OFFICIAL SYNOPSIS

MIDLAND CITY COUNCIL

 

A regular meeting of the City Council was held on Monday, December 3, 2007, at 7:00 p.m.  Mayor Johnson presided with all Councilmen present.

 

Accepted and acknowledged receipt of presentation by the Center City Initiative and will consider a resolution of intent and first reading of a proposed ordinance creating an Authority under the Act at its meeting on December 17, 2007.

 

Held public hearing and approved Conditional Use Permit no. 25 – Rowe Incorporated on behalf of Thomas Spencer.

 

Held public hearing and approved the establishment of the MSARI Holdings Industrial Development District No. 1.

 

Held public hearing and approved three Industrial Facilities Exemption Certificate applications for Mid-Michigan Energy, LLC.

 

Held second reading and adopted an ordinance amending Article IV, Chapter 21, Library Fines, Fees and Other Charges.

 

Held first reading of an ordinance amending Section 33-2 and 33-3 Emergency Response.

 

Held first reading of an ordinance amending Section 21-80 and 21-81 Emergency Response Fees.

 

No action taken on a resolution rejecting the 2007 Local Officers’ Compensation Commission Determinations as filed on November 13, 2007.

 

Received and filed the 2008-09 Budget Preparation Schedule.

 

Received and filed the 2007 Construction Progress Report.

 

Received and filed petition for public improvements for the installation of water main on Waldo Avenue from Wheeler Street to Diamond Drive and referred to the Engineering Department for consideration of inclusion in the 2008 Construction Program.

 

Received and filed petitions for public improvements for the installation of sanitary sewer in the Sandow Road area and referred to the Engineering Department for consideration of inclusion in the 2008 Construction Program.

 

Received and filed petition for public improvements for the installation of sanitary sewer on Wackerly Street from Stark Road to Sequoia Lane and referred to the Engineering Department for consideration of inclusion in the 2008 Construction Program.

 

Received and filed petition for public improvements for the installation of sanitary sewer on Waldo Avenue from Wheeler Street to Diamond Drive and referred to the Engineering Department for consideration of inclusion in the 2008 Construction Program.

 

Received and filed petition for public improvements for street improvement to Rockwell Drive from Fisher Road to end of existing pavement and referred to the Engineering Department for consideration of inclusion in the 2008 Construction Program.

 

Received and filed petition for public improvements for street improvements on St. Andrews Road from Eastman Avenue to the Center for the Arts and referred to the Engineering Department for consideration of inclusion in the 2008 Construction Program.

 

Received and filed petition for public improvements for street improvement on Sugnet Road from Main Street to Dublin Avenue and referred to the Engineering Department for consideration of inclusion in the 2008 Construction Program.  (Yeas:  Adams, Donker, Johnson, Rokosz   Nays:  McKeag)

 

Received and filed petition for public improvements for street improvements on Wackerly Street from Stark Road to Dublin Avenue and referred to the Engineering Department for consideration of inclusion in the 2008 Construction Program.

 

Reappointed David Dunn and Scott Walker to the Brownfield Redevelopment Financing Authority for terms to expire December 1, 2010.

 

Authorized execution of Michigan Department of Transportation Contract No. 2008-0071 Barstow Airport Automated Weather Observation System.

 

Set public hearing on Monday, January 7, 2008, at 7:00 p.m. on Zoning Petition No. 545 – MidMichigan Medical Center.

 

Set public hearing on Monday, December 17, 2007, at 7:00 p.m. on the request from Midland Cogeneration Venture, LP for an Industrial Facilities Exemption Certificate.

 

DETAILS ON ALL ITEMS AVAILABLE AT CITY CLERK’S OFFICE.

 

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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Selina Tisdale                                                              John E. Duso

City Clerk                                                                    Assistant City Manager

Midland, Michigan