REGULAR MEETING OF THE MIDLAND CITY COUNCIL

City Hall, 333 W. Ellsworth Street

 

February 25, 2013                                                                                                       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 Wilhelm

                                    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 February 11 regular City Council meeting.  TISDALE

 

PROCLAMATIONS, AWARDS, RECOGNITIONS, PRESENTATIONS:

 

PUBLIC HEARINGS:

 

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:

2.                  Introduction and first reading of an ordinance to amend the Midland Code of Ordinances.  BRANSON

a.                   Article I and Article II of Chapter 13 - Secondhand, Junk Dealers, Pawnbrokers and Junkyards

b.                  Section 21-38 - License Fees

3.                  Introduction and first reading of an ordinance to amend Section 21-71 of Division 2 of Article II of Chapter 21 of the Code of Ordinances - Golf Course Fees.  KEENAN

 

RESOLUTIONS:

4.                  *  Making Traffic Control Orders Permanent.  MCMANUS

a.                   S-12-02 - that Hawk's Nest Drive shall stop for Dublin Avenue.

b.                  S-12-03 - that Whiting Drive shall stop for Tittabawassee River Road.

5.                  *  Receiving and filing the 2013 Annual Sidewalk Report.  MCMANUS

6.                  *  Receiving and filing the City Attorney's Report on the Annual Review of Liquor Licenses in the City of Midland.  BRANSON

7.                  *  Receiving and filing the Quarterly Financial Report for the quarter ending September 30, 2012.  KEENAN

Considering purchases and contracts:

8.                  *  2013 Abbott Road Reconstruction; Contract No. 1.  MCMANUS

9.                  *  2013 Curb Replacement and Pavement Patching.  MCMANUS

10.              Ice Resurfacing Proposal for Midland Civic Arena (4/5 vote required).  KEENAN

11.              *  Three small staff cars - Public Services.  MURPHY

12.              *  Sewer Camera Components - Wastewater.  BUSH

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