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ItemColumn1Kulmann,   Mayor Pro Tem,       Ward 4Matkowsky, Councilmember, Ward 4Zygielbaum, Councilmember, Ward 3Nizam, Councilmember, Ward 3Williams, MayorMontoya,           Councilmember,                Ward 2Sandgren, Councilmember, Ward 2Goodman, Councilmember, Ward 1Phillips, Councilmember, Ward 1  Vote Pass/Fail
4. Approval of Agenda as AmendedYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESPASSED
9. Consent Calendar:          
A. A resolution approving an Intergovernmental Agreement between the City and the Urban Drainage and Flood Control District regarding construction of drainage and flood control improvements for the Big Dry Creek Pilot Project between E-470 and 152nd Avenue.YESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESPASSED
B. A resolution approving an Agreement between the City and the Colorado Department of Natural Resources to receive a grant for the construction of floodplain and habitat improvements for the Big Dry Creek Floodplain Restoration Pilot Project between E-470 and 152nd Avenue.  YESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYES PASSED
C. A resolution approving an Intergovernmental Agreement among the cities of Brighton, Commerce City, Northglenn, Thornton, Westminster, and the Adams County Sheriff’s Office for the provision of Municipal Court Video Services.  YESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESPASSED
D. A resolution approving the Third Amended and Restated Establishing Contract for the E-470 Public Highway Authority.YESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESPASSED
E. A resolution ratifying and approving a Memorandum of Understanding between the City and Thornton Firefighters Local 2376, International Association of Firefighters.YESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESPASSED
F. A resolution ratifying and approving a Memorandum of Understanding between the City and the Fraternal Order of Police Thornton Lodge 16. YESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYES PASSED
G. An ordinance amending Chapter 54 of the City Code as it pertains to military leave pay.  (First Reading)  YESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYES PASSED
H. An ordinance amending Chapter 54 of the City Code related to the designation of Career Service jobs, as well as other pay and benefit practices.  (First Reading) YESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYES PASSED
I. An ordinance amending certain sections of Chapter 42, Article II, of the City Code to be consistent with the changes made in 2018 to the State Liquor Laws, including recodification of the State Liquor Laws.  (First Reading) YESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESPASSED
11. Action Items:           
B. A resolution approving the 2019 Operating Plan and Budget for the RII-DII Business Improvement District (RII-DII Business Improvement District). YESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESPASSED
C. An ordinance amending Section 2-81 of the City Code regarding compensation for members of boards, commissions, and authorities.  (First Reading)  YESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESPASSED
D. An ordinance amending Section 38-430 of the City Code to increase the number of parking permits for recreational vehicles, motor homes, and trailers from two to four per calendar year.  (First Reading)  YESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESPASSED
E. An ordinance enacting Section 38-358 of the City Code pertaining to regulations for Unmanned Aircraft Systems.  (First Reading)            
A motion to table this (above) to the next meeting to have time to evaluate the proposed public land use.YESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESNOPASSED
F. An ordinance adopting the seventh amendment to the 2018 Budget amending section one of Ordinance 3450, making appropriations for the City of Thornton, Colorado for the fiscal year 2018 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)  YESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESPASSED
A. A resolution approving a First Amendment to the Intergovernmental Agreement between the City and Cundall Farms Metropolitan District regarding the Service Plan for the District.  YESYESYESYESNOT PRESENTYESYESYESYESPASSED
12. AdjournmentYESYESYESYESNOT PRESENTYESYESYESYESPASSED

ItemColumn1Kulmann,   Mayor Pro Tem,       Ward 4Matkowsky, Councilmember, Ward 4Zygielbaum, Councilmember, Ward 3Nizam, Councilmember, Ward 3Williams, MayorMontoya,           Councilmember,                Ward 2Sandgren, Councilmember, Ward 2Goodman, Councilmember, Ward 1Phillips, Councilmember, Ward 1  Vote Pass/Fail
4. Approval of Agenda as AmendedYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESPASSED
9. Consent Calendar:          
A. Approval of Minutes - November 13, 2018 Regular City Council Meeting. YESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESPASSED
B. An ordinance providing for the tax levy upon all taxable property in the City for municipal purposes.  (Second Reading)  YESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYES PASSED
C. An ordinance repealing Ordinance 3451 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.  (Second Reading)YESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESPASSED
D. Monthly Financial Report for October 2018.  YESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESPASSED
E. A resolution supporting a Grant Application for a School Yard Grant from the State Board of the Great Outdoors Colorado Trust Fund for the playground at Explore Elementary.  YESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESPASSED
F. A resolution approving an Intergovernmental Agreement between the Adams County Board of County Commissioners and the City for the provision of animal shelter and adoption services. YESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYES PASSED
11. Action Items:           
A. An ordinance making appropriations for the City, for the fiscal year 2019, for all operating funds and making appropriations for all capital improvement projects for the City, for the fiscal year beginning January 1, 2019 and ending December 31, 2019, 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) YESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYES PASSED
B. An ordinance establishing a water activity enterprise as a utility service for the purpose of stormwater drainage and control.  (First Reading)  NOYESYESNOYESYESNOYESYESPASSED
C. An ordinance prescribing stormwater rates and charges for the operation and maintenance of the Stormwater and Surface Water Management Enterprise for the City.  (First Reading)  NOYESYESNOYESYESYESYESYES PASSED
D. An ordinance amending certain sections of Chapter 74 of the City Code pertaining to stormwater rates.  (First Reading)  YESYESYESNOYESYESYESYESYESPASSED
Motion to recess the meetingYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESPASSED
12. AdjournmentYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESPASSED
TDA - Approval of AgendaYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESPASSED
TDA - Approval of MinutesYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESPASSED
TDA - A resolution approving an Intergovernmental Agreement between the Thornton Development Authority and RII-DII Business Improvement District regarding Tax Increment Revenues. YESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESPASSED
TDA - A resolution approving an Infrastructure Reimbursement Agreement between the Thornton Development Authority and RE II Industrial II, LLC.YESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESPASSED
TDA - A resolution adopting a budget for the Thornton Development Authority beginning January 1, 2019 and ending December 31, 2019, and appropriating the funds for expenditure in 2019. YESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESPASSED
TDA - AdjournmentYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESPASSED

ItemKulmann,   Mayor Pro Tem, Ward 4Matkowsky, Councilmember, Ward 4Zygielbaum, Councilmember, Ward 3Nizam, Councilmember, Ward 3Williams, MayorMontoya,           Councilmember,                Ward 2Sandgren, Councilmember, Ward 2Goodman, Councilmember, Ward 1Phillips, Councilmember, Ward 1  Vote Pass/Fail
4. Approval of AgendaYESYESYESYESNOT PRESENT   YESYESYESNOT PRESENTPASSED
5. Presentations:          
A. A resolution presenting the Commendation of Heroism Award to Officer Ryan Thornton of the Police Department for his actions in assisting with the rescue of a citizen during a fire.  YESYESYESYESNOT PRESENT   YESYESYESNOT PRESENTPASSED
9. Consent Calendar:           
A. Approval of Minutes - October 23, 2018 Special and Regular and October 30, 2018 Special City Council Meetings. YESYESYESYESNOT PRESENT   YESYESYESNOT PRESENTPASSED
B. A resolution authorizing the City to enter into an Intergovernmental Agreement with the Urban Drainage and Flood Control District regarding funding of a Major Drainageway Plan and Flood Hazard Area Delineation for the Direct Flow Area 0054 Drainage Basin.  YESYESYESYESNOT PRESENT   YESYESYESNOT PRESENTPASSED
C. A resolution approving temporary and perpetual easements to Black Diamond Rockies Midstream LLC on Thornton’s Farms 47, 49S, and 113.  ABSTAINEDYESYESYESNOT PRESENT   YESYESYESNOT PRESENTPASSED
D. A resolution adopting the 2019 City Council meeting schedule for the City and changing the dates for certain regular City Council meetings.  YESYESYESYESNOT PRESENT   YESYESYESNOT PRESENT PASSED
10. Public Hearings:           
A. A public hearing regarding a resolution adopting a Pay Plan for Career Service employees of the City for the calendar year of 2019. YESYESYESYESNOT PRESENT   YESYESYESNOT PRESENT PASSED
B. A public hearing regarding the 2019 City of Thornton Budget.            
1) A resolution adopting a budget for the City for the period beginning January 1, 2019 and ending December 31, 2019.YESYESYESYESNOT PRESENT   YESYESNONOT PRESENT PASSED
2) A resolution adopting a Pay Plan for Excluded employees of the City for the calendar year of 2019.  YESYESYESYESNOT PRESENT   YESYESNONOT PRESENTPASSED
3) An ordinance making appropriations for the City, for the fiscal year 2019, for all operating funds and making appropriations for all capital improvement projects for the City, for the fiscal year beginning January 1, 2019 and ending December 31, 2019, and continuing for each project until that project is completed or cancelled, and regulating the payment of money out of the City treasury.  YESYESYESYESNOT PRESENT   YESYESNONOT PRESENTPASSED
4) An ordinance repealing Ordinance 3451 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.  YESYESYESYESNOT PRESENT   YESYESYESNOT PRESENTPASSED
5) A resolution setting forth certain fees and charges for the City effective January 1, 2019.  YESYESYESYESNOT PRESENT   YESYESYESNOT PRESENTPASSED
6) An ordinance providing for the tax levy upon all taxable property in the City for municipal purposes.  YESYESYESYESNOT PRESENT   YESYESYESNOT PRESENTPASSED
C. A public hearing regarding a resolution authorizing the second substantial amendment to the 2016 Annual Action Plan and the first substantial amendment to the 2017 Annual Action Plan for Community Development Block Grant funding.  YESYESYESYESNOT PRESENT   ABSTAINEDYESYESNOT PRESENTPASSED
11. Action Items:          
A. A resolution authorizing negotiations and, if necessary, eminent domain proceedings to acquire property interests necessary to construct the Big Dry Creek – State Highway 7 Force Main Realignment and Lift Station Upgrade Project.  YESYESYESYESNOT PRESENT   YESYESYESNOT PRESENTPASSED
12. AdjournmentYESYESYESYESNOT PRESENT   YESYESYESNOT PRESENTPASSED
TASHCO - Approval of AgendaYESYESYESYESNOT PRESENT   YESYESYESNOT PRESENTPASSED
TASHCO - Approval of MinutesYESYESYESYESNOT PRESENT   YESYESYESNOT PRESENTPASSED
TASHCO - A resolution adopting a budget for the Thornton Arts, Sciences And Humanities Council, Inc. beginning January 1, 2019 and ending December 31, 2019.  YESYESYESYESNOT PRESENT   YESYESYESNOT PRESENTPASSED
TASHCO - AdjournmentYESYESYESYESNOT PRESENT   YESYESYESNOT PRESENTPASSED
GID - Approval of AgendaYESYESYESYESNOT PRESENT   YESYESYESNOT PRESENTPASSED
GID - Approval of MinutesYESYESYESYESNOT PRESENT   YESYESYESNOT PRESENTPASSED
GID - A resolution adopting a budget for the 136th Avenue General Improvement District of the City of Thornton, Colorado beginning January 1, 2019 and ending December 31, 2019, and appropriating the funds for expenditure in 2019. YESYESYESYESNOT PRESENT   YESYESYESNOT PRESENTPASSED
GID - A resolution providing for the tax levy upon all taxable property in the 136th Avenue General Improvement District of the City of Thornton, Colorado, for the purpose of financing interchange construction.  YESYESYESYESNOT PRESENT   YESYESYESNOT PRESENTPASSED
GID - AdjournmentYESYESYESYESNOT PRESENT   YESYESYESNOT PRESENTPASSED
E911 - Approval of AgendaYESYESYESYESNOT PRESENT   YESYESYESNOT PRESENTPASSED
E911 - Approval of Minutes YESYESYESYESNOT PRESENT   YESABSTAINEDABSTAINEDNOT PRESENTPASSED
E911 - A resolution adopting the 2019 Budget for the City of Thornton Emergency Telephone Service Authority beginning January 1, 2019 and ending December 31, 2019 and appropriating the funds for expenditure in 2019.  YESYESYESYESNOT PRESENT   YESYESYESNOT PRESENTPASSED
E911 - AdjournmentYESYESYESYESNOT PRESENT   YESYESYESNOT PRESENTPASSED

ItemWilliams,         MayorKulmann,   Mayor Pro Tem,       Ward 4Matkowsky, Councilmember, Ward 4Zygielbaum, Councilmember, Ward 3Nizam, Councilmember, Ward 3Sandgren, Councilmember, Ward 2Montoya,           Councilmember,                Ward 2Goodman, Councilmember, Ward 1Phillips, Councilmember, Ward 1  Vote Pass/Fail
4. Approval of AgendaYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESPASSED
9. Consent Calendar:          
A. Approval of Minutes - October 9, 2018 Regular City Council Meeting. YESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESPASSED
B. An ordinance adopting the sixth amendment to the 2018 Budget amending section one of Ordinance 3450, making appropriations for the City of Thornton, Colorado for the fiscal year 2018 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)  YESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYES PASSED
C. Monthly Financial Report for September 2018.  YESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESPASSED
D. A resolution appointing a member to the Building Code Advisory Board. YESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESPASSED
E. A resolution approving an Intergovernmental Agreement among Adams County; Colorado Legal Services; the cities of Westminster, Thornton, Federal Heights, Brighton, Commerce City, and Aurora; and the City and County of Broomfield regarding contributions toward a Landlord/Tenant Legal Services Pilot Program.  YESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESPASSED
F. A resolution approving a Memorandum of Agreement for Phase II of the Cache La Poudre River Instream Flow Augmentation Plan; authorizing the City to file a plan for augmentation with co-applicants, seeking judicial confirmation of such filing by the water court, and related actions; and approving an Agreement for the use of certain Thornton water rights in the Poudre River Instream Flow Augmentation Plan.  YESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYES PASSED
11. Action Items:           
A. A resolution requesting supplemental information regarding the 2019 Operating Plan and Budget for the RII-DII Business Improvement District (RII-DII Business Improvement District).  YESYESNOYESYESYESYESYESYES PASSED
12. AdjournmentYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESPASSED

ItemWilliams,         MayorKulmann,   Mayor Pro Tem,       Ward 4Matkowsky, Councilmember, Ward 4Zygielbaum, Councilmember, Ward 3Nizam, Councilmember, Ward 3Sandgren, Councilmember, Ward 2Montoya,           Councilmember,                Ward 2Goodman, Councilmember, Ward 1Phillips, Councilmember, Ward 1  Vote Pass/Fail
4. Approval of Agenda as AmendedYESYESYESNOYESYESYESYESYESPASSED
9. Consent Calendar:          
A. Approval of Minutes - September 25, 2018 Regular and October 2, 2018 Special City Council Meetings. YESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESPASSED
B. An ordinance approving a Rezoning of approximately 125 acres of land generally located at the southwest corner of East 136th Avenue and Yosemite Street to reconfigure the Single-Family Detached and Parks and Open Space designations (Timberleaf).  (Second Reading) YESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYES PASSED
C. An ordinance enacting a new City Code Section 18-361 regarding other temporary uses, amending Section 18-569 regarding the use of a conveyance as a building, and amending Sections 18-160 and 18-901 to designate zoning district allowances and define the new land use.  (Second Reading)  YESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESPASSED
D. A resolution designating a planned growth area in Adams and Weld Counties for the purposes of the Municipal Annexation Act.YESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESPASSED
11. Action Items:          
A. A resolution authorizing negotiations and, if necessary, eminent domain proceedings to acquire property interests necessary to operate the Cooley East Reservoir north of 104th Avenue, east of the South Platte River.  YESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYES PASSED
B. An ordinance adopting the sixth amendment to the 2018 Budget amending section one of Ordinance 3450, making appropriations for the City of Thornton, Colorado for the fiscal year 2018 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)  YESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYES PASSED
C. Removed           
D. A resolution approving the third amendment to the Intergovernmental Agreement among Adams County, the City and County of Broomfield, and the municipalities of Brighton, Commerce City, Federal Heights, Northglenn, Thornton, and Westminster to establish the North Metro Task Force as a legal entity.YESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESPASSED
12. AdjournmentYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYES PASSED

ItemWilliams,         MayorKulmann,   Mayor Pro Tem,       Ward 4Matkowsky, Councilmember, Ward 4Zygielbaum, Councilmember, Ward 3Nizam, Councilmember, Ward 3Sandgren, Councilmember, Ward 2Montoya,           Councilmember,                Ward 2Goodman, Councilmember, Ward 1Phillips, Councilmember, Ward 1  Vote Pass/Fail
4. Approval of AgendaYESNOT PRESENTYESYESYESYESYESNOT PRESENTYESPASSED
5. Presentations:          
A. A resolution conveying the City Council’s gratitude and appreciation to Sabrina M. Iacovetta for her many contributions during the past thirty years of dedicated service to the City of Thornton. YESNOT PRESENTYESYESYESYESYESNOT PRESENTYESPASSED
B. A resolution to introduce the North Area Youth Community Outreach group to City Council and to recognize individuals that have volunteered 50 or more hours with a certificate.  YESNOT PRESENTYESYESYESYESYESNOT PRESENTYES PASSED
C. A resolution declaring October 7 through October 13, 2018 as National Fire Prevention Week and October 6 and October 7, 2018 as National Fallen Firefighters’ Memorial Weekend.  YESNOT PRESENTYESYESYESYESYESNOT PRESENTYESPASSED
9. Consent Calendar:          
A. Approval of Minutes – September 4, 2018 Special and September 11, 2018 Regular City Council Meetings. YESNOT PRESENTYESYESYESYESYESNOT PRESENTYESPASSED
B. An ordinance approving a Rezoning of approximately 29 acres of land generally located at the northeast corner of Washington Center Parkway and Washington Street to modify the designation from Business Park to Planned Development, including an Overall Development Plan/Conceptual Site Plan, and Planned Development Standards to develop a mixed-use neighborhood (Washington Center Avilla Eastlake).  (Second Reading)YESNOT PRESENTYESYESYESYESYESNOT PRESENTYES PASSED
C. Monthly Financial Report for August 2018.  YESNOT PRESENTYESYESYESYESYESNOT PRESENTYES PASSED
D. A resolution appointing a member to the Local Licensing Authority.  YESNOT PRESENTYESYESYESYESYESNOT PRESENTYES PASSED
E. A resolution appointing a member to the Thornton Arts, Sciences and Humanities Council Board of Directors. YESNOT PRESENTYESYESYESYESYESNOT PRESENTYESPASSED
F. A resolution appointing a member to the Development Permits and Appeals Board.  YESNOT PRESENTYESYESYESYESYESNOT PRESENTYES PASSED
10. Public Hearings:          
A. A continuation of the public hearing regarding a Comprehensive Plan Amendment, a Rezoning, and a Conceptual Site Plan for property generally located at the southwest corner of East 136th Avenue and Yosemite Street (Timberleaf).           
1) A resolution approving a Comprehensive Plan Amendment of approximately 125 acres of land generally located at the southwest corner of East 136th Avenue and Yosemite Street to reconfigure the Residential Low and Parks and Open Space designations and amending the Future Land Use Map (Timberleaf).  YESNOT PRESENTYESYESYESYESYESNOT PRESENTYESPASSED
2) An ordinance approving a Rezoning of approximately 125 acres of land generally located at the southwest corner of East 136th Avenue and Yosemite Street to reconfigure the Single-Family Detached and Parks and Open Space designations (Timberleaf).  YESNOT PRESENTYESYESYESYESYESNOT PRESENTYESPASSED
3) A resolution approving a Conceptual Site Plan of approximately 122 acres of land generally located at the southwest corner of East 136th Avenue and Yosemite Street to develop a residential neighborhood (Timberleaf).  YESNOT PRESENTYESYESYESYESYESNOT PRESENTYESPASSED
B. A public hearing regarding an ordinance enacting a new City Code Section 18-361 regarding other temporary uses, amending Section 18-569 regarding the use of a conveyance as a building, and amending Sections 18-160 and 18-901 to designate zoning district allowances and define the new land use.  YESNOT PRESENTYESYESYESYESYESNOT PRESENTYESPASSED
C. A public hearing regarding a resolution authorizing the submission of the Consolidated Annual Performance and Evaluation Report for the 2017 Community Development Block Grant program year.  YESNOT PRESENTYESYESYESYESYESNOT PRESENTYESPASSED
11. Action Items:          
A. A resolution approving an Intergovernmental Agreement for information sharing among the City of Thornton, Adams 12 Five Star Schools, Stargate Charter School, School District 27J, and the 17th Judicial District Attorney’s Office for dissemination of information related to public safety concerns.  YESNOT PRESENTYESYESYESYESYESNOT PRESENTYESPASSED
B. An ordinance authorizing the organization of the RII-DII Business Improvement District, designating the service area of the District as a location for new business or commercial development, and placing certain restrictions and limitations on the exercise of District powers prior to approval of an operating plan and budget for the District (RII-DII Business Improvement District).  (Second Reading)  YESNOT PRESENTNOYESYESYESYESNOT PRESENTYESPASSED
C. An ordinance appointing the Board of Directors for the RII-DII Business Improvement District (RII-DII Business Improvement District).  (Second Reading)  YESNOT PRESENTNOYESYESYESYESNOT PRESENTYESPASSED
D. An ordinance amending City Code Subsection 26-256(b) to add an additional factor that will be considered in the procurement of construction services that exceed $500,000 in estimated construction cost, and additional clean-up to Subsection 26-256(d), and Section 26-258.  (Second Reading)  NONOT PRESENTYESYESNOYESYESNOT PRESENTYESPASSED
E. An ordinance enacting a new City Code Section 2-88 establishing the Judicial Appointment and Retention Advisory Commission.  (Second Reading)  YESNOT PRESENTYESYESNOYESYESNOT PRESENTYESPASSED
12. AdjournmentYESNOT PRESENTYESYESYESYESYESNOT PRESENTYESPASSED

ItemWilliams,         MayorKulmann,   Mayor Pro Tem,       Ward 4Matkowsky, Councilmember, Ward 4Zygielbaum, Councilmember, Ward 3Nizam, Councilmember, Ward 3Sandgren, Councilmember, Ward 2Montoya,           Councilmember,                Ward 2Goodman, Councilmember, Ward 1Phillips, Councilmember, Ward 1  Vote Pass/Fail
4. Motion to amend the motion approving the agenda to remove Action Items D, E, and F. NONONONOYESNOYESYESYESFAILED
4. Approval of AgendaYESYESYESYESYESYESNOYESYESPASSED
9. Consent Calendar:YESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESPASSED
A. Approval of Minutes – August 21, 2018 Special and August 28, 2018 Special and Regular City Council Meetings. YESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYES PASSED
B. An ordinance amending Section 58-57 of the City Code pertaining to certain definitions found in Article III relating to Solid Waste.  (Second Reading)  YESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESPASSED
C. A resolution authorizing a Non-Exclusive Right-of-Way Use Agreement between the City of Thornton and Adams County Communication Center, Inc. YESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESPASSED
D. A resolution authorizing an Intergovernmental Agreement between the City of Thornton and the Colorado Department of Transportation for the Westgate Community School Safe Routes to School Project.  YESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESPASSED
E. A resolution amending Council Policy 1.1 of Resolution C.D. No. 2018-015 regarding appointment of City Council representatives to various boards and commissions for 2018 and 2019 to change the alternate representation on the E-470 Highway Authority. YESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYES PASSED
10. Public Hearings:           
A. A public hearing regarding a Comprehensive Plan Amendment, a Rezoning, and a Conceptual Site Plan for property generally located at the southwest corner of East 136th Avenue and Yosemite Street (Timberleaf). 
Motion to continue the public hearing until September 25, 2018.YESYESYESYESYESYESNOYESYESPASSED
B. A public hearing regarding a Comprehensive Plan Amendment, Rezoning with an associated Overall Development Plan/Conceptual Site Plan, and Planned Development Standards for property generally located at the northeast corner of Washington Center Parkway and Washington Street (Washington Center Avilla Eastlake).           
1) A resolution approving a Comprehensive Plan Amendment of approximately 29 acres of land generally located at the northeast corner of Washington Center Parkway and Washington Street to modify the designation from Employment Center to Residential Medium and Commercial and amending the Future Land Use Map (Washington Center Avilla Eastlake).YESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESPASSED
2) An ordinance approving a Rezoning of approximately 29 acres of land generally located at the northeast corner of Washington Center Parkway and Washington Street to modify the designation from Business Park to Planned Development, including an Overall Development Plan/Conceptual Site Plan, and Planned Development Standards to develop a mixed-use neighborhood (Washington Center Avilla Eastlake).  YESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESPASSED
C. A hearing regarding the RII-DII Business Improvement District for property generally located at the northwest corner of 148th Avenue and Washington Street.          
1) An ordinance authorizing the organization of the RII-DII Business Improvement District, designating the service area of the District as a location for new business or commercial development, and placing certain restrictions and limitations on the exercise of District powers prior to approval of an operating plan and budget for the District.  YESYESNOYESYESYESYESYESYESPASSED
2) An ordinance appointing the Board of Directors for the RII-DII Business Improvement District.  YESYESNOYESYESYESYESYESYESPASSED
11. Action Items:          
A. An ordinance amending City Code Subsection 26-256(b) to add an additional factor that will be considered in the procurement of construction services that exceed $500,000 in estimated construction cost, and additional clean-up to Subsection 26-256(d), and Section 26-258.  (First Reading)  NOYESYESYESNOYESYESNOYESPASSED
B. A resolution declaring a Stage 1 Drought Watch and authorizing the City Manager to implement the Water Use Rules and Regulations for the conservation of water in the City of Thornton water service area.YESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESPASSED
C. An ordinance enacting a new City Code Section 2-88 establishing the Judicial Appointment and Retention Advisory Commission.  (First Reading)  YESYESYESYESNOYESYESNOYESPASSED
D. A resolution opposing State Ballot Measure Amendment 74 (Initiative 108), which amends the State Constitution to include just compensation for any government law or regulation deemed to reduce fair market value of private property.  YESYESYESYESYESYESNOYESYESPASSED
E. A resolution opposing State Ballot Initiative 97, which is a Statutory proposal that requires new oil and natural gas development (not on federal land) to be located at least 2,500 feet from an Occupied Structure or Vulnerable Area. YESYESYESNOYESYESNOYESYESPASSED
F. A resolution supporting the Urban Drainage and Flood Control District Ballot Issue to increase District taxes, not to exceed $1.97 for each $100,000 of actual residential valuation (approximately $14.9 million), in 2019 and by such amount as may be raised annually thereafter from a levy not to exceed 1.0 mill to pay for District work in coordination with local governments.  YESYESYESYESYESYESNOYESYESPASSED
12. AdjournmentYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESPASSED
TDA - Approval of AgendaYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESPASSED
TDA - Approval of MinutesYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESPASSED
TDA - A resolution approving an Infrastructure Reimbursement Agreement between the Thornton Development Authority and Thornton 164, LLC.  YESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESPASSED
TDA - AdjournmentYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESPASSED

ItemWilliams,               MayorKulmann,   Mayor Pro Tem,       Ward 4Matkowsky, Councilmember, Ward 4Zygielbaum, Councilmember, Ward 3Nizam, Councilmember, Ward 3Sandgren, Councilmember, Ward 2Montoya,           Councilmember,                Ward 2Goodman, Councilmember, Ward 1Phillips, Councilmember, Ward 1  Vote Pass/Fail
4. Approval of AgendaYESYESYESYESNOT PRESENTYESYESNOT PRESENTYESPASSED
9. Consent Calendar:          
A. Approval of Minutes – July 31, 2018 Special and August 14, 2018 Special and Regular City Council Meetings. YESYESYESYESNOT PRESENTYESYESNOT PRESENTYESPASSED
B. An ordinance approving the annexation of 2.58 acres of property situated in the northeast quarter of Section 28, Township 1 South, Range 67 West of the 6th Principal Meridian, County of Adams, State of Colorado, generally located west of Yosemite Street and south of East 136th Avenue and assigning the annexed property to Ward 3 (27J Quist Middle School Annexation).  (Second Reading)  YESYESYESYESNOT PRESENTYESYESNOT PRESENTYES PASSED
C. An ordinance approving the Zoning for 3.09 acres of property generally located west of Yosemite Street and south of East 136th Avenue to Multifamily and amending the Official Zoning Map (27J Quist Middle School Annexation).  (Second Reading)  YESYESYESYESNOT PRESENTYESYESNOT PRESENTYESPASSED
D. An ordinance adopting the fifth amendment to the 2018 Budget amending section one of Ordinance 3450, making appropriations for the City of Thornton, Colorado for the fiscal year 2018 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)YESYESYESYESNOT PRESENTYESYESNOT PRESENTYESPASSED
E. Monthly Financial Report for July 2018.  YESYESYESYESNOT PRESENTYESYESNOT PRESENTYESPASSED
F. A resolution commending Flavia Lewis for her service on the Local Licensing Authority.  YESYESYESYESNOT PRESENTYESYESNOT PRESENTYES PASSED
G. A resolution amending the 2012 Comprehensive Plan to update Figure 3-3, Future Land Use Map and Appendix C, School Districts Map.  YESYESYESYESNOT PRESENTYESYESNOT PRESENTYES PASSED
H. A resolution accepting the City of Thornton Firefighters’ Old Hire Pension Plan Annual Report of the plan’s financial status. YESYESYESYESNOT PRESENTYESYESNOT PRESENTYES PASSED
I. A resolution approving the First Amendment to the 2015 North Washington Street Corridor Urban Renewal Area Cooperation Agreement between the City of Thornton and the Thornton Development Authority.  YESYESYESYESNOT PRESENTYESYESNOT PRESENTYESPASSED
J. A resolution ratifying and approving a Collective Bargaining Agreement between the City of Thornton and the Thornton Firefighters Local No. 2376, International Association of Firefighters.  YESYESYESYESNOT PRESENTYESYESNOT PRESENTYES PASSED
11. Action Items:          
A. An ordinance amending Section 38-492 of the City Code pertaining to the Regulation of Bicycles approaching Intersections.  (First Reading)  YESNONONONOT PRESENTYESYESNOT PRESENTYESFAILED
B. An ordinance amending Section 58-57 of the City Code pertaining to certain definitions found in Article III relating to Solid Waste.  (First Reading)  YESYESYESYESNOT PRESENTYESYESNOT PRESENTYESPASSED
12. AdjournmentYESYESYESYESNOT PRESENTYESYESNOT PRESENTYESPASSED
TDA - Approval of AgendaYESYESYESYESNOT PRESENTYESYESNOT PRESENTYESPASSED
TDA - Approval of Minutes - June 12, 2018 and July 17, 2018YESYESYESYESNOT PRESENTYESYESNOT PRESENTYESPASSED
TDA - A. A resolution approving the First Amendment to the 2015 North Washington Street Corridor Urban Renewal Area Cooperation Agreement between the City of Thornton and the Thornton Development Authority. YESYESYESYESNOT PRESENTYESYESNOT PRESENTYESPASSED
7. AdjournmentYESYESYESYESNOT PRESENTYESYESNOT PRESENTYESPASSED

DateItemWilliams,         MayorKulmann,   Mayor Pro Tem,       Ward 4Matkowsky, Councilmember, Ward 4Zygielbaum, Councilmember, Ward 3Nizam, Councilmember, Ward 3Sandgren, Councilmember, Ward 2Montoya,           Councilmember,                Ward 2Goodman, Councilmember, Ward 1Phillips, Councilmember, Ward 1  Vote Pass/Fail
 4. Approval of AgendaYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESNOT PRESENTPASSED
8/14/20185. Presentations:          
 A. A resolution conveying the City Council’s gratitude and appreciation to Ralph J. (Jeff) Cannon for his many contributions during the past twenty years of dedicated service to the City of Thornton.  YESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESNOT PRESENTPASSED
 B. A resolution conveying the City Council’s gratitude and appreciation to Officer Gerald L. (Jerry) Straubinger for his many contributions during the past thirty-five years of dedicated service to the City of Thornton.  YESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESNOT PRESENT PASSED
8/14/20189. Consent Calendar:YESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESNOT PRESENTPASSED
 A. Approval of Minutes - July 17, 2018 Special and July 24, 2018 Special and Regular City Council Meetings. YESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESNOT PRESENTPASSED
 B. An ordinance approving the annexation of approximately 184 acres of property generally located east of Riverdale Road between East 88th Avenue and East 96th Avenue to the City of Thornton (88th Avenue Open Space Annexation).  (Second Reading)  YESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESNOT PRESENTPASSED
 C. An ordinance approving the Zoning of approximately 184 acres of land as Parks and Open Space and amending the Official Zoning Map for property generally located east of Riverdale Road between East 88th Avenue and East 96th Avenue to the City of Thornton (88th Avenue Open Space Annexation).  (Second Reading)  YESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESNOT PRESENT PASSED
 D. An ordinance authorizing and approving the execution and delivery by the City of a site and improvement lease and a lease purchase agreement and related documents, concerning the leasing by the City of certain property owned by the City to finance certain public improvements, including a public safety facility and the Trail Winds Recreation Center; setting forth certain parameters and restrictions; ratifying action previously taken; and providing other matters related thereto.  (Second Reading)  YESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESNOT PRESENT PASSED
 E. A resolution appointing a member to the Local Licensing Authority.  YESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESNOT PRESENT PASSED
8/14/201810. Public Hearings:          
8/14/2018A. A public hearing regarding the Annexation, Findings of Fact, Comprehensive Plan Amendment, and Zoning for property generally located west of Yosemite Street and south of East 136th Avenue (27J Quist Middle School Annexation).           
 1) An ordinance approving the annexation of 2.58 acres of property situated in the northeast quarter of Section 28, Township 1 South, Range 67 West of the 6th Principal Meridian, County of Adams, State of Colorado, generally located west of Yosemite Street and south of East 136th Avenue and assigning the annexed property to Ward 3 (27J Quist Middle School Annexation). YESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESNOT PRESENTPASSED
 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 28, Township 1 South, Range 67 West of the 6th Principal Meridian, County of Adams, State of Colorado, generally located west of Yosemite Street and south of East 136th Avenue and assigning the annexed property to Ward 3 (27J Quist Middle School Annexation).  YESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESNOT PRESENTPASSED
 3) A resolution approving a Comprehensive Plan Amendment for 26.54 acres of property generally located west of Yosemite Street and south of East 136th Avenue to modify the designation of the property from Residential Low to Institutional, and amending the Future Land Use Map (27J Quist Middle School Annexation). YESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESNOT PRESENTPASSED
 4) An ordinance approving the Zoning for 3.09 acres of property generally located west of Yosemite Street and south of East 136th Avenue to Multifamily and amending the Official Zoning Map (27J Quist Middle School Annexation).  YESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESNOT PRESENTPASSED
8/14/201811. Action Items:          
 A. A resolution declaring September 10-16, 2018 as Colorado Cities and Towns Week in the City of Thornton and encouraging all citizens to support the celebration.  YESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESNOT PRESENTPASSED
 B. An ordinance adopting the fifth amendment to the 2018 Budget amending section one of Ordinance 3450, making appropriations for the City of Thornton, Colorado for the fiscal year 2018 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)YESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESNOT PRESENTPASSED
 C. A resolution approving the First Amendment to the October 16, 2006 Intergovernmental Agreement between the City of Arvada, Colorado and the City of Thornton, Colorado coordinating the delivery of shoulder month return flow water. YESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESNOT PRESENTPASSED
 D. A resolution acknowledging receipt of the Business Improvement District petition and establishing September 11, 2018 as the date for a hearing and consideration of the requested Business Improvement District generally located west of Washington Street between 148th Avenue and 151st Avenue in the City of Thornton (RII-DII Business Improvement District). YESYESNOYESYESYESYESYESNOT PRESENTPASSED
8/14/201812. AdjournmentYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESNOT PRESENTPASSED