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BETHLEHEM CITY COUNCIL MEETING AGENDA
WEDNESDAY, MAY 16, 2018 – 7:00 PM
TOWN HALL – 10 EAST CHURCH STREET – BETHLEHEM, PA
Invocation - Father Alexandros Petrides, St. Nicholas Greek Orthodox Church
Pledge to the Flag.
1. Roll Call
CITATIONS: South Bethlehem Historic Conservation Commission Awards Presentation
2. Approval of Minutes – None
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 Busines
A. Councilman Callahan – Establishing New Article – Appropriate Mental Health Services
B. Deputy Fire Chief – Amending Article 1501 – Fire Safety and Code Enforcement Inspection Fees
C. Purchasing Director – On-Line Auction
D. Director of Water and Sewer Resources - Recommendation of Award - T & M Associates
E. Recreation Director – DCED Grant – Memorial Pool & Athletic Field Upgrades - Resolution
F. Director of Water and Sewer Resources – Recommendation of Award – LB Industries, Inc.
G. Director of Water and Sewer Resources – Recommendation of Award – Eastern Environmental Contractors, Inc.
H. City Solicitor – Use Permit Agreement – ArtsQuest – July 4th Celebration
I. City Solicitor – Use Permit Agreement – ArtsQuest – Pizza Fest
J. City Solicitor – Use Permit Agreement – ArtsQuest – Sabor Event
K. Controller’s Confidential Secretary – Records Destruction – Controller’s Office
A. President of Council
8. Ordinances for Final Passage.
A. Bill No. 15-2018 – Intermunicipal Agreement Amendment – City of Bethlehem, Palmer
Township, Bethlehem Township, Bethlehem Township Municipal Authority
9. New Ordinances.
A. Bill No. 12-2018 – Amending Zoning Ordinance – Adding Sections 1302.29 AND 1306.08
– CRIZ Qualified Project Definition and Related Dimensional Requirements
B. Bill No. 13-2018 – Amending Zoning Ordinance – Section 1306.01.b.1(b) and 1306.01B (NOTE
I) – Changing Maximum Building Coverage in the CB District
C. Bill No. 14-2018 – Amending Zoning Ordinance – Section 1305.01.b – Removing a Drive-
Through Fast Casual Restaurant from the CB and CL Zoning Districts
A. Authorizing Use Permit Agreement – ArtsQuest – Step Outdoors Lehigh Valley
B. Authorizing Use Permit Agreement – Holy Infancy Church – Portuguese Heritage
Celebration and Multicultural Festival
C. Authorizing Use Permit Agreement – McCarthy’s Irish Pub – Fergus McCarthy’s Birthday Event
D. Authorizing Contract – T & M Associates
E. Authorizing Grant Resolution – DCED Grant – Memorial Pool & Athletic Field Upgrades
F. Authorizing Contract – LB Industries, Inc.
G. Authorizing Contract – Eastern Environmental Contractors, Inc.
H. Certificate of Appropriateness – 450 High Street
I. Certificate of Appropriateness – 564 Main Street
J. Certificate of Appropriateness – 223 East Church Street
K. Certificate of Appropriateness – 458 Main Street
L. Certificate of Appropriateness – 241 East Market Street
M. Certificate of Appropriateness – 105 East Market Street
N. Certificate of Appropriateness – 7 East Church Street
O. Certificate of Appropriateness – 114 West Fourth Street (Denial)
11. New Business.