Council

Committees

Finance & HR
Jason Guilliams, Chair
Jason Potes
Victor Swisher

Safety
JJ Burkhart, Chair
Stephen Edwards
Jason Potes

Streets, Sidewalks, & SDC
Josh Epperson, Chair
Jason Guilliams
Stephen Edwards

Parks, Building, & Grounds
Victor Swisher, Chair
JJ Burkhart
Josh Epperson

Public Utilities
Stephen Edwards, Chair
Josh Epperson
Victor Swisher
Community Development
Jason Potes, Chair
Jason Guilliams
JJ Burkhart
Cemetery
Josh Epperson

Zoning
Stephen Edwards

Shade Tree
Jason Potes

Council meetings* are normally held at the Bellville Police Department, 320 Bell Street, on the first and third Tuesdays of each month. Council meetings begin at 5:30pm.

Council Members serve four-year staggered terms. Two council members are elected by the voters the same year as the mayor for a four-year term, and four council members are elected for four-year terms two years after a mayoral election. There are a total of six council members.

Council Members

419-566-8222

419-564-7793

859-433-3779

567-772-0157

740-507-3874

419-565-1496

Duties of Council Include

Fix the salaries and bonds of Village elected officials and employees.
Work with the Mayor, Village Administrator, and Fiscal Officer to construct a budget for the Village on an annual basis.
May pass legislation in the form of ordinances and resolutions by state statute.

For more information, please see

Rules of Council
Committee Structure

*Special meetings of Council can be called from time to time. Such meetings will be announced to the news media, posted at Village Hall, and/or posted on our website at least 24 hours in advance.