Monday, October 16, 2017

Citizens Agenda for Meetings on October 17, 2017

Council meeting agendas are often difficult for people to navigate. Filled with jargon and legal requirements on how an item must be listed, it can be a challenge to determine what Council members are actually discussing or deciding on. 

What follows is a staff interpretation of the agendas. 
The official published agendas and supporting materials can be found here:  http://publicdocuments.provo.org/sirepub/meet.aspx 


PROVO MUNICIPAL COUNCIL 
Work Meeting Agenda 
11:30 AM, Tuesday, October 17, 2017

Work Meetings are designed to be a less formal venue for discussion among Council Members. Generally, no public input is taken during the meeting.

Business
  1. A discussion on a conservation easement for Rock Canyon (17-085)
    • The Rock Canyon Preservation Alliance has presented the idea of placing a conservation easement on Rock Canyon to preserve the property’s natural habitat in the future. Proposals for the easement have been reviewed by the Legal Department and Parks and Recreation. The latest information will be presented.

  1. A discussion on the Geographical Information Systems (GIS) Division and the work they're doing for the 2020 Census (17-127)
    • Preparations for the 2020 Census are beginning and local governments have a chance to update the Census Bureau’s residential address list so the Census Bureau can include every residence in the census. Provo’s GIS team will give an overview of the project.

Wednesday, October 11, 2017

Summary of Action - Meetings on October 3, 2017

PROVO MUNICIPAL COUNCIL
Work Meeting Summary of Action
2:00 PM, Tuesday, October 03, 2017
Room 310, City Conference Room
351 W Center, Provo, UT 84601
Agenda

A Few Words About the Proposed Rental Ordinance

Council is considering an ordinance that came forward out of work done by the Zoning Committee. There has been a lot of public discussion and Council members have reached out in a variety of ways to help the public understand the proposed ordinance and its intent. After holding a Rental Law Open House, gathering input through Open City Hall, and inviting public comments at the last two Council meetings, there still seems to be some confusion. Council's attorney, Brian Jones, was able to present a very helpful summary of how the ordinance would work and what it intends to accomplish, as well as responses to frequently asked questions. We share that explanation with you here:

Monday, October 2, 2017

Citizens Agenda for Meetings on October 3, 2017


Council meeting agendas are often difficult for people to navigate. Filled with jargon and legal requirements on how an item must be listed, it can be a challenge to determine what Council members are actually discussing or deciding on.

What follows is a staff interpretation of the agendas.
The official published agendas and supporting materials can be found here:  http://publicdocuments.provo.org/sirepub/meet.aspx


PROVO MUNICIPAL COUNCIL
Work Meeting Agenda
2:00 PM, Tuesday, October 3, 2017

Work Meetings are designed to be a less formal venue for discussion among Council Members. Generally, no public input is taken during the meeting.

Tuesday, September 26, 2017

Summary of Action - Meetings of September 19, 2017


PROVO MUNICIPAL COUNCIL
Work Meeting Summary of Action
12:00 PM, Tuesday, September 19, 2017
Room 310, City Conference Room
351 W Center, Provo, UT 84601
Agenda

Tuesday, September 19, 2017