City Council, Meeting Agendas

October 17, 2019 – Agenda

Bloomfield City Council Meeting
Thursday, October 17, 2019 at 7:00 pm
Bloomfield Public Library Community Room


  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. Consent Agenda
    1. Approve City Council Minutes, October 3, 2019
  7. New Business
    1. Approve A Resolution Authorizing the City Administrator/City Clerk to Make the Appropriate Interfund Transfers of Sums and Record the Same in the Appropriate Manner for FY 2020 for the City of Bloomfield Iowa
    2. Discuss Inspection Process for Housing Incentive Program
    3. Discuss Sidewalks on the Square
    4. Approve Change Order No. 5 with Drish Construction for the Proposed Water Main and Wastewater Improvements, Division 2 – Sanitary Sewer, 18-WS-026
    5. Discuss Ballfield Committee and Meeting Dates
    6. Approve Mayor Signing Statement of Support for the Gas Public Awareness Plan
    7. Authorize Letting of Bids for Replacement of Intake at Corner of Hwy 63 and Jefferson Street
    8. Authorize Letting of Bids for Storm Sewer Intake Repairs at Various Locations
    9. Approve Request not to Replace Sidewalk at 303 N. Elm
    10. Approve Form for Exit Interviews
    11. Discuss and Approve Posting of Lineman Position and Advertising if No Union Interest
    12. Discuss and Approve 3-Year Preventive Maintenance Agreement for Lift Stations and Water Plant Generators for $12,096.00 Per Year
    13. Approve Central Power Systems & Services to Diagnose and Repair Generators at Lift Stations 2, 6 and 6A for an Approximate Cost of $3,000
    14. Approve Lease with Stew Hansen for Dump Truck/Plow/Spreader
    15. Approve Freedom Buildings to Repair Salt Hoop Building for $6,756.83
    16. Approve M3 Fabrication to Build an External Wire Cabinet for T1for the Amount of $1,450
    17. Approve Payment to Municipal Supply for Misc Water Supplies in the Amount of $2,105.40
    18. Approve Payment to SIEC for Mutual Aid Services in the Amount of $3,997.47
    19. Approve Payment to Shermco Industries for Emergency Call Out and Troubleshooting Services for September 28th Electric Outage in the Amount of $15,797.00
  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. Closed Session
    1. Closed Session Pursuant to Iowa Code §21.5(1)(j): to discuss the purchase or sale of particular real estate only where premature disclosure could be reasonably expected to increase the price the governmental body would have to pay for that property or reduce the price the governmental body would receive for that property.
  12. Adjournment