July 10, 2017 Summary

MARION CITY COUNCIL MEETING

 

 

City Hall – Council Chambers on July 10, 2017, 7:30 PM

 

ROLL CALL -10 members answered – Mr. Cumston, Mr. Ratliff; Mr. Thomas, Ms. Blevins, Ms. Cunningham, Mr. Huddle, Mr. Norris, Mr. Daniels, Ms. Gustin, Ms. Fisher.

 

PRAYER LED BY SULU KELLEY

 

Summary of Proceedings from June 26, 2017 – Mr. Cumston moved to approve, Mr. Thomas 2nd. Roll call: Ayes all, motion carried. Summary is approved.

 

Mr. Cumston moved to add 2 ordinances from Finance tonight: 2017-39 and 2017-41; Mr. Thomas 2nd, Ms. Blevins 3rd. ORDINANCES 2017-39 AND 2017-41 HAS BEEN ADDED TO TONIGHT’S AGENDA.

 

OLD BUSINESS:

 

ORDINANCE 2017-31:

ORDINANCE TO VACATE A 16’ WIDE NORTH/SOUTH ALLEY BETWEEN 1083 AND 1085 WEST CENTER STREET (LOT #’S 6746 AND 4218) PURSUANT TO ORC 723.041 RETAINING PERMANENT EASEMENT RIGHTS (Applicant, Richard Collins)

          Mr. Thomas said this came out of Streets & Sewers with a 2-0 recommendation for approval, we are requesting a second reading tonight with a public hearing on July 24, 2017. ORDINANCE 2017-31 HAS HAD ITS 2nd READING

 

ORDINANCE 2017-34:

ORDINANCE TO VACATE A 16’ WIDE “L” SHAPED ALLEY BETWEEN LOT #’S 920 TO 924 AND 926 TO 930 AND BEHIND PRESIDENT HARDING’S HOME PURSUANT TO ORC 723.041 RETAINING PERMANENT EASEMENT RIGHTS (Applicant, The Ohio Historical Society)

          Mr. Thomas said this came out of Streets & Sewers with a 2-0 recommendation for approval, we’ll have a second reading and a public hearing will also be on July 24, 2017. ORDINANCE 2017-34 HAS HAD ITS 2nd READING

ORDINANCE 2017-39:

ORDINANCE MAKING APPROPRIATION ADJUSTMENTS IN VARIOUS FUNDS FOR THE YEAR ENDING DECEMBER 31, 2017

Mr. Cumston said this came out of Finance with a 3-0 recommendation for approval, we’ll have a first reading tonight. ORDINANCE 2017-39 HAS HAD IT’S 1ST READING

 

ORDINANCE 2017-41:

AN ORDINANCE PROVIDING FOR THE ISSUANCE AND SALE OF NOTES IN THE MAXIMUM AGGREGATE PRINCIPAL AMOUNT OF $7,688,500, IN ANTICIPATION OF THE ISSUANCE OF BONDS, FOR THE PURPOSE OF PAYING THE COSTS OF VARIOUS IMPROVEMENTS; AND DECLARING AN EMERGENCY

Mr. Cumston said this came out of Finance with a 3-0 recommendation for approval, we’ll have a first reading tonight. ORDINANCE 2017-41 HAS HAD IT’S 1ST READING

 

 

 

Matters not on the Agenda:

 

NONE

 

COMMITTEE DATES:

                                                                      Reference

Finance:                 7-18-2017     @ 6:30 pm    Regular Business

Jobs & Economic    7-24-2017     @ 6:15 pm    Cando and DT review

Legislation Codes    7-18-2017     @ 6:40 pm    Liquor Permit

Regional Planning:  7-26-2017     @ 7:00 pm    County Building

         

 

With no further business to come before Council, Ms. Fisher adjourned the meeting.

 

                             

                                                            ____________________________                                                            Kate Fisher                                                                                             President of Council

 

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Clerk of Council