Redevelopment Commission Meeting Minutes – March 10, 2021

News, Redevelopment Commission

A regular meeting of the Martinsville Redevelopment Commission (RDC) met at 7:30 am on Wednesday, March 10, 2021, in the Council Chambers at Martinsville City Hall. Roll Call: Commission members: Dair Grant, Paul Lauck, John Lillywhite, Phil Deckard Sr, Al Myers were in attendance. Also in attendance were Mayor Costin, Gary Oakes, Don Lipps, Troy Swan, Lance Gideon, Reporter-Times. Meeting …

Media Release – Richards Named Chief of Police

Announcement, News, Police Department

MARTINSVILLE – Mayor Kenny Costin has announced that John Richards will be the Chief of Police for the Martinsville Police Department. Chief Richards is a 22-year veteran of the department and advance through the ranks and was named Deputy Chief in 2019. During his time in the department Richards was in the patrol division for 19 years and was promoted …

Common Council Meeting Agenda – April 12, 2021

City Council, News

Call to Order Roll Call Opening Prayer Pledge of Allegiance Consideration of the Minutes A. Consideration of the Monday, March 22, 2021 Meeting Minutes Mayor’s Comments A. Proclamation B. Swearing-In Ceremony Staff Reports A. IPEP/Safety Program Update Public Hearings A. Resolution 2021-624 – Tax Abatement for the Artesian Group, LLC B. Ordinance 2021-0006 – Appropriating the Proceeds of Bonds of …

Burton Lane to be Closed for Improvements

Announcement

Beginning Monday, April 19, 2021 at 8:00 AM and until 8:00 PM on Friday, April 23, 2021 Burton Lane will be closed from the Indian Creek Bridge to Burton Trail.  This closure is so that improvements may be to the drainage, embankment, and road surface.  This will be a “hard closure” and there will be no access to this stretch …

City Announces Policies Related to COVID

Announcement, News

Pursuant to Indiana Governor Eric Holcomb’s announcements made on March 23, 2021, the City of Martinsville has issued their policies related to the COVID pandemic. Beginning Tuesday, April 6, 2021 the wearing of masks in public buildings of the city will be by personal preference.  If a person is not comfortable entering a public building without a mask, then they …

Improvements to Bulk Water Distribution System Announced; System to be Closed for Installation

Announcement, News

The City of Martinsville Water Department has announced improvements to its bulk water delivery system at their 390 South Mulberry Street location.  Starting April 8, 2021, a new water distribution machine will be operational at that location. To make the installation of the new equipment, bulk water purchases will not be available over the dates of April 5-7, 2021. The …