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: In accordance with Section 84-1412 of the Nebraska Revised Statutes, a current copy of the Open Meetings Act is available and is posted for review by all citizens.
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 October 27, 2020, which will include the following:
a. Approval of Minutes of October 13, 2020 Meeting
b. Approval of Bills as Posted
c. Approval of September Treasurer Report
G. Discussion Items:
H. Unfinished Business:
a. Public Hearing on Ordinance 1232, Water Rates – Consideration of opening a public
hearing on Ordinance 1232, Water Rates.
b. Ordinance 1232, Water Rates – Consideration of approving Ordinance 1232, Water Rates.
c. Public Hearing on Ordinance 1233, Sewer Rates – Consideration of opening a public
hearing on Ordinance 1233, Sewer Rates.
d. Ordinance 1233, Sewer Rates – Consideration of approving Ordinance 1233, Sewer
I. New Business:
a. JEO Agreement for Design & Bidding for Memorial Drive Project – Consideration of
approving the JEO Agreement for design & bidding for Memorial Drive Project.
b. Mid-States Engineering Agreement – Consideration of approving the agreement with MidStates Engineering for a geotechnical investigation.
c. JEO Amendment Number 1 for a Traffic Count Study for Memorial Drive Project – Consideration of approving amendment number 1 for a traffic count study for the Memorial Drive Project.
The next City Council Meeting will be on Tuesday, November 10, 2020 @ 6:00 pm.
November 2 – Park Board Meeting at 5:10 pm @ Municipal Building
November 9 – Board of Public Works Meeting at 12:30 pm @ Municipal Building
November 11 – Offices Closed – Veterans Day
The Council will review the above matters and take such action as they deem appropriate. The Council may enter into closed session to discuss any matter on this agenda when it is determined by the Council that it is clearly necessary for protection of the public interest or the prevention of needless injury to the reputation of any individual and if such individual has not requested a public meeting, or as otherwise allowed by law. Any closed session shall be limited to the subject matter for which the closed session was classed. If the motion to close passes, immediately prior to the closed session the Mayor shall restate on the record the limitation of the subject matter of the closed session.