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August Minutes

Village of Alma Center
Meeting Minutes of August 14, 2017

Present: Ken Ristow, Connie Patterson, Eric Olson, Eric Hanson, Jessica Anderson.

The regular monthly meeting was called to order by Village President Ken Ristow at 6:30 at the Alma Center Village Hall.

The open meeting notice requirements were met.

President Ristow introduced Attorney Kris Fox who was filling in for Attorney Radcliffe.

A motion was made by Anderson/Patterson to approve the minutes of July 10, 2017 regular Board minutes. Motion carried unanimously.

A motion was made by Olson/Hanson to approve the bills paid for the period from July 10, 2017 through August 14, 2017. Motion carried unanimously.

Public Comments
Jessica Anderson commented on how beautiful our flowers are on Main Street, she thanked the Village improvement club for all the hard work and making our Village look welcoming to visitors.

Old Business
Officer: Officer Johnson reported that Click it or Ticket is starting August 18th through Labor Day. President Ristow read a letter from a young man apologizing for speeding and stated he will not be doing that again.

Mobile home: We are still waiting for the title from the State. The owner has signed the trailer over to the Village.

Green Bay: Claudia Fields reported all went very well in Green Bay; she is looking forward to graduating next year in both the Clerk and Treasurers tracks and being certified. She will be attending 2 days in 2018.

New Business
A discussion was held with Brice Nelson & Mark Davey from Davey Engineering Company regarding the new well site. Mr. Nelson reported to the Board the preliminary cost estimate for the New Well.
After a lengthy discussion, a motion was made by Patterson/Hanson to approve Davey Engineering to accept bids for a Test Well and come back to the Board to look at the bids received. Motion carried unanimously.

A motion was made by Anderson/Olson to approve the Flood Plan Resolution 2017-08-14. Motion carried unanimously.

A motion was made by Patterson/Olson to approve Dennis Pusateri, dba The Tech Zone for the Water/Sewer plant IT person. Dennis has recommended backup be done once a Month. Motion carried unanimously.

Trailer Court: The Board selected President Ristow to meet with Attorney Radcliffe and the possible buyer of the Villages Trailer Park to discuss a price. This will be discussed at next month’s board meeting.

A discussing was held regarding amending Animal Ordinance 6-1-12. The changes would be the amount of Ducks, Geese, Chickens, Turkeys and Rabbits that can be kept. It will remove Roosters. This will be on September’s agenda.

Jeff Gaede & Dennis Hardwick will be checking with Mathy about patching the street where the water main broke on Clark Street.

A motion was made by Anderson/Olson to purchase the Netgear ProSafe Firewall $129.99 and The BCKUP External Hard Drive $69.99 for the Water/Sewer plant. Motion carried unanimously.

A motion was made to approve Jeff Gaede & Dennis Hardwick to attend the WEWA Outdoor Expo August 24th. Motion carried unanimously.

A motion was made by Anderson/Hanson to adjourn at 8:01 p.m. Motion carried unanimously.

Claudia Fields, Clerk



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