Minutes

The City Council of the City of North Mankato meets the first and third Mondays of every month at 7 p.m. in the Council Chambers of the North Mankato Municipal Building. These meetings are taped and played on CCTV – Channel 12 – on Tuesday and Thursday at 6 p.m. the week of the meeting.

July 7, 2014  Ord. No, 58, Fourth Series, Amending North Mankato City Code, Title XI, Business Regulations, Chapter 110 Genral Business Regulations and Licensing, Section 110.22 Tobacco, Res. No. 45-14 Awarding the Sale of General Obligation Bonds Series 2014A to Sterne, Agee & Leach, Inc. for the net interest cost of $659, 814.53 and a true interest rate of $2.6712481%, Purchase of Otto Carts approved, Property and Casualty Insurance Renewal and Workers' Compensation Renewal, 2013 Comprehensive Annual Financial Report.

June 16, 2014  Res. No. 37-14 Vacating Street Right-of-Way on Howard Drive, motion carried. Resolution Vacating Utility Easements-Northport No. 17, Motion carried. Res. No. 38-14 Awarding Bid for Project No. 13-02AC, Roe Crest-Noretta-Belgrade Ravine and "Old" Belgrade Avenue.  Res. No. 39-14 Approving and Authorizing Execution of a Declaration of Official Intent of the city under the Reimbursement Bond Regulations of the Internal Revenue Service. Set Public Hearing for 7 p.m. on Monday, July 7, 2014 to consider Amendment to City Code, Chapter 110.

June 2, 2014 Set Public Hearing for 7:00 pm on Monday, June 16, 2014 for Vacation of Utility Easements

May 19, 2014  Res. No. 30-14 Concurring with Nicollet County Resolution Revoking a Portion of County State Aid Highway No. 13, Res. No 31-14 Establishing Municipal State Aid Street, Res. No. 32-14 Dedicating that Part of Lot 1, Block 1, Nilson's Addition, Government Lot 1 of Section 11 and Government Lot 4 of Section 12, all in Township 108 North, Range 27 West, Nicollet County, MN, Z-2-14, Rezoning of Property, Addressed as 1610 LorRay Drive from Transitional Unzoned District (TUD) to R-3, Limited Multiple Dwelling. 

May 5, 2014 Amendment to the HUD Consolidated Plan passed, Community Development Block Grant Program Action Plan 2014-2015 approved, Ord. No. 57, Fourth Series, Amending North Mankato City Code, Title XV, Land Usage, Chapter 155, Subdivision Regulations passed, Adoption of Res. No. 25-14 Approving Plans and Specifications and Ordering Advertisement for Bids for Project No. 13-02AC, Roe Cres-Noretta-Belgrade Ravine and Old Belgrade Avenue Improvements passed.

April 21, 2014 Public Hearing set to Amend City Code Chapter 155, Subdivision Regulations for 7 p.m. on Monday, May 5, 2014, Public Hearing to Amend HUD Consolidated Plan for 7 p.m. on Monday, May 5, 2014, Public Hearing to Approve 2014-2015 Community Development Block Grant Program Action Plan for 7 p.m. on Monday, May 5, 2014.

April 7, 2014  Improvement Hearing for Projet No. 13-02AC Roe Crest-Noretta-Belgrade Ravine and Belgrade Avenue Improvements, Quote approval for Municipal Building Roof Replacement and HVAC Units, Res, No. 20-14 Authorizing City Administrator to execute a Contract with West Central Sanitation, Inc., Approved construction of the field accessories and concession building at Caswell North Soccer Complex, North Mankato Police Department 2013 End of Year Report.

March 3, 2014 Adoption of Res. No. 15-14 Accepting Feasibility Report and Orderin Improvement Hearing for 7pm on Monday, April 7, 2014 for Project No. 13-02AC, Roe Crest-Noretta-Belgrade Ravine Improvements. Res. No. 16-14 Vacating and Rescinding Zoning Code Variances at 400 Wall Street. 

February 18, 2014 Public Hearing-Amendment to City Code, Chapter 32 Entitled "Departments, Boards and Commissions," Specifically Section32.30 Port Authority Commission. Adoption of Ord. No. 54 Fourth Series. Amendment to City Code, Chapter 110 Entitled General Business Regulations and Licensing, Specifically Section 110.22 Tobacco-decision was made to wait until after theState Legislature acts concerning E-Cigaretts. Adoption of Ord. 55, Fourth Series, Rezoning Part o Government Lot 7, Section 7-108-26. 

February 3, 2014 Set Public Hearing for 7 p.m. on Tuesday, February 18, 2014 to Consider E-Cigarette Ordinances

January 21, 2014 Consider amendments to R-3, R-4 and CBD sections of the zoning code, Amendments to R-3, R-4 and CBD sections of the zoning code passed, Public hearing set for 7 p.m. on Tuesday, February 18, 2014 for Revision of City Code, Section 32.30 Port Authority Commission.

January 6, 2014 Discussed proposed vision statement for comprehensive land use plan, Res. No. 07-14 Authorizing the purchase of property at 410 Range street motion passed, Appointment of Boards, Commissions and other positions, Res. No 08-14 Approving City Council Committee Assignments.
December 16, 2013 Public Hearing-Five year capital improvement plan, approval of proposed 2014 Budget and Capital Improvement plan 2014-2018, approving of the General Fund Budget and auxiliary Fund Budget for Fiscal Year 2014, 2013 Tax Levy, Setting Rates and Charges for Municipal Utilities, Approval of Request for Proposal for Solid Waste and Recycling Services, Consider amendments to the R-3, R-4, and CBD section of the zoning code and set a public hearing. 
December 16, 2013 Workshop  Economic development policies and solid waste request for proposals.
December 2, 2013  Public Hearing 2014 Budget, Consent Agenda Resolution No. 75-13 and Resolution No. 76-13,License Renewals for 2014,Set Bid Opening for Materials and Rental Equipment for 2014, Discuss Request for Proposals for Professional Realty Services
November 18, 2013 Public Hearing Consider Amendment to 2012-2013 HUD Action Plan, Proposal for Professional Auditing Services
November 18, 2013 Workshop Five-Year Capital Improvement Plan, 2014-2018
November 4, 2013 Charitable Gambling Fund Distribution
October 21, 2013; Public Hearing Assessment Roll for Project No. 10-01A-F, CU-1-13 Cond. Use Permit to Install Wireless Com. Tower, Update on Economic Dev. Policies, Structure and Approach
October 7, 2013; Public Hearing Assessment Roll for Project No. 10-01A-F, CSAH 41/Carlson Drive/Howard Drive Improvements, Traffic & Safety Committee Minutes of Sept. 27, 2013
October 7, 2013 Workshop;  Recommendation of Future Operation of Riverbend Recycling Center
September 16, 2013; Preliminary and Final Plat of Oak Terrace Assisted Living, Z-4-13 Rezoning Request for Oak Terrace Assisted Living, Set Assessment Hearing for CSAH 41/Carlson Drive/Howard Drive Improvements
September 16, 2013 Workshop; Special Assessment Roll CSAH 41/Carlson Drive/Howard Drive Improvements, Interfund Loan Resolution, Budget Reserve Policy, Bookmobile
September 3, 2013; HUD CAPER, Review of 503 Wheeler Rental License, Res. Approving Proposed Tax Levy
August 19, 2013; Award Bid Comp Plan,  Interim Ord. Tobacco Ord., Grant Admin. Contract - MVAC
August 19, 2013 Workshop; Review of Proposed 2014 Budget
August 5, 2013; Business Subsidy Policy, Theuninck Abatement
July 15, 2013; Preliminary and Final Plat of North Ridge Estates Phase XVI; "Circle of Friends" Fund Drive Update
July 1, 2013; 2012 Comprehensive Annual Financial Report; Playground Structure at Benson Park
June 17, 2013; Public Hearing, TIF District IDD 1-8, Marigold Redevelopment Project; Presentation of Debt Study
June 3, 2013; Public Hearing, Amend Code of Ordinances - Council Agendas; Public Hearing, Vacation of Utility Easements, Northport No.14
May 20, 2013; RFP for Comprehensive Plan; Development of Economic Incentive Policies
May 6, 2013; Public Hearing, Amend HUD Consolidated Plan; Adopt Bike Routes
April 15, 2013; Public Hearing, CDBG Action Plan; Variance Request for 1590 Sherwood Drive
April 1, 2013; 2012 Year-End Police Report; Policy for Enhancement of Bicycle Facilities
March 18, 2013; Request to Rezone 2107 North Ridge Drive (Belle House); Variance Request 400 Wall Street (Marigold)
March 4, 2013; Public Hearing, Cliff Court; MnDOT Roundabout Discussion
February 19, 2013; Variance Request 400 Wall Street (Marigold); Results of 2013 Special General Election
February 4, 2013; 2012 Building Permit Report; Results of Special Primary Election; Community Room Usage Report
January 22, 2013; Amend Code of Ordinances - Annual Review of City Code; Requests to Rezone 815 Sherman Street and 638 Belgrade Avenue
January 14, 2013 Special Meeting; Employment Agreement for New City Administrator
January 7, 2013; Appointments to Boards and Committees; City Council Committee Assignments