City of Vermillion Council Meeting
Vermillion City Hall
Wednesday January 10, 2007
7:00p.m.The regular meeting of the Vermillion City council was called to order by Mayor Dave Zidek at 7:00 p.m. on Wednesday January 10, 2007. Council Members present were, Steve Evans, Kathy Frazer, Josh Massie, and Ferrell Meritt, and Alf Engelken. Others present were Karen Zidek, Mike Hill, Jim Harper, City Superintendent, Shane Woodside and City Clerk Amber McDaris.
Kathy Frazer made a motion to approve the December council meeting minutes. The motion was seconded by Alf Engelken and the motion passed.
A motion was made by Steve Evans to approve the December bills seconded by Steve Evans, carried.
Mike Hill asked about the possibility of the city mowing his property this summer in his absence. After discussion it was agreed that our normal fee of $50.00 per hour would be appropriate for this activity.
Results of the Christmas Decoration Contest were announced. 1st place, the Tracy Winters household, 2nd place the Darrin Van Dorn household, 3rd place the Marjorie Johnson household. The city thanks everyone who participated and especially our judges, Nancy Meritt and Kelli Massie.
The installation of a double throw switch for the pump house was tabled until more specific information could be obtained regarding the cost.
Water tower repairs recommended by Watertower Paint and Repair were again discussed. More information is needed before a decision can be made regarding these repairs and the city clerk will contact the company.
Ferrell Meritt made a motion to adjourn. Alfred Engelken seconded the motion. Carried.