AGENDA: October 18, 2016

1. Call meeting to order at 7:00 P.M.

2. Pledge of Allegiance to the Flag (Coughlin).

3. Invocation by Rev. Eric Hines, Kentwood Baptist Church.

4. Roll Call: Artz, Brown, Coughlin, DeMaagd, Haas, Redmond and Mayor Kepley.

5. Approve agenda.

6. Acknowledge visitors and those wishing to speak to non-agenda items.

7. Consent agenda. (roll call vote)
    a. Receive and file minutes of the Committee of the Whole meeting held on October
        4, 2016.
    b. Receive and file minutes of the Parks and Recreation Commission meeting held
        on October 10, 2016.
    c. Approve purchase of seventeen ballistic vests from Armor Express.
    d. Approve contracts with Andy J. Egan Co. and Trane for mechanical and
        monitoring upgrades to the Justice Center sidewalk snowmelt system.
    e. City Payables.

8. Approve minutes of the regular City Commission Meeting held on October 4, 2016
    as distributed. (voice vote)

9. Presentations and Proclamations.

10. Communications and Petitions.

11. Public Hearings.
      a. Action Fabricators, Inc. Tax Abatement Application.
          i. Res. -16 to Approve an Application for an Industrial Facilities Exemption
             Certificate for Action Fabricators, Inc. located at 3760 E. Paris Ave. SE. (roll
             call vote)

12. Report of Standing Committees.

13. Other Committees.

14. Bids.
      a. Approve purchase of fifty-four trees from Schichtel’s Nursery, Inc. (voice vote)

15. Resolutions.

16. Ordinances.

17. Appointments and Resignations.

18. Bills.

19. Comments of Commissioners and Mayor.

20. Adjournment.

                                                                                                 Becky L. Schultz
                                                                                                 Deputy City Clerk