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Council Agenda 07-16-2019

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Tumwater City Hall
Council Chambers
555 Israel Rd. SW, Tumwater, WA 98501

Tuesday, July 16, 2019
7:00 P.M.

1.    Roll Call

2.    Flag Salute

3.    Additions to the Agenda

4.    Special Items:

       a. Library Archives Building Update by Kim Wyman, Secretary of State
       b. Proclamation: National Parks & Recreation Month, July 2019

5.    Public Comment: (for discussion of items not having a public hearing on tonight's agenda)

6 .   Consent Calendar:
       a.  Approval of Minutes: Regular Meeting, June 18, 2019; Worksession Meeting, June 11th, 2019 & June 25th, 2019
       b. Payment of Vouchers (Ursula Euler)
       c. Crime Stoppers of South Sound Reappointment of Josephine Geiger (Pete Kmet)
       d. Ordinance No. O2019-021, Approval of Short-term Interfund Loan (Ursula Euler)
       e. Resolution No. R2019-007, Surplus Property (Ong Smith)

7.    Public Hearings:  None

8.    Council Considerations: 
       a. Resolution No. R2019-006, Implementation of Substitute House Bill 1406 (John Doan) 

 9.    Committee Reports:

       a.  Public Health & Safety Committee (Tom Oliva)
       b.  General Government Committee (Joan Cathey)
       c.  Public Works Committee (Neil McClanahan)
       d.  Budget and Finance Committee (Pete Kmet)

10.    Mayor/City Administrator's Report

11.    Councilmember Reports

12.    Any Other Business

13.    Executive Session

         a.       Real Estate Acquisition pursuant to RCW 42.30.110(1)(b)

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