Meeting Minutes

Township Meeting Minutes

August 14, 2013 Meeting MInutes


Wednesday, August 14, 2013

7:00 p.m.

Crystal Community Center

The meeting was called to order by Supervisor Johnston at 7:00 p.m. and followed by the Pledge of


Members Present: Chris Johnston, Ted Padgett, Curt McCracken and Jason Anderson, Bob Naumann.

Approval of Agenda: Motion by Naumann, supported by McCracken to approve the agenda with the

addition of item D under New Business; Salary/Contract for Greg Bellingar. Motion carried- all ayes.

Consent Agenda: Motion by Naumann, supported by Anderson to approve the Consent Agenda. The

following items were in the Consent Agenda:

Township Bills, Treasurer’s Report, Crystal/Duck Lake Sanitary Sewer Bills.

Motion carried- all ayes.

Reports: Reports were presented.

Correspondence: Monthly correspondence was presented.

Unfinished Business:


New Business:

BS&A Tax Hosting: Treasurer Padgett explained the service, allowing our taxes to be available online at

no cost to the Township of residents; banks and title companies would have to be a fee. The Board directed

Ted to proceed.

Goose Round-up Resolution: Motion by Naumann supported by McCracken to adopt Resolution

08142013 Round up of Canadian geese on Crystal Lake. Roll Call Vote: Anderson, AYE ; Naumann, AYE

;Padgett, AYE ; Johnston, AYE ; McCracken, AYE. Resolution adopted

Salary/Conrtact Greg Bellingar: Motion by Naumann supported by Padgett to accept the

recommendation of Sewer Administrator, Brundage to provide Greg Bellingar with a dollar an hour pay

increase (new rate $11.50 an hour) a $500.00 stipend for getting his L1 Certification and a 401K

(retirement) check for 5% of his gross yearly salary. Motion carried- all ayes.

Public Comment- Public was allowed time to make comments.

Adjournment- Motion by McCracken, supported by Padgett to adjourn the meeting at 7:41 p.m.

Thomas Marek