June 2, 2015


The Sherman Town Board met in regular session Tuesday, June 2, 2015, at 7:30 p.m. at the Sherman Town Hall.

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

Others present: Tom Godbey, Larry Sutton and Toby Brown.


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


ROUTINE BUSINESS: Minutes of the May 5, 2015, 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 $295.89; park light $19.20; town hall lights; $37.64; Minnehaha Community Water, May water $30.00; Anderson Publications, April min. $14.90; Jesse James, 12.2 gal of gas $29.30; Robin Berg, salary $250.00; Cheryl Swenson, salary $250.00; Bill Benson, 7 meetings $150.00; Gerry Karpen, 7 meetings $150.00; Lee Ellis, 5 meetings $150.00; Bill Benson, 3x mowing $120.00; Robin Berg, 3x mowing $90.00; Jonah Swenson, 3x mowing $105.00; Luke Bonte, 3x mowing $90.00;



Bullet Malt Beverage License, Karpen made a Motion, to approve Malt Beverage License, second by; Benson. With a vote of 3 ayes, motion carried.

It was decided the North Park will not be sold.

There was discussion on what to do about the drainage on Packard Avenue and finishing it up.

Spaying of Mosquitoes, Ellis will work on getting town spayed. More updates to come.



Propane leak a Town Hall, Karpen will call to get it fixed.

Sherman Jail, discussion about an offer to sale, Toby Brown handed out a South Dakota Local Government Guide. (Bid Booklet) Please come to the next town meeting for more INFO.

Ellis will CK in to getting roads sprayed for weeds.

Pothole on 1st street will be looked at and fixed.


Motion by; Karpen to adjourn, second by Benson, 

The next regular meeting will be Tuesday, July 7, 2015 at 7:30 p.m. 

Robin Berg Town Clerk www.ShermanSDak.com