September 11, 2013 Meeting Minutes
CRYSTAL TOWNSHIP BOARD MEETING MINUTES
Wednesday, September 11, 2013
Crystal Community Center
The meeting was called to order by Clerk Naumann at 7:00 p.m. in the absence of Supervisor Johnston and
followed by the Pledge of Allegiance.
Members Present: Ted Padgett, Curt McCracken and Jason Anderson, Bob Naumann
Members Absent: Chris Johnston
Motion by Anderson supported by McCracken to have Naumann Chair the meeting. Motion carried- all
Public Comment: Three people in attendance had comments. The Board told Deb Powell representing
the DDA WinterFest Committee that they could use the gym and community room on February 8th 2014.
Approval of Agenda: Motion by Padgett, supported by McCracken to approve the agenda with the
Township Bills pulled out of the Consent Agenda. Motion carried- all ayes.
Consent Agenda: Motion by Anderson, supported by McCracken to approve the Consent Agenda.
The following items were in the Consent Agenda:
Treasurer’s Report, Crystal/Duck Lake Sanitary Sewer Bills.
Motion carried- all ayes.
Township Bills: Motion by McCracken supported by Anderson to pay the Township Bills. Motion
carried- all ayes.
Reports: Reports were presented.
Correspondence: Monthly correspondence was presented.
Bidding Township Services to include: Payment of Real and Personal Property Taxes: Motion by
Naumann supported by Anderson to include on all bids that proof of payment for personal and real
property tax would be required if your bid is accepted. Aye: Anderson, Naumann Nay: Padgett,
McCracken Motion failed
Motion by Padgett supported by Naumann to include on all bids that proof of payment for personal and
real property tax or proof of a payment plan would be required if your bid is accepted. Aye: Padgett,
Naumann Nay: Anderson, McCracken Motion failed
New Computer for Treasurer: Motion by McCracken supported by Naumann to allow the purchase of
an HP laptop at a price of $541.00. Motion carried- all ayes.
DDA: It was agreed that Pam Greenhoe, representing the DDA, can have a key to the Community center
and office so that she can update the LED Sign. Motion by Naumann supported by Anderson to accept
the recommendation of the DDA to have David Wight serve a two year term on the DDA. Motion carriedall
Parking Lot Repair: Motion by Padgett supported by Naumann to have Roger fill the hole with crushed
concrete and to have the Clerk contact the Road Commission for asphalt patch. Motion carried- all ayes.
Sewer Employee Evaluations: Administrator Brundage told us that he completed the evaluations fro Kevin
Loomis, Judy Stockwell and Greg Bellingar. Brundage also explained that he misinformed the Board last
month, Greg is currently getting $11 an hour not $11.50. Motion by Anderson supported by Padgett to
accept the recommendation of Sewer Administrator, Brundage to provide Greg Bellingar with a $.50 an
hour pay increase (new rate $11.50 an hour). Motion carried- all ayes.
Public Comment- Public was allowed time to make comments.
Adjournment- Motion by Anderson, supported by McCracken to adjourn the meeting at 8:25 p.m.