Compiled by Amanda Babinec
The Plainfield Town Council met Oct 23 for a regularly scheduled board meeting. The council meets at 6 p.m. for a work session and 7 p.m. for a council meeting on the second and fourth Mondays each month, at 591 Moon Road. Agendas and meeting minutes can be found at townofplainfield.com. The next meeting is scheduled for Nov 13.
WHAT HAPPENED: Approval of the agreement with Tapestry Solutions, in an amount not to exceed $17,000, to provide 2024 employee training programming.
WHAT HAPPENED: Approval of the contract with Holzknecht Outdoor Services, pending legal review, for snow and ice removal services at the Plainfield Civic Center Campus and parking structure.
WHAT HAPPENED: Approval to complete the IDHS 2023 State Homeland Security Program Investment grant application for the purchase of a Lenco BearCat Armored Rescue Vehicle.
WHAT HAPPENED: Approval to gift retiree Corporal Jeremy Harris his service pistol in accordance with the service weapon request and release waiver policy.
WHAT HAPPENED: Approval to adopt a trained gun detection K9 from the Hendricks County Animal Shelter.
WHAT HAPPENED: Approval of change order No. 1 with Patterson Horth for Franklin Renovation Project, in the amount of $347,278 for additional playground amenities and dumpster enclosure (funded from park bond proceeds, park impact fees, and food & beverage fund).
WHAT HAPPENED: Approval of a contract with Palfinger Equipment, in an amount not to exceed $150,000, to purchase a bucket truck.
WHAT HAPPENED: Approval of work order 23-31 with Butler, Fairman & Seufert, in the amount of $53,000 for project and environmental coordination associated with the Nature Park and other lands south of I-70.
WHAT HAPPENED: Approval of work order 23-32 with Butler, Fairman & Seufert, in the amount of $32,000 for design of trail parking areas, trail signs and mapping needed to add trail segments at the Nature Park.