City of Chelsea – Synopsis



Monday, October 3, 2016

311 S. Main St.

Chelsea, MI 48118

Call to Order

Mayor Lindauer called the meeting to order at 7:00 p.m.

Pledge of Allegiance

Approval of Consent Agenda

Meeting minutes of the September 19, 2016 regular meeting

Approval of Bills

Temporary Traffic Control Order 2016-34 –Fire Dept Open House

MOVED Hammer SECONDED Albertson to approve the consent agenda.  All Ayes.  Motion Carried.

Approval of Regular Agenda

MOVED Albertson SECONDED White to approve the regular agenda.  All Ayes.  Motion carried.

Public Comments

Presentations- Chelsea District Library

Public Hearing­­ – None
Council Business

Boards and Commissions – Amendment to Council Rules

MOVED Johnson SECONDED Hammer to approve the Amendment to Council Rules – Item F with the identified changes to the language; move ‘notify applicant of final disposition’ from item ‘c’ to new item ‘h’; strike the language in the Human Rights Commission section of the reference chart after ‘Members approved by City Council’; and strike the second ‘f’ from the current document.  All Ayes.  Motion Carried.

  1. Power Purchase – Michigan Public Power Agency

MOVED Hammer SECONDED White to approve the attached Letter of Authorization to purchase Energy Supply. All Ayes.  Motion Carried.

  1. Set Public Hearing for Community Development Block Grant; Mack Redevelopment Project

MOVED White SECONDED Hammer to set a public hearing for Monday, October 17, 2016 at 7:00 pm for the Community Development Block Grant Program: Mack Redevelopment Project.  All Ayes.  Motion Approved.

  1. Set City Manager Evaluation

MOVED Albertson SECONDED Feeney to set the City Manager’s evaluation for October 17, 2016.  All Ayes.  Motion Approved.

  1. ChelseaMich Discussion

MOVED Johnson SECONDED Feeney to set a work session to discuss ChelseaMich on November 21st at 6:00 pm in the council chambers.  All Ayes.  Motion Approved.

  1. Budget Amendment – AATA Express Ride

MOVED Albertson SECONDED Hammer to amend line item 101.895.952.002 Contracted Service AATA to $15,000.   All Ayes.  Motion Carried.

  1. Transportation Work Session

MOVED Johnson SECONDED Pacheco to set a work session for Transportation on Monday, October 24th at 7:00pm.   All Ayes.  Motion Carried.

Staff Reports

Council Reports


MOVED Hammer SECONDED Johnson to adjourn at 8:14 pm.   All Ayes.  Motion Carried.

Approved:  October 17, 2016

This is only a synopsis of the Regular City Council Meeting. The minutes in their entirety may be viewed at the Clerk’s Office at 305 S. Main Street, Chelsea, MI or online at

Respectfully submitted,

Laura Kaiser, Clerk

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