Proceedings of the Iola Village Board of Trustees, Monday, November 13, 2017, 6:00 p.m.
President Edler called the regular monthly meeting of the Iola Village Board of Trustees to order at 6:00 p.m. at the community center. President Edler made the open meeting statement that this meeting and all other meetings of this Board are open to the public. Proper notice has been posted and given to the press in accordance with Wisconsin Statutes so the citizenry may be made aware of the time, place and agenda of this meeting. Board members present; President Edler, Trustees Briquelet, Parks, Harper, Fenn, Murphy and Rasmussen. Others present; clerk Johnson, attorney Meagher, Tammie Jo Berg and Officer Field. President Edler led the Board in the pledge of allegiance.
Moved by Jim Rasmussen, seconded by Missy Fenn, to approve minutes of the last regular meeting of October 9 as written, motion carried.
Moved by David Harper, seconded by Pamela Parks, for the board to accept the police monthly statistical report as prepared by Chief Prahl, motion carried.
The monthly bills were presented to the finance committee for approval. The finance committee examined the bills and recommended that they be allowed. Moved by David Harper, seconded by Jim Rasmussen, that the recommendation of the finance committee be adopted and an order drawn on the treasury for the various amounts, motion carried.
Jim reported that the library expansion project is shooting for a Spring groundbreaking and that fundraising is progressing. The chamber/liaison report as presented by Tammie Jo Berg was distributed. The Village/School Taylor Field contract could be finalized by December. Glenn is in the process of trying to purchase a used sewer line jetter at an estimated cost of $8,500.00. A general discussion regarding several matters followed without any action being taken.
Motion to adjourn by Jim Rasmussen, seconded by Terry Murphy, motion carried, meeting adjourned.