Agenda: Collective Bargaining Negotiations On As Discussion Item, Been Closed Session Item For Months

December 20, 2019 at 6:00 PM
Broken Bow Library
626 South D Street, Broken Bow, NE


Meeting Procedure
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 December 20, 2019, which will include the following:
a. Approval of Minutes of December 10, 2019 Meeting
b. Approval of Bills as Posted

G. New Business:
a. Appointment of Park Board Member – Consideration of appointing Nikki Altig to the Park Board for a term ending February 2022.
b. Fireworks Request – Consideration of approving the use of fireworks in the Square at midnight on January 1, 2020.
c. Physician Medical Director Appointment – Consideration of appointing Dr. Katie Thompson as the Physician Medical Director for the EMS.
d. Public Hearing on Ordinance 1218, Amending Tobacco Codes – Consideration of opening a public hearing regarding Ordinance 1218, Amending Tobacco Codes.
e. Waive Three Readings of Ordinance 1218 – Consideration of waiving the three readings of Ordinance 1218.
f. Ordinance 1218, Amending Tobacco Codes – Consideration of approving Ordinance 1218, Amending Tobacco Codes.
g. Resolution 2019-34, Surplus Computers – Consideration of deeming the old computers
from the library as surplus.

H. Comments by Mayor and Council Members Concerning City Departments.

I. Discussion Items
a. Collective Bargaining Negotiations

J. Adjournment

The next City Council Meeting will be on Tuesday, January 14, 2020 at 6:00 pm at the Broken Bow Public Library.