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New public notices published in the issue of May 29, 2017
CITY OF DASSEL
PUBLIC NOTICE
The Dassel City Council is taking applications to fill the seat of one (1) council member for a term which expires December 31, 2018. Application can be picked up at Dassel City Clerk’s Office, 460 3rd Street, Dassel, MN or online at www.dassel.com. Applications will be accepted until Friday, June 9, 2017 at noon. Interviews will be conducted by the City Council on Wednesday, June 14, 2017. The appointment will become effective June 19, 2017.
Terri Boese
City Clerk/Treasurer
City of Dassel
Published in the Enterprise Dispatch May 29 and June 2, 2017.

Public Hearing
ZONING AMENDMENT
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Cokato Planning & Zoning Commission, Wright County, Minnesota will conduct a public hearing on Monday, June 12, 2017 at 6:00 p.m. or as soon thereafter as possible in the council chambers at Cokato City Hall, 255 Broadway Ave S, Cokato, Minnesota 55321, to consider amending the city’s zoning ordinance to allow churches as a conditional use within the R1- Residential zoning district. A draft of the proposed ordinance is available for public review at City Hall.
Persons wishing to be heard regarding this request will have an opportunity to do so at the public hearing. Written comments may be submitted any time prior to the Planning & Zoning Commission meeting. Send comments to: City of Cokato, PO Box 1030, 255 Broadway Ave S, Cokato, MN 55321.
Annita M. Smythe
City Administrator
Published in the Enterprise Dispatch May 29 and June 2, 2017.

Public Hearing
Site Plan Review
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Cokato Planning & Zoning Commission, Wright County, Minnesota will conduct a public hearing on Monday, June 12, 2017 at 6 p.m. or as soon thereafter as possible in the council chambers at Cokato City Hall, 255 Broadway Ave S, Cokato, Minnesota 55321, to consider a request for Site Plan Review for construction of a new commercial building to be located on Swendra Blvd.
Persons wishing to be heard regarding this request will have an opportunity to do so at the public hearing. Written comments may be submitted any time prior to the Planning Commission meeting. Send comments to: City of Cokato, PO Box 1030, 255 Broadway Ave S, Cokato, MN 55321.
Annita M. Smythe
City Administrator
Published in the Enterprise Dispatch May 29 and June 2, 2017.

CITY OF COKATO
ORDINANCE NO: 2017-02
Re-adoption of Pool Ordinance
The City Council of the City of Cokato, Minnesota ordains as follows:
A public hearing to consider the re-adoption of the city’s Pool Ordinance was held before the Cokato Planning & Zoning Commission on Monday, May 8, 2017, at which time the Commission recommended adoption.
The City Council therefore ordains that the city’s Zoning Ordinance codified in Title XV: Land Usage is hereby amended to add the Pool Ordinance as outlined in the attached document.
This ordinance shall be effective immediately upon its passage and summary publication, which is hereby authorized by the City Council.
Adopted by the Cokato City Council, Wright County, Minnesota this 8th day of May, 2017.
/s/ Gordy Erickson, Mayor
Attest:
/s/ Andrew Carlson, City Clerk
Published in the Enterprise Dispatch May 29, 2017..

UNOFFICIAL SCHOOL BOARD MINUTES I.S.D. #466, BOARD OF EDUCATION
6:00 PM REGULAR BOARD MEETING, APRIL 24, 2017
DASSEL-COKATO BOARD ROOM
In partnership with our communities, Dassel-Cokato Public Schools will provide all learners opportunities designed to maximize their potential and promote lifelong learning.
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, April 24, 2017.
Clemen called the meeting to order at 6:00 PM.
The following members were present: Clemen, Colberg, Sangren, Nelson and Bender. The following were absent: Aho
The meeting began with the pledge of allegiance.
Motion by Nelson, seconded by Bender, accepting the agenda as presented. Motion carried unanimously.
Greg Haataja, son of Steven and Laura Haataja, received the Russell A. Johnson Courtesy and Respect Award
Motion by Bender, seconded by Nelson, approving payment of bills as presented including payroll, hand payables and contingency totaling $1,965,494.35. Motion carried unanimously. (A complete list of bills is available from the District Office for review.)
Curriculum Advisory Committee (CAC) Report: None
MAWSECO Report: Written
Community Education Report: None
Business Manager’s Report: Business Manager Palmer reported expenditures are in line with budget through the end of the tenth month of the fiscal year and reviewed the investment report with the board.
DCRISC – None
SEE – Written
Student Representative’s Report – Academic and Activities Update
Superintendent’s Report – Budget reductions and the propane filling station
Motion by Nelson, seconded by Sangren, approving all consent items, which included approval of the minutes from the March 11, 2017 Special Board Meeting, March 13, 2017 Special Board Meeting, March 27, 2017 Regular Board Meeting, March 30, 2017 Special Board Meeting and April 10, 2017 Special Board Meeting. Approval of the wire transfers made on March 28th for $200,000, March 31st for $800,000, and April 13th for $825,000. Personnel items: Approval of a lane changes for Amanda Berg from BA+75 to MA and for Kayla Blommer from BA+15 to BA+45, Approve resignation/retirement of Pat Kusler as a Cokato Elementary teacher effective the end of the school year (6/5/2017), Approve resignation of Laurie Jackson as a Type III van driver effective 4/19/2017, Approve resignation of Connie Johnson as a CDL driver effective 4/28/2017, Approve employment of Bonnie Nikula as a substitute Type III van driver effective 4/19/2017, Approval of up to 12 weeks FMLA Leave for James Martinson beginning 3/27/17 to 6/19/17, Approval of up to 8 weeks FMLA Leave for Ann Luethmers beginning approximately 9/13/17. Acceptance of Donations From Dairy Queen - $276 to Dassel Elementary, From Dairy Queen - $276 to Cokato Elementary, From B&P Drywall & Construction – $500 to the baseball program, From Holt Motors, Inc. - $100 to the baseball program, From Cokato Motor Sales, Inc. - $100 to the baseball program, From Perennial Bank - $200 to the baseball program, From DCL Boys Swim Boosters - $590.50 for boys swim team suits, From DC Music Boosters, Inc. - $6,684 for Drumline coach salaries, From DC Football Boosters - $5,720 for a 5-man sled for the football program, From DC Music Boosters - $198.80 to the Drumline program for gloves, From DC Music Boosters - $500 to the Drumline program for mallet sticks, From DC Basketball Association - $860 to the boys basketball program. Motion carried unanimously.
Member Bender introduced the following resolution and moved its adoption:
RESOLUTION RELATING TO THE TERMINATION AND NONRENEWAL OF THE TEACHING CONTRACTS OF Joe Kinzer, Lisa Danielson, Linda Sederstrom, Melissa Weckwerth, Kayla Blommer, Kari Jorgenson and Eric Pokornowski, PROBATIONARY TEACHERS.
WHEREAS, Joe Kinzer, Lisa Danielson, Linda Sederstrom, Melissa Weckwerth, Kayla Blommer, Kari Jorgenson and Eric Pokornowski, are probationary teachers in Independent School District No.466.
BE IT RESOLVED, by the School Board of Independent School District No. 466 that pursuant to Minnesota Statutes 122A.40, Subdivision 5, that the teaching contracts of Joe Kinzer, Lisa Danielson, Linda Sederstrom, Melissa Weckwerth, Kayla Blommer, Kari Jorgenson and Eric Pokornowski, probationary teachers in Independent School District No.466, are hereby terminated at the close of the current 2016 - 2017 school year.
BE IT FURTHER RESOLVED that written notice be sent to said teachers regarding termination and non-renewal of their contract as provided by law, and that said notice shall be in substantially the following form:
NOTICE OF TERMINATION AND NON-RENEWAL
Mr./Ms. ________________________
Dear Mr./Ms. _____________________
You are hereby notified that at a regular meeting of the School Board of Independent School District No. 466 held on April 24, 2017, a resolution was adopted by a majority vote to terminate your contract effective at the end of the current school year. Said action of the board is taken pursuant to Minn. Stat. § 122A.40, Subd. 5.
Yours very truly,
SCHOOL BOARD OF INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT NO. 466
/s/ Clerk of the School Board
The motion for the adoption of the foregoing resolution was duly seconded by Colberg and upon vote being taken thereon, the following voted in favor thereof: Bender, Colberg, Clemen, Nelson, Sangren and the following voted against the same: None, whereupon said resolution was declared duly passed and adopted.
Motion by Nelson, seconded by Sangren, approving the Pre K - 12 Special Education Curriculum. Motion carried unanimously.
Member Colberg moved the adoption of the following resolution:
RESOLUTION CANVASSING RETURNS OF VOTES OF SCHOOL DISTRICT SPECIAL ELECTION
BE IT RESOLVED by the School Board of Independent School District No. 466, State of Minnesota, as follows: 1. It is hereby found, determined and declared that the special election of the voters of this school district held on April 18, 2017, was in all respects duly and legally called and held. 2. As specified in the attached Abstract and Return of Votes Cast, at said election a total of 1464 voters of the school district voted on the question of authorizing the issuance of school building bonds for a school acquisition and betterment program (SCHOOL DISTRICT QUESTION 1), of which 725 voted in favor, 739 voted against the same, and there were 0 completely blank or defective ballots related to this question. Said proposition, having not received the approval of at least a majority of such votes, is hereby declared to have failed. 3. The clerk is hereby directed to certify the results of the election to the county auditors of each county in which the school district is located in whole or in part and to the Commissioner of Education. The motion for the adoption of the foregoing resolution was duly seconded by Member Bender and upon vote being taken thereon, the following voted in favor thereof: Bender, Clemen, Nelson, Sangren, Colberg and the following voted against the same: None, whereupon said resolution was declared duly passed and adopted.
Member Nelson introduced the following resolution and moved its adoption:
RESOLUTION FOR THE SELECTION OF GROUP HEALTH AND HOSPITALIZATION INSURANCE COVERAGE
WHEREAS, the School Board of Independent School District No. 466 has employees for whom the School Board needs to provide health and hospitalization insurance according to agreements with these employees;
WHEREAS, the School Board of Independent School District No. 466 has complied with the applicable Minnesota Statutes to request group health and hospitalization insurance coverage proposals, analyze such proposals, and select a provider for group health and hospitalization coverage insurance;
BE IT HEREBY RESOLVED, by the School Board of Independent School District No. 466 that the group health and hospitalization coverage for the period of October 1, 2017 through September 30, 2019 be purchased from Minnesota Service Cooperatives - Resource Training & Solutions per the terms of its proposal dated April 5, 2017. The Superintendent is authorized to enter into an agreement securing the group health and hospitalization coverage for School District No. 466 with Minnesota Service Cooperatives - Resource Training & Solutions according to the terms of its April 5, 2017 proposal.
The motion for the adoption of the foregoing resolution was duly seconded by Member Bender and upon vote being taken thereon, the following voted in favor thereof: Bender, Clemen, Nelson, Sangren, Colberg and the following voted against the same: None, whereupon said resolution was declared duly passed and adopted.
Motion by Sangren, seconded by Colberg, approving sale of the 2016-17 vocational house for $36,500 plus applicable Minnesota sales tax to Evan and Kristi Siltala. Motion carried unanimously.
Motion by Bender, seconded by Nelson, closing 8th Grade to open enrollment for 2017-18. Motion carried unanimously.
Principal Jennissen presented High School 101 to the board.
Chairman Clemen scheduled a special board meeting for May 1 to discuss the April 18 Bond results.
Being no further business, the meeting adjourned at 7:30 PM.
/s/ Chuck Nelson, Clerk
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Published in the Enterprise Dispatch May 29, 2017.

UNOFFICIAL SCHOOL BOARD MINUTES I.S.D. #466, BOARD OF EDUCATION
7:00 PM SPECIAL BOARD MEETING,
MAY 1, 2017 BOARD ROOM
In partnership with our communities, Dassel-Cokato Public Schools will provide all learners opportunities designed to maximize their potential and promote lifelong learning.
Pursuant to due call and notice thereof, a special 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, May 1, 2017.
Clemen called the meeting to order at 7:00 PM.
The following members were present: Aho, Clemen, Sangren, Colberg, Bender and Nelson. The following were absent: none.
The meeting began with the pledge of allegiance.
Motion by Nelson, seconded by Bender, approving the agenda as presented. Motion carried unanimously.
The board discussed the 4/18/17 failed bond referendum and how to move forward.
Being no further business, the meeting adjourned at 8:35 p.m.
/s/ Chuck Nelson, Clerk
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Published in the Enterprise Dispatch May 29, 2017.

UNOFFICIAL SCHOOL BOARD MINUTES I.S.D. #466, BOARD OF EDUCATION
6:00 PM SPECIAL BOARD MEETING,
MAY 8, 2017 BOARD ROOM
In partnership with our communities, Dassel-Cokato Public Schools will provide all learners opportunities designed to maximize their potential and promote lifelong learning.
Pursuant to due call and notice thereof, a special 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, May 8, 2017.
Clemen called the meeting to order at 6:00 PM.
The following members were present: Aho, Clemen, Sangren, Colberg, Bender and Nelson. The following were absent: none.
The meeting began with the pledge of allegiance.
Motion by Nelson, seconded by Aho, approving the agenda with the addition of Courtesy and Respect Winners. Motion carried unanimously.
Sara Lundeen received the Courtesy and Respect Award for January.
Dassel Elementary students gave a report to the board.
Elayna Markgraf received the Courtesy and Respect Award for February.
High School students gave a report to the board.
Superintendent Powers and Business Manager Palmer presented recommendations for reductions to the 17-18 budget totaling $332,353. The recommendation included: reductions to the general fund in supplies and library books; increasing activity fees by $20 per participant, moving $131,651 in general fund expenses to the Long Term Facilities Maintenance Budget, and moving $104,500 in general fund expenses to the Capital Fund. The recommendation was for two years anticipating an excess operating levy in the fall of 2018.
Business Manager Palmer presented the 17-18 Capital and Long Term Facilities Maintenance Budget for a first reading.
Being no further business, the meeting adjourned at 7:42 pm.
/s/ Chuck Nelson, Clerk
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Published in the Enterprise Dispatch May 29, 2017.