Mayor Ottens called the meeting to order at 5:30 PM and directed the City Clerk to call the roll. On roll call, Aldermen – Keith King, Paul Banker, Barb Mask, Sue VanKampen, Dan Nederhoff, Margaret Crosthwaite, Gene Field, and Mike VanZuiden were present. No media were present.
Pledge of allegiance was recited.
There were no communications from visitors.
- Motion to proceed with bids for Progress Drive. Alderman VanZuiden motioned, seconded by Alderman King. Motion allows for the process to advertise for bids to proceed, once bids are received, council will have an opportunity to vote whether to proceed with project. Alderman Field asked if stopping 8th street work would help complete progress drive, or help with funding. Alderman King reminded council that 8th street project primarily relies on HUD funding and cannot be diverted or postponed. With no further discussion, Roll Call Vote; 8 yes, 0 no. Motion passed.
Alderman King motioned, seconded by Alderman Crosthwaite to enter closed session to discuss personnel. Roll Call Vote; 8 yes, 0 no. The council entered closed session at 5:36 PM.
Alderman VanZuiden motioned, seconded by Alderman King to exit closed session. Roll Call Vote; 8 yes, 0 no. Motion Approved. The council exited closed session at 7:20 PM.
With no further discussion, Alderman Mask motioned, alderman King seconded. With voice agreement the council adjourned at 7:24 PM.
David C Gibbons
Clerk – City of Fulton