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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 »



Golf Cart, ATV, UTV, Snowmobile, Mini Bike, etc. Permit

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The council has passed new ordinances, that require Golf Carts, ATVs, UTVs, Snowmobiles, Mini Bikes, Go-Karts, and the like to have a permit sticker on them when driving on the streets/alleys.

The owner and operators of the machines must fill out a permit application and return to City Hall. (Currently it will have to be by dropbox, mail, or fill out the online form.)

Once application is turned in and approved a permit sticker will be issued. The sticker is to be affixed to the rear driver side of the machine and must be visible at all times.

Click here for a printable version of the application.

Click here to submit application form electronically.

Below are the two ordinances passed and now in effect. Please read them carefully before applying.

ORDINANCE #340
AN ORDINANCE ESTABLISHING CHAPTER 10.46
OF THE CORYDON MUNICIPAL CODE

Be It Enacted by the Council of … Read More »



Street Signs for Sale

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The City of Corydon is selling old street signs that have been replaced.
We have some of each of the following:

ONLY 1 LEFT OF THE FOLLOWING!!!

Butler St
Depot St
Lafayette St.

Lakeview Dr.
Marion
S Lincoln

N Johnson
W Anthony
W English

W Maple
W Moore
W South

ONLY 2 LEFT OF THE FOLLOWING!

E Anthony
E English
E State

East St.
Greeley St.
N Greeley

Roosevelt
W Marion
W Steele

MULTIPLES LEFT OF THE FOLLOWING

E Hancock

E North
E South

E Marion
E Monroe
E Moore

E Steele
N Lafayette
S Butler

Franklin St.
Monroe
N Franklin

N Butler
N Dekalb
N East

N Johnson
S Lafayette
S Washington

South St.
S Franklin
S East

W Monroe
W Moore
W North

MOST are 2 signs attached to each other – these are $15
The rest are single signs – these are $10

Call into to City Hall to buy yours today! 641-872-1826. These will be for sale for a limited time! These are sold on a first come first serve basis.



6.17.20 – Council Meeting Minutes

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CITY OF CORYDON
REGULAR COUNCIL MEETING
Wednesday, June 17, 2020

The regular meeting of the Corydon City Council was called to order by Mayor Dennis Moorman. Present were council members Holmes, Rupe, Bennett and Christian. Rodgers was absent. Others in attendance were City Clerk Eva Moore, Rhonda Bennett from the Times-Republican.
Randy Sharp was present and addressed the council during open forum regarding vase damage to a headstone in the cemetery as well as junk issues with a tenant.
Christian made the motion to approve Resolution 2020-24, a resolution to change council meeting dates and times starting in new fiscal year July 2020. Holmes seconded. Ayes: Rupe, Holmes, Bennett and Christian. Nays: none.
Holmes made the motion to approve Resolution 2020-25, a resolution authorizing the move of Emergency Funds to the General Fund as required by law. Bennett seconded. Ayes: … Read More »



6.11.20 – Council Meeting Minutes

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CITY OF CORYDON
SPECIAL CLOSED SESSION COUNCIL MEETING
Thursday, June 11, 2020

The special session council meeting of the Corydon City Council was called to order by Mayor Dennis Moorman at 5:30 p.m. Present were council members Rodgers, Rupe, Holmes, Bennett and Rodgers. Others in attendance were City Clerk Eva Moore and City Attorney Verle Norris.
The council conducted a closed session pursuant to the Iowa Open Meeting Law, Section 21.5(1)(c) to discuss strategy with council regarding matters that are presently in litigation.
Bennett made the motion to proceed to closed session. Christian seconded. Ayes: Rodgers, Rupe, Holmes, Bennett and Christian. Nays: none.
Christian made the motion to come out of closed session. Rupe seconded. Ayes: Rodgers, Rupe, Holmes, Bennett and Christian. Nays: none.
Christian made the motion to defend the appeal to the Iowa Workforce Development Board on … Read More »



6.4.20 – Council Meeting Minutes

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CITY OF CORYDON
REGULAR COUNCIL MEETING
Thursday June 4, 2020

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

Nichole Moore addressed the council with information about services they provide for local cities within their Council of Governments. The city has not utilized them since 2010 and there is much they can assist with.

Council discussed selling and bidding procedures for 215 N. West St. Information is still being gathered on how to handle.

Bennett made the motion to approve Resolution 2020-22, a resolution removing Laticia Stewart from … Read More »



5.20.20 – Council Meeting Minutes

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CITY OF CORYDON
REGULAR COUNCIL MEETING
Wednesday, May 20, 2020

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

The public hearing regarding the proposed Vacation and Conveyance of Alleys by the City of Corydon, Iowa, Pursuant to Iowa Code 354.23 regarding vacation of alleys in Beal’s Addition was called to order by Mayor Moorman. Publication was in the Times Republican. Moore had not received any oral or written comments. Bennett made the motion to close the public hearing. Holmes seconded. Ayes-Rodgers, Rupe, Holmes, Bennett and Christian. Nays-none.

Rupe made the motion to approve Resolution 2020-21 for Vacation and Conveyance of Alleys by the City of … Read More »



5.7.20 – Council Meeting Minutes

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CITY OF CORYDON
REGULAR COUNCIL MEETING
Thursday May 7, 2020

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

Bennett made the motion to approve payment #1 for Morris Enterprises for the Water System Improvements Project 2019 in the amount of $160,668.75. Rupe seconded. Ayes-Rodgers, Rupe, Holmes, Christian and Bennett. Nays-none.

Council discussed the position of City Treasurer/Deputy Clerk. Mayor expressed his desire to get the job posted and interviews started. It was decided that an ad would be placed in the paper for a Utility Billing part-time position that could lead to full time.

Council discussed software upgrades and general office upgrades to make the office more efficient.

Holmes made the … 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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