Butler Township to sell surplus equipment

By Darrell Wacker - dwacker@aimmediamidwest.com

BUTLER TWP. — The Butler Township Trustees voted to sell surplus furniture to Jefferson Township on Monday. The surplus furniture, including desks, file cabinets, shelves, and a portable podium were sold for $300.

The Trustees also voted to purchase a Chevy Tahoe for the fire department through the State Cooperative Purchasing Program from Ganley Chevrolet of Aurora, Ohio at a price not to exceed $39,500. That cost does not include accessories or striping.

The fire department also declared three cars as surplus to be sold through GovDeals. Other items were also declared surplus by the Service Department including three dump trucks, a street sweeper, a tractor, two chain saws, and a copy machine.

The board also approved a refund to Jerry Arndts who was assessed twice for street lighting assessments in 2016 and 2017. That refund is $505.14.

In other action, the board set a public hearing on a a rezoning request at 3295 Benchwood Road. The owner is requesting the property be rezoned to LCS-2, Local Service Commercial District from its current R-1 Single Family Residential District. The Montgomery County Planning Commission has recommended approval of the request.

The public hearing on the matter will be held Monday, March 25 at 7 p.m.

By Darrell Wacker


Reach Darrell Wacker at (937) 684-8983 or on Twitter @VandaliaDrummer.

Reach Darrell Wacker at (937) 684-8983 or on Twitter @VandaliaDrummer.