City Council

NOTE:  Please turn off cell phones during City Council Meeting

TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 18, 2018 – 7:00 PM

Invocation - Reverend Elizabeth Goudy, Metropolitan Community Church of the Lehigh Valley
Pledge to the Flag.

1.         Roll Call


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 Business

6.         Communications.

A.        Request for Intermunicipal Liquor License Transfer – 831-33 Linden Street
B.        Director of Budget and Finance – 2019 Budget - Pension Minimum Municipal Obligation
C.        Housing & Community Development Planner – Records Destruction Resolution
D.       Housing & Community Development Planner – Resolutions-Grant Applications-Monroe County Local Share Program and Lehigh/Northampton Counties Local Share Program-Golf Course
E.        Fire Chief – Records Destruction Resolution
F.        Police Chief – Resolutions Request – Firearm Purchases
G.       City Solicitor – Resolution Request – Joinder to Customer Reimbursement Agreement between PennDOT and Lehigh Northampton Airport Authority – Airport Road improvements

7.         Reports.

A.        President of Council

            B.        Mayor

1.  Administrative Order – Silagh M. C. White – Fine Arts Commission
2.  Administrative Order – Richard Begbie – Fine Arts Commission
3.  Administrative Order – Alison Gillespie – Fine Arts Commission
4.  Administrative Order – Lee Snyder – Codes Board of Appeals
5.  Administrative Order – Salvatore Verrastro – Codes Board of Appeals

8.         Ordinances for Final Passage.

A.        Bill No. 24 - 2018 – Establishing New Article 746 – Consumer Fireworks
B.        Bill No. 25 - 2018 - 2018 General Obligation Note - Golf Course Improvements

9.         New Ordinances.


10.       Resolutions.

A.        Approving Inter-municipal Transfer of Liquor License – 528 East Third Street                  
B.        Authorizing Use Permit Agreement – Greater Lehigh Valley Chamber of Commerce by and
through its Downtown Bethlehem Association – 2018 Harvest Fest
C.        Authorizing Use Permit Agreement – Runner’s World – Runner’s World Half Marathon and
D.        Authorizing Resolution-DCED – Lehigh/Northampton Counties Local Share Grant Program-Golf Course
E.         Authorizing Resolution-DCED – Monroe County Local Share Grant Program-Golf Course
F.         Approving Firearm Purchase – Henning
G.        Approving Firearm Purchase – Schaedel
H.        Authorizing Resolution - Joinder to Customer Reimbursement Agreement between PennDOT and Lehigh Northampton Airport Authority
I.          Certificate of Appropriateness – 255 East Wall Street
J.          Certificate of Appropriateness – 77 West Broad Street
K.        Certificate of Appropriateness – 224 East Wall Street
L.         Certificate of Appropriateness – 81 West Broad Street
M.        Certificate of Appropriateness – 55 West Market Street

11.       New Business.

12.       Adjournment.