Also, Norwalk is working with Huron Co. EMA what to do about broken warning sirens.
Targeted properties are unused/vacant and underused buildings.
Norwalk city council members also approved bids and contracts for sewer separation project and sludge removal.
ODNR grant requires no matching funds from Norwalk.
Program addresses various housing needs of low- and moderate-income residents.
Norwalk Mayor Rob Duncan also will present his annual state-of-the-city speech.
Mayor: “I’m glad we were able to settle with them.”
Public works director: $1 million from ODOT is “one of the biggest grants we’ve gotten.”
Sandusky city manager says “a lot of places would kill for the downtown that Norwalk has.”
Three-year agreement starts in 2019.
Most expensive projects are Phase III of Old State Road widening and resurfacing 16 streets
General fund will have $689K with deficit spending.
City management employees to receive 2.5-percent annual increases.
“It has been 12 years since council has looked into the mayor’s salary.”
Benefit is expected to cost Norwalk about $34,238 total in 2019.