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Lafayette Common Council Agenda

Lafayette City Hall: Common Council Chambers
 
Regular Session
 
Regular Council Meeting Tuesday January 3, 2017 @ 6:30 PM
 
Pledge of Allegiance
 
Roll Call
 
Election of Officers
 
Approval of Minutes
 
December 5, 2016 Meeting Minutes
 
Presentation and Disposal of Claims
 
Presentation of Petitions and Communications
 
Reports of City Offices on File in the City Clerk's Office
 
Water Pollution Control Department Monthly-November
 
Water Works Department Monthly-November
 
Fleet Maintenance Monthly-November
 
No Ordinances for Second Reading:
 
Ordinances for First Reading
 
Ordinance 2017-01 (A Ordinance to Vacate A Portion of the Public Way in the City of Lafayette, Indiana-Lafayette Pentecostal Church, Inc-Petitioner)
 
Ordinance 2017-02 (An Ordinance Fixing the Salaries of the Sworn Protective Occupation and Law Enforcement (POLE) Members of the Police and Fire Departments of the City of Lafayette, for the Year 2017)
 
Ordinance 2017-03 (Amendment to Ordinance No. 85-12, as Last Amended by Ordinance 2012-32, Concerning Charges for Sewerage Services)
 
Ordinance 2017-04 (An Ordinance Authorizing the Acquisition, Construction, Installation and Equipping by the City of Lafayette, Indiana of Certain Improvements and Extensions to the Sewage Works of the City, The Issuance and Saleof Revenue Bonds to Provide Funds for the Paymentsof the Costs Thereof, the Issuance and Sale of Bond Anticipation Notes in Anticipation of the Issuance and Sale of Such Bonds, and the Collection, Segregation and Distribution of the Revenues of Such Seweage Works, the Safeguarding of the Intersts of the Owners of the Revenue Bonds, and Other Related Matters, Including Repealing Ordinances Inconsistent Herewith)
 
Ordinance 2017-05 (An Ordinance to Amend the Zoning Ordinance of Tippecanoe County, Indiana, to Rezone Certain Real Estate from R1, GB and A to R3-108 Beck Lane, CRF Affordable Housing, Petitioner)
 
Ordinance 2017-06 (An Ordinance to Amend the Zoning Ordinance of Tippecanoe County, Indiana, to Rezone Certain Real Estate from I3 to GB-99 S. Farabee Dr, Lafayette Retail LLC, Petitioner)
 
Resolutions:
 
Resolution 2017-01 (A Resolution Approving the Detail of the 2017 Water Works and Water Pollution Control Departments Budgets)
 
Resolution 2017-02 (A Resolution Approving A Deduction for Tax Abatement In An Economic Revitalization Area(ERA)-Arconic, Personal Property Tax Abatement)
 
Resolution 2017-03 (A Resolution Approving the Purchase and Sale Agreement Between Caterpillar, Inc. as Seller and City of Lafayette as Purchaser)
 
Reports of Standing Committees
 
Reports of Special Committees
 
Reports by the Mayor
 
Miscellaneous and New Business
 
Reports of Councilmen
 
Public Comment
 
Adjournment
Public Comment: We welcome public comment and encourage active participation at this meeting. However, in order to proceed efficiently, public comment will be limited to two areas of this meeting. First, there will be an opportunity for public comment on ordinances or resolutions currently before the Council. These comments should be limited to three (3) minutes in length and be germane and relevant to the Ordinance or Resolution. All participants will be required to maintain a high level of civility, respect, and courtesy for everyone present. Any participant, who after being advised, persists in a discourteous or hostile manner which may disrupt the meeting will be asked to leave.

At the end of the meeting, time will be reserved for public comment on any issue or concern you may have. Please remember to keep your comments concise and limited to three (3) minutes. Finally, the open comment section is not an opportunity for you to make inappropriate comments about, or personally attack council members or city officials. Again, all participants are required to maintain a high level of civility, respect, and courtesy for everyone present. Any participant, who after being advised, persists in a discourteous or hostile manner which may disrupt the meeting will be asked to leave. This is your opportunity to contribute to the community and assist the council in addressing issues that are important to the City of Lafayette.