OFFICIAL NOTICE AND AGENDA OF A COMMON COUNCIL MEETING
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN THAT A REGULARLY SCHEDULED PUBLIC MEETING WILL BE HELD ON THE DATE, TIME AND LOCATION SHOWN BELOW. UPON ATTAINING A QUORUM OF MEMBERS, ALL ITEMS LISTED ON THE AGENDA SHOWN BELOW MAY BE CONSIDERED (DISCUSSED AND/OR ACTED UPON).
Date and Time:Tuesday, September 5, 2023, at 7:45 pm
Location: Council Chambers, City Hall, 2000 North Calhoun Road, Brookfield
Members: Dave Christianson, Bill Carnell, Bob Reddin, Rick Owen, Tom Szews, Jason Anderson, Mike Hallquist, Chuck Bloom, Gary Mahkorn, Scott Berg, Christopher Blackburn, Jerry Mellone, Kathryn Wilson, Kris Seals (Number of Members needed to meet quorum requirements: 10)
Call to Order: BY MAYOR STEVEN V. PONTO / CHAIR OF THE COMMON COUNCIL
Public Comment:Attention Citizens: The Council has reserved up to 15 minutes for the public to address the Council on any matter, other than for a public hearing listed below (if applicable). To address the Council, please complete a “public comment sign up” form and submit it to the City Clerk prior to the meeting or indicate your inclination to address the Council upon the Chair’s announcement of the public comment segment of the agenda. If the Chair determines that no one is present or that no one else wishes to address the Council, the Chair may end the segment earlier than the allotted time. If the Chair determines that 15 minutes is not adequate time for public comment, the Chair may enlarge the time unless the Council objects. For public hearings, comments can be made at the time of the public hearing segment of the agenda when the Chair recognizes the speaker. Alternatively, citizens can submit any commentary to the following email address: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Announcements: (1) The next regularly scheduled meeting of the Common Council is Tuesday, September 19, 2023, at 7:45 p.m. in the Council Chambers of City Hall.
Roll Call/Pledge: The Pledge of Allegiance led by Alderman Reddin will follow calling of the roll.
Request of the City of Brookfield, Dept. of Community Development, to amend Chapter 17.88 Floodplain District recently adopted to meet current FEMA standards with minor changes requested by the Dept. of Natural Resources to maintain compliance with Federal and State requirements for participation in the National Flood Insurance Program.
Resolution approving 2023 General Fund budget amendment requested by the Director of Finance and Administration: transfer $16,000 from contingency appropriation account 07001700-590000 to Mosquito/Deer Control account 03700006-560000, for purposes of funding additional mosquito treatment costs.
Mayor’s announcement of legislative referrals and requests for services.
STEVEN V. PONTO, MAYOR and MICHELLE LUEDTKE, CITY CLERK
Under the Americans with Disabilities Act, the City of Brookfield will generally, upon request, provide appropriate aids and services leading to effective communication for qualified persons with disabilities so they can participate equally in the City of Brookfield’s programs, services, and activities, including qualified sign language interpreters, documents in Braille, and other ways of making information and communications accessible to people who have speech, hearing, or vision impairments. Anyone who requires an auxiliary aid or service for effective communication, or a modification of policies or procedures to participate in a program, service, or activity of the City of Brookfield, should contact the office of the City Clerk at 262-782-9650 or at 2000 North Calhoun Road as soon as possible but no later than 48 hours before the scheduled event.