OFFICIAL SYNOPSIS

MIDLAND CITY COUNCIL

 

A regular meeting of the City Council was held on Monday, July 10, 2006, at 7:00 p.m.  Mayor Pro Tem Myers presided.

 

Councilmen present:

Thomas Adams, Hollis McKeag, James Myers, Joseph Rokosz

Councilmen absent:

Bruce Johnson

 

Held public hearing and approved the 2006 Sidewalk Improvement Special Assessment District Special Assessment Roll.

 

Authorized execution of contract with JKS, Inc. of Midland, Michigan for the “2006 Sidewalk Improvement Program; Contract No. 17”, in the amount of $23,504.

 

Held first reading of an ordinance to amend Section 21-70 of Division 1 of Article II of Chapter 21 for Civic Arena fees.

 

Received and filed two plans for possible future development of Central Park.

 

Accepted the Proposed City of Midland Permanent Street Closure Policy for Local Residential Streets and set public hearing on said policy for July 24, 2006 at 7:00 p.m.

 

Received and filed a report on planning and redevelopment activities near the Ashman Circle.

 

Requested City Attorney to prepare an amendment to the Code of Ordinances to require City Council approval for all helicopter landings in accordance with Section 4-22 in the City of Midland.

 

Received and filed the Geographic Information Systems (GIS) Implementation Update Report.

 

Approved annexation of property located east of Stark Road and north of U.S. 10.

 

Approved two-year extension of time for completion of sidewalk in City Forest Estates Subdivision No. 1.

 

Denied amendment to development agreement for City Forest Estates Subdivision No. 1.  (Yeas:   None   Nays:  Adams, McKeag, Myers, Rokosz)

 

Approved two-year extension of time for completion of sidewalk in City Forest Estates Subdivision No. 2.

 

Accepted resignation of Herb Scogg from the Board of Review.

 

Waived bids and authorized issuance of purchase order to Mideastern Michigan Library Cooperative for services to the Grace A. Dow Memorial Library, in an amount not to exceed $40,000.

 

Waived bids and authorized issuance of purchase order to Valley Library Consortium for Automation Services for the Grace A. Dow Memorial Library, in an amount not to exceed $95,000.

 

Authorized issuance of purchase order to Alexander Chemical of Lisle, Illinois for Water Treatment Chemicals – Hydrofluosilicic Acid, in a total contract amount of $20,196.

 

Authorized issuance of purchase order to Gerace Construction Co. Inc. of Midland, Michigan for Wastewater Treatment Plant Final Clarifier Improvements, in the amount of $86,800.

 

Authorized issuance of purchase order to Bridgeway Power of Traverse City, Michigan for Standby Generator at the Sugnet Pump Station, in the amount of $25,537.

 

Authorized issuance of purchase order to the State of Michigan’s select vendor, Snethkamp Dodge of Lansing, Michigan for the purchase of six police patrol cars and two mid-sized pick up trucks, in the amount of $163,618.56.

 

Authorized issuance of purchase order to Red Holman GMC of Westland, Michigan for the purchase of two tilt-cab dump trucks, in the net amount of $69,762.

 

Waived bids and authorized issuance of purchase order to Wieland Sales of Bay City, Michigan for the purchase of a dump truck, in the amount of $83,913.54.

 

Waived bids and authorized issuance of purchase order to Michigan CAT of Saginaw, Michigan for the purchase of a rubber tire excavator, in the amount of $154,965.

 

Authorized increase to existing purchase order to Easton Sports, Inc. of Atlanta, Georgia for the purchase of hockey shop inventory items, up to the amount of $55,000.

 

Authorized increase to existing purchase order to Bauer Nike Hockey USA of Chicago, Illinois for the purchase of hockey shop inventory items, up to the amount of $35,000.

 

Authorized execution of contract with Saginaw Asphalt Paving Company of Saginaw, Michigan for the “2006 Major Street Reconstruction; Contract No. 7”, in the amount of $540,988.50.

 

Set public hearing for Monday, July 24, 2006 at 7:00 p.m. on a proposed amendment to the 2006-07 Equipment Revolving Fund budget to recognize an unanticipated expenditure for replacement of a police patrol car totaled in a recent collision.

 

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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                                                              John E. Duso

City Clerk                                                                     Assistant City Manager

Midland, Michigan