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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, August 20, 2015 at 6:00 p.m. in the Council Chambers of City Hall.  The purpose of this meeting is:

 

  • Request for approvals:  Various change orders relating to the landfill closure project; Special Assessments for properties
  • Ord. #2015-48:  Establishing the position of School Resource Officer (SRO) within the Division of Police of the City of Brooklyn, Ohio
  • Ord. #2015-49 (1st Reading):  Authorizing the Mayor to enter into a contract with Jackson, Dieken and Associates of Westlake, Ohio for the purpose of providing Property and Casualty Insurance for the City of Brooklyn for the period Sept. 25, 2015 to Sept. 25, 2016 for a total cost of $186,235
  • Ord. #2015-50:  Authorizing the Mayor to enter into an agreement with Civil & Environmental Consultants, Inc. (CEC, Inc.) to provide additional services for the Sanitary Landfill in the amount of $28,600.00
  • Ord. #2015-51:  Authorizing the Mayor to enter into an agreement with Civil & Environmental Consultants, Inc. (CEC, Inc.) to provide additional services for the Landfill Closure Construction Project in the amount of $52,900.00
  • Ord. #2015-52:  Authorizing and approving the emergency fire line repair and vault and backflow preventer replacement at the City of Brooklyn Community-Senior Center property in the amount of $32,390.00 as specified in the proposal of Gillespie Co.

 

 

No other matters will be discussed.

 

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