENCOURAGE TOURISM
AND ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT BENEFITING THE CITY; AND
OTHER MATTERS RELATED THERETO.




V. PETITIONS AND REQUESTS:

22:46:30 (1) Request to Place Banners in the Downtown to Promote Events.

(2) City Council Meeting Calendar for 2020.

VI. INFORMATION

(a) Issues and Updates.
(b) Parks, Recreation & Tourism Report for October, 2019.
(c) Human Resources Reports for October and November, 2019.
(d) Engineering and Utilities Department Report for November, 2019.
VII. ADJOURNMENT
  • 32 participants
  • 2:50 hours
thanking
amen
councilwoman
bless
courteous
pledge
citizens
invocation
come
mercy
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25 Nov 2019

CITY COUNCIL AGENDA
NOVEMBER 25, 2019
7 P.M.
0:18 CALL TO ORDER

0:43 INVOCATION AND PLEDGE TO THE FLAG

3:06 God Bless America

4:40 GUIDELINES

5:36 ADDITIONS OR DELETIONS TO THE AGENDA

I. MINUTES:

(1) Consideration of the Minutes of the Work Session and Regular Meeting of
November 11, 2019.

II. PRESENTATIONS:

6:48 (1) Election Commission Report on November 5, 2019, General Election.

20:12 (2) Swearing-In of Mayor and Councilmembers.

29:02 (3) Appointment of Mayor Pro Tempore.


III. OLD BUSINESS: Further Consideration of:

31:35 (1) Approval of Appointments and Discussion of Appointees to Various City
Boards, Commissions, and Committees.

31:58 (2) Second Reading and Public Hearing of an Ordinance Accepting the FY
2018-19 Audit.

AN ORDINANCE ACCEPTING THE FISCAL YEAR 2018-2019
AUDITED FINANCIAL STATEMENTS AND AUTHORIZING
VARIANCES TO THE FISCAL YEAR 2018-2019 BUDGET
ORDINANCE.

33:32 (3) Second Reading and Public Hearing of an Ordinance to Authorize an
Interfund Loan for Capital Projects Sales Tax IV Project - Banks Mill Lift
Station and Sewer Upgrades.

AN ORDINANCE TO AUTHORIZE AN INTERFUND LOAN FOR
CAPITAL PROJECTS SALES TAX FUNDS PROJECTS.


IV. NEW BUSINESS: Consideration of:

36:06 (1) First Reading of an Ordinance to Approve the Sale of Property at 135
Laurens Street SW.
AN ORDINANCE APPROVING THE SALE OF PROPERTY OWNED
BY THE CITY OF AIKEN LOCATED AT 135 LAURENS STREET SW.

1:04:32 (2) First Reading of Ordinance to Annex 10 Lots on Branchwater Lane.

AN ORDINANCE TO ANNEX TO THE CORPORATE LIMITS OF
THE CITY OF AIKEN CERTAIN PROPERTY CONSISTING OF TEN
(10) LOTS AND 9.44 ACRES OF LAND, MORE OR LESS, OWNED
BY SEVERAL OWNERS AND LOCATED ON BRANCHWATER
LANE AND TO ZONE THE SAME RESIDENTIAL SINGLE-FAMILY
(RS-15).

1:08:43 (3) First Reading of an Ordinance to Annex 327 East Pine Log Road and Zone
it Limited Business (LB).
AN ORDINANCE TO ANNEX PROPERTY OWNED BY CARL L.
JOHNSON AND TO ZONE THE SAME LIMITED BUSINESS (LB).

1:12:40 (4) First Reading of an Ordinance to Annex 1224 Williams Drive and Zone it
Residential Single-Family (RS-15).

AN ORDINANCE TO ANNEX PROPERTY OWNED BY KARL AND
SHARON BANKERT AND TO ZONE THE SAME RESIDENTIAL
SINGLE-FAMILY (RS-15).

1:13:56 (5) First Reading of an Ordinance to Amend the Concept Plan for Woodside
Executive Office Park on Silver Bluff Road.

AN ORDINANCE AMENDING THE CONCEPT PLAN FOR
PROPERTY LOCATED AT THE INTERSECTION OF SILVER BLUFF
ROAD AND WOODSIDE EXECUTIVE COURT.

1:25:32 (6) First Reading of an Ordinance for Adoption of International Building
Codes.

AN ORDINANCE TO AMEND CHAPTER 10 SECTION 10-2 OF THE
AIKEN CITY CODE TO INCORPORATE THE 2018 EDITIONS OF
THE INTERNATIONAL BUILDING CODE, WITH MODIFICATIONS;
INTERNATIONAL FIRE CODE, WITH MODIFICATIONS;
INTERNATIONAL FUEL GAS CODE, WITH MODIFICATIONS;
INTERNATIONAL PLUMBING CODE, WITH MODIFICATIONS;
INTERNATIONAL MECHANICAL CODE, WITH MODIFICATIONS;
INTERNATIONAL ENERGY CONSERVATION CODE; THE
INTERNATIONAL PROPERTY MAINTENANCE CODE; THE
INTERNATIONAL RESIDENTIAL CODE, WITH MODIFICATIONS;
THE INTERNATIONAL SWIMMING POOL, AND SPA CODE; AND
THE 2017 EDITION OF THE NFPA NATIONAL ELECTRICAL CODE.


1:27:26 (7) First Reading of an Ordinance Approving a Budget Adjustment for
Replacement of Six Public Safety Vehicles.

AN ORDINANCE AMENDING THE BUDGET OF THE CITY OF
AIKEN FOR THE FISCAL YEAR BEGINNING JULY 1, 2019, AND
ENDING JUNE 30, 2020, FOR REPLACEMENT OF SIX PUBLIC
SAFETY VEHICLES.

V. PETITIONS AND REQUESTS:

1:29:27 (1) Approval of Bid and Expenditure of Capital Project Sales Tax III for
Shiloh Springs Lime Slurry System.

1:31:05 VI. INFORMATION

(a) Issues and Updates.
(b) Board of Zoning Appeals Minutes for September 24, 2019.
(c) Design Review Board Minutes for October 1, 2019, and Special Meeting
of October 10, 2019.
(d) Planning Commission Minutes for October 15, 2019.
(e) Community Development Committee Minutes for October 14, 2019.
(f) Election Commission Minutes for November 7, 2019.
VII. EXECUTIVE SESSION


VIII. ADJOURNMENT
  • 21 participants
  • 1:35 hours
amen
pray
church
mercy
thank
blessings
citizens
councilmember
esteemed
leadership
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11 Nov 2019

CITY COUNCIL AGENDA NOVEMBER 11, 2019 7 P.M.

2:45 CALL TO ORDER
3:00 INVOCATION AND PLEDGE TO THE FLAG

4:15 GUIDELINES

5:04 ADDITIONS OR DELETIONS TO THE AGENDA

5:36 I. MINUTES:
(1) Consideration of the Minutes of the Work Session and Regular Meeting of October 28, 2019.

5:58 II. PRESENTATIONS:
(1) Veterans Day Presentation by Aiken County Veterans Council.

14:05 III. OLD BUSINESS: Further Consideration of:

(1) Approval of Appointments and Discussion of Appointees to Various City Boards, Commissions, and Committees.

18:10 (2) Second Reading and Public Hearing of an Ordinance Amending Sec. 22-4 of the Aiken City Code Regarding the Discharge of Firearms or Other Weapons. AN ORDINANCE AMENDING SECTION 22-4 OF THE AIKEN CITY CODE REGARDING THE DISCHARGE OF FIREARMS OR OTHER WEAPONS.

47:23 (3) Second Reading and Public Hearing of an Ordinance to Rezone Property of Rural Health Services and Second Baptist Church at Teague Street and Columbia Avenue from Limited Professional (LP) and General Business (GB) to Planned Institutional (PI) and Approve a Concept Plan. AN ORDINANCE TO REZONG CERTAIN PROPERTY OWNED BY RURAL HEALTH SERVICES, INC. AND SECOND BAPTIST CHURCH, INC. FROM LIMITED PROFESSIONAL (LP) AND GENERAL BUSINESS (GB) TO PLANNED INSTITUTIONAL (PI) AND TO APPROVE A CONCEPT PLAN.

51:00 (4) Second Reading and Public Hearing of an Ordinance Authorizing Certain Economic Development Incentives for the Old Union Hall Building at 227 Park Avenue SE to be Developed by CT Properties, LLC, Inc. AN ORDINANCE AUTHORIZING CERTAIN ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT INCENTIVES PURSUANT TO ORDINANCE NO. 08132018 OF THE CITY OF AIKEN CODE OF ORDINANCES FOR A PROJECT DEVELOPED BY THE CT PROPERTIES OF AIKEN, LLC; APPROVING AN ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT INDUCEMENT AND INCENTIVE AGREEMENT; AND OTHER MATTERS RELATED THERETO.

55:08 (5) Second Reading and Public Hearing of an Ordinance Authorizing Certain Economic Development Incentives for the Project on Chesterfield Street to be Developed by South Company, Inc. AN ORDINANCE AUTHORIZING CERTAIN ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT INCENTIVES PURSUANT TO ORDINANCE NO. 08132018 OF THE CITY OF AIKEN CODE OF ORDINANCES FOR A PROJECT DEVELOPED BY THE SOUTH COMPANY; APPROVING AN ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT INDUCEMENT AND INCENTIVE AGREEMENT, AND OTHER MATTERS RELATED THERETO.

58:24 (6) Second Reading and Public Hearing of an Ordinance for Budget Adjustment for Emergency Repair on Laurens Street. AN ORDINANCE AMENDING THE BUDGET OF THE CITY OF AIKEN FOR THE FISCAL YEAR BEGINNING JULY 1, 2019, AND ENDING JUNE 30, 2020.
IV. NEW BUSINESS: Consideration of:

1:00:05 (1) First Reading of an Ordinance Accepting the FY 2018-19 Audit. AN ORDINANCE ACCEPTING THE FISCAL YEAR 2018-2019 AUDITED FINANCIAL STATEMENTS AND AUTHORIZING VARIANCES TO THE FISCAL YEAR 2018-2019 BUDGET ORDINANCE.

1:02:25 (2) First Reading and Public Hearing of an Ordinance to Authorize an Interfund Loan for Capital Projects Sales Tax IV Project - Banks Mill Lift Station and Sewer Upgrades. AN ORDINANCE TO AUTHORIZE AN INTERFUND LOAN FOR CAPITAL PROJECTS SALES TAX FUNDS PROJECTS.

1:05:20 (3) Resolution Approving the Funding and Placement of One School Resource Officer with the Aiken County School District.
A RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING THE CITY OF AIKEN TO PROVIDE A SCHOOL RESOURCE OFFICER AT SCHOFIELD MIDDLE SCHOOL.

1:12:38 V. PETITIONS AND REQUESTS:

(1) Approval of Bid and Expenditure of Capital Projects Sales Tax III for Painting Chesterfield Street Water Tank.

1:13:56 (2) Request from St. Thaddeus Home and Garden Tour Committee to Hang Banners in the Downtown to Promote their Garden Tour Event.

1:14:40 VI. INFORMATION
1:20:20 (a) Issues and Updates.
(b) Recreation Commission Minutes for October 15, 2019.
(c) Engineering and Utilities Department Report for October 2019.

VII. ADJOURNMENT
  • 18 participants
  • 1:21 hours
councilmen
councilperson
council
citizens
approving
ordinances
thank
advisement
civility
speak
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28 Oct 2019

CITY COUNCIL AGENDA
OCTOBER 28, 2019
7 P.M.
CALL TO ORDER
0:12 INVOCATION AND PLEDGE TO THE FLAG
1:19 GUIDELINES
2:03 ADDITIONS OR DELETIONS TO THE AGENDA

I. MINUTES:

3:00 (1) Consideration of the Minutes of the Work Session and Regular Meeting of
October 14, 2019.

3:44 II. OLD BUSINESS: Further Consideration of:

3:48 (1) Approval of Appointments and Discussion of Appointees to Various City
Boards, Commissions, and Committees.

6:26 (2) Second Reading and Public Hearing of an Ordinance to Rezone Property at
828 Richland Avenue W. and 159 Morgan Street NW from Office (O) to
Planned Commercial (PC) and Approve a Concept Plan.

AN ORDINANCE TO REZONE CERTAIN PROPERTY OWNED BY
AIKEN COUNTY FROM OFFICE (O) TO PLANNED COMMERCIAL
(PC) AND TO APPROVE A CONCEPT PLAN.

1:11:15 (3) Second Reading and Public Hearing of an Ordinance to Amend the 2019-
20 Budget for Woodward House Roof and Painting Exterior Project.

AN ORDINANCE AMENDING THE BUDGET OF THE CITY OF
AIKEN FOR THE FISCAL YEAR BEGINNING JULY 1, 2019, AND
ENDING JUNE 30, 2020.

1:12:48 (4) Second Reading and Public Hearing of an Ordinance to Amend the Budget
for the Fiscal Year 2019-20 and Approve an Interfund Loan for the Purchase
of Roll Carts.

AN ORDINANCE AUTHORIZING THE CITY OF AIKEN TO AMEND
THE BUDGET FOR FISCAL YEAR 2019-20 AND TO AUTHORIZE
THE CITY TO LEND UP TO $726,830 TO PROVIDE FINANCING TO
FUND THE PURCHASE OF ROLL CARTS FOR GARBAGE AND
RECYCLE COLLECTION.
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1:15:44 (5) Second Reading and Public Hearing of an Ordinance Authorizing the City
of Aiken to Convey Real Estate to Prothro Rental Properties, LLC.

AN ORDINANCE APPROVING THE SALE OF PROPERTY
BETWEEN PARK AVENUE AND RICHLAND AVENUE TO
PROTHRO RENTAL PROPERTIES, LLC.

1:21:10 (6) Second Reading and Public Hearing of an Ordinance Authorizing the City
of Aiken to Convey Real Estate to Coinbow Associates, Inc.

AN ORDINANCE AUTHORIZING THE CITY OF AIKEN TO
CONVEY REAL PROPERTY TO COINBOW ASSOCIATES, LLC.

III. NEW BUSINESS: Consideration of:

1:23:52 (1) First Reading of an Ordinance to Rezone Property of Rural Health
Services and Second Baptist Church at Teague Street and Columbia
Avenue from Limited Professional (LP) and General Business (GB) to
Planned Institutional and Approve a Concept Plan.

AN ORDINANCE TO REZONE CERTAIN PROPERTY OWNED BY
RURAL HEALTH SERVICES, INC. AND SECOND BAPTIST
CHURCH, INC. FROM LIMITED PROFESSIONAL (LP) AND
GENERAL BUSINESS (GB) TO PLANNED INSTITUTIONAL (PI)
AND TO APPROVE A CONCEPT PLAN.

1:26:10 (2) First Reading of an Ordinance Authorizing Certain Economic
Development Incentives for the Old Union Hall Building at 227 Park
Avenue SE to be Developed by CT Properties, LLC, Inc.

AN ORDINANCE AUTHORIZING CERTAIN ECONOMIC
DEVELOPMENT INCENTIVES, PURSUANT TO ORDINANCE NO.
08132018 OF THE CITY OF AIKEN CODE OF ORDINANCES, FOR A
PROJECT DEVELOPED BY THE CT PROPERTIES OF AIKEN, LLC;
APPROVING AN ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT INDUCEMENT AND
INCENTIVE AGREEMENT; AND OTHER MATTERS RELATED
THERETO.

1:28:57 (3) (NOTE: GRAPHIC ON SCREEN IS INACCURATE) First Reading of an Ordinance Authorizing Certain Economic development Incentives for the Project on Chesterfield Street to be Developed by South Company, Inc.

AN ORDINANCE AUTHORIZING CERTAIN ECONOMIC
DEVELOPMENT INCENTIVES, PURSUANT TO ORDINANCE NO.
08132018 OF THE CITY OF AIKEN CODE OF ORDINANCES, FOR A
PROJECT DEVELOPED BY THE SOUTH COMPANY; APPROVING
AN ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT INDUCEMENT AND INCENTIVE
AGREEMENT; AND OTHER MATTERS RELATED THERETO.
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1:30:16 (4) First Reading of Ordinance for Budget Adjustment for Emergency Repair
on Laurens Street.

AN ORDINANCE AMENDING THE BUDGET OF THE CITY OF
AIKEN FOR THE FISCAL YEAR BEGINNING JULY 1, 2019, AND
ENDING JUNE 30, 2020.

IV. PETITIONS AND REQUESTS:

1:32:06 (1) Approval of Resolution for a Memorandum of Understanding Between the
City of Aiken and the Aiken Performing Arts Group.

A RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING THE CITY OF AIKEN TO ADOPT
A MEMORANDUM OF UNDERSTANDING WITH AIKEN
PERFORMING ARTS GROUP, INC.

1:34:44 (2) Request from Kiwanis Club to Hang Banners in the Downtown to Promote
Aiken's Bacon & Brews Event.

1:35:42 (3) Request to Enter into a contract with AECOM for an Economic
Development Strategic Plan.


V. INFORMATION

1:37:57 (a) Issues and Updates.
(b) Planning Commission Minutes for September 10, 2019.
(c) Design Review Board Minutes for September 3, 2019.
(d) Board of Zoning Appeals Minutes for July 23, 2019.
(e) Energy and Environmental Committee Minutes for October 15, 2019.
(f) Public Safety Department Report for August, 2019.
(g) Parks, Recreation and Tourism Department Report for September, 2019.
(h) Human Resources Department Report for September 2019.
1:46:05 VI. ADJOURNMENT
  • 28 participants
  • 1:48 hours
councilman
council
councilwoman
mayor
citizens
elected
approving
graciously
come
adjourn
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14 Oct 2019

CALL TO ORDER

0:37 INVOCATION AND PLEDGE TO THE FLAG

2:41 GUIDELINES

3:56 ADDITIONS OR DELETIONS TO THE AGENDA

4:22 I. MINUTES:

(1) Consideration of the Minutes of the Work Session and Regular Meeting of September 23, 2019.

II. PRESENTATIONS:

5:28 (1) Recognition of John McMahan.
7:18 (2) Presentation of SCRPA of Excellence Award to the City of Aiken Parks,
Recreation & Tourism Department.
15:40 (3) Presentation by Aiken County Homeless Coalition.
III. OLD BUSINESS: Further Consideration of:

25:39 (1) Approval of Appointments and Discussion of Appointees to Various City Boards, Commissions, and Committees.

27:31 (2) Second Reading and Public Hearing of an Ordinance to Annex 1746 Two Notch Road SE and Zone it Residential Single-Family (RS-10).

AN ORDINANCE TO ANNEX PROPERTY LOCATED AT 1746 TWO
NOTCH ROAD SE AND TO ZONE THE SAME RESIDENTIAL
SINGLE-FAMILY (RS-10).

29:29 (3) Second Reading and Public Hearing of an Ordinance to Annex 416 Pine Avenue SE and Zone it Residential Single-Family (RS-8).

AN ORDINANCE TO ANNEX PROPERTY LOCATED AT 416 PINE
AVENUE SE AND TO ZONE THE SAME RESIDENTIAL SINGLE-
FAMILY (RS-8).



31:10 (4) Second Reading and Public Hearing of an Ordinance Amending the Land Development Regulations Regarding Performance Guarantees.

AN ORDINANCE AMENDING THE LAND DEVELOPMENT
REGULATIONS OF THE CITY OF AIKEN REGARDING
PERFORMANCE GUARANTEES.

33:25 (5) Second Reading and Public Hearing of an Ordinance to Amend the City Code Regarding Special Tax Assessment for Rehabilitated Historic Properties.

AN ORDINANCE AMENDING THE AIKEN CITY CODE
REGARDING SPECIAL REAL PROPERTY TAX ASSESSMENTS FOR
REHABILITATED HISTORIC PROPERTIES.

36:01 (6) Second Reading and Public Hearing of an Ordinance Approving Lease Agreement for Use of Property at 1613 Two Notch Road by Aiken Community Theatre.

AN ORDINANCE APPROVING A LEASE OF 1613 TWO NOTCH
ROAD TO THE AIKEN COMMUNITY THEATER.

50:08 (7) Second Reading and Public Hearing of an Ordinance to Authorize an Interfund Loan for Capital Projects Sales Tax IV Project - Smith-Hazel Swimming Pool Project.

AN ORDINANCE TO AUTHORIZE AN INTERFUND LOAN FOR
CAPITAL PROJECTS SALES TAX FUND IV PROJECT.

1:03:52 (8) Second Reading and Public Hearing of an Ordinance to Sell Property to S.C. Highway Department for Right-of-Way for Hitchcock Parkway Road Improvements.

AN ORDINANCE AUTHORIZING THE CITY OF AIKEN TO
CONVEY REAL PROPERTY TO THE SOUTH CAROLINA
DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION.

1:07:13 (9) Second Reading and Public Hearing of an Ordinance Approving Development Agreement with Beaufort Street LLC for Pressley Station on Beaufort Street.

AN ORDINANCE AUTHORIZING THE CITY OF AIKEN TO ENTER
INTO A DEVELOPMENT AGREEMENT WITH BEAUFORT STREET
LLC FOR THE DEVELOPMENT OF PROPERTY LOCATED ON
BEAUFORT STREET NE (TPN 121-07-03-0001).



IV. NEW BUSINESS: Consideration of:

1:12:48 (1) First Reading of an Ordinance to Amend the 2019-20 Budget for Woodward House Roof and Painting Exterior Project.

AN ORDINANCE AMENDING THE BUDGET OF THE CITY OF
AIKEN FOR THE FISCAL YEAR BEGINNING JULY 1, 2019, AND
ENDING JUNE 30, 2020.

1:15:09 (2) First Reading of an Ordinance to Amend the Budget for Fiscal Year 2019-20 and Approve an Interfund Loan for the Purchase of Roll Carts.

AN ORDINANCE AUTHORIZING THE CITY OF AIKEN TO AMEND
THE BUDGET FOR FISCAL YEAR 2019-20 AND TO AUTHORIZE
THE CITY TO LEND UP TO $726,830 TO PROVIDE FINANCING TO
FUND THE PURCHASE OF ROLL CARTS FOR GARBAGE AND
RECYCLE COLLECTION.

1:22:58 (3) First Reading of an Ordinance Authorizing the City of Aiken to Convey Real Estate to Prothro Rental Properties LLC.

AN ORDINANCE APPROVING THE SALE OF PROPERTY
BETWEEN PARK AVENUE AND RICHLAND AVENUE TO
PROTHRO RENTAL PROPERTIES, LLC.

1:31:00 (4) First Reading of an Ordinance Authorizing the City of Aiken to Convey Real Estate to Coinbow Associates, Inc.

AN ORDINANCE AUTHORIZING THE CITY OF AIKEN TO
CONVEY REAL PROPERTY TO COINBOW ASSOCIATES, LLC.

1:37:26 (5) Resolution Approving Acceptance of Deed of Dedication for Streets, Curbs and Gutters in Dupont Landing.

A RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING THE ACCEPTANCE OF A DEED
OF DEDICATION FOR STREETS, CURBS, AND GUTTERS IN
DUPONT LANDING FROM DUPONT LANDING, LLC.

1:38:52 (6) Resolution Approving Acceptance of Deed of Dedication for Streets and Utility Lines and Related Infrastructure in Fox Haven Section 3.

A RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING THE ACCEPTANCE OF A DEED
OF DEDICATION FOR STREETS AND UTILITIES IN FOX HAVEN
SECTION THREE FROM METRO HOMESITES, LLC.

V. PETITIONS AND REQUESTS:

(1) Appeal of Business License by Cornerstone Ready Mix Concrete, LLC (REMOVED FROM AGENDA)

1:40:17 VII. ADJOURNMENT
  • 17 participants
  • 1:41 hours
councilmen
councilmembers
prayer
ministers
church
amen
blessing
presiding
citizens
aiken
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23 Sep 2019

https://edoc.cityofaikensc.gov/WebLink/DocView.aspx?id=472117&dbid=0&repo=City-of-Aiken-LF

CALL TO ORDER 0:10

INVOCATION AND PLEDGE TO THE FLAG 0:26

GUIDELINES 1:15

ADDITIONS OR DELETIONS TO THE AGENDA 2:08

I. MINUTES: 2:45

(1) Consideration of the Minutes of the Work Session and Regular Meeting of
September 9, 2019.

II. OLD BUSINESS: Further Consideration of:

(1) Approval of Appointments and Discussion of Appointees to Various City
Boards, Commissions, and Committees. 3:05
(2) Second Reading and Public Hearing of an Ordinance to Annex Property at
504 Henry Street and Zone it RS-10 Residential Single-Family. 4:45

AN ORDINANCE TO ANNEX TO THE CORPORATE LIMITS OF
THE CITY OF AIKEN CERTAIN PROPERTY LOCATED AT 504
HENRY STREET AND TO ZONE THE SAME RESIDENTIAL
SINGLE-FAMILY (RS-10).

(3) Second Reading and Public Hearing of an Ordinance to Rezone Properties
at 127 and 129 Silver Bluff Road from Residential Single-Family RS-8 to
Limited Professional (LP). 6:05

AN ORDINANCE AMENDING THE ZONING OF REAL ESTATE
OWNED BY CEM REAL ESTATE, LLC FROM RESIDENTIAL
SINGLE-FAMILY (RS-8) TO LIMITED PROFESSIONAL (LP).

(4) Second Reading and Public Hearing of an Ordinance to Approve a
Quitclaim Deed to Aiken County for Old County Council Office Building
at 736 Richland Avenue W. 7:40

AN ORDINANCE APPROVING A QUITCLAIM DEED TO AIKEN
COUNTY.
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III. NEW BUSINESS: Consideration of:

(1) First Reading of an Ordinance to Annex 1746 Two Notch Road SE and
Zone it Residential Single-Family (RS-10). 10:43

AN ORDINANCE TO ANNEX PROPERTY LOCATED AT 1746 TWO
NOTCH ROAD SE AND TO ZONE THE SAME RESIDENTIAL
SINGLE-FAMILY (RS-10).

(2) First Reading of an Ordinance to Annex 416 Pine Avenue SE and Zone it
Residential Single-Family (RS-8). 11:52

AN ORDINANCE TO ANNEX PROPERTY LOCATED AT 416 PINE
AVENUE SE AND TO ZONE THE SAME RESIDENTIAL SINGLE-
FAMILY (RS-8).
(3) First Reading of an Ordinance Amending the Land Development
Regulations Regarding Performance Guarantees. 13:33

AN ORDINANCE AMENDING THE LAND DEVELOPMENT
REGULATIONS OF THE CITY OF AIKEN REGARDING
PERFORMANCE GUARANTEES.

(4) First Reading of an Ordinance to Amend City Code Regarding Special Tax
Assessment for Rehabilitated Historic Properties. 16:26

AN ORDINANCE AMENDNG THE AIKEN CITY CODE
REGARDING SPECIAL REAL PROPERTY TAX ASSESSMENTS FOR
REHABILITATED HISTORIC PROPERTIES.

(5) First Reading of Ordinance Approving Development Agreement for
Pressley Station on Beaufort Street. 26:23

AN ORDINANCE AUTHORIZING THE CITY OF AIKEN TO ENTER
INTO A DEVELOPMENT AGREEMENT WITH BLACK OAK
VENTURES, LLC FOR THE DEVELOPMENT OF PROPERTY
LOCATED ON BEAUFORT STREET NE (TPN 121-07-03-001).

(6) First Reading of Ordinance Approving Lease Agreement for Use of
Property at 1613 Two Notch Road By Aiken Community Theatre. 31:28

AN ORDINANCE APPROVING A LEASE OF 1613 TWO NOTCH
ROAD TO THE AIKEN COMMUNITY THEATER.



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(7) First Reading of an Ordinance to Sell Property to S.C. Highway
Department for Right of Way for Hitchcock Parkway Road Improvements. 33:25

AN ORDINANCE AUTHORIZING THE CITY OF AIKEN TO
CONVEY REAL PROPERTY TO THE SOUTH CAROLINA
DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION.

(8) First Reading of an Ordinance to Authorize an Interfund Loan for Capital
Projects Sales Tax IV Project. 37:18

AN ORDINANCE TO AUTHORIZE AN INTERFUND LOAN FOR
CAPITAL PROJECTS SALES TAX FUNDS PROJECTS.
IV. PETITIONS AND REQUESTS:

(1) Resolution Approving Acceptance of Deed of Dedication for Streets and
Stormwater Structures in Springstone Villas. 42:44

A RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING THE ACCEPTANCE OF A DEED
OF DEDICATION FOR ROADS AND DETENTION AREA IN
SPRINGSTONE FROM COUNTRY HOME BUILDERS OF AIKEN,
LLC.
V. INFORMATION

(a) Issues and Updates.


VI. ADJOURNMENT 45:32
  • 9 participants
  • 46 minutes
councilwoman
councilman
council
citizens
approving
greet
appointees
adjourn
speaker
aiken
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9 Sep 2019

Work Session starts at 58:00 in. Trimming of this video will take place after of City Council Meeting
  • 7 participants
  • 28 minutes
councilmembers
ordinances
council
legislature
residents
discussion
amending
adjourned
session
aiken
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29 Aug 2019

  • 9 participants
  • 1:00 hours
council
councilman
councilwoman
discussions
citizens
planning
proposals
approving
developers
participation
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12 Aug 2019

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  • 26 participants
  • 1:56 hours
councilmembers
councilmen
citizens
welcomes
respectfully
come
amen
attending
adjourn
aikens
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8 Jul 2019

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  • 7 participants
  • 36 minutes
councilman
council
councilwoman
citizens
commend
church
prayers
chairman
speak
adjourn
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24 Jun 2019

Aiken City Council Meeting streamed live from Council Chambers.
https://edoc.cityofaikensc.gov/WebLink/DocView.aspx?id=459899&dbid=0&repo=City-of-Aiken-LF
  • 11 participants
  • 30 minutes
council
councilwoman
elected
citizens
approving
quorum
speak
invitation
adjournment
pledge
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10 Jun 2019

  • 24 participants
  • 2:17 hours
councilmembers
councilmen
councilmember
councilman
council
bylaws
church
amen
courteous
adjournment
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13 May 2019

  • 12 participants
  • 1:26 hours
councilmember
council
approving
citizens
commend
invited
appointing
comments
blessings
minister
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22 Apr 2019

  • 17 participants
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councilmen
ministers
amen
courteous
commend
citizens
come
quorum
authority
speaker
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15 Apr 2019

  • 8 participants
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councilmen
councilman
council
chief
courteous
ceremony
aiken
adjourn
speak
concern
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11 Mar 2019

Live from City Council Chambers in Aiken, SC - City Council Meeting Agenda: https://edoc.cityofaikensc.gov/WebLink/DocView.aspx?id=446255&dbid=0&repo=City-of-Aiken-LF
  • 15 participants
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council
councilman
approving
citizens
adjourn
appointed
courteous
amen
come
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11 Feb 2019

Join us live for The City Council Meeting. Here is the agenda for February 11, 2019:
https://edoc.cityofaikensc.gov/WebLink/DocView.aspx?id=443404&dbid=0&repo=City-of-Aiken-LF
  • 10 participants
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troop
scout
leadership
thank
come
pledge
invocation
pray
councilman
draken
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28 Jan 2019

Aiken City Council will be meeting January 28, 2019, at 7:00PM. Join us in the Council Chambers (214 Park Ave. SW). Preview the agenda here: https://edoc.cityofaikensc.gov/WebLink/DocView.aspx?id=441407&dbid=0&repo=City-of-Aiken-LF
  • 12 participants
  • 60 minutes
councilmembers
council
councilman
councilwoman
councillor
mayor
citizens
approving
courteous
adjourn
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14 Jan 2019

  • 9 participants
  • 47 minutes
amen
blessing
thank
churches
citizens
come
leaders
councilman
chiefs
aiken
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26 Nov 2018

Join us live for Aiken City Council meeting in the Council Chambers at 7 P.M. Agenda: https://edoc.cityofaikensc.gov/WebLink/DocView.aspx?id=434996&dbid=0&repo=City-of-Aiken-LF
  • 20 participants
  • 1:44 hours
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councilman
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ordinances
invitation
courteous
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12 Nov 2018

Aiken City Council will be meeting Monday, Oct 22 at 7:00PM. Join us in the Council Chambers (214 Park Ave. SW). Preview the agenda here:
https://edoc.cityofaikensc.gov/WebLink/DocView.aspx?id=433650&dbid=0&repo=City-of-Aiken-LF&fbclid=IwAR0fPeTbqk0GuF6H1HPdt1-GuBylpGbTC4f0rRp1yzGDRP5jVGA-_64u2jw
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  • 38 minutes
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councilman
veterans
respectful
ceremony
approving
amen
speak
invocation
comings
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22 Oct 2018

Join live us in the City Council Chambers for the Oct 22 Aiken City Council Meeting at 7:30 P.M. Here is the agenda: https://edoc.cityofaikensc.gov/weblink/DocView.aspx?dbid=0&id=431560&page=1&fbclid=IwAR0zbTu1zKjCa_eLtExVsRJ_PTdoY4pSaMNaCwyLWBHmIzOqVBWmXeinqTI&cr=1
  • 22 participants
  • 1:18 hours
council
councilman
courteous
commend
citizens
amen
meet
speakers
pledge
lord
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15 Oct 2018

Join this meeting live today beginning at 4:30 PM. Preview the agenda here: https://edoc.cityofaikensc.gov/weblink/0/…/430822/Page1.aspx
  • 8 participants
  • 1:19 hours
planning
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mayor
commissioners
revisiting
schedule
2019
proposal
policy
action
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8 Oct 2018

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  • 25 participants
  • 1:24 hours
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councilmember
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council
decorum
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ordinances
opinions
legislative
speaker
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10 Sep 2018

Watch the Livestream of the Aiken City Council Meeting, September 10 at 7p.m. Here is the agenda: https://edoc.cityofaikensc.gov/weblink/0/doc/424879/Page1.aspx
  • 22 participants
  • 2:06 hours
councilmembers
councilmen
councilman
council
councilwoman
mayor
citizens
courteous
proclamation
amen
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13 Aug 2018

Watch the Livestream of the Aiken City Council Meeting, August 13 at 7p.m. Here is the agenda: https://edoc.cityofaikensc.gov/weblink/0/doc/421192/Page1.aspx
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  • 1:32 hours
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respectful
kindly
chief
sikh
community
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speakers
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9 Jul 2018

Join us live for the Aiken City Council Meeting. Here is the agenda for the meeting: https://edoc.cityofaikensc.gov/weblink/0/doc/416372/Page1.aspx
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  • 1:27 hours
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councilmen
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council
mayor
citizens
approving
adjourn
requesting
pray
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25 Jun 2018

Join us live for the Aiken City Council Meeting. Here is the agenda for the meeting: https://edoc.cityofaikensc.gov/weblink/0/doc/412217/Page1.aspx
  • 17 participants
  • 50 minutes
council
citizens
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councilwoman
commend
courteous
notice
ceremony
speakers
adjourn
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11 Jun 2018

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  • 18 participants
  • 1:29 hours
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council
citizens
prayers
leaders
adjourn
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pope
mourn
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29 May 2018

Watch the livestream of the Aiken City Council Meeting, May 29, at 5:30p.m.
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  • 6 minutes
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ordinance
approved
moving
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tax
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14 May 2018

Join us live for the Aiken City Council meeting Tonight, May 14th at 7PM. Preview the agenda here https://edoc.cityofaikensc.gov/weblink/0/doc/406796/Page1.aspx
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council
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citizens
courteous
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administration
come
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23 Apr 2018

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councilman
council
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citizens
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come
comments
aitken
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9 Apr 2018

Join us live for the Aiken City Council meeting Tonight, APRIL 9TH at 7PM. Preview the agenda here: https://edoc.cityofaikensc.gov/weblink/0/doc/400691/Page1.aspx
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26 Mar 2018

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12 Mar 2018

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  • 37 minutes
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council
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citizens
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prayer
aiken
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12 Feb 2018

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22 Jan 2018

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8 Jan 2018

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citizens
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11 Dec 2017

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  • 24 minutes
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amen
approval
come
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decorum
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27 Nov 2017

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  • 1:51 hours
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council
citizens
elect
appointees
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adjourn
aiken
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13 Nov 2017

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30 Oct 2017

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  • 25 participants
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19 Oct 2017

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municipal
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aiken
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9 Oct 2017

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  • 1:22 hours
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citizens
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aiken
courteous
minister
invite
adjourn
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25 Sep 2017

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good
convinced
say
minds
visit
later
rodríguez
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8 May 2017

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  • 22 participants
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24 Apr 2017

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  • 28 participants
  • 2:09 hours
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12 Dec 2016

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  • 13 participants
  • 42 minutes
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14 Nov 2016

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  • 44 minutes
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troop
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meet
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comments
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requesting
421
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16 Aug 2016

Watch the Aiken City Council Special Meeting from Tuesday, August 16, 2016, at 6:30 p.m.

Click here to view the agenda: http://bit.ly/2bc7dtk
  • 7 participants
  • 13 minutes
councilman
council
consideration
ordinance
speaker
comments
citizens
conversation
committee
adjourn
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20 Jun 2016

Watch the Special Aiken City Council Meeting from Monday, July 20, 2016, at 6 p.m.

Click here to view the agenda: http://bit.ly/28IE5rJ
  • 18 participants
  • 1:32 hours
council
councilman
citizens
councilwoman
ordinance
elected
respectful
legislatively
adjourn
aiken
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6 Jun 2016

Watch the Aiken City Council Special Meeting on June 6, 2016, at 5:00 p.m.

Click here to view the agenda: http://bit.ly/1TSfBuM
  • 5 participants
  • 17 minutes
council
councilwoman
citizens
councilman
mayor
courteous
prayer
come
adjourn
aiken
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31 May 2016

Watch the Aiken City Council Special Meeting from Tuesday, May 31, 2016, at 6:00 p.m.

Click here to view the agenda: http://bit.ly/1XN8OY5
  • 12 participants
  • 33 minutes
prayer
councilman
thank
citizens
courteous
scouts
memorial
regard
pledge
approving
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23 Feb 2015

Watch the Aiken City Council Meeting from Feb. 23, 2015, at 7:00pm.

Click here to view the agenda: https://www.cityofaikensc.gov/weblink8/0/doc/191492/Page1.aspx
  • 14 participants
  • 2:02 hours
councilmember
council
speakers
speak
citizens
ordinances
legislators
adjourn
comments
proclamations
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