A regular meeting of the City Council was held on Monday, September 14, 2009, at 7:00 p.m.  Mayor Johnson presided with all Councilmen present.


Authorized execution of Labor Agreement with the United Steelworkers of America, Local 14009, for a four-year period expiring June 30, 2013.


Authorized sale of surplus city equipment at the annual auction on September 19, 2009.


Made the following Traffic Control Orders permanent:

      R-09-02     The speed limit of Ted Doan Drive shall be 35 mph.

      R-09-03     The speed limit of Alan Ott Drive shall be 30 mph.


Approved request from the Midland Evangelical Free Church to use the Farmers Market area on October 31, 2009, to hold a youth ministry outreach event.


Waived bid requirement and approved purchase of 13,400 gallons of diesel fuel from Karbowski Oil for $26,798.66 that was executed by the Purchasing Agent on August 19, 2009.


Waived bid requirement and approved purchase of 13,401 gallons of unleaded fuel from Karbowski Oil for $25,500.76 that was executed by the Purchasing Agent on September 2, 2009.


Authorized issuance of purchase order to Schaefer Systems International of Charlotte, North Carolina in the amount of $24,227.98 for residential refuse and yard waste carts.


Authorized execution of Michigan Department of Transportation contract for State Trunkline Highway maintenance for the period of October 1, 2009 through September 30, 2014.


Authorized execution of contract with Pyramid Paving and Contracting Compant of Essexville, Michigan, for the “2009 Saginaw Road Resurfacing; Contract No. 5”, in the amount of $110,797.


Set public hearing for Monday, October 5, 2009, at 7:00 p.m. on the proposed amendment to the 2009-10 City budgets and financial working plans to provide funding for June 30, 2009 encumbrances.




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