Full agenda for tonight's #Bozeman City Commission meeting. City manager reminds commissioners there are 9 items and 4 hours.
First up - a presentation on the city's water conservation program by #Bozeman's first water conservation specialist Lane Leoniak
Plans for first year of water conservation program include: education & outreach, best practices for utility management & city water use and incentive programs
No action taken on water conservation program tonight
A proposal is expected to come before commission in coming weeks to fund activities for program's first year
Getting underway now - public hearing on Story Street special improvement district
City Engineer Rick Hixson asks commission to create SID and rebuild Story Street.
Cost would be split 50-50 by residents in SID and city
So far 2 people have spoken against the SID and one says she's in favor of SID but has concerns about the process
Resident Bob Chase on Story Street SID: "We’d like more input."
Commissioner Chris Mehl says he'll support the SID creation.
Commissioners Andrus, Taylor and Pomeroy also supportive of SID
Mayor Krauss says he supports the Story Street SID as well.
Motion to create Story Street SID passes 5-0. Another motion to meet with owners on street configuration also passes 5-0.
Commission breaking until 8:30 p.m.
Plans for more apartments in Trout Meadows now being discussed.
Trout Meadows subdivision passes 4-1 with Mayor Krauss voting no. Now up, Annie Phase 2, lot 5 subdivision
Next week's commission meeting on the #BozemanNDO will start at 5 p.m.
@MayorKrauss: The proposed #BozemanNDO ordinance will come out with the agenda.