Keedysville Town Council

December 5, 2011

The monthly meeting of the Keedysville Town Council was called to order at 7:00 pm with the following members present: Mayor Matt Hull, Assistant Mayor Barry Levey, Council Member Tim Robertson and Town Administrator Rick Bishop. Council Member Victoria Gudeman arrived at 7:22.

Minutes from November 7, 2011 were read and approved.

General Fund Report was $263,672.44.

Mayor Hull noted the special meeting of the Mayor & Council with Attorney Ed Kuczynski on Tuesday, November 16. The operation of the water tower and booster pump station was discussed. The operation agreement with Washington County was approved with operators from Boonsboro assisting.

It was noted that curbside recycling would begin in the latter part of January 2012.

The discussion for a sign honoring Mayor Brandenburg would be continued at January's meeting.

The franchise agreement with Comcast is being worked out.

Mr. Levey made a motion to donate $100.00 to the Keedysville Library for supplies for an open house. Mr. Robertson seconded. Motion passed unanimously.

Mayor Hull noted the agreement with the homeowner next to the water tower site to transfer property, due to the encroachment of the driveway on the homeowner's property by the paving contractor. All costs involved will assumed by Chicago Bridge & Iron, the tower contractor.

The Mayor & Council meeting for January was moved to Tuesday, January 3rd, due to the New Year's Holiday.

Bryan Smith asked when C. William Hetzer's equipment in the parking lot in the middle of town would be removed. Mayor Hull said the equipment would soon be out of town. Mayor Hull advised Mr. Smith to, in the meantime, ask the contractor to move the equipment if it is in the residents' way.

Meeting adjourned at 7:22 p.m.

Richard Bishop
Town Administrator