Tuesday, July 05, 2011


Meetings of Standing Committees

Council Conference Room

6:45 P.M.




 7:00 P.M.

1.  Call to Order


2.  Pledge of Allegiance


3.  Roll Call Gregg Hixenbaugh absent


4.  Approval of the Minutes of the Regular Meeting of June 20, 2011  approved 


5.  Petitions, Communications, Remonstrance and Memorials

Clerk Block read the following appeals and petition;

Appeal No. 2011-27           Use Variance to allow more than 2 tenants – 1753 E. 12th Street


Appeal No. 2011-29           Use Variance to allow residence for visiting families, doctors, and guests of the Center for Hospice Care

                             301 N. Cedar Street


Petition No. 2011-13         Rezone from R-1, C-1, & R-3 to C-3 City Center Com for a Hospice Facility     W. of Cedar St. N. if St. Joseph River



6.   Report of Special Committee  none



7.   Ordinances on First Reading  none



8._ _Resolutions    none






9.   Ordinances on Second Reading

Clerk Block read the following proposed ordinance and opened the public hearing;

P.O. No. 2011-11        Rezone from R-1 to C-1 – Relocation of Moose

Passed 8 to 0           Lodge facility - 123 Bain Avenue

Ord No 5309             (Assigned to Land Use Planning Committee)


10.  Privilege of the Floor – Non-Agenda Items 


President Gleissner announced the new 105 ft fire truck was outside city hall for the public to look at after tonight’s meeting.


11.  Unfinished Business


12.  New Business


Mr. Banicki thanked everyone for attending the Humane Society meeting.  He said issues were addressed and the boards were put up by the end of the week.


Neighborhood Meeting;

Woody Emmons,1st District Thursday, 7-28th at 7:00pm St. Bavo’s Mishawaka Swat Team is the speaker


Ross Deal thanked the Police Department for catching the graffiti violators in the Milburn Area.  They were adults and involved in 7 other different cases.


A resident of Kline St in Mishawaka thanked the administration for the great fireworks on Saturday, July 2nd.  He said in his 77 years they were the best.


13.  Adjournment   7:13pm


At this time I know of no other business to come before the Council.

Deborah S. Block, MMC, City Clerk

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