Wednesday, October 29, 2014

October 27, 2014



Roll call showed the following members present on this date at 6:30 p.m.  Burnell, Schwartz, Hoffman, Kuck and Kronenberger.  Parker was excused with a motion by Schwartz.  Second by Burnell.  Five ayes.  Also present were Mayor Pape, Solicitor Smith, Village Administrator York, Chief of Police Skinner and Fiscal Officer Gast.


Visitors were Heather Bertke, David Giesige representing The Daily Standard and Meredith Enkoff representing The Evening Leader.


Minutes from the October 13 meeting were approved with a motion by Kuck.  Second by Kronenberger.  Five ayes.  Council briefly discussed the closing of parking lots within the Village.  Council authorized the Chief of Police to handle all requests concerning parking lots.


Hoffman made a motion to approve a total expenditure for the month of $901,418.19.  Second by Schwartz.  Five ayes.


Mayor Pape made the following announcements in his Mayor’s Report:

  • Thanked everyone who helped make Cider Time a success.
  • Updated Council on the Miami Erie Towpath Project.
  • Village Administrator York updated Council on various projects within the Village.


Burnell made a motion to untable the third reading ORDINANCE 2014-9-19 amending Income Tax Ordinance 1973-4-14 by authorizing mandatory filing with Form 1040 attached and adding additional fees for late filing.  Second by Hoffman.  Five ayes.  Burnell made a motion to amend the language by removing the Form 1040 attachment to the mandatory filing.  Second by Schwartz.  Five ayes.  Kronenberger made a motion to table the ordinance until the Solicitor can prepare the ordinance.  Second by Kuck.  


Kronenberger made a motion to suspend the rule.  Second by Burnell.  Five ayes.  Second and third readings 2014-10-53 authorizing the Village Administrator to seek bids for sodium hypochlorite and water softening salt for 2015.  Motion by Hoffman.  Second by Kuck.  Five ayes.


Kuck made a motion to suspend the rule.  Second by Kronenberger.  All ayes.  Second and third readings RESOLUTION 2014-10-55 authorizing $25,000 payable to Choice One Engineering for additional engineering hours.  Motion by Hoffman.  Second by Burnell.  Five ayes.


Schwartz made a motion to adjourn at 7:10 p.m.  Second by Hoffman.  Five ayes.






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Jeffrey L. Pape, Mayor                            Diane Gast, Fiscal Officer