OCTOBER 26, 2021
CITY OF HURSTBOURNE
200 WHITTINGTON PARKWAY
Mayor Masick called the meeting to order at 4:30 p.m.
City Attorney John Singler conducted the roll call. A quorum of the Commission was present.
Mary Masick, Mayor
Ben Jackson, Commissioner
Bill Leavell, Commissioner
John Singler, City Attorney
Rheba Roten, Recording Secretary
The pledge of allegiance was led by Mayor Masick.
RECOGNITION OF GUESTS
No guests were present.
APPROVAL OF MINUTES
The October 12, 2021, minutes were presented for approval. Commissioner Jackson made a motion for approval of the minutes and his motion was and was seconded by Commissioner Leavell. Motion carried unanimously.
Municipal Order 21-31—Approval of September 2021 Expenses
After some inquiries, Commissioner Leavell made a motion for approval of MO 21-31. Commissioner Jackson seconded his motion. Motion carried unanimously.
ADMINISTRATOR’S REPORT – C.A.O. Jim Leidgen
Mayor Masick reported the Jefferson County League of Cities annual dinner will be held on Thursday, November 14, 2021. The guest speaker will be Heather French Henry. The City of Hurstbourne holiday dinner will be held at the Hurstbourne Country Club on Tuesday, November 30, 2021.
In addition, Mayor Masick reported she had attended the Jefferson County League of Cities board meeting where Metro Council members Scott Reed, Marilyn Parker and Mayor Bill Dieruf were in attendance. The subject of their presentation was redistricting.
CODE ENFORCEMENT/SANITATION REPORT – Commissioner Hancock
GENERAL GOVERNMENT REPORT –Commissioner Jackson
Commissioner Jackson had no report on General Government; however, he had inquiries regarding numerous areas of the September Financial Statements. The financial report will be discussed at the next meeting.
PUBLIC SAFETY – Commissioner Leavell
Mr. Leavell discussed an assault that occurred at a resident’s home in the City.
PUBLIC WORKS—Commissioner Wagner
ATTORNEY’S REPORT – Attorney John Singler
Mr. Singler reviewed some sections of a proposed extreme nuisance ordinance regarding criminal activity. The ordinance will be discussed at the next meeting. Also, he discussed a violation on Cromwell Hill that will soon have a light meter field work conducted.
CITY ENGINEER’S REPORT—Chris Crumpton
TREASURER’S REPORT – Treasurer Mike Rhodes
At 5:07 p.m. Commissioner Jackson made a motion to adjourn. His motion was seconded by
Commissioner Leavell. Motion carried unanimously.
Mayor Mary Masick James E. Leidgen, City Clerk