City Council Meeting

Event Date: 
Mon, 06/24/2024 - 6:30pm

Meeting Location:  Council Chambers (Courtroom I - City Hall, 2nd Floor)

Time:  6:30 pm

Front Doors Open at 6:00 pm

General operating procedures:

  • Courtroom Decorum:  Eating and/or drinking and the use of tobacco products are prohibited in the courtrooms, irrespective of whether court is in session.
  • Verbal conversations are prohibited in the courtrooms at all times when council or court is in session.
  • When any member is about to address Council, he/she shall respectfully address himself/herself to the Presiding Officer and, when recognized by the chair, confine himself/herself to the question under debate, avoid personalities and refrain from impugning the motives of any other member's argument or vote.
  • All public meetings are recorded.

 



REGULAR COUNCIL MEETING -- 6:30 PM

20240624 CITY COUNCIL AGENDA.pdf

CALL TO ORDER/ROLL CALL

PLEDGE OF ALLEGIANCE AND INVOCATION

  • Invocation by:  Pastor Gregg Parkman, Associate Pastor, Marion Naz

SUMMARY OF PROCEEDINGS

OLD BUSINESS

Item 1.  ORDINANCE 2024-064.pdf:  ORDINANCE AUTHORIZING THE AUDITOR TO ENTER INTO AN AGREEMENT WITH VERITAS SOLUTIONS GROUP TO PERFORM AN ANALYSIS OF THE CITY’S UTILITY BILLING PROCESSES, AND APPROPRIATE THE NECESSARY FUNDS (Auditor)

Item 2.  ORDINANCE 2024-069.pdf:  ORDINANCE AUTORIZING THE SAFETY DIRECTOR TO AMEND THE MASTER TRAFFIC CONTROL PLAN BY PLACING STOP SIGNS ON EAST CHURCH STREET, FINDING WARRANT REQUIREMENTS HAVING BEEN MET IN REGARD TO THE SPECIFIC INTERSECTIONS CONTAINED HEREIN E CHURCH STREET STOP SIGNS (Collins)

Item 3.  ORDINANCE 2024-070.pdf:  ORDINANCE IMPOSING A SIX- MONTH MORATORIUM ON THE ACCEPTANCE, CONSIDERATION, AND/OR GRANTING OF ANY APPLICATIONS FOR LOCAL LICENSING APPROVAL AND/OR ANY ZONING, OCCUPANCY, OR OTHER PERMITS RELATING TO CULTIVATORS, PROCESSORS, OR RETAIL DISPENSARIES OF MARIJUANA WITHIN THE CITY OF MARION, AND DECLARING AN EMERGENCY. (Collins)

  • Zoning and Annexation Committee-- Mr. Prater, chair -- 2-1
  • First reading 05/28/2024
  • Second Reading 06/10/2024
  • Third Reading

Item 4.  ORDINANCE 2024-074.pdf:  ORDINANCE MAKING ADDITIONAL APPROPRIATIONS TO THE GENERAL FUND CITY HALL BUDGET TO COVER EXPENSES FOR THE YEAR ENDING DECEMBER 31, 2024, RELATED TO CREDIT CARD REIMBURSEMENT MONIES RECEIVED INTO THE GENERAL FUND FOR CHARGES INCURRED.(Auditor)

  • Finance Committee -- Ms. Laing, chair -- 3-0
  • First Reading 06/10/2024
  • Second Reading

Item 5.  RESOLUTION 2024-009.pdf:  RESOLUTION APPROVING AND ADOPTING THE BUDGET OF THE CITY OF MARION, OHIO FOR THE YEAR ENDING DECEMBER 31, 2025. (Auditor)

NEW BUSINESS

Item 1.  RESOLUTION 2024-010.pdf:  RESOLUTION CONFIRMING THE APPOINTMENT, BY THE MAYOR, OF ROGER RUTH, AS A MEMBER OF THE MARION CITY PLANNING COMMISSION (Mayor)

Item 2.  RESOLUTION 2024-011.pdf:  RESOLUTION CONFIRMING THE RE-APPOINTMENT, BY THE MAYOR, OF AN INDIVIDUAL TO SERVE AS A MEMBER TO THE AIRPORT COMMISSION (Mayor)

Item 3.  RESOLUTION 2024-012.pdf:  RESOLUTION CONFIRMING THE RE-APPOINTMENT, BY THE MAYOR, OF AN INDIVIDUAL TO SERVE AS A MEMBER TO THE AIRPORT COMMISSION (Mayor)

Item 4.  RESOLUTION 2024-013.pdf:  RESOLUTION CONFIRMING THE RE-APPOINTMENT, BY THE MAYOR, OF AN INDIVIDUAL TO SERVE AS A MEMBER TO THE AIRPORT COMMISSION (Mayor)

Item 5.  RESOLUTION 2024-014.pdf:  RESOLUTION CONFIRMING THE RE-APPOINTMENT, BY THE MAYOR, OF AN INDIVIDUAL TO SERVE AS A MEMBER TO THE AIRPORT COMMISSION (Mayor)

MATTERS NOT ON THE AGENDA

OTHER MATTERS

COMMITTEES

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Committee Assignments for 2024-2025

The first name shall be the chairman of the committee. The second name shall be the vice chairman. The third name shall be a member of the committee.  An updated contact list is included with every agenda.

Finance -- 

Airport, Lands & Buildings -- 

Jobs and Economic Development -- 
Legislation, Codes & Regulations -- 

Municipal Services, Parks & Recreation --  

Public Utilities -- 
Regional Planning -- 
  • Marion City/Marion County Regional Planning Link
  • Regional Planning Commission Meetings are held 7PM located in the Prospect Room, lower level of Marion County Building on 4th Wednesday of the month, except November and December meetings are combined due to holiday season and held on 2nd Wednesday of December. 
Streets and Sewers -- 

Zoning and Annexation -- 

Commissions:

Traffic Commission

Members of the Streets and Sewers Committee:  
Safety/Service Director:  Director Robbins or Director Bodine
City Engineer:  Vacant
Chief of Police:  Chief McDonald
Law Director:  Law Director Russell 

City Planning Commission:

Other Boards/Committees:

CANDO Board --

Downtown Marion Inc. -- 

Airport Commission -- Ms. Laing

Calendar: