Meeting in regular session, Monday, September 18, 2017 City Council:

  • Heard a presentation by Jason Hayes from the Mackinac Center for Public Policy concerning renewable energy;
  • Reappointed Eric Yetter, 840 Lindell Street, to the Planning Commission for a three-year term ending August 2020;
  • Further discussed the City's proposed 2018-2023 Capital Improvements Plan;
  • Adopted a resolution authorizing staff to purchase four sidewalk snow blower units;
  • Authorized staff to purchase a digger-derrick truck unit from Terex Utilities Inc., Watertown, SD, at a cost not to exceed $189,987;
  • Adopted a resolution authorizing the issuance of a non-exclusive franchise to CC VIII Operating, LLC dba Charter Communications, for continued provision of uniform video services within the City;
  • Adopted a resolution authorizing to recess to a closed session, pursuant to Section 8(a) of the Michigan Open Meetings Act, to consider a periodic personnel evaluation of the City Manager; and
  • Approved the City Manager's evaluation.