RIPLEY COUNTY COUNCIL

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Juanita (Dee Dee) Kaiser

418 Pleasant View Lane

Batesville, IN  47006

812-934-4899

 

 

Bill Dramann

347 S Park Avenue

Batesville, IN  47006

812-934-4280

 

 

Bill McDonald

5756 W Fairground Rd

Osgood, IN  47037

812-689-6699

Donald Dunbar, Vice President

829 E Beech Street

P.O. Box 122

Osgood, IN  47037

812-689-4406

 

Edward L. Armbrecht

1784 E County Rd 800 S

Versailles, IN  47042

812-667-5690

 

 

Bill Warren

645 Columbia Avenue

Osgood, IN  47037

812-689-4427

 

2011 Meeting Schedule

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

Wednesday, January 19

Wednesday, February 23
Monday, March 21
Monday, April 18
Monday, May 16
Monday, June 20
Monday, July 18
Monday, August 15
Monday, September 19
Monday, October 17
Monday, November 21
Monday, December 19

 

Commissioner's Meeting Minutes

Minutes prepared by Bill Wagner, Ripley County Auditor

The Ripley County Council met on Monday, December 12, 2011 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 Warren, Bill McDonald, Juanita Kaiser, and Bill Dramann were also in attendance.  Council Member Armbrecht was absent.

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

Approval of minutes from November 21, 2011:

Council Member McDonald moved to approve the minutes as presented with a second from Council Member Kaiser.  The motion passed with 6 yes.

                                  TRANSFER OF FUNDS: (Council Approval Not Needed)

From: Sheriff     $2157.40     # 1001.25802.000.014/Inmate Uniforms        

To: #1001.28200.000.014/Inmate Medical & Dental

From:  Health Dept.  $1599.38   #1168.11231.000.037/Env. Health Asst.

To:  #1168.11220.000.037/Clinical Asst.

From:  Health Dept.   $270.00  #1168.11231.000.037/Env. Health Asst.

To:  #1168.11252.000.037/PRN/RN Asst.

From:  Coroner  $830.00  #1001.32600.000.010/Training

To:  #1001.34600.000.010/Autopsy

From:  Coroner   $860.00  #1001.34200.000.010/Mobile Radio

To:  #1001.34600.000.050/Autopsy

From:  Park & Rec  $600.00  #1219.33230.000.050/Equipment

To:    #1219.32340.000.050/Park Lawn

From:  Park & Rec   $1000.00  #1219.36400.000.050/Liability & Casualty

To:  #1219.36106.000.050/Building Maintenance

From:  Highway  $300.00  #1176.37902.000.025/Natural Gas Heat

To:  #1176.37900.000.025/Electric

From:  Highway  $16803.42  #1169.32520.000.217/Bituminous

To:  1169.32490.000.217/Stone

From:  Highway   $2702.54  #1112.32520.000.278/Bituminous

To:  #1112.32490.000.278/Stone

From:  Extension   $80.00  #1001.34400.000.009/Telephone

To:  #1001.32700.000.009/Mileage

                             ADDITIONAL APPROPRIATIONS:

From:  Sheriff  $14,000.00  #1001.25700.000.007/Garage & Motors

Funds to pay invoices for balance of year

From:  Sheriff  $7000.00 Reduction #1001.37501.000.014/Meals for Prisoners

From:  Sheriff  $7000.00 Reduction #1001.37900.000.014/Utilities

Funds from these reductions make up the funds needed for Garage and Motors.

Council Member Warren moved to approve with a second from Council Member Kaiser.  Motion passed with 6 yes.

OLD BUSINESS:  NONE

NEW BUSINESS:

Sheriff-Mr. Tom Grills

Sheriff Grills discussed the new deputy hire with the Council and requested he be hired immediately so he can attend the Academy. 

Council Member Warren moved to approve with a second from Council Member McDonald.  The motion passed with 6 yes.

The appointment for the Ripley County Redevelopment Commission was discussed and Council Member Dramann moved to appoint Ms. Sue Meisberger and Mr. Jeff Volz.  Council Member Kaiser seconded and the motion passed with 6 yes.

County Attorney Ertel presented a Resolution requested by Auditor Wagner to close the Congressional School Fund and transfer to the Treasurer of the State of Indiana.  This would relieve the county from reports and distributing the interest to schools within townships of the county.  The Interest generated by the account will be distributed and closed as well.

Council Member McDonald moved to approve the resolution # 2011-03.  Council
Member Kaiser seconded and the motion passed with 6 yes.

Encumbrances were discussed and Council Member Dramann moved to give Auditor Wagner authority to do encumbrances for 2011.  Council Member McDonald seconded and the motion passed with 6 yes.

PUBLIC COMMENT:  NONE

COMMITTEE REPORTS:

ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT:  Mr. Jeff Volz—Absent

TECHNOLOGY COMMITTEE—Mr. Edward Armbrecht—Absent   

E911 ADVISORY BOARD:  Ms. Juanita Kaiser—None

SEI REGIONAL PLANNING COMM.—Ms. Dephane Smith—None

GRANTS COMMITTEE –Ms. Dephane Smith—Commissioner Reiners advised the county highway had a grant submitted for a new chipper box.

SOLID WASTE DISTRICT—Mr. Bill McDonald-None

EMS ADVISORY COMMITTEE—Mr. Bill McDonald—None

With no further business to come before the Council a motion was made by Council Member Warren to adjourn.  A second was made by Council Member Kaiser and the motion passed -6 yes.

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