The Board of City Commissioners is scheduled to meet in regular session on Tuesday, May 25, 2021, at 5:15 p.m. in the Tom Baker Meeting Room, City/County Office Building, 221 North Fifth Street, Bismarck, North Dakota.
Invocation and the Pledge of Allegiance presented by a Chaplain from the Bismarck Police Department.
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Consider the request for approval from the Engineering Department for the following:
Acceptance of North Dakota Department of Transportation (NDDOT) Transportation Alternatives (TA) funding on behalf of Bismarck Parks and Recreation District (BPRD).
Approval of North Dakota Department of Transportation (NDDOT) cost participation, construction, and maintenance agreement for Urban Grant Project UGP-1-981(127), HC 142.
Approval of Memorandum of Agreement (MOA) with Bismarck State College (BSC) for the Bismarck Base Station (BSMK) with respect to the global positioning system (GPS) community base station on the BSC campus.
Approval of dedication and acceptance of the right of way and utility easement associated with Elk Ridge 2nd Addition.
Approval of Memorandum of Understanding with Dennis Senger relating to N 26th Street construction as part of SI 539.
Approval of Resolution of Necessity for SI 555.
Approval of local match letter for FEMA Advanced Assistance Flood Control Study.
Consider the request of Jerri Buchmiller and Aaron Joramo to appeal the May 6, 2021 decision of the Board of Adjustment to deny a variance from Section 14-04-01(5) of the City Code of Ordinances (RR-Residential)(Side Yard) to reduce the required side yard setback, located along the west side of the property, from fifteen (15) feet to eleven and a half (11.5) feet for the purpose of constructing a 2,304 square-foot detached accessory building to be located on Lot 23, Block 2, Copper Ridge Subdivision (5627 Kayley Drive).
Consider the request of Dan Potter to appeal the April 28, 2021 decision of the Bismarck Planning and Zoning Commission to deny a zoning change from the RR-Rural Residential zoning district to the RR – Residential and R5-Residential zoning districts and the minor subdivision final plat of Potter Pointe Subdivision.
Consider the request from the Community Development Department for the following:
Public Hearing on Ordinance 6461, a request for a zoning change from the RM15-Residential and PUD-Planned Unit Development to a new PUD-Planned Unit Development zoning district for Hamilton’s First Addition First Replat.
Minor subdivision final plat of Hamilton’s First Addition First Replat.
Public hearing on Ordinance 6462, a request for a zoning change from the MA – Industrial zoning district to the PUD – Planned Unit Development zoning district for Lot 2, Block 1, J & L Addition, requested by James Barnhardt.
Public hearing on Ordinance 6463, a request for a zoning change from the RM30 – Residential zoning district to the PUD – Planned Unit Development zoning district for Lots 23-24, Block 23, Sturgis Addition, requested by Kier and Candance Vander Wal.