January 20, 2009


The regular meeting of the Board of Public Works and Safety/Utility Board was called to order by President Gary West at 10:03 a.m.  All members were present.  Mr. Prince moved to dispense with the reading of the minutes of January 13, 2009, and accept them as circulated.  Mr. Watson seconded; motion carried.


Bid Openings:

There were no bid openings.


Mayor’s Comments:

Mayor Rea introduced Gary Isle, Assistant Manager of the Sewer Department.  Mayor Rea also introduced Dave Majewski who has recently been appointed as the Assistant Manager at the Water Department. 


Mayor Rea also said a brief staff meeting would follow today’s meeting.


Department Head Reports:

There were no reports.


New Business:

Mr. West said Grievance No. 2008-1 has been filed by Mark Fedder, President of the Fraternal Order of Police.  A hearing was scheduled for Tuesday, January 27, 2009, at 11:00 a.m. in Room 106.


Mr. West said Houlihan’s Restaurant has submitted a letter seeking approval to hold their annual St. Patrick’s Day Tent Party.  Mr. West said he contacted Houlihan’s about providing drawings and layout and will route accordingly after receipt. The request was taken under advisement pending finalization of details.


Public Comments:

Mr. West said trash pick up will not be delayed due to the Martin Luther King, Jr. holiday on Monday.


Unfinished Business:

There being no additional business brought before the Board, the meeting was adjourned at 10:10 a.m.



Gary West – President of the Board of

Public Works and Safety/Utility Board


Kari Myers, Clerk of the Board of

Public Works and Safety/Utility Board