REGULAR MEETING OF THE MIDLAND CITY COUNCIL

City Hall, 333 W. Ellsworth Street

 

May 6, 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 April 29 regular City Council meeting.  TISDALE

 

PROCLAMATIONS, AWARDS, RECOGNITIONS, PRESENTATIONS:

2.                  Recognition of 18 elementary and middle school children for outstanding work in creating posters for the 2013 Make Midland Beautiful Art Celebration.  POST

3.                  Midland Blooms Day - May 18.  RICHART

 

PUBLIC HEARINGS:

4.                  City Manager's Proposed 2013-14 Budget (also see material sent in the April 8 agenda packet).  KEENAN

5.                  Proposed 2013-14 Community Development Block Grant Budget (also see material sent in the April 8 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:

6.                  *  Approving resolutions for Currie Golf Course projects:  KEENAN

a.                   Accepting a gift of $29,849 from the Midland Area Community Foundation - Currie Family Endowment Fund.

b.                  Setting a public hearing to amend the 2012-13 Currie Golf Course Fund budget to recognize additional revenue of $4,187 to fund the purchase of kitchen equipment (5/20).

7.                  *  Approving the 2013-14 Saginaw-Midland Municipal Water Supply Corporation budget for the Capital Improvement and Emergency Repair Fund.  BUSH

8.                  *  Approving request from the Midland Community Center to hold the 1st annual Great Lakes Bay Marathon event on Sunday, May 19 utilizing the public right-of-way.  MCMANUS

Considering purchases and contracts:

9.                  *  Modifications to the Currie storage facility to accommodate chemical storage and large equipment/cart traffic flow.  KEENAN

Setting a public hearing:

10.              *  Zoning Petition No. 585 - to amend the City of Midland zoning map by rezoning property located at 4120 Isabella Street from Regional Commercial to Office Service 50 feet west and from Office Service to Residential A-1 single-family residential district 30 feet south (6/10).  KAYE

11.              *  Amendment to the 2012-13 Major Streets Fund budget to increase expenditures by $100,000 to fund the resurfacing of Jefferson Avenue from the Highway US-10 overpass to Joe Mann Boulevard (5/20).  MCMANUS

 

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