Metropolis City Council Agenda for May 9, 2016

 City Council AGENDA

Monday, May 9th, 2016  7:00 PM
City Hall Council Chambers

  1. Roll call
  1. Pledge of Allegiance – please stand and remain standing through the prayer
  1. Prayer
  1. Approval of minutes
  1. Citizen’s request
  1. Mayor’s Report
     Motion to accept/reject the purchase of a New Rhino T512 Bush Hog in the amount of $9,650.00 from Little Tractor

Motion to accept/reject road closure for the Superman Celebration beginning at 5 pm on Wednesday, June 8th and remain closed through 7 pm Sunday, June 12th – the streets included are Market Street from the Superman Statue through the alley between 8th and  9th Streets, on 7th Street blocking from the parking lot drive of the Fire Station to the backside of Hillebrand’s Automotive, on 8th Street, from the backside of the Fire Station area to the drive thru at (old) Banterra Bank

Reminder of Bulldog’s Spring Clean up Weeks for  the weeks of May 16 and May 23

  1. Corporate Counsel Report
  1. Committee Reports

Water, Light and Street Committee
Motion to accept/reject the purchase of 2 dehumidifiers for the Water Treatment Plant with Sylvane in the amount of $6,856.00

Motion to accept/reject proceeding on the task order for the Waste Water Treatment Plant Influent Screen on a Design- Build basis

Motion to accept/reject the purchase of an Energy Auditor from Anixter in the amount of $1,964.00 for the Light Department 

  1. Department Heads
  1. Old Business
  1. New Business
  1. Miscellaneous Reports
  1. Financial Report

Payment of Salaries, Payroll, and Contract Bills

Payment of Miscellaneous Bills

  1. Executive Session

Pending Litigation


Collective Bargaining

Acquisition of Real estate

Sales, Lease, or Exchange of Real estate

Threatened litigation


  1. Adjourn

Billy McDaniel, Mayor, City of Metropolis

Saturday, May 7th, Market Street Spring Fling 7 am – 3pm
Bulldog Spring Clean Up Weeks; Weeks of May 16th & May 23rd
Monday, May 30th, City Hall will be closed to observe Memorial Day