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Date:
June 26, 2017
Time:
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Time Details:
Study Session: 5:00 PM – Update on Executive Session Rules, and 5:30 PM – Potential Land Sale; Regular Council Meeting: 6:00 PM
Location:
Council Chambers
Address:
435 Martin Street, Suite 4000
Blaine, WA 98230

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Regular City Council Meeting

Monday, June 26, 2017


CITY OF BLAINE
435 Martin Street, Suite 4000
Blaine, WA 98230
CITY COUNCIL AGENDA

Monday, June 26, 2017

6:00 PM

Harry Robinson, Mayor
Paul Greenough, Mayor Pro Tem


A. STUDY SESSION  – 5:00 PM – Update on Executive Session Rules
5:30 PM – Potential Land Sale 

B. CALL TO ORDER

Moment of Silence and Pledge of Allegiance **Please silence all electronics that may interfere with the meeting** 

ROLL CALL:  
COUNCILMEMBERS: Paul Greenough, Charlie Hawkins, Steve Lawrenson, Dennis Olason, Bonnie Onyon, Harry Robinson, and Mary Lou Steward.  

C. EXECUTIVE SESSION – to discuss potential litigation pursuant to RCW 42.30.110(1)(i) and real estate sale pursuant to RCW 42.30.110(1)(c)

D. AUDIENCE PARTICIPATION 
Sign-up/Comment Sheet located in Council Chambers before Meeting

E. WRITTEN COMMUNICATIONS
1. Email dated June 16, 2017, from Bill Becht, regarding a Trip Advisor review of Blaine.
2. Email dated June 16, 2017, from Dena Jensen, regarding the Jail Facility Financing and Use Agreement.
3. Email dated June 22, 2017, from Suzanne Kite, regarding working toward zero waste.

F. FIRE CHIEF’S REPORT
1. North Whatcom Fire Update – Chief Hollander

G. CONSENT AGENDA
Items listed below will be enacted by one motion.  If separate discussion is desired on an item, that item may be removed from the Consent Agenda and placed on the Regular Agenda at the request of a Councilmember. 
1. Approval of Bills - $214,320.88
2. Approval of Special Council Minutes for June 12, 2017
3. Approval of Council Minutes for June 12, 2017

H. PUBLIC HEARING - PLEASE NOTE: Persons speaking on any issue will be allowed five (5) minutes.  Additional non-repetitive testimony will be allowed after all testimonies have been heard.  
1. Six Year Transportation Improvement Program (followed by council action item one) 

I. COUNCIL ACTION ITEMS
1. Resolution 1712-17,  Adopting the 2018 – 2023 Six-Year Transportation Improvement Program
2. Sweet Road Improvements Bid Award
3. Revenue Task Force Recommendations
4. Real Estate Listing Contract  
5. Real Estate Purchase and Sale Agreement

J. DEPARTMENT REPORTS
1. Public Works
a. Project Update
2. Community Development Services 
a. Enforcement Update
b. Development Projects Update
3. City Manager
a. SEI Update
b. Traffic Impact 

K. COUNCIL REPORTS
1. Blaine Chamber of Commerce - Bonnie Onyon
2. Boys and Girls Club – Bonnie Onyon
3. WTA Board - Paul Greenough
4. Drayton Harbor Shellfish Advisory Committee - Charlie Hawkins
5. Senior Center Liaison - Dennis Olason
6. Library Committee – Dennis Olason 
7. Small Cities Caucus - Harry Robinson and David Wilbrecht
8. Whatcom Council of Governments - Harry Robinson

L. CALENDARS
Tuesday, July 4, City offices will be closed in observance of Independence Day
Monday, July 10, 6 pm - City Council meeting
Tuesday, July 11, 
8 am - Blaine Tourism Advisory Committee meeting
3 pm – Blaine Economic Development Advisory Committee meeting
Thursday, July 13,
10 am - Public Works Advisory Committee meeting
 Location: Public Works 1200 Yew Ave.
Canceled – Park and Cemetery Board meeting
7 pm – Planning Commission meeting
Monday, July 24, 6 pm - City Council meeting
Thursday, July 27, 7 pm - Planning Commission meeting

M. UNFINISHED BUSINESS 

N. COUNCIL NEW BUSINESS

O. ADJOURN

Americans with Disability Act (ADA) Requirement: The meeting location is accessible.  If you require a special accommodation during your attendance at any public meeting, please contact the Administrative Services Department (360) 332-8311, 24 hours prior to the meeting date you will be attending.   Thank you.