Friday, January 1, 2016

City Council Work Meeting, 1-5-2016

Work Meeting
12:30 PM, Tuesday, January 05, 2016
Room 310, Provo City Conference Room
351 West Center Street, Provo, Utah 84601


Roll Call

Opening Prayer

Approval of Minutes
  • October 6, 2015 Work Meeting Minutes 
  • November 17, 2015 Work Meeting Minutes 
Council Business: Outcomes and Ends Policies

1. A proposal and discussion to have BYU Grantwell Program conduct a benchmarking study on best use of RAP tax dollars for arts activities. (16-012)

2. Consideration of the creation of a proposed ad hoc Council Prosperity Committee focused on city development processes and economic development policies. (16-011)

3. A discussion and assignment of Council Members to various committees. (16-007)

4. An update on housing policy process per the Municipal Council priority list. (15-055)

5. Evaluation of the General Plan amendment process and possible referral to Planning Commission for recommendations.

Upcoming Policy Items referred from the Planning Commission

6. An overview of the proposed Provo Downtown Streetscape Standards. City Wide. 15-0004GPA.

7. An overview of a proposed amendment to Section 14.34.24 - Residential Facilities for Persons with a Disability and Residential Facility for Elderly Persons, including the elimination of minimum separation requirements and adding certain site standards and occupancy requirements. City Wide. 15-0017OA.

3:00 pm: Administration of the Oath of Office and Inauguration Ceremony for Council Members David Knecht, David Harding, George Stewart, Kay Van Buren and Gary Winterton. RSVP

Closed Meeting

Informal discussion may be held in the Council Conference Room between 4:30 pm and 5:30 pm.

Materials and Agenda:
Council Blog:

The next scheduled Regular Council Meeting will be held on 01/19/2016 at 5:30 PM in the Council Chambers, 351 West Center Street, Provo, unless otherwise noticed. The Work Session meeting start times is to be determined and will be noticed at least 24 hours prior to the meeting time, but typically begins between 1:00 and 4:00pm.

 Notices are provided as a public service. Comments and questions should be directed to the Council Office at (801) 852-6122.