Record of Proceedings

Minutes of Paris Township Trustees

April 17, 2017

President Reginald Stoltzfus called the meeting to order at 7:00PM at the township hall with Trustees James Kiko & Michael Stewart present.

 

Approval of Minutes

Mr. Kiko moved to dispense with the reading of the minutes of the last meeting & approve as submitted.  Seconded by Mr. Stewart.  Approved.  Financial reports approved as printed.

 

Yard materials

Lester Wicks asked about yard waste drop off at this time.  Trustees said the closest location is Nimishillen Township near Louisville.

 

Fire Truck Bid Resolution 27-17

Mr. Stewart made a motion, seconded by Mr. Kiko to approve the bid from Plain Township for the tanker at $89,199.00. Upon a vote, Mr. Stewart – Aye, Mr. Kiko – Aye, Mr. Stoltzfus – Aye.  Approved.

 

Fire Truck Bid Resolution 28-17

Mr. Stewart made a motion, seconded by Mr. Stoltzfus to approve the bid from Stark State College for the fire engine at $9,000.00. Upon a vote, Mr. Stewart – Aye, Mr. Kiko – Aye, Mr. Stoltzfus – Aye.  Approved.

 

Road Report

Road Superintendent Todd Kirkpatrick reported repairs needed on equipment & roads he would like to chip & seal.  Next week culverts will be replaced.  There was one funeral last week and one this week.

 

Record Retention Schedule

Mr. Stewart reported the new record retention schedule is approved.

He also talked to Melanie Kidd at the state auditor’s office concerning Robertsville Fire’s records.

 

Liberty Cemetery Resolution 29-17

Mr. Kiko made a motion, seconded by Mr. Stewart to approve the necessity to expand Liberty Cemetery. Upon a vote, Mr. Stewart – Aye, Mr. Kiko – Aye, Mr. Stoltzfus – Aye.  Approved.

 

Junk Cars

Mr. Stoltzfus & Todd Kirkpatrick talked to owners of junk cars concerning the removal of the cars. One of the properties is to be cleaned up. Trustees are waiting to hear from other owner.

 

Part time help needed

Paris Township is looking for part time help.  Candidates must have a CDL.  Please send resume to Paris Township.

 

Health Insurance change Resolution 30-17

Mr. Kiko made a motion, seconded by Mr. Stewart to approve the changing of insurance to the Stark County Schools Council of Governments plan. Upon a vote, Mr. Stewart – Aye, Mr. Kiko – Aye, Mr. Stoltzfus – Aye.  Approved.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Road Levy Resolution 31-17

Mr. Stoltzfus made a motion, seconded by Mr. Kiko to approve asking the Stark County Auditor how much an additional four (4) mill road levy would increase revenue for black topping roads. Upon a vote, Mr. Stewart – Aye, Mr. Kiko – Aye, Mr. Stoltzfus – Aye.  Approved.

 

No further business, Mr. Kiko made a motion, seconded by Mr. Stewart to adjourn and pay bills totally $21,898.04.  Approved.  Meeting adjourned.