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Town of Huntertown
 
15617 Lima Road, Huntertown, Indiana 46748
(260) 637-5058   Email info@huntertown.org
Web Site: www.huntertown.org

Town of Huntertown - Meeting Minutes

Meeting of the Town Council
of Huntertown, Indiana
February 2, 2015 6:00 p.m.
Huntertown Town Hall

A meeting of the Town Council of Huntertown, Indiana was held at the Town Hall on Monday, February 2, 2015 at 6:00 p.m. Attendees: Council Members Pat Freck, Brandon Seifert, and Mike Stamets, and Clerk Treasurer Cathy Mittendorf. Also present, Attorney Michael Hawk, Town Engineer Casey Irwin, and Engineering Resources Derek Frederickson, and Resource Officer Brandon Reichert. There were 21 visitors and 1 reporter.

Pat Freck called the meeting to order with the Pledge of Allegiance.

Brandon Seifert made a motion to approve January 19, 2015 minutes. Mike Stamets seconded. Motion carried.

Brandon Seifert made a motion to approve General Claims. Mike Stamets seconded. Motion carried.

NEW BUSINESS

   JIm Smith from Republic Services presented the Town with check for $702.70 which is our revenue from 4th quarter Recycling. Funds will be donated to our park.

   Resolution # 15-03 appointing Mike Stamets as ADA Coordinator has been tabled until next month for a majority vote.

   Mike Stamets made a motion to Introduce Resolution # 15-03. Brandon Seifert seconded. Motion carried.

OLD BUSINESS

   Brandon Seifert reported he is still investigating on telecasting Town Council meetings.
He is also working on WiFi for the Town.

   Derek Frederickson from Engineering Resources had presenting the Council with a Professional Service Agreement. Mike Stamets made a motion to accept the Agreement, Brandon Seifert seconded. Motion carried.

COUNCIL MEMBER REPORTS

   Every year, the Indiana Department of Natural Resources donates trees and seedlings to towns. Brandon Seifert has spoken to Senator Liz Brown and Rep. Ben Smaltz and we should be receiving bundles for Huntertown.

   Casey Irwin, Town engineer stated there was nothing new to report. He presented the Council with Water Main Relocation plans and Carroll Road plans. He would like the new Council to see the size of these projects.

   Derek Frederickson introduced Russell Jacobs from R.E. Crosby, Inc. He is requesting a 24 hour shutdown on Hathaway Road. This is for the Huntertown Flow Equalization project scheduled for February 16.

OPEN FLOOR COMMENT

Brandon Reichert, Huntertown Resource Officer, commented about angry residents treating our snow plow drivers with disrespect. Their job is to plow the roadways, not their driveways.

Mike Gross, 10826 Valentine Road
   1). What will be the flow from the a Treatment Plant into Eel River be in 20 years
and 30 years?
   2). Occasionally we will go from 1.2 million to 6,000,000 gallons of water. Where
do those extra millions come from?
   3). Mike Gross thought that Fort Wayne City Utilities would have a presentation.
Monica Bereqszazi, Fort Wayne City Utilities, spoke that she was here, but did
not have a presentation.

Brandon Seifert made a motion to adjourn. Mike Stamets seconded. Motion carried.

Next Council Meeting is February 17, 2015 at 6:00 p.m.

Attest:_____________________________   __________________________________
          Cathy Mittendorf, Clerk Treasurer         Patricia M. Freck, President