AGENDA
REGULAR CITY COUNCIL MEETING
MONDAY, APRIL 5, 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

VIII.

Council Announcements

IX.

City Manager's Report

X.

Consent Agenda

A.

Approval of March 15 Regular Meeting Minutes

B.

Adoption of Proclamation P-5-21

Proclaiming April 2021 as Autism Awareness Month in the City of Bowie
C.

Adoption of Resolution R-17-21

Awarding a Contract for Masonry Repairs at Bowie City Hall
D.

Adoption of Resolution R-19-21

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 Issue a Purchase Order to IP Integration, Inc. and Authorizing the Purchase of One (1) CCTV Heavy Duty Surveillance Trailer
E.

Adoption of Resolution R-20-21

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 and Licensing Agreement with Avaya to Provide Maintenance for the Telephone System
F.

Adoption of Resolution R-21-21

Accepting Bid for the Purchase of New Video Switchers
G.

Adoption of Resolution R-22-21

Awarding a Contract for Bowie Ice Arena Renovations Program
XI.

Old Business

XII.

New Business

A.

County Economic Development Briefing

David Iannucci, the President and CEO of the Prince George's County Economic Development Corporation (PGC EDC), will brief Council on County activities and Bowie
B.

Comcast

A representative will present to Council
C.

Zoning Text Amendment Legislation (CB-21-2021)

City Council will review proposed County legislation to permit a food and beverage store and gas station in the R-A- (Residential Agriculture) Zone. The legislation will affect a vacant, three-acre property located in the median of Maryland Route 3, south of Maryland Route 450, across from Beall Funeral Home - Public Hearing/Eligible for Action
D.

Adoption of Resolution R-23-21

Adopting Pilot Community Workforce Agreements for FY22-27 Street Resurfacing and Water Distribution System Recapitalization Projects
E.

Federal Lobbying Services

XIII.

Adjourn and Move to Close Session

To adjourn to closed session under the statutory authority of the Md. Annotated Code, State Government Article, §3-305(b)(4): To consider a matter that concerns the proposal for a business or industrial organization to locate, expand, or remain in the State."



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 4/7/21 and 4/10/21 at 7:00 p.m., and web-streamed live

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NEXT SPECIAL MEETING OF THE BOWIE CITY COUNCIL - MONDAY, APRIL 12, 2021 - VIRTUAL - 8 p.m.