January 10, 2006

Salt Lake City Council

 

AGENDA

 

City Council Chambers

City & County Building

451 South State Street, Room 315

Salt Lake City, Utah

7:00 p.m.

 

5:00 p.m., some Council Members may dine together in Room 125 at the City & County Building. 

(The room is open to the public.)

 

A.  WORK SESSION: 5:30 p.m., Room 326, City & County Building, 451 South State Street 

(Items from the following list that Council is unable to complete in Work Session from 5:30-6:55 p.m. will be addressed in a Work Session setting following the Consent Agenda.)

1.     The Council will interview Siliveinusi M. Niu prior to consideration of his appointment to the Human Rights Commission.

2.     The Council will receive a briefing regarding a grant to the Utah Micro Enterprise Loan Fund.

3.     The Council will receive a briefing regarding street banners on utility poles located in the public way.  (Petition No. 400-03-08)

4.   The Council will receive a briefing regarding the groundwater contamination in the area near  700 South and 1600 East.

5.  (Tentative) The Council will receive a briefing regarding Household Benefit Package.

6.     The Council will receive comments from the Administration on Legislative issues.

7.     Report of the Executive Director, including a review of Council information items and announcements.

 

B.   OPENING CEREMONY:
Council Member David Buhler will preside over the Formal Council Meetings during the month of January.

1.  Pledge of Allegiance.

2.  The Council will approve the minutes of January 3, 2006.

 

C.  PUBLIC HEARINGS

(None)

 

 

D.  COMMENTS

1.  Questions to the Mayor from the City Council

2.  Comments to the City Council.  (Comments are taken on any item not scheduled for a public hearing, as well as on any other City business.  Comments are limited to two minutes.)

 

E.  NEW BUSINESS:

(None)

 

F.  UNFINISHED BUSINESS:

1.  Ordinance – Amend and Update Regulations Pertaining to the Operation of Bicycles

Consider adopting an ordinance amending Section 12.04.050, Salt Lake City Code, relating to definition of “Bicycle;” amending Section 12.04.610 Salt Lake City Code, relating to definition of “Vehicle;” enacting Section 12.28.095, Salt Lake City Code, relating to lights and illuminating devices; amending Section 12.36.010, Salt Lake City Code, relating to speed and operation to conform to existing conditions; amending Section 12.44.080, Salt Lake City Code, relating to limited access roadways; amending Section 12.48.040, Salt Lake City Code, relating to emerging from or entering alleys or driveways; amending Section 12.52.100, Salt Lake City Code, relating to opening vehicle doors in traffic; amending Section 12.52.140, Salt Lake City Code, relating to bicycle lanes and vehicle restrictions; enacting Section 12.52.145, Salt Lake City Code, relating to operation of motor vehicle near bicycle; and enacting, amending and repealing specified Sections of Chapter 12.80, Salt Lake City Code, relating to bicycles.

(O 06-4)

                        Staff Recommendation:   Adopt.

 

G. CONSENT:

1.  Board Re-appointment: Leland Myers, Metropolitan Water District

Consider approving the re-appointment of Leland Myers, to the Metropolitan Water District for a term extending through January 4, 2010.

(I 06-2)

                        Staff Recommendation:   Approve.

 

2.  Board Re-appointment: Richard M. Wirick, Business Advisory Board

Consider approving the re-appointment of Richard M. Wirick, to the Business Advisory Board for a term extending through December 28, 2009.

(I 06-3)

                        Staff Recommendation:   Approve.

 

3.  Board Re-appointment: Patrick Carley, Sister Cities Board

Consider approving the re-appointment of Patrick Carley, to the Sister Cities Board for a term extending through July 7, 2008.

(I 06-4)

                        Staff Recommendation:   Approve.

 

 

H.  ADJOURNMENT: