Muskingum Township
Muskingum County, Ohio
   

BOARD OF MUSKINGUM TOWNSHIP TRUSTEES

December 3, 2015

PURPOSE OF MEETING:

·         The Muskingum Township Trustee met in regular session on December 3, 2015 at 7:00 P.M. in the Fire Building.

 

ATTENDANCE:

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

·         Fiscal Officer:  Jason Baughman.

·         Residents:  1 resident in attendance.

 

MINUTES:

The November 5, 2015 regular minutes were read. Hittle motioned to approve. Fell seconded. Maniaci ayed.

 

CHECKS: Checks were approved and signed.

 

OLD BUSINESS:

 

CULVERTS:

A check for $150 was received from Larry Brocklehurst for culvert replacement. Ed Fell will verify with Larry the amount paid for the culverts.

 

FIRE DEPT SOFT BILLING:

Maniaci apologized but he expected someone from Falls Fire to be at the meeting to go on record discussing the soft vs. hard billing issues and some clarification on this issue and some resolution. Maniaci indicated that Brady Johnson is replacing Mark Brown as chief next year. Maniaci stated that Brady indicated to him that once he get authority he would address the issue with us.

 

ROCK CUT STOP SIGN:

Fell will check on the stop signs with Curtis.

 

VIRGINIA ROAD:

Maniaci indicated that this still needs addressed and will get with Curtis about this.

 

SAFETY GRANT:

Baughman will get receipts to Maniaci for the safety grant application.

 

HELBLING:

Fell indicated he has not had chance to follow-up regarding Helbling issue from previous meeting but will do.

 

HALLOWEEN ON SAAD AND ROLLINS ROAD:

Maniaci indicated that he will follow-up with Brady from Falls Fire on the fire trucks on Saad and Rollins Road during Halloween.

 

CONN ROAD TREE REMOVAL:

Hittle indicated that the residents indicated that they approve the removal of the tree. Maniaci indicated that he would discuss with the county about anything they could do to assist and keeping the bridge free from any damage before we address removing it

 

NEW BUSINESS:

 

JEFF SCHLAEGLE:

Maniaci indicated that Bud Chess mentioned that the Schlaegle hearing regarding the Shannon Road property and road is going to mediation and would follow-up as soon as anything new comes up.

 

LESTER VANDERBARK:

Maniaci and Hittle received calls from Lester Vanderbark discussing some tree removal and was concerned with about road limit signs as he was having some logging done on his property.

 

OCTOBER FIRE & EMS RUN REPORTS:

2 Fire Emergency Runs          A.R.T.             9:30     (dispatch to scene)

0 Fire Non-Emergency           A.R.T.             0:00     (dispatch to scene)

1 Fire Other                            A.R.T.             13:28   (dispatch to scene)

24 EMS Runs                          A.R.T.             10:02   (dispatch to scene)

 

END OF YEAR MEETING:

The end of the year township meeting will be scheduled for Monday, December 28, 2015 at 7pm. The township sign will be updated and meeting will be listed in the newspaper.

 

2016 RE-ORGANIZATIONAL MEETING:

The 2016 re-organizational meeting will be scheduled for Thursday, January 7, 2016 at 7pm. The township sign will be updated and meeting will be listed in the newspaper.

 

CONN ROAD:

Hittle indicated that Conn Road was tore up bad and we need to get Curtis and Troy on some patching before winter.

 

ED FELL STONE PURCHASE:

Trustee Ed Fell presented a check #3840 for $49.50 ($16.50 p/ton) for purchase of approximately 3 ton of gravel.

 

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

 

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____________________________                            Jason T. Baughman, CPA, Fiscal Officer

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Trustee