Mayor Pro Tem Jessica Sandgren - Ward 2

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September 14, 2021 Council Meeting

Vote Title  Vote CastMotion Pass/Fail
5. Approval of AgendaYESPASSED
10. Consent Calendar:  
A. Approval of Minutes – August 17, 2021 Special and August 24, 2021 Regular City Council meetings.YESPASSED
B. Monthly Financial Report for July 2021. YESPASSED
C. A resolution authorizing an Intergovernmental Agreement between the City and Pinnacle Charter School for a joint School Resource Officer Program.YESPASSED
D. A resolution approving an Intergovernmental Agreement between the City and Adams County regarding construction of a sanitary sewer pipeline from the Remington Sanitary Sewer Lift Station to the Riverdale Park Sanitary Sewer Lift Station.YESPASSED
E. An ordinance amending Thornton City Code Section 1-2 and adding Section 2-3 to allow the continued use of electronic signatures. (First Reading)YESPASSED
F. A resolution approving Dedication of Public Road Right-of-Way and Temporary Construction Easements to Weld County on Thornton’s Farm 58.YESPASSED
G. A resolution appointing a member to the Development Permits and Appeals Board.YESPASSED
H. A resolution approving a Memorandum of Understanding between the City and Stargate Charter School regarding the Washington Street Tunnel Art Mural.YESPASSED
11. Public Hearings:  
A. A public hearing regarding a resolution determining that (1) the South Thornton Urban Renewal Area continues to be a blighted area, (2) the Thornton Shopping Center is located in a blighted area, (3) the Thornton Shopping Center itself is blighted, and (4) the South Thornton Urban Renewal Area and the Thornton Shopping Center are appropriate for an urban renewal project. YESPASSED
B. A public hearing regarding a resolution approving a Conceptual Site Plan to allow for the development of a motor vehicle fueling station and general merchandise store (convenience store) on approximately one acre of land generally located at the southwest corner of West 84th Avenue and I-25. YESPASSED
C. A continued public hearing regarding a resolution approving a Conceptual Site Plan to allow for the development of a 312-unit multifamily development on approximately 23.44 acres of land generally located north of East 104th Avenue and east of York Street (Village at Sunny Acres Filing No. 1). YESPASSED
12. Action Items:  
A. An ordinance approving an Amendment to an Overall Development Plan/Conceptual Site Plan and Planned Development Standards for the Amber Creek commercial development generally located on the southwest corner of East 136th Avenue and Quebec Street (Amber Creek Subdivision Filing No. 1). (First Reading)  
A motion approving Option 1, approving an Amendment to an Overall Development Plan/Conceptual Site Plan and Planned Development Standards for the Amber Creek commercial development generally located on the southwest corner of East 136th Avenue and Quebec Street (Amber Creek Subdivision Filing No. 1). (First Reading)NOFAILED
A motion approving Option 2, approving an Amendment to an Overall Development Plan/Conceptual Site Plan and Planned Development Standards for the Amber Creek commercial development generally located on the southwest corner of East 136th Avenue and Quebec Street (Amber Creek Subdivision Filing No. 1). (First Reading)YESPASSED
B. An ordinance approving the annexation of approximately 24 acres of property situated in the east half of Section 2, Township 1 South, Range 68 West of the Sixth Principal Meridian, County of Adams, State of Colorado, generally located north and south of East 164th Avenue and west of York Street, and assigning the annexed property to Ward 4 (164th Avenue and York Street Annexation). (Second Reading)YESPASSED
C. An ordinance approving the Zoning for approximately 25 acres of land generally located north and south of East 164th Avenue and west of York Street to Single-Family Attached (164th Avenue and York Street Zoning). (Second Reading)YESPASSED
D. A resolution authorizing assignment of the City’s 2021 Private Activity Bond allocation to Colorado Housing Finance Authority, pursuant to the Colorado Private Activity Bond Ceiling Allocation Act.YESPASSED
E. A resolution approving the First Amendment of the Intergovernmental Agreement between the City and Village at North Creek Metropolitan District to allow a Public Improvement Fee.YESPASSED
13. AdjournmentYESPASSED


August 24, 2021 Council Meeting

Vote Title  Vote CastMotion Pass/Fail
5. Approval of AgendaYESPASSED
10. Consent Calendar:  
A. Approval of Minutes – August 7, 2021 Special and August 10, 2021 Special and Regular City Council meetings. YESPASSED
B. An ordinance amending the Thornton City Code to establish operating requirements for mobile food trucks. (Second Reading)YESPASSED
C. A resolution approving Perpetual Easements and Temporary Construction Easements to DCP Operating Company, LP on Thornton’s Farms 75, 84, and 116.YESPASSED
D. A resolution approving an Intergovernmental Agreement by and between the City and the Urban Drainage and Flood Control District d/b/a Mile High Flood District regarding funding of a Hoffman Drainageway hydrology update.YESPASSED
E. A resolution approving a Memorandum of Understanding between the City, the Federal Bureau of Investigation, and other Colorado participating law enforcement agencies in the Denver Metro Area operating Rocky Mountain Safe Streets Task Force.YESPASSED
F. A resolution approving a Memorandum of Understanding between the City and the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives.YESPASSED
11. Public Hearings:  
A. A public hearing regarding the Annexation, Findings of Fact, Zoning, and a Conceptual Site Plan for property generally located north and south of East 164th Avenue and west of York Street, and assigning the annexed property to Ward 4 (164th Avenue and York Street Annexation).    
1) An ordinance approving the annexation of approximately 24 acres of property situated in the east half of Section 2, Township 1 South, Range 68 West of the Sixth Principal Meridian, County of Adams, State of Colorado, generally located north and south of East 164th Avenue and west of York Street, and assigning the annexed property to Ward 4 (164th Avenue and York Street Annexation).  [Public Hearing] YESPASSED
2) A resolution adopting certain Findings of Fact for the annexation of certain unincorporated territory of approximately 24 acres of property situated in the east half of Section 2, Township 1 South, Range 68 West of the Sixth Principal Meridian, County of Adams, State of Colorado, generally located north and south of East 164th Avenue and west of York Street, and assigning the annexed property to Ward 4 (164th Avenue and York Street Annexation).  [Related Action Item]  YESPASSED
3) An ordinance approving the Zoning for approximately 25 acres of land generally located north and south of East 164th Avenue and west of York Street to Single-Family Attached (164th Avenue and York Street Zoning).  [Public Hearing] YESPASSED
4) A resolution approving a Conceptual Site Plan for residential development on land generally located north and south of East 164th Avenue and west of York Street (164th Avenue and York Street Annexation). [Public Hearing]YESPASSED
B. A public hearing regarding an ordinance approving an Amendment to an Overall Development Plan/Conceptual Site Plan and Planned Development Standards for the Amber Creek commercial development generally located on the southwest corner of East 136th Avenue and Quebec Street (Amber Creek Subdivision Filing No. 1). [Public Hearing]  
Motion to continue the public hearing to September 14, 2021. YESPASSED
12. Action Items:  
A. An ordinance amending Section 18-761 of the Thornton City Code to incorporate allowances for temporary signs and banners displayed on vehicles and amending Section 18-901 to clarify the definition of temporary sign. (Second Reading)YESPASSED
B. A resolution appointing Tami Yellico as City Attorney for the City of Thornton, effective October 4, 2021, and approving the associated Employment Agreement.YESPASSED
13. AdjournmentYESPASSED


August 10, 2021 Council Meeting

Vote Title  Vote CastMotion Pass/Fail
5. Approval of AgendaYESPASSED
10. Consent Calendar:  
A. Approval of Minutes - July 20, 2021 Special and July 27, 2021 Special and Regular City Council meetings. YESPASSED
B. An ordinance approving the rezoning of approximately 1.81 acres of land and abutting and adjacent right-of-way from Community Retail to Planned Development, amending the Planned Development Standards and the Overall Development Plan and Conceptual Site Plan for property located south of East 104th Avenue and east of Grant Street, and amending the Official Zoning Map (104th Avenue Redevelopment). (Second Reading)YESPASSED
C. An ordinance adopting the third amendment to the 2021 Budget amending section one of Ordinance 3569, making appropriations for the City of Thornton, Colorado for the fiscal year 2021 for all funds except that appropriations for certain individual projects shall not lapse at year end but continue until the project is completed or cancelled (Fire Engines and 2021 Community Development Block Grant Annual Action Plan). (Second Reading)ABSTAINEDPASSED
D. A resolution accepting the City of Thornton Firefighters’ Old Hire Pension Plan Annual Report of the Plan’s financial status.YESPASSED
E. A resolution authorizing the grant of a temporary right-of-access easement over City property located adjacent to the 104th and Colorado Crossing Pointe affordable housing project, generally located southeast of the 104th Avenue and Colorado Boulevard intersection.ABSTAINEDPASSED
F. A resolution approving an Intergovernmental Agreement between the Adams County Clerk and Recorder and the City providing for the November 2, 2021 Thornton Regular Municipal Election to be held as part of the coordinated mail ballot election to be conducted by the Adams County Clerk and Recorder.YESPASSED
11. Public Hearings:  
A. A public hearing regarding a resolution approving a Conceptual Site Plan to allow for the development of a 312-unit multifamily development on approximately 23.44 acres of land generally located north of East 104th Avenue and east of York Street (Village at Sunny Acres Filing No. 1).   
Motion to continue the public hearing to September 14, 2021. YESPASSED
B. A public hearing regarding an ordinance amending Section 18-761 of the Thornton City Code to incorporate allowances for temporary signs and banners displayed on vehicles and amending Section 18-901 to clarify the definition of temporary sign. YESPASSED
12. Action Items:  
A. An ordinance amending the Thornton City Code to establish operating requirements for mobile food trucks.YESPASSED
12. AdjournmentYESPASSED


July 27, 2021 Council Meeting

Vote Title  Vote CastMotion Pass/Fail
5. Approval of AgendaYESPASSED
10. Consent Calendar:  
A. Approval of Minutes – July 12, 2021 Special and July 13, 2021 Special and Regular City Council meetings.YESPASSED
B. A resolution ratifying and approving a Collective Bargaining Agreement between the City and Fraternal Order of Police Thornton Lodge 16.YESPASSED
C. A resolution identifying a project to award the 2021 Home Investment Partnership Program fund allocation.ABSTAINEDPASSED
D. A resolution approving an Intergovernmental Agreement among the City, Adams County, and the Urban Drainage and Flood Control District d/b/a Mile High Flood District regarding funding of a Major Drainageway Plan and Flood Hazard Area Delineation for Todd Creek and Tributaries.YESPASSED
11. Public Hearings:  
A. A public hearing regarding a resolution approving and authorizing submission of the 2021 Annual Action Plan for Community Development Block Grant funding. YESPASSED
B. A public hearing regarding an ordinance approving the rezoning of approximately 1.81 acres of land and abutting and adjacent right-of-way from Community Retail to Planned Development, amending the Planned Development Standards and the Overall Development Plan and Conceptual Site Plan for property located south of East 104th Avenue and east of Grant Street, and amending the Official Zoning Map (104th Avenue Redevelopment). YESPASSED
12. Action Items:  
A. An ordinance adopting the third amendment to the 2021 Budget amending section one of Ordinance 3569, making appropriations for the City of Thornton, Colorado for the fiscal year 2021 for all funds except that appropriations for certain individual projects shall not lapse at year end but continue until the project is completed or cancelled (Fire Engines and 2021 Community Development Block Grant Annual Action Plan).YESPASSED
13. AdjournmentYESPASSED


July 13, 2021 Council Meeting

Vote Title  Vote CastMotion Pass/Fail
5. Approval of Agenda as AmendedNOFAILED
5. Approval of AgendaYESPASSED
10. Consent Calendar:  
A. Approval of Minutes – June 15, 2021 Special and June 29, 2021 Special and Regular City Council meetings. YESPASSED
B. Monthly Financial Report for May 2021.YESPASSED
C. A resolution acknowledging receipt of the 164th Avenue and York Street Annexation Petition and establishing August 24, 2021 as the date for consideration of the requested annexation of property generally located north and south of East 164th Avenue and west of York Street to the City (164th Avenue and York Street Annexation).YESPASSED
11. Public Hearings:  
A. A public hearing regarding an ordinance approving a rezoning from Single-Family Attached to Planned Development, an Overall Development Plan/Conceptual Site Plan, and Planned Development Standards for approximately five acres of land generally located east of Colorado Boulevard and south of East 112th Avenue to develop age restricted senior housing (Grange Creek Subdivision, Filing No. 10, Lot 1). NOFAILED
12. Action Items:  
A. A resolution authorizing the continuation of the City of Thornton’s Declaration of Emergency relating to the Coronavirus Disease 2019 pandemic.YESPASSED
B. A resolution authorizing an Intergovernmental Agreement between the City and Adams 12 Five Star Schools, Adams County, Colorado, for a joint School Resource Officer Program.YESPASSED
13. AdournmentYESPASSED


June 29, 2021 Council Meeting

Vote Title  Vote CastMotion Pass/Fail
5. Approval of AgendaYESPASSED
6. Presentations:  
A. A resolution commending Richard Zetterman for his service as a member of the Development Permits and Appeals Board.YESPASSED
B. A resolution conveying the City Council’s gratitude and appreciation to Shaunna Heywood-Allyn on her retirement from the City.YESPASSED
C. A resolution recognizing and congratulating Bahati Nabindu, a Thornton resident and student at Global Leadership Academy and recipient of a Sachs Foundation scholarship.YESPASSED
10. Consent Calendar:  
A. Approval of Minutes – June 1, 2021 Special and June 8, 2021 Special and Regular City Council meetings. YESPASSED
B. A resolution appointing a member to the Building Code Advisory Board.YESPASSED
11. Public Hearings:  
A. A public hearing regarding a resolution approving the First Amendment to the Service Plan for The Villas at Eastlake Reservoir Metropolitan District and the First Amendment to the Intergovernmental Agreement between the City and The Villas at Eastlake Reservoir Metropolitan District regarding the Service Plan for the District. YESPASSED
12. Action Items:  
A. A resolution approving an Agreement for a Development Incentive between the City and Sashco Inc. YESPASSED
B. A resolution declaring certain water rights as surplus property and authorizing disposition by abandonment pursuant to the 2020 Colorado Division of Water Resources Division Engineer’s Water Rights Abandonment List.YESPASSED
C. A resolution exercising the City’s authority pursuant to Section 30-28-110 of the Colorado Revised Statutes as it relates to the City’s application for a Use by Special Review Permit to locate and construct a domestic water pipeline in unincorporated territory of Weld County.YESPASSED
13. AdjournmentYESPASSED


June 8, 2021 Council Meeting

Vote Title  Vote CastMotion Pass/Fail
5. Approval of AgendaYESPASSED
6. Presentations:  
A. A resolution declaring June 2021 as LGBTQ+ Pride Month in the City of Thornton, Colorado.YESPASSED
A motion for the rainbow flag to be flown at City Hall during the month of June in honor of Pride Month and to visibly show that Thornton is an inclusive community that supports  our LGBTQ+ residents.  NOPASSED
10. Consent Calendar:  
A. Approval of Minutes – May 11, 2021 and May 18, 2021 Special and May 25, 2021 Regular City Council meetings.YESPASSED
B. Monthly Financial Report for April 2021.YESPASSED
C. A resolution approving an Intergovernmental Agreement between the City and the Colorado Department of Transportation to provide Federal funding for the Thornton Travel Time Monitoring Project.YESPASSED
D. A resolution reappointing Charles W. Long to the Metro Wastewater Reclamation District Board of Directors for the term ending June 30, 2023.YESPASSED
E. A resolution appointing two members to the Election Commission.YESPASSED
12. Action Items:  
A. Report of independent auditors for year ended December 31, 2020.  
B. A resolution approving an Intergovernmental Agreement among the City, Adams County, and the Cities of Commerce City and Westminster for continued participation in the Home Investment Partnerships Program Consortium for program years 2022, 2023, and 2024.NOT PRESENTPASSED
C. A resolution amending a Pay Plan for Career Service employees of the City of Thornton, Colorado, to take effect as of June 20, 2021.YESPASSED
D. A resolution amending a Pay Plan for Excluded employees of the City of Thornton, Colorado, to take effect as of June 20, 2021.YESPASSED
13. AdjourmentYESPASSED


May 25, 2021 Council Meeting

Vote Title  Vote CastMotion Pass/Fail
5. Approval of AgendaYESPASSED
10. Consent Calendar:  
A. Approval of Minutes - May 11, 2021 Regular City Council meeting. YESPASSED
B. An ordinance amending Ordinance 3480 revising and prescribing water rates and charges for the operation and maintenance of the water system for the City. (Second Reading)YESPASSED
C. An ordinance amending Ordinance 3511 prescribing stormwater rates and charges for the operation and maintenance of the stormwater system for the City. (Second Reading)YESPASSED
D. A resolution authorizing the distribution of the 2021 Thornton Assistance Funds to nonprofit organizations that help Thornton residents meet their basic needs and enhance their ability to be self-sufficient.ABSTAINED
PASSED
E. A resolution approving the Intergovernmental Agreement among the cities of Northglenn, Thornton, Westminster, Federal Heights, Commerce City, and Brighton; Mapleton School District; School District #12; School District #27J; School District #14; Westminster Public Schools; and Adams County Human Services for the establishment of the North Metro Youth Diversion Program and a governing North Metro Community Diversion Board.YESPASSED
11. Public Hearings:  
A. A public hearing regarding a resolution approving a Conceptual Site Plan for a commercial/retail development on approximately nine acres of land located northeast of East 144th Avenue and York Street (144th and York). YESPASSED
13. AdjournmentYESPASSED

Vote Title  Vote CastMotion Pass/Fail
5. Approval of Agenda as AmendedYESPASSED
10. Consent Calendar:YESPASSED
A. Approval of Minutes – April 20, 2021 Special and April 27, 2021 Regular City Council meetings. YESPASSED
B. An ordinance amending Section 18-583 of the Thornton City Code pertaining to proximity requirements for development near oil and gas operations. (Second Reading)YESPASSED
C. An ordinance amending Ordinance 3480 revising and prescribing water rates and charges for the operation and maintenance of the water system for the City. (First Reading)YESPASSED
D. An ordinance amending Ordinance 3511 prescribing stormwater rates and charges for the operation and maintenance of the stormwater system for the City. (First Reading)YESPASSED
E. A resolution approving an Intergovernmental Agreement between the City and the City of Northglenn regarding the Eastlake Avenue relocation.YESPASSED
F. A resolution appointing a member to the Thornton Arts, Sciences and Humanities Council Board of Directors.YESPASSED
11. Public Hearings:YESPASSED
A. A public hearing regarding an ordinance approving a Zoning Amendment with an associated Overall Development Plan/Conceptual Site Plan and Planned Development Standards for the Eastcreek Farm Planned Development which is generally located at the northeast corner of the intersection of East 152nd Avenue and York Street (Eastcreek Farm – Amendment No. 1). (Second Reading) YESPASSED
12. Action Items:  
A. An ordinance amending Article X, Marijuana, Division 3, of Chapter 42, Licenses, Permits and Businesses, of the Thornton City Code to add Section 42-723 (Delivery of Retail Marijuana) to allow the delivery of Retail Marijuana to locations in the City of Thornton. (Second Reading)YESPASSED
B. A resolution authorizing the use of the administrative review process for North Creek, LLC, pursuant to Section 18-58 of the Thornton City Code.YESPASSED
C. A resolution approving a Conceptual Site Plan to allow for the development of a convenience store, motor vehicle fueling station, and future commercial use on approximately four acres of land generally located southeast of East 120th Avenue and Holly Street (Snydal Substation Subdivision).YESPASSED
D. A resolution declaring May 2021 as Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month in the City. YESPASSED
13. AdjournmentYESPASSED

Vote Title  Vote CastMotion Pass/Fail
5. Approval of AgendaYESPASSED
10. Consent Calendar:  
A. Approval of Minutes – April 6, 2021 Special and April 13, 2021 Regular City Council meetings. YESPASSED
B. Monthly Financial Report for February 2021.  YESPASSED
C. An ordinance adopting the second amendment to the 2021 Budget amending section one of Ordinance 3569, making appropriations for the City of Thornton, Colorado for the fiscal year 2021 for all funds except that appropriations for certain individual projects shall not lapse at year end but continue until the project is completed or cancelled (City of Thornton Firefighters’ Old Hire Pension Plan Cost of Living Adjustment and Assistant City Attorney). (Second Reading)YESPASSED
D. A resolution authorizing the application and match funds commitment for the State of Colorado – Department of Local Affairs Cycle 21-12: Energy/Mineral Impact Assistance Fund Grant.YESPASSED
E. A resolution supporting the grant application and matching funds commitment for the U.S. Department of Interior – Bureau of Reclamation Fiscal Year 2021 WaterSMART: Water Marketing Strategy Grant Funding Opportunity Number R21AS00278.YESPASSED
F. A resolution approving an Intergovernmental Agreement between the City and Front Range Community College’s North Metro Small Business Development Center for small business services at the Alliance Business Assistance Center.YESPASSED
G. A resolution ratifying and approving a Collective Bargaining Agreement between the City and International Association of Firefighters Local 2376.YESPASSED
11. Public Hearings:  
A. A public hearing regarding a resolution approving a Conceptual Site Plan to allow for the development of a convenience store, motor vehicle fueling station, and future commercial use on approximately four acres of land generally located southeast of East 120th Avenue and Holly Street (Snydal Substation Subdivision).    
Motion to direct staff to come back with information on a noise study, updates to the traffic study based on volume and potentially street racing, and timing of the light installation.YESPASSED
B. A public hearing regarding an ordinance amending Section 18-583 of the Thornton City Code pertaining to proximity requirements for development near oil and gas operations. YESPASSED
12. Action Items:  
A. An ordinance approving an amendment to the Thornton Sam’s Club Planned Development to allow liquor sales as a permitted use within the Planned Development Standards for the commercial development generally located on the northwest corner of Thornton Parkway and Grant Street (Thornton Sam’s Club Subdivision, First Amendment). (Second Reading)YESFAILED
B. An ordinance approving the annexation of approximately 357 acres of property situated in the southwest quarter of Section 11 and the west half of Section 14, Township 1 South, Range 68 West of the sixth Principal Meridian, County of Adams, State of Colorado, generally located on the east side of Washington Street between East 146th Avenue and E-470, and assigning the annexed property to Ward 4 (City Creek Annexation). (Second Reading)YESPASSED
C. An ordinance approving the Zoning, with an associated Overall Development Plan, Conceptual Site Plan, and Planned Development Standards for the City Creek Planned Development which is generally located on the east side of Washington Street between East 146th Avenue and E-470 (City Creek Zoning). (Second Reading)YESPASSED
D. An ordinance amending Article X, Marijuana, Division 3, of Chapter 42, Licenses, Permits and Businesses, of the Thornton City Code to add Section 42-723 (Delivery of Retail Marijuana) to allow the delivery of Retail Marijuana to locations in the City. (First Reading)YESPASSED
13. AdjournmentYESPASSED

Vote Title  Vote CastMotion Pass/Fail
5. Approval of Agenda as AmendedYESPASSED
6. Presentations:  
A. A resolution declaring the month of April 2021 as Child Abuse Prevention and Awareness month in the City of ThorntonYESPASSED
10. Consent Calendar:YESPASSED
A. Approval of Minutes – March 16, 2021 Special and March 23, 2021 Regular City Council meetings. YESPASSED
B. An ordinance amending Chapter 74, Article III, of the Thornton City Code, pertaining to the conservation of water resources, to provide for water use rules, violations, and enforcement; appeal rights; and the authority to correct water leak and water waste violations and assess costs. (Second Reading)YESPASSED
C. A resolution approving an Intergovernmental Agreement among the cities of Thornton, Federal Heights, and Northglenn to conduct a Local Natural Hazard Mitigation Plan.YESPASSED
11. Public Hearings:  
A. A public hearing regarding an ordinance approving an amendment to the Thornton Sam’s Club Planned Development to allow liquor sales as a permitted use within the Planned Development Standards for the commercial development generally located on the northwest corner of Thornton Parkway and Grant Street (Thornton Sam’s Club Subdivision, First Amendment). YESPASSED
B. A public hearing regarding the Annexation; Findings of Fact; Zoning, with an associated Overall Development Plan, Conceptual Site Plan, and Planned Development Standards for property generally located on the east side of Washington Street between East 146th Avenue and E-470, and assigning the annexed property to Ward 4 (City Creek Annexation).    
1) An ordinance approving the annexation of approximately 357 acres of property situated in the southwest quarter of Section 11 and the west half of Section 14, Township 1 South, Range 68 West of the sixth Principal Meridian, County of Adams, State of Colorado, generally located on the east side of Washington Street between East 146th Avenue and E-470, and assigning the annexed property to Ward 4 (City Creek Annexation).  YESPASSED
2) A resolution adopting certain Findings of Fact for the annexation of certain unincorporated territory of approximately 357 acres of property situated in the southwest quarter of Section 11 and the west half of Section 14, Township 1 South, Range 68 West of the sixth Principal Meridian, County of Adams, State of Colorado, generally located on the east side of Washington Street between East 146th Avenue and E-470, and assigning the annexed property to Ward 4 (City Creek Annexation).  YESPASSED
3) An ordinance approving the Zoning, with an associated Overall Development Plan, Conceptual Site Plan, and Planned Development Standards for the City Creek Planned Development which is generally located on the east side of Washington Street between East 146th Avenue and E-470 (City Creek Zoning).  YESPASSED
12. Action Items:  
A. An ordinance amending Section 18-761 of the Thornton City Code to incorporate allowances for temporary signs and banners displayed on vehicles and amending Section 18-901 to clarify the definition of temporary sign. (Second Reading)YESFAILED
B. An ordinance approving a Zoning Amendment with an associated Overall Development Plan/Conceptual Site Plan and Planned Development Standards for the Eastcreek Farm Planned Development which is generally located at the northeast corner of the intersection of East 152nd Avenue and York Street (Eastcreek Farm – Amendment No. 1). (Second Reading)  
Motion to move the second reading of the public hearing to May 11 to allow for additional comments and feedback related to matters that have occurred since the first reading. YESPASSED
C. An ordinance adopting the second amendment to the 2021 Budget amending section one of Ordinance 3569, making appropriations for the City of Thornton, Colorado for the fiscal year 2021 for all funds except that appropriations for certain individual projects shall not lapse at year end but continue until the project is completed or cancelled (City of Thornton Firefighters’ Old Hire Pension Plan Cost of Living Adjustment and Assistant City Attorney). (First Reading)YESPASSED
D. A resolution to approve an Agreement to reinstate, amend, and extend the Agreement for Development Incentives between the City and Thorncreek Properties LLC.YESPASSED
13. AdjournmentYESPASSED

Vote Title  Vote CastMotion Pass/Fail
5. Approval of Agenda YESPASSED
6. Presentations:  
A. A resolution conveying the City Council’s gratitude and appreciation to Officer Matt Barnes on his retirement from the City. YESPASSED
10. Consent Calendar:YESPASSED
A. Approval of Minutes – February 23, 2021 Special and Regular and March 2, 2021 Special City Council meetings.YESPASSED
B. Monthly Financial Report for January 2021. YESPASSED
C. A resolution appointing Associate Judges for the Municipal Court through March 31, 2023. YESPASSED
D. A resolution approving a Temporary Construction Easement and Perpetual Easement to DCP Operating Company, LP on Thornton’s Farm 4. YESPASSED
E. A resolution approving Temporary Construction Easements and Perpetual Easements to DCP Operating Company, LP on Thornton’s Farms 28-9, 61-10, and 61-15.YESPASSED
F. A resolution approving a Temporary Construction Easement and Perpetual Easement to WTE-Wolf Creek, LLC on Thornton’s Farm 109. YESPASSED
G. A resolution approving an Intergovernmental Agreement between the City and the Colorado Department of Transportation to provide Federal funding for 30% design of the 104th Avenue widening from Colorado Boulevard to Highway 85. YESPASSED
H. A resolution approving an Intergovernmental Agreement among the City, Adams County, and the City of Commerce City to provide for 30% design of the 104th Avenue widening from Colorado Boulevard to Highway 85. YESPASSED
11. Public Hearings:  
A. A public hearing regarding an ordinance amending Section 18-761 of the Thornton City Code to incorporate allowances for temporary signs and banners displayed on vehicles and amending Section 18-901 to clarify the definition of temporary sign. YESPASSED
B. A public hearing regarding an ordinance approving a Zoning Amendment with an associated Overall Development Plan/Conceptual Site Plan and Planned Development Standards for the Eastcreek Farm Planned Development which is generally located at the northeast corner of the intersection of East 152nd Avenue and York Street (Eastcreek Farm – Amendment No. 1).  YESPASSED
12. Action Items:  
A. An ordinance amending Chapter 74, Article III, of the Thornton City Code, pertaining to the conservation of water resources, to provide for water use rules, violations, and enforcement; appeal rights; and the authority to correct water leak and water waste violations and assess costs. (First Reading)YESPASSED
B. A resolution adopting the City’s 2021 Drought Management Plan. YESPASSED
13. AdjournmentYESPASSED
TDA - Approval of the AgendaYESPASSED
TDA - Approval of MinutesYESPASSED
TDA - AdjournmentYESPASSED
TASHCO - Approval of the AgendaYESPASSED
TASHCO - Approval of MinutesYESPASSED
TASHCO - AdjournmentYESPASSED

Vote Title  Vote CastMotion Pass/Fail
5. Approval of Agenda as AmendedYESPASSED
10. Consent Calendar:  
A. Approval of Minutes – February 2, 2021 Special and February 9, 2021 Regular City Council meetings.  YESPASSED
B. An ordinance adopting the first amendment to the 2021 Budget amending section one of Ordinance 3569, making appropriations for the City of Thornton, Colorado for the fiscal year 2021 for all funds except that appropriations for certain individual projects shall not lapse at year end but continue until the project is completed or cancelled (Community Development Block Grant Coronavirus Funds, Coronavirus Disease 2019 testing and vaccination, Mobile Integrated Emergency Medical Services Healthcare Program, and Skylake Open Space improvements). (Second Reading)YESPASSED
C. An ordinance amending various sections of Chapter 26 of the Thornton City Code pertaining to sales and use tax to explicitly cover sales through marketplace facilitators. (Second Reading)YESPASSED
D. An ordinance approving a Zoning Amendment with an associated Overall Development Plan, Conceptual Site Plan, and Planned Development Standards for the Parterre Planned Development which is generally located at the intersection of Quebec Street and E-470 and bordered by East 152nd Avenue on the north, Quebec Street and unincorporated Adams County on the east, East 144th Avenue and the City’s future regional Aylor Park on the south, and Holly Street on the west (Parterre). (Second Reading)YESPASSED
E. A resolution acknowledging receipt of the City Creek Annexation Petition and establishing April 13, 2021 as the date for consideration of the requested annexation of property generally located on the east side of Washington Street between East 146th Avenue and E-470 to the City (City Creek Annexation).YESPASSED
F. A resolution approving an Intergovernmental Agreement between Adams County, Colorado Legal Services, the cities of Westminster, Thornton, Federal Heights, Brighton, Commerce City, Aurora, and the City and County of Broomfield regarding contributions toward continuation of a Landlord/Tenant Legal Services Pilot Program for 2021 and 2022. YESPASSED
G. A resolution amending Resolution C.D. No. 2020-130 to amend Council Policy 5.3 regarding the Special Events Funding Program. YESPASSED
H. A resolution approving an Intergovernmental Agreement between the Urban Drainage and Flood Control District d/b/a Mile High Flood District and the City for design and construction of drainage and flood control improvements for Niver Creek and Niver Creek Tributary M within the Niver Open Space. YESPASSED
I. A resolution appointing a member to the Building Code Advisory Board.YESPASSED
11. Public Hearings:  
A. A public hearing regarding a resolution approving the First Amended and Restated Service Plan and Second Amended and Restated Intergovernmental Agreement for Parterre Metropolitan District Nos. 1-8 between the City and Parterre Metropolitan District Nos. 1-8 regarding the Service Plan for the Districts. YESPASSED
12. Action Items:  
A. A resolution approving the City’s 2021 Federal Legislative Priorities. YESPASSED
B. Appointing Bill Tuthill as the Interim City Attorney and directing staff to finalize an agreement based on his proposal and authorizing the Mayor to sign the agreement.YESPASSED
13. AdjournmentYESPASSED

Vote Title  Vote CastMotion Pass/Fail
5. Approval of AgendaYESPASSED
10. Consent Calendar:  
A. Approval of Minutes – January 26, 2021 Regular City Council Meeting. YESPASSED
B. A resolution appointing a member to the Judicial Appointment and Retention Advisory Commission.YESPASSED
C. A resolution appointing a member to the Thornton Arts, Sciences and Humanities Council Board of Directors.YESPASSED
D. A resolution approving a First Amendment to an Intergovernmental Agreement between the Urban Drainage and Flood Control District d/b/a Mile High Flood District and Adams County regarding the Adams County South Platte Working Group to include the City and the City of Commerce City as members of the Adams County South Platte River Working Group. YESPASSED
E. A resolution approving Temporary Construction Easements and Perpetual Easements to Black Diamond Rockies Midstream LLC on Thornton’s Farms 35, 47, 75, 84, and 116.YESPASSED
F. A resolution approving a Temporary Construction Easement and Perpetual Easement to NWC Development, LLC on Thornton’s Farm 61-8.YESPASSED
11. Public Hearings:  
A. A public hearing regarding an ordinance approving a Zoning Amendment with an associated Overall Development Plan, Conceptual Site Plan, and Planned Development Standards for the Parterre Planned Development which is generally located at the intersection of Quebec Street and E-470 and bordered by East 152nd Avenue on the north, Quebec Street and unincorporated Adams County on the east, East 144th Avenue and the City’s future regional Aylor Park on the south, and Holly Street on the west (Parterre).YESPASSED
12. Action Items:  
A. A resolution recognizing February 2021 as Black History Month in the City.YESPASSED
B. An ordinance adopting the first amendment to the 2021 Budget amending section one of Ordinance 3569, making appropriations for the City of Thornton, Colorado for the fiscal year 2021 for all funds except that appropriations for certain individual projects shall not lapse at year end but continue until the project is completed or cancelled (Community Development Block Grant Coronavirus Funds, Coronavirus Disease 2019 testing and vaccination, Mobile Integrated Emergency Medical Services Healthcare Program, and Skylake Open Space improvements).YESPASSED
C. An ordinance amending various sections of Chapter 26 of the Thornton City Code pertaining to sales and use tax to explicitly cover sales through marketplace facilitators. YESPASSED
13. AdjournmentYESPASSED

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5. Approval of AgendaYESPASSED
10. Consent Calendar:  
A. Approval of Minutes – January 12, 2021 Regular City Council Meeting. YESPASSED
B. An ordinance approving the annexation of approximately three acres of City-owned property situated in the northeast one-quarter of Section 11, Township 1 South, Range 68 west of the sixth Principal Meridian, County of Adams, State of Colorado, generally located on the west side of York Street, between East 156th Avenue and East 158th Avenue and assigning the annexed property to Ward 4 (Fire Station No. 7 Annexation). (Second Reading) YESPASSED
C. An ordinance approving the Zoning of approximately three acres of land as Neighborhood Services and amending the Official Zoning Map for City-owned property generally located on the west side of York Street, between East 156th Avenue and East 158th Avenue (Fire Station No. 7 Zoning). (Second Reading) YESPASSED
D. A resolution approving a Deed of Perpetual Non-Exclusive Easement and Temporary Construction Easement to Weld County on Thornton’s Farm 118-2. YESPASSED
E. A resolution approving an Agreement among the Urban Drainage and Flood Control District d/b/a Mile High Flood District, Hyland Hills Park and Recreation District, the City of Federal Heights, and the City regarding the intent to assure the existing floodwater storage upstream of Pecos Street.  YESPASSED
12. Action Items:  
A. A resolution approving the City’s 2021 State Legislative Priorities.YESPASSED
B. A resolution amending Attachment 4 of Resolution C.D. No. 2020-169, Chapter 18, Development Code, to incorporate short-term rental license fees.YESPASSED
13. AdjournmentYESPASSED

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3A. Motion to terminate the City Attorney's contract and at-will employment and direct HR to issue any severance or any other amounts due in his contract and also designate John Mallonee as the Interim City Attorney until further notice. YESPASSED
3B. Motion to recess into executive session.YESPASSED
4. AdjournmentYESPASSED

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5. Approval of Agenda YESPASSED
10. Consent Calendar:  
A. Approval of Minutes – December 15, 2020 Regular City Council meeting. YESPASSED
B. Monthly Financial Report for November 2020. YESPASSED
C. A resolution designating City Hall as the public place to post notices and agendas of regular, special, and other open meetings of the City Council, any board, committee, commission, authority, or local public body of the City, during exigent circumstances or in the event of an emergency that prevents the public from accessing notices online, for the calendar year 2021.YESPASSED
D. A resolution amending the monthly retirement benefit paid to all current retired members and beneficiaries of the City’s Firefighters’ Old Hire Pension Plan by providing a one time, $150 per month, cost-of-living adjustment effective January 1, 2021.YESPASSED
11. Public Hearings:  
A. A public hearing regarding a resolution approving a Conceptual Site Plan to allow for the development of future commercial land uses on approximately 13 acres of land generally located at the southwest corner of East 128th Avenue and Quebec Street in the Community Retail zoning district (Creekside Village East Commercial). YESPASSED
B. A public hearing regarding the Annexation and Zoning for property generally located on the west side of York Street, between East 156th Avenue and East 158th Avenue and assigning the annexed property to Ward 4 (Fire Station No. 7 Annexation).  
1) An ordinance approving the annexation of approximately three acres of City-owned property situated in the northeast one-quarter of Section 11, Township 1 South, Range 68 west of the sixth Principal Meridian, County of Adams, State of Colorado, generally located on the west side of York Street, between East 156th Avenue and East 158th Avenue and assigning the annexed property to Ward 4 (Fire Station No. 7 Annexation). YESPASSED
2) An ordinance approving the Zoning of approximately three acres of land as Neighborhood Services and amending the Official Zoning Map for City-owned property generally located on the west side of York Street, between East 156th Avenue and East 158th Avenue (Fire Station No. 7 Zoning). YESPASSED
13. AdjournmentYESPASSED

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