December 1, 2015

The Sherman Town Board met in regular session Tuesday, December 1 2015 at 7:30 p.m. at the Sherman Town Hall.

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

Members absent: Bill Benson

Ellis called the meeting to order.

Others present: Kara Duncan and Garrick Moritz.

Approval of the Agenda: Motion by; Karpen, Second by; Ellis.

ROUTINE BUSINESS: Minutes of the November 3, 2015 meeting was approved as read. Motion by; Karpen, Second by; Ellis.

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

CLAIMS APPROVED TO BE PAID: Xcel Energy, street light $268.23 park light $18.63 town hall lights; $33.15; Minnehaha Community Water, Nov. water $30.00; Palisades Propane, 78 gal. $62.32; Lucas Swenson, 4.5 hrs plowing $54.00; Gerry Karpen , zoning salary $100.00, 7 meetings $175.00; Lee Ellis, 4 meetings $ 120.00, 1 special meeting $30.00; Bill Benson, 7 meetings $175.00; Cheryl Swenson, salary $250.00; Robin Berg, salary $250.00, Gerry Karpen, 20 carbon monoxide & smoke alarms $411.73 Robin Berg 4 carbon monoxide & smoke alarms $91.88; Lee Ellis, Guy Bakke flowers $35.99;


Motion by; Karpen, second by; Ellis to approve Bullets Alcoholic Beverage License. With a vote of 2 yes.

We are looking at fundraisers for new playground equipment. Fundraisers, being considered are one at the Bullet around June 18, 2016. A soup supper was also mentioned but no date has been set. Loren Konda is looking at a fundraiser of a tractor drive parade and would like to help Sherman with the new park, date he is looking at Aug. 12th or 13th 2016. Next meeting set for Sunday, December 27, 2015 at 4:00 p.m. at the Bullet.

A total of 24carbon monoxide & smoke alarms where handed out to the residents of Sherman.


Water Truck/Tabled

Road Grader needs to go in for repairs.

Dirt at trees/Tabled

Motion by; Karpen to adjourn, second by Ellis,

The next regular meeting will be Tuesday, January 5, 2016 at 7:30 p.m.

Robin Berg Town Clerk