President of Council Kathy McNear called Council to order on October 3, 2007, at 7:00 p.m.

    The governmental body and those in attendance recited the pledge of allegiance.

    Mr. Knox took roll call. Present were Council members Danbury, Galster, Harlow, Squires, Vanover, and Wilson.

    The minutes of September 19, 2007 were approved with six affirmative votes.

    COMMUNICATIONS                     -     none

    COMMUNICATIONS FROM THE AUDIENCE   
   
    Donna Reece, Springdale resident, introduced herself and announced she is running for the Princeton School Board.

    ORDINANCES AND RESOLUTIONS

ORDINANCE NO. 49-2007 “AUTHORIZING THE MAYOR AND CLERK OF COUNCIL/FINANCE DIRECTOR TO ENTER INTO A COLLECTIVE BARGAINING AGREEMENT WITH THE SPRINGDALE PROFESSIONAL FIRE FIGHTERS (IAFF LOCAL 4027) AND DECLARING AN EMERGENCY”

Mr. Galster made a motion to adopt and Mrs. Harlow seconded.

Ordinance 49-2007 passed with six affirmative votes.

Mayor Webster said I want to publicly thank Mr. Parham for his time and effort in this tedious process necessary to bring one of these contracts to conclusion as we have here tonight.

ORDINANCE NO. 50-2007 “ACCEPTING CERTAIN RIGHT OF WAY EASEMENTS FOR THE S.R. 4 AND CRESCENTVILLE ROAD IMPROVEMENT PROJECT AND DECLARING AN EMERGENCY (BRE/LQ PROPERTIES, LLC”

Mr. Squires made a motion to adopt and Mr. Wilson seconded.

Mr. Osborn stated this right-of-way we are acquiring from La Quinta for the Springdale Pike/Crescentville Road intersection project as are the next four pieces of legislation.

Ordinance 50-2007 passed with six affirmative votes.

ORDINANCE NO. 51- 2007 “ACCEPTING CERTAIN RIGHT OF WAY EASEMENTS FOR THE S.R. 4 AND CRESCENTVILLE ROAD IMPROVEMENT PROJECT AND DECLARING AN EMERGENCY (RNS PROPERTIES, LLC)”

Mr. Galster made a motion to adopt and Mr. Squires seconded.

Mr. Osborn stated this is for the Sibcy Cline property just north of Roosters. All of these have settled since our legislative update went out and rather than wait two weeks we felt we’d like to get these documents recorded.

Ordinance 51-2007

ORDINANCE NO. 52-2007 “ACCEPTING CERTAIN RIGHT OF WAY EASEMENTS FOR THE S.R. 4 AND CRESCENTVILLE ROAD IMPROVEMENT PROJECT AND DECLARING AN EMERGENCY (ATL PROPERTIES, LLC)”

Mr. Squires made a motion to adopt and Mr. Danbury seconded.

Mr. Osborn said this is the site occupied by Roosters.

Mr. Galster said this is for the purchase of an easement. The others were for a temporary easement.

Mr. Shvegzda responded this is for the purchase of the temporary easement. It is not permanent.

Mrs. Harlow said the easement deed shows a sum of $380. I see the $988 on the previous paper which is for ATL Properties.

Mr. Forbes said that is a stapling error. The $380 easement deed is for MJMT Inc.

Ordinance 53-2007 passed with six affirmative votes.

ORDINANCE NO. 53- 2007 “ACCEPTING CERTAIN RIGHT OF WAY EASEMENTS FOR THE S.R. 4 AND CRESCENTVILLE ROAD IMPROVEMENT PROJECT AND DECLARING AN EMERGENCY (MJMT, INC.)”

ORDINANCE NO. 54-2007 “ACCEPTING CERTAIN RIGHT OF WAY EASEMENTS FOR THE S.R. 4 AND CRESCENTVILLE ROAD IMPROVEMENT PROJECT AND DECLARING AN EMERGENCY (NISBET PROPERTY HOLDINGS, LTD.)”


RESOLUTION R16-2007 “RESOLUTION ADOPTING THE HAMILTON COUNTY NATURAL HAZARD MITIGATION PLAN”

    OLD BUSINESS

    NEW BUSINESS
   
    MEETINGS AND ANNOUNCEMENTS

COMMUNICATIONS FROM THE AUDIENCE    -     none

UPDATE ON LEGISLATION STILL IN DEVELOPMENT

RECAP OF LEGISLATIVE ITEMS REQUESTED



Council adjourned at p.m.

                        Respectfully submitted,




                        Edward F. Knox
                        Clerk of Council/Finance Director

Minutes Approved:

Kathy McNear, President of Council



__________________________, 2007



       

City of Springdale Council


        2007