Alexandria City Council

Regular Meeting

Monday, Aug. 10

Special Note: Please note that the mayor and city council may participate in the City Council meeting remotely via telephone or video. Members of the public also have the right to participate in the meeting by phone or other electronic means.

To participate remotely via video, please use the following link: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/85894466707?pwd=TURFUlJKNDI4ZmlYa0NmTnIvRjNLZz09. If prompted, the Meeting ID 858 9446 6707 is and the password is 895577. You may also call 1-312-626-6799 to participate via phone.

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

7:05 p.m. Consent agenda: Approve minutes of July 27 council meeting; approve July 2020 bills and authorize issuance

7:10 p.m. Elizabeth Wefel – Coalition of Greater Minnesota Cities annual presentation

7:20 p.m. Resolution appointing Captain Scott Kent as chief of police

7:25 p.m. AAEDC Director Nicole Fernholz

A. Douglas County CARES Act pandemic relief grant program for small businesses

7:30 p.m. Resolution authorizing 2020 CARES Act grant agreement with Douglas County for election assistance

7:35 p.m. City Engineer Tim Schoonhoven

A. Engineering agreement – South Le Homme Dieu Drive storm sewer project

B. Project updates

7:40 p.m. Proposal for terms of future property exchange between the City of Alexandria and the Douglas County Agricultural Association

7:45 p.m. Policy on liquidated damages in road construction projects

7:50 p.m. City attorney’s items of business

7:55 p.m. City administrator’s items of business

8 p.m. Old and other business

8:05 p.m. Adjournment

Note: The Alexandria City Council will convene a special city council meeting at 5 p.m. to discuss the following items: COVID-19 response, City Hall technology upgrade, and conversation with Capt. Scott Kent.

Please note that the mayor and city council may participate in the special meeting remotely via telephone or video. Members of the public also have the right to participate in the meeting by phone or other electronic means. To participate remotely via video, please use the following link: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/88063222280?pwd=Y0NoeGVubm81cU5HZk8ybW1GRDFmQT09.

If prompted, the meeting ID 880 6322 2280 is and the password is 207596. You may also call 1-312-626-6799 to participate via phone.

The above items are scheduled as of Wednesday, Aug. 5, and are subject to change.