Statesboro City Council will hold their first of the month meeting Tuesday July 2, at 9:00 am in the council chambers on the second floor City Hall.
A couple of the items on the agenda are for construction work on the I-16/U.S. Highway 301 project to include:
A contract to Complete Sitework Services LLC for $2,249,999.87 for the I-16/U.S. Highway 301 Utility Infrastructure for the City of Statesboro contingent upon the written approval from the Bulloch County Board of Commissioners.
A contract to CB&I Inc. in the amount of $2,093,000.00 for the alternate composite One Million Gallon Elevated Storage Tank for the I-16 Highway 301 project contingent upon the written approval from the Bulloch County Board of Commissioners.
Council will also consider cost proposals totaling $49,000 from Georgia Power and Frontier Communications to relocate existing utilities along Gentilly Road as part of the Gentilly Road Sidewalk Installation Project, funded by 2007 SPLOST
Other items include:
A proposal to increase the hotel/motel tax on public lodging by 1 percent;
Hold a public hearing to authorize the Mayor to execute a contract with the Statesboro Arts Council, Inc. operate and manage the Averitt Center for the Arts, and another with the Downtown Statesboro Development Authority/Main Street using proceeds from the Hotel/Motel Tax;
An application for a $19,643.00 2013 BJA Justice Assistance Grant; $10,803.65 to be utilized by the Statesboro Police Department and $8,839.35 to be utilized by the Bulloch County Sheriff’s Office.
A $159,790.50 contract to R. Roese Construction for the Gas System Expansion in the area of Hwy 67 & Joe Hodges Hill.
The first reading of a request by George Terrell Beasley to annex 57.5 acres on Cawana Road and rezone it to Commercial Retail and Planned Unit Development Residential; 39 acres at S and S Railroad bed Road and rezone it to R-15 (Single Family Residential); and another 68 acres at Josh Hagin Road and rezone it to R-10 (Single Family Residential);
The first reading of a request by Walter Ray Beasley to annex 61 acres at Josh Hagin Road and rezone it R-8 and R-10 (Single Family Residential);
A Public Hearing on a resolution exempting certain vehicles from marking requirements for one year;
A license application from Heath Robinson, DBA: NYC Pizzeria DBA Big Shows Burgers on Brampton Avenue to pour beer, wine & liquor;
“Vehicle for Hire” for Boro D.D. LLC – Robert A. Oellerich and Amanda Korponay as drivers and another from D W Yellow Cab – Michael Clamion Groomers and Isaac Kitching drivers;
Public Hearing and Consideration of a Motion to convert the section of Seibald St, from Hill Street to Sharpe Street, to a one way street.
Several other items on the agenda also. The meeting is open to the public.