Meeting Minutes

Regular Meeting Elkton City Council May 10, 2018 8:30 am                                                                            Budget Committee Meeting 8:45 a.m.                                                                                                                               State Revenue Sharing Meeting 8:45 a.m.

 

Meeting was called to order by Mayor Burke, Ryan Fall, Mike Hughes and Joan Smith were present. From the City Gary Trout, Linda Higgins and Linda Cereda.

 

Budget Committee:  Denise Bouchard, Marv Fredrickson, Mary Lou Mitchell, Sandra Ferguson and Tracy Fall

Minutes:  Joan moved to approve the minutes with corrections, Mike seconded. The motion carries 4:0 with yes votes by  Dan Burke, Joan Smith, Ryan Fall and Mike Hughes.

Bills:   Joan moved to approve the bills, Ryan seconded. The motion carries 4:0 with yes votes by  Dan Burke, Joan Smith, Ryan Fall and Mike Hughes.

Visitors: Budget Committee members; Marv Fredrickson, Denise Bouchard, Sandra Ferguson, Mary Lou Mitchell and Tracy Fall.

 Communication:  Letter from Bob Minges, Realtor for Lodge Hall. See B: Lodge Hall Update below

A. Public Works:  The grant to help pay for the Master Plan for the water plant is in the comment period. The turbidity meters at the water plant were installed in 2003, they are wearing out, Gary is looking into replacing them.

  1. Lodge Hall:  There continues to be interest in the Lodge Hall but no solid offers have been received.

C. City Logo/Signs:  Joan has spoken with Marsha Mello about designing a new logo for the City signs and she will get back to the Council when she has come up with something.

Budget Committee Meeting:

Linda Higgins explained the proposed Budget, Sandra Ferguson made a motion to approve the Budget with a  Tax Rate of  2.3277 per thousand, Tracy Fall seconded, Budget and Tax Rate passed as presented 9:0 with yes votes by Budget Committee members Tracy Fall, Mary Lou Mitchell, Sandra Ferguson, Denise Bouchard and Marv Fredrickson and by  Councilors Dan Burke, Joan Smith, Ryan Fall and Mike Hughes

State Revenue Sharing Hearing: No comments

 

Good of the order:

Being no further business the meeting was adjourned.