OFFICIAL SYNOPSIS
MIDLAND CITY COUNCIL

 

Regular meeting of the City Council was held Monday, March 22, 1999. Mayor Black presided with all Councilmen present.

Proclaimed April 11 - 17, 1999, as Grace A. Dow Memorial Library Week in Midland.

Heard presentation on the 1999 Boards and Commission Recruitment Process.

Held a public hearing and approved Zoning Petition No. 438 - rezoning property on the northeast corner of Bay City Road and Waldo Avenue from Residential A-4 to Business B-2.

(Yeas: Coppage, Moolenaar, Tysse, Wazbinski. Nays: Black)

 

Held a public hearing and determined the necessity for the Wexford Avenue Improvement.

Held a public hearing and accepted the special assessment roll for the "1999 Wexford Avenue Improvement Special Assessment District" and set a public hearing on the roll for April 12, 1999, at 7:00 p.m.

Held a public hearing and approved the application from Design Craftsmen, Inc. for an Industrial Facilities Exemption Certificate relating to a showroom display project.

Held a public hearing and approved the application from Design Craftsmen, Inc. for an Industrial Facilities Exemption Certificate relating to a building addition.

Held a second reading and adopted an ordinance amendment to change fees and formats of the City of Midland Library Fees Ordinance.

Held a second reading and adopted ordinances to amend fees for recreation programs.

Held first reading on amendments to the Stormwater Runoff Regulation and Control Ordinance Chapter 21, Chapter 29 and Chapter 34.

Authorized execution of a purchase agreement for the sale of property known as the Kroger and Hooks Drug Store building to RGS & Associates, Inc. for $950,000.

Approved the annexation of property west of Dublin Avenue between North Saginaw Road and West Wackerly Street from Homer Township, through the joint resolution process.

Approved the annexation of property on the west side of Jefferson north of US-10 from Larkin Township, through the joint resolution process.

Accepted a donation of $12,000 from the Herbert H. and Grace A. Dow Foundation for the purpose of acquiring property in the vicinity of the Greenbelt.

Approved Site Plan No. 177 - east side of Eastman Avenue north of Joe Mann Boulevard.

Received and filed the City of Midland Storm Water Infiltration Report.

Received and filed a report on the formation of a Complete Count Committee for the 2000 Census.

Made Traffic Control Order S-98-09 permanent - Thornberry Court shall stop for Harcrest Drive.

Authorized execution of a contract with Midland Contracting Company in the amount of $107,069.08 for the "1999 Applewood Road Reconstruction; Contract No. 8".

Authorized execution of a contract with Pavement Maintenance Systems, Inc. for $170,288.40 for the "1999 Surface Treatment Program; Contract No. 6".

Authorized City Manager to approve a purchase order to Pat’s Gradall Service, Inc. for $25,000 to demolish buildings at 5600, 5620 and 5840 Midland Road.

Authorized execution of a contract with Sova & Sons Contracting, Inc. in the amount of $219,904.50 for the "1999 Water Main Replacement Program; Contract No. 18".

Authorized a purchase order to HTE, Inc. of Lake Mary, Florida in the amount of $150,055 for computer software and services.

Directed City Manager to include Eastman Avenue (east side) from Joe Mann Boulevard to north line of Meijer, Inc. property in the 1999 Sidewalk Improvement Project Report.

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Summary contains only City Council action. Discussion items by citizens are not included. Details on Council meetings may be obtained from the City Clerk's Office or a video of the entire meeting may be purchased from MCTV at 837-3477.

APPROVED:

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Penny K. Kovacevich
City Clerk
Midland, Michigan