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COUNCIL OF THE BOROUGH OF WEST MIFFLIN met in the Municipal Building Council Chambers on Tuesday, January 3, 2014 at 6:00 p.m. prevailing time for the purpose of reorganizing and swearing-in the newly elected Officials of the Borough of West Mifflin.

 

Mayor Kelly swore in newly elected Council members Joyce Kushner, Daniel Davis, Michael

Olack and Tax Collector Richard Allen.

 

Mayor Kelly called the meeting to order with a moment of silent prayer followed by the Pledge of Allegiance.

 

 

 

 

AGENDA ITEMS:

 

  1. Mayor Kelly opened the floor for nominations for President of Council, Motion by Kostelnik, seconded by Stephenson to open the floor for nominations. Mr. Kostelnik nominated Michael Moses for President of Council. Hearing no other nominations, Mayor Kelly declared the nominations closed. Motion by Kostelnik, seconded by Kushner that Michael Moses be named President of Council. Roll Call: Six ayes, no nays, one absent (Marone).  Motion carried.

 

Mr. Michael Moses was declared President of Council for the ensuing term.

 

  1. Mayor Kelly opened the floor for nominations for Vice President. Motion

by Moses, seconded by Kostelnik to open the floor for nominations. Mr. Moses nominated Michael Olack for Vice President of Council.  Hearing no other nominations, Mayor Kelly declared the nominations closed.  Motion by Moses, seconded by Kostelnik that Michael Olack be named Vice President of Council.  Roll Call: Six ayes, no nays, one absent (Marone).  Motion carried.

 

 

Mr. Michael Olack was declared Vice President of Council for the ensuing term. Mayor Kelly relinquished the Chair to Council President Michael Moses.

  1. Motion by Kostelnik, seconded by Olack to appoint the law firm Evashavik, DiLucente

& Tetlow, LLC as the Borough Solicitor.  Roll Call:  Six ayes, no nays, one absent

(Marone).  Motion carried.

 

 

  1. Motion by Kostelnik, seconded by Stephenson to appoint the engineering firm of NIRA Consulting Engineers, Inc. as Borough Engineer. Roll Call: Six ayes, no nays, one absent (Marone).  Motion carried.

 

 

  1. Motion by Kostelnik, seconded by Olack appointing Brian Kamauf as the Borough

Treasurer.  Roll Call:  Six ayes, no nays, one absent (Marone).  Motion carried.

 

 

  1. Motion by Kostelnik, seconded by Olack appointing the law firm of Dodaro Cambest & Matta Associates as Solicitor for the Planning Commission. Roll Call: Six ayes, no nays, one absent (Marone).  Motion carried.

 

 

  1. Motion by Kostelnik, seconded by Olack to appoint the law firm of Dodaro Cambest & Matta Associates as Solicitor for the Zoning Hearing Board. Roll Call:  Six ayes, no nays, one absent (Marone).  Motion carried.

 

 

  1. Motion by Kostelnik, seconded by Olack to appoint the Law Offices of McGrail & Racunas as Solicitor for the Civil Service Commission. Roll Call:  Six ayes, no nays, one absent (Marone).  Motion carried.

 

 

 

  1. Motion by Kostelnik, seconded by Olack to appoint the Valley Mirror as the official Borough newspaper and as alternate the McKeesport Daily News. Roll Call:  Six ayes, no nays, one absent (Marone).  Motion carried.

 

 

  1. Motion by Kostelnik, seconded by Olack to retain all non-union full-time and part-time paid personnel of the Borough. Roll Call: Six ayes, no nays, one absent (Marone). Motion carried.

 

 

 

ADJOURNMENT:

 

Motion by Kostelnik, seconded by Olack the Meeting be adjourned.  Meeting adjourned at 6:20 p.m. prevailing time.