Summary of City Council action Monday, May 9:
The schedule for City Council meetings for the upcoming year was approved as were Mayoral appointments of supervisors and officers; boards and commissions and Council committees. Council meetings will continue to be second and fourth Mondays of the month at 7 p.m.
Approved installation of honorary street signs near the new veterans memorial. Signs indicating “Veterans Triangle” will be installed at the corners of Santa Fe and Pine and Santa Fe and Chestnut.
Approved 2016 overlay bid and repair of concrete in a number of areas including near Fire Station #1 on Chestnut Street.
Approved installation of a drinking fountain at the city park in Riversound.
Approved moving forward with abandonment proceedings on property at 1505 Finney Street (fire damage) and clean up of 721 Third Street.
Approved purchase of a new street sweeper.
Approved HELP loan request for Chad’s Automotive Repair that will take over the auto repair location on Walnut Street of Dunbar’s Automotive.
Approved new three-year contracts for city employees including police officers, dispatchers, public works employees, and officer workers.