Councilmember Jacque Phillips - Ward 1

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December 5, 2017 Council and MLA Meetings

DateVote Title  Vote CastMotion Pass/Fail
12/5/20174. Approval of the AgendaYESPASSED
12/5/20175. Presentations:  
 A. A resolution recognizing Jim Kaiser, Senior Civil Engineer, for receiving the 2017 Colorado American Public Works Association Manager of the Year Award in the category of Drainage and Flood Control.  YESPASSED
12/5/20179. Consent Calendar:  
 A. Monthly Financial Report for October 2017.  YESPASSED
 B. A resolution appointing Associate Judges for the City of Thornton Municipal Court through December 31, 2018.  YESPASSED
 C. A resolution commending Shari Nolan for her service on the Thornton Arts, Sciences and Humanities Council Board of Directors.  YESPASSED
 D. A resolution approving a perpetual easement to the Public Service Company of Colorado on Thornton’s Farm 61-15.  YESPASSED
 E. A resolution approving the Second Amendment to the Intergovernmental Agreement Establishing the Rocky Flats Stewardship Council and approving the Triennial Determination for the Continuation of the Rocky Flats Stewardship Council (February 2018-2021). YESPASSED
 F. A resolution approving an Intergovernmental Agreement between the City of Thornton, the Adams County Board of County Commissioners, and the Adams County Sheriff’s Office for the utilization of the Flatrock Regional Training Center at Adams County.  YESPASSED
12/5/201710. Public Hearings:  
 A. A resolution approving a Conceptual Site Plan for a proposed retail development (T-Mobile store) on approximately .5 acres of land generally located north of West 84th Avenue and west of Delaware Street (84th and Fox Subdivision).  YESPASSED
12/5/201711. Action Items:  
 A. A resolution supporting reauthorization by the General Assembly of the Colorado Lottery Division in order to provide for the continued administration and distribution of lottery funds to be used for parks, open space, wildlife, and outdoor recreation purposes.  YESPASSED
 B. A resolution authorizing the use of the administrative review process for the Topgolf Project in the Larkridge Subdivision pursuant to Section 18-58 of the Thornton City Code.  YESPASSED
12/5/201712. AdjournmentYESPASSED
 MLA - Approval of the AgendaYESPASSED
 MLA - Approval of the Minutes - October 24, 2017YESPASSED
 MLA - Consideration of a Modification of Premises submitted by Rocky Road Remedies, LLC dba Rocky Road Thornton (Quadrant 2). YESPASSED
 7. AdjournmentYESPASSED

DateVote Title  Vote CastMotion Pass/Fail
11/28/20174. Approval of the AgendaNOT PRESENTPASSED
11/28/20179. Consent Calendar:  
 A. Approval of Minutes - October 17, 2017 Special and October 24, 2017 Regular City Council Meetings. YESPASSED
 B. An ordinance approving the annexation of approximately 15 acres of property situated in the northeast quarter of Section 22, Township 1 South, Range 68 West of the 6th Principal Meridian, County of Adams, State of Colorado, generally located west of Washington Street and north of East 140th Avenue and assigning the annexed property to Ward 4 (Thorncreek Church Annexation).  (Second Reading)  YESPASSED
 C. An ordinance approving the Zoning of approximately 15 acres of land to Regional Commercial and amending the Official Zoning Map to allow for the development of religious land uses and a private school for property generally located west of Washington Street and north of East 140th Avenue (Thorncreek Church Zoning).  (Second Reading)  YESPASSED
 D. An ordinance approving a Rezoning of 32.50 acres from Single-Family Attached and Neighborhood Service to Planned Development, amending the Zoning Map, and an Overall Development Plan/Conceptual Site Plan to develop the site as a Single-Family Detached and Single-Family Attached development for property located south of East 128th Avenue and east of Tamarac Street (Riverdale Ranch).  (Second Reading)  YESPASSED
 E. A resolution expressing the intent of the City of Thornton to be reimbursed expenses relating to financing construction of a new water treatment plant.  YESPASSED
 F. A resolution approving the First Amendment to the Intergovernmental Agreement between Adams 12 Five Star Schools and the City of Thornton for the Design and Construction of Improvements and Operation and Maintenance of the Consolidated Service Center to provide for the construction of a new Salt/Sand Building. YESPASSED
 G. A resolution approving a License Agreement between the City of Thornton and the Colorado Natural History Museum d/b/a Denver Museum of Nature and Science regarding an archaeological dig on City property.  YESPASSED
11/28/201711. Action Items:  
 A. An ordinance adopting the fifth amendment to the 2017 Budget amending section one of Ordinance 3413, making appropriations for the City of Thornton, Colorado for the fiscal year 2017 for all funds except that appropriations for certain individual projects shall not lapse at year end but continue until the project is completed or cancelled.  (Second Reading)  YESPASSED
 B. A resolution declaring support for first responders to traffic crashes and incidents within our communities, region, and state; and urging the public to drive safely, adhere to traffic laws, and respect the lives of responders who safeguard those at the scene of a crash.  YESPASSED
 12. Presentations and Remarks:  
 A. A resolution recognizing Councilmember Mack Goodman for his leadership and contributions as a Ward 1 Councilmember for the City of Thornton.  YESPASSED
 B. A resolution recognizing Councilmember Val Vigil for his leadership and contributions as a Ward 2 Councilmember for the City of Thornton.  YESPASSED
 Motion to Recess the MeetingYESPASSED
11/28/201719. AdjournmentYESPASSED
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DateVote Title  Vote CastMotion Pass/Fail
11/2/20173. Approval of the AgendaYESPASSED
11/2/20175. Approval of Minutes - September 26, 2017YESPASSED
11/2/20176A. A resolution approving the second amendment to the Exclusive Negotiation Agreement between the Thornton Development Authority and Opus Development Company, LLC. YESPASSED
11/2/20177. AdjournmentYESPASSED

October 24, 2017 Council and MLA Meetings

DateVote Title  Vote CastMotion Pass/Fail
10/24/20174. Approval of the AgendaYESPASSED
10/24/20179. Consent Calendar:  
 A. Approval of Minutes - October 3, 2017 Special and October 10, 2017 Regular City Council Meetings. YESPASSED
 B. An ordinance amending Sections 26-182 and 26-230 of the Thornton City Code to revise the preference for City of Thornton businesses in sealed and informal competitive bidding.  (Second Reading)  YESPASSED
 C. Fire Department monthly statistical report for August 2017.  YESPASSED
 D. Police Department monthly statistical report for August 2017.  YESPASSED
 E. A resolution appointing a member to the Development Permits and Appeals Board. YESPASSED
10/24/201710. Public Hearings:  
10/24/2017A. A public hearing regarding the Annexation, Findings of Fact, Zoning, and a Conceptual Site Plan for property generally located west of Washington Street and north of East 140th Avenue (Thorncreek Church Annexation).  
 1) An ordinance approving the annexation of approximately 15 acres of property situated in the northeast quarter of Section 22, Township 1 South, Range 68 West of the 6th Principal Meridian, County of Adams, State of Colorado, generally located west of Washington Street and north of East 140th Avenue and assigning the annexed property to Ward 4 (Thorncreek Church Annexation). YESPASSED
 2) A resolution adopting certain Findings of Fact for the annexation to the City of Thornton of certain unincorporated territory situated in the northeast quarter of Section 22, Township 1 South, Range 68 West of the 6th Principal Meridian, County of Adams, State of Colorado, generally located west of Washington Street and north of East 140th Avenue and assigning the annexed property to Ward 4 (Thorncreek Church Annexation).  YESPASSED
 3) An ordinance approving the Zoning of approximately 15 acres of land to Regional Commercial and amending the Official Zoning Map to allow for the development of religious land uses and a private school for property generally located west of Washington Street and north of East 140th Avenue (Thorncreek Church Zoning).  YESPASSED
 4) A resolution approving a Conceptual Site Plan to allow for the development of a church and private school on property generally located west of Washington Street and north of East 140th Avenue (Thorncreek Church Annexation).  YESPASSED
10/24/2017B. A public hearing regarding a Comprehensive Plan Amendment, Zoning Amendment, and an Overall Development Plan/Conceptual Site Plan for property generally located south of East 128th Avenue and east of Tamarac Street (Riverdale Ranch).  
 1) A resolution approving a Comprehensive Plan Amendment for 31.19 acres of property to change the designation of the property from Residential Medium and Commercial to Residential Medium for property located south of East 128th Avenue and east of Tamarac Street (Riverdale Ranch).  YESPASSED
 2) An ordinance approving a Rezoning of 32.50 acres from Single-Family Attached and Neighborhood Service to Planned Development, amending the Zoning Map, and an Overall Development Plan/Conceptual Site Plan to develop the site as a Single-Family Detached and Single-Family Attached development for property located south of East 128th Avenue and east of Tamarac Street (Riverdale Ranch).  YESPASSED
10/24/201711. Action Items:  
 A. A resolution declaring October 2017 as National Breast Cancer Awareness Month in the City of Thornton, Colorado.  YESPASSED
 B. A resolution approving the First Amendment to the Intergovernmental Agreement among the City of Northglenn, Ralston House, the cities of Westminster, Thornton, Federal Heights, Brighton, Commerce City and Aurora, the City and County of Broomfield and the County of Adams regarding construction and construction management of the Northglenn Ralston House.  YESPASSED
 C. An ordinance adopting the fifth amendment to the 2017 Budget amending section one of Ordinance 3413, making appropriations for the City of Thornton, Colorado for the fiscal year 2017 for all funds except that appropriations for certain individual projects shall not lapse at year end but continue until the project is completed or cancelled.  (First Reading)  YESPASSED
 D. An ordinance approving the Rezoning of approximately 20.4 acres of land from Planned Development - Multifamily to Planned Development, an Overall Development Plan/Conceptual Site Plan, and amending the Official Zoning Map to allow for the development of paired housing and a commercial land use (Homestead Hills). (Second Reading) YESPASSED
10/24/201712. AdjournmentYESPASSED
10/24/2017MLA - Approval of the AgendaYESPASSED
10/24/2017MLA - Approval of the Minutes - June 27, 2017YESPASSED
10/24/2017MLA - A resolution appointing Teresa Ablao as the lead hearing officer and Stuart Shapiro as the alternate hearing officer for the City of Thornton to conduct marijuana licensing hearings and otherwise act pursuant to Article X of Chapter 42 of the City Code and authorizing the Chairperson to enter into service agreements.  YESPASSED
10/24/2017MLA - AdjournmentYESPASSED

October 10, 2017 Council Meeting

DateVote Title  Vote CastMotion Pass/Fail
10/10/20174. Approval of the AgendaNOT PRESENTPASSED
10/10/20175. Presentations:  
 A. A resolution recognizing the efforts of Saunders Construction and its employees, scientists, and volunteers of the Denver Museum of Nature and Science, and Thornton staff and consultants that led to the recovery of a rare Triceratops fossil at the City’s new Public Safety Substation construction site.NOT PRESENTPASSED
10/10/20179. Consent Calendar:  
 A. Approval of Minutes – September 19, 2017 Special and September 26, 2017 Regular City Council Meetings. NOT PRESENTPASSED
 B. An ordinance making appropriations for the City of Thornton, Colorado, for the fiscal year 2018 for all operating funds and making appropriations for all capital improvement projects for the City of Thornton, Colorado, for the fiscal year beginning January 1, 2018, and ending December 31, 2018, and continuing for each project until that project is completed or cancelled, and regulating the payment of money out of the City treasury.  (Second Reading) NOT PRESENTPASSED
 C. An ordinance repealing Ordinance 3414 and reenacting an ordinance revising and prescribing sewer rates and charges and solid waste charges for the operation and maintenance of the sewer and solid waste systems for the City of Thornton, Colorado.  (Second Reading)  NOT PRESENTPASSED
 D. An ordinance providing for the tax levy upon all taxable property in the City of Thornton, Colorado, for municipal purposes.  (Second reading) NOT PRESENTPASSED
 E. An ordinance amending Sections 18-93 and 18-96 of the Thornton City Code concerning the uses contemplated within the Business Park zoning district and Employment Center zoning district; amending Section 18-160 to authorize additional permitted uses within the Business Park zoning district; and enacting Section 18-332 pertaining to Commercial Amusement - Outside uses. (Second reading) NOT PRESENTPASSED
 F. A resolution designating a planned growth area in Adams and Weld Counties for the purposes of the Municipal Annexation Act. NOT PRESENTPASSED
 G. A resolution approving the amended and restated Adoption Agreement for the Governmental Money Purchase Plan and Trust with the International City Management Association Retirement Corporation for the City Manager. NOT PRESENTPASSED
10/10/201710. Public Hearings:  
10/10/2017A. A public hearing regarding a Comprehensive Plan Amendment and a Zoning Amendment for property generally located between Colorado Boulevard and Bellaire Street at East 138th Avenue alignment   
 Motion to continue the public hearing to October 24, 2017  
 Motion to set aside the previous motionNOT PRESENTPASSED
 Motion to withdraw original motionNOT PRESENTPASSED
 1) A resolution approving a Comprehensive Plan Amendment for approximately 20.4 acres of property generally located between Colorado Boulevard and Bellaire Street at East 138th Avenue to change the designation of the property from Residential Low to Commercial and Residential Medium and amending the Future Land Use Map.  NOT PRESENTPASSED
 2) An ordinance approving the Rezoning of approximately 20.4 acres of land from Multifamily to Planned Development, an Overall Development Plan/Conceptual Site Plan, and amending the Official Zoning Map to allow for the development of paired housing and a commercial land use.  NOT PRESENTPASSED
10/10/201711. Action Items:  
 A. A resolution appointing the firm of RSM US LLP for the performance of the annual audit of the City’s financial statements for the year ending December 31, 2017, and authorizing the City Manager to enter into a service agreement with the firm of RSM US LLP for the 2017 audit and up to four subsequent years. NOT PRESENTPASSED
 B. An ordinance amending Sections 26-182 and 26-230 of the Thornton City Code to revise the preference for City of Thornton businesses in sealed and informal competitive bidding.  (First Reading)NOT PRESENTPASSED
 C. A resolution supporting School District 27J’s ballot issue 3D which would authorize a $12 million mill levy override beginning in tax collection year 2018 which will be considered by the voters at the election to be held on November 7, 2017. NOT PRESENTPASSED
10/10/201712. AdjournmentNOT PRESENTPASSED

September 26, 2017 Council, TASHCO, TDA, 136th GID, and E-911 Meetings

DateVote Title  Vote CastMotion Pass/Fail
9/26/20174. Approval of the Agenda as AmendedNOPASSED
9/26/20175. Presentations:  
 A. A resolution conveying the City Council’s gratitude and appreciation to Officer Matthew Barnes for his many contributions during the past thirty-five years of dedicated service to the City of Thornton. YESPASSED
 B. A resolution honoring Jael Duran and the Starbucks team at 8410 Pearl Street in Thornton for their exceptional efforts of maintaining and beautifying the City of Thornton. YESPASSED
 C. A presentation from LiveWell Colorado of the City’s Elite status in the Healthy Eating Active Living (HEAL) Cities and Towns Campaign.   
 D. A resolution declaring October 8 through October 14, 2017 as National Fire Prevention Week and October 7 and October 8, 2017 as National Fallen Firefighters’ Memorial Weekend. YESPASSED
 E. A resolution declaring the month of October 2017 as National Arts and Humanities month in the City of Thornton, Colorado.YESPASSED
9/26/20179. Consent Calendar:  
 A. Approval of Minutes - September 5, 2017 Special, September 12, 2017 Special and Regular City Council Meetings.YESPASSED
 B. An ordinance adopting the fourth amendment to the 2017 Budget amending section one of Ordinance 3413, making appropriations for the City of Thornton, Colorado for the fiscal year 2017 for all funds except that appropriations for certain individual projects shall not lapse at year end but continue until the project is completed or cancelled.  (Second Reading) YESPASSED
 C. Fire Department monthly statistical report for July 2017.YESPASSED
 D. Police Department monthly statistical report for July 2017. YESPASSED
 E. Monthly Financial Report for August 2017. YESPASSED
 F. A resolution adopting a water efficiency plan for the City of Thornton. YESPASSED
 G. A resolution approving the Zayo Non-Exclusive Right-of-Way Use Agreement between the City of Thornton and Zayo Group, LLC. YESPASSED
 H. A resolution approving the Newpath Networks Non-Exclusive Right-of-Way Use Agreement between the City of Thornton and Newpath Networks, LLC. YESPASSED
 I. A resolution authorizing an intergovernmental agreement between the City of Thornton, Colorado, and the Board of County Commissioners of the County of Douglas, Colorado for the use of the Sex Offender Tracking and Registration System. YESPASSED
 J. A resolution setting forth certain fees and charges for the City of Thornton, Colorado.YESPASSED
 K. A resolution approving the First Amendment to that certain Employment Agreement between Luis A. Corchado, City Attorney, and the City of Thornton. YESPASSED
 L. A resolution appointing members to the Businesses of Thornton Advisory Commission. YESPASSED
 M. A resolution rescheduling the November 21, 2017 Regular City Council meeting to November 28, 2017. YESPASSED
9/26/201710. Public Hearings:  
 A. A public hearing regarding a resolution adopting a Pay Plan for Career Service employees of the City of Thornton, Colorado, for the calendar year of 2018.YESPASSED
 B. A public hearing regarding the 2018 City of Thornton budget.   
 1) A resolution adopting a budget for the City of Thornton, Colorado, for the period beginning January 1, 2018, and ending December 31, 2018.  YESPASSED
 2) A resolution adopting a Pay Plan for Excluded employees of the City of Thornton, Colorado, for the calendar year of 2018. YESPASSED
 3) An ordinance making appropriations for the City of Thornton, Colorado, for the fiscal year 2018 for all operating funds and making appropriations for all capital improvement projects for the City of Thornton, Colorado, for the fiscal year beginning January 1, 2018, and ending December 31, 2018, and continuing for each project until that project is completed or cancelled, and regulating the payment of money out of the City treasury.  (First Reading) YESPASSED
 4) An ordinance repealing Ordinance Number 3414 and reenacting an ordinance revising and prescribing sewer rates and charges and solid waste charges for the operation and maintenance of the sewer and solid waste systems for the City of Thornton, Colorado.  (First Reading)  YESPASSED
 5) An ordinance providing for the tax levy upon all taxable property in the City of Thornton, Colorado, for municipal purposes.  (First reading) YESPASSED
9/26/201711. Action Items:  
 A. Motion to rescind the City's COP Grant application.NOPASSED
 Motion to recess into Executive SessionNOPASSED
9/26/2017TASHCO - Approval of the AgendaYESPASSED
9/26/2017TASHCO - Approval of the MinutesYESPASSED
 TASHCO - A resolution adopting the 2018 Budget.YESPASSED
9/26/2017TASHCO - AdjournmentYESPASSED
9/26/2017TDA - Approval of the AgendaYESPASSED
9/26/2017TDA - Approval of the MinutesYESPASSED
 TDA - A resolution adopting the 2018 Budget.YESPASSED
9/26/2017TDA - AdjournmentYESPASSED
9/26/2017136th GID - Approval of the AgendaYESPASSED
9/26/2017136th GID - Approval of the MinutesYESPASSED
 136th GID - A resolution adopting the 2018 Budget.YESPASSED
 136th GID - A resolution providing for the Tax Levy upon all taxable property in the GID. YESPASSED
9/26/2017136th GID - AdjournmentYESPASSED
9/26/2017E-911 Authority - Approval of the AgendaYESPASSED
9/26/2017E-911 Authority - Approval of the MinutesYESPASSED
 E-911 Authority - A resolution adopting the 2018 Budget.YESPASSED
9/26/2017E-911 Authority - AdjournmentYESPASSED
9/26/201711. Adjournment of the Regular City Council MeetingYESPASSED

September 19, 2017 Special Council Meeting

DateVote Title  Vote CastMotion Pass/Fail
9/19/20176A. A resolution declaring the month of October as Bullying Prevention Awareness Month in the City of Thornton.YESPASSED
9/19/20175. Public Hearings:  
 A. A public hearing regarding a resolution approving an amendment to Section 3.1 and Figure 3-2 of Thornton’s 2012 Comprehensive Plan to maintain consistency of listed land uses within the Gateway/Mixed Use land use category descriptions by including "theaters, commercial recreation, and outdoor entertainment uses.”YESPASSED
 B. Motion to strike the PowerPoint presentation containing pictures of hawks from the record as it does not pertain to the public hearing.YESPASSED
 B. A public hearing regarding an ordinance amending Sections 18-93 and 18-96 of the Thornton City Code concerning the uses contemplated within the Business Park zoning district and Employment Center zoning district; amending Section 18-160 to authorize additional permitted uses within the Business Park zoning district; and enacting Section 18-332 pertaining to Commercial Amusement - Outside uses.YESPASSED
9/19/20176. Business:  
 B. Moiton to recess the meeting into Executive Session.YESPASSED
9/19/20177. AdjournmentYESPASSED

DateVote Title  Vote CastMotion Pass/Fail
9/12/20174. Approval of the Agenda as AmendedYESPASSED
9/12/20175. Presentations:  
 A. A resolution honoring Jenifer “Jen” Alderfer for her service to the City of Thornton and the Denver metro community through her leadership at the North Suburban Medical Center.  YESPASSED
 B. A resolution declaring September 15 through October 15, 2017, as Hispanic Heritage Month in the City of Thornton, Colorado.  YESPASSED
9/12/20177. Consent Calendar:  
 A. Approval of Minutes – August 15, 2017 Special and August 22, 2017 Regular City Council Meetings. YESPASSED
 B. An ordinance granting a nonexclusive franchise by the City of Thornton to Comcast of Colorado VIII, LLC, its successors and assigns, for the right to make reasonable use of the public rights-of-way, to use and erect, operate and maintain any equipment and necessary appurtenances for the provision of cable services within the City.  (Second Reading) YESPASSED
 C. A resolution commending Dustin Johnson for his service on the Thornton Arts, Sciences and Humanities Council Board of Directors.  YESPASSED
 D. A resolution authorizing an Intergovernmental Agreement between the City of Thornton and the Federal Bureau of Investigation for use of the Thornton City Hall building as a radio communications site. YESPASSED
 E. A resolution amending the Pay Plan Summary documents for the Career Service and Excluded Pay Plans of the City of Thornton, Colorado, for the calendar year of 2017.YESPASSED
 F. A resolution setting forth the composition of the members of the retirement plan committees for the City of Thornton General Employees Pension Plan, Police Officers Pension Plan, and Firefighters Pension Plan and repealing C.D. No. 85-090.  YESPASSED
 G. A resolution commending Daniel Alonzo for his service as a member of the Thornton Development Permits and Appeals Board.  YESPASSED
 H. A resolution acknowledging receipt of a petition for the Thorncreek Church Annexation, generally located west of Washington Street and north of East 140th Avenue, and establishing, October 24, 2017, as the date of hearing on the requested annexation to the City of Thornton (Thorncreek Church Annexation). YESPASSED
 I. A resolution expressing the intent of the City of Thornton to be reimbursed expenses relating to financing construction of a new public safety facility.  YESPASSED
9/12/201710. Public Hearings:  
 A. A resolution approving the Service Plan for River Valley Village Metropolitan District and the Intergovernmental Agreement between the City of Thornton and River Valley Village Metropolitan District regarding the Service Plan for the District.YESPASSED
 B. Motion to continue the public hearing until October 10, 2017 to receive more information.NOFAILED
 B. A resolution approving a Conceptual Site Plan to develop 93 new multifamily apartment units on the remaining undeveloped portion of the Walton Heath site, consisting of 3.52 acres located at the southwest corner of East 120th Avenue and York Street (Walton Heath Subdivision, Filing 2, Amendment 1).  YESPASSED
9/12/201711. Action Items:  
 A. An ordinance adopting the fourth amendment to the 2017 Budget amending section one of Ordinance 3413, making appropriations for the City of Thornton, Colorado for the fiscal year 2017 for all funds except that appropriations for certain individual projects shall not lapse at year end but continue until the project is completed or cancelled.  (First Reading) YESPASSED
 B. A resolution urging elected officials in the U.S. House of Representatives and U.S. Senate representing Thornton to pass legislation that continues the protections of the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program.  YESPASSED
9/12/2017Motion to recess into Executive SessionYESPASSED
9/12/201712. AdjournmentYESPASSED

DateVote Title  Vote CastMotion Pass/Fail
8/22/20174. Approval of the AgendaYESPASSED
8/22/20175. Presentations:  
 A. A resolution authorizing the posting of honorary signs along Elm Place between Corona Street and Hoffman Way for Specialist Five Bruce Bowman.  YESPASSED
 B. A resolution authorizing the posting of honorary signs along Nagel Drive between Russell Way and Dorothy Boulevard for Warrant Officer Larry Branaugh.  YESPASSED
 C. A resolution authorizing the posting of honorary signs along East 94th Drive between 94th Avenue and Garfield Street for Corporal Larry Harris, Jr.  YESPASSED
 D. A resolution authorizing the posting of honorary signs along West 81st Place between Conifer Road and Sherman Street for Private First Class John Simmons.  YESPASSED
 E. A resolution authorizing the posting of honorary signs along Hoyt Drive between Lilly Drive and Clayton Street for Sergeant Frederick Vigil.  YESPASSED
 F. A resolution authorizing the posting of honorary signs along Lilly Drive between Hoffman Way and Hoyt Drive for Specialist Four Louis “Arthur” Yugel. YESPASSED
8/22/20179. Consent Calendar:  
 A. Approval of Minutes - August 8, 2017 Special and Regular City Council Meetings. YESPASSED
 B. An ordinance approving an amendment to the Thornton Sam’s Club Planned Development to allow attachment of telecommunication antennae to existing structures as a permitted accessory use for the commercial development generally located on the southwest corner of East 98th Avenue and Grant Street (Thornton Sam’s Club Subdivision, First Amendment).  (Second Reading)  YESPASSED
 C. An ordinance submitting to the voters of the City of Thornton, Colorado, proposed amendments to Chapters VII, VIII, and XVIII of the Charter of the City of Thornton, Colorado, concerning posting requirements after first and second reading of ordinances and career service pay plan public hearing notices and the definition of fire fighter.  (Second Reading)  YESPASSED
 D. An ordinance adopting the third amendment to the 2017 Budget amending section one of Ordinance 3413, making appropriations for the City of Thornton, Colorado for the fiscal year 2017 for all funds except that appropriations for certain individual projects shall not lapse at year end but continue until the project is completed or cancelled.  (Second Reading)  YESPASSED
 E. Monthly Financial Report for July 2017.  YESPASSED
 F. A resolution appointing a member to the Election Commission.  YESPASSED
 G. A resolution designating Saturday, September 9, 2017 as Thornton’s Playful City USA Play Day.  YESPASSED
 H. A resolution authorizing assignment of the City of Thornton’s 2017 Private Activity Bond allocation to the Colorado Housing and Finance Authority, pursuant to the Colorado Private Activity Bond Ceiling Allocation Act.  YESPASSED
 I. A resolution accepting the City of Thornton Firefighters’ Old Hire Pension Plan Annual Report of the plan’s financial status.  YESPASSED
 J. A resolution authorizing an Intergovernmental Agreement between the City of Thornton and Adams County for joint street rehabilitation, concrete curb and gutter, and sidewalk replacement for the area on 88th Avenue from Devonshire Boulevard to Welby Road.  YESPASSED
 K. A resolution approving the first amendment to the intergovernmental agreement between North Metro Fire Rescue District and the City of Thornton regarding training center use.  YESPASSED
 L. A resolution amending Council Policy 1.1 of Resolution C.D. No. 2016-233 regarding Appointment of City Council representatives to various boards and commissions for 2016 and 2017 to change the representation on the Colorado Municipal League Policy Committee from Councilmember Val Vigil to Mayor Heidi Williams effective Monday, October 16, 2017.  YESPASSED
8/22/201710. Public Hearings:  
 A. A resolution authorizing the submission of the Consolidated Annual Performance and Evaluation Report for the 2016 Community Development Block Grant program year.  YESPASSED
 B. A resolution approving the Third Amended and Restated Service Plan for Amber Creek Metropolitan District and the Intergovernmental Agreement between the City of Thornton and Amber Creek Metropolitan District regarding the Third Amended and Restated Service Plan for the District.  YESPASSED
 C. An ordinance granting a nonexclusive franchise by the City of Thornton to Comcast of Colorado VIII, LLC, its successors and assigns, for the right to make reasonable use of the public rights-of-way, to use and erect, operate and maintain any equipment and necessary appurtenances for the provision of cable services within the City.  YESPASSED
8/22/201711. Action Items:  
 Motion to add the total of 13 letters that have been received since first reading into record as it is important information that we did take under advisement and I think that it is valid input.YESPASSED
 A. An ordinance repealing and reenacting Article X of Chapter 18 of the Thornton City Code pertaining to oil and gas regulations and making conforming amendments to Section 18-901 Definitions.  (Second Reading)  YESPASSED
 B. A resolution supporting the application of The New America Charter School, in the City of Thornton, to Adams 12 Five Star Schools. YESPASSED
 C. A resolution ratifying and approving a Collective Bargaining Agreement between the City of Thornton and the Fraternal Order of Police Thornton Lodge 16. YESPASSED
 D. A resolution approving a First Amendment to the Intergovernmental Agreement between the City of Thornton and Big Dry Creek Metropolitan District regarding the Second Amended and Restated Service Plan for the District.  YESPASSED
 E. A resolution adopting the Parks and Open Space Master Plan Update as a supplement to the Thornton Comprehensive Plan.  NOPASSED
8/22/2017F. A resolution appointing Kevin S. Woods as City Manager for the City of Thornton, effective October 2, 2017, and approving the associated Employment Agreement.  YESPASSED
 11. AdjournmentYESPASSED

August 8, 2017 Council Meeting

DateVote Title  Vote CastMotion Pass/Fail
8/8/20174. Approval of the Agenda as AmendedYESPASSED
8/8/20175. Presentations:  
 A. A resolution declaring the month of September 2017 as Childhood Cancer Awareness Month in the City of Thornton.  YESPASSED
 B. A resolution commending Cindy Marlowe for her service on the Businesses of Thornton Advisory Commission.  YESPASSED
8/8/20179. Consent Calendar:  
 A. Approval of Minutes – July 14, 2017, July 15, 2017, July 18, 2017, and July 25, 2017 Special and July 25, 2017 Regular City Council Meetings. YESPASSED
 B. A resolution approving an intergovernmental agreement between the Adams County Clerk and Recorder and the City of Thornton providing for the November 7, 2017 Thornton Regular Municipal Election to be held as part of the coordinated mail ballot election to be conducted by the Adams County Clerk and Recorder.  YESPASSED
 C. A resolution changing the time for the August 22, 2017 City Council meeting.YESPASSED
 D. A resolution approving a Small Cell Provider Non-Exclusive Right-of-Way Use Agreement between the City of Thornton and Mobilitie, LLC.  YESPASSED
8/8/201710. Public Hearings:  
 A. An ordinance approving an amendment to the Thornton Sam’s Club Planned Development to allow attachment of telecommunication antennae to existing structures as a permitted accessory use for the commercial development generally located on the southwest corner of East 98th Avenue and Grant Street (Thornton Sam’s Club Subdivision, First Amendment). (First Reading)YESPASSED
 B. A resolution approving an amendment to the Comprehensive Plan Employment Center Category and Future Land Use Map.  YESPASSED
8/8/201711. Action Items:  
 A. An ordinance submitting to the voters of the City of Thornton, Colorado, proposed amendments to Chapters VII, VIII, and XVIII of the Charter of the City of Thornton, Colorado, concerning posting requirements after first and second reading of ordinances and career service pay plan public hearing notices and the definition of fire fighter.  (First Reading)  YESPASSED
 B. An ordinance adopting the second amendment to the 2017 Budget amending section one of Ordinance 3413, making appropriations for the City of Thornton, Colorado for the fiscal year 2017 for all funds except that appropriations for certain individual projects shall not lapse at year end but continue until the project is completed or cancelled; and declaring an emergency.  (Emergency Ordinance)  YESPASSED
 C. An ordinance adopting the third amendment to the 2017 Budget amending section one of Ordinance 3413, making appropriations for the City of Thornton, Colorado for the fiscal year 2017 for all funds except that appropriations for certain individual projects shall not lapse at year end but continue until the project is completed or cancelled.  (First Reading)  YESPASSED
 Motion to recess into Executive SessionYESPASSED
8/8/201712. AdjournmentYESPASSED

July 25, 2017 Council Meeting

DateVote Title  Vote CastMotion Pass/Fail
7/25/20174. Approval of the Agenda as AmendedYESPASSED
7/25/20179. Consent Calendar:  
 A. Approval of Minutes - July 11, 2017 Special and Regular City Council Meetings. YESPASSED
 B. Second Quarter Financial Report.  YESPASSED
 C. Fire Department monthly statistical report for May 2017.  YESPASSED
 D. Police Department monthly statistical report for May 2017.  YESPASSED
 E. A resolution commending Jennifer Stanley Cleveland for her service on the Thornton Arts, Sciences and Humanities Council Board of Directors.  YESPASSED
 F. A resolution authorizing an intergovernmental agreement between the City of Thornton and the Colorado Department of Transportation for the Thornton Traffic Signal System Replacement Phase 4 Project.  YESPASSED
7/25/201711. Action Items:  
 A. An ordinance approving the First Amendment to the Snydal Subdivision Annexation Agreement for 12.566 acres of property located at the northwest quarter of Section 5, Township 2 South, Range 67 West of the 6th Principal Meridian, County of Adams, State of Colorado to exempt static masts from the height limitation (Snydal Xcel Substation).  (Second Reading) YESPASSED
 B. An ordinance approving a rezoning of 5.91 acres of property generally located at the southeast corner of Holly Street and East 120th Avenue to modify the designation of a portion of the Snydal Subdivision property from Neighborhood Services to Community Retail (Snydal Xcel Substation).  (Second Reading)  YESPASSED
7/25/201710. Public Hearings:  
 A. A public hearing regarding an ordinance repealing and reenacting Article X of Chapter 18 of the Thornton City Code pertaining to oil and gas regulations and making conforming amendments to Section 18-901 Definitions. YESPASSED
 Motion that we have the second reading on August 22. YESPASSED
7/25/201711. AdjournmentYESPASSED

July 11, 2017 Council Meeting

DateVote Title  Vote CastMotion Pass/Fail
7/11/20174. Approval of the Agenda as AmendedYESPASSED
7/11/20179. Consent Calendar:  
 A. Approval of Minutes - June 27, 2017 Regular City Council Meeting. YESPASSED
 B. A resolution appointing members to the Businesses of Thornton Advisory Commission.  YESPASSED
 C. A resolution appointing a member to the Local Licensing Authority. YESPASSED
 D. A resolution appointing a member to the Parks and Open Space Advisory Commission.  YESPASSED
 E. A resolution appointing a member to the Thornton Active Adult Board. YESPASSED
7/11/201711. Action Items:  
 A. A resolution certifying compliance in support of an application requesting coverage under the FPPA Defined Benefit System administered by the Fire and Police Pension Association for new Police Officers for the City of Thornton. YESPASSED
 B. A resolution approving the amended and restated Adoption Agreement for the Governmental Money Purchase Plan and Trust with the International City Management Association Retirement Corporation for the Police Officers Plan. YESPASSED
 C. A resolution certifying compliance in support of an application requesting coverage under the FPPA Defined Benefit System administered by the Fire and Police Pension Association for new  Firefighters for the City of Thornton.  YESPASSED
 D. A resolution approving the amended and restated Adoption Agreement for the Governmental Money Purchase Plan and Trust with the International City Management Association Retirement Corporation for the Firefighters Plan. YESPASSED
 E. A resolution reiterating the City’s commitment to the protection of the environment through a wide variety of programs and initiatives designed to protect the environment and sustain a high quality of life and the long-term economic viability of the community.  YESPASSED
7/11/201710. Public Hearings:  
 A1) An ordinance approving the First Amendment to the Snydal Subdivision Annexation Agreement for 12.566 acres of property located at the northwest quarter of Section 5, Township 2 South, Range 67 West of the 6th Principal Meridian, County of Adams, State of Colorado to exempt static masts from the height limitation as well as to remove the right turn lane if staff is satisfied with the additional data supplied.  YESPASSED
 A2) A resolution approving a Comprehensive Plan Amendment of 8.68 acres of property generally located at the southeast corner of Holly Street and East 120th Avenue to modify the designation of a portion of the Snydal Subdivision property from Commercial to Institutional, and amending the Future Land Use Map (Snydal Xcel Substation).  YESPASSED
 A3) An ordinance approving a rezoning of 5.91 acres of property generally located at the southeast corner of Holly Street and East 120th Avenue to modify the designation of a portion of the Snydal Subdivision property from Neighborhood Services to Community Retail (Snydal Xcel Substation). YESPASSED
 A4) A resolution approving a Conceptual Site Plan for 11.62 acres of land generally located at the southeast corner of Holly Street and East 120th Avenue to develop an electric substation, show three commercial lots that will require separate Conceptual Site Plans, and approve a waiver of Public Land Dedication for the substation site only (Snydal Xcel Substation).  YESPASSED
 A5) A resolution approving a Development Permit/Specific Use Permit for 7.6 acres of land generally located at the southeast corner of Holly Street and East 120th Avenue to develop an electric substation pursuant to Chapter 18 of the Thornton City Code (Snydal Xcel Substation) and add a conditional final design review and approval by Council to be approved as a later Action Item. YESPASSED
7/11/201712. AdjournmentYESPASSED

DateVote Title  Vote CastMotion Pass/Fail
6/27/20174. Approval of the AgendaYESPASSED
6/27/20175. Presentations:  
 A. A resolution presenting the Citizen in Action Award recognizing Jessica Brown, Benjamin Burge, Carlos Chavez, and Mike Rothgery, for making a significant difference in a true emergency.  YESPASSED
 B. A resolution commending Allan Turner for his service on the Local Licensing Authority.  YESPASSED
6/27/20179. Consent Calendar:  
 A. Approval of Minutes – June 6, 2017 Special and June 13, 2017 Regular City Council Meetings. YESPASSED
 B. Fire Department monthly statistical report for April 2017. YESPASSED
 C. Police Department monthly statistical report for April 2017.  YESPASSED
 D. Monthly Financial Report for May 2017.  YESPASSED
 E. A resolution approving the grant of a perpetual utility easement over public streets within the City of Thornton to the Brighton School District 27J.  YESPASSED
6/27/201711. Action Items:  
 A. A resolution approving the 2017-2019 Work Plan as the guide to achieving the high priority goals of City Council.  YESPASSED
6/27/201712. AdjournmentYESPASSED
6/27/2017MLA - Approval of the AgendaYESPASSED
6/27/2017MLA - Approval of the Minutes -  April 25, 2017YESPASSED
6/27/2017MLA - Motion to approve a Modification of Premises submitted by Futurevision 2020, LLC dba Medicine Man Thornton (Quadrant 1).  YESPASSED
6/27/2017MLA - AdjournmentYESPASSED

DateVote Title  Vote CastMotion Pass/Fail
6/13/20174. Approval of the Agenda as amendedYESPASSED
6/13/20175. Presentations:  
 A. A resolution naming the skatepark at the Thornton Community Center the Thomas J. Slocum Memorial Skatepark.  YESPASSED
 B. A resolution authorizing the renaming of High Street between Lafayette Street and 136th Avenue to Jacob Wykstra Street.  YESPASSED
 C. A resolution declaring the month of July as Parks and Recreation Month in Thornton.  YESPASSED
6/13/20179. Consent Calendar:  
 A. Approval of Minutes - May 23, 2017 Regular and May 30, 2017 Special City Council Meetings. YESPASSED
 B. An ordinance repealing and reenacting Article VII of Chapter 18 of the Thornton City Code pertaining to signs to update the regulations based on sign structure, consolidate sign types, update terminology, and clarify and simplify administration; and amending various sections and subsections of Chapter 18 of the Thornton City Code to update definitions and other provisions related to signage.  (Second Reading)  YESPASSED
 C. Report of independent auditors for year ended December 31, 2016.  YESPASSED
 D. A resolution appointing a member to the Businesses of Thornton Advisory Commission.  YESPASSED
 E. A resolution approving the Thornton’s regional and subregional transportation priorities. YESPASSED
 F. A resolution authorizing a Sixth Amendment to the non-exclusive right-of-way use agreement between the City of Thornton and Zayo Group, LLC.  YESPASSED
6/13/201710. Public Hearings:  
 A. A public hearing regarding a resolution approving and authorizing submission of the 2017 Annual Action Plan and the associated activities for Community Development Block Grant funding. YESPASSED
6/13/201711. Action Items:  
 A. A resolution establishing three Council Ad Hoc Committees related to Education, Housing, and Council Training.  YESPASSED
 B. A resolution authorizing an Agreement between the City of Thornton and Stargate Charter School, Adams County, Colorado, for a joint School Resource Officer Program.  YESPASSED
 C. Motion to amend the ordinance to include the alternative Code Language as referenced in the Council Communication and conform the remainder of the ordinance so it is consistent with this motion.NOFAILED
 C. Motion to TableNOFAILED
 C. An ordinance amending Article I of Chapter 70 of the Thornton City Code regarding signs on public property to update the sign placement and exemption provisions and incorporate additional changes for clarity and consistency.  (Second Reading)  YESPASSED
 Motion to recess into Executive SessionYESPASSED
6/13/201712. AdjournmentYESPASSED
 TDA - Approval of AgendaYESPASSED
 TDA - Approval of Minutes - April 11, 2017YESPASSED
 TDA - A resolution approving the First Amendment to the Exclusive Negotiation Agreement between the Thornton Development Authority and Opus Development Company, LLC.  YESPASSED
6/13/2017TDA - AdjournmentYESPASSED

May 23, 2017 Council Meeting

DateVote Title  Vote CastMotion Pass/Fail
5/23/20174. Approval of the Agenda as amendedYESPASSED
5/23/20179. Consent Calendar:  
 A. Approval of Minutes - May 9, 2017 Special and May 9, 2017 Regular City Council Meetings. YESPASSED
 B. An ordinance amending Section 2-85 of the Thornton City Code pertaining to the Senior Citizen Advisory Board.  (Second Reading)  YESPASSED
 C. An ordinance approving a first amendment to the electric and gas franchise agreement between the City of Thornton and Public Service Company of Colorado to amend the term of the franchise agreement.  (Second Reading)  YESPASSED
 D. Monthly Financial Report for April 2017.  YESPASSED
 E. A resolution identifying the project(s) for Thornton’s 2017 Home Investment Partnerships Program allocation.  YESPASSED
 F. A resolution changing the name of the Thornton Senior Citizen Advisory Board to the Thornton Active Adult Board and the name of the Thornton Senior Center to the Thornton Active Adult Center, and amending its bylaws to be consistent with these changes.  YESPASSED
5/23/201710. Public Hearings:  
 A. A public hearing regarding a resolution approving a Conceptual Site Plan for approximately 1.6 acres of land to develop a general merchandise building generally located at the northeast corner of East 128th Avenue and Holly Street (Riverdale Retail Lot 5). YESPASSED
 B. A public hearing regarding a resolution authorizing the first substantial amendment to the 2016 Annual Action Plan for Community Development Block Grant funding.  YESPASSED
 C1) An ordinance repealing and reenacting Article VII of Chapter 18 of the Thornton City Code pertaining to signs to update the regulations based on sign structure, consolidate sign types, update terminology, and clarify and simplify administration; and amending various sections and subsections of Chapter 18 of the Thornton City Code to update definitions and other provisions related to signage.YESPASSED
 C2) An ordinance amending Article I of Chapter 70 of the Thornton City Code regarding signs on public property to update the sign placement and exemption provisions and incorporate additional changes for clarity and consistency.  YESPASSED
5/23/201711. Action Items:  
 A. A resolution approving an intergovernmental agreement between the City of Thornton and Adams 12 Five Star Schools for access to North Star Elementary School and the surrounding school grounds to offer summer recreational programming.  YESPASSED
 B. A resolution authorizing an intergovernmental agreement between the City of Thornton and Mapleton Public Schools Adams County School District No. 1, Adams County, Colorado, for a joint School Resource Officer Program.  YESPASSED
 C. A resolution authorizing an intergovernmental agreement between the City of Thornton and Adams 12 Five Star Schools, Adams County, Colorado, for a joint School Resource Officer Program.  YESPASSED
 Motion to recess into executive sessionYESPASSED
5/23/201712. AdjournmentYESPASSED

DateVote Title  Vote CastMotion Pass/Fail
4/25/20174. Approval of the Agenda as amendedYESPASSED
4/25/20175. Presentations:  
 A. A resolution commending Heather Driscoll for her service on the Businesses of Thornton Advisory Commission.YESPASSED
4/25/20179. Consent Calendar:  
 A. Approval of Minutes - April 11, 2017 Regular City Council Meeting. YESPASSED
 B. An ordinance approving the annexation of approximately 39.136 acres of property situated in the southeast quarter of Section 15, Township 1 South, Range 68 West of the 6th Principal Meridian, County of Adams, State of Colorado, generally located west of Washington Street and south of East 148th Avenue and assigning the annexed property to Ward 4 (Rio North Annexation).  (Second Reading) YESPASSED
 C. An ordinance approving the Zoning of approximately 41 acres of property to Regional Commercial and amending the Official Zoning Map to allow for the development of a regional commercial land use for property generally located west of Washington Street and south of East 148th Avenue (Rio North Zoning).  (Second Reading)YESPASSED
 D. Monthly Financial Report for February 2017.  YESPASSED
 E. Fire Department monthly statistical report for February 2017.YESPASSED
 F. Police Department monthly statistical report for February 2017.  YESPASSED
4/25/201710. Public Hearings:  
 A1) An ordinance amending Sections 18-17 and 18-18 of the Thornton City Code to incorporate certain temporary use permit violations as a new blighting factor and to clarify abatement and disposal requirements; and amending Section 18-370 of the Thornton City Code pertaining to temporary donation collection bins to clarify the associated violations and penalties. YESPASSED
 A2) An ordinance amending Section 38-391 of the Thornton City Code to clarify removal and disposal requirements for nuisance abatement processes; amending Section 38-393 of the Thornton City Code to incorporate a nuisance provision for materials placed on real property without a valid temporary use permit; and amending Section 38-453 of the Thornton City Code to authorize the collection of impoundment and storage costs in the abatement assessment process.  YESPASSED
 B1) An ordinance approving the annexation of approximately 41 acres of City-owned property situated in the northwest quarter of Section 16 and the northeast quarter of Section 17, Township 2 South, Range 67 West of the 6th Principal Meridian, County of Adams, State of Colorado, generally located north of East 100th Avenue and west of Brighton Road and assigning the annexed property to Ward 2 (Cooley East No. 1 Annexation).YESPASSED
 B2) A resolution adopting certain Findings of Fact for the annexation to the City of Thornton of certain unincorporated territory situated in the northwest quarter of Section 16 and the northeast quarter of Section 17, Township 2 South, Range 67 West of the 6th Principal Meridian, County of Adams, State of Colorado, generally located north of East 100th Avenue and west of Brighton Road and assigning the annexed property to Ward 2 (Cooley East No. 1 Annexation).YESPASSED
 B3) A resolution approving a Comprehensive Plan Amendment for approximately 41 acres of property generally located north of East 100th Avenue and west of Brighton Road to designate the property as Urban Reserve and amending the Future Land Use Map  (Cooley East No. 1 Annexation). YESPASSED
 B4) An ordinance approving the Zoning of approximately 41 acres of land as Parks and Open Space and amending the Official Zoning Map for City-owned property generally located north of East 100th Avenue and west of Brighton Road (Cooley East No. 1 Zoning).  YESPASSED
4/25/201711. Action Items:  
 A. An ordinance enacting Section 6-53 of the Thornton City Code pertaining to backyard chickens; amending Section 6-1 pertaining to related definitions; and amending Section 6-36 regarding animals prohibited in the City.  (First Reading)  YESPASSED
 B. An ordinance amending Section 38-441 of the Thornton City Code to expand the authorized hours for construction activities and the use of domestic and commercial power equipment in certain limited circumstances.  (First Reading)  YESPASSED
 C. An ordinance amending the definition of income and amending the income qualification criteria of Article IV, Chapter 26, Tax Rebate for Elderly Persons, Sections 352 and 354.  (First Reading)  YESPASSED
 D. A resolution declaring a 1.5-acre parcel northeast of 144th Avenue and York Street as surplus property and authorizing its disposition.  YESPASSED
 E. A resolution approving temporary and perpetual easements to DCP Midstream on Thornton’s Farms 35 and 47.  YESPASSED
 F. A resolution recognizing the cultural and historic significance of the Cinco de Mayo holiday. YESPASSED
4/25/201712. AdjournmentYESPASSED
4/25/2017MLA - Approval of the AgendaYESPASSED
4/25/2017MLA - Approval of the Minutes - March 21, 2017 Special and March 23, 2017 Regular MeetingsYESPASSED
4/25/20175A. Presentation of the revised Community Engagement Plan by Cannabis King, LLC dba Green Dragon Colorado (Quadrant 3).  
 Motion that the Authority finds, by preponderance of the evidence, that the revised community engagement plan presented by Cannabis King, LLC dba Green Dragon Colorado complies with the additional conditions approved by motion at the March 23, 2017 public hearing, that the revised community engagement plan meets the requirements of Section 42-716(d)(2) of the Thornton City Code and that the revised community engagement plan is consistent with the applicant's application and supplemental materials.NOPASSED
 Motion that based upon such findings and passage of the previous motion that the Authority hereby grants a Retail Marijuana Store License to Cannabis King, LLC dba Green Dragon Colorado. NOPASSED
4/25/2017MLA - AdjournmentYESPASSED
4/25/2017TASHCO - Approval of the AgendaYESPASSED
4/25/2017TASHCO - Approval of the Minutes - March 28, 2017YESPASSED
 6A. A resolution appointing members to the Board of Directors of the Thornton Arts, Sciences and Humanities Council, Inc. YESPASSED
4/25/2017TASHCO - AdjournmentYESPASSED

DateVote Title  Vote CastMotion Pass/Fail
4/11/20174. Approval of the Agenda as amendedYESPASSED
4/11/20175A. Presentations:  
 1) A resolution conveying the City Council’s gratitude and appreciation to Karen Salazar for her many contributions during the past twenty years of dedicated service to the City of Thornton. YESPASSED
 2) A resolution conveying the City Council’s gratitude and appreciation to Scott Twombly for his many contributions during the past twenty years of dedicated service to the City of Thornton. YESPASSED
4/11/20176. Council Comments/Communications:  
 Motion that the City send a letter of support to the sponsors of House Bill 17-1256. NOFAILED
4/11/20177. Consent Calendar:  
 A. Approval of Minutes – March 28, 2017 Regular City Council Meeting. YESPASSED
 B. An ordinance amending the City Council Policy regarding the Rules of Order and Procedure for City Council meetings regarding the order of the agenda. (Second Reading)  YESPASSED
 C. A resolution approving an easement to allow Verizon Wireless Services to install improvements under and adjacent to the New Union Ditch at 11980 Claude Court, Northglenn, Colorado.  YESPASSED
4/11/20178. Public Hearings:  
 A. A public hearing concerning the Annexation, Findings of Fact, Comprehensive Plan Amendment, Zoning, and a Conceptual Site Plan for property generally located west of Washington Street and south of East 148th Avenue (Rio North Annexation).YESPASSED
 1) An ordinance approving the annexation of approximately 39.136 acres of property situated in the southeast quarter of Section 15, Township 1 South, Range 68 West of the 6th Principal Meridian, County of Adams, State of Colorado, generally located west of Washington Street and south of East 148th Avenue and assigning the annexed property to Ward 4 (Rio North Annexation).  [Public Hearing]  YESPASSED
 2) A resolution adopting certain Findings of Fact for the annexation to the City of Thornton of certain unincorporated territory situated in the southeast quarter of Section 15, Township 1 South, Range 68 West of the 6th Principal Meridian, County of Adams, State of Colorado, generally located west of Washington Street and south of East 148th Avenue and assigning the annexed property to Ward 4 (Rio North Annexation).  [Related Action Item]  YESPASSED
 3) A resolution approving a Comprehensive Plan Amendment for approximately 41.413 acres of property generally located west of Washington Street and south of East 148th Avenue to change the designation of the property from Employment Center to Regional Commercial and amending the Future Land Use Map (Rio North Annexation).  [Public Hearing]  YESPASSED
 4) An ordinance approving the Zoning of approximately 41.413 acres of property to Regional Commercial and amending the Official Zoning Map to allow for the development of a regional commercial land use for property generally located west of Washington Street and south of East 148th Avenue (Rio North Annexation).  [Public Hearing]  YESPASSED
 5) A resolution approving a Conceptual Site Plan to allow for the development of a future regional commercial land use on the property generally located west of Washington Street and south of East 148th Avenue (Rio North Annexation).  [Public Hearing]  YESPASSED
4/11/20179. Action Items:  
 A. A resolution adopting the 2017 Thornton, Federal Heights, and Northglenn Natural Hazard Mitigation Plan.  YESPASSED
 B. An ordinance approving a Rezoning of approximately 11.83 acres from Single-Family Attached to Planned Development, an Overall Development Plan/Conceptual Site Plan to develop the site as a Single-Family Detached development, and amending the Zoning Map to allow for the development of property located north of East 128th Avenue and east of Tamarac Street (Villages at Riverdale Carriage House).  (Second Reading)  YESPASSED
 C. A resolution conditionally approving an Infrastructure Reimbursement Agreement between the City of Thornton and 144 Bull Crossing Associates, LLC.   YESPASSED
 Motion to recess the Council MeetingYESPASSED
4/11/2017TDA - Approval of the AgendaYESPASSED
4/11/2017TDA - Approval of Minutes - March 28, 2017YESPASSED
 6A. A resolution authorizing funding for the City of Thornton to reimburse 144 Bull Crossing Associates, LLC to design and construct regional improvements within the North Washington Street Corridor Urban Renewal Area.YESPASSED
4/11/2017TDA - AdjournmentYESPASSED
 Motion to recess the Council Meeting into Executive SessionYESPASSED
4/11/201710. Adjournment of the Council MeetingYESPASSED

DateVote Title  Vote CastMotion Pass/Fail
3/28/20174. Approval of the Agenda as amendedYESPASSED
3/28/20175A. Presentations:  
 1) A resolution declaring the month of April 2017 as Child Abuse Prevention and Awareness Month in the City of Thornton.  YESPASSED
3/28/20176. Council Comments/Communications:  
 A motion to allow the City Council of Thornton and the Mayor to submit a letter to the congressional delegation supporting the Meals on Wheels Program and funding. YESPASSED
3/28/20177. Consent Calendar:  
 A. Approval of Minutes – March 7, 2017 Regular City Council Meeting. YESPASSED
 B. Monthly Financial Report for January 2017.  YESPASSED
 C. An ordinance adopting the first amendment to the 2017 Budget amending section one of Ordinance 3413, making appropriations for the City of Thornton, Colorado for the fiscal year 2017 for all funds except that appropriations for certain individual projects shall not lapse at year end but continue until the project is completed or cancelled. (Second Reading).  YESPASSED
 D. A resolution designating a planned growth area in Adams and Weld Counties for the purposes of the Municipal Annexation Act.  YESPASSED
 E. A resolution declaring farmhouse 58-W as surplus property and authorizing its disposition. YESPASSED
 F. A resolution acknowledging receipt of the Cooley East No. 1 annexation petition and establishing April 25, 2017 as the date for consideration of the requested annexation of property generally located north of East 100th Avenue and west of Brighton Road to the City of Thornton (Cooley East No. 1 Annexation).YESPASSED
 G. An ordinance amending the City Council Policy regarding the Rules of Order and Procedure for City Council meetings regarding the order of the agenda. (First Reading) YESPASSED
 H. A resolution approving a revocable pipeline permit issued by the Town of Windsor to the City of Thornton for construction of the Thornton Water Project under New Liberty Road.  YESPASSED
 I. A resolution approving the City Manager’s appointment of Kristen N. Rosenbaum as the City Clerk for the City of Thornton.  YESPASSED
3/28/20179. Action Items:  
 B. An ordinance vacating a portion of Welby Road near the 88th Avenue Regional Transportation District FasTracks Station and Reserving easements in the City of Thornton, County of Adams, State of Colorado.  (Second Reading)  YESPASSED
 C. A resolution requesting coverage under the FPPA defined benefit system administered by the Fire and Police Pension Association for new Police Officers and Firefighters for the City of Thornton.  YESPASSED
3/28/201710. AdjournmentYESPASSED
3/28/2017TASHCO - Approval of AgendaYESPASSED
 TASHCO - Approval of Minutes - November 10, 2016YESPASSED
 TASHCO - AdjournmentYESPASSED
 TDA - Approval of AgendaYESPASSED
 TDA - Approval of Minutes - March 7, 2017YESPASSED
 6A. Motion to accept the 2016 Annual Report on the Thornton Development Authority.YESPASSED
 TDA - AdjournmentYESPASSED

DateVote Title  Vote CastMotion Pass/Fail
3/23/20173. Approval of the Agenda as amendedYESPASSED
 4. Approval of the Minutes as amendedYESPASSED
3/23/20175. Public Hearings:  
3/23/2017B. Presentation of Community Engagement Plan by Rocky Road Remedies, LLC dba Rocky Road Thornton (Quadrant 2)  
 Motion to disregard the evidence presented against the applicant as it does not relate to the hearing.YESPASSED
 Motion that the Authority finds, by preponderance of the evidence, that the community engagement plan presented by Rocky Road Remedies, LLC dba Rocky Road Thornton meets the requirements of Section 42-716(d)(2) of the Thornton City Code and that the community engagement plan is consistent with the applicant's application and supplemental materials.YESPASSED
 Motion that based upon such findings and passage of the previous motion that the Authority hereby grants a Retail Marijuana Store License to Rocky Road Remedies LLC dba Rocky Road Thornton.YESPASSED
3/23/2017C. Presentation of Community Engagement Plan by Cannabis King, LLC dba Green Dragon Colorado (Quadrant 3).  
 Motion to continue the public hearingYESFAILED
 Motion to include a minimum $1,000 toy drive donation, contacting churches the applicant can work with, identifying a community garden, and having face-to-face engagement with the community as part of the record.YESPASSED
 Motion to reconsider the previous motion.YESPASSED
 Motion to recess the Authority MeetingYESPASSED
 Motion to consider the granting or denial of the license on April 25, 2017 upon the applicant showing the community engagement plan complies with the additional requirements of a minimum $1,000 toy drive donation, contacting churches the applicant can work with, identifying a community garden, and having face-to-face engagement with the community.YESPASSED
3/23/2017A. Presentation of Community Engagement Plan by Futurevision 2020, LLC dba Medicine Man Thornton (Quadrant 1).  
 Motion to disregard the evidence presented against the applicant as it does not relate to the hearing.YESPASSED
 Motion that the Authority finds, by preponderance of the evidence, that the community engagement plan presented by Futurevision 2020, LLC dba Medicine Man meets the requirements of Section 42-716(d)(2) of the Thornton City Code and that the community engagement plan is consistent with the applicant's application and supplemental materials.YESPASSED
 Motion that based upon such findings and passage of the previous motion that the Authority hereby grants a Retail Marijuana Store License to Futurevision 2020, LLC dba Medicine Man Thornton.YESPASSED
3/23/2017D. Presentation of Community Engagement Plan by AJS Thornton, LLC dba Sweet Leaf (Quadrant 4).  
 Motion to disregard the evidence presented against the applicant as it does not relate to the hearing.YESPASSED
 Motion that the Authority finds, by preponderance of the evidence, that the community engagement plan presented by AJS Thornton, LLC dba Sweet Leaf meets the requirements of Section 42-716(d)(2) of the Thornton City Code and that the community engagement plan is consistent with the applicant's application and supplemental materials.YESPASSED
 Motion that based upon such findings and passage of the previous motion that the Authority hereby grants a Retail Marijuana Store License to AJS Thornton, LLC dba Sweet Leaf. YESPASSED
3/23/20178. AdjournmentYESPASSED

DateVote Title  Vote CastMotion Pass/Fail
3/7/20174. Approval of AgendaYESPASSED
3/7/20175. Audience Participation:  
 A resolution recognizing Jack B. Ethredge, Jr., City Manager, on his retirement from the City of Thornton. YESPASSED
 B. Motion to recess the Council meeting for a reception.YESPASSED
3/7/20177. Consent Calendar:  
 A. Approval of Minutes – February 28, 2017 Regular City Council Meeting. YESPASSED
 B. A resolution approving a revocable permit between the City of Thornton and the Metro Wastewater Reclamation District for use of a portion of the North Dahlia Reservoir Property.  YESPASSED
 C. A resolution acknowledging receipt of a petition for the Rio North Annexation, generally located west of Washington Street and south of East 148th Avenue, and establishing April 11, 2017, as the date of hearing on the requested annexation to the City of Thornton (Rio North Annexation).  YESPASSED
3/7/20178. Public Hearings:  
 A. A public hearing regarding an ordinance approving a Rezoning of approximately 11.83 acres from Single-Family Attached to Planned Development, an Overall Development Plan/Conceptual Site Plan to develop the site as a Single-Family Detached development, and amending the Zoning Map to allow for the development of property located north of East 128th Avenue and east of Tamarac Street (Villages at Riverdale Carriage House). YESPASSED
3/7/20179. Action Items:  
 A. A resolution approving the first amendment to the Economic Development Incentive Agreement between the City of Thornton and Thorncreek, LLC.  YESPASSED
 B. An ordinance vacating a portion of Welby Road near the 88th Avenue Regional Transportation District FasTracks Station and Reserving easements in the City of Thornton, County of Adams, State of Colorado.  (First Reading)  YESPASSED
 C. A resolution reappointing Charles W. Long to the Metro Wastewater Reclamation District Board of Directors for the term ending June 30, 2019. YESPASSED
3/7/201710. AdjournmentYESPASSED
3/7/2017TDA - Approval of AgendaYESPASSED
3/7/2017TDA - Approval of MinutesYESPASSED
 6A. A resolution approving an Exclusive Negotiation Agreement between the Thornton Development Authority and the OPUS Development Company, L.L.C.  YESPASSED
3/7/2017TDA - AdjournmentYESPASSED

DateVote Title  Vote CastMotion Pass/Fail
2/28/20174. Approval of AgendaYES