ST. MATHIAS TOWNSHIP
REGULAR BOARD MEETING
ST. MATHIAS PARK AND RECREATION CENTER
August 3, 2020 7 p.m.
|Board Members Present:||Carrie Allord, Brion Fornshell, Mark Malinowski, and Cassey Veith|
|Attendees:||Robert Morgan, Mary Sather and Jason Keehr|
The meeting was called to order by the chairman with the Pledge of Allegiance.
The July general meeting minutes were received by the Supervisors via-email. Carrie motioned to approve and Mark seconded. All were in favor, and the motion carried.
Treasurer’s report as of July 31, 2020 there was $301,660.02 in the bank, including the CD’s.
Carrie motioned to pay bills, Mark seconded. All were in favor, and the motion carried. The following claims listed on the agenda were unanimously approved and paid; Dave Keehr- road maintenance, Mark Eckelman- cemetery mowing, and Judy Ferguson-gophers.
The spraying of ditches is scheduled for next week.
Township Hall mowing will be taken over by Jim for month of August.
Signs have been ordered and should be received this month.
Township book exchange put news releases in the Brainerd Dispatch and MCR. They have had a lot of calls and people stopping. Also, the MCR article was passed on to WCCO Finding Minnesota and they may do a story on the book exchange. Mary Sather asked the Board, if they contact her again would the Board be ok to have the story done. Board had no concerns.
Mary Sather let the Board know that Crow Wing Township plans to stop providing recycling at the end of the year due to cost. Cost increase is due to the plastic needing to be clean or each load they find with contamination the Township is charged. The Board will reach out to the Crow Wing Township to see how we can help to keep it going, as they feel it is a good service resident do use.
Kelly Park emailed on July 22nd asking about the St. Mathias dog on leash ordinance and was informed we do not have one and, so we fall under Crow Wing County ordinance.
Carrie motioned to adjourn the meeting at 7:35 p.m., Mark seconded. All were in favor, and meeting was adjourned.