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BETHLEHEM CITY COUNCIL MEETING AGENDA
TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 6, 2016 – 7:00 PM
TOWN HALL – 10 EAST CHURCH STREET – BETHLEHEM, PA
Invocation – Pastor Keith Harke, West Side Moravian Church
Pledge to the Flag.
1. Roll Call
2. Approval of Minutes – August 16, 2016
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. Councilman Evans – Revised Amendment to Rules of Council
B. Director of Public Works – Recommendation for Award – Gaver Industries d/b/a
Barker & Barker Paving
C. Director of Public Works – Recommendation for Award – Greenscape Landscape
D. Economic Development Coordinator - Recommendation for Award – McWane
E. Director of Budget and Finance – 2017 Preliminary Budget Estimate – Pensions
F. Director of Community and Economic Development – Recommendation for Award
– Serfass Construction Company
G. Director of Public Works – Recommendation for Award – Carroll Engineering
H. City Solicitor – Highway Safety Project Grant – DUI Program
I. City Solicitor – Use Permit Agreement Amendment No. 1 – Celtic Fest, Inc. d/b/a
Celtic Cultural Alliance – Celtic Classic 2016
J. City Solicitor – Use Permit Agreement – Sun Inn Preservation Association
K. Director of Public Works – Recommendation for Award – Traffic Panning and
A. President of Council
7. Ordinances for Final Passage.
A. Bill No. 23-2016 - Amending Article 342 – Local Economic Revitalization Tax
B. Bill No. 24-2016 – Amending Article 149 – Blighted Property Review Committee
C. Bill No. 25-2016 – Amending Community Development Budget
D. Bill No. 26-2016 – Amending General Fund Budget
8. New Ordinances.
A. Approving Records Destruction – Solicitor’s Office
B. Authorizing Amendment to Use Permit Agreement for Public Property – Mount Airy Neighborhood Association – West Side Farmer’s Market
C. Authorizing Use Permit Agreement for Public Property– Runner’s World –
Runner’s Trail Run and Runner’s World Half Marathon and Festival
D. LERTA Program– Expanding Boundaries
E. Amending Rules of Council – Rule 3A
F. Approving Contract – Gaver Industries Inc., d/b/a Barker & Barker
G. Approving Contract – Greenscape Landscape Contractors
H. Approving Contract – McWane Ductile
I. Approving Contract – Serfass Construction Company
J. Approving Contract – Carroll Engineering Corporation
K. Authorizing Amendment to Use Permit Agreement for Public Property – Celtic Fest, Inc. d/b/a Celtic Cultural Alliance – Celtic Classic 2016
L. Authorizing Use Permit Agreement for Public Property – Sun Inn Preservation Association – Sun Inn Festival
M. Approving Contract – Traffic Planning and Design, Inc.
N. Certificate of Appropriateness – 306-310 South New Street
10. New Business.
11. Public Comment. (for public comment on any subject – 5 Minute Time Limit)