var sid = 454; var aid = 3;

Lester Prairie City Council Minutes

Pursuant to public notice of the date change, the Lester Prairie City Council met in regular session on Monday, October 6, 2003. Mayor Angvall called the meeting to order at 7:00 p.m.

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

Motion - Hoof; Second - Anderson; Carried - Unanimously; To accept and approve the September Treasurer's Report as submitted.

At 7:15 p.m. Mayor Angvall opened the public hearing for the vacating of a street. A petition had been submitted by adjoining property owners on the Northern portion of Pine Street North to vacate the street Northerly and Westerly of a line drawn between the Southwesterly corner of Lot 7, Block 1 and Northeasterly corner of Lot 4, Block 2, which lies adjacent to Lots 1 through 6 inclusive of Block 1 and Lots 1 through 4 inclusive of Block 2, Hi-Mae Third Addition. No public comment was received. Mayor Angvall closed the public hearing at 7:25 p.m..

Councilmember Hoof introduced the following resolution and moved for its adoption: RESOLUTION NO. 38-03 A RESOLUTION VACATING A PORTION OF PINE STREET NORTH. The foregoing resolution was duly seconded by Councilmember Anderson and following discussion thereon, a vote was taken. Mayor Angvall declared Resolution No. 37-03 adopted by a unanimous vote this 6th day of October, 2003.

Motion - Hoof; Second - Foust; Carried - Unanimously; To award the 2003-2004 snow removal work to Litzau Excavating at the quoted prices and direct Clerk Pawelk to send a letter to businesses regarding their snow removal and that it is not to be combined with the City's removal or disposed of at the City's dump site.

General consensus of the City Council was to request a field change in the water/sewer extension project by adding 3 wye's to the project.

Councilmember Hoof introduced the following resolution and moved for its adoption: RESOLUTION NO. 39-03 A RESOLUTION AMENDING CHAPTER 28 OF THE LESTER PRAIRIE POLICE DEPARTMENT POLICY & PROCEDURES MANUAL The foregoing resolution was duly seconded by Councilmember Foust and following discussion thereon, a vote was taken. Mayor Angvall declared Resolution No. 39-03 adopted by a unanimous vote this 6th day of October, 2003.

General consensus of the City Council was for Clerk Pawelk to seek legal counsel as to the process that would be taken should the City wish to proceed with designating Juniper Street North as a one-way street.

Motion - Hoof; Second - Anderson; Carried - Unanimously; To approve of the storm sewer line repair at the East end of the East/West alley between Juniper Street North and Maple Street North.

General consensus of the City Council was to not request the installation of any additional mid block street lights.

Councilmember Anderson introduced the following resolution and moved for its adoption: RESOLUTION NO. 37-03 A RESOLUTION INCREASING THE RENTAL FEES FOR CITY BUILDINGS The foregoing resolution was duly seconded by Councilmember Hoof and following discussion thereon, a vote was taken. Mayor Angvall declared resolution No. 37-03 adopted by a unanimous vote this 6th day of October, 2003.

Motion - Hoof; Second - Foust; Carried - Unanimously; To notify McLeod County Planning & Zoning that the City does not have any objections to the preliminary plat for a 1 lot subdivision in Section 1 of Bergen Township to be known as Klausgarden Estates as submitted by Stacy & Amy Meyer.

Motion - Anderson; Second - Foust; Carried - Unanimously; To compensate Ed Mlynar $2,955.00 as pool project manager and to reimburse him $279.07 for expenses.

Motion - Anderson; Second - Hoof; Carried - Unanimously; To have Clerk Pawelk contact David Segal to see if he would object to the City using the sign design he has for the Prairie Ridge Park Development and if not, have the City's entrance signs, habitat park and city hall signs follow the same design style. Also, apply to CenterPoint Energy Minnegasco for recycled benches and garbage containers to be used at the habitat park as well as Prairie Ridge Park if there is enough funds to purchase items for both areas.

Motion - Anderson; Second - Angvall; Carried - Unanimously; To obtain proper signage to designate the parking behind city hall as city hall parking and no over night parking.

Motion - Anderson; Second - Hoof; Carried - Unanimously; To pay the claims as submitted.

Mayor Angvall adjourned the meeting at 9:27 p.m..

Marilyn L. Pawelk

City Clerk-Treasurer

Note: The above is a summary form of the minutes. The minutes may be viewed in their entirety at the City Clerk's Office during normal business hours.


Return to City of Lester Prairie Menu | Return to Government Table of Contents

Herald Journal
Stories | Columns | Obituaries | Classifieds
Guides | Sitemap | Search | Home Page