Details for OFFICIAL PROCEEDINGS CITY OF GRAND ISLAND, NEBRASKA MINUTES OF CITY COUNCIL REGULAR MEETING

OFFICIAL PROCEEDINGS CITY OF GRAND ISLAND, NEBRASKA MINUTES OF CITY COUNCIL REGULAR MEETING August 25, 2020 Pursuant to due call and notice thereof, a Regular Meeting of the City Council of the City of Grand Island, Nebraska was conducted in the Council Chambers of City Hall, 100 East First Street, on August 25, 2020. Notice of the meeting was given in The Grand Island Independent on August 19, 2020. Mayor Steele called the meeting to order at 7:00 p.m. The following City Council members were present: Paulick, Scott, Stelk, Conley, Minton, Hehnke, Schutz, Nickerson, Haase and Jones. The following City Officials were present: City Administrator Janulewicz, City Clerk Edwards, Finance Director Brown, Interim City Attorney Nonhof and Public Works Director Collins. PUBLIC HEARINGS: Public Hearing on Request on Amendment to the Redevelopment Plan for CRA No. 25 located at 6060 W. Old Potash Highway (J & L Westward Enterprises). Staff recommended approval. Ron Depue, 308 North Locust Street and Neil Niedfelt, President of the Southern Power District spoke in support. No further public testimony was heard. Public Hearing on Acquisition of Public Right-of Way for Old Potash Highway Roadway Improvements; Project No. 2019-P-1 (Melodee A. Anderson- 3515 W Old Potash Highway and R & D Investments, LLC- 120 Diers Avenue). Staff recommended approval. No public testimony was heard. Public Hearing on Acquisition of Public Easements for Old Potash Highway Roadway Improvements; Project No. 2019-P-1 (R & D Investments, LLC- 120 Diers Avenue). Staff recommended approval. No public testimony was heard. Public Hearing on Acquisition of Public Right-of-Way and Public Easements for Old Potash Highway Roadway Improvements; Project No. 2019-P-1 (Barr None, LLC- 111 Diers Avenue). Staff recommended approval. No public testimony was heard. CONSENT AGENDA APPROVED: Approving Minutes of August 11, 2020 City Council Regular Meeting. Approving Re-appointment of Melissa Girard-Lemons to the Animal Advisory Board. Approving Request from Thomas Foutch, 1933 Santa Anita Drive Unit B, Grand Island, Nebraska for Liquor Manager Designation with Riverside Golf Club, 2820 Riverside Drive. #2020-193 - Approving Master Pole Attachment License Agreement between the City of Grand Island and USCOC Nebraska/Kansas LLC. #2020-194 - Approving 2020 GIPD and HCSO Justice Assistance Grant (JAG) Application and MOU. Councilmember Jones abstained. #2020-195 - Approving Purchase of 2020 1/2 Ton Transit Van for Police Department on State Contract with Anderson Auto Group of Lincoln, NE. #2020-196 - Approving Police Services Contract with Hall County Housing Authority (HCHA). #2020-197 - Approving Annual Agreement for Financial Software Licensing and Support Tyler Technologies, Inc. #2020-198 - Approving Acquisition of Public Right-of-Way for Old Potash Highway Roadway Improvements; Project No. 2019-P-1 (Melodee A. Anderson- 3515 W Old Potash Highway and R & D Investments, LLC- 120 Diers Avenue). #2020-199 - Approving Acquisition of Public Easements for Old Potash Highway Roadway Improvements; Project No. 2019-P-1 (R & D Investments, LLC- 120 Diers Avenue). #2020-200 - Approving Acquisition and Payment to County Court for Just Compensation from Appraiser's Report for Public Right-of-Way, and Permanent and Temporary Easements for Old Potash Highway Roadway Improvements; Project No. 2019-P-1 (Barr None, LLC- 111 Diers Avenue). #2020-201 - Approving Temporary Construction Easement for Old Potash Highway Roadway Improvements; Project No. 2019-P-1 (R & D Investments, LLC- 120 Diers Ave, Melodee A. Anderson- 3515 W Old Potash Highway, Mehring, Inc. - 3803/3805 W Old Potash Highway). #2020-202 - Approving Certificate of Final Completion for Diffuser Replacement; Project No. 2020-WWTP-3 with JCI Industries, Inc. of Lincoln, NE. #2020-203 - Approving Award of Proposal for Permitting Software and Implementation with Carahsoft Technology Corporation of Reston, VA. #2020-204 - Approving Keno Satellite Location and Agreement for Full Circle Venue, LLC dba Infinity Lounge, 3333 Ramada Road. RESOLUITON APPROVED: #2020-205 - Consideration of Approving Amendment to the Redevelopment Plan for CRA No. 25 located at 6060 W. Old Potash Highway (J & L Westward Enterprises). PAYMENT OF CLAIMS: Unanimously approved the payment of claims for the period of August 12, 2020 through August 25, 2020 for a total amount of $6,715,888.91. SPECIAL ITEMS: CRA Budget Presentation. Regional Planning Director Chad Nabity presented the budget for the Community Redevelopment Authority (CRA) for 2020-2021. Reviewed were the following: w Blighted and Substandard Areas. w CRA Mission. w Fiscal Resources. w Program Funding. w Fa�ade Development w Husker Harvest Days Commitments w TIF Payments w Other projects Jay Vavricek, 2729 Brentwood Boulevard spoke in support and requested the Council to restore the tax asking dollar to 0.026 to encourage businesses to Grand Island. Mr. Nabity answered questions regarding the fa�ade projects. General FY 2020/2021 Budget Discussion. Finance Director Brown presented an update on the FY2020-2021 Budgets current status. The last four months Sales Tax Revenues had been higher than anticipated. May through August Sales Tax receipts were down 8.6% compared to last year. August Sales Tax receipts were only down 1%. Forecasted revenues for FY2020 would be approximately 1.5% or $567,000 lower than budgeted revenues for FY2020. Mr. Brown stated with the reduction of spending the General Fund estimated savings in expenses of $1.5 million for FY2020. Mr. Brown stated going into FY2021 budget, the City was forecasting a reduction in Sales Tax revenues of 15% and reductions in Fees and Services. Department Directors were asked to reduce their operating expenses as well. Property Tax valuations for tax year 2020 increased 5.42% from $3,231,585,947 to $3,406,720,662. Also mentioned was not transferring $250,000.00 of KENO funds to General Fund. Sales Tax revenues were forecasted for a 15% reduction in FY2021 but had been updated to a reduction of 11%. At the end of FY2021, the estimated cash reserves would be 36.5%. Discussion was held concerning the amount in cash reserves. Jay Vavricek, 2729 Brentwood Boulevard commented and asked questions about the valuation, mill levy, affordable care act funds, KENO funds, and Grand Generation funding. ADJOURNMENT: The meeting was adjourned at 8:38 p.m. RaNae Edwards City Clerk AEP ONSITE PARTNERS LLC, SE, 18,443.43 AIRESPRING INC, SE, 557.47 AIRGAS INC, RT, 795.32 AKRS EQUIPMENT SOLUTIONS INC, MI, 1,118.65 ALAN D SMITH, SE, 900.00 ALFRED BENESCH & COMPANY, CON, 34,616.00 APX INC, MI, 379.22 AQUA CHEM INC, MI, 592.45 ASSOCIATED STAFFING, SE, 500.99 AT&T CORP, SE, 10.96 AURORA COOPERATIVE ELEVATOR COMPANY, MI, 180.54 BH MEDIA GROUP INC, SE, 13.29 BH MEDIA GROUP INC, SE, 14.27 BH MEDIA GROUP INC, SE, 1,799.04 BLACKBURN MFG CO, MI, 403.99 BLUEGRASS LANDSCAPING, SE, 500.00 BORDER STATES INDUSTRIES INC, MI, 38,449.59 BOSSELMAN ENERGY INC, MI, 29.00 BRIAN W FIX, SE, 111.75 BUTLER COUNTY LANDFILL INC, MI, 1,673.61 BWJW ENTERPRISES INC, SE, 65.00 CABOT NORIT AMERICAS INC, MI, 17,431.55 CAIDYN DELOSH, SE, 100.00 CAPITAL BUSINESS SYSTEMS, INC, SE, 2,530.34 CARDINAL PUMP COMPANY, MI, 1,940.64 CAREY'S LAWNSCAPE INC, MI, 90.00 CENTRAL STATES GROUP, MI, 3,641.72 CENTURYLINK INC, SE, 16.08 CENTURYLINK INC, SE, 22.08 CENTURYLINK INC, SE, 28.08 CENTURYLINK INC, SE, 40.94 CENTURYLINK INC, SE, 48.24 CENTURYLINK INC, SE, 49.02 CENTURYLINK INC, SE, 50.16 CENTURYLINK INC, SE, 59.24 CENTURYLINK INC, SE, 64.32 CENTURYLINK INC, SE, 76.32 CENTURYLINK INC, SE, 80.76 CENTURYLINK INC, SE, 86.40 CENTURYLINK INC, SE, 100.32 CENTURYLINK INC, SE, 101.31 CENTURYLINK INC, SE, 120.48 CENTURYLINK INC, SE, 146.64 CENTURYLINK INC, SE, 153.94 CENTURYLINK INC, SE, 156.72 CENTURYLINK INC, SE, 402.84 CENTURYLINK INC, SE, 764.10 CENTURYLINK INC, SE, 870.29 CHANCE KRATZER, SE, 100.00 CHARTER COMMUNICATIONS, SE, 1,088.00 CHASE PAYMENTECH LLC, SE, 50.00 CHEMTREAT INC, MI, 3,190.09 CHIEF INDUSTRIES INC, CON, 9,929.24 CINTAS CORP, MI, 552.74 CITY OF GRAND ISLAND, MI, 30,494.99 CITY OF GRAND ISLAND, MI, 40,160.00 CITY OF GRAND ISLAND-BID's, MI, 3,970.10 CITY OF GRAND ISLAND- FINANCE DEPT, MI, 385,297.81 CITY OF GRAND ISLAND- TREASURER, RE, 2,666.66 CITY OF GRAND ISLAND- TREASURER, MI, 67,337.40 CITY OF GRAND ISLAND- UTILITIES, MI, 273.49 CITY OF GRAND ISLAND- UTILITIES, RE, 5,551.31 CNL HEALTHCARE PROPERTIES INC, MI, 3,237.00 CONNECTYOURCARE LLC, SE, 978.00 COUNTY LINE STRIPING LLC, SE, 12,100.00 CPI TECHNOLOGIES LLC, MI, 394.76 CRESCENT ELECTRIC SUPPLY CO, MI, 959.92 D & A TRENCHING, SE, 29,077.40 DEERE & COMPANY, MI, 3,649.77 DELTA DENTAL OF NEBRASKA, IN, 1,945.80 DELTA DENTAL OF NEBRASKA, IN, 6,287.26 DELTA DENTAL OF NEBRASKA, IN, 7,549.45 DELTA DENTAL OF NEBRASKA, IN, 8,987.56 DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY, MI, 88,470.63 DEZURIK INC, SE, 229.77 DISCOVERY BENEFITS, SE, 310.80 DONALD E KRUSE, MI, 31,204.65 DUEY'S COMPUTER SERVICE INC, SE, 5,183.21 DUTTON-LAINSON COMPANY, MI, 287.03 EAKES INC, SU, 630.57 ELETECH INC, SE, 1,361.25 EMC INSURANCE CO, IN, 48,780.93 ERMCO, MI, 101,487.53 ESSENTIAL RESOURCE GROUP INC, SE, 40.85 ESSINK BROTHERS DRYWALL INC, SE, 1,870.00 EXCHANGE BANK, MI, 4,615.97 FATTMERCHANT INC, SE, 69.00 FATTMERCHANT INC, SE, 100.81 FATTMERCHANT INC, SE, 289.44 FEDERAL EXPRESS CORP, SE, 143.08 FIA CARD SERVICES, NATIONAL ASSOCIATION, SU, 167,106.03 FONNER PARK EXPOSITION & EVENTS CENTER, MI, 16,881.41 FOTH INFRASTRUCTURE & ENVIRONMENT LLC, SE, 14,130.40 FREIGHTQUOTE.COM, SE, 333.79 GARY SMITH CONSTRUCTION CO INC, MI, 11,001.65 GAS TURBINE PARTS & SERVICES INC, MI, 6,427.81 GE STEAM POWER INC, MI, 4,475.00 GMP FERTILIZING & LAWNCARE, SE, 3,125.00 GOVT PORTAL, SE, 2,925.93 GRAND ISLAND AREA CHAMBER OF COMMERCE, MI, 1,775.00 GRAND ISLAND CLINIC INC, SE, 2,503.00 GRAND ISLAND PUBLIC SCHOOLS, MI, 650.00 GRAYBAR ELECTRIC COMPANY INC, MI, 8,319.14 GREENING ENTERPRISES INC, SE, 1,095.60 GRONES OUTDOOR POWER INC, MI, 474.56 HACH COMPANY, MI, 1,489.44 HALL CO SHERIFFS DEPT, SE, 97.30 HALL CO SHERIFFS DEPT, SE, 300.00 HALL CO WEED CONTROL, MI, 64.00 HALL COUNTY TREASURER, MI, 426.50 HAMILTON TELECOMMUNICATIONS, SE, 267.38 HDR ENGINEERING INC, CON, 99,691.09 HEARTLAND DISPOSAL, RT, 285.00 HEARTLAND OPTICAL INC, MI, 153.00 HOOKER BROS SAND & GRAVEL INC, MI, 87.36 HUSKER ELECTRIC SUPPLY, MI, 8,847.36 ILLION DIGITAL TECH SOLUTIONS US LTD LLC, SE, 2,901.00 ISLAND GLASS CO, SE, 90.00 JACKSON SERVICES INC, MI, 34.84 JB SYSTEMS INC, SE, 6,000.00 JCI INDUSTRIES INC, SE, 25,295.00 JEO CONSULTING GROUP INC, CON, 186,957.00 JERRY'S SHEETMETAL INC, SE, 303.00 JORDAN JOHNSON, SE, 100.00 JUSTIN MEADER, MI, 415.00 KANSAS CITY VALVE & FITTING CO, MI, 570.84 KELLY J SCHADE, SE, 495.00 KYLER KEESHAN, SE, 100.00 LANDIS+GYR TECHNOLOGIES LLC, SE, 1,062.86 LEAGUE OF NEBRASKA MUNICIPALITIES, MI, 48,080.00 LEETCH TREE SERVICE LLC, SE, 1,750.00 LISBON HOIST INC, SE, 1,091.05 LORDAR INC, SE, 1,228.76 LOUP CENTRAL LANDFILL ASSOCIATION, MI, 7,865.79 LYMAN-RICHEY CORPORATION, MI, 50.52 LYMAN-RICHEY CORPORATION, MI, 30,959.62 MARION A TARNICK, MI, 99.44 MATHESON TRI-GAS INC, SU, 2,041.32 MCMASTER CARR SUPPLY CO, MI, 4,497.49 MDM PEST & TERMITE CONTROL, SE, 120.00 MENARD INC, MI, 777.12 MID-NEBRASKA DISPOSAL INC, SE, 391.10 MIDWEST CLOUD COMPUTING LLC, SE, 108.84 MIDWEST CONNECT LLC, SE, 536.76 MIDWEST HYDRAULIC SERVICE, MI, 186.23 MIDWEST MOBILE TECH INC, MI, 12,356.40 MIDWEST TAPE, MI, 5,050.58 MOODY'S INVESTORS SERVICE INC, SE, 11,500.00 MUNICIPAL SUPPLY INC OF NE, MI, 478.38 N HARRIS COMPUTER CORPORATION, SE, 86,270.69 NAVAJO TRANSITIONAL ENERGY COMPANY LLC, MI, 140.83 NAVAJO TRANSITIONAL ENERGY COMPANY LLC, MI, 171,812.02 NE DEPT OF TRANSPORTATION, MI, 32.44 NEBRASKA AIR FILTER INC, MI, 94.27 NEBRASKA PUBLIC POWER DISTRICT, MI, 295,068.82 NEBRASKA SALT & GRAIN CO, MI, 4,351.53 NEBRASKALINK HOLDINGS LLC, SE, 1,140.00 NEW PIG CORPORATION, MI, 1,621.23 NEWARK ELECTRONICS, MI, 181.30 NITRO CONSTRUCTION INC, MI, 2,257.85 NORTH PLATTE BULLETIN, SUB, 78.00 NORTHWEST ELECTRIC LLC, SE, 2,015.39 NORTHWESTERN ENERGY, SE, 57.39 NORTHWESTERN ENERGY, SE, 142.59 OCLC ONLINE COMPUTER LIBRARY CENTER, SE, 2,172.00 ODEYS, SE, 16.55 OHIO LUMEX CO INC, SE, 900.00 OMAHA PUBLIC POWER DISTRICT, RE, 21,300.00 OMAHA PUBLIC POWER DISTRICT, SE, 47,289.00 OMAHA PUBLIC POWER DISTRICT, SE, 829,134.34 OMAHA SLINGS INC, MI, 724.14 OMG MIDWEST INC, MI, 1,204.20 PARAMOUNT LINEN & UNIFORM RENTAL INC, MI, 201.84 PAYMENTUS CORPORATION, SE, 31,289.73 PER MAR SECURITY & RESEARCH CORP, SE, 953.00 PEREGRINE SERVICES INC, SE, 15,381.99 PETE LIEN & SONS INC, MI, 21,168.58 PLATTE VALLEY COMMUNICATIONS INC, SE, 2,138.24 PLATTE VALLEY LABORATORIES INC, SE, 65.00 PRAIRIE BREEZE EXPANSION HOLDINGS LLC, MI, 236,876.87 PROVANTAGE LLC, MI, 1,503.31 PUMPING SOLUTIONS INC, MI, 3,753.27 RASMUSSEN MECHANICAL SERVICES INC, MI, 1,566.96 REFUND CUSTOMERS, RE, 25.00 REFUND CUSTOMERS, RE, 35.00 REFUND CUSTOMERS, RE, 40.00 REFUND CUSTOMERS, RE, 72.12 REFUND CUSTOMERS, RE, 73.18 REFUND CUSTOMERS, RE, 73.64 REFUND CUSTOMERS, RE, 85.77 REFUND CUSTOMERS, RE, 105.49 REFUND CUSTOMERS, RE, 114.12 REFUND CUSTOMERS, RE, 172.07 REFUND CUSTOMERS, RE, 173.34 REFUND CUSTOMERS, RE, 681.70 RMB CONSULTING & RESEARCH INC, SE, 13,849.00 ROBERT ELDEN WILLIAMS, SE, 450.00 ROCHESTER ARMORED CAR CO INC, SE, 269.35 RYAN L STEFFEN, SE, 1,055.75 SAFETY-KLEEN SYSTEMS INC, SE, 1,341.85 SAINT FRANCIS MEDICAL CENTER, SE, 750.00 SANTA FE DISTRIBUTING INC, MI, 350.79 SAPP BROS INC, MI, 14,255.00 SAUBER MFG CO, MI, 28,480.00 SENIOR CITIZENS INDUSTRIES INC, SE, 36,489.34 SEWER ROOTER SERVICE & PLUMBING INC, SE, 85.00 SGS NORTH AMERICA INC, SE, 766.00 SHANNON CHEMICAL CORPORATION, MI, 36,371.16 SHEFFIELD TREE SERVICE INC, SE, 4,050.00 SOS PORTABLE TOILETS INC, RT, 559.01 SOUTHERN POWER DISTRICT, SE, 106.50 SOUTHERN POWER DISTRICT, SE, 196.57 SOUTHERN POWER DISTRICT, SE, 882.88 STACLEAN DIFFUSER CO LLC, SU, 5,943.10 STANDARD LABORATORIES, INC, SE, 64.20 STAROSTKA GROUP UNLIMITED INC, CON, 169,675.12 STATE OF NE DEPT OF REVENUE, MI, 477,443.75 STATE OF NE DIV OF COMM, MI, 152.12 STEARNS, CONRAD & SCHMIDT CONSULTING ENGINEERS INC, SE, 1,790.23 STELLA-JONES CORP, MI, 48,154.63 STRAIGHT-LINE STRIPING, SE, 5,057.12 STRYKER SALES CORPORATION, SE, 12,639.70 TAWNY SLIZOSKI, SE, 400.00 TIMMONS TRUCKING COMPANY LLC, MI, 2,605.91 TOWERS INSULATION INC, SE, 5,732.46 TREYTON HOLCOMB, SE, 100.00 TRI-CITY ELECTRIC, SE, 110.68 TSG GRAND ISLAND PROJECT INC, MI, 8,530.26 TSYS MERCHANT SOLUTIONS LLC, SE, 15.00 TWILA R REMPE, SE, 810.00 UMR INC, IN, 77,458.93 UMR INC, IN, 124,459.99 UNION PACIFIC RAILROAD, MI, 262,259.80 UNITED CONVEYOR SUPPLY CO, MI, 513.54 UNITED HEALTHCARE, RE, 1,261.62 US VETERANS AFFAIRS MEDICAL CENTER, RE, 394.60 WAM INC, MI, 1,209.38 WATER REMEDIATION TECHNOLOGY LLC, MI, 74,343.88 WELLS FARGO BANK NA, SE, 182.86 WELLS FARGO BANK NA, BD, 1,751,500.00 WESCO DISTRIBUTION INC, MI, 3,736.16 WEST GROUP PAYMENT CENTER, SE, 760.31 WESTERN FUELS ASSOCIATION INC, SE, 1,250.00 WIPER TOWEL SERV INC, SU, 356.51 WISCONSIN PHYSICIANS SERVICE INSURANCE C, RE, 2,873.70 WISH NEBRASKA INC, SE, 1,144.80 XEROX CORPORATION, SE, 104.93 Check Total, 6,715,888.91 Payroll for period 8-16-20 through 8-29-20 1,736,818.86 TOTAL 8,452,707.77 13

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