City Council, Meeting Agendas

April 16, 2020 – Agenda

Bloomfield City Council Meeting
Thursday, April 16, 2020 at 7:00 pm

Electronic Meeting Due to COVID-19 Pandemic.
**To Join the Meeting Dial 664-6338. When Prompted, Press 18477.**


  1. Call to Order and Welcome Guests
  2. Approve Agenda
  3. Updates
    1. Police Chief
    2. Fire Chief
    3. Recreation Director
    4. Main Street
    5. DC Development Corporation
  4. Public Comments
  5. Consent Agenda
    1. Approve Council minutes, April 2, 2020
    2. Approve Council minutes, March 26, 2020
    3. Approve Council minutes, March 19, 2020
    4. Approve Council minutes, March 12, 2020
    5. Approve Council minutes, February 27, 2020
    6. Approve Council minutes, February 6, 2020
    7. Approve Council minutes, January 16, 2020
  6. Old Business
    1. Approve Preparation of Boulder Sites at IOOF Cemetery
  7.  New Business
    1. Discuss and Approve Resolution Removing Financial Authority of Daniel Wiegand
    2. Approve Resolution Giving Signatory Authority
    3. HR Green Report on Bids for the Wastewater Treatment Plant Improvements Project
    4. Approve Resolution to Award Contract for the Wastewater Treatment Plant Improvements
    5. Approve Resolution Adopting Collective Bargaining Agreement Effective July 1, 2020 
    6. Approve Resolution Authorizing City Clerk to Pay Certain Warrants Prior to Council Approval 
    7. Approve Hiring Police Officer Candidate Upon Recommendation of Police Chief
    8. Discuss DC Foundation’s Program to Supplement Utility Bills for Those Affected by COVID-19
    9. Discussion as to What Constitutes a Project
    10. Approve Placement of Memorial Bench at IOOF Cemetery
    11. Approve Payment of $47,216.00 to Bob Brown Chevrolet for New Water Truck
    12. Approve Payment of 4 Racom Invoices Totaling $16,689.99 for the Fire Department
    13. Approve Payment of Utiliuse Invoice in the Amount of $45,605.83
    14. Approve Payment of April – June Funding for DCDC in the Amount of $3,750
  8. Claims
    1. Approve Claims as Presented
  9. Public Comments
  10. Reports
    1. City Administrator
    2. Finance Manager
    3. Council Updates
    4. Mayor Comments
  11. Closed Session
    1. Closed Session Pursuant to Iowa Code §21.5(1)(i): to evaluate the professional competency of an individual whose appointment, hiring, performance, or discharge is being considered when necessary to prevent needless and irreparable injury to that individual’s reputation and that individual requests a closed session.
      Topic:  City Administrator Contract
      1. Make decision on City Administrator Contract
  12. Adjournment