REGULAR MEETING OF THE MIDLAND CITY COUNCIL

City Hall, 333 W. Ellsworth Street

 

December 17, 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 item.

 

APPROVAL OF MINUTES:

1.                  *  Approve minutes of the December 3 regular City Council meeting.  TISDALE

 

PROCLAMATIONS, AWARDS, RECOGNITIONS, PRESENTATIONS:

 

PUBLIC HEARINGS:

2.                  Conditional Use Permit No. 43 - to approve a request of DeShano Construction Company for a 49 unit senior apartment building located at 300 Joseph Drive in an Office Service zoning district on 2.97 acres (also see material sent in the November 19 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:

3.                  Receiving and filing the Comprehensive Annual Financial Report and Single Audit Report for the year ended June 30, 2012.  KEENAN

4.                  *  Authorizing the City of Midland to fund 50 percent of the first year of local match costs for federal funds for administration of the metropolitan planning process.  MCMANUS

5.                  Approving in concept the establishment of a SmartZone in the South Midland Redevelopment Zone area and authorizing Midland Tomorrow to make application to the Michigan Economic Development Corporation for SmartZone designation on behalf of the City of Midland.  KAYE

Considering purchases and contracts:

6.                  *  Agreement between the City of Midland and the State of Michigan Bureau of Fire Services for the delegation of inspections for consumer fireworks retail sales facilities.  COUGHLIN

Setting a public hearing:

 

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