A RESOLUTION TO DECLARE WITH THE GRANVILLE TOWNSHIP TRUSTEES THAT OPERATION AND MAINTENANCE OF THE UNION CEMETERY, UNDER THE PROVISIONS OF SECTION 759.27 OF THE OHIO REVISED CODE, CONTINUE; AND TO APPOINT A MEMBER TO THE UNION CEMETERY BOARD OF TRUSTEES
WHEREAS, Granville Village and Granville Township have agreed that the Old Colony Burying Ground, located on the east side of South Main Street in Granville, is a site of community interest and historical value, and;
WHEREAS, Granville Village owns and currently maintains the Old Colony Burying Ground's site, and;
WHEREAS, Granville Township owns and maintains Maple Grove and other township cemeteries, and;
WHEREAS, Granville Village and Granville Township deem it appropriate that the best interests of the Old Colony Burying Ground are and continue to be most appropriately served by a union for cemetery purposes.
NOW, THEREFORE, be it resolved by the Village Council of Granville, Ohio, that:
Section I: The Old Colony Burying Ground located on the east side of South Main Street in Granville Village shall remain a Union Cemetery in accordance with the provisions of Section 759.27 of the Ohio Revised Code.
Section II: The Granville Village Council hereby continues its agreement to operate the Old Colony Burying Ground as a Union Cemetery as defined and set forth in Section 759.27 through 759.43 of the Ohio Revised Code.
Section III: Paul Jenks be and hereby is appointed to a term as a Union Cemetery Trustee, which term will commence on June 1, 2011 and expire on May 31, 2014.
Section IV: BE IT FURTHER NOTED that the Union Cemetery Board is as follows with terms as indicated:
Member Term Expires
Paul Jenks May 31, 2014
Rob Drake May 31, 2012
Constance Barsky May 31, 2013
Section V: This resolution shall take effect and be in force immediately upon passage.
Passed this 4th day of May, 2011.