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Meeting Name: PUBLIC SAFETY AND HEALTH COMMITTEE Agenda status: Final
Meeting date/time: 1/7/2022 9:00 AM Minutes status: Final  
Meeting location: Room 301-B, City Hall
1/6/22 AMENDED File Number 210628 has been added. File Number 211385 has been removed.
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     Meeting convened at 9:08 AM     Roll call Not available
200043 01.CommunicationCommunication from the Milwaukee Health Department providing an update on its efforts responding to the COVID-19 pandemic.

Minutes note: Appearing: Kirsten Johnson - MHD Commissioner Rhonda Kelsey - Purchasing Department Andrea Fowler - Asst City Attorney Office
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211358 02.OrdinanceA substitute ordinance relating to traffic controls.

Minutes note: Appearing: Kevin Antczak City of Milwaukee Department of Public Works - Traffic Section
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211357 03.OrdinanceA substitute ordinance relating to parking controls.

Minutes note: Appearing: Kevin Antczak City of Milwaukee Department of Public Works - Traffic Section
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211426 04.ResolutionSubstitute resolution directing the Health Department to distribute free COVID-19 at-home tests and gift cards for individuals who have received COVID-19 vaccination booster shots.

Minutes note: Appearing: Sponsor - Ald. Dimitrijevic MHD Commissioner - Kirsten Johnson LRB - Chris Hillard Ald. Murphy - Chair of Finance and Personnel Committee Ald. Murphy recommended this file be refer to finance and personnel committee given the possible financial implication of the resolution.
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210628 15.OrdinanceA substitute ordinance relating to a requirement that face coverings be worn in certain indoor environments under certain conditions.

Minutes note: Appearing: Sponsors - Ald. Zamarripa and Ald. Dimitrijevic Budget Director - Dennis Yaccarino Ms. Rhonda Kelsey - Purchasing Director MHD Commissioner - Kristen Johnson and Myra Edward Ald. Coggs - SUPPORT MPS School Board President - Robert Peterson Milwaukee County - Ryan Clancy Public Testimony in SUPPORT Ms. AJ Dixon - business owner for Lazy Susan MKE Ms. Cameron Robert - business owner of LuLu Cafe and Bar Ms. Carrie Murphy, L.Ac. Acupuncture & Chinese Herbs - SUPPORT Ms. Ashley Thompson - SUPPORT Ms. Becky Cooper - business owner of Bounce Milwaukee Public Testimony OPPOSED Mr. Paul Mozina Ald. Zamarripa will be discussing possible changes to this ORDINANCE to be presented at Council.
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211407 06.ResolutionSubstitute resolution authorizing the City Clerk’s Office to retain outside counsel to prepare and pursue civil litigation against certain reckless drivers.

Minutes note: Appearing: Sponsor - Ald. Murphy Ms. Celia Jackson - Office of the City Attorney MPD Chief of Staff - Nick DeSiato Ald. Murphy mentioned that Prior Common Council President requested a legal opinion to the City Attorney's office. Ald. Murphy asked committee to hold this item until this opinion is provided to the council and the Mayor.
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211283 07.ResolutionSubstitute resolution authorizing the Milwaukee Fire Department to further amend the Ambulance Service Contract agreements with Bell Ambulance, Inc. and Curtis-Universal, Inc. for Emergency Medical Services.

Minutes note: Appearing: Fire Department - Chief Aaron Lipski Budget Director - Dennis Yaccarino
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211270 08.ResolutionSubstitute resolution requesting the executive director of the Fire and Police Commission to work with the Fire Department and the Police Department to survey employees who move out of the city.

Minutes note: Appearing: Sponsor - Milele Coggs Fire & Police Commission - Leon Todd Ald. Spiker asked to be added as co sponsor. There were no objections.
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211384 09.CommunicationCommunication relating to the Komatsu oil spill.

Minutes note: Appearing: Sponsor - Ald. Murphy & Ald. Perez Mr. John Koetz - Komatsu - Surface Mining President Mr. Tom Bruner - Komatsu - Manufacturing and Distribution VP Ms. Cheryl Nenn - Milwaukee Riverkeeper Mr. Adam Tindall-Schlicht - Milwaukee Port Director Ms. Christine Haag - Department of Natural Resources
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211108 010.CommunicationCommunication from the Inspector General relating to a Report of Investigation, Misconduct, and Conflict of Interest during the Converged Security Information Request for Proposal (CSIM RFP).

Minutes note: Appearing: Inspector General - Ms. Ronda Kohlheim Director of Fire and Police Commission - Mr. Leon Todd Attorney Paul Schinner from Cross Law Firm, St. Adam Gorchowski MPD Chief of Staff - Nick DeSiato
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     Meeting adjourned at 2:29PM Joanna Polanco Staff Assistant     Not available
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