Blooming Grove Town Board Meeting Minutes for February 22, 2017
Chair Johnson called the meeting to order at 6:30pm. Other Town Board members in attendance were Supervisor Berg, Supervisor Bristol, Supervisor Linzmeier and Supervisor Young. Also in attendance were Clerk/Treasurer/Administrator Mike Wolf, Public Works Supervisor Cory Buske, and Deborah Sellers.
The pledge of allegiance was recited. Chair Johnson asked if the meeting notice had been properly posted, and Mike Wolf said it had been.
2a. Historical Blooming Grove Historic Society: Mike Wolf reported that he and Supervisor Berg attended the Historic Society’s Board meeting this past Monday. The Society provided its financial report, and this was handed out at the Town Board meeting. It isn’t clear yet if the Society is set up legally to accept contributions for endowment purposes; their treasurer will contact the Town to make that clear.
This issue will be on a future agenda for further consideration.
2b. New Mower: Chair Johnson made a motion to approve the purchase of a new 2016 Ferris mower for Public Works at a net cost of $7434.00 as presented by Town staff. Supervisor Bristol seconded the motion and it passed 5-0.
3a. Approval of Minutes of the February 8, 2017 Town Board Meeting: Chair Johnson made a motion to approve the February 8, 2017 Town Board meeting minutes as presented. Supervisor Linzmeier seconded the motion, and it passed 5-0.
3b. Approval of Vouchers: Supervisor Young made a motion to approve the vouchers, including property tax refunds, as presented. Chair Johnson seconded the motion, and it passed 5-0.
4. Public Comment: Deborah Sellers thanked the Town for seeing to it that the guard rail on Commercial Avenue got repaired.
5. Adjournment: Chair Johnson made a motion to adjourn the meeting, and it was seconded by Supervisor Young. The motion passed 5-0 at 6:38pm.
Minutes written and submitted by
Michael J. Wolf, Clerk/Treasurer/Administrator