CITY OF BROKEN BOW
CITY COUNCIL AGENDA
November 26, 2019 at 10:00 AM
Broken Bow Library
626 South D Street, Broken Bow, NE
The Public may address specific agenda items at the pleasure of the Mayor. Please come to the podium, state your name and address, and limit your remarks to five minutes or less. Out of respect to City employees, we request that any complaints or criticisms of employees not be aired in a public meeting. Concerns about employees should be brought to the attention of the City Administrator or Mayor. An individual in violation will be declared out of order.
A. Call to Order
B. Open Meetings Act: This is an open meeting of the Broken Bow City Council. The City of Broken Bow abides by the Open Meetings Act in conducting business. A copy of the Open Meetings Act is displayed in this room as required by law.
C. Roll Call
D. Pledge of Allegiance
E. Submittal of Requests for Future Items: Individuals who have appropriate items for City Council consideration should complete the Request for Future Agenda Items. If the issue can be handled administratively without Council action, notification will be provided. If the item is scheduled for a meeting or study session, notification of the date will be given.
F. Consent Agenda: Consideration of approving the consent agenda items for November 26, 2019, which will include the following:
a. Approval of Minutes of November 12, 2019 Meeting
b. Approval of Bills as Posted
c. Approval of October Treasurer Report
G. Discussion Items:
a. City Treasurer/Accounting Manager Position
H. Unfinished Business:
a. Public Hearing on Ordinance 1216, Amending Section 93.06 Abandonment, Neglect &
Mistreatment – Consideration of opening a public hearing on Ordinance 1216, Amending Section 93.06 Abandonment, Neglect & Mistreatment.
b. Waive Two Readings of Ordinance 1216, Amending Section 93.06 Abandonment,
Neglect & Mistreatment – Consideration of waiving the two readings of Ordinance 1216.
c. Ordinance 1216, Amending Section 93.06 Abandonment, Neglect & Mistreatment –
Consideration of approving Ordinance 1216, Amending Section 93.06 Abandonment,
Neglect & Mistreatment.
I. New Business:
a. Addition of Voluntary Payroll Deduction – Consideration of allowing Colonial Life benefits as a voluntary payroll deduction.
b. Appointment of Interim City Treasurer – Consideration of appointing Stephanie Wright as the Interim City Treasurer.
c. Resolution 2019-29, Utility Assessment – Consideration of approving the utility assessment for 1423 South G Street.
d. Resolution 2019-30, Utility Assessment – Consideration of approving the utility assessment for 1422 South F Street.
J. Comments by Mayor and Council Members Concerning City Departments.
K. Closed Session – Consideration of entering closed session for the purpose of discussing potential litigation.
L. Closed Session – Consideration of entering closed session for the purpose of a strategy session regarding collective bargaining.
November 28 – Thanksgiving – City Offices Closed
November 29 – Thanksgiving Holiday – Offices Closed
December 2 – Parade of Lights
December 4 – Planning Commission Meeting at Noon @ Municipal Building
December 9 – Board of Public Works Meeting at 12:30 pm @ Municipal Building
December 9 – Park Board Meeting at 5:10 pm @ Municipal Building
The next City Council Meeting will be on Tuesday, December 10, 2019 at 6:00 pm at the Broken Bow Public Library