Park and seconded by J. Glenn Long to
approve the financial statements of the General, Coal Severance, Water
and Sewer Funds for the month of April 2007, was approved by council
(6-2) with Carol L. Jones and M. Leota Sang voting against.
Ronald R. Kapp made a motion to approve the outstanding obligations for
the month of April 2007, and J. Glenn Long gave the second and the
motion was approved (7-1) with Carol L. Jones voting against.
Attorney Casey advised council that he was still working on the
impounded car (1994 Camaro). After discussion on the matter
council asked Casey to research and find a reasonable price to offer the
owner. He will report back to council at the next meeting.
Clerk Billings shared with council that the “NO EXCUSE” voting for
the city election was underway and to date 138 voters had voted.
The second reading of the ordinance amendment for “NO EXCUSE” voting
passed. Ronald R. Kapp made the motion and Dr. William Park added
Wilson told council that Hershberger Custom Built was the lowest bidder
for the cabin for Krodel Park. Wilson said two bids were
received Hershberger $17,000.00 and Coast to Coast $47,860.00. A
grant of $15,000.00 will be used towards the purchase of the cabin and
the city will have to pick up the remaining balance. J. Glenn Long
made the motion to purchase and Kevin R. Nott added the second and the
motion passed (6-2) with Carol L. Jones and M. Leota Sang voting
against. Wilson presented council with a proposal of Krodel Park from
Terradon Corporation. The proposal or design is a plan for the
future for the Krodel area. Johnny West was the lone bidder to
rent the concession stand at Krodel Park. Mayor Wilson advised
that he had spoke to West and presented council with the West bid.
A motion by Kevin R. Nott and seconded by J. Glenn Long called for a 5
month lease at $200.00 per month with an option of 2 additional months.
City Attorney Casey will prepare a lease agreement. Wilson spoke on the
city pool and stated that the city is preparing for the opening.
Several issues were discussed about the pool by council. Carol L.
Jones made a motion to open the pool the weekend of May 26 and 27 and
the weekend of June 2 and 3 and then begin daily operations on June 9
and close the pool on Sunday August 19, 2007. Dr. William Park
seconded the motion and it passed unanimously. Council was advised
by the mayor that the Riverfront Park looks great and many comments have
been shared with him on the park. Wilson updated council on the
Ronald R. Kapp briefed council on the Planning Commission report on the
zoning of Jefferson Ave on the west side from 24th street to 25th street. A request was submitted by Jim
Rossi to change the zoning classification on his property at 2423
Jefferson Ave from its current classification of R-2 Residential Class
to B-2 Business Class. The Planning Commission’s recommendation to the
Point Pleasant City Council is not to rezone the one house in question
due to the fact this would be spot zoning. A motion by Elaine G. Hunt
and seconded by Carol L. Jones to sustain the denial of the Planning
Commission passed unanimously.
G. Hunt advised she was very pleased with keeping the pool open until
August 19th. William H. Wallace advised he was pleased
to see the concreting work being done in various locations in the city.
Dr. William Park shared with council how nice the police cars looked and
the Riverfront Park looked very nice.
no other business, Kevin R. Nott made a motion to adjourn.
William Park added the second and being unanimously approved, the
meeting was adjourned at 8:30 p.m.