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City Council Agenda, April 24, 2023



April 24, 2023

5:30 PM

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Public Hearing

Open Hearing

Receive public comment on the proposed 2023/2024 Budget

(located at the end of the    packet)

Close Hearing



Regular Meeting

1.         Call to order

2.         Roll Call

3.         Pledge of Allegiance

4.         Swearing In of New Alderpersons

  • 1st Ward Alderpersons – Barbara Mask and Jeff Brondyke
  • 2nd Ward Alderperson – Terry Boonstra
  • 3rd Ward – Keith King
  • 4th Ward – Jackie Wilkin

New Appointments by Mayor (with Council consent)

  • City Clerk – Tori Wade
  • City Attorney – Rebecca Huizenga

5.         Recognition of Volunteers

6.         Communication from Visitors (Any communication that is NOT on the agenda for             consideration)

7.         Presentations

  • Kathy Suehl – Tourism
  • Julie Meiners – Blessing of the Bikes

8.         Consent Agenda (All items in the consent agenda will be enacted by a single motion and roll call vote. Any item may be removed upon request by the Mayor or any Aldermen and considered individually after all other items of business on the consent agenda.)

  • Approve Council Meeting Minutes from April 10, 2023 (pages 1-4)
  • Approve Treasurer’s Report (pages 5-12)

9.         Business

  • Approve 2023/2024 Annual Budget (located at the end of the packet)

            Motion:  To Approve

B.  Approve a $10,000 donation (or other amount, determined by the council) for the Impact Program

            Motion:  To Approve

            C.  Approve Band Shell Funding

            Motion:  To Approve

10.       Committee of the Whole - Discussion

  • Cattail Rental Increases -concerns about the substantial increase from citizens

11.       Committee Reports

  • Finance
  • Personnel

            C.  Economic Development

            D.  Parks & Rec

            E.  Public Safety

            F.  Marina

            G.  Zoning

12.       Mayor’s Report

13.       Aldermen Report

14.       City Administrator’s Report (page 13)

15.       Chief of Police Report (pages 14-19)

16.       Public Works Director Report (page 20)

17.       Fulton Tourism

18.       Historical Society (page 21)

19.       Adjourn to Closed Session to discuss personnel, and sale of property

20.       Return to Regular Meeting

21.       Adjourn