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, November 21, 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:The public may send comments to the Council at email@example.com. Each Council meeting will have 30 minutes set aside for Public Comment. At Public Comment, the public may comment on any topic. The only exception is comments for a public hearing scheduled that same night. During a public hearing, the public may comment only on the public hearing topic. Commenters should fill out a “public comment sign up” form located at the front table and give it to the City Clerk before the meeting. Each speaker has no more than 3 minutes and must say their name and address before speaking. The Chair may end the Public Comment time early if no forms are received, no one signals they want to speak, or all comments are done. By majority vote, the Council may add 15-minute segments to Public Comment.
Announcements: The next regularly scheduled meeting of the Common Council is Tuesday, December 5, 2023, at 7:45 p.m. in the Council Chambers of City Hall.
Roll Call/Pledge: The Pledge of Allegiance led by Alderman Hallquist will follow calling of the roll.
Resolution approving 2023 budget amendment requested by the Director of Public Works: appropriate $115,000 to Wastewater Utility biosolids hauling account 40183032-822007, for purposes of funding higher than anticipated biosolids hauling and application costs.
Resolution approving the amendment to the solid waste and recycling collection contract with GFL Solid Waste Midwest LLC (GFL) to modify bulky waste item collection fee and maximum amount of trash containers.
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.