December 5

CITY OF GROVE CITY

SPECIAL COUNCIL MEETING

December 5th, 2019 @ 7:00 PM

AGENDA:

  1. ANNUAL MEETING WITH TOWNSHIPS/FIRE/RESCUE

ADJOURNMENT

GROVE CITY SPECIAL COUNCIL MEETING                              December 5th, 2019 @ 7:00 PM        MEMBERS PRESENT- Martin, Peterka, Halterman, Hudec                                    ABSENT-Evenson

SPECIAL MEETING

ANNUAL TOWNSHIP MEETING

The city council met with the townships and the Fire and Rescue Departments. Fire Chief Jans gave an update for the year for the Fire Department.  The truck funds and future needs for equipment were discussed. The annual budget did not change significantly for 2020. Mike Buer made a motion to increase the yearly contribution rates from $10,000 to $16,500 for the Fire Department, and increasing the yearly contribution rates from $4,000 a year to $6,500. Bruce Dicke seconded the motion. Motion carried with all members voting in favor.

Rescue Chief Thomas also gave an update for the rescue squad. Thomas inquired about possibly purchasing a LUCAS device, stating they were the only department in the county without one. It was recommended to look into grants and fund raisers to help come up with the funding due to the large expense.

Council member Peterka made a motion to adjourn the meeting. Council member Hudec seconded the motion. Motion carried with all members voting in favor.