October 3, 2017

The Sherman Town Board met in regular session Tuesday, October 3, 2017. 

Members present: Lee Ellis, Gerry Karpen, Bill Benson, Cheryl Swenson and Robin Berg.

Others present: Linda & Bob Askren.  

Ellis called the meeting to order.

Approval of the Agenda: Motion by; Benson, second by; Karpen. 

ROUTINE BUSINESS: Minutes of the September 5, 2017 meeting was approved as read, Motion by; Karpen, Second by; Benson.

Minutes of the September19, 2017 meeting was approved as read, Motion by; Karpen, Second by; Benson.

The treasurerís report was approved as read, Motion by; Karpen, Second by; Benson.   

CLAIMS APPROVED TO BE PAID: Xcel Energy, street light, no bill, park light $18.54, town hall lights $33.81; Minnehaha Community Water, Oct. water $30.00; Darrin Trower, 2x mowing $80.00; Clay Bonte, 2x mowing $ 70.00; Bill Benson, 1x mowing $40.00: Robin Berg, 2x mowing $60.00; Garretson Gazette, Aug.  Min. $30.12, Park opening $11.00; Jacob Berg, tree clean up at Strom Park $20.00; Gerry Karpen, website renewal $80.78; Team Tayden, donation $100.00; Garretson Food Pantry, donation $100.00;

OLD BUSINESS:  Collapsing structure; on the subject of the crumbling structure at 110 Zeliff. There was discussion on the property owners responsibility.

Tiger Park: There was discussion on a landmark stone indicating Tiger Park. We are looking for a Sherman School annual or historical information if anyone has input. Getting bids for the possibility of a fence was also discussed.

Strom Park is in the process of adding electrical plugins in the picnic shelter.

NEW BUSINESS:  No new business.

Motion by; Karpen to adjourn, second by Benson, 

The next regular meeting will be Tuesday, November 7, 2017 @7:30 p.m. 

Robin Berg Town Clerk 

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