Board Meetings

Agenda October 10, Lovells Township Board Meeting


October 10, 2023

  • Call to Order and Pledge of Allegiance
  • Roll Call
  • Public Hearing on the Fire/EMS and Landfill Budgets
    • Presentation of Proposed Budgets
    • Public Comment on Proposed Budgets
    • Close Public Hearing and Return to Regular Board Meeting
  • Adoption of Proposed Budgets per Public Hearing- Roll Call on Each Budget
  • Reading and Approval of Board Meeting Minutes:
    • September 12, 2023
  • Approve Pre-Paid Vouchers
  • Treasurer’s Report
  • Correspondence
  • Department Reports

-Assessing- Focus is on Building/Demolition Permits

-Fire Department/Cemetery Sexton

-Liquor Inspector

-Zoning Administrator

-Zoning Enforcement Officer


  • Commissions and Boards

-Board of Review –  December 2023 BOR is not necessary at this time.

– Historical Society – Heather Lovell

-Planning Commissions:

  1. Lovells Township
  2. Crawford County

-Zoning Board of Appeals  May have a case shortly

-Lovells Reading & Media Center – Cheryl Hopp

-Parks and Recreation Committee-Tamara Kengel


  • Unfinished Business:
  • American Rescue Plan Act: Discussion on reassignment of funds from Fire/EMS Project to other Projects
  • New Business:
  1. Review and discuss recommendations from Parks and Rec Committee
  2. Snow Plowing Bids
  3. Thanksgiving/ Christmas Schedule for Lovells Township Hall: Proposed Noon closure Wednesday before Thanksgiving and 3 PM Closure Thursday December 21, 2023 through to Tuesday January 2, 2024 when normal operating hours will commence.
  4. Discussion on fee for “Double Cremains” internment. Sexton recommends we retain $60 for a single and $100 for a “double”.
  5. Discussion on changing STR process from our current Special Use Permit to a Licensing Ordinance system.
  6. Discussion and decision on future of surveillance camera system in light of recent state mandates.
  • Info Items


County Early Voting Plan

  • Public Comments


  • Next Regular Meeting of the Board: Tuesday, November 14, 2023 10am, Township Hall