MINUTES OF BOARD
TRUSTEES OF BARTON HILLS VILLAGE
February 13, 2012
The regular meeting of the Board of Trustees was called to order by President Boddie at 6:00 PM at the Village Hall.
ROLL CALL Present: Trustees Al-Awar,
Benson, Boddie, Borel, Butterwick, Izenberg, Langford, MacKrell and van der
Velde. Absent: None.
Others attending: ZPA Perry, Asst. Treasurer King, Supt. Esch, one resident and three guests.
DTE ENERGY PRESENTATION Information was provided by two DTE Energy representatives concerning the company’s plan to install new automated meters for electric and natural gas service in BHV and surrounding communities this year.
RECYCLING PRESENTATION Information was provided by a representative of ReCommunity Recycling concerning the benefits/costs of having BHV collect recyclables in their own truck and transport them to ReCommunity compared to the current green bin collection system.
PUBLIC COMMENT None.
MINUTES Minutes of the January 9, 2012 Trustees meeting were approved as printed. (Butterwick/Langford/P)
FINANCE/FINANCE COMMITTEE The Cash Balances report was distributed. The Cash Disbursements for January 2012 were approved as printed (Aux. Book VII E (9)). (Al-Awar/Butterwick/P) Trustees were reminded to submit budget requests to Mrs. King.
Zoning and Planning Administrator (Perry) No report.
Planning Commission (MacKrell/Perry) The Planning
Commission held a productive workshop meeting and is on track to bring a
proposed zoning ordinance to the Trustees by this summer. The
reappointment of Commissioners Cheryl MacKrell (1 year term), Mike Richards
(3 year term) and Bruce Wallace (3 year term) was approved.
Environmental (Butterwick/MacKrell) No report. Information regarding deer management in the area was noted.
Long Range Planning (MacKrell) No report.
Personnel (Langford) No report.
Recreation (Benson) No report.
Roads/Vehicles (Al-Awar) No report.
Security (Butterwick) No report.
Water (Davis) No report.
Zoning/ZO Revision (Perry) No report.
Sign ordinance. Following discussion of public comments received, proposed Ordinance No. 41 (regulation of signs) dated 2/13/12 was adopted with the following changes: (MacKrell/Benson/P)
--Section 4 (3) will be deleted (“Only one political sign is permitted per lot.”) (MacKrell/Butterwick/P with Boddie opposed)
--Section 5 (9) will be added to read: “Security system notices not exceeding 2 square feet, with no more than one such notice per lot.” (MacKrell/Benson/P)
NEW BUSINESS None.
The meeting was adjourned at 7:14 PM. (MacKrell/Butterwick/P)
Janice K. Esch, Deputy Clerk Approved