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January 2021 Minutes

REGULAR MEETING OF THE CHIPPEWA TOWNSHIP BOARD

MEETING HELD VIRTUALLY THROUGH ZOOM

January 4, 2021

Supervisor Smith called the meeting to order at 7:00 p.m.

Present: Rob Smith, Fran Ash, Kathy VanderKolk, Michelle Quakenbush, Gail Huber

PREVIOUS MINUTES

Motion by Quakenbush, supported by Huber, to approve minutes of Dec. 7, 2020.
Motion carried.

TREASURER'S REPORT

Motion by Ash, supported by Huber, to approve the treasurer’s report of Jan. 4, 2021 balance of $1,812,616.92 and overall balance of $2,392,585.62.
Roll call vote—Yes: Smith, Ash, VanderKolk, Huber, Quakenbush; No: None.
Motion unanimously carried.

PUBLIC COMMENT (AUDIENCE PARTICIPATION)

No comments.

UNFINISHED BUSINESS

BLIGHT OFFICER
Huber stated that Will Bailey is still interested in the blight officer position. He recently had surgery and is waiting for his doctor to release him.

NEW BUSINESS

ZONING ADMINSTRATOR – TIM BEBEE
ZA Bebee gave his report. There is one single-wide trailer and three double-wide trailers left on the Wing Rd. parcel. All others have been removed. The parcel can be divided into six parcels with a private road which will be compliant with township ordinances.

PAY THE BILLS

Motion by Quakenbush, supported by Huber, to pay the bills.
Roll call vote—Yes: Huber, Ash, Quakenbush, VanderKolk, Smith; No: None.
Motion unanimously carried.

OTHER

VanderKolk asked the Board if some of the funds in the Fifth Third bank should be reinvested and perhaps some of the money from the general fund. Bebee stated his wife is a licensed financial planner and she might be willing to meet with VanderKolk and look into investment possibilities.

ADJOURNMENT

Motion by Huber, supported by VanderKolk, to adjourn.
Motion carried.
Meeting adjourned 7:28 pm.

Fran Ash
Chippewa Township Clerk