ORDINANCE NO. 2015-40
AN ORDINANCE TO ESTABLISH TIME AND PLACE OF REGULAR MEETINGS OF THE COUNCIL FOR THE VILLAGE OF ANTWERP, PAULDING COUNTY, OHIO, FOR CALENDAR YEAR 2016, AND DECLARING THE SAME AN EMERGENCY
WHEREAS, the Council of the Village of Antwerp, Paulding County, Ohio, is desirous of holding monthly regular council meetings in calendar year 2016; and
WHEREAS, in accordance with Ohio Revised Code Section 731.46, the Village Council hereby establishes the time and place of regular meetings of the Council for calendar year 2016 as provided herein.
NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT ORDAINED by the Council of the Village of Antwerp, Paulding County, Ohio, as follows:
Section 1. Regular meetings of the Council shall be held at the Council Chambers located at 118 North Main Street in the Village of Antwerp, Ohio.
Section 2. Regular meetings of the Council shall be held on the third (3rd) Monday of each month at 5:30 p.m., except for those third (3rd) Mondays that are deemed a holiday under the personnel manual of the Village of Antwerp, then the regular council meeting shall be the fourth (4th) Monday of that month at 5:30 p.m., which includes the regular meeting of the Council for February 2016(which will be conducted on February 22, 2016). However, the regular meeting of the Council for January 2016 will be conducted on January 14, 2016 at 9:00 a.m.
Section 3. This Ordinance shall be in effect for regular meetings of the Council starting in January 2016, and be subject to amendment at the request of the Mayor of the Village of Antwerp or at the request of a member of the Council. Notice of any change in the time and/or place of a regular meeting of the Council shall be provided in accordance with Ordinance No. 2012-18.
Section 4. It is found and determined that all formal action of the Council concerning or relating to the passage of this Ordinance were adopted in an open meeting of the Council, and that all deliberations of the Council and any of its committees that resulted in such formal action, were in meetings open to the public, in compliance with all legal requirements including all lawful ordinances and any applicable provisions of section 121.22 of the Ohio Revised Code.
Section 5. This Ordinance is hereby declared to be an emergency measure necessary for the immediate preservation of the public health, safety and welfare, and for the further reason that the time and place of regular Council meetings be established. This Ordinance shall be in full force and effect immediately after its passage; otherwise, it shall take effect and be in force after the earliest period allowed by law.
Passed this _____ day of December, 2015.
Thomas D. VanVlerah, Mayor
Village of Antwerp
Aimee Lichty, Fiscal Officer