The following business items may be approved by one motion and a vote. If any one member of the Council so desires, any matter listed can be moved to a separate agenda item. (ACTION ITEM)
(a) MINUTES: Council may wish to waive the oral reading of the minutes and approve the minutes from the Clarification meetings and Regular Council meetings of December 20, 2018 and January 17, 2019; Joint Cities/Bannock County/School District No. 25 meeting and the Special City Council Town Hall meeting held January 29, 2019; and the City Council Special Meeting for development of Mission/Value statements of January 31, 2019.
(b) TREASURER’S REPORT: Council may wish to consider the Treasurer’s Report for January showing cash and investments as of January 31, 2019.
(c) ANIMAL SHELTER ADVISORY BOARD REAPPOINTMENT: Council may wish to confirm the Mayor’s reappointment of Kathy Reynolds to continue her service as a member of the Animal Shelter Advisory Board. Ms. Reynold’s term will begin February 17, 2019 and will expire February 17, 2021.
(d) JAPANESE SISTER CITIES SUBCOMMITTEE APPOINTMENT: Council may wish to confirm the Mayor’s appointment of David Hunt to serve as a member of the Japanese Sister Cities Subcommittee, filling a long-term vacancy. Mr. Hunt’s term will begin February 21, 2019 and expire January 3, 2022.
(e) POCATELLO ARTS COUNCIL APPOINTMENTS: Council may wish to confirm the Mayor’s appointments of Rachelle Cooper, Robin Lindbeck, and Paige Weber to serve as members of the Pocatello Arts Council, filling three vacancies. Ms. Cooper’s term will begin February 22, 2019 and expire February 22, 2021. Ms. Lindbeck’s term will begin February 22, 2019 and expire August 17, 2021. Ms. Weber’s term will begin February 22, 2019 and expire July 2, 2019.
(f) COUNCIL DECISION—VACATION OF RIGHT OF WAY 400 BLOCK OF POOLE AVENUE: Council may wish to adopt its decision vacating the public’s interest in a right-of-way located in the 400 Block of Poole Avenue with combining said right-of-way with the larger parcel of Lot 1, Janna Subdivision.
(g) COUNCIL DECISION—NORTHGATE ZONING AND COMPREHENSIVE LAND MAP AMENDMENTS: Council may wish to adopt its decision to: 1) Approve the amendment of a zoning designation request by Portneuf Development, LLC, comprising of two parcels totaling approximately 38.35 acres located in the recent Northgate annexation north of Chubbuck Road and west of Olympus Drive to be rezoned from Residential Medium Density Single Family (RMS) and Commercial General (CG) to Residential Commercial Professional (RCP); 2) Approve the amendment of the Comprehensive Plan Land Use designation for those same parcels to Mixed Use; and 3) Approve the amendment of the Comprehensive Plan Land Use designation for an additional 21.04 acres to Mixed Use.
(h) COUNCIL DECISION—RECONSIDERATION OF HEARING EXAMINER’S DECISION – CONDITIONAL USE PERMIT FOR 209 EAST LEWIS: Council may wish to adopt its decision denying the appeal by Gypsy Holdings, LLC regarding a conditional use permit for Idaho Housing & Finance Association on behalf of Aid for Friends, Inc. to allow transitional housing and administrative offices in the existing building at 209 East Lewis Street, subject to conditions.