City of Ralston

                "The Heart of the Metro" 
                                Ralston, Nebraska

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

                                                  Ralston City Hall, 5500 South 77th Street

                                                  Tuesday, March 19, 2019 at 5:30 PM



Pledge of Allegiance
Invocation – Pastor Ryon Brons, Beautiful Savior Lutheran Church
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 March 5, 2019 Council Meeting
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.  Discuss the tabletop exercise – Assistant Fire Chief Ben Burbridge
2.   Review draft of audit for Fiscal Year ending September 30, 2018

1.  Consider appointment of SilverStone Group as Employee Benefits Consultant for the City of Ralston
2,  Approve appointment of Zachary Byers as Police Officer effective March 13, 2019 at an hourly pay rate of $25.42
3.  Administer Oath of Office to newly appointed Police Officer, Zachary Byers
4.  Approve Ralston Volunteer Fire Department annual liquor exemption
5.  Public Hearing on a rezoning request from Cornerstone Storage for rezoning property at 6100 S. 72nd Street from General Industrial District (GI) to Limited Industrial District (LI)
6.  Public Hearing and second reading – Ordinance 1231 – an ordinance amending Article 11: Sign Regulations of the City of Ralston Zoning Ordinance
7.  Consideration of Amendment to Agreement for Engineering Services with HDR Engineering, Inc. for the City of Ralston Hinge Planning and Design Services
8.  Consider Resolution 2019-04 – Resolution requesting proposal from Metropolitan Utility District to provide natural gas service




Next Regular Meeting Tuesday, April 2, 2019 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.