Committees


COMMITTEE OF THE WHOLE
The Committee of the Whole is a meeting of the entire City Council. Meetings are held to discuss situations or problems where every member of Council should express himself or debate on an issue. The Committee also meets when discussion in the regular Council Meeting will consume too much time and interfere with the regular order of business. If the Committee believes further study or investigation is indicated, it may recommend the matter be referred to a specific committee. The Committee of the Whole generally meets as needed and meetings are open to the public.
Randy Kozina
Louis Fahrbach
Jim Barton
Dean Edwards
Mark Stoner
Michael Melnyk
Pat Huntermark

ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT
The Economic Development Committee is a sub-committee of City Council. They meet to discuss any matters concerning Economic Development within the City of Northwood such as new business's, proposed developments, annexations, etc. The Economic Development Committee meets monthly, or as needed, in the Conference Room of the City Municipal Building. Meeting dates and times are scheduled at regular City Council meetings.
Jim Barton, Liason
Michael Melnyk
Louis Fahrbach

FINANCE COMMITTEE
The Finance Committee meets to review financial matters of the City of Northwood, such as the City's operational budget, money transfers and appropriations, and purchases, etc. The Finance Committee meets monthly, or as needed, in the Conference Room of the City Municipal Building. Meeting dates and times are scheduled at regular City Council meetings.
Mark Stoner, Liason
Pat Huntermark
Louis Fahrbach
Ken Yant, Finance Director
Bob Anderson, City Administrator

 SAFETY COMMITTEE
The Safety Committee meets with Police Chief and Fire Chief to review safety related matters within the city.  The Safety Committee meets monthly, or as needed, in the Conference Room of the City Municipal Building. Meeting dates and times are scheduled at regular City Council meetings.
Pat Huntermark, Liason
Michael Melnyk
Dean Edwards
Police Chief Cairl
Fire Chief Whitmore

TREE COMMITTEE
The Tree Committee meets to review tree maintenance and tree related matters within the city.  The Tree Committee meets monthly, or as needed, in the Conference Room of the City Municipal Building. 
Michael Melnyk, Liason
Ed Anderson
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SERVICE COMMITTEE
The Service Committee meets to review matters for the city's Streets Department and the Buildings and Grounds Maintenance Department. Topics discussed include purchasing of snow removal equipment, lawn care equipment, and parks equipment, etc. The Service Committee meets monthly, or as needed, in the conference room of the City Municipal Building. Meeting dates and times are scheduled at regular City Council Meetings.
Dean Edwards, Liason
Jim Barton
Mark Stoner
Craig Meier, Director of Public Service

CRA HOUSING COMMITTEE
The CRA Housing Committee meets as needed, in the Conference Room of the City Municipal Building. Meeting dates and times are scheduled per Mayor Schimmel's Request.
Ronald Albright
Rebecca Jeffries
Jason Kozina
Erik Johnson
John McNerney
Pete Vavrinek
Glenn Grisdale, Reveille-Econ. Dev. 
Bob Anderson, City Administrator
Jim Barton 

SIDEWALK COMMITTEE
The Sidewalk Committee meets to review matters regarding the Sidewalks within the City of Northwood. The Sidewalk Committee meets as needed, in the conference room of the City Municipal Building. Meeting dates and times are scheduled per Mayor Schimmel's Request. 
Benjamin Goins 
Gregory Clark
Jeff Dunlap
Craig Meier, Director of Public Service 
Mayor Schimmel

 RECORDS COMMISSION
The Records Commission is entrusted with the authority and responsibility to insure access to all public records maintained by the City of Northwood.  It meets twice a year, as required by the Ohio Revised Code. Meetings are held to set rules and regulations pertaining to the retention and disposal of all City records, granting approval for all schedules of Records Retention and Disposition prepared by city departments. just test
Mayor Schimmel
Bob Anderson, City Administrator
Ken Yant, Finance Director
Police Chief Cairl
Brian Ballenger, City Attorney
Laura Schroeder, Clerk of Courts
Emily Popovitch, Records Clerk