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Date:
September 11, 2017
Time:
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Location:
Council Chambers
Address:
435 Martin Street, Suite 4000
Blaine, WA 98230

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Regular City Council Meeting

Monday, September 11, 2017


CITY OF BLAINE
435 Martin Street, Suite 4000
Blaine, WA 98230
CITY COUNCIL AGENDA

Monday, September 11, 2017

6:00 PM

Harry Robinson, Mayor
Paul Greenough, Mayor Pro Tem


A. CALL TO ORDER

Moment of Silence and Pledge of Allegiance **Please silence all electronics that may interfere with the meeting** 

ROLL CALL:  
COUNCILMEMBERS: Charlie Hawkins, Paul Greenough, Steve Lawrenson, Bonnie Onyon, Harry Robinson, and Mary Lou Steward.  

B. AUDIENCE PARTICIPATION 
Sign-up/Comment Sheet located in Council Chambers before Meeting
1.

C. WRITTEN COMMUNICATIONS
1. Email dated September 6, 2017, from David Wilbrecht, regarding the 9/11 Memorial Service at Peace Arch Park on September 11th at 10AM.

D. FIRE CHIEF’S REPORT
1. North Whatcom Fire Update – Chief Hollander

E. CONSENT AGENDA
Items listed below will be enacted by one motion.  If separate discussion is desired on an item, that item may be removed from the Consent Agenda and placed on the Regular Agenda at the request of a Councilmember. 
1. Approval of Bills - $184,452.33
2. Approval of Payroll - $572,970.98
3. Approval of Council Minutes for August 28, 2017
4. Resolution 1717-17, Surplus PW Vehicles and Equipment

F. COUNCIL ACTION ITEMS
1. Appoint Elected Official to WTA Review Committee
2. Ordinance 17-2898, Blaine Industrial Park Right of Way Vacation
3. Appointment Process for Council Vacancy

G. DEPARTMENT REPORTS
1. Public Works
a. Updates
2. Finance
a. Finance Committee Update
3. Public Safety
a. Staffing Update
4. City Manager

H. COUNCIL REPORTS
1. Blaine Chamber of Commerce - Bonnie Onyon
2. Boys and Girls Club – Bonnie Onyon
3. Library Committee – Bonnie Onyon
4. Senior Center Liaison – Paul Greenough
5. WTA Board - Paul Greenough
6. Drayton Harbor Shellfish Advisory Committee - Charlie Hawkins 
7. Small Cities Caucus - Harry Robinson and David Wilbrecht
8. Whatcom Council of Governments - Harry Robinson

I. CALENDARS
Tuesday, September 12, 8 am - Blaine Tourism Advisory Committee meeting
Thursday, September 14,
9:30 am – Park and Cemetery Board meeting
10 am – Public Works Advisory Committee meeting
Location: PW 1200 Yew Ave.
7 pm – Planning Commission meeting and public hearing - 685 Peace Portal Drive – Public Plaza Conditional Use Permit
Monday, September 25, 6 pm - City Council meeting
Thursday, September 28, 7 pm - Planning Commission meeting and Public Hearing - Bayview on Drayton Harbor – Conditional Use Permit and Shoreline Substantial Development Permit

J. UNFINISHED BUSINESS 

K. COUNCIL NEW BUSINESS

L. ADJOURN

Americans with Disability Act (ADA) Requirement: The meeting location is accessible.  If you require a special accommodation during your attendance at any public meeting, please contact the Administrative Services Department (360) 332-8311, 24 hours prior to the meeting date you will be attending.   Thank you.