City of Freeborn

City Council Regular Meeting Minute

October 16, 2019

Roll Call: Present:  Mayor: Ed Mosser; Council Members: Jim Beach, Dale Hedensten, Arik Matson, Pat Stenzel; City Clerk: Nicole LaFrance; Maintenance Operator: Bill Guggisberg;


Meeting was called to order by Mayor Mosser at 6:30 p.m.


Pledge of Allegiance was said


Motion was made by Matson to approve the September 18th, 2019 Regular Meeting Minutes —2nd by Beach—carried.


Public Comment: Vacation of Lake Street Resolution was discussed.


Motion was made by Beach to accept Resolution 2019-10 Vacating Portion of Lake Street – 2nd by Hedensten – carried.


Maintenance Report:  Guggisberg gave his monthly maintenance report. Spoke about Ron’s Plumbing for floor heat leak, located near or under township and corner of fire station. He’s been working with Reindal Electric for a different box for generator to plug in. Questioned DNR generator,  and offer back. Wayne Nelson is interested in the 1976 generator.


Unfinished Business: Delinquent water/sewer accounts were discussed. Resolution 2019-11 Authorizing Action Against Properties was tabled.


New Business: 306 Park Street transfer to Jim Steen. Housing Rehabilitation Loan balance from Marlene Steen.


Motion made by Matson to approve 2020 Liquor License for TB3’s -2nd by Stenzel – carried.


Motion was made by Beach to accept Resolution 2019-12 Donations for Park Equipment – 2nd by Hedensten – carried.


Motion made by Hedensten to accept and approve the Accounts Payable and Reconciliation Reports –2nd by Matson—carried.


Miscellaneous Items: City Clerk spoke about attend regional city clerk’s meeting being held in Albert Lea on Friday, October 25th.


Motion made by Beach to adjourn —2nd by Stenzel—carried.


-Nicole LaFrance

City Clerk-Treasurer