The regular meeting of the Mayor and City Council of the City of Henderson, Nebraska was held at 7:00 p.m. on January 10, 2017 at City Hall in Henderson, Nebraska. Notice of this meeting was posted at the City Hall, Post Office and published in the January 5, 2017 Henderson News. 

            Mayor Mike Yoder called the meeting to order at 7:00 p.m.   Mayor Yoder declared the meeting to be legal and properly advertised with all members having been informed of the nature of the meeting and having received related information.  Mayor Yoder also referred to the open meetings law poster at the back of the council chambers. 

            Roll call showed the following present: Mayor Mike Yoder.  Council members: Corbin Tessman, Jeb Mierau, Lee Thiessen and Mike Wall.

            Minutes from the December 13, 2016 meeting were reviewed. Mike Wall made a motion to approve the minutes as presented. Corbin Tessman seconded.  Roll vote: Ayes -  Mike Wall, Corbin Tessman, Jeb Mierau and Lee Thiessen.  Motion carried.

            Claims were reviewed. Jeb Mierau made a motion to approve the claims as presented.  Mike Wall seconded.  Roll vote: Ayes - Jeb Mierau, Mike Wall, Lee Thiessen and Corbin Tessman.  Motion carried.

            No building permits were submitted.

            Deb Friesen was present from the Planning Commission. No formal report was given.

            At 7:04 p.m. Mayor Yoder opened the public hearing for the 1&6 Year Street Plan. 

            Reed Miller from Miller and Associates was present to discuss the 1&6 Year Street Plan with the council.

            At 7:52 p.m., Mayor Yoder closed the public hearing as no public was present for discussion.

            Mike Wall made a motion to adopt Resolution 2017-01, a resolution adopting the 1&6 Year Street Program for 2017.  Jeb Mierau seconded.  Roll vote: Ayes - Mike Wall, Jeb Mierau, Corbin Tessman and Lee Thiessen.  Motion carried.

            Lee Thiessen made a motion to have Perennial Public Power District move the electrical poles on 12th Street and 15th Street for construction purposes.  Corbin Tessman seconded.  Roll vote: Ayes - Lee Thiessen, Corbin Tessman, Jeb Mierau and Mike Wall.  Motion carried.

            Jeb Mierau made a motion to approve the final plans for 12th Street and 15th Street and to submit advertisements for bids.  Lee Thiessen seconded.  Roll vote: Ayes - Jeb Mierau, Lee Thiessen, Corbin Tessman and Mike Wall.  Motion carried.  Bid opening is set for Thursday, February 9 at 2:00 p.m. at City Hall.

            Lee Thiessen made a motion to adopt Ordinance #409, an ordinance amending Ordinance #405 for the size and use of propane tanks inside the city limits, and to suspend the three readings on three different days.  Corbin Tessman seconded.  Roll vote: Ayes - Lee Thiessen, Corbin Tessman, Mike Wall and Jeb Mierau.  Motion carried.

            The No Parking Designation was discussed on the north side of Birch Street west of Main Street.  No formal action was taken.

            Mike Wall made a motion to adjourn.  Lee Thiessen seconded.  Roll vote: Ayes - Mike Wall, Lee Thiessen, Jeb Mierau and Corbin Tessman.  Motion carried.

            Adjourned at 8:23 p.m.

 

Mike Yoder, Mayor

 

Connie Brown, City Clerk