GRAND FORKS CITY COUNCIL AGENDA
Monday, September 15, 2014 – 6:00 p.m.
Notice is hereby given that the Grand Forks City Council will meet on the above date and time, in the City Council Chambers, 255 North Fourth Street, Grand Forks, North Dakota. Persons with disabilities who may need assistance should contact the ADA coordinator at
least 24 hours prior to this meeting at 746-2665.
If you would like to address the City Council during one of its public hearings, or bring to the attention of the Mayor and City Council an item not otherwise on the agenda, please fill out a speaker card in advance and give it to the city’s public information staff person.
- GENERAL BUSINESS
- Welcome and Roll Call
1.2 Mayor's Announcement
2. AWARDS, PRESENTATIONS, APPOINTMENTS & PROCLAMATIONS
2.1 Employee recognition.
3. PUBLIC HEARINGS AND SECOND READINGS OF ORDINANCES
3.0 Memorandum of Understanding – Public Arts Commission.
3.1 Public hearing on amendment to the 2014 Annual Action Plan for Red
River Valley Habitat for Humanity.
3.2 Public hearing on final budget for fiscal year beginning January 1,
2015 and ending December 31, 2015 and second reading of ordinance
approving the Annual Appropriation Bill for 2015 and adopt 2015 fee
schedule by resolution.
4 ACTION ITEMS
4.2 Appointment to Grand Forks Library Board.
4.3 Resolution directing Special Assessment Commission to assess special
assessments on an estimated cost basis.
4.4 Approve election officials for General Election on November 4, 2014.
4.5 Application for transfer of Class 4 (Food and Beverage Establishment) and
Class 12 (Sunday Sales) license at 22 S. 3rd Street (Sander’s 1907 to Sanders
322 DeMers, LLC)
4.6 Request from Accurate Engisurv on behalf of O’Reilly’s Automotive and
3200 Gateway, LLC for final approval (fast truck) of the Plat of O’Reilly’s
Resubdivision to the city of Grand Forks, ND (loc. at the 3100 blk. of
4.7 Request from Scott Dusterhoft on behalf of The Grove for final approval
(fast track) of the Plat of Dusterhoft Resubdivision to the city of Grand
Forks, ND (loc. in the 700 blk. of S. 43rd Street)
4.8 Request from Widseth Smith Nolting and Associates on behalf of Steven and
Jody Ralph/David and Laura Frisch for final approval (fast track)f of the
Replat of Lots 4, 6, 8 and the north 33 ft. of Lot 10, Block 2, Hubert’s
Addition to the city of Grand Forks, ND (loc. at S. 5th Street and Woodland
4.9 Request from AE2S on behalf of Northern Plains Nitrogen, LLC for
preliminary approval of the Plat of Northern Plains Nitrogen Addition to
the city of Grand Forks, ND (loc. at intersection of North 55th Street and 54th
4.10 Request from AE2S on behalf of Northern Plains Nitrogen, LLC for
preliminary approval of an ordinance to amend the zoning map to remove
and exclude from the A-1 (Agricultural Preservation) District and to include
within the Northern Plains Nitrogen PUD (Planned Unit Development),
Concept Development Plan to the city of Grand Forks, ND (loc. at
intersection of N. 55th Street and 54th Avenue N.)
4.11 Request from AE2S on behalf of Northern Plains Nitrogen, LLC for
approval of an ordinance to annex all of Northern Plains Nitrogen Addition
to the city of Grand Forks, ND (loc. at intersection of N. 55th Street and
54th Avenue N.)
4.11a Fertilizer Training
4.11b Ammonia Overview
5. INFORMATION ITEMS
5.1 Investment Portfolio Summary as of August 31, 2014.
6. CITIZEN REQUEST
7. APPROVAL OF MINUTES AND BILLS:
7.1 Vendor List
8. CITY ADMINISTRATOR COMMENTS
9. MAYOR AND COUNCIL MEMBER COMMENTS