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ZE <br />REGULAR MEETING <br />MAY 10, 1993 <br />Be it remembered that the Council of the City of South Bend met in the Council <br />Chambers of the County -City Building on Monday, May 10, 1993, at 7:00 p.m. The <br />meeting was called to order and the Pledge to the Flag was given. <br />ROLL CALL <br />Present: Council Members Luecke, Washington,Kelly, <br />Puzzello, Slavinskas, Coleman, Duda, and Ladewski <br />Absent: Council Member Zakrzewski <br />REPORT FROM THE SUB - COMMITTEE ON MINUTES <br />To the Common Council of the City of South Bend: <br />The sub - committee has inspected the minutes of the April 12, and 26, 1993, meetings <br />of the Council and found them correct. <br />Therefore, we recommend the same be approved. <br />/s/ Stephen Luecke <br />/s/ Loretta Duda <br />Council Member Coleman made a motion that the minutes of the April 12 and 26, <br />meetings of the Council be accepted and placed on file, seconded by Council Member <br />Washington. The motion carried. <br />REPORTS OF CITY OFFI <br />Kathy Dempsey, Director of Code Enforcement, gave a report on the new programs they <br />have put into effect regarding landlords. She indicated they have closed 454 cases <br />in the last four months with the new programs, compared to a high of 572 for the <br />entire year of 1991. <br />Council Member Coleman made a motion to resolve into the Committee of the Whole, <br />seconded by Council Member Duda. The motion carried. <br />COMMITTEE OF THE WHOLE <br />Be it remembered that the Common Council of the City of South Bend met in the <br />Committee of the Whole on May 10, 1993, at 7:11 p.m., with nine members present. <br />Vice President Ladewski presiding. <br />BILL NO. 13 -93 A BILL AMENDING THE ZONING ORDINANCE FOR PROPERTY LOCATED AT <br />AUTEN ROAD 1500 FEET EAST OF LAUREL ROAD IN THE CITY OF SOUTH <br />BEND, INDIANA. <br />Council Member Slavinskas made a motion to continue this bill, at the request of the <br />petitioner, until May 24, seconded by Council Member Washington. The motion <br />carried. <br />BILL NO. 18 -93 A BILL AMENDING THE ZONING ORDINANCE FOR PROPERTY LOCATED AT THE <br />SOUTHEAST CORNER OF IRELAND AND LINDEN ROADS IN THE CITY OF SOUTH <br />BEND, INDIANA. <br />This being the time heretofore set for public hearing on the above bill, proponents <br />and opponents were given an opportunity to be heard. Council Member Slavinskas <br />reported that the Zoning and Vacation Committee had met on this bill and had no <br />recommendation. John Byorni, Area Plan, gave a description of the surrounding <br />property. He indicated they had received six letters against this zoning. He <br />indicated the Commission had sent this to the Council with a favorable <br />recommendation. Jim Masters, attorney, for the petitioner, made the presentation <br />for the bill. He indicated Coca -Cola has been forced to move from their present <br />location and they must be in a new facility by the end of the construction season. <br />He indicated this site is within the City limits, and City water and sewers is <br />available to the site. He indicated the site is centrally located for the <br />distribution of Coca -Cola products. He indicated they approximate cost of the <br />facility will be two million dollars, and there will be 75 employees at this site. <br />Joe Klebosits, commander of the Disabled American Vets, Chapter 6, who owns this <br />property, spoke in favor of this zoning. He indicated they had purchased the <br />property in hopes of building a chapter home at this location, however, they could <br />not afford to have sewer and water extended to the site. Clyde Tebo, a <br />representative of the Disabled American Vets, spoke in favor of this zoning. Betty <br />Barker, 20941 Ireland, spoke against this zoning, indicating this property was <br />perfect for home sites. Bob Berta, developer of Baneberry Hills, spoke against this <br />zoning, indicating this property could be used for home sites and would connect with <br />another property he plans to develop residentially. Bill Cira, 21240 Baneberry, <br />spoke against this zoning and presented a petition against it (which was later <br />withdrawn.) Calvin Shirk, 59675 Baneberry; Velma Torzewski, 5217 Gertrude; Angie <br />Farkas, vice president of the Rum Village Association; Bob Gaines, 1717 W. Ireland; <br />Clifford Hamilton, 20909 W. Ireland; Steve Hosinski, 59690 Baneberry; Sherri Cripe, <br />21222 Baneberry; Rick DeBuysser, 22800 W. Ireland; spoke against this zoning. <br />Council Member Luecke made a motion to recommend this bill to the Council favorable, <br />