October 21, 1997

 

Salt Lake City Council

 

AGENDA

 

City Council Chambers

City & County Building

451 South State Street, Room 315

Salt Lake City, Utah

 

Tuesday, October 21, 1997

6:00 p.m.

 

A.       BRIEFING SESSION:

        5:30 - 5:55 p.m., Room 325, City & County Building, 451 South State Street.

 

1.  Report of the Executive Director.

 

B.       OPENING CEREMONY:

 

1.  Pledge of Allegiance.

2.  Approval of October 7, 1997 and October 14, 1997 minutes.

 

C.      COMMENTS:

 

1.  Questions to the Mayor from the City Council.

2.  Citizen comments to the City Council.

D.           CONSENT:

1. Ordinance:   (Tax Levy Amendment) 
Consider adopting an ordinance amending Salt Lake City Ordinance No. 44 of 1997 which adopted the rate of tax levy for fiscal year 1997-98.  (The proposed ordinance would amend the property tax levy adopted on June 6, 1997 to bring the City's action in line with the actual levy to be imposed on property taxpayers.)
(O 97-17)

            Staff Recommendation:     Adopt.

2. Board Reappointment:  Fred Fairclough, Jr., Housing Authority
Consider approving the reappointment of Fred Fairclough to the Housing Authority for a term extending through October 27, 2002.
(I 97-19)

            Staff Recommendation:     Approve.

E. NEW BUSINESS:
                

F. UNFINISHED BUSINESS:

1.  Resolution:  (Special Improvement Lighting District  No. 106007)
Consider adopting a resolution to create Salt Lake City, Utah Special Improvement District 106007, as described in the Notice of Intention concerning the District and authorizing the City officials to proceed to make improvements as set forth in the Notice of Intention to create the District.
(Q 97-5)


             
Staff Recommendation:               Adopt.
         

2.  Ordinance:  (Utah Central Business Improvement District No. DA-8690-97)
Consider adopting an ordinance confirming the assessment rolls, as based upon the recommendations of the Board of Equalization and Review, and levying an assessment against certain properties in the Central Downtown Business District known as Salt Lake City, Utah Central Business Improvement District No. DA-8690-97 for the purpose of paying the costs of economic promotion activities, including administrative expenses within the District; establishing the effective date of this ordinance; and related matters.
(Q 97-4)

            Staff Recommendation:               Adopt.

3.  Resolution:  (Airport Bond Reimbursement)
Consider adopting a resolution of 1997 expressing official intent regarding certain capital expenditures to be reimbursed from proceeds of the City's airport revenue bonds.
(Q 97-8)

            Staff Recommendation:     Adopt.

4.  Resolution:  (Glendale Golf Course Irrigation Financing "Lessee")
Consider adopting a resolution of the Municipal Council of Salt Lake City, Salt Lake County, Utah, authorizing the execution and delivery of an equipment lease-purchase agreement and an escrow agreement with respect to the acquisition, purchase, financing and leasing of certain equipment for the public benefit; authorizing the execution and delivery of documents required in connection therewith; and authorizing the taking of all other actions necessary to the consummation of the transactions contemplated by this resolution.
(Q 97-3)

            Staff Recommendation:     Adopt.


Resolution:  (Glendale Golf Course Irrigation Financing "Lessor")
Consider adopting a resolution of the Board of Trustees of the Municipal Building Authority of Salt Lake City authorizing the execution and delivery of an equipment lease-purchase agreement, an escrow agreement and an absolute assignment agreement with respect to the leasing of certain equipment to Salt Lake City, Salt Lake County, Utah for the public benefit; the assignment of the equipment-lease purchase agreement and the escrow agreement to Pitney Bowes Credit Corporation; authorizing the execution and delivery of documents required in connection therewith; and authorizing the taking of all other actions necessary to the consummation of the transactions contemplated by this resolution.
(Q 97-3)

            Staff Recommendation:     Recess as City Council; convene as the                                                                                          Municipal Building Authority, adopt resolution,                                                                                     adjourn as Municipal Building Authority;                                                                                   reconvene as City Council.

5.  Ordinance:  (Dog Off-Leash Amendment)
Consider adopting an ordinance amending Sections 8.04.390 and 15.08.070, Salt Lake City Code, relating to animals running at large within designated areas.  (The proposed ordinance extends the time frame for an additional six month period until April 30, 1998.)
(O 97-5)

            Staff Recommendation:               Adopt.

G.        PUBLIC HEARINGS:

 

1.  Resolution:  Local Law Enforcement Block Grant   (Police Department)
Accept public comment and consider authorizing the Mayor to execute a Grant Agreement with the Bureau of Justice Assistance, U.S. Department of Justice, to receive funds allocated to Salt Lake City under the 1997 Local Law Enforcement Block Grant Program.
(C 97-590)

            Staff Recommendation:     Close and adopt.