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 motion approving payments of $1,897.65 to Area 15 Regional Planning Commission, $3,470.00 to Curtis Architecture and Design PC, and $94,395.31 to Christner Contracting Inc., totaling $99,762.96, for work completed on the Façade Improvement Project.
Consider a resolution scheduling a public hearing for February 20, 2018 to consider levying a special assessment against private property for weed cutting by the city in accordance with section 8.20 of the city code of the city of Oskaloosa, Iowa, and directing notice to the owners of the property to be assessed.
Consider a resolution authorizing advancement of costs for new streetlight poles on South 1st Street and 2nd Avenue East and certification of expenses incurred by the city for payment under Iowa Code Section 403.19.
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 Lacey Recreational Complex Roadway Improvement Project.
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 Phase 1 Sanitary Sewer System Improvements Project.
Consider an ordinance amending Oskaloosa Municipal Code, Chapter 13.08, Section 13.08.570(A) - User charge, for the purpose of providing necessary funding associated with the operation and maintenance of the city’s wastewater treatment works. (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.
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