Minutes of a City Council Meeting

Thursday, August 24, 2017, 3:00 PM

Steve Boss
Absent: None
Also present: Kathy Petersen

Mayor Wynne called the meeting to order.

  1. Minutes—Wynne moved, Badgett seconded, to approve minutes from a meeting held Aug. 10, 2017, all ayes.
  2. Claims--Wynne moved, Badgett seconded, to approve the report, all ayes.
  3. Treasurer’s Report—July 2017 report was presented.
  4. Roads Report—Wynne moved, Badgett seconded, to have dead Ash trees removed from Maharishi Center Avenue, all ayes.
  5. Consider Subdivision Approval—After discussion Wynne moved, Johnson seconded, to postpone considering a lot division in Devi Nagar Subdivision until the City confirms Devi Nagar Homeowners Association approves the division, all ayes except Badgett abstain.
  6. Local Options Sales Tax Election—The City Clerk reported the option to include a public measure to extend the local option sales and services tax from July 1, 2019 to June 30, 2029 in the November City election to save the expense of a special election. Johnson moved, Goldstein seconded to place on the November 7, 2017 City election ballot a public measure to impose local sales and services tax in the City at the rate of 1%, effective July 1, 2019 to June 30, 2029, with the revenues from the sales and services tax allocated in the City as in the current tax: 0% for property tax relief and 100% for any lawful purposes, including community betterment; all ayes.
  7. City Promotion—Discussion took place regarding attracting businesses and development.
  8. Other Business—None.

Mayor Wynne adjourned the meeting.

Robert G. Wynne, Mayor

Kathy Petersen, City Clerk

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