-Council approved the first reading of an ordinance amending the Code Of Ordinances of the City Of Knoxville, by adding a new section pertaining to bicycles . Second and third readings of the ordinance were waived as well.
-Council approved the repeal of an ordinance (TItle 5, Chapter 3) which required licensing for anyone riding a bicycle in the community. Second and third readings of the ordinance were waived as well.
-Council approved the purchase of Cartegraph Software update for the Public Works Department in the amount of $8,200 (one-time fee) and a $4,500 annual fee (first year free). The fees also cover the training fee. The new software will help with the scheduling for maintenance, generate needed maps and will be used during inspections. The current software will need to be integrated into the new software.
-Council approved the setting of a public hearing for October 21, 2013 at 6:15 p.m., to approve a Plat Of Survey Of 3 Parcels Of Land Located In Lot 15 Of Elm Park Addition, City Of Knoxville (Park View Drive).