Alexandria City Council

Regular Meeting

Monday, Nov. 25

Location: Alexandria City Hall Council Chambers at 704 Broadway

7 p.m. Pledge of Allegiance, invocation, public comment period

7:05 p.m. Consent agenda:

  1. Approve the minutes of the Nov. 12 City Council meeting

7:10 p.m. Downtown Merchants Association: Sidewalk permit correspondence

7:15 p.m. Public hearing: 2020 on-sale and Sunday liquor license renewals

7:25 p.m. Explore Alexandria Executive Director James Feist - Explore Alexandria Tourism Annual Report

7:40 p.m. Finance Director Jane Blade – Resolution transferring funds from General Fund to the Revolving Improvement Fund

7:45 p.m. Action item:

  1. Resolution requesting sale of tax-forfeit properties to the Alexandria Housing and Redevelopment Authority

  2. Feasibility study for the Runestone Community Center expansion project

7:55 p.m. Community Development Director Mike Weber

  1. Planning Commission recommendations

  2. First reading: Ordinance vacating a portion of the public alley located in Block 8, Auditor’s Plat Number 1

  3. First reading: Ordinance vacating a portion of Second Avenue East and Oak Street

  4. First reading: Ordinance vacating a portion of the public alleyway between Third Avenue and Fourth Avenue and Broadway and Hawthorne Street

8:10 p.m. City Engineer Tim Schoonhoven

  1. Resolution ordering preparation of report on improvements to Deerwood Drive

  2. 18th Avenue West right-of-way acquisition

  3. Storm sewer mapping data update

8:20 p.m. City administrator’s items of business

8:25 p.m. Old and other business

8:30 p.m. City attorney: Purchase of real property – Pursuant To Minnesota Statute 13D.04, Subdivision 3(C)(3), the Alexandria City Council may close this portion of the meeting to develop or consider offers or counteroffers for the purchase or sale of real property.

Adjournment

Note: The Alexandria City Council will meet in a special City Council meeting at 5 p.m. to discuss the 2020 budget and tax levy, and REA building update. No action will be taken at this meeting.

The above items are scheduled as of Wednesday, Nov. 20 and are subject to change.