AGENDA
REGULAR CITY COUNCIL MEETING
MONDAY, MARCH 2, 2020
COUNCIL CHAMBERS - 8 p.m.
I.

Call meeting to order

II.

Pledge of allegiance

III.

Quorum

IV.

Agenda Additions/Deletions/Amendments

V.

Citizen Participation

VI.

Presentations


A.

Proclamation to Olufemi Moses

For Winning First Place on the "Who We Are" Art Competition
B.

Proclamation to Samuel Ogle Middle School Boys Basketball and Baseball Teams

On Winning Their League's Championships
VII.

CITY BOARDS AND COMMITTEES

A.

Appointments/Re-appointments/Swearing-in

VIII.

Council Announcements

IX.

City Manager's Report

X.

Consent Agenda

A.

Approval of December 10 Special Meeting Minutes

B.

Approval of Resolution R-17-20

Waiving the Competitive Bidding Requirements of Section 61 “Purchasing and Contracting” of the Charter of the City of Bowie Authorizing the City Manager  to Enter Into a Three-Year Enterprise Agreement With Microsoft Through SHI
C.

Approval of Resolution R-20-20

Waive Bidding to Allow Issuance of Contract to Washington Gas as a Sole Source Supplier
D.

Approval of Resolution R-21-20

In Support of the Paris Agreement
XI.

Old Business

A.

South Lake Detailed Site Plan (#DSP-19023)

The applicant, South Lake Partners, LLC, is seeking the City’s recommendation of approval of a Detailed Site Plan proposing 1,035 dwelling units (344 detached single-family dwellings, 563 townhouse units and 128 condominium dwelling units), and a 5,272 sq. ft. clubhouse, with pool, and other recreational facilities for the development on 283 acres.  The property is zoned E-I-A (Employment and Institutional Area), and is located in the southwestern quadrant of the U.S. Route 301/MD Route 214 (Central Avenue) interchange – Public Hearing/Eligible For Action
B.

South Lake Detailed Site Plan (#DSP-19024)

The applicant, South Lake Partners, LLC, is seeking the City’s recommendation of approval of a Detailed Site Plan for Umbrella Architecture for 563 townhouse units and 344 single family units.  The property is zoned E-I-A (Employment and Institutional Area), and is located in the southwestern quadrant of the U.S. Route 301/MD Route 214 (Central Avenue) interchange – Public Hearing/Eligible For Action
XII.

New Business

A.

Update on the Corona Virus

Staff will update Council on the City plan for the Corona Virus
B.

Countywide Sectional Map Amendment (CMA)

City Planning staff will review the proposed Countywide Sectional Map Amendment as it pertains to the Bowie area.  The Joint Public Hearing of the County Planning Board/District Council is scheduled for March 23rd.  More information and a comparison map is available on the County’s project website:  http://zoningpgc.pgplanning.com
C.

Recognition of former Mayor G. Frederick Robinson

Councilmember Gardner will present
XIII.

Adjournment and Move to Close Session

Statutory Authority to Close Session, State Government Article, §3-305(b)(7): To consult with counsel to obtain legal advice.



Note:  The Ethics Commission has advised that under certain circumstances, members of the public may qualify as lobbyists when they testify before the City Council. If so, the Bowie Ethics Ordinance requires that certain information be filed with the Ethics Commission. Please review the information about lobbying that is provided with the City Clerk. If you have any questions about lobbying, please contact the Ethics Commission or the Assistant City Manager.


This meeting will be televised live on Verizon Channel 10 and Comcast Channel 71 and 996, repeated on 3/4/20 and 3/7/20 at 7 p.m., and web-streamed live
For a closed-captioned version of the meeting video, please go tohttps://www.youtube.com/user/cityofbowiemd/playlists and select the 2020 Council Meetings list. Once the meeting video opens, be sure to click on “CC” button to turn on closed captioning.

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