April 18, 2011


Be it remembered that the Common Council of the City of Mishawaka, Indiana met in the Council Chambers of the Mishawaka City Hall on Monday, April 18, 2011 at 7:00 p.m. The meeting was called to order by the President John Gleissner and all were asked to stand for the Pledge of Allegiance. 


Clerk Block’s roll call showed the following;


Dale “Woody” Emmons 1st District Councilman – Present

Mike Bellovich 2nd District Councilman – Present

Ross Deal 3rd District Councilman - Present

Marsha McClure 4th District Councilman - Present

Michael Compton 5th District Councilman - Present

Ronald Banicki 6th District Councilman Present

John Gleissner, Councilman At Large – Present

Gregg Hixenbaugh, Councilman At Large – Present

John J. Roggeman, Councilman at Large – Present

A quorum was obtained.


Others present; Deborah S. Block, City Clerk; Mary Ellen Hazen Chief Deputy I, Linda Dotson, Chief Deputy II, and Council Attorney Mike Trippel.


The minutes from the April 4, 2011 meeting were approved as received from the Clerk’s Office.


Clerk Block read a letter from the Board of Zoning Appeals regarding recommendations from their April 12, 2011 meeting.


            APPEAL NO. 11-14             .


            APPEAL NO. 11-15            

PETITION NO. 11-07         





Mr. Deal stated Wednesday April 20th would be his 3rd District meeting at Twin Branch School at 7:00 p.m. with Gary West, Director of Engineering being the guest speaker, discussing updates in the city.


Mr. Hixenbaugh announced a benefit in April for Linda Constant, who was a Mishawaka Crossing Guard for many years at Liberty Elementary School who was unfortunately dealing with a serious health condition.  He said the fund raiser organized by her friends on April 30th in Plymouth Indiana and donation can be made to the First Source Bank. 


Mr. Emmons announced his 1st District meeting would be on the fourth Thursday April 28th at 7:00 p.m. and he too would be having Gary West Director of Engineering speak on the updates of what was going around the city.  


There being no further business to come before the Council, President Gleissner adjourned the meeting at 7:20 p.m.


Deborah  S. Block, _________________/s/                           John P. Gleissner                      /s/

Deborah  S. Block, MMC                                                       John P. Gleissner

City Clerk                                                                                                              Presiding Officer

cch04-18-11.pdf15.84 KB