April 13, 2021 | Town Council Meeting Minutes
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Corporation of Woodsboro
Mary E Rice | Town Clerk
P.O. Box 88
Woodsboro MD, 21798
Phone: (301) 898-3800
April 13, 2021
The Woodsboro Town Council met today at 7:00 PM in the fellowship room of St. John’s UCC with the following members present:
Burgess Rittelmeyer, Commissioners Cutshall, Boyer and Crum. Absent from the meeting was Commissioner Smith.
There were one guest and twelve residents in attendance.
Burgess Rittelmeyer called the meeting to order and led everyone in the Pledge of Allegiance.
After review of the March 2021 minutes, a motion to accept them as presented passed 3 – 0.
After review of the March 2021 financials, a motion to accept them as presented passed 3 – 0.
Commissioner Cutshall reported the stop sign at Church Alley and N. Main Street needs to be replaced. It is faded badly. Mary will have the maintenance men replace it.
Commissioner Boyer reported the Planning and Zoning Commission needs members and if anyone is interested, please reach out to him or the town office. He also inquired on the new employee for the town and Burgess Rittelmeyer reported he began employment on Monday.
Commissioner Crum reported the company that refinished the basketball court will be back in the next few weeks to power wash and repaint due to the peeling of the original paint.
Burgess Rittelmeyer reported on the water and sewer loan the town is refinancing. He received a letter of understanding from Woodsboro Bank with an interest rate of 2.45%. It will go before the bank’s board of directors on April 20th for approval.
Burgess Rittelmeyer reported on the COVID bill. He reported on items it can and cannot be used for. The town of Woodsboro is eligible for just over one million in funds.
Burgess Rittelmeyer spoke on the upcoming election. He informed everyone there is one seat open for Burgess and two seats open for Commissioners. Burgess Rittelmeyer then opened the floor for nominations. Nominated for Burgess by Gary Delauter and second by Mary Cutshall is Heath S. Barnes. Nominated for Commissioner by John Cutshall and second by Mary Cutshall is Jesse Case. Nominated for Commissioner by Heath Barnes and second by William Rittelmeyer is Leroy Eckenrode. There being no other nominations the floor was closed.
Resident Shirley Morgan was in attendance to ask the Council for assistance with vehicles that are parked in front of St. Johns UCC on Sunday mornings when service is held. It was noted that the curb is painted blue for handicap parking, however, there are no handicap parking signs. The town will install handicap signs and encouraged church members to contact the local Sheriffs Department to enforce the parking law.
There being no further business, a motion to adjourn the meeting passed 3 – 0.