LINDSBORG CITY COUNCIL
June 2, 2008 – 6:30 p.m.
Members Present – Ken Branch, Betty Nelson, Russ Hefner, Wes Fisk, Becky Anderson, Rick Martin, Brad Howe & Judy Neuschafer
Absent – Lloyd Rohr
Others – Greg DuMars, Jerry Lovett-Sperling, Gary Shogren, Larry Lindgren, Tim Dunn, Tim Berggren, Dan Carr, Chris Bauman, Priscilla Johnson,
Jack & Marliss Detmers, Nancy Salminen, Pastor James Harrison, Bill Gusenius, Thad Morrical & Sue Schlagel
The meeting was called to
order at 6:30 p.m. and the Pledge of Allegiance was said. Invocation was given
by Pastor James Harrison.
Public Input – Nancy Salminen was present to request that Council
look into the possibility of getting crossing guards for Main & State
Streets and Washington and Lincoln Streets. Ms. Salminen requested the topic
be given to committee for consideration. Council agreed.
Amendments to Agenda – None
Minutes – Betty Nelson moved to approve the minutes of the
May 5, 2008 regular meeting and May 12, 2008 special council meeting. Motion
seconded by Brad Howe and passed.
Mayor’s Report – Mayor Neuschafer made special not of upcoming
important dates: city wide garage sales and paper shredding on the 7th,
city wide cleanup on the 14th, Midsummer’s Day on the 21st
along with the Volvo car club. She also noted the Special Council meeting on
the 23rd at 7:00 a.m. and committee meetings later that week.
Planning & Zoning – no action.
Finance – LONG TERM OBLIGATION
(DEBT) POLICY – Brad Howe moved to approve the Long Term Obligation Policy.
Motion seconded by Russ Hefner and passed.
Utilities – no items.
Streets & Parks – SIDEWALK WAIVER REQUEST – Becky Anderson moved to
approve the sidewalk waiver request for 518 S. Kansas Street. Motion seconded
by Rick Martin and passed.
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KANSAS HIGHWAY 4 OVERLAY
BIDS – Becky Anderson moved to approve funds not to exceed $56,000.00 to
APAC-Shears for our portion of the asphalt overlay on K-4 highway from Coronado Ave. to Third Street. Motion seconded by Wes Fisk and passed unanimously by roll
SWENSSON PARK FISH
POND DISCUSSION – Becky Anderson moved to have Mayor Neuschafer appoint a
committee to study this issue. Motion seconded by Betty Nelson and passed.
Public Safety – COURT FEE ORDINANCE 4550 – Rick Martin moved to
adopt Ordinance 4550 as it relates to Municipal Court fees. Motion seconded by
Wes Fisk and passed unanimously by roll call vote.
Purchase Order – Russ Hefner moved to approve payment of Purchase
Order Ordinance 4549. Motion seconded by Brad Howe and passed unanimously by
roll call vote.
Payroll - Russ Hefner moved to approve payment of Payroll
Ordinances 4547 & 4548. Motion seconded by Brad Howe and passed
unanimously by roll call vote.
Adjournment – Rick Martin moved to adjourn the meeting. Motion
seconded by Betty Nelson and passed. Meeting adjourned at 7:11 p.m.