SYNOPOSIS OF UNAPPROVED MINUTES
LIMA TOWNSHIP BOARD OF TRUSTEES
LIMA TOWNSHIP HALL
Monday, March 14, 2016, 7:00 P.M.
The meeting was called to order at 7:00 p.m. and opened with the Pledge of Allegiance. Present were Supervisor Maier,
Clerk Bater, Treasurer Havens, Trustee McKenzie and Trustee Laier. Also present were several residents and guests.
Motion by Laier, supported by Havens to amend and approve the amended agenda. Motion carried.
Motion by Laier, supported by Havens to approve the regular meeting minutes of February 8, 2016 with one correction.
The Treasurer’s report was received.
Resolution #2015-006 was offered by McKenzie, supported by Laier to approve Application #2016-002 dated 2/9/16 as
an amendment to the zoning ordinance allowing dog parks as a special use in AG-1 and RR, based on the fact it was
properly noticed, the Township Planning Commission held the public hearing, and recommendations were received by
the Township Planning Consultant. A complete copy is on file in the Lima Township Office. Ayes: Laier, Bater, Maier,
McKenzie, Havens. Nays: None. Absent or abstain: None.
Motion by McKenzie, supported by Laier to table Application #2016-003 regarding clarifying and amending zoning
ordinance – Cemeteries until the Board receives the complete proposed language. Motion carried.
Motion by Maier, supported by Laier for Lima Township to pay the Chelsea Senior Center for services rendered in the
amount of $2,000.00 in fiscal year 2016-17. Motion carried.
Motion by Maier, supported by Laier to provide a two percent (.02%) increase to all Lima Township hourly and
appointed wage earners – Secretary, Zoning Administrator, Deputy Clerk, Deputy Treasurer, Election Officials, Board and
Commission members. Motion carried.
Motion by Laier, supported by McKenzie to pay invoices as presented and all other invoices as necessary. Motion
Motion by Laier, supported by Havens to adjourn at 8:20 p.m. Motion carried.
Elaine Bater, Lima Township Clerk