Morganton City Council meetings are broadcast live on CoMPAS Ch. 2 and streamed live online via the city's USTREAM . The Council meets at Morganton City Hall located at 305 E. Union St. Suite A100, Morganton, NC .
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Ronnie Thompson, Mayor Sally W. Sandy, City Manager
Louis E. Vinay, Jr., City Attorney
Wendy Cato )
Christopher Hawkins ) Council
Chris Jernigan )
Butch McSwain ) Becky Brinkley, Interpreter
I. Call to Order in the Council Chamber at City Hall at 6:00 p.m.
II. Public Comment – Anyone wishing to speak during this time must sign in with the Clerk before the meeting begins, and upon being called will have 3 minutes to address the Council.
III. Pledge of Allegiance to the Flag
IV. Invocation Given by the Edward Gildea, Morganton Humanist Alliance
V. Introduction of Council
VI. Service Pin
• Robert Bolick, Recreation Department, Athletic Programs Supervisor, 20 years
• Clay Rudicill, Public Safety, Fire Lieutenant, 20 years
VII. Public Advocacy Issues and Strategies
a. Introduction of Jessie Parris new Finance Director
b. Proclamation: Big Brothers Big Sisters Mentoring Month
Accepted by: Nina Ervin, Program Coordinator
c. ABC Update
Presented by: Steve Gregory, Board Chairman
d. CoMPAS Digital Update
Presented by: Greg Branch, CoMPAS/IRMS Director
e. Upcoming events:
Leanne Morgan, Friday, January 17, 7:30 p.m. – SOLD OUT
•City Council Workshop, Friday, February 21 – Details to be announced
VIII. North Carolina Municipal Power Agency Number 1 Update
IX. Consent Agenda – All items below are considered to be routine and will be enacted by one motion. There will be no separate discussion of these items unless a Council member, staff member or citizen so requests. In the event a request is made, the item will be removed from the consent agenda and considered under Item X.
A. Approval of Minutes – For a Special Meeting held on November 19, 2019 and a Regular Meeting held on December 2, 2019.
RECOMMENDED ACTION: Approve minutes as submitted.
B. Consideration of Approving a Title VI Nondiscrimination Policy Statement
RECOMMENDED ACTION: Approve a Title VI Nondiscrimination Policy Statement.
X. Items Removed from Consent Agenda
XI. New Business
1. Consideration of Adopting a Resolution of Intent to Enter into an Option Contract for Sale of City Owned Real Property for the Development of Senior Affordable Housing
2. Consideration of Position Reclassification and Pay Range Updates
3. Consideration of Award of Contract for Inflow & Infiltration Micro Detection in the Morganton Wastewater Treatment Plant Basin
4. Appointments to Boards and Commissions
a. Recreation Advisory
b. Human Relations Commission
XII. Other Items from City Manager and City Council Not on Agenda