Amor Township Minutes For
December 14, 2016
Meeting was called to order by Chairman Mike Holstrom. In attendance were Supervisor Val Dietz, Supervisor Eric Roberts, Clerk Brenda Hildebrand, Treasurer Lori Holmgren, Jeff Stabnow, and Dave Holmgren.
Pledge of Allegiance was recited.
Chairman Holstrom called the meeting to order.
Minutes were read. Motion to approve minutes made by Roberts, seconded by Dietz and carried.
Treasurer’s report was given with a checkbook ending balance of $318,416.95. Motion to approve made by Dietz, seconded by Roberts and carried.
Chairman Holstrom made a motion to approve claims #3940-3955, and 2 automatic withdrawals. It was seconded by Dietz and carried.
Roberts made a motion to rescind his motion on the speed limit signage and setting the limit at 25 mph. State law is 35 mph. Dietz seconded and the motion carried. The board will wait for the traffic study to make any changes or to place the signs.
Clerk asked a motion to set the March elections. The poles will be open from 4-8pm. The annual meeting will start at 8:05pm. Holstrom made a motion, seconded by Dietz and carried.
Holstrom gave the fire report. They had the first meeting in the new hall. There are some concerns on heating and the sprinkler system. They are checking on these. They will need a special washer and dryer for the turnout gear. They received a grant for an air compressor for the filling the air brakes on the trucks. They will purchase some kitchen appliances and cleaning supplies. They are also checking into a newer grass fire rig.
Holmgren gave the road report. All the roads are in good shape for winter driving. The blower will be put on the tractor so it is ready to go if it is needed. Dave will contact Big Ben’s about the trimming of brush on the township roads from last fall.
Hildebrand asked about placing sand at the winter access. Dave will get it done as soon as possible.
With no further business to discuss, the meeting was adjourned at 7:45 pm.
Respectfully submitted by,
Amor Twp Clerk