Agenda: New Council Member Could Be Sworn In At Tonight’s City Council Meeting

February 11, 2020 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 February 11,
2020, which will include the following:
a. Approval of Minutes of January 28, 2020 Meeting
b. Approval of Bills as Posted
c. Approval of Fire Department Roster
d. Approval of Ambulance Service Roster

G. Other Communications
a. Gambling Awareness Proclamation
b. JEO Project Status Report

H. Discussion Items
a. Blight & Substandard Study
b. Memorial DriveProject 

I. New Business:
a. East Ward City Councilmember Appointment – Consideration of approving the appointment for the vacant position of East Ward City Councilmember.
b. Swear In New East Ward Councilmember
c. Engineer Appointment – Consideration of appointing JEO Consulting Group as the City Engineer for 2020.
d. Website Update – Consideration of approving the cost estimate for updating the City of Broken Bow website.

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

K. Public Comment Period: The Mayor and Council will hear comments about any items not on the agenda. Every person speaking during the meeting shall come to the podium and state his or her name and postal address. The Mayor and Council will listen to comments but will not take action at this meeting. In order to assure appropriate communication, persons are asked to limit any comments to five minutes.

L. Adjournment

The next City Council Meeting will be on Tuesday, February 25, 2020 at 6:00 pm at the Broken Bow Public Library.

Upcoming Events
 February 17 – City Offices Closed for Presidents’ Day
 February 24 – Board of Public Works Meeting at 12:30 pm at Municipal Building