REGULAR MEETING OF THE MIDLAND CITY COUNCIL

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

 

February 20, 2012                                                                                                       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

                                    Diane Brown

                                    Maureen Donker

                                    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 the February 13 regular City Council meeting.  TISDALE

 

PROCLAMATIONS, AWARDS, RECOGNITIONS, PRESENTATIONS:

 

PUBLIC HEARINGS:

2.                  Zoning Petition No. 577 - to amend the City of Midland zoning map by rezoning the property located at 4515, 4517, and 4521 Dublin Avenue and 5501 North Saginaw Road from Industrial A to Residential A-1 zoning and property at 4411, 4415, and 4505 Dublin Avenue from Limited Commercial, Manufacturing and Research to Residential A-1 zoning (Also see material sent in January 30 agenda packet).  WINLAND

3.                  Adopt revisions to the City of Midland Zoning Ordinance No. 1585, adopted November 8, 2004 (Also see material sent in the January 30 agenda packet). WINLAND

 

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:

 

RESOLUTIONS:

4.                  Giving Tentative and Final Approval to the preliminary plat of Hawk's Nest, a residential subdivision of 62 lots on 30.4 acres west of Dublin Avenue and south of North Saginaw Road.  WINLAND

5.                  *  Receiving and filing the 2012 Annual Sidewalk Report.  MCMANUS

6.                  Receiving and filing the deficit elimination plan for the Civic Arena.  KEENAN

7.                  Approving Site Plans:  WINLAND

a.                   No. 309 - Autumn Brooke Town Homes - for 68 town house units located at 405 Joseph Drive on 9.82 acres.

b.                  *  No. 311 - Gerace Construction for ECO Bioplastics Plant - to construct 17,200 square feet of warehouse space, 17,200 square feet of manufacturing, and 5,568 square feet of office space located at 4037 South Saginaw Road on 6.54 acres.

8.                  *  Approving a two-year time extension for the final approval of the preliminary plat of Broadhead Estates, a residential subdivision of 50 lots on 20.72 acres east of Jefferson Avenue and south of Julie Ann Drive.  WINLAND

Considering purchases and contracts:

9.                  *  Approving MDOT contract amendment for extra work associated with a fuel tank installation at Jack Barstow Airport.  MCMANUS

Setting a public hearing:

10.              *  Request from CPI Engineering for an Industrial Facilities Tax Exemption Certificate within the Expanded Design Craftsmen, Inc. Industrial Development District No. 1 and the STOX Industrial Development District No. 1 (3/12).  DUFORD

 

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