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August 25, 2020 Council Meeting

ItemBedolla, Councilmember, Ward 4Matkowsky, Councilmember, Ward 4Acunto, Councilmember, Ward 3Nizam, Councilmember, Ward 3Kulmann, MayorMarvin,           Councilmember,                Ward 2Sandgren, Mayor Pro Tem Ward 2Goodman, Councilmember, Ward 1Phillips, Councilmember, Ward 1  Vote Pass/Fail
5. Approval of AgendaYESYESYESYESNOT PRESENTYESYESYESYESPASSED
10. Consent Calendar:          
A. Approval of Minutes - August 11, 2020 Regular and Special City Council meetings. YESYESYESYESNOT PRESENTYESYESYESYESPASSED
B. A resolution approving the Vote Center Facilities Use Agreement between the Adams County Clerk and Recorder’s Office and the City which authorizes the use of portions of City-owned facilities as vote center locations. YESYESYESYESNOT PRESENTYESYESYESYES PASSED
C. A resolution approving a Perpetual Drainage Easement Agreement between the City and R. Moore Properties, LLC on the City’s Brannan Lakes property. YESYESYESYESNOT PRESENTYESYESYESYESPASSED
D. A resolution reserving the City’s right to exercise its 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.YESYESYESYESNOT PRESENTYESYESYESYESPASSED
11. Public Hearings:          
A. A public hearing regarding a resolution approving and authorizing submission of the 2020-2024 Consolidated Plan, which includes the 2020 Annual Action Plan for the use of Community Development Block Grant funding. YESYESYESYESNOT PRESENTYESNOT PRESENTYESYES PASSED
B. A motion continuing the Public Hearing for a Rezoning of approximately 12 acres of land located southwest of East 143rd Place and Grant Street from Regional Commercial to Planned Development, including an Overall Development Plan/Conceptual Site Plan and Planned Development Standards for a mixed-use development (Caliber at The Grove). YESYESYESYESNOT PRESENTYESYESYESYES PASSED
12. Action Items:           
A. An ordinance adopting the third amendment to the 2020 Budget amending section one of Ordinance 3542, making appropriations for the City of Thornton, Colorado for the fiscal year 2020 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, park at 88th Avenue and Huron Street, Springvale Trail, and water meter replacement).  (First Reading) YESYESYESYESNOT PRESENTYESNOT PRESENTYESYESPASSED
13. AdjournmentYESYESYESYESNOT PRESENTYESYESYESYES PASSED

August 11, 2020 Council Meeting

ItemColumn1Bedolla, Councilmember, Ward 4Matkowsky, Councilmember, Ward 4Acunto, Councilmember, Ward 3Nizam, Councilmember, Ward 3Kulmann, MayorMarvin,           Councilmember,                Ward 2Sandgren, Mayor Pro Tem Ward 2Goodman, Councilmember, Ward 1Phillips, Councilmember, Ward 1  Vote Pass/Fail
5. Approval of AgendaYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESPASSED
10. Consent Calendar:          
A. Approval of Minutes – July 28, 2020 Regular and Special City Council meetings.YESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESPASSED
B. A resolution approving an Intergovernmental Agreement between the State of Colorado’s Department of Transportation and the City for commercial driver’s license testing.YESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYES PASSED
C. A resolution extending the terms for members on the Building Code Advisory Board; Businesses of Thornton Advisory Commission; Development Permits and Appeals Board; Election Commission; Local Licensing Authority; Parks and Open Space Advisory Commission; Thornton Active Adult Board; and Thornton Arts, Sciences and Humanities Council Board of Directors.YESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESPASSED
11. Public Hearings:          
A. A public hearing regarding an ordinance approving an Overall Development Plan/Conceptual Site Plan for an assisted living facility on approximately one acre of land located northwest of East 126th Avenue and Holly Street (Bramming Farm – Park Regency). YESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESPASSED
12. Action Items:           
A. A resolution authorizing assignment of the City’s 2020 Private Activity Bond allocation to Maiker Housing Partners, pursuant to the Colorado Private Activity Bond Ceiling Allocation Act.YESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYES PASSED
13. AdjournmentYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYES PASSED

July 28, 2020 Council Meeting and Special TDA Meeting

ItemBedolla, Councilmember, Ward 4Matkowsky, Councilmember, Ward 4Acunto, Councilmember, Ward 3Nizam, Councilmember, Ward 3Kulmann, MayorMarvin,           Councilmember,                Ward 2Sandgren, Mayor Pro Tem Ward 2Goodman, Councilmember, Ward 1Phillips, Councilmember, Ward 1  Vote Pass/Fail
5. Approval of AgendaYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESPASSED
10. Consent Calendar:          
A. Approval of Minutes – July 7, 2020 Special and July 14, 2020 Regular City Council meetings. YESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESPASSED
B. An ordinance amending Sections 18-93, 18-160, 18-206, 18-208, 18-596, 18-599, and 18-901 and adding Section 18-334 to the Thornton City Code, regarding regulation of small-scale facilities, which produce alcoholic beverages or alcoholic liquors. (Second Reading)YESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYES PASSED
11. Public Hearings:          
A. A public hearing regarding an ordinance approving a Zoning Amendment for approximately 48 acres of land to amend the Planned Development Standards and the Overall Development Plan/Conceptual Site Plan for the property generally located south of East 168th Avenue, north of Colorado Highway 7 at Washington Street (Village at North Creek Farms).            
A. A motion to make an amendment to approve with conditions that we get more information about crime, the crime rate, sustainability, mobility, commercial before residential, walkability, traffic, crime statistics, fire statistics, that we get that information before we have our second reading.YESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESPASSED
A. Approving with condistions (above) an ordinance approving a Zoning Amendment for approximately 48 acres of land to amend the Planned Development Standards and the Overall Development Plan/Conceptual Site Plan for the property generally located south of East 168th Avenue, north of Colorado Highway 7 at Washington Street (Village at North Creek Farms).  YESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYES PASSED
12. Action Items:YESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYES PASSED
A. A resolution approving an Intergovernmental Agreement between the City and the North Weld County Water District for lease of water.YESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYES PASSED
B. A resolution approving an Intergovernmental Agreement between the City and the City of Northglenn regarding the design of 120th Avenue roadway improvements.YESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESPASSED
13. AdjournmentYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYES PASSED
TDA - Approval of AgendaYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESPASSED
TDA - Approval of MinutesYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESPASSED
TDA - A resolution authorizing the Thornton Development Authority Secretary to analyze options for obtaining ownership of all or part of the Thornton Shopping Center property and to take actions in furtherance of the same. YESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESPASSED
TDA - AdjournmentYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESPASSED

July 14, 2020 Council Meeting

ItemBedolla, Councilmember, Ward 4Matkowsky, Councilmember, Ward 4Acunto, Councilmember, Ward 3Nizam, Councilmember, Ward 3Kulmann, MayorMarvin,           Councilmember,                Ward 2Sandgren, Mayor Pro Tem Ward 2Goodman, Councilmember, Ward 1Phillips, Councilmember, Ward 1  Vote Pass/Fail
5. Approval of AgendaYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESPASSED
10. Consent Calendar:          
A. Approval of Minutes – June 23, 2020 Special and June 25, 2020 Special City Council meetings.YESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESPASSED
B. A resolution approving a Non-Exclusive Right-of-Way Use Agreement between the City and Crown Castle Fiber, LLC for the installation of small cell facilities.YESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYES PASSED
11. Public Hearings:          
A. A public hearing regarding an ordinance amending Sections 18-93, 18-160, 18-206, 18-208, 18-596, 18-599, and 18-901 and adding Section 18-334 to the Thornton City Code, regarding regulation of small-scale facilities, which produce alcoholic beverages or alcoholic liquors. YESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESPASSED
B. A public hearing regarding a resolution adopting the 2020 Comprehensive Plan to supersede the 2012 Comprehensive Plan.           
B. A motion to divide Highway 7 north and south keeping the north half as residential and the south half as employment center. YESYESYESNOYESYESYESYESYES PASSED
B. A motion to modify the Comprehensive Plan for the King Ranch and to bring it back to commercial from the current proposed plan of mixed use. YESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYES PASSED
B. A motion to make an amendment to the Comprehensive Plan to keep the South Washington Corridor mixed use area, that's pink on the map, to have it be commercial only not mixed use.NOYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYES PASSED
B. A motion to amend the Comprehensive Plan with the amendments that were just discussed (above). YESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESPASSED
12. Action Items:           
A. An ordinance enacting Sections 18-174 and 18-54 of the Thornton City Code regarding short-term rentals and short-term rental licensing review; amending Sections 18-160 and 18-596 to establish zoning district and parking requirements for short-term rentals; amending Sections 18-167 and 18-173 to clarify the requirements for home occupations and accessory dwelling units; and amending Section 18-901 to define short-term rental and clarify other definitions. (Second Reading)YESYESYESYESNOYESYESNOYESPASSED
B. A resolution consenting to the dissolution of the Marshall Lake Metropolitan District and approving an Intergovernmental Agreement between the City and the Marshall Lake Metropolitan District regarding the transfer of remaining funds of the District upon dissolution to Marshall Lake Homeowners Association.YESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESPASSED
C. A resolution approving an Agreement for Development Incentives between the City and Dillon Companies, LLC d/b/a King Soopers.YESYESYESNOYESYESYESNONOPASSED
13. AdjournmentYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESPASSED

June 23, 2020 Special Council Meeting

ItemBedolla, Councilmember, Ward 4Matkowsky, Councilmember, Ward 4Acunto, Councilmember, Ward 3Nizam, Councilmember, Ward 3Kulmann, MayorMarvin,           Councilmember,                Ward 2Sandgren, Mayor Pro Tem Ward 2Goodman, Councilmember, Ward 1Phillips, Councilmember, Ward 1  Vote Pass/Fail
5. Approval of Agenda YESYESYESYESNOT PRESENTYESYESYESYESPASSED
10. Consent Calendar:          
A. Approval of Minutes – June 2, 2020 Special and June 9, 2020 Regular City Council meetings. YESYESYESYESNOT PRESENTYESYESYESYESPASSED
B. A resolution approving the City Manager’s appointment of Kimberly Newhart as the Director of Finance/City Treasurer for the City of Thornton, effective July 1, 2020.YESYESYESYESNOT PRESENTYESYESYESYES PASSED
12. Action Items:          
A. A resolution establishing a City Council ad hoc committee on equity.YESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESPASSED
13. AdjournmentYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESPASSED

June 9, 2020 Council Meeting

ItemBedolla, Councilmember, Ward 4Matkowsky, Councilmember, Ward 4Acunto, Councilmember, Ward 3Nizam, Councilmember, Ward 3Kulmann, MayorMarvin,           Councilmember,                Ward 2Sandgren, Mayor Pro Tem Ward 2Goodman, Councilmember, Ward 1Phillips, Councilmember, Ward 1  Vote Pass/Fail
5. Approval of Agenda as AmendedYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESPASSED
10. Consent Calendar:          
A. Approval of Minutes – May 19, 2020 Special and May 26, 2020 Special and Regular City Council meetings. YESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESPASSED
B. Report of independent auditors for year ended December 31, 2019.YESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYES PASSED
C. A resolution approving an Agreement between the City and Smart Commute Metro North TMO regarding North I-25 Area Flexible Microtransit Funding.YESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESPASSED
11. Public Hearings:          
A. A public hearing regarding an ordinance enacting Sections 18-174 and 18-54 of the Thornton City Code regarding short-term rentals and short-term rental licensing review; amending Sections 18-160 and 18-596 to establish zoning district and parking requirements for short-term rentals; amending Sections 18-167 and 18-173 to clarify the requirements for home occupations and accessory dwelling units; and amending Section 18-901 to define short-term rental and clarify other definitions. YESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESPASSED
12. Action Items:           
A. An ordinance approving a Zoning Amendment for approximately 140 acres of land generally located southwest of East 168th Avenue and Holly Street to change the zoning designation from Agricultural to Single-Family Attached (Sack Farms). (Second Reading)YESYESYESYESYESYESYESNOYES PASSED
B. A resolution ratifying and approving a Collective Bargaining Agreement between the City and Thornton Firefighters Local No. 2376, International Association of Firefighters.YESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYES PASSED
C. Motion to direct staff to draft alternative resolutions for the appointment of an ad hoc committee to focus on equity issues that council discuss the resolution next week and then vote upon it at the following regular council meeting.YESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESPASSED
13. AdjournmentYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYES PASSED

May 26, 2020 Council Meeting

ItemBedolla, Councilmember, Ward 4Matkowsky, Councilmember, Ward 4Acunto, Councilmember, Ward 3Nizam, Councilmember, Ward 3Kulmann, MayorMarvin,           Councilmember,                Ward 2Sandgren, Mayor Pro Tem Ward 2Goodman, Councilmember, Ward 1Phillips, Councilmember, Ward 1  Vote Pass/Fail
5. Approval of AgendaYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESPASSED
10. Consent Calendar:          
A. Approval of Minutes – May 5, 2020 Special and May 12, 2020 Regular City Council meetings. YESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESPASSED
B. An ordinance adopting the second amendment to the 2020 Budget amending section one of Ordinance 3542, making appropriations for the City of Thornton, Colorado for the fiscal year 2020 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 and Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act Coronavirus Relief Fund Distribution).  (Second Reading)YESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYES PASSED
11. Public Hearings:          
A. A public hearing regarding a Zoning Amendment and Conceptual Site Plan for property generally located southwest of East 168th Avenue and Holly Street (Sack Farms).            
1) An ordinance approving a Zoning Amendment for approximately 140 acres of land generally located southwest of East 168th Avenue and Holly Street to change the zoning designation from Agricultural to Single-Family Attached (Sack Farms).YESYESYESYESYESNOYESNOYESPASSED
2) A resolution approving a Conceptual Site Plan for residential development on property generally located southwest of East 168th Avenue and Holly Street (Sack Farms).YESYESYESYESYESNOYESNOYES PASSED
12. Action Items:           
A. A resolution approving the Standards of Cover and five-year Strategic Plan of the Fire Department.YESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYES PASSED
13. AdjournmentYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESPASSED

May 12, 2020 Council Meeting

ItemBedolla, Councilmember, Ward 4Matkowsky, Councilmember, Ward 4Acunto, Councilmember, Ward 3Nizam, Councilmember, Ward 3Kulmann, MayorMarvin,           Councilmember,                Ward 2Sandgren, Mayor Pro Tem Ward 2Goodman, Councilmember, Ward 1Phillips, Councilmember, Ward 1  Vote Pass/Fail
5. Approval of AgendaYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESPASSED
10. Consent Calendar:          
A. Approval of Minutes – April 21, 2020 Special and April 28, 2020 Regular and Special City Council meetings. YESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESPASSED
B. 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 final design, right-of-way acquisition, and construction of drainage and flood control improvements for Niver Creek Tributary M. YESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYES PASSED
C. A resolution authorizing negotiations and, if necessary, eminent domain proceedings to acquire property interests necessary to construct the Thornton Water Project. YESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESPASSED
12. Action Items:          
A. An ordinance adopting the second amendment to the 2020 Budget amending section one of Ordinance 3542, making appropriations for the City of Thornton, Colorado for the fiscal year 2020 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 and Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act Coronavirus Relief Fund Distribution).  (First Reading)  YESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESPASSED
B. A resolution adding the optional provision of a Coronavirus-Related Distribution to the participants in the City’s 457 Governmental Deferred Compensation Plan as provided in the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act. YESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYES PASSED
C. A resolution declaring the month of May 2020 as Mental Health Awareness Month in the City. YESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYES PASSED
13. AdjournmentYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYES PASSED

May 5, 2020 Special Council Meeting

ItemBedolla, Councilmember, Ward 4Matkowsky, Councilmember, Ward 4Acunto, Councilmember, Ward 3Nizam, Councilmember, Ward 3Kulmann, MayorMarvin,           Councilmember,                Ward 2Sandgren, Mayor Pro Tem Ward 2Goodman, Councilmember, Ward 1Phillips, Councilmember, Ward 1  Vote Pass/Fail
3. Action Items:          
A. A resolution approving an Intergovernmental Agreement between Adams County and the City regarding disbursement of Coronavirus Aid, Relief and Economic Security Act funds.YESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESPASSED
Motion to recess the meeting into executive session.YESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESPASSED
4. AdjournmentYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYES PASSED

April 28, 2020 Council Meeting

ItemBedolla, Councilmember, Ward 4Matkowsky, Councilmember, Ward 4Acunto, Councilmember, Ward 3Nizam, Councilmember, Ward 3Kulmann, MayorMarvin,           Councilmember,                Ward 2Sandgren, Mayor Pro Tem Ward 2Goodman, Councilmember, Ward 1Phillips, Councilmember, Ward 1  Vote Pass/Fail
5. Approval of Agenda as AmendedYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESPASSED
10. Consent Calendar:          
A. Approval of Minutes – April 7, 2020 Special and April 14, 2020 Regular City Council meetings. YESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESPASSED
B. An ordinance amending Subsection 38-523(G)(4) of the Thornton City Code pertaining to the Traffic Engineer’s authority to waive traffic control permit fees. (Second Reading)YESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYES PASSED
C. A resolution approving an Intergovernmental Agreement between Adams County and the City regarding the 144th Avenue Concrete Box Culvert Extension.YESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESPASSED
D. A resolution identifying a project to award a portion of the 2019 Home Investment Partnership Program fund allocation.YESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESPASSED
11. Public Hearings:          
A. A public hearing regarding a resolution authorizing the First Substantial Amendment to the Citizen Participation Plan for Community Development Block Grant funding.  YESYESYESYESYESYESYESNOYES PASSED
B. A public hearing regarding a resolution authorizing the First Substantial Amendment to the 2019 Annual Action Plan for Community Development Block Grant funding. YESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYES PASSED
12. Action Items:           
A. An ordinance amending Ordinance 3385 regarding the City Council Policy for Reimbursement of expenses for travel, training, subsistence, and other business expenses. (Second Reading)YESNOYESYESYESYESYESNOYESPASSED
B. A resolution approving an Intergovernmental Agreement between the Regional Transportation District and the City regarding Artwork for the North Metro Rail Line within the City’s boundaries.YESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYES PASSED
C. A resolution authorizing the distribution of the 2020 Thornton Assistance Funds to nonprofit organizations that help Thornton residents meet their basic needs and enhance their ability to be self-sufficient.YESYESYESYESYESYESNOT PRESENTYESYESPASSED
D. A resolution renaming Fire Station 1 as the Carl Nelson Fire Station, recognizing its historical significance to the City, and utilizing it as a Fire Department Historical Museum.YESYESYESNOYESYESYESYESYESPASSED
E. A resolution authorizing the City Manager to provide hazard pay to essential employees interacting with the public during the COVID-19 pandemic.YESYESYESNOYESYESYESNOYESPASSED
Motion to recess into executive sessionYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESPASSED
13. AdjournmentYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESPASSED

April 14, 2020 Council, TASHCO Annual, and TDA Annual Meetings

ItemBedolla, Councilmember, Ward 4Matkowsky, Councilmember, Ward 4Acunto, Councilmember, Ward 3Nizam, Councilmember, Ward 3Kulmann, MayorMarvin,           Councilmember,                Ward 2Sandgren, Mayor Pro Tem Ward 2Goodman, Councilmember, Ward 1Phillips, Councilmember, Ward 1  Vote Pass/Fail
5. Approval of Agenda YESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESPASSED
Motion that $700,000 be added to the BTAC Grant Program from the General Fund to the businesses in Thornton. It's important that the City follow the Federal guidelines of less than 500 employees and the grant program continue to be managed by the Economic Development group with the support from the Businesses of Thornton Advisory Commission.YESYESYESNONOYESNONOYESPASSED
Amendment to the motion (above) to add that as Council looks at additional data next week at next Tuesday's meeting and as Council continues to receive the data, that additional monies may be allocated and voted upon at those times. YESYESYESNONONONONOYESFAILED
Motion that all essential front line personnel employees to include the Fire Department, the Police Department, Sanitation, and whomever the City Manager designates as an essential City of Thornton employee working on the road, on the front line, and is in contact with the public be paid a hazard duty pay of $225 per month for the months of March and April. This hazard pay recommendation is the same rate as our American Fighting Forces receive when they are put in harms way overseas. This hazard pay is to be reevaluated by staff with the recommendation of the following two months at the April 28th meeting.YESYESYESNONOYESNONONO FAILED
10. Consent Calendar:          
A. Approval of Minutes – February 18, 2020 Special; February 25, 2020 Regular; March 26, 2020 Special; and March 31, 2020 Special meetings. YESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESPASSED
B. An ordinance amending Section 38-462 of the Thornton City Code, to increase the age from 18 to 21, to be consistent with Federal Law relating to the sale of tobacco products.  (Second Reading)YESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESPASSED
C. An ordinance adopting the first amendment to the 2020 Budget (Police Department mental health and wellness pilot program, crash reporting software, update 911 network, Eastlake Streetscape Conceptual Plan, census outreach materials, Explore Elementary Outdoor Learning Space Project, insurance premium increases, and additional  prosecutor time) amending section one of Ordinance 3542, making appropriations for the City of Thornton, Colorado for the fiscal year 2020 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.  (Second Reading)YESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYES PASSED
D. A resolution appointing a member to the Parks and Open Space Advisory Commission.YESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYES PASSED
E. A resolution reappointing Scott Twombly to the Metro Wastewater Reclamation District Board of Directors.YESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYES PASSED
F. A resolution authorizing vacation of an existing 30-foot ingress-egress easement within Tract L of the Morrison Subdivision Filing No. 1 and Tract E of the Morrison Subdivision Filing No. 1, Amendment No. 1, located northeast of 160th Avenue and York Street.YESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESPASSED
G. A resolution approving an Intergovernmental Agreement between the City and Adams 12 Five Star Schools for a revocable permit for drainage infrastructure.YESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYES PASSED
H. A resolution approving an amended Master Intergovernmental Agreement between Adams 12 Five Star Schools and the City for the Operation and Maintenance of the Consolidated Service Center.YESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESPASSED
I. A resolution amending Attachment 10, Chapter 2, Rights-of-Way Management of Resolution C.D. No. 2019-111, to amend the Rights-of-Way Closure Fees.YESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESPASSED
J. An ordinance amending Subsection 38-523(G)(4) of the Thornton City Code pertaining to the Traffic Engineer’s authority to waive traffic control permit fees. (First Reading)YESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESPASSED
11. Public Hearings:          
A. A public hearing regarding a resolution approving the Service Plan for the Westwood Metropolitan District and the Intergovernmental Agreement between the City and Westwood Metropolitan District regarding the Service Plan for the District.YESYESYESNOYESYESYESNOYESPASSED
12. Action Items:          
A. An ordinance amending Ordinance 3385 regarding the City Council Policy for Reimbursement of expenses for travel, training, subsistence, and other business expenses.YESNOYESYESYESYESYESNOYESPASSED
B. A resolution superseding Resolution C.D. No. 2018-028, approving new and relocated temporary and perpetual easements to Xcel Energy, declaring a different portion of approximately 10 acres of Farm 24 as surplus property, and authorizing its disposition.YESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESPASSED
C. A resolution extending the terms for members on the Building Code Advisory Board; Businesses of Thornton Advisory Commission; Development Permits and Appeals Board; Election Commission; Local Licensing Authority; Parks and Open Space Advisory Commission; Thornton Active Adult Board; and Thornton Arts, Sciences and Humanities Council Board of Directors.YESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESPASSED
13. AdjournmentYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESPASSED
TASHCO - Approval of AgendaYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESPASSED
TASHCO - Approval of MinutesYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESPASSED
TASHCO - AdjournmentYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESPASSED
TDA - Approval of AgendaYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESPASSED
TDA - Approval of MinutesYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESPASSED
TDA - 6B. A resolution approving an Agreement to reinstate and extend an Incentive Agreement between the Thornton Development Authority and DBC West 84th Thornton, LLC, relating to environmental work on the development site of a Dutch Brothers Coffee at 41 West 84th Avenue.YESNOYESYESYESYESYESYESYESPASSED
TDA - 6C. A resolution approving a First Amendment to the Infrastructure Reimbursement Agreement between the Thornton Development Authority and RE II Industrial II, LLC.YESYESYESYESYESYESYESNOYESPASSED
TDA - AdjournmentYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESPASSED

February 25, 2020 Council Meeting

ItemBedolla, Councilmember, Ward 4Matkowsky, Councilmember, Ward 4Acunto, Councilmember, Ward 3Nizam, Councilmember, Ward 3Kulmann, MayorMarvin,           Councilmember,                Ward 2Sandgren, Mayor Pro Tem Ward 2Goodman, Councilmember, Ward 1Phillips, Councilmember, Ward 1  Vote Pass/Fail
5. Approval of Agenda as AmendedYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESPASSED
10. Consent Calendar:          
A. Approval of Minutes – February 4, 2020 Special and February 11, 2020 Special and Regular City Council meetings.YESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESPASSED
B. A resolution approving the Intergovernmental Agreement among Adams County; Boulder County; the City and County of Broomfield; the cities of Boulder, Brighton, Lafayette, and Thornton; and the Town of Erie for the State Highway 7 Preliminary & Environmental Engineering Project.YESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYES PASSED
C. A resolution approving an Intergovernmental Agreement among Adams County; the cities of Arvada, Brighton, Commerce City, Federal Heights, Northglenn, Thornton, and Westminster; and the Town of Bennett for sharing the cost of a Census Liaison position in Adams County.YESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESPASSED
D. A resolution appointing a member to the Local Licensing Authority.YESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESPASSED
E. A resolution appointing members to the Thornton Arts, Sciences and Humanities Council Board of Directors.YESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESPASSED
12. Action Items:           
A. An ordinance amending Section 38-462 of the Thornton City Code, to increase the age from 18 to 21, to be consistent with Federal Law relating to the sale of tobacco products.  (First Reading)YESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYES PASSED
B. An ordinance adopting the first amendment to the 2020 Budget (Police Department mental health and wellness pilot program, crash reporting software, update 911 network, Eastlake Streetscape Conceptual Plan, census outreach materials, Explore Elementary Outdoor Learning Space Project, insurance premium increases, and additional  prosecutor time) amending section one of Ordinance 3542, making appropriations for the City of Thornton, Colorado for the fiscal year 2020 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.  (First Reading)YESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYES PASSED
C. A resolution approving an Intergovernmental Agreement among Adams County; the cities of Arvada, Brighton, Commerce City, Federal Heights, Northglenn, Thornton, and Westminster; and the Town of Bennett for distributing State funds received through the Census Outreach Grant Program C.R.S. 24-32-125. YESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESPASSED
D. A resolution authorizing the delivery of water and sewer service to Unison Housing Partners 7401 Broadway Project.YESYESYESYESYESYESABSTAINEDNOYES PASSED
E. A resolution approving an Intergovernmental Agreement among the City, Adams County, the City of Westminster, and the North Metro Task Force providing Information Technology services to the North Metro Task Force.YESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESPASSED
F. A resolution extending the terms for members on the Building Code Advisory Board; Businesses of Thornton Advisory Commission; Development Permits and Appeals Board; Election Commission; Local Licensing Authority; Parks and Open Space Advisory Commission; Thornton Active Adult Board; and Thornton Arts, Sciences and Humanities Council Board of DirectorsYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESPASSED
13. AdjournmentYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESPASSED

February 11, 2020 Council Meeting

ItemBedolla, Councilmember, Ward 4Matkowsky, Councilmember, Ward 4Acunto, Councilmember, Ward 3Nizam, Councilmember, Ward 3Kulmann, MayorMarvin,           Councilmember,                Ward 2Sandgren, Mayor Pro Tem Ward 2Goodman, Councilmember, Ward 1Phillips, Councilmember, Ward 1  Vote Pass/Fail
5. Approval of Agenda as AmendedYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESPASSED
6. Presentations:          
A. A resolution conveying the City Council’s gratitude and appreciation to James (Jim) Tully for his many contributions during the past thirty years of dedicated service to the City.YESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESPASSED
10. Consent Calendar:           
A. Approval of Minutes - January 28, 2020 Regular City Council meeting.YESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESPASSED
B. An ordinance amending Subsection 1.3 of Ordinance 3511 prescribing stormwater rates and charges for the operation and maintenance of the Stormwater and Surface Water Management Enterprise for the City.  (Second Reading)YESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESPASSED
C. An ordinance enacting Section 38-497 of the Thornton City Code regarding puffing.  (Second Reading)YESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESPASSED
D. A resolution approving an Intergovernmental Agreement among The Link; Adams County; the City and County of Broomfield; and the cities of Thornton, Brighton, Commerce City, Northglenn, and Westminster for the provision and funding of Juvenile Assessment Services by The Link.YESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYES PASSED
12. Action Items:           
A. A resolution approving the City’s 2020 Federal Legislative Priorities.YESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYES PASSED
B. A resolution approving an Intergovernmental Agreement between the Regional Transportation District and the City regarding Artwork for the North Metro Rail Line within the City’s boundaries.FALSEFALSEFALSEFALSEFALSEFALSEFALSEFALSEFALSEREMOVED
Motion to recess into executive session.YESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYES PASSED
13. AdjournmentYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESPASSED

February 4, 2020 Special Council Meeting

ItemBedolla, Councilmember, Ward 4Matkowsky, Councilmember, Ward 4Acunto, Councilmember, Ward 3Nizam, Councilmember, Ward 3Kulmann, MayorMarvin,           Councilmember,                Ward 2Sandgren, Mayor Pro Tem Ward 2Goodman, Councilmember, Ward 1Phillips, Councilmember, Ward 1  Vote Pass/Fail
6. AdjournmentYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESPASSED

January 28, 2020 Council Meeting

ItemVacantMatkowsky, Councilmember, Ward 4Acunto, Councilmember, Ward 3Nizam, Councilmember, Ward 3Kulmann, MayorMarvin,           Councilmember,                Ward 2Sandgren, Mayor Pro Tem Ward 2Goodman, Councilmember, Ward 1Phillips, Councilmember, Ward 1  Vote Pass/Fail
5. Approval of Agenda as AmendedVACANTYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESPASSED
Motion to approve $3,000 to be given to the Northglenn cheerleaders so that they can use that money to cover part of the money to go to Nationals.VACANTNONONONONONONOYESFAILED
10. Consent Calendar:         
A. Approval of Minutes – January 7, 2019 Special and January 14, 2020 Special and Regular City Council meetings.VACANTYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYES PASSED
B. An ordinance authorizing and approving the execution and delivery by the City of a First Amendment to Site and Improvement Lease and a First Amendment to Lease Purchase Agreement and issue additional certificates, to finance the construction of the new Thornton Active Adult Center and the additions, improvements, and modifications to the Margaret W. Carpenter Recreation Center; setting forth certain parameters and restrictions; ratifying action previously taken; and providing other matters related thereto.  (Second Reading)VACANTYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESPASSED
C. A resolution approving an Intergovernmental Agreement between the City and the Colorado Department of Transportation for the maintenance of traffic signals on State Highways.VACANTYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESPASSED
12. Action Items:         
B. An ordinance amending Subsection 1.3 of Ordinance 3511 prescribing stormwater rates and charges for the operation and maintenance of the Stormwater and Surface Water Management Enterprise for the City.  (First Reading)VACANTYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYES PASSED
C. An ordinance enacting Section 38-497 of the Thornton City Code regarding puffing.  (First Reading)VACANTYESYESYESYESYESNOYESYES PASSED
A. Motion to approve the proposal by the Clerk on this process for the Ward 4 Vacancy. VACANTYESYESNOYESYESYESYESNO PASSED
Vote for applicants in nominationVACANTAngela BedollaAngela BedollaCurtis KowalskiAngela BedollaNina MyersAngela BedollaNina MyersNina Myers4 - Angela Bedolla
0 - Robert Bridge 
0 - Michael Grauberger
0 - Richard Green 
0 - Jeanette Hensley
0 - Ann Hogan 
1 - Curtis Kowalski
0 - Craig Luckey 
0 - Ronnie Maynes
0 - Robert Moody
0 - Karen Bigelow 
3 - Nina Myers
Vote for applicants in nominationVACANTAngela BedollaAngela BedollaNina MyersAngela BedollaNina MyersAngela BedollaNina MyersNina Myers 4 - Angela Bedolla
0 - Curtis Kowalski
4 - Nina Myers
Vote for applicants in nominationVACANTAngela BedollaAngela BedollaNina MyersAngela BedollaNina MyersAngela BedollaNina MyersNina Myers4 - Angela Bedolla
4 - Nina Myers
Motion to form a citizens advisory committee to make a recommendation to Council.VACANTNONOYESNOYESNONOYESFAILED
Motion to have a discussion during the Planning Session on a new potential process for appointment of the Ward 4 seat.VACANTNONOYESNOYESNOYESYESFAILED
Motion to vote on the last two candidates, Nina and Angela.VACANTYESYESNOYESNOYESYESNOPASSED
Vote for applicants in nominationVACANTAngela BedollaAngela BedollaNina MyersAngela BedollaNina MyersAngela BedollaNina MyersNina Myers4 - Angela Bedolla
4 - Nina Myers
Motion to consider some other alternatives related to the process and come back next Tuesday to discuss.VACANTNONOYESNOYESNOYESYESFAILED
Motion to vote for the two candidates again, Angela Bedolla and Nina Myers.VACANTYESYESNOYESNOYESYESNOPASSED
Vote for applicants in nominationVACANTAngela BedollaAngela BedollaNina MyersAngela BedollaNina MyersAngela BedollaNina MyersNina Myers4 - Angela Bedolla
4 - Nina Myers
Motion to come back on Tuesday and let's try and figure out how we can get somebody to get five votes to be in that seat.VACANTNONOYESNOYESNONOYESFAILED
Motion to hold a town hall meeting for the top two Ward 4 candidates and invite that community to come and be part of that interaction.VACANTNONOYESNOYESNONO