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November 5, 2003- 7:30 PM - TOWN HALL
Invocation – Father Carmen Bolock of Our Lord’s Ascension Polish Catholic Church
2. Pledge to the Flag.
3. Roll Call.
* Public Hearing
4. Approval of Minutes – October 21, 2003.
5. Courtesy of the Floor. (for public comment on ordinances
resolutions to be voted on by Council this evening)
6. Old Business.
A. Deputy Director of Community Development – Amending
Article 1160 – Dangerous Animals
B. City Clerk – Article 951 – Pedestrian Malls
C. City Solicitor – Amendment No. 1 to Lease Agreement – Ice Skating Rink Food Concession Stand
D. City Solicitor – Proposed Revisions to Animal Ordinance – Amending Article 1159 and Repealing Article 709
A. President of Council.
1. Administrative Order – Charles Shoemaker –
Codes Board of Appeals
2. Administrative Order – Lee Snyder – Codes Board of Appeals
3. Administrative Order – Frank Toth – Codes Board of Appeals
4. Administrative Order – Constantine Loupos – Zoning Hearing Board
C. Finance Committee (Mr. Callahan)
9. Ordinances for Final Passage:
A. Bill No. 48 – 2003 – Amending Article 107 – Transfer of EMS Bureau to Fire Department
10. New Ordinances:
A. Approving 2004 Action Plan – CDBG and HOME Programs
B. Approving Increase – Skating Fees
C. Approving Use Permit Agreement – Christkindlmarkt 2003
D. Approving Use Permit Agreement – Live Bethlehem Christmas Pageant 2003
E. Approving Use Permit Agreement – American Association for University Women – 2004 Book Fair
F. Amending Fire Civil Service Rules and Regulations – Deletion of One-Year Residency Requirement
G. Transfer of Funds – Five Points Traffic Study and National Register Nomination
H. Transfer of Funds – Golf Course – Temporary Help
I. Transfer of Funds – Transfer of Funds – Water Filtration – Overtime
J. Transfer of Funds – Information Services – Temporary Help
BETHLEHEM CITY COUNCIL MEETING AGENDA
NOVEMBER 5, 2003
11. Resolutions: (cont’d)
K. Certificate of Appropriateness – 10 West Fourth
L. Certificate of Appropriateness – 511-513 East Fourth Street
M. Certificate of Appropriateness – 321 South New Street
N. Authorizing Execution of Amendment No. 1 to Lease Agreement – Ice Skating Rink Food Concession Stand
12. New Business.
13. Courtesy of the Floor. (for public comment on any subject)
*Prior to the consideration of the regular Agenda items,
a Public Hearing will be conducted to consider amendments
to the 2003 Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) Program
to recognize transfers in the amount of $70,000 to create
two new 2003 activities, as follows: Decrease the activity
Acquisition/Demolition Contingency by $70,000, from $200,000
to $130,000; establish a new 2003 activity, National Register
Nomination/South Bethlehem Historic Conservation District,
in the amount of $35,000; establish a new 2003 activity, Wyandotte
Street Corridor/Traffic and Parking Study, in the amount of