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Clerk of Council

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




Public Notice

 

Please be advised that there will be a SPECIAL meeting of the Brooklyn City Council on Monday, July 1, 2019 at 6:00 p.m. in the Council Chambers at City Hall for the purpose of:

-Res. #2019-3 (3rd Reading/adoption): Adopting the Tax Budget for Fiscal Year 2020

-Ord. #2019-30 (2nd Reading/request suspend/adopt): Establishing the Domestic Abuse Commission Fund within the City of Brooklyn

-Ord. #2019-31 (2nd Reading/request suspend/adopt): Authorizing the Mayor of the City of Brooklyn, Ohio to enter into an agreement with Fire Recovery USA, LLC for billing and related services attributed to Fire Dept. incidents

-Ord. #2019-32 (2nd Reading/request suspend/adopt): Amending Ex. A of Ord. 2018-47, "Providing for the compensation for the part-time, full-time and administrative employees (non-bargaining agreement) of the City of Brooklyn, Ohio"

-Ord. #2019-33 (1st Reading/request suspend/adopt): Authorizing the Mayor to enter into a Job Retention and Creation Agreement with the Chilcote Company dba Tap Packaging Solutions

 

No other matters will be discussed or addressed at this Special meeting.

 

 

At the conclusion of the Special Council meeting will be a brief Public Safety & Environmental Committee meeting pertaining to the Cuyahoga County Council disposable bag ban.

 

 



Please be advised that the Brooklyn City Council met for its Organization meeting for 2019 and reaffirmed that Regular City Council meetings will be held at 7 p.m. on the second and fourth Mondays of each month, except for July and August for summer recess, in the Council Chambers at Brooklyn City Hall, 7619 Memphis Avenue, Brooklyn, Ohio 44144.   Should a regular meeting fall on an observed holiday, the meeting will be held on the next day (Tuesday).  Special meetings will be held as needed. 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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. 



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City Council Members

Member 
Ron Van Kirk  President  

10122 Manoa Avenue
Brooklyn, OH 44144
216.965.5737 (c)
Term Expires: 12/31/2019
rvankirk@brooklynohio.gov   



Andy Celcherts - Council Pro-Tem

9732 Memphis Villas
Brooklyn, OH 44144
216-548-7644
Term Expires: 12/31/2021
acelcherts@brooklynohio.gov

  

Mary Balbier

4576 Eastlane Drive
Brooklyn, Ohio 44144
216.351.3776 (h)
Term Expires: 12/31/2023
mbalbier@brooklynohio.gov

Kathleen Pucci 

10206 Biddulph Road
Brooklyn, OH 44144
216.459.1195 (h)
Term Expires: 12/31/2023
kpucci@brooklynohio.gov  

Barb Paulitzky

4795 Tiedeman Road
Brooklyn, Ohio 44144
216.671.6777
Term Expires: 12/31/19
bpaulitzky@brooklynohio.gov

Kevin Tanski 

6604 Vandalia Avenue
Brooklyn, OH 44144
216.661.1830 (h)
Term Expires: 12/31/2021
ktanski@brooklynohio.gov

Clerk of Council

Mary-Jo Banish 
Brooklyn City Hall
7619 Memphis Avenue
Brooklyn, OH 44144
216.635.4216
mbanish@brooklynohio.gov 

Meg Ryan Shockey

7440 Woodhaven Avenue
Brooklyn, OH
440-391-4832
Term Expires: 12/31/2019
mryanshockey@brooklynohio.gov

 



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City Council Committees

Finance Committee (6:30pm prior to meeting)

Ron Van Kirk, Chair
Barb Paulitzky
Kathy Pucci



Safety and Environmental Committee

Ron Van Kirk, Chair
Mary Balbier
Barb Paulitzky



Public Works Committee

Andy Celcherts, Chair
Kathy Pucci
Kevin Tanski



Planning Commission: Ron Van Kirk
Economic Development: Andy Celcherts
Recreation Board: Kevin Tanski
School Board Liaison: Meg Ryan Shockey
Sustainability: Kevin Tanski
Domestic Abuse: Meg Ryan Shockey
Legislative Update: Mary Balbier
Fair Housing: Meg Ryan Shockey
Volunteer Fire Dependent Board: Kathy Pucci; Mary Balbier




Council Meetings are shown on AT&T Uverse channel 99 ,WOW channel 21, TWC (Spectrum) channel 1020.  The most current meeting is played continuously on all 3 cable providers.  The current meeting and archived meetings are available for viewing on the Home Page of the Website under the Youtube link.