Record of Proceedings

Minutes of Paris Township Trustees

November 6, 2017

President Reginald Stoltzfus called the meeting to order at 7:00PM at the township hall with Trustee James Kiko 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. Stoltzfus.  Approved.  Financial reports approved as printed.

 

Road Report

Road Superintendent Todd Kirkpatrick reported that he is getting a quote for port-a-jon at Liberty Cemetery.  Culverts under driveways are being replaced.  He reported on truck maintenance being done.  Stone has been delivered.  The shop heater needs a new fan.  There was one funeral last week.  Ron Richeson is retiring from mowing the cemeteries year end.  He is checking on extending Calway Ave.  Rosehill St. is in need of work.

 

Liberty Church Bridge Project

Liberty Church St. will need resurfaced at end of bridge project.  There is a meeting at the bridge site on November 16 at 10:00am.

 

Recycling area – Resolution 54-17

Mr. Kiko moved to approve the recycling area with new stone at a cost of $1,100.00.  Seconded by Mr. Stoltzfus.  Upon a vote, Mr. Stoltzfus – Aye, Mr. Kiko – Aye.  Approved.

 

Electric Aggregation

Mr. Stoltzfus and Mr. Evanich to meet with Independent Energy Consultants on November 16 at 4:00pm at garage.

 

Executive Session

Mr. Kiko made a motion, seconded by Mr. Stoltzfus, to go into executive session to discuss employee hiring at 8:28pm.  Upon a vote, Mr. Stoltzfus – Aye, Mr. Kiko – Aye. Approved.

 

Mr. Kiko made a motion, seconded by Mr. Stoltzfus, to come out of executive session at 8:40pm.  Upon a vote, Mr. Stoltzfus – Aye, Mr. Kiko – Aye. Approved.

 

Hiring Employee – Resolution 55-17

Mr. Kiko moved to approve the hiring of Kerry Messenheimer on a 30-day trial basis at $14.00 per hour.  Seconded by Mr. Stoltzfus.  Upon a vote, Mr. Stoltzfus – Aye, Mr. Kiko – Aye.  Approved.

 

No further business, Mr. Kiko made a motion, seconded by Mr. Stoltzfus to adjourn and pay bills totally $21,555.94.  Approved.