Proceedings_City of Edgemont January 7, 2020

Proceedings

City of Edgemont Common Council
Regular Meeting
January 7, 2020
Call To Order – Roll Call: Mayor Jerry Dibble called the regular meeting of the Edgemont Common Council to order at 7:00 P.M. on January 7, 2020, at Edgemont City Hall. Present were Council members, Roger Horton, Kimberly McDade, Carla Schepler, Jason Shook and John Sturgis. Robert Worden was absent.
The Pledge of Allegiance was stated.
Conflict of Interest for Council Members: No conflicts were heard.
Approval Of Agenda: Jason Shook made a motion to approve the January 7, 2020 agenda. Motion seconded by Roger Horton. Motion passed with unanimous vote.
Approval of Minutes: Carla Schepler made a motion to approve the December 17, 2019 minutes. Motion was seconded by John Sturgis. Motion passed with unanimous vote.
Committee Reports:
Law Enforcement – Thomas McMillan
Fire Dept – Dustin Aldrich
Animal Control – Dustin Aldrich
Public Works – Mayor Dibble stated that the crew has been busy with snow removal, sanding and a water break.
Mayor – Mayor Dibble discussed the possibility of allowing chickens since there has been a lot of inquiries, the water line is getting dug in at the new well and he would like to see a lot more clean up in town this year.
Public Comment: Dean Glenn stated that he would not be able to take on the Code Enforcement position at this time but would be willing to help where he can.
Approval Of Claims: Carla Schepler made a motion to approve the January 7, 2020 claims totaling $59,069.28. Motion seconded by John Sturgis. Motion carried with unanimous roll call vote.
Dec 18-Jan 6, 2020 Salaries: Mayor 400.00, Council 300.00, Administration 3376.03, Fire Dept 59.96, Buildings 63.93, Streets 5218.89, Airport 140.18, Cemetery 92.46, Park 107.99, Library 2064.91, Water 2079.39, Sewer 942.31, Garbage 971.52.
Total Salaries: $15,817.60.
Dec 18-Jan 6, 2020 Expenditures: EFTPS 4641.68 payroll taxes, ePath 493.15 sales tax, Micro Solutions 960.00 professional fees, SD Dept of Ag 100.00 recertification fees, USPS 148.40 postage, SDRS 1949.46 retirement, IUOE Local 49 3977.00 insurance, BH Energy 4942.14 electric, DENR 750.00 discharge permit, Dustin Aldrich 450.00 animal control, FR Auto 44.68 supplies, FR County 9583.33 law enforcement, GW Tech 100.00 professional fees, Hawkins 785.75 supplies, Hi-D-Way 598.43 propane, Lance Russell 476.55 attorney, Muth Electric 1386.83 professional fees, Rancher’s Feed 602.78 supplies, Regional Health 235.00 medical allowance – Dane, Sander Sanitation 4920.48 garbage, The Welding Shop 239.18 supplies, Verizon 106.92 cell phones, WRT 3875.67 professional fees, Dakota Pump 495.00 supplies, FR County Herald 135.13 publishing, Golden West 694.46 telephones, Kyle Kaiser 151.28 medical allowance, MidContinent Labs 20.00 testing, Red Wing Shoe Store 150.00 boot allowance – Kyle Kaiser, Custer-Fall River Landfill 238.38 landfill fees/permit.
Total expenditures: $43,251.68.
Old Business: No old business.
New Business:
Shedco – Bbb Grant: Carla Schepler made a motion to approve the Mayor to sign the pre-application for the BBB Grant. Motion was seconded by Kimberly McDade. Motion passed with unanimous roll call vote.
2020 Edgemont Volunteer Fire Dept Roster: Carla Schepler made a motion to approve the 2020 Edgemont VFD Roster as read. Motion was seconded by Roger Horton. Motion passed with unanimous vote.
2020 Library Volunteers: Carla Schepler made a motion to approve the 2020 Edgemont Public Library Volunteers as read. Motion was seconded by Jason Shook. Motion passed with unanimous vote.
City Hall Flooring Quote: Carla Schepler made a motion to approve the quote from Southern Hills Carpet in the amount of $12,554.72. Motion was seconded by Kimberly McDade. Motion passed with unanimous roll call vote.
Snow Plow: Jason Shook made a motion to approve the quote from Time Rental for the Meyer Snow Plow in the amount of $6043.95. Motion was seconded by Kimberly McDade. Motion passed with unanimous roll call vote.
2020 Wages/Salaries: Carla Schepler made a motion to approve the 2020 Wages/Salaries as read. Motion was seconded by Jason Shook. Motion passed with unanimous vote.
Executive Session Per Sdcl 1-25-2 (1,3 & 4) Personnel/Litigation/Contracts: Carla Schepler made a motion to enter into Executive Session at 8:02 p.m. Motion was seconded by Jason Shook. Motion passed with unanimous vote.
Returned to Regular Meeting at 8:29 p.m.
No action was taken.
Adjournment: Jason Shook made a motion to adjourn @ 8:30pm. Motion was seconded by John Sturgis. Motion carried with unanimous vote.
The next regular City Council meeting will be held January 21, 2020 at 7:00p.m.
Minutes Unapproved
Attest
/s/Jerry Dibble
Jerry Dibble, Mayor
Attest
/s/Karen S Cain
Karen S Cain, Finance Officer
Published once at the total approximate cost of $63.63
Published: Jan. 16, 2020

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