Meeting called to order by Deborah Shumate, on Monday
Oct. 17, 2022 at 6:30pm. All Present joined in giving the pledge of Allegiance.
First order of business: 2023 Budget Adoption. Drew
Olman made motion to accept and Mark Marsee seconded. All ayes. Budget adopted.
Minutes of September 2022 meetings were presented to
Council. There being no correction to said minutes, Drew made motion to approve,
Mark seconded. All ayes.
review of the claims
presented, motion to accept and pay claims made by Mark, seconded by Mark. All Ayes.
Same presented by Doug Price.
Town Marshall's Report: Same presented
by Phillip Wilson,
Board Report: No meetings have been held. Derek Helton told Council that
he and Ryan Carpenter have been clearing out trees around the stage area in preparation
of the Christmas walk.
107 Preble was discussed. Attorney Fledderman stated that the County has sent a
letter addressing the violations. It would now be up to the Town or the neighbors
to file suit. Doug will discuss the matter with the complaining landlord.
Jodi Comer and Jill Curry opened a Public Hearing to once again pursue an OCRA Infrastructure
Grant for drinking water.
Sanitation increase was discussed. Attorney Fledderman
will draft an Ordinance for increases.
Business/Comments/Concerns from Public:
Mike Duffy spoke thanking Deb Shumate and Doug for
their effort with the Planning Commission. He also, thanked the Council for the
speed tables that will be installed. Mr. Duffy asked Council if there would be any
objections to self funded speed bumps installed on his street. Debbie Shumate stated
that it would be an issue with snow removal. Doug also, stated it would hinder emergency
Sandy Sieber asked Council about the status on court
filing. She was unhappy with the Council picking and choosing of Town violations.
Ms. Sieber asked about the 2023 Budget and why it wasn't available for the meetings.
She stated the minutes should reflect Budget information and how to access. She
addressed the issue of increasing water rates for the drinking water project, stating
that maybe the Town should look into incorporating further out to include homes
not in Town limits who are using our utilities.
Drew moves to adjourn meeting and Mark seconds. All
ayes. Meeting adjourned