February 19, 2013

HARRISON TOWNSHIP TRUSTEES MEETING

February 19, 2013

REGULAR MEETING CALL TO ORDER:

Chairman Keith Peters called the Regular Trustee Meeting of February 19, 2013 to order at 7:00pm at the Township Hall, 2746 Weigand Road, Lockbourne, Ohio.  Attending were Trustee Paul Welsh, Trustee Doug Clark, Fiscal Officer MaryAnn Elliott, Fire Chief Eric Edgington,  Zoning Inspector Joe DeFelice and Road/Cemetery Superintendent Kevin Hulse.  Also attending was realtor Michelle Kovach.   

HEARING OF VISITORS:

Michelle Kovach, with Coldwell Banker Realty, discussed the two acre parcel in South Bloomfield.  Since South Bloomfield has approved the HUD development next year, the Trustees asked Ms. Kovach to do some research on property in that area and attend the Trustee meeting on March 5 to suggest a listing price.

ZONING INSPECTOR: 

            Nothing to report.

ROAD/CEMETERY SUPERINTENDENT: 

  1. Kevin has a half day class on Friday.
  2. Kevin asked for a vacation day on March 4, 2013.  The Trustees approved.

RESOLUTION 13-22

A RESOLUTION TO REMOVE THE WEIGHT LIMIT ON DUVALL ROAD FROM STATE ROUTE 23 TO THE RAILROAD CROSSING IN DUVALL.  Mr. Clark moved and Mr. Welsh seconded and the Trustees voted with two yes votes to approve R13-22.

  1. Kevin will remove the weight limit signs on Duvall Road west of the railroad crossing.  Mr. Peters will call the County Commissioner’s Office.

FIRE CHIEF’S REPORT:

  1. The Chief recommended the hiring of Courtney Green and Dustin Widmayer to fill two part time reserve positions.

RESOLUTION 13-23

A RESOLUTION TO HIRE COURTNEY GREEN AS A PART TIME FIREFIGHTER EFFECTIVE FEBRUARY 24, 2013.  Mr. Welsh moved and Mr. Clark seconded and the Trustees voted with three yes votes to approve R13-23.

RESOLUTION 13-24

A RESOLUTION TO HIRE DUSTIN WIDMAYER AS A PART TIME FIREFIGHTER EFFECTIVE FEBRUARY 24, 2013.  Mr. Clark moved and Mr. Welsh seconded and the Trustees voted with three yes votes to approve R13-24.

ACTION ON MINUTES:

February 5, 2013 Regular meeting:  Mr. Clark moved and Mr. Welsh seconded a motion to approve the minutes of the regular meeting of February 5, 2013 and the Trustees voted with three yes votes.  Motion carried. 

OLD BUSINESS:

  1. Mr. Peters and the county have looked at the ditch and water flow on the Arledge Property on Lockbourne Eastern and have discussed the issue with Mr. Arledge.

FISCAL OFFICER’S REPORT:  None

RESOLUTION 13-25

A RESOLUTION TO APPROVE AND PAY THE ATTACHED LIST OF BILLS AS THE LAWFUL OBLIGATIONS OF HARRISON TOWNSHIP.  Mr. Welsh moved and Mr. Clark seconded and the Trustees voted with two yes votes to approve R13-25.

ADJOURNMENT:

With no further comments and all scheduled matters attended to, Mr. Welsh moved and Mr. Clark seconded the motion to adjourn the February 19, 2013 Board of Trustees Meeting.  All were in favor and the meeting was adjourned at 7:30pm.