WORK SESSION AGENDA
 
CITY COUNCIL WORK SESSION
TUESDAY

MAY 9, 2023
  COUNCIL CHAMBERS
211 WEST ASPEN AVENUE

3:00 P.M.

All City Council Meetings are live streamed on the city's website (https://www.flagstaff.az.gov/1461/Streaming-City-Council-Meetings)

***PUBLIC COMMENT***


Verbal public comments may be given through a virtual public comment platform or in-person

If you want to provide a verbal comment during the Council Meeting, use the link below to join the virtual public comment room.

VIRTUAL PUBLIC COMMENT WAITING ROOM
 

Written comments may be submitted to publiccomment@flagstaffaz.gov. All comments submitted via email will be considered written comments and will be documented into the record as such.

 
             
1.
Call to Order

NOTICE OF OPTION TO RECESS INTO EXECUTIVE SESSION
 
Pursuant to A.R.S. §38-431.02, notice is hereby given to the members of the City Council and to the general public that, at this work session, the City Council may vote to go into executive session, which will not be open to the public, for legal advice and discussion with the City’s attorneys for legal advice on any item listed on the following agenda, pursuant to A.R.S. §38-431.03(A)(3).
 
2. ROLL CALL
 
NOTE: One or more Councilmembers may be in attendance through other technological means.
 
MAYOR DAGGETT
VICE MAYOR ASLAN
COUNCILMEMBER HARRIS
COUNCILMEMBER HOUSE
 

COUNCILMEMBER MATTHEWS
COUNCILMEMBER MCCARTHY
COUNCILMEMBER SWEET
 
 
3. Pledge of Allegiance, Mission Statement, and Land Acknowledgement
 
MISSION STATEMENT
 
The mission of the City of Flagstaff is to protect and enhance the quality of life for all.

LAND ACKNOWLEDGEMENT
 
The Flagstaff City Council humbly acknowledges the ancestral homelands of this area’s Indigenous nations and original stewards. These lands, still inhabited by Native descendants, border mountains sacred to Indigenous peoples. We honor them, their legacies, their traditions, and their continued contributions. We celebrate their past, present, and future generations who will forever know this place as home.
 
4. Public Participation

Public Participation enables the public to address the council about items that are not on the prepared agenda. Public Participation appears on the agenda twice, at the beginning and at the end of the work session. You may speak at one or the other, but not both. Anyone wishing to comment at the meeting is asked to fill out a speaker card and submit it to the recording clerk. When the item comes up on the agenda, your name will be called. You may address the Council up to three times throughout the meeting, including comments made during Public Participation. Please limit your remarks to three minutes per item to allow everyone to have an opportunity to speak. At the discretion of the Chair, ten or more persons present at the meeting and wishing to speak may appoint a representative who may have no more than fifteen minutes to speak.
 
5. Review of Draft Agenda for the May 16, 2023 City Council Meeting

Citizens wishing to speak on agenda items not specifically called out by the City Council may submit a speaker card for their items of interest to the recording clerk.
 
6. Proclamation: Provider Appreciation Day
 
7. Proclamation: Mental Health Awareness Week
 
8. Proclamation: National Economic Development Week
 
9. Proclamation: National Travel and Tourism Week
 
10.   National Travel and Tourism Week Update
 
 
Provide an update about Discover Flagstaff and National Travel and Tourism Week.  
 
11.   Economic Development Week 2023
 
 
Awareness of Economic Development Week 2023, related activities and opportunities to participate in engaging the community on the topic of economic development and related local efforts.
 
12.   Mountain Line Update to City Council
 
 
Discussion Only
 
13.   Short-term Rentals License Update
 
 
Staff is seeking direction from Council on the draft short-term rental license ordinance.
 
             
14.   2023 Charter Amendment Discussion
 
 
Council direction on amendments to advance to voters
 
15. Public Participation
 
16. Informational Items To/From Mayor, Council, and City Manager; future agenda item requests
 
17. Adjournment
 
 
CERTIFICATE OF POSTING OF NOTICE

The undersigned hereby certifies that a copy of the foregoing notice was duly posted at Flagstaff City Hall on                      , at                a.m./p.m. in accordance with the statement filed by the City Council with the City Clerk.

Dated this               day of                                       , 2023.



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Stacy Saltzburg, MMC, City Clerk