November 25, 2019
The Common Council met in a regular meeting on November 25, 2019, in the Council Chambers, 301 East Clinton Street, Frankfort, Indiana at 7:00 PM.
Mayor Chris McBarnes called the meeting to order and led the assembly in the Pledge of Allegiance. David Hussey then prayed. Upon roll call, the following members were present: Jim Moyer, Eric Woods, Clarence Warthan, David Hussey, and Joe Palmer. Also present: Judith Sheets, Clerk-Treasurer and Les Bergum, City Attorney. Absent: Steve Beardsley and Lewis Wheeler.
MINUTES: The minutes for the November 12, 2019, regular meeting were presented. Eric Woods made a motion to approve the minutes for the November 12, 2019 council meeting. Jim Moyer seconded the motion. Upon roll call vote five “ayes” were recorded. Motion passed.
PUBLIC COMMENTS: There were no comments.
ORDINANCE 19-20: AN ORDINANCE AMENDING ORDINANCE NO. 19-14 SETTING SALARIES AND HOURLY WAGES FOR EMPLOYEES OF THE CIVIL CITY OF FRANKFORT, INDIANA. Eric Woods made a motion to suspend the rules and pass Ordinance 19-20 on the Second and Third Reading. Joe Palmer seconded the motion. Upon roll call vote five “ayes” were recorded. Motion passed. Joe Palmer made a motion to pass Ordinance 19-20 on the Second and Third Reading. Clarence Warthan seconded the motion. Upon roll call vote five “ayes” were recorded. Ordinance 19-20 passed on the Second and Third Reading.
OLD BUSINESS: Jim Moyer stated that they will be starting interviews for the Utility Service Board soon.
NEW BUSINESS: Mayor McBarnes stated that he went to the Healthy Communities Open House. Mayor McBarnes stated that it looks good and he encouraged everyone to go there and take a look.
Mayor McBarnes stated that all the Council members had received a copy of the Guidebook for Adoption of New Unified Development Ordinance. Mayor McBarnes talked about the information and stated that this has to go through the City Plan Commission first.
ADJOURNMENT: There being no further business to come before the Council, Jim Moyer made a motion to adjourn. Joe Palmer seconded the motion. Mayor McBarnes adjourned the meeting.