City of Oakville

Oakville, WA

September 12, 2016

Mayor Thomas Sims called the regular Council Meeting of September 12, 2016 to order at 7:30 P.M.  Everyone joined in the Pledge of Allegiance.

 

ROLL CALL:

Council Members John Ruymann, Traci Fallow, Angelo Cilluffo, and Julie Zehe answered roll call.  A motion was made by Councilperson Fallow with a second by Councilperson Zehe to excuse Councilperson Ruymann and Councilperson Cilluffo.  Motion carried.

 

APPROVAL OF MINUTES:

A motion was made by Councilperson Palmerson with a second by Councilperson Zehe to accept the regular minutes of August 8, 2016.  Motion carried.

 

PUBLIC HEARING: none

CITIZENS COMMENTS:

Evelyn Hitzroth from FOTL commented that a sign for city/chamber/library would be a good idea to inform community of events

Mark Wolfe informed council of a kickstarter campaign for Papa Wolfe’s BBQ

 

MAYOR’S REPORT: none

 

PRESENTATIONS/COMMITTEE REPORTS:

Chehalis Basin Strategy start 7:40 end 8:10 Kenny Allanmore and Chrissy Bailey discusses flooding and strategies to restore habitat along Chehalis river.

 

ATTORNEY’S REPORT:

Attorney Dan Glenn submitted a written report to the city council with his legal opinions on the current issues of the city and tonight’s agenda.

POLICE REPORT: 

Sergeant Lewis gave a brief oral report to the council by GHCSO in August.

WATER/STREET REPORT:  

Richard Armstrong updated the council on the pump project. Mayor Thomas Sims informed council of tree removal in alley

STAFF REPORT: none

OLD BUSINESS:

Allen St. Vacation topic will be discussed at the next business meeting

Don Terry- Rezone- workshop will look at other possible areas to rezone

CORRESPONDENCE:  None

NEW BUSINESS:  None

ORDINANCES & RESOLUTIONS: None

CLERK’S REPORT: 

Clerk-Treasurer Amy Durga, submitted:  Checks #18587-18600 dated 08-10-2016, in the amount of $5,145.49.  Checks #18601-18632 dated 09-12-2016, in the amount of $28,222.54.  Payroll Checks #12595-12603 dated 08-30-2016, in the amount of $16,569.25.

Motion was made by Councilperson Zehe and seconded by Councilperson Fallow to accept the Clerk’s Report as presented for payment of the bills.  Motion carried.

COUNCIL COMMENTS:

Councilmember Palmerson stated that it was a good idea to get area rezoned so home owners can make improvements

EXECUTIVE SESSIONS:  none

                                                                                          

Mayor Sims adjourned meeting at 8:24 motion made by Councilperson Fallow and seconded by Councilperson Zehe to adjourn meeting Motion Carried

City Council Meetings

Oakville City Council meets the 2nd and 4th Monday of each month at 7:30 PM.

The 2nd Monday is a Business Meeting and the 4th Monday is a Workshop.