CHIPPEWA TOWNSHIP TRUSTEES REGULAR

AT TOWNSHIP HALL  7:00 PM          SEPTEMBER 8,      21

MEETING CALLED TO ORDER AT 7:00PM WITH PLEDGE OF ALLEGIANCE

ROLL CALL: STEPHEN JUNG – PRESENT, LENNY BROOME – PRESENT, DOMINIC OLIVERIO – PRESENT.

APPROVAL OF MINUTES

A MOTION TO APPROVE THE MINUTES OF AUGUST 11, 2021 REGULAR MEETING WITHOUT A PUBLIC READING, AS ALWAYS, THEY ARE AVAILABLE FOR THE PUBLIC TO REVIEW.

MOTION TO PASS BY DOMINIC OLIVERIO, SECONDED BY LENNY BROOME

ROLL CALL: DOMINIC OLIVERIO – YES, LENNY BROOME – YES, STEVE JUNG – YES.

HEARING ON NUISANCE ABATEMENT – 14933 HATFIELD ROAD, RITTMAN – CAREGIVER CALLED AND SHE HAS CALLED A MOWING CO AND THEY WILL MOW THE PROPERTY.  THIS PROPERTY HIS ON HIS MOWING SCHEDULE.

HEARING ON NUISANCE ABAEMENT – 15580 RITTMAN ROAD, RITTMAN –IT WAS CLEANED UP AROUND THE BUILDING.

12946 PORTAGE STREET, RITTMAN  – THE MANAGEMENT CO. IS WORKING ON GETTING THIS MOWED AND CLEANED UP.

21-0082-09 NUISANCE ABATEMENT AT 13765 MT EATON RD.

A RESOLUTION THAT DETERMINES THE OWNER’S MAINTENANCE AT 13765 MT EATON RD, RITTMAN THE VEGETATION (WEEDS) CONSTITUTES A NUISANCE BY VIRTUE OF ORC 505.87.  ORDER THE ABATEMENT AND/OR REMOVAL WITHIN SEVEN (7) DAYS.  ORDER TOWNSHIP EMPLOYEE TO OBTAIN TITLE SEARCH TO IDENTIFY RECORD OWNER AND ANY LIEN HOLDERS.  AUTHORIZE NOTICE TO ALL RECORD OWNERS AND LIEN HOLDERS NOTIFYING OF THE BOARD OF TOWNSHIP TRUSTEES DECISION AND ORDERS.

MOTION TO PASS BY DOMINIC OLIVERIO, SECONDED BY LENNY BROOME

ROLL CALL: DOMINIC OLIVERIO – YES, LENNY BROOME – YES, STEVE JUNG – YES.

FISCAL OFFICER:

RECEIPTS AND EXPENDITURES APPROVAL FOR AUGUST 2021

RECEIPTS:          $   697,870.87

EXPENDITURES:      $  164,192.13

MOTION TO PASS BY DOMINIC OLIVERIO, SECONDED BY LENNY BROOME

ROLL CALL: DOMINIC OLIVERIO – YES, LENNY BROOME – YES, STEVE JUNG – YES.

DEPARTMENT REPORTING:

SHERIFF DEPT:  DEPUTY SHAFER READ HIS REPORT

FIRE DEPT.:  JOYCE FORRER TURNED IN HER REPORT

SERVICE CALLS FOR AUGUST – 125 CALLS (23 TIMES OUT OF 125 MULTIPLE CALLS WERE HANDLED).

21-0083-09 WRITE OFF FROM SOFT BILLING

A RESOLUTION TO WRITE OFF $23,112.96 FROM SOFT BILLING AND INSURANCE DEDUCTIONS FROM OCTOBER 2020 – MAY 2021.

MOTION TO PASS BY DOMINIC OLIVERIO, SECONDED BY LENNY BROOME

ROLL CALL: DOMINIC OLIVERIO – YES, LENNY BROOME – YES, STEVE JUNG – YES.

CHIPPEWA TOWNSHIP TRUSTEES REGULAR

AT TOWNSHIP HALL  7:00 PM          SEPTEMBER 8,      21

21-0084-09 SEND SIX OFFICERS TO FIRE OFFICER TRAINING

A RESOLUTION TO SEND MICHAEL ROTE, JOYCE FORRER, MATT YOUNGBLOOD, MATT THOMAS, JAMIE WIESE AND TOM TARAY TO FIRE OFFICER TRAINING AT KIDRON FIRE DEPARTMENT, DECEMBER 11, 2021. THE PROGRAM’S TITLE IS PRIDE AND OWNERSHIP: THE LOVE FOR THE JOB. NO COST TO THE DEPARTMENT; THE CLASS IS FREE .

MOTION TO PASS BY DOMINIC OLIVERIO, SECONDED BY LENNY BROOME

ROLL CALL: DOMINIC OLIVERIO – YES, LENNY BROOME – YES, STEVE JUNG – YES.

21-0085-09 SEND ROBERT HELLER TO FIRE SAFETY INSPECTOR CLASS

A RESOLUTION TO SEND ROBERT HELLER TO FIRE SAFETY INSPECTOR CLASS AT AKRON UNIVERSITY FROM JANUARY 10, 2022 – FEBRUARY 7, 2022, FOR $800.00, INCLUDING BOOKS.  AFTER COMPLETING THE COURSE AND STATE TEST, ROBERT WILL ASSIST THE FIRE DEPARTMENT WITH FIRE SAFETY INSPECTIONS.

MOTION TO PASS BY DOMINIC OLIVERIO, SECONDED BY LENNY BROOME

ROLL CALL: DOMINIC OLIVERIO – YES, LENNY BROOME – YES, STEVE JUNG – YES.

21-0086-09 SEND STEPHEN BAGLIA TO FIRE INSTRUCTOR CLASS

A RESOLUTION TO SEND STEPHEN BAGLIA TO FIRE INSTRUCTOR CLASS AT AKRON UNIVERSITY OCTOBER 11 – 25, 2021 FOR $725.00 INCLUDING BOOKS.  AFTER COMPLETING THE COURSE AND STATE TEST, STEPHEN WILL ASSIST WITH TRAINING AS A CERTIFIED FIRE INSTRUCTOR AT CHIPPEWA TWP. FD.

MOTION TO PASS BY DOMINIC OLIVERIO, SECONDED BY LENNY BROOME

ROLL CALL: DOMINIC OLIVERIO – YES, LENNY BROOME – YES, STEVE JUNG – YES.

21-0087-09 ACCEPT RESIGNATION FROM SEAN GREEN – FIRE DEPT.

A RESOLUTION TO ACCEPT RESIGNATION FROM SEAN GREEN EFFECTIVE ON SEPTEMBER 11, 2021. Sean has accept a full-time firefighter position in Sommerville, South Carolina.

MOTION TO PASS BY DOMINIC OLIVERIO, SECONDED BY LENNY BROOME

ROLL CALL: DOMINIC OLIVERIO – YES, LENNY BROOME – YES, STEVE JUNG – YES.

ZONING INSPECTOR:  CRAIG THORICHT READ HIS AUGUST REPORT

ROAD DEPT: MATT CARVER TURNED IN AUGUST REPORT – LENNY BROOME READ THE REPORT.

BOARD OF ZONING APPEALS:   TWO REQUESTS FOR VARIANCES FOR SEPTEMBER

ZONING COMMISSION:   NO MEETING SCHEDULED

VILLAGE OF DOYLESTOWN: NO ONE PRESENT FROM THE VILLAGE.

TRUSTEES:  

A MANDATORY DRUG FREE WORK PLACE TRAINING WILL BE HELD ON TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 21, 2021 AT 6:00 PM AT THE FIRE STATION.

FUTURE MEETING DATES AND EVENTS:

SEPTEMBER 20, 2021 AT 7:00 PM – BOARD OF ZONING APPEALS REGULAR MEETING

OCTOBER 13, 2021 AT 7:00 PM – BOARD OF TRUSTEES REGULAR MEETING

 CHIPPEWA TOWNSHIP TRUSTEES REGULAR

AT TOWNSHIP HALL  7:00 PM          SEPTEMBER 8,      21

ANNOUNCEMENTS:  

Township office will be closed  ON SEPTEMBER 13 & 16, 2021

PUBLIC COMMENTS: ED KUNKEL OF 17352 GALEHOUSE RD – WANTED TO DOCUMENT HE IS OPPOSING THE POTENTIAL SHOOTING RANGE.

A RESIDENT REFERENCED A 1991 CASE OF A SHOOTING RANGE IN DALLAS, TX WHERE A 15-YEAR-OLD WAS SHOT AND KILLED.

TODD BROMLEY STATED THEY ARE VIOLATING ZONING.

ONE RESIDENT STATED THEY ARE SHOOTING DIRECTLY AT HIS HOUSE.

ONE RESIDENT COMMENTED THAT THE PROPERTY IS M-1, SHOULD GO TO BZA FOR RECREATIONAL FACILITIES.

ATTORNEY AL SCHRADER SPOKE TO THE RESIDENTS, WE NEED PROOF IF THEY ARE RUNNING A BUSINESS AND HE COMMENTED WHAT WAS STATED AT THE LAST MONTHS MEETING.

RON BROWNING ASKED THE TRUSTEES IF THEY COULD MOW AT M&M PARK ON MOINE ROAD. WHEN HE IS DRIVING THE BUS, IT IS HARD TO SEE.

JIM WOODFORD ASKED ABOUT PROPERTY ON PORTAGE STREET & WHITMAN ROAD.

THE TRUSTEES THEY DID NOT KNOW, THEY HAVEN’T COME TO THE TOWNSHIP.

GO INTO EXECUTIVE SESSION

MOTION TO GO INTO EXECUTIVE SESSION FOR PERSONNEL ORC 121.22(G)(1)  AT 7:46PM

MOTION TO PASS BY DOMINIC OLIVERIO, SECONDED BY LENNY BROOME

ROLL CALL: DOMINIC OLIVERIO – YES, LENNY BROOME – YES, STEVE JUNG – YES.

THERE MAYBE ACTION TAKEN AFTER EXECUTIVE SESSION

TRUSTEES RECONVENED

MOTION TO COME OUT OF EXECUTIVE SESSION AT 9:44PM

MOTION TO PASS BY DOMINIC OLIVERIO, SECONDED BY LENNY BROOME

ROLL CALL: DOMINIC OLIVERIO – YES, LENNY BROOME – YES, STEVE JUNG – YES.

21-0088-09 ACCEPT CODY POST RESIGNATION – FIRE DEPT.

A RESOLUTION TO ACCEPT HIS VERBAL RESIGNATION FROM CODY POST, EFFECTIVE SEPTEMBER 8, 2021.

MOTION TO PASS BY STEVE JUNG, SECONDED BY DOMINIC OLIVERIO

ROLL CALL: STEVE JUNG – YES, DOMINIC OLIVERIO – YES, LENNY BROOME – YES.

21-0089-09 TO HIRE ROBERT HELLER AS A FULL-TIME FF/INSPECTOR

A RESOLUTION TO HIRE ROBERT HELLER AS A FULL-TIME FF/INSPECTOR AT $43,000., PENDING DRUG TEST & PASSING, POLICE & FIRE PHYSICAL WITH NO EXCEPTIONS.

MOTION TO PASS BY STEVE JUNG, SECONDED BY DOMINIC OLIVERIO

ROLL CALL: STEVE JUNG – YES, DOMINIC OLIVERIO – YES, LENNY BROOME – YES.

21-0090-09 TO HIRE JOSHUA BOW AS A FULL-TIME FF/MEDIC

A RESOLUTION TO HIRE JOSHUA BOW AS A FULL-TIME FIREFIGHTER/PARAMEDIC WORKING A 24/48 SHIFT WITH A KELLY DAY AT $43,000., PENDING DRUG TES.

MOTION TO PASS BY STEVE JUNG, SECONDED BY DOMINIC OLIVERIO

ROLL CALL: STEVE JUNG – YES, DOMINIC OLIVERIO – YES, LENNY BROOME – YES.

CHIPPEWA TOWNSHIP TRUSTEES REGULAR

AT TOWNSHIP HALL  7:00 PM          SEPTEMBER 8,      21

21-0091-09 ADVERTISE FOR FULL-TIME ROAD DEPT. POSITION

A RESOLUTION TO ADVERTISE FOR A FULL-TIME ROAD CREW EMPLOYEE.

MOTION TO PASS BY STEVE JUNG, SECONDED BY DOMINIC OLIVERIO

ROLL CALL: STEVE JUNG – YES, DOMINIC OLIVERIO – YES, LENNY BROOME – YES.

MOTION TO ADJOURN

MOTION TO PASS BY STEVE JUNG, SECONDED BY DOMINIC OLIVERIO

ROLL CALL: STEVE JUNG – YES, DOMINIC OLIVERIO – YES, LENNY BROOME – YES.

MEETING ADJOURNED AT 9:45PM.

TRUSTEES  ___________________

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