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BETHLEHEM CITY COUNCIL MEETING AGENDA
TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 6, 2018 – 7:00 PM
TOWN HALL – 10 EAST CHURCH STREET – BETHLEHEM, PA
Invocation - Minister Mable Humphrey, Grace Deliverance Baptist Church
Pledge to the Flag.
1. Roll Call
CITATION HONORING: Eric R. Evans
Prior to the consideration of the regular Agenda items, City Council will conduct a Public Hearing as follows:
Public Hearing to receive public comments on three Zoning Ordinance Amendments. The first Ordinance is to amend the definition of a hotel within the City; the second Ordinance is to increase the maximum building coverage in the RT District; and the third Ordinance is to clarify first floor uses in the CB Central Business and CL Limited Commercial Districts.
Communication 6A – Lehigh Valley Planning Commission – Zoning Ordinance Amendments-Various
2. Approval of Minutes – January 16, 2018
3. Public Comment. (on any subject not being voted on this evening – 5 Minute Time Limit)
4. Public Comment. (on Ordinances and Resolutions to be voted on this evening – 5 Minute Time Limit)
5. Old Business.
A. Old Business – Members of Council
B. Tabled Items
C. Unfinished Business
B. Purchasing Director – Records Destruction Resolution
C. Director of Community and Economic Development – Recommendation of Award – The Greater
Lehigh Valley Chamber of Commerce
D. Director of Public Works – Recommendation of Award – Construction Master Services
E. Director of Water and Sewer Resources – Recommendation of Award - Hach Company
F. Director of Water and Sewer Resources – Resolution Request - PA Small Water and Sewer
G. Director of Water and Sewer Resources – Recommendation of Award – Tank Engineering and Management Consultants, Inc.
H. Director of Public Works – Recommendation of Award – Tri-State Technical Sales Corp.
I. Police Chief – Records Destruction Resolution
J. Recreation Director – Residential Lease Agreement – 423 Illick’s Mill Road
K. Redevelopment Authority Executive Director – Sale of Property – Parcel bordered by Conestoga Street and Route 378
L. City Solicitor - Use Permit Agreement for Public Property – American Association of
University Women, Bethlehem Branch – 2018 Book Fair
M. City Solicitor - Use Permit Agreement for Public Property – Work to Live, LLC
d/b/a Run Lehigh Valley – Brew to Brew Run Event
A. President of Council
1. Administrative Order – Terry Novatnack – Zoning Hearing Board
2. Administrative Order - Dr. Natalie M. Bieber – Board of Health
8. Ordinances for Final Passage.
A. Bill No. 01-2018 – Establishing Article 349 Economic Development Incentive Reporting and
Evaluation, Creating the Financial Accountability Incentive Reporting (F.A.I.R.) Program
9. New Ordinances.
A. Bill No. 02-2018 – Street Vacation – Portion of Filbert Street and Portion of Second Avenue
A. Record Destruction – Water and Sewer Resources
B. Records Destruction – Community and Economic Development
C. Authorizing Contract – Greater Lehigh Valley Chamber of Commerce
D. Authorizing Contract – Construction Master Services
E. Authorizing Contract – Hach Company
F. Approving Resolution – PA Small Water and Sewer Project Grant
G. Authorizing Contract - Tank Engineering and Management Consultants, Inc.
H. Authorizing Contract – Tri-State Technical Sales Company
I. Certificate of Appropriateness – 337 Wyandotte Street
J. Authorizing Residential Lease Agreement – 423 Illick’s Mill Road
11. New Business.