Belle Plaine, Iowa
November 15, 2010
The regular meeting of the Belle Plaine City Council met on November 15, 2010 at 6:00 p.m. in the city council chambers with Mayor Jim Daily presiding. Present: Marv DeRycke, Harold Ealy, James Kurovski, Garrison Reekers. Also present City Attorney Jennifer Zahradnik and City Administrator Bill Daily. Absent: Craig Van Scoyoc.
Motion by Ealy to approve the amended consent agenda consisting of November 1st council minutes, bills @ $59,801.16, and the receiving/filing of minutes from the Airport Commission-September 2nd, second by DeRycke. On roll call all voted aye. Motion carried.
Mayor Jim Daily gave the oath of office to newly elected 3rd Ward Councilman James Kurovski.
Motion by DeRycke to approve the renewal of Class E Liquor, Carryout Wine & Beer and Sunday Sales for Grieder Beverage Depot, second by Ealy. On roll call all voted aye. Motion carried.
Motion by Ealy to approve Resolution #10-11-2 Transfer of Funds, second by Kurovski. On roll call all voted aye. Motion carried.
Reading of Ordinance #10-6 Yard Waste Site: Scratched
Resolution #10-11-3 Yard Waste User Fee: Scratched
Motion by DeRycke to approve the final payment of $4,997.47 to Garling construction for the Aquatic Center, second by Ealy. On roll call all voted aye. Motion carried.
Lane Rigler – Water Bill Adjustment at 712 12th Street: City Administrator explained that Lane Rigler had asked for a water bill adjustment because the water had not gone down the sewer. Rigler said he had a leak in the basement but the basement drain was plugged, therefore he had to pump the water outside. Motion by Ealy stated Rigler would be granted a onetime only water bill adjustment, second by Kurovski. On roll call all voted aye. Motion carried.
Motion by Ealy to reappoint Curtis Brown to a 3 year term on the Airport Commission until January 2014, second by Reekers. On roll call all voted aye. Motion carried.
Chief Kris Hudson gave the monthly police department report.
Sue Riherd, Belle Plaine Community Development Corporation Board Member, gave the monthly report.
The next Committee of the Whole will be December 20th at 5:00 p.m.
City Administrator’s Report:
Bill stated the Downtown Revitalization Project continues to move forward. One easement remains to be received. There will be public meetings held the first part of December.
Correspondence: Mayor Daily read a letter from Mediacom informing the city that 2 channels will be dropped.
Old Business: None
Motion by Kurovski to adjourn the meeting, second by Ealy. On roll call all voted aye. Meeting adjourned at 6:23 p.m.
James R. Daily, Mayor
Kaye Buch, MMC
Category: Council Minutes