Council Agendas

GRAND FORKS CITY COUNCIL AGENDA
Tuesday, February 19, 2013 – 5:30 PM
Council Chambers

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.

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1. GENERAL BUSINESS

1.1 Welcome and Roll Call

1.2 Mayor's Announcement

2. AWARDS, PRESENTATIONS, APPOINTMENTS & PROCLAMATIONS


2.1 Legislative update.

2.2 Employee Recognition.

3. PUBLIC HEARINGS AND SECOND READINGS OF ORDINANCES

3.1 Public hearing and second reading of ordinance to amend zoning map to rezone and exclude from the Black Gold PUD (Planned Unit Development), Concept Development Plan and to include within the Black Gold PUD (Concept Development Plan, Amendment No 1, Black Gold First Addn. (staff report) (loc. at 4320 18th Ave. S.)

3.2 Public hearing and second reading of ordinance to amend the text of the Land Development Code, Chapter XVIII of the Grand Forks City Code of 1987, as amended, amending Article 3, Rules and Regulations, Section 18-0301, Signs, relating to permitted signs within a planned unit development.(staff report)

3.3 Public hearing and second reading of ordinance to repeal Section 9-0214 of the Grand Forks City Code relating to smoking in places of public assembly.


4 ACTION ITEMS

4.1 2013 HOME Program.

4.2 Redevelopment of City-owned vacant lot – 1516 Walnut Street.

4.3. Transient merchant license exemption for 2013 Grand Cities Art Fest Event.

4.4 Budget amendment for Fire Department (overtime re. training)

4.5 Budget amendment for Fire Department (purchase equipment).

4.6 Bid #2013-03 police interceptor utility and sedan package vehicles.

4.7 Cost Participation, Construction and Maintenance Agreement for Project No.6882 – South 20th Street Shared Use Path, Federal Project No. TEU-6-986(111)115.

4.8 Consideration of bids for Project No. 6932, 2013 Sanitary Sewer/ Watermain Repairs and Project No. 6933 – 2013 Storm Sewer Repairs.

4.8.1 Create special assessment district for Project No. 6890, Dist. 481, Sanitary Lift Station No. 43.

4.9 Engineering Agreement for water tower riser pipe repairs – north end and Menard’s .

4.10 Public Works Department Street Division, 2013 salt and sand for ice control.

4.11 Wastewater forcemain casing and carrier rehabilitation project.

4.12 Sole source purchase for fire department of 2 chemical detectors and 1 detection HazMatID upgrade .

4.13 Request from Pribula Engineering on behalf of HDD, Inc. for final approval (fast track) of plat of Perkins Thirteenth Resubdiv. (loc. at S. Columbia Road and 40th Ave. S.)

4.14 Request from CPS, Ltd. on behalf of Deacon’s Development, LLP and Grand Forks Park District for final approval (fast track) of Replat of Lot 18, Blk. 1, Zavoral’s First Addn. (loc. at S. 14th St. and 55th Ave. S.)

4.15 Request from Planning Dept. on behalf of City of Grand Forks, ND for approval of ordinance to amend text of the Land Development Code, Chapter XVIII of the Grand Forks City Code of 1987, as amended, amending Section 18-0302 Off Street Parking and Loading, re. changes to Multi-Family Parking Ratios.

4.16 Request from CPS, Ltd. on behalf of Useldinger Properties, LLC for preliminary approval of plat of Southern Estates Eighth Resubdiv. (loc. south of 40th Ave. S. and west of Columbia Road)

4.17 Request from CPS, Ltd. on behalf of Useldinger Properties, LLC for approval of ordinance to amend zoning map to rezone and exclude from A-2 (Agricultural Urban Reserve) Dist. and to include within JR’s PUD (Planned Unit Development), Concept Development Plan, all of Southern Estates Eighth Addn.(loc. south of 40th Ave. S. and west of Columbia Rd)

4.18 Request from CPS, Ltd. on behalf of Grand Forks Park District etal., for preliminary approval of plat of Kiwanis Park Resubdiv. (loc. at Ruemmele Road and 40th Ave. S.)

4.19 Request from CPS, Ltd. on behalf of Grand Forks Park District etal., for approval of ordinance to amend zoning map to rezone and exclude from Greenberg PUD (Planned Unit Development) Concept Development Plan, Amendment No. 2 and to include within the Greenberg PUD (Planned Unit Development), Concept Development Plan, Amendment No. 3, all of Kiwanis Park Resubdiv. (loc. at Ruemmele Road and 40th Ave. S.)

4.20 Request from Useldinger Properties, LLC for approval of ordinance to annex all of Southern Estates Eighth Rubdiv. and all those lands within Kiwanis Park Resubdiv. not previously annexed (loc. south of 40th Ave. S. and west of Columbia Rd.)

4.21 Request from CPS, Ltd. on behalf of Northridge Investments, LLC for preliminary approval of Replat of Lots 1 and 2, Blk. 1, TJ’s Second Addn. (loc. at Cherry St. and 55th Ave. S.)

4.22 Request from CPS, Ltd. on behalf of Northridge Investments, LLC for approval of ordinance to amend zoning map to rezone and exclude from the A-2 (Agricultural Urban Reserve) and to include within the MAC Lander PUD (Planned Unit Development), Concept Development Plan, all of TJ’s Second Addn. (loc. at Cherry St. and 55th Ave. S.)

4.23 Request from Northridge Investments, LLC for approval of ordinance to annex Lots 1 and 2, Blk. 1, TJ’s Second Addn. (loc. at Cherry St. and 55th Ave. S.)

4.24 Request from AE2S on behalf of Enclave Companies for preliminary approval of plat of Cottage Homes Second Resudiv. (loc. between 40th Ave. S. and 44th Ave. S. at Pioneer Drive)

4.25 Request from AE2S on behalf of Enclave Companies for approval of an ordinance to amend the zoning map to rezone and exclude from the Cottage Homes PUD (Planned Unit Development), Concept Development Plan and to include within the Cottage Homes PUD (Planned Unit Development), Concept Development Plan, Amendment No. 1, all of Cottage Homes Second Resubdiv. (loc. at 40th Ave. S., 44th Ave. S. and Pioneer Drive)

4.26 Request from Mike Opp on behalf of Jim Hansen for approval of an ordinance to amend the zoning map to rezone and exclude from the Columbia Park South PUD (Planned Unit Development), Concept Development Plan, Amendment No. 1 and to include within the Columbia Park South PUD (Planned Unit Development) Concept Development Plan, Amendment No. 2, Lots 6 and 7, Blk. 1, Columbia Park 25th Resubdiv. (loc. at S. 20th St. and 36th Ave. S.)

4.27 Request from AE2S on behalf of Desoto Associates for preliminary approval of plat of Desoto Second Addn. (loc. between S. 15th St. and S. 20th St. on 36th Ave. S.)

4.28 Request from AE2S on behalf of Desoto Associates for approval of ordinance to amend the zoning map to rezone and exclude from B-3 (General Business) Dist. and to include within the Desoto PUD (Planned unit Development), Concept Development Plan, all of Lot 1, Blk. 1, Lots 1 and 2, Blk. 2 and Lots 1, 2 and 3, Blk. 3, Desoto Second Addn. and unplatted lands north thereof (loc. at intersection of S. 20th St. and 36th Ave.S.)

4.29 Request from Grand Forks Planning staff for approval of ordinance relating to Comprehensive Plan, amending Chapter XVIII, Article 9, Comprehensive Plan, Section 18-0802, Elements of the Grand Forks City Code of 1987, as amended, pertaining to Year 2040 Land Use Plan (Amendment No. 2 – Change to 1.2% Growth Rate).

5. INFORMATION ITEMS

5.1 Portfolio Management/Summary as of January 31, 2013.

6. CITIZEN REQUEST

7. APPROVAL OF MINUTES AND BILLS:

7.1 Vendor List.

7.2 Minutes – January 22 and February 4, 2013.

8. CITY ADMINISTRATOR COMMENTS

9. MAYOR AND COUNCIL MEMBER COMMENTS

10. ADJOURNMENT