AGENDA

Monday, March 16, 2015

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  - Vice President Ron Banicki

2. Pledge of Allegiance

3. Roll Call - Absent Dale "Woody" Emmons

4. Approval of the Minutes of the Regular Meeting of March 2, 2015

Approved

5.  Petitions, Communications, Remonstrance and Memorials

Deputy Clerk Mary Ellen Hazen read the following letters of recommendation;

  • A letter from the Board of Zoning Appeals regarding recommendations from their March 10, 2015 meeting.
  • A letter from the City Plan Commission regarding recommendations from their March 10, 2015 meeting.

6.   Report of Special Committee  None

7.   Ordinances on First Reading

Deputy Clerk Hazen read the following proposed ordinances by title and assigned to committee;

P.O. NO. 2015-04 Rezone from C-1 General Com to R-1 Single Family
502 West 6th St
(Assigned to Land Use Planning Committee)
P.O. NO. 2015-05 Amend PUD for Signage
Northwest corner of Jefferson Blvd and Byrkit Ave
(Assigned to Land Use Planning Committee)
P.O. NO. 2015-06 Amend PUD to allow for Childcare Services
235 W University Drive
(Assigned to Land Use Planning Committee)
P.O. NO. 2015-07 Amend PUD to allow for a Hotel
Toscana Park (Gumwood Rd)
(Assigned to Land Use Planning Committee)

8.   Resolutions

Deputy Clerk Hazen read the following resolutions and Vice President Banicki introduced each of the state champions and their coaches;

R2015-07
Passed 8 to 0
Honoring Penn High School State Champion Wrestler Chase Osborn
R2015-08
Passed 8 to 0
Honoring Penn High School State Champion Wrestler Kobe Woods
R2015-09
Passed 8 to 0
Honoring Penn High School State Champion Team Wrestlers

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

R2015-10
Passed 8 to 0
Fiscal Plan for Annexation and Zoning I-2
South of Conrail RR adjacent to 226 S. Elder
R2015-11
Passed 8 to 0
Use Variance to allow a Cell tower
West of Tanglewood Trace Lane – West side of Grape Rd North of Edison Rd
R2015-12
Passed 8 to 0
Use Variance to allow Automotive Use
403 South Main St
R2015-13
Continued to the
March 30, 2015 meeting
Use Variance to allow a Drop-Off Donation Center
Corner of 1231 LWW and Logan St.

9.   Ordinances on Second Reading

Deputy Clerk Hazen read the following proposed ordinance by title and the council voted on the annexation;

P.O. NO. 2015-03
Passed 8 to 0
Ord No 5479
Annex and zone I-2 Heavy Industrial
South of Conrail RR adjacent to 226 S. Elder
(Assigned to Land Use Planning Committe)
VOTE ONLY

10.  Privilege of the Floor – Non-Agenda Items  None

11.  Unfinished Business   None

12.  New Business

Matt Mammolenti stated the Twin Branch Neighborhood Meeting will be Wednesday, March 18th at 7:00pm. The speaker will be Todd Geers, Dispatch Executive Director.

John Reisdorf said the Penn Hockey Team has also won a state championship. He also informed the public that Anna Rohrer has set a new record in the 5,000 meter run at the New Balance National indoor track and field meet.

Vice President Banicki reminded everyone that the April 6th meeting will be changed to March 30th.

13.  Adjournment  8:36PM

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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