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MINUTES Regular Meeting of the Board of EducationIndependent School District 879, Delano Public Schools
The regular meeting of the Board of Education of Independent School District 879, Delano, Minnesota, was held on Monday, February 22, 2010, at the Delano City Hall. The meeting was called to order by the chair at 7:00 PM with the following members in attendance: Douglas, Johnson, Milano, Bodin, Osmon, Seguin and Brasket. Absent: None
REPORTS AND INFORMATION FROM SCHOOL SOURCES
I Love to Read with 1st graders and MAWSECO report
CONSENT AGENDA (approved unanimously)
Board approved the regular meeting minutes of 1-25-10, special meeting on 2-16-10; the current budget status with year to date adjustments, wire transfers, Minnesota Liquid Assets fund, cash report, revenue and expense fund totals, expense reports and disbursements; and donations.
PERSONNEL
Board approved resignations of HS Chinese teacher, DMS Boys Soccer Coach, DMS/DHS Wrestling Coach, DHS Asst Girls Soccer Coach, 7th Gr. Baseball Coach and TAC Supv.; employment of TAC Supv and 7th Gr Baseball Coach; 3 family leaves.
ADMINISTRATIVE AND BOARD REPORTS
Board heard the following administrative reports: Supt. Sweet reported on tax levy certification changes, bond market info and School Board Recognition; ES Prin Darren Schuler’s report is on community service project, Feb. activities, and bldg capacity; MS Prin Renee Klinkner reported on Winter Activity Day, Spelling Bee and Pennies for Patients, HS Prin Matt Schoen reported on the FL Nat Conf in June, phasing out Chinese, hiring a F-T Spanish Teacher, ACT recognition and athletes going on to state; CE Dir. reported on after school classes.
Board heard reports from board members regarding MAWSECO, Wright Technical Center, Community Educ Advisory Council, Curriculum Advisory Council, Schools for Equity in Educ., Delano Area Sports Arena, Safe Schools, Staff Dev. and City/School Task Group.
OLD BUSINESS
1. Approve calendar for 2010-11
2. Discussion of facility needs
NEW BUSINESS
1. Declare surplus property
The meeting adjourned at 9:25 p.m. The preceding is a summary of the official minutes. The full text of the official minutes is on file in the District Office, 700 Elm Avenue East, Delano, Minnesota and also available on the school districts website www.delano.k12.mn.us. The next regular meeting of the Board of Education will be held on Monday, March 22, 2010 at 7:00 p.m. at Delano City Hall.
Carolyn Milano,
Board of Education Clerk
Published in the Delano Herald Journal March 29, 2010.

CITY OF LORETTOHENNEPIN COUNTY, MINNESOTANOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING
PLEASE TAKE NOTICE that on Tuesday April 13, 2010 at 7:00 P.M. (or as soon thereafter as time permits), at Loretto City Hall, 259 Medina St., Loretto, Minnesota, the Loretto City Council will conduct a public hearing to consider modifications to the city’s Economic Development Authority (EDA) which may include: increasing the number of commissioners, adding community members and providing other limitations on authority.
Any person wishing to express an opinion on this matter will be heard orally or in writing at the public hearing.
Cindy Patnode, City Clerk
Published in the Delano Herald Journal March 29 and April 5, 2010.

CITY OF DELANONOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Delano Planning Commission will hold a Public Hearing in the Council Chambers at City Hall, 234 2nd Street North on Monday, April 12, 2010, 7:00 p.m., or as soon thereafter as the parties may be heard, to consider amendments to Section 51.01 (Title/ Application/ Rules/ Definitions), Section 51.03 (General Provisions), and Section 51.21 (B-2, General Business District) of Chapter 51 (Zoning and Land Use Code) of the Delano City Code, in order to add pawn shops as a permitted use in the B-2 District; add definitions of pawnbroker and pawn shop; and add architectural design standards to all commercial buildings within the City.
Amendments to Section 419.01 (Pawnbrokers) of Chapter 4 (Public Protection and General Licensing) of the Delano City Code will also be considered, in order to amend the existing regulations in regards to pawn shops.
All interested parties or individuals are hereby notified and invited to present their oral or written comments at said Public Hearing.
Marlene E. Kittock, City Clerk
Published in the Delano Herald Journal March 29, 2010.

CITY OF DELANONOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Delano Planning Commission will hold a Public Hearing in the Council Chambers at City Hall, 234 2nd Street North on Monday, April 12, 2010, 7:00 p.m. or as soon thereafter as the parties may be heard, to consider a request from the Crow River Bank of Delano for a variance to allow more than 10% of the exterior wall to be finished with metal as regulated by City Code, Section 51.21, Subd. H, for property located at 710 Babcock Blvd E, Delano, MN, legally described as:
PID# 107 035 000191
Section 12, Township 118, Range 25
Youngs First Addition
OUTLOTS W232FT OF S228FT OF LT U ALSO N130FT OF S 358FT OF LT U EX E3FT EX PARCEL 27 ON MNDOT R/W PLAT NO.86-126(107105 002700)
All interested parties or individuals are hereby notified and invited to present their oral or written comments at said Public Hearing.
Marlene E. Kittock, City Clerk
Published in the Delano Herald Journal March 29, 2010.
CITY OF DELANO
NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Delano City Council will hold a Public Hearing in the Council Chambers at Delano City Hall, 234 2nd Street North on Tuesday, April 6, 2010, at 7:00 PM or soon thereafter as the parties may be heard to discuss a proposed Public Assessment Policy for Street and Utility Improvements. The proposed Public Assessment Policy is available on the City Website at www.delano.mn.us or at Delano City Hall. The City Council is interested in any public comment prior to formal action on proposed policy.
All interested parties or individuals are hereby notified and invited to present their oral or written comments at said Public Hearing.
Marlene E. Kittock, City Clerk
Published in the Delano Herald Journal March 29, 2010.