Town of Oulu
Special Board Meeting
October 22, 2020 ~ 7:30 p.m. – 8:57 p.m.
Town Hall

The October 22, 2020 Town of Oulu Special Board Meeting was called to order at 7:30 p.m. at the Town Hall by Chair Sandra Rantala.

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

Contamination on town property by REI Engineering, Inc.:

Discussion was held on the continuing obligations and residual contamination on town property by REI Engineering, Inc.  Motion by Hamilton, second by Rantala to send a letter to REI Engineering, Inc. and the Dept. of Natural Resources based on the town board’s discussion stating the Town Board is not willing to assume responsibility for the continuing obligation of contamination from the Harry Pudas property, and the Town Board does not feel it is appropriate to financially obligate the Town of Oulu taxpayers to potential liabilities. Absent:  Nieder. Motion carried unanimously by voice vote.

Resignation of town board supervisor:

Motion by Hamilton, second by Rantala accept Klaus Nieder’s resignation as town board supervisor, with regrets, effective November 1, 2020. Absent:  Nieder. Motion carried unanimously by voice vote.

Adjournment:

Motion by Rantala to adjourn.  Meeting adjourned at 8:57 p.m.

Respectfully Submitted,

Diana Reijo, Clerk