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9/12/17 Minutes



September 12, 2017


The September 12, 2017 Board of Supervisors’ Meeting was called to order by Vice-Chairman Jerry Pohlman at 7:35PM at the Crane Lake Chapel Fellowship Hall with the Pledge of Allegiance recited by those in attendance including: Supervisors Butch Eggen and Jerry Pohlman; Treasurer Traci Bak; Clerk Jo Ann Pohlman; and 3 members of the community.  Supervisor Jim Janssen arrived at 7:40PM.





Additions to the Agenda:  There were none.


Minutes – A motion was made by Butch, supported by Jerry, to approve the minutes of the 8/8/17 Board of Supervisors’ Meeting.   All voted in favor and the motion carried.


Treasurer’s Report –The August Cash Balances were read and the bills were presented as follows:  Costin Group – $1,316.34; Lake Country Power – $356.91; CLVTB – $22,982.38; S.E.H. – $750.00; St. Louis County Public Works Dept. – $80.00 & $250.00; and Payroll – $749.42.  A motion was made by Jerry, supported by Butch, to approve the Treasurer’s Report as read and the payment of bills.  All voted in favor and the motion carried.


The Clerk presented the correspondence.  The correspondence was received as read and will be placed on file and acted upon as required.





Vice-Chairman Jerry turned the meeting over to Chairman Jim.


Jacque Eggen Memorial Fund:  There was no report.


Costin Group Report:  There was no report.


VNP-Visitor Center/Campsite:  Chairman Jim reported that an appraiser for the Braaten property was selected and the appraisal should be completed by the end of September.


Frontier Internet:  Community members reported that their service continues to be up and down. The Board agreed that there was nothing more to discuss and that the item should be removed from the agenda.


ATV Use:  Bruce Beste was not present to report.  There will be a meeting tomorrow evening at Voyagaire Lodge.


Trails Report:  Community members and USFS employees will be working on the Herimann Lake Trail near the end of this week.


Land Use Project:  There was no report.  Butch will invite Andy Hubley to attend the October meeting.


IRRRB Voyageur Statue Work:  Bids for the project are in the works with a contractor being selected by October 1st.


Customs/Border Patrol:  There was nothing new to report.  Representatives will be invited to the October meeting for an update.





The October meeting date was changed to October 17th at 7:30PM.


Other New Business: None



Town of Crane Lake Meeting Minutes – September 12, 2017



Comments from Officers:  There were none.


Public Comments:  There were none.




Next Meeting:    Board of Supervisors’ Meeting, October 17, 2017 – 7:30PM, Fellowship Hall



There being no further business, the meeting was adjourned at 7:47PM.






Jo Ann Pohlman, Clerk                                                  Jim Janssen, Chairman












































This draft of the Crane Lake Township minutes has been posted solely for preliminary informational purposes.  Minutes are unofficial and subject to change until they have been approved by the Crane Lake Board of Supervisors.