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Contact Information

Assistant Clerk of Council
Mary-Jo Banish
Brooklyn City Hall
7619 Memphis Avenue
Brooklyn, OH 44144
216.351.2133
citycouncil@brooklynohio.gov


Public Notices

Please be advised that there will be a Special Meeting of the Brooklyn City Council Thursday, July 23, 2015 at 6:00 p.m. in the Council Chambers of City Hall.  The purpose of this meeting is:

  • Request to accept $500 beautification grant; accept $20,000 grant for in-dash car cameras
  • Res. 2015-5:  Res. of support for IKEA Property, Inc.'s 404 permit application to the Army Corps of Engineers, and Section 401 Ohio Environmental Protection Agency's Water Quality Certification to mitigate wetlands located at Tiedeman and Biddulph Roads, Brooklyn, Ohio
  • Ord. #2015-42:  Authorizing the purchase of two 2015 Ford F-350s (one a "Mechanics Truck") and one F-150 and equipment for use by the Service Dept. from Valley Ford Truck, Inc. for a total of $142,446 through the State of Ohio Government Price Index
  • Ord. $2015-43:  Establishing the positions of and providing compensation for full-time Jailers within the Division of Police of the City of Brooklyn, Ohio
  • Ord. #2015-44:  Authorizing a contract between Karen Kepic and the City of Brooklyn to provide services as Cook for the Senior Center Luncheon Program
  • Ord. #2015-45:  Authorizing a contract between Louise Easton and the City of Brooklyn to provide services as Arts & Crafts Instructor for the Senior Center
  • Ord. #2015-46:  Authorizing a contract between Marge Klingenberg and the City of Brooklyn to provide Quilting Instructions for the Senior Center
  • Ord. #2015-47:  Authorizing a contract between Sandy Regal and the City of Brooklyn to provide Ceramics Instructions for the Senior Center

 

No other matters will be discussed.

 

Immediately following the Special Meeting, there will be a Council Work to discuss various CDBG ideas and items with the City Engineer.

 

 

 

 

City Council meetings are the 2nd and 4th Monday of the month at 7:00pm in the Council Chambers located at 7619 Memphis Avenue.  Council recesses during July & August, with special meetings as necessary. Meetings that fall on a holiday Monday will be held the following Tuesday. 


City Council Members

Member 
Antony DeMarco 
8960 Spring Crest Drive
Brooklyn, OH 44144
216.741.0655 (h)
Term Expires: 12/31/2015
tdemarco@brooklynohio.gov  
Ron Van Kirk (President Pro-Tem)
10122 Manoa Avenue
Brooklyn, OH 44144
216.965.5737 (c)
Term Expires: 12/31/2015
rvankirk@brooklynohio.gov  
Mary Balbier
4576 Eastlane Drive
Brooklyn, Ohio 44144
216.351.3776 (h)
Term Expires: 12/31/2017
mbalbier@brooklynohio.gov
Kathleen Pucci 
10206 Biddulph Road
Brooklyn, OH 44144
216.459.1195 (h)
Term Expires: 12/31/2017
kpucci@brooklynohio.gov  
Katherine Gallagher (President)
10616 Biddulph Road
Brooklyn, OH 44144
216.469.2561 (c)
Term Expires: 12/31/2017
kagallagher@brooklynohio.gov
Kevin Tanski 
6604 Vandalia Avenue
Brooklyn, OH 44144
216.661.1830 (h)
Term Expires: 12/31/2017
ktanski@brooklynohio.gov
Assistant Clerk of Council
Mary-Jo Banish 
Brooklyn City Hall
7619 Memphis Avenue
Brooklyn, OH 44144
216.635.4216
mbanish@brooklynohio.gov 
Andy Celcherts
9732 Memphis Villas Blvd.
Brooklyn, Ohio 44144
216.548.7644 (c)
Term Expires: 12/31/2015
acelcherts@brooklynohio.gov


The Finance Committee meets at 6:30pm prior to Council meetings. Kathy Pucci (chair), Ron Van Kirk, Andy Celcherts


The Public Works Committee meets as needed.  Andy Celcherts (chair), Kevin Tanski, Katie Gallagher


The Public Safety & Environmental Committee meets as needed. Ron Van Kirk (chair), Mary Balbier, Tony DeMarco


Planning Commission Rep: Katie Gallagher


Recreation Board Rep: Kevin Tanski


Domestic Violence: Katie Gallagher 


Legislative Update: Mary Balbier


Volunteer Fire Dependents Board: Kevin Tanski and Tony DeMarco 


Fair Housing Rep: Tony DeMarco


Economic Development Committee Rep: Kathy Pucci


Sustainability Committee: Kevin Tanski


School Board Liasion: Andy Celcherts




Council Meetings are shown on Wide Open West and Time Warner at the following times:


Day  Time
Monday 10:00am and 3:00pm
Tuesday 12:00pm, 5:00pm and 8:00pm
Wednesday 10:00am and 3:00pm
Thursday 12:00pm and 5:00pm
Friday 10:00am and 3:00pm
Saturday 10:00am