AGENDA
REGULAR CITY COUNCIL MEETING
MONDAY, MARCH 15, 2021
VIRTUAL - 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 1 Regular Meeting Minutes

B.

Adoption of Proclamation P-4-21

Recognizing the 64th Anniversary of Ghana's Independence
C.

Adoption of Resolution R-13-21

Accepting Bid for the Construction of the Northview Drive Mid-Block Crossing
D.

Adoption of Resolution R-14-21

Waiving the Competitive Bidding Requirements of Section 61 “Purchasing and Contracting” of the Charter of the City of Bowie to Allow the City Manager to Enter into an Annual Support Agreement with ConvergeOne to Provide Managed Services on the Telephone System
E.

Adoption of Resolution R-15-21

Authorizing the Waiving of Bidding Requirements to Allow for the Purchase of a Street Sweeper by Piggybacking a General Services Administration Bid
F.

Adoption of Resolution R-16-21

Accepting a Bid Proposal for Jericho Park Trail
XI.

Old Business

XII.

New Business

A.

Adoption of Resolution R-6-21

Adopting the Housing and Community Development CARES Act Amendment: Substantial Amendment to the FY2019-2023 (HUD FY2018-2022) Consolidated Plan, FY 2021 (HUD FY2020) Amended Annual Action Plan, and the Amended Citizen Participation Plan – Public Hearing/Eligible for Action
B.

Discussion on City of Greenbelt request for cost-sharing of expenses related to SCMaglev DEIS Review

XIII.

Adjournment

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 3/17/21 and 3/20/21 at 7:00 p.m., and web-streamed live

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