Council meets tonight

The Webster City City Council will meet tonight at 5:30 p.m. at the Council Chambers.

Two motions on request from the Webster City Area Chamber of Commerce and Arts R Alive Committee are on the agenda.

The Webster City Area Chamber of Commerce is requesting closing Des Moines Street between Second Street and the Alley south of Second Street on June 23 from 7 p.m. to 10 p.m. for the Music in the Park Open Mic Event at First American State Bank Plaza.

Arts R Alive is requesting the closing of Seneca Street from Bank Street to Dubuque Street from Friday, July 29 to Friday, August 5 for street painting. The street painting is part of the Sculpture Event that will be held on August 3 and 4 in West Twin Park.

A resolution to approving Change Order No. 1, increase in contract amount of $12,850.60 to the East Second Street Utility Relocation Project (Phase 1 of the East Second Street Improvement Project) with McKiness Excavating, Inc., Mason City is on the agenda for possible approval.

A resolution authorizing the Mayor and City Clerk to enter into an agreement with EarthView Environmental Inc., Coralville, for services in connection with the Riverside Park Stormwater Wetland, an Urban Water Quality Demonstration Project, is on the agenda for possible approval.

A motion on request to purchase Toughbooks for the police department from Keltek, Inc., in the amount of $27,379.92 is on the agenda for possible council approval.

A resolution to accept and approve the Preliminary Plat of Brewer Creek Estates 5th Addition and the Preliminary Plat of Brewer Creek Estates 6th Addition are on the agenda for possible council approval.

A public hearing will be held at 5:45 p.m. concerning the Mayor and City Clerk’s authorization to enter into a five year agreement between the Iowa Department of Transportation and the City of Webster City for maintenance and repair of primary roads in municipalities.

The council may approve a number of appointments to different city boards, commissions, and committees which are as follows:

The appointment of one member to the Park and Recreation Advisory Commission for the term ending May 31, 2020 is on the agenda for possible approval.

The appointment of one member to the Park and Recreation Advisory Commission for the unexpired term ending May 31, 2019 is on the agenda for possible approval.

The appointment of one member to the Zoning Board of Adjustment for the term ending May 31, 2021 is on the agenda for possible approval.

The appointment of two members to the City Planning and Zoning Commission for the terms ending May 31, 2020 are on the agenda for possible approval.

The appointment of two members to the Wilson Brewer Historic Park Committee for the terms ending May 31, 2020 are on the agenda for possible approval.

The appointment of one member to the Traffic Study Committee for the term ending May 31, 2020 is on the agenda for possible approval.

The appointment of one member to the Airport Zoning Board of Adjustment for the term ending May 31, 2021 is on the agenda for possible approval.

A resolution to adopt the Employee Pay Plan for the 2016-2017 year is up for possible approval.

Council meets tonight

The Webster City City Council will meet tonight to hear a presentation by Baird Company concerning the Bond Purchase Agreement.

A resolution approving the Bond Purchase Agreement providing for the issuance of General Obligation Corporate Purpose Bonds, Series 2016A and providing for the levy of taxes to pay the same is on the agenda for council approval.

A request for a fireworks permit for the Webster City Chamber of Commerce for July 2, 2016 at the high school field is up for council approval.

The council will consider a request from Marty and Nathaniel Parkhill concerning their property at 1403 First St.

The resignation of Devin West from the Parks and Recreation Advisory Commission is on the agenda for possible approval.

The third reading of a proposed ordinance amending Chapters 141 and 198 of the Code of Ordinances of the City of Webster City, Iowa, 1996, pertaining to permit fees for the 2016, 2017, and 2018 is on the agenda.

A resolution setting the time and place for a public hearing to enter into a five year agreement between the Iowa Department of Transportation and the City of Webster City for maintenance and repair of primary roads in municipalities for June 20 at 5:45 p.m. is on the agenda for possible approval.

A resolution authorizing the Mayor and City Clerk to enter into Amendment Number One to the Water Quality Initiative Urban Conservation Demonstration Projects Grant Contract for the project, known as the Riverside Park Stormwater Wetlands, with the Iowa Department of Agriculture and Land Stewardship is up for possible council approval.

A resolution authorizing entering into Amendment Number Three to the Engineering Agreement with Snyder and Associates, Inc., Ankeny, for engineering services in connection with the East Second Street Improvement Project for the sidewalk installation along the West side of Superior Street is on the agenda for possible approval.

A resolution to approve the increase in contract amount of $54,510.10 to the East Second Street Improvement Project with Wick’s Construction, Inc., of Decorah, IA is on the agenda for possible approval.

A motion on a request by Snyder Engineering to change the staging on the East Second Street Improvement Project from three to two stages is on the board for possible council approval.

The council will also discuss the City Scene publication.