Record of Proceedings

Minutes of Paris Township Trustees

September 18, 2017

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

 

Stark Parks

Mr. Josh Staley asked if the trustees would have a meeting with Stark Parks concerning the walking trails into Paris Township.  The trustees said they will discuss the matter later.

 

Telpahak St Property

Mr. Lucas wanted to know if the trustees heard anything concerning the property next to him.  Mr. Stoltzfus said the process is moving along slowly through the county health department system.

 

Road Report

Road Superintendent Todd Kirkpatrick reported that a ditch on Stucky in cleaned out.  He is concerned about the Liberty Church St. bridge replacement project may leave the road in poor shape from heavy trucks using the road.  New signs are being put up.  Mr. Kirkpatrick would like to purchase a spinning salt spreader for the dump truck.  He will be getting prices for the spinner.

 

Dry Hydrant Easement

Mr. Stewart reported that the easement for the Robertsville dry hydrant is approved by the owner of the property.

 

New Tractor Bond – Resolution 48-17

Mr. Stoltzfus moved to approve the purchase of the bond for the new tractor.  Seconded by Mr. Stewart.  Upon a vote, Mr. Stoltzfus – Aye, Mr. Kiko – Aye, Mr. Stewart – Aye.  Approved.

 

Executive Session

Mr. Stoltzfus made a motion, seconded by Mr. Kiko, to go into executive session to discuss purchase of land at 8:13pm.  Upon a vote, Mr. Stoltzfus – Aye, Mr. Stewart – Aye. Mr. Kiko – Aye. Approved.

 

 

 

 

 

Mr. Stewart made a motion, seconded by Mr. Kiko, to come out of executive session at 8:55pm.  Upon a vote, Mr. Stoltzfus – Aye, Mr. Stewart – Aye. Mr. Kiko – Aye. Approved.

 

No further business, Mr. Stewart made a motion, seconded by Mr. Kiko to adjourn and pay bills totally $123,600.56.  Approved.