MINUTES OF REGULAR MEETING OF MIAMISBURG CITY COUNCIL

MIAMISBURG CIVIC CENTER

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

                                                                          October 3, 2017

 

 

 

 

 

 

Mayor Church gave the invocation, after which everyone recited the Pledge of Allegiance.

 

Council met in Regular Session at 6:00 p.m. with the following members present: Mayor Church, Councilmembers Clark, Collins, Colvin, McCabe, Nicholas, Stalder and Thompson.

 

Motion was made by Colvin, seconded by Nicholas to accept the minutes of the Regular Session on September 19, 2017, as distributed.  Motion carried.

 

Mayor Church opened the Citizen Forum and asked anyone present who wished to discuss an item not appearing on the agenda to come forward.

            Fred Peckholt, 57 N Main Street, encouraged Council to pass the legislation against medical marijuana.  He is very much opposed to drug use in any form.  Mr. Peckholt also expressed his concern about the recent mass shooting in Las Vegas.

 

There was no further response and the Forum was closed.

 

Ordinance No. 6693

AN ORDINANCE ENACTING CHAPTER 874, MEDICAL MARIJUANA, TITLE TWO OF PART EIGHT BUSINESS REGULATIONS AND TAXATION OF THE CODIFIED ORDINANCES OF THE CITY OF MIAMISBURG TO PROHIBIT THE CULTIVATION, PROCESSING AND RETAIL DISPENSING OF MEDICAL MARIJUANA WITHIN THE CITY OF MIAMISBURG AND DECLARING AN EMERGENCY.

Motion was made by Colvin, seconded by Nicholas to dispense with the requirement that Ordinance No. 6693 be read on two separate days, authorize its adoption on the first reading and have it read by title only.  Motion carried.  The Ordinance was read by title only.  Motion was made by Nicholas, seconded by Stalder to pass Ordinance No. 6693, carried by Yea Votes of Clark, Collins, Colvin, McCabe, Nicholas, Stalder and Thompson.

 

Steve Homan, Assistant Superintendent and Sharon Angel, School Board President of Miamisburg City Schools explained the upcoming renewal levy that is on the November 7, 2017, ballot.


 

Resolution No. 2932

A RESOLUTION OF SUPPORT FOR ISSUE 33, AN EMERGENCY OPERATING LEVY RENEWAL PLACED ON THE BALLOT BY MIAMISBURG CITY SCHOOLS FOR CONSIDERATION BY VOTERS ON ELECTION DAY, NOVEMBER 7, 2017.

Motion was made by Colvin, seconded by Nicholas to have Resolution No. 2932 read in full.  Motion carried.  The Resolution was read in full.  Motion was made by Nicholas, seconded by McCabe to pass Resolution No. 2932, carried by Yea Votes of Clark, Collins, Colvin, McCabe, Nicholas, Stalder and Thompson.

 

Resolution No. 2933

A RESOLUTION OF SUPPORT FOR ISSUE 3, A HUMAN SERVICES LEVY RENEWAL PLACED ON THE BALLOT BY MONTGOMERY COUNTY FOR CONSIDERATION BY VOTERS ON ELECTION DAY, NOVEMBER 7, 2017.

Motion was made by Colvin, seconded by Nicholas to read Resolution No. 2933 in full.  Motion carried.  The Resolution was read in full.  Motion was made by Nicholas, seconded by Collins to pass Resolution No. 2933, carried by Yea Votes of Collins, McCabe, Nicholas and Stalder.  Councilmember Clark voted Nay.  Councilmembers Colvin and Thompson abstained.

 

Council recessed to a Study Session for discussion of the following:

            East Side Pump Station Change Order

            Riverfront Park Update

            HB 49

 

Motion was made by McCabe, seconded by Colvin to reconvene to the Regular Session.  Motion carried.

 

Motion was made by Clark, seconded by Nicholas to appoint Assistant City Manager Christian as Acting Clerk of Council.  Motion carried.

 

Motion was made by Thompson, seconded by Colvin to waive the notice of the following ordinance.  Motion carried.

 

Ordinance No. 6694

AN ORDINANCE TO AUTHORIZE THE CITY MANAGER TO SIGN CHANGE ORDER NUMBER FIVE (5) FOR THE EASTSIDE PUMP STATION AND EQUALIZATION BASIN PROJECT AND DECLARING AN EMERGENCY.

Motion was made by Colvin, seconded by Nicholas to dispense with the requirement that Ordinance No. 6694 be read on two separate days, authorize its adoption on the first reading and have it read by title only.  Motion carried.  The Ordinance was read by title only.  Motion was made by Stalder, seconded by Nicholas to pass Ordinance No. 6694, carried by Yea Votes of Clark, Collins, Colvin, McCabe, Nicholas, Stalder and Thompson.

 

Council then recessed back to the Study Session to continue the discussion of the Riverfront Park Update and HB 49.

 

There being no further business, motion was made to adjourn, carried.

 

 

 

                                                                                                                                   

Richard C. Church, Jr.                                  Judith E. Barney

Mayor                                                             Clerk of Council