This item is reserved to receive comments from the community for concerns whether or not they are included in the current agenda. The community is encouraged to come and speak before the Mayor and City Council and asked to keep statements brief. Any questions are to be asked of the City Staff, Council Members, or the Mayor prior to speaking to the full Council so concerns may be properly researched and answered away from the meeting. Comments are to be directed to the Mayor and City Council only.
Consider Adoption of Consent Agenda as Presented or Amended.
All items appearing on the Consent Agenda are considered routine by the City Council and shall be enacted by one motion. If discussion is desired, that item shall be removed, discussed separately and approved by a separate motion of the City Council.
Consider a resolution for preliminary approval of plans, specifications, form of contract, estimated cost, ordering publication of notice of hearing, notice to bidders, setting the date for a public hearing, and authorizing to receive and open bids for the South 7th Street Concrete Pavement Rehabilitation Project.
Consider a resolution transferring ownership of a vehicle owned by the City of Oskaloosa to Polk County Iowa, and accepting transfer of ownership of a vehicle from Polk County Iowa to the City of Oskaloosa for use by the Police Department.
Consider a resolution approving an Engagement Agreement with Public Financial Management Inc., in its capacity as Municipal Advisor, to the city of Oskaloosa, Iowa in connection with financial planning services and development of planning models.
Consider a resolution scheduling a public hearing for April 17, 2017 to consider levying a special assessment against private property for nuisance abatement in accordance with Iowa Code §384.60, and directing notice to the owners of the property to be assessed.
Consider an ordinance to add Chapter 15.60 – Rental Housing Inspection to the Oskaloosa Municipal Code and to amend Chapter 15.04.150 – Board of Appeals in the Oskaloosa Municipal Code. (SECOND READING)
This item is reserved to receive reports from the Mayor and City Council. This is an opportunity for the members of the City Council to provide updates on activities, events, or items of note to the public. This is also the opportunity for the City Council to request future agenda items, or request items to be sent to Committee for review and discussion.
THE REQUIREMENT THAT AN ORDINANCE BE READ THREE (3) TIMES BEFORE PASSAGE MAY BE WAIVED BY COUNCIL UPON AN AFFIRMATIVE VOTE OF SIX (6) OF THE SEVEN (7) COUNCIL MEMBERS. THE PUBLIC IS ADVISED TO TAKE NOTE OF THIS PROCESS AND BE PREPARED TO SPEAK EITHER FOR OR AGAINST ANY ORDINANCE AT THE TIME OF FIRST READING.
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