​City Council​

City Council Meeting – November 28, 2017 

1455th REGULAR MEETING OF THE
CITY COUNCIL
COUNCIL CHAMBERS
6:00 p.m.

  1. CALL TO ORDER
  2. PLEDGE OF ALLEGIANCE – Presentation of the Colors by the Thornton Honor Guard
  3. ROLL CALL OF 2017 – 2017 COUNCIL
  4. APPROVAL OF AGENDA
  5. PRESENTATIONS
    None
  6. AUDIENCE PARTICIPATION
  7. COUNCIL COMMENTS/COMMUNICATIONS
  8. STAFF REPORTS
    None
  9. CONSENT CALENDAR
    1. Approval of Minutes – October 17, 2017 Special and October 24, 2017 Regular City Council Meetings. [220-BC]
    2. 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) [120-AG]
    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). (Second Reading) [600-PR]
    4. 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) [600-PR]
    5. A resolution expressing the intent of the City of Thornton to be reimbursed expenses relating to financing construction of a new water treatment plant. [380-BI]
    6. 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. [600-PR]
    7. 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. [260-PR]
  10. PUBLIC HEARINGS
    None
  11. ACTION ITEMS
    1. 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) [380-BD]
    2. 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. [220-GE]
  12. PRESENTATIONS AND REMARKS
    1. A resolution recognizing Councilmember Mack Goodman for his leadership and contributions as a Ward 1 Councilmember for the City of Thornton. [220-CU]
    2. A resolution recognizing Councilmember Val Vigil for his leadership and contributions as a Ward 2 Councilmember for the City of Thornton. [220-CU]
  13. RECESS AND RECEPTION
  14. RECONVENE – 7:30 p.m.
  15. Administration of Oaths of Office to City Councilmembers by the Honorable Judge Charles Rose. [220-CU]
    1. Ward 1 (4 year) - Sherry Goodman
    2. Ward 2 (4 year) - Jessica Sandgren
    3. Ward 3 (4 year) - Sam Nizam
    4. Ward 4 (4 year) - Jan Kulmann
  16. ROLL CALL OF 2017 – 2019 COUNCIL
  17. 2017 – 2019 COUNCIL REMARKS
  18. ACTION ITEMS
    1. Election of the Mayor Pro Tem by written ballot. [220-CU]
  19. ADJOURNMENT
  20. WELCOME RECEPTION FOR INCOMING COUNCILMEMBERS

 

Agenda prepared by Kristen N. Rosenbaum, City Clerk
for Kevin S. Woods, City Manager

Agenda & items subject to change