City Council Study Session with LIFT Board On Urban Renewal – 26 April 2016

City Council Study Session – Joint Meeting with So Suburban Board and second Joint Meeting with LIFT (Littleton’s Urban Renewal Board)

26 April 2016


Joint Meeting with South Suburban Board

I am not going to cover this portion of the meeting. My guess is Don Bruns, who knows this field as well as anyone, will provide a report. I will post it on the Blog when and if it becomes available.

Joint Meeting with LIFT

Corey Hoffman, LIFT and the City’s counsel on urban renewal, Continue reading


City Council Study Session 12 April 2016 – Retail MJ, Drones and Neighborhood Plans

City Council Study Session                  12 April 2016                 Citizen Minutes

Discussion on Lifting the Ban on Retail Marijuana Sales

There are four medical marijuana (MJ) shops in Littleton right now. Continue reading


Littleton City Council Regular Meeting – 5 April 2016             Citizen Minutes

Public Comment on Consent Agenda and General Business

Jim Rees, Exec Director of LIFT (Urban Renewal Authority in Littleton) – asked the council not to pass on first reading the ordinance to abolish LIFT Continue reading

LIFT Meeting – 30 March 2016 – They learn about council’s intent to unravel LIFT

LIFT Meeting                 Citizen Minutes                     3/30/2016

Only four members of the LIFT board were present. Justin Hay, Ryan, Gary Thompson, Ryan O’Toole and Craig O’Rourke.  Council liaison Bill Hopping was also present. LaDonna Jurgensen, Jim Collins and Kyle Schlachter were absent.

Citizen Comments Continue reading

City Council Meeting – 23 Feb. 2016 – Applicants Selected for Boards and Commissions – to be ratified later

City Council Study Session – Board and Commission Applicants Interview                    Citizen Minutes

Updated 13 March, 2016

23 February 2016

Council met to interview applicants for board and commission appointments. There has been an attitude that if council expresses their decisions without taking a roll call vote that they are not voting. Polling or coming to a consensus is not a vote in their view. This is important – our charter says that the council can only act by making a motion, a resolution or via an ordinance. So if the council does not make a motion or take an official roll call vote but expresses their opinion that is not considered a vote. In this instance not much damage is done but if this attitude prevails there will be an instance when the consequences have more impact on the community. Continue reading

City Council Study Session – Citizen Minutes – 26 January 2016

City Council Study Session               January 26, 2016                  Citizen Minutes

South Suburban and Council held a joint session.

From the Council packet:

The purpose of the joint study session is for city council and the SSPR Board to hear an initial report from the consultant Continue reading

Citizen Minutes – Council Study Session 2.9.2016 – Mineral Light Rail Station Plan, Streetscape Plan, and Ensor Property Update

City Council Study Session                                                               9 February 2016                                Citizen Minutes

Bill Hopping was absent.

Three topics were on the agenda –

Mineral Area Station Master Plan

Streetscape Plan for Littleton Blvd/Main Street

Ensor Update Continue reading