Bozeman City Commission is just about to get started. Only a small crowd in the audience tonight.
Former Commissioner Mary Vant Hull on Story Street SID: 50% is too much for us to pay
Vant Hull is offering other options for paying for street improvements
Vant Hull: "They may seem like crazy ideas now but some are going to have to work for you."
Another man speaking about lack of parking at Bozeman Public Library
Jamee Greer speaking in favor of #BozemanNDO. Won't be at the meeting next week. Approaching commission tonight as person born, raised and who lives in Bozeman.
That's it for public comment
Now before commission, the Meadows Minor Subdivision. Applicant and property owner are proposing subdividing property and building five single-household residential lots
Subdivision plans pass unanimously 5-0
Now before commission - sale of about 1.5 acres to MDT for College Street improvement plans. It's the last piece of right-of-way needed for the project
Motion to sell right-of-way land passes first reading unanimously
Taking a short break before discussion on stormwater starts
Stormwater discussion starting
Director of Public Works Craig Woolard: 3 things need guidance on from commissioners. First is defining level of service.
2nd - How do we pay for it? And 3rd - How are costs distributed?
Several people talking during public comment for stormwater utility discussion
For me the first thing to do is stop peeing in the pool. We need to fix what we’re doing to Bozeman Creek”
@MayorKrauss: Next week's policy meeting for #BozemanNDO will include discussion & 2 1/2 hours for public comment.Comment will end at 9:30 p.m.
Public reminded public comment is also taken by email and online
Hand-written notes can also be mailed or dropped off at city hall