Helena Township Board Meeting
June 11, 2009
The meeting was called to order at 7pm, by Supervisor Wagner. The pledge of allegiance was said. Present: Rice, Frank, Wagner, Teague, Gurr.
Motion to approve agenda with changes by Gurr, support Rice, all in favor.
Public comment: none.
Motion to approve minutes of May 14th meeting by Teague, support Gurr,
all in favor.
Treasurer’s report: Library May beginning balance $ 82,493.16
Ending balance 5-31-09 $ 74,835.50
Total asset availability $ 136,623.03
Helena Township May beginning balance $ 352,987.14
May ending balance $ 322,744.62.
Motions to approve as presented by Wagner support Frank, all in favor.
Presentation of bills: May in addition Township $ 7,299.85
June Township $ 26,152.71
Speakers: Jay Jacobs, Consumer Energy, motion to approve
renewal of contract for Electric Franchise by Gurr, support by Wagner,
roll call vote: Rice-yes, Frank-yes, Teague-yes, Gurr-yes, Wagner-yes,
Peg Comfort, motion by Gurr to approve new conditions of demo
project at Valleau Landing, support by Rice, all in favor.
Communications: MTA principals of Governance to be signed by
board members and displayed in township office.
Historical marker location at the Depot, motion by Gurr to approve
Historical Society’s choice for placement, support by Wagner, carried.
E-mail from B. Bockstahler was read by Rice, concerning annual
cleanup, she read letter of response. Sheriff’s report.
Committee reports: Zoning report by Molby, Planning Commission by
Gurr, Ambulance by Teague.
Old business: none.
New business: D. Reck from Helena Township Library Board reported
their board has voted to hire a bookkeeper.
Announcements: MTA conference in Gaylord was attended by 3 elected
officials of the Helena Township board, lots of information received.
Additional public comment: Lilac bushes are planted across public access,
motion by Rice to give 30 day notice for removal, support Teague, carried.
Motion to pay bills by Gurr, support Teague, carried.
Meeting adjourned at 8:30pm.
V. Ferol Frank,
Helena Township Clerk