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New public notices published in the issue of Jan. 21, 2013
NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING
NOTICE IS HEARBY GIVEN: That on Monday, February 4, 2013
The Stockholm Township Planning Commission will hold a hearing in the Stockholm Community Center at 16233 County Road 30 S.W. Cokato at 6:30 P.M. to consider the petition of:
Shafer Contracting Company Incorporated
30405 Regal Ave.
Shafer, MN. 55074
651-257-5019
LOCATION: Tax parcel 218-000-033300
Property address: 6867 COUNTY ROAD 3 SW. Cokato, MN. 55321
Owner: JONATHAN C & JULIE L LUNDEEN, 690 LEE AVE SE COKATO MN 55321
Legal description: The West 3/4 of the South 1/2 of the Southwest 1/4 except described in book 286-365
Section: 3
Township: 118 Stockholm
Range: 28
County: Wright, MN.
REASON FOR PETITION: To obtain a conditional use permit for a temporary concrete batch plant for the construction of CSAH 3 Wright County
Such persons that desire to be heard with reference to the proposed application will be heard at this time. If you do not attend the hearing or submit a written comment it will be assumed that you have no objections to the proposal. If there are any questions, please contact the Clerk, Administrator, or Zoning Advisor
STOCKHOLM TOWNSHIP PLANNING AND ZONING
ADMINISTRATOR: (320) 543-3816
CLERK: (612) 270-3409
ZONING ADVISOR (320) 286-2260
Published in the Enterprise Dispatch Jan. 21, 2013.

NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING
The City of Darwin will hold a public hearing on the proposed grant application to the Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development’s Small Cities Development Program. The grant application is for funding to aid with the construction costs of the impending water system improvements. The hearing will take place at 7:00 p.m. on Tuesday, February 5, 2013 at the City Council chambers. All interested individuals are invited to attend.
Lois Paul,
Clerk of Darwin
Published in the Enterprise Dispatch Jan. 21 and 28, 2013.

Resolution 2013-02Ordinance Amendment for Compensation for PoliceAdvisory Commission & Park Commission Members
The City Council of the City of Cokato, Wright County, Minnesota hereby ordains that Code of Ordinances, Title III Administration, Chapter 30, Section 30.55 Police Advisory Commission and 30.58 (4) Park Commission shall be amended as follows:
The compensation for the commission members shall be thirty five (35) dollars for attendance at each meeting. Members are also eligible and reimbursed for other expenses such as mileage actually incurred in discharge of duties and responsibilities relating to the work of the commission.
The new ordinance amendment shall become effective upon its adoption and publication.
Adopted by the Cokato City Council, Wright County, Minnesota this 14th day of January 2013.
Attest:
/s/Peggy L. Carlson, City Clerk
/s/Gordy Erickson, Mayor
Published in the Enterprise Dispatch Jan. 21, 2013.

Public NoticeCity Council DeclarationOf Vacancy
Notice is hereby given that the Cokato City Council, Wright County, Minnesota has declared a City Council Vacancy.
A Letter of Interest along with a completed application is requested from interested candidates to fill the remaining council term expiring December 31st, 2014. All letters and application materials shall be submitted to the city offices no later than 3 p.m., Thursday, February 7th, 2013. An appointment will be considered by the Mayor and City Council at the Regular Council meeting on Monday, February 11, 2013.
Don Levens,
City Administrator
Published in the Enterprise Dispatch Jan. 21, 28, and Feb. 4, 2013.

MINNESOTA SECRETARY OF STATE
CERTIFICATE OF ASSUMED NAME
Minnesota Statues Chapter 333
The filing of an assumed name does not provide a user with exclusive rights to that name. The filing is required for consumer protection in order to enable consumers to be able to identify the true owner of a business.
ASSUMED NAME: TC Pools
Principal place of business: 12421 15th St SW Box 1096, Cokato, MN 55321.
NAME HOLDER(S) TC Pools Inc, 12421 15th St SW Box 1096, Cokato, MN 55321.
I, the undersigned, certify that I am signing this document as the person whose signature is required, or as agent of the person(s) whose signature would be required who has authorized me to sign this document on his/her behalf, or in both capacities. I further certify that I have completed all required fields, and that the information in this document is true and correct and in compliance with the applicable chapter of Minnesota Statutes. I understand that by signing this document I am subject to the penalties of perjury as set forth in Section 609.48 as if I had signed this document under oath.
/s/ Greg Tulkki
DATED: 1/16/2013
Published in the Enterprise Dispatch Jan. 21 and 28, 2013.

UNOFFICIAL SCHOOL BOARD MINUTESI.S.D. #466, BOARD OF EDUCATION 7:00 PM BOARD MEETING, JANUARY 7, 2013 DASSEL-COKATO BOARD ROOM
“The mission of the Dassel-Cokato Schools is to provide programs of educational excellence to students of all ages.”
Pursuant to due call and notice thereof, a regular meeting of the Board of Education of Independent School District No. 466 (Dassel-Cokato, Minnesota) was duly held in the Dassel-Cokato Board Room, Cokato, Minnesota, on Monday, January 7, 2013.
Tormanen called the meeting to order at 7:00 PM.
The following members were present: Clemen, Tormanen, Linder, Bender, McConkey and Bjork via Skype. The following were absent: none. Members of the administration and public were also present.
The meeting began with the pledge of allegiance.
Motion by McConkey, seconded by Clemen to accept the agenda as printed. Motion carried unanimously.
William Darland, son of William and Karen Darland of Cokato, was presented the September Russell A. Johnson Courtesy and Respect Award.
Tormanen asked for nominations for Board Chair. Linder nominated Bjork. Tormanen closed nominations and cast a unanimous ballot. Motion carried unanimously.
Tormanen asked for nominations for Vice-Chair. Bender nominated Tormanen. Tormanen closed nominations and cast a unanimous ballot. Motion carried unanimously.
Vice Chair Tormanen asked for nominations for Clerk. Clemen nominated Bender. Vice Chair Tormanen closed nominations and cast a unanimous ballot. Motion carried unanimously.
Vice Chair Tormanen asked for nominations for Treasurer. McConkey nominated Clemen. Vice Chair Tormanen closed nominations and cast a unanimous ballot. Motion carried unanimously.
Motion by Linder, seconded by McConkey setting the fourth Thursday of each month as the date for the regular board meeting at 7:00 PM and the second Monday of each month at 7:00 PM as the date for special board meetings, if necessary. The usual meeting place will be the Dassel-Cokato Board Room. Motion carried unanimously.
Motion by Bender, seconded by Clemen to designate the official depositories of school district funds as listed: Kensington Bank as depository for District funds, the Middle School Student Activity Fund, the Cokato Elementary Contingency fund and the Dassel Elementary Contingency fund, First National Bank of Cokato as depository for petty cash/contingency fund and the High School Activity fund; Minnesota School District Liquid Asset Fund Plus for the Dental Plan Fund. Depositories for investment funds should be: Kensington Bank, First National Bank of Cokato, Minnesota School District Liquid Asset Fund Plus, PMA Financial Network, Inc (MN Trust), US Bank, and Kensington Bank and First National Bank of Cokato for the Scholarship Funds. Motion carried unanimously.
Motion by Clemen, seconded by McConkey designating the Enterprise/Dispatch as the official newspaper. Motion carried unanimously.
Motion by Linder, seconded by McConkey setting the board per diem rates at $50.00 per meeting and $100.00 for an all-day meeting (over 4 hours) for all board members. There was some discussion about what events should be claimed. Motion carried unanimously.
Board Members received the following committee / organization assignments for 2013: Minnesota State High School League (MSHSL) Section 2AA- Tracy McConkey, Staff Development – Irene Bender, Community Education/ECFE – Rebecca Clemen and Tracy McConkey, Meeker and Wright Special Education Cooperative (MAWSECO) Joint Powers Board-Richard Tormanen, Curriculum Advisory Committee-Mark Linder and Kevin Bjork, Minnesota School Boards Association (MSBA) Legislative Liaison-Mark Linder, Technology Committee-Richard Tormanen and Kevin Bjork, Certified Personnel Committee –Mark Linder, Kevin Bjork and Richard Tormanen, Classified Personnel Committee-Tracy McConkey, Irene Bender and Rebecca Clemen, Drug and Alcohol Committee – Rebecca Clemen, Schools for Equity in Education-Richard Tormanen and Irene Bender, Building Liaisons Dassel Elementary-Richard Tormanen, Cokato Elementary- Rebecca Clemen, Middle School-Irene Bender, High School-Kevin Bjork, Area Learning Center- Tracy McConkey, Community Education/ECFE –Mark Linder, The Edward H. Otto Partner in Public Education Award Committee Irene Bender, Kevin Bjork and Tracy McConkey, District Wellness Committee – Richard Tormanen and Irene Bender, DCRISC – Kevin Bjork, Trail Association – Irene Bender, District Crisis Team – Mark Linder and Irene Bender. Motion carried unanimously.
Motion by Clemen, seconded by McConkey authorizing Business Manager Tina Palmer, Bookkeeper Rebecca Zirk, Superintendent Jeff Powers and Principal Dean Jennissen be authorized to sign contingency and student activity accounts, account drafts, and that Principals Sandi Arndt, Brian Franklin and Debbie Morris and Administrative Secretaries Margaret Pokornowski, Kim Johnson, and Marlyce Erickson be authorized to sign contingency account and student activity account drafts for their buildings. Motion carried unanimously.
Motion by Linder, seconded by Bender authorizing the Superintendent and Business Manager to invest available District funds according to District Policy 705 and that electronic fund transfers be authorized. Motion carried unanimously.
Superintendent Powers and Business Manager Palmer led a brief discussion about the fall of 2013 Operating Levy including elements to be considered as the board defines the levy amount.
Board Member Linder introduced the following resolution and moved its adoption:
RESOLUTION RELATING TO AUTHORIZATION AND USE OF FACSIMILE SIGNATURES BY SCHOOL DISTRICT OFFICERS AND PROVIDING FOR SURETY BOND FOR PROTECTION THEREOF,
BE IT RESOLVED by the School Board of Independent School District #466, as follows:
1. Pursuant to MN Stat. 47.41, the school board and the chairperson, clerk and treasurer thereof hereby authorize the school district depository banks to honor checks, drafts, warrants, warrant-checks and other orders on public funds bearing facsimile signatures of any of said officers and to charge the same to the account upon which drawn as fully as though those instruments bore the manually written signatures of any of said officers.
2. Pursuant to MN Stat. 47.42, the school board of said district approves the use of such facsimile signatures and hereby determines to insure the school district with an insurance company authorized to do business within the state in the amount of $100,000 in the form of a surety bond or otherwise against the loss of any public funds which may be withdrawn upon unauthorized use of such facsimile signatures and an officer of said school district shall not be personally liable for loss resulting from the use of any facsimile signature unless said loss occurs by reason of that officer’s wrongful act.
3. The clerk is hereby authorized and directed to furnish the school district depository with a copy of this resolution, and the school district officers and said depository are hereby authorized and directed to make the necessary arrangements for the use of facsimile signatures hereafter.
The motion for adoption of the foregoing resolution was duly seconded by member Clemen and upon vote being taken thereon, the following moved in favor thereof: Linder, Clemen, Bjork, Tormanen, Bender, McConkey and the following voted against: None
Whereupon said resolution was declared passed and adopted.
Member McConkey introduced the following resolution and moved its adoption:
RESOLUTION DIRECTING THE ADMINISTRATION TO MAKE RECOMMENDATIONS FOR REDUCTIONS IN PROGRAMS AND POSITIONS AND REASONS THEREOF.
WHEREAS, the financial condition of the school district dictates that the school board must reduce expenditures immediately, and
WHEREAS there has been a reduction in student enrollment, and,
WHEREAS, this reduction in expenditure and decrease in student enrollment must include discontinuance of positions and discontinuance or curtailment of programs, and
WHEREAS, a determination must be made as to which teachers’ contracts must be terminated and not renewed and which teachers may be placed on unrequested leave of absence without pay or fringe benefits in effecting discontinuance of positions,
BE IT RESOLVED, by the School Board of Independent School District #466, as follows:
That the School Board hereby directs the Superintendent of Schools and administration to consider the discontinuance of programs or positions to effectuate economies in the school district and reduce expenditures and, as a result of a reduction in enrollment, make recommendations to the school board for the discontinuance of programs, curtailment of programs, discontinuance of positions or curtailment of positions.
The motion for the adoption of the foregoing resolution was duly seconded by Member Linder and upon vote being taken thereon, the following vote in favor thereof: Bender, Tormanen, Bjork, McConkey, Linder, Clemen and the following voted against same: none
Whereupon said resolution was declared duly passed and adopted.
Motion by Bender, seconded by McConkey to continue the Russell A. Johnson Courtesy and Respect Award. Monthly awards are presented and a $300.00 annual award presented to a senior chosen from those students who have won the monthly award. Motion carried unanimously.
The board briefly discuss the 1/3/12 Legislative Forum attended by Superintendent Powers and Board Members Bjork, Bender, and Tormanen.
Being no further business the meeting adjourned at 8:03 PM.
Irene Bender, Clerk
Published in the Enterprise Dispatch Jan. 21, 2013.