Aiken City Council Work Session Agenda


Monday, Jan. 27 at 6 p.m.


Second floor of the Municipal Building, located at 214 Park Ave.


I. Call to order


II. Presentations:


• Whitney Polo Field improvements


Aiken City Council Public Hearing Agenda


Monday, Jan. 27 at 7 p.m.


Second floor in Council Chambers of the Municipal Building, located at 214 Park Ave.


I. Minutes:


• Consideration of the minutes from the work session and the regular meeting of Jan. 13


II. Presentations:


• Special presentation to William “The Refrigerator” Perry


• Proclaim February as American Heart Month


• Special recognition


III. Old Business: Further consideration of:


• Approval of appointments and discussion of appointees to various city boards, commissions and committees


• Second reading and public hearing of an ordinance to approve changes to Procurement Code


IV. New Business: Consideration of:


• First reading of an ordinance to annex property at 327 Springwood Drive and zone it residential single-family (RS-15)


V. Petitions and Requests:


• Requests from Council member Dewar to:


(a) Require the City Manager to develop a program for confidential exit interviews


(b) Require the City Manager to develop a grievance system


(c) Require the City Manager to hire a consultant for an employee research survey


(d) Employee compensation should be addressed upon completion off the Public Safety Compensation Study


VI. Information:


• Issues and updates/reports


• Planning Commission minutes for Jan. 14, 2014


• Board of Zoning Appeals minutes for Oct. 22 and Nov. 26, 2013


• Design Review Board minutes for Nov. 5, 2013


• Building Inspection report for Dec. 2013


• Public Safety Department report for Dec. 2013


• Engineering and Utilities Department report for Dec. 2013


• Human Resources Department report for Dec. 2013.


• SCDOT results compilation, Dec. 5, 2013 public information meeting


• Financial reports for General Fund, Utilities Fund, Stormwater Fund and various other funds for Dec. 2013