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Council Minutes January 3, 1990

JANUARY 3, 1990
Mayor Eisenberg called the meeting to order at 7: 30 p.m..
Responding to roll call were:
Councilmember Rader
Councilmember Ormond
Councilmember Marshall
Councilmember Malcuit
Councilmember Hughes
Vice Mayor
Law Director
Mayor Eisenberg commented that it was nice to see everyone back
from the holidays.
A public hearing was held at this time for the following
Ordinance No. 42-89 -An Ordinance To Establish The Manager' s Salary For 1990.
No one appeared to speak for or against Ordinance No. 42-89.
Public hearing closed at 7: 34 p.m..Action on this ordinance was
held for old business.
December 20, 1989 -Regular Council Meeting -Vice Mayor Morrow
moved that the minutes be approved as submitted. Motion seconded
by Councilmember Marshall. Motion carried.
Those who signed the register were:
Brenda Mix
Herb Murphy
Sally MacPhail, Sentinel
Dawn West, Advocate
No comments, questions or concerns were voiced at this time.
Planning Commission -Councilmember meeting Marshall reported on the of December loth. At that meeting the Commission reviewed
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and approved Bernard Williams revised application for a fence
between his parking lot off of South Main Street and the
veterinarian office.
Recreation Commission -Councilmember Hughes reported that the
Commission met Tuesday, January 2nd. At that meeting a special
meeting was scheduled for Monday, January 22nd, at 7: 00 p.m.,to
be held at the Granville Library. The purpose of the special
meeting will be to discuss ideas for uses or projects that the
Recreation Commission might request a portion of the $500, 000
insurance paid to Granville Township as a result of the Opera
House Fire. All members of the Recreation Commission are invited
to the special meeting.
Comprehensive Planning Committee -Vice Mayor Morrow reported
that the Comprehensive Planning Committee had sent their written
recommendations to the Planners. Mr. Morrow commented that the
Committee hope to see a plan by the first of February. A copy of
those recommendations are hereby attached as part of these
Councilmember Marshall commented on Allan Keil' s letter and
felt that the letter was more statements than questions, and
didn' t feel a response was necessary. He said as long as the
letter was brought to Mr. Morrow' s attention that should be
Manager Plunkett stated that all varying opinions: letters,
etc.,were sent to the Planners.
Mayor Eisenberg commented that he was gratified that a substantial movement forward had been made.
Ordinance No. 42-89, "An Ordinance To Establish The Salary Manager' s For 1990"w,as moved for adoption by Vice Mayor Morrow. Motion seconded by Councilmember Marshall. Roll call on the
motion: Morrow- yes, Marshall-yes, Ormond- yes, Rader-yes, Malcuit- yes, Hughesy-es, Eisenbergy-es. Seven yes votes. Motion carried. Ordinance No. 42-89 duly adopted.
Resolution No. 90-1, "To Authorize The Village Manager To Enter Into An Agreement With C.F.Bird &R.J.Bull, Inc.,For The Design Of The East Granville Water Improvements"w,as introduced, read in its entirety and moved for passage by Councilmember Hughes. Motion seconded by Councilmember Ormond. Discussion: Councilmember Rader asked what the cost of the engineering would
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be, and Manager Plunkett responded and said between $42, 000 and
46, 000. Following discussion the motion for passage carried.
Resolution No. 90-1 duly passed.
Ordinance No. 1-90, "An Ordinance To Approve And Adopt Current
Replacement Pages To The Codified Ordinances; and Declaring An
Emergency", was introduced and title read in its entirety by
Councilmember Malcuit.
Councilmember Malcuit moved for passage of the Emergency
Clause, and read Section III, in its entirety. Motion seconded by
Vice Mayor Morrow. Roll call vote: Malcuit- yes, Morrow- yes,
Marshall-yes, Ormond- yes, Hughes- yes, Rader- yes, Eisenberg-yes.
Seven yes votes. Motion carried. Emergency Clause, Section III
duly passed.
Discussion: Vice Mayor Morrow asked if Chapter 313. 09 -
Ambiguous or Non- Working Traffic Signs (Added),of this
ordinance, was the version that Village Council specifically
amended to make the language easier to understand. Response to
Mr. Morrow was no, it had not been checked out. Mr. Morrow
believing that this particular chapter had not been reviewed,
moved to amend Ordinance No. 1-90 by omitting Chapter 313. 09 from
Section II, rather than holding up the whole ordinance and pass
the Chapter after the language had been reviewed. Motion seconded
by Councilmember Malcuit. Roll call vote: Morrow- yes, Malcuityes,
Marshall-yes, Ormond- yes, Hughes- yes, Rader-yes, Eisenbergyes.
Seven yes votes. Motion carried. Ordinance No. 1-90 duly
Councilmember Malcuit moved for adoption of Ordinance No. 1-
90 as amended. Motion seconded by Vice Mayor Morrow. Roll call
vote: Malcuit-yes, Morrow- yes, Marshall-yes, Ormond- yes, Hughesyes,
Rader- yes, Eisenberg- yes. Seven yes votes. Motion carried.
Ordinance No. 1-90 as amended duly adopted.
Ballot Results On Exclusive Contract For Curbside Refuse/ Recycling Pickup
Manager Plunkett said the Village received 611 responses to the
survey ballots mailed out with utility bills. Out of the 611
urensdpeocnidseeds., 300 were opposed, 266 were in favor, and 17 were
Mayor Eisenberg commented that even if you were in favor of recycling, you had to tie that to a single exclusive carrier or franchise to which many were opposed.
Manager Plunkett said since that the initial proposal had been made by Johnson Disposal, Big 0"has said he would remove recyclables if he could, but he would have to have some guarantee
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in order to do so, and Waste Management too, is very eager to get
into the recycling business and is gearing up for it.
Mike Lafferty, 195 Welsh Hills Road, reporter for the Columbus
Dispatch, spoke on HB 592. The bill was signed by Governor
Celeste in July of 1988, and allows counties to join in the
formation of solid waste districts. The bill stipulates that
districts must submit a solid waste plan to the Ohio EPA by
December 1991, and must provide safe and sanitary management of
its solid waste for a minimum of 10 years. In addition, landfill
intake must be reduced by 25 percent. The law also encourages
recycling. Mr. Lafferty said we are all charged with doing
something. It' s hard to create new landfills, and we' ll be
running out in about seven years. If we don' t meet the 25%
reduction of landfill intake the state will come in and amend our
own solid waste plan to comply.
Councilmember Ormond said she had been talking with people
in Newark who have a grant writer to promote recycling, and if a Board is formed, she would like to see a member of Granville
Village Council on such a Board, and offered to take on that
Councilmember Malcuit said she would be interested in
serving on such a Board as well.
Mayor Eisenberg asked how the rock salt is working out for
the Street Department. Manager Plunkett responded and said
wonderful".He said the salt is being stored on a temporary site at present because the ground froze before the bay was completed.
Councilmember Marshall asked why there were some hydrants in
town with black bags and plastic tape on them. said Manager Plunkett those hydrants are not operating at 100%for a variety of
reasons, and the Village doesn' t want the Fire Department to
totally depend on those hydrants for water.
Councilmember Malcuit asked the Manager if he had received
any letters of interest in serving on Boards &Commissions.
Manager Plunkett responded and said he had received four
responses: Roger Roth, Mike Snyder, Ron Winters, and Dr. William Keeler. There are two new seats to be filled on the Board of Zoning &Building Appeals (Charter Amendment)o,ne seat on the Improvement Board (Judy Stansbury has resigned -her seat expires 13/ 19/ 0)a, oney-ear term on the Planning Commission (person to be recommended by Granville Exempted School District Board of Education)S,usan Lamson' s seat on the Planning Commission expires 13/19/0, and Ben Mason has resigned as the Village' s citizen-at-large representative on the Planning Commission.
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Planning Commission Meeting January 10, 1990, 7: 30 p. m.
Village Council\Planning Commission Joint Worksession, Jaduary
17, 1990, 6: 30 p.m.
Regularly Scheduled Council Meeting, January 17, 1990, 7: 30 p. m.
With no further business to discuss, Vice Mayor Morrow moved for
adjournment. Motion seconded by Councilmember Ormond. Motion
Meeting adjourned at 8: 12 p.m..
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