December 10, 2018

The McKean Township Trustees met in regular session December 10, 2018 with Trustees Wintermute, McInturff, and Fiscal Officer answering roll call.  Trustee Schwartzenberger absent. After the pledge to the flag, the meeting was opened to the audience.

AUDIENCE- James Wahl was just in to visit.  Mike Snodgrass was in asking how to get the transcript minutes from his appeal hearing.  He was told where the lady worked and also to see if his attorney could order them. Maureen Dry of Riley Rd was in to discuss maintenance of the road. It was explained that the township just recently spent some $12.000 to help the road condition. Some 500 T gravel and potholes were filled.  We also explained that the sub company doing electrical work for Energy Cooperative had many trucks working on the road which was not helping the condition. She stated she would like to make sure she could get to work daily and the school bus could make the hill. The trustees agreed to use #8 stone in the future. The Trustees thanked all for coming in.

ZONING REPORT-Tom presented the trustees with a letter of resignation starting December 22, 2018 and asking for rehire to zoning inspector January 2, 2019.  Motion by Trustee Wintermute, seconded Trustee McInturff, all agreed to accept Tom Frederick’s resignation effective December 22, 2018. Motion by Trustee McInturff, seconded Trustee Wintermute, all agreed to rehire Tom Frederick effective Jan 2, 2019.  

ROAD SUPERVISOR-Terry stated the township would need approximately 200T grindings.  Both trustees agreed for the purchase. Our Ford 550 truck would be going in for repair later this week and will use the grader on a few of the roads Wed and Thurs.  They also put the greenery on the fence at the cemetery that the Bruce family donated to the township.

NEW BUSINESS-The trustees then reviewed the monthly bills, minutes, bank reconciliation, fund balances, and purchase orders and certificates.  Motion by Trustee McInturff, seconded Trustee Wintermute, all agreed to accept as presented. Bill Oneill and Tom Bruce had been contacted about taking another term on their zoning boards.  Motion by Trustee Wintermute, seconded Trustee McInturff, all agreed for Bill Oneill to continue another 5 year term on the zoning commission board and Tom Bruce to continue another five year term on the zoning appeal board.  Motion by Trustee McInturff, seconded Trustee Wintermute to set Monday, January 14, 2019 for the organizational meeting and the trustees to be paid salary per month for 2019.  

After discussing the condition of some of our roads, motion to adjourn by Trustee McInturff, seconded Trustee Wintermute, all agreed.