Garfield Town Board Meeting
March 14, 2017
Present: Chairman: Ed Gullickson
Supervisor: Don Mork
Supervisor: George Stroebel
Clerk: Sue Knutson
Treasurer: JoAnn Erickson
Meeting called to orderby Chairman, Ed Gullickson, at 7:00 pm.
Public Comments: None.
Road Maintenance/Maintenance Buildings: Mark Knutson discussed with the Board about 130th Street. Maintenance cleaned up some ditches and have rebuilt docks for the park. Gullickson would like to get bids on Big Lake Drive, Kennedy Mill Road, and 130th Street to see what it will costs to have them rebuilt and blacktopped. Open front storage building will not be rebuilt this year. Motion made by Stroebel/Mork to approve the invoice for the cost of the wood for the maintenance building. Carried-unanimously.
Building Permits: Cliff Manwiller explained to the Board what the State wants to do for new construction reporting. Manwiller also stated he will no longer be a building inspector as of the end of the year. He will also carry out the permits he has open and pass along to the next inspector.
Set Annual Meeting Date: Motion made by Stroebel/Mork to set the Annual Meeting Date for April18, 2017, at 7:00 pm and the monthly Board Meeting to immediately follow. Carried-unanimously.
Review 2 Acre Division on Richard Roos’ Farm: Josh and Richard Roos submitted their plans for a 2 acre division of the farm property for Josh to build a new house. Motion made by Stroebel/Mork to approve the 2 acre property division from the farm property. Carried-unanimously. Mark Knutson will work with Josh Roos on the driveway placement. Gullickson will get a hold of Carl Hetfield, Polk County Land Surveying regarding the paperwork.
Clerk’s Report: Submitted and reviewed.
Approval of Vouchers: Submitted, signed and approved. Motion made by Stroebel/Mork to approve submitted vouchers. Carried-unanimously.
Treasurer’s Report: Submitted and reviewed.
Approval of Monthly Board Minutes: Motion made by Stroebel/Mork to approve the March 14, 2017, Board minutes as submitted. Carried-unanimously.
Adjourn: Motion made by Mork/Stroebel to adjourn meeting, 8:25 pm. Carried-unanimously.
Submitted by: Sue Knutson, Clerk