City Council Agenda

AGENDA

REGULAR COUNCIL MEETING

CITY OF GENEVA, NEW YORK

December 4, 2019

Public Safety Building
255 Exchange Street
Geneva, New York 14456

EXECUTIVE SESSION
@6:00PM
TO DISCUSS COLLECTIVE NEGOTIATIONS PURSUANT TO ARTICLE 14 OF THE CIVIL SERVICE LAW
and PROPOSED, PENDING OR CURRENT LITIGATION

COUNCIL MEETING STARTS AT 7:00PM

I. CALL TO ORDER – Mayor, Ron Alcock

II. PLEDGE OF ALLEGIANCE

III. ROLL CALL

IV. FOUNDRY UPDATE

V. PUBLIC HEARING
• Local Law Establishing Sewer Charges

VI. PROCLAMATION

VII. PRESENTATION – Fred Bonn, Regional Director, NYS Office of Parks Recreation and Historic Preservation, Finger Lakes regarding agenda item XIA.

VIII. CONSIDERATION OF MEETING MINUTES
This portion of the meeting is dedicated to the consideration for approval of meeting minutes for the following Council sessions:

A. November 6, 2019 (Regular Council Meeting)
B. November 19, 2019 (Special Council Meeting)

IX. CORRESPONDENCE
This portion of the meeting is dedicated to a presentation and review by the City Clerk of all correspondence addressed to City Council and received since the last regular Council meeting.

X. PUBLIC COMMENT
This portion of the meeting is dedicated to receiving comments from the public on any agenda-related topics. The standard time limit for public comment is three (3) minutes; however, should you require additional time, please make your request to the Mayor (Presiding Officer) prior to the start of the meeting. As always, your comments are important to Council, and all attendees are invited to provide comments during this period.

XI. UNFINISHED BUSINESS
This portion of the meeting is dedicated to consideration of matters that have been previously considered by City Council. These include:

A. Resolution Affecting Sale of City-Owned Property Adjacent to Seneca Lake State Park in the Town of Waterloo, NY: Presented by City Manager Gerling #62-2019
B. Resolution Authorizing an Agreement with Hobart and William Smith Colleges: Presented by City Manager Gerling #63-2019
C. Resolution Declaring that the Access Improvements to Seneca Lake Project: Marina, An Unlisted Action Under SEQRA, will not result in any Adverse Environmental Impact: Presented by City Manager Gerling #64-2019
D. Resolution Authorizing the Issuance of $4,308,500 in Bonds of the City to Finance Various Public Improvements: Presented by Asst. City Manager Blowers #65-2019
E. Second Reading of an Ordinance Amending Section 341 Titled Water and Sewers: Presented by Asst. City Manager Blowers #7-2019
F. Local Law Establishing Sewer Rates: Presented by Asst. City Manager Blowers # 3 – 2019
G. Second Reading of an Ordinance Amending Chapter 335 Entitled “Vehicles and Traffic” for Avenue B: Presented by Asst. City Manager Blowers # 8-2019
H. Second Reading of an Ordinance Amending Chapter 335 Entitled “Vehicles and Traffic” for Monroe Street: Presented by Asst. City Manager Blowers # 9-2019
I. Resolution Affecting Sale of City-Owned Property – Lafayette Ave parcel #104.6-4-65: Presented by Asst. City Manager Blowers # 66-2019

XII. NEW BUSINESS
This portion of the meeting is dedicated to consideration of matters that have not been
previously considered by City Council. These include:

A. Resolution Authorizing the City Comptroller to Collect Tax Liens: Presented by Asst. City Manager Blowers # 67-2019
B. Resolution Authorizing a Contract with the Firefighters Local 2859 for 2020-2024: Presented by City Manager Gerling # 68-2019
C. Resolution Authorizing a Right-of-Way Permission for 134-136 Castle Street: Presented by City Manager Gerling # 69-2019
D. Resolution Authorizing a Right-of-Way Permission for 459-465 Exchange St (E. Castle): Presented by City Manager Gerling # 70-2019
E. Resolution of Support and Authorization for the City of Geneva 2019 Round 15, Urban and Community Forestry Grant Program, Tree Planting and Tree Maintenance: Presented by City Manager Gerling # 71-2019
F. Resolution Declaring City Equipment Surplus Property: Presented by Asst. City Manager Blowers # 72-2019
G. Resolution Affirming City Manager’s Performance Rating and Appropriating Money from the 2020 General Fund to City Manager Miscellaneous: Presented by Mayor Ron Alcock # 73-2019

XIII. PUBLIC COMMENT
This portion of the meeting is dedicated to receiving comments from the public on any non-agenda-related topics. The standard time limit for public comment is three (3) minutes. As always, your comments are important to Council, and all attendees are invited to provide comments during this period.

XIV. MAYOR AND COUNCIL REPORTS
This portion of the meeting is dedicated to presentation of reports by the Mayor and City Councilors on non-action matters that have not been addressed elsewhere on the agenda

XV. CITY MANAGER REPORT
This portion of the meeting is dedicated to presentation of a report by the City Manager on non-action matters that have not been addressed elsewhere on the agenda.

XVI. ADJOURNMENT