Mt. Pleasant City Council Meeting Agenda 05/08

The Mount Pleasant City Council will meet in Regular Session on Wednesday, May 8, 2024, at City Hall, 307 E. Monroe Street, second-floor meeting room at 5:30 p.m.


  1. Roll Call.
  2. Consent Agenda: To the Public — All items with an asterisk (*) are routine by the City Council and will be enacted by one motion and a roll call of the Councilmembers. There will be no separate discussion of items unless the Mayor, a Councilmember or citizen so request, in which event the item will be removed from the Consent Agenda and will be considered in its normal sequence on the Agenda.
  3. Receive & file communications.
  4. Approve agenda.

*5. Approve minutes of previous meetings.

*6. Approve payment of bills.

*7. Receive report of Officers including transfer Resolution No. 2024-42 approving April transfers.

  1. Old Business-
    1. 5:30 p.m. Public Hearing on ordinance amendment for Flexible Business Space.
    2. 1 st reading on ordinance amendment for Flexible Business Space.
    3. Approve Administrative Service Agreement with Southeast Iowa Regional Planning to administer the RISE Grant for Eugene Way.
    4. Approve request from Main Street Mount Pleasant to sell beer and wine at their upcoming events and to authorize the Police Department to block off parking spaces on Monroe Street during events.
  2. New Business-
    1. Approve contract to resurface the slides at the Mt. Pleasant Aquatic Center.
    2. Approve motion to set Public Hearing to amend the 2023/2024 Budget.
    3. Approve Mayoral appointment to the Library Board.
    4. Resolution to waive the right to review the preliminary and final plats of the Leroy Cole Subdivision.
    5. Approve site plan for Mount Pleasant Community School District bus barn, Central Receiving, buildings and grounds facility at 1515 E. Monroe.
    6. Approve demolition bid for 500 N Hamlin Street.
    7. Approve Change Order #1 for the WWTP Disinfection Project.
    8. Resolution Setting Public Hearing on proposed drawings, specifications, and estimated costs for Eugene Way Street Improvements-2024.
    9. Resolution to approve a combination lot agreement with property at 1515 Spruce Ave.
    10. Approve Change Order #2 for Pearl Street reconstruction project.
    11. Resolution accepting the Pearl Street reconstruction project.
    12. Resolution authorizing the hire of Volunteer Firefighter.
    13. Resolution authorizing the hire of Volunteer Firefighter.
    14. Salary Resolution for Volunteer Firefighter William E. Bensmiller.
    15. Salary Resolution for Volunteer Firefighter Nicholas A. Ettinger.
    16. Salary Resolution for Volunteer Firefighter Michael J. Forbess.
    17. Salary Resolution for Volunteer Firefighter Loren L. Woodruff.
  3. Public Forum.
  4. Adjourn to meet in regular session on Wednesday, May 22, 2024, at 5:30 p.m.