On the record: Hubbard

WHAT: City Council meeting Monday

PRESENT: Bill Williams, Bonnie Viele, Tim O’Hara, Lisha Pompili-Baumiller, Justin D. Silvidi, Jerome C. Crowe, Ben Kyle and Mayor John Darko

ABSENT: Michael Toda

Council:

• Gave first reading for the Board of Control to enter into a contract with ATC Sequoia LLC for the perpetual lease of city property off Creed Avenue at $130,000 for placement of a cell tower;

• Is reviewing materials on possibly updating the city’s tethering ordinance that helps protect animals left outside in extreme temperatures. Darko said council is looking at what other communities’ guidelines are;

• Approved refinancing the generators on Myron Street used for different services;

• Set a meeting 6 p.m. Feb. 15 with representatives of Circle K who are planning a $3 million expansion project on West Liberty Street.

— Bob Coupland

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