December 4, 2012


The Sherman Town Board met in regular session Tuesday December 4, 2012, 7:30 p.m. at the Sherman Town Hall with Lee Ellis presiding.  

Members present: Lee Ellis, Kara Duncan, Bill Benson, Cheryl Swenson and Robin Berg

Others present: Sandee Sutton, Keith Gunderson, Neil Winerton, Linda Askren and Ellen Karpen



Minutes of the November 6, 2012, meeting was approved, with the correction of Jesse James, 17.5 Gal of Gas $64.58. Motion by; Duncan, second by; Benson.   

The treasurerís report was approved as read. Motion by; Duncan, second by; Benson.  



Xcel Energy, street lights $236.44; park lights $17.78; town hall lights $22.89; Minnehaha Community Water, November Water $25.00; Palisades Propane $181.68; Cheryl Swenson, Christmas Party Supplies, $66.75; Lee Ellis 5 Meetings $ 150.00; Would Have been 6 Meetings, Over Paid 1 Meeting Last Time; Bill Benson 6 Meetings, $150.00; Kara Duncan, 7 Meetings, $175.00; Larry Sutton 6 Month Salary, $100.00; Robin Berg, 6 Month Salary, $ 250.00; Cheryl Swenson 6 Month Salary, $250.00; Bill Benson, Railroad Ties, Bulbs, Fasteners, $105.00; SDML, Annual Dues $47.18;



1.     Tornado Siren, just about done, in side work to do.   

2.     Centennial

3.     Alcoholic License, Duncan made a motion to pass, voted three ayes.





1.      Fire Department Treasurer Report. Neil Winterton reported bank statement to the board and a letter from Minnehaha County E.M.,                         Winterton will call them about the letter.

2.      One Year CD has to be renewed.

3.      Old City Minutes was added to the Agenda. Looking for Sherman City Minutes for 2002 - 2003

4.      Christmas Activity was added to the Agenda. Grant Kringen will be giving slay rides and Santa will be present. On December 15, 2012             at 1:00 P.M. at the Sherman Fire Hall. 

5.      Gift Card was added to the Agenda. $40.00 to the Brandon steak house for a Thank You.

6.      Painting the Fire Hall was added to the Agenda. We will be taking bids to paint the Fire Hall. Please send bids to the town of Sherman.

        Town of Sherman

        160 Zeliff Ave

        Sherman SD 57030


ATTN: Town Clerk

Motion by; Duncan to adjourn, second by Benson; The next regular meeting will be January 8, at 7:30 p.m.     

Robin Berg Town Clerk