September 16, 2015
Council met in regular session at 5:30 p.m. with Mayor Mike Rick presiding.
Ms. Barb Van Dike asked everyone to join her for 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. C. Yoho for the approval of the agenda as presented. Vote. Unanimous ayes. Motion carried.
Motion by Mr. M. Raddish, second by Mr. C. Yoho to adopt the minutes of the September 2, 2015 Council meeting. Vote: Unanimous ayes. Motion carried.
COMMENTS ON PENDING LEGISLATION
UTILITIES – no report.
SAFETY – no report.
STREETS – no report.
PLANNING AND ZONING – P & Z meeting 9/29/15 @ 5:30.
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. 2015-42 as follows:
A RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING AND DIRECTING THE MAYOR AND CLERK TREASURER TO EXECUTE THE INTERGOVERNMENTAL AGREEMENT FOR ANIMAL CONTROL SERVICES BETWEEN THE VILLAGE OF MOGADORE AND SUMMIT COUNTY
Motion by Ms. B. Van Dike, second by Mr. C. Yoho to suspend the rules requiring three readings. Vote. Unanimous ayes. Motion carried.
Motion by Ms. B. Van Dike, second by Mr. W. Bauer for the adoption of Resolution No. 2015-42. Vote. Unanimous ayes. Motion carried.
Mr. M. Raddish presented Resolution No. 2015-43 as follows:
A RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING AND DIRECTING THE MAYOR AND CLERK TREASURER TO EXECUTE CONSENT LEGISLATION, PURSUANT TO ORC.5521.01, TO GRANT THE OHIO DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION PERMISSION TO MAKE NECESSARY REPAIRS TO A PUBLIC HIGHWAY WITHIN THE VILLAGE OF MOGADORE
Motion by Mr. M. Raddish, second by Mr. W. Spaugy to suspend the rules requiring three readings. Vote. Unanimous ayes. Motion carried.
Motion by Mr. M. Raddish, second by Mr. W. Spaugy for the adoption of Resolution No.2015-43. Vote. Unanimous ayes. Motion carried.
Mr. Gene Hill explained that these repairs will be at no cost to the Village, he also feels that if there is any utility work to be done by the Village, it should be done prior to the re-surfacing.
Mr. R. McDowall presented Resolution No. 2015-44 as follows:
A RESOLUTION SUPPORTING STATE ISSUE I, A PROPOSED CONSTITUTIONAL AMENDMENT WHICH ESTABLISHES A BIPARTISAN COMMISSION TO DRAW ALL OHIO HOUSE AND SENATE DISTRICTS, AND RESPECTFULLY URGING ALL VOTERS TO VOTE IN FAVOR OF ISSUE I ON NOVEMBER 3, 2015
Motion by Mr. R. McDowall, second by Mr. W. Bauer to suspend the rules requiring three readings. Vote. Unanimous ayes. Motion carried.
Motion by Mr. R. McDowall, second by Mr. W. Bauer for the adoption of Resolution No. 2015-44. Vote. Unanimous ayes. Motion carried.
COMMENTS ON THE BILLS
Motion by Ms. B. Van Dike, second by Mr. C. Yoho to approve the payment of the bills as presented on the voucher register. Vote. Unanimous ayes. Mr. M. Raddish abstained from the vote. Motion carried.
Mr. Dave Lombardi, Akron Municipal Court Judge – introduced himself to Council and the residents who attended the meeting.
Jon Mencer – 242 S. Cleveland – asked if the animal control legislation was for wild animals also. Mayor Rick replied that it is only for cats and dogs, not wildlife.
Delores Myers – asked when leaf pick up would start and if she could start putting leaves out now. Mayor Rick stated that limb pick up will be October 5-9 and leaf pick up should start with a couple weeks after that, depending on the weather. He also told her not to put the leaves out yet and that he would contact her to let her know the best time to put her leaves out.
Mrs. Wagner – asked if Mrs. Mencers concerns, from a previous meeting, were handled by council. Mayor Rick stated that the issues were being taken care of. The EPA concerns that she spoke of were from 10 years ago, they were not current issues.
Nicole Bowman – 51 Kline – complaints on 53 Kline, high weeds and grass & dog feces smell. Mayor Rick replied that he would have the Zoning Inspector look into it.
Discussion on the devil strip re-seeding on Prospect St. Mr. G. Hill stated that the contractor is going to re-seed. Before they re-seed they will put weed and feed down, he is hoping the weather cooperates.
Being no further business of council, there was a motion to adjourn.
Meeting adjourned at 5:50 p.m.
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