REGULAR MEETING OF THE MIDLAND CITY COUNCIL

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

 

January 26, 2004                                                                                                          7:00 p.m.

 

AGENDA

CALL TO ORDER - R. Drummond Black, Mayor

 

PLEDGE OF ALLEGIANCE TO THE FLAG

 

ROLL CALL -             R. Drummond Black

                                    Bruce A. Johnson

                                    Hollis H. McKeag

                                    James S. Myers

                                    Joseph M. Rokosz

 

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 January 12 special and regular, January 17 special, and January 19 special City Council meetings.  TISDALE

 

PROCLAMATIONS, AWARDS, RECOGNITIONS, PRESENTATIONS:

            2.         Alden B. Dow Day – April 10, 2004.  RICHART

 

PUBLIC HEARINGS:

            3.         Request to transfer Industrial Facilities Exemption Certificate #96-331 from Ingersoll CM Systems, Inc. to ICM Systems, LLC (Also see material sent in January 12 agenda packet.)  COLOMBO

 

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

 

 

 


RESOLUTIONS:

            4.         Approving Site Plan No. 234, the Courts of Joseph’s Run, for construction of 18 site condominiums north of Joseph Drive, east of Jefferson Avenue.  LYNCH

 

*          5.         Appointing Ann Heard as the MPS Representative to the Library Board.  BARNARD

 

*          6.         Re-appointing Jack Duso to the Midland County Central Dispatch Authority Administrative Policy Board.  TOMION

 

*          7.         Accepting Lee Pelton’s resignation from the Zoning Board of Appeals.  DUSO

 

            8.         Receiving and filing the Comprehensive Annual Financial Report for the fiscal year ended June 30, 2003.  FISHER

 

*          9.         Authorizing payment to Francis E. Moss for appraisal services in connection with The Dow Chemical Company tax appeal.  BRANSON

 

*        10.         Setting a public hearing on Zoning Petition No. 504 by rezoning property east of Midfield Lane, south of Joseph Drive and north of Diamond Drive from Limited Commercial, Manufacturing and Research and Industrial B to Community (2/23).  LYNCH

 

          11.         City Council’s report on the job performance review and resolution adjusting the annual compensation for:  BLACK

                        a.         City Manager

                        b.         City Attorney

 

          12.         Adjourning to a closed session to discuss pending litigation, specifically Midland Cogeneration Venture vs. City of Midland.  BLACK

 

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