On the record – Niles

WHAT: City Council meeting Wednesday night

PRESENT: Barry Steffey, Jr., Michael Lastic, Ryan McNaughton, Barry Profato, P.J. Kearney, Sheri Smith, Linda Marchese, Al Cantola and Mayor Steven Mientkiewicz

Council:

• Authorizing the mayor to contract with MS Consultants Inc. to administer the backflow prevention through next year;

• Authorized the service director to seek proposals from contractors for projects involving infrastructure repairs and / or treatments;

• Tabled a resolution to adopt the assessment of $45 noncompliance monthly fee on the water meter installation;

• Approved the first reading of an ordinance to participate in the U.S. communities government purchasing alliance program;

• Approved the first reading of an ordinance to create an income tax incentive program for the downtown business district;

• Approved the first reading of an ordinance to create an income tax incentive program for the portion of the city not located within the downtown business district;

• Approved the first reading of a resolution authorizing the mayor and / or service director to negotiate a contract with Julian & Grube for a billing audit.

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