Muskingum Township
Muskingum County, Ohio
   

BOARD OF MUSKINGUM TOWNSHIP TRUSTEES

December 28, 2015

PURPOSE OF MEETING:

·         The Muskingum Township Trustee held the 2015 year-end regular meeting on December 28, 2015 at 7:00 P.M. in the Fire Building.

 

ATTENDANCE:

·         Trustees:  Mike Maniaci, Matt Hittle, Ed Fell.

·         Fiscal Officer:  Jason Baughman.

·         Residents:  0 resident in attendance.

 

MINUTES:

The December 3, 2015 regular minutes were read. Hittle motioned to approve. Fell seconded. Maniaci ayed.

 

CHECKS: Checks were approved and signed.

 

OLD BUSINESS:

 

TREE ON CONN ROAD:

Maniaci indicated Curtis is afraid he might drop the tree on the bridge.

Maniaci indicated that the county is going to come out this week to look at it.

 

CULVERTS:

Maniaci presented and read a letter Mr. Larry Brocklehurst submitted to the trustees commending Curtis and Troy for the great job they did in putting in his culvert under his driveway and appreciated their time and work they did.

 

FIRE DEPT SOFT BILLING:

Maniaci indicated we will keep the soft billing on agenda for next year so we don't let it get left behind.

 

ROCK CUT STOP SIGN:

Maniaci indicated part of the road on Rock Cut is in our township and we have 6 months to fix but we still need to get Curtis out there to put out stop signs down on our part near the rail road crossing.

 

VIRGINIA ROAD:

Hittle indicated that the pipe on Virginia road has been fixed.

 

SAFETY GRANT:

Baughman presented receipts to Maniaci for the 2015 safety grant application.

 

HELBLING:

Fell indicated he has not spoke to Mr. Helbling but will as soon as possible.

 

SCHLAEGLE:

Maniaci indicated he has heard nothing to date or from Bud Chess regarding the Schlaegle property hearing.

 

 

 

 

 

NEW BUSINESS:

 

PROPERTY CLEAN-UP:

The trustees discussed a few properties to keep an eye on and may need to address some clean-up located on: Fawn Road, Gorsuch Road property that burned down, and Gorsuch and Dresden Road with cars needing cleaned up.

 

FIRE & EMS RUN REPORTS:

No reports available at time of meeting.

 

2016 RE-ORGANIZATIONAL MEETING:

The 2016 re-organizational meeting originally scheduled for Thursday, January 7, 2016 at 7pm will be re-scheduled to Monday, January 11, 2016 at 7 p.m. in the fire building. The township sign will be updated and meeting will be re-listed in the newspaper.

 

ANNUAL TOWNSHIP CONFERENCE:

Maniaci indicated he booked his reservation to attend the Annual Ohio Township Association Conference this January.

 

COUNTY ENGINEER / PRIOR ROAD:

Maniaci stated that we need to make sure we remind the county Engineer and Matt Russell during our 2016 road budget meeting about the guard rail and bridge on Prior Road that they told us they would take care of for us.

 

Fell moved to adjourn.  Seconded by Hittle.  All ayed.

 

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____________________________                            Jason T. Baughman, CPA, Fiscal Officer

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Trustee