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Local & County Government Meetings (7/9 - 7/16/09)

Wednesday, July 8, 2009 - 9:59am


Thursday, July 9

CITY OF HUDSON PUBLIC SAFETY COMMITTEE, 3:30 p.m., City Hall, 505 Third St.; minutes; consider removing handicapped parking stall at 1024 Fourth St.; consider request to install street lights on Hunter Hill Road between Wisconsin Street and Grandview Drive; consider large assembly permit for Gopher to Badger Race Aug. 8 in Lakefront Park; recommendation to revise sex offender ordinance language regarding minor offenders; purchase and funding of forensic light source; EMS/fire department/police department updates; informational items - status of public safety facility, 2009 Paul Bunyan Weekend Walk Oct. 25, proposed capital improvement projects, police open records policy revision, police casual call officer conduct policy, traffic survey summary of St. Croix Street at 11th Street.

HUDSON HOUSING AUTHORITY, 4:30 p.m., Croix View management office, 1015 Second St.; PHA plan public hearing; regular business.

NORTH HUDSON PUBLIC SAFETY COMMITTEE, 5:30 p.m., North Hudson Village Hall, 400 Seventh St. N.; comments from the floor; minutes; claims; chief's report; limitations on the number of firework permits issued; liquor license restrictions (convenience stores); restricted zones and residence restrictions for sex offenders; employee recognition for years of service; citizen recognition; budget process - FY2010; review of village emergency operation plan.

TROY TOWN BOARD, 6:30 p.m., Troy Town Hall, 654 Glover Road; regular board meeting will follow public hearing to hear and receive comments re proposed amendment to town's impact fee ordinance, Chapter 70, of the town's Municipal Code; regular meeting - minutes; citizen input; reports; Park Board appointments; adopt amendment to impact fee ordinance revision; award seal coating bid; Tower Road reconstruction; options for the realignment of Cove Road; engineering fees for comprehensive plan; permits; Board of Review - alternate members; Rural Fire Association informational update; discuss and consider fire call - Thomas Nolan, 833 Coulee Trail; address Vnak 2008 assessment; approve operator licenses; clerk/treasurer report (to include budget and impact fee review); bills.

Monday, July 13

LIBRARY BOARD, 6:30 p.m., second-floor Community Room, Municipal Building, 911 Fourth St.; public comment; next meeting Monday, Aug. 10, at 6:30 p.m.; minutes; Strategic Planning Committee - John Thompson's report on Indianhead Federated Library System evaluation; director's, Finance Committee reports; Policy Committee - movie public performance policy, Web site collection development policy.

NORTH HUDSON PARK BOARD, 6 p.m., at two locations, site visit at Ridges Park Development first, then at Village Hall, 400 Seventh St. N. for regular meeting; appointment of chair for July Park Board meeting; comments from the floor; Park in Ridges Development - Ron Derrick update regarding playground equipment; supervisor's report; skatepark - free demo event, potential locations, grant for equipment; warming house repairs; five-year Park & Recreation plan including discussion of photos of the parks for the plan, Web site and possible locations for a dog park; Webster Park tree thinning; park stewardship assignments; Veterans Memorial service seals; other park concerns; Ferry Landing Park - rules for personal watercraft, fishing and cleaning up the glass; railroad property - use of stimulus package for Sept. 15.

Tuesday, July 14

CITY OF HUDSON PUBLIC UTILITIES COMMISSION, 6 p.m., City Hall, 505 Third St.; minutes; well/treatment plant updates; projects.

Wednesday, July 15

NORTH HUDSON PLAN COMMISSION, 7 p.m., Village Hall, 400 Seventh St. N.; minutes; public hearing re CSM application of David Burnley and Onolee Hill to create a three-lot CSM at 803 and 811 Riverside Drive N. to reduce the size of lots 2 and 3 by 4.77 acres, creating an additional Lot 1; review of Ordinance 06-2009 amending Chapter 98 Zoning, Section 98-33 Commercial districts (C-1, C-2, and C-3), 98-34 Industrial/commercial district (I), 98-56 Conditional uses and 98-57 applications; regarding uses requiring or not requiring a permit of the Village Code.

Thursday, July 16

NORTH HUDSON PUBLIC WELFARE COMMITTEE, 6:30 p.m., Village Hall, 400 Seventh St. N.; 2010 garbage/recycling service contract proposal; Urban Archery Deer Management - review of proposal and possible formation of an Urban Wildlife Committee, public comment welcome; future Public Welfare goals and direction.


Thursday, July 9

FINANCE COMMITTEE, 8:30 a.m., Room 1281, Government Center, 1101 Carmichael Road; reports; domestic partnership certificate implementation; new employees and position vacancies, FMLA policy, update on Springsted project, Third Court security position; Ag Center roof, Government Center building update, capital outlay planning; review of air conditioner failure in nursing home; sidewalk repair at Transition House on New Richmond campus; IT time and attendance update, emailing archiving, 2010 summer intern; corporation counsel work-flow summary, pending legal concerns; financial reports, 2010 retirement rates; Buildings Facilities Planning Committee request for funding for facilities plan with Short Elliot Hendrickson; administration suite office space options; federal stimulus options for St. Croix County; 2010 budget; short- and long-term planning goals.

Friday, July 10

TRANSPORTATION COMMITTEE, 8:30 a.m., Highway Department office, 920 Third St., Hammond.

Tuesday, July 14

PLANNING AND ZONING COMMITTEE, 8:30 a.m., Room 1281, Government Center, 1101 Carmichael Road.


Wednesday, July 15

TRAFFIC SAFETY COMMISSION, 10 a.m., training room, sheriff's office, Government Center, 1101 Carmichael Road; agenda includes I-94 bridge deck sealing project later this summer/fall, I-94 Minnesota pavement repair project this fall, I-94 westbound bridge-painting project 2010.

Thursday, July 16

COUNCIL ON AGING AND DISABILITIES, 9-11 a.m., County Board Room, Government Center, 1101 Carmichael Road.