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New public notices published in the issue of Nov. 9, 2018

City of Cokato
Winter Parking Notice
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the City of Cokato’s Winter Parking rules went into effect on November 15. No person shall stop, stand, or park any vehicle or permit it to stand on any street in the City between the hours of 2:00 a.m. to 6:00 a.m. on any day from November 15th through April 1st . Reminder that the city ordinance regarding parking is available for review at city hall or on the city website.
Andrew Carlson
City Clerk/Treasurer
Published in the Enterprise Dispatch Nov. 9, 2018.

OFFICIAL SCHOOL BOARD MINUTES I.S.D. #466, BOARD OF EDUCATION 6:00 PM REGULAR BOARD MEETING, SEPTEMBER 24, 2018 DASSEL-COKATO BOARD ROOM
In partnership with our communities, Dassel-Cokato Public Schools will provide all learners opportunities designed to maximize their potential and promote lifelong learning.
Pursuant to due call and notice thereof, a regular meeting of the Board of Education of Independent School District No. 466 (Dassel-Cokato, Minnesota) was duly held in the Dassel-Cokato Board Room, Cokato, Minnesota, on Monday, September 24, 2018.
Clemen called the meeting to order at 6:00 PM.
The following members were present: Clemen, Aho, Nelson, Engh, Sangren and Bender. The following were absent: None
The meeting began with the pledge of allegiance.
Motion by Nelson, seconded by Aho, accepting the agenda as presented. Motion carried unanimously.
Motion by Bender, seconded by Aho, approving payment of bills as presented including payroll, hand payables and contingency totaling $2,117,772.23 Motion carried unanimously. (A complete list of bills is available from the District Office for review.)
Curriculum Advisory Committee (CAC) Report: Written
MAWSECO Report: Written
Community Education Report: None
Business Manager’s Report: None
SEE: Written
Superintendent’s Report – Superintendent Powers reported on enrollment, class sizes, and the start of the school year.
Motion by Aho, seconded by Sangren, approving all consent items, which included approval of the minutes from the August 27, 2018 Regular Board Meeting and the September 10, 2018 Special Board Meeting. Approval of the wire transfers made on August 28th for $500,000, August 31st for $375,000, September 10th for $350,000 and September 14th for $850,000. Personnel items: Approval of a lane changes for Doug Asquith from MA to MA+15,Christine Bobrowske from BA+15 to BA+30, Andrew Hegdahl from BA+15 to BA+30, Laura Holmquist from BA+30 to BA+45, Shelby Lofgren from BA to BA+15, Nancy Madsen from BA+45 to BA+60, Amy Streich from MA to MA+15, Carmen Tschida from MA to MA+15, Catherine Young from BA+60 to BA+75, Employment of Jung-ah Sombke as a DE Title 1/Supv Paraeducator effective 9/4/2018, Employment of Lynn Hannus as a MS Kitchen Assistant effective 9/7/2018, Employment of Angie Snidarich as a Cokato Elementary Cook/Baker effective 9/4/2018, Employment of Nicole Johnson as the CKC Assistant Site Supervisor effective 8/30/2018, Employment of John Barberg as the HS Media Center part-time paraeducator effective 9/10/2018, Employment of Ruth Ann Erickson as a MS Special Needs part-time paraeducator effective 9/24/2018, Request approval of up to 12 weeks FMLA leave for Megan Chatterton beginning approximately December 16, 2018, Employment of TJ Anderson as a sub Type III van driver. Acceptance of Donations From: an Anonymous donor - $500 to the foster grandparent program at Cokato Elem, DC Music Boosters - $343.95 towards digital piano at the Middle School, Lions Club of Cokato-Dassel - $170 to the ReChargers fund at the High School, K.M. Bishman - $1,000 to help with family lunch accounts, Kingston Auto - $1,750 to the activities program, Thrivent Financial - $750 to the activities program, Cokato Motors - $1,500 to the activities program, Dairy Queen - $1,500 to the activities program, Meeker Memorial Hospital & Clinics - $500 to the activities program, B&P Drywall - $1,500 to the activities program, Dassel State Insurance Company - $1,500 to the activities program, AR Engh - $1,500 to the activities program, Holt Motors - $1,500 to the activities program, Jack’s of Cokato - $750 to the activities program, Kensington Bank - $1,500 to the activities program, Parts City of Cokato - $1,500 to the activities program, Huikko’s Flooring - $750 to the activities program, Red Rooster Foods - $500 to the activities program, Subway - $500 to the activities program. Motion carried unanimously.
Motion by Aho, seconded by Nelson, approving changes to policies #509, 525, 530, 602, 611, 707, 708, 709, 903. Motion carried unanimously.
Motion by Bender, seconded by Aho, approving Grace Yanke for a 3 year term on the Curriculum Advisory Committee. Motion carried unanimously.
Motion by Bender, seconded by Sangren, certifying the 2018 payable 2019 levy at the maximum level. Motion carried unanimously.
Policy #104 was presented for a first reading.
Motion by Nelson, seconded by Engh, authorizing Principal Chris Meisch to sign student activity account drafts for the high school. Motion carried unanimously.
Motion by Aho, seconded by Bender, accepting the low bid of $29,210.54 from Builders First Source of Cokato for the 2018-19 Vocational House. Motion carried unanimously.
Motion by Engh, seconded by Nelson, approving changes to the joint food service agreement with Hutchinson and Litchfield. The Food Service Director was granted an additional 5 contract days each year through negotiations. This contractual change requires approval from each of the school boards. Motion carried unanimously.
A representative from GreenMark Solar presented a proposal to the board regarding a solar power subscription. The board will consider it for action at the October regular meeting.
Motion by Nelson, seconded by Engh, approving an out of state trip for DECA on November 16-18, 2018. Motion carried unanimously.
Being no further business, the meeting adjourned at 7:02 PM.
Chuck Nelson, Clerk
This document is available in the following formats upon request: Braille, Large Print, Audio Cassette Tape, and Computer Disk. Please call (320-286-4100) for more information or to request a copy.
Published in the Enterprise Dispatch Nov. 9, 2018.

OFFICIAL SCHOOL BOARD MINUTES I.S.D. #466, BOARD OF EDUCATION 5:00 SPECIAL BOARD MEETING, SEPTEMBER 25, 2018 BOARD ROOM
In partnership with our communities, Dassel-Cokato Public Schools will provide all learners opportunities designed to maximize their potential and promote lifelong learning.
Pursuant to due call and notice thereof, a special meeting of the Board of Education of Independent School District No. 466 (Dassel-Cokato, Minnesota) was duly held in the Dassel-Cokato Board Room, Cokato, Minnesota, on Tuesday, September 25, 2018.
Clemen called the meeting to order at 5:00 PM.
The following members were present: Bender, Sangren, Clemen, Nelson, Engh and Aho. The following were absent: none.
Motion by Bender, seconded by Aho, approving the agenda as printed. Motion carried unanimously.
The meeting was closed at 5:01 to discuss the superintendent’s evaluation. The closed meeting was recorded in accordance with state statute.
The meeting was opened at 6:35.
Being no further business, the meeting adjourned at 6:36 pm.
Chuck Nelson, Clerk
This document is available in the following formats upon request: Braille, Large Print, Audio Cassette Tape, and Computer Disk. Please call (320-286-4100) for more information or to request a copy.
Published in the Enterprise Dispatch Nov. 9, 2018.

OFFICIAL SCHOOL BOARD MINUTES I.S.D. #466, BOARD OF EDUCATION 5:00 COMMUNITY FORUM, OCTOBER 8, 2018 HIGH SCHOOL CHOIR ROOM
In partnership with our communities, Dassel-Cokato Public Schools will provide all learners opportunities designed to maximize their potential and promote lifelong learning.
The forum began at 5:00 with a presentation on the levy and bond questions coming before voters on November 6, 2018.
Administration and Board Members answered questions from the audience.
The forum ended at 6:30 pm.
Chuck Nelson, Clerk
This document is available in the following formats upon request: Braille, Large Print, Audio Cassette Tape, and Computer Disk. Please call (320-286-4100) for more information or to request a copy.
Published in the Enterprise Dispatch Nov. 9, 2018.

UNOFFICIAL SCHOOL BOARD MINUTES I.S.D. #466, BOARD OF EDUCATION 6:00 PM REGULAR BOARD MEETING, OCTOBER 22, 2018 DASSEL-COKATO BOARD ROOM
In partnership with our communities and families, we will educate and inspire all learners to maximize their potential, promote lifelong learning, and become contributing members of society.
Pursuant to due call and notice thereof, a regular meeting of the Board of Education of Independent School District No. 466 (Dassel-Cokato, Minnesota) was duly held in the Dassel-Cokato Board Room, Cokato, Minnesota, on Monday, October 22, 2018.
Clemen called the meeting to order at 6:00 PM.
The following members were present: Clemen, Nelson, Engh, Sangren and Bender. The following were absent: Aho.
The meeting began with the pledge of allegiance.
Motion by Bender, seconded by Nelson, accepting the agenda as presented. Motion carried unanimously.
Motion by Nelson, seconded by Sangren, approving payment of bills as presented including payroll, hand payables and contingency totaling $2,159,116.24 Motion carried unanimously. (A complete list of bills is available from the District Office for review.)
Curriculum Advisory Committee (CAC) Report: None
MAWSECO Report: Written
Community Education Report: Written
Business Manager’s Report: Business Manager Palmer reported expenditures are in line with budget through the end of the fourth month of the fiscal year and reviewed the investment report with the board.
SEE: Written
Student Representative’s Report: None
Superintendent’s Report: Superintendent Powers reported on the new website, hiring, conferences and the recent staff development day.
Activities / Community Education Report: Director Thinesen reported on fall activities, formation of an Activities Advisory Council, recommendation by the council to maintain the facilities use policy as is, formation of a student advisory for activities, positive sportsmanship, school spirit and relationships.
Motion by Bender, seconded by Engh, approving all consent items, which included approval of the minutes from the September 24, 2018 Regular Board Meeting, September 25, 2018 Special Board Meeting and the October 8, 2018 Special Board Meeting. Approval of the wire transfers made on September 25th for $2,250,000, September 28th for $600,000, October 10th for $400,000 and October 15th for $525,000. Personnel items: Employment of Brenda Olson as a MS Special Needs Paraeducator effective 10/15/2018, approval of an unpaid child care leave for Katelyn McConkey from January 7, 2019 to January 27, 2019, Resignation of Tim Eastman as a HS Special Needs Paraeducator effective 9/28/18, Approval of the list of Winter 2018-19 Coaches and Advisors as submitted by Activities Director Thinesen, Resignation of Sean Cady as a contracted CDL Bus Driver effective 10/26/2018. Acceptance of Donations From: Dairy Queen - $432 to Dassel Elementary, Dairy Queen - $432 to Cokato Elementary, DC Chargers 3 on 3 - $3,000 to the boy basketball program, DC Chargers 3 on 3 - $3,230 to the girls basketball program, Ahlgren Electric - $1,500 to the activities program, DC Swim Team Boosters - $1,004 for an extra coach, DC Football Boosters - $5,500 for extra coaches, Midwest Machinery- $300 to the robotics program. Motion carried unanimously.
Motion by Nelson, seconded by Engh, approving changes to policy #104. Motion carried unanimously.
Motion by Nelson, seconded by Sangren, approving Tina Erickson for a 3 year term on the Curriculum Advisory Committee. Motion carried unanimously.
Motion by Engh, seconded by Bender, approving a solar subscription with Green Mark Solar. Motion carried 4 to 1 with Sangren dissenting.
Motion by Nelson, seconded by Bender, approving out of state trips for Wrestling, National Honor Society, Concert Choir, Spanish and Drumline. Motion carried unanimously.
Motion by Bender, seconded by Sangren, approving a one year ALC lease for 2018-19 at $3,000.00 / month. Motion carried unanimously.
District Assessment Coordinator Franklin led a presentation on the 17-18 assessment results.
Being no further business, the meeting adjourned at 8:02 PM.
Chuck Nelson, Clerk
This document is available in the following formats upon request: Braille, Large Print, Audio Cassette Tape, and Computer Disk. Please call (320-286-4100) for more information or to request a copy.
Published in the Enterprise Disptach Nov. 9, 2018.