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Posted on: October 13, 2023

COUNCIL PREVIEW: City Council to consider several reappointments and more


The Columbus City Council has several items to address when it next meets at 6 p.m. Monday, Oct. 16.

The agenda includes several reappointments:

-Larry O’Neill to the Library Board for a four-year term

-Chuck Whitney to the Nebraska Cooperative Government Commission as a delegate for a one-year term

-Adam Urkoski, Ron Schilling and Charlie Bahr to the Northeast Nebraska Economic Development District (NENEDD) Council of Officials for one-year terms

-Diane Scheffler and Joyce Schmid to Senior Advisory Board for three-year terms

The Council is also expected to review the master plan for Pawnee and Gerrard Park and consider amending city code regarding a request to appeal dangerous dog designation to correct state statute reference, clarify that appeal fee is non-refundable, extend time frames for indigence determination and scheduling of appeal hearing, and amend terms for selection of appeal board.

Other agenda items include considering establishing a policy for charging non-transport rescue service calls that provide lift assistance to private residences and several ordinances.

You can see the full agenda on the City’s website by clicking here.

The Columbus City Council meets in the Community Room on the third level of the Columbus Community Building, 2500 14th St.

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