Paulding Village Council met in Regular Session on June 19, 2017, at 6:30 p.m. in Council Chambers at the Municipal Building. Mayor Greg Reinhart called the meeting to order.

 

Finance Director Annette Hasch called roll with the following members present: Tim Boss, Robert L. Boyd, Ryan Mapes and Dan Workman. Solicitor Rachel L. Jones was also present.  Council members Randy Daeger and Barb Rife were absent, along with Village Administrator Robert Fisher.

 

Robert L. Boyd motioned to approve the minutes of the June 5th Council meeting, seconded by Ryan Mapes. Vote: all yea.

 

 

            David Burtch reminded Council that a Village representative needs to be appointed to the Paulding County Vision Board.

 

           

            Tim Boss reported on the Recreation Committee meeting held on June 13, 2017.  The following items were discussed:

·         Some of the pool features are not working.  Northwest Pools gave a rough estimate of $2,500 to $3,500 due to not knowing if it is a pump or a motor issue.

·         The carport/shelter for the skate park has arrived.  Waiting on someone to be able to assemble and install.

·         The infant swings for Lafountain Park will be installed by the Utility Department.

 

Robert L. Boyd reported on the Safety Committee meeting held on June 8, 2017.  The topic that was discussed was regarding getting a Taser for the Police Department.  The Police Department feels that a Taser would be helpful in violet situations and also allow a safe distance for the protection of the police officers.  This device would require training and certification to handle.  The policy and procedure manual would need updated along with the current laws regarding usage.  The estimated cost of device is less than $600.  Dan Workman motioned to approve the purchase of the Taser, seconded by Ryan Mapes.  Vote:  all yea.

 

Dan Workman reported on the Utility Committee meeting held on June 8, 2017.  The meeting was held to discuss the possible extension of water main on Fairground Drive.  The water main is proposed to travel from McDonald Pike and then east down Fairground Drive and end with a fire hydrant at the future site of the First Responder’s Training Facility.  Total length of the new water main would be approximately 1,000 to 1,100 feet.  Budgetary items, outsourcing work, and possible donations were also discussed.  The Village Administrator will contact the OEPA to find out more information to get process started.

 

Dan Workman reported on the Street Committee meeting held on June 8, 2017.  The meeting was held to approve the application for road closure from the Paulding County Senior Center.  The Paulding County Senior Center’s annual car show will be September 8, 2017.  The application for road closure is for Jackson Street east of Williams/127 to corner of Water Street and Main Street from corner of Perry Street to corner of Caroline Street.  Dan Workman motioned to approve Street Committee Report for the Mayor to sign application, seconded by Robert L. Boyd.  Vote:  all yea.

Finance Director Annette Hasch asked for the approval of Access Engineering’s invoice for $8,000 for the Perry, Cherry, Emerald and Various Street Improvements Project. Robert L. Boyd motioned to authorize the payment to Access Engineering in the amount of $8,000, seconded by Ryan Mapes. Vote: all yea.

 

Finance Director Annette Hasch asked for the authorization for the Mayor and her to sign the Ohio Public Works Commission signature page for Pay Request #3 (Perry, Cherry, Emerald and Various Street Improvements Project). Ryan Mapes motioned to authorize the Mayor and Finance Director to sign the signature pay request #3, seconded by Robert L. Boyd. Vote: all yea.

 

Mayor, Greg Reinhart presented the Administrator’s Agenda. The agenda consisted of the following:

 

           

            Dan Workman motioned to approve the Administrator’s Agenda, seconded by Tim Boss. Vote: all yea.

 

Mayor Greg Reinhart relayed that the EMS report May 2017 is in the Council packet.

 

Robert L. Boyd motioned to pay the bills, seconded by Ryan Mapes. Vote: all yea.

 

Robert L. Boyd motioned for Council to move into Executive Session to consider the legal matters of a Village contract, seconded by Tim Boss. Vote: all yea.

 

Dan Workman motioned for Council to move into Regular Session, seconded by Robert L. Boyd.  Vote:  all yea.

 

Dan Workman motioned to appoint Ryan Mapes to the Paulding County Vision Board, seconded by Robert L. Boyd.  Vote:  all yea.

 

Ryan Mapes motioned to adjourn, seconded by Robert L. Boyd. Vote: all yea.

 

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Finance Director                                                          Mayor