Granger City Council Agenda
October 10, 2018 – 7 p.m.
City Hall, 1906 Main Street

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  1. Roll Call
  2. Consent Agenda—Approval of Agenda; Approve September 12, 2018, Minutes; approve full wine license (besides native wine) for Casey’s liquor license effective November 1, 2018; Library Report; Treasurer Report; Clerk Report
  3. Public Forum
  4. Rose Dory of Granger Women’s Club–request to place small library box outside Community Center
  5. Brian Carroll (American Legion Post 717) – request to install a sign with the names of Granger community veterans, with possible placement near the statue near Casey’s
  6. Wes Jones – discussion on restricting parking on the west side of Maple Street
  7. Action on Ordinance No. 377 – providing for no parking on west side of Maple Street for either (a) 120 feet or (b) 330 feet north of the center line of Lowell Street, first reading
  8. Tim Harney – Main Street transformation
  9. Trails Committee – Trail Hub Plaza
    1. Report on receipt of Wellmark Grant and City matching requirement
    2. Action to approve City match
    3. Action on Resolution 2018-42 – approving professional consulting agreement with genus of Des Moines for landscape architecture services associated with the trailhead design, documentation, bidding and construction administration
  10. The Sidewalk Improvement Program – 2017
    1. Engineer’s Report
    2. Action on Resolution 2018-43 – directing engineer to prepare and file Final Assessment Plat and Schedule
    3. Action to set interest rate on assessments
    4. Action on Resolution 2018-44 – adopting and levying final schedule of assessments on The Sidewalk Improvement Program – 2017
  11. The 2018 Sidewalk Improvement Program
    1. Engineer’s Report
    2. Partial Payment Estimate No. 2 – Denco Highway Construction Co. – $____________
  12. 2015 Urban Water Quality Initiative – Engineer’s Report
  13. Oxley Creek Improvements
    1. Engineer’s Report
    2. Seeding – possible claim under maintenance bond
  14. City Engineer – Reports on any other projects and matters
  15. Action on Ordinance No. 376 – amending Chapter 160 of Code of Ordinances by modifying the reference to the Flood Insurance Rate Map, first reading (subject to approve by Iowa Department of Natural Resources)
  16. Eagle One Development, LLC
    1. Acceptance of gift of the 100 foot abandoned railroad right-of-way not included in Twin Eagles Point Plats 2 and 3
    2. Receipt of Developer’s Certification of Costs of Public Improvements – $597,316.50
    3. Receipt of Developer’s Request for City Certification for Tax Increment
  17. Action to appoint a member and an alternate member to the Polk County 911 Service Board (annual appointment)
  18. Public Works Report
  19. Police Report
  20. Fire Department Report
    1. Action to approve amended Constitution and By-Laws of Fire and EMS Departments
  21. EMS Department Report
  22. Parks and Recreation Report
  23. Report – Insurance Committee – discussion and action approve 2019 insurance plan and rates, including an employee-only contribution of $1,000 to HSA for 2019
  24. Report – Finance Committee – Bice and Schutt
  25. Approval of Bills for Payment
  26. Mayor’s Report
  27. Correspondence
  28. Adjournment

Kristy Trzeciak, City Clerk