Minutes of The City Council


Regular City Council Meeting Minutes

City of Porter

April 7, 2016  6:00 p.m.

  

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

Council members present were Donald Verschelde, Kim Jelen, Josh Sumption, Pat Vlaminck, and Judy Verschelde.

Also present were Larry Stoks & Ken Hennen.

Mayor Donald Verschelde called for the reading of the minutes of the March 7, 2016 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.

The City Dump will be burned.

Porter Fire Department and Porter First Responders each received $1,000.00 grants for pagers from Lyon/Lincoln Operation Round-Up.

A motion was made by Pat Vlaminck, seconded by Josh Sumption to approve building permits to Jeremy & Laura Stoks for a 26x30 garage and to McKenzie Noyes & Ethan Kack for an 8í Privacy fence. All were in favor with none opposed, and the motion was carried.

A motion was made by Josh Sumption, seconded by Pat Vlaminck to award the City of Porter Mowing bid to Ken Hennen. All were in favor with none opposed, and the motion was carried.

323,000 gallons of water were used. Hydrants will be flushed in April and samples will be taken from the pond.

The City of Porterís water rate will increase from $2.31 to $2.36, effective June 1st.

Resolution 02-2016

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 City of Porter does not waive the monetary limit on municipal tort liability established by MN Statute Section 466.04.

A motion was made by Pat Vlaminck, seconded by Josh Sumption, to approve Resolution 02-2016. 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 Pat Vlaminck, 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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