On the agendas


New Bremen Board of Education

NEW BREMEN — The New Bremen School Board will hold a special meeting on Monday, May 8, at 6:30 p.m. and Tuesday, May 9, at 6:30 p.m. in the Community Room at the high school. The Board will go into executive session to discuss personnel.

The New Bremen School Board will also meet on Wednesday, May 10, at 7 p.m. for its regularly scheduled meeting.

Jackson Center Village Council

JACKSON CENTER — Jackson Center Village Council will meet Monday, May 8, at 7 p.m. in council chambers.

Items on the agenda include ordinances changing zoning from R-1 single family residential to I-1 general industrial on Main Street; authorizing the village administrator to enter into a community reinvestment area agreement with Airstream; and authorizing adjustments in the 2017 annual appropriations of public funds. Reports will be given from committees, administrators and police chief. An executive session is planned to discuss pending litigation.

Sidney City Council

SIDNEY — The Sidney City Council will meet on Monday, May 8, at 6:30 p.m in the Municipal Building’s Council Chambers. The mayor will present a proclamation of Peace Officers’ Memorial day and Police Week. Police Chief Will Balling will also honor Detective Tim Kennedy with the Sidney Police Department 2017 Officer of the Year.

There will be a presentation on the state Route 47 Improvement Project update.

Council is also expected to adopt three resolutions for authorization to submit a proposal to the Ohio Department of Transportation (ODOT) Division of Aviation for pavement improvements at the Sidney City Airport; for authorization to submit a proposal to the Ohio Department of Transportation (ODOT) for 2017 funding from the Consolidated and Further Continuing Appropriations Act, 2015 for dispatching and scheduling software and associated maintenance costs; and for Authorization of the city manager to Enter Into an Agreement with the River Corridor Improvement Subdivision of the Miami Conservancy District to Develop and Implement Ongoing marketing, planning and programming of the Great Miami Riverway.

There will also be a discussion on Shelby public transit rates, medical marijuana and cancellation of the July 3 workshop session.

In addition, council will hold an executive session to prepare for possible investment or expenditure of public funds to be made in connection with an economic development project and for pending or imminent court action.

Loramie Township Trustees

RUSSIA — The Loramie Township Trustees will meet in regular session, Tuesday, May 9, at 7:30 p.m. in the Russia Fire House.

Minster Board of Zoning Appeals

MINSTER — The Minster Board of Zoning Appeals will conduct a hearing on May 9, 2017, in the village of Minster Council Chambers located at 5 W. Fourth St., Minster, at 7 p.m. The board will consider two variances.

Marcus Stueve, owner of property located at 715 E. Fourth St, would like to erect an attached garage onto the existing home located on the property. The proposed garage addition would be located 3 feet from the west property line. The Village of Minster Zoning Code calls for a side yard setback to be 7 feet 6 inches. Therefore, a variance of 4 feet 6 inches would be needed on the side yard setback.

Mitchell Bihn, owner of property located at 341 E. Fourth St., would like to erect an addition onto the existing home located on the property. The proposed addition would be located 22 feet from the rear property line. The Village of Minster Zoning Code calls for the rear yard setback to be 35 feet. Therefore, a variance of 13 feet would be needed on the side yard setback.

Any person wishing to comment on the proposed appeal may attend the meeting or call the Zoning administrator or a member of the Zoning Board of Appeals.

Fairlawn Local School District Board of Education

SIDNEY — The Fairlawn Local School District Board of Education will meet Thursday, May 11, at 6:30 p.m. in Room 122.

Items on the agenda include approving the graduating seniors, continuing membership in the Ohio High School Athletic Association, employment, service contracts and accepting resignations.

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