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New solar panels at New Dosey Township Town Hall added October 2011

Little Library for Cloverton
Weekenders Carole and Ron Hessler built this adorable Little Library for Cloverton. People can leave a book, then take a book to read.




March 8, 2010

Meeting called to order at 7:30 by Chair Dave Fornengo.  Also present were Supervisors Don Mishler and Dave Baker, Treasurer Vicki Elliott, and Clerk Fran Levings.

Motion by Dave Baker, second by Don Mishler, to approve the minutes of the regular meeting of February 8, 2010 as printed.  Carried.

Treasurer Vicki Elliott presented the treasurer’s report. (Attached to file copy of these minutes).  Fund Balances were:  General-$1307.28, Road & Bridge- $10,277.85, Cemetery- $263.63, Fire Protection- $150.68, Fire Hall- $309.07, Cartway-Proffit & Hanson- $1428.41, Savings- $7,000.00, CDs- $48,519.22.  Motion by Dave Fornengo, second by Dave Baker, to approve the treasurer’s report.  Carried.

Clerk Fran Levings presented the Claims List and the Net Payroll list for approval (Attached to file copy of these minutes.)  Motion by Don Mishler, second by Dave Fornengo, to pay these bills.

CLERK’S REPORT:  1. Dates to remember-             Mar. 9-            Annual Mtg & Election

Mar. 23- Bd. Of  Re-Organization

Mar. 27- Pine Cty Twp Ass’n Mtg

April 12- Bd. of Review 1 p.m.

April 12- Reg. Mtg.

  1. No bridges inspected this year.
  2. Sent letter to Pam Oslin, 911 coordinator naming the Kern Driveway as “Green Pine Lane”.
  3. Letters to Don Proffit and Jerry Hanson requesting a status report on their cartway petition.
  4. Asked permission to use town hall supplies for Garden Club sale on May 1st.  Asked permission to donate Garden Club monies to the Cemetery Fund of the township to be dedicated for use on the cemetery and town hall grounds. Permission granted for both requests. Name of cemetery fund will be changed to “Cemetery/Landscaping Fund”

ZONING REPORT:   1. Land use permit # 76 granted to Chad Seeley for an agricultural building.

OLD BUSINESS:      1. Clerk explained that in order for the budget to be entered into the CTAS program, she had to break down the budget figures into more definites accounts.  The dollar amount of each designation would remain unchanged.  She distributed copies of the revised budget for 2011.  Motion by Dave Fornengo, second by Don Mishler, to accept the amended budget for 2011.  Carried.

NEW BUSINESS:     1. Motion by Don Mishler, second by Dave Fornengo, to order a sign for the fire hall from M & R Signs, Fergus Falls, MN.  Carried.

  1. Consensus was to do a town roadside brushing project in July and to rent the equipment from Diamond Mowers, Sioux Falls, SD
  2. Chair Fornengo presented mailings he had received from (a) Green Lights Recycling (b) Dalco Janitorial Supplies, and (c) spring short courses hosted by the MN Ass’n of Townships.  No one plans to attend these courses.
  3. Road restriction concerns- Permission was granted to Todd

Elliott to haul wood on McDermott Creek Rd., but only to do so if road is frozen. Chair Fornengo will the Pine County Soil & Water District that Squib Creek was filled in by T & T Logging Company while they were logging on land off Hay Creek Rd.


  1. Chair Fornengo had a request from a person to view our archives materials.  He told the person to arrange a date and time with the clerk or with a supervisor.

Meeting adjourned at 8:34 p.m.

Respectfully submitted,

Fran Levings, Clerk

Also signed by the Chair _______________________–  Date _______________

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