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10-28-2020 Council Meeting Minutes

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CITY OF CORYDON
REGULAR COUNCIL MEETING
Wednesday October 28, 2020

 

The regular meeting of the Corydon City Council was called to order by Mayor Dennis Moorman.  Present were council members Christian, Holmes, Rodgers and Bennett. Present on the phone was Stan Rupe.  Others present were City Clerk Eva Moore, Jen Reed from the Times-Republican, Deputy Wiltamuth, City Attorney Verle Norris, and Brandon Trower City Crew.

Christian made the motion to approve the minutes from the previous regular meeting and special session meeting.  Rodgers seconded.  Ayes: Bennett, Christian, Rupe, Rodgers, Holmes.  Nays:  none.

City Attorney Norris was present to discuss the process of municipal infractions with the council. The City Clerk will not be responsible for writing them and the process will remain the same with the City Attorney.

The council discussed the upcoming sewer rate increase and the ordinance update with the City Attorney.  Bennett made … Read More »


COUNCIL MEETING SCHEDULE

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Council Meetings are now being held on the second and fourth Wednesdays of the month at 5:30 p.m. Due Holiday closures, some meetings are scheduled on different days.  Due to Covid 19, there is a limit of 10 people or more at a time.  If you would like to be on the agenda, please contact Eva at City Hall at least 48 hours in advance. If there are already 10 people scheduled, please feel free to call into the free conference call at 978-990-5439. Access code 130288. At the beginning of the meeting, wait until the mayor announces “open forum” and you then can announce your name over the phone before speaking to the council. There is a 5 minute limit for public speakers not already on the agenda.

Meeting Schedule:
Oct 28-Wed
Nov 9-Mon
Nov 23-Mon
Dec 9-Wed
Dec 23-Wed


10-14-2020 COUNCIL MEETING MINUTES

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City of Corydon
Regular Council Meeting
Wednesday, October 14, 2020

Mayor Moorman called to order the Public Hearing regarding Budget Amendment FY 2020/2021. Present were council members Christian, Holmes, Rupe and Rogers with Bennett present over the phone.  Others present were City Clerk Eva Moore, Jen Reed from the Times-Republican, Brandon Trower with the City Crew, Deputy Wiltamuth and City Attorney Verle Norris.  Moore reported that the notice had been published as required.  As of the meeting time, City Hall had not received any oral or written comments.  No one was present from the public in person nor over the conference call.

Holmes made the motion to close the public hearing.  Rupe seconded.  Ayes: Christian, Holmes, Rupe, Rodgers and Bennett.  Nays:  none.

Mayor Moorman called to order the regular council meeting at 5:31 p.m.

Christian made the motion to approve Resolution 2020-35, a resolution approving the … Read More »


9-23-2020 COUNCIL MEETING

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CITY OF CORYDON
REGULAR COUNCIL MEETING
WEDNESDAY September 23, 2020

The regular meeting of the Corydon City Council was called to order by Mayor Dennis Moorman.  Present were council members Christian, Holmes, Rupe, Rodgers and Bennett.  Others present were City Clerk Eva Moore, Jen Reed from the Times Republican, Dan Sales with Cook Insurance and Deputy Wiltamuth from the Wayne County Sheriff’s Department.

Dan Sales addressed the council with updates regarding the HyVee grease back up/sewer claim and his recommendation for next steps.  He also brought the council up to date on the workman’s comp policies and how it relates to not only city workers, but also those city workers that are also considered emergency services personnel.

Christian made the motion to approve the minutes from the previous meeting and the special session meeting minutes.  Rodgers seconded.  Ayes: Holmes, Rupe, Rodgers, Christian and Bennett.  Nays:  … Read More »


9-16-2020 SPECIAL SESSION COUNCIL MEETING

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CITY OF CORYDON
SPECIAL SESSION
WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 16, 2020 5:00 P.M.

 

Present: Mayor Pro-Tem Bennett, Council members Christian, Holmes, Rupe, City Clerk Eva Moore and guest Roger Winslow. Present on the phone was Nancy Buss with Hall Engineering. Rodgers arrived at 5:30 p.m. Mayor Moorman was absent.

 

The council discussed the current 10 year CIP plan regarding street and sewer improvements.

The council discussed the upcoming SAGR/Wastewater Treatment Facility required by the DNR as well as the possibility of needing to increase resident rates to help pay for the costs.

The council discussed payroll and worker’s comp options for employees that volunteer for emergency services.

The council discussed the costs/budget of having to abate and demo nuisance properties.

The special session was adjourned at 7:25 p.m.

 

 

Nathan Bennett
Mayor Pro-Tem

ATTEST:

 

Eva Moore
City Clerk


9-9-2020 COUNCIL MEETING MINUTES

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CITY OF CORYDON
REGULAR COUNCIL MEETING
Wednesday, September 9, 2020

 

The regular meeting of the Corydon City Council was called to order by Mayor Dennis Moorman.  Present were council members Bennett, Christian, Rodgers and Holmes. Rupe was absent.  Others in attendance were City Clerk Eva Moore, Jen Reed from the Times-Republican and resident Chase Clark.

Mayor Moorman called the Public Hearing to order regarding the sale of real property at 215 N. West St.  City Hall had not received any oral or written comments.  Rodgers made the motion to come out of the public hearing.  Holmes seconded.  Ayes: Bennett, Christian, Rodgers and Holmes. Nays:  none.

Chase Clark was present to state his concerns regarding rodent infestation of the property at 215 N. West St. and where those rodents will retreat to once someone purchases and demos the property.  Rodgers stated that the City would contact … Read More »


8-26-2020 – Council Meeting Minutes

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CITY OF CORYDON
REGULAR COUNCIL MEETING
WEDNESDAY AUGUST 26, 2020

 

The regular meeting of the Corydon City Council was called to order by Mayor Dennis Moorman.  Present were council members Holmes, Rupe, Rodgers and Christian. Bennett was present on the phone.  Others in attendance were City Clerk Eva Moore, Jen Reed from the Times-Republican and City Crew Brandon Trower.  Justin Doll was also present on the phone.  Nancy Buss did not attend over the phone.

Christian made the motion to approve the minutes of the previous meeting.  Rupe seconded.  Ayes: Holmes, Rupe, Rodgers, Christian, Bennett. Nays:  none.

Holmes made the motion to approve Resolution 2020-32, a resolution setting a public hearing for Wednesday September 9, 2020 at 5:30 p.m. to advise the public of the City’s intent to sell the property at 215 N. West Street.  Rodgers seconded.  Ayes: Holmes, Rupe, Rodgers, Christian, Bennett. Nays:  … Read More »



8-12-2020 – Council Meeting Minutes

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CITY OF CORYDON
REGULAR COUNCIL MEEETING
WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 12, 2020

The regular meeting of the Corydon City Council was called to order by Mayor Dennis Moorman. Present were council members Holmes, Christian, Rodgers and Rupe. Bennett arrived at 5:35 pm. Others in attendance were City Clerk Eva Moore, Jen Reed from the Times-Republican and Fire Chief Bryan Wallace. Nancy Buss did not call in.

Holmes made the motion to approve payment of $5,284.89 to Hall Engineering for engineering services to date for the Street Improvements Project 2019. Rupe seconded. Ayes: Holmes, Rupe, Rodgers, Bennett and Christian. Nays: none.

Rupe made the motion to approve Resolution 2020-30, a resolution approving an application from TSKJ LLC./Rody Bennett for TAX ABATEMENT UNDER THE CITY OF CORYDON’S URBAN REVITALIZATION PLAN for the property at 108 and 108 ½ N. Franklin. Christian seconded. … Read More »



7-22-2020 – Council Meeting Minutes

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CITY OFCORYDON
REGULAR COUNCIL MEETING
Wednesday, July 22, 2020

The regular council meeting of the Corydon City Council was called to order by Mayor Dennis Moorman. Present were council members Holmes, Rupe and Christian. Absent Bennett and Rodgers. Others in attendance were City Clerk Eva Moore, Jen Reed from the Times-Republican and Nancy Buss with Hall Engineering on the phone.

Rupe made the motion to approve Resolution 2020-28, a resolution approving an application from Graycius, LLC for TAX ABATEMENT UNDER THE CITY OF CORYDON’S URBAN REVITALIZATION PLAN for the property at 112 W. Jefferson Street, Suite 2. Holmes seconded. Ayes: Holmes, Rupe, Christian. Nays: none.
Holmes made the motion to approve Resolution 2020-29, a resolution approving an application from Cody and Lisa Veach for TAX ABATEMENT UNDER THE CITY OF CORYDON’S URBAN REVITALIZATION PLAN for the property at … Read More »



7-8-2020 – Council Meeting Minutes

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City of Corydon
Regular Council Meeting
Wednesday, July 8, 2020

The regular meeting of the Corydon City Council was called to order by Mayor Dennis Moorman. Present were council members Holmes, Rupe, Rodgers, Bennett and Christian. Others in attendance were City Clerk Eva Moore, Jen Reed from the Times Republican, Brandon Trower and Scott Bunnell. Present on phone were Nancy Buss with Hall Engineering, and Lisa Holt.

Scott Bunnell was present to discuss cemetery complaints that the Mayor and City Hall had recently received regarding mowing and vase damages at the Corydon cemetery. It was agreed that Bunnell’s crew would try to blow grass off of stones for the three major holidays; otherwise was very hard to do. Damaged vases were an item of concern as well as some stones.

Rodgers made the motion to approve the cemetery stone repair bid … Read More »





About Corydon

Corydon is located in South Central Iowa in Wayne County. We are a small city of 1585 persons, the largest of 9 cities in the county. Corydon hosts the Wayne County Courthouse on a very charming square in the center of the city. There are two major parks, one with a nine-hole golf course and aquatic center, the other with a 58 acre lake with campgrounds, disc golf course, fishing and a nearby walking trail.

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