Lester Prairie City Council Minutes

Lester Prairie City Council Minutes
June 9, 2015
The Lester Prairie City Council met in regular session on Tuesday, June 9th, 2015. Mayor Angvall called the meeting to order at 7:00 p.m.
Motion – Foust; Second – Hoof; Carried – Unanimously; To accept and approve the May Minutes as submitted.
Motion – Hoof; Second – Messer; Carried – Unanimously; To accept and approve the May Treasurer’s Report as submitted.
Mayor Angvall administered the Oath of Office to Tim Dahl. He will fill the remainder of the term for the City Council position, as vacated by Eric Angvall when he accepted to fill the position of Mayor.
General consensus was that Eric Angvall will assume the Areas of Responsibility as held by Andy Heimerl. Larry Hoof will assume the Areas of Responsibility as previously held by Eric Angvall and Tim Dahl will assume the Areas of Responsibility as previously held by Larry Hoof except Planning Commission Liaison, that will remain with Councilman Hoof.
Motion – Hoof; Second – Messer; Carried – Unanimously; The City Council will not authorize and work until the funding is secured.
Motion – Foust; Second – Hoof; Carried – Unanimously; To accept the job description of the Community Development Coordinator as drafted and with suggested changes.
General consensus of the City Council was for Councilman Foust to keep communications open with the Realtor for the Prairie Ridge Development and determine possible purchase funding.
Motion – Hoof; Second – Messer; Motion – Failed; To create a utility easement across a parcel of land now owned by the City.
Motion – Foust; Second – Hoof; Carried – Unanimously; To allow Central Avenue be closed from Maple Street North to Hickory Street North on Friday, July 10th for a car show.
Motion – Foust; Second – Hoof; Carried – Unanimously; To authorize the purchase of a 4’ x 8’ Aluma Corr sign with extra magnets from Herald Journal, at the cost of $388.00.
General consensus of the City Council was for Clerk Pawelk to see if she can find something with better mastic backing or another option for identifying the city hall tables and chairs. Once she finds something, she should just proceed.
Motion – Messer; Second – Dahl; Carried – Unanimously; To authorize the purchase of up to 10 picnic tables at the cost of $93.00 each with the transportation details to be worked out.
General consensus of the City Council was to table changes to the permit fee schedule until the July meeting in order for Clerk Pawelk to prepare an ordinance amendment.
General consensus of the City Council was for Clerk Pawelk to order the batting tunnel from Batting Cages Inc. in the amount of $1,093.00 plus shipping.
Motion – Foust; Second – Hoof; Carried – Unanimously; To apply to the MN Dept. of Health for a variance regarding the fluoride level concentrations in the water supply.
General consensus was to table further discussion regarding city hall remodeling for office space until the July meeting.
Motion – Hoof; Second – Foust; Carried – Unanimously; To pay the claims as submitted.
Mayor Angvall adjourned the meeting at 8:50 p.m.
Marilyn L. Pawelk
City Clerk-Treasurer
Published in the Herald Journal June 22, 2015.

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