Monday, October 03, 2011


Tour of JAMIL Facility

1420 Industrial Drive

5:30 - 6:30 pm


Meetings of Standing Committees

Council Conference Room

6:45 P.M.




 7:00 P.M.



1.  Call to Order


2.  Pledge of Allegiance


3.  Roll Call all present


4.  Approval of the Minutes of the Regular Meeting of September 19, 2011



Clerk Block read the following appeal and petition;

5.  Petitions, Communications, Remonstrance and Memorials


Appeal No. 2011-39      Use Variance to allow a gas station on C-3 zoned property – 302 S. Main Street


Petition NO. 2011-23    Amend the PUD for Heritage Square in the  northeast area of Gumwood Rd and SR23.


6.   Report of Special Committee  none


Clerk Block read the following proposed ordinances and assigned to committee;

7.   Ordinances on First Reading


P.O. NO. 2011-26        Approving and Authorizing the Issuance of Bonds related to the construction and equipping of a new Fire Station and other related matters

                             (Assigned to Budget and Finance Committee)


Clerk Block added the following proposed ordinance;


     P.O. NO. 2011-27        Proposed Evergreen Amendments to existing Collective Bargaining Ordinance Amending Ord 1666

                             (Assigned to Personnel Committee)



8._ _Resolutions  none


Clerk Block read the following proposed ordinances and opened the public hearing;


9.   Ordinances on Second Reading


P.O. NO. 2011-20        Annex and Zone R-1 Single Family – located

The vote will be at the      within the northwest corner of Harrison Rd

Oct. 17th meeting        and Bennington Dr for a New Municipal Fire Station

                        No Vote


P.O. NO. 2011-21        Rezone from I-1 Light Industrial to R-1

Passed 9 to 0           single family residential – 421 & 413 N

Ordinance NO 5317       Cedar St (SW Alice St & N Cedar St)

                   (Assigned to Land Use Planning Committee)


P.O. NO. 2011-23        Rezone from C-1 General Commercial to C-3

Passed 9 to 0           City Center Commercial – East of Main St N

Ordinance NO 5318       of the St. Joseph River

(Assigned to Land Use Planning Committee)


P.O. NO. 2011-24        Rezone from I-1 Light Industrial & I-2 Heavy

Passed 9 to 0           Industrial to C-3 City Center Commercial –

Ordinance NO 5319       Various Properties between N. Mill St, N. West St, & W Front St, W First St

(Assigned to Land Use Planning Committee)


P.O. NO. 2011-25        Transfer Funds – Fire Dept - $68,000.00

Passed 9 to 0           (Assigned to Budget and Finance Committee)

Ordinance NO. 5320


10.  Privilege of the Floor – Non-Agenda Items  none


Clerk Block opened the public hearing on the following resolution;


11.  Unfinished Business


R2011-10                Use Variance to allow more than 2 tenants

Passed 9 to 0           1753 E. 12th Street


12.  New Business


Woody Emmons’s Neighborhood Meeting October 20th St. Bavo’s School 7:00 pm Captain Ruppert is the guest speaker speaking on Fraud


Ross Deal’s Neighborhood Meeting October 19th Twin Branch School 7:00 pm the

speaker to be announced


13.  Adjournment 7:50pm


At this time I know of no other business to come before the Council.

Deborah S. Block, MMC, City Clerk  


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