August 2022 Minutes

REGULAR MEETING OF THE CHIPPEWA TOWNSHIP BOARD

August 1, 2022

Clerk Ash called the meeting to order at 7:00 p.m.

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

PREVIOUS MINUTES

Motion by VanderKolk, supported by Huber, to approve regular meeting minutes of July 5, 2022.
Motion carried.

TREASURER'S REPORT

Motion by Ash, supported by Quakenbush, to approve the treasurer’s report of August 1, 2022, balance of $2,166,079.08 and overall balance of $3,031,452.31.
Roll call vote—Yes: Huber, VanderKolk, Ash, Quakenbush; No: None.
Motion unanimously carried.

PUBLIC COMMENT (AUDIENCE PARTICIPATION)
None.

UNFINISHED BUSINESS
None.

NEW BUSINESS

ZONING ADMINSTRATOR – TIM BEBEE
Bebee gave the board copies of new ordinances for campgrounds, swimming pools, storm water management and a revised ordinance for self- storage. There will be a public hearing at the August 8th Planning Commission meeting.

BOARD OF REVIEW APPOINTMENT
Bob Ervin has resigned from the Board of Review.
Motion by Ash, supported by Huber, to appoint Kurt Fisher to replace Bob Ervin for the term ending 01/01/24.
Motion carried.

TRUST LAND
The township received notice that McCoy, McDonald and Walls parcels are being transferred into trust to the Saginaw Chippewa Indian Tribe. The township has 30 days to appeal.
Motion by Ash, supported by Huber, not to appeal the decision.
Motion carried.

BUDGET AMENDMENT
Motion by Ash, supported by VanderKolk, to move the $8000 from CPA 101-266-818.200 to Contracted Services Internal Audit 101-233-818.000.
Roll call vote—Yes: VanderKolk, Ash, Huber, Quakenbush; No: None.
Motion unanimously carried.

PAY THE BILLS

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

TOWNSHIP SIGNS
Motion by Ash, supported by Quakenbush, to purchase twelve “Welcome to Chippewa Township” signs at a cost of $1874.62 for labor, materials and installation.
Roll call vote—Yes: Huber, Quakenbush, Ash, VanderKolk.
Motion unanimously carried.

ADJOURNMENT

Motion by Ash, supported by VanderKolk, to adjourn. 
Motion carried.
Meeting adjourned at 7:23 pm.

 

Fran Ash
Chippewa Township Clerk