Fall River County Weed & Pest Board Meeting
June 3, 2021 Minutes
The Fall River County Weed and Pest Board meeting was called to order by Vice president John Sides at 2:10 p.m. June 3, 2021 at the Fall River County South Annex. Attending members were Bob Novotny, Wayne Hageman, Joe Faulkenberg, and Nina Steinmetz. All motions unanimous unless otherwise stated. Motion to approve the agenda was made by Joe F. and seconded by Wayne H. Motion to approve last set of minutes was Joe F. and seconded by Bob N.
Old Business: New hire, Abbey Reis was introduced to the Board. Abbey will be spraying weeds and coordinating the mosquito surveillance and fogging.
Results from the bid opening from the commissioner meeting earlier in the day, approved the selling of the surpluses 4-wheeler to Bob Novotny for $1,513.00.
The District 4 Spring Training was held May 26, 2021 in Rapid City. Ray Palmer, Abbey Reis, and Nina Steinmetz were able to attend.
New Business: We are still waiting on one more possible grant opportunity for the landowners.
Right-of-way spraying has begun. We have completed groundwork of bridges and auto gates.
Mosquito trapping will start the second week in June with traps set up in Hermosa, Buffalo Gap, Oelrichs, Hot Springs, Angostura Campground, and Edgemont.
Tuesday, June 8th,2021 the Department of Ag will be delivering biological control agents for Dalmation Toadflax.
The next meeting will be July 1, 2021 at 2:00 PM at the South Annex. Meeting was adjourned.
Nina Steinmetz, Secretary
Published once at the total approximate cost of $22.05
Published: June 17, 2021