Muskingum Township
Muskingum County, Ohio

Muskingum Township 2014 January Special Mtg.




January 28, 2014


PURPOSE OF MEETING: Special Meeting.


OPENING: The Muskingum Township Trustees met in special session on January 28, 2014 at 7:00 p.m. in the Fire Building for the specific purpose to adopt A RESOLUTION DETERMINING TO PROCEED WITH THE SUBMISSION TO THE ELECTORS OF THE QUESTION OF LEVYING A TAX IN EXCESS OF THE TEN-MILL LIMITATION RC 5705.19, RC 5705.191, RC 5705.25, RC 5705.26.

All trustees and fiscal officer were present. 


There was 1 residents in attendance.


Maniaci called to order the special meeting and read the above mentioned resolution. The Board of Township Trustees of Muskingum Township, Muskingum County, Ohio met in Special session on January 28, 2014, at the office of the township, with the following members present: Michael G. Maniaci, Matt Hittle, and Kurt E. Fell.

Mr. Maniaci moved the adoption of the resolution to proceed with the submission to the electors of the question of levying a tax in excess of the ten-mill limitation, RC 5705.19, RC 5705.191, RC 5705.25, RC 5705.26; and WHEREAS, the County Auditor has certified to this Board that the total current tax valuation of Muskingum Township is $84,704,860 and the dollar amount of revenue that will be produced annually by the millage stated below would be $211,763.00.


Mr. Hittle seconded the resolution and the roll being called upon its adoption, the vote resulted as follows:

Michael G. Maniaci    ayed

Matt Hittle                  ayed

Kurt E. Fell                 abstain


Adopted the 28th day of January, 2014.


Jason T. Baughman, Fiscal Officer of Muskingum Township, certified the foregoing is taken and copied from the record of the proceedings of said Township.


Maniaci asked Mr. Fell if he would like comment in regards to the Levy. Fell indicated that although we do need the money generated from an additional fire levy, however at this time he would like to obtain some more detailed information regarding the levy and more specific details from Falls Fire Department before he supports this levy.


Hittle moved to adjourn.  Seconded by Maniaci.  All ayed.




                                                             Jason T. Baughman, CPA, Fiscal Officer