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Summary of the May 19 Redwood County Board meeting

  • Approved the agenda; May 5th minutes; bills.
  • Recognized Vicki Knobloch and Rob Hillesheim for 15 years of service, Julie Senst for 30 years of service and Dennis Groebner for 5 years of service to Redwood County.
  • Approved the Auditor-Treasurer consent agenda items: Cash Balance Report; Investment Summary; Budget Reports; and April 2020 Disbursements.
  • Hanson presented the April 2020 jail population.
  • Approved the State of MN, DNR Amendment #2 to the Lease Agreement.
  • Approved the NoWaitInside Business Associate Agreement.
  • Approved the purchase of (15) Office 365 licenses at $127/license.
  • Awarded SAP 064-601-015 and SAP 064-701-026, CSAH 1 and 101 Overlay Projects to Duininck, Inc.
  • Approved LBRP Grant Agreement and resolution with MnDOT in the amount of $195,108.00 for SAP 064-598-023, CR 57 Bridge replacement.
  • Forsberg presented summary of the annual financial need to sustain Redwood County’s road and bridge system.
  • Forsberg presented the 2019 annual road and bridge report for review by the Board of Commissioners.
  • Approved $5,000.00 Emergency Loan Applications from Uptown Auto, Knott’s Corner, R & J Carpentry, Maas Dairy Farm and Mind, Body, Spirit Wellness Center.
  • Awarded bid for Plum Creek Park accessibility trail to Lamberton Construction in the amount of $52,000.00.
  • Approved the annual Lake Laura Dam Report.
  • Approved the MN Snow Riders Grant Application with the State of Minnesota.
  • Adopted Resolution for Redwood County to act as the legal sponsor for an application for funding to the State of MN DNR managed by MN Valley Snow Riders.
  • Approved the SW MN Workforce JPA.
  • Approved the Safely Return to Work Policy.
  • Discussed the 2021 Preliminary budget and directed Departments to budget a 0% increase.
  • Acknowledged the resignation/retirement of Lorraine Henning and authorized to post for the position of PT Custodian in the Maintenance Department.
  • Authorized to post for the position of Deputy Sheriff upon the anticipated resignation in the Sheriff’s Department.
  • The Resolution and Letter of Support for a federal Build Grant Application was removed from the Agenda as Session was closed with no legislation for a bonding bill at this time.  
  • Adjourned at 10:49 a.m.

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