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Thursday, May 9, 2013 N/Warren Town and County News Page Eleven OFFICIAL PUBLICATION ORDINANCE NO. 1_33-06 AN ORDINANCE AMENDING THE CODE OF ORDINANCES OF THE CITY OF NORWALK, IOWA, 2008, BY AMENDING CHAPTERS 164 AND 177 PER- TAINING TO COMMUNrI'Y DEVELOPMENT APPLICATION FEES BE IT ENACTED by the City Council of the City of Norwalk, Iowa: SECTION 1. SECTION MODIFIED. Section 164.07 of the Code of Ordinances of the City of Norwalk, Iowa, 50211, is modified to read as follows: 7.07 PERMIT APPLICATION FEES. Applications submitted to the City for certificates of occupancy, driveway curb cut permit, sidewalk permit, deck per- mit, demolition permit, driveway approach permit, fence permit, permanent pool permit, seasonal pool permit, accessory structure permit, excavation permit, construction trailer, cell tower addition and administrative fee's shall be accom- panied by an application fee as established in Chapter 177 of this Code of Ordi- nances. SECTION 2. SECTION MODIFIED. Subsection 28 of Chapter 177 of the Code. of Ordinances of the City of Norwalk, Iowa, 50211, is modified to read as follows: 28. CHAPTER 164 - COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT APPLICATION FEES Subdivision Application Fees Preliminary and final plats Site Plan Application Fees New plans or comprehensive improvement Simple plan modifications or improvements $75.00 plus $2.00/Iot $150,OO $ 75.00 Rezoning/Land Use Application Fees Rezoning PUD amendments Board of Adjustment Application Fees Variance or appeal Special use permit $200.00 plus $5.00/acre $200.00 $75.00 $100.00 Permit Application Fees Street and Storm Sewer Inspection Fees $75.oo/Iot Water Main and Service Stub Inspection Fees $75.00/lot Sewer Main and Service Stub Inspection Fees $75.00/Iot Re-Inspection Fee Certificates of occupancy Driveway curb cut permit Sidewalk permit Deck permit Demolition permit Driveway approach permit Fence permit Permanent pool permit Seasonal pool permit (temporary) $25.00/re-inspection $25.00 $25.00 $25.00 $25.00 $100.00 $25.OO $25.O0 $40.00 $25.O0 Accessory structure permit (150 sq ft or less) $25.00 Excavation permit $25.00 Construction trailer $50.00 Cell tower addition $25.OO Administrative fee's $25.00 SECTION 3. SEVERABILITY CLAUSE. If any section, provision or part of this ordinance shall be adjudged invalid or unconstitutional, such adjudication shall not affect the validity of the ordinance as a whole or any section, provision or part thereof not adjudged invalid or unconstitutional. SECTION 4. WHEN EFFECTIVE. This ordinance shall be in effect from and after its final passage, approval and publication as provided by law. Passed by the council the 18th day of April, 2013, and approved this 18th day of April, 2013. Mayor- Doug Pierce ROLL CALL VOTE: Aye Nay Delker Leto _x_ __ Murillo _x_ __ Curtis _x_ __ Sylvester _x_ __ Absent - X A'I-rEST: City Clerk - Jeff Rosien I certify that the foregoing was published as Ordinance No. 13-06 on the 9th day of May, 2013. City Clerk - Jeff Rosien OFFICIAL PUBLICATION ORDINANCE NO. 13-07 AN ORDINANCE AMENDING THE CODE OF ORDINANCES OF THE CITY OF NORWALK, IOWA, 2008, BY AMENDING CHAPTER 136, PERTAINING TO REMOVAL OF SNOW, ICE, AND ACCUMULATIONS BE IT ENACTED by the City Council of the City of Norwalk, Iowa: SECTION 1. SECTION MODIFIED. Section 136.03 of the Code of Orclinances of the City of Norwalk, Iowa, 50211, is repealed and the following adopted in lieu thereof: 136.03 REMOVAL OF SNOW, ICE AND ACCUMULATIONS. It is the re- sponsibility of the abutting property owners to remove snow, ice and accumula- tions promptly from sidewalks. If a property owner does not remove snow, ice or accumulations within twenty-four (24) hours, the City may do so and assess the costs against the property owner for collection in the same manner as a property, tax. SECTION 2. SEVERABILITY CLAUSE. If any section, provision or part of this ordinance shall be adjudged invalid or unconstitutional, such adjudication shall not affect the validity of the ordinance as a whole or any section, provision or part thereof not adjudged invalid or unconstitutional. SECTION 3. WHEN EFFECTIVE. This ordinance shall be in effect from and after its final passage, approval and publication as provided by law. Passed by the council the 18th day of April, 2013, and approved this 18th day of April, 2013. Doug Pierce - Mayor ROLL CALL VOTE: Aye Nay Delker Leto _x_ __ Murillo _x_ __ Curtis _x_ __ Sylvester _x_ __ Absent X ATTEST: City Clerk I certify that the foregoing was published as Ordinance N 0.13-07 on the 9th day of May, 2013. Jeff Rosien - City Clerk I SUBSCRIBE TODAY! ] Send $18 check or money order for a one year subscription to PO Box 325, Norwalk, IA50211 OFFICIAL PUBLICATION ORDINANCE NO. 13-08 AN ORDINANCE AMENDING THE CODE OF ORDINANCES OF THE CITY OF NORWALK, IOWA, 2008, BY AMENDING CHAPTER 177, PERTAINING TO RATES AND FEES BE IT ENACTED by the City Council of the City of Norwalk, Iowa: SECTION 1. SECTION MODIFIED. Section 177.01(3) of the Code of Ordi- nances of the City of Norwalk, Iowa, 50211, is amended to insert the following (underlined) language in the first portion of that section: 3. Chapter 35 - EMS and Fire Service Fees. EMS Fees. Basic Life Support (non emergency) $550.00 per occurrence Basic Life Support (emergency) $550.00 per occurrence Advanced Life Support (non emergency) $600.00 per occurrence Advanced Life Support (emergency with two paramedics) $750.00 per occurrence Paramedic Tier Charge $150.00 Oxygen $ 30.00 per occurrence Mileage $11.00 per loaded mile Treat and Release $150.00 per occurrence SECTION 2. SEVERABILITY CLAUSE. If any section, provision or part of this ordinance shall be adjudged invalid or unconstitutional, such adjudication shall not affect the validity of the ordinance as a whole or any section, provision or part thereof not adjudged invalid or unconstitutional. SECTION 3. WHEN EFFECTIVE. This ordinance shall be in effect from and after its final passage, approval and publication as provided by I&w. Passed by the council the 2nd day of May, 2013, and approved this 2nd day of May, 2013. ROLL CALL VOTE: Aye Nay Delker Leto _x_ __ Mudllo _x_ __ Curtis Sylvester _x_ __ ATTEST: Jeff Rosien - City Clerk Doug Pierce - Mayor Absent x I certify that the foregoing was published as Ordinance No. 13-08 on the 9th day of May, 2013. OFFICIAL PUBLICATION ORDINANCE NO. 13-09 AN ORDINANCE AMENDING THE CODE OF ORDINANCES OF THE CITY OF NORWALK, IOWA, CHAPTER 177 - RATES AND FEES, BY AMENDING EXISTING SECTION 177.22, BY AMENDING THE FEE STRUCTURE FOR BUILOING PERMIT APPLICATIONS BE IT ENACTED by the City Council of the City of Norwalk, Iowa: SECTION 1. SECTION M(DIFIED. Section 177.22 of the Code of Ordinances of the City of Norwalk, Iowa, Chapter 155 - BUILDING CODE, is repealed and the following adopted in lieu thereof: 177.22 CHAPTER 155 - BUILDING CODE. Building permits shall be charged a fee based on a Permit Fee Multiplier formula. The building permit fee to be charged equals Gross Floor Area times Square Foot Construction Cost times Permit Fee Multiplier, The permit fee multiplier for the City shall be .0052. The square foot construction cost shall be in accordance with the Interna- tional Code Council's February 2012 Square Foot Construction Costs table. SECTION 2. REPEALER. All ordinances or p&rts of ordinances in conflict with the provisions of this ordinance are hereby repealed. SECTION 3. SEVERABILITY CLAUSE. If any section, provision or part of this ordinance shall be adjudged invalid or unconstitutional such adjudication shall not affect the validity of the ordinance as a whole or any section, provision or part thereof not adjudged invalid or unconstitutional. SECTION 4. WHEN EFFECTIVE. This ordinance shall be in effect 1tom and after its final passage, approval and publication as provided by law. Passed by the Council the 2nd day of May, 2013, and approved this 2nd day of May, 2013. ROLL CALL VOTE: Aye Nay Delker Leto _x_ __ Murillo _x_ __ Curtis Sylvester _x_ __ ATTEST: City Clerk -Jeff Rosien Doug Pierce - Mayor Absent X I certify that the foregoing was published as Ordinance No. 13-09 on the 9th day of May, 2013. City Clerk, Jeff Rosien OFFICIAL PUBLICATION REGULAR COUNCIL MEETING 4-18-13 The Regular City Council Meeting of the Norwalk City Council was held at the Norwalk City Hall, 705 North Avenue, on Thursday, April 18, 2013. The meeting was called to order at 6:30 P.M. by Mayor Doug Pierce. Those present at roll call were Dave Murillo, Mike Leto, Jamie Sylvester and Frank Curtis. Absent: Eric Delker. 13-070 Motion by Curtis and seconded by Leto to approve the Agenda as amended to move 8A approval to waive the $50 special events application fee for RuNorwalk to the consent agenda item 61 =. Motion carried unani- mously. 13-071 Motion by Sylvester and seconded by Leto to approve the Minutes of the April 18, 2013 Regular Council meeting. Motion carried unanimously. The mayor welcomed those guests present. The public portion of the meeting was opened with no one wishing to speak. With none forthcoming, the business portion of the meeting was opened. The Consent Agenda includes tax abatement applications; special events per- mit - RuNorwalk; set June 8, 2013 as the date of-the soap box derby; monthly department head reports; waiver of $50 special events application fee for RuNorwalk and expenditures: ADVENTURES IN ADVERTISING CLOTHINGALLOW AHLERS & COONEY, P.C. PROFESSIONAL SERVICES AMERICAN RED CROSS PAYMENT FOR SERV BARKER IMPLEMENT REPAIR BRAVO GREATER DES MOINES I 12/13 28 E CONTRIBUTION BUSINESS PUBLICATIONS CORP PAYMENT FOR SERVICES CARPENTER UNIFORM CLOTHING ALLOW CENTURYLINK TELECOM $683.70 $735.00 $405.00 $89.3O $t,OO0.00 $7,000.00 $2,088.84 $81.12 CHEMSEARCH CIS ATHLETIC SUPPLY CITY LAUNDERING CO COMMUNICATIONS SOLUTIONS CONTRACT SPECIALTY LC CRYSTAL GROUT DES MOINES IRON DES MOINES STAMP MFG. CO. DES MOINES WATER WORKS DOWNEY TIRE DUSTIN HUSTON ELECTRONIC ENGINEERiNGCO EMS PROFESSIONALS INC FARNER-BOCKEN COMPANY FASTENAL FELD EQUIP CO. INC G & L CLOTHING GE CAPITAL HARLAND TECHNOLOGY SERVICE HOLMES CHEVROLET IASRO ILLINOIS FIRE STORE SUPPLIES GROUNDS MAINT MAINTENANCE PHONE SYSTEM PROGRAMMING EQUIPMENT SUMP PUMP REIMBURSE OPERATIONS NOTARY STAMP DMWW OPERATIONS REPAIR MOWER REIMBURSEMENT RENT/LEASE SUPPLIES CONCESSIONS OPERATIONS VEHICLE REPAIR CLOTHING ALLOW 135 RENTAL OPERATING SUPPLIES REPAIR CONFERENCE CLOTHING ALLOW INDEPENDENT PUBLIC ADVISOR RETAINER. INDOFF INC IOWA BASKETBALL LLC IOWA DIVISION OF LABOR SER IOWA RURAL WATER ASSOC. IOWA SIGNAL INC J PETTIECORD JAMES OIL COMPANY LLC JENN VETTERICK KABEL BUSINESS SERVICES KELTEK INCORPORATED KUEHL, NANCY LANDS END BUSINESS OUTFI'I-I- LARUE DISTRIBUTING INC SUPPLIES SUPPLIES BOILER INSPECTION DUES HWY 28 NORTH STREET MAINTENANCE FUEL REIMBURSE HRA ACCOUNT EQUIPMENT REIMBURSE SUPPLIES CLOTHING ALLOW MEETINGS/CONF $185.72 $2,475.10 $78.83 $130.00 $4,416.80 $750.00 $278.90 $26.70 $22,254.37 $210.00 $,31.45 $27.95 $514.00 $4,619.86 $49.14 $1,765.50 $220.34 $52o.oo $130.00 $37.83 $75.OO $1,898.50 $2,00o.00 $83.29 $664.00 $75.OO $350.00 $165.OO $5,000.00 $13,181.48 $25.00 $5,062.89 $146.58 $167.04 $19.95 $88.98 LIONS CLUB FIREWORKS CONTRIBUTION $12,500.00 LIVING MAGAZINE LIVING MAGAZINE $900.00 MADISON COUNTY MUTUAL AID 2013 MUTUAL AID DUES $20.00 MATHESON LINWELD EQUIPMETN $357.28 MCCLURE ENGINEERING CO LAKEW(X)DINFRASRE $2,200.00 MENARDS SUPPLIES $27.54 METRO WASTE AUTHORITY YARD WASTE $3,455.00 MICHELLE STOCKWELL REFUND  $15.00 MID IOWA SOLID WASTE EQUIP SWEEPER PARTS MIDAMERICAN ENERGY UTILITIES MIKE MYER SERVICES NUISANCE MUNICIPAL SUPPLY SUPLIES NORWALKQ-IAMBEOFCOMIVEF CHAMBER BUCKS NORWALK COLLISION CENTER NORWALK FAMII=V PHYSICIANS NORWALK HARDWARE & AUTO NORWALK LIONS CLUB PEEK SALES & SERVICE $369.62 $14,847.53 $20O.0O $5,163.50 WELLNESS INCENTIVE $100.00 REPAIR $1,053.27 PHYSICAL 14386171 $163.OO SUPPLIES $518.65 FIREWORKS CONTRIBUTION $3.00 BLDG GROUNDS GRASSHOPPER $160.35 PETTIT, BRIAN REIMBURSEMENTGLASSES $182.83 PROGRESSIVE MEDICAL INTL SUPPLIES $3,115.40 REYNOLDS FEED SERVICE DRUG DOG $50.67 ROCK RIVER ARMS INC EQUIPMENT $1,955.00 SECRETARY OF STATE NOTARY $30.00 SENECA COMPANIES VEHICLE OPERATIONS $184.16 SHRED IT MAINTENANCE $69.78 SIMPLEX GRINNELL PROFESSIONAL FEES $2,178.00 STANDRIDGE GROUP PRINTING EXP $510.00 STOVER PHOTOGRAPHY CONSULTANT FEES $150.00 TED'S USED CARS REPAIRS $33.16 TREASURER, CITY HALL CIP $73,729.50 TRUCK EQUIPMENT INC REPAIR 32 $245.90 WARREN CO EXTENSION SUPPLIES $460.00 WASTE MANAGEMENT OF IA COLLECTION COSTS $25,771.63 GRAND TOTAL $230,523.13 13-072 Motion by Leto and seconded by Murillo to approve the Consent Agenda. Motion carried unanimously. 13-073 Motion by Curtis and seconded by Sylvester to pass a proposed Ordi- nance amending the Cede of Ordinances of the City of Norwalk, Iowa, 2008 making changes to the Community Development fees. (Ordinance No. 13- 06) Approved 4-0. Ayes: Murillo, Leto, Sylvester and Curtis. Nayes: none. 13-074 Motion by Murillo and seconded by Leto to pass a proposed Ordi- nance amending the Code of Ordinances of the City of Norwalk, Iowa, 2008, Chapter'136, pertaining to removal of snow, ice and accumulations from public sidewalks. (Ordinance No. 13-07) Approved 4-0. Ayes: Murillo, Leto, Sylvester and Curtis. Nayes: none. 1 3-075 Motion by Murillo and seconded by Sylvester to pass a proposed Ordi- nance amending Chapter 177 of the Cede of Ordinances of the City of Norwalk, Iowa, 2008 making changes to the EMS fees. (second of three readings) Approved 4-0. Ayes: Murillo, Leto, Sylvester and Curtis. Nayes: none. 13-076 Motion by Curtis and seconded by Leto to pass a proposed Ordinance amending the Code of Ordinances of the City of Norwalk, lewa, 2008, by amending Chapter 177 pertaining to Building Department Permit fees. (sec- ond of three readings) Approved 4-0. Ayes: Murillo, Leto, Sylvester and Curtis. Nayes: none. The next item on the agenda is discussion regarding proposed gaming referen- dum and proposed construction of a casino, hotel, events center and bowling alley in Norwalk. Susan Geddes was present to read a statement from Wild Rose to address some concerns including how Wild Rose was approached and potential location for the project. Each councilmember stated they are listening to all concerns, researching facts and awaiting the results of Norwalk voters on May 7, 2013. The following residents stood to share publicly their opinion: Pat Ashbaugh, Tom Greteman, Jackie Livingston, Rick Hardy, Dave Hixenbaugh, Tom Coates, Matt . Van Dyke, Brennan Buckley, Christy Fox, Ben Elliott, Andrew Johnson, Bob Ashbaugh, Lisa Neber and Erika Isley spoke against the project or the proposed location. Jared Starkweather, Newton Standridge and Gary Randa spoke in fa- vor of the project. 1 3-077 Motion by Leto and seconded by Murillo t adjourn the meeting. Mo- tion carried unanimously. Doug Pierce, Mayor Jeff Rosien, City Clerk / Finance Officer OFFICIAL PUBLICATION MINUTES TO BE APPROVED AT THE MAY 21,2013 MEETING April 30, 2013 m The Warren County Board of Supervisors metTuesday April 30 2013 at 10:09 a.m. with all three Supervisors' present. The following business was had to wit: RESOLUTION 13- 100 APPROVE POSTAGE CLAIM BE iT RESOLVED THAT, the Warren County Board of Supervisors hereby ap- proves to pay a claim for postage in the amount of $4,705.84 Carried unani- mously ATTEST: AUDITOR, Traci VanderLinden CHAIR, Doug Shull