City Council, Meeting Agendas

July 2, 2020 – Agenda

Bloomfield City Council Meeting
Thursday, July 2, 2020 at 7:00 pm

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  1. Call to Order and Welcome Guests
  2. Pledge of Allegiance
  3. Approve Agenda
  4. Updates
    1. Police Chief
    2. Fire Chief
    3. Recreation Director
    4. Main Street
    5. DC Development Corporation
  5. Public Comments
  6. Old Business
    1. Discuss and Approve Payment of HRGreen Invoices Totaling $27,482.47
      1. Inv #135434 Wastewater Treatment System Improvements $8,920.00
      2. Inv #135742 General Engineering Services $768.50
      3. Inv #135743 Sanitary Sewer Franklin Street $8,635.50
      4. Inv #135745 Asphalt Paving Project $927.00
      5. Inv #135795 North Street Paving $8,231.47
  7. New Business
    1. Sewer Rate Discussion with Heidi Kuhl, Northland Securities
    2. Discussion with Steve Preader, Sagacity Benefits, Regarding Options Available to Keep the Cost of Employee Insurance Down
    3. Approve a “Resolution Fixing Date for a Meeting on the Proposition to Authorize a Loan and Disbursement Agreement and the Issuance of Notes to Evidence the Obligations of the City Thereunder”
    4. Approve a “Resolution Declaring an Official Intent Under Treasury Regulation 1.150-2 to Issue Debt to Reimburse the City for Certain Original Expenditures Paid in Connection with Specified Projects”
    5. Approve Pay Request #2 from Woodruff Construction for Work Completed on the WasteWater Treatment Plant Improvements in the Amount of $349,673.47
    6. Approve “A Resolution of the City of Bloomfield, Iowa Approving the Annual Financial Examination for Fiscal Year Ending June 30, 2019”
    7. Approve Bond Counsel Engagement Agreement with Ahlers & Cooney, PC in Reference to City of Bloomfield, Iowa – Not to Exceed $8,004,000
    8. Approve Resolution Authorizing July 1, 2020 Wage Increases for Non-Union Employees
    9. Approve Hiring Lifeguards for the Pool
    10. Approve a Public Opening for the Pool in August
    11. Discuss Proposed Pool Ordinance
    12. Discuss Proposed Changes to the ATV/UTV Ordinance
    13. Approve Deadline for Adding to Agenda and Council Packets
    14. Approve July – September Funding Request for DCDC in the Amount of $3,750.00
    15. Approve Renewal of Liquor License with Sunday Sales for Route 63 Quik Stop
  8. Claims
    1. Approve Claims as Presented
  9. Public Comments
  10. Reports
    1. City Administrator
    2. Director of Public Works
    3. Council Updates
    4. Mayor Comments
  11. Adjournment