Jefferson City Council - Minutes - 2000

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MINUTES
city of jefferson common council
july 11, 2000

The Tuesday, July 11, 2000, meeting of the City of Jefferson Common Council was called to order at 7:30 p.m. by Mayor Brawders. Members present: Ald. Wagner, Ald. Oppermann, Ald. Beyer, Ald. Stevens, Ald. Coffman and Ald. Wenzel, Ald. Johann and Ald. Carnes. Also present were City Attorney Scheibel, Police Chief Besel, and City Administrator Schornack.

 

PUBLIC PARTICIPATION

Sue Reinen, 302 East Puerner, addressed the Council stating that the City needs to become more friendly. Ms. Reiner stated that the City was much too secretive. Ms. Reinen also asked what is the Commerce & Industry Association and what is its purpose? Ms. Reinen also wanted to know why Rock Park was being sold.

Dave Olsen, Executive Director of the Commerce & Industry Association invited the Common Council to a downtown visioning session on July 19th at 6:30 P.M. at the Workforce Development Center.

rezoning a portion of 06-14-10-43 FROM SINGLE FAMILY residential TO multi family residential

Ald. Beyer introduced Proposed Ordinance #6-00 for its first reading

CITY OF JEFFERSON

ORDINANCE #6-00

An ordinance to amend Section 17.04(2)(b) of the Municipal Code of the City of Jefferson related to rezoning.

The Common Council of the City of Jefferson, Wisconsin, do ordain as follows:

Section 1. Section 17.04(2)(b) of the zoning map, City of Jefferson, Wisconsin, which is herein made a part, is amended to change district boundaries by deleting the following area from the Single Family (R1) District and adding said property to the Multi Family Residential (RM) District:

Description: Commencing at the South quarter corner of Section 10: thence North 02o 23' 40" West along the North-South quarter line of Section 10, 294.35 feet to the point of beginning; thence South 60 o 30' 29" East, 308.00 feet to the centerline of C.T.H. "W"; thence North 45 o 00' 00" East along the centerline of C.T.H. "W" 128.50 feet; thence North 44 o 44' 26" West along the South line of the proposed extension of Collins Road, 296.79 feet; thence South 45 o 00' 00" West 212.20 feet to the point of beginning;

Parcel #: Portion of 06-14-10-43

Address: Located in the Southwest quarter of Section 10, Town 6 North, Range 14

East, City of Jefferson, Wisconsin.

Section 2. This ordinance shall take effect and be in full force after passage and publication as provided by law and notification and attestation of the district boundary changes incorporated herein the zoning map, City of Jefferson.

This was a first reading.

CONSENT AGENDA

Ald. Wagner introduced Resolution No. 53.

CITY OF JEFFERSON
RESOLUTION nO. 53

 

BE IT RESOLVED by the Common Council of the City of Jefferson that the consent agenda for July 11, 2000 is hereby adopted.

The consent agenda for tonight includes:

Operator's Licenses

Special Class B Licenses

Combination Class B License-Rays Bar Suck Em Up

Ald. Wagner, seconded by Ald. Johann moved to recommend Resolution No. 53. On call of the roll, motion carried unanimously.

 

LABOR NEGOTIATIONS WITH THE JEFFERSON POLICE OFFICERS ASSOCIATION

Ald. Coffman introduced Resolution No. 54.

CITY OF JEFFERSON

RESOLUTION NO. 54

BE IT RESOLVED by the Common Council of the City of Jefferson that the City Administrator is hereby authorized to commence negotiations with the Jefferson Police Officers Association and Roger Walsh of the firm Davis & Kuelthau is hereby retained for legal assistance in said negotiations.

Ald. Coffman, seconded by Ald. Wagner moved to recommend Resolution No. 54. On call of the roll motion, the motion carried unanimously.

 

AMENDMENT TO AMBULANCE AND EMERGENCY MEDICAL SERVICES AGREEMENT

Ald. Johann introduced Resolution No. 55.

CITY OF JEFFERSON

RESOLUTION NO. 55

BE IT RESOLVED by the Common Council of the City of Jefferson, Wisconsin that the City Administrator is authorized to sign an amendment to the ambulance and emergency medical services agreement.

Ald. Beyer stated that it was discussed at the Finance Committee meeting that a letter of explanation and also a copy of the amendment to the emergency medical services agreement would be sent along with the bills to the townships.

Ald. Johann, seconded by Ald. Carnes moved to recommend Resolution No. 55. Motion carried on a voice vote.

 

MEMORANDUM OF UNDERSTANDING FOR THE USH 18 PROJECTS

Ald. Carnes introduced Resolution No. 56.

CITY OF JEFFERSON

RESOLUTION NO. 56

BE IT RESOLVED, by the Common Council of the City of Jefferson, Wisconsin that the City Administrator is hereby authorized to sign the Memorandum of Understanding concerning the project scope of the USH 18 construction projects.

City Engineer Ludwig explained that the total cost of the project was estimated to be $3.2 million. The City's cost would be based on the amount of parking. The City's cost is currently estimated to be $800,000, however, it is hoped that this amount will be reduced after the amount of parking is reviewed. City Engineer Ludwig stated that the $3.2 million does not include new street lights, new water main or new sanitary or storm sewer mains.

Ald. Carnes, seconded by Ald. Stevens moved to recommend Resolution No. 56. Motion carried on a voice vote.

Ald. Stevens, seconded by Ald. Carnes moved to adjourn the July 11, 2000 meeting of the City of Jefferson Common Council. The motion carried unanimously.