July 12, 2017 Meeting Minutes


Village of Barryton

July 12, 2017

Regular Meeting Minutes


President James Soriano called the Village Council to order at 6:30pm Pledge to the flag was cited

Roll Call: Donna McCoy-absent, Evelyn Jones-present, Stacy Dennis- present, James Soriano-present, Don Dennis-present

Barryton Police Report: John Bongard read the report.   The report will be posted around town.

DPW Report-Chad Lindsey read the report.

Chad informed council that B&E Seal Coating will start work on Northern Avenue on Friday July 14, 2017 at noon

A special meeting was set for July 26, 2017 at 6:30pm to discuss the renewal of Chad Lindsey’s contract with the Village of Barryton as the State of Michigan Licensed Lagoon Operator.

Minutes of Regular Meeting June 14, 2017 and Special Meeting Minutes June 21,2017 were presented

Motion by Evelyn Jones, seconded by James Soriano to accept the minutes as presented-roll call-all ayes, Donna-absent motion passes

Motion by Evelyn Jones, seconded by Stacy Dennis to accept the Treasurer’s report as presented.  Roll call all ayes, Donna-absent motion passes

A Business Liaison and Economic Development Committee Meeting was scheduled for July 24, 2017 at 6:00pm

James Soriano made a motion to allow Jen to place an advertisement in the Pioneer Newspaper announcing the Public Hearing on July 19, 2017, at a cost of no more than $105.20, seconded by Evelyn Jones, roll call-all yeses Donna-absent, motion passes

Motion by Stacy Dennis, seconded by Don Dennis to pay General fund bills with checks #16649 to#16668 and 165-171(E) for $8,167.68, Motor Pool fund bills with check 3(e) for $163.42, Sewer fund bills with check #3065 for $34.00 and Solid Waste Fund Bills with #713 (E) for$1,903.61 for a grand total of $10,268.71, Roll call all yeses, Donna-absent motion passes

Don Dennis made a motion to accept the resolution to Ordinance Number 6-3-87, which is the ordinance allowing Consumers energy to handle the electric needs of the Village of Barryton Residents, buildings and businesses, seconded by Evelyn Jones, roll call-all yeses Donna-absent

Don Dennis made a motion to allow Jen to spend no more than $200.00 repairing the office copy machine, seconded by Evelyn Jones, roll call all yeses, Donna-absent motion passes

Village of Barryton Ordinance Number 7-2017 “An Ordinance Authorizing and Permitting Commercial Medical Marihuana Facilities” was read.

Discussion of the Medical Marihuana Ordinance as well as the Sidewalk Ordinance were added to the special meeting scheduled on July 26, 2017

Stacy Dennis made a motion to adjourn, seconded by Don Dennis, all ayes Donna-absent motion passes

Adjourned at 8:22 pm

Jennifer Lindsey-Village Clerk

“The Village of Barryton is an equal opportunity provider.”