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

September 21, 2009

Minutes prepared by MaryAnn McCoy, Ripley County Auditor

The Ripley County Council met on Monday, September 21, 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, Bill Warren and David Simon were in attendance.

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 Kaiser made a motion to approve the minutes from the August 17 Council Meeting seconded by Council Member Warren. Motion approved unanimously.

Appropriations:

Council Member Warren made a motion to approve the additional appropriation of $500 Acc#425-38701-000-050 Rental Deposits and $3,325 Acc#425-11355-000-050 Show Mobile (reimbursement for endowment fund for Park & Recreation) seconded by Council Member Kaiser. Motion approved unanimously.

Transfers:

Council Member Dunbar made a motion to transfer $1,500 from Acc#425-43100-000-050 New Equipment to Acc#425-38710-000-050 seconded by Council Member Armbrecht. Motion approved unanimously.

Council Member Armbrecht made a motion to transfer $4,000 from Acc#340-32901-000-240 Communication Equipment (H1N1 Grant) to Acc#340-43150-000-340 Communication Equipment (H1N1 Grant) for Ripley County Health Department seconded by Council Member Warren. Motion approved unanimously.

New Business:

Tom Grills, Ripley County Sheriff presented a request to purchase color coded uniforms for the inmates in jail from the Commissary Fund. Council Member Kaiser made a motion to approve the purchase of color coded uniforms for the inmates at the Ripley County Jail from Commissary Fund seconded by Council Member Simon. Motion approved by Smith, Armbrecht, Dunbar, Simon, Warren and Kaiser. Dramann abstained.

Council Member Armbrecht made a motion to approve and adopt the following budgets: General of $6,600,264, Highway $1,958,624, Cumulative Bridge $586,593, County Misdemeanant $17,745, Emergency Medical Services $126,722, Health Department $313,663, Belterra Riverboat $300,000, Local Roads & Streets $275,520, County Sales Disclosure $6,000, 911 Wireless Communications $113,791, Health Maintenance $57,810, Adult Probation $127,839, Juvenile Probation $4,772, County Surveyor Corner Prep. $26,000, Local Emergency Planning $15,800, Pre Trial Diversion $89,241, GAL CASA $15,105, Cumulative Capital Development $485,478, Emergency Telephone $342,982, EDIT Tax $856,000, Clerk Perpetuation $3,220, Inn Keepers Tax $55,000, Riverboat Gaming Fund $514,500, Property Reassessment $237,544, Home Incarceration Work Release $55,000, Jury Fees $40,000, Juvenile Detention In Home $5,000, Juvenile Substance Abuse $6,000, Tobacco Settlement (Master) Fund $25,332, Adult Prob. Administration $45,740, Court Order Testing $5,000, Park & Recreation $136,142, Victims Assistance Grant $69,134, Bioterrorism $63,130, Endowment $10,000  seconded by Council Member Dunbar. Motion approved unanimously.

Council Member Armbrecht made a motion to approve Ordinance of Appropriations and Tax Rates for 2010 seconded by Council Member Dunbar. Motion approved unanimously.

Council Member Armbrecht made a motion to approve the Salary Ordinance for 2010 (except Jail part time maintenance position based on documentation/job description  that is to be received from the Sheriff) seconded by Council Member Kaiser. Motion approved unanimously.

Committee Reports:

Economic Development-Jeff Volz-Nothing

Technology Committee- Edward Armbrecht-Grant for $50,000/Computers

E911 Advisory Board-Ben Peetz-nothing

SEI Regional Planning Committee- Dephane Smith- nothing

Grants Committee—Dephane Smith-Grant for $50,000 for new computers/Kelly Vollet, New member appointed to Grant Board Mark Busching

Solid Waste District-Donald Dunbar-Meeting Thursday night.

 EMS Advisory Committee-David Simon-Nothing                                                  

Council Member Dramann made a motion to adjourn until the next Council Meeting on Monday, October 19, 2009 seconded by Council Member Kaiser. Motion approved unanimously.

 

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