REGULAR MEETING OF THE MIDLAND CITY COUNCIL

City Hall, 333 W. Ellsworth Street

 

November 12, 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 October 29 regular City Council meeting.  TISDALE

 

PROCLAMATIONS, AWARDS, RECOGNITIONS, PRESENTATIONS:

 

PUBLIC HEARINGS:

2.                  Conditional Use Permit No. 42 - to approve a request of North-Point Building and Remodeling, Inc. for a 14 unit residential town house development located at 2711, 2721, 2801 and 2811 West Wackerly Street in an Office Service zoning district on 1.69 acres (also see material sent in the October 15 agenda packet).  KAYE

3.                  Zoning Text Amendment No. 156 - to amend the City of Midland Zoning Ordinance to amend and add section 8.07 E to the Zoning Ordinance to add sign regulations for the Downtown Northside Overlay district (also see material sent in the October 15 agenda packet).  KAYE

4.                  Zoning Petition No. 581 - to amend the City of Midland zoning map by rezoning the property located at 1334 Stark Road from Township zoning to Residential A-1 zoning (also see material sent in the October 15 agenda packet).  KAYE

5.                  Zoning Petition No. 582 - to amend the City of Midland zoning map by rezoning the property located at 9203 Eastman Avenue from Township zoning to Residential B zoning (also see material sent in the October 15 agenda packet).  KAYE

6.                  Zoning Petition No. 583 - to amend the City of Midland zoning map by rezoning the property located at 7730 West Wackerly Street from Township zoning to Industrial A zoning (also see material sent in the October 15 agenda packet).  KAYE

 

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:

7.                  Adopting the Tax Increment Financing Plan for the Center City Authority in the City of Midland.  KAYE

8.                  *  Receiving and filing the 2013-14 Budget Preparation Schedule.  KEENAN

9.                  *  Receiving and filing the 2011/2012 Annual Report of the Cable Access Advisory Commission.  BEACOM

 

Considering purchases and contracts:

10.              *  Design services related to a pavement reconstruction project at Jack Barstow Municipal Airport.  MCMANUS

11.              *  Desktop computers.  UNDERHILL

12.              *  Snow and Ice Control Trucks - Public Services.  MURPHY

13.              *  Winter Blend Diesel Fuel Purchase of October 26 (4/5 vote required).  MURPHY

Setting a public hearing:

14.              *  Amendment to the 2012/13 Landfill Fund Budget for the purchase of a wood grinder (12/3).  BUSH

 

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