AGENDA
REGULAR CITY COUNCIL MEETING
TUESDAY, JULY 6, 2021
COUNCIL CHAMBERS - 8 p.m.
Amended July 6, 2021 at 1:00 PM
I.

Call meeting to order

II.

Pledge of allegiance

III.

Quorum

IV.

Agenda Additions/Deletions/Amendments

V.

Citizen Participation

VI.

Presentations

VII.

CITY BOARDS AND COMMITTEES

A.

Appointments/Reappointments/Swearing-in

VIII.

Council Announcements

IX.

City Manager's Report

X.

Consent Agenda

A.

Approval of June 21 Regular Meeting Minutes

B.

Adoption of Resolution R-47-21

Waiving the Competitive Bidding Requirements of Section 61 “Purchasing and Contracting’ of the Charter of the City of Bowie to Allow the City Manager to Issue a Purchase Order to TJ Distributors, Inc. and Authorizing the Purchase and Installation of Four (4) Basketball Hoops

XI.

Old Business

A.

Adoption of Resolution R-46-21

Awarding a Contract to the University of Baltimore Jacob France Institute to Prepare an Economic Development Strategy and Action Plan

XII.

New Business

XIII.

Adjourn and Move to Close Session

To adjourn to closed session under the statutory authority of the Md. Annotated Code, State Government Article §3- 305(b)(7): “To consult with counsel to obtain legal advice,” §3- 305(b)(8): “To consult with staff, consultants, or other individuals regarding pending or potential litigation,” and §3- 305(b)(1): “To discuss the appointment, employment, assignment, promotion, discipline, demotion, compensation, removal, resignation, or performance evaluation of appointees, employees, or officials over whom this public body has jurisdiction; any other personnel matter that affects one or more specific individuals.”

Note:  The Ethics Commission has advised that under certain circumstances, members of the public may qualify as lobbyists when they testify before the City Council. If so, the Bowie Ethics Ordinance requires that certain information be filed with the Ethics Commission. Please review the information about lobbying that is provided with the City Clerk. If you have any questions about lobbying, please contact the Ethics Commission or the Assistant City Manager.


This meeting will be televised live on Verizon Channel 10 and Comcast Channel 71 and 996, repeated on 7/7/21 and 7/10/21 at 7:00 p.m., and web-streamed live
For a closed-captioned version of the meeting video, please go to https://www.youtube.com/user/cityofbowiemd/playlists and select the 2021 Council Meetings list. Once the meeting video opens, be sure to click on “CC” button to turn on closed captioning.


NEXT REGULAR MEETING OF THE BOWIE CITY COUNCIL - MONDAY, JULY 12, 2021 - COUNCIL CHAMBERS - 8 p.m.