COUNCIL ACTION SUMMARY
CITY OF BILLINGS
CITY OF BILLINGS VISION STATEMENT:
“THE MAGIC CITY – A VIBRANT, WELCOMING PLACE WHERE
PEOPLE FLOURISH AND BUSINESS THRIVES.”
June 23, 2008
CALL TO ORDER – Mayor Tussing
PLEDGE OF ALLEGIANCE – Mayor Tussing
INVOCATION – Councilmember Gaghen
ROLL CALL – Councilmembers present on roll call were: Ronquillo, Gaghen,
Pitman, Stevens, Veis, Ruegamer, McCall, Ulledalen, and Astle. Councilmember
Clark was excused.
MINUTES – June 9, 2008, approved as presented.
9 Parks Director, Mike Whitaker, invited everyone to the grand opening of
Dehler Park on Sunday, June 29th, from 12:30 to 5:00. He said an American
Legion game would follow the grand opening.
9 City Administrator, Tina Volek, introduced the new Fire Chief, Paul Dextras.
9 Mayor Tussing advised he had received a $3,000 donation from the
Downtown Rotary Club for trees at Dehler Park. He said the donation would
be on the next council agenda for approval and acceptance.
9 Councilmember Gaghen recognized Councilmember Pitman for his
involvement in the filming of County Music Television’s Redneck Wedding to
be broadcast in October.
9 Amateur Radio Operators Week, June 23-29, 2008
9 National HIV Testing Day, June 27, 2008
ADMINISTRATOR REPORTS – Tina Volek
9 Ms. Volek advised that Item 1A7 was within her signing authority, and
requested the item be removed from the Consent Agenda.
9 Ms. Volek referenced the supplemental staff report for Item 1A8 received by
Council in their Friday packet recommending bid award to Commercial
Roofing, Inc. for $112,000 and a deductive change order for $11,800. She
advised a copy was in the Ex-parte notebook in the back of the room.
9 Ms. Volek advised the Agreement with E.F. Johnson for Item H was included
in the Friday packet
7/1/2008 - FINAL
9 Ms. Volek advised the staff report for Item I requesting action be delayed until
August 25, 2008, was included in the Friday pack