Granger City Council Meeting Agenda 12/12/2018

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Granger City Council Agenda

December 12, 2018 – 7 p.m.

City Hall, 1906 Main Street



  1. Roll Call
  2. Consent Agenda—Approval of Agenda; Approve November 14, 2018, Meeting Minutes; Library Report; Treasurer Report; Clerk Report; Liquor License Renewal for Casey’s (pending dram shop insurance), Liquor License Application for Fred’s Pub & Grill (pending dram shop insurance)
  3. Public Forum
  4. Jennifer Benbow – request for reimbursement of expense for sewer line cleanout
  5. Shon Bruellman – Big Red Food Truck – request to continue (after December 31, 2018) waiver of time restriction on transient merchant license (Code Section 122.10 limits license to between 8 a.m. and 6 p.m.) to allow service until 9 p.m.
  6. The 2018 Sidewalk Improvement Program – Engineer’s Report
  7. 2015 Urban Water Quality Initiative
    1. Engineer’s Report
    2. Possible action to give notice of termination of contract
  8. The Reserve at Jester Park Plat 2
    1. Engineer’s Report
    2. Action on Resolution 2018-51 – approving Final Plat
  9. City Engineer – Reports on any other projects and matters
  10. Public Works Report
  11. Police Report
  12. Fire Department Report
    1. Action to approve election of Rob Saak as Fire Chief effective January 1, 2019
  13. EMS Department Report
    1. Action to approve new officer pay effective July 1, 2018
  14. Parks and Recreation Report
    1. Action to approve Facility Usage/Indemnity Agreement with Assumption Church for ball diamond and playground use
    2. Action to approve quote for Community Center acoustic panels – $5,619.20
    3. Action to approve quote for Community Center flooring phase 1
  15. Action on Resolution 2018-50 – acknowledging the 50th anniversary of Iowa Municipal Home Rule
  16. Action to authorize submittal of Trees Please Grant (City matching grant for $1,000)
  17. Employee Compensation Adjustments
    1. Action to approve $1 hourly raise for Karen Erikson effective for pay period beginning December 31, 2018 (for completing the Iowa Municipal Professionals Institute Academy)
    2. Action to approve $1 hourly raise for Brandon Burns effective for pay period beginning November 26, 2018 (for passing Water Distribution Grade 1)
  18. Action to approve Mayor’s reappointment of Carla Drennen to the Parks and Recreation Board for the term ending December 31, 2023
  19. Report – Finance Committee – Bice and Schutt
  20. Approval of Bills for Payment
  21. Set Budget Workshop dates and times
  22. Mayor’s Report
  23. Correspondence
  24. Adjournment

Kristy Trzeciak, City Clerk