OFFICIAL SYNOPSIS

MIDLAND CITY COUNCIL

 

A regular meeting of the City Council was held on Monday, January 12, 2004.

Mayor Black presided with all Councilmen present.

 

Accepted the Civic Arena Recommendation of the Parks and Recreation Commission and authorized staff to proceed with five action steps.

 

Approved amendment to the 2003-04 Equipment Revolving Fund budget.

 

Approved request from the Roll Arena, Inc. to transfer ownership 2001 Class C liquor license, located at 5480 W. Isabella, Mt. Pleasant, MI, from Oil City Bar, Inc.

 

Recognized Michigan State Pinto Breeders & Owners as a non-profit organization.

 

Accepted a grant from the Midland Area Community Foundation to bring the United States Olympic Softball Team to Midland.

 

Accepted the resignation of Kathleen Mortensen from the Library Board.

 

Authorized the sale of surplus computer equipment and other departmental surplus items at public auction on January 24, 2004.

 

Approved request from The Dow Chemical Company to extend the siting deadline for the Renaissance Zone Agreement.

 

Set a public hearing for January 26, 2004, at 7:00 p.m., on the request to transfer Industrial Facilities Exemption Certificate from Ingersoll CM Systems, Inc. to ICM Systems, LLC.

 

Held discussion on Boards and Commissions vacancies.

 

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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.

 

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Selina Tisdale                                                             

City Clerk                                                                    

Midland, Michigan