CITY COUNCIL MEETING MINUTES

Date:  Friday February 09, 2024 (02/09/24)

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FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 9,2024
MINUTES



  1. GEORGE CITY COUNCIL MINUTES

WORK MEETING

FEBRUARY 8, 2024, 4:00 P.M.

ADMINISTRATIVE CONFERENCE ROOM

 

PRESENT:

Mayor Michele Randall

Councilmember Jimmie Hughes

Councilmember Dannielle Larkin

Councilmember Natalie Larsen

Councilmember Michelle Tanner – via Zoom

Councilmember Steve Kemp

 

STAFF MEMBERS PRESENT:

City Manager John Willis

City Attorney Shawn Guzman

Deputy City Attorney Jami Brackin

City Recorder Christina Fernandez

Police Captain Curtis Spragg

Parks and Community Services Director Shane Moore

Community Development Director Carol Winner

Parks Planner Mark Goble

Budget and Financial Planning Manager Robert Myers

Administrative Services Director Trevor Coombs

Economic Development Director Chad Thomas

Water Services Director Scott Taylor

 

OTHERS PRESENT:

Broden Lund with Reach4Hope Coalition

Heather Atkin with Art Around the Corner

Marianne Hamilton with Art Around the Corner

Jeremiah Terry with Dixie Technical College

Derek Hadlock with Dixie Technical College

Brandi Honey with Dixie Technical College

Historic Preservation Commission Member Rick Atkin

Historic Preservation Commission Member Susan Crook

Resident Stacy Young

 

CALL TO ORDER, INVOCATION AND FLAG SALUTE:

Mayor Randall called the meeting to order and welcomed all in attendance. The invocation was offered by Pastor Greg Wright with West Side Baptist Church and The Pledge of Allegiance to the Flag was led by Councilmember Hughes.

 

Link to call to order, invocation, and flag salute: 00:00:00

 

UPDATE FROM REPRESENTATIVES OF THE REACH4HOPE COALITION:

Link to presentation from Broden Lund with Reach4Hope, including discussion between the City Council, City Attorney Shawn Guzman, Mayor Randall, Police Captain Curtis Spragg, and Mr. Lund: 00:02:10

 

Agenda Packet [Page 2]

 

 

ST. GEORGE CITY COUNCIL MINUTES

FEBRUARY 8, 2024

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PRESENTATION FROM REPRESENTATIVES OF ART AROUND THE CORNER:

 

Link to presentation from Heather Atkin and Marianne Hamilton with Art Around the Corner, including discussion between the City Council, Mayor Randall, Parks and Community Services Director Shane Moore, Ms. Atkin, and Ms. Hamilton: 00:24:05

 

Agenda Packet [Page 11]

 

DISCUSSION REGARDING DIXIE TECHNICAL COLLEGE SIGNS ON ST. GEORGE BOULEVARD:

Link to introduction from City Attorney Shawn Guzman and presentation from Jeremiah Terry with Dixie Technical College, including discussion between City Attorney Shawn Guzman, the City Council, and Mr. Terry: 00:35:30

 

Agenda Packet [Page 50]

 

DISCUSSION REGARDING CREATING A NATIONAL HISTORIC DISTRICT IN THE DOWNTOWN AREA:

Link to presentation from Community Development Director Carol Winner, including discussion between the City Council, Historic Preservation Member Rik Atkin, City Manager John Willis, Historic Preservation Commission Member Susan Crook, Mayor Randall, and Ms. Winner: 00:46:05

 

Agenda Packet [Page 53]

 

UPDATE ON THE CITY’S GENERAL OBLIGATION BOND:

Link to presentation from Parks and Community Services Director Shane Moore and Budget and Financial Planning Manager Robert Myers, including discussion between the City Council, Mayor Randall, City Manager John Willis, Parks Planner Mark Goble,  Mr. Moore, and Mr. Myers: 01:04:40

 

Agenda Packet [Page 59]

 

UPDATE ON THE CITY’S PUBLIC INFRASTRUCTURE DISTRICT (PID) POLICY:

Link to presentation from Economic Development Director Chad Thomas, including discussion between the City Council, City Attorney Shawn Guzman, Administrative Services Director Trevor Coombs, Deputy City Attorney Jami Brackin, City Manager John Willis, resident Stacy Young, Mayor Randall, and Mr. Thomas: 01:23:00

 

Agenda Packet [Page 65]

 

REPORTS AND UPDATES FROM THE MAYOR, COUNCILMEMBERS, AND CITY MANAGER:

Link to reports from Water Services Director Scott Taylor, including discussion between the City Council, Deputy City Attorney Jami Brackin, Mayor Randall, City Attorney Shawn Guzman, and Mr. Taylor: 02:09:14

 

 

 

ST. GEORGE CITY COUNCIL MINUTES

FEBRUARY 8, 2024

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Link to reports from Operations Director Marc Mortensen, including discussion between the City Council, Mayor Randall, City Manager John Willis, and Mr. Mortensen: 02:23:29

 

Link to reports from Councilmember Larsen: 02:31:08

 

Link to reports from Councilmember Larkin: 02:31:16

 

Link to reports from Mayor Randall: 02:31:23

 

ADJOURN TO A CLOSED MEETING:

Request a closed meeting to discuss litigation, security, property acquisition or sale, or the character and professional competence or physical or mental health of an individual.

 

A closed meeting was not held.

 

ADJOURN:

Link to motion: 02:31:51

         

MOTION:       

A motion was made by Councilmember Larkin to adjourn.

SECOND:       

The motion was seconded by Councilmember Kemp.

VOTE:            

Mayor Randall called for a vote, as follows:

 

Councilmember Hughes – aye

Councilmember Larkin – aye

Councilmember Larsen – aye

Councilmember Tanner – aye

Councilmember Kemp – aye

 

The vote was unanimous and the motion carried.

 

 

 

/s/Christina Fernandez

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Christina Fernandez, City Recorder                                       

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