Meeting in regular session, Monday, November 20, 2017 City Council:

  • Conducted a public hearing to receive comments concerning a proposed special-assessment roll that would spread costs of downtown-area programs and services during 2018, as requested by the Downtown Management Board;
  • Conducted a public hearing to receive comments concerning the City's proposed 2018 Annual Budget and the property-tax millage rates and appropriations as recommended for the 2018 fiscal year;
  • Adopted a resolution confirming the proposed special-assessment roll;
  • Adopted a resolution approving the 2018 Annual Budget;
  • Postponed action on possible adoption of a proposed ordinance that would amend Appendix A of the Petoskey Code of Ordinances, Zoning Ordinance Article II, Article VI, Article VII, Article XVI, Article XVII, Article XXIX and Article XXX;
  • Adopted a resolution confirming that the Petoskey Regional Chamber of Commerce is a local-not-for-profit organization;
  • Adopted a resolution approving an application submitted to the Michigan Liquor Control Commission by Great Lakes Center for the Arts, 800 Bay Harbor Drive, for a new Resort Economic Development Class C and Specially Designated Merchant (SDM) License at 800 Bay Harbor Drive;
  • Adopted a resolution authorizing to contract with Dunkel Excavating Services, Petoskey, to perform necessary repairs and restoration of identified shoreline near Bayfront Park facilities and the Little Traverse Wheelway;
  • Authorized the City Manager to execute the 2017 Jaws of Life Agreement between Emmet County and City of Petoskey;
  • Adopted a Social Media Policy; and
  • Recessed to closed session, pursuant to Section 8(h) of the Michigan Open Meetings Act, to consider material exempt from disclosure.