Tuesday, November 6, 2017

Meetings of Standing Committees

Executive Session
6:00 P.M.

Meetings of Standing Committees
Council Conference Room

6:45 P.M.

 7:00 P.M.


1. Call to Order 

2. Pledge of Allegiance - Moment of Silence for the families that were affected by the Texas Church shooting.

3. Roll Call - Absent Woody Emmons

4. Approval of the Minutes of the Regular Meeting of October 16, 2017  Approved

5.  Petitions, Communications, Remonstrance and Memorials  

Deputy Clerk Hazen read the following petitions by title;

Petition No. 2017-26 Rezone from I-2 Heavy Industrial to R-1 Single Family – 926 S. Byrkit Ave.
Petition No. 2017-27 Vacate Public Right of Way Veterans Parkway & Release of Easements 2320 Douglas Rd.

6.   Report of Special Committee  None

7.   Ordinances on First Reading  

Deputy Clerk Hazen read the following proposed ordinances by title and assigned to committee;

P.O. 2017-39 Transfer Funds MVH Dept. $44,000.00
Assigned to Budget and Finance Committee
P.O. 2017-40 Transfer Funds Central Services Dept. $43,000.00
Assigned to Budget and Finance Committee

8.   Resolutions  None

9.   Ordinances on Second Reading  None

10.  Privilege of the Floor - Non-Agenda Items  

Tony Trinca, Bill Sykes, David Morgan, all spoke on the seriousness of puppy mills in St. Joseph County.

Brent Williams, Chris Robbins, Jerry Goeller all spoke on Drug Problems and Nuisance Houses in Mishawaka.

11.  Unfinished Business  - None

12.  New Business  

Appointment to School Board

Kate Voelker made a motion to nominate Amanda Roberts to the Mishawaka School Board. Seconded by Bryan Tanner the motion carried by a vote of 8 to 0.

Ross Deal thanked Mike Trippel for saving the Christopher Columbus Statue after it was vandalized.

Ross Deal and Matt Mammolenti announced The Twin Branch Neighborhood Meeting will be November 15th at 7:00PM in the School. The speaker will be announced at a later date.

13.  Adjournment  8:14 PM

This meeting will be aired Wednesday, November 8, 2017 at 9:00am on the Public Access Channel.

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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