City of Muskegon
City Commission Worksession
Monday, December 3, 2007
City Commission Chambers
Present: Commissioners Warmington, Gawron, Shepherd, Spataro, and Wisneski.
Absent: Commissioner Carter and Wierengo.
Muskegon/Webster Speed Limit and Traffic Lights
The turn back of Muskegon and Webster to two-way traffic was completed on November 15,
2007. There have been no reported accidents. There have been a few requests to add additional
on street parking.
City Commissioners made inquiries regarding possible additional changes including signage.
City Engineer, Mohammad Al-Shatel, responded.
Police Chief Kleibecker indicated that State Law mandates that proper testing take place before
the speed limit can be adjusted. Testing should happen in the spring.
Renaissance Zone Extensions
It was the consensus of the Commission to place each Renaissance Zone extension request on the
agenda for City Commission consideration.
Summer Property Tax Collection
Motion by Commissioner Spataro, seconded by Vice Mayor Gawron to adopt the
resolution to begin collection of the State Education Tax in a summer levy beginning with
the summer 2008 levy.
Ayes: Spataro, Warmington, Wisneski, Gawron, and Shepherd.
Motion by Commissioner Wisneski, seconded by Commissioner Shepherd to adjourn at
Ann Marie Becker, MMC