John Mohr motioned to appoint Deputy Clerk, Bailey Nordmann as Clerk starting after adjournment on September 14, 2021 to complete Theresa Rusten’s term which ends December, 2022.
The board discussed ARPA. John Mohr would like to do more researchRich Valley Township
July 20, 2021
Participants: Bailey Nordmann, Roger Schmidt, John Mohr, Mark Reinert,
Faye Bruckschen, Theresa Rusten
Roger Schmidt opened the meeting at 7:00 PM.
The board reviewed the meeting minutes from the June 8th meeting. Motion made by John Mohr to approve the meeting minutes, second made by Mark Reinert. Motion unanimous.
Lisa Blazinski and Ross Horstman approached the board a for CUP application approval to build on 17485 Garden Ave, to add an additional dwelling. John Mohr motioned to approve, Roger Schmidt second the motion. Motion unanimous.
Theresa Rusten gave the board her letter of resignation. Mark Reinert motioned to approve the letter of resignation as of September 14, 2021. John Mohr second the motion. Motion unanimous.
on the American Rescue Plan Act. The board will revisit at the August meeting.
Theresa Rusten discussed proper flag disposal. John Mohr motioned to purchase to new flag for the hall. Mark Reinert second the motion. Motion unanimous.
The board reviewed the Legal Seminar being hosted Courri & Ruppe for Sept/Oct.
Theresa Rusten stated that the playground is in need of attention due to the border stakes being pulled out. Roger Schmidt will come to the hall to water the trees. Theresa Rusten will contact Viks to spray the playground weeds and hall parking lot.
Roger Schmidt stated that the MAT District 4 meeting is in Zumbrota, Aug 11. Dinner and registration from 6:00 – 7:00 PM, meeting at 7:00 PM. If any board member wants to attend he would drive.
MAT board sent a transportation survey. Roger Schmidt will complete the survey on behave of the board.
Faye Bruckschen and ReNay Lentsch would like to purchase new flower pots for the hall for next year. John Mohr motioned to approve the purchase of pots not to exceed $100, Mark Reinert second the motion. Motion unanimous.
Mark Reinert stated that he has not received the culvert bid for the Troy Melscha residence.
Roger Schmidt stated that he has been doing weed control. He stated that he did talk with Jim Hlavka and was told the best time to spray would have been Spring. Roger Schmidt will be mowing the ditches.
Faye Bruckschen presented the treasurer’s report for month end June 30. Mark Reinert motioned to approve, John Mohr second the motion.
Faye Bruckschen informed the board that the CD 417177 for $245K matured in June 11. The board initially approved the renewal of CD 417177 and also approved a purchase a new CD for $500K with Home State Bank. As an oversight when discussing with Home State bank instead of the new CD the $500K got added to existing CD 417177 for $747,327.50. Faye Bruckschen is looking for approved acknowledgement from the board of this transaction. Roger Schmidt motion to approve and Mark Reinert second the motion. Motion unanimous.
CD 94499, Security Bank, for $100K matured July 13. Faye Bruckschen brought in CD interest rates from a variety of banks. Mark Reinert motioned to purchase a new CD from Lester Prairie First Community for $245K taking CD94499 and the additional funds from our 2/3 Savings, Roger Schmidt second the motion. Motion unanimous.
John Mohr asked if it would be possible to show the previous month’s acct balances on the treasurer’s report. Faye Bruckschen said she would look into it.
Motion made by John Mohr to pay the claims, Mark Reinert second the motion. Motion unanimous.
Motion made by John Mohr to adjourn the meeting at 8:06 PM. Mark Reinert second the motion. Motion unanimous.