YORKANA BOROUGH MINUTES
JANUARY 5, 2015
The December 1, 2014 Yorkana Borough Council meeting was held at the fire hall
with all members present.
Pres. McElhenny opened the meeting at 7:30 P.M. with Pledge and invocation.
Secretary Report was submitted: Jennifer made motion to accept, Ruthann seconded, motion carried
Treasurer’s Report: Steve made motion to accept, Marv seconded. motion carried.
Don and Marv finished the Sign Map, Marv will get Nefra to make copies.
Schedule for replacing signs: Stop signs – 2015
No Parking – 2016
Handicap – 2016
Salary raises: After reviewing code book, raises cannot be issued until election year of council person. Chris made a motion to rescind previous motion to increase salaries, Jennifer seconded, motion carried. Steve made motion to increase salaries to $45 a meeting,
per election year of council person. Ruthann seconded motion carried.
Budget: Budget was advertised in legal section of paper. Steve made motion, Jen seconded to adopt budget for 2015 of $36,500 and Real Estate millage of .250 Mills and a per capita of $20. Motion carried.
New Business: Code administrators- Jennifer made motion to accept contract, Ruthann seconded. motion carried.
Chesapeake reduction plan ordinance will need to be advertised.
EYARC – Breakfast with Santa will be held at the fire hall Dec. 13
Meeting dates for 2015 were set: 1/5, 2/2, 3/2, 4/6, 5/4, 6/1,
7/6, 8/3, 9/8, 10/5, 11/2, 12/7
EMA – Jarred McClain was appointed to be deputy coordinator for Phil Smith .
Marv made motion to pay bills, Jen seconded, motion carried.
Ruthann made motion to adjourn, Steve Seconded, motion carried.
Next meeting Jan. 5, 2015
Respectfully submitted, Juanita Smith, Sec.