Rich Valley Township
December 14, 2011
Participants: Faye Bruckschen, Jim Popelka, Bob Novak, Theresa Rusten, Don Lhotka
Meeting minutes from the November meeting were reviewed by the board. Jim Popelka motioned to approve the meeting minutes, Bob Novak second the motion.
Faye Bruckschen presented the treasurer’s report. Bob Novak motioned to approve the treasurer’s report, Jim Popelka second the motion.
Bob Novak motioned to place the November 2/3 Tipping Fee in the General Fund, Jim Popelka second the motion.
Bob Shanahan was present. Don Lhotka invited Bob Shanahan to look at the township property for cleanup.
Bob Shanahan stated that there are some trees worth keeping on the property. Mr. Shanahan stated that it is hard to give a quote for this type of a job, he is estimating 112 medium to large trees/numerous small ones that he feels could come down. His rough estimate was $12,000.00.
He stated he would like to do the cleaning in stages and would like to be billed monthly.
Bob Novak motioned to hire Bob Shanahan’s Tree Service to clean out the hall grove, Jim Popelka second the motion.
Jim Popelka motioned to conduct the ReOrg meeting following the January 11th regular meeting, Bob Novak second the motion.
Theresa Rusten stated that we will need get Electronic Servicing here to realign the internet dish.
Don Lhotka will be contacting Mueller’s to do some blading.
Bob Novak stated that the Mohr’s removed the solid mail box base. Bob Novak stated that the board will need to review others that may be unsafe, like that at the Rusten residence. Bob Novak suggested that in the Spring we may want to consider the break away mail posts for all properties.
Bob Novak brought up that he will be bringing in some information on getting some road maintenance information to the next meeting.
Theresa Rusten asked the board to consider placing a vanity in the bathroom and adding a paper towel dispenser. Jim Popelka motioned to have Larry Lhotka replace the sink & upgrade to a sink vanity, Bob Novak second the motion.
Motion made by Bob Novak to pay the bills, Jim Popelka second the motion.
Motion made by Jim Popelka to adjourn the meeting at 8:35 PM, second made by Bob Novak.
Rich Valley Township