Village of Thurston

Council Meeting Minutes

October 13, 2003




Meeting called to order at 7:00 pm by Mayor Hite.  Special meeting was called to discuss an ordinance presented to us by the Emergency Management Agency of Fairfield County, and Flood Plain management.for survey work to be completed on Elm St.  as well as discussing an or


Roll call:          Robert Ortman – Present

Nona Buskirk – Present

Roger Aubery – Present

Warren Simpson – Present

JT Hilliard – Absent

Josh Prather – Present

JoAnn Hite – Present

Aaron Reedy – Present


Council reviewed the resolution prepared by Solicitor Jeff Feyko.  JoAnn said we need to adopt the Resolution.  Aaron said he wasn’t against the resolution, but said the county should have given us more time to pass the legislation correctly.  Also, Jeff hasn’t signed off on this copy of the resolution.  We only have a faxed copy.  JoAnn said they need it by tomorrow.  JoAnn said that were going to pass it.


Roger made a motion to waive the three-reading rule for Resolution # 2003-22 and declare an emergency.  Robert second.  All yea.


Nona made a motion to adopt Resolution # 2003-22, a Resolution adopting the Fairfield County Pre-Disaster Natural Hazard Mitigation Plan and the Declaration of an Emergency.  Roger second.  Roll call vote:

                        Robert Ortman – Yes

Nona Buskirk – Yes

Roger Aubery – Yes

Warren Simpson – Yes

Josh Prather – Abstained due to lack of information


JoAnn said she tried to contact the Solicitor regarding the Flood Plain Management Plan, but he wasn’t in his office today.  She doesn’t know any more about it.


Nona made a motion to adjourn.  Warren second.  All yea.  The time is 7:09 p.m.


Respectfully Submitted,




Aaron L. Reedy, Clerk