September 2, 2015
Council met in regular session at 5:30 p.m. with Mayor Mike Rick presiding.
Mr. W. Bauer asked everyone to join him in a moment of reflection for their own intentions. The Pledge of Allegiance to the Flag was recited by all.
Roll Call – Mr. W. Bauer, p; Mr. R. McDowall, p; Mr. C. Yoho, p; Mr. W. Spaugy, p. Ms. B. Van Dike, p; Mr. M. Kelly, p; Mr. M. Raddish, p.
Motion by Mr. M. Raddish, second by Mr. M. Kelly for the approval of the agenda as presented. Vote. Unanimous ayes. Motion carried.
Motion by Mr. W. Bauer, second by Mr. M. Raddish to adopt the minutes of the August 19, 2015 Council meeting. Mayor Mike Rick suggested an amendment be made to the August 19 Council minutes under Mrs. Mencer’s comments regarding Omnova. Motion by Mr. R. McDowall, second by Mr. M. Raddish approving the minutes as amended. Vote: Unanimous ayes. Motion carried.
COMMENTS ON PENDING LEGISLATION
UTILITIES – no report.
SAFETY – no report.
STREETS – no report.
PLANNING AND ZONING – no report.
PARKS – parks board meeting September 17, 6:00 at the Municipal Bldg
FINANCE/AUDIT – no report.
Mr. W. Bauer reported that the next work session will be September 23, 2015 @5:30.
OLD BUSINESS - None
Ms. B. Van Dike presented Resolution No. 2015-39 as follows:
RESOLUTION LEVYING SPECIAL ASSESSMENTS FOR 3730 ORCHARD ST, MOGADORE, OH
Motion by Ms. B. Van Dike, second by Mr. M. Kelly to suspend the rules requiring three readings. Vote. Unanimous ayes. Motion carried.
Motion by Ms. B. Van Dike, second by Mr. M. Kelly for the adoption of Resolution No. 2015-39. Vote. Unanimous ayes. Motion carried.
Ms. B. van Dike presented Resolution No. 2015-40 as follows:
RESOLUTION LEVYING SPECIAL ASSESSMENTS FOR 3680 HERBERT ST , MOGADORE, OH
Motion by Ms. B. Van Dike, second by Mr. M. Kelly for the adoption of Resolution No.2015-40. Vote. Unanimous ayes. Motion carried.
Mr. M. Raddish presented Resolution No. 2015-41 as follows:
RESOLUTION CONFIRMING THE APPOINTMENT OF THE STREET DEPARTMENT SUPERVISOR FOR THE VILLAGE OF MOGADORE
Motion by Mr. M. Raddish, second by Mr. M. Kelly to suspend the rules requiring three readings. Vote. Unanimous ayes. Motion carried.
Motion by Mr. M. Raddish, second by Mr. M. Kelly for the adoption of Resolution No. 2015-41. Vote. Unanimous ayes. Motion carried.
COMMENTS ON THE BILLS
Motion by Ms. B. Van Dike, second by Mr. W. Bauer to approve the payment of the bills as presented on the voucher register. Vote. Unanimous ayes. Motion carried.
Joe Skye – 3907 Bradley – Thanked everyone for supporting him and his new business. The Clay Oven will be opening September 10. He expressed a concern about a possible trip hazard on the front sidewalk, if it could be looked at and possibly repaired. He is concerned that it could lead to a lawsuit for him and the Village. J. Reed replied that it is the property owners’ responsibility to repair it. Mayor Rick also explained the Village sidewalk replacement program.
John Yeargin – asked about the zoning designations at the old golf course would it be spot zoning. J. Reed explained that he is working on a preliminary plan for zoning designations. There will be no “spot zoning”. This will be a planned development designation and this is just the first step out of many to come.
Nancy Mencer – 242 S. Cleveland – asked if there was anything being done about the Omnova issue that she discussed at a previous meeting. Mayor Rick stated that he had talked to the operations manager and that he had met with Mr. Spaugy and they discussed the concerns.
Jon Mencer – 242 S. Cleveland – stated that the Clay Oven building looks great and whished Mr. Skye the best.
All of Council thanked Mr. Skye for coming to the meeting and congratulated him on the opening of his new business.
Mr. M. Kelly asked if Omnova was given a timeline regarding Mrs. Mencers’ concerns. Mayor Rick stated that he was going to give them until the end of the week and then take a look at it again.
Joe Skye – added that he will be having a ribbon cutting ceremony sometime in the future and all of Council will be invited.
Nancy Mencer asked if the Historical Society was going to be getting a caboose. Mr. Bauer explained that they are still working out some details, they hope to get it soon, but I needs a lot of work.
Motion by Mr. W. Bauer, second by Mr. M. Raddish for council to have an executive session including Council, Mayor, Law Director and Scott Varney to discuss personnel issues and that there will be no further business of council upon the adjournment of executive session. Vote. Unanimous ayes. Motion carried
Meeting adjourned at 5:50 p.m.
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