Mt. Pleasant City Council Meeting Agenda 05/22

The Mount Pleasant City Council will meet in Regular Session on Wednesday, May 22, 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.

  1. Old Business-
    1. 5:30 p.m. Public Hearing to amend the 2023/2024 Budget.
    2. Resolution amending the 2023/2024 Budget.
    3. 5:30 p.m. Public Hearing on proposed drawings, specifications, and estimated costs for Eugene Way Street Improvements — 2024.
    4. 2nd reading on ordinance amendment for Flexible Business Space.
    5. Outdoor Sound Permit for Pressbox Grille & Bar at 1 110 W Washington Street.
    6. Renewal of a Special Class C Retail Alcohol License for Pizza Hut at 900 N Grand Avenue.
    7. Renewal of a Class E Retail Alcohol License for Mount Pleasant Food & Liquor at 309 W Washington Street.
  2. New Business-
    1. I st reading on ordinance relating to the regulation of commercial vendors and City streets during RAGBRAI.
    2. Approve the Hazard Mitigation Plan for Henry County Iowa.
    3. Resolution approving FYE 2025 salaries for full-time employees.
    4. Resolution approving FYE 2025 salaries for Volunteer Fire Department.
    5. Resolution approving FYE 2025 salaries for temporary and seasonal part-time employees.
    6. Resolution acknowledging the increase in Des Moines County Regional Solid Waste tipping fees, effective July l , 2024, and the resultant increase in sanitation collection rates as approved by city code 25-13 (l)(e).
    7. Approve revision of Mount Pleasant Fire and Rescue Standard Operating Guidelines.
    8. Resolution authorizing the City to submit an FAA state grant application to provide funding for the airport taxilane design and airport hangar design.
    9. Resolution approving task order #3 with McClure Engineering to provide engineering services related to the airport hangar design.
    10. Approve proposal from CMT to provide geotechnical services for the airport taxilane design and airport hangar design.
    11. Resolution approving the appointment to fill the vacant Ward IV Council Seat with a term to expire in December 2025.
  3. Public Forum.