RIPLEY COUNTY COUNCIL

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2009 Meeting Schedule

Meetings begin at 7:00pm in the Commissioner's meeting room located in  the Annex Building

TUESDAY JANUARY 12, 2009

MONDAY FEBRUARY 9, 2009
MONDAY MARCH 16, 2009
MONDAY APRIL 20, 2009
MONDAY MAY 18, 2009
MONDAY JUNE 15, 2009
MONDAY JULY 20, 2009
MONDAY AUGUST 17, 2009
MONDAY SEPTEMBER 21, 2009
MONDAY OCTOBER 19, 2009
MONDAY NOVEMBER 16, 2009
MONDAY DECEMBER 21, 2009

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

DEPHANE SMITH , PRESIDENT                    JUANITA (DEE DEE) KAISER

5796 E CO RD 475 N                                       418 PLEASANT VIEW LANE

MILAN, IN 47031                                             BATESVILLE, IN 47006

(812) 654-2619                                                  (812) 934-4899

 

DONALD DUNBAR, VICE PRESIDENT         DAVID C. SIMON   

829 E. BEECH ST                                              5127 W COUNTY RD 500 N  

P.O. BOX 122                                                    OSGOOD, IN 47037

OSGOOD, IN 47037                                          (812) 689-5226                         

(812) 689-4406

 

BILL WARREN                                                  EDWARD L. ARMBRECHT  

645 COLUMBIA AVE                                       1784 E COUNTY RD 800 S

OSGOOD, IN  47037                                         VERSAILLES, IN 47042

(812) 689-4427                                                    (812) 667-5690 

 

BILL DRAMANN

347 S. PARK AVE

BATESVILLE, IN  47006

(812) 934-4280

 

COUNCIL MEETING MINUTES

for

January 12, 2009

Minutes prepared by MaryAnn McCoy, Ripley County Auditor

 

The Ripley County Council met on Monday, January 12th 2009 at the Ripley County Annex in Versailles, Indiana.

Dephane Smith, Council President called the meeting to order promptly at 7:00PM with the Pledge of Allegiance to the flag. Council Members Dephane Smith, Juanita Kaiser, Donald Dunbar, David Simon, Bill Warren and Bill Dramann were in attendance; Ed Armbrecht was not present.

Mary Ann McCoy, Ripley County Auditor took the minutes for the Council Meeting.

Neil Comer, County Attorney was present for the Council meeting to answer any legal questions.

Council Member Simon made a motion to appoint Dephane Smith as Council President for 2009 seconded by Council Member Dunbar. Motion approved unanimously.

Council Member Smith made a motion to appoint Donald Dunbar as Council President Pro-tem seconded by Council Member Simon. Motion approved unanimously.

Council Member Kasier made a motion to approve the Council minutes from the December 2008 meeting seconded by Council Member Dunbar. Approved by four (4) members: Kaiser, Smith, Dunbar and Simon. Two new elected members William Warren and Bill Dramann could not vote.

Appropriations:

Council Member Kaiser made a motion to approve the additional appropriation of $40,000 Acc# 628-34400-000-000 / Ripley County Community Grant for the new Phone System seconded by Council Member Simon. Motion approved unanimously.

Transfer:

None

Old Business:

Donna McCool, Sunman, Indiana advised Council Members that she would like for them to revisit the Sunman Regional Sewer District Resolution that had been signed by the Ripley County Council Members and withdraw the resolution for the Sunman Regional Sewer District. Council Member Kaiser made a motion to adopt a new resolution stating withdrawal of the Ripley County Council’s support of the proposed Sunman Regional Sewer District seconded by Council Member Warren. Motion approved by five (5) Council Member Kaiser, Simon, Dunbar, Smith and Warren. Dramann abstained. Attorney Comer will draw up a new resolution.

Council Member Kaiser made a motion to approve the Council Meeting Schedule for 2009 seconded by Council Member Warren. Motion approved unanimously.

Council Member Kaiser made a motion to appoint Rich Green to the Batesville Economic Development Commission seconded by Council Member Dramann. Motion approved unanimously.

Council Member Dramann made a motion to approve the appointment of Donald Dunbar to Southeastern Indiana Solid Waste District and Bill Warren as Pro-Tem seconded by Council Member Simon. Motion approved unanimously.

Council Member Dunbar made a motion to appoint Dephane Smith to the Southeastern Indiana Regional Planning Commission seconded by Council Member Simon. Motion approved unanimously.

Council Member Warren made a motion to appoint Ben Peetz to the E911 Advisory Board seconded by Council Member Kaiser. Motion approved unanimously.

Committee Reports:

Economic Development-Jeff Volz-Nothing

Technology Committee- Edward Armbrecht-Nothing

E911 Advisory Board-Ben Peetz-nothing

SEI Regional Planning Committee-Dephane Smith-Stimulus Pkg-Per New President

Grants Committee—Dephane Smith-Highway/Grant Culvert Cleaning Machine/ RCRC Engineering Fees

 Solid Waste District-Donald Dunbar-Meeting Thursday Night/ Legislation being proposed that all Seven (7) County Councils will have to approve budget.

 EMS Advisory Committee-David Simon-Nothing

Welfare Committee-Juanita Kaiser-Nothing

Council Member Dramann made a motion to adjourn until the next meeting on Monday, February 9th, 2009 seconded by Council Member Kaiser. Motion approved unanimously.

 

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