RIPLEY COUNTY COUNCIL

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2010 Meeting Schedule

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

TUESDAY JANUARY 19, 2010

MONDAY FEBRUARY 16, 2010
MONDAY MARCH 15, 2010
MONDAY APRIL 19, 2010
MONDAY MAY 17, 2010
MONDAY JUNE 21, 2010
MONDAY JULY 19, 2010
MONDAY AUGUST 16, 2010
MONDAY SEPTEMBER 20, 2010
MONDAY OCTOBER 18, 2010
MONDAY NOVEMBER 15, 2010
MONDAY DECEMBER 20, 2010

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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

Meeting September 20, 2010

Minutes prepared by Bill Wagner, Ripley County Auditor

The Ripley County Council met on Monday, September 20, 2010 at the Ripley County Annex in Versailles, Indiana.

Council President Ms. Dephane Smith called the meeting to order promptly at 7:00PM with the Pledge of Allegiance to the flag. Council Members Donald Dunbar, Bill Dramann, Juanita Kaiser, Bill Warren, David Simon, and Ed Armbrecht were also in attendance.

William Lee Wagner, Ripley County Auditor took minutes for the Council Meeting.

Neil Comer, County Attorney was present for the Council meeting.

The minutes from August 16, 2010 were approved unanimously by a motion from Council Member Kaiser and a second from Council Member Warren. 

(7:04:20 )   The public meeting for the 2011 county budget was opened.  No one from the public spoke and the meeting was closed.  

APPROPRIATIONS:(7:04:52)

Ripley County Park & Recreation:

$750.00  from acct. #635-47150-000-635

Appropriate funds from the racetrack grant for sand on the racetrack

Council Member Warren moved to approve the request with a second from Council Member Kaiser.  The motion was approved unanimously.

TRANSFERS:

Ripley County Commissioners

$10,000.00 from acct.# 100-32260-000-018 change of venue

                         TO

Acct. # 100-13400-000-018  Unemployment

To provide funds to pay the unemployment balance for 2010.

A motion to approve was made by Council Member Warren with a second from Council Member Kaiser.  The motion passed unanimously.

Information only:

Ripley County Coroner:

$1386.00 from Acct. # 100-32600-000-010 Training

TO

Acct.# 100-32220-000-010 Mortuary Garments

$300.00 from Acct. # 100-29100-000-010 Tires & Lubes

TO

Acct. # 100-25800-000-010 Uniforms

$400.00 from Acct. # 100-29100-000-010 Tires & Lubes

TO

Acct. # 100-28900-000-010 Gas, Oil, Lubricants

OLD BUSINESS:

None

NEW BUSINESS:

Ms. Andrea Richter-Sheriff Department Problem

Ms. Richter advised the council she was there to register a complaint against and about the Sheriff department.  She had been robbed 9/9/2010 and as of yet no one had interviewed  her neighbors, etc.  Per her discussion with the department she was informed the Sheriff Department did not have enough personnel to stay caught up.  She advised her husband & son made the call to the police-911 she thought but not sure.  She expressed her dissatisfaction.  Council Member Armbrecht advised there are some extenuating circumstances from the State level that is creating problems and the county level for police protection and the problems need to be researched.

After her complaint the Sheriff and Council discussed 911 procedures and how the info obtained is dispatched.

Council Member Warren brought before the council his concern that some of the proceedings are recorded and some are not.  He expressed the council should consider this and decide to record all or none. Some discussion occurred and Council Member Armbrecht stated the only part that is required by law is the motions and votes on the motions.  This would be discussed at a later meeting.

PUBLIC COMMENT:

none

COMMITTEE REPORTS:

Economic Development-Mr. Jeff Volz ---Absent

Technology Committee- Mr. Ed Armbrecht—No Report

E911 Advisory Board- Mr. Ben Peetz—Absent

SEI Regional Planning Committee-- none

Grants Committee—Commissioner Reiners advised a $50,000.00 grant was being submitted to The Rising Sun Regional Foundation for the engineering fees for the annex building.

Solid Waste District-Mr. Don Dunbar—Mr. Dunbar reported they were waiting on the State of Indiana for approval of the expansion plans.

EMS Advisory Board-Mr. David Simon—None

Attorney Comer advised the council that Grand Victoria Casino sold to a firm , Full House Casino.  The hope and optimism is that they will grow the facility.

Being no additional business to come before the Council a motion for adjournment was made by Council Member Dunbar and seconded by Council Member Warren .  Motion was approved unanimously.

 

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