AGENDA

Monday, December 15, 2014

Holiday Reception 6:00 P.M.

Meetings of Standing Committees
Council Conference Room
6:45 P.M.

REGULAR MEETING OF THE MISHAWAKA COMMON COUNCIL
COUNCIL CHAMBERS/CITY HALL
 7:00 P.M.

 

1. Call to Order

2. Pledge of Allegiance

3. Roll Call - all present

4. Approval of the Minutes of the Regular Meeting of December 1, 2014

Approved

5.  Petitions, Communications, Remonstrance and Memorials

Clerk Block presented the Mayor with the Red Kettle Trophy

Presentation of the Salvation Army Mayor's Challenge Red kettle Trophy

Clerk Block read the following recommendations;

A Letter from the Board of Zoning Appeals regarding recommendations from their December 9, 2014 meeting.

 

6.   Report of Special Committee  None

7.   Ordinances on First Reading

Clerk Block read the following proposed ordinance by title and a motion was made to wave the rules and have a second reading under New Business;
P.O. NO. 2014-38
Passed 9 to 0
Ord. No 5472

Clerk's Office Authorizing Community Promotion Account
(Requesting Second Reading)

P.O. NO. 2014-39
Passed 9 to 0
Ord. No 5473

Collective Bargaining Agreement for Firefighters Local 360
1/1/2015 thru 12/31/2016
(Requesting Second Reading)

P.O. NO. 2014-40
Passed 9 to 0
Ord. No 5474

Collective Bargaining Agreement for Police Lodge 91
1/1/2015 thru 12/31/2017
(Requesting Second Reading)

P.O. NO. 2014-41
Passed 9 to 0
Ord. No 5475

Collective Bargaining Agreement for Sewer Department Local 364
1/1/2015 thru 12/31/2017
(Requesting Second Reading)

P.O. NO. 2014-42
Passed 9 to 0
Ord. No 5476

Amending Collective Bargaining Agreement for Central Services Local 364
1/1/2013 thru 12/31/2016
(Requesting Second Reading)

8.   Resolutions

Clerk Block read the following resolutions by title and opened the public hearing;

R2014-23
FAILED 9 to 0

Use Variance to allow Auto Body Shop, Auto Repair, and Detailing
1910 N. Cedar St. 

R2014-24
FAILED 9 to 0

Use Variance to allow Auto Body Shop & Auto Paint Shop
428 Byrkit Street 

9.   Ordinances on Second Reading

Clerk Block read the following proposed ordinance by title and opened the public hearing;

P.O. NO. 2014-36
Passed 9 to 0
Ord No 5471
Transfer Funds – Park Dept. - $34,000.00
(Assigned to Budget and Finance Committee)

10.  Privilege of the Floor – Non-Agenda Items  

Dixie Mason, Imus Ct thanked the Council for a wonderful year and said they really do make a difference. She wished everyone a Merry Christmas.

11.  Unfinished Business   None

12.  New Business

Clerk Block stated a motion was needed to change the meeting dates; 
     Change of Meeting Dates for 2015 Elections

  • May 4th to 6th and Nov. 2nd to 4th

Mike Compton thanked everyone for all they have done in 2014 and wished everyone a Merry Christmas.

John Reisdorf announced the Firefighter Local 360 of the year was Captain David Ray.

Matt Mammolenti also stated there would be no Twin Branch Neighborhood meeting in December.

13.  Adjournment  8:07 PM 

At this time I know of no other business to come before the Council.

Deborah S. Block
IAMC, MMC, City Clerk

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