City Council Meeting Agenda

August 23, 2021 - 5:30 PM

Hjemkomst Center

The Moorhead City Council welcomes and encourages public input on issues listed on the agenda or of general community interest, time and Council permitting. Speakers are limited to 3-minute presentations. Advertised public hearings are scheduled so that the public is afforded an opportunity to speak. Public hearings are generally scheduled 15 to 30 minutes after the start of the meeting; however the starting time may vary depending on other scheduled agenda items. Citizens wishing to address the Mayor and Council regarding a specific agenda item, other than public hearings, will be afforded an opportunity during the discussion of that item. Citizens wishing to speak on matters not listed on the agenda will be afforded the opportunity to do so under the heading “Citizens Addressing the Council,” usually scheduled at the beginning and end of the agenda. Each person requesting the opportunity to speak is asked to fill out a "Request to Speak Form."

    City Council Meeting

    1. 1. Call to Order and Roll Call

    2. 2. Pledge of Allegiance

    3. 3. Agenda Amendments

    4. 4. Recognitions - Presentations

    5. 5. Consent Agenda

      All items listed with an asterisk ( * ) are considered to be routine by the City Council and will be enacted by one motion. There will be no separate discussion of these items unless a Council Member so requests, in accordance with the “Council Rules of Procedure”. In such event, the item will be removed from the General Order of Business and considered in its normal sequence on the agenda.

    6. 6. Approve Minutes

    7. 7. Citizens Addressing the Council (Time Reserved: 15 Minutes)

      During "Citizens Addressing the Council", the Mayor will invite residents to share issues or concerns that are not scheduled for a future public hearing. Items that are on tonight''s agenda may not be addressed during Community Comment. Individuals must limit their comments to three minutes. The Mayor may limit the number of speakers on the same issue in the interest of time and topic. lndividuals should not expect the Mayor or Council to respond to their comments tonight.

    8. 8. *Mayor and Council Appointments

    Public Hearings (5:45 p.m.)

    1. 9. Public Hearing to Consider a Franchise Ordinance and Agreement with Bird Scooters

    Economic Development

    1. 10. *Resolution to Approve First Amendment to Independent Contractor Agreement with Downtown Moorhead Inc

    Engineering Department

    1. 11. *Various Actions for Village Green 7th Addition (Eng. No. 21-A6-04)

    Fire Department

    1. 12. *Resolution to Approve Cass County as Fiscal Agent for the Red River Regional Dispatch Center (RRRDC) Project and Approve Joint Selection Committee's Approval for Architectural Services

    Parks and Recreation Department

    1. 13. *Resolution to Accept Grant from the City Arts Partnership for RiverArts Music Festival

    Community Development Department

    1. 14. Consider Actions Relating to Declaration of a Hazardous Building - 1314 11th St S Parcel No. 58.737.0110

    2. 15. *Resolution to Approve Grant Agreement - ARPA Grant Funding for Moorhead Municipal Airport

    3. 16. *Resolution to Approve Minor Subdivision - Parcel 58.207.0020

    4. 17. *Resolution to Approve Title and Summary for Ordinance 2021-07: An Ordinance to Rezone 1817 11th St N from RMD-1: Residential Moderate Density-1 to CC: Community Commercial

    5. 18. *Resolution to Accept Grant from Convention and Visitors Bureau for Sculptures at Davy/Memorial Park

    Moorhead Public Service

    1. 19. Water Update


    1. 20 Approve Licenses - Permits

    2. 20. Amendments to Moorhead City Code Relating to Tobacco


    1. 21. Mayor and Council Reports

    2. 22. City Manager Report

    3. 23. Executive Session (If needed)

    4. 24. New Business

    5. 25. Citizens Addressing the Council (continued, if necessary)

Upon request, accommodations for individuals with disabilities, language barriers, or other needs to allow participation in meetings will be provided. To arrange assistance, call the City Clerk’s office at 218.299.5166 (voice) or 711 (TDD/TTY).