September 26, 2016 Summary

MARION CITY COUNCIL MEETING

City Hall – Council Chambers on September 26, 2016, 7:30 PM

ROLL CALL - 8 members answered – Mr. Cumston, Mr. Ratliff, Ms. Cunningham, Mr. Huddle, Mr. Daniels, Mr. Norris, Mrs. Gustin, Dr. Gray; Mr. Thomas and Ms. Blevins are both absent

PRAYER LED BY PASTOR TIM ERRINGTON FROM FAMILY LIFE CHURCH

OLD BUSINESS:

ORDINANCE 2016-60:

ORDINANCE TO VACATE ONE (1) 16’ WIDE EAST/WEST ALLEY LOCATED SOUTH OF 409 BELLEFONTAINE AVE (BETWEEN LOT NUMBERS 5902 AND 5987) PURSUANT TO ORC 723.041 RETAINING PERMANENT EASEMENT RIGHTS (Applicant, Marion Pointe)

Ms. Cunningham noted that this came out of Streets & Sewers with a 3-0 recommendation for approval, I’ll ask for a public hearing tonight.

Public hearing is now opened at 7:33 PM

No comments were made.

Public hearing is now closed @ 7:33 PM.

Ms. Cunningham moved to adopt, Mr. Cumston 2nd. Roll call: Ayes all, motion carried.  ORDINANCE 2016-60 IS ADOPTED

NEW BUSINESS:

ORDINANCE 2016-68:

ORDINANCE AMENDING CHAPTER 109 CONTRACTS AND PURCHASES BY ADDING SECTION 109.03 RENEWAL OF CONTRACTS

          Mr. Daniels said that this came out of Legislation Codes with a 3-0 recommendation for approval, tonight we’ll have a first reading. Directs the administration that no contract would have an automatic renewal. This protects future contracts with renewals.

          ORDINANCE 2016-68 HAS RECEIVED IT’S FIRST READING

Items not on the Agenda:

Spencer Phelps, 671 Meadow St. spoke on the Charity Ribs Cook Off @ the Fairgrounds on October 7, @ 5:00 p.m.

COMMITTEE DATES:

Finance                  10/3    @ 6:30 pm

Legislation Codes    10/3    @ 6:40 pm Liquor Permit

Regional Planning   9/28   @ 7:00 pm County Bldg.

          

With no further business to come before Council, Dr. Gray adjourned the meeting.

 

                                                            ____________________________                                                            Dr. Scot Gray                                                                                          President of Council

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Clerk of Council