La Farge Village Board Meeting Briefs

January 14, 2019

  • President Greg Lawton called the meeting of the Village Board to order at 6:30 p.m.  Roll call was taken with board members Lawton, Delores Sandmire, Aaron Appleman, Cheryl Purvis, Reggie Nelson and Frank Quinn present.  Absent was Terry Jensen.

  • Verification of meeting publishing and posting was given.

  • Quinn moved.  Appleman seconded to approve the previous meeting minutes. (Carried)

  • Correspondence:  Received a $500 donation from the Lions Club to go to the 2018 Fireworks display.

  • No Public Comment.

  • Utility business: Public Works Manager Wayne Haugrud gave a report for the past month.

  • No old business.

  • To keep eligible for FEMA grant programs, Quinn moved, Purvis seconded to approve the resolution " Adopting the Vernon County Multi-Hazards Mitigation Plan  2018-2022".  Carried.

  • According to federal guidelines, the village is higher than the 51% for LMI guidelines.  CDA has offered to survey the village for $2,000 to see if we can get under this number to open doors for grants.  Sandmire moved.  Purvis seconded to approve the contract with CDA for the survey.  (Carried)

  • Purvis moved, Quinn seconded to approve the engagement letter for audit and accounting services from Johnson Block & Company, Inc. for the year ending 12-31-2018.  (Carried)

  • Police report/update:  Chief Brown was on a call and uable to attend.

  • Reviewed committee reports.

  • Quinn moved, Appleman seconded to approve payment of the bills.  (Carried).

  • Quinn moved, Sandmire seconded to adjourn. (Carried).  Adjourned at 6:49 p.m.

Kimberly Walker, Village Clerk/Treasurer