MOROCCO TOWN COUNCIL

December 4, 2018

Bob Gonczy opened the meeting at 7:00 P.M.  Board Members present were Rick McCann, Duke Gagnon and Utility Clerk Melissa Pass. Town employees, Casey Ehlinger, Allen Banister, and Dustin Gary were also in attendance.

Turning Change into Opportunity

  • MCO report- Being made a part of these minutes.
    • Rick makes a motion to up the bid approval from $10,000 to $12,000 for the new high speed service pump. Duke seconded. Motion passes 3-0. Rick will follow up with details to make sure pump is taken care of.
    • Rick makes a motion to order parts from Evapar for sewer plant. When yearly maintence is due they will fix then.
    • Bob stated: MCO has been extremely helpful and the town is extremely grateful for all that they go above and beyond for the good of the town.
  • Had meeting with Gerry White and Edwin on OCRA Waste Water application. The application looks like we are going to score very well.
  • Community Crossroads grant was denied. Hoping for the second round to get picked.
  • Duke made motion to pay duct work on orchard lane.
    • Rick seconded, motion passes 3-0
  • Sarah Snell wanted to thank the guys for all the help with picking up her trees when Morocco had that bad wind storm.
  • Town of Morocco election procedure to be tabled to next meeting due to no attorney at meeting.
  • Golf cart ordinance to be tabled until next meeting due to no attorney at meeting.

 

 

 

Clerk Treasurer: (Sherri Rainford)

  • Bob made a motion to approve the November claims. Rick seconded. Motion passed 3-0.
  • Rick made a motion to approve the minutes from the November meeting. Duke seconded. Motion passed 3-0.
  • Bob made motion to approve salary ordinance. Rick seconded. Motion passes 3-0.
  • Duke made a motion to give all employees a $200 bonus. Bob seconded. Motion passed 2-0.

 

Street Department – Casey

  • Tree went up great
  • Lights went up great
  • Water meter marked with blue flags
  • Working on town benches
  • Shop bathroom floor needs replaced

 

 

Town Marshal- Report to be submitted.

  • Report submitted

 

Town Attorney: (Becky Goddard)

 

Planning Commission (David Hoaks)

Donation Requests:

  • Weekend Backpack Food Program
    • Rick made motion to give $200, Duke seconded. Motion passes 3-0
  • Santa Chefs
    • Rick made a motion to give $800, Duke seconded. Motion passes 3-0
  • Angel Tree
    • Rick made a motion to give $500, Duke seconded. Motion passes 3-0

New Business:

Next meeting is on Wednesday, January 2, 2019

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Robert Gonczy                           Duke Gagnon                       Scott Hivley