Council Chambers July 30, 2019
Second Floor of City Services Center 9:00 aM
3111 Citizens Way, Columbus, GA 31906 Consent Agenda/ Work Session


CALL TO ORDER: Mayor B.H. "Skip" Henderson, III, Presiding

INVOCATION: Offered by Pastor Patt Gilbert- Fairview Baptist Church.

PLEDGE OF ALLEGIANCE: Led by the Columbus Parks & Recreation Summer Camp Kids.


1. Approval of minutes for the July 23. 2019 Council Meeting.



1. 2nd Reading - An ordinance amending Chapter 3 of the Columbus Code to provide for the alcoholic beverage licensing of Bottle Shops; to update certain definitions; and for other purposes. (Councilor Garrett)

2. 2nd Reading - An ordinance providing a moratorium not to exceed 180 days on the use of Shared Electronic Scooters within the confines of Columbus, Georgia except for test programs authorized by this Council and that said moratorium shall expire no later than midnight on January 27, 2020; and for other purposes. (Councilor Crabb)


I. Levy Road Closure Update - Donna Newman, Engineering Director

II. 13th Street Update - Donna Newman, Engineering Director

III. Government Center Planning Update – Pam Hodge, Deputy City Manager

IV. Government Center Options Update – Pam Hodge, Deputy City Manager

V. Sales Tax Funding Options - Pam Hodge, Deputy City Manager

VI. Health and Wellness Center Update - Wendy White, Director of Client and Clinical Services - CareATC

VII. Muscogee County Jail Maintenance Update - Pat Biegler, Public Works Director

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