REGULAR MEETING OF THE MIDLAND CITY COUNCIL

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

 

June 10, 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 May 20 regular and May 29 special City Council meetings.  KOVACEVICH

 

PUBLIC HEARINGS:

            2.            2002 Lee Sanitary Sewer Improvement Special Assessment District Special Assessment Roll.  (Also see material sent in May 20 agenda packet.)  ELBERS

 

            3.            2002 Lee Water Main Improvement Special Assessment District Special Assessment Roll.  (Also see material sent in May 20 agenda packet.)  ELBERS

 

            4.            2002 Lee Street Improvement Special Assessment District Special Assessment Roll.  (Also see material sent in May 20 agenda packet.)  ELBERS

 

            5.            Zoning Petition No. 491 to rezone property at the southeast corner of Natalie Street and Natalie Court from Business B-2 to Residential A-4.  (Also see material sent in May 20 agenda packet.)  LYNCH


            6.            Zoning Petition No. 490 to rezone property at 2101/2107 Bay City Road from Business C to Industrial A.  (Also see material sent in May 6 agenda packet.)  LYNCH

 

            7.            Request to vacate a public walkway between 2218 & 2302 Virginia Street and 2217 & 2221 Carolina Street.  (Also see material sent in May 6 agenda packet.)  LYNCH

 

            8.            Proposed sidewalks on Hemlock Street being a part of the Community Development Block Grant budget for Fiscal Year 2001-02.  (Also see material sent in May 20 agenda packet.)  LYNCH

 

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

 

ORDINANCE AMENDMENTS:

            9.            Second reading and adoption of an amendment to the Subdivision Control Ordinance, Section 23-90 Property Division, to be called Section 23-90 Land Division.  LYNCH

 

          10.            First reading of an amendment to Section 28-163, Division 3 – Rates, of the City of Midland Sewer Ordinance.  BUSH

 

RESOLUTIONS:

          11.            Giving approval to place a “Peace Pole” in Chippewassee Park.  MCGUIRE

      

          12.            Establishing MCTV’s Revised Rules and Procedures under Section 15-133 of the City of Midland’s Code of Ordinances.  BEACOM

 

          13.            Accepting a report from the Cable Access Advisory Commission on the issue of Ordinance Compliance for MCTV.  BEACOM

 

          14.            Approving Site Plan No. 213 for a 24,502 square foot historical museum to be built on 3.6 acres on property at West Main Street, south of Cook Road.  LYNCH

 

          15.            Authorizing July 2002 tax levies:  ELBERS

*                      a.            Midland Public Schools for a summer property tax levy

*                      b.            Midland County Educational Service Agency for a summer property tax levy

*                      c.            Bay City Public Schools for a summer property tax levy

*                      d.            Bay-Arenac Intermediate Schools for a summer property tax levy

*                      e.            Delta College for a summer property tax levy

 

          16.            Considering purchases and contracts:

*                      a.            Employee Assistance Program contract.  ISRAEL

*                      b.            Payment to Meadowbrook Court Reporting for court reporting services in  connection with the Midland Cogeneration Venture property tax appeal trial.  BRANSON

*                      c.            Library reference desk and companion shelving.  BARNARD

*                      d.            MDOT Contract No. 02-5090 for resurfacing of the Ashman Street bridge over US-10 and the resurfacing, widening and construction of a bicycle path on the west side of the Jefferson Avenue bridge over US-10.  MCMANUS

*                      e.            2002 Jefferson Avenue Reconstruction; Contract No. 12.  MCMANUS

*                      f.            2002 Perrine & Moorland Reconstruction:  MCMANUS

                                    1.            Contract No. 19.

                                    2.            Construction Inspection Services.

*                      g.            2002 Mark Putnam Bridge Rehabilitation; Contract No. 20.  MCMANUS

*                      h.            Calcium Oxide – Water Treatment Plant.  BUSH

*                      i.            Concrete Crushing – Landfill.  BUSH

 

*        17.            Appointing Stephen E. Durance as the Acting City Attorney in the absence of James O. Branson III, City Attorney.  BRANSON

 

*        18.            Setting a public hearing on Zoning Petition No. 492 to rezone property at 801 and 807 Ashman Street from Industrial A to Business C (7/15).  LYNCH

 

          19.            Adjourning to a closed session to discuss strategy in connection with negotiations of collective bargaining agreements.  BRANSON

 

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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