CITY OF POCATELLO
CITY COUNCIL WORK SESSION
August 8, 2019  ·   9:00 AM
Council Chambers  |  911 North 7th Avenue


City Hall is accessible to persons with disabilities. Program access accommodations may be provided with three (3) days’ advance notice by contacting Skyler Beebe at sbeebe@pocatello.us; 208.234.6248 or 5815 South 5th Avenue, Pocatello, ID. POSSIBLE COUNCIL WORKING LUNCH: Members of the Council may choose to participate in a working lunch to discuss Work Session topics during the Work Session in the Paradice Conference Room. No formal action will be voted on.



1.

ROLL CALL

2.

GOLF ADVISORY COMMITTEE UPDATE

Representatives from the Golf Advisory Committee will discuss the committee’s goals and projects, as well as Council’s policies and expectations. (ACTION ITEM)
3.

PARKS AND RECREATION ADVISORY BOARD UPDATE

Representatives from the Parks and Recreation Advisory Board will discuss the committee’s goals and projects, as well as Council’s policies and expectations. (ACTION ITEM)
4.

BANNOCK COUNTY COMMISSIONER UPDATE

Bannock County Commissioners will be present to give Council an update of Bannock County activities. (ACTION ITEM)
5.

REGIONAL ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT OF EASTERN IDAHO (REDI) UPDATE

Teresa McKnight, Chief Executive Officer, Regional Economic Development of Eastern Idaho (REDI) will be present to give Council an update of REDI’s activities and achievements. (ACTION ITEM)
6.

SERVICE LINE PROGRAM PRESENTATION WARRANTY

Dennis Lyon, representing Utility Service Partners, Inc. will be present to discuss a homeowner repair protection service.  The service would cover broken, cracked or leaking water and sewer lines from the point of utility connection to the home exterior.  (ACTION ITEM)
Documents:
  1. agenda-item-6.pdf
7.

VALLEY PRIDE INTERSECTION IMPROVEMENT PROJECT

Valley Pride representatives will be present to discuss improvement projects on State of Idaho property located at the intersection of North Main Extension/Garrett Way/Highway 30/Hawthorne Road.  Valley Pride is requesting City of Pocatello assistance to apply for a grant from the Ifft Foundation and to provide irrigation water for the property. (ACTION ITEM)
Documents:
  1. agenda-item-7.pdf
8.

FISCAL YEAR 2020 BUDGET DISCUSSION

Finance Department staff will present Bannock County property valuation amounts and the overall effect to the proposed property tax and levy rate for Fiscal Year 2020 and review public comments received at the August 1, 2019 Budget Hearing. (ACTION ITEM)
9.

CAPITAL CONTINGENCY REQUEST – POLICE DEPARTMENT

Police Department staff is seeking permission to use capital contingency funds for the purpose of procuring replacement tasers.  TASER recently informed the Police Department that the tasers currently in use would no longer be supported by TASER.  (ACTION ITEM)
10.

CAPITAL CONTINGENCY REQUEST – FIRE DEPARTMENT

Fire Department staff is seeking permission to use capital contingency funds for the purpose of the following capital purchases and Fire Department facility repairs: 1) Fire Station No. 5 Roof Repair; 2) Fire Station No. 2 Roof Repair; 3) Fire Station No. 2 Sidewalk Repair; 4) Hazmat ID; 5) Truck Hoist Purchase; and 6) Type 6 Wildland Engine Purchase.  (ACTION ITEM)
Documents:
  1. agenda-item-10.pdf
11.

ADJOURN