July, 2013

JULY 08, 2013


Present:  M.B. Drenth, J. Rasmussen, R. Boss, R. Vollmer:  M. Drenth, K. Stewart, Kammerer  and H. Campbell. 
Absent : none                                                                                                  
Other: none  
 Meeting called to order by Campbell at 7:00 p.m.  

1.  Motion by Kammerer/Vollmer to accept the June 2013 minutes as presented. CARRIED.7-0
Public Input: A group of Ellsworth Lake property owners, Village and Township residents and others were present to voice their concerns of the DNR issuing a permit for Chip Schwein to place a water ski slalom course on Ellsworth Lake. See attached list.
Department Reports:
 Police –  John Morris introduced Kevin Hoch as the new part time police office to the Council.
 DPW –  n/a
 Street-  n/a
   a. Planning Commission – n/
   b. Ellsworth Lake Paddle August 7th, 6:00 to 8:30
   c. Paddle the Chain of Lakes 2014 information was given
   d. Archery Tournament will be September 21, 2013

Action Items:

2 Budget Amendments - none           

3. Propane Pre-buy will be acted on at the August meeting.

4.  Motion by M.B. Drenth/Kammerer to pay the $300.00 to Banks Township for our portion of    the membership dues to NLEA.        CARRIED. 7-0

5.  Motion by Campbell/Kammerer to approve the Resolution #07082013 not to support the water ski slalom course on Ellsworth Lake.   CARRIED 6-1           See attachment
7.  Motion by Boss/Stewart to pay the bills.  CARRIED 7-0

8.  Motion to adjourn by Vollmer/ M.B. Drenth.  8:00pm

Hellen Allen, Village Clerk



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