Monday, July 5, 2016

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 - All Present

4. Approval of the Minutes of the Regular Meeting of June 20, 2016  Approved

5.  Petitions, Communications, Remonstrance and Memorials

Ron Banicki turned the meeting over to Lt. Tim Williams, Mishawaka Police Department, who introduced the following DARE Essay Champions;

Presentation of the D.A.R.E. Essay City Champions

Delana Cates Twin Branch - State Champion
Kennedy Mills Mishawaka Catholic

Clerk Block read the following Appeal by title;

Appeal No. 2016-24 Use & Developmental Variance 4601 N. Grape Rd JMS Plaza the Vineyard Church will be occupying a portion of the existing Charter Fitness Building.

6.   Report of Special Committee  None

7.   Ordinances on First Reading  

Clerk Block read the following proposed ordinance by title and assigned to committee;

P. O. NO. 2016-13 Mishawaka Electric I & M Adjustment Factor Ordinance
(Assigned to Budget and Finance Committee)

8.   Resolutions  None

9.   Ordinances on Second Reading 

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

P. O. NO. 2016-12
Passed 9 to 0
Ord No 5534
Rezoning from R-1 to C-7 for Enlarging and Reconstruction DQ - Vacant Lot South of 3303 LWE
(Assigned to Land Use Planning Committee)

10.  Privilege of the Floor - Non-Agenda Items  None

11.  Unfinished Business

Use Variance in I-1 District to allow Auto/Motorcycle Service & Auto Body Repair
3916, 3926, 3904, 4002, 4014 Fir Rd

12.  New Business  

Woody Emmons asked the administration to patrol the area of 8th Street and Milburn Boulevard for cars being parked the wrong way also on the curbs and sidewalks and that the situation be looked into.

Woody Emmons announced the St. Bavo’s Neighborhood Meeting would be July 21 at 7:00PM. The speaker will be Mayor Dave Wood speaking on the State of the City and also neighborhood concerns.

Ross Deal stated there would be no meeting this month in the Twin Branch Area. The next meeting will resume in August for National Night Out.

Matt Mammolenti stated this would be Potsy Rulli, Mishawaka Police Dept., last meeting since he is retiring and congratulated him and wished him the best of luck.

Bryan Tanner announced “The Oaks” Neighborhood Meeting would be July 13, 2016 at Albright United Methodist Church at 6:00PM.

13.  Adjournment  7:30PM

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

Deborah S. Block
IAMC, MMC, City Clerk

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