CITY OF MINGO REGULAR COUNCIL MEETING MINUTES APRIL 13th, 2021 – 6:30 pm – CITY HALL & VIA ZOOM DUE TO COVID-19
Mayor Pro-Tem Perry called meeting to order at 6:34 pm with motion by Goaley-Pleggenkuhle & 2nd by Crozier to approve agenda. AIF MC 4-0. Council members present were: Crozier, Perry, Phelps & Goaley-Pleggenkuhle via ZOOM. Absent was Milligan. Visitors: Scott Hoskins, Richard Phelps & Carol Myers
Mayor Pro-tem Perry asked for approval of previous council meeting minutes. Motion by Phelps & 2nd by Crozier. AIF MC 4-0.
Public Works – Nichol was not present. City Clerk gave report. Discussed street repairs already scheduled and the need to prioritize next work. Council approved June 7th as City Wide Clean up day and will have metal dumpster again. Clerk is to verify with Skunk River for date. Council approved street closure beside Greencastle Tavern for May 22nd, and Wednesday’s from 4-10:00 pm beginning May 12 thru Sept. 30th, 2021.
Resident Richard Phelps addressed council in regards to ATV’s being used to run up and down city streets with underage drivers. City advised any residents that want to report this issue to contact the Jasper County Sheriff’s Department. The City of Mingo Ordinance does not allow ATV’s, UTV’s, Golf Carts, Go-Carts or Mini-Bikes to be operated on City Streets. The City of Mingo HAS NOT adopted the Jasper County Ordinance which allows these type of vehicles to be operated on streets.
Kristen Crozier updated council on Hometown Pride. Have a “walk the creek clean up day” planned for May 15th at 10:00 am. Trees ordered during the sign up period will be disbursed on the 22nd of May.
MEDCO – Scott Hoskins updated council
Library – Carol Myers gave report.
Community Center – Report is available.
Fire Department – No report
Motion was made by Goaley-Pleggenkuhle & 2nd by Crozier to authorize Mayor Bartels to sign agreement between City of Mingo & V&K for antidegradation report and waste load allocation review. AIF MC 4-0Roll call: Milligan – Aye, Perry – Aye, Goaley-Pleggenkuhle – Aye, Crozier – Aye, Phelps – Absent. Resolution passes 4-0.
Motion was made by Crozier & 2nd by Goaley-Pleggenkuhle to set public hearing for FY2021 Budget amendment for May 11th, 2021-6:30 pm, City Hall. AIF MC 4-0.
First reading of proposed ordinance change No. 3 increasing water rates. Motion by Crozier & 2nd by Phelps. Roll Call vote 4-ayes, 1-absent. First reading passes
First reading of proposed ordinance change No. 4 increasing tapping fee for new water service hook up to main. Motion by Crozier & 2nd by Phelps. Roll call vote: 4-ayes, 1-absent. First reading passes
First reading of proposed ordinance change No. 5 increasing sewer rates. Motion by Crozier & 2nd by Phelps. Roll call vote: 4-ayes, 1-absent. First reading passes
First Reading of proposed ordinance No. 6 pertaining to disposal of solid waste & recyclable material, setting rates. Motion by Crozier & 2nd by Phelps. Roll call vote: 4-ayes, 1-absent. First reading passes.
First reading of proposed Ordinance NO. 7 adding Chapter 52 – GRASS & WEED CONTROL. Motion by Phelps & 2nd by Crozier. Roll call vote: 4-ayes, 1-absent. First reading passes.
First reading of proposed Ordinance NO. 8 Adopting Jasper County Animal Control Ordinance. Motion by Crozier & 2nd by Phelps. Roll call vote: 4-ayes, 1-absent. First reading passes
First reading of proposed Ordinance No. 9 increasing tapping fee for new sewer service hook up to main. Motion by Goaley-Pleggenkuhle & 2nd by Crozier. Roll call vote: 4-ayes, 1-absent. First reading passes.
Motion by Goaley-Pleggenkuhle & 2nd by Crozier to approve 28E agreement between the City of Mingo & Jasper County for animal control. AIF MC 4-0.
Motion by Goaley-Pleggenkuhle & 2nd by Crozier to approve bills and financials. AIF MC 4-0.
Motion by Crozier and 2nd by Phelps to adjourn regular council meeting, Mayor Pro Tem Perry adjourns meeting at 8:08 pm.
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AS OF FEBRUARY 1, 2020, THE REGULAR CITY COUNCIL MEETINGS WILL BE HELD THE 2ND TUESDAY OF EACH MONTH, BEGINNING AT 6:30 PM. THEY HAVE ALWAYS BEEN HELD ON THE 2ND MONDAY AT 6:00 PM IN THE PAST.
4/28/21 - COUNCIL MEETINGS ARE NOW BEING HELD IN PERSON AT THE MINGO CITY HALL.
GARBAGE COLLECTION: WILL ALWAYS BE ON THURSDAY, THE ONLY TIME IT WOULD CHANGE IS IF CHRISTMAS FELL ON A THURSDAY THEN PICKUP WOULD BE FRIDAYT
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