Regular City Council Meeting
April 26, 2021 | 7:00 PM
Remote Meeting |(248) 347-0460

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If you wish to comment during the Audience Comment portion of the meeting:



–  Pursuant to the State of Michigan Open Meetings Act, all members shall identify their physical location by stating the county, city, and state from which he or she is attending the meeting remotely.
Mayor Gatt, Mayor Pro Tem Staudt, Council Members  Casey, Crawford, Fischer, Maday, Mutch





1.  Manager/Staff
2.  Attorney

CONSENT AGENDA REMOVALS AND APPROVALS – All items listed under Consent Agenda are considered routine by the City Council and will be enacted by one motion.  There will be no separate discussion of these items unless a Council Member so requests, in which event the item will be removed from the Consent Agenda and considered at the end of the normal Agenda.  

1.  Consideration of approval of Change Order No. 1 to Pro-Line Asphalt Paving Corporation for the 2021 Neighborhood Road Program – Asphalt Streets, in the amount of $1,070,965.00.
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2.  Consideration of approval of Change Order No. 1 to Mattioli Cement Company for the 2021 Neighborhood Road Program – Concrete Streets, in the amount of $250,486.00.
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3.  Consideration of approval to award a contract to Hydromax USA, the low bidder, for the Valve Exercising, Condition Assessment, and Repair Program, in the amount of $644,337.00.
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4.  Consideration of approval of a resolution to authorize Budget Amendment #2021-6.
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CONSENT AGENDA REMOVALS FOR COUNCIL ACTION – Consent Agenda items which have been removed for discussion and/or action.

AUDIENCE COMMENT – In order to hear all citizen comments at a reasonable hour, the City Council requests that speakers respect the three-minute time limit. This is not a question-answer session. However, it is an opportunity to voice your thoughts with City Council. Speakers wishing to display visual materials through the City’s audiovisual system must provide the materials to the City Clerk’s Office no later than 12:00 P.M. the day of the meeting. The materials cannot be changed before the meeting.




– Background information for Consent Agenda items is available for review at the City Clerk’s Office.  
A.  Approve Minutes of:
      1. April 12, 2021 - Regular Meeting
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B.  Approval to award the installation of SealMaster Safe Ride Safety Green Bicycle Lane Coating at Lakeshore Park to Goddard Coatings Sport Surfaces in the amount of $26,160.
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C.  Approval of a Resolution for the extension of a lease of City Property to the US Postal Service for approximately 10,680 square feet of City-owned land on the west side of Novi Road, north of Ten Mile Road, immediately north of the US Post Office Branch, for one term of five years beginning March 1, 2023, until March 1, 2028.
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D.  Approval to purchase a single full-time Call Station position for the Novi Police Department Dispatch Center from Motorola Solutions in the amount of $31,817.35.
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E.  Approval of request to transfer existing escrowed 2020 Class C and SDM licenses and permits from Sun Valley-MI Limited Partnership to JLZ Spigel Family Holdings, LTD, at the former Taipei 101 restaurant located at 44125 W. 12 Mile Road Ste. E-136 and 44375 W. 12 Mile Road Ste. G-147 in Novi, MI 48377 for escrow purposes.
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F.  Approval of the final payment to Toebe Construction, LLC. for the DPW Site Fill project at the Water Tower property (25460 Novi Road), in the amount of $12,643.14, plus interest earned on retainage.
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G.  Adoption of a resolution of support for the ITC Trail to Wildlife Woods Park Pathway  Connection project and authorization of participation in the Transportation Alternatives Program grant for non-motorized pathways.
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H.  Acceptance of a Warranty Deed to dedicate an additional 13 feet of right-of-way along the east side of Seeley Road as part of the Novi Tech Center Units 6 & 7 development (parcel 50-22-24-251-027).
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I.  Approval of a Storm Drainage Facility Maintenance Easement Agreement from Ericar Land Holding Company, LLC for Novi Tech Units 6 & 7 located north of Grand River Avenue and east of Seeley Road (parcel 50-22-24-251-027).
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J.  Approval of the Beautification Commission's recommendation on the Neighborhood Entryway Enhancement Matching Grant Program to award the requested grant amount for the following neighborhoods upon successful completion of the entryway work depicted in the applications: Summerlin of Novi ($5,000), Bella Terra of Novi ($5,000), and Maples of Novi ($5,000).
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K.  Approval of claims and warrants – Warrant No. 1082.
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