Summary of Actions
SUMMARY OF ACTIONS
May 19, 2015
Budget Workshop. Council conducted a workshop and discussed the proposed five year vehicle replacement and street maintenance plans and potential capital improvement projects for possible inclusion in the proposed budget for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2016.
Introduction of New Police Officers. Police Chief Rick Wiley introduced Danielle Quinn and Ahmad Abu Soud who started with the City last week.
Code Enforcement Officers’ Appreciation Week. Mayor Hal Rose presented a proclamation to Building Official Tom Forbes proclaiming June 1–5, 2015 as Code Enforcement Officers’ Appreciation Week.
Consent Agenda. Council unanimously approved the following:
- The Regular City Council meeting minutes for Tuesday, May 5, 2015.
- Awarding the sign contract to Sign Access, Inc. in the amount of $19,899.39 for constructing a gateway sign (does not include landscaping, electrical, irrigation) at the intersection of Dairy Road and New Haven Avenue.
Fell Road Parkside Estates Final Plat Approval. Council unanimously approved the Fell Road Parkside Estates final plat.
City Employee Benefits for Plan Year August 1, 2015 to July 31, 2016. Council unanimously adopted Resolution No. 2015-10 approving the City’s employee health insurance plan provided by Health First Health Plans, the dental insurance plan provided by the Principal Financial Group, the life, disability and employee assistance plans provided by Standard Insurance Company, the vision plan provided by Advantica, the supplemental insurance plans provided by Colonial Life, and the health reimbursement arrangement and flexible spending account administration provided by Ameriflex.
Removal of Fats, Oils and Grease Accumulation in Digester #2 at the Wastewater Treatment Plant. Council unanimously approved the removal of fats, oils and grease accumulation in Digester #2 by Sweetwater Environmental, Inc. in the amount of $105,960.00.
Award of Bid for Construction of a new Public Works Building. Council unanimously awarded the construction bid in the amount of $1,338,175 to Don Facciobene, Inc. and authorized the City Manager to enter into a contract for the construction services.
Creation of New Deputy City Manager/Engineering Director Position. Council adopted, by a 6-1 vote with Council Member Bentley opposing, Resolution No. 2015-11 creating a new classification of Deputy City Manager/Director of Engineering.
For additional information on these matters, call the City Clerk’s office at 321-837-7774. City Council will meet again on Tuesday, June 2, 2015, after which this page will be updated.