On the record – Southington

WHAT: Township trustee meeting Wednesday

PRESENT: Sam Plott, Cindy Speaker and Dan Tietz


• Announced a groundbreaking ceremony and program will be 10 a.m. April 26 at the Southington gazebo for the planned waterline project from Braceville to West Farmington. The waterline will travel through Southington;

• Reported that the township hall basement will be used as a meeting site during the waterline project for project staff and administrators;

• Scheduled a special meeting 6 p.m. Friday at the town hall on personnel matters in the road department. Officials are considering hiring a part-time person;

• Were informed a beaver dam on private property off Herner Countyline Road is causing erosion on the road. Officials are reviewing what can be done because the dam is on private property;

• Set spring cleanup 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. May 12 at township garage

— Bob Coupland