Meeting in special session, Monday, May 15, 2017 City Council adopted a resolution recessing to a closed session pursuant to Section 8(e) of the Michigan Open Meetings Act, to consult with its attorney regarding strategy in connection with specific pending litigation.

Meeting in regular session, Monday, May 15, 2017 City Council:

  • Heard a presentation by George Heartwell concerning Clean City Initiatives;
  • Heard a presentation by representatives of Dennis, Gartland & Niergarth, Traverse City, concerning Financial Statements and Report of Independent Certified Public Accountants as the annual audit of the City's fiscal year ended December 31, 2016;
  • Conducted a first reading of a proposed ordinance that would amend Appendix A of the Code of Ordinances, Zoning Ordinance Article II, Article VI, Article VII, Article XVI, Article XVII, Article XXIX and Article XXX;
  • Discussed possible revisions to City ordinances to regulate storage of trailers and boats;
  • Adopted a resolution that authorized contracting with Grand Traverse Construction, Traverse City, in the amount of $3,772,175 for wastewater treatment plant improvements; and
  • Adopted a resolution establishing dates and  locations for 2017 Ward and City Conventions.