March 2016 Monthly Minutes

The McKean Township Trustees met in regular session March 14, 2016 with all trustees and fiscal officer attending.  Also present were members from the zoning board and zoning appeal board.  After the pledge to the flag and roll call, the Fiscal Officer swore in Trustee Jerry Schwartzenberger.  The zoning members met to organize and vote in their officers for 2016.

Audience-Dustin Schwartzenberger discussed the need if any for single axle truck with plow.  The Trustees agreed they will eventually be in need of a different truck replacing the older red truck. Jeff Kling and Mr. Lemmert were present to discuss Phillips Road.  Mr. Kling thanked the road supervisor for trying to keep up with the wear and tear of the road during the construction of the new home on the road.  When asked where Mr. Kling’s house was, he stated he did not have a home in McKean Township. They stated they had contacted the county about improving Phillips and were told there is grant monies through the state for this kind of project.  The Trustees agreed they have been granted many projects through State Issue 1 and 2 monies over the years.

Reports-After review of the fund balances, purchase orders, blanket certificates, and bank reconciliation, motion to approve as presented by Trustee Wintermute, Seconded Trustee McInturff, all agreed.

Road Supervisor-The fiscal officer stated she took a call about the alley in Fredonia needing the drag and Riley Road having 2 very bad places.  We had one funeral and noted that all roads were in need of material.

New Business-Motion to pay the bills and accept the minutes by Trustee Wintermute, seconded Trustee Schwartzenberger, all agreed.  After much discussion as to road conditions, motion to adjourn by Trustee, McInturff, seconded Trustee Wintermute.