Minutes of the
City Hall: Price,
Human Resource Director,
Others Present: Harvey and Lisa Howard Stavros Himonas
Mayor Piccolo led the Pledge of Allegiance. Roll was called with the above members in attendance.
1. PUBLIC INPUT
Stubbings and Harvey Howard of Desert Thunder Raceway
and Central Utah Stockcar Racing Association came to speak about their upcoming
racing event held on September 29th and 30th and wanted
to thank all of the businesses for their continued efforts and support of the
event. The major financial supporters are Rockland Music, Ally’s Speedshop in Helper, Mad Man Basso and Murdock Chevrolet. There
are also over 30 associate sponsors that have donated with a combined total of
over $30,000 in financial support. The event anticipates over 100 cars with up
to 500 people from out of town which will support our local businesses. Mr. Stubbings or Mr. Howard will provide the City with a list
of sponsors. The goal of the Association is to be nationally recognized to draw
people from other areas into the City of
2. COUNCILMEMBERS REPORT - Update
The Mayor and Councilmembers presented an update on the activities they administer.
3. ZAP TAX- Services and Fee Proposal from Lewis, Young, Robertson and Burmingham, Inc.
proposal for consulting services relating to the ZAP tax for Botanical,
Cultural, Recreational and Zoological Sales and Use Tax from Lewis, Young,
Robertson and Burmingham, Inc. has arrived and needs
to be acted on quickly. In order to get the item on the next ballot which would
probably be 60 days notice to the County, we would have to check with
4. SNAP-ON-TOOLS-Home Occupied Businesses Approved
Snap-On-Tools -250 E. 100 S. - Carl Potter, Owner (Authorized Dealer)-Office Use Only.
MOTION. Councilmember McEvoy moved that the business be approved upon the purchase of a business license. Motion seconded by Councilmember Tatton. Motion carried.
5. HAYCOCK PETROLEUM CO., DEPARTMENT OF MOTOR VEHICLES, CARBON COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE-Conditional Use Permits Approved
Haycock Petroleum Co.- 352 West Main-Ownership Name Change-Final
Department of Motor Vehicles-520 West Price River Drive-M13 Construction-New Building-Preliminary
MOTION. Councilmember Hanna-Smith moved that the businesses be approved upon the purchase of a business license. Motion seconded by Councilmember McEvoy. Motion carried.
CONSENT ITEMS - MOTION. Councilmember Tatton moved that Items #6 through #17 be approved. Motion seconded by Councilmember Hanna-Smith and carried.
7. EMPLOYEE PROMOTION TO EQUIPMENT OPERATOR II-Approved
Promotion of Charlie Westbrook to Equipment Operator II
CITY 2006-2008 EQUAL EMPLOYMENT
9. NEW HIRE- Kris Alley, Water and Sewer Department
OF ADJUSTMENT-Fee Waiver for
Authorization to waive the Board of Adjustment Fee for the
12. IPA POWER SALES- Contract Approved
Authorization to paint mid-block crosswalks and curb
14. EMPLOYEE BENEFITS- Approved
Approval of the continued unpaid absence with ongoing provision of benefits for a period of up to 45 days for Byron Speirs.
15. CASELLE DASHBOARD SOFTWARE LICENSE AGREEMENT-Approved
The project is eligible for a partial release, for work completed to date on the project. This project represents the front entrance to the property and not the interior property development
PARK- Permission for David Hannard to use a D.J. in
Hannard would like to use a D.J. for his wedding
reception on September 16th in Pioneer Park until the Price City curfew
of 11p.m. Police Chief,
Councilmember Tatton gave an update on PRWID. The audit report showed most things in order. There will be a new way as to how money will be handled for audit control and they will be working on stronger policies for outstanding debts.
Helper Interchange is going well. UDOT is being asked by PRWID to supply the
valves that are needed for the changeover in new piping. The County, BLM and
other agencies have purchased a photo imaging equipment for aerial photos to
show the entire county which will be an asset to the County.
19. COMMUNITY PLAYGROUND- Update
Special Services District has awarded the Community Playground with the $75,000 grant. The committee has earned the necessary funding to build the playground as planned. The excavation needs to begin on August 20th. Nielson Construction will begin moving the dirt as soon as possible. There will be enough money to build the playground and the committee is now looking at surrounding amenities such as: shaded picnic areas, drinking fountains and sidewalks leading to the playground. The committee would like permission from the Council to go ahead with the excavation process and the future amenities for the playground. Mayor Piccolo suggested adding the money to other resources with possible matching funds to create to double the funds. Councilmember Tatton suggested burying a time capsule with brochures, newspaper articles and more information that led up to the building of the park. More fundraising events are in the making and the park is scheduled to be built September 11th-16th.
20. UNFINISHED BUSINESS
a. Emil Simone Complaint - 11-05
b. Buck and Claudia Moynier-Road- 7/06
MOTION. Councilmember Tatton moved that the meeting adjourn and that the Price City Community Development and Renewal Agency convene. Motion seconded by Councilmember McEvoy and carried.
Meeting adjourned at
Meeting adjourned at