May 6, 2014


The Sherman Town Board met in regular session Tuesday, May 6, 2014, 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


ROUTINE BUSINESS: Minutes of the April 4, 2013, meeting were approved as read, Motion by; Karpen, Second by; Benson.

The treasurerís report was approved as read. Motion by; Karpen, Second by; Benson.


CLAIMS APPROVED TO BE PAID: Xcel Energy, street light $257.25; park light $18.18; town hall light $50.28; Minnehaha Community Water, April water $25.00; Anderson Publications, notice of Equalization meeting $84.00, Cash Balance, $212.50, March min. $19.92, Equalization meeting $16.22; Bolteís Sunrise Sanitary Service, 1 dumpster $283.50; Cheryl Swenson, paper and ink $19.81;


OLD BUSINESS: 2014 Revised Sherman Zoning Regulations. Three changes to be made.

Mowing Bids accepted, Joel Swenson, Strom Park $35.00, Luke Bonte, North Park $30.00.

Lee Ellis was sworn in as Trustee for a three-year term on the Sherman Town Board.


NEW BUSINESS: Bullet Malt Beverage License meeting set for June 3, 2014 at 8:00 P.M. 

Gravel, Motion by; Karpen, for 10 loads of gravel for roads, Second by; Benson.

Port potty for Strom Park, Ellis will check cost.

Wheels for Meals, Motion by; Karpen, to donate a $100.00 to the food pantry. Second by; Benson.

Cement, Motion by; Karpen, Vandersnick Excavating to remove all cement Second by; Benson.

Tree Removal over street ways, Karpen will draft a letter.

Drain Tile, To be giving away.


Board President. Motion by Benson, Second by Karpen, to appoint Ellis as President of the Town Board.

Motion by; Karpen to adjourn, second by Benson, The next regular meeting will be Tuesday, June 3, 2014 at 7:30 p.m. Robin Berg Town Clerk