October 22, 2013 Summary

MARION CITY COUNCIL SPECIAL MEETING

 

 

City Hall – Council Chambers on October 22, 2013, 7:40 PM

 

ROLL CALL – 7 members answered – Mr. Thomas, Mrs. Blevins, Mr. Smith, Mr. Osborn, Mr. Daniels, Mrs. Gustin, Mr. Edwards; Mrs. Blevins moved to excuse Mr. Cumston, Mr. Ratliff, and Mr. Schaber, Mr. Smith 2nd. By a voice vote all members voted in approval to excuse Mr. Cumston, Mr. Ratliff, and Mr. Schaber.

 

THE PRAYER LED BY JASON QUAST OF FAMILY LIFE CHURCH

 

PLEDGE OF ALLEGIANCE

 

OLD BUSINESS:

 

ORDINANCE 2013-68:

ORDINANCE ADDING SECTION 1145.013 (I-3 MINERAL EXTRACTION) OF THE PLANNING AND ZONING CODE AS CONTAINED WITHIN THE MARION CITY CODE

          Mr. Smith stated that this came out of Zoning and Annexation Committee meeting with a 2-0 recommendation for approval, I’m asking for a 2nd reading tonight. ORDINANCE 2013-68 HAS HAD ITS SECOND READING

 

NEW BUSINESS:

 

RESOLUTION 2013-18

RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING AND DIRECTING THE MAYOR OF THE CITY OF MARION, OHIO TO PREPARE AND SUBMIT AN APPLICATION TO PARTICIPATE IN THE OHIO PUBLIC WORKS COMMISSION STATE CAPITAL IMPROVEMENT AND/OR LOCAL TRANSPORTATION IMPROVEMENT PROGRAMS AND TO EXECUTE CONTRACTS AS REQUIRED, AND DECLARING AN EMERGENCY

Mr. Thomas said this came out of committee and I am requesting its 1st reading. RESOLUTION 2013-18 HAS HAD ITS FIRST READING

 

ORDINANCE 2013-69:

ORDINANCE AUTHORIZING THE SAFETY DIRECTOR TO DISPOSE OF 2 VEHICLES PREVIOUSLY UTILIZED BY THE POLICE DEPARTMENT, AND DECLARING THEY ARE NO LONGER NECESSARY FOR ANY PUBLIC PURPOSE AND DECLARING AN EMERGENCY

Mr. Daniels said that this came out with a 3-0 recommendation, I ask for its first reading tonight. ORDINANCE 2013-69 HAS HAD ITS FIRST READING

 

ORDINANCE 2013-77:

ORDINANCE AUTHORIZING AND DIRECTING THE SERVICE DIRECTOR TO ENTER INTO CONTRACT WITH PARK ENTERPRISES, INC. FOR THE CONSTRUCTION OF A WALKING/BIKE TRAIL AT AND LEADING TO SAWYER LUDWIG PARK, AND DECLARING AN EMERGENCY

Mr. Daniels noted that this came out of Finance with a 2-0 recommendation, I ask for its first reading tonight. ORDINANCE 2013-77 HAS HAD ITS FIRST READING

 

 

 

ORDINANCE 2013-78:

ORDINANCE AUTHORIZING THE MAYOR TO ENTER INTO A LICENSE AGREEMENT WITH OHIO EDISON COMPANY TO ALLOW FOR THE CONSTRUCTION OF A WALKING/BIKE TRAIL LEADING TO SAWYER LUDWIG PARK, AND DECLARING AN EMERGENCY

Mr. Daniels noted that this came out of Finance with a 2-0 recommendation, I ask for its first reading tonight ORDINANCE 2013-78 HAS HAD ITS FIRST READING

 

President Edwards asked Mayor Schertzer if any of these are needed to pass earlier than Monday. Mayor Schertzer said we feel everything is good.

Adjourn

          With no further business to come before Council, President Edwards adjourned the Special Council meeting.

 

 

                                                            ____________________________                                                                     Dave Edwards                                                                                         President of Council

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Clerk of Council