RIPLEY COUNTY COUNCIL MEMBERS
DONALD DUNBAR, PRESIDENT
829 E. BEECH
P.O. BOX 122
608 CLEARVIEW LANE
VERSAILLES, IN 47042
5796 E. CO. RD.
MILAN, IN 47031
9570 N. COUNTY RD. 250 W
BATESVILLE, IN 47006
WILLIAM H. DRAMANN
347 S. PARK AVE.
DAVID C. SIMON
5127 W. COUNTY RD. 500 N.
OSGOOD, IN 47037
EDWARD L. ARMBRECHT
1784 E. COUNTY RD. 800 S.
2006 Council meeting schedule
Meetings begin at 7:00 pm in Commissioner's room in Annex building
TUESDAY JANUARY 17, 2006
TUESDAY FEBRUARY 21, 2006
TUESDAY MARCH 21, 2006
TUESDAY APRIL 18, 2006
TUESDAY MAY 16, 2006
TUESDAY JUNE 20, 2006
TUESDAY JULY 18, 2006
TUESDAY AUGUST 15, 2006
TUESDAY SEPTEMBER 19, 2006
TUESDAY OCTOBER 17, 2006
TUESDAY NOVEMBER 21, 2006
TUESDAY DECEMBER 19, 2006
Unapproved Council Meeting Minutes for May 16, 2006
May 16, 2006
The Ripley County Council met on Tuesday, May 16th, 2006 at the Ripley County Annex in Versailles, Indiana.
Donald Dunbar, Council President called the meeting to order promptly at 7:00PM with the pledge of allegiance to the flag. Council Members Don Dunbar, David Simon, Edward Armbrecht, William Dramann, Ben Peetz and Mark Busching were present and Dephane Smith was not in attendance.
Mary Ann McCoy, Auditor, acted as clerk to the Council taking minutes for the meeting.
Neil Comer, Attorney was unable to attend this council meeting.
Council Member Armbrecht made a motion to approve the minutes from the April 18th, 2006 meeting & April 27th, 2006 special meeting seconded by Council Member Dramann. Motion approved by those present (Dramann, Dunbar, Simon, Busching, and Armbrecht). (Dephane Smith was not in attendance.) (Peetz abstained.)
Council Member Armbrecht made a motion to approve the appropriation $6,472 from fund #294-44600-000-294/HAVA Title Non reverting seconded by Council Member Peetz. Motion approved unanimously.
Council Member Dramann made a motion to approve the appropriation of $22,000 from fund#276-37550-000-276/Ripley County Local Coordinating Council (Drug Free Fund) seconded by Council Member Simon. Motion approved unanimously.
Council Member Dramann made a motion to appoint Melvin Meisberger to the Ripley County Department of Parks and Recreation Board seconded by Council Member Busching. Motion approved unanimously.
Councilman Busching had questions on the purchase of the chairs for the commissionerís room. Busching wondered who they had gotten quotes from and Commissioner Reiners advised they had quotes from Office Shop and Jackson Office Supply. Commissioners Reiners advised that Office Shop had the lowest quote.
Council Member Armbrecht made a motion to approve the abatement for Wagner Truss Manufacturing seconded by Council Member Simon. Motion approved unanimously.
Council Member Armbrecht advised that he had received phone call on the PERF at 3% in place of a raise. Council and Commissioners approved that Armbrecht meet with the employees.
Mike Wolff, Sunman, In. presented a petition To Form Sunman Regional Sewer District Pursuant to IC 13-26. Commissioner Reiners advised that the commissioners are waiting to see what happens with the Lawrenceburg Grants before making any decision. Wayne Bailey explained that the portion of Ripley County, which is specifically 126 acres along the I-74 corridor and bounded by Hwy 101, Hwy 46 and I-74 targeted for private commercial development. Such development has been precluded for lack of a sewer infrastructure. Council Member Armbrecht made a motion to adopt the resolution for the formation of the Sunman Regional Sewer District of Ripley County seconded by Council Member Busching. Motion approved unanimously. (Council President Dunbar advised that it should be upon commissioner approval).
Council President Dunbar advised that he would like to visit Jennings County as soon as possible to look at their new Annex. After a short discussion it was decided to visit Jennings County on Wednesday, May 24th.
Economic Development-Edward Armbrecht-still in search of Director/Part time person/meeting 25th
Technology Committee-Edward Armbrecht- missed meeting
E911 Advisory Board-Benjamin Peetz-no meeting
SEI Regional Planning Committee-Dephane Smith-not present
Grants Committee-Donald Dunbar-nothing
Solid Waste District-Donald Dunbar- No Meeting
EMS Advisory Committee-Dephane Smith-Flat rate billing doing well, grant turned in for Mobil trailer
Welfare Committee-William Dramann-nothing
Council Member Dramann made a motion to adjourn until the next regular meeting on Tuesday, June 20th, 2006 @ 7:00PM seconded by Council Member Busching. Motion approved by those present.
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