In other business, the Commission approved closing Elm street between 7th and 8th street on April 17th to accommodate the Central Elementary Annual Spring Festival. A motion was made and carried by a vote of 5 to 0.
The Commission also granted authority to the City to begin contract negotiations with Schwab-Eaton for proposal work on upgrades to 4th street from Walnut to Columbian Road. In addition, a Public Forum was scheduled for March 24th from 6 to 7:30 for review of the Sidewalk Master Plan. Page said he’d like to handle this like an Open House, so the public can view visuals and ask questions before final adoption. The Public Forum/Open House will be held in the City Commission Room.