Minutes of The City Council


Regular City Council Meeting Minutes

City of Porter

September 8, 2015, 6:30 p.m.

   

Mayor Donald Verschelde called the regular city council meeting to order.

 

Council members present were Kim Jelen, Donald Verschelde, Josh Sumption, Pat Vlaminck, Darlene Moeller, and Judy Verschelde.  Also present was Linda Hennen & Bonnie Olson.

 

Mayor Donald Verschelde called for the reading of the minutes of the August 2, 2015 Regular City Council meeting.  Minutes were approved as read in a motion by Pat Vlaminck, seconded by Josh Sumption. All were in favor with none opposed, and the motion was carried.

 

A motion was made by Josh Sumption & seconded by Darlene Moeller, to approve a building permit to Ken & Linda Hennen, pending the approval of the Planning & Zoning Committee.  All were in favor with none opposed, and the motion was carried. 

 

A discussion was held on complaints received regarding the junk on the end of town on the West side.

 

City Clean-Up will be set in October.

 

The City has been in discussion with the Lincoln County Sheriff on the dogs barking – they are working on the issue.  Individuals can file a complaint.

 

A motion was made by Josh Sumption & seconded by Darlene Moeller, to approve the renewal of the Cut Loose Lounge “on sale” and Sunday Liquor License, pending the correct submission of paperwork.  All were in favor with none opposed, and the motion was carried.

 

Resolution 01-2015

 

BE IT RESOLVED by the City Council of the City of Porter, in the County of Yellow Medicine and the state of Minnesota that the following sums of money are proposed to be levied for the current year collectible in 2016 upon taxable property within the City:

Proposed Levy:             $51,059.26

Proposed Budget:         $120,000.00

 

A motion was made by Pat Vlaminck, seconded by Josh Sumption, to approve Resolution 01-2015. All were in favor with none opposed, and the motion was carried.

 

343,000 gallons of water were used.

 

A motion was made by Pat Vlaminck & seconded by Darlene Moeller, to approve a $1,000.00 donation to the Porter Development Corporation, earmarked for Porter Senior Dining Fund.  All were in favor with none opposed, and the motion was carried.

 

Josh Sumption made a motion to pay the bills as read.  Pat Vlaminck seconded the motion.  All were in favor with none opposed, and the motion was carried.

 

A motion was made by Darlene Moeller, seconded by Josh Sumption, to adjourn the meeting.  All were in favor with none opposed, and the motion was carried.

 

 

Kim Jelen, Clerk

City of Porter

 


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