Lester Prairie City Council Minutes

August 7, 2006

The Lester Prairie City Council met in regular session on Monday, August 7th, 2006. Mayor Angvall called the meeting to order at 7:30 p.m.

Motion - Foust; Second - Mallak; Carried - Unanimously; To accept and approve the July Minutes as submitted.

Motion - Bruckschen; Second - Hoof, Carried - Unanimously; To accept and approve the June Treasurer’s Report as submitted.

Motion - Hoof, Second - Foust; Carried - Unanimously; To authorize SEH to prepare the necessary change orders as discussed.

General consensus was that the issue of a park on Central Avenue should be turned over to the Park Board who in turn should form a committee to design what the area should contain, the costs, etc. and present that information to the City Council.

No action was taken regarding the approval of the easement from the McLeod County Regional Railroad Authority.

Councilmember Mallak introduced the following resolution and moved for its adoption: RESOLUTION NO. 29-06 RESOLUTION ALLOWING A PREMISE PERMIT The foregoing motion was duly seconded by Councilmember Hoof and following discussion thereon, a vote was taken. Mayor Angvall declared Resolution No. 29-06 adopted by a unanimous vote this 7th day of August, 2006.

Motion - Hoof, Second - Mallak; Carried; To rezone Parcel 2A and Parcel 4 in Lot 46 of the Auditor’s Plat, for a total of 6.53 acres, to a B-2 Highway Commercial District for the business and operation of boat storage as well as construction of storage buildings and to reduce the East side yard setback abutting an Agriculture District from the required 30’ to a distance of 10’ and the rear yard setback from the required 30’ to a distance of 20’.

General consensus of the City Council was to set the following meeting dates: August 21st at 7:00 p.m. to work on the 2007 budget; October 9th at 7 p.m. as rescheduled meeting date; November 8th at 6:30 p.m. as Election Canvassing Board; December 4th at 6:30 p.m. for Truth in Taxation Public Hearing.

Motion - Hoof, Second - Mallak; Carried - Unanimously; To notify McLeod County Planning & Zoning that the City has no objections to the 3-lot final plat subdivision for Patricia Klaustermeier located in Section 10 of Bergen Township as presented.

Councilmember Hoof requested that discussion regarding rental housing amendments be tabled until the September meeting.

Motion - Bruckschen; Second - Foust; Carried - Unanimously; To authorize the purchase of two snowplows.

Motion - Hoof, Second - Mallak; Carried - Unanimously; To have the catch basin and necessary storm sewer line repair done on Hickory Street South

Motion - Foust; Second - Mallak; Carried - Unanimously; To pay the claims as submitted.

Mayor Angvall adjourned the meeting at 9:35 p.m.

Marilyn L. Pawelk

City Clerk-Treasurer

Note: The above is a summary version of the August 7th, 2006, City Council Minutes. The Minutes may be viewed in their entirety at the City Clerk’s office during normal business hours. Items not included in the above report include notices, communications, reports, complaints, and discussions.

Published in the Herald Journal Aug. 14, 2006.


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