AGENDA
REGULAR CITY COUNCIL MEETING
MONDAY, MAY 21, 2018
COUNCIL CHAMBERS - 8 p.m.
I.

Call meeting to order

II.

Pledge of allegiance

III.

Quorum

IV.

Agenda Additions/Deletions/Amendments

V.

Citizen Participation

VI.

Presentations

VII.

CITY BOARDS AND COMMITTEES

A.

Appointments/Reappointments/Swearing-in

VIII.

Council Announcements

IX.

City Manager's Report

X.

Consent Agenda

A.

Approval of March 19 Meeting Minutes

B.

Approval of Proclamation P-8-18

Celebrating Memorial Day 2018
C.

Introduction of Ordinance O-5-18

Amending the Adopted Budget for the Fiscal Year Beginning July 1, 2017 and Ending June 30, 2018, as Set Forth in Ordinance O-2-17, and Amended by O-1-18, to Appropriate Funds for the Purchase of a Parcel of Land Owned by the Maryland State Highway Administration at a Price of $99,000.00
D.

Approval of Resolution R-31-18

Approving Variance Application BV-3-18, a Request by Sandra and Peter Frank to Allow the Construction of Approximately 252 Linear Feet of Six Foot High, Vinyl Replacement Fencing Along Belair Drive When, According to the Prince George’s County Zoning Ordinance, Such Fencing Shall Not be More Than Four Feet High, at 12613 Bunting Lane
E.

Approval of Resolution R-32-18

Approving Variance Application BV-4-18, a Request by Patricia McBride to Allow the Construction of Approximately 96 Linear Feet of Six Foot High Vinyl Replacement Fencing Along Mackell Lane When, According to the Prince George’s County Zoning Ordinance, Such Fencing Shall Not be Moe Than Four feet High, at 12012 Millstream Drive
XI.

Old Business

A.

Approval of Ordinance O-4-18

Authorizing the Purchase of a Parcel of Land Owned by the Maryland State Highway Administration, Shown on Plat #60886 Entitled “MD 197 Replacement of Bridge No. 16020 Over Amtrak” Dated July 6, 2017, Being Former Sidney Horowitz Property Shown on Prince George’s County Tax Map 29, Grid B-3 in the Subdivision Known as “Plan of the City of Huntington “Bowie”, Maryland”, Comprising 0.51± Acres, at a Price of $99,000.00, and Authorizing the City Manager to Execute a Contract for the Purchase Thereof – Public Hearing/Eligible for Action
B.

Adoption of Constant Yield Tax Rate, FY19 Budget Ordinance O-3-18 and Capital Improvements Program Resolution R-23-18

- Public Hearing/Eligible for Action
XII.

New Business

A.

City Lobbyist Report

Mr. Len Lucchi, City Lobbyist, will update Council on results from General Assembly

Note:  The Ethics Commission has advised that under certain circumstances, members of the public may qualify as lobbyists when they testify before the City Council. If so, the Bowie Ethics Ordinance requires that certain information be filed with the Ethics Commission. Please review the information about lobbying that is provided with the City Clerk. If you have any questions about lobbying, please contact the Ethics Commission or the Assistant City Manager.


This meeting will be televised live on Verizon Channel 10 and Comcast Channel 71 and 996, repeated on 5/23/18 and 5/26/18 at 7 p.m., and web-streamed live

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