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

July 20, 2009

Minutes prepared by MaryAnn McCoy, Ripley County Auditor

The Ripley County Council met on Monday, July 20 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, Donald Dunbar, Bill Dramann, Ed Armbrecht, Juanita Kaiser and Bill Warren were in attendance. David Simon was not present.

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

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

Council Member Armbrecht made a motion to approve the Council minutes from the June 15, 2009 meeting seconded by Council Member Dramann.  Motion approved by those present Dunbar, Dramann, Smith, Warren, Armbrecht and Kaiser.

Appropriations

Council Member Armbrecht made a motion to approve the appropriation of $99,071.35 Acct # 201-32520-000-026/Bituminous/ Highway for the Ripley County Commissioners seconded by Council Member Dramann. Motion approved unanimously.

Council Member Kaiser made a motion to approve the appropriation of $142,002 Acct#593-43750-000-593/Homeland Security Sub Grant/Wayne Peace seconded by Council Member Dunbar. Motion approved unanimously.

Transfers: None

New Business:

Sheriff Grills reported to County Council that the Commissary Fund balance is $50,880.82 for July 1, 2009.

Council Members will be having budget hearing September 1, 2 & 3 (Tuesday, Wednesday & Thursday) 2009 at 7:30AM in the Commissioners Room at the Ripley County Annex, Versailles, Indiana.

Council Members had Girl Scout and Boy Scout members from South Ripley and Milan School observing for scout awards.

Council Member Armbrecht advised the Council Members that the Association of Counties Executive Director, David Bottorff reported that the income tax collections are down approximately 23% year to date and that the county could be down approximately $800,000. Armbrecht reported that the county would see the effects in the budgets for 2011.

Council Member Armbrecht reported to the Council Members that the Clerk is going to have a special election and that she will probably have additional appropriations. Council Members will need to approve the additional appropriations for the special election.

Committee Reports:

Economic Development-Jeff Volz-Nothing

Technology Committee- Edward Armbrecht-nothing

E911 Advisory Board-Ben Peetz-nothing

SEI Regional Planning Committee- Dephane Smith- nothing

Grants Committee—Dephane Smith-Grant turned down for the Sheriff’s Integrator & upgrades for the Jail

Solid Waste District-Donald Dunbar-Placed Speed limit signs at Solid Waste.

EMS Advisory Committee-David Simon-Training                                                  

Council Member Warren made a motion to adjourn until the next Council Meeting on Monday, August 17th, 2009 seconded by Council Member Dramann. Motion approved unanimously.

 

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