The Village of Ottawa Council requested the Charter Review Advisory Commission convene to discuss potential changes to the Charter. The members of the committee are Chairman Urban Lauf, Thomas Doepker, Eugene Hovest, Chris Pfahler and Ethel Walker. The Ordinance to place the proposed changes on the November ballot was approved by Council on July 8, 2013. The changes as proposed are available here. If you have questions or would like further information, please contact a member of the Commission, a Village Council member or call the Village offices at (419) 523-5020.