Township Board Meeting Minutes October 2021


CALL TO ORDER:   Supervisor Jay Fish called the Regular Board meeting to order at 6:00 P.M. at the Arvon Township fire hall on October 4, 2021.

ROLL CALL OF MEMBERS PRESENT: Jay Fish-Supervisor, Krystal Eliason-Treasurer, Lisa Marinich-Clerk, Robert Janda-Trustee , Chris Walmhoff-Trustee.

MINUTES APPROVAL: Wahmhoff motioned, seconded by Janda to approve the September 13, 2021 minutes.  All in favor, motion passed.

AGENDA APPROVAL: Eliason motioned, seconded by Wahmhoff to approve the agenda.   All in favor, motion passed.


OLD BUSINESS:  Paul Putnam presented a packet to the township board on behalf of the Michigan State University Extension Baraga Co. program. 

NEW BUSINESS:  Marinich will put an ad in the paper for bids on plowing of the access site and the Skanee park. 

Leslie Elmblad was present at the meeting to let the board know what a wonderful job Jerry Hollon did on the clean-up of the stumps at the cemetery.  After discussion, Marinich motioned, seconded by Janda to approve an extra $500.00 for Jerry Hollon for all his hard work.  All in favor, motion passed.                                         


MAIL CALL:  The Kallio Fund donated $2,000.00 towards the cemetery.  

TREASURER’S REPORT: Eliason gave the monthly Treasurer’s Report.  General Fund-$296,253.72 Ambulance/EMT Fund-$18,449.95 Fire Fund-$223,777.20 Liquor Fund-$919.94, Road Fund-$70,271.81.  Wahmhoff motioned, seconded by Marinich to approve the Treasurer’s Report.  All in favor, motion passed.      

BILL APPROVAL:  Eliason motioned, seconded by Janda to approve the bills.   All in favor, motion passed.                                                                                                                                                                        

NEXT MEETING DATE:   The next meeting date will be November 1, 2021 at 6:00 P.M. at the Fire hall.

ADJOURN: Marinich motioned, seconded by Eliason to adjourn at 6:30 P.M.  All in favor, motion passed.

Lisa M. Marinich/Arvon Township Clerk