City Council Minutes
  

August 6, 2018

The Tripoli City Council held a regular council meeting on Monday, August 6, 2018 at 7:00 p.m. in City Hall with Mayor Bernard presiding.  Also present were Angie Daniels, Dawn Bergmann, Derrek Sommerfelt, and Dave and Gina Gilson. 

Mayor Bernard called the meeting to order with roll call.  All council members were present.     

Motion Ladage second Nilges to approve the agenda.  AA MC.

Mayor Bernard asked for any public comments concerning items not on the agenda.  Mayor Bernard wished to thank the Tripoli Days committee for the hard work and another successful Tripoli Days celebration.  He also noted that there were a few citizens not happy that a NEICAC house will be built on the lot in the 500 block of South Main.  However, the process is too far along and a house will be built.  Derek Sommerfelt addressed the council on the tractor pull to be held on September 1st.  It will begin earlier at 5:00 p.m. and they are considering having a dance afterwards.  He will return to the next meeting when this item can be placed on the agenda. 

Motion Ladage second Shonka to approve the consent agenda consisting of:  minutes from council meeting on July 16, 2018.  AA MC.

Dave Gilson addressed the council on the letter he received revoking his UTV permit.  After a lengthy discussion, motion Eschweiler second Shonka to table this item until the next meeting when Chief Banks and Attorney Prendergast will be in attendance.  AA MC.

Dawn Bergmann gave an update on things going on with Parks and Recreation.  Lots of changes are happening at the pool.  Pavelec Construction will be updating the entry way with a new 6 x 8 enclosure, painting will be done in the bathrooms, the locks on the doors are being updated, Flaig Electric has replaced all the lights, swim lessons had over 70 kids and the board is considering the purchase of a new roller for the pool cover.  Travis Seehase, the new CPO, has been making many updates and getting all the equipment working.  Motion Carlson second Nilges to approve this report.  AA MC. 

Motion Carlson second Nilges to adopt Resolution 2018-9 approving the 2017-2018 Road Use Tax Report.  RCV:  Ayes – all, Nays – none.  MC.  Resolution is adopted.

Motion Eschweiler second Nilges to approve the 1streading of Ordinance 3-2018 Amending Time of Transfer Inspections for Chapter 92.11.  RCV:  Ayes – all, Nays – none.  MC.

Motion Eschweiler second Nilges to approve the 1streading of Ordinance 4-2018 Amending Time of Transfer Inspections for Chapter 96.09.  RCV:  Ayes – all, Nays – none.  MC.

Motion Eschweiler second Shonka to approve the 1streading of Ordinance 5-2018 Amending Provisions pertaining to Alcoholic Beverage Control.  RCV:  Ayes – all, Nays – none.  MC.

Motion Nilges second Shonka to approve the 1streading of Ordinance 6-2018 Amending Provisions pertaining to Cigarette & Tobacco Permits.  RCV:  Ayes – all, Nays – none.  MC.

Motion Eschweiler second Carlson to approve the 1streading of Ordinance 7-2018 Amending Provisions pertaining to Traffic Regulations.  RCV:  Ayes – all, Nays – none.  MC.

Motion Shonka second Carlson to adjourn.  AA MC.

Brendt Bernard - Mayor  

De Ann Lahmann, City Clerk 

 

Motion Carlson second Ladage to approve the consent agenda consisting of:  minutes from council meeting on February 19, 2018.  AA MC.

 

Mayor Bernard opened the public hearing on the 2018 – 2019 Budget.  No oral, written or electronic comments were received.  Motion Ladage second Nilges to close the public hearing.  AA MC. 

 

Motion Ladage second Carlson to adopt Resolution 2018-2 Approving the 2018 – 2019 Budget.  RCV:  Ayes – Ladage, Carlson, Nilges.  Nays – none.  Absent – Shonka and Eschweiler.  MC.  Resolution is adopted. 

 

Kelby Bergmann addressed the council on the renewal of the city’s insurance.  After discussion, motion Ladage second Carlson to accept the proposal from

Motion Nilges second Ladage to table the remaining items on the agenda because electricity was still not restored and the remaining people who were slated to be on the agenda were not present.  AA MC.

 

Motion Ladage second Nilges to adjourn.  AA MC.

 

 

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Brendt Bernard - Mayor  

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De Ann Lahmann, City Clerk 

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