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June 18, 2013

TR City Commission to conduct two public hearings during meeting Tuesday evening

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Written by: Bruce Snook
Three Rivers City Hall

Two public hearings are on the agenda for the Three Rivers City Commission meeting Tuesday evening (June 18).

The first hearing concerns a new Sewer Use Ordinance (SUO) and a new Water Use Ordinance.  Both have been approved by the Michigan Department of Environmental Quality.  The second pertains to closing out a CDBG 2010 Downtown Façade Grant utilized for improvements to properties at 132 West Michigan Avenue and 51 North Main Street.

The commission is also slated to consider:

  • authorizing city staff to continue to charge a rate of $0.067 per gallon for septage  until a new lower rate of $0.065 per gallon is presented with the first reading of the user fee ordinance on July 16
  • approving the issuance of various blanket purchase order for FY 2014
  • adopting a resolution and authorizing the Finance Director/Treasurer to make various FY 2012-13 year-end budget adjustments
  • approving a one-year contract extension to JC & Sons for tree removal, stump grinding/topsoil and seed
  • approving the purchase of 20 SCBA air bottles from Front Line Services, Inc. at a cost not to exceed $22,100.

The meeting will be held in the Commission Room at City Hall, beginning at 6 p.m.

To access the agenda packet for the meeting, click here (2.88 MB).


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