Town of Oulu
Regular Board Meeting
September 9, 2020 ~ 6:45 p.m. – 7:15 p.m.
Town Hall

 

The Town of Oulu regular board meeting was called to order by Sandra Rantala, chairperson at 6:45 p.m. at the Town Hall.

Roll call:

Members present: Jonathan Hamilton, Sandra Rantala, Diana Reijo, clerk, and Marjorie Lahti, treasurer.  Absent:  Klaus Nieder.

Approval of agenda:

Motion by Hamilton, second by Rantala to approve the agenda as printed and posted. Absent:  Nieder. Motion carried unanimously by voice vote.

Consent agenda:  

Motion by Hamilton second by Rantala to approve the consent agenda as amended:

  • Approve general fund vouchers 13155-13173, ACH 450-453
  • Minutes of the August 12, 2020 regular board meeting and August 25, 2020 highway committee meeting

Abseurer’s Report:  – General – $98,664.37    Tax Account $2,692.06

New Business:

Propanent:  Nieder. Motion carried unanimously by voice vote.

Treas Pre-Buy:

Motion by Rantala, second by Hamilton to pre-buy 3,000 gallons of propane at $1.14 per gallon.  Absent:  Nieder. Motion carried unanimously by voice vote.

Annual Road Map Certification:

Motion by Hamilton, second by Rantala to compare the road map to the last year’s and if comparable to approve the map as presented.  Absent:  Nieder. Motion carried unanimously by voice vote.

Snowplowing Regulations/Fees:

Motion by Rantala, second by Hamilton to maintain the current fee of $75 per driveway if paid before October 31, 2020 and $100 if paid after November 1, 2020.  Absent:  Nieder. Motion carried unanimously by voice vote.

Road maintenance/cemetery/park report:

  • Culvert on Laine Road has been replaced
  • Gravel was added to the turn around on Pudas Road
  • Bridge rail was repaired
  • Airport Road Project will begin the last week of September

Set dates for next meeting/s:

  • Regular board meeting scheduled for October 14, 2020, at the town hall, beginning at 6:45 p.m.
  • Open Books scheduled for October 24, 2020
  • Adjourned Board of Review meeting scheduled for October 31, 2020, at the town hall

Adjournment:

Motion by Rantala, second by Hamilton to adjourn.  Meeting adjourned at 7:15 p.m.

Respectfully Submitted,

Diana Reijo, Clerk