NC - Salisbury: Council Meeting Agenda

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Council Meeting Agenda

City of Salisbury North Carolina

COUNCIL MEETING AGENDA September 3, 2019 6:00 p.m.

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No. Item Description

1. Call to Order

2. Moment of Silence

3. Pledge of Allegiance

4. Welcome to the People s House

A reminder that City Hall exists for, of and by the people of our City and is inclusive of ALL Council and staff are here to SERVE YOU and to create

a welcoming, inclusive, safe, and thriving environment for ALL to enjoy as you live, work, play, volunteer, visit, learn and participate in decision making in our great City
Tagged Interests: council, Conservation, environment, and volunteer

5. Adopt the Agenda Adopt the Agenda for September 3, 2019.

6. Proclamations:

Tagged Interests: recognition

First Responders Day September 11, 2019 To recognize first responders for the service and sacrifices they make to protect our community.

Tagged Interests: recognition

7. Recognition Council to recognize the Rowan County Little League for winning the 2019 Little League Softball World Series.

Tagged Interests: recognition and council

8. Consent Agenda:

(a) Minutes Adopt Minutes of the Regular meeting of August 6, 2019.

(b) Set Public Hearing Project Team

Tagged Interests: hearing

Requestor(s): Salisbury Rowan EDC

Set a public hearing for September 17, 2019 regarding a 5 match totaling approximately 5,000 for a Building Reuse Grant from the State of North

Carolina to renovate an existing facility and create 19 new jobs.
Tagged Interests: grant, facility, hearing, jobs, and job creation

(c) Budget Ordinance Appropriation for Downtown Incentive Grants

Tagged Interests: funding, grant, ordinance, budget, downtown, and incentive

Requestor(s): Community Planning Services

Tagged Interests: planning and services

Adopt a budget ORDINANCE amendment to the FY2018-2019 budget in the amount of 230,633 to appropriate General Fund balance for Downtown Incentive

Grants awarded August 20, 2019.
Tagged Interests: grant, ordinance, budget, downtown, and incentive

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9. Public Comment. Public comment will begin following adoption of the Consent Agenda. The public sign-in sheet will remain open until the public

comment period ends.

10. Update City Park Lake Requester(s): Public Services and Parks Recreation

Tagged Interests: services, parks, Public Works, public works, and recreation

Council to receive an update on the City Park lake dredging project and consider awarding a contract to Dragonfly Pond Works in the amount of

218,385.45 for mechanical dredging services.
Tagged Interests: council, contract, services, and parks

Presenter(s): Landscape Architect Stephen Brown and Parks Director Nick Aceves

Tagged Interests: parks and buildings and grounds

11. Update Automatic Passenger Counting System

Requestor(s): Transit Director Rodney Harrison

Council to receive an update regarding an Automatic Passenger Counting (APC) system for Transit vehicles. Presenter(s):

Tagged Interests: council

Transit Director Rodney Harrison

12. Resolution Public Transportation Grant Applications

Tagged Interests: grant and transportation

Requestor(s): Transit Director Rodney Harrison

Council to consider adopting a RESOLUTION authorizing applications for North Carolina Department of Transportation Public Transportation grants

through state and federal programs.
Tagged Interests: grant, council, transportation, and program

Requestor(s): Transit Director Rodney Harrison

13 Transit Grant Application Requestor(s): Transit Director Rodney Harrison

Tagged Interests: grant

Council to consider authorizing Salisbury Transit to submit a grant application to the North Carolina Volkswagen Settlement Program to replace four

2004 buses with electric Light Transit Vehicles.
Tagged Interests: grant, council, Public Transit, program, electric, and settlement

Requestor(s): Transit Director Rodney Harrison

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14. City Attorney s Report.

Tagged Interests: legal

15. City Manager s Report.

Tagged Interests: administrator and manager

16. Announcements.

(a) Applications for the 2019-2020 Historic Preservation Incentive grants are now available. These matching grants are available on a competitive

basis for exterior projects on owner- occupied houses in one of Salisbury s four residential historic districts: North Main Street, Brooklyn South Square, West Square and Ellis Graded School. To receive an application or ask questions about eligibility please call 704-628- 5212. Applications are due by September 27, 2019.
Tagged Interests: grant, streets, historic, preservation, education, and incentive

(b) Brewbury Fest will be held in downtown Salisbury beginning with a craft beer crawl to participating businesses Friday, September 20 from 5:00

p.m. until 9:00 p.m. Brewbury Fest continues on Saturday, September 21 with a craft beer festival at the Historic Depot from 3:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m.
Tagged Interests: alcohol, business, historic, downtown, and festival

17. Council s Comments

Tagged Interests: council

18. Mayor Pro Tem s Comments

19. Mayor s Comments

20. Adjourn