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City of Oskaloosa
City Council Meeting Regular Session
Council Chambers
City Hall, 220 S. Market Street
Oskaloosa, IA 52577
Agenda


Call to Order and Roll Call - January 21, 2020, 6:00 P.M.

1.

Invocation: Fellowship Bible Church

2.

Pledge of Allegiance

I pledge allegiance to the Flag of the United States of America, and to the Republic for which it stands, one Nation under God, indivisible, with liberty and justice for all.
3.

Roll Call

__________ Mayor David Krutzfeldt, Council Members:
__________ Burnett, __________ Caligiuri, __________ Drost, __________ Moore
__________ Ottoson, __________ Walling,  __________ Yates
4.

Community Comments

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. Time shall be limited to no more than three (3) minutes. 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.
5.

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.
A.

Consider approval of Council Agenda and Minutes, subject to corrections. (Consent Agenda)

Who is submitting this item.
City Clerk/Finance Director
C.

Consider a motion to receive and file financial reports for December 2019. (Consent Agenda)

Who is submitting this item.
City Clerk/Finance Director
D.

Consider a motion to receive and file the Safety Committee report for the fourth quarter of 2019 (Consent Agenda)

Who is submitting this item.
City Manager's Office
E.

Consider approval of liquor license applications. (Consent Agenda)

Who is submitting this item.
City Clerk/Finance Director
F.

Consider approval of payments totaling $13,325.52 for work completed on the Facade Improvement Project Phase II. (Consent Agenda)

Who is submitting this item.
Development Services Department
G.

Pay Application No. 11 in the amount of $6,134.55 to Dave Schmitt Construction Co., Inc. for work completed on the D Street Reconstruction Project. (Consent Agenda)

Who is submitting this item.
Public Works Department
H.

Consider a motion appointing a representative to the Housing Trust Fund (Consent Agenda)

Who is submitting this item.
City Manager's Office
I.

Consider a motion appointing a representative to the Historic Preservation Commission (Consent Agenda)

Who is submitting this item.
City Manager's Office
J.

Resolution approving the submission of a community catalyst grant application on behalf of Leap Development Co.

Who is submitting this item.
City Manager's Office
K.

Consider a resolution setting a public hearing for the sale of city owned property located at 321 North E Street. (Consent Agenda)

Who is submitting this item.
Development Services Department
L.

Consider a resolution scheduling a public hearing to rezone property located at 418 High Avenue East (CONSENT AGENDA)

Who is submitting this item.
Development Services Department
M.

Consider a resolution setting a date for a public hearing for levying a special assessment for a nuisance abatement at 322 North C Street (Consent Agenda)

Who is submitting this item.
Fire Department
N.

-------------------- End of Consent Agenda --------------------

6.

Regular Agenda

The following agenda items require specific action by the City Council.
A.

Mahaska Community Recreation Foundation Annual Report

Who is submitting this item.
City Manager's Office
B.

Code Enforcement 4th Quarter Report

Who is submitting this item.
Fire Department
C.

Report and presentation on the status of contract operations for sanitary and storm sewer services provided by the Oskaloosa Municipal Water Department

Who is submitting this item.
City Manager's Office
D.

Consider a resolution accepting the bid and approving the conveyance of city-owned property at 610 D Ave West to Rhonda Hockey for $4,002. (PUBLIC HEARING)

Who is submitting this item.
Development Services Department
E.

Consider a resolution levying a special assessment against private property for weed cutting. (Public Hearing)

Who is submitting this item.
City Clerk/Finance Director
F.

Resolution authorizing the submittal of a request to Iowa Department of Transportation for converting A Avenue and South Market Street from four to three traffic lanes.

Who is submitting this item.
Public Works Department
G.

Consider an ordinance amending Chapter 17.36, "Floodplain Management Regulations". (2nd reading)

Who is submitting this item.
Development Services Department
H.

Consider an ordinance amending Oskaloosa Municipal Code, Chapter 13.08, Section 13.08.570(A). (2nd reading)

Who is submitting this item.
City Manager's Office
I.

Report on items from City staff

This item is reserved to receive reports from the following:
a) City Manager
b) City Clerk
c) City Attorney
J.

Quarterly City Council information and reports from council members serving on Boards and Commissions

This item is reserved to receive reports from the Mayor and City Council. This is an opportunity for members of the Council to provide updates on activities, events, or items of note to the public. This is also the opportunity for the Council to request future agenda items, or request items to be sent to a study session meeting for review and discussion.
7.

Adjournment

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. 

If you require special accommodations, please contact the city manager's office at least 24 hours prior to the meeting at 641.673.9431.