January 4, 2022 Minutes

The Spillville City Council held the regular meeting at the Spillville City Hall at 6:00 PM. on Tuesday, January 4, 2022.  Mayor Straube called the meeting to order with the following councilmen present Schmitt, Backes, Wermers, Kelsay  and Taylor. Absent, none.

Motion by Schmitt, second by Wermers to approve items on the consent agenda as follows.

  1. Approval of minutes of previous meeting
  2. Claims
  3. City Finance Reports

Roll call vote: unanimous. Motion Carried.

Roman Lensing was present to discuss the Summer Music Series and the Music Festival. He is trying to get bands willing to play for the money collected for the music series with the city paying for the band for the Independence Day Celebration on July 2nd. Tentative dates for the summer series are Sunday, June 5th, Saturday June 18th, Sunday July 17th and Sunday, August 14th. Sunday events are 2-6 and Saturdays 7-11.

Motion by Kelsay, second by Taylor to hire Suzanna Craft as the Bily Clocks Museum manager at a rate of $15.00 per hour. Roll call vote: unanimous. Motion Carried.

Discussed 2023 budget and SW Recreation.

A special meeting will be held Thursday the 13th at 6 to discuss the water project.

Motion by Backes, second by Schmitt to set the public hearing for the Max Property Tax Levy for February 1, 2022 at 6 pm. Roll call vote: unanimous. Motion Carried.

Committee Appointments – Tabled.

Received the committee reports.


Meeting Adjourned 7:32
Attest: Joane Kulish, City Clerk


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