REGULAR MEETING OF THE MIDLAND CITY COUNCIL

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

 

May 6, 2002                                                                                                                7:00 p.m.

 

AGENDA

CALL TO ORDER - R. Drummond Black, Mayor

 

PLEDGE OF ALLEGIANCE TO THE FLAG

 

ROLL CALL -             R. Drummond Black

                                    Mary C. Currie

                                    Daryl L. Griggs

                                    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 22 regular and April 29 special City Council meetings.  KOVACEVICH

 

PUBLIC HEARINGS:

            2.         2002 Sidewalk Improvement Program Hearing of Necessity.  (Also see material sent in April 8 agenda packet.)  MCMANUS

 

            3.         City Manager’s Proposed 2002-03 Budget.  (Also see material sent in April 22 agenda packet.)  FISHER

 

PROCLAMATIONS, AWARDS, RECOGNITIONS, PRESENTATIONS:

            4.         Midland Blooms Day – May 18.  TISDALE

 

            5.         Presentation to the City Council by the Local Resource Conservation & Development Committee.  TISDALE

 


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

 

RESOLUTIONS:

            6.         Update Report for Sewer Bond Issue Unexpended Bond Proceeds:  MCMANUS

                        a.         Accepting sewer bond issue report and allocates funding for sewer improvements on Swede Avenue and an advance refund on the 2001 Sanitary Sewer Improvement Program bond issue.

                        b.         Authorizing a purchase order to Insituform Technologies, Inc. for lining of the existing sanitary sewer on Swede Avenue from Eastlawn Drive to Sugnet Road.

 

            7.         Submitting comments concerning the Draft Dioxin Study by the Michigan Department of Community Health.  BLACK

 

            8.         Setting public hearings:

*                      a.         Request to vacate a public walkway between 2218 & 2302 Virginia Street and 2217 & 2221 Carolina Street (6/10).  LYNCH

*                      b.         Zoning Petition No. 490 to rezone property at 2101/2107 Bay City Road from Business C to Industrial A (6/10).  LYNCH

*                      c.         2002 Lee Street Sanitary Sewer Improvement Project (5/20).  MCMANUS

*                      d.         2002 Lee Street Water Main Improvement Project (5/20).  MCMANUS

*                      e.         2002 Lee Street Improvement Project (5/20).  MCMANUS

 

9.                  Adjourning to a closed session to discuss pending tax appeal litigation.  BRANSON

 

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