May 7, 2013


The Sherman Town Board met in regular session Tuesday May 7, 2013, 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: Gerry and Ellen Karpen.


ROUTINE BUSINESS: Minutes of the April 2, 2013, meeting were approved as read, with correction to the date of Aprils meeting was on the 2nd, Motion by; Duncan, second by; Benson.

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


CLAIMS APPROVED TO BE PAID: Xcel Energy, street light $268.72; park light $18.76; town hall light $38.52; Minnehaha Community Water, April water $25.00; Anderson Publications, March. Min. $16.09; April Min. $16.09; Board of Adjustments 2x $9.00; Municipal Min. $159.87; Equalization Min. $11.92; Jesse James, fuel for grader $59.60;



  1. 125th Celebration, August 25, 2013.

  2. Minutes for 2002-2003 Duncan did not find them.

  3. Department of Transportation Street Signs, Duncan made a Motion to approve Agreement with the State of South Dakota, project Roadway safety, to put up and repair street signs in the Town of Sherman, second by; by Ellis.

  4. Paint the Town Hall, we are still waiting for the Bid to be presented in written form, it was submitted verbally by Benson. $1800.00 by Jason Bohl, Motion by; Benson to approve bid for Town Hall second by; Duncan.   


  1. Bullet Malt Beverage License meeting set for June 4, 2013 at 8:00 P.M.

  2. Gerry Karpen was Swoar in as Trustee.

  3. Appoint Board President, Karpen nominated Ellis to be president, Benson seconded.

Motion by; Karpen to adjourn, second by Benson; The next regular meeting will be Tuesday, June 4, at 7:30 p.m.

Robin Berg Town Clerk