OFFICIAL SYNOPSIS

MIDLAND CITY COUNCIL

 

A regular meeting of the City Council was held on Monday, March 25, 2013, at 7:00 p.m.  Mayor Donker presided with all Councilmen present.

 

Proclaimed April 26, 2013 as Arbor Day in Midland.

 

Approved the Final Plat of Trotter’s Pointe – a residential subdivision of 19 lots located east of Congress Drive on the south side of East Wheeler Street.

 

Denied approval of Site Plan No. 314 – Twilight Motel.  (Yeas:  None   Nays:  Adams, Brooks, Brown Wilhelm, Donker, Wazbinski)

 

Accepted three new street segments into the City of Midland Local Street System as required by the Michigan Department of Transportation for Act 51 funding.

 

Reappointed incumbents to various boards and commissions.

 

Approved extension of Agreement Creating the Midland County Central Dispatch Authority through December 31, 2013.

 

Accepted resignation of Suzanne Phillips from the Grace A. Dow Memorial Library Board.

 

Authorized execution of contract with Malley Construction, Inc. of Mt. Pleasant, Michigan for the “2013 Wackerly Water Main Replacement and Jefferson Avenue Widening, Contract No. 13”, in the amount of $542,687.34.

 

Authorized issuance of purchase order to MJ Mechanical of St. Charles, Michigan for the Municipal Service Center Rooftop Air Handler Replacement, in the amount of $69,200.

 

Authorized issuance of purchase order to Miracle Midwest of Okemos, Michigan for Neighborhood Parks Playground Equipment, in the amount of $96,468.

 

Authorized issuance of purchase order to Lawns and Mower LLC of Midland, Michigan in the amount of $12,000 for the remainder of fiscal year 2012-13 for park mowing services and an additional purchase order in the amount of $30,000 for the months of July through October 2013.

 

Authorized issuance of purchase order to Johnson Controls of Saginaw, Michigan for the purchase of a chiller for the Grace A. Dow Memorial Library, in the amount of $80,330.

 

Authorized issuance of purchase order to SPX Cooling Technologies from Orion, Michigan for the purchase of a cooling tower for the Grace A. Dow Memorial Library, in the amount of $22,500.

 

Set public hearing for Monday, April 29, 2013, at 7:00 p.m. on Zoning Petition No. 584 – rezoning property located at 400/410 North Saginaw Road from Residential A-1 single-family residential district to Residential B multiple-family district zoning.

 

Directed City Manager to prepare a report on the renewal of the Shopping Area Redevelopment Act (SARA) assessment for the Downtown Midland District and set a public hearing of necessity for Monday, April 8, 2013, at 7:00 p.m. on said SARA assessment

 

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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                                                              Jon Lynch

City Clerk                                                                    City Manager

Midland, Michigan