September 7, 1999

 

Salt Lake City Council

 

AGENDA

City Council Chambers

City & County Building

451 South State Street, Room 315

Salt Lake City, Utah

 

Tuesday, September 7, 1999

6:00 p.m.

 

Truth in Taxation public hearings for the Library and Flyover Tax are scheduled for 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:  (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 John C. Thompson prior to consideration of his appointment to the Salt Lake City Arts Council.   (Estimated time:  5 minutes)

3.     The Council will interview Robert C. Bauer prior to consideration of his reappointment to the Salt Lake City Arts Council.  (Estimated time:  5 minutes)

4.     The Council will interview Jeanette Buenger prior to consideration of her appointment to the Housing Advisory and Appeals Board (HAAB).  (Estimated time:  5 minutes)

5.     The Council will receive a follow-up briefing regarding slope interpretation standards.  (Estimated time:  10 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 hearing for Petition No. 400-99-1.)

6.  The Council will receive a briefing regarding Petition No. 400-97-72  to adopt the Beck Street Reclamation Framework and Foothill Area Plan as an amendment to the Capitol Hill Community Master Plan; and to rezone certain properties located east of Beck Street from Extractive Industries (EI) to Open Space (OS) and from Open Space (OS) to Extractive Industries (EI).  (Estimated time:  10 minutes)

7.  The Council will receive a briefing regarding the fiscal impact of the August 11, 1999 tornado and requirements associated with federal reimbursement.  (Estimated time:  10 minutes)

8.  The Council will receive a briefing regarding fiscal year 1999-2000 Budget Amendment #2, which will reflect the final budget for the fiscal year.  (Estimated time:  10 minutes)

 

B.   OPENING CEREMONY:

1.  Pledge of Allegiance.

2.  Approval of August 10, 1999 minutes.

 

C.   COMMENTS:

1.  Questions to the Mayor from the City Council.

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

 

D.  CONSENT:  

1. Ordinance:  Set Date  (Salt Lake City/Salt Lake County Landfill Budget Amendment #1)
Set date of September 21, 1999 at 6:00 p.m. to accept public comment and consider adopting an ordinance to amend the 1999 Salt Lake City/Salt Lake County Landfill budget.
(B 98-8)

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

2. Ordinance:  Set Date  (Budget Amendment #3)
Set date of September 21, 1999 at 6:00 p.m. to accept public comment and consider adopting an ordinance to amend the fiscal year 1999-2000 budget.
(B 99-11)

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

3. Ordinance:  Set date - Petition No. 400-99-16 (Request to Vacate the Alley located between Wasatch Avenue and 800 South, from 1200 West to 1300 West/John & Marcia Barber)
Set date of October 5, 1999 at 6:00 p.m. to accept public comments and consider adopting an ordinance to vacate a portion of an alley located between Wasatch Avenue (750 South) and 800 South, from 1200 to 1300 West, pursuant to Petition No. 400-99-16.
(P 99-29)
  
          Staff Recommendation:            Set date and refer to Work Session for briefing.

4. Resolution:  Interlocal Cooperation Agreement   (University of Utah to Perform a Pavement Crack Survey Using Automated Pavement Imaging Software)
Consider adopting a resolution authorizing the approval of an Interlocal Cooperation Agreement between Salt Lake City Corporation and University of Utah modifying an agreement dated November 3, 1998, for the University to perform for the City a pavement crack survey using automated pavement imaging software.
(C 98-787)

          Staff Recommendation:            Adopt.

 

5. Board Reappointment:  Brian J. Wilkinson, Salt Lake City Arts Council
Consider approving the reappointment of Brian J. Wilkinson to the Salt Lake City Arts Council for a term extending through July 1, 2002.
(I 99-25)

          Staff Recommendation:            Approve.


 

6. Board Appointment:  Linda M. Kruse, Civil Service Commission
Consider approving the appointment of Linda M. Kruse to the Civil Service Commission for a term extending through June 30, 2000.
(I 99-23)

          Staff Recommendation:            Approve.

 

7. Board Appointment:  Soren D. Simonsen, Historic Landmark Commission
Consider approving the appointment of Soren D. Simonsen to the Historic Landmark Commission for a term extending through July 14, 2002.
(I 99-20)

          Staff Recommendation:            Approve.

 

8. Board Appointment:  Julie M. Bond, Transportation Advisory Board
Consider approving the appointment of Julie M. Bond to the Transportation Advisory Board for a term extending through September 25, 2000.
(I 99-2)

          Staff Recommendation:            Approve.

E. NEW BUSINESS:

1.  Resolution:  Petition No. 400-95-53 (Request by Romney Lumber Company, Robert W. Carson and Honora M. Carson)
Consider adopting a resolution accepting an annexation petition for approximately 47.85 acres of land located at approximately 2982 Benchmark Drive, pursuant to Petition No. 400-95-53, for purposes of City Council review.
(P 99-30)

           Staff Recommendation:           Consider accepting annexation petition;
                                                          refer to Planning Division.

2.  Ordinance:  Set Date  (Salt Lake City Municipal Building Authority Budget Amendment #1)
Set date of September 21, 1999 at 6:00 p.m. to accept public comment and consider adopting an ordinance to amend the fiscal year 1999-2000 budget.
(B 99-2)

          Staff Recommendation:                      a) Recess as City Council and convene as the
                                                          Municipal Building Authority;
                                                          b) Set date and refer to Work Session for
                                                          briefing;
                                                          c) Adjourn as Municipal Building Authority and
                                                          reconvene as City Council.


F.  UNFINISHED BUSINESS:

 

1.  Resolution:  Interlocal Cooperation Agreement   (Construct various enhancements to Gateway Streets as part of the I-15 project)
Consider adopting a resolution authorizing the approval of an Interlocal Cooperation Agreement between Salt Lake City Corporation and Utah Department of Transportation to construct various enhancements to Gateway Streets as part of the I-15 project. 

(C 99-824)

                Staff Recommendation:                       Adopt.

 

2.  Resolution:  (1999 Watershed Management Plan)
Consider adopting a resolution to acknowledge receipt of the 1999 Salt Lake City Watershed Management Plan and to approve the policy recommendations contained therein.

(T 99-3 )


       Staff Recommendation:                                           Consider options.

 

G. PUBLIC HEARINGS:

 

1. Ordinance: Petition No. 400-99-1  (California Avenue Street Name Change)
Accept public comments and consider adopting an ordinance regarding a proposed ordinance renaming the portion of 1300 South Street located between 4800 West and the City limits (approximately 7250 West) to California Avenue, pursuant to Petition No. 400-99-1.
(P 99-24)
  
          Staff Recommendation:            Close and adopt.

2.  Ordinance: Final Budget Adoption/Truth in Taxation Hearings  (Scheduled for 7:00 p.m.)
Accept public comments and consider approving an ordinance adopting the rate of tax levy upon all real and personal property within Salt Lake City, made taxable by law for the fiscal year commencing July 1, 1999 and ending June 30, 2000.
(O 99-10)
 

a)  Library Truth in Taxation Hearing 
Accept public comments regarding the Truth in Taxation Hearing as required by law and discuss an increase to the Certified Tax Rate for operation of the new Library.
(H 99-3)
    

b)  Flyover Tax Truth in Taxation Hearing  
As a result of the Utah Supreme Court's ruling in the City's favor on the "flyover tax," the Council will accept public comments for a voluntary "Truth-in Taxation" hearing to consider an estimated increase in property tax revenues.
(H 99-4)

 

        Staff Recommendation:            Close and refer to September 14, 1999.