Town of Fairview Park
Minutes of the November 14th, 2017 Meeting
The Town Council held their regular meeting on Tuesday November 14th, 2017 at 7:00 p.m. at the Municipal Building. The Pledge to the Flag was recited. Roll call was taken with council members Jim Hall, Larry Natalie, Tonya Smith, Larry Wilson, Jim Moore and Attorney Henry Antonini was all present. A motion was made by Tonya Smith and seconded by Larry Wilson to accept the minutes of the October meeting and financial report. The motion carried
by voice vote
First up was the Town Marshal update, Curtis mentioned that reserve deputy Sean Stafford has put in approximately 220 hours for the month, next he spoke about AED or Automated External Defibrillator that the town has, however the battery is dead and the pads are expired, since these items are expensive he asked for the towns help in replacing them he explained that it is a good thing to have an AED on hand and he is looking into possible grant money to purchase a couple more. Next he spoke about a grant for Narcan, Narcan is used for opioid overdoses Curtis explained how it is used and that it is a simple and safe use for overdoses, he has ten units of Narcan that he plans to share with the fire department. Curtis spoke about a breathalyzer he was able to get for the town and his department. normally they run around $500.00 he was able to get one for $300.00 it is something his department needs to do their jobs effectively, Curtis also acquired a large bulletin board that he donated to the town.
Eric Smith spoke about the Storm water grant the town was approved for he presented
the board with a contract for engineering to get the project started, he gave a time line for the project the design is to be done in early spring 2018, bids in March or April and construction will start next summer and be done the end of August weather permitting.
Resolution 2017-13 Transfer of Funds was read in full and again by title only, Jim Hall made the motion to accept and Jim Moore seconded the motion, motion carried by voice vote.
Boy Scout Robert (Lucas) George with troop 463 presented the board with an eagle project he needs to complete for rank of Eagle Scout the project is to build an archway for the town's park. Robert explained what his plans was and how he was going to construct the arch. The arch will be put on the concrete slab that is already at the park. The board gave him permission to go ahead with his project.
Leonard Akers mentioned a meeting he had attended for grants that arc available for towns such as sidewalks, stop signs and several other things, Eric and Neil explained a little about the different types of grants and how they work.
Neil presented an invoice to the clerk for testing of the trucks pumps and also spoke
about the LIT tax he is trying to get information on how and when the money will be used.
A motion was made by Tonya Smith and seconded by Jim Moore to pay the towns claims in the amount of$10,601.96 the water department claims in the amount of$16,182 53 and the wastewater claims in the amount of$6,946.81. The motion carried by voice vote.
The meeting was adjourned at 7:45pm with a motion by Tonya Smith and seconded by
Jim Hall. The motion carried by voice vote.
Attested to by:
Milisa Cartv, Clerk-Treasurer
November 14th, 2017
General Fund $21,835.35 MVH Fund $38,654.42 LR & S Fund $20,560.72 CCD Fund $24,715.33 CCI Fund $31,464.98 Cum Fire Fund $63,060.55 Flag Fund $571.85 Riverboat Wagering $46,919.23 Rainy Day Fund $33.809.41 Police Ed. Fund $1.926.13 Park Grant Fund .00 Excess Levy Fund .00
Balance as of
November 30th, 2017$283.517.97