Posted: September 16, 2021 | Updated: August 29, 2023
NOTICE AND CALL OF PUBLIC MEETING
GOVERNMENTAL BODY: THE CITY COUNCIL OF CRESCO, IOWA
DATE OF MEETING: SEPTEMBER 20, 2021
TIME AND PLACE OF MEETING: APPROXIMATELY 6:00 P.M. (Immediately following regular council meeting)
PLACE OF MEETING: CITY HALL, 130 N PARK PLACE
PUBLIC NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN THAT THE ABOVE MENTIONED
GOVERNMENTAL BODY WILL MEET AT THE DATE, TIME AND PLACE SET OUT ABOVE. THE TENTATIVE AGENDA FOR SAID MEETING IS AS FOLLOWS:
ROLL CALL: BRENNO, McCONNELL, FORTUNE, BOUSKA, CARMAN
BUSINESS: There may be action taken on each of the items listed below.
- Dscuss Airport Grant and Future Runway Repairs
- Discuss Capital Improvement Plan
THIS NOTICE IS GIVEN AT THE DIRECTION OF THE MAYOR PURSUANT TO CHAPTER 21, CODE OF IOWA AND THE LOCAL RULES OF SAID GOVERNMENTAL BODY. POSTED SEPTEMBER 16, 2021.
Mayor Pro-Tem Bouska called the special Cresco City Council CIP worksession to order on September 20, 2021, at 7:00 pm. Council Members Brenno, McConnell, Fortune, Bouska, and Carman were present. No council members were absent.
Airport Commission Members Gerald Ferrie, Clair Pecinovsky, and Ross Merritt discussed the airport runway project. The grant award is for $110,500 which is 85% of the drainage project. The grant application for the second phase for runway repairs of $145,000 was denied. The agreement requires the City to agree to keep the airport open for at least 20 years after acceptance of the grant. Council requested the Airport Commission to get written proposals or offers of commitments from potential users and reports of the actual usage of the airport. The grant agreement will need to be approved by early December.
Capital projects were reviewed. Some adjustments were made in the rankings by the Council. The list will be updated with changes and actual City costs calculated for each project. The revised list will be reviewed by Council and possibly schedule another worksession after the next council meeting.
Carman moved to adjourn the CIP Worksession at 8:30 pm. McConnell seconded and it passed all ayes. The next regular Cresco City Council meeting will be October 4, 2021, at 5:30 pm at Cresco City Hall.
Mayor Pro-Tem Amy Bouska
City Clerk Michelle Elton