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Chesterton Town Council makes board appointments

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The Chesterton Town Council made its 2018 board appointments at its meeting Monday night.

All but two, in fact, were re-appointments. The two new appointments were to replace incumbents who resigned their seats.

The re-appointments:

* Plan Commission: Sharon Darnell (by unanimous council vote).

* Park and Recreation Board: Mark Dickinson (by unanimous council vote).

* Board of Zoning Appeals: Richard Riley (tapped by President Lloyd Kittredge, R-2nd).

* Police Commission: Pete Duda (by unanimous council vote).

* Utility Service Board: Larry Brandt (by unanimous council vote); Andy Michel (tapped by Kittredge).

* Chesterton Economic Development Company: Richard Riley (by unanimous council vote); Jim Ton (tapped by Kittredge).

* Tree Committee: Syd Augustyn (by unanimous council vote).

* Tax Abatement Advisory Committee: Robert Allison, Phoebe Jane House, Stephanie Kuziela, and Dane Lafata (by unanimous council vote).

The two new appointments:

* Tax Abatement: Lynda Schoberth, filling the vacancy left by the resignation of Neil Wisnewski (by unanimous council vote).

* Stormwater Management Board: Paul Stofko, filing the vacancy left by the resignation of Al Pisarski (tapped by Kittredge).

Department Heads

Members also voted unanimously to re-appoint all department heads: Police Chief Dave Cincoski, Fire Chief John Jarka, Street Commissioner John Schnadenberg, Town Engineer and Building Commissioner Mark O’Dell, Park Superintendent Bruce Mathias, Utility Superintendent Dave Ryan, and Town Manager Bernie Doyle.

In addition, members voted unanimously to re-appoint Member Jim Ton, R-1st, to the Northwestern Indiana Regional Planning Commission; and to elect Member Nate Cobbs, R-4th, vice-president of the council.


Posted 1/9/2018




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