October 1, 2013

The Sherman Town Board met in regular session Tuesday, October 1, 2013, 7:30 p.m. at the Sherman Town Hall with Lee Ellis presiding.

Members present: Lee Ellis, Gerry Karpen, Bill Benson, Cheryl Swenson and Robin Berg

Others present: Ellen Karpen and LeRon Smit

ROUTINE BUSINESS: Minutes of the September 3, 2013, meeting were approved as read, Motion by; Karpen, second by; Benson.

The treasurer’s report was approved as read. Motion by; Karpen, second by; Benson.

CLAIMS APPROVED TO BE PAID: Xcel Energy, street light $257.33; park light $18.14; town hall light $37.71; Minnehaha Community Water, Sept. water $25.00; Anderson Publications, 125 celebrations $40.00; Garry’s Tire, tire for grader $95.00; Menards, door for hall $289.15;JIesse James, 5.5 gals of gas $18.89 5.8 gals of gas $19.69;Crete Pro’s Inc, gutter work$2,480.00;Schuneman Equipment, battery $107.02;Team Tayden, donation $100.00; Bill Benson 1x mowing $40.00;


  1. Zoning, Toby Brown presented a draft for the board to go over, to Revise Sherman Zoning Regulations.

  2. Second reading of Ordinance #2013-1 Motion by; Karpen to approve, with a vote, 3 ayes, Motion carried.

  3. Door on Town Hall, on order.

  4. LaFrance Pumper truck, tabled.

NEW BUSINESS: No new Business.

Motion by; Karpen to adjourn, second by Benson; The next regular meeting will be Tuesday, November 5, 2013 at 7:30 p.m. Robin Berg Town Clerk