April 9, 2015 Commission Meeting – 7:30

CITY COMMISSION MEETING
AGENDA
City Hall
110 N.W. 1st Avenue

APRIL 9, 2015                        CLICK FOR AGENDA PACKET                                        7:30 PM
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CALL TO ORDER: MAYOR SUE WELLER

INVOCATION:

PLEDGE OF ALLEGIANCE: MAYOR SUE WELLER

ROLL CALL: JENNY L. PARHAM, CITY CLERK

APPROVAL OF AGENDA

APPROVAL OF MINUTES: MARCH 26, 2015 MINUTES

UNFINISHED BUSINESS

1. CONSIDER ORDINANCE 2015-03, AN ORDINANCE AMENDING CHAPTER 10 “ALCOHOLIC BEVERAGES” OF THE HIGH SPRINGS CODE OF ORDINANCES; LIFTING RESTRICTION ON TYPE OF ALCOHOL FOR SUNDAY ON-PREMISES CONSUMPTION; PROVIDING FOR SEVERABILITY; PROVIDING FOR AN EFFECTIVE DATE; AND PROVIDING FOR CODIFICATION.

A. MAYOR OPENS PUBLIC HEARING FOR PUBLIC INPUT.
B. MAYOR CLOSES PUBLIC HEARING.
C. DISCUSSION AND CONSIDERATION IN PASSING OF ORDINANCE 2015-03
ON SECOND AND FINAL READING.

2. DISCUSS AND DETERMINE THE POLICY FOR SUSPENDING SOLID WASTE COLLECTION FEES.

CITIZEN REQUESTS AND COMMENTS – FOR ISSUES NOT ON AGENDA (PLEASE STATE
NAME FOR THE RECORD – LIMIT COMMENTS TO 5 MINUTES)
NEW BUSINESS

1. CONSIDER RESOLUTION 2015-B, A RESOLUTION OF THE CITY COMMISSION OF THE CITY OF HIGH SPRINGS, FLORIDA ADOPTING A POLICY RELATING TO THE EMPLOYMENT OF SMALL, WOMEN OWNED AND MINORITY BUSINESSES FOR USE
IN ADMINISTERING COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT BLOCK GRANTS; ADOPTING A POLICY RELATING TO THE EMPLOYMENT OF MINORITIES BY THE CITY OF HIGH
SPRINGS; PROVIDING DEFINITIONS; DEFINING AN ACTION PLAN; AND PROVIDING AN EFFECTIVE DATE.

2. DISCUSS CURRENT NOISE ORDINANCE AND CONSIDER DIRECTION TO STAFF.

3. CONSIDER AWARDING BID TO REROOF WATER PLANT BUILDING.

4. CONSIDER PURCHASE OF NEW HANDHELD WATER METER READING DEVICES.

5. DISCUSSION, UPDATE AND VOTE ON HIGH SPRINGS FARMERS MARKET BIDS.

6. DISCUSSION AND VOTE REGARDING NORTHEND’S OFFER OF JUDGMENT IN NORTHEND HOMELAND, LLC V. CITY OF HIGH SPRINGS.

7. DISCUSSION AND VOTE REGARDING POTENTIAL OFFER OF JUDGMENT FROM CITY IN NORTHEND HOMELAND, LLC V. CITY OF HIGH SPRINGS.

8. DISCUSSION AND VOTE ON FUNDING FOR COMMUNICATION EQUIPMENT FOR DISPATCH OPERATIONS.

CITY ATTORNEY REPORT/UPDATE

CITY MANAGER REPORT/UPDATE

COMMENTS AND CONCERNS:

1. COMMISSIONERS
2. MAYOR

MOTION TO ADJOURN

PLEASE NOTE: PURSUANT TO SECTION 286.0105, FLORIDA STATUTES, IF A PERSON DECIDES TO APPEAL
ANY DECISION MADE BY THE CITY COMMISSION WITH RESPECT TO ANY MATTER CONSIDERED DURING
THIS MEETING, HE OR SHE WILL NEED TO ENSURE THAT A VERBATIM RECORD OF THE PROCEEDINGS IS
MADE, WHICH RECORD INCLUDES THE TESTIMONY AND EVIDENCE UPON WHICH THE APPEAL IS TO BE
BASED. IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE AMERICANS WITH DISABILITIES ACT, A PERSON WITH DISABILITIES
NEEDING ANY SPECIAL ACCOMMODATIONS TO PARTICIPATE IN CITY COMMISSION MEETINGS, SHOULD
CONTACT THE OFFICE OF THE CITY CLERK, 110 N.W. 1ST AVENUE, HIGH SPRINGS, FLORIDA 32643,
TELEPHONE (386)454-1416.