Keedysville Town Council

April 7, 2014

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 Members Richard Walton, Victoria Gudeman and Gina Ellis and Town Administrator Rick Bishop.

Minutes from March 3, 2014 were read and approved.

General Fund Report was $370,508.33.

Mayor Hull noted the following announcements: street sweeping would take place on Wednesday, April 9, bulk pickup would take place on Saturday, April 26 and the election for Assistant Mayor and two Council Member seats would take place on Saturday, May 3.

Mr. Walton announced that he would not be running for another term but he would be willing to help out the town in any other capacity he could.

Mayor Hull noted that the electric for the security cameras in the park would be hooked up soon. Mr. Bishop said he was working with Comcast to get the wireless internet in place.

Mr. Bishop said that he had spoken with Dave Felker, of SHA, in regards to the pedestrian lighting options for the streetscape project. He said that Dave said the meeting with Potomac Edison might happen at the end of the month or the beginning May.

Mr. Bishop noted invitations to the Mayor & Council from both Boonsboro & Sharpsburg to ride in their respective parades. All members declined.

Carl French asked how the water and sewer rate increases announced by Washington County would affect Keedysville residents. He was told that the Keedysville water rate would stay the same, but that the County provides the sewerage system and billing for the town so the residents would be billed for that announced increase.

Meeting adjourned at 7:15p.m.

Richard Bishop
Town Administrator