City Council Agenda
City Council Meeting Agenda

Thursday, March 5,2020

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NOTICE OF REGULAR MEETING OF THE CITY COUNCIL

OF THE CITY OF ST. GEORGE,

WASHINGTON COUNTY, UTAH

 

Public Notice

 

Public notice is hereby given that the City Council of the City of St. George, Washington County, Utah, will hold a regular meeting in the City Council Chambers, 175 East 200 North, St. George, Utah, on Thursday, March 5, 2020 commencing at 5:00 p.m.

 

The agenda for the meeting is as follows:

 

Call to Order                                                                                                 

Invocation

Flag Salute

 

1.            Comments from the public.

 

The Open Comment Period provides an opportunity to address the Mayor and City Council regarding concerns or ideas on any topic.  To be considerate of everyone at this meeting, public comment will be limited to three minutes per person.  Participants are to state their names for the record.  Comments, which cannot be made within these limits, should be submitted in writing to the City Recorder at christina.fernandez@sgcity.org.

 

The Mayor and City Council encourage civil discourse for everyone who participates in the meeting.

 

Comments pertaining to an agenda item that includes a public hearing or public input should be given as that item is being discussed during the meeting.

 

2.            Consent Calendar.

 

a.    Consider award of bid to Bonneville Builders for the construction of the parking structure at City Hall.

 

BACKGROUND and RECOMMENDATION:  Six (6) general contractors were pre-qualified for the parking structure project and City Hall; five (5) bids were received. The low bidder was Bonneville Builders at $1,745,139 followed by Hughes General Contractors $1,872,000, Bud Mahas $1,875,000, Zwick Construction $1,878,202, and Westland Construction $2,160,000.  The estimated construction cost of the project was $1,546,066. This project is funded through the Capital Project fund. We plan to budget for the difference between the estimate and the actual cost in the FY 2020 budget.  Staff recommends awarding the bid to Bonneville Builders in the amount of $1,754,139.

 

b.    Consider award of bid to Feller Enterprises for the Tonaquint Sewer Project.

 

BACKGROUND and RECOMMENDATION:  This project will increase the size of the sewer line near the Southgate Golf Clubhouse and replace the 8" line with a 12" main and move it out of the golf course and into Tonaquint Drive.  This was a formal bid and two (2) bids were received.  Staff recommends awarding the bid to Feller Enterprises in the amount of $613,960.

 

c.    Consider approval of an agreement allowing access to public ways with FirstDigital Telecom, LLC.

 

BACKGROUND and RECOMMENDATION:  FirstDigital Telecom, LLC owns and operates a business using fiber-optic cables that they either own or lease that are connected in a facilities network to provide internet access to customers. FirstDigital desires to expand its business within the City which will require expansion of their facilities network.  This agreement identifies the terms which will allow FirstDigital the nonexclusive right to install and maintain fiber-optic cables within the Public Ways as part of the facilities network. This agreement is similar to the previous telecommunication agreements the City has with other utility companies.  Staff recommends approval.

 

d.    Consider approval of a new Hangar Lease with Southwest General Aviation, LLC on Lot 58J.

 

BACKGROUND and RECOMMENDATION:  The hangar on lot 58J has been sold by Antares Air, LLC (Mark Turner) to Southwest General Aviation, LLC (Derek Frieden, manager). Southwest General Aviation is requesting to enter into a hangar lease with the City for use of the hangar lot.  Staff recommends approval.

 

e.    Consider approval of a new Hangar Lease with Scott Spencer on Lot 58D.

 

BACKGROUND and RECOMMENDATION:  The hangar on lot 58D, formerly owned by Stephen Lemmon, was sold to Scott Spencer. Mr. Spencer has requested to enter into a lease agreement with the City for use of the hangar lot.  Staff recommends approval.

 

f.     Consider approval of the minutes from the meetings held on November 14, 2019, January 16, 2020, February 6, 2020, February 13, 2020, February 20, 2020, and February 27, 2020.

 

3.            CONSIDERATION FOR ADOPTION OF A RESOLUTION OF THE CITY COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF ST. GEORGE, UTAH, AUTHORIZING THE ISSUANCE AND SALE OF NOT MORE THAN $45,000,000 AGGREGATE PRINCIPAL AMOUNT OF WASTEWATER TREATMENT REVENUE BONDS, SERIES 2020; AND RELATED MATTERS.

 

BACKGROUND and RECOMMENDATION:  A RESOLUTION OF THE CITY COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF ST. GEORGE, UTAH (THE “ISSUER”), AUTHORIZING THE ISSUANCE AND SALE OF NOT MORE THAN $45,000,000 AGGREGATE PRINCIPAL AMOUNT OF SEWER REVENUE BONDS, SERIES 2020; FIXING THE MAXIMUM AGGREGATE PRINCIPAL AMOUNT OF THE BONDS, THE MAXIMUM NUMBER OF YEARS OVER WHICH THE BONDS MAY MATURE, THE MAXIMUM INTEREST RATE WHICH THE BONDS MAY BEAR, AND THE MAXIMUM DISCOUNT FROM PAR AT WHICH THE BONDS MAY BE SOLD; DELEGATING TO CERTAIN OFFICERS OF THE ISSUER THE AUTHORITY TO APPROVE THE FINAL TERMS AND PROVISIONS OF THE BONDS WITHIN THE PARAMETERS SET FORTH HEREIN; PROVIDING FOR THE PUBLICATION OF A NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING AND BONDS TO BE ISSUED; PROVIDING FOR THE RUNNING OF A CONTEST PERIOD AND SETTING OF A PUBLIC HEARING DATE; AUTHORIZING AND APPROVING THE EXECUTION OF AN INDENTURE, A PRELIMINARY OFFICIAL STATEMENT, AN OFFICIAL STATEMENT, A BOND PURCHASE AGREEMENT, AND OTHER DOCUMENTS REQUIRED IN CONNECTION THEREWITH; AUTHORIZING THE TAKING OF ALL OTHER ACTIONS NECESSARY TO THE CONSUMMATION OF THE TRANSACTIONS CONTEMPLATED BY THIS RESOLUTION; AND RELATED MATTERS.  Staff recommends approval.

 

4.            Consider approval of an Ordinance repealing 5-3-4 of City code, Loitering.

 

BACKGROUND and RECOMMENDATION:  Loitering laws across the country have been challenged on constitutional grounds.  The actions which cause concerns can be addressed by other laws and ordinances.  Staff recommends approval.

 

5.            Consider approval of an ordinance for a PD-AP (Planned Development Administrative Professional) zone change amendment to develop Lots 2 and 3 of the Dinosaur Professional Park subdivision on approximately 2.64 acres generally located on Riverside Drive northeast of 2200 East Street.

 

BACKGROUND and RECOMMENDATION:  This is to develop a professional office building for "Family Healthcare Clinic." This PD-AP zone change amendment is a request to approve the layout of the combined Lots 2 and 3 (to be legally merged); the site plan, the architectural design, materials and colors board, 2-D elevations, colored 3-D rendering, narrative, etc. The Planning Commission recommended approval.

 

6.            Consider approval of an ordinance changing the zone from A-1 (Agriculture) to RE-37.5 (Residential Estate 37,500 sq. ft. minimum lot size) on approximately 5.75 acres for Monte Vista Estates, generally located at the intersection of 3210 East and 2000 South Street.

 

BACKGROUND and RECOMMENDATION:  This is a request to change the zoning to allow future development of Monte Vista Estates.  The Planning Commission recommended approval.

 

7.            Consider approval of an ordinance changing the zone from C2 to R2 on approximately 0.25 acres located at 70 West 700 South.

 

BACKGROUND and RECOMMENDATION:  The owners are Keith and Bonnie Bracken who wish the property to be rented as a single-family residence. It has been used as a commercial business site, but the owners want to change the C2 zone into R2 which will allow the residential use. The Planning Commission recommended approval.

 

8.            Consider approval of an ordinance for a General Plan Amendment from OS (Open Space) and COM (Commercial) land use designations to HDR (High Density Residential) and areas of OS (Open Space) to COM (Commercial) generally located west of Bluff Street at approximately 300 West and 900 South.

 

BACKGROUND and RECOMMENDATION:  The proposed change would maintain open space on portions of the property over 40% slope and would allow high density residential and commercial development on the other portions of the property.  The Planning Commission recommended approval.

 

9.            Consider approval of an ordinance for a zone change from OS (Open Space) to PD-R (Planned Development Residential) on property generally located at 3174 South Bloomington Drive.

 

BACKGROUND and RECOMMENDATION:  Approval of the requested zone change would allow the construction of four multifamily buildings on the subject site.  The Planning Commission recommended approval.

 

10.        Consider a conditional use permit to allow development of Building 200, a single-story building on Lot 4 in the Commerce Point commercial subdivision located at approximately 1300 South Hilton Drive (a part of the overall Commerce Point subdivision located at the intersection of Bluff Street and Black Ridge Drive).

 

BACKGROUND and RECOMMENDATION:  This is for a proposed restaurant with a duel drive thru. The Planning Commission recommended approval.

 

11.        Consider approval of a preliminary plat for Auburn Hills Phase 5, a 12-lot residential subdivision located within the Desert Color development.

 

BACKGROUND and RECOMMENDATION:  This preliminary plat is located within the Desert Color development between Claystone Drive and Copperstone Drive on the north and south and between Scarlet Hill Drive and Adobe Sun Drive on the east and west.  The Planning Commission recommended approval.

 

12.        Consider approval of a preliminary plat for Auburn Hills Phases 9-11, a 32-lot residential subdivision located within the Desert Color development.

 

BACKGROUND and RECOMMENDATION:  This preliminary plat is located within the Desert Color development at the intersection of Ruby Drive and Firelight Drive. The Planning Commission recommended approval.

 

13.        Consider approval of a preliminary plat for Auburn Hills Phases 12-13, 24-lot residential subdivision located within the Desert Color development.

 

BACKGROUND and RECOMMENDATION:  This preliminary plat is located within the Desert Color development at the intersection of Firesky Drive and Amber Ridge Drive.  The Planning Commission recommended approval.

 

14.        Consider approval of a preliminary plat for D&D Commercial Subdivision, a 5-lot commercial subdivision located at the southwest corner of the intersection of Sunset Boulevard and Westridge Drive.

 

BACKGROUND and RECOMMENDATION:  This preliminary plat is located at the southwest corner of the intersection of Sunset Boulevard and Westridge Drive.  The Planning Commission recommended approval.

 

 

 

15.        Consider approval of a preliminary plat for Sage Canyon Phases 12-16, an 87-lot residential subdivision located within the Southern Hills development, north of the Southern Parkway and east of River Road.

 

BACKGROUND and RECOMMENDATION:  This subdivision is located in the Southern Hills development north of Southern Parkway and east of River Road.  The Planning Commission recommended approval.

 

16.        Consider approval of a preliminary plat for Sand Ridge Phases 3-5, a 62-lot residential subdivision located within the Southern Hills development, north of the Southern Parkway and east of River Road.

 

BACKGROUND and RECOMMENDATION:  This preliminary plat is located within the Southern Hills development north of Southern Parkway and east of River Road. The Planning Commission recommended approval.

 

17.        Consider approval of an amended preliminary plat for Crimson Vistas Subdivision, 95-lot residential subdivision located at the intersection of 3000 East and 2000 South.

 

BACKGROUND and RECOMMENDATION:  This is an amended preliminary plat located at the intersection of 3000 East and 2000 South.  The Planning Commission recommended approval.

 

18.        Appointments to Boards and Commissions of the City.

 

19.        Reports from Mayor, Councilmembers, and City Manager.

 

20.        Request a closed session to discuss litigation, property acquisition or sale or the character and professional competence or physical or mental health of an individual.

 

 

 

 

________________________________              ______________________________

Christina Fernandez, City Recorder                    Date

 

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