REGULAR MEETING OF THE MIDLAND CITY COUNCIL

City Hall, 333 W. Ellsworth Street, Midland, Michigan

 

May 8, 2000                                                                                                                7:00 p.m.

 

AGENDA

CALL TO ORDER - R. Drummond Black, Mayor

 

PLEDGE OF ALLEGIANCE TO THE FLAG

 

ROLL CALL -             R. Drummond Black

                                    John S. Coppage

                                    Hollis H. McKeag

                                    Marty A. Wazbinski

 

CONSIDERATION OF ADOPTING CONSENT AGENDA ITEMS:

            All resolutions marked with an asterisk are considered to be routine and will be enacted by one motion.  There will be no separate consideration of these items unless a Council member or citizen so requests during the discussion stage of the “Motion to adopt the Consent Agenda as indicated”.  If there is even a single request the item will be removed from the consent agenda without further motion and considered in its listed sequence in regular fashion.

 

APPROVAL OF MINUTES:

*          1.            Approve minutes of April 24 special and regular and April 26 special City Council meetings.  KOVACEVICH

 

PUBLIC HEARINGS:

            2.            City Manager’s Proposed 2000-01 Budget:  (Also see material sent in April 10 agenda packet.)  FISHER

a.                   Truth in Taxation Act Requirements

                        b.            Public Hearing

 

            3.            2000-01 Proposed Community Development Block Grant Budget.  (Also see material sent in April 24 agenda packet.)  SCHROEDER

 

            4.            Establishment of an Industrial Development District for W & W Tool & Die, Inc.  (Also see material sent in April 24 agenda packet.)  ELBERS

 

            5.            Expansion of the McKay Industrial Development District No. 1.  (Also see material sent in April 24 agenda packet.)  ELBERS

 


PUBLIC COMMENTS, IF ANY, BEFORE CITY COUNCIL.  (Please sign up before meeting with City Clerk)

 

ORDINANCE AMENDMENTS:

            6.            Introduction and first reading of an ordinance establishing the property known as “Theis Park” as a City Park.  BRANSON

 

RESOLUTIONS:     

*          7.            Approving the purchase agreement for the sale of a C.H.O.I.C.E. house at 304 Bradley Road.  SCHROEDER

 

            8.            Approving Site Plan No. 190 – Gatehouse Manor, a site condominium of six residential building sites on 1.44 acres on the south side of East Wackerly Street east of Jefferson Avenue.  SCHROEDER

 

*          9.            Designating Trailridge Drive from Heritage Court to the east line of Foxfire Subdivision No. 1 as a public street in the City of Midland local street system.  SCHROEDER

 

*        10.            Accepting a financial grant from Target Stores for the purchase of a digital camera for the Midland Police Department Patrol Unit.  ST. LOUIS

 

*        11.            Authorizing execution of an application for a corporate MasterCard in the name of the City of Midland to be used for purchases where payment by check is impractical.  FISHER

 

          12.            Considering purchases and contracts:

*                      a.            2000 US-10 BR/M-20 Joint Repairs; Contract No. 18.  MCMANUS

*                      b.            Liquid Calcium Chloride – DPS.  MCGUIRE

*                      c.            Sand – DPS.  MCUIRE

*                      d.            Concrete – DPS.  MCGUIRE

*                      e.            Bituminous Materials – DPS.  MCGUIRE

*                      f.            Calcium Oxide – Water Treatment Plant.  BUSH

*                      g.            Road Gravel, Crushed Limestone & Recycled Concrete Pavement - DPS.  MCGUIRE

 

*         13.            Setting a public hearing to show cause concerning the abatement of the dangerous building located at 309 E. Grove Street (5/15).  HARGARTEN

 

NEW BUSINESS:

 

TO CONTACT THE CITY WITH QUESTIONS OR FOR ADDITIONAL INFORMATION:

Citizen Comment Line:             837-3400

City of Midland website address:            www.midland-mi.org

City of Midland email address:            cityhall@midland-mi.org

Government Information Center:            located near the reference desk at the Grace A. Dow Memorial Library