June 7, 2016
The Sherman Town Board met in regular session Tuesday, June 7, 2016 at 7:30 p.m. at the Sherman Town Hall.
Members present: Lee Ellis Bill Benson Cheryl Swenson and Robin Berg.
Members absent: Gerry Karpen.
Ellis called the meeting to order.
Others present: Garrick Moritz.
Approval of the Agenda: Motion by; Ellis, second by; Benson.
Minutes of the May 3, 2015 meeting was approved as read, Motion by; Ellis, Second by; Benson.
The treasurerís report was approved as read, Motion by; Ellis, Second by; Benson.
CLAIMS APPROVED TO BE PAID: Xcel Energy, street light $262.09 park light $18.32 town hall lights; $24.88; Minnehaha Community Water, May water $30.00; Garretson Gazette, April. min. $21.45, Bill Benson, 4x mowing $160.00; Clay Bonte, 5x mowing $175.00; Darrin Trower,5x mowing $200.00; Robin Berg, 5x mowing $150.00; Jesse James, 12.1 gals of gas $24.24; JSR LLS, fix meter $102.04; Johnís Repair, repairs on grader $236.84; Robin Berg, salary $250.00, dehumidifier $83.98 ; Cheryl Swenson, salary $250.00; Bill Benson, 4 meetings $100.00; Gerry Karpen, 6 meetings $150.00; Lee Ellis, 5 meetings $150.00;
Benson nominated Ellis for President, second by; Ellis, with a vote of 2 yes, motion carried.
Playground Equipment- We will be seeking items for the auction (and silent auction) on July 30th. Donated items can be new or gently used, large or small, everything is welcome and appreciated.
Bullet Malt Beverage License, Ellis made a Motion, to approve Malt Beverage License, second by; Benson. With a vote of 2 ayes, motion carried.
Spraying Mosquitoes, planning to start spraying weekly.
Ellis made a Motion, to approve tree trimming for the City of Sherman, Sherman will pay for street to be trimmed, residents can get yards done at $50.00 a hour, dates set for July 8th, 9th and 10th, second by; Benson. With a vote of 2 yes, motion carried. Please call Ellis to set up time for your yard 605-261-5874
Motion by; Ellis to adjourn, second by Benson,
The next regular meeting will be Tuesday, July 5, 2016 at 7:30 p.m.
Robin Berg Town Clerk