Minutes from the March 29, 2007 regular board meeting

  • Visitors
    1. The Board recognized Mr. Robert Hand and Mr. Gary Toubeau of Midwest Energy and Mr. Rex Watson of the Ashley Group. They explained plans for the building of facilities to produce ethanol and bio-diesel fuels. Also explained was a proposal to construct barge and rail facilities. The proposed location would be off South Cameron Lane near the river within Hollis Township. No action was needed by the Board at this time.
  • Building-Grounds-Equipment
    1. The Board discussed the expired contract with Classy Grass and if this contract should be renewed, if the road district employees should service the grounds around the township hall or to offer this project to other sources. It was decided to offer this project to other sources.
  • Road Business
    1. The Road Commissioner gave an update on the present road district crew.
    2. The Road Commissioner stated he is meeting with a representative from Hollis Grade School and one from Hollis Park District and exploring a possible grant for sidewalks. The locations for this project will follow.
    3. The Road Commissioner also informed the Board that new paperwork had to be filled out and re-submitted for grant reimbursement for the Dec. 1st, 2006 snow and ice storm.
  • New Business
    1. A motion was made, seconded and approved for the appointment of Mr. Jack D. Rendleman as a trustee for the Tuscarora Fire Protection District for a three year term.
    2. A motion also was made, seconded and approved for the agenda for the annual town meeting to be held April 10th, 2007.
Author: 
Roger Hostetter, Sr.