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May 17, 2010: City Council
AGENDA:

 
REGULAR MEETING of the Council of the City of Lyndhurst, Monday, May 17, 2010, at 8:00 P.M., Vice Mayor Joseph A. Marko, presiding.
 
Members Present:
Council Representatives: D. J. Fisher, D. A. Frey, J. A. Gambatese, C. A. LoPresti, J. A. Marko, L. A. Schlessel, P. A. Ward.
 
Others Present: J. M. Cicero, Jr., Mayor; P. T. Murphy, Director of Law; R. F. Porrello, Chief of Police; F. E. Glady III, Director of Service; M. A. Kovalchik, Director of Finance; T. P. Kunz, Building Commissioner; G. M. Telzrow, Chief of Fire; J. C. Borton, Assistant Clerk of Council.
 
COUNCIL:
 
Minutes:
 
Approve Minutes of the Regular Meeting of Council held Monday, May 3, 2010.
 
Committee Reports:
 
MAYOR'S REPORT
 
FINANCE COMMITTEE - WARD
 
PUBLIC LANDS & BUILDINGS COMMITTEE - FREY
 
ROADS & UTILITIES COMMITTEE - GAMBATESE
 
SAFETY COMMITTEE - LoPRESTI
 
SERVICE & SEWERS COMMITTEE - FISHER
 
LEGISLATIVE COMMITTEE - WARD
 
PLANNING COMMISSION - SCHLESSEL
 
SOUTH EUCLID-LYNDHURST BOARD OF EDUCATION
 
Requests for additions to the Agenda:
 
Public Comment:
 
SECOND READING:
ORDINANCE NO. 2010-26
INTRODUCED BY: WARD AND SCHLESSEL
 
AN ORDINANCE AMENDING SECTION 1160.04(a)(3) OF THE CODIFIED ORDINANCES OF THE CITY ENTITLED "PARKING OF RECREATIONAL VEHICLES", AND DECLARING AN EMERGENCY.
 
TABLED ITEMS:
 
ORDINANCE NO. 2008-15
INTRODUCED BY: ADMIN
 
AN ORDINANCE AMENDING SECTION 660.05 OF THE CODIFIED ORDINANCES OF THE CITY WITH REGARD TO SNOW REMOVAL.
 
May 17, 2010: City Council
MINUTES:

 
The Council of the City of Lyndhurst met in Regular Session on Monday, May 17, 2010 at 8:04 P.M., Vice Mayor Joseph A. Marko, presiding.
 
Members Present:
Council Representatives: D. J. Fisher, D. A. Frey, J. A. Gambatese, C. A. LoPresti, J. A. Marko, L. A. Schlessel, P. A. Ward.
 
Others Present: J. M. Cicero, Jr., Mayor; P. T. Murphy, Director of Law; R. F. Porrello, Chief of Police; F. E. Glady III, Director of Service; D. Isaac, Captain of Fire; M. A. Kovalchik, Director of Finance; T. P. Kunz, Building Commissioner.
 
Absent: G. M. Telzrow, Chief of Fire.
 
It was moved by Mr. Frey, seconded by Mr. Gambatese, that reading of the minutes of the Regular Meeting of Council held Monday, May 3, 2010, copies of which were mailed to all Members be dispensed with and said minutes stand approved as circulated.
 
The question was put to a voice vote and passed unanimously.
 
MAYOR'S REPORT - Mayor Cicero had no report.
 
FINANCE COMMITTEE - Chairman Ward had no report.
 
PUBLIC LANDS & BUILDINGS COMMITTEE - Chairman Frey had no report. He noted that minutes of the Public Lands & Buildings Committee held April 19th were distributed in the packets.
 
It was moved by Mr. Frey, seconded by Mr. Ward, that the City Engineer be authorized and directed to proceed with development of specifications for the proposed Splash Park.
 
Roll Call:
 
Yeas: Fisher, Frey, Gambatese, Schlessel, Ward, LoPresti, Marko.
Nays: None.
 
Motion carried.
 
ROADS & UTILITIES COMMITTEE - Chairman Gambatese had no report.
 
SAFETY COMMITTEE - Chairman LoPresti had no report. He called a meeting of the Safety Committee to be held on Monday, May 24, 2010 at 7:00 P.M. to discuss bus cameras.
 
SERVICE & SEWERS COMMITTEE - Chairman Fisher had no report.
 
LEGISLATIVE COMMITTEE - Chairman Ward had no report.
 
PLANNING COMMISSION - Mr. Schlessel had no report.
 
The meeting was opened to public comment:
 
Richard Clark, 5347 Chickadee Lane, followed up on his previous request for enforcement of the leash law. He asked how many warnings had been issued during the past two weeks. Mr. Clark asked that the newsletter address the laws pertaining to bicyclists. With regard to recreational vehicles, Mr. Clark asked for clarification as to when the ordinance would be enforced. Mr. Clark stated that the grant money being used to clean up the area at Brainard and Mayfield was once taxpayer dollars.
 
Mr. Marko responded that priorities in the Police Department are always changing and that Chief Porrello would answer any questions he might have.
 
At this time, Mr. Schlessel presented a scholarship sponsored by the Mayor and Council to Carly Manno. Mr. Schlessel thanked the committee for doing an excellent job in reviewing the applications. He wished Carly and her family congratulations.
 
SECOND READING:
ORDINANCE NO. 2010-26
INTRODUCED BY: COUNCILMAN WARD AND COUNCILMAN SCHLESSEL
 
AN ORDINANCE AMENDING SECTION 1160.04(a)(3) OF THE CODIFIED ORDINANCES OF THE CITY ENTITLED "PARKING OF RECREATIONAL VEHICLES", AND DECLARING AN EMERGENCY.
 
It was moved by Mr. Ward, seconded by Mr. Schlessel, that Ordinance No. 2010-26 be placed on second reading.
 
Roll Call:
 
Yeas: Fisher, Frey, Gambatese, Schlessel, Ward, LoPresti, Marko.
Nays: Nays.
 
Motion carried.
Ordinance No. 2010-26 is placed on second reading.
 
It was moved by Mr. Ward, seconded by Mr. Gambatese, that the meeting be adjourned.
 
The question was put to a voice vote and passed unanimously.
 
Meeting adjourned at 8:14 P.M.


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