On the record — McDonald

WHAT: Council meeting Wednesday

PRESENT: Michael O’Brien, Richard Harvey, Ray Lewis, Brian Fisher, Walter Bradley and Mayor Glenn Puckett

ABSENT: Scott Seitz


• Approved purchase of a $129,466 ambulance from Penn Care Public Safety Technology with a grant to cover most of the costs;

• Approved purchase of a $43,647 cascade system from Finley Fire Equipment to be used for filling fire department oxygen tanks. A grant will help cover costs;

• Are waiting for Weathersfield Township trustees to open bids Tuesday for self-contained breathing masks as part of a joint application between the village and township;

• Approved applying for a Northeast Ohio Public Energy Council community grant;

• Heard from Village Administrator Tom Domitrovich that the leaf vacuum is in service with leaves to be raked to the edge of the street. Branch pickup will be held until Thursday with branches to be placed at the devil strip;

• Announced Christmas in the Village will be 6:30 p.m. Nov. 24 at fire department with the tree to be lit by local Girl Scouts.