A regular meeting of the City Council was held on Monday, February 21, 2005, at 7:00 p.m.  Mayor Pro Tem Johnson presided.


Councilmen present:

Bruce Johnson, Hollis McKeag, James Myers, Joseph Rokosz

Councilmen absent:

Drummond Black


Held second reading and adopted an ordinance to amend Section 16-35 Regulation of Hours of Business in Business “A” Zoning District.


Held second reading and adopted an ordinance to amend Section 21-10 Public Property Vacation Fee and Section 21-29 Zoning Fees.


Held second reading and adopted an ordinance to amend Section 25-2 Prohibited Parking and Uses.


Received and filed the 2005-06 Construction Project Priorities List.


Received and filed the 2005 Annual Sidewalk Report.


Made the following Traffic Control Orders permanent:

       P-04-29    Parking shall be prohibited on Swede Avenue from 170 feet south of Sugnet Road to 275 feet north of Sugnet Road.

       P-04-32    Parking shall be prohibited on both sides of Wheeler Street from 250 feet west of Harding Street to 150 east of Harding Street.

       S-04-10    Fuller Drive shall yield to Mark Twain Drive.


Authorized the sale of surplus computer equipment and other items at public auction on March 5, 2005.


Authorized payment to Miller, Canfield, Paddock, & Stone, PLC for contracted legal services relating to the extension of Airport Road.


Authorized execution of Michigan Department of Transportation Contract No. 04-5561 for the reconstruction of Jefferson Avenue from Broadhead Drive to Letts Road.


Authorized execution of a three (3) year contract with Seasons Change, Inc. of Bad Axe, Michigan, for senior housing health care services.


Set a public hearing on March 7, 2005, at 7:00 p.m. to consider a request from Precision Torques Control, Inc. for an Industrial Facilities Exemption Certificate.


Set a special meeting on Monday, March 7, 2005, at 6:00 p.m. to interview candidates for the Board of Review.




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                                                              John E. Duso

City Clerk                                                                     Assistant City Manager

Midland, Michigan