Village of Altona Village Board met Dec. 5.
Here is the minutes provided by the board:
The board meeting was called to order on Thursday, December 5th, by President Derrick Appell. Boardmembers present: President: Derrick Appell, Treasurer: Mark Compton, Clerk: Kelly Scott and Trustees: DaleGrawe, Shirley Kistler, Keith Holland, Nick Morris, Brian DeVito and Ryan West. Public present: Members of “The Press”, and 7 guests.
Minutes approved from November 7th, 2019 meeting with motion to approve by Dale and 2nd by Brian. AllAyes.
Payment of bills approved for December 2019 was motioned by Keith and 2nd by Nick. Ayes: Dale, Shirley, Keith,Nick, Ryan and Brian. Passes: 6-0
Financial report was reviewed by Mark Compton. Interfund transfer from Corp checking to Refuse - $500.00
Public Comment: NoneOld Business
Code Book Revision: Nuisance Review & Other Ordinances: Still in progress
Employee Payroll & Benefits:
Dale motioned a 3% raise for Jason effective November 2019, Ryan 2nd the motion. Ayes: Dale, Shirley,Keith, Nick, Brian and Ryan. Passes: 6-0
Nick motioned a $100.00 gift card at Cenex as a Christmas bonus to Jason, 2nd by Keith. Ayes: Dale,Shirley, Keith, Nick, Brian and Ryan. Passes 6-0
R.O.W.V.A. to use Altona Ball Diamond:New Business:
Announcements were read by Derrick:
Cenex Hometown Express
– Steve Thompson owner of Cenex discussed the upcoming sale of Cenex. The newowner should take possession Mid December.Committee Reports
Ward Street & S. Station Street Drainage: Would like to get started as soon as possible
Update on Playground containment system: This has been completed.
Tree Removal: Still in progress.
Adjournment: Keith motioned to adjourn at 7:31 p.m. and Ryan 2nd the motion. All Ayes. The next scheduled meeting will be Thursday, January 2nd, 2020