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BETHLEHEM CITY COUNCIL MEETING AGENDA
TUESDAY, OCTOBER 20, 2015 – 7:00 PM
TOWN HALL – 10 EAST CHURCH STREET – BETHLEHEM, PA
Invocation - Reverend Cecilia Baxter, Christ Church UCC
Pledge to the Flag.
1. Roll Call.
CITATIONS - Honoring Keith Fryslin
John S. Hayes III
Prior to the consideration of the regular Agenda items, City Council will conduct a Public Hearing to consider the Proposed 2016 CDBG and HOME Programs.
2. Approval of Minutes – None
3. Public Comment. (for public comment on Ordinances and Resolutions to be voted on by Council this evening – 5 Minute Time Limit)
4. Old Business.
A. Old Business – Members of Council
B. Tabled Items
C. Unfinished Business
A. Police Chief – Resolution Request – Sale of Bethlehem Police Horse
B.Mayor – Resignation of Deputy Director of Community and Economic
C. Director of Budget and Finance – 2015 Pension State Aid
D. Director of Parks and Public Property – Facility Rental for Special Event Fees
E. City Solicitor – Street Vacation Ordinance-Portions of Durham Street and
Orchard Street – Final Reading
F. Director of Public Works – Recommendation for Award – AJ Trunzo
A. President of Council
C. Community Development Committee (Mr. Callahan)
7. Ordinances for Final Passage.
A. Bill No. 35 – Bethlehem Parking Authority 2015 Bonds
B. Bill No. 36 – Amending the Non-Utility Capital Improvement Fund
C. Bill No. 37 – Street Vacation – Portions of Durham Street and Orchard
8. New Ordinances.
A. Bill No. 38 – Zoning Text Amendment – OMU District – Martin Tower Site
A. Approving Position - Housing Rehabilitation Technical Specialist Position
B. Approving Sale of Bethlehem Police Horse
C. Approving 2015 Pension State Aid
D. Certificate of Appropriateness – 79 West Market Street
E. Certificate of Appropriateness – 24 East Wall Street
F. Certificate of Appropriateness – 33 East Wall Street
G. Certificate of Appropriateness – 30 East Market Street
H. Certificate of Appropriateness – 4 West Church Street
I. Approving Contract – AJ Trunzo
10. New Business.
A. Rescheduling First City Council Meeting in November to Wednesday,
November 4, 2015 at 7:00 PM in Town Hall
11. Public Comment. (for public comment on any subject – 5 Minute Time Limit)