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 City of Oskaloosa 
 City Council Meeting Regular Session 
 Council Chambers
 City Hall, 220 S. Market Street
 Oskaloosa, IA 52577
 Agenda


 
Call to Order and Roll Call - Monday, November 7, 2022, 6:00 P.M. 


1.

Invocation: Central United Methodist

2.

Pledge of Allegiance

3.

Roll Call

___ Mayor David Krutzfeldt, Council Members:

___ Almond, ___Burnett, ___Caligiuri, ___ Comfort, ___Drost, ___ Hermsen, ___Ossian

4.

Community Comments

This item is reserved to receive comments from the community for concerns whether or not they are included in the current agenda. The community is encouraged to speak before the Mayor and City Council and asked to keep statements brief. Time shall be limited to no more than three (3) minutes. Any questions are to be asked of the City staff, Council members, or the Mayor prior to speaking to the full Council so concerns may be properly researched and answered away from the meeting. Comments are to be directed to the Mayor and City Council only.

For those wishing to provide comment during the meeting, the Mayor will call for public comment. 
5.

Consider Adoption of Consent Agenda As Presented or Amended

All items appearing on the Consent Agenda are considered routine by the City Council and shall be enacted by one motion. If discussion is desired, that item shall be removed, discussed separately, and approved by a separate motion of the City Council.
A.

Consider approval of Council Agenda and Minutes, subject to corrections (Consent Agenda)

Consider approval of Council Agenda and Minutes, subject to corrections.  (Consent Agenda)

     1.  November 7, 2022 City Council Agenda

     2.  October 17, 2022 City Council Regular Meeting Minutes

C.

Consider payment of claims for October 2022, (Consent Agenda)

Who is submitting this item.
City Clerk/Finance Department
D.

Consider approval of liquor license applications. (Consent Agenda)

Who is submitting this item.
City Clerk/Finance Department
E.

Consider approval of payment of $120,041.76 to Christner Contracting, Inc. (CCI) for work completed on the Façade Improvement Project Phase III. (Consent Agenda)

Who is submitting this item.
Development Services Department
F.

Consider a motion appointing a representative to the Board of Adjustment (Consent Agenda)

Who is submitting this item.
City Manager's Office
G.

Consider a resolution affirming an agreement amendment with Veenstra & Kimm, Inc. to provide additional services for the Early Childhood Education and Recreation Center (Consent Agenda)

Who is submitting this item.
City Manager's Office
H.

Consider a resolution approving tax increment finance (TIF) asking for FY2024. (Consent Agenda)

Who is submitting this item.
City Clerk/Finance Department
I.

Consider an ordinance amending the city of Oskaloosa, Iowa, Municipal Code, Chapter 1.24.060 - Authority to issue civil citations. (3rd Reading, Consent Agenda)

Who is submitting this item.
City Attorney
J.

-------------------- End of Consent Agenda --------------------

6.

Announcement of Vacancies

Applicants must reside in Oskaloosa and be 18 years of age unless specific specifications are stated.

  • Airport Commission: One vacancy for a term ending December 2027
  • Building Code Board of Appeals: One vacancy for a regular member and one for an ex officio member
  • Civil Service Commission: One vacancy for a term ending May 2026
  • Historic Preservation Commission: One vacancy for a term ending December 2022, and one for a term ending December 2023
  • Planning and Zoning Commission: One vacancy for a term ending April 2025
7.

Regular Agenda

The following agenda items require specific action by the City Council:
A.

Consider a motion to receive and file the audit report and authorize payment of $8,200 to Martens & Company, CPA, LLP and $850 to the Auditor of the State.

Who is submitting this item.
City Clerk/Finance Department
B.

Presentation and discussion on the proposed PlanOsky Comprehensive Plan

Who is submitting this item.
Development Services Department
C.

Consider a resolution approving the FY2024-2026 Strategic Plan

Who is submitting this item.
City Manager's Office
D.

Consider a resolution authorizing the execution of a new independent contractor agreement with Iowa Inspections, LLC for rental housing inspection services.

Who is submitting this item.
Development Services Department
E.

Consider a resolution authorizing the purchase of a body-worn camera and in-car video system.

Who is submitting this item.
Police Department
F.

Consider a resolution approving an agreement for professional services with Resource Management Associates (RMA) related to a E911 and Emergency Management operations needs assessment.

Who is submitting this item.
City Manager's Office
G.

Consider an ordinance amending Chapter 10.52 of the Oskaloosa Municipal Code for a three-hour parking restriction in the vicinity of High Avenue and G Street – 1st Reading.

Who is submitting this item.
Public Works
8.

Report on items from City staff

This item is reserved to receive reports from the following:

a) City Manager

b) City Clerk

c) City Attorney

9.

City Council Information

This item is reserved to receive reports from the Mayor and City Council. This is an opportunity for the Mayor or Council to provide updates on activities, events, or items of note to the public. This is also the opportunity for the Mayor or Council to request future agenda items, or request items to be sent to Committee for review and discussion.
10.

CLOSED SESSION Litigation: Consider holding a closed session under Iowa Code Section 21.5.1.c. to discuss strategy with legal counsel on a matter presently in litigation or in which litigation is imminent, where disclosure would be likely to prejudice or disadvantage the city’s position.

Acting pursuant to the requirements of the Iowa Public Information Board, I, Mayor David Krutzfeldt, would state and indicate that the closed session to follow is to discuss strategy in a pending matter with David D. Dixon, the city attorney and legal counsel for the city of Oskaloosa, Iowa, acting pursuant to the contract existing between the parties.

11.

Adjournment


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