Town Meeting Minutes
Minutes of Town Meeting
December 3, 2018

President John P. Griffin, Sr. called the meeting to order at 7:00 p.m. Present were Town Commissioners Charles M. Rhodes, Jr. and Edward C. Raffetto, Jr., and Town Administrator/Clerk, Nancy J. Lindyberg.  He dispensed with the Pledge of Allegiance.  The minutes of November 19, 2018 were approved as submitted.

Committee Reports:

Planning & Zoning:  Edward Raffetto stated that the next Planning and Zoning meeting will be Monday, January 14, 2019.

Board of Appeals:
  Nothing to report

Budget Status Report
:  Each Commissioner has a copy.

Unfinished Business:
Animal Control Ordinance:  The Planning Commission drafted an Animal Control Ordinance and was presented to the Town Commissioners for their consideration.
  Commissioner Rhodes briefed President Griffin and Commissioner Raffetto on the meeting he attended with Town Engineer, Wayne Newton, Town Attorney, Elissa Levan, Town Planner, Chris Jakubiak, William Maloney and Neil Cullen regarding Church Hill Hunt.
New Business:

Correspondence:  The Town received an email and documentation from the Economic Development Manager regarding the Opportunity Zone Program for the Commissioners to review.

Draft Purchase Contract:
  Commissioner Raffetto moved to authorize President Griffin to sign the Purchase Contract, upon approval, to move forward on the purchased of the Estate of Ross Rhodes trailer park.  Commissioner Rhodes seconded the motion.  The motion passed 3-0.

Shore United Bank - Sweep Account:
  Commissioner Rhodes stated that the Shore United Bank offers a "Sweep Account" which earns 2%.   He suggested that the Commissioners think about possibly taking advantage of the aforementioned and invest money in the account.  Commissioner Rhodes moved to establish a "Sweep Account" with Shore United Bank, using funds from the general and sewer accounts, not to exceed $600,000.00.  Commissioner Raffetto seconded the motion.  The motion passed 3-0.

Other: None

Sewer System:

Flow Reports:  Each Commissioner had a copy of the report.



Commissioner Rhodes moved to adjourn the meeting.  Commissioner Raffetto seconded the motion.  The motion was passed 3-0.  The meeting was adjourned at 7:57 p.m.

The next Town Meeting will be Monday, January 7, 2019 at 7:00 p.m.

Respectfully submitted,

Nancy J. Lindyberg
Town Administrator/Clerk

I hereby certify that the forgoing is a true and accurate record of the open Town Meeting held by the Town Commissioners of Church Hill on Monday, December 3, 2018 at 7:00 p.m.

John P. Griffin, Sr., President