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BETHLEHEM CITY COUNCIL MEETING AGENDA
TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 19, 2019 – 7:00 PM
TOWN HALL – 10 EAST CHURCH STREET – BETHLEHEM, PA
Invocation - Reverend Rick Sergi, Emmanuel E.C. Church
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
A. First Assistant City Solicitor – Exchange of Real Estate - Little Town, LLC – City of Bethlehem
B. Intermunicipal Liquor License Transfer – 226 East Third Street
C. Director of Public Works – Recommendation of Award – Wood Environmental & Infrastructure Development of Storm Water Pollution and Flood Prevention Program
D. Director of Water and Sewer Resources – Recommendation of Award – S. J. Thomas Company – Wastewater Treatment Plant Landscape Project
E. Director of Recreation – Recommendation of Award – Lehigh Valley Musicians Association – Local 45 - Music in the Park Series
Drug and Alcohol Intake Unit – Police Assisting in Recovery Program
F. Director of Water and Sewer Resources – Recommendation of Award – Thomas T. Niesen, Esq. - Water Utility Counsel
G. Director of Water and Sewer Resources – Recommendation of Award – Price Increase – LB Industries – Wastewater Treatment Plant – Non-Potable Water Systems Upgrade
H. Director of Budget and Finance – Recommendation of Award – Level One – Printing and Mailing Services
A. President of Council
1. Administrative Order – Beth Starbuck – Board of Historical and Architectural Review
2. Administrative Order – Genevieve Marcon – Board of Historical and Architectural Review
3. Administrative Order – Valerie McLendon – Bethlehem Housing Authority
4. Administrative Order – Alexander O. Ward – Fine Arts Commission
5. Administrative Order – Jason R. Henninger – Redevelopment Authority
6. Administrative Order – Nancy Topping - Sister City Commission
8. Ordinances for Final Passage.
A. Bill No. 1 - 2019 – Intergovernmental Cooperation Agreement – City of Bethlehem and Northampton County – Transfer of Ownership of a Trunked Radio Network and Operation of Network
9. New Ordinances.
A. Bill No. 2 - 2019 – Amending Treasurer’s Salary
B. Bill No. 3 - 2019 – Amending General Fund – General Fund Adjustments
C. Bill No. 4 – 2019 – Amending Non-Utility Capital Improvement Fund – 2018 Year End Adjustments
D. Bill No. 5 – 2019 – Amending Water Capital Fund – 2018 Year End Adjustments
E. Bill No. 6 – 2019 – Amending Sewer Capital Fund – 2018 Year End Adjustments
F. Bill No. 7 – 2019 – Amending Community Development Block Grant/HOME Fund – 2018 Year End Adjustments
A. Authorizing Agreement of Sale – 9-1-1 – Sale and Acquisition of Communications Equipment
B. Authorizing Lease - 9-1-1 Communication Sites Lease – Existing Towers
C. Records Destruction – Fire Department
D. Records Destruction – Law Bureau
E. Authorizing Contract – Wood Environmental & Infrastructure Solutions
F. Authorizing Contract – S.J. Thomas Company
G. Authorizing Contract – Lehigh Valley Musicians Association – Local 45
H. Authorizing Contract – Thomas T. Niesen, Esq.
I. Authorizing Contract – Price Increase – LB Industries
J. Authorizing Contract – Level One
K. Certificate of Appropriateness – 331 Broadway
L. Certificate of Appropriateness – 310-322 East Third Street
M. Certificate of Appropriateness – 25 West Third Street
N. Certificate of Appropriateness – 202-204 / 206-208 East Third Street
O. Certificate of Appropriateness – 225 East Wall Street
P. Certificate of Appropriateness – 428-444 Main Street #1 (Moravian Bookstore-windows)
Q. Certificate of Appropriateness – 428-444 Main Street #2 (Moravian Bookstore-tiles)
R. Certificate of Appropriateness – 428-444 Main Street #3 (Moravian Bookstore-entry doors)
S. Certificate of Appropriateness – 428-444 Main Street #4 (Moravian Bookstore- building signs)
T. Certificate of Appropriateness – 428-444 Main Street #5 (Moravian Bookstore-wood doors)
U. Certificate of Appropriateness – 428-444 Main Street #6 (Moravian Bookstore-door hardware)
V. Certificate of Appropriateness – 428-444 Main Street #7 (Moravian Bookstore-awning color)
11. New Business.