2018-02-28 Regular Meeting Agenda

HAZLETON CITY COUNCIL

REGULAR MEETING

WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 28, 2018

6:00 PM

A. Call to Order

B. Silent Meditation

C. Pledge of Allegiance

D. Roll Call: ____ Barletta; ____Colombo; ____Mope; ____Perry; ____Gavio

E. Approving Minutes of Previous Meetings February 5, 2018- Regular Meeting

F. Presentations/Proclamations/Communications – Presentation by Barry Isett & Associates on the City of Hazleton’s MS4 project and Storm water              Fees.

G. Bid Opening – City of Hazleton Altmiller Park Improvements

H. Courtesy of the Floor (ON AGENDA ITEMS ONLY):

I. Old Business:

ORDINANCES:

RESOLUTIONS:

J. New Business: 

ORDINANCES:

Ordinance 2018-8 An Ordinance Amending Ordinance 2017-29- Re-Enacting Realty Transfer Tax Provisions Pursuant to Article XI-D of the Tax Reform Code of 1971, and Authorizing the Department of Revenue of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania to Determine, Collect, and Enforce the Tax, Interest, and Penalties (1st Reading; call for comments or questions; roll call)                                               

Ordinance 2018-9 Re-Enacting Ordinances 1931, 1932, and 1933, which Continue in Force and Effect for the Period January 1, 2018 through December 31, 2018, Imposing the Real Estate Tax, Earned Income Tax, Per Capita Tax, and Resident Tax, Respectively (1st Reading; call for comments or questions; roll call)

RESOLUTIONS:

Resolution 2018-27 Approving the Memorandum of Understanding Regarding Terms Between the City of Hazleton and the Luzerne County Conservation District and Authorizing the Mayor to Sign and Seal the Memorandum of Understanding (call for comments or questions; roll call)

Resolution 2018-28 A Resolution of the City of Hazleton Authorizing the Abatement of Municipal Property Taxes for For 71-T8SW21-019-005-000 For 2016 & 2017 (call for comments or questions; roll call)

Resolution 2018-29 A Resolution of the City of Hazleton Authorizing the Abatement of Municipal Property Taxes For 71-T8SW31-005-001-000 For 2017 (call for comments or questions; roll call)

K. Discussion

(1)       Comments from the Audience

(2)       Comments from the Mayor

(3)       Comments from Junior Council

(4)       Comments from Council

L. Adjournment