Zumbrota, MN 

Bridging the Past and the Future

December 16, 2004 Council Agenda


Zumbrota City Council

Regular Meeting             Thursday, December 16, 2004, 6:00 p.m.           Town Hall



1.  Call to order/Pledge of Allegiance


2.  Amendments/adoption of agenda


3.  Minutes-  12/02/2004 regular meeting; 12/9/2004 special meeting (truth-in-taxation hearing) 


4.  Accounts payable (Councilmember Grothe)


5. Public comments (Individuals may address the City Council about any item of concern.  Speakers must state their name and limit their remarks to five minutes.  Generally, the City Council will not take official action on these items, but may refer the matter to staff for a future report or direct that the matter be scheduled for a future meeting agenda.)


6.  Public hearings/meetings

a.  6:10- 2005 Budget/Levy adoption hearing


7.  Unfinished business             

a.  Request to move crosswalk lights from 7th Street to 9th Street 

b.  Jacobson/Wendt(s) request to construct public improvements and defer assessments   

c.  City Administrator replacement process 

d.  United Church time capsule- Jeff Sauve

e.  Electric meter location on new construction

f.  Presentation of Dept of Public Safety’s Traffic Safety Challenge Award




8.  New business

a.  Request to purchase equipment and engage services for Geographic Information System (GIS)   

b.  2005 fees schedule 

c.  2005 board/committee appointments

d.  2005 equipment rental quotes

e.  Fire Department Mutual Aid Agreement

f.  Waiver of statutory liability limits

g.  Proposal to replace window panels on city hall/police station

h.  5th Street W/Jefferson Drive storm sewer study

i.  Payment drop box




9.  Reports

            a. City Administrator/City Accountant/Community Development Director/Public Works Director

            b.  Mayor Bauer

            c.  Council members- Benson, Borgschatz, Grothe, Wilkinson


10.  Adjournment

City of Zumbrota; 175 West Avenue; Zumbrota, MN 55992