Common Council Meeting Agenda – Monday, February 5, 2018

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Regular Meeting, Common Council, City Hall, Council Chambers, 59 South Jefferson Street, Martinsville, IN 46151, Monday, February 5, 2018, 7:00 p.m. AGENDA The Common Council of the City of Martinsville will meet on Monday, February 5th, 2018 at 7:00 p.m. in the Common Council Chambers of City Hall.  1. CALL TO ORDER 2. OPENING PRAYER 3. PLEDGE OF ALLEGIANCE 4. ROLL …

Kohl appointed to Indiana Advisory Commission on Intergovernmental Relations

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Group’s mission: to improve delivery of service to Hoosiers Martinsville, Ind. – Serving as one of 11 officials representing municipal, county, township and regional government, Mayor Shannon Kohl has been appointed to the Indiana Advisory Commission on Intergovernmental Relations (IACIR) whose mission is to plan for and address demands on state and local governments. “State and local governmental entities have their …

2017 Accomplishments – Street Department

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With an overall goal to keep Martinsville clean, safe and appealing, the Street Department team is responsible for approximately 20 different initiatives for the community and our residents.   These initiatives range from bulk trash and regular trash collection to replacing street signs, to sidewalk work to tree and stump removal to pothole patching to leaf collection and certainly, snow …

2017 Accomplishments – Water Department and Water Treatment Plant

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Clean, safe drinking water is a critically important quality of life issue for our community. We take extra steps to not only meet, but exceed Indiana Department of Environmental Management testing requirements. We go the extra mile because we care deeply about the safety and well-being of those we serve. I am pleased to share the following accomplishments of our …

2017 Accomplishments – Wastewater Treatment Plant

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Wastewater treatment is a vital component to a well-operating community, with our team not only meeting, but exceeding all the permit requirements from the Indiana Department of Environmental Management (IDEM). When wastewater enters our plant’s structure, we have a 98% removal rate making us a key water quality facility for the protection of our public health. We use micro-organisms to …

2017 Accomplishments – Water and Sewer Utility Department

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Since the Water and Sewer Utility Department is a large part of the Water Department, several of our accomplishments compliment their overall work. Despite being understaffed (losing an employee last December, this May and this past August), Diane Selch, a new employee we hired this summer and I worked tirelessly to maintain daily functions, billing and payroll. I am pleased …

Firefighters’ training: Skill building, enhanced safety and improved ISO ratings

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So often in municipal government services, there are connection points; some that at first glance might not be obvious, while others are. That’s the case with our dedicated firefighters’ comprehensive training initiatives. The obvious goals and benefits of their ongoing training are increased skill building and enhanced safety. You may have read recently about our fire officials’ purchase of a …

Common Council Meeting Agenda – Monday, January 22, 2018

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Regular Meeting, Common Council, City Hall Council Chambers, 59 South Jefferson Street, Martinsville, IN 46151, Monday, January 22, 2018, 7:00 p.m. AGENDA  The Common Council of the City of Martinsville will meet on Monday, January 22, 2018 at 7:00 p.m. in the Common Council Chambers of City Hall.  1. CALL TO ORDER 2. OPENING PRAYER 3. PLEDGE OF ALLEGIANCE 4. ROLL …