11.1.2022 Commission Agenda

The City Commission Meeting will begin on Tuesday, November 1, 2022 at 5:00 PM CT, at the City Commission Chambers, 254 2nd Avenue NE, Valley City, ND.

The meeting is also available to view online https://us06web.zoom.us/j/89024221464 or listen by calling (1 346 248 7799) Webinar ID:  890 2422 1464.

Call To Order

Roll Call

Pledge of Allegiance (please stand)

Approval of Agenda

Approval of Minutes

Approve Minutes from the October 18th, 2022 Commission Meeting and October 26th, 2022 Special Commission Meeting.

Approval of Consent Agenda

  1. Approve Monthly Reports from the Fire Chief, Electrical Superintendent, Building Inspector Finance Director and Municipal Judge.
  2. Approve Raffle Application for VCSU Student Chapter of the Wildlife Society on February 28, 2022 at the VCSU Rhoades Science Center.
  3. Approve Application for Contractor License for the following
    •  Jade Nielsen Properties.
    • Richard Berg Construction.

Roll Call:    Magnuson        Erickson          Gulmon           Bishop             Carlsrud

Public Comments

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1. Approve Second and Final Reading of 1118, an Ordinance to Amend and Reenact Sections 8-07-02, 11-06-16, 14-10-49 and 14-35-04, and Repeal Section 11-06-03 of the Valley City Municipal Code Related to Parking.  (City Attorney Martineck)

Roll Call:          Gulmon           Erickson          Magnuson        Bishop             Carlsrud

2. Approve Second and Final Reading of Ordinance 1115, an Ordinance to Amend and Reenact Section 7-05-04 of the Valley City Municipal Code Related to Obstruction in a Public Right of Way. (City Attorney Martineck)

Roll Call:          Bishop             Gulmon           Erickson          Magnuson        Carlsrud

3. Approve First Reading of Ordinance 1120, an Ordinance to Create and Enact Section 7-01-06.1 and Amend and Reenact Section 7-01-07 of the Valley City Municipal Code Related to the International Property Maintenance Code and Unsafe Buildings.  (City Attorney Martineck)

Roll Call:          Magnuson        Bishop             Gulmon           Erickson          Carlsrud

New Business

N1. Approve Monthly Bills for the City and Public Works in the Amount of $2,421,095.56.          

Roll Call:    Bishop             Magnuson        Erickson          Gulmon           Carlsrud

N2.  Approve the Purchase of Lot 13, Block 1 Morrison’s Addition (Parcel No. 63-3110117) for $7,106.54, and request cost share from the State Water Commission . (City Administrator Crawford)

Roll Call:    Gulmon           Bishop             Magnuson        Erickson          Carlsrud

N3.  Approve Final Review and Acceptance for the Emergency Clay Levee Removal Project. (City Engineer)

Roll Call:    Erickson          Gulmon           Bishop             Magnuson        Carlsrud

N4. Approve Raising Installation Allowance for Overhead to Underground from $3 to $4 per Foot. (Public Works Manager Jacobson)

Roll Call: Magnuson Erickson Gulmon Bishop Carlsrud

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