REGULAR MEETING OF THE MIDLAND CITY COUNCIL

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

 

November 22, 2010                                                                                                    7:00 p.m.

 

AGENDA

CALL TO ORDER – Maureen Donker, Mayor

 

PLEDGE OF ALLEGIANCE TO THE FLAG

 

ROLL CALL -           Thomas W. Adams

                                    J. Dee Brooks

                                    Maureen Donker

                                    Bruce A. Johnson

                                    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.

 

Information on each agenda item is available by clicking on the number of the item.

 

APPROVAL OF MINUTES:

*          1.         Approve minutes of November 8 regular City Council meeting.  TISDALE

 

PROCLAMATIONS, AWARDS, RECOGNITIONS, PRESENTATIONS:

            2.         Recognition of Midland County Central Dispatch Authority Director, Lisa Hall, as the recipient of the APCO 2010 Communications Director of the Year Award.  DUSO

 

PUBLIC HEARINGS:

            3.         Amendment to the Renewable Energy Services Fund budget to increase revenues from Landfill Enterprise Fund loan proceeds and to increase appropriations to complete the construction of the landfill Gas-to-Energy system (Also see material sent in November 8 agenda packet).  BUSH

 

PUBLIC COMMENTS, IF ANY, BEFORE CITY COUNCIL.  (Please sign up with City Clerk before meeting).  This is an opportunity for people to address the City Council on issues that are relevant to Council business but are not on the agenda.

 

 

 


ORDINANCE AMENDMENTS:

            4.         Second reading and adoption of an ordinance that provides for the keeping of miniature pigs as pets in the City of Midland by adding Article III to Chapter 3 of the Code of Ordinances and an amendment to Section 34-5 of the Code of Ordinances to add violations of Article III of Chapter 3 as municipal civil infractions.  LYNCH

 

RESOLUTIONS:

            5.         Receiving and filing a report on the Payment in Lieu of Taxes (PILOT) policy.  BAKER

                                    Additional Communications Received

 

            6.         Receiving and filing the 2011-12 Budget Preparation Schedule.  KEENAN

 

*          7.         Making Traffic Control Order P-10-14 permanent – that there shall be no parking on the east side of Siebert Street from Dilloway Drive to Kingsbury Court during school hours and the same location designated as student drop off and pick up only.  MCMANUS

 

*          8.         Reappointing David Dunn and Scott Walker to the Brownfield Redevelopment Financing Authority.  DUSO

 

            9.         Considering purchases and contracts:

*                      a.         Change Order to Gerace Construction for Tridge Railing and Beam Repairs.  MCMANUS

*                      b.         Barstow Airport Commercial Lease with PM3 Holdings.  MCMANUS

*                      c.         Winter Blend Diesel Fuel Purchase of November 4 (4/5 vote required).  MURPHY

*                      d.         E10 Ethanol Blend Unleaded Fuel Purchase of November 4 (4/5 vote required).  MURPHY

 

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