REGULAR MEETING OF THE MIDLAND CITY COUNCIL

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

 

March 24, 2003                                                                                                    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 March 10 regular City Council meeting.  MARSHALL

 

PROCLAMATIONS, AWARDS, RECOGNITIONS, PRESENTATIONS:

            2.            Proclamation of Recognition on the occasion of the 25th Anniversary of the Matrix:Midland Festival.  TISDALE

 

            3.            Recognition of Police Officer Sally Schmidt as 2002 Police Officer of the Year.  ST. LOUIS

 

            4.            Presentation regarding the Midland Police Department’s 2002 MACP Award for Excellence in Traffic Safety.  ST. LOUIS

 

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

 

 


RESOLUTIONS:

            5.            Receiving and filing the Five Year Comprehensive Sewer Report.  BUSH

 

*          6.            Giving non-profit status to the Midland Soccer Club for the purpose of obtaining a charitable gaming license.  DUSO

 

            7.            Giving conceptual approval to the request from the Chippewa Nature Center for a paved trail from the Tridge to the Nature Center.  MCGUIRE

 

*          8.            Receiving and filing the 2002 Annual Report for the Saginaw-Midland Municipal Water Supply Corporation.  BUSH

 

            9.            Considering purchases and contracts:

*                      a.            Payment to Miller, Canfield, Paddock & Stone for contracted legal services to the City’s intervention in the lawsuit against the MDEQ.  BRANSON

*                      b.            Interlocal Agreement between the City of Midland and the Bay Area Narcotics Enforcement Team.  ST. LOUIS

*                      c.            Wall Covering and Trim Painting – Washington Woods.  LYNCH

*                      d.            North American Communications, Inc. Telephone System – Washington Woods.  LYNCH

*                      e.            North American Communications, Inc. Telephone System – DPS.  MCGUIRE

*                      f.            Northwest Commercial Area Traffic Study.  MCMANUS

*                      g.            2002 Surface Treatment Program; Contract No. 4.  MCMANUS

 

*        10.            Setting a public hearing on the 2003 Countryside & Green Sanitary Sewer Improvement Special Assessment District Hearing of Necessity (4/14).  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