VILLAGE OF BRANDON
SEWER & WATER UTILITY
Minutes of a Monthly Meeting
Monday, August 14, 2017
Trustees of the Villageof Brandon, Fond du Lac County, Wisconsin met in the Village of Brandon Board Room on Monday, August 14, 2017.
President David Tarr called the meeting to order at 7:00 p.m. and presided. Clerk Corinne Vande Zande recorded the minutes of the meeting.
The following trustees were present: Kurt Krohn, Gwen Shoffner, Rick Peterson, Richard Vollbrecht and Mike Walgenbach.
The following were present in the audience: Librarian Christy Ross, Police Chief Tom Dornbrook, John Klosterman, Alex Zabel, Scott Vossekuil, Darold Strook, Charlene Strook, Milan Vande Zande and Mike Nolan.
The August 2017 payments (as attached) were approved by the Board on a motion by Trustees Krohn/Shoffner and unanimously passed on a roll call vote.
The financial reports as of August 14, 2017 were approved by the Board on a motion by Trustees Walgenbach/Vollbrecht and unanimously passed on a roll call vote.
The minutes of the July 10, 2017 utility meeting were approved by the Board on a motion by Trustees Shoffner/Vollbrecht. Motion passed on a voice vote.
Scott Vossekuil was present regarding the 1983 easement allowing the wastewater treatment plant ditch to run through his property. As allowed in the easement, Vossekuil is requesting the ditch be cleaned to allow for free flow of water and to prevent a dike. Mark Vossekuil owns the property on the opposite side of the ditch and should also be contacted regarding the project.
Vossekuil reported he purchased the Homan property which holds an easement with the Villageof Brandon. He is requesting the ditch be cleaned as provided for in the original easement from 1944. Vossekuil also stated the Village of Brandon has 5 clean outpipes on the property and suggested 1 of the pipes be cut and capped. Because Public Works Director, Vance Henning, was unable to attend the meeting, Walgenbach and Krohn suggested having a public works meeting to discuss these issues. Vossekuil asked to be notified of the meeting. Motion by Vollbrecht/Shoffner, unanimously passed on a voice vote, to defer to the Public Works committee.
No other business came before the Board. The Board adjourned at 7:32 pm on a motion by Trustees Tarr/Peterson and unanimously passed on a voice vote.