Village Council Meeting 02/06/18 Approved Minutes

Colon Village Hall
SPECIAL MEETING – February 6, 2018

Meeting Call to Order at 7:00 PM – Pledge of Allegiance was said

Present: Edith Doenges, Dick Delp, Ruth Ann Kuhlmann, Sharon Craun, Nancy Percival, Linda Norton, Diane Downs.

Also Present: Chief Brinkert, Michael Mitchel, many Village residents and representatives from Midwest property representing Dollar General and Kurt Kuhlmann.

Approve agenda:  N. Percival made a motion to accept the agenda with the deletion of closed sessionRequested by Village Manager item.  S. Craun seconded the motion.  Motion carried.

Public Comments – Kelly Pucci   (added – commented about the council not passing the Civility Act).

New Business
1) Discussion of decision to sell 210 W. South Street
  1. President Downs read a letter from Village Zoning Administrator Doug Kuhlman and a letter from Village Attorney Deb Davis.
  2. Craun suggested that the comments by the public be given more than the normal 3 minutes. Council agreed.
  3. Many comments were made from the public: Carl Thorton, Joe Pucii, Kay Decker, Tammy Johnson, Pam Gilbert, Dan Earl, Kelly Pucii, Lisa Gillman, Joel Eichorn,  Midwest property representatives for Dollar General and a number of others.
  4. Delp made a motion to table the sale of the property and to have the Village Attorney research and review the Village’s options. S. Craun seconded the motion.  Motion carried.
  5. Additional public comments were made.
  6. Percival made a motion to adjourn. S. Craun seconded the motion. Motion to adjourn passed at 8:02 PM.

Respectfully Submitted,


Kurt P. Kuhlmann, Clerk/Treasurer