REGULAR MEETING OF THE MIDLAND CITY COUNCIL

City Hall, 333 W. Ellsworth Street

 

April 28, 2014                                                                                                7:00 p.m.

 

AGENDA

 

CALL TO ORDER -   Maureen Donker, Mayor

 

PLEDGE OF ALLEGIANCE TO THE FLAG

           

ROLL CALL -            Thomas W. Adams

                                    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 14 regular and April 21 special City Council meetings.  TISDALE

 

PROCLAMATIONS, AWARDS, RECOGNITIONS, PRESENTATIONS:

2.               Information Report from Billy Casper Golf on Currie Municipal Golf Course.  KEENAN

 

PUBLIC HEARINGS:

3.               Consideration of the Tax Increment Financing Plan and Development Plan for the SmartZone of the City of Midland (also see material sent in the March 24 agenda packet).  LYNCH

4.               City Manager's Proposed 2014-15 Budget (also see material sent in the April 14 agenda packet).  KEENAN

5.               Amendment to the 2013-14 Budgets and Financial Working Plans (also see material sent in the April 14 agenda packet).  KEENAN

6.               Hearing of Necessity for the 2014 Downtown Economic Revitalization Public Improvement Special Assessment District (also see material sent in the April 14 agenda packet).  TISDALE

7.               Hearing of Necessity for the 2014 Waldo Avenue Water Main Improvement Special Assessment District (also see material sent in the April 14 agenda packet).  MCMANUS 

8.               Hearing of Necessity for the 2014 Waldo Avenue Sanitary Sewer Improvement Special Assessment District (also see material sent in the April 14 agenda packet).  MCMANUS

9.               Hearing of Necessity for the 2014 Waldo Avenue Street Improvement Special Assessment District (also see material sent in the April 14 agenda packet).  MCMANUS

10.            Proposed 2014-15 Community Development Block Grant budget (also see material sent in the March 10 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:

11.            *  Recognizing MidMichigan Medical Center-Midland as a non-profit organization in the community.  LYNCH

Considering purchases and contracts:

12.            *  2014 Wackerly Culvert Replacement (4/5 vote required).  MCMANUS

13.            *  2014 Cambridge Road Reconstruction; Contract No. 15.  MCMANUS

14.            *  E10 Ethanol Blend Unleaded and Regular #2 Diesel Fuel purchase of April 15 (4/5 vote required).  MURPHY

Setting a public hearing:

15.            *  Accepting the special assessment roll for the 2014 Downtown Economic Revitalization Public Improvement Special Assessment District and setting a public hearing on the roll (5/12).  DUFORD

16.            *  Accepting the special assessment roll for the 2014 Waldo Avenue Water Main Improvement Special Assessment District and setting a public hearing on the roll (5/12).  DUFORD

17.            *  Accepting the special assessment roll for the 2014 Waldo Avenue Sanitary Sewer Improvement Special Assessment District and setting a public hearing on the roll (5/12).  DUFORD

18.            *  Accepting the special assessment roll for the 2014 Waldo Avenue Street Improvement Special Assessment District and setting a public hearing on the roll (5/12).  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