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Delano Herald Journal Legal Notices
New public notices published in the issue of April 11, 2016

Food Service Primary Vendor Proposals
The Delano, St Michael-Albertville, and Howard Lake-Waverly-Winsted Schools are accepting Food Service Primary Vendor Request for Proposals until 1:00 p.m. Wednesday, May 4, 2016. Please contact Dolores @ 763-497-6537 or email doloresh@stma.k12.mn.us for a Request for Proposal contract.
Published in the Delano Herald Journal April 11, and 18, 2016.
TOWNSHIP OF FRANKLINWRIGHT COUNTYSTATE OF MINNESOTAORDINANCE NO. 2016-02ORDINANCE ESTABLISHING A PLANNING COMMISSION
The Township Board for the Township of Franklin hereby ordains:
Section 1. Establishment of Planning Commission.
A Township Planning Commission is hereby established under the authority of Minnesota Statutes 462.354 through 462.358 for the purpose authorized by such statutes consistent with the terms of this Ordinance. Other powers and duties may be delegated to the Planning Commission by the Township Board, consistent with Minnesota Statutes. All decisions of the Commission are subject to approval by the Township Board.
Section 2. Composition and Terms of Office of the Planning Commission.
The Planning Commission shall consist of those persons lawfully occupying the office of Town Board Supervisor. Said persons shall remain on the Planning Commission only so long as they hold the office of Township Board member, and as new persons are elected or appointed to the positions of Township Board members, such new persons shall become Planning Commission members under the authority of this Ordinance.
Section 3. Organization and Record Keeping.
The Planning Commission shall create and fill the offices of Chairperson and Vice-Chairperson from its own membership. Unless the Township Board appoints a Secretary, the Township Clerk shall act as Secretary to the Planning Commission and shall prepare or supervise the preparation of the minutes of the Planning Commission and be responsible for record keeping. The Planning Commission may adopt rules for the conduct of hearings and the transaction of business as necessary.
Section 4. Planning Agency.
The Planning Commission shall be the planning agency and shall have the powers and duties given such agencies generally by Minnesota Statutes 462.651 through 462.365 only with regard to recommending adoption and amendment of the Township’s Land Use Plan and Zoning Ordinance unless other powers and duties are specifically delegated to the Planning Commission by the Township Board, consistent with Minnesota Statutes.
Section 5. Public Hearings.
No Land Use Plan shall be adopted by the Township Board until a public hearing has been held thereon by the Planning Commission.
Section 6. Effective Date.
This ordinance shall be effective upon passage and publication in the official Township newspaper.
Passed by the Township Board for the Township of Franklin this 4th day of April, 2016.
Denise Olson, Clerk/Treasurer.
Published in the Delano Herald Journal April 11, 2016.
FRANKLIN TOWNSHIPASSESSMENT NOTICE
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN, That the Local Board of Appeal and Equalization of the Township of Franklin of Wright County, Minnesota, will meet at the Franklin Township Hall, 8735 County Road 16 SE at 5:00:00 PM, on Wednesday, the 27th day of April, 2016 for the purpose of reviewing and correcting the assessment of said Township for the year, 2016. All persons considering themselves aggrieved by said assessment, or who wish to complain that the property of another is assessed too low, are hereby notified to appear at said meeting, and show cause of having such assessment corrected.
No complaint that another person is assessed too low will be acted upon until the person so assessed, or his agent, shall have been notified of such complaint.
Denise Olson
Clerk/Treasurer of the Town of Franklin
Published in the Delano Herald Journal April 11, 2016.
NOTICE OF OPEN BOOK MEETING
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that an Open Book Meeting will be held on Wednesday, April 27th, 2016 from 5:00 – 6:30 p.m. at Loretto City Hall, 279 North Medina Street, Council Chambers. The Open Book Meeting provides an opportunity for property owners to discuss their estimated market value, which each property owner receives in the beginning of April, with Hennepin County officials.
All Loretto property owners are welcome to come and meet with the assessor. No appointment is necessary.
If you have any questions about the process, call 763-477-6464 and ask for the Hennepin County Assessor.
Mary K. Schneider
City Clerk Treasurer
Published in the Delano Herald Journal April 11, 2016.
MINUTESRegular Meeting of the Board of EducationIndependent School District 879, Delano Public Schools
The regular meeting of the Board of Education of Independent School District 879, Delano, Minnesota, was held on Monday, March 28, 2016, at Delano City Hall. The meeting was called to order by the chair at 5:46 p.m. with the following members in attendance: Baker, Seguin, Larson, Durick, Black. Late: Milano. Absent: Johnson.
APPROVAL OF MEETING AGENDA (approved unanimously)
WORK SESSION
Board reviewed discussion items: 2017 Washington D.C./New York 8th Grade Trip, 2017 DHS Band/Choir Student Trip, Project Oversight Committee Update, Review of Policy 613-Graduation Requirements.
PROGRAM REVIEW
Counselor/Social Worker Program - Marie Techam, Nicole Gohman, Michelle Krueger and Shallyn Tordeur.
CONSENT AGENDA (approved unanimously)
Board approved the regular meeting minutes of 2-22-16 and the current budget status with year-to-date adjustments, investment transactions, construction bond investment transactions, wire transfers, Minnesota Liquid Assets fund, cash report, revenue and expense fund totals, expense reports and disbursements.
RESOLUTION OF ACCEPTANCE OF GIFTS (approved unanimously)
PERSONNEL (approved unanimously)
Board approved retirements/resignations/terminations, recommendations of employment and contract changes which include: Retirements/Resignations/Terminations include: (2) Track and Field Coach, DMS Special Education Teacher, DMS FACS Teacher, MS WEB Coordinator, HS Girls Lacrosse Coach, Recommendations of Employment include: JV Boys Lacrosse Coach, Assistant Boys Lacrosse Coach, DES Kindergarten Long-term Substitute, JV Girls Lacrosse Coach, DES 3rd Grade Long-term Substitute, DHS Special Education Long-term Substitute, Head Girls Hockey Coach, Head Girls Golf Coach, DES Special Education Teacher, Lifeguard, Assistant JV Girls Hockey Coach, 8th Grade Baseball Coach, Assistant JV Girls Hockey Coach, Track and Field Assistant Coach, 9/10 Grade Baseball Coach, Assistant Football Coach, DHS Language Arts Long-term Substitute. Contract Changes/Approvals/Position Changes: DES Kindergarten Teacher, DMS Language Arts Teacher, DHS Spanish Teacher, DMS Social Studies Teacher. Leaves of Absence: DHS Language Arts Teacher, DES 2nd Grade Teacher.
ADMINISTRATIVE AND BOARD REPORTS
Board heard the following administrative reports: Superintendent Schoen reported on district building projects. Mr. Voight reported on retirements, School Improvement Plan, scheduling changes, middle school assessment testing. Dr. Heil reported on 2016-17 scheduling, Guidance Counselors, March 9 Professional Development Day, DHS Assistant Principal Interviews. Mr. Schuler reported on Kindergarten Round-up, elementary school expansion project, MCA testing, DES Science Fair, DES Social Worker. D. Johnson reported on Summer CE Brochure, WEE Tiger Preschool Open House, ECFE, MN Reading Corps, WEE Tiger Preschool Fall Registration, spring activities/classes, Special Olympic activities/programs. Board heard reports from: MAWSECO and Wright Technical Center.
OLD BUSINESS (approved unanimously) Second read of policies due to substantive and/or legal reference changes.
NEW BUSINESS (approved unanimously)
First read of Policy 613-Graduation Requirements due to substantive and/or legal reference changes, Approved List of High School Media Center Surplus Items.
The meeting adjourned at 8:17 p.m. The preceding is a summary of the unofficial minutes. The full text of the unofficial minutes are on file in the District Office, 700 Elm Avenue East, Delano, Minnesota and also available on the school district’s website www.delano.k12.mn.us. The next regular meeting of the Board of Education will be held on Monday, April 25, 2016, at 5:45 p.m. at Delano City Hall.
Carolyn Milano,
Board of Education Clerk
Published in the Delano Herald Journal April 11, 2016.