City of Ralston

                "The Heart of the Metro" 
                                Ralston, Nebraska

                                      *** AGENDA FOR RALSTON CITY COUNCIL MEETING ***

                                                  Ralston City Hall, 5500 South 77th Street

                                                  Tuesday, September 18, 2018 at 5:30 PM


Pledge of Allegiance
Invocation – Pastor Lynette Janssen, Ralston United Church of Christ
Recognition of Guests & Press
Open Meeting Law Posting Acknowledgement: “This meeting is subject to the Nebraska Open Meetings Act. A copy of this act is posted at the rear of the Council Chamber.”
Roll Call

Approval of Consent Agenda 
(All items listed are automatically approved when the Consent Agenda is approved unless removed)
1.   Approval of Council Minutes from September 4, 2018 Council Meeting and September 4, 2018 Budget Work Session
2.   Approval of Claims
3.   Monthly Financial Report
4.   Department Head and/or Commission Reports       

Public Works Director  
Finance Director
Legal Counsel
Police Dept.
Baright Library
Ralston Fire
Ralston Arena
City Administrator

1.   Mill and Overlay Program 2018
2.   Amendments to Article 11:  Sign Regulations of the Ralston Zoning Ordinance
3.   Downtown Ralston Signage Design Guidelines

1.  Consider Special Designated License for Nebraska Methodist Hospital Foundation for a fundraiser at the Ralston Arena on October 25, 2018
2.  Consider Resolution 2018-16 – A resolution authorizing exceeding 2018-2019 restricted funds budget by an additional 1%
3.  Public Hearing and First Reading – Ordinance 1228 – Adopt the Budget Statement for the City of Ralston (Consideration of Override of Resolution #9018 – Resolution Setting Policy that Interest Only from the Lottery Fund Shall be Allowed to be used in the Future for Budgeted Expenditures)
4.  Public Hearing for Consideration of Resolution 2018-17 – A resolution setting the property tax at a different amount than the previous year
5.  Public Hearing and First Reading – Ordinance 1229 – Changing sewer use charges by amendment to Ordinance No. 439, as amended




Next Regular Meeting Tuesday, October 2, 2018 at 5:30 PM



The Ralston City Council meets every first and third Tuesdays of the month at 5:30 p.m.  The City Council Chambers are located in Ralston City Hall, 5500 S. 77th Street.  

Any questions regarding agenda items, public comments, or other items concerning the City Council Meeting may be directed to Ralston City Hall.