OFFICIAL SYNOPSIS

MIDLAND CITY COUNCIL

 

A regular meeting of the City Council was held on Monday, May 21, 2012, at 7:00 p.m.  Mayor Pro Tem Wazbinski presided.

 

Councilmen present:

Thomas Adams, J. Dee Brooks, Diane Brown, Marty Wazbinski

Councilmen absent:

Maureen Donker

 

Recognized MCTV’s team of sports volunteers for being inducted into the Midland County Sports Hall of Fame. 

 

Adopted the 2012-13 City of Midland Budget, authorized the City millage rate of 14.79, authorized the levy of an additional 2 mills for the Downtown Development District, authorized the imposition of a one percent (1%) tax administration fee on all taxes levied and authorized the imposition of an additional four percent (4%) fee for taxes paid after the tax payment due date. 

 

Authorized execution of Memorandum of Understanding for Road Millage Allocation and the preparation and distribution of an information brochure regarding the road millage proposal.

 

Renamed the band shell in Central Park to the Nicholson-Guenther Community Band Shell.

 

Approved request to conduct a Ride-4-Ryan 5K run/16 mile ride fundraiser event on Saturday, June 16, 2012.

 

Approved request to conduct a 3 on 3 basketball tournament on June 22 and 23, 2012, in downtown Midland.

 

Received and filed the 2011 Annual Drinking Water Quality Report.

 

Authorized execution of contract with Saginaw Asphalt Paving Company of Saginaw, Michigan for the “2012 Local Street Reconstruction, Contract No. 8”, in the amount of $296,000.

 

Authorized issuance of purchase order to ETNA Supply Company of Grand Rapid, Michigan for the purchase of Water Fittings, Bid No. 3424, in an amount not to exceed $38,784.15.

 

Authorized issuance of purchase order to BioTech Agronomics of Benzonia, Michigan for the Water Treatment Plant – Residuals to Land Application, Bid No. 3417, in an amount not to exceed $64,750.

 

Authorized issuance of purchase order to Fishbeck, Thompson, Carr & Huber of Grand Rapids, Michigan for the Water Treatment Plant – Engineering Services for Raw Water Pump Upgrade, Bid No. 3415, in an amount not to exceed $38,987.

 

Authorized issuance of purchase orders to PVS Technologies, Inc. of Detroit, Michigan for the annual purchase of Ferric Chloride for the Water and Wastewater Treatment Plants, in amounts not to exceed $105,750.

 

Authorized issuance of purchase order to Western Lime of West Bend, Wisconsin for the annual purchase of Calcium Oxide for the Water Treatment Plant, in the amount of $160,800.

Authorized issuance of purchase order to Mosaic Corp of Lithia, Florida, for the annual purchase of Hydrofluosilicic Acid for the Water Treatment Plant, in the amount of $47,932.

 

 Authorized issuance of purchase order to Kennedy Industries of Milford, Michigan for the purchase of a replacement pump for the East Ashman Pump Station, in the amount of $25,818.

 

Set public hearing for Monday, June 11, 2012, at 7:00 p.m. on a request to transfer an Industrial Facilities Exemption certificate from Evergreen Solar, Inc. to Max Era, Inc.

 

Set public hearing for Monday, June 11, 2012, at 7:00 p.m. on a request to transfer an Industrial Facilities Exemption certificate from Aegis Environments, Inc. to CPD Ridgewood, LLC

 

Set public hearing of necessity for Monday, June 11, 2012, at 7:00 p.m. for the 2012 Dublin Street Improvement Special Assessment District.

 

Set public hearing of necessity for Monday, June 11, 2012, at 7:00 p.m. for the 2012 Dublin Sanitary Sewer Improvement Special Assessment District.

 

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                                                              Jon Lynch

City Clerk                                                                    City Manager

Midland, Michigan