Mayor Mueller called the meeting to order and asked the Council to review the consent agenda. Petrzilka moves, Jensen seconds to approve the consent agenda with the exception of the Ernco, Inc. from the
Kari Wockenfuss reported for the
Sharon Pasco, Marian Johnson and Betty Heard all addressed the council on issues concerning a new baseball/softball field for the city. Mayor Mueller had spoken to the ball association and Ash Grove regarding this matter since the last meeting. The most feasible solution would be to add another ball field at the current Ash Grove location. Council member
Ernco, Inc. had presented a change order for the
Petrzilka moves, Jensen seconds to approve to pay the change order from Ernco, Inc. for the
Petrzilka moves, Behrns seconds to approve a special designated liquor license for Good Times on
Brody Newville and Gavin Siebrass addressed the council on the possibility of a skateboard park in the city park. They made several suggestions; using the tennis court, putting up “skate at your own risk” signs, using grants for funding, charging to use the park, and making the ramps removable. They also stated that the park could be used for bikes and rollerblades as well as skateboards. There was a lengthy discussion regarding the options. Brody and Gavin thanked the council for their consideration and said if it’s not possible at this time to please consider later. Mayor Mueller asked the young men to draw a design and do some research regarding costs.
Southeast Nebraska Development District (SENDD) membership and dues were discussed. The payment was tabled until the next meeting and the clerk will research the benefits of membership.
Care Center Board appointment has been tabled until the next meeting.
There were no reports from the sheriff, fire or rescue.
Dan reported for water, wastewater and streets. The crew is currently working on laying the water line behind the school. They have also been working on the Paving District alley project. The sewer line needs to be reworked before they can finish that project. Dan updated the council on the summer schedule. He also stated that he has started working on the budget.
Petrzilka moves, Jensen seconds to adjourn the meeting at Motion carried by unanimous roll call vote.
I, the undersigned clerk, hereby certify that the foregoing is a true and correct copy of the proceedings had and done by the Mayor and City Council of Louisville. To the best of my knowledge, the agenda was kept continually current and available for public inspection; and the minutes were in written form and available for public inspection within 10 working days. The minutes are published in summary form. Upon request a complete copy is available at City Hall.