Committees 2016

Ad-Hoc Committee

The purpose of the Ad-Hoc committee shall be to monitor all issues presented to it that are not covered under other committees.


John Lewis Chairperson (
Jacob Diebert
Tim Reed

Economic Development Committee

The purpose of the Economic Development committee is to work with the Village to promote economic development, growth, and monitor issues related to Economic Development.


Issac St. Marie, Chairperson                                                                                                                                            John Lewis                                                                                                                                                                   Brent Huston

Finance Committee

The purpose of the Finance committee shall be to monitor all issues pertaining to Village finances and all insurance issues in the Village.


Brent Huston, Chairperson
John Lewis                                                                                                                                                                        Jacob Diebert 

Personnel Committee

The purpose of the Personnel Committee is to assist in the formulation of personnel issues to guide the Village.


Tim Reed, Chairperson                                                                                                                    
Issac St. Marie                                                                                                                                                              Darryl Bittner

Safety Committee

The purpose of the Safety committee shall be to monitor all issues pertaining to the Police Department and safety of the Village.


Darryl Bittner, Chairman (
Tim Reed                                                                                                                                                                                Issac Issac St. Marie

Streets & Sidewalks Committee

The purpose of the Streets & Sidewalks committee shall be to monitor all issues pertaining to the design, construction and maintenance of all streets, alleys, bridges and sidewalks within the Village.


Tim Reed, Chairperson
Darryl Bittner

John Lewis

Utilities Committee

The purpose of the Utilities committee shall be to monitor all issues pertaining to electric, water and sanitary/storm sewer matters.


Jacob Diebert, Chairman                                                                                                                                         Brent Huston                                                                                                                                                                             Darryl Darryl Bittner

Audit Committee

Jeff Cremean (Citizen)
Julie Van Nest, Fiscal Officer (Staff)
Rich Hillman (Citizen)

Ottawa County Improvement Corporation (OCIC) Trustees

Kenneth Harsanje, Sr., Mayor 
John Lewis, Alternate (Council Person)

Income Tax Review Board

Jacob Diebert (Council Person)
Brian Ballenger (Solicitor)

Ottawa County Regional Planning

Darryl Bittner, Liasion (Council Person)
Jacob Diebert , Alternate (Council Person)

Records Commission

Kenneth Harsanje, Sr., Mayor
Lisa Cowell (Citizen)
Brian Ballenger, Solicitor

Civic Theatre Representative

John Lewis (Council Person)

Council Representative to Board of Trustees Allen Clay Joint Fire District

Darryl Bittner (Council Person)
John Lewis, Alternate (Council Person) 

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