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DateItemWilliams,         MayorKulmann, Councilmember, Ward 4Matkowsky, Councilmember, Ward 4Zygielbaum, Councilmember, Ward 3Nizam, Councilmember, Ward 3Vigil, Councilmember, Ward 2Montoya,           Mayor Pro Tem,                Ward 2Goodman, Councilmember, Ward 1Phillips, Councilmember, Ward 1  Vote Pass/Fail
10/10/20174. Approval of the AgendaNOT PRESENTYESNOT PRESENTYESYESYESYESYESNOT 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 PRESENTYESNOT PRESENTYESYESYESYESYESNOT PRESENTPASSED
10/10/20179. Consent Calendar:           
 A. Approval of Minutes – September 19, 2017 Special and September 26, 2017 Regular City Council Meetings. NOT PRESENTABSTAINEDNOT PRESENTYESYESYESYESYESNOT 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 PRESENTYESNOT PRESENTYESYESYESYESYESNOT 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 PRESENTYESNOT PRESENTYESYESYESYESYESNOT 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 PRESENTYESNOT PRESENTYESYESYESYESYESNOT PRESENT PASSED
 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 PRESENTYESNOT PRESENTYESYESYESYESYESNOT PRESENT PASSED
 F. A resolution designating a planned growth area in Adams and Weld Counties for the purposes of the Municipal Annexation Act. NOT PRESENTYESNOT PRESENTYESYESYESYESYESNOT PRESENT PASSED
 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 PRESENTYESNOT PRESENTYESYESYESYESYESNOT 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 PRESENTYESNOT PRESENTYESYESYESYESYESNOT PRESENTPASSED
 Motion to withdraw original motionNOT PRESENTYESNOT PRESENTYESYESYESYESYESNOT 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 PRESENTYESNOT PRESENTYESYESNOYESYESNOT 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 PRESENTYESNOT PRESENTYESYESNOYESYESNOT 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 PRESENTYESNOT PRESENTYESYESYESYESYESNOT 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 PRESENTYESNOT PRESENTYESYESYESYESYESNOT 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 PRESENTYESNOT PRESENTYESYESYESYESYESNOT PRESENTPASSED
10/10/201712. AdjournmentNOT PRESENTYESNOT PRESENTYESYESYESYESYESNOT PRESENTPASSED

DateItemWilliams,         MayorKulmann, Councilmember, Ward 4Matkowsky, Councilmember, Ward 4Zygielbaum, Councilmember, Ward 3Nizam, Councilmember, Ward 3Vigil, Councilmember, Ward 2Montoya,           Mayor Pro Tem,                Ward 2Goodman, Councilmember, Ward 1Phillips, Councilmember, Ward 1  Vote Pass/Fail
9/26/20174. Approval of the Agenda as AmendedYESNOT PRESENTNOT PRESENTYESYESYESYESYESNOPASSED
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. YESNOT PRESENTNOT PRESENTYESYESYESYESYESYESPASSED
 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. YESNOT PRESENTNOT PRESENTYESYESYESYESYESYES PASSED
 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. YESNOT PRESENTNOT PRESENTYESYESYESYESYESYESPASSED
 E. A resolution declaring the month of October 2017 as National Arts and Humanities month in the City of Thornton, Colorado.YESNOT PRESENTNOT PRESENTYESYESYESYESYESYESPASSED
9/26/20179. Consent Calendar:           
 A. Approval of Minutes - September 5, 2017 Special, September 12, 2017 Special and Regular City Council Meetings.YESNOT PRESENTNOT PRESENTYESYESYESYESYESYES PASSED
 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) YESNOT PRESENTNOT PRESENTYESYESYESYESYESYES PASSED
 C. Fire Department monthly statistical report for July 2017.YESNOT PRESENTNOT PRESENTYESYESYESYESYESYESPASSED
 D. Police Department monthly statistical report for July 2017. YESNOT PRESENTNOT PRESENTYESYESYESYESYESYES PASSED
 E. Monthly Financial Report for August 2017. YESNOT PRESENTNOT PRESENTYESYESYESYESYESYESPASSED
 F. A resolution adopting a water efficiency plan for the City of Thornton. YESNOT PRESENTNOT PRESENTYESYESYESYESYESYESPASSED
 G. A resolution approving the Zayo Non-Exclusive Right-of-Way Use Agreement between the City of Thornton and Zayo Group, LLC. YESNOT PRESENTNOT PRESENTYESYESYESYESYESYESPASSED
 H. A resolution approving the Newpath Networks Non-Exclusive Right-of-Way Use Agreement between the City of Thornton and Newpath Networks, LLC. YESNOT PRESENTNOT PRESENTYESYESYESYESYESYESPASSED
 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. YESNOT PRESENTNOT PRESENTYESYESYESYESYESYESPASSED
 J. A resolution setting forth certain fees and charges for the City of Thornton, Colorado.YESNOT PRESENTNOT PRESENTYESYESYESYESYESYESPASSED
 K. A resolution approving the First Amendment to that certain Employment Agreement between Luis A. Corchado, City Attorney, and the City of Thornton. YESNOT PRESENTNOT PRESENTYESYESYESYESYESYESPASSED
 L. A resolution appointing members to the Businesses of Thornton Advisory Commission. YESNOT PRESENTNOT PRESENTYESYESYESYESYESYESPASSED
 M. A resolution rescheduling the November 21, 2017 Regular City Council meeting to November 28, 2017. YESNOT PRESENTNOT PRESENTYESYESYESYESYESYESPASSED
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.YESNOT PRESENTNOT PRESENTYESYESYESYESYESYESPASSED
 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.  YESNOT PRESENTNOT PRESENTYESYESYESYESYESYESPASSED
 2) A resolution adopting a Pay Plan for Excluded employees of the City of Thornton, Colorado, for the calendar year of 2018. YESNOT PRESENTNOT PRESENTYESYESYESYESYESYESPASSED
 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) YESNOT PRESENTNOT PRESENTYESYESYESYESYESYESPASSED
 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)  YESNOT PRESENTNOT PRESENTYESYESYESYESYESYESPASSED
 5) An ordinance providing for the tax levy upon all taxable property in the City of Thornton, Colorado, for municipal purposes.  (First reading) YESNOT PRESENTNOT PRESENTYESYESYESYESYESYESPASSED
9/26/201711. Action Items:          
 A. Motion to rescind the City's COP Grant application.NONOT PRESENTNOT PRESENTYESYESYESYESNONOPASSED
 Motion to recess into Executive SessionYESNOT PRESENTNOT PRESENTYESYESYESYESNONOPASSED
9/26/2017TASHCO - Approval of the AgendaYESNOT PRESENTNOT PRESENTYESYESYESYESYESYESPASSED
9/26/2017TASHCO - Approval of the MinutesYESNOT PRESENTNOT PRESENTYESYESYESYESYESYESPASSED
 TASHCO - A resolution adopting the 2018 Budget.YESNOT PRESENTNOT PRESENTYESYESYESYESYESYESPASSED
9/26/2017TASHCO - AdjournmentYESNOT PRESENTNOT PRESENTYESYESYESYESYESYESPASSED
9/26/2017TDA - Approval of the AgendaYESNOT PRESENTNOT PRESENTYESYESYESYESYESYESPASSED
9/26/2017TDA - Approval of the MinutesYESNOT PRESENTNOT PRESENTYESYESYESYESYESYESPASSED
 TDA - A resolution adopting the 2018 Budget.YESNOT PRESENTNOT PRESENTYESYESYESYESYESYESPASSED
9/26/2017TDA - AdjournmentYESNOT PRESENTNOT PRESENTYESYESYESYESYESYESPASSED
9/26/2017136th GID - Approval of the AgendaYESNOT PRESENTNOT PRESENTYESYESYESYESYESYESPASSED
9/26/2017136th GID - Approval of the MinutesYESNOT PRESENTNOT PRESENTYESYESYESYESYESYESPASSED

DateItemWilliams,         MayorKulmann, Councilmember, Ward 4Matkowsky, Councilmember, Ward 4Zygielbaum, Councilmember, Ward 3Nizam, Councilmember, Ward 3Vigil, Councilmember, Ward 2Montoya,           Mayor Pro Tem,                Ward 2Goodman, Councilmember, Ward 1Phillips, Councilmember, Ward 1  Vote Pass/Fail
9/19/20176A. A resolution declaring the month of October as Bullying Prevention Awareness Month in the City of Thornton.YESYESYESYESYESYESNOT PRESENTYESYESPASSED
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.”YESYESYESYESYESYESNOT PRESENTYESYESPASSED
 B. Motion to strike the PowerPoint presentation containing pictures of hawks from the record as it does not pertain to the public hearing.YESYESYESYESYESYESNOT PRESENTYESYES PASSED
 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.YESYESYESYESYESYESNOT PRESENTYESYESPASSED
9/19/20176. Business:          
 B. Moiton to recess the meeting into Executive Session.YESYESYESYESYESYESNOT PRESENTYESYESPASSED
9/19/20177. AdjournmentYESYESYESYESYESYESNOT PRESENTYESYES PASSED

DateItemWilliams,         MayorKulmann, Councilmember, Ward 4Matkowsky, Councilmember, Ward 4Zygielbaum, Councilmember, Ward 3Nizam, Councilmember, Ward 3Vigil, Councilmember, Ward 2Montoya,           Mayor Pro Tem,                Ward 2Goodman, Councilmember, Ward 1Phillips, Councilmember, Ward 1  Vote Pass/Fail
9/12/20174. Approval of the Agenda as AmendedYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESPASSED
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.  YESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESPASSED
 B. A resolution declaring September 15 through October 15, 2017, as Hispanic Heritage Month in the City of Thornton, Colorado.  YESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYES PASSED
9/12/20177. Consent Calendar:          
 A. Approval of Minutes – August 15, 2017 Special and August 22, 2017 Regular City Council Meetings. YESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESPASSED
 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) YESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESPASSED
 C. A resolution commending Dustin Johnson for his service on the Thornton Arts, Sciences and Humanities Council Board of Directors.  YESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYES PASSED
 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. YESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYES PASSED
 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.YESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYES PASSED
 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.  YESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESPASSED
 G. A resolution commending Daniel Alonzo for his service as a member of the Thornton Development Permits and Appeals Board.  YESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYES PASSED
 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). ABSTAINEDYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESPASSED
 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.  YESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESPASSED
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.YESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESPASSED
 B. Motion to continue the public hearing until October 10, 2017 to receive more information.NONONONONOYESNONONOFAILED
 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).  YESYESYESYESYESNOYESNOYESPASSED
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) YESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESPASSED
 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.  YESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESPASSED
9/12/2017Motion to recess into Executive SessionYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESPASSED
9/12/201712. AdjournmentYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESPASSED

DateItemWilliams,         MayorKulmann, Councilmember, Ward 4Matkowsky, Councilmember, Ward 4Zygielbaum, Councilmember, Ward 3Nizam, Councilmember, Ward 3Vigil, Councilmember, Ward 2Montoya,           Mayor Pro Tem,                Ward 2Goodman, Councilmember, Ward 1Phillips, Councilmember, Ward 1  Vote Pass/Fail
8/22/20174. Approval of the AgendaYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESPASSED
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.  YESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESPASSED
 B. A resolution authorizing the posting of honorary signs along Nagel Drive between Russell Way and Dorothy Boulevard for Warrant Officer Larry Branaugh.  YESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYES PASSED
 C. A resolution authorizing the posting of honorary signs along East 94th Drive between 94th Avenue and Garfield Street for Corporal Larry Harris, Jr.  YESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESPASSED
 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.  YESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESPASSED
 E. A resolution authorizing the posting of honorary signs along Hoyt Drive between Lilly Drive and Clayton Street for Sergeant Frederick Vigil.  YESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESPASSED
 F. A resolution authorizing the posting of honorary signs along Lilly Drive between Hoffman Way and Hoyt Drive for Specialist Four Louis “Arthur” Yugel. YESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYES PASSED
8/22/20179. Consent Calendar:           
 A. Approval of Minutes - August 8, 2017 Special and Regular City Council Meetings. YESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYES PASSED
 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)  YESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESPASSED
 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)  YESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYES PASSED
 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)  YESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESPASSED
 E. Monthly Financial Report for July 2017.  YESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESPASSED
 F. A resolution appointing a member to the Election Commission.  YESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESPASSED
 G. A resolution designating Saturday, September 9, 2017 as Thornton’s Playful City USA Play Day.  YESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESPASSED
 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.  YESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESPASSED
 I. A resolution accepting the City of Thornton Firefighters’ Old Hire Pension Plan Annual Report of the plan’s financial status.  YESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESPASSED
 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.  YESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESPASSED
 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.  YESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESPASSED
 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.  YESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESPASSED
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.  YESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESPASSED
 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.  YESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESPASSED
 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.  YESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESPASSED
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.YESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESPASSED
 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)  NONOYESYESYESYESYESYESYESPASSED
 B. A resolution supporting the application of The New America Charter School, in the City of Thornton, to Adams 12 Five Star Schools. YESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESPASSED
 C. A resolution ratifying and approving a Collective Bargaining Agreement between the City of Thornton and the Fraternal Order of Police Thornton Lodge 16. YESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESPASSED
 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.  YESYESNONOYESYESYESYESYESPASSED
 E. A resolution adopting the Parks and Open Space Master Plan Update as a supplement to the Thornton Comprehensive Plan.  YESYESYESYESYESYESYESNONOPASSED
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.  YESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESPASSED
 11. AdjournmentYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESPASSED

DateItemWilliams,         MayorKulmann, Councilmember, Ward 4Matkowsky, Councilmember, Ward 4Zygielbaum, Councilmember, Ward 3Nizam, Councilmember, Ward 3Vigil, Councilmember, Ward 2Montoya,           Mayor Pro Tem,                Ward 2Goodman, Councilmember, Ward 1Phillips, Councilmember, Ward 1  Vote Pass/Fail
8/8/20174. Approval of the Agenda as AmendedYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESPASSED
8/8/20175. Presentations:          
 A. A resolution declaring the month of September 2017 as Childhood Cancer Awareness Month in the City of Thornton.  YESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESPASSED
 B. A resolution commending Cindy Marlowe for her service on the Businesses of Thornton Advisory Commission.  YESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYES PASSED
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. YESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESPASSED
 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.  YESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESPASSED
 C. A resolution changing the time for the August 22, 2017 City Council meeting.YESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYES PASSED
 D. A resolution approving a Small Cell Provider Non-Exclusive Right-of-Way Use Agreement between the City of Thornton and Mobilitie, LLC.  YESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYES PASSED
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)YESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESPASSED
 B. A resolution approving an amendment to the Comprehensive Plan Employment Center Category and Future Land Use Map.  YESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYES PASSED
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)  YESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESPASSED
 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)  YESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESPASSED
 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)  YESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESPASSED
 Motion to recess into Executive SessionYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESPASSED
8/8/201712. AdjournmentYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESPASSED

DateItemWilliams,         MayorKulmann, Councilmember, Ward 4Matkowsky, Councilmember, Ward 4Zygielbaum, Councilmember, Ward 3Nizam, Councilmember, Ward 3Vigil, Councilmember, Ward 2Montoya,           Mayor Pro Tem,                Ward 2Goodman, Councilmember, Ward 1Phillips, Councilmember, Ward 1  Vote Pass/Fail
7/25/20174. Approval of the Agenda as AmendedYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESPASSED
7/25/20179. Consent Calendar:          
 A. Approval of Minutes - July 11, 2017 Special and Regular City Council Meetings. YESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESPASSED
 B. Second Quarter Financial Report.  YESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYES PASSED
 C. Fire Department monthly statistical report for May 2017.  YESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESPASSED
 D. Police Department monthly statistical report for May 2017.  YESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESPASSED
 E. A resolution commending Jennifer Stanley Cleveland for her service on the Thornton Arts, Sciences and Humanities Council Board of Directors.  YESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESPASSED
 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.  YESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYES PASSED
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) YESYESYESNONONOYESYESYES PASSED
 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)  YESYESYESNONONOYESYESYESPASSED
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. YESNOYESYESYESYESYESYESYESPASSED
 Motion that we have the second reading on August 22. YESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESPASSED
7/25/201711. AdjournmentYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESPASSED

DateItemWilliams,         MayorKulmann, Councilmember, Ward 4Matkowsky, Councilmember, Ward 4Zygielbaum, Councilmember, Ward 3Nizam, Councilmember, Ward 3Vigil, Councilmember, Ward 2Montoya,           Mayor Pro Tem,                Ward 2Goodman, Councilmember, Ward 1Phillips, Councilmember, Ward 1  Vote Pass/Fail
7/11/20174. Approval of the Agenda as AmendedYESYESYESNOT PRESENTYESYESYESYESYESPASSED
7/11/20179. Consent Calendar:          
 A. Approval of Minutes - June 27, 2017 Regular City Council Meeting. YESYESYESNOT PRESENTYESYESYESYESYESPASSED
 B. A resolution appointing members to the Businesses of Thornton Advisory Commission.  YESYESYESNOT PRESENTYESYESYESYESYES PASSED
 C. A resolution appointing a member to the Local Licensing Authority. YESYESYESNOT PRESENTYESYESYESYESYESPASSED
 D. A resolution appointing a member to the Parks and Open Space Advisory Commission.  YESYESYESNOT PRESENTYESYESYESYESYESPASSED
 E. A resolution appointing a member to the Thornton Active Adult Board. YESYESYESNOT PRESENTYESYESYESYESYESPASSED
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. YESYESYESNOT PRESENTYESYESYESYESYES PASSED
 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. YESYESYESNOT PRESENTYESYESYESYESYES PASSED
 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.  YESYESYESNOT PRESENTYESYESYESYESYESPASSED
 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. YESYESYESNOT PRESENTYESYESYESYESYES PASSED
 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.  YESYESYESNOT PRESENTYESYESYESYESYESPASSED
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.  YESYESYESNOT PRESENTNONOYESYESYESPASSED
 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).  YESYESYESNOT PRESENTNONOYESYESYESPASSED
 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). YESYESYESNOT PRESENTNONOYESYESYESPASSED
 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).  YESYESYESNOT PRESENTNONOYESYESYESPASSED
 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. YESYESYESNOT PRESENTNONOYESYESYESPASSED
7/11/201712. AdjournmentYESYESYESNOT PRESENTYESYESYESYESYESPASSED

DateItemWilliams,         MayorKulmann, Councilmember, Ward 4Matkowsky, Councilmember, Ward 4Zygielbaum, Councilmember, Ward 3Nizam, Councilmember, Ward 3Vigil, Councilmember, Ward 2Montoya,           Mayor Pro Tem,                Ward 2Goodman, Councilmember, Ward 1Phillips, Councilmember, Ward 1  Vote Pass/Fail
6/27/20174. Approval of the AgendaNOT PRESENTYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESPASSED
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.  NOT PRESENTYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESPASSED
 B. A resolution commending Allan Turner for his service on the Local Licensing Authority.  NOT PRESENTYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYES PASSED
6/27/20179. Consent Calendar:          
 A. Approval of Minutes – June 6, 2017 Special and June 13, 2017 Regular City Council Meetings. NOT PRESENTYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESPASSED
 B. Fire Department monthly statistical report for April 2017. NOT PRESENTYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESPASSED
 C. Police Department monthly statistical report for April 2017.  NOT PRESENTYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYES PASSED
 D. Monthly Financial Report for May 2017.  NOT PRESENTYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYES PASSED
 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.  NOT PRESENTYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYES PASSED
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.  NOT PRESENTYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYES PASSED
6/27/201712. AdjournmentNOT PRESENTYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESPASSED
6/27/2017MLA - Approval of the AgendaNOT PRESENTYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESPASSED
6/27/2017MLA - Approval of the Minutes -  April 25, 2017NOT PRESENTYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESPASSED
6/27/2017MLA - Motion to approve a Modification of Premises submitted by Futurevision 2020, LLC dba Medicine Man Thornton (Quadrant 1).  NOT PRESENTYESYESYESYESYESYESNOYESPASSED
6/27/2017MLA - AdjournmentNOT PRESENTYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESPASSED