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Date:
May 8, 2017
Time:
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Location:
Council Chambers
Address:
435 Martin Street, Suite 4000
Blaine, WA 98230

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Regular City Council Meeting

Monday, May 8, 2017


CITY OF BLAINE
435 Martin Street, Suite 4000
Blaine, WA 98230
CITY COUNCIL AGENDA

Monday, May 8, 2017

6:00 PM

Harry Robinson, Mayor
Paul Greenough, Mayor Pro Tem


A. CALL TO ORDER

Moment of Silence and Pledge of Allegiance **Please silence all electronics that may interfere with the meeting** 

ROLL CALL:  
COUNCILMEMBERS: Charlie Hawkins, Paul Greenough, Steve Lawrenson, Dennis Olason, Bonnie Onyon, and Harry Robinson.  Mary Lou Steward requested to be excused.  

B. AUDIENCE PARTICIPATION 
Sign-up/Comment Sheet located in Council Chambers before Meeting

C. WRITTEN COMMUNICATIONS
1. Email dated May 1, 2017, from Mike Haslip, regarding the first All Hazard Alert Monthly Test.

D. FIRE CHIEF’S REPORT
1. North Whatcom Fire Update – Chief Hollander

E. CONSENT AGENDA
Items listed below will be enacted by one motion.  If separate discussion is desired on an item, that item may be removed from the Consent Agenda and placed on the Regular Agenda at the request of a Councilmember. 
1. Approval of Bills - $340,787.06
2. Approval of Payroll - $539,891.48
3. Approval of Council Minutes for April 24, 2017
4. Project closeout for Well 5.1 project

F. COUNCIL ACTION ITEMS
1. Resolution 1708-17, Adoption Incentive Policy for Sale of Airport
2. Resolution 1709-17, Authorizing an Interlocal Cooperation Agreement with Other Municipalities to Address Homelessness
3. Collective Bargaining Agreement
4. Employment Contract
5. Real Estate Contract

G. DEPARTMENT REPORTS
1. City Manager
2. Public Safety

H. COUNCIL REPORTS
1. Blaine Chamber of Commerce - Bonnie Onyon
2. Boys and Girls Club – Bonnie Onyon
3. WTA Board - Paul Greenough
4. Drayton Harbor Shellfish Advisory Committee - Charlie Hawkins
5. Senior Center Liaison - Dennis Olason
6. Library Committee – Dennis Olason 
7. Small Cities Caucus - Harry Robinson and David Wilbrecht
8. Whatcom Council of Governments - Harry Robinson

I. CALENDARS
Tuesday, May 9, 8 am - Blaine Tourism Advisory Committee meeting
Thursday, May 11,
9:30am – Park and Cemetery Board meeting
Canceled – Planning Commission meeting 
Thursday, May 18, 6 pm - Planning Commission Training – Meeting Management Training - City Council and Park and Cemetery Board Invited
Monday, May 22, 6 pm - City Council meeting
Thursday, May 25, 7 pm - Planning Commission meeting and Public Hearing – Drayton Reach Phase II PUD, Shoreline & Plat Variance

J. UNFINISHED BUSINESS 

K. COUNCIL NEW BUSINESS

L. ADJOURN

Americans with Disability Act (ADA) Requirement: The meeting location is accessible.  If you require a special accommodation during your attendance at any public meeting, please contact the Administrative Services Department (360) 332-8311, 24 hours prior to the meeting date you will be attending.   Thank you.