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Light-up McIntosh December 15

Light-up McIntosh will begin at the Civic Center at 6:30 p.m. The event will host Santa Clause and an area choir from six local churches will sing.

02.05.07 -- February Town Council Meeting Agenda

The Town Council will meet this Thursday. Thanks to Debbie for e-mailing a copy of the agenda.


AGENDA
Town Council Meeting
February 8, 2007
Civic Center 7:00 P.M.

Anyone wishing to place a subject on the agenda may do so up to 72 hours before the meeting by notifying the Town Office.
I) Call to Order, Lord’s Prayer, and Pledge to the American Flag

II) Roll Call

A) Minutes of the Town Council Meeting of January 11, 2007 and Workshop Meeting of February 3, 2007.

III) Financial Report for February 2007

IV) Guests:

V) Citizen Board Committee Updates:
A) Code Enforcement Board
B) Historic Preservation Committee
C) Land Planning Agency/Board of Adjustment
1) Ordinance No.: 2006-155 Proportionate Share Mitigation
2) Land Development Code - 50’ triangle traffic easement
3) Historic Ordinance No.: 2006-151
4) Residential density and agricultural land zoning changes
5) Article 8 of the Administration and Enforcement of Land Development Code
D) Tree Preservation Committee Ordinance No.: 2006-155

VI) Message from the Clerk:
A) Maintenance employee uniform allowance
B) Committee terms and appointments
C) Guidelines for Issuance of Precautionary Boil Water Notices

VII) Message from the Mayor:
A) School concurrency service issues

VIII) Message from the Attorney:

IX) Old Business:
A) Town office lease/bids
B) Payment request – Marion County Interlocal Agreement
C) McIntosh Area School lease
D) Water drainage issues
E) Citizen committee estimated budget updates
F) Historic Ordinance No.: 2006-151

X) New Business:
A) Installation of a Control Panel for Automated Water System
B) Replace burnt out light bulb on top of water tower

XI) Message from the Council:

XII) Citizen’s Comments:
Meeting Adjourned
***Notice to Board Meeting Attendees: As a courtesy to others, please ensure pager and cell phones are turned off during meeting***
Welcome to the Town of McIntosh Town Council meeting. All persons wishing to address the Town Council will be asked to limit their comments to the specific subject being addressed. However, in order to foster mutual respect between the Town Council and the public, it is requested that comments are directed at specific issues rather than personal comments directed toward Board members or staff.

Please note that if a person desires to appeal any decision made to any matter considered at the above meeting, that person may need to ensure that a verbatim record of the proceeding be made, which record includes the testimony and evidence which the appeal is to be based.

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