Garfield Town Board Meeting
December 11, 2018
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.
Set Caucus Date: Board agreed on setting the Caucus for January 8, 2019, at 7:00 pm. Motion made by Stroebel/Mork to approve the Caucus for January 8, 2019, at 7:00 pm. Carried-unanimously.
Review Election Information for 2019: There will be four elections next year and the amount budgeted is still enough and election workers are still current.
Road Work: Tree clearing is being done on 143rdStreet. Stumps have been removed on Kennedy Mill Road and minor fixes will be done next year and will be ready. Gullickson stated the Board will start getting estimates for the road work that needs to done for 2019. Ditch mowing is completed. Lone Pine Lane’s sewer main went through the storm drain, there was a natural gas leak on night. Gullickson stated that the Town is responsible for it, and We Energies will fix it.
Other Business That May Come Before the Board: Gullickson told Gayle Zahnow that she will be on the January agenda and stated that the County doesn’t have any money to pay her for the animal damage. Zahnow asked if the Board could go after the party for the damages caused to her sheep stock. Gullickson said he will call the Town’s Association for direction. Zahnow asked about other dogs running at large and was given the Animal Humane Officer’s phone number.
Gullickson stated that checks have been issued for Allied Emergency Services Station 3 through USDA for the work that has been started and/or completed. Colors will be picked out for siding and roofing. Sewer is in and backfilled.
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 December 11, 2018, Board minutes as submitted. Carried-unanimously.
Adjourn: Motion made by Gullickson/Mork to adjourn meeting, 7:27 pm. Carried-unanimously.
Submitted by: Sue Knutson, Clerk