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Current City Council Agenda


CITY COUNCIL AGENDA
 CITY OF NOVI
Regular City Council Meeting
Monday, July 22, 2019 | 7 P.M.
Council Chambers | Novi Civic Center |45175 Ten Mile Road
(248) 347-0460

CALL TO ORDER                                                                                             
                                                                                                                      
PLEDGE OF ALLEGIANCE
 
ROLL CALL: Mayor Gatt, Mayor Pro Tem Staudt, Council Members Breen, Casey, Mutch, Poupard, Verma
 
APPROVAL OF AGENDA
 
PUBLIC HEARING
 
PRESENTATIONS
 
REPORTS:
 
  1. MANAGER/STAFF
  2. ATTORNEY
 
AUDIENCE COMMENT – In order to hear all citizen comments at a reasonable hour, the City Council requests that speakers respect the three-minute time limit. This is not a question-answer session. However, it is an opportunity to voice your thoughts with City Council. Speakers wishing to display visual materials through the City’s audiovisual system must provide the materials to the City Clerk’s Office no later than 12:00 P.M. the day of the meeting. The materials cannot be changed before the meeting.
 
CONSENT AGENDA REMOVALS AND APPROVALS (See items A-J) All items listed under Consent Agenda are considered 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 which event the item will be removed from the Consent Agenda and considered at the end of the normal Agend

MATTERS FOR COUNCIL ACTION

1. Consideration to introduce Ordinance No. 19-124.20, an ordinance to amend the City of Novi Code of Ordinances, Chapter 11, “Design and Construction Standards,” Article III, “Watermains,” Section 11-68, “Design Considerations,” Subsection (F), “Fire Hydrants and Appurtenances,” in order to amend standards relating to placement and spacing of fire hydrants.  FIRST READING
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2. Consideration to introduce Ordinance No. 19-99.18, an ordinance to amend the City of Novi Code of Ordinances Chapter 15, “Fire Prevention and Protection,” Article II, “Fire Prevention Code, “Section 15-16, “International Fire Prevention Code-Adopted as Amended; Insertions” and Section 15-17, “Amendments,” to adopt and incorporate the 2015 International Fire Code.  FIRST READING
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3. Consideration to introduce Ordinance No. 19-158.01, an ordinance to amend the City of Novi Code of Ordinances, Chapter 22, “Offenses,” Article IX, “Offenses Pertaining to Underaged Persons,” in order to amend Division 3, “Tobacco Products,” to include vape, electronic cigarettes, and nicotine products; to amend Section 22-263, “Use of Tobacco on School Property,” vape, electronic cigarettes, and nicotine products; and to include and provide penalties for violations.  FIRST READING
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4. Approval of Proposed Water & Sewer Rate Resolutions for 2019 – 2020.
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AUDIENCE COMMENT – In order to hear all citizen comments at a reasonable hour, the City Council requests that speakers respect the three-minute time limit. This is not a question-answer session. However, it is an opportunity to voice your thoughts with City Council. Speakers wishing to display visual materials through the City’s audiovisual system must provide the materials to the City Clerk’s Office no later than 12:00 P.M. the day of the meeting. The materials cannot be changed before the meeting.
 
COMMITTEE REPORTS

 
MAYOR AND COUNCIL ISSUES
 
 
CONSENT AGENDA REMOVALS FOR COUNCIL ACTION:  Consent Agenda items which have been removed for discussion and/or action.
 
 
COMMUNICATIONS: 
 
CONSENT AGENDA:
  Background information for Consent Agenda items is available for review at the City Clerk’s Office. 
 
A. Approve Minutes of:
    1. July 8, 2019 – Regular meeting
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B. Approval to award a three-year Façade/Architectural Consulting Services Contract to DRN and Associates (with option for two  additional one-year renewals) and adoption of Fee Schedule, effective July 23, 2019, or the date of the last signature on the   contract.
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C. Approval of Resolution Authorizing “2019 Michigan State Fair” to occur on the Suburban Collection Showplace property at 46100 Grand River Avenue.
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D. Approval of Ordinance No. 19-49.04, an ordinance to amend the City of Novi Code of Ordinances, at Chapter 15, “Fire Prevention and Protection,” in order to repeal Article IV, “Self-Service Gas Stations.”  SECOND READING
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 E. Approval of Ordinance No. 19-104.11, an ordinance to amend the City of Novi Code Of Ordinances, at Chapter 21, “Nuisances,” Article II, “Related to Property,” in order to repeal Division 6, “Portable Toilets.”  SECOND READING
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F. Approval of Ordinance No. 19-181.04, an ordinance to amend The City of Novi Code Of Ordinances, at Chapter 27.5, “Registration and Licensing,” Article III, “Secondhand Dealers and Junk Dealers,” to add automated recycling kiosks to the list of regulated dealers.  SECOND READING
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G. Approval of Ordinance No. 19-115.05, an ordinance to amend the City of Novi Code Of Ordinances, at Chapter 33, “Traffic And Motor Vehicles,” Article III, “Parking, Stopping, and Standing,” Division 5, “Snow Emergencies,” in order to repeal the regulations and provisions therein in their entirety.  SECOND READING
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H. Approval to purchase an unmarked vehicle from Berger Chevrolet for the Novi Police Department in the amount of $27,491.00 through the Oakland County Cooperative purchasing contract.
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I. Approval of a Property Access Agreement for Treatment of Invasive Species between the City of Novi and Oakland County Cooperative Invasive Species Management Area (OC CISMA) and the Six Rivers Land Conservancy, to allow access to Rotary Park for the purpose of removing Japanese Knotweed, an invasive species that has been found in the park, and an expenditure of $2,250 to allow treatment for the remaining 1.5 acres not covered by the grant funds.
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J. Approval of Claims and Accounts – Warrant No. 1040
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ADJOURNMENT
 
SCHEDULED MEETINGS - All Regular Council meetings are held in the Council Chambers unless otherwise noted.  The following schedule consists of meetings that are routinely held in the Council Chambers.  For a complete listing of scheduled meetings, please visit the Event Calendar at cityofnovi.org.
 
July
24 – Planning Commission – Council Chambers – 7 p.m.
25 – Library Board – Council Chambers – 7 p.m.
 
August
12 – City Council – Council Chambers – 7 p.m.
13 – Zoning Board of Appeals – Council Chambers – 7 p.m.
14 – Planning Commission – Council Chambers – 7 p.m.
15 – Parks, Recreation & Cultural Services Commission – 7 p.m.
22 – Library Board – Council Chambers – 7 p.m.
26 – City Council – Council Chambers – 7 p.m.
28 – Planning Commission – Council Chambers – 7 p.m.
 
 
NOTICE:  People with disabilities needing accommodations for effective participation in this meeting should contact the City Clerk (248) 347-0456 at least two working days in advance of the meeting.  An attempt will be made to make reasonable accommodations.
 
We kindly request that you turn off all cell phones while in the Council Chambers.  Thank you