Regular Meeting, Common Council, Council Chambers, 301 East Clinton Street, Frankfort, IN 46041, Monday, March 25, 2013, 7:00 p.m.
The Common Council met in a regular meeting on March 25, 2013 in the Council Chambers, 301 East Clinton Street, Frankfort, Indiana at 7:00 PM and the following action was taken: Mayor Chris McBarnes called the meeting to order, and led the assembly in the Pledge of Allegiance. Mayor McBarnes then prayed. Upon roll call the following members were present: Jim Moyer, Sam Paul, Rick Gunyon, and Joe Palmer. Also present Les Bergum, City Attorney and Judy Suter, Clerk-Treasurer. Absent: Eric Woods, Josh Uitts, Jake Myers.
The minutes for the March 11, 2013 regular meeting were presented. Jim Moyer made a motion to approve the minutes from the March 11, 2013 regular meeting. Joe Palmer seconded the motion. Upon Roll Call vote four “ayes” were recorded. Motion passed.
ORDINANCE 13-06: AN ORDINANCE AMENDING THE ZONING ORDINANCE OF THE CITY OF FRANKFORT.
Jim Moyer made a motion to read Ordinance 13-06 by title only. Rick Gunyon seconded the motion. Upon roll call vote four “ayes” were recorded. Motion passed. Ordinance 13-06 was read by title only. Sam Paul made a motion to pass Ordinance 13-06 on the First Reading. Joe Palmer seconded the motion. Les Bergum explained that this has to do with the CVS development on the southeast corner of State Road 39 and 28. Les stated that there is a small portion of real estate on the Ponton property that needs to be reclassified from C-Residential to General Business. Jim Moyer stated that he would like to see a picture of this property. Les stated that the developer was unable to attend the meeting due to the weather. Mayor McBarnes stated that they will have someone at the next Council meeting. Upon roll call vote four “ayes” were recorded. Ordinance 13-06 passed on the First Reading.
RESOLUTION 13-05: A RESOLUTION DIRECTING TRANSFER OF APPROPRIATED FUNDS.
Joe Palmer made a motion to pass Resolution 13-05. Jim Moyer seconded the motion. Upon roll call vote four “ayes” were recorded. Resolution 13-05 passed.
Rick Gunyon asked the Mayor about an update on the Stellar Community funding. Mayor McBarnes gave an update on the Stellar Community funding program. Mayor McBarnes stated that he had submitted the letter of intent, and HWC had helped put the information together. Mayor McBarnes stated that the site visit by the Lieutenant Governor will be on May 15th from 9 AM to noon. Mayor McBarnes stated that a week from Tuesday he will be attending the County Council meeting and giving a presentation on the Stellar Community funding program.
Joe Palmer thanked the Street Department for the good job that they had done with the snow removal.
Rick Gunyon stated that the Storm Water Ordinance will be presented for second reading at the April 8th Council meeting.
There being no further business to come before the Council Jim Moyer made a motion to adjourn. Joe Palmer seconded the motion. Motion was approved by unanimous voice vote. Meeting adjourned.