The following actions were taken at the June 21, 2017, City of Cottage Grove Council meeting. City Council meetings are broadcast by the South Washington County Cable Commission and are available for online viewing at www.swctc.org.

2016 Comprehensive Annual Financial Report
City Council accepted the 2016 Comprehensive Annual Financial Report presented to the Council by Matt Mayer of BerganKDV.
Contact: Robin Roland, Finance Director, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., 651-458-2832

Comprehensive Plan Update
Phil Carlson, Senior Planner for consulting firm Stantec, presented an update on the City’s Comprehensive Plan, regarding the City’s vision and goals.
Contact: Jennifer Levitt, Community Development Director, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., 651-458-2890

Massage Therapist License
City Council issued a massage therapist license to Sophia Enriquez‐Groess, dba Sports Massage, LLC.
Contact: Craig Woolery, Public Safety Director, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., 651-458-2850

Tobacco Licenses
City Council issued tobacco licenses for the new Hy‐Vee (7280 East Point Douglas Road South), and Hy‐Vee Gas (7282 East Point Douglas Road South).
Contact: Craig Woolery, Public Safety Director, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., 651-458-2850

All-Way Stop at 95th Street and Jamaica Avenue
City Council approved the placement of a permanent all‐way stop at the intersection of 95th Street and Jamaica Avenue.
Contact: Ryan Burfeind, Assistant City Engineer, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., 651-458-2899

Recycling Grant Agreement with Washington County
City Council approved the 2017/2018 Grant Agreement for Municipal Recycling with Washington County in the amount of $117,760.
Contact: Ryan Burfeind, Assistant City Engineer, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., 651-458-2899

Minnesota Department of Health Grant Agreement
City Council approved the Minnesota Department of Health Grant Agreement in the amount of $10,000 to be used to help fund construction of a new monitoring well.
Contact: Jennifer Levitt, Community Development Director, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., 651-458-2890

Economic Development Authority Appointment
City Council appointed Dan Myers to fill the vacated position on the Economic Development Authority, to terms ending on December 31, 2023.
Contact: Christine Costello, Economic Development Director, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., 651-458-2824

Appoint Paying Agent GOTI Bonds Series 2004A
City Council appointed Bond Trust Services as the paying agent for the General Obligation Tax Increment Bonds Series 2004A
Contact: Robin Roland, Finance Director, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., 651-458-2832

Lease Agreement on the West Draw Water Tower
City Council approved the 2nd Amendment to AT&T/Cingular Wireless Site Lease Agreement on the West Draw Water Tower.
Contact: Les Burshten, Public Works Director, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., 651-458-2808

Local Approval of Tax Increment Financing Legislation
City Council approved Minnesota Law 2017, Chapter 1, Article 6, Section 15, Gateway North TIF District 1‐12.
Contact: Robin Roland, Finance Director, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., 651-458-2832

Authorize Preparation of Plans and Specifications for Well No. 12
City Council authorized the preparation of plans and specifications for the construction of Well No. 12.
Contact: Jennifer Levitt, Community Development Director, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., 651-458-2890

Private Commercial Access Drive and Parking Lot Maintenance Ordinance Amendment
City Council amended City Code Titles 4‐1‐5K and 4‐1‐6 to address potholes and deteriorated pavement surfaces at private commercial access drives and parking areas within the City.
Contact: Jennifer Levitt, Community Development Director, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., 651-458-2890

Raffle Permit ‐ Basic Needs Inc. of South Washington County
City Council authorized issuance of a single occasion gambling permit to Basic Needs Inc. of South Washington County for a raffle at John P. Furber Farm on August 10, 2017.
Contact: Craig Woolery, Public Safety Director, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., 651-458-2850

Agreement for Electrical Inspection Services
City Council approved renewal of the agreement for electrical inspection services with Dietrich Electric, Inc.
Contact: Bob LaBrosse, Chief Building Official, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., 651-458-2828

Donation of Real Estate
City Council accepted the donation of a portion of real estate at the southern tip of Joseph LaBathe's Settlers Island from Mr. James E. Hard.
Contact: Neil Belscamper, Deputy City Clerk, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., 651-458-2878

Solicitor Application Denial ‐ Appeal by Insight Pest Solutions
City Council rejected the appeal of a solicitor application denial for Insight Pest Solutions and upheld the application denial.  No one representing Insight Pest Solutions attended the meeting.
Contact: Neil Belscamper, Deputy City Clerk, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., 651-458-2878

Parking Pad Setback Variance Request at 8527 85th Street South
City Council denied a variance to side yard setback requirements to allow a parking pad to be three feet from the side property line instead of the required six feet.
Contact: John Burbank, Senior Planner, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., 651-458-2825

Rental Code Ordinance Amendment
City Council passed Ordinance 982 approving the proposed rental code regulations for better management of the rental program.
Contact: Samantha Drewry, Code Enforcement Officer, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., 651-458-2876

Summers Landing Concept Plan
City Council approved the Summers Landing concept plan for the phased platting for detached single family homes including lot widths ranging from 55 to 75 feet.
Contact: John Burbank, Senior Planner, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., 651-458-2825

Calarosa 1st Addition ‐ Zoning Amendment and Preliminary Plat
City Council rezoned approximately 85.165 acres of the 145.575 acres of land located at 8180 and 8190 65th Street from AG‐1, Agricultural Preservation, to R‐3, Low Density Residential District with a Planned Development Overlay.
City Council approved the Calarosa 1st Addition Planned Development Overlay Plan.
City Council approved the Calarosa 1st Addition preliminary plat and development plans dated June 1, 2017, as proposed by Lennar Homes.
Contact: John McCool, Senior Planner, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., 651-458-2874

Temporary Water Treatment Facilities at Wells 3 and 10
City Council approved an interim conditional use permit to allow a temporary water treatment facility at Well 3
City Council approved an interim conditional use permit to allow a temporary water treatment facility at Well 10.
City Council approved a permanent utility easement and temporary construction easement agreement with Werner Electric for Well 10.
City Council approved a lease agreement with CP Rail for Well 10, with authorization given to the City Attorney to finalize the final terms of the lease.
Contact: Jennifer Levitt, Community Development Director, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., 651-458-2890

Solar Ordinance Amendment Workshop
A workshop was held on the proposed solar ordinance amendment.
Contact: John McCool, Senior Planner, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., 651-458-2874


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