Keedysville Town Council

August 3, 2015

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 Victoria Gudeman and Gina Ellis and Town Administrator Rick Bishop.

Minutes from July, 2015 were read and approved.

General Fund Report was $300,599.36.

Mayor Hull noted the announcements as listed on the agenda.

Mayor Hull noted the workshop on the negotiations with Dan Ryan Builders regarding the properties at Stonecrest. Mr. Levey read the drafted response to Dan Ryan's latest proposal. Ms. Gudeman made a motion to send the letter with two minor corrections. Mr. Levey seconded. Motion passed unanimously.

Ms. Ellis noted that the plaque honoring Mayor Ralph Taylor had been ordered.

Ms. Ellis gave an update on work at the Taylor Park that Eric Ellis has been doing.

Ms. Ellis proposed putting pictures of all of the Mayors of Keedysville on a wall in Town Hall.

Mayor Hull gave an update on the SHA streetscape project.

Mr. Levey made a motion to donate $400.00 to help send Alexis Ellis to a twirling competition at Disney World. Ms. Gudeman seconded. Motion passed unanimously.

Shannon French suggested that the Town might want to make a donation to Doey's Hospice House, at some point in the future.

Ms. French suggested that, considering all the efforts put in by the Mayor & Council, a raise in their compensation should be considered.

Meeting adjourned at 7:25p.m.

Richard Bishop
Town Administrator