City of Metropolis City Council will meet May 13
City of Metropolis City Council will meet on Monday, May 13.
Here is the agenda provided by the council:
2.Pledge of Allegiance – please stand and remain standing through the prayer
4.Approval of minutes
Motion to accept/reject request for road closure on Lincoln Street from 5th to 3rd Street and usage of Lincoln Park on Thursday, June 20th from 10 am – 12:30 pm for the purpose of a Block Party hosted by Hope Unlimited Family Care Center
Motion to accept/reject road closure May 24th, 2019 from the North side of 6th Street on Market to the South side of 7th on Market from 5 pm – 8 pm for the purpose of an event provided by Sissy’s.
7.Corporate Counsel Report
Motion to suspend the rules and place an Ordinance Amending Title IX, Chapter 90, Animals, of the Code of Metropolis to Add a Section 90.12, Prohibition of Dogs and Other Animals Upon or Within Playground Areas and Playing Fields Within City Parks upon its passage
Adopt an Ordinance Amending Title IX, Chapter 90, Animals, of the Code of Metropolis to Add a Section 90.12, Prohibition of Dogs and Other Animals Upon or Within Playground Areas and Playing Fields Within City Parks
Motion to suspend the rules and place an Ordinance Amending Title VII, Traffic Code, Chapter 71, Traffic Schedules, Schedule II, Speed Regulations to reduce maximum allowable speed to 15 mph on 15th Street between Metropolis Street and Catherine Street.
Adopt an Ordinance Amending Title VII, Traffic Code, Chapter 71, Traffic Schedules, Schedule II Speed Regulations to reduce maximum allowable speed to 15 mph on 15th Street between Metropolis Street and Catherine Street of the Code of Metropolis
Adopt a motion to sell the property located at 406 W. 10th Street.
Reminder: Newly Elected Official Conference
Senate Bill 7: It’s here – the “Doobie” bill (www.ilga.gov; search by key word: enter “cannabis”; Click on the second entry: that is Amendment 1, Senate Bill 7)
Opioid Litigation Update
Water, Light and Street
Motion to accept/reject the purchase of 2 thrust ball bearings from Vandevanter Engineering (in the amount of $2,300) and to hire ACIX Inc. for the installation at the Wastewater Treatment Plant in the amount of $11,300 (total includes materials and labor)
Motion to accept/reject professional services agreement with PDC Laboratories for drinking water testing for the monitoring period of July 1, 2019 – June 30, 2020
Motion to accept/reject Pay Application #10 in the amount of $29,021.67 for the Water Treatment Plant Improvements
Motion to accept/reject the purchase of a new 120,000 btu heat and air unit for Happy Hearts in the amount of $6,400 (including labor)
Motion to authorize City to seek proposals for design professional/construction management of the swimming pool gutter replacement portion of the swimming pool rehabilitation and improvement project under the Professional Service Selection Act.
Payment of Salaries, Payroll, and Contract Bills
Payment of Miscellaneous Bills
Acquisition of Real estate
Sales, Lease, or Exchange of Real estate