Meetings
 
ROLL CALL ORDER FOR MEETING OF 3/5/2014
 Sutton, Braig, Buol, Connors, Jones, Lynch, Resnick
CITY OF DUBUQUE, IOWA
CITY COUNCIL MEETING
Historic Federal Building
360 W. 6th Street - 6:30 PM
March 5, 2014

Council meetings are video streamed live and archived at www.cityofdubuque.org/media and on Dubuque's CityChannel on the Mediacom cable system at Channel 8 (analog) and 85.2 (digital).

PRESENTATIONS
 1. City Manager to provide a presentation on the Fiscal Year 2015 Recommended Budget as Amended.
PUBLIC HEARINGS
Citizens are invited to address the City Council regarding the following agenda items. Please come to the podium and state your name and address when the item you wish to speak to is being considered.
SUSPEND THE RULES
 1. Jule Transit System Proposed Fare Increase
Proof of publication on notice of public hearing to consider a fixed-route and paratransit fare increase for the Jule Transit System and the City Manager recommending approval.

Citizen Input Submitted

RESOLUTION Setting Rates for Transit Fixed-Route and Paratransit Services

Suggested Disposition:
Jule Transit Fare Increase-MVM Memo, Staff Memo, Citizen Input, Resolution, Proof of Publication - Jule Transit,
 2. City of Dubuque Fiscal Year 2015 Recommended Budget as Amended
Proof of publication on notice of public hearing to consider approval of the Fiscal Year 2014 Recommended Operating Budget and Capital Improvement Program (July 1, 2015 through June 30, 2019) as amended and the City Manager recommending approval.

Correspondence from the Sustainability Coordinator regarding Sustainable Dubuque financial savings.

Correspondence from the Dubuque Area Chamber of Commerce requesting elimination of electronic message sign inspection fees.

Correspondence from the Long Range Planning Advisory Commission recommending approval of the Fiscal Year 2015-2019 Capital Improvement Program advising that it is consistent with the 2008 Dubuque Comprehensive Plan.

RESOLUTION Adopting the City of Dubuque Fiscal Year 2015 Annual Budget as Amended

RESOLUTION Adopting the City of Dubuque Five-Year Capital Improvement Program as Amended
 
Public Input - City Department Budgets (in the following order)

1

Health

17

Water Department

2

Legal Services

18

Water & Resource Recover Center

3

City Manager’s Office

19

Public Works

4

City Council

20

Engineering Department

5

City Clerk’s Office

21

Purchase of Services

6

Cable TV Division

22

Parks Division

7

Library

23

Recreation Division

8

Human Rights

24

Five Flags Center

9

Planning Services

25

Conference Center (GRC)

10

Airport

26

Emergency Communications

11

Finance Department

27

Emergency Management

12

Information Services

28

Fire Department

13

Housing/Community Devel.

29

Police Department

14

Economic Development

30

Building Services

15

Parking Division

31

Capital Improvement Program

16

Transit Division

 


 


Suggested Disposition:
FY 2015 Revised Budget Recommendation-MVM Memo, Sustainable Dubuque Savings, Long Range Planning Advisory Commission Letter, Chamber Letter, Resolution - Operating Budget, Resolution - Capital Improvement Budget, Proof of Publication - FY 15 Budget,
REINSTATE THE RULES
This action limits discussion to the City Council.
ACTION ITEMS
These are items where discussion is held by the City Council - public comments are not allowed except as authorized by the Mayor.
 1. Fiscal Year 2015 (Program Year 2014) Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) Annual Action Plan  

RESOLUTION
Adopting the Fiscal Year 2015 (Program Year 2014) Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) Annual Action Plan

Suggested Disposition: Receive and File; Adopt Resolution(s)
Staff Memo, Resolution, FY 15 Annual Action Plan, CPMP Non-State Grantee Certifications, SF 424,
 2. Development Services Activity Recommended Fee Increases

RESOLUTION Rescinding Resolution No. 65-13 Establishing a Schedule of Development Services Fees, and adopting in lieu thereof a new schedule of Development Services Fees as provided in Title 16 of the City of Dubuque Code of Ordinances, Unified Development Code

Suggested Disposition: Receive and File; Adopt Resolution(s)
Staff Memo, Resolution, FY 15 Recommended Fee Schedule Attachment, FY 15 Recommended Fee Table by Fiscal Year, Fee Comparison Table by City,
 3. Five-Year Street Construction Program 2015-2019
City Manager recommending approval of the annual Five-Year Street construction Program for Fiscal years 2015-2019.

RESOLUTION Adopting the Five-Year Street Construction Program for Fiscal Years 2015-2019.

Suggested Disposition: Receive and File; Adopt Resolution(s)
Five-Year Street Program 2015-2019-MVM Memo, Staff Memo, Five-Year Street Program 2014-2019, Resolution,
 4. Code of Ordinances Amendment - Title 13 Stormwater Management Utility Fee Rate

ORDINANCE Amending City of Dubuque Code of Ordinances Title 13 Public Utilities, Chapter 4 Stormwater Management, Section 5 SFU Rate, Charges; Utility Revenues

Suggested Disposition: Receive and File; Motion B; Motion A
Staff Memo, Ordinance, Suggested Motion,
 5. Code of Ordinances Amendment - Title 13 Fixing Water Rates for Residential and Industrial Use and All Other Uses; and Fixing Water Rates for Fire Sprinkler Service

ORDINANCE
Amending City of Dubuque code of Ordinances Title 13 Public Utilities, Chapter 1 Water Use and Services, Article C Rates, Section 13-1C-1(A) Establishing Water Rates for Residential, Commercial, Industrial, and All Other Uses

ORDINANCE Amending the City of Dubuque Code of Ordinances Title 13 Public Utilities Chapter 1 Water Use and Service, Article C Rates Section 13-1C-2 Fixing Water Rates for Fire Sprinkler Service

Suggested Disposition: Receive and File; Motion B; Motion A
Staff Memo, Ordinance - Water Use and Service, Ordinance - Sprinkler Service, Water Service Rate Comparison, Suggested Motion,
 6. Code of Ordinances Amendment - Title 13 Sewer Rates for Residential and Commercial Users

ORDINANCE Amending the City of Dubuque Code of Ordinances Title 13 Chapter 2, Article 3, Section 3 Establishing Basic Sewer Rates for Residential and Commercial Users by Increasing the Rates

Suggested Disposition: Receive and File; Motion B; Motion A
Staff Memo, Ordinance, Suggested Motion,
 7. Code of Ordinances Amendment - Title 13 Solid Waste Rates and Charges

ORDINANCE Amending City of Dubuque Code of Ordinances Title 13 Public Utilities, chapter 6, solid Waste, Article A City or Private Collection Service, section 13-6A-6 Rates and Charges Established; Exceptions

Suggested Disposition: Receive and File; Motion B; Motion A
Staff Memo, Ordinance, Suggested Motion,
 8. Code of Ordinances Amendment - Title 9 Parking Fee Schedule and Violations

ORDINANCE
Amending City of Dubuque Code of Ordinances Title 9 Motor Vehicles and Traffic, Chapter 14 Parking, Division 4 Parking Meters, Section 9-14-321.667 Fee Schedule by increasing the rate of ten hour parking meters to thirty five cents ($0.35) per hour
 
ORDINANCE Amending City of Dubuque Code of Ordinances Title 9 Motor Vehicles and Traffic, Chapter 14 Parking, Division 1 Generally, Section 9-14-321.621 Parking Violations; Fines by increasing the fine for parking too close or blocking fire hydrants

Suggested Disposition: Receive and File; Motion B; Motion A
Staff Memo, Ordinance - Fee Schedule, Ordinance - Violations, Suggested Motion,
CLOSED SESSION
Pending Litigation and Property Acquisition - Chapter 21.5(1)(c), -(j) Code of Iowa

ADJOURNMENT
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