March 9, 1999

 

Salt Lake City Council

 

AGENDA
 

City Council Chambers

City & County Building

451 South State Street, Room 315

Salt Lake City, Utah

 

Tuesday, March 9, 1999

6:00 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:  (briefing time lengths are approximations only.)

      5:30-5:55 p.m., Room 326, City & County Building, 451 South State Street

 

1. Report of the Executive Director, including review of Council information items and announcements.  (Estimated time:  5 minutes)

2.  The Council will interview W. Cullen Battle prior to consideration of his appointment to the Public Utilities Advisory Committee.   (Estimated time:  5 minutes)

3.  The Council will receive a report from the Business License Fee subcommittee.  (Estimated time:  15 minutes)

4.  The Council will receive an update regarding issues at the 1999 legislative session (tentative). (Estimated time:  5 minutes)


(The following items as well as items from the above list that Council is unable to complete in Work Session from 5:30-5:55 p.m. will be addressed in a Work Session setting following the public hearings.)

 

5.  The Council will consider adopting a motion to enter into Executive Session, in keeping with Utah Code, to discuss labor negotiations (tentative).  (Estimated time:  5 minutes)

 

B.  OPENING CEREMONY:

 

    1.  Pledge of Allegiance.

2.  Approval of March 2, 1999 minutes.

3.  The Mayor will present recommendations to the Council regarding proposed Community Development Block Grant (CDBG), Emergency Shelter Grant (ESG), and HOME funding.

C.  COMMENTS:

 

    1.  Questions to the Mayor from the City Council.

    2.  Citizen comments to the City Council (on any item not scheduled for a public hearing, as well as on any other City business).

 

D.  CONSENT:

 

1. Motion:  Set date - Funding Requests for CDBG, ESG, and HOME
Set date of April 6, 1999 at 6:00 p.m. to accept public comment and consider adopting a motion regarding the Mayor's proposed recommendations for Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) funding, Emergency Shelter Grant (ESG) funding, and HOME funding.
(T 99-2)

          Staff Recommendation:   Set date and refer to Work Session for discussion.

2. Motion:  (Water Conservation Plan)
Set date of April 6, 1999 at 6:00 p.m. to accept public comment and consider adopting a Water Conservation Plan.  (Due to the implementation of House Bill 418 passed last year, all water conservancy districts and water retailers are required to prepare and adopt or update a water conservation plan and file it with the Division of Water Resources.)
(G 99-10)

          Staff Recommendation:   Set date and refer to Work Session for discussion.

3. Ordinance:  Set date - Petition No. 400-98-74   (Salt Lake City Transportation Division/Request to close a portion of 600 South, west of the 600 West intersection, through the Union Pacific Railroad yard)
Set date of April 6, 1999 at 6:00 p.m. to accept public comment and consider adopting an ordinance closing a portion of 600 South located between 600 and 700 West, pursuant to Petition No. 400-98-74.
(P 99-11)

          Staff Recommendation:   Set date and refer to Work Session for discussion.

E. NEW BUSINESS:

F.  UNFINISHED BUSINESS:

1.  Property Exchange and Lease Agreement
Consider adopting a property exchange and lease agreement between Salt Lake City and Salt Lake County for the occupancy of certain improvements on Block 37 by Salt Lake County and First Floor City & County Building by Salt Lake City.
(C 99-113)

          Staff Recommendation:            Consider options.

 

G. PUBLIC HEARINGS: