Here are actions taken by Aurora City Council at its March 27 meeting:
Purchase a 2017 Ford F-150 pickup truck from Liberty Ford ($21,295 after $6,000 trade-in allowance) for use by the planning-zoning-building department.
Contract with VASU Communications ($80,891) for portable radios for use by fire department employees ($74,000 from the capital improvement fund and additional appropriation of $6,891 from the capital improvement fund).
Contract with Easy Sign ($13,020) for new city entrance signs.
Conditional zoning certificate to Liberty Investment Group for an automotive sales and service center at Squires Road and Route 43.
Development plan for Liberty Ford at Squires Road and Route 43.
Contract with Rush Truck Centers ($77,833) through the state cooperative purchasing program for an International truck cab and chassis.
Purchase of two 2017 Ford F-150 pickup trucks from Park Ford ($54,138) for use by the service department.
Written recommendations of the Tax Incentive Review Council.
Moratorium not to exceed 120 days on issuance of any permits for the activation or installation of antenna systems, small cell technology or nodes for communication purposes in the city.
TO THIRD READING
Tabled for third time. Agreement with Hawthorn of Aurora and the Constan Development Co. for dedication to the city for public use of a portion of Aurora Lake Road.
Tabled. Final plat for Homestead Phase 3 Block A on the south side of East Homestead Drive and east of Eggleston Road.
Tabled. Revised development plan of Homestead Phase 3, Block A on the north side of East Homestead Drive and east of Eggleston Road.
Set the compensation for the mayor from Jan. 1, 2020 to Dec. 31, 2023 ($99,975 in 2020, $102,275 in 2021, $104,750 in 2022 and $107,350 in 2023).
Set the compensation for City Council members from Jan. 1, 2020 to Dec. 31, 2023 ($11,000 in 2020, $11,300 in 2021, $11,550 in 2022 and $11,800 in 2023).
Contract with Pyrotechnico ($17,500) for the July 4 fireworks display.
Purchase of two 2017 Ford Explorer interceptors from Lebanon Ford ($45,518 after $9,300 trade-in allowance) for the police department.
Contract with inSITE Advisory Group LLC (not over $15,000) for consulting services to develop design standards for the historic overlay district.
TO SECOND READING
Contract with Chagrin Pet, Garden & Power Equipment Supply ($6,438) for a mower.
Contract with Southeastern Equipment Co. for purchase of a mid-size min i-excavator ($72,960 less $10,500 trade-in for a backhoe).
Revised final plat for Hawkin Subdivision on the north side of East Mennonite Road across from Harris Drive.
Amendment to "employees generally" city ordinance to reflect changes in compensation for part-time seasonal employees.