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2016 Legislation



The following ordinances and resolutions have been passed by the Richmond Heights City Council. Typically legislation will appear here within one month of passage. Passed legislation as well as draft legislation is available at City Clerks office in City Hall. Codified Ordinances are available off-site, these are updated once a year at the beginning of the second quarter.

LIST OF RESOLUTIONS AND ORDINANCES 2016:

RESOLUTION NO.: 1-2016, passed 1-11-2016
A RESOLUTION OF APPRECIATION AND CONGRATULATIONS TO FIREFIGHTER B. JAMES BYRNE, DIVISION OF FIRE, UPON HIS RETIREMENT

ORDINANCE NO: 2 – 2016, passed 1-19-16
AN ORDINANCE AUTHORIZING THE MAYOR TO SELL PROPERTY AT 497 KARL DRIVE AND KENBRIDGE DRIVE; AND DECLARING AN EMERGENCY.

RESOLUTION NO.: 3- 2016, passed 1-26-16
A RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING THE MAYOR TO ENTER INTO A PURCHASE AGREEMENT THROUGH THE OHIO DEPARTMENT OF ADMINISTRATIVE SERVICES’ COOPERATIVE PURCHASING PROGRAM FOR A VEHICLE FOR USE BY THE DIVISION OF POLICE AND TO AUTHORIZE FUNDS FOR CHANGEOVER OF VEHICLE EQUIPMENT.

RESOLUTION NO.: 4-2016, passed 2-9-16
A RESOLUTION APPROVING THE APPOINTMENT BY THE MAYOR OF JONATHAN BARRY HURST AS THE COUNCILMEMBER FOR WARD 1, FOR AN UNEXPIRED TERM; AND DECLARING AN EMERGENCY.

RESOLUTION NO.: 5-2016, passed 02-23-16
A RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING THE MAYOR TO ENTER INTO AN AGREEMENT FOR ANIMAL CONTROL SERVICES WITH THE CITY OF SOUTH EUCLID.

RESOLUTION NO.: 6-2016, passed 02-23-16
A RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING THE MAYOR TO ENTER INTO AN AGREEMENT FOR RANGE SERVICES WITH THE CITY OF SOUTH EUCLID.

RESOLUTION NO.: 7-2016, passed 02-23-16
A RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING THE MAYOR TO ENTER INTO AN AGREEMENT WITH OFFICE TEAM FOR TEMPORARY STAFFING.

RESOLUTION NO.: 8-2016, passed 02-23-16
A RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING THE CITY’S PARTICIPATION AS A MEMBER OF THE COLLEGE, UNIVERSITY AND EDUCATION PURCHASING ASSOCIATION FOR A ONE-YEAR TERM.

RESOLUTION NO.: 9-2016, passed 02-23-16
A RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING PARTICIPATION IN THE OHIO DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION’S COOPERATIVE PURCHASING PROGRAM.

RESOLUTION NO.: 10-2016, passed 02-23-16
A RESOLUTION EXPRESSING THE INTENT OF THE CITY OF RICHMOND HEIGHTS IN 2016 TO SELL BY INTERNET AUCTION PERSONAL PROPERTY, INCLUDING MOTOR VEHICLES AND OTHER PROPERTY REFERENCED IN REVISED CODE §721.15 WHICH ARE NO LONGER NEEDED FOR PUBLIC USE OR ARE OBSOLETE OR UNFIT FOR THE USE FOR WHICH THEY WERE ACQUIRED; AND DECLARING AN EMERGENCY.

RESOLUTION NO.: 11-2016, passed 02-23-16
A RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING THE EXPENDITURE OF FUNDS NOT TO EXCEED ONE THOUSAND DOLLARS FOR FILING FEES TO THE INTERNAL REVENUE SERVICE AND STATE OF OHIO FOR THE FORMATION OF A COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT CORPORATION.

ORDINANCE NO.:  12-2016 as amended, passed 03-22-16
AN ORDINANCE TO MAKE APPROPRIATIONS FOR CURRENT EXPENSES AND OTHER EXPENDITURES OF THE CITY OF RICHMOND HEIGHTS, STATE OF OHIO, DURING THE FISCAL YEAR ENDING DECEMBER 31, 2016

ORDINANCE NO.: 13-2016, passed 4-12-16
AN ORDINANCE AUTHORIZING THE MAYOR TO EXECUTE THE “REGIONAL STORMWATER MANAGEMENT PROGRAM SERVICE AGREEMENT” WITH THE NORTHEAST OHIO REGIONAL SEWER DISTRICT.

RESOLUTION NO.:  14-2016, passed 03-08-16
A RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING THE MAYOR TO ENTER INTO A CONTRACT WITH McDONALD EQUIPMENT COMPANY FOR INSPECTION, MAINTENANCE AND REPAIR SERVICES FOR THE CITY’S EMERGENCY GENERATORS.

ORDINANCE NO.:  15-2016, passed 03-22-16
AN ORDINANCE AUTHORIZING THE MAYOR TO SELL 0.34 ACRES OF VACANT RESIDENTIAL PROPERTY ON WETHERSFIELD COURT IN THE RICHMOND BLUFFS SUBDIVISION; AND DECLARING AN EMERGENCY.

RESOLUTION NO.: 16-2016, passed 04-12-16
A RESOLUTION OF APPRECIATION AND COMMENDATION TO DANIEL J. URSU FOR HIS LONG-STANDING, STELLAR SERVICE TO THE CITY OF RICHMOND HEIGHTS

ORDINANCE NO.: 17-2016, passed 04-12-16
A RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING AND DIRECTING THE MAYOR TO ENTER INTO AN AGREEMENT WITH GREAT LAKES RECYCLING, INC., DBA SIMPLE RECYCLING OF CUYAHOGA COUNTY, FOR THE CURBSIDE COLLECTION OF SOFT RECYCLING MATERIALS IN THE CITY OF RICHMOND HEIGHTS.

RESOLUTION NO.:  18-2016, Withdrawn 6-14-16
A RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING THE MAYOR TO NOTIFY THE CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER OF THE NORTHEAST OHIO REGIONAL SEWER DISTRICT (“NEORSD”) OF A REQUEST THAT THE ENTIRE AREA WITHIN THE MUNICIPAL BOUNDARIES OF THE CITY BE INCLUDED WITHIN THE NEORSD REGIONAL STORMWATER MANAGEMENT PROGRAM.

RESOLUTION NO.: 19-2016, passed 04-12-16
A RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING THE MAYOR TO ENTER INTO A CONTRACT WITH ABSOLUTE INNOVATIONS, INC. FOR THE PURCHASE OF ONE (1) RASCAL MVP FIELD CONDITIONER FOR THE SERVICE DEPARTMENT.

RESOLUTION NO.: 20-2016, passed 04-12-16
A RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING THE MAYOR TO ENTER INTO A CONTRACT WITH TEREX SERVICES FOR THE PURCHASE OF ONE (1) DEMAG CHAIN HOIST FOR THE SERVICE DEPARTMENT.

RESOLUTION.: 21-2016, passed 04-12-16
A RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING THE MAYOR TO ENTER INTO A CONTRACT WITH TRUGREEN COMMERCIAL FOR THE PURCHASE OF CHEMICAL FERTILIZER FOR USE BY THE SERVICE DEPARTMENT FOR CITY PARKS AND AROUND CITY BUILDINGS.

RESOLUTION NO.: 22-2016, passed 04-12-16
A RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING THE MAYOR TO ENTER INTO A CONTRACT WITH O.P. AQUATICS FOR THE PURCHASE OF POOL EQUIPMENT.

RESOLUTION NO.:  23-2016, passed 04-26-16
A RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING AN AGREEMENT WITH THE YMCA OF GREATER CLEVELAND TO MANAGE AND STAFF THE CITY POOL AND RELATED FACILITIES IN 2016; AND DECLARING AN EMERGENCY.

ORDINANCE NO.:  24-2016, passed 04-26-16
AN ORDINANCE TO MAKE APPROPRIATIONS FOR CURRENT EXPENSES AND OTHER EXPENDITURES OF THE CITY OF RICHMOND HEIGHTS, STATE OF OHIO, DURING THE FISCAL YEAR ENDING DECEMBER 31, 2016; TO AMEND ORDINANCE NO. 12-2016; AND DECLARING AN EMERGENCY.

RESOLUTION NO.:  25-2016, passed 04-26-16
A RESOLUTION TO AUTHORIZE A CONTRACT WITH THE AUDITOR OF THE STATE OF OHIO FOR FINANCIAL STATEMENT AUDITS FOR THE YEAR 2015.

RESOLUTION NO.:  26-2016, passed 04-26-16
A RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING THE MAYOR TO ENTER INTO AN AGREEMENT WITH SUDSINA & ASSOCIATES, LLC FOR FINANCIAL ADVISORY SERVICES.

RESOLUTION NO.:  27-2016, passed 04-26-16
A RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING THE EXTENSION OF AN AGREEMENT WITH PAUL ELLIS TO PROVIDE ASSISTANCE TO THE CITY’S FINANCE DEPARTMENT.

RESOLUTION NO.:  28-2016, passed 04-26-16
A RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING THE MAYOR TO ENTER INTO AN AGREEMENT WITH HOLLYWOOD SCAPES LANDSCAPING FOR GRASS CUTTING AND OUTDOOR MAINTENANCE OF PRIVATE PROPERTIES IN THE CITY DURING 2016.

ORDINANCE NO.:  29-2016, passed 5-10-16 as amended on 5-10-16
AN ORDINANCE PROVIDING FOR THE ISSUANCE AND SALE OF $1,190,000 OF NOTES, IN ANTICIPATION OF THE ISSUANCE OF BONDS, TO PAY COSTS OF IMPROVING STREETS AND ROADS IN THE CITY BY CONSTRUCTING, RECONSTRUCTING, RESURFACING, PAVING WITH CONCRETE AND MAKING OTHER IMPROVEMENTS AS DESIGNATED IN THE PLANS APPROVED BY COUNCIL AS ITS 2011 ROAD PROGRAM; AND DECLARING AN EMERGENCY.

RESOLUTION NO.:  30-2016, passed 04-26-16
A RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING THE MAYOR TO PURCHASE A HYDRAULIC TOOL POWER UNIT FOR THE DIVISION OF FIRE; AND DECLARING AN EMERGENCY.

RESOLUTION NO.:  31-2016, passed 04-26-16
A RESOLUTION APPOINTING KATHRYN GAMBER TO THE GREENWOOD FARM HISTORICAL, CULTURAL & ARTS ASSOCIATION, INC.  BOARD OF DIRECTORS.

RESOLUTION NO.:  32-2016, passed 04-26-16
A RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING THE MAYOR TO ENTER INTO AN AGREEMENT WITH PHYSIO-CONTROL, INC. FOR THE INSPECTION, SUPPORT AND SERVICING OF CERTAIN DIVISION OF FIRE LIFE-SAVING EQUIPMENT; AND DECLARING AN EMERGENCY.

RESOLUTION NO.: 33-2016, passed 04-26-16
A RESOLUTION PROCLAIMING THE MONTH OF MAY 2016 AS BUILDING SAFETY MONTH IN THE CITY OF RICHMOND HEIGHTS AND ENCOURAGING RESIDENTS TO JOIN WITH THEIR COMMUNITIES IN PARTICIPATION OF RELATED ACTIVITIES.

RESOLUTION NO.: 34-2016, passed 04-26-16
A RESOLUTION PROCLAIMING APRIL 29, 2016, AS ARBOR DAY IN THE CITY OF RICHMOND HEIGHTS AND EXPRESSING APPRECIATION TO THE RICHMOND HEIGHTS GARDEN CLUB AND RICHMOND HEIGHTS KIWANIS CLUB FOR THEIR SUPPORT OF ARBOR DAY.

ORDINANCE NO.:  35 -2016, PASSED 10-25-16
AN ORDINANCE TO MAKE APPROPRIATIONS FOR CURRENT EXPENSES AND OTHER EXPENDITURES OF THE CITY OF RICHMOND HEIGHTS, STATE OF OHIO, DURING THE FISCAL YEAR ENDING DECEMBER 31, 2016; TO AMEND ORDINANCE NO. 12-2016; AND DECLARING AN EMERGENCY.

RESOLUTION NO.: 36-2016, PASSED 10-25-16
A RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING THE MAYOR TO ENTER INTO A PURCHASE AGREEMENT THROUGH THE OHIO DEPARTMENT OF ADMINISTRATIVE SERVICES' COOPERATIVE PURCHASING PROGRAM FOR GASOLINE PUMPS.

RESOLUTION NO.: 37- 2016, passed 4-26-16
A RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING THE MAYOR TO ENTER INTO A PURCHASE AGREEMENT WITH SPEEDWAY LLC FOR THE EMERGENCY PURCHASE OF GASOLINE.

RESOLUTION NO.:  38-2016, passed 5-10-16
A RESOLUTION APPROVING THE APPOINTMENT BY THE MAYOR OF KENNETH STRAY AS DIRECTOR OF RECREATION; AND DECLARING AN EMERGENCY.

ORDINANCE NO.:  39-2016, passed 5-10-16
AN ORDINANCE AMENDING THE CITY’S PAY ORDINANCE TO EXTEND THE EFFECTIVENESS OF ORDINANCE NO. 79-2013 (AS AMENDED 4/24/14), AND ALL SUBSEQUENT AMENDMENTS THERETO, UNTIL SUCH TIME AS IT IS AMENDED OR SUPERCEDED BY COUNCIL ACTION; AND DECLARING AN EMERGENCY.

RESOLUTION NO.:  40-2016, passed 5-10-16
A RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING THE MAYOR TO SUBMIT AN APPLICATION TO THE LOCAL GOVERNMENT INNOVATION FUND FOR A LEAN OHIO GRANT FOR THE CITY’S SERVICE DEPARTMENT; AND DECLARING AN EMERGENCY.

RESOLUTION NO.:  41-2016, passed 5-10-16
A RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING THE MAYOR TO PURCHASE ROAD SALT THROUGH THE COLLEGE, UNIVERSITY AND EDUCATION PURCHASING ASSOCIATION’S (“CUE”) COOPERATIVE PURCHASING PROGRAM.

RESOLUTION NO.:  42-2016, passed 5-10-16
A RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING PARTICIPATION  IN THE ODOT WINTER CONTRACT (018-17) FOR ROAD SALT; AND DECLARING AN EMERGENCY.

ORDINANCE NO.: 43-2016, passed 7-26-16
AN ORDINANCE TO SUBMIT TO THE ELECTORS OF THE CITY OF RICHMOND HEIGHTS THE QUESTION OF AMENDING THE CHARTER AT ARTICLE XII, SECTION 2, TO REVISE THE INCOME TAX CREDIT FOR CITY RESIDENTS WHO PAY INCOME TAX TO ANOTHER MUNICIPALITY; AND DECLARING AN EMERGENCY.

RESOLUTION NO.:  44-2016, passed 5-24-16
A RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING THE MAYOR TO PURCHASE A SMOKE EJECTOR FOR THE DIVISION OF FIRE.

RESOLUTION NO.:  45-2016, passed 5-24-16
A RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING THE MAYOR TO ENTER INTO A PURCHASE AGREEMENT THROUGH THE OHIO DEPARTMENT OF ADMINISTRATIVE SERVICES’ COOPERATIVE PURCHASING PROGRAM FOR ONE VEHICLE FOR USE BY THE DIVISION OF BUILDING, ZONING AND HOUSING.

ORDINANCE NO.:  46-2016, passed 5-24-16
AN ORDINANCE TO MAKE APPROPRIATIONS FOR CURRENT EXPENSES AND OTHER EXPENDITURES OF THE CITY OF RICHMOND HEIGHTS, STATE OF OHIO, DURING THE FISCAL YEAR ENDING DECEMBER 31, 2016; TO AMEND ORDINANCE NO. 12-2016 AND DECLARING AN EMERGENCY.

RESOLUTION NO.:  47-2016, passed 5-24-16
A RESOLUTION CONFIRMING THE ACTION OF THE PLANNING COMMISSION TO APPROVE A LOT SPLIT AND CONSOLIDATION PLAT FOR SUBLOT 71 ON LOXLEY DRIVE.

RESOLUTION NO.: 48-2016, passed 5-24-16
A RESOLUTION APPROVING THE APPOINTMENT BY THE MAYOR OF THOMAS DiLELLIO AS INTERIM DIRECTOR OF FINANCE, EFFECTIVE MAY 25, 2016; AND DECLARING AN EMERGENCY.

RESOLUTION NO.:  49-2016, passed 6-14-16
A RESOLUTION TO AUTHORIZE THE CITY ENGINEER TO ADVERTISE FOR PUBLIC COMPETITIVE BIDDING FOR THE REPAIR AND RESURFACING OF STREETS IN THE CITY OF RICHMOND HEIGHTS.

RESOLUTION NO.:  50-2016, passed 6-14-16
A RESOLUTION TO AMEND RESOLUTION NO. 45-2016 TO CHANGE THE VENDOR FOR THE PURCHASE OF THE VEHICLE FOR USE BY THE DIVISION OF BUILDING, ZONING AND HOUSING.

ORDINANCE NO.:  51-2016, passed 6-14-16
AN ORDINANCE TO MAKE APPROPRIATIONS FOR CURRENT EXPENSES AND OTHER EXPENDITURES OF THE CITY OF RICHMOND HEIGHTS, STATE OF OHIO, DURING THE FISCAL YEAR ENDING DECEMBER 31, 2016; TO AMEND ORDINANCE NO. 12-2016; AND DECLARING AN EMERGENCY.

RESOLUTION NO.:  52-2016, passed 6-14-16
A RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING THE MAYOR TO ENTER INTO AN AGREEMENT WITH COMPMANAGEMENT, LLC, A SEDGWICK CLAIMS MANAGEMENT SERVICES, INC. COMPANY, FOR THIRD-PARTY ADMINISTATION SERVICES FOR WORKER’S COMPENSATION CLAIMS.

RESOLUTION NO.: 53-2016, passed 6-14-16
A RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING THE MAYOR TO PURCHASE NECESSARY TOOLS FOR THE SERVICE DEPARTMENT

RESOLUTION NO.: 54-2016, passed 6-28-16
A RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING PAYMENTS TO OFFICE TEAM FOR THE CITY’S TEMPORARY STAFFING NEEDS.

RESOLUTION NO.: 55-2016, passed 6-28-16
A RESOLUTION ACCEPTING A BID FOR THE VARIOUS SECTIONS OF THE BID SPECIFICATIONS FOR REPAIRS AND RESURFACING OF VARIOUS CITY STREETS FOR THE 2016 ROAD PROGRAM AND AUTHORIZING A CONTRACT THEREFORE. 

RESOLUTION NO.: 56-2016, passed 6-28-16
A RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING THE DIRECTOR OF FINANCE TO PERFORM CERTAIN INTERFUND TRANSFERS; AND DECLARING AN EMERGENCY.

RESOLUTION NO.: 57-2016, passed 6-28-16
A RESOLUTION OF CONGRATULATIONS AND GRATITUDE TO THE CLEVELAND CAVALIERS ON ITS EXCELLENT 2015-16 SEASON AND NBA CHAMPIONSHIP

RESOLUTION 58-2016, PASSED 7-12-16
A RESOLUTION ADOPTING THE ALTERNATIVE TAX BUDGET INFORMATION OF THE CITY OF RICHMOND HEIGHTS, OHIO, FOR THE FISCAL YEAR BEGINNING JANUARY 1, 2017; SUBMITTING THE SAME TO THE BUDGET COMMISSION OF CUYAHOGA COUNTY; AND DECLARING AN EMERGENCY.

RESOLUTION NO.: 59-2016, passed 7-26-16
A RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING THE MAYOR TO ENTER INTO AN AGREEMENT WITH THE CUYAHOGA COUNTY DISTRICT BOARD OF HEALTH TO PERFORM STORM WATER INSPECTION AND MONITORING SERVICES WITHIN THE CITY.

RESOLUTION NO.: 60-2016, passed 7-26-16
A RESOLUTION CONFIRMING THE ACTION OF THE ZONING BOARD OF APPEALS WITH RESPECT TO THE REQUEST FOR A VARIANCE TO CONSTRUCT A FENCE AT 766 EDGEWOOD ROAD.

RESOLUTION NO.: 61-2016, passed 7-26-16
A RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING THE MAYOR TO ENTER INTO A PURCHASE AGREEMENT FOR LED LIGHT FIXTURES AND THE INSTALLATION THEREOF FOR THE DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SERVICE AND PROPERTIES.

RESOLUTION 62-2016, PASSED 8-9-16
A RESOLUTION CONFIRMING THE RECOMMENDATION OF THE PLANNING COMMISSION TO APPROVE A CONDITIONAL USE PERMIT FOR A DANCE STUDIO IN A B-1 LOCAL BUSINESS DISTRICT AT 740 RICHMOND ROAD.

RESOLUTION 63-2016, PASSED 8-9-16
A RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING THE MAYOR TO ENTER INTO A PURCHASE AGREEMENT THROUGH THE OHIO DEPARTMENT OF ADMINISTRATIVE SERVICES COOPERATIVE PURCHASING PROGRAM FOR A VEHICLE FOR USE BY THE DIVISION OF POLICE.

RESOLUTION 64-2016, PASSED 8-9-16
A RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING THE MAYOR TO PURCHASE EQUIPMENT FOR A NEW POLICE VEHICLE FOR THE DIVISION OF POLICE.

RESOLUTION 65-2016, PASSED 8-9-16
A RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING THE MAYOR TO PURCHASE BALLISTIC SHIELDS FOR THE DIVISION OF POLICE.

RESOLUTION 66-2016, PASSED 8-9-16
A RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING THE MAYOR TO PURCHASE ACTIVE SHOOTER EMERGENCY RESPONSE PACKS FOR THE DIVISION OF POLICE.

RESOLUTION 67-2016, PASSED 8-9-16
A RESOLUTION DECLARING A CONDITION AT THE PROPERTY KNOWN AS 4911 FOXWYNDE TRAIL, PERMANENT PARCEL NUMBER 662-15-084, IN THE CITY OF RICHMOND HEIGHTS, A PUBLIC NUISANCE, DIRECTING THE DIRECTOR OF LAW AND THE COMMISSIONER OF BUILDING TO TAKE ALL LEGAL ACTION NECESSARY TO ABATE THIS NUISANCE, AND DECLARING AN EMERGENCY.

ORDINANCE NO.: 68-2016, passed 8-23-16
AN ORDINANCE AMENDING SECTIONS 505.03 (ANNUAL REGISTRATION OF DOGS; TAGS REQUIRED), 505.07 (CRUELTY TO ANIMALS GENERALLY), 505.071 (CRUELTY TO COMPANION ANIMALS), 505.17 (VICIOUS DOGS), AS WELL AS ADOPTING NEW SECTIONS 505.072 (NEGLECT OF ANIMALS) AND 505.22 (ASSAULTING POLICE DOG OR ASSISTANCE DOG), IN THE GENERAL OFFENSES CODE WITHIN THE CODIFIED ORDINANCES OF THE CITY, AND DECLARING AN EMERGENCY.

RESOLUTION 69-2016, PASSED 8-9-16
A RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING THE MAYOR TO ENTER INTO THE FIRST AMENDMENT TO THE SUBGRANT AGREEMENT WITH CUYAHOGA COUNTY FOR THE ENVIRONMENTAL CLEANUP OF PROPERTY LOCATED AT 26102 CHARDON ROAD; AND DECLARING AN EMERGENCY.

ORDINANCE 70-2016, PASSED 8-9-16
AN ORDINANCE PROVIDING FOR THE APPOINTMENT OF MICHAEL CICERO AS POLICE PROSECUTOR; AND DECLARING AN EMERGENCY.

RESOLUTION 71-2016, PASSED 8-9-16
A RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING THE MAYOR TO PURCHASE AN IN-VEHICLE VIDEO SYSTEM FOR THE DIVISION OF POLICE. 

ORDINANCE NO.: 72-2016, passed 8-23-16
AN ORDINANCE APPROVING THE CODIFICATION, EDITING AND INCLUSION OF CERTAIN ORDINANCES AS PARTS OF THE VARIOUS COMPONENT CODES OF THE CODIFIED ORDINANCES OF RICHMOND HEIGHTS, OHIO, AND APPROVING THE UPDATING OF VARIOUS SECTIONS OF THE TRAFFIC AND GENERAL OFFENSES CODES TO COMPLY WITH STATE LAW.

RESOLUTION NO.: 73-2016, passed 8-23-16
A RESOLUTION CONFIRMING THE ACTION OF THE ZONING BOARD OF APPEALS TO APPROVE A VARIANCE TO PERMIT AN ELECTRONIC SIGN.

RESOLUTION NO.: 74-2016, passed 8-23-16
A RESOLUTION TO AUTHORIZE A CONTRACT WITH THE BROWN’S CHIP AWAY SERVICE FOR TREE REMOVAL.

RESOLUTION NO.: 75-2016, passed 8-23-16
A RESOLUTION APPROVING THE APPOINTMENT BY THE MAYOR OF THE FIVE MEMBERS OF THE RECREATION BOARD OF THE CITY.

ORDINANCE 76-2016, passed 10-11-16
AN ORDINANCE AMENDING SECTION 1175.10 REGARDING THE PARKING OF UNLICENSED AND INOPERABLE VEHICLES AND THE PARKING OF RECREATIONAL-TYPE VEHICLES, AND DECLARING AN EMERGENCY.

RESOLUTION NO.: 77-2016, passed 8-23-16
AN ORDINANCE AMENDING SECTION 1175.03 OF THE ZONING CODE TO ADOPT PAVEMENT SPECIFICATIONS AND MARKINGS FOR ACCESS AND PARKING SPACES; AND DECLARING AN EMERGENCY.

RESOLUTION NO.: 78-2016, passed 8-23-16
A RESOLUTION TO AUTHORIZE A CONTRACT WITH CHIM CHIMNEY MASONRY FOR MASONRY WORK AT GREENWOOD FARM.

RESOLUTION NO.: 79-2016, passed 8-23-16
AN ORDINANCE AMENDING CHAPTER 1309, “PROPERTY MAINTENANCE CODE”, IN THE CODIFIED ORDINANCES OF THE CITY OF RICHMOND HEIGHTS AND DECLARING AN EMERGENCY.

ORDINANCE NO.: 80-2016, passed 9-13-16
AN ORDINANCE AMENDING SECTIONS 352.03, 351.04, 351.05, 351.06, 351.07, 351.09, 351.10, 351.11, 351.12, 351.13, 351.14, 351.15, 351.17, 351.18, AND ADDING SECTION 351.99 TO THE CODIFIED ORDINANCE OF THE CITY OF RICHMOND HEIGHTS TO PROVIDE FOR ENHANCED PARKING ENFORCEMENT; AND DECLARING AN EMERGENCY.

RESOLUTION NO.: 81-2016, passed 9-13-16
A RESOLUTION CERTIFYING EXPENSES FOR THE REMOVAL OF TRASH, NOXIOUS WEEDS, TALL GRASSES AND/OR OVERGROWN BUSHES AND HEDGES UPON LANDS WITHIN THE CITY OF RICHMOND HEIGHTS; AND DECLARING AN EMERGENCY.

RESOLUTION NO.: 82-2016, passed 9-13-16
A RESOLUTION CERTIFYING CERTAIN COSTS AND FEES OF THE CITY OF RICHMOND HEIGHTS FOR THE COLLECTION AND DISPOSAL OF GARBAGE, RUBBISH, AND REFUSE AT RESIDENTIAL DWELLINGS WITHIN THE CITY TO THE COUNTY FISCAL OFFICER FOR PLACEMENT ON THE TAX DUPLICATE AND FOR COLLECTION; AND DECLARING AN EMERGENCY.

ORDINANCE NO.: 83-2016, passed 9-13-16
AN ORDINANCE ADOPTING A MORATORIUM ON APPLICATIONS FOR, AND THE GRANTING OF, BUILDING PERMITS, ZONING APPROVALS, CERTIFICATES OF BUSINESS OCCUPANCY AND CERTIFICATES OF OCCUPANCY THAT WOULD ENABLE THE CULTIVATION, PROCESSING, DISTRIBUTION OR SALE OF MEDICAL MARIJUANA FOR A PERIOD NOT TO EXCEED SIX MONTHS IN ORDER TO ALLOW THE CITY TO REVIEW APPLICABLE STATE AND LOCAL LAWS, TO PLAN FOR REGULATIONS RELATING TO SUCH USES, AND DECLARING AN EMERGENCY.

RESOLUTION NO.: 84-2016, passed 9-13-16
A RESOLUTION ACCEPTING THE AMOUNTS AND RATES AS DETERMINED BY THE BUDGET COMMISSION AND AUTHORIZING THE NECESSARY TAX LEVIES AND CERTIFYING THEM TO THE COUNTY FISCAL OFFICER; AND DECLARING AN EMERGENCY.

ORDINANCE 85-2016, passed 9-13-16
AN ORDINANCE AMENDING SECTIONS 184.04 (COLLECTION AT SOURCE) AND 184.05 (ANNUAL RETURN; FILING) OF THE TAXATION CODE OF THE CODIFIED ORDINANCES OF THE CITY OF RICHMOND HEIGHTS, AND DECLARING AN EMERGENCY.

RESOLUTION 86-2016, passed 9-13-16
A RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING AN AGREEMENT WITH LITTLE EVIL 5, LLC FOR THE USE OF GREENWOOD FARM FOR CERTAIN DAYS IN SEPTEMBER AND OCTOBER 2016; AND DECLARING AN EMERGENCY.

RESOLUTION 87-2016, passed 9-13-16
A RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING THE MAYOR TO PURCHASE TASER STUN DEVICES FOR THE DIVISION OF POLICE.

RESOLUTION 88-2016, passed 9-27-16
A RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING THE MAYOR TO PURCHASE AN UNINTERRUPTED POWER SUPPLY FOR THE DIVISION OF POLICE.

RESOLUTION 89-2016, passed 9-13-16
A RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING THE MAYOR TO PURCHASE AUDIO/VISUAL EQUIPMENT FOR THE DIVISION OF POLICE.

RESOLUTION 90-2016, passed 9-13-16
A RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING THE MAYOR TO ENTER INTO A PURCHASE AGREEMENT THROUGH THE OHIO DEPARTMENT OF ADMINISTRATIVE SERVICES’ COOPERATIVE PURCHASING PROGRAM FOR A CALL LOGGER FOR THE DIVISION OF POLICE.

RESOLUTION 91-2016, passed 9-13-16
A RESOLUTION APPOINTING RANDY DUBEK AS MEMBER OF THE BOARD OF TAX REVIEW OF THE CITY.

RESOLUTION 92-2016, passed 9-13-16
A RESOLUTION APPOINTING VINCENT BENANDER AS MEMBER OF THE BOARD OF TAX REVIEW OF THE CITY.

ORDINANCE 93-2016, passed 9-27-16
AN ORDINANCE TO MAKE APPROPRIATIONS FOR CURRENT EXPENSES AND OTHER EXPENDITURES OF THE CITY OF RICHMOND HEIGHTS, STATE OF OHIO, DURING THE FISCAL YEAR ENDING DECEMBER 31, 2016; TO AMEND ORDINANCE NO. 12-2016; AND DECLARING AN EMERGENCY.

RESOLUTION 94-2016, passed 9-27-16
A RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING THE DIRECTOR OF FINANCE TO PERFORM CERTAIN INTERFUND TRANSFERS; AND DECLARING AN EMERGENCY.

RESOLUTION 95-2016, passed 9-27-16
A RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING THE MAYOR TO ENTER INTO AN AGREEMENT WITH SIGNAL SERVICE FOR REPLACEMENT OF A UTILITY POLE.

ORDINANCE 96-2016, PASSED 10-25-2016
AN ORDINANCE AMENDING SECTIONS 959.01, 959.04 AND 959.07 OF THE CODIFIED ORDINANCES OF THE CITY OF RICHMOND HEIGHTS TO ESTABLISH A METHOD FOR RENTAL FEES FOR CITY PLAYING FIELDS; AND DECLARING AN EMERGENCY.

RESOLUTION 97-2016, passed 9-27-16
A RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING THE CITY'S CONTINUED PARTICIPATION IN THE OHIO SCHOOLS COUNCIL COOPERATIVE PURCHASING PROGRAM FOR 2016-2017; AND DECLARING AN EMERGENCY.

RESOLUTION 98-2016, passed 10-11-16
A RESOLUTION EXERCISING THE SECOND OPTION YEAR TO AN EXISTING CONTRACT WITH WASTE MANAGEMENT OF OHIO, INC., FOR SOLID WASTE COLLECTION AND DISPOSAL SERVICES; AND DECLARING AN EMERGENCY.

RESOLUTION 99-2016, passed 10-11-16
A RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING THE MAYOR TO ENTER INTO AN AGREEMENT WITH JONES & FRANK FOR INSTALLATION OF AN OVERFILL PREVENTION SYSTEM.

RESOLUTION 100-2016, passed 10-11-16
A RESOLUTION CONFIRMING THE ACTION OF THE ZONING BOARD OF APPEALS WITH RESPECT TO THE REQUEST FOR A VARIANCE FOR A FENCE AT 358 BALMORAL DRIVE.

RESOLUTION 101-2016, PASSED 10-25-16
A RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING A CERTAIN CONTRACT FOR PUBLIC HEALTH SERVICES FROM THE CUYAHOGA COUNTY GENERAL HEALTH DISTRICT FOR THE YEAR 2017.

RESOLUTION 102-2016, PASSED 10-25-16
A RESOLUTION REQUESTING THE CUYAHOGA COUNTY FISCAL OFFICER TO ADVANCE TAXES AND ASSESSMENTS FROM THE PROCEEDS OF TAX LEVIES PURSUANT TO SECTION 321.34 OF THE OHIO REVISED CODE; AND DECLARING AN EMERGENCY.

RESOLUTION 103-2016, PASSED 10-25-16
A RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING THE MAYOR TO EXECUTE ON BEHALF OF THE CITY THE RENEWAL OF A PARTNERSHIP AGREEMENT TO A MEMORANDUM OF UNDERSTANDING AS A MEMBER OF THE EUCLID CREEK WATERSHED COUNCIL WITH THE CUYAHOGA SOIL AND WATER CONSERVATION DISTRICT.

ORDINANCE 104-2016, PASSED 10-25-16
AN ORDINANCE TO MAKE APPROPRIATIONS FOR CURRENT EXPENSES AND OTHER EXPENDITURES OF THE CITY OF RICHMOND HEIGHTS, STATE OF OHIO, DURING THE FISCAL YEAR ENDING DECEMBER 31, 2016; TO AMEND ORDINANCE NO. 12-2016 AND DECLARING AN EMERGENCY. 

RESOLUTION 105-2016, PASSED 11-1-16
A RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING THE MAYOR TO ENTER INTO A PURCHASE AGREEMENT WITH NORTH AMERICAN RESCUE, LLC, FOR RESCUE TASK FORCE SAFETY EQUIPMENT FOR THE DIVISION OF FIRE.

RESOLUTION 106-2016, PASSED 11-1-16
A RESOLUTION DECLARING A CONDITION AT THE PROPERTY KNOWN AS 25311 CHARDON ROAD, PERMANENT PARCEL NUMBER 661-03-032, IN THE CITY OF RICHMOND HEIGHTS, A PUBLIC NUISANCE, DIRECTING THE DIRECTOR OF LAW AND THE COMMISSIONER OF BUILDING TO TAKE ALL LEGAL ACTION NECESSARY TO ABATE THIS NUISANCE, AND DECLARING AN EMERGENCY.

RESOLUTION 107-2016, PASSED 11-1-16
A RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING THE EXTENSION OF AN AGREEMENT WITH PAUL ELLIS TO PROVIDE ASSISTANCE TO THE CITY'S FINANCE DEPARTMENT.

RESOLUTION 108-2016, passed 11-22-16
A RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING THE MAYOR TO ENTER INTO A PURCHASE AGREEMENT WITH MENTOR MFG FOR A SKID STEER FOR THE SERVICE DEPARTMENT.

RESOLUTION 109-2016, passed 11-22-16
A RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING THE MAYOR TO ENTER INTO A PURCHASE AGREEMENT WITH CHARDON WELDING, INC., FOR TWO SNOW PLOWS FOR THE SERVICE DEPARTMENT.

ORDINANCE 110-2016, PASSED 11-22-16
AN ORDINANCE ESTABLISHING AMBULANCE BILLING RATES FOR THE CITY OF RICHMOND HEIGHTS, AND DECLARING AN EMERGENCY.

RESOLUTION 111-2016, PASSED 11-22-16
A RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING THE MAYOR TO ENTER INTO AN AGREEMENT WITH TAC COMPUTER, INC., FOR SERVER AND SOFTWARE SUPPORT FOR THE DIVISION OF POLICE.

RESOLUTION 112-2016, PASSED 11-22-16
A RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING THE DIRECTOR OF FINANCE TO PERFORM CERTAIN INTERFUND TRANSFERS; AND DECLARING AN EMERGENCY.

RESOLUTION 113-2016, PASSED 11-22-16
A RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING THE MAYOR TO ENTER INTO A PURCHASE AGREEMENT WITH PAT O'BRIEN CHEVROLET, INC., FOR TWO TRUCKS FOR THE SERVICE DEPARTMENT.

ORDINANCE 114-2016, PASSED 11-22-16
AN ORDINANCE TO MAKE APPROPRIATIONS FOR CURRENT EXPENSES AND OTHER EXPENDITURES FOR THE CITY OF RICHMOND HEIGHTS, STATE OF OHIO, DURING THE FISCAL YEAR ENDING DECEMBER 31, 2016; TO AMEND ORDINANCE NO. 12-2016; AND DECLARING AN EMERGENCY.

RESOLUTION 115-2016, PASSED 11-22-16
A RESOLUTION ACCEPTING THE FINDINGS AND RECOMMENDATIONS OF THE FACT-FINDER IN CASE NO. 15-MED-09-0915 (RICHMOND HEIGHTS FIREFIGHTERS, IAFF LOCAL 2009); AND DECLARING AN EMGERGENCY.

RESOLUTION 116-2016, PASSED 11-22-16
A RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING THE MAYOR TO ENTER INTO AN AGREEMENT WITH PC ALTERNATIVES, LLC, FOR INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY SUPPORT SERVICES FOR THE CITY.

ORDINANCE 117-2016, PASSED 11-22-16
AN ORDINANCE AMENDING ORDINANCE NO. 79-2013 TO ADD THE  POSITION OF TEMPORARY WORKER IN THE ADMINISTRATIVE OFFICES OF THE CITY; AND DECLARING AN EMERGENCY.

RESOLUTION 118-2016, PASSED 11-22-16
A RESOLUTION CONFIRMING THE ACTION OF THE ZONING BOARD OF APPEALS TO APPROVE A VARIANCE TO PERMIT AN EXTENDED DRIVEWAY AT 509 STONELEDGE DRIVE.

RESOLUTION 119-2016, PASSED 11-22-16
A RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING THE MAYOR TO EXECUTE ON BEHALF OF THE CITY A MEMORANDUM OF UNDERSTANDING WITH THE NORTHEAST OHIO REGIONAL SEWER DISTRICT AND THE CUYAHOGA SOIL AND WATER CONSERVATION DISTRICT FOR THE "PUBLIC INVOLVEMENT AND PUBLIC EDUCATION" ("PIPE") PROGRAM.

ORDINANCE 120-2016, PASSED 01-17-17
AN ORDINANCE AMENDING CHAPTER 1196, "COMPREHENSIVE STORMWATER MANAGEMENT," OF THE CODIFIED ORDINANCES OF THE CITY OF RICHMOND HEIGHTS, IN ITS ENTIRETY, AND REPEALING EXISTING CHAPTER 1196.

ORDINANCE 121-2016, PASSED 01-17-17
AN ORDINANCE AMENDING CHAPTER 1195, "EROSION AND SEDIMENT CONTROL," OF THE CODIFIED ORDINANCES OF THE CITY OF RICHMOND HEIGHTS, IN ITS ENTIRETY, AND REPEALING EXISTING CHAPTER 1195.

RESOLUTION 122-2016, PASSED 12-13-16
A RESOLUTION ACCEPTING THE DONATION TO THE CITY OF THREE PARCELS OF VACANT LAND ON CHARDON ROAD IN RICHMOND HEIGHTS.

RESOLUTION 123-2016, PASSED 12-20-16
A RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING THE MAYOR TO ENTER INTO AN AGREEMENT WITH THE HEIGHTS-HILLCREST TECHNICAL RESCUE TEAM FOR SPECIAL RESCUE SERVICES.

RESOLUTION 124-2016, PASSED 12-13-16
A RESOLUTION APPROVING THE APPOINTMENT BY THE MAYOR OF JAMES WILLIAM TEKNIPP AS DIRECTOR OF FINANCE, EFFECTIVE JANUARY 3, 2017.

RESOLUTION 125-2016, PASSED 12-13-16
A RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING AN AGREEMENT WITH CHARD, SNYDER & ASSOCIATES FOR THIRD-PARTY ADMINISTRATOR SERVICES FOR A HEALTH REIMBURSEMENT ARRANGEMENT ("HRA") PLAN IN 2017.

RESOLUTION 126-2016, PASSED 12-13-16
A RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING A CONTRACT WITH ANTHEM BLUE CROSS BLUE SHIELD FOR HEALTH INSURANCE FOR 2017; AND DECLARING AN EMERGENCY.

RESOLUTION 127-2016, PASSED 12-13-16
A RESOLUTION CONFIRMING THE ACTION OF THE ZONING BOARD OF APPEALS TO APPROVE A VARIANCE TO PERMIT AN EXTENDED DRIVEWAY AT 4405 STONELEDGE DRIVE.

RESOLUTION 128-2016, PASSED 12-13-16
A RESOLUTION CONFIRMING THE ACTION OF THE ZONING BOARD OF APPEALS TO APPROVE A VARIANCE TO PERMIT AN EXTENDED DRIVEWAY AT 480 HIGHLAND RIDGE DRIVE.

RESOLUTION 129-2016, PASSED 12-13-16
A RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING THE MAYOR TO SUBMIT AN APPLICATION FROM THE CITY OF RICHMOND HEIGHTS FOR A PROJECT TO BE CONSIDERED BY THE CUYAHOGA COUNTY DEPARTMENT OF DEVELOPMENT FOR ITS COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT BLOCK GRANT MUNICIPAL AND SUPPLEMENTAL PROGRAM FOR FISCAL YEAR 2017; AND DECLARING AN EMERGENCY.

RESOLUTION 130-2016, PASSED 12-13-16
A RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING THE MAYOR TO ENTER INTO A CONTRACT WITH LINCOLN NATIONAL CORPORATION FOR VISION, DENTAL, LIFE INSURANCE, AND ACCIDENTAL DEATH AND DISMEMBERMENT BENEFIT PLANS FOR 2017; AND DECLARING AN EMERGENCY.

RESOLUTION 131-2016, PASSED 12-20-16
A RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING A CONTRACT WITH SENIOR TRANSPORTATION CONNECTION TO PROVIDE SENIOR CITIZEN AND DISABLED PERSON TRANSPORTATION IN THE CITY.

RESOLUTION 132-2016, PASSED 12-20-16
A RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING THE DIRECTOR OF FINANCE TO PERFORM CERTAIN INTERFUND TRANSFERS; AND DECLARING AN EMERGENCY.

ORDINANCE 133-2016, PASSED 12-20-16
AN ORDINANCE TO MAKE APPROPRIATIONS FOR CURRENT EXPENSES AND OTHER EXPENDITURES OF THE CITY OF RICHMOND HEIGHTS, STATE OF OHIO, DURING THE FISCAL YEAR ENDING DECEMBER 31, 2017. 

ORDINANCE 134-16, PASSED 12-20-16
AN ORDINANCE TO MAKE APPROPRIATIONS FOR CURRENT EXPENSES AND OTHER EXPENDITURES OF THE CITY OF RICHMOND HEIGHTS, STATE OF OHIO, DURING THE FISCAL YEAR ENDING DECEMBER 31, 2016; TO AMEND ORDINANCE NOS. 12-2016, 24-2016, 93-2016, 104-2016, AND 114-2016 AND DECLARING AN EMERGENCY.

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