October 27, 2014 Summary

MARION CITY COUNCIL MEETING

 

 

City Hall – Council Chambers on October 27, 2014, 7:30 PM

ROLL CALL – 9 members answered – Mr. Cumston, Mr. Ratliff, Mr. Thomas, Mrs. Blevins, Mr. Smith, Mr. Osborn, Mr. Crider, Mr. Daniels, Mr. Edwards; Mr. Ratliff moved to excuse Mrs. Gustin, Mr. Cumston 2nd. Roll call: Ayes all, motion carried.  Mrs. Gustin is excused.

 

PRAYER LED BY TIM ERRINGTON OF FAMILY LIVE CHURCH

 

PLEDGE OF ALLEGIANCE

 

Summary of Proceedings from October 13, 2014; Mr. Cumston moved, Mr. Smith 2nd. Roll Call: Ayes all, motion carried, Summary of Proceedings is accepted.

 

Mr. Cumston moved to add 2014-68; Mr. Thomas 2nd; Mr. Ratliff 3rd. ORDINANCE 2014-68 IS ADDED TO TONIGHT’S AGENDA

 

NEW BUSINESS:

 

ORDINANCE 2014-66:

ORDINANCE MAKING APPROPRIATIONS IN THE GENERAL FUND SUPPLY LINE ITEM FOR USE BY THE MARION CITY FIRE DEPARTMENT WHICH WAS FROM DONATED FUNDS

          Mr. Cumston stated that this came out of Finance with a 2-0 recommendation for approval, I move to suspend, Mr. Osborn 2nd; Roll call: Ayes all, motion carried.

Mr. Cumston moved to adopt, Mr. Smith 2nd; Roll call: Ayes all, motion carried. ORDINANCE 2014-66 IS ADOPTED

 

ORDINANCE 2014-67:

ORDINANCE MAKING AN APPROPRIATION TO THE PARKS FUND FROM THE GENERAL FUND FROM A GRANT, DONATED, AND SALE OF ASSET MONIES FOR THE YEAR ENDING DECEMBER 31, 2014

Mr. Cumston stated that this came out of Finance with a 2-0 recommendation for approval, I move to suspend, Mr. Osborn 2nd; Roll call: Ayes all, motion carried.

Mr. Cumston moved to adopt, Mr. Smith 2nd; Roll call: Ayes all, motion carried. ORDINANCE 2014-67 IS ADOPTED

 

ORDINANCE 2014-68:

ORDINANCE AUTHORIZING THE SERVICE DIRECTOR TO ENTER IN CONTRACT FOR THE PURCHASE OF FUEL AND PAINT, AND DECLARING AN EMERGENCY

          Mr. Cumston said this Ordinance was missed putting it on the agenda this past Finance. I move to waive Rule 56; Mr. Thomas 2nd. Roll Call: Ayes all, motion carried.

Mr. Cumston moved to suspend, Mr. Osborn 2nd; Roll Call: Ayes all, motion carried

          Mr. Cumston moved to adopt, Mr. Smith 2nd. Mr. Osborn asked for discussion on this. Mr. Shoup said we opened bids on October 9. As you can see the bidder on paint is the same outfit we have now. Also the fuel at Ohio’s Co-Op. Mr. Osborn asked about the only bidders. Mr. Shoup said there was another on the paint, but they did not comply with bidding specifications.

          Roll call for adoption: Ayes all, motion carried. ORDINANCE 2014-68 IS ADOPTED

 

Matters not on the Agenda:

None

 

Committee Dates:

Finance                             11/3    @ 6:30 Regular Business

Airport Lands & Bldgs.       11/3    @ 6:45 WIC Building

Legislation Codes              11/3    @ 7:00 Chapter 1360

 

          Mr. Thomas said that we will reschedule Chapter 916 (Streets & Sewers) at a later date.

        

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

 

                                                            ____________________________                                                           Dave Edwards                                                                                         President of Council

 

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Clerk of Council