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REGULAR MEETING OF THE AMES CITY COUNCIL
COUNCIL CHAMBERS - CITY HALL - 515 CLARK AVENUE
SEPTEMBER 11, 2018
CALL TO ORDER: 6:00 p.m.
1. Proclamation for “School Attendance Awareness Month,” September 2018
CONSENT AGENDA: All items listed under the consent agenda will be enacted by one motion. There will be no separate discussion of these items unless a request is made prior to the time the Council members vote on the motion.
2. Motion approving payment of claims
a. Class C Liquor – Corner Pocket/DG’s Taphouse, 125 Main St.
b. Class C Liquor & Outdoor Service – Grandpa Noodle Gallery, 926 S. 16th Street
c. Class B Liquor, Catering, & Outdoor Service – Hilton Garden Inn Ames, 1325 Dickinson Avenue
d. Class C Liquor & Catering – Whiskey River, 132-134 Main Street
a. Motion approving 5-day (October 6-11) Special Class B Beer & Outdoor Service for A&R Marketing
b. Motion approving blanket Temporary Obstruction Permit on Welch Avenue from Chamberlain Street to Hunt Street from 7:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m.
c. Resolution approving waiver of electricity costs for the 200 block of Welch Avenue, including the Campustown Court area
d. Resolution approving the closure of 8 parking spaces and waiver of parking meter fees on Welch from 8:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.
e. Motion approving blanket Vending Permit on Welch Avenue from Chamberlain Street to Hunt Street
f. Resolution approving a waiver of fee for the blanket Vending Permit
PUBLIC FORUM: This is a time set aside for comments from the public on topics of City business other than those listed on this agenda. Please understand that the Council will not take any action on your comments at this meeting due to requirements of the Open Meetings Law, but may do so at a future meeting. The Mayor and City Council welcome comments from the public; however, at no time is it appropriate to use profane, obscene, or slanderous language. The Mayor may limit each speaker to three minutes.
WATER & POLLUTION CONTROL:
PLANNING & HOUSING:
a. Resolution approving Purchase Agreement with Double DRS, LC, for land acquisition at 299 South 5th Street
a. Resolution approving Ten-Year Lease
a. Resolution vacating seven Sanitary Sewer, Water Main, Storm Sewer, and Electric Easements
a. Resolution approving final plans and specifications and awarding contract to TEI Construction Services, Inc. of Duncan, South Carolina, for hourly rates and unit prices bid, in an amount not-to-exceed $90,000
24. Second passage of ordinance revising parking regulations on McKinley Drive
25. Third passage of and adoption of ORDINANCE NO. 4369 rezoning 1801-20th Street and 2008-24th Street (Northcrest) from High-Density Residential (RH) to Planned Residence District (FPRD)
DISPOSITION OF COMMUNICATIONS TO COUNCIL:
26. Motion to hold Closed Session as provided by Section 20.17(3), Code of Iowa, to discuss collective bargaining strategy
27. Motion to hold Closed Session as provided by Section 21.5(1)c, Code of Iowa, to discuss matters presently in or threatened to be in litigation
Please note that this Agenda may be changed up to 24 hours before the meeting time as provided by Section 21.4(2), Code of Iowa.