Government update for the week of Oct. 13
Moffat County Commission meeting
When: 8:30 a.m. Tuesday
Where: Moffat County Courthouse, 221 W. Victory Way
1) 8:30 to 8:35 a.m.: Call to order
Pledge of Allegiance/opening prayer
2) 8:35 to 8:45 a.m.: Consent agenda —
Review and sign the following documents:
a) Approve minutes: Oct. 7
b) Transfer of Intergovernmental Funds: Resolution 2014-121
c) MCTA office rental lease agreement
d) Core Services Mental Health contract with Saul Tompkins
e) Amendment to 2014 County Fee Schedule: Resolution 2014-123
3) 8:45 to 9 a.m.: General discussion
Please note that the board may discuss any topic relevant to county business,
whether or not the topic has been specifically noted on this agenda.
— Safety meeting
4) 9 to 9:15 a.m.: Advocates Crisis Support Services — Sharon Farquhar
a) Present proclamation for October as Domestic Violence month
5) 9:15 to 9:30 a.m.: Finance Department — Mindy Curtis
a) Present proposed 2015 county budget
6) 9:30 to 9:45 a.m.: Road and Bridge Department — Bill Mack and Linda DeRose
a) Monthly reports
b) Senior application for snow removal
7) 9:45 to 10 a.m.: Office of Development Services — Roy Tipton
a) Present change order for Shadow Mountain Village Improvement Project
Craig City Council meeting
When: Tuesday: 5:30 p.m. workshop, 7:30 p.m. council meeting
Where: 300 W. Fourth St., Craig
5:30 p.m.: Workshop with Moffat County officials regarding budgets and other issues.
7:30 p.m.: Council meeting
Please note that action (including final action) may be taken on any or all of the following items:
- Roll Call
- Pledge of Allegiance and moment of silence
- Approval of minutes from Sept. 23 meeting
- Approval of September 2014 bills
- Approval of agenda
- Consent agenda
a) Approval of a Special Events Permit for the Boys & Girls Club for Dec. 6 event to be held at the club at 1324 E. U.S. Highway 40.
b) Renewal of a liquor store license for Irvin’s LLC dba Load Out Liquors located at 1800 W. Victory Way. No cause shown for denial.
c) Renewal of a hotel and restaurant liquor license for Qi Lin Wu dba Ocean Pearl located at 441 W. Victory Way. No cause shown for denial.
d) Renewal of a hotel and restaurant liquor license for Jose and Cassandra Nunez dba Vallartas Restaurant located at 1111 W. Victory Way. No cause shown for denial.
e) Renewal of a hotel and restaurant license for Fiesta Jalisco Numero Catorce, LLC dba Fiesta Jalisco located at 410 Ranney St. No cause shown for denial.
a) Marci Marumoto from Grand Futures Prevention Coalition will make a presentation to the Craig Police Department.
b) Proclamation declaring October 2014 as Domestic Violence Awareness Month.
c) Mark Brown representing REPS (Reaching Everyone Preventing Suicide) will appear to discuss a 7-mile obstacle run to be held in Craig on July 25, 2015.
d) Steve Fulton, representing the Marianna Raftopoulous Business Center will appear to request approval of a proclamation for “Shop Local.”
- Other business
a) Ordinance 1039 (2014) — an ordinance adding section 6.20.040 of the Craig Municipal Code regulating the keeping of backyard chickens.
b) Bid award for painting the exterior of the Center of Craig.
9) Staff reports
a) September 2014 Police department report.
10) City manager/city attorney reports
11) Council reports
12) Audience comments
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