Meeting in regular session, Monday, October 2, 2017 City Council:

  • Heard a presentation by Public Safety Director Matt Breed thanking Bill Hansen for his 51 years of service on the Fire Department and to the Petoskey community;
  • Adopted a resolution approving the City's 2018-2023 Capital Improvements Plan;
  • Authorized to contract with Payne and Dolan, Inc., Gaylord, for Little Traverse Wheelway repairs at a cost not to exceed $50,000;
  • Adopted a resolution supporting the Petoskey Harbor Springs Area Community Foundation to obtain grant funding from the Charles Stewart Mott Foundation for sustainability purposes;
  • Accepted the City Manager's report concerning programs and services as proposed by the City's Downtown Management Board's territory and adopted a resolution scheduling a public hearing for October 16, 2017 to receive comments concerning these recommended programs and services;
  • Adopted a resolution authorizing to recess to a closed session, pursuant to Section 8(h) of the Michigan Open Meetings Act, to consider material exempt from disclosure; and
  • Conducted a first reading of a proposed ordinance that would create Article XXXI H - Hospital Districts of the City of Petoskey Zoning Ordinance, Appendix A to the Code of Ordinances and amend the Zoning District Map as set forth in Ordinance 451 to rezone specific properties H-1 and H-2 Hospital.