REGULAR MEETING OF THE MIDLAND CITY COUNCIL

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

 

July 15, 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 June 3 special, June 17 special, and June 24 special and regular City Council meetings.  MARSHALL

 

PUBLIC HEARINGS:

            2.            Zoning Petition No. 492 to rezone property at 801 and 807 Ashman Street from Industrial A to Business C.  (Also see material sent in June 10 agenda packet.)  LYNCH

 

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

 

RESOLUTIONS:

            3.            Approving Site Plan No. 214 for 22 units of affordable housing in four buildings that will be constructed in two phases on Chippewassee Court.  LYNCH

 

            4.            Adopting a policy requiring agreements for placement of vendor carts in downtown Midland and granting authority to the City Manager to enter into such agreements.  LYNCH

 


            5.            Accepting report to the City Council on the applications received for the new Class C liquor license.  DUSO

 

            6.            Approving the Water Service Agreement with Homer and Midland Townships and an Amendment to the Water Service Agreement with Midland Township.  DUSO

 

*          7.            Designating delegates to the Michigan Municipal League annual business meeting.  TOMION

 

            8.            Considering purchases and contracts:

*                      a.            Golf Course pump station rebuild project.  MCGUIRE

*                      b.            St. Charles Softball Complex Drainage Change Order.  MCGUIRE

*                      c.            Payment to Max Derbes & Assoc. and Baker & O’Brien for contracted appraisal services relating to the Dow Corning Corporation and The Dow Chemical Company’s appeal to the Michigan Tax Tribunal.  BRANSON

*                      d.            Payment to Braun, Kendrick, Finkbeiner, P.L.C., Westrate and Holmstrom, P.C. and Spiegel & McDiarmid for contracted legal services relating to the City’s defense in the Midland Cogeneration Venture’s appeal to the Michigan Tax Tribunal.  BRANSON

*                      e.            2002 Saginaw Road Reconstruction; Contract No. 3.  MCMANUS

*                      f.            Water Meters.  BUSH

 

            9.            Setting Public Hearings:

*                      a.            2002 Jefferson Sanitary Sewer Improvement Special Assessment District Hearing of Necessity (8/12).  MCMANUS

*                      b.            2002 Jefferson Water Main Improvement Special Assessment District Hearing of Necessity (8/12).  MCMANUS

*                      c.            2002 Perrine Sanitary Sewer Improvement Special Assessment District Hearing of Necessity (8/12).  MCMANUS

*                      d.            2002 Perrine Water Main Improvement Special Assessment District Hearing of Necessity (8/12).  MCMANUS

*                      e.            2002 Stark Water Main Improvement Special Assessment District Hearing of Necessity (8/12).  MCMANUS

*                      f.            2002 Wackerly Water Main Special Assessment District Hearing of Necessity (8/12).  MCMANUS

 

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